Cochlear Implant Life is committed to protecting your privacy and holding information securely. This statement explains how and why we collect and use personal data. Our aim is to ensure you remain informed and that you are in control of the information we hold about you.
We regard the privacy and security of the information which you share with us as very important and so have created this Privacy Statement so that you can understand the care with which we treat such information. By submitting information, visitors to Cochlear Implant Life expressly consent to the use of such information as described in this Privacy Statement. If you enter the information which relates to someone other than yourself, you confirm that you have their express consent to our use of such information for the purposes set out in this Privacy Statement.
You can decide not to receive communications from us or change how we contact you at any time. If you wish to do so please contact us using our Contact Form. Any questions you have about this policy or how we use your personal data should be sent to us via our Contact Form.
We collect emails via MailChimp for the sole purpose of the newsletter. Your email addresses are stored with MailChimp. I have access to your email address but will not share them with any 3rd party. I promise to only use your email address for sending posts, the newsletter, and/or notifications regarding this blog.
Go to https://mailchimp.com/legal/privacy/ to find out more information regarding your email subscription and MailChimp.
The information will only be accessed by the Blog Editor. The information will not be shared with other web sites to which links may be provided from our web site. We will not give, rent, sell or trade any of your information.
We will use the information we collect to track and monitor the usage of our web site and help us understand the patterns of site visitors. This will help us operate the web site more effectively.
We may use "cookies" form time to time. Otherwise known as a type of tracking software, a cookie is a small, unique text file that is sent to your browser from a web server and stored on your computer's hard drive. Cookies will help our web site tailor the information presented to you based on your preferences by collecting information such as which areas of the web site you have visited and for how long, so the next time you visit the site, those pages may be readily accessible. Cookies will also allow us to collect statistical information such as countries of origin, search engines used, how many visitors download files and which files these were. We will also be able to study how visitors navigate around the site and this will help us manage and improve the site where necessary.
A cookie cannot read data off your hard disk or read cookie files created by other sites and cookies do not damage your system. You can choose whether to accept cookies by changing the settings on your browser so that it rejects them or notifies you when a web site tries to send you a cookie. Rejecting cookies may affect the scope of your enjoyment of a web site and may mean that some features do not operate as intended. We do not use single-pixel gif images, sometimes referred to as "web bugs" or "web beacons".
No, when you supply us with your e-mail address you choose what information you wish to receive. You will only receive information that you request using the subscription software.
We reserve the right to modify or amend this Privacy Statement at any time and for any reason. Details of any changes will be posted at the top of the Privacy Statement web page.