The policy sets out the different areas where user privacy is concerned and outlines the obligations & requirements of the users, the website and website owners. Furthermore the way this website processes, stores and protects user data and information will also be detailed within this policy.
This website and its owners take a proactive approach to user privacy and ensure the necessary steps are taken to protect the privacy of its users throughout their visiting experience. This website complies to all UK national laws and requirements for user privacy.
As required by E.U Law the statement below details the use of browser cookies for all PFE web sites and web enabled applications.
The PFE website and the Vision portal may make use of ‘session’ cookies and where used they simply track your current session through out the website and in the case of Vision is also used to validate your login to this service. These cookies are transient and are deleted once you leave the website, they only exist for the duration of your current session on the site. They should not be disabled as this would cause the site to no longer function and would most likely result in your session being locked to the main ‘home’ or landing page (or the login page in the case of the Vision portal).
The content of the cookie we hold on your computer is a non personal random string that is used for the lookup of your session within the webserver. We do not collect ANY information from your computer other than the information you type into the fields and forms directly and the information your browser freely offers within its own headers (such as your IP address and browser type). Once you have closed your session your browser will delete our session cookie and on your next visit a new cookie will be sent to you for the duration of that session. Session information is NOT passed to any 3rd party.
Users are advised that if they wish to deny the use and saving of cookies from this website onto their computers hard drive they should take necessary steps within their web browsers security settings to block all cookies from this website and its external serving vendors.
Although this website only looks to include quality, safe and relevant external links, users are advised adopt a policy of caution before clicking any external web links mentioned throughout this website. (External links are clickable text / banner / image links to other websites.)
The owners of this website cannot guarantee or verify the contents of any externally linked website despite their best efforts. Users should therefore note they click on external links at their own risk and this website and its owners cannot be held liable for any damages or implications caused by visiting any external links mentioned.
If you wish to know more about cookies and their use within PFE systems please feel free to contact the I.T. team or webmaster at firstname.lastname@example.org.