that you give The Scrimshaw Project when you use this website.
The Scrimshaw Project is committed to ensuring that your privacy is protected. Should
we ask you to provide certain information by which you can be identified when using
this website; you can be assured that it will only be used in accordance with this
The Scrimshaw Project may change this policy from time to time by updating this page.
You should check this page from time to time to ensure that you are happy with any
changes. This policy is effective from 10/20/2009.
What we collect
We may collect the following information:
· Contact information including email address
· Demographic information such as postcode, preferences and interests
· Other information relevant to aspects of The Project you choose to participate
What we do with the information we gather
We require this information for user login and use of our interactive site tools:
· Internal record keeping.
· We may use the information to improve our website.
· We may periodically send promotional email containing updates on The Project and
invitations to assist The Project.
· From time to time, we may also use your information to contact you for solicitations
to fulfill certain needs of The Project.
We are committed to ensuring that your information is secure. In order to prevent
unauthorised access or disclosure we have put in place suitable physical, electronic
and managerial procedures to safeguard and secure the information we collect online.
Links to other websites
Our website may contain links to other websites of interest. However, once you have
used these links to leave our site, you should note that we do not have any control
over that other website. Therefore, we cannot be responsible for the protection and
privacy of any information which you provide whilst visiting such sites and such
sites are not governed by this privacy statement. You should exercise caution and
look at the privacy statement applicable to the website in question.
Controlling your personal information
You may choose to restrict the collection or use of your personal information in
the following ways:
· By informing us directly that you do not want your information used for the stated
purposes. Please note that failure to provide certain information may prohibit you
from creating a User Account on our website.
We will not sell, distribute or lease your personal information to third parties.
We may use your personal information to send you promotional information about third
parties which we think you may find interesting if you tell us that you wish this
You may request details of personal information which we hold about you under the
Data Protection Act 1998. A small fee will be payable. If you would like a copy of
the information held on you please write to Admin@TheScrimshawProject.com.
If you believe that any information we are holding on you is incorrect or incomplete,
please email us as soon as possible, at the above address. We will promptly correct
any information found to be incorrect.