Thank you for visiting our online store. At Light Switches our website visitors and customers are very important to us. We want to ensure that when you visit or shop online that you have a safe and secure online experience. Our Privacy Policy, therefore, describes how we collect and use your information and explains the choices that you have with regard to how we use your information. This Privacy Policy applies whether you are a “Visitor” (which means that you simply browse our website) or you are a “Customer” (which means that you have transacted with Light Switches). By accessing or using our platform and providing us with information through your browsing or transaction, you consent to this Privacy Policy. We suggest that you review this Privacy Policy periodically as we will update and change it from time to time.
What information does Light Switches collect from me?
Non-individually identifiable data
As is the case with most online websites, every time you visit our Website, we automatically collect certain data and information from you and/or your computer that is not personally identifiable. Examples of this type of information include the type of Internet browser you are using; the type of computer operating system and device you are using to access our website. The online platform, website page which you came. The pages and features you visit and access on our website. When you access, visit and/or use our website, we may track your visit and, as described below in the section concerning “cookies”, collect certain data regarding your use and activity of our website, but we will not collect any Personal Information from you unless you choose to provide it to us.
We use third-party analytics tools, including those offered by Google, Inc. (“Google”) and Facebook. These third-party services use cookies to help us analyze how users use our Website. The information generated by the cookie about your use of our website (including your IP address) will be transmitted to and stored by Google and social media, respectively. Google and Facebook will use this information for the purpose of evaluating your use of our Website, compiling reports on activity for website and application operators and providing other services relating to online activity and Internet usage. Google and Facebook may also transfer this information to third parties where required to do so by law, or where such third parties process the information on behalf of Google or Facebook. To opt-out of Google analytics, please see: https://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout. Light Switches may collect your geolocation data through the website for purposes of offering relevant content services. Geolocation data consists of general location information based on latitude and longitude or Light Switches may approximate your location based on the IP address of your computer or mobile device.
Personal Information
In general, you can visit our website without providing us with any personally identifiable information, such as your name, email address, postal address, phone number, gender, credit card information or other information necessary to process your order (all such personally identifiable information, collectively, “Personal Information”). However, in order to place an order, you will be required to provide certain Personal Information. When you make a purchase from Light Switches, we request your personal information such as name, email address, phone number and physical or postal address details, including credit card details. Your submission of this Personal Information is entirely voluntary; however, if you elect not to provide this Personal Information, we may not be able to provide you with our products. When you provide your credit card details, we will not store your CCV number.
HOW DO YOU USE THE DATA THAT IS COLLECTED FROM OR ABOUT ME
The Personal Information we receive allows us to process your order and the information about your purchased products offer us insight to product interests and trends so that we can offer you and our future customers a products they want as well as ensure of a good shopping experience, making it more convenient, efficient and enjoyable. We may use the non individually identifiable data information and Personal Information that you submit to us to customize your communications and shopping experience, process your purchase, confirm your orders and communicate to you about your order. Provide you with our digital catalogue via email.  Notify you about new products, special offerings and other promotions. Improve our business to better respond to your needs
HOW DO YOU SHARE MY INFORMATION?
Aggregated Data
We may use your Personal Information that is aggregated and no longer personally identifiable for purposes such as reporting and marketing and we may disclose aggregated information to various third parties.
Legal Requirements:
We may disclose Personal Information upon governmental request, in response to a court order, when required by law, to enforce our website policies, or to protect our or others’ rights, property or safety. We may also share Personal Information with companies assisting in fraud protection or investigation. We do not provide Personal Information to these agencies or companies for marketing or commercial purposes.
HOW DO I KNOW MY PERSONAL INFORMATION IS SECURE?
We have security measures in place to protect against the loss, misuse or alteration of your Personal Information that we have collected from you from the Service. To ensure the information you provide online is secure during transmission, we use encryption technology and Secure Socket Layers (SSL) while processing any Personal Information you supply. You can review our security certificate using your browser by clicking on the closed lock at the top of your browser on any of the secure pages on our site.
WHAT ARE COOKIES, WEB BEACONS AND PIXEL TAGS? HOW DOES LIGHT SWITCHES USE THEM?
A cookie is a small removable data file stored by your Web browser on your computer. Cookies allow you to browse and place an order on our site and let us make shopping more convenient for you. We place a unique identifier in the cookie and use the cookie to connect your computer with the information we store for you in our database. Some examples of how we use cookies are to: Enable you to select products, place them in your shopping cart and make a purchase. Recognize you when you come back to our site(s). Alert you to new areas that may be of interest to you. Customize content that may be helpful to you. Cookies do not contain any Personal Information and they do not give us access to your computer. You can choose to have your computer warn you each time a cookie is being sent or you can choose to turn off all cookies. You do this through your Internet browser (such as Internet Explorer or Firefox) settings. Most browsers are initially set to accept cookies. Each browser is a little different, so check your browser Help menu to learn the correct way to modify your cookie settings. However, if you choose to turn cookies off, you won’t be able to purchase on our site or have access to many features that make your site experience more efficient and convenient. However, you can still place orders over the telephone by calling our offices. Pixel tags and Web beacons are tiny graphic images that allow us or preferred service providers to track non-personally identifiable analytic information about your visit to our webpages (such as pages viewed or links clicked). Pixel tags and Web beacons also let us know when you have opened an HTML email from us. Using this information we are able to understand how visitors and our customers use our website. This allows us to learn what pages and products are most attractive to our Visitors.
WHAT IF I HAVE MORE QUESTIONS ABOUT LIGHT SWITCHES PRIVACY POLICY?
If you have any questions or concerns including a request to be added to or taken off a list, please contact us via email on info@lightswitches.co.za

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