Privacy policy

Privacy Policy

The Freelance dietitians (subgroup of the British Dietetics association) with the registered address: 5th Floor Charles House, 148/9 Great Charles Street, Queensway, Birmingham B3 3HT, are committed to protecting and respecting your privacy.

This policy (together with our terms of use http://freelancedietitians.org/terms-and-conditions and any other documents referred to in them) sets out the basis on which any personal data we collect from you, or that you provide to us, will be processed by us. Please read the following carefully to understand our views and practices regarding your personal data and how we will treat it. By visiting http://freelancedietitians.org, you are accepting and consenting to the practices described in this policy.

For the purpose of the Data Protection Act 1998 (the Act), the data controller is The Freelance Dietitians Group

INFORMATION WE MAY COLLECT FROM YOU

We may collect and process the following data about you:

  • Information you give us.You may give us information about you by filling in forms on our site http://freelancedietitians.org or by corresponding with us by e-mail or otherwise. This includes information you provide when you register to use our Site, subscribe to our service or when you submit a request with our Site. The information you give us may include your name, address, e-mail address and phone number
  • Information we collect about you.With regard to each of your visits to our Site we may automatically collect the following information:
    • technical information, including the Internet protocol (IP) address used to connect your computer to the Internet, your login information, browser type and version, time zone setting, browser plug-in types and versions, operating system and platform;
    • information about your visit, including the full Uniform Resource Locators (URL) clickstream to, through and from our Site (including date and time); products you viewed or searched for; page response times, download errors, length of visits to certain pages, page interaction information (such as scrolling, clicks, and mouse-overs), and methods used to browse away from the page.
  • Information we receive from other sources.We may receive information about you if you use any of the other websites we link to. We may also work with third parties (including, for example, payment and delivery services) and may receive information about you from them.

COOKIES

Our website uses cookies (and possibly pixels) to distinguish you from other users of our website. This helps us to provide you with a good experience when you browse our website and also allows us to improve our Site. For detailed information on the cookies we use and the purposes for which we use them see our Cookie policy

USES MADE OF THE INFORMATION

We use information held about you in the following ways:

  • Information you give to us.We will use this information:
    • To carry out our obligations arising from any contracts entered into between you and us and to provide you with the information, products and services that you request from us;
    • To notify you about changes to our service;
    • To ensure that content from our Site is presented in the most effective manner for you and for your computer.
  • Information we collect about you. We will use this information:
    • To administer our Site and for internal operations, including troubleshooting, data analysis, testing, research, statistical and survey purposes;
    • To improve our Site to ensure that content is presented in the most effective manner for you and for your computer;

DISCLOSURE OF YOUR INFORMATION

Any personal information on the website is publicly visible

  • Analytics and search engine providers that assist us in the improvement and optimisation of our Site.

WHERE WE STORE YOUR PERSONAL DATA

Only personal data that is publicly visible on the site is stored on the server which is held and owned by Freelance Dietitians will take all steps reasonably necessary to ensure that your data is treated securely and in accordance with this privacy policy.

Where we have given you (or where you have chosen) a password which enables you to access certain parts of our Site, you are responsible for keeping this password confidential. We ask you not to share a password with anyone.

Unfortunately, the transmission of information via the internet is not completely secure. Although we will do our best to protect your personal data, we cannot guarantee the security of your data transmitted to our Site; any transmission is at your own risk. Once we have received your information, we will use strict procedures and security features to try to prevent unauthorised access.

YOUR RIGHTS

Our Site may, contain links to and from the websites of our subscribers. If you follow a link to any of these websites, please note that these websites have their own privacy policies and that we do not accept any responsibility or liability for these policies. Please check these policies before you submit any personal data to these websites.

CHANGES TO OUR PRIVACY POLICY

Any changes we may make to our privacy policy in the future will be posted on this page and, where appropriate, notified to you by e-mail. Please check back frequently to see any updates or changes to our privacy policy.

CONTACT

Questions, comments and requests regarding this privacy policy are welcomed and should be addressed to admin@freelancedietitians.org

Last Updated: 30th September 2015