Privacy Policy


Jason Hopkins is committed to safeguarding the privacy of his website visitors. This policy sets out how he will treat your personal information in accordance to the Data Protection Act 1998 and the Privacy and Electronic Communications (EC Directive) Regulations 2003.

Quick links


What information is collected?

Jason Hopkins may collect, store and use the following kinds of personal data:

  • Information about your computer and about your visits to and use of this website, such as your IP address, geographical location, browser type, referral source, length of visit and number of page views. Jason uses Google Analytics to analyse the use of this website. The information generated relating to this website is used to create reports about the use of the website. Google will store this information. Google’s privacy policy is available at http://www.google.com/privacypolicy.html.
  • Information that you provide to Jason Hopkins for the purpose of registering.
  • Information that you provide to Jason Hopkins for the purpose of subscribing to his website services, e-mail notifications, making general contact through the contact page and/or signing up to newsletters.
  • Any other information that you choose to send.

↑ Return to top


Cookies

The website uses cookies (a small file of letters and numbers that we place on your computer). These cookies allow Jason to distinguish you, in an anonymous form, from other users of the website. This helps Jason to provide you with a good experience when you browse the website. The cookies used are either analytical cookies, which allow Jason to recognise and count the number of visitors and to see how visitors move around the website when they are using it, or functionally necessary cookies for the website to operate. This helps Jason improve the way the website works, for example by ensuring that users find what they are looking for easily. Some cookies are essential to ensure that the website works for you in the best possible way. You may delete and block all cookies from the website by activating the setting on your browser that allows you to refuse the setting of all or some cookies, but you may then not be able to access all or parts of our website. You can read more about the individual cookies Jason uses and how to recognise them below.

Cookie Google Analytics
Name _utma, _utmb, _utmc, _utmz
Purpose These cookies are used to collect information about how visitors use the website. Jason uses this information to compile reports and to help improve the website. The cookies collect information in an anonymous form, including the number of visitors to the website, where visitors have come to the website from and the pages they visited.
More Information Click here for an overview of privacy at Google

Most web browsers allow some control of most cookies through the browser settings. To find out more about cookies, including how to see what cookies have been set and how to manage and delete them, you can visit www.allaboutcookies.org.

To opt out of being tracked by Google Analytics across all websites visit http://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout.

For a light-hearted explanation of why it has become a legal requirement for Jason (and any website owner in the UK) to alert you to the use of cookies on our website, take a look at this video about the use of cookies in websites.

↑ Return to top


Using your personal data

Personal data submitted on this website will be used for the purposes specified in this privacy policy or in relevant parts of the website. Jason may use your personal information to:

  • Administer the website.
  • Improve your browsing experience by personalising the website.
  • Enable your use of the services available on the website.
  • Send statements and invoices to you, and collect payments from you.
  • Send you general (non-marketing) commercial communications.
  • Send you e-mail notifications that you have specifically requested.
  • Send you newsletter(s) and other marketing communications relating to Jason Hopkins’ business, which Jason think may be of interest to you by post or, where you have specifically agreed to this, by e-mail or similar technology. You can inform Jason at any time if you no longer require marketing communications by firstly sending a message via the contact page.
  • Provide third parties with statistical information about the users of this website – but this information will not be used to identify any individual user(s).
  • Deal with enquiries and complaints made by or about you relating to the website.

We will not without your express consent provide your personal information to any third parties for the purpose of direct marketing.

↑ Return to top

Other disclosures

In addition to the disclosures reasonably necessary for the purposes identified elsewhere in this privacy policy, Jason may disclose information about you:

  • To the extent that Jason is required to do so by law.
  • In connection with any legal proceedings or prospective legal proceedings.
  • In order to establish, exercise or defend his legal rights (including providing information to others for the purposes of fraud prevention and reducing credit risk); and
  • To the purchaser (or prospective purchaser) of any business or asset which Jason is (or are contemplating) selling.

Except as provided in this privacy policy, Jason will not provide your information to third parties.

↑ Return to top

Security of your personal data

Jason will take reasonable technical and organisational precautions to prevent the loss, misuse or alteration of your personal information. He will store all the personal information you provide on secure servers. Of course, data transmission over the internet is inherently insecure, and we cannot guarantee the security of data sent over the internet.

↑ Return to top

Policy amendments

Jason may update this privacy policy from time to time by posting a new version on the website. You should check this page occasionally to ensure you are happy with any changes. Jason may also notify you of changes to the privacy policy by e-mail.

↑ Return to top

Your rights

You may instruct Jason to provide you with any personal information he holds about you. Provision of such information may be subject to the payment of a fee (currently fixed at £10.00). You may instruct him not to process your personal data for marketing purposes by firstly sending a message to Jason via the contact page at any time. In practice, you will usually either expressly agree in advance to the use of your personal data for marketing purposes, or Jason will provide you with an opportunity to opt-out of the use of your personal data for marketing purposes.

↑ Return to top

Third-party websites

The website contains links to other websites. Jason is not responsible for the privacy policies or practices of third-party websites.

↑ Return to top

Updating information

Please let Jason know if the personal information he holds about you needs to be corrected or updated.

↑ Return to top

Contact

If you have any questions about this privacy policy or our treatment of your personal data, please send Jason a message via the contact page. This privacy policy is based on a template created and distributed by www.website-law.co.uk.

↑ Return to top

© Copyright - Jason Hopkins - jasonhopkins.uk