Privacy Policy

Carey Tool Hire Ltd - Data Privacy Policy

1. Who we are

Carey Tool Hire Ltd is involved in the selling and hire of tools, equipment, plant and related activities. We are located at Doughcloyne, Cork, Victoria Road, Cork,and Ennis, Co Clare. You can contact us at the Albert Quay, Cork address by post or by email at

2. What personal information do we collect?

We may collect the following categories of information:- Contact names, postal addresses, e-mail addresses, telephone numbers and, where applicable, credit card details (used in strict compliance with merchant service requirements). Where credit is sought, we normally require proof of identification and address or the completion of an Account Application form which asks for additional information such as trade references and bank branch details.

3. How collected?

We collect personal information directly from you during the course our business relationship and, where necessary, from trade references supplied by you. .

4. Why we process your data, the lawful basis for processing your data and who we share it with

For our customers, we process data in order to conduct our business activities with you, to comply with legal obligations and for prevention and detection of fraud/theft. We only share your data with third parties where necessary (e.g. audits, legal actions, potential sale of business). They may only process this data for the purpose of providing us with their services, and no other purpose. We will never sell or rent your data to any third parties. We may also process your data where you have given consent to receive direct marketing from ourselves (offers, product information etc). You may opt out of receiving these types of communications at any time by emailing or you can unsubscribe directly from any of these communications.

5. How long will we retain it?

We will retain this data only for as long as necessary to fulfil our business activities with you or in accordance with legal obligations and requirements (e.g. tax compliance).

6. To access or correct your personal information

You have several rights in relation to personal data as set out by legislation (see For example, you may request that we provide you with a record of the personal data that we retain about you. To make a data access request or to seek correction of any data held, please email . In the interest of Data Protection, we may require you to validate your access request and provide evidence of your identity. We aim to fulfil data access or correction requests within 30 days where they are not excessive, repetitive, invalid or unfounded. .

7. Security of collected information

We are committed to protecting the security of the personal information collected, and we take reasonable physical, electronic, and administrative safeguards to help protect the information from unauthorised or inappropriate access or use.

8. Non-personal identification information

We may collect non-personal identification information about Users whenever they interact with our Site. Nonpersonal identification information may include: Technical information, such as the Internet protocol (IP) address used to connect your computer to the Internet; your login information; browser type and version; time zone setting; browser plug-in types and versions; operating system and platform etc Information about your visit, including the full Uniform Resource Locators (URL); clickstream to, through and from our site (including date and time); products you viewed or searched for; page response times; download errors; length of visits to certain pages; page interaction information (such as scrolling, clicks, and mouse-overs); methods used to browse away from the page; and any phone number used to call our customer service number.


Our website uses Mouseflow: a website analytics tool that provides session replay, heatmaps, funnels, form analytics, feedback campaigns, and similar features/functionality. Mouseflow may record your clicks, mouse movements, scrolling, form fills (keystrokes) in non-excluded fields, pages visited and content, time on site, browser, operating system, device type (desktop/tablet/phone), screen resolution, visitor type (first time/returning), referrer, anonymized IP address, location (city/country), language, and similar meta data. Mouseflow does not collect any information on pages where it is not installed, nor does it track or collect information outside your web browser. If you'd like to opt-out, you can do so at If you'd like to obtain a copy of your data, make a correction, or have it erased, please contact us first or, as a secondary option, contact Mouseflow at

For more information, see Mouseflow’s Privacy Policy at

For more information on Mouseflow and GDPR, visit

For more intormation on Mouseflow and CCPA visit

9. Web browser cookies

Cookies are small pieces of information, stored in simple text files, placed on your computer or device by a website. Cookies can be read by the website on your subsequent visits. The information stored in a cookie may relate to your browsing habits on the web page, or a unique identification number so that the website can "remember" you on your return visit. , cookies do not contain personal information from which you can be identified, unless you have furnished such information to the website. Cookies do not in any way compromise the security of your computer. We do not use cookies to track your use of the internet after you leave our sites, nor do we store any personal information in them that others could read and understand.


Last update: 18 October 2022