Privacy Policy

What information do we collect?

We collect information from you when you subscribe to our newsletter or fill out a form.

When filling out forms or registering on our site, as appropriate, you may be asked to enter your: name, town or e-mail address. You may, however, visit our site anonymously.

What do we use your information for?

Any of the information we collect from you may be used in one of the following ways:

  • To personalize your experience
    (your information helps us to better respond to your individual needs)
  • To improve our website
    (we continually strive to improve our website offerings based on the information and feedback we receive from you)
  • To improve our responses
    (your information helps us to more effectively respond to your questions)
  • To send periodic emails
    The email address you provide may be used to send you information, respond to inquiries, and/or other requests or questions.

Note: If at any time you would like to unsubscribe from receiving future emails, we include detailed unsubscribe instructions at the bottom of each email.

How do we protect your information?

We implement a variety of security measures to maintain the safety of your personal information when you enter, submit, or access your personal information.

Do we use cookies?

Yes (Cookies are small files that a site or its service provider transfers to your computers hard drive through your Web browser (if you allow) that enables the sites or service providers systems to recognize your browser and capture and remember certain information

We use cookies to compile aggregate data about site traffic and site interaction so that we can offer better site experiences and tools in the future.

CookieTypeDurationDescription
_gaFirst Party2 yearsUsed by Google Analytics as part of our web statistics.
_gatFirst Party10 minutesUsed to throttle request rate by our web stats provider.
idThird Party2 yearsThird party vendors, including Google, use cookies to serve ads based on a user's prior visits to askascientist.co.uk Google's use of the DoubleClick cookie enables it and its partners to serve ads to your users that are based on their visit to askascientist.co.uk and/or other sites across the Internet.
wordpress_logged_in_[hash]First PartySession DurationUsed by our content management system to log a users' session duration. This cookie is only for users who have an account and login to the website.

Users may opt out of using the DoubleClick and Google Analytics cookies by visiting Ads Settings (links to Google).

Do we disclose any information to outside parties?

We do not sell, trade, or otherwise transfer to outside parties your personally identifiable information. This does not include trusted third parties who assist us in operating our website, conducting our business, or servicing you, so long as those parties agree to keep this information confidential. We may also release your information when we believe release is appropriate to comply with the law, enforce our site policies, or protect ours or others rights, property, or safety. However, non-personally identifiable visitor information may be provided to other parties for marketing, advertising, or other uses.

Third party links

Occasionally, at our discretion, we may include or offer third party products or services on our website. These third party sites have separate and independent privacy policies. We therefore have no responsibility or liability for the content and activities of these linked sites. Nonetheless, we seek to protect the integrity of our site and welcome any feedback about these sites.

Childrens Online Privacy Protection Act Compliance

We are in compliance with the requirements of COPPA (Childrens Online Privacy Protection Act), we do not collect any information from anyone under 13 years of age. Our website, products and services are all directed to people who are at least 13 years old or older.

Your Consent

By using our site, you consent to our web site privacy policy.

Changes to our Privacy Policy

If we decide to change our privacy policy, we will post those changes on this page, and/or update the Privacy Policy modification date below.

This policy was last modified on 27 July 2015 – inclusion of cookies.

Contacting Us

If there are any questions regarding this privacy policy you may contact us using the information below.

www.askascientist.co.uk
hello@askascientist.co.uk