Porter Consulting Engineers is committed to ensuring that privacy is protected for users of our website. The following outlines how we protect any information that is provided by users of our website.
Should we ask you to provide certain information by which you can be identified, it will only be used in accordance with this privacy statement.
We may change our policy from time to time to improve our security. You should check this page to ensure that you are happy with any changes. This statement is effective from 5 June 2015.
We may collect the following information:
We require this information to understand your needs and provide you with a better service, and, in particular, for the following reasons:
We are committed to ensuring that your information is secure. In order to prevent unauthorised access or disclosure we have put in place suitable physical, electronic and managerial procedures to safeguard and secure the information we collect online.
A cookie is a small file which asks permission to be placed on your computer’s hard drive. Once you agree, the file is added and the cookie helps analyse web traffic or lets you know when you visit a particular site. Cookies allow web applications to respond to you as an individual. The web application can tailor its operations to your needs, likes and dislikes by gathering and remembering information about your preferences.
Our webpage service provider uses traffic log cookies to identify which pages are being used. This helps them analyse data about webpage traffic and improve our website in order to tailor it to client needs. We only use this information for statistical analysis purposes and then the data is removed from the system.
Overall, cookies help provide us with a better website, by enabling monitoring of which pages you find useful and which you do not. A cookie in no way gives us access to your computer or any information about you, other than the data you choose to share with us.
You can choose to accept or decline cookies. Most web browsers automatically accept cookies, but you can usually modify your browser setting to decline cookies if you prefer. This however, may prevent you from taking full advantage of the website.
You may choose to restrict the collection or use of your personal information in the following ways:
We will not sell, distribute or lease your personal information to outside third parties unless we are required by law to do so. This does not include third parties who assist us in operating our website, conducting our business, or servicing you, so long as those third parties agree to keep this information confidential.