Website privacy statement
Durham Safeguarding Partnership (DSCP) has created this privacy statement in order to demonstrate our commitment to privacy. The following paragraphs inform you of the information gathering and distribution practices for this website.
The information we collect
DSCP does not capture or store any personal information about individuals who browse this website, except where you voluntarily choose to give us your personal details via the contact form. Where you choose to provide personal information we will used this information in relation to your request and it may be shared to a third party service provider to provide the advice or service you requested. Any shared information will be in accordance with the Data Protection Act 1998.
Information automatically collected by this website
DSCP collects and stores only the following electronic information that is automatically recognised by our website: the date and time, the originating IP, the type of browser and operating system used, the URL of the referring page, the object requested, and the completion status of the request. Visitors to our website remain anonymous – none of the data collected is linked to any personal information. This information allows us to monitor what pages and links are most popular.
Copying or use of the DSCP and other logos accessed from this website, is not permitted without the prior approval from the respective owner.
Although DSCP uses all reasonable efforts to keep accurate and up-to-date information on this website however, it does not make representations as to its accuracy or completeness. DSCP and the parties involved in creating and maintaining the website, will not be held liable for any damage or inconvenience which may occur from the use of any information contained on this website. This information should not be relied upon as a substitute for formal advice in respect of safeguarding matters.
DSCP is not responsible for the content and opinions expressed in external websites. DSCP makes every effort to ensure that links to other websites supplement our own information and services.
We use Google Analytics to understand how you use our website. Google Analytics stores information about:
- The pages you visit
- How long you spend on each page
- How you got to the site
- What you click on while you’re visiting the site
The Privacy Notices below explains how the DSCP uses and shares personal information in order to carry out its statutory duties and responsibilities. These notices will be reviewed and updated annually or earlier if necessary to comply with changes in the law.