The Open Road

Privacy Policy

This Internet site is operated by LAB Electronics (‘Website Owner’). By using this website, you agree to the Privacy Statement as set out below. We are committed to preserving your privacy, and this Privacy Statement reflects our commitment to you. It sets out our policies in relation to collection and handling of personal information.

Personal information means information about an individual whose identity is apparent, or can reasonably be ascertained, from the information.

Information Relating to Use

When you visit our website we collect technical information through the use of clickstream data for statistical purposes. A clickstream is a record of a users activity on the Internet.

Our server will log certain information in relation to your use of this website including the date and time of your visit, your IP address and the domain name of your internet service provider. This information may be used to improve the features of our website.

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 anonymised 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.

‘Cookies’ Use

This website uses cookies.

A cookie is a small piece of data that is sent to your browser from the site you are visiting and stored on your computer’s hard drive. Cookies are very common and completely normal throughout the Internet. Cookies do not harm your computer nor can they access information stored on your computer. The main purpose of cookies is to maintain your customised settings on a site.

Contacting Us

If you choose to contact us, personal information that you submit, for example, your email address, name or contact telephone number, will be recorded and used for the purpose for which you have provided it.

Use of Personal Information

We may use personal information collected from you to notify you about benefits, special offers or promotions.

Disclosure of Personal Information

We will not disclose information we collect about you to any third parties without your prior consent. Similarly, we will not sell any information we collect about you.

However we may disclose personal information for the purpose specified to you at the time of collection or for other purposes if:

  • you would reasonably expect us to disclose such information for that purpose;
  • that purpose is related to the purpose specified to you at the time of collection; or
  • where we are permitted or required by law, or it is in the interests of public safety to do so.


We take all reasonable steps to protect the security of the personal information that we hold from misuse and loss, and from unauthorised access, modification and disclosure. This includes appropriate measures to protect electronic materials and materials stored and generated in hard copy.

You should be aware that the Internet is not a secure environment. If you use the Internet to send us information, including your email address, it is sent at your own risk.

Updating Our Privacy Statement

We may occasionally revise or update our privacy statement.

Further Information

If you would like further information about our privacy policy please contact our Privacy Compliance Officer through the Contact link.

You can also contact us to request that we update any information you submit on this website.