We are committed to protecting your privacy and keeping your personal information secure. This policy sets out how we collect information you send us on our website. This will help you decide how you want to use our site, products and services.
We will never release information about our customers or business partners to any other person or organisation without your consent, unless:
a) there is an emergency;
b) we genuinely believe that we must do so by law; or
c) we need to protect your legal rights.
We keep to our obligations under the Data Protection Act 1998 that relate to holding personal data. If we hold this type of information about you, we will only use this for the purposes you have agreed to.
Information we collect
When you visit our website we may collect the following information from you:
a) Personal information you choose to reveal that we collect and which allows us to contact you.
b) Information on our website we collect generally as you and others browse our site.
We collect information about trends in user behaviour on our website to show us which parts of our site are most commonly used and those that we may need to develop to make it easier for you to use.
Revealing information to others
We do not sell, rent or trade your personal information to others.
When you use our website, you agree to us collecting and using information as we have described.
a) what information we collect,
b) how we use it, and
c) in what circumstances we reveal it.
We updated our privacy statement on 18 May 2007 to give more detailed information to our website users about the way that we collect and process personal data.