Digital Crustacean

Privacy Policy

Who we are

Our website address is:


What personal data we collect and why we collect it

Comments – When visitors leave comments on the site we collect the data shown in the comments form, and also the visitor’s IP address and browser user agent string to help spam detection.

An anonymized string created from your email address (also called a hash) may be provided to the Gravatar service to see if you are using it. The Gravatar service privacy policy is available here: After approval of your comment, your profile picture is visible to the public in the context of your comment.


If you upload images to the website, you should avoid uploading images with embedded location data (EXIF GPS) included. Visitors to the website can download and extract any location data from images on the website.

Contact forms

If you fill in our contact form we will collect your full name, company name (if applicable), email address and telephone number. We will not use these details for marketing purposes nor will we share or sell your personal details. Your details will only be held for the purpose of contacting you.

Instant Quote Calculator

When using our instant quote calculator we ask you to provide your company/organisation name, your name, telephone number and email address. By using our quote calculator you are agreeing to us using that information to contact you regarding your quote and to email you information regarding our services. You may opt-out of any automated promotional emails by clicking ‘unsubscribe from this list’ at the bottom of the email.

We will not share your details with any third-parties. 


Our website will use some cookies to ensure our users have the best possible website experience. Articles on this site may include embedded content (e.g. videos, images, articles, etc.). Embedded content from other websites behaves in the exact same way as if the visitor has visited the other website.

These websites may collect data about you, use cookies, embed additional third-party tracking, and monitor your interaction with that embedded content, including tracking your interaction with the embedded content if you have an account and are logged in to that website.

Who we share your data with

We will not share your data with anyone. We only collect your details as a means of being able to contact you regarding your enquiry. 

How long we retain your data

If you decide to use our services we will retain your details for as long as you are our customer/client. If you do not use our services your contact details will be deleted.

What rights you have over your data

If you have an account on this site or have left comments, you can request to receive an exported file of the personal data we hold about you, including any data you have provided to us. You can also request that we erase any personal data we hold about you. This does not include any data we are obliged to keep for administrative, legal, or security purposes.

Where we send your data

Visitor comments may be checked through an automated spam detection service.

How we protect your data

Our website is HTTPS secure meaning any data being collected via our site is secure. 

How do we contact you regarding GDPR?

If you wish to discuss our GDPR policy with us you can email us at