Privacy Policy

Barnes Equestrian Privacy Policy

This privacy policy will explain the personal data Barnes Equestrian collects when you visit our website and how we use that data. Please remember that you may opt out of such data collection methods by clicking “No” in the cookie collection notice when visiting the site.

Topics included in this document:

What data do we collect?

How do we collect your data?

How will we use your data?

How do we store your data?

What are your data protection rights?

What are cookies?

What types of cookies do we use?

How to manage your cookies

Privacy policies of other websites

Changes to our privacy policy

How to contact us

How to contact the appropriate authorities

What data do we collect?

Barnes Equestrian collects the following data:

Personal identification information* (Name, email address, phone number etc)

Facebook name and profile photo

Google Analytics information

Mail Chimp information (name, email address)

*May be through the use of the websites contact form as well as other analytical and tracking tools.

How do we collect your data?

The data collected by Barnes Equestrian is mostly provided by you by visiting our website, through the use of web cookies. This information can then be used in a variety of ways outlined in How will we use your data.

Personal Identification Information

Contact Form: When contacting Barnes Equestrian via the contact form online, your name, email address and any other information you give us will be collected and used to respond to you back. We do not use this information for any other reason nor do we share or sell it.

Email, text, phone call: When using these methods of contact, your information may be retained in order to get back to you. This may be email address, name and phone number. We do not share this information and we do not sell it.

Facebook Chat Bot

The Facebook chat bot is a convenient way to contact Barnes Equestrian on Facebook directly from our website. The chat bot does retain your name and profile picture. This information is used to show Barnes Equestrian leads* from Facebook.

*A lead shows us who visited the website.

Google Analytics

With Google Analytics, when a user visits a webpage, non-identifying information is collected from you, by Google. This information is NOT available to Barnes Equestrian. We can not identify you personally.

Google Analytics enable us to see how many people visit our website, how long they spend on each page and allow us to see returning visits. Barnes Equestrian cannot personally identify anybody from the use of Google Analytics. Google may use this information in other ways and associate it with targeting ads.**

Facebook Pixel

The Facebook Pixel is a small pixel that allows Facebook to track its users on our website. The information collected can then be used by Barnes Equestrian to target ads towards you using Facebook.

Mail Chimp

When signing up to the Barnes Equestrian newsletter using Mail Chimp, you allow Barnes Equestrian and Mail Chimp access to your email address and your name (if provided.)***

* Data collected by Facebook may be used in other ways by Facebook. Barnes Equestrian has no control over how Facebook use data collected from you for their own services.

** Data collected by Google may be used in other ways by Google. Barnes Equestrian has no control over how Google use data collected from you for their own services.

*** Data collected by Mail Chimp may be used in other ways by Mail Chimp. Barnes Equestrian has no control over how Mail Chimp use data collected from you for their own services.

How will we use your data?

Any data shared with Barnes Equestrian will be used in the following ways:

Contacting you – First and foremost, any information you provide to contact us will be used to get back to you. We may retain name, email or number for convenience of contact but we won’t ever use or share this private information in any other way.

Marketing – To better understand the demographics of those interacting with Barnes Equestrian. This allows us to more specifically target ads we run elsewhere online.

Understanding website usage – The tracking tools we use will help us understand how you use our website, how long on what pages and allow us to better understand how we can improve on our website.

Assessing the success of ad campaigns – The analytical tools we use will allow us to view traffic from Google and Facebook to better determine the success of any advertising we may take.

Mail Chimp Newsletter – If you sign up for the Mail Chimp newsletter, you may receive occasional email from Barnes Equestrian. You may unsubscribe at any time.

How do we store your data?

Barnes Equestrian stores your data securely online via the analytical and tracking tools we use for our website.

Any and all data shall be retained for a period of one year before being removed from our records.

What are your data protection rights?

Barnes Equestrian believes in transparency. It’s important for you to be aware of all your data protection rights. Every user is entitled to the following:

The right to access: Every user has the right to access the personal data being retained. You may request this data at any time. You may be charged a small fee for the processing of this data.

The right to rectification: If you believe data is incomplete or inaccurate, you reserve the right to correct or complete the data we hold.

The right to erasure: You have the right to request that data being held about you be erased under certain conditions.

The right to restrict processing: You have the right to request that Barnes Equestrian restrict the processing of your data under certain conditions.

The right to object to processing: You have the right to request that Barnes Equestrian stop the processing of your data under certain conditions.

The right to data portability: You have the right to request that Barnes Equestrian transfer your collected data to another organisation or to you under certain circumstances.

If you have a request, we have a period of one month to respond to you. If you’d like to exercise any of these rights, please contact Barnes Equestrian via:

Phone: 085 120 4749

Email: info@barneseq.com

Write to us: Barnes Equestrian, Rackavra, Ballymore, Mullingar, Westmeath. N91 V389

What are cookies?

Cookies are text files that are placed on your computer. These files allow us to collect and log information and visitor behaviour. When you visit Barnes Equestrian, we may collect information about you and your usage of our website via cookies or similar technology.

For further information please visit allaboutcookies.org

How do we use cookies?

Cookies will be used to better understand how you use our website.

What type of cookies do we use?

Our website uses:

Advertising cookies: Our company uses these cookies to collect information about your visit to our website; the content viewed, links followed and other information such as browser, device and IP address. This data is mostly collected via the analytical tools mentioned above in the document (Facebook and Google.) That information may be used by them to target advertising or other ways.

How to manage your cookies

You can tell your browser to not accept cookies and can also remove cookies from your browser. The website above can give you more information on how to do this.

Privacy policies of other websites

Barnes Equestrian can at times link to other websites. The privacy policy on the Barnes Equestrian website only applies to this website. For information on privacy policies applied to sites that are linked to on the Barnes Equestrian webpage, please find them on the websites in question.

Changes to our privacy policy

The Barnes Equestrian privacy policy may be updated periodically. This is to ensure we keep up to date with EU laws and regulations regarding consumer data and to ensure that the policy reflects our beliefs. Please check back periodically to ensure the policy is up to date.

This policy was last updated 05/02/2020

How to contact us

Email us: info@barneseq.com

Call us: 085 120 4749

Write to us: Barnes Equestrian, Rackavra, Ballymore, Mullingar, Westmeath. N91 V389

How to contact the proper authority

Should you wish to report a complaint or feel as though Barnes Equestrian has not addressed your concern in a satisfactory manner, please contact The Office of the Information Commissioner at:

Address: 6 Earlsfort Terrace, Dublin 2, D02 W773

Email: info@oic.ie

Phone: +353-1-639 5689

Website: https://www.oic.ie