Privacy

My privacy policy statements are pretty simple and straightforward. They are also standard statements found in my company’s Privacy Policy and Terms of Use.

Information this site collects

A. When you connect to our server to download a file or open a page, the following are logged in:

* The host name or IP address connecting;
* The date and time;
* The file or page requested;
* The result of that request;
* The referring site; and
* The version of the web browser you used, as reported to us by the web browser.

B. In addition to the above, the following information is also collected:

1. When you sign up as a subscriber to any of our updates and alert notices, I need your email address (obviously).

2. When you send me an email using my site’s online form: your name, your email address, and subject of your query or message.

3. When you download a document or file from this site, I need your email address where our system can send the file, and your full name.

What I do with the information

I guaranty you I am not a member of any mailing list organisation which means I do not sell information collected from this site.

Neither do I share your information with third or external parties except where I am required by applicable legislation, or except as explicitly stated below.

1. Collected as a result of a connection to our server

This information is used to determine patterns of interest in this website so that I can determine what material is of most interest to the people accessing this website.

2. Collected when you join as a subscriber

This is used of course to send newsletters, updates and other news alerts.

3. Collected when you submit feedback or comments

As you can see on the pages of this site, comments or feedback entered in this site’s Comments boxes are publicly available.

4. Collected when you download a document or file

This information is required so I know where to send the downloaded material and who are using the information I provide in this site.

How to get access to your information recorded on this site

This site is required to give access to or make corrections to personal information that it has recorded on you. This only applies to information that can be readily identified with an individual.

Note however there are cases where request for access or corrections to personal information may attract fees.

To get access to the information:

1. Collected as a result of connecting to our server.

Since this information is not normally identifiable with an individual, it is thus is not normally personal information within the meaning of the law.

This information is not subject to correction, as it is factual information that was necessarily correct at the time of collection.

2. Collected when you join as a subscriber

We have an online form where subscribers or those who think have been subscribed can check this information. Users can enter their email address in our online subscription form which will be inform them users whether they are subscribed.

With today’s web technology, subscribers can easily unsubscribe themselves. This site has features that provide you that capacity. // But should that fail, contact me so I can have your email address removed from my mailing list.//

3. Collected when you use our online comments boxes.

Your email address is not publicly available. But should you decide to delete your comments, please contact me and I may be able to work out something for you.

More information? Please use the online contact form on this site.