Clarke Associates UK Limited

Privacy and Cookie Policy

INTRODUCTION

Clarke Associates UK Limited (Clarke Associates is committed to protecting and respecting your privacy.

This policy tells you the data protection and privacy practices for Clarke Associates (www.clarke-associates.co.uk) including:

  • What personally identifiable information is collected
  • Which organisation is collecting this information
  • How this information is used
  • Our policy on sharing this information
  • How we protect your information
  • How you can correct any inaccuracies in this information

OUR APPROACH

We take your privacy very seriously. Those under 18 are not eligible to use our services and should not submit any personal information to Clarke Associates.

Clarke Associates does not actively track you as an individual.

However, should you send us an email via the contact form or any other means, your name, email address and message will be emailed to us. This information is kept private and we store this information in our own email system so that we are able to respond to you.

Should you comment on a blog post or similar on this site or any of our other sites, then your name, email address, IP address and message will be stored in our website database. In consequence, your name, website address and comment (but not your email address) will be viewable by visitors to this site.

In common with most websites, we do use cookies when you browse the website. These are used to ensure proper running and help us to improve your experience when browsing.

We do not use third party tracking or advertising cookies.

None of the information we gather via cookies will identify you as an individual; it is entirely anonymous.

THE ORGANISATION COLLECTING THIS INFORMATION:

Clarke Associates UK Limited

HOW THIS INFORMATION IS USED:

We will use your email address to contact you in reply to your message, or to send you our newsletter or an invitation (such as to an event). If you have entered your email address to leave a comment on the blog, it is used to identify your comment; however it will not be displayed on the website or shared with any third party.

We may also use your email to help resolve issues or disputes. For instance, if you are unable to view posts on the website, we would probably search our database using your email address to help diagnose the problem.

OUR DISCLOSURE OF THIS INFORMATION

Your personal information will be held securely and be safeguarded against unauthorised use, disclosure, alternation or destruction. We will not share your personal information with any third party.

EMAIL OPT-OUT

We do not send spam emails. You may opt-out of our emails at any time. An ‘unsubscribe’ link is included in all of our email newsletters.

PROTECTION OF YOUR INFORMATION

Clarke Associates uses its best endeavours to safeguard the confidentiality of your personally identifiable information but we do not use encryption (such as SSL) or firewalls to further protect the information as it travels across the Internet. We do not believe that the personal information we collect warrants this level of security. It is important to be aware that there is no such thing as “perfect internet security”.

HOW TO CORRECT INACCURATE INFORMATION

Once posted, you cannot change or remove any comments you have submitted on our website pages and/or posts. However, if you would like to have this information removed please contact us and we will do this for you.

You should know that because of technical constraints, all information is never completely removed from our databases. Therefore, you should not expect that all of your personally identifiable information will be completely removed from our databases in response to your requests that it be removed. We will aim to remove all publicly-facing information.

HOW TO CONTACT US

Please use the ‘get in touch’ tab on this site to contact us.

CHANGES TO THE PRIVACY POLICY

From time to time we may update this Privacy Policy. It is assumed that you accept such changes if you continue to use the site and services and if you do not accept such changes ,then you should stop using this website and contact us if you would like information removed, using the ‘get in touch’ button.

And finally….

If there is anything in here about which you are not clear or if there are any areas of concern, please get in touch – and we will endeavour to help.