Lincoln Alghanim is committed to responsible privacy practices and to complying with Kuwait law. Our respect for our customers' privacy is paramount. Lincoln Alghanim may change this policy from time to time by updating this page. You should check this page from time to time to ensure that you are happy with any changes.
Personal information is information that could identify you. Examples of personal information include your name, address, telephone number and email address.
The types of personal information Lincoln Alghanim collects from you depend on the circumstances in which the information is collected:
Lincoln Alghanim collects personal information to provide products and services required by you and it can be collected in number of ways.
The purposes for which we use and disclose your personal information will depend on the circumstances in which we collect it. Whenever practical we endeavour to inform you why we are collecting your personal information, how we intend to use that information and to whom we intend to disclose it at the time we collect your personal information.
We may use or disclose your personal information:
In general, we collect, use and disclose your personal information so that we can do business together and for purposes connected with our business operations.
Some of the specific purposes for which we collect, use and disclose personal information are as follows:
We may also use and disclose your personal information for the purpose of direct marketing to you where you have consented to us doing so; or it is otherwise permitted by law.
Generally, you have no obligation to provide any personal information requested by us. However, if you choose to withhold requested personal information, we may not be able to provide you with the products and services that depend on the collection of that information. As an example, if you did not provide the personal information requested on your new vehicle purchase, we would be unable to notify you directly of a product recall affecting your vehicle.
Where we disclose your personal information to third parties we will use reasonable commercial efforts to ensure that such third parties only use your personal information as reasonably required for the purpose we disclosed it to them and in a manner consistent with the applicable laws of Kuwait.
If you post information to certain public parts of our Site or to our social media pages, you acknowledge that such information may be available to be viewed by the public. You should use discretion in deciding what information you upload to such sites.
Generally, you have no obligation to provide any personal information requested by us. However, if you choose to withhold requested personal information, we may not be able to provide you with the products and services that depend on the collection of that information. As an example, if you did not provide the personal information requested on your new vehicle purchase, Lincoln would be unable to notify you directly of a product recall affecting your vehicle.
At all times, we take great care to ensure your personal information is protected from unauthorized access, use, disclosure or alteration. We endeavor to ensure that our employees are aware of, and comply with, their obligations in relation to the handling of personal information. Only properly authorized employees are permitted to see or use personal information, even then, only to the extent that it is relevant to their roles and responsibilities. Your personal information will not be sold to any third party for that third party's unrelated independent use. Further, we will not share your personal information with any organizations, other than those engaged by us to assist us in the improvement of our products and services (as described above).
If you submit a job application, we will use the information provided by you to assess your application. We may disclose the information contained in your application to contracted service providers for purposes such as screening, aptitude testing, medical testing and human resources management activities. As part of the application process, you may be required to complete a pre-employment health questionnaire. In certain circumstances, you may also be asked to undergo a pre-employment medical assessment. In that case, you will be asked to give specific consent to disclose your questionnaire to its service providers for the purposes of arranging the medical assessment and for the relevant service providers to disclose the results of the assessment. If you refuse to provide any of the information requested, or to consent to the disclosure of the results of your medical assessment, we may be unable to consider your application.
We endeavor to maintain your personal information as accurately as reasonably possible. However, we rely on the accuracy of personal information as provided to us both directly and indirectly. We encourage you to contact us if the personal information we hold about you is incorrect or to notify us of a change in your personal information.
Wherever possible and appropriate, we will let you see the personal information we hold about you and correct it if it is wrong. If we do not allow you access to any part of the personal information we hold about you, we will tell you why.
If you wish to obtain access to your personal information held by us, or to request us to correct any errors in that information, please contact us.
If you have any queries or concerns about the manner in which we have handled your personal information, please write to us. We will send you written acknowledgement of your correspondence. We will investigate your query or concern and will advise you of the steps we have taken to answer or resolve it.
This document describes our policy regarding information received about you during visits to our web sites. The amount and type of information received depends on how you use our sites. This website contains links to other sites operated by third parties other than Lincoln. Lincoln Alghanim and Lincoln are not responsible for the privacy practices or the content of such web sites. The inclusion of links does not imply any endorsement of the material on those Web sites or any association with their operators. This privacy statement is for this web site only. We encourage you to read the privacy statements of each website that collects your personally identifiable information.
The only information we collect and store during normal web site usage is used to generate statistics and measure site activity to improve the usefulness of customer visits. During normal web site usage we do not collect or store personally identifiable information such as name, mailing address, email address, or phone number.
This document was last updated on March 29rd, 2018