This policy covers how The Sick Children’s Trust will use personal information that is collected when you use The Sick Children’s Trust website. We are committed to protecting and respecting your privacy.
What is collected
The Sick Children’s Trust website does not store or capture any personal information when someone visits it and is not registered. The system will log your IP address along with other information provided by your browser. This may include the name and version of the browser you are using, your operating system and any website address that referred you to The Sick Children’s Trust website. This information will only be used for producing anonymous website statistics and will be used to help us with the delivery of the services on the website.
However the system will record personal information if you:
• Provide information by filling in a form on our site
• Subscribe or register for services that require personal information to be given
• Complete surveys that we use for research purposes
What we will do with your information
Any information that is collected by The Sick Children’s Trust from this website will only be used for monitoring purposes unless you have given us consent for your information to be used e.g. Providing us with your email address so we can contact you or registering for an event so that we can get back to you. We may, from time to time, send you relevant information about The Sick Children’s Trust and its work, although there will be an option for you to opt out of this at the registration stage.
We will ensure that all personal information supplied is held securely, in accordance with the Data Protection Act 1998. The data controller is The Sick Children’s Trust and our registration number is: Z6096928.
Access to information
The Data Protection Act gives you the right to access information held about you. Your right of access can be exercised in accordance with the Act. Any access request may be subject to a fee of £10 to meet our costs in providing you with details of the information we hold about you.