At Celtic Rider Ireland we understand how important the security and confidentiality of your information is to you. Our aim is to protect your information on the internet in the same way as we would such as over the phone, in person or in our office. To ensure the highest level of security of information passing between our customers and Celtic Rider Ireland, what is known as 128 bit SSL. This is an encryption method that scrambles information while it is moving from one source to another to prevent the information being viewed or tampered with.
When we talk about “Motorcycle Rental Ireland Limited” or ”Celtic Rider Ireland” or “us” or “we” on our Data Protection Notice and this website, we are talking about Motorcycle Rental Ireland t/a Celtic Rider Ireland.
When we talk about our “websites” we are talking about www.celticrider.com, www.celticridercartours.com and www.courtesymotorbike.com. Our Facebook address is https://www.facebook.com/CelticRiderIreland. Our Twitter handle is @CelticRiderIreland. Our Instagram name is Celtic Rider Ireland.
Celtic Rider Ireland’s secure network infrastructure includes the following components
Secure Socket Layer (SSL)
Is a form of encryption that protects information being transmitted over the internet to prevent it being tampered with during transit.
Is a method of scrambling information while it moves from one source to another that protects all contents.
Is a method of keeping a network secure. Firewalls are commonly used to give users secure access to the internet as well as to separate a company’s public web server from its internal network.
What is a cookie?
Cookies are small text files that are sent to and stored on your computer, smartphone, tablet or other device for accessing the internet, whenever you visit a website or use our on-line apps.
Cookies are used to maintain the integrity of your browsing activities when you visit a website and can also be used to customise and so improve the individual customer experience.
Cookies do not in any way compromise the security of your computer. You can continue to browse websites with no loss of functionality if you choose to disable cookies on your computer, laptop, tablet, smartphone or any other device. However, use of the Celtic Rider Ireland applications require cookies to be enabled in order for it to function securely and correctly. This is for your benefit.
More general information on cookies can be found on aboutcookies.org. This includes information on how to disable cookies
Guidelines from the Office of the Data Protection Commissioner for the contents and use of Privacy Statements on websites, including expected standards for cookies can be found at http://www.dataprotection.ie/docs/PrivStatements/290.htm.
To achieve this, there are different types of cookies in use. They all work in the same way, but have minor differences which are explained below.
Session cookies last only for the duration of your visit and are deleted when you close your browser. They are essential for secure user navigation through the site and enable the delivery of basic functionality.
Specifically they ensure the security and integrity of your browsing session, preventing fraud while you move between pages.
Persistent cookies last after you have closed your browser, and allow us to remember your actions and website preferences.
We use persistent cookies to analyse customer visits to our sites. These cookies help us to understand how customers arrive at and use our sites so we can improve their overall experience.
Finally, we use analytics cookies to help us make our websites even better for those who visit them regularly. This type of cookie helps us to further understand how individual visitors use and browse our websites and allow us to improve the overall service and products offered to you.
Audits and Inspections
Our security infrastructure is regularly audited by external experts.
Note on Virus Protection
We recommend that all users have up to date Anti-Virus and Firewall protection on your PC computer, laptop, tablet, smartphone or any other device. (Personal Firewalls are now available for home PCs.)
Celtic Rider Ireland Social Media Privacy Statement
The privacy policies, statements and guidance published by us apply to your use of social media channels and we encourage you to read the privacy policies and guidance published on each social media network that you use, as these make important disclosures about how social media networks separately collect, hold and may use your content and information.
This Privacy & Cookies Statement explains how we may use the information that you provide when using social media channels.
Under no circumstances should you provide any personal, banking, visa or credit card or other sensitive personal or financial information when using social media channels.
You may however choose to provide us with non-sensitive personal information, such as your name and contact details, if you choose to contact us via social media channels or separately by email or direct message. If you do, we will use your personal information solely to respond to and deal with your comments or queries or for such other purpose for which it is provided. Your information may be held by Celtic Rider Ireland on a computer database and/or in any other way.
By using social media channels, entering draws or competitions, availing of discounts and offers (“Promotions”) or posting comments, photographs or other content you consent to the use of your personal data by us for all or any of the following purposes:-
- Content you post to social media channels may be published (at our discretion) together with the identifying information you provide in connection with the content. We may vary the duration that content will be published and we have no responsibility to you for the deletion or failure to store any comments or other content posted.
- Content you post to participate in promotions, competitions and/or public questionnaires will be used as appropriate to the conduct of such promotions.
- Promotion or competition winners may be requested to take part in promotional activity and we reserve the right to use information relating to promotion winners, including their names and the contents of their submissions, in any publicity both online and in any other media.
Under the Data Protection Acts of Ireland you have the right of access to the information we hold about you on our records. You can exercise this right by writing to the Data Protection Unit, Celtic Rider Ireland, Bishopscourt Upper, Kill, Co. Kildare W91 RV08, Ireland. If anything is inaccurate or incorrect, please let us know and we will correct it. There is no fee for this.
If you decide to proceed with any communication with Celtic Rider Ireland through social media channels you consent to the use by us of your personal data as indicated above.
“Celtic Rider Ireland” refers to Motorcycle Rental Ireland Limited t/a Celtic Rider Ireland, Bishopscourt Upper, Kill, Co. Kildare, Ireland parent and subsidiary companies (Celtic Rider Car Tours, Courtesy Motorbike) and includes all successors and assigns. Any reference to “we”, “us” or “our” means Motorcycle Rental Ireland Limited t/a Celtic Rider Ireland, Bishopscourt Upper, Kill, Co. Kildare, Ireland.