Privacy

Privacy Policy

We at Open Culture of World Museum, William Brown Street, Liverpool, L3 8EN are committed to preserving the privacy and maintaining the confidentiality of any information that is provided to us via this website by visitors to the website and by our customers.

In this Privacy Policy, when we refer to “your personal data” we mean all the personal details, information and data that you send or submit to us from time to time.  This will include your personal details, such as the name and the contact details you give us if you register to use any interactive parts of this website, and any updated personal data which you provide us with from time to time. We will also collect any other personal information which you send us by e-mail or letter from time to time.  We use the information that you provide for such purposes as responding to your orders or requests and communicating with you.

We collect, use and retain your personal data only in compliance with UK, EU or other applicable Personal Data Protection laws (“DP Laws”).

Open Culture will not send any unsolicited marketing communications to an individual, unless we have received the individual’s express permission in advance.

Aggregated Statistics

We collect and process general statistical information relating to the usage of our website, via Google Analytics, this information includes: internet protocol (IP) addresses, browser type, internet service provider (ISP), referring/exit pages, platform type, date/time stamp, and number of clicks to analyse trends, administer the site, track user’s movement in the aggregate, and gather broad demographic information for aggregate use. We may also publish information, which does not involve personally identifiable data – e.g. single users’ IP addresses – and we use the statistics only for the purposes of helping us to understand and meet the requirements of our users.

Disclosure of Personal Data to Third Parties

We do not provide third parties with any information about website visitors or customers for any purposes (including for the purposes of carrying out direct marketing), except such information as we are required to provide under DP Laws and other applicable EU and UK laws and regulations.

When a third party (for example, an Information Service Provider (ISP) or telecommunications company, or a goods delivery service) is involved in a supply of our goods or services to you, we may need or may be required by law to disclose some of your personal data related to that supply of goods or services to that third party.  We will provide the third party only with data that are essential to that supply or is required by law.

If we enter into a joint venture with or sell or merge our business to or with another company, entity or business, we will need to disclose or provide any personal data that you have provided to us to our new business partners or owners in a form which is personally identifiable.  During any such process our actions will be in compliance with DP Laws, and we will disclose your personal data only on the basis that such new partners or owners agree to (a) treat your personal data in accordance with this Privacy Policy, and (b) comply with DP Laws. Such business partners or owners shall be entitled to do everything with your personal data that we would be entitled to with it under this Privacy Policy.

Links

This web site may provide links to other websites, but we will not provide any of your personal data to the owners of those websites. Open Culture are not responsible for the privacy practices of such other sites. We encourage our users to be aware when they leave our site and to read the privacy statements of each and every website that collects personally identifiable information. This privacy statement applies solely to information collected by www.culture.org.uk

Cookies

Cookies are small amounts of information that a website stores on a visitor’s computer, and our website will issue cookies to your computer when you log on to this website. Cookies make it easier for you to log on to and use this website during future visits. Visitors who do not wish to have cookies placed on their computers should set their browsers to refuse cookies before using www.culture.org.uk, with the drawback that some features of www.culture.org.uk may not function as intended without the aid of cookies.

Security

Although Open Culture takes every precaution to protect users’ information, we cannot guarantee the security of any data transmitted to our Site as transmission of information via the Internet is not completely secure. Any transmission of data to our Site is at your own risk.

Our registration does not ask users to enter sensitive information such as credit card number. All of our users’ information, not just the sensitive information mentioned above, is restricted in our office. Only employees who need the information to perform a specific job are granted access to personally identifiable information. The servers that store personally identifiable information are in a secure environment, in a professionally managed facility.

As a registered user you must (a) keep your password and online identity details secret, (b) make sure you always protect against unauthorised use of your password and to your computer, and (c) always sign off when you finish using a shared computer. We will use strict procedures and security features to try to prevent unauthorised access. If you have any problems with your account please email us at info@culture.org.uk

Privacy Policy Changes

Open Culture may change its Privacy Policy in future at Open Culture’s sole discretion. Visitors are encouraged to check this page regularly to be kept up to date with any changes. Your continued use of www.culture.org.uk after any change in this Privacy Policy will constitute your acceptance of such change.