1.0 Our beliefs

At C.Co we believe in the power of networks and that’s why we collect certain information about our users in order to improve service and stay connected. As part of this, we also believe

  • User privacy and data protection are human rights
  • We have a duty of care to the people within our data
  • Data should only be collected and processed when absolutely necessary
  • We will not spam our contacts
  • We will never sell, rent or otherwise distribute or make public your personal information

2.0 What we collect and why

C.Co collect certain information or data about you when you use wearec.co
We collect:

  • questions, queries, comments or feedback you leave, including your email address if you contact wearec.co or post on our website
  • your email address and subscription preferences when you sign up to our email alerts, and how you use our emails – for example whether you open them and which links you click on
  • your Internet Protocol (IP) address, and details of which version of web browser used
  • information on how you use the site, using cookies and page tagging techniques
  • This data can be viewed by authorised people in C.Co and supplier organisations to:
  • improve the site by monitoring how you use it
  • gather feedback to improve our services, for example our email alerts
  • respond to any feedback you send us, if you’ve asked us to
  • send email alerts/newsletters to users who request them
  • provide you with information about services if you want it

3.0 RELEVANT LEGISLATION

Along with our business and internal computer systems, this website is designed to comply with the following national and international legislation with regards to data protection and user privacy:

  • UK Data Protection Act 1988 (DPA)
  • EU Data Protection Directive 1995 (DPD)
  • EU General Data Protection Regulation 2018 (GDPR)

4.0 Where your data is stored

This website is hosted by GoDaddy

If you submit a comment to a blog post published on this website some personal information will be stored within this website’s database (as set out by WordPress).

5.0 OUR THIRD PARTY DATA PROCESSORS

We use a number of third parties to process personal data on our behalf. These third parties have been carefully chosen and all of them comply with the legislation set out in section 3.0. To access the privacy policy of these third parties please click below:

6.0 Keeping your data secure

Sending information over the internet is generally not completely secure, and we can’t guarantee the security of your data while it’s in transit.

Any data you send is at your own risk.

We have procedures and security features in place to keep your data secure once we receive it.

Disclosing your information

We won’t share your information with any other organisations for marketing, market research or commercial purposes, and we don’t pass on your details to other websites.

7.0 Your rights

You can find out what information we hold about you and ask us not to use any of the information we collect by emailing speaktous@wearec.co

If you’ve signed up for email alerts, you can unsubscribe or change your settings at any time by selecting the ‘unsubscribe’ link that appears in every email.

8.0 Links to other websites

Wearec.co contains links to other websites.

This privacy policy only applies to wearec.co and doesn’t cover other websites we link to. These have their own terms and conditions and privacy policies.

Following a link to another website
If you go to another website from this one, read the privacy policy on that website to find out what it does with your information.

Following a link to wearec.co from another website
If you come to wearec.co from another website, we may receive information from the other website. We don’t use this data. You should read the privacy policy of the website you came from to find out more about this.

9.0 CHANGES TO OUR PRIVACY POLICY

This privacy policy may change from time to time inline with legislation or industry developments. We will not explicitly inform our clients or website users of these changes. Instead, we recommend that you check this page occasionally for any policy changes. Specific policy changes and updates are mentioned in the change log below.

Terms and Conditions

Every effort is made to maintain the accuracy of the information on this website, however we cannot accept responsibility for any inconvenience, loss or damage caused as a result of inaccuracy within these pages. Site visitors who use this website / rely on the information provided do so at their own risk.

Links to websites created and/or maintained by organisations other than C.Co are provided as part of the service we offer. However, C.Co cannot accept any liability for their accuracy or content and does not necessarily endorse the views expressed within them. We cannot guarantee that these links will work all of the time and we have no control over the availability of the linked pages.

Any personal information gathered by this web site will be used in accordance with the Privacy Policy

Example sources used:

https://www.gov.uk/help/privacy-policy
https://www.fellowshipproductions.co.uk/privacy-policy/
https://www.richmond.gov.uk/terms_and_conditions_for_using_this_website