Personal information we collect
When you visit the Site, we automatically collect certain information about your device, including information about your web browser, IP address, time zone, and some of the cookies that are installed on your device. Additionally, as you browse the Site, we collect information about the individual web pages or products that you view, what websites or search terms referred you to the Site, and information about how you interact with the Site. We refer to this automatically-collected information as “Device Information”.
We collect Device Information using the following technologies:
- “Cookies” are data files that are placed on your device or computer and often include an anonymous unique identifier. For more information about cookies, and how to disable cookies, visit http://www.allaboutcookies.org.
- “Log files” track actions occurring on the Site, and collect data including your IP address, browser type, Internet service provider, referring/exit pages, and date/time stamps.
- “Web beacons”, “tags”, and “pixels” are electronic files used to record information about how you browse the Site.
Additionally when you register a profile on the Site, we collect certain information from you, including but not limited to your name, address, professional details, work information, contact number, BEE information, email address, contact information, company information, Organisational information and phone number. We refer to this information as “Account Information”.
By using our website, you (the visitor) agree to allow third parties to process your IP address, for the effective running of all website features. You also agree to have that data stored in a session cookie in your browser (a temporary cookie which gets automatically removed when you close your browser). We do this in order for the preferred session data and options to remain and consistent when browsing our website.
How do we use your personal information?
We use the Account Information that we collect generally to populate the FABEP member data. Additionally, we use this Account Information to:
- Communicate with you; and
- Maintain the FABEP member registry
Sharing you personal Information
We share your Personal Information with third parties to help us use your Personal Information, as described above. For example, use MailChimp to send member emails to our clients who have subscribed to our newsletters.
We also use Google Analytics to help us understand how our customers use the Site — you can read more about how Google uses your Personal Information here: https://www.google.com/intl/en/policies/privacy/. You can also opt-out of Google Analytics here:https://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout.
Finally, we may also share your Personal Information to comply with applicable laws and regulations, to respond to a subpoena, search warrant or other lawful request for information we receive, or to otherwise protect our rights.
As described above, we use your Personal Information to provide you with member communications we believe may be of interest to you. Registered members may also get in touch with you directly on the website, using our platform to message you. By submitting your information and agreeing to these terms, you agree to have fellow members of FABEP to get in touch with you.
Do not track
Please note that we do not alter our Site’s data collection and use practices when we see a Do Not Track signal from your browser.
When you register an account through the Site, we will maintain your Account Information for our records unless and until you ask us to delete this information.
The Site is not intended for individuals under the age of 16 .
For more information about our privacy practices, if you have questions, or if you would like to make a complaint, please contact us by e‑mail at firstname.lastname@example.org or by mail using the details provided below:
[Re: Privacy Compliance Officer]