We use traffic log cookies when you visit our site. We analyse this data to improve our site and tailor it to our clients’ needs.
What is a cookie?
A cookie is a small file of letters and numbers placed on your browser or the hard drive of your computer. It enables us to see how many people visit our website and which pages they tend to visit. We use the information cookies collect in order to improve our service. No personally identifiable information is stored on these cookies.
Please read this policy carefully for details about the information we collect when you use this site. If you do not wish to accept cookies in relation to this site, you must disable them using your browser settings.
How we may use the information generated by cookies
We analyse our web traffic using Google Analytics. It is the most widely used web analytics service on the internet. It is a free service from Google and lets us see and understand how users interact with our website.
We use the information to understand how many people visit our site, our clients' page preferences and to provide a better online browsing service. The cookies collect information in an anonymous form and it is for our internal use only. It is not passed onto any third parties. We only use information collected to inform any changes to the website.
First-party cookies are those set by a website that is being visited by the user at the time (e.g. cookies placed by BSS). Third-party cookies are cookies that are set by a domain other than that of the website being visited by the user. If a user visits a site and another entity sets a cookie through that website, this would be a third-party cookie. We do not currently place use any third-party cookies.
Links to other websites
Our site may contain links to other sites of interest. However, once you use these links we do not have any control over that external site. We cannot be responsible for the protection and privacy of any information you provide whilst visiting sites that are not governed by this privacy statement. You should exercise caution and look at the privacy statement applicable to external sites.
Controlling your personal information
You can choose to delete and block cookies and opt out of being tracked by Google Analytics.
How to delete and block our cookies
You can choose to accept or decline cookies. Most browsers automatically accept cookies, but you can usually modify your browser setting to decline cookies if you prefer. This may prevent you from taking full advantage of our site.
How to opt out of Google Analytics
To opt out of being tracked by Google Analytics across all sites visit support.google.com
Automated decision making
No automated decisions are made using any personal information collected using this site.
Data Transfers outside the EEA
We do not send any Personally Identifiable data collected via our site outside the EEA however our website uses tracking technology to help us identify the numbers of users. This tracking software does not personally identify website visitors.
Data Processor agreements
Where we may use third parties to process any personal data collected from this site, we ensure that they have committed to ensuring appropriate technical and organisational measures in place to meet their obligations under GDPR.
You are entitled to ask about the data that is held about you, subject to certain exceptions. This is called a Subject Access Request (SAR). These should be made by email to firstname.lastname@example.org.
In addition, the GDPR provides the following rights for individuals:
The right to be informed
The right of access
The right to rectification
The right to erasure
The right to restrict processing
The right to data portability
The right to object
Rights in relation to automated decision making and profiling
If you would like to exercise any of your rights under GDPR, please email us on email@example.com
We will make every attempt to ensure you are satisfied with our handling of your data queries or requests. However, you have the right to complain to the Information Commissioners Office (ICO) if you are not satisfied with our handling of your requests about the protection of your data. Further details can be found on the ICO website.
Last updated: May 2021