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Work Claims Bureau is a trading style of JPS Walker Solicitors Limited which is a limited company registered at 8 Trumpet Street, Manchester, M1 5LW under registered number 10213017. Authorised and Regulated by the Solicitors Regulation Authority, SRA number 632313.
JPS Walker Solicitors Ltd (collectively referred to as ”JPS Walker”, “we”, “us” or “our” in this privacy notice) is a law firm, specialising in niche areas of litigation.
Your privacy is important to JPS Walker. We are committed to ensuring that your privacy is protected. Should we ask you to provide certain information by which you can be identified when using this website, then you can be assured that it will only be used in accordance with this privacy statement.
JPS Walker is the controller and responsible for your personal data. We have an appointed Data Protection Officer, who is responsible for overseeing any queries to this privacy notice. If you have any questions relating to this notice, please use the following contact details: Data Protection Officer, JPS Walker, 8 Trumpet St, Manchester, M1 5LW
JPS Walker may change this policy from time to time by updating this page. You should check this page from time to time to ensure that you are happy with any changes. This policy is effective from 25 May 2018.
Our website may contain links to other websites of interest. However, once you have used these links to leave our site, you should note that we do not have any control over that other website. Therefore, we cannot be responsible for the protection and privacy of any information which you provide whilst visiting such sites and such sites are not governed by this privacy statement.
Personal data, or personal information, means any information about an individual from which that person can be identified. It does not include data where the identity has been removed (anonymous data).
We may collect, use, store and transfer different kinds of personal data about you which we have grouped together follows:
We also collect, use and share Aggregated Data such as statistical or demographic data for any purpose. Aggregated Data may be derived from your personal data but is not considered personal data in law as this data does not directly or indirectly reveal your identity. For example, we may aggregate your Usage Data to calculate the percentage of users accessing a specific website feature. However, if we combine or connect Aggregated Data with your personal data so that it can directly or indirectly identify you, we treat the combined data as personal data which will be used in accordance with this privacy notice.
We collect your data by the direct action of you entering your identity and contact data on the contact forms located on our website. Filling in our forms, corresponding with us by post, phone, email or any other method of communication.
We may also receive data about you from third party sources. This may include analytical data from providers such as Google, Facebook and Twitter.
Personal data will also be obtained from health providers, defendants, employers, insurers and other third parties involved in the course of running your litigation.
We only use your personal data for legitimate and lawful reasons. Our main reasons form use of your personal data is;
We have put in place appropriate security measures to prevent your personal data from being accidentally lost, used or accessed in an unauthorised way, altered or disclosed. In addition, we limit access to your personal data to those employees, agents, contractors and other third parties who have a business need to know. They will only process your personal data on our instructions and they are subject to a duty of confidentiality.
We have put in place procedures to deal with any suspected personal data breach and will notify you and any applicable regulator of a breach where we are legally required to do so.
We will only look to retain your personal data for as long as is necessary, for the purpose it was collected for, including satisfying any legal, accounting or reporting requirement. After which we may destroy your data without further notification to you.
Different types of personal data will require different data retention periods. For example, an initial enquiry about our services will not be retained for as long as a client file, after the conclusion of our contract. Specific data retention periods can be obtained by contacting our Data Protection Officer on the contact details above.
Under certain circumstances, you have rights under data protection laws in relation to your personal data.
You have the right to:
If you wish to exercise any of the rights set out above, please contact us on the details above. You will not have to pay a fee to obtain any of your personal data. Once your request has been received we will respond to you within 30 days. Where possible, we will try to respond to you sooner. However, there may be circumstances where the request may take longer. If this is likely to happen we will be in touch to advise.
We will not sell personal information to third parties unless we have your permission or are required by law to do so. If you have opted to do so we may use your personal information to send you promotional information about third parties which we think you may find interesting if you tell us that you wish this to happen.
You may request details of personal information which we hold about you under the General Data Protection Rules. If you would like a copy of the information held on you please write to FAO Data Protection Officer, JPS Walker Solicitors, 8 Trumpet Street, Manchester, M1 5LW or Email FAO of the Data Protection Officer to email@example.com
If you believe that any information we are holding on you is incorrect or incomplete, please write to or email us as soon as possible, at the above address. We will promptly correct any information found to be incorrect. You
You have the right to make a complaint at any time to the Information Commissioner’s Office (ICO), the UK supervisory authority for data protection issues (www.ico.org.uk). We would, however, appreciate the chance to deal with your concerns before you approach the ICO so please contact us in the first instance.
We use a number of different cookies on our site. If you do not know what cookies are, or how to control or delete them, then we recommend you visit http://www.aboutcookies.org/ for detailed guidance.
Strictly necessary: to fit this category, the cookie must be “related to a service provided on the website that has been explicitly requested by the user”. Obvious cases include access to protected areas. The Firm also includes cookies which remember previously entered text so it is not lost if the page refreshes.
Performance based: Includes analytics, advertising and Pay Per Click cookies in this category – provided they only store anonymous data and cannot therefore be used for behavioural targeting of ads.
Examples of relevant cookies used include: Google Analytics, Facebook, Instagram.
Third Party Cookies
We use analytic cookies to understand how our site is being used. This measures the number of visitors and tells us how they navigate the site.
Also, if you use one of the share buttons on the website, a cookie may be set by the service you have chosen to share content through.
JPS Walker does not control the dissemination of these cookies and this tool will not block cookies from those websites. You should check the relevant third party website for more information about these.