Privacy

This is the Privacy Statement for redcert.com

Personal information
We will only record your personal information if you register, comment, or send us an email. If you wish to comment on RedCert.com, you will be asked to provide a name and email address, or log-in details via Disqus, Twitter or FaceBook. We do allow anonymous commenting, but these comments are moderated and publication is at our discretion.

Statistics
If you visit our site we record the following information for statistical purposes:

  • Your server address and associated country
  • The pages you accessed and any comments or contributions you make
  • The search terms you use on our site and the search terms that you use on search engines to find content on RedCert.com
  • The date, time and duration of your visit to this site
  • Your operating system (e.g. Windows, Mac, mobile device)
  • The type of browser you use (e.g. Chrome or Internet Explorer).
  • We use Google Analytics to analyse cumulative site traffic information.

Use of visitor information
We only use your personal information for the purposes for which you gave it to us. Your personal information will not be added to a mailing list or used or disclosed for any other purpose without your consent. We analyse non-identifiable, aggregated website traffic data to help us improve the structure and functionality of this website. No attempt will be made to identify users or their browsing activities except, in the unlikely event of an investigation, where a law enforcement agency may exercise a warrant to inspect our logs. We do not share information about you with other government agencies or organisations without your permission, unless ii s necessary to provide you with a service that you have requested, or is required or authorised by law

All information is stored and archived for a period of at least 12 months and possibly up to 7 years, in accordance with record-keeping obligations.

Cookies
Cookies are pieces of information that a website can transfer to an individual’s computer. These can be used to help personalise a website, manage visitor sessions or collect website use data. We use cookies to help collect website use and traffic data, record user access preferences and, if selected, to allow you to save your login details You can change your web browser settings to reject cookies or to prompt you each time a website wants to add a cookie to your browser. In addition, in accordance with an EU Directive on Cookie law, RedCert.com prompts you at your first visit to review the Cookie Consent window where you can choose to allow or reject cookies for advertising, social media and analytics.  In spite of our efforts to reduce the impact, some functionality on the websie, particularly that concerning customised content during your visit, may be affected by disabling analytics and social media cookies.

We use Google Analytics and Google’s AdSense services. Google’s use of the DoubleClick cookie enables it and its partners to serve ads to your users based on their visit to your sites and/or other sites on the Internet. Users may opt out of the use of the DoubleClick cookie for interest-based advertising by visiting the  ads preference manager. We also serve Commission Junction advertisements on our site, and their web-user provacy policy can be reviewed here: Commission Junction Web User Policy, and Impact Radius adverts whose privacy policy is available at: ImpactRadius Privacy Policy.

Your choices
You may gain access to the personal information about you that we hold. You can have us correct any errors or delete the information we have about you. You may opt out of any further contact from us. To protect your privacy and the privacy of others, we may have to gain evidence of your identity before we can give you,or change details we have recorded about you.

Important information
This policy and our practice is designed to comply with the relevant data protection law and directives applicable to RedCert.com, which can be reviewed at the website of the Office of the Data Protection Commissioner.

How to contact us
Click here to contact us if you have queries about any privacy concerns.