We may change this policy from time to time and without notice, so please check this page every so often to ensure that you’re happy with any changes. By using our website you’re agreeing to this policy.
Any questions regarding the policy and our privacy practices should be sent by email to email@example.com.
Who we are.
We’re Generation Logistics, an industry funded and Government-backed awareness and careers initiative for the logistics sector. Generation Logistics is a campaign name operated by Logistics UK and the Chartered Institute of Logistics and Transport UK. Our website address is generationlogistics.org.
The Data Protection Officer is HY Solicitors, who acts on behalf of Logistics UK, and can be contacted at DPO@wearehy.com. Please reference Generation Logistics in the subject line of the email.
What information is collected through this website?
We use Google Analytics to track users to this site. This does not collect individual data which could identify individuals such as name or email address but this does collect I.P. addresses and location details.
We only collect individual personal data from our Get In Touch form and our mailing list sign-up form such as name, email address and regional location.
How and why do we use this data?
We will use the data from opt-in forms to send relevant marketing communications and anyone can opt-out from these emails at any time. Generation Logistics has multiple partners and sponsors involved in the campaign who have a genuine and viable interest in those who are subscribing to our content. However, to avoid the possibility of over-contact by companies associated with the campaign, email information will be securely disseminated on the partners’ and sponsors’ behalf to a schedule that is non-intrusive or could be considered as spam. The nature of this email information will be connected to the objectives of skills and recruitment and to share campaign news.
We use Google Analytics to track visitor traffic – how and when users visit our site. We are not able and don’t intend to market ourselves, or any clients, to any individual in this way. You can find their Global Terms of Service here.
We will also use our site visitor audience for remarketing our messages across websites and paid social ad campaigns.
What is our lawful basis to use personal data?
When you opt-in to our use of your personal data, you are providing us with your consent to do so, in accordance with Article 6(1)(a) of the UK GDPR (the retained EU law version of the General Data Protection Regulation ((EU) 2016/679)) (GDPR).
You can withdraw your consent at any time by contacting DPO@wearehy.com. Please reference Generation Logistics in the subject line of the email.
What rights do you have?
You have the following rights (these rights are subject to conditions and limitations and therefore might not be available in all circumstances):
• Right of confirmation as to whether personal data concerning you is being processed;
• Right of access to your stored personal information;
• Right to rectification of your personal data;
• Right to erasure (Right to be forgotten);
• Right of restriction of processing of personal data;
• Right to data portability;
• Right to object to the storage of personal data;
• Right not to be subject to automated individual decision-making which produces legal effects; and
• Right to withdraw consent to the processing of personal data.
You can exercise these rights at any time by contacting DPO@wearehy.com. Please reference Generation Logistics in the subject line of the email.
What cookies do we use?
We currently employ cookies for Google Analytics, Facebook, Snapchat and TikTok remarketing purposes.
We use this information to help us learn about our users and improve both our website and services, and to show you relevant information about the campaign and job opportunities in the Logistics sector.
You can choose to accept or decline cookies.
Most web browsers automatically accept cookies, but you can manually change your browser settings to decline cookies if you prefer.
Third party cookies
We use Google Analytics to help us see how visitors use our website – for example; which pages they look at and how long they spend on our website. No personal information is stored or tracked.
Do we share data with third parties?
Generation Logistics will not share personal data with any third party in a way that contravenes the GDPR. All marketing contact will be securely disseminated on partners’ and sponsors’ behalf to a schedule that is non-intrusive or could be considered as spam. The nature of this email information will be connected to the objectives of skills and recruitment and to share campaign news.
How long do we retain data?
We will only retain your data for as long as we require it for the above purposes, or until you withdraw your consent if this is sooner.
We store Google Analytics data from this website for the standard amount of time, which is 26 months.
How do we protect this data?
This site has a valid SSL certificate to ensure a secure encrypted connection.
How do I make a complaint?
If you have any concerns about our use of your personal information, you can make a complaint using the above contact details.
You can also complain to the Information Commissioner’s Office (“ICO”) if you are unhappy with how we have processed your personal data.
The ICO’s address is:
Information Commissioner’s Office
ICO’s helpline number: +44(0)303 123 1113
ICO website: https://www.ico.org.uk