This page details the privacy statement for Mainspring and explains how Mainspring will use and protect any information about you that you give us when you visit this website. This privacy statement only covers this website and it does not cover any sites that you can link to from this site so you should always be aware when you are moving to another site and read the privacy statement on that site.
This privacy statement is not intended to and does not create any contractual or other legal rights in or on behalf of any party.
When using the public areas of this site you are not required to provide us with any personal information and we do not monitor or collect any personally identifiable information from you on your use of the public portions of this site. We may track the number of users who visit areas of the site, but this tracking will not identify you.
From time to time we may create registration forms which will ask you to voluntarily provide us with certain personally identifiable data, such as your name, address, telephone number and e-mail address. This information will only be used in respect of the event or information service to which the particular form relates. We will not sell or transfer any information that you supply to any third party. The information which we collect will be handled in accordance with the Data Protection Act, 1998 (UK) (the ‘Data Protection Law’).
Use of your contact details
By using the contact details collected at registration we may periodically send you information about Mainspring. If you wish to be removed from any Mainspring data list at any time after registration please e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org with the word ‘Unsubscribe’ in the subject line. Upon such a request, we will remove you (and all your personal information) from our database. This may however affect our ability to offer you some of our services.
Disclosure of information to third parties
We will not pass your details to any external organisation or third party. Mainspring reserves the right to access and disclose individually identifiable information to comply with applicable laws and lawful government requests, to operate its systems or to protect itself or its users.
We have strict security and confidentiality procedures covering the storage and disclosure of your information in order to safeguard it, prevent unauthorised access and to comply with the Data Protection Law. Whilst we do our best to safeguard your personal information, we cannot ensure or warrant the security of any information that you transmit to us.
Cookies / IP addresses
Mainspring does not currently log user IP addresses (the location of your computer on the internet) but we reserve the right to for systems administration and trouble-shooting purposes. We do not log IP addresses to track a user’s session, nor do we link IP addresses to anything personally identifiable. Your browser will also inform us of the type of computer or operating system being used by you.
Changes to this privacy statement
If this privacy statement changes in any way, an updated version of it will be placed on this page. Regularly reviewing this page ensures that you are always aware of what information is collected by Mainspring, how it is used and under what circumstances, if any, it will be shared with other parties.