Privacy Policy

Privacy Policy

carlsom.ie is committed to respecting the privacy of users of this Website. We have created this Privacy Policy to demonstrate our commitment to fair information practices and to the protection of privacy.

This Privacy Policy is only applicable to the Website and not to any Third-Party Websites, which may have data collection, storage and use practices and policies that differ materially from this Privacy Policy. For additional information, see the section concerning Third-Party websites below.

BY USING THIS WEBSITE, YOU REPRESENT AND WARRANT THAT YOU HAVE READ AND UNDERSTOOD, AND AGREE TO THE TERMS OF, THIS PRIVACY POLICY. IF YOU DO NOT UNDERSTAND OR DO NOT AGREE TO BE BOUND BY THIS PRIVACY POLICY, YOU MUST IMMEDIATELY LEAVE THE WEBSITE.

1. INFORMATION COLLECTION PRACTICES

(a) Traffic Data. Like most website operators, carlsom.ie automatically gathers information of the sort that browsers automatically make available, including (i) IP addresses; (ii) domain servers; (iii) types of computers accessing the Website; and (iv) types of Web browsers accessing the Website (collectively “Traffic Data”). Traffic Data is anonymous information that does not personally identify the Website User.

(b) Personal Information. In order for the Website User to use certain of the Services, they may be asked to provide carlsom.ie with certain information that personally identifies them (“Personal Information”). Personal Information includes, without limitation: (i) “Contact Data” (such as name, mailing address, phone number, and e-mail address); (ii) “Financial Data” (such as your PayPal account number). In each case, the Website User will be asked to provide Personal Information; the Website will not gather it surreptitiously. carlsom.ie may supplement the Personal Information provided with additional Personal Information gathered from public sources or from third-parties (e.g. consumer reporting agencies) who may lawfully provide such information to carlsom.ie.

The Website user is under no obligation to provide Personal Information, with the caveat that refusal to do so may prevent them from using certain of the services.

(d) Public Information. The Website may contain features, including without limitation, public profiles, chat rooms, forums, message boards, and news groups that permit the Website User to upload, post , transmit, display, perform or distribute content, information or other, including Personal Information. Any information that the Website User chooses to disclose by means of such features becomes public information over which carlsom.ie is unable to exercise control. The Website User should exercise caution when deciding to disclose Personal Information by means of such features, and agrees to assume all responsibility for doing so.

2. INFORMATION USE AND DISCLOSURE PRACTICES

(a) Traffic Data

carlsom.ie analyzes Traffic Data to help carlsom.ie better understand who is using the Website and how they are using it. By identifying patterns and trends in usage, carlsom.ie are able to better design the website and improve the Website Users experience, and to serve them with more relevant and interesting content. From time to time, carlsom.ie may release Traffic Data in the aggregate, such as by publishing a report on trends in the usage of the Website.

(b) Personal Information

(i) Generally carlsom.ie uses the Website Users contact data to send them information about carlsom.ie and carlsom.ie’s products and services, and to contact them when necessary in connection with the Services. carlsom.ie uses the Website Users Financial Data to invoice the Website User.

(ii) Disclosure in connection with Services. carlsom.ie discloses Personal Information to those who help it provide Services, including those who perform technical, administrative and data processing tasks.

(iii) Other Disclosure. Except under the following circumstances, carlsom.ie will keep the Website Users Personal Information private, and will not disclose it to third parties:

By Law or Protection Rights. carlsom.ie discloses Personal Information wen required to do so by law, or when carlsom.ie believes in its sole discretion that disclosure is reasonably necessary to protect the property or rights of carlsom.ie, third parties or the public at large.
Business Transfers; Bankruptcy. carlsom.ie reserves the right to transfer all Personal Information in its possession to a successor organisation in the event of a merger, acquisition, or bankruptcy or other sale of all or a portion of carlsom.ie’s assets.
Unpaid Accounts. If you fail to pay any balance owed in consideration of Services, carlsom.ie may report your Personal Information, including without limitation, the unpaid balance, to consumer credit reporting services, collection agencies and others.

3. SECURITY OF PERSONAL INFORMATION

carlsom.ie has implemented and maintains reasonable security procedures and practices to protect against unauthorised access, use, modification, destruction or disclosure of Website Users Personal Information.

4. USER ABILITY TO ACCESS, UPDATE, AND CORRECT PERSONAL INFORMATION

carlsom.ie wants Website Users Personal Information to be complete and accurate. By using the Website, the Website User represents and warrants that all information provided on any registration form or otherwise in connection with their use of the Website and Services will be complete and accurate, and that they will update that information as necessary to maintain its completeness and accuracy.

5. UPDATES AND CHANGES TO PRIVACY POLICY

Although most changes are likely to be minor, carlsom.ie reserves the right, at any time and without notice, to add, update, change or modify this Privacy Policy, simply by posting such update, change or modification on this page. Any such addition, update, change or modification will be effective immediately upon posting on the website. Each time the Website User uses the Website, the then-current version of this Privacy Policy will apply. Accordingly each time the Website User uses the Website they should check the date of this Privacy Policy (which appears at the end) and review any changes since the last time they used the Website. Unless carlsom.ie obtains your express consent, any revised Privacy Policy will apply only to information collected after the effective date of such revised Privacy Policy, and not to information collected under any earlier Privacy Policy.

Effective Date: 18 April 2013

Leaving Certificate

Best wishes to all leaving certificate candidates but especially those who drive with CarL‘s School of Motoring. I hope all goes well for you during the next 3 weeks.

9th Birthday for CSM

Today is CarL‘s School of Motoring’s 9th birthday. The first lesson was conducted on 26th October 2006 and since then hundreds of new drivers have been educated