Karbon Designed operates karbondesigned.co.uk and may operate other websites. It is Karbon Designed’s policy to respect your privacy regarding any information we may collect while operating our websites.
Like most website operators, Karbon Designed collects non-personally-identifying information of the sort that web browsers and servers typically make available, such as the browser type, language preference, referring site, and the date and time of each visitor request. Karbon Designed’s purpose in collecting non-personally identifying information is to better understand how Karbon Designed’s visitors use its website. From time to time, Karbon Designed may release non-personally-identifying information in the aggregate, e.g., by publishing a report on trends in the usage of its website.
Karbon Designed also collects potentially personally-identifying information like Internet Protocol (IP) addresses for logged in users and for users leaving comments on karbondesigned.co.uk blogs/sites. Karbon Designed only discloses logged in user and commenter IP addresses under the same circumstances that it uses and discloses personally-identifying information as described below, except that commenter IP addresses and email addresses are visible and disclosed to the administrators of the blog/site where the comment was left.
Certain visitors to Karbon Designed’s websites choose to interact with Karbon Designed in ways that require Karbon Designed to gather personally-identifying information. The amount and type of information that Karbon Designed gathers depends on the nature of the interaction. For example, we ask visitors who sign up at karbondesigned.co.uk to provide a username and email address. Those who engage in transactions with Karbon Designed are asked to provide additional information, including as necessary the personal and financial information required to process those transactions. In each case, Karbon Designed collects such information only insofar as is necessary or appropriate to fulfil the purpose of the visitor’s interaction with Karbon Designed. Karbon Designed does not disclose personally-identifying information other than as described below. And visitors can always refuse to supply personally-identifying information, with the caveat that it may prevent them from engaging in certain website-related activities.
Karbon Designed may collect statistics about the behaviour of visitors to its websites. Karbon Designed may display this information publicly or provide it to others. However, Karbon Designed does not disclose personally-identifying information other than as described below.
Karbon Designed discloses potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information only to those of its employees, contractors and affiliated organisations that (i) need to know that information in order to process it on Karbon Designed’s behalf or to provide services available at Karbon Designed’s websites, and (ii) that have agreed not to disclose it to others. Some of those employees, contractors and affiliated organisations may be located outside of your home country; by using Karbon Designed’s websites, you consent to the transfer of such information to them. Karbon Designed will not rent or sell potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information to anyone. Other than to its employees, contractors and affiliated organisations, as described above, Karbon Designed discloses potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information only in response to a court order or other governmental request, or when Karbon Designed believes in good faith that disclosure is reasonably necessary to protect the property or rights of Karbon Designed, third parties or the public at large. If you are a registered user of a Karbon Designed website and have supplied your email address, Karbon Designed may occasionally send you an email to tell you about new features, solicit your feedback, or just keep you up to date with what’s going on with Karbon Designed and our products. If you send us a request (for example via email or via one of our feedback mechanisms), we reserve the right to publish it in order to help us clarify or respond to your request or to help us support other users. Karbon Designed takes all measures reasonably necessary to protect against the unauthorised access, use, alteration or destruction of potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information.
If Karbon Designed, or substantially all of its assets, were acquired, or in the unlikely event that Karbon Designed goes out of business or enters bankruptcy, user information would be one of the assets that is transferred or acquired by a third party. You acknowledge that such transfers may occur, and that any acquirer of Karbon Designed may continue to use your personal information as set forth in this policy.
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