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Privacy Statement

Safer Lancashire respects your right to privacy.

We understand the sensitive nature of privacy issues and we will try to ensure that your confidentiality is protected.

Our privacy policy is detailed below and we ask that you to read it in full.

You can use Safer Lancashire's web pages without revealing any personal information and none of our services require any form of customer registration.

Information about yourself which you give to Safer Lancashire will only be used for the purpose declared.

It is the Policy of Safer Lancashire to comply with the Data Protection Act 1998 and the good practice for the handling of personal data contained within that Act.

The information which follows is a general declaration which applies when you supply contact details in order that information may be sent to you.

On other web pages operated by Safer Lancashire where you may wish to supply information for other purposes there will be further explanation.

Information you provide to Safer Lancashire

When you use Safer Lancashire's website the only time we may ask for personal information about you is when you complete our online enquiry form.

If you wish to complete our enquiry form we will require you to provide personal information such as your name, telephone number or email address.

By entering your details in the fields requested, you enable Safer Lancashire to provide you with a response to the information you provide.

If you wish to solely use the Safer Lancashire web site to find relevant up-to-date information then you will not be required to fill out any form of registration.

How the information you provide is used by Safer Lancashire

Safer Lancashire uses information about you only to contact you in response to your enquiry form completed.

By completing our online enquiry form you expressly permit Safer Lancashire to contact you via telephone or email unless you state otherwise.

Safer Lancashire will not pass your personal information on to any other parties, except where required to carry out our duties and functions or to respond to your request.

All employees and subsidiaries that may have access to your personal data are obliged to respect its confidentiality.

Safer Lancashire will only hold your information for as long as necessary for the purposes for which you provide information to us.

The information collected automatically by Safer Lancashire

In order to improve the Safer Lancashire website, Safer Lancashire automatically collects statistical information about your visits to Safer Lancashire during your use of our site.

This is just used to identify how many people are accessing our site, and which browsers they are using, which page is the most popular and so on.

These statistics do not contain personal data and cannot be traced back to an individual.

We do not use cookies to store personal data and we don't link non-personal information stored in cookies with personal data about specific individuals.

Coverage

This statement applies to the sites operated by Safer Lancashire.

It does not apply to the external sites listed on the pages.

Third-Party Relationship

You will find direct links on our site to other web sites.

These links are provided for convenience and the presence of the links does not imply any relationship with Safer Lancashire.

It does not mean that people from these organisations can or do access information held by Safer Lancashire.

If information is shared then this is made clear through information provided when you supply information or on the County Council's Data Protection Registry entry accessible via the Information Commissioner's web site.

Linked sites are not covered by this Statement and if you have any concerns that a site to which we have a direct link is not practicing an acceptable policy please contact them directly.

Security and Data Protection

Safer Lancashire has security measures in place to attempt to protect against the loss, misuse and alteration of customer data under our control.

While we cannot guarantee that loss, misuse or alteration of the data will never occur, we promise to do our utmost to prevent against any such occurrences.

Safer Lancashire complies with the Data Protection Act 1998.

For further information on Data Protection Matters and Information Security, Safer Lancashire's Data Protection Officer, can be contacted by email to Data Protection.

Terms and Conditions

Copyright © 2010 Safer Lancashire.

Safer Lancashire makes every effort to ensure that the information on this website is accurate and up-to-date.

However, we cannot accept responsibility for any loss or inconvenience caused by reliance on inaccurate material contained in this site.

All material on this site (including text and images) is, unless otherwise stated, the copyright of Safer Lancashire.

Private or educational use (within the classroom) is permitted provided that no changes are made to the material and Safer Lancashire is acknowledged as the owner.

All other forms of usage are prohibited unless formal written permission is obtained beforehand.

The permission to reproduce Safer Lancashire copyright protected material does not extend to any material on this site which is identified as being the copyright of a third party.

Authorisation to reproduce such material must be obtained from the copyright holders concerned.

Links to other sites are provided for your convenience and do not imply Safer Lancashire's endorsement of their content.

Safer Lancashire is not responsible for the quality of these sites, and their inclusion should not be viewed or taken as endorsement.

Safer Lancashire accepts no responsibility or legal liability that may arise directly or indirectly from the use of these sites.