Collection of information
Whenever we collect personal information from you we will do so in a lawful and fair way. Where we collect the information from a third party we will take reasonable steps to advise you of that collection. We will tell you why we are collecting the information. If you do not wish to provide the information we request, we will tell you what impact this will have.
From time to time you will be able to participate in the site, enter contests, vote in polls or otherwise express an opinion, subscribe to one of our services such as an online newsletter, or participate in one of our online forums or communities. The types of personally identifiable information that may be collected in these pages include: name, email address, telephone number and information about your interests in and use of various products, programs and services.
Sometimes you will be able to submit information about other people. For example, you might submit a person’s name and email address for that person to receive information or a product. The types of personally identifiable information that may be collected about other people in these pages include: recipient’s name, email address and telephone number.
Also, we may collect certain non-personally identifiable information when you visit many of our web pages, such as the type of browser you are using, the type of operating system you are using, and the domain name of your internet service provider.
We may ask you or otherwise collect your postcode to enable us to display medical services or product suppliers that are near you.
When you provide information to us you should take care not disclose any personal information that you do not wish us to have.
We will provide you with a low-cost way of contacting us if you wish to opt out from receiving further emails or certain offers. In accordance with the Act, direct marketing offers will contain an opportunity to opt out.
How we use the information
We may use the information you provide about yourself to fulfil your requests for our programs and services, to respond to your enquiries about our offerings and to offer you other programs or services, some of which maybe from relevant third parties where we believe this be of interest to you. We use the information that you provide about others to enable us to send them information. The information we collect in connection with our online forums and communities is used to provide an interactive experience. We use this information to facilitate participation in these online forums and communities.
Analysing site use
We may use an independent service to measure and analyse use across the site. Any service we use will have expertise in internet measurement technologies as well as market research and trend analysis. Use of such service may involve coding being placed on pages on the site to enable information such as the following to be collected:
- the number of unique visitors to the site;
- the average length of time these unique visitors spend on the site when they visit; and
- the entry and exit points onto the site for these unique visitors.
Links to other web sites
Quality of information
We will take reasonable steps to ensure that the information that we collect, use and disclose is accurate, complete and up to date.
We are committed to protecting your privacy and will take reasonable steps to ensure that the information we collect is protected from loss and misuse and from unauthorised access, modification and disclosure.
The Privacy Officer
Cervin Media Limited
PO Box 68450