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ABOUT EFFA (European Freight Forwarders Association)

EFFA is a not for profit organisation based in England. We offer membership of a freight network

THIS POLICY

This policy is designed to explain the information we collect, how and why we collect it, when it will be used and who will use it

ABOUT PERSONAL DATA

Personal data relates to any living individual who can be identified from the data. As of 25th May 2018, in the European Union the processing of personal data is governed by the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR). At EFFA, we endeavour to treat everyone’s data in the same secure manner, wherever you are from

HOW WE COLLECT DATA

When you email us or complete an online enquiry on our website the information is collected and stored securely in our database and held by us, the Data Controllers

DATA WE COLLECT

Personal data collected is usually limited to your name, email address, telephone number, company details (if applicable)

LEGAL BASIS - WHAT THE DATA IS USED FOR

Your personal data is used for Legitimate Interests to fulfil our obligations to you, which include:

Advertising your company’s services on www.effa.com and other advertising platforms

WHO CAN ACCESS YOUR DATA

Your data may be viewed by potential customers and may be used to advertise your services on other Freight Databases. Your details can also be viewed by our website developers

DATA RETENTION AND SECURITY

Data is retained for a period of seven (7) years after which it will be automatically removed

YOUR RIGHTS UNDER GDPR

Under GDPR you have a right to know what personal data we hold and also have a right for the information to be removed

You can make a request by email to info@effa.com or by mail to EFFA, Unit 17 Brook Industrial Estate, Bullsbrook Road, Hayes, Middlesex UB4 0JZ