Privacy Policy

Introduction

Metal Tiger plc (“MTR”, “we”, “us”) needs to gather and use certain information about individuals. 

These can include customers, suppliers, business contacts, employees and other people the Company has a relationship with or may need to contact.

MTR has developed this Data Protection Policy to explain all our reasonable precautions to keep any personal data ("Data") secure. This website may include hyperlinks to third-party websites, which are completely beyond the control of MTR. This Data Protection Policy only applies to this website and MTR is not responsible for the content of the privacy practices of third-party websites.

This Data Protection Policy may be updated without notice. We therefore invite you to return to this Data Protection Policy from time to time in order to familiarise yourself with any changes.

This policy applies to MTR’s Head Office and all branches; all staff, interns and volunteers of MTR; and all contractors, suppliers and other people working on behalf of MTR.

Data protection law

This policy conforms to the EU General Data Protection Regulation (“GDPR”) in force as of 25 May 2018.

Why this policy exists

This data protection policy ensures MTR:

  • Complies with data protection law and follows good practice;
  • Protects the rights of staff, customers and partners;
  • Is open about how it stores and processes individuals’ data;
  • Protects itself from the risks of a data breach.

Data security

We undertake to take all reasonable steps to prevent your Data from being seen by third parties. We will only disclose your Data to other third parties if required to do so for legal or regulatory purposes.

Controlling continued compliance

Processes are in place for storing personal data, obtaining consent, providing a citizen’s access to personal data and ensuring that the data is held securely and data risks are regularly assessed.

Processing of data by MTR

MTR does not actively collect personally identifying Data from this website except when specifically, and knowingly provided by you. While you browse our website, some information may be recorded passively. We do log your internet protocol ("IP") address for purposes of administrating or compiling demographic information and of monitoring usage and performance of this website. We make use of tracking technology ("Cookies") to gather such data as browser type and operating system, metrics, geographical location and understanding how visitors use this website. The recorded data is used anonymously. For more information about cookies, see our Cookies Policy.

How long do we keep your information?

We will only hold your information for as long as necessary to fulfil the purposes for which it was collected, before making it non-identifiable or deleting it.

If you send us any ‘contact us’ messages, we will delete or de-identify these messages once we have finally satisfied your query.

If you choose to unsubscribe from a service, we may keep a ‘suppression list’ containing your details so we know you have unsubscribed.

Acceptance

By visiting this website, communicating with us and submitting your personal data to this website, you acknowledge and agree to our processing of personal data in this way and to the terms of this Data Protection Policy.

Your rights and contact

You have the right to request from MTR as controller, access to and rectification or erasure of, your Data or object processing of the same. You may also at any time withdraw a given consent to the processing of your data. 

To exercise such rights or in case of any question relating to this Data Protection Policy, please contact us at +44 (0) 20 7099 0738 or visit our website at: https://www.metaltigerplc.com/index.php/contact and use the contact form on that webpage.

Limitation of Liability

You agree that in no event will MTR or its affiliates have any responsibility or liability in connection with this Site for any loss or damages, whatsoever, whether based on contract, negligence or other legal basis without limitation, direct, indirect, special, punitive, exemplary or consequential damages or other damages (including, without limitation, damages for harm to business, loss of information or programs or data, loss of savings, loss of revenue, loss of goodwill) arising from or in connection with the use or access or any inconvenience, delay or loss resulting from your use or inability to use the Site or any other site you access or link from this Site or from any actions we may take or fail to take as a result of electronic mail message you send us.

ANY LEGAL ACTION BY YOU RELATED TO OR ARISING OUT OF THIS SITE OR THE CONTENT MUST BE BROUGHT WITHIN 12 MONTHS OF THE CAUSE OF ACTION FIRST ARISING.  IF, FOR ANY REASON, MTR IS FOUND LIABLE, YOU AGREE THAT THE MAXIMUM AMOUNT THAT YOU MAY RECOVER, IN AGGREGATE FOR ANY AND ALL CLAIMS AGAINST MTR, IS £10.00.  YOU HEREBY WAIVE ANY RIGHT TO PARTICIPATE IN ANY CLASS ACTION OR HAVE A TRIAL BY JURY FOR ANY MATTER, DISPUTE, PROCEEDING OR ACTION ARISING OUT OF, OR RELATED TO, THIS AGREEMENT.

Governing law

This Data Protection Policy is governed by and construed in accordance with the substantive laws of the United Kingdom. You agree to submit any dispute arising out of your use of this website to the exclusive jurisdiction of the courts of the United Kingdom.

For further information, see our Terms of Use – following.

This policy was approved by the Board of Metal Tiger plc on 23 May 2018.