Bladder-help.com 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.
Bladder-help.com 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 18/04/18.
How We Collect and Use Information
We may collect and store personal or other information that you voluntarily supply to us online while using the website (e.g., while on the website or in responding via email to a feature provided on the website). Bladder-help.com only contacts individuals who specifically request that we do so or in the event that they have signed up to receive our messaging. Generally, this information includes name and e-mail address for registration or opt-in purposes. All of this information is provided to us by you.
We use this information solely for the purpose of Bladder-help.com to provide you with news about content and services related to this website.
Please keep in mind that whenever you voluntarily make your personal information available for viewing by third parties online – for example by posting a comment on a blog post – that information can be seen, collected and used by others besides us. We cannot be responsible for any unauthorized third-party use of such information.
How we store your information
Your information is stored at the Mailchimp list server that delivers Bladder-help.com content and messaging. Your information can only be accessed by the Bladder-help.com admin in order to deliver e-mail to those who would like to receive Bladder-help.com material.
All of the messaging or emails that are sent to you by Bladder-help.com include an unsubscribe link in them. You can remove your data an withdraw your consent to storing and using your data at any time from our mailing list by clicking on the unsubscribe link that can be found in every communication that we send you.
Controlling your personal information
The information you have given will be used for the sole purpose of Bladder-help.com in accordance with the guidelines set by the Information Commissioners Office (UK). We will not disclose, sell, distribute or lease your personal information to third parties unless we have your permission or are required by law to do so. We may use your personal information to send you promotional information about third parties which we think you may find interesting as part of our newsletter (e.g. other relevant articles and services).
Cookies may be either “persistent” cookies or “session” cookies: a persistent cookie will be stored by a web browser and will remain valid until its set expiry date, unless deleted by the user before the expiry date; a session cookie, on the other hand, will expire at the end of the user session, when the web browser is closed.
Cookies do not typically contain any information that personally identifies a user, but personal information that we store about you may be linked to the information stored in and obtained from cookies.
Most browsers allow you to refuse to accept cookies; for example:
(a) in Internet Explorer (version 11) you can block cookies using the cookie handling override settings available by clicking “Tools”, “Internet Options”, “Privacy” and then “Advanced”;
(b) in Firefox (version 44) you can block all cookies by clicking “Tools”, “Options”, “Privacy”, selecting “Use custom settings for history” from the drop-down menu, and unticking “Accept cookies from sites”; and
(c) in Chrome (version 48), you can block all cookies by accessing the “Customise and control” menu, and clicking “Settings”, “Show advanced settings” and “Content settings”, and then selecting “Block sites from setting any data” under the “Cookies” heading.
Blocking all cookies will have a negative impact upon the usability of many websites.
You can delete cookies already stored on your computer; for example:
(a) in Internet Explorer (version 11), you must manually delete cookie files (you can find instructions for doing so at http://windows.microsoft.com/en-gb/internet-explorer/delete-manage-cookies#ie=ie-11);
(b) in Firefox (version 44), you can delete cookies by clicking “Tools”, “Options” and “Privacy”, then selecting “Use custom settings for history” from the drop-down menu, clicking “Show Cookies”, and then clicking “Remove All Cookies”; and
(c) in Chrome (version 48), you can delete all cookies by accessing the “Customise and control” menu, and clicking “Settings”, “Show advanced settings” and “Clear browsing data”, and then selecting “Cookies and other site and plug-in data” before clicking “Clear browsing data”.
Deleting cookies will have a negative impact on the usability of many websites.
Credit: This section was created using a template from SEQ Legal (http://www.seqlegal.com).
Links to other websites
Our website may contain links to other websites of interest. 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.
Children’s Privacy Statement
- This website is not directed to children under the age of sixteen and we do NOT knowingly collect personally identifiable information from children under the age of sixteen as part of the website. If we become aware that we have inadvertently received personally identifiable information from a user under the age of sixteen as part of the website, we will delete such information from our records. If we change our practices in the future, we will obtain prior, verifiable parental consent before collecting any personally identifiable information from children under the age of sixteen as part of the website.
- Because we do not collect any personally identifiable information from children under the age of sixteen as part of the website, we also do not knowingly distribute such information to third parties.
- We do not knowingly allow children under the age of sixteen to publicly post or otherwise distribute personally identifiable contact information through the website.