Use of Information, Data Protection and Internet Privacy
Dr Zak’s Scientific Nutrition Ltd (Dr Zak) considers the protection of your privacy
as a visitor to our web site as very important. Please remember that the security
of information transmitted over the Internet cannot be guaranteed.
Personally Identifiable Information
Dr Zak only collects data as is required to fulfil your order—such as name, address,
telephone number and e-mail address etc only when it is voluntarily submitted to
us on this site. We will only use the information to improve our level of service
and the content of our web site; provide you with tips, helpful information, product
news and updates; send you samples of products; notify you of new Dr Zak products
and services; seek your views on our products and services and for our own internal
In order to submit orders for products at the Dr Zak.net website, you will be requested
to submit certain personal information; this personal information shall be used to
process and deliver your orders, to communicate with you concerning your order, to
process payment of your order and to maintain records of your account. This information
may also be used, and shared with third parties to act on Dr Zak's behalf, to prevent
fraud or abuse of the website.
Please note that by submitting personally identifiable information and/or health
related data you are, unless you have otherwise indicated, consenting to such information
being processed for the above listed purposes. Further, you agree that unless otherwise
stated Dr Zak shall have the unrestricted right to use and store on its internal
systems, whether in or outside the EU, any such information provided by you. In this
context please note that your information may cross national borders during processing.
You can choose not to provide personal information by not agreeing to this privacy
policy; however, if you so choose you will be unable to submit personal information
or make any orders for products.
Under relevant data protection legislation (the Data Protection Act 1998 in the UK)
you are entitled to obtain from Dr Zak (the Data Controller for the purposes of the
data protection legislation) a printout of the data held concerning you and to have
any inaccuracies in this data rectified.
Dr Zak will store and process your personal information in the United States of America.
If you cease to use the website, Dr Zak may continue to use the personal information
Non-Personally Identifiable Information
Dr Zak also collects non-personally identifiable information in aggregate form to
track data such as the total number of visits to our web sites, the number of visitors
to each page of our web sites, and the domain names of our visitors' internet service
providers. We use this information, which remains in aggregate form, to understand
how our visitors use our web sites so that we may improve them. We may also share
this information with other Dr Zak companies. NO PERSONALLY IDENTIFIABLE INFORMATION
IS DISCLOSED IN THIS PROCESS.
Use of IP Addresses
An Internet Protocol (IP) address is a set of numbers that is automatically assigned
to your computer whenever you log on to your internet service provider or through
your organisation's local area network (LAN) or wide area network (WAN). Web servers
automatically identify your computer by the IP address assigned to it during your
Dr Zak may collect IP addresses for the purposes of systems administration and to
audit the use of our site. We do not ordinarily link a user's IP address to personally
identifiable information of that user, which means each user's session will be logged,
but the user remains anonymous to us. However, we may use IP addresses to identify
users of our site when we feel it is necessary to enforce compliance with the site's
Links to Other Web Sites
Dr Zak web sites provide links to other Dr Zak and third party web sites as a service
Dr Zak may place a "cookie" in your computer's browser. Cookies are small text files
which provide us with information about how often someone visits our site, and what
they do during those visits. Cookies do not themselves contain any personally identifiable
information but if you provide such information to us, for example by registering
with us, it may be linked to the data stored in the cookie.
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In all cases Dr Zak operates secure data networks protected by industry standard
firewall and password protection. Dr Zak has security measures in place to attempt
to protect against the loss, misuse and alteration of your user data under our control.
Except as outlined below, only authorised employees have access to the information
you provide us. Further, we impose strict rules on Dr Zak employees who have access
either to the databases that store user information or to the servers that host our
services. Whilst we cannot guarantee that loss, misuse or alteration to data will
not occur, we make every effort to prevent such unfortunate occurrences.
Sharing Personally Identifiable Information with Third Parties
Dr Zak employs selected third parties to provide Dr Zak with support services in
connection with processing orders made through this web site - including delivering
orders, analysing data and processing credit card statements - and such parties will
have access to your information necessary to enable them to provide those services.
Please rest assured that all companies providing such support services may not use
your information for other purposes and are required by Dr Zak to meet the same high
standards of data protection.
Except as stated above, Dr Zak will not sell or rent personally identifiable information
to any third party for any purpose.
In certain special cases, we may disclose your personally identifiable information
in the following circumstances:
when we have reason to believe that disclosing this information is necessary to identify,
contact or bring legal action against someone who may be causing injury to you, or
otherwise injuring or interfering with Dr Zak's rights, property or operations, other
users of this site, or anyone else who could be harmed by such activities; or
when we believe the law requires it, or in response to any demand by law enforcement
authorities in connection with a criminal investigation, or civil or administrative
authorities in connection with a pending civil case or administrative investigation.
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By submitting personal and/or health related data you agree to be bound by our privacy
policy and agree that Dr Zak may, in its sole discretion, disclose information about
you in the circumstances and to the extent set out in this policy.
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You can request a copy of the information we hold concerning you or revoke your consent
to our using your information for the above listed purposes at any time by contacting
us at info@ or at the following address:-
Pumping Iron Gym, 91 Brunswick Crescent, New Southgate, London. N11 1EE
Dr Zak Pallikaros