Last Update: 12 August 2004
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- Email Addresses – Sharing and Disclosure
- Cookies – Security of your Personal Information
- Changes to this Statement – Third Party Sites
Information Collection and Use
We may collect personally identifiable information when you visit or use our web/other pages or documents. You will generally be asked first before you provide any personally identifiable information. We may also receive personally identifiable information from our business partners but they will be responsible for ensuring that any transfer of such information is in accordance with your wishes. We may also automatically receive and record information on our server logs from your browser including your IP address, cookie information and the page(s) you requested.
We may use this information to register your interest in any CIP product or service, to customise the content you see on our website, to fulfill your requests for certain services and information and to contact you. In particular, we may use the information to determine what is most effective about our site, to help us identify ways to improve it, and eventually, to determine how we can develop products and services offered by CIP on our websites to make them more valuable and effective for you.
We respect the privacy of personal email accounts and store email addresses just as securely as other personal information on our website. We will use email to reply to any email requests you make or to contact you about outstanding orders or CIP service issues. We may also use email to keep you up to date with news about your current services, as well as anything you have indicated to CIP that you have an interest in. If you do not want to be contacted or kept informed by email, please contact email@example.com.
Sharing and Disclosure
CIP is registered under the data protection laws in the United Kingdom and takes all reasonable care to prevent any unauthorised access to your personal data. Other than as set out below we will not pass your personally identifiable information to anyone outside CIP. We will only send personally identifiable information about you to other companies or individuals when:
- we have your consent for the disclosure or
- we need to share your information to provide a product or service you have requested or
- we need to send the information to companies or individuals who work on behalf of CIP or any subsidiary
CIP company’s in connection with the provision of a product or service to you (unless we tell you differently, these companies or individuals will be instructed to not use the personally identifiable information we provide to them beyond what is necessary to assist us in this purpose)
Security of your Personal Information
CIP is committed to protecting the security of your personal information. We use a variety of security technologies and procedures to help protect your personal information from unauthorised access, use or disclosure. For example, we store the personal information you provide in computer servers with limited access that are located in controlled facilities. When we transmit sensitive information (such as a credit card number) over the internet, we protect it through the use of encryption, such as the Secure Socket Layer (SSL) protocol. SSL is an industry standard to ensure internet messages are not intercepted. However, older browsers cannot use SSL and you will need to use Netscape version 4.05 or Microsoft Internet Explorer browsers, version 4 or later.
Web beacons, also known as clear gif technology, or action tags, may be used to assist in delivering the cookie on our site. This technology tells us how many visitors clicked on key elements (such as links or graphics) on a web page. We do not use this technology to access your personally identifiable information, it is a tool we use to compile aggregated statistics about our web site usage. We may share aggregated site statistics with partner companies but do not allow other companies to place clear gifs on our sites.
If you choose to not have your browser accept cookies from our web site, you will be able to view the text on the screens, however you will not experience a personalised visit nor will you be able to subscribe to the service offerings on the site.
Third Party Sites
Third party internet sites that you can link to through CIPs site are not covered by this Privacy Statement, so please be careful when you enter any personal information online. CIP accepts no responsibility or liability for these sites.
Changes to this Statement
CIP will occasionally update this privacy statement. When we do, we will also revise the “last updated” date at the top of the privacy statement. For material changes to this statement, CIP will notify you by placing prominent notice on the web site.