We are committed to protecting your privacy using technology that gives you a safe online experience.
We collect personally identifiable information when users submit comments, register and are logged into the Website. We also collect anonymous demographic information, which is not unique to you.
There is also information about your computer hardware and software that is automatically collected using scripts from Google Analytics and StatCounter. This information includes your IP address, browser type, operating system, access times and referring website addresses. This information is used by us for the operation of the Website, to maintain quality of the service, to identify how we can engage with our audiences effectively and to provide general statistics regarding use of the Website.
Use of your personal information
We do not sell, rent or lease customer or user lists to third parties. We may, from time to time, contact you on behalf of external business partners about a particular offering that may be of interest to you. In those cases, your unique personally identifiable information is not transferred to the third party. In addition, we may share data with trusted partners to help us perform statistical analysis, send you email or postal mail, provide customer support or arrange for deliveries. All such third parties are prohibited from using your personal information except to provide these services, and they are required to maintain the confidentiality of your information.
Security of your personal information
Please keep in mind that if you directly disclose personally identifiable information or personally sensitive data through the Website, this information may be collected and used by others although we do make endeavours to ensure your personally identifiable data is not intercepted.
The Website secures your personal information from unauthorised access, use or disclosure. The Website secures the personally identifiable information you provide on computer servers in a controlled, secure environment, protected from unauthorised access, use or disclosure. If your personal information is transmitted across the internet from the Website, it is protected through the use the Secure Socket Layer (SSL) protocol.
We will disclose your personal information, without notice, only if required to do so by law or in the good faith belief that such action is necessary to: (a) conform to the edicts of the law or comply with legal process served on us; (b) protect and defend our rights or property; and, (c) act under exigent circumstances to protect the personal safety of users of the Website, or the public.
Third party websites
We encourage you to review the privacy statements of websites you choose to link to from the Website so that you can understand how those websites collect, use and share your information. We are not responsible for the privacy policies or other content on third party websites.