At the PSU we take your privacy very seriously and are committed to protecting your personal information online.
If you are under 16, always check with a parent or guardian before giving personal information to anyone online.
If you do not agree to this policy, please do not give us your information.
We will obtain personal information from you in a number of ways, for example when you:
The personal information that we collect from you may include, but is not limited to, the following information about you:
We will use your personal information in a number of ways, including for the following purposes:
If you do not want us to send you updates on our news, events and appeals, please contact the PSU email@example.com and tell us that you don't want to receive this information.
'Cookies' are small pieces of information sent by a web server to a web browser, which enable the server to collect information from the browser. Essentially a cookie takes the form of a small text file deposited on your computer's hard drive. The information recorded by the cookie is retrieved on the user's next visit to the site. There are various types of cookies that perform different functions such as enabling the system to allow event registration and analytics cookies to help us improve the site for our visitors. More information on cookies found at www.aboutcookies.org.
You can disable some or all cookies from being left on your computer by adjusting the settings on your browser (see your browser Help for how to do this). Be aware that disabling cookies will affect the functionality of PSU’s website and other websites that you visit.
We place great importance on the security of your personal information and we always try to take appropriate precautions to protect it.
We take appropriate measures to ensure that the information disclosed to us is kept secure, accurate and up to date, and kept only for the purposes for which it is used.
Despite all of our precautions however, no data transmission over the internet can be guaranteed to be 100% secure. So, while we strive to protect your personal information, we cannot guarantee the security of any information you disclose to us online or otherwise, and you must understand that you do so at your own risk.
We cannot guarantee the confidentiality of any messages transmitted between you and us via email as these are potentially accessible by the public. We will not be liable to you or anyone else for any loss in connection with any email message sent by you to use or by us to you.
We will not sell, distribute or lease your personal information to third parties unless we have your permission or are required by law to do so.
General information may be shared with partners in order to aid our research, with personal identifying information removed (e.g. we may share the total number of attendees to an event or the number of clients completing a survey).
You have the right to ask for a copy of the information we hold about you (for which we may charge a fee) and to have any inaccuracies in your information corrected. To find out more about your entitlements under data protection legislation, please visit the Information Commissioner's website at www.ico.gov.uk.
If your personal details change, please help us to keep your information up to date by notifying us at the email address at the beginning of this policy.