Data collection and processing
Vehicle GPS UK collects data from your telematics device to provide you with an easy way to track how and where your vehicle moves each day. When you install, run or use our services we collect:
- Location. Our telematics devices collect location data from GPS satellites once you install the device and consent to the device tracking your location.
- Information you provide. If you choose to create an account, you provide us your name, address, telephone number and email address.
- Information from your device. We collect accelerometer data, vehicle speed and altitude data. You may choose to stop the collection of location data by removing the device from your vehicle.
- Communications with us. If you communicate with us, we collect the information and content you provide to us, including personally identifying information such as your name, email or other contact information. You can provide anonymous feedback by using an email account that does not reveal your identity. We also use your information to communicate with you, such as by sending you notifications and service-related messages, or by responding to your requests and questions.
How we use information
We process and use the information we collect about you in a variety of ways. The primary purpose is to provide you with an easy way to track how and where your vehicle moves each day. We upload your information from your device over a secured connection to our servers in order to analyse the data and identify your vehicle location and routes. Results are displayed to you via our web site, over a secured connection so that you can view and interact with the data stored on our servers.
Cookies and Similar Technologies
Sharing data with third parties
We do not share your data with anyone.
The security of our systems
We use third party vendors and hosting partners to provide the necessary hardware, software, networking, storage, security and related technology required to provide the service. We ensure all our data storage partners are located in the UK. By submitting your personally identifying information, you agree to this. We use commercially reasonable physical and technical safeguards to secure your data. We encrypt the communication channels using SSL. However, we cannot guarantee the security of your data, which may be compromised by unauthorized entry or use, hardware or software failure, and other factors.
Your access to the data
You may access and view all of your data using the functionality provided on our web site.
Data retention and deletion