ABSUK is committed to ensuring that your privacy is protected. Should we ask you to provide certain information by which you can be identified when using this website, then you can be assured that it will only be used in accordance with this privacy statement.
ABSUK may change this policy from time to time by updating this page. You should check this page from time to time to ensure that you are happy with any changes. This policy is effective from May 2018.
What we collect
We may collect and process the following information about you:
What we do with the information we gather
We require this information to understand your needs and provide you with a better service, and in particular for the following reasons:
Controlling your personal information
In completing a registration form to use the ABSUK online forum, you create an account. You can login to access your account (through ‘my profile’) and change your username, public forum ID, email address or password at any time. If you would like to change or amend personal details or delete your account, please email firstname.lastname@example.org.
If you have contacted us through our website requesting information by email or previously given permission for us to contact you by email, you may change your mind at any time by sending an email to email@example.com.
We are committed to ensuring that your information is secure. In order to prevent unauthorised access or disclosure we have put in place suitable electronic and managerial procedures to safeguard and secure the information we collect online. Unfortunately, the transmission of information via the internet is never 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.
Links to other websites
Our website contains links to enable you to visit other websites of interest easily. However, once you have used these links to leave our site, you should note that we do not have any control over that other website. Therefore, we cannot be responsible for the protection and privacy of any information which you provide whilst visiting such sites and such sites are not governed by this privacy statement. You should exercise caution and look at the privacy statement applicable to the website in question.
Cookies are small data files which are sent from a web server to a web browser, and, depending on the type of cookie being used, either expire at the end of a browsing session or are stored until a set date. Information collected automatically from this application can include: the IP addresses or domain names of the computers utilized by the Users who use this Application, the URI addresses (Uniform Resource Identifier), the time of the request, the method utilized to submit the request to the server, the size of the file received in response, the country of origin, the features of the browser and the operating system utilized by the User, the various time details per visit (e.g., the time spent on each page within the Application) and the details about the path followed within the Application with special reference to the sequence of pages visited, and other parameters about the device operating system and/or the User’s IT environment.