ACCESSIBILITY STATEMENT

Gurooo.com is fully committed to ensuring its website is accessible and inclusive for all its users, whether you use a text browser, screen reader or other assistive technologies. In order to achieve this, our site is in compliance with the guidelines provided by the W3C Accessibility Initiative.

We have worked hard to make this site accessible to everyone and to ensure a better experience for all users and all technologies. However, maintaining an accessible website is an ongoing process and we are continually working to improve the site for all users. Should you have any comments or questions about the accessibility of this site, please contact us. We welcome your constructive feedback.

Contents

  1. Design standards
  2. Text resizing
  3. Access keys

Design standards

The design standards below apply throughout our website.

Text resizing

The modern browsers we support (Firefox 3.6 and later, Internet Explorer 7 and later, Chrome (latest version) and Safari 4.x and later) feature in-built accessibility tools, including zoom and text-resizing.

You can change the text size or adjust the page zoom in your browser by following these instructions:

  • PC / Internet Explorer 7:

From the menu bar underneath the search field, select Page and point to Text size

  • PC / other browsers:

Increase page zoom: Hold down the CTRL key and press + Decrease page zoom:

Hold down the CTRL key and press –

  • Mac / all browsers:

Increase page zoom: Hold down the Commandkey and press + Decrease page zoom: Hold down the Command key and press –

Access keys

These can be accessed in the following way:

  • PC: hold down Alt
  • Mac: hold down Ctrl
  • Firefox 2: hold down Alt and Shift

Then press one of the keys listed below:

‘s’ to jump to the content
‘0’ to jump to the site navigation
‘4’ to jump to the site search
‘8’ to see our terms and conditions
‘c’ to jump to the comments (where comments are available).

PRIVACY AND COOKIE POLICY

This Policy applies as between you, the User of this Website and Gurooo.com the owner and provider of this Website. This Policy applies to our use of any and all Data collected by us in relation to your use of the Website.

1.Definitions and Interpretation

In this Policy the following terms shall have the following meanings:

“Data” means collectively all information that you submit to the Gurooo.com via the Website. This definition shall, where applicable, incorporate the definitions provided in the Data Protection Act 1998;
“Cookie” means a small text file placed on your computer by this Website when you visit certain parts of the Website and/or when you use certain features of the Website.   Details of the cookies used by this Website are set out in Clause 12;
Gurooo.com means Gurooo Technologies Limited, a company registered in England & Wales, at the Cardiff office of Companies House, under Company Number 09449641, of registered office 111 Piccadilly, Manchester, United Kingdom, M1 2HY;
“UK and EU Cookie Law” means the Privacy and Electronic Communications (EC Directive) Regulations 2003 as amended by the Privacy and Electronic Communications (EC Directive) (Amendment) Regulations 2011;
“User” means any third party (including, without limitation, those seeking the services of Gurooos and those providing such services) that accesses the Website and is not employed by Gurooo.com and acting in the course of their employment; and,
“Website” means the website and any sub-domains of this site unless expressly excluded by their own terms and conditions.

2.Scope of this Policy

This Policy applies only to the actions of Gurooo.com and Users with respect to this Website. It does not extend to any websites that can be accessed from this Website including, but not limited to, any links we may provide to social media websites.

3.Data Collected

Without limitation, any of the following Data may be collected by this Website from time to time:

3.1           name;

3.2           date of birth;

3.3           gender;

3.4           job title;

3.5           profession;

3.6           contact information such as email addresses and telephone numbers;

3.7           demographic information such as post code, preferences and interests;

3.8           financial information such as credit / debit card numbers;

3.9           IP address (automatically collected);

3.10        web browser type and version (automatically collected);

3.11        operating system (automatically collected); and,

3.12        a list of URLs starting with a referring site, your activity on this Website, and the site you exit to (automatically collected).

4. Our Use of Data

4.1           Any personal Data you submit will be retained by Gurooo.com for a period of six (6) months after closure of your account with us.

4.2           Unless we are obliged or permitted by law to do so, and subject to clause 5, your Data will not be disclosed to third parties. This does not include our affiliates and / or other companies within our group.

4.3           All personal Data is stored securely in accordance with the principles of the Data Protection Act 1998. Fore more details on security see Clause 11 below.

4.4           Any or all of the above Data may be required by us from time to time in order to provide you with the best possible service and experience when using our Website. Specifically, Data may be used by us for the following reasons:

4.4.1      internal record keeping;

4.4.2      improvement of our products / services;

4.4.3      transmission by email of promotional materials that may be of interest to you;

4.4.4      contact for market research purposes which may be done using email, telephone, fax or mail. Such information may be used to customise or update the Website.

5. Third Party Websites and Services

5.1           Gurooo.com may, from time to time, employ the services of other parties for dealing with matters that may include, but are not limited to, payment processing, delivery of purchased items, search engine facilities, advertising and marketing. The providers of such services have access to certain personal Data provided by Users of this Website.

5.2           Any Data used by such parties is used only to the extent required by them to perform the services that Gurooo.com requests. Any use for other purposes is strictly prohibited. Furthermore, any Data that is processed by third parties shall be processed within the terms of this Policy and in accordance with the Data Protection Act 1998.

6. Links to Other Websites

This Website may, from time to time, provide links to other websites. Gurooo.com has no control over such websites and is in no way responsible for the content thereof. This Policy does not extend to your use of such websites. Users are advised to read the privacy policy or statement of other websites prior to using them.

7. Changes of Business Ownership and Control

7.1           Gurooo.com may, from time to time, expand or reduce our business and this may involve the sale and/or the transfer of control of all or part of Gurooo.com. Data provided by Users will, where it is relevant to any part of our business so transferred, be transferred along with that part and the new owner or newly controlling party will, under the terms of this Policy, be permitted to use the Data for the purposes for which it was originally supplied to us.

7.2           In the event that any Data submitted by Users is to be transferred in such a manner, you will not be contacted in advance and informed of the changes. When contacted you not be given the choice to have your Data deleted or withheld from the new owner or controller.

8. Controlling Use of Your Data

8.1           By continuing to use the Website, you tacitly consent to our use of your personal data for any business-related purpose, including (but not limited to):

8.1.1      use of Data for direct marketing purposes; and

8.1.2      sharing Data with third parties.

9. Your Right to Withhold Information

9.1           You may access certain areas of the Website without providing any Data at all. However, to use all features and functions available on the Website you may be required to submit certain Data.

9.2           You may restrict your internet browser’s use of Cookies. For more information see Clause 12.

10. Accessing your own Data

You have the right to ask for a copy of any of your personal Data held by Gurooo.com (where such data is held) on payment of a small fee which will not exceed the sum of FIFTY POUNDS (£50.00).

11. Security

Data security is of great importance to Gurooo.com and to protect your Data we have put in place suitable physical, electronic and managerial procedures to safeguard and secure Data collected via this Website.

12. Cookies

12.1        This Website may place and access certain first party Cookies on your computer. First party cookies are those placed directly by Gurooo.com via this Website and are used only by Gurooo.com. Gurooo.com uses Cookies to improve your experience of using the Website and to improve the range of products AND/OR services by our Gurooos. Gurooo.com has carefully chosen these Cookies and has taken steps to ensure that your privacy is protected and respected at all times.

12.2        By using this Website you may receive certain third party Cookies on your computer. Third party cookies are those placed by websites and/or parties other than Gurooo.com. These cookies are not integral to the services provided by the Website.

12.3        All Cookies used by this Website are used in accordance with current UK and EU Cookie Law.

12.4        By continuing to use the Website, you consent to the placing of Cookies on your computer or other device. By doing so, you are enabling Gurooo.com to provide the best possible experience and service to you. You may, if you wish, deny consent to the placing of Cookies under certain circumstances; however some features of the Website may not function fully or as intended.

12.5        Certain features of the Website depend upon Cookies to function. UK and EU Cookie Law deems these Cookies to be “strictly necessary”. These Cookies are shown below. Your consent will not be sought to place these Cookies. You may still block these cookies by changing your internet browser’s settings as detailed below.

12.6        You can choose to enable or disable Cookies in your internet browser. Most internet browsers also enable you to choose whether you wish to disable all cookies or only third party cookies. By default, most internet browsers accept Cookies but this can be changed. For further details, please consult the help menu in your internet browser.

12.7        You can choose to delete Cookies at any time however you may lose any information that enables you to access the Website more quickly and efficiently including, but not limited to, personalisation settings.

12.8        It is recommended that you ensure that your internet browser is up-to-date and that you consult the help and guidance provided by the developer of your internet browser if you are unsure about adjusting your privacy settings.

13.Changes to this Policy

Gurooo.com reserves the right to change this Policy as we may deem necessary from time to time or as may be required by law. Any changes will be immediately posted on the Website and you are deemed to have accepted the terms of the Policy on your first use of the Website following the alterations.