Description of the information The Edge Consultancy may collect
1. Personally Identifiable Information
The Edge Consultancy collects personally identifiable information (i.e. information from which you can be identified, such as name, address, telephone number or e-mail address) only when it is asked for and/or you voluntarily submit it to us on this Site. We may use the information to respond to your requests, improve our level of service and the content of our web site; provide you with tips, helpful information, product news, offers and updates; notify you of new The Edge Consultancy products and services; seek your views on our products and services; and for our own internal purposes.
This Site is not intended or designed to attract children under the age of 13. We do not knowingly collect personally identifiable information via this Site from visitors in that age group without the explicit consent of a parent or guardian.
2. Non-Personally Identifiable Information
The Edge Consultancy also collects non-personally identifiable information in aggregate form using cookies to track data such as the total number of visits to our websites, the number of visitors to each page of our web sites, and the domain names of our visitors’ internet service providers. We use this information, which remains in aggregate form, to understand how our visitors use our websites so that we may improve them and the services we offer. We may also share this information with other companies within The Edge Group and with other third parties. NO PERSONALLY IDENTIFIABLE INFORMATION IS DISCLOSED IN THIS PROCESS.
Cookies are small text files that are placed on your computer by websites that you visit. They are widely used in order to make websites work, or work more efficiently, as well as to provide information to the owners of the site.
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 current legislation and if based in the USA are EU-U.S Privacy Shield compliant.
We use a third-party provider, ClickDimensions, to deliver our weekly insights via email and track visitors to the Site. We gather statistics around email opening and clicks using industry standard technologies to help us monitor and improve our email. Every email we send via this system has an Update Preferences link which includes an unsubscribe option. Removal via email can also be requested. When requesting removal via email, please send your email to email@example.com using the email account that is subscribed to the mailing list.
How we protect your personal information
The Edge Consultancy is committed to protecting the security of your personal information. The Edge Consultancy uses a variety of security technologies and procedures to help protect your personal information from unauthorised access, use, or disclosure. For example, we store the personal information you provide to The Edge Consultancy on the Microsoft Cloud. While we cannot guarantee that loss, misuse or alteration to data will not occur, we make every commercially reasonable effort to prevent such unfortunate occurrences. For more information, please see the Microsoft Privacy Centre.
Sharing Personally Identifiable Information with Third Parties
The Edge Consultancy will not sell or rent personally identifiable information to any third party for any purpose. Sometimes selected third-parties are however used to provide The Edge Consultancy with support services in connection with its web sites and such parties may, from time to time, have access to your information to enable them to provide those services to The Edge Consultancy. Please rest assured that all companies providing such support services are required by The Edge Consultancy to meet the same standards of data protection as The Edge Consultancy and are prohibited from using the information for their own marketing purposes.
In certain special cases, we may disclose your personally identifiable information in the following circumstances:
- when we have reason to believe that disclosing this information is necessary to identify, contact or bring legal action against someone who may be causing injury to you, or otherwise injuring or interfering with The Edge Consultancy’s rights, property or operations, other users of this site, or anyone else who could be harmed by such activities; or
- when we believe the law requires it, or in response to any demand by law enforcement authorities in connection with a criminal investigation, or civil or administrative authorities in connection with a pending civil case or administrative investigation.
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Controlling your personal information
You may choose to restrict the collection or use of your personal information by contacting us on firstname.lastname@example.org
We will not sell, distribute, or lease your personal information to third parties unless we have your permission or are required by law to do so. 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 to happen.
You may request details of personal information which we hold about you under the UK Data Protection Act 1988 (DPA), EU Data Protection Directive 1995 (DPD), or EU General Data Protection Regulation 2018 (GDPR). There will be no cost to you for us to provide this information.
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