For the purpose of the Data Protection Act 1998 (the Act), the data controller is Decibel Insight Limited of 89 Worship Street, London EC2A 2BF, United Kingdom.
We, Decibel Insight Limited are committed to protecting and respecting your privacy. This policy (together with our Terms of Business and any other documents referred to on it) 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.
We may collect and process the following data about you:
We may collect information about your computer, including where available your IP address, the company name from which you are browsing our website, operating system and browser type. This is purely data about our types of users, browsing actions and patterns, and does not identify any individual unless they provide us with their details.
For the same reason, we may obtain information about your general internet usage by using 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. They help us to improve our site and to deliver a better and more personalised service. They enable us:
The following table lists all cookies that are used on this website:
|Used By||Name||Expiry Date||Displays relevant cookie information for the website.|
|EU Cookie Compliance||app-decibel-compliance-cookieacceptance||When you close the browser||This cookie is used to record the types of cookies a user is willing to accept on this web site.|
|User Preferences||app-decibel-regional-language||When you close the browser||This cookie is used to record a user's language preference.|
|Decibel Insight||da_sid||When you close the browser||These cookies are used to collect information about how people use the website. This allows us to make sure the website is meeting your needs, and help us understand what we could improve.|
Where we have given you (or where you have chosen) a password which enables you to access certain parts of our site, 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 site; 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.
We use information held about you in the following ways:
In addition, if you register with us on our website, you are deemed to agree to receive marketing communications from us unless and until such time as you choose to unsubscribe from such communications using the unsubscribe option provided in those communications.
We will not pass your data on to third parties without your consent.
We do not disclose information about identifiable individuals to our partners, but we may provide them with aggregate information about our users. We may also use such aggregate information to help advertisers reach the kind of audience they want to target. We may make use of the personal data we have collected from you to enable us to comply with our advertisers' wishes by displaying their advertisement to that target audience.
If we process any personal information on your behalf when performing our obligations under any agreement with you (a “Contract”) for the Decibel Insight platform (the “Service”), you shall be the “data controller “and we shall be a “data processor” (as each term is defined in the EU Directive 95/46/EC), and in any such case:
In addition to the foregoing general obligations, you agree that you are the Data Controller in respect of all personal information and in data that is collected via the Service and that it is your responsibility to comply with all applicable data protection laws and regulations. It is your responsibility to make users of your website aware that personal information related to them may be collected via the Service and that such personal information may be used by you, and you must obtain the consent of the users to your use of such personal information. You must also advise the users how they can turn off the Service that collects their data as well as of the consequences on their use of the website if they do chose to turn off the Service.
We may disclose your personal information to any member of our group, 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. You can exercise your right to prevent such processing by contacting us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Our site 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.
The Data Protection Act 1998 ('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.