www.crowdicity.com, www.crowdworks.net (“Sites”) is operated by Crowdicity Limited ("we", “us” and “our”). We are committed to protecting and respecting your privacy.
This policy sets out the basis on which any personal data we collect from you, or that you provide to us, will be processed by us. Please read the following carefully to understand our views and practices regarding your personal data and how we will treat it.
For the purpose of the Data Protection Act 1998 (the "Act"), the data controller is Crowdicity Limited whose registered office address and main trading address is at 88-90 North Sherwood Street, Nottingham NG1 4EE,UK.
Information we may collect from you
We may collect and process the following data about you:
IP addresses and cookies
We may collect information about your computer, including where available your IP address, operating system and browser type, for system administration and to report aggregate information to our advertisers. This is statistical data about our users'' browsing actions and patterns, and does not identify any individual.
We use a cookie file which is stored on the hard drive of your computer. Cookies contain information that is transferred to your computer''s hard drive, and in our case this information is your email address and an alphanumeric session key to help us recognise you when you return to our Sites and the Crowdicity Community(s). Our cookies are active for 12 months. They are created when you login into our Sites or a Crowdicity Community and deleted when you close your browser, unless you have clicked the ''Remember me on this computer'' option when you login into our Sites or a Crowdicity Community (in which case the cookie will remain active for 12-months even if you close your browser). Your cookie will be automatically disabled (but not deleted) when you logout of our Sites or a Crowdicity Community.
Where we store your personal data
All information you provide to us is stored on our secure servers. Where we have given you (or where you have chosen) a password which enables you to access certain parts of our Sites or the Crowdicity Communities, you are responsible for keeping this password confidential. We ask you not to share a password with anyone.
Unfortunately, the transmission of information via the internet is not completely secure. Although we will do our best to protect your personal data, we cannot guarantee the security of your data transmitted to our Sites or to the Crowdicity Communities; any transmission is at your own risk. Once we have received your information, we will use strict procedures and security features to try to prevent unauthorised access.
Uses made of the information
We use information held about you in the following ways:
Were you have consented, we may also use your data, or permit selected other Community Owners to use your data, to provide you with information about goods, services and Crowdicity Communities which may be of interest to you and we or they may contact you about these by email, post or telephone.
Disclosure of your information
We may disclose your personal information to any member of our Community, which means our subsidiaries, our ultimate holding company and its subsidiaries, as defined in section 1159 of the UK Companies Act 2006.
We may disclose your personal information to third parties:
You have the right to ask us not to process your personal data for marketing purposes. We will usually inform you (before collecting your data) if we intend to use your data for such purposes or if we intend to disclose your information to any third party for such purposes. You can exercise your right to prevent such processing by checking certain boxes on the forms we use to collect your data. You can also exercise the right at any time by contacting us at firstname.lastname@example.org
Our Sites and the Crowdicity Communities may, from time to time, contain links to and from the websites of our partner networks, advertisers and affiliates. If you follow a link to any of these websites, please note that these websites have their own privacy policies and that we do not accept any responsibility or liability for these policies. Please check these policies before you submit any personal data to these websites.
Access to information
The Act gives you the right to access information held about you. Your right of access can be exercised in accordance with the Act. Any access request may be subject to a fee of £10 to meet our costs in providing you with details of the information we hold about you.