Privacy policy

This privacy policy sets out how Lost Earth Adventures Ltd uses and protects any information that you give us when you make a booking.

Credit Cards

We do not store credit card details. These are processed directly with the merchant provider.

Information We Collect and to Whom We Give it

Names of participants – Given to: every person associated with your booking, guides, hotels, suppliers etc.
Date of birth – Given to: UK office staff, your guide and any suppliers directly responsible for the provision of your services.
Telephone number – Given to: UK office staff, your guide and any suppliers directly responsible for the provision of your services.
Email address – Given to: UK office staff only.
Address – Given to: UK office staff only.
Sex (M/F) – Given to: Every person associated with your booking, guides, hotels, suppliers etc.
Name of Emergency Contact – Given to: UK office staff only.
Relationship of Emergency Contact to you – Given to: UK office staff only.
Emergency Contact Telephone number – Given to: UK office staff only
Medical conditions you have and any medication you take – Given to: UK office staff, your guide and any suppliers directly responsible for the provision of your services.
Your weight – Given to: UK office staff, your guide and any suppliers directly responsible for the provision of your services.
Your height – Given to: UK office staff, your guide and any suppliers directly responsible for the provision of your services.

For overseas trips only:
Photocopy of your passport and picture of yourself – Given to: UK office staff, your guide and in-country suppliers directly responsible for the provision of your services and the relevant permit office or immigration department.
Travel insurance details – Given to: UK office staff, your guide and in-country suppliers directly responsible for the provision of your services.

All this information is transferred to the relevant parties in accordance with UK data protection laws.

What We Do With the Information We Gather

We require this information to understand your needs and to provide you with a better service, and in particular for the following reasons:

  • Safety
  • Processing air tickets and permits
  • Issuing correctly sized equipment
  • Obeying British law
  • Internal record keeping
  • To improve our products and services

Security

We are committed to ensuring that your information is secure. In order to prevent unauthorised access or disclosure we have put in place suitable physical, electronic and managerial procedures to safeguard and secure the information we collect online. Lost Earth Adventures Ltd is committed to ensuring that your privacy is protected.

Lost Earth Adventures Ltd may change this policy periodically by updating this page. You should check this page periodically to ensure that you are happy with any changes. This policy is effective from 2nd January 2018.

Links to other websites

Our website may contain links to enable you to visit other websites of interest easily. However, once you have used these links to leave our site, you should note that we do not have any control over that other website. Therefore, we cannot be responsible for the protection and privacy of any information which you provide whilst visiting such sites and such sites are not governed by this privacy policy. You should exercise caution and look at the privacy statement applicable to the website in question.

Third Parties

We will not sell, distribute or lease your personal information to additional third parties unless we are required by law to do so. You may request details of personal information that we hold about you under the Data Protection Act 1998. If you would like a copy of the information held on you please contact us.

If you believe that any information we are holding on you is incorrect or incomplete, please write to or email us as soon as possible. We will promptly correct any information found to be incorrect. In no event will we be liable for any loss or damage including without limitation, indirect or consequential loss or damage, or any loss or damage whatsoever arising from loss of data or profits arising out of or in connection with the use of this website. Every effort is made to keep the website up and running smoothly. However, Lost Earth Adventures Ltd takes no responsibility for and will not be liable for the website being temporarily unavailable due to technical issues beyond our control.

Cookies

Cookies are information packets sent by web servers to web browsers, and stored by the web browsers.

The information is then sent back to the server each time the browser requests a page from the server. This enables a web server to identify and track web browsers.

There are two main kinds of cookies: session cookies and persistent cookies. Session cookies are deleted from your computer when you close your browser, whereas persistent cookies remain stored on your computer until deleted, or until they reach their expiry date.

We use Google Analytics to analyse the use of this website. Google Analytics generates statistical and other information about website use by means of cookies, which are stored on users’ computers. The information generated relating to our website is used to create reports about the use of the website. Google will store and use this information. Google’s privacy policy.

Most browsers allow you to refuse to accept cookies.

In Internet Explorer, you can refuse all cookies by clicking “Tools”, “Internet Options”, “Privacy”, and selecting “Block all cookies” using the sliding selector.

In Firefox, you can adjust your cookies settings by clicking “Tools”, “Options” and “Privacy”.

Blocking cookies will have a negative impact upon the usability of some websites.

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