Lasco Manufacturing Limited (LML) and Lasco Distributors Limited (LDL) (“LASCO”, “we,” “our,” or “us”) respects your privacy and is committed to protecting your personal data (“you” or "your"). We ask that you read this privacy notice carefully as it contains important information about what to expect when LASCO collects and processes your personal data through your use of this site, including any data and/or information you may provide through this site, and how we will hold, use, store, and whenever necessary, disclose your personal data. LASCO has adopted this notice to comply with its obligations under the Jamaica Data Protection Act (“JDPA”) and we will keep our privacy notice under regular review. If we change our privacy notice, we will post the changes on this page.
The personal data we collect and process about you
Personal data is information about a living individual or an individual who has been deceased for less than thirty years, who can be identified from that information alone or from that information and other information LASCO maybe in possession of, or likely to come into possession of.
We may collect, use, process, store and transfer different kinds of personal data about you, including:
There are different ways in which we may collect personal data from and about you. These include:
Cookies and Internet Technology
How will we use your personal data?
We may gather this personal data and use it and disclose it to any person or organization, including any service providers, and other third parties for legitimate purposes including :
We will only retain your personal data for as long as reasonably necessary to fulfil the purposes we collected it for, including for the purposes outlined in the JDPA.
The JDPA require companies to tell you about the legal basis for using, sharing, or disclosing your information. To the extent those laws apply, we may rely on the following legal bases which the data may be necessary for:
The relevant information and/or data is used by us, our agents, representatives, and sub-contractors to process your application, act upon your request and to communicate with you in general. You will receive marketing communications from us if you have requested information from us and you have not opted out of receiving that marketing information. We may also use your personal data to determine what type of information is most useful in order to, improve our electronic channels and to provide you with a better customer experience as well as for general operation of our business.
How we protect your personal data
We will use all reasonable efforts to safeguard your personal data against loss, theft, unauthorized access and disclosure, copying, use or modification. However, you should be aware that the use of the Internet is not entirely secure and for this reason we cannot guarantee the security or integrity of any personal data which is transferred from you or to you via the Internet.
In the event of a data breach, in alignment with JDPA standards, we commit to provide a thorough report to the Information Commissioner, encompassing all pertinent details including the breach's specifics, mitigation measures, and consequences within 72 hours. Simultaneously, should your data be compromised, you will be promptly notified with comprehensive information about the breach and provided with relevant contact details.
Subject to certain exceptions, you have data privacy rights under the JDPA, including right of access, right to rectification, right to prevent processing, rights in relation to automated decision-making. This includes:
If you would like to exercise any of these rights or obtain further information about them, please contact us. Please note that if you contact us to do any of the things listed above, we may require you to provide sufficient personal data to allow us to identify you. However, this personal data will only be used for this purpose. If you contact us to exercise these rights, we will respond to your request within 30 days. You can submit your request via email to our Head of Privacy at email@example.com.
Furthermore, with any requests, queries or complains regarding our privacy policies you can contact the Office of the Information Commissioner via Data Subject Complaint | Office of the Information Commissioner, Jamaica (oic.gov.jm) or Contact | Office of the Information Commissioner, Jamaica (oic.gov.jm).
By submitting your personal data to LASCO in person or through any of our electronic channels you consent to LASCO’s collection, use and disclosure of your personal data as set out in this policy. If you have any questions about our privacy notice or your personal data, please contact our Head of Privacy at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Sharing of Personal Data
Subject to your consent, we may disclose some or all of the information we collect about you to our affiliate companies and to other third parties such as the Government of Jamaica and Marketing agencies. Such information will only be shared with third party companies that perform services for us or on our behalf and companies that perform marketing services on our behalf.
The contractual arrangements between us and these third-parties require them to keep the information we provide them confidential and to use the information only for the purposes authorized by us.
LASCO may transfer your information to service providers, and other third parties located outside of Jamaica. This is necessary to provide our Services and for the purposes outlined in this Privacy Notice. LASCO is responsible for providing Jamaican residents the level of protection defined by JDPA. Third parties outside of Jamaica will need to confirm controls similar to those in place in Jamaica and as prescribed in the JDPA. Safeguards include data transfer agreements. By providing us with your information, you acknowledge any such transfer, storage, or use of your personal data to third parties located outside of Jamaica.
Links to other websites
Our site may contain links to other websites and to plug-ins and applications. Clicking on those links or enabling those connections may allow third parties to collect or share data about you. We do not control these third-party websites and are not responsible for their privacy statements. When you leave our site, you should read the privacy notice of every website you visit.