THE SHORT AND SWEET VERSION:
We value your privacy and will never sell, rent, or misuse your data, nor send you spam.
THE LONG AND LEGAL VERSION:
We are committed to protecting your privacy and the confidentiality of your personal information. Our policy is not just an exercise in complying with the law, but a continuation of our respect for you and your personal information.
Our policy complies with that required by the EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR).
1. Data Protection Officer
We have appointed a data protection officer (DPO) who is responsible for ensuring that our policy is followed.If you have any questions about this privacy notice, including any requests to exercise your legal rights, please contact our DPO, Rachel Fordham at firstname.lastname@example.org.
2. Data we collect and process:
You are not required to provide and personal data to use this site. We may collect your first name and email address if you choose to subscribe. This information will used to send you occasional newsletters or other notices. You may unsubscribe at any time. Your information will never be sold, rented, or used for any purpose other than described here.
We may collect (via third party software) technical data which includes you internet protocol (IP) address, browser type and version, time zone setting and location, browser plug-in types and versions, operating system and platform and other technology on the devices you use to access this website. We do not use any software to “follow” you when you leave this site.
If you comment on our website, your name, website URL (if given), and any gravatar are retained in our comment database and are public once your comment is approved and published.
3. Encryption of data sent between us:
We use Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) certificates to verify our identity to your browser and to encrypt any data you give us. Whenever information is transferred between us, you can check that it is done so using SSL by looking for a closed padlock symbol or other trust mark in your browser’s URL bar or toolbar and the presence of “https” at the beginning of the web address.
4. Your right to erase your data
You may ask us to erase your data and we will do so. (This will, of course, mean that we can no longer send you our newsletter.)