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Associated Train Crew Union (ATCU) who’s address is: ATCU Union. PO Box 763, Cudworth.
BARNSLEY S72 8YD
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We may use your personal information to:
administer the website;
improve your browsing experience by personalising the website;
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In the event that you are a potential member applying for membership we will in addition process your data for the purpose of progressing your application for membership
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We also use a third party service, First Capital Connect who operates our direct debit subscription service. A copy of their Private Policy can be found by going to First Capital Connect website.
As part of the registration process for our e-newsletter and post mailings, we collect personal information. We use that information for several reasons:
1. the administration and management of your membership records
2. to provide you with information about ATCU’s activities, campaigns and benefits
3. to notify you of changes to our services and benefits
4. to conduct elections and ballots
5. in the context of providing you with support, advice or representation in any personal case
6. to comply with any laws or regulations
7. for other trade union related purposes or objects, including those set in the Union’s rule book
By joining ATCU you should understand that we may use some or all of the personal data you have provided for the above purposes.
Reference to personal data may include any information which directly or indirectly identifies you. This may include: your name, address, contact details, date of birth, National Insurance number, and employment details including records held by us in the process of representation.
The personal data you supply to us will be held predominately in electronic format and secondly by the way of manual format.
ATCU use a third-party provider, MailChimp, to deliver the Union’s newsletter. We gather statistics around email opening and clicks using industry standard technologies to help us monitor and improve our e-newsletter. For more information, please see MailChimp’s privacy notice. You can unsubscribe to general mailings at any time of the day or night by clicking the unsubscribe link at the bottom of any of our emails or by emailing our data protection officer David Nixon at firstname.lastname@example.org
ATCU will not disclose any of your personally identifiable information to any third party unless they are processing data on the union’s behalf, we have your permission, or under special circumstances, such as when we believe in good faith that the law requires it.
We do not share anonymised personal information with other organisations.
You are entitled to view, amend, or delete the personal information that we hold. Email your request to our data protection officer David Nixon at email@example.com
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