What personal information we collect and why we collect it
When you visit our website, we automatically collect certain information about your device, of the sort that web browsers and servers typically make available including information about your web browser type, IP address, language preference, time zone, date and time of each visitor request and some of the cookies that are installed on your device.
Additionally, as you browse our website, we collect information about the individual web pages or products that you view, what websites or search terms referred you to our website and information about how you interact with our website. We refer to this automatically-collected information as “non-personally-identifying information.”
Certain visitors to the Buderim Communications website choose to interact in ways that require Buderim Communications to gather personally-identifying information. For example, we ask visitors who use our contact form to provide a name, contact phone number and email address.
Buderim Communications collects such information only insofar as is necessary or appropriate to fulfil the purpose of the visitor’s interaction with Buderim Communication. Buderim Communications does not disclose personally-identifying information other than as described below. And visitors can always refuse to supply personally-identifying information, with the caveat that it may prevent them from engaging in certain website-related activities.
We collect personal information using the following technologies:
A cookie is a string of information that a website stores on a visitor’s computer, and that the visitor’s browser provides to the website each time the visitor returns which often include an anonymous unique identifier.
These track actions occurring on our website, and collect data including your IP address, browser type, Internet service provider, referring/exit pages, and date/time stamps.
Web beacons, tags and pixels
These are electronic files used to record information about how you browse the website.
Buderim Communications may collect statistics about the behaviour of visitors to its websites. We use the non-personally-identifying information that we collect (in particular, your IP address), to help us to improve and optimize our Site (for example, by generating analytics about how our customers browse and interact with our website.
We use Google Analytics to help us understand how our customers use our website. You can read more about how Google uses your Personal Information here: https://www.google.com/intl/en/policies/privacy. You can also opt-out of Google Analytics here: https://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout.
Who we share your data with
Buderim Communications discloses potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information only to those of its employees and contractors and affiliated organizations that need to know that information in order to process it on Buderim Communications behalf or to provide services available at Buderim Communications website, and that have agreed not to disclose it to others. Buderim Communications will not rent or sell potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information to anyone.
Other than to its employees, contractors and affiliated organizations, as described above, Buderim Communications discloses potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information only in response to a subpoena, court order or other governmental request, or when Buderim Communications believes in good faith that disclosure is reasonably necessary to protect the property or rights of Buderim Communications, third parties or the public at large.
Buderim Communications takes all measures reasonably necessary to protect against the unauthorized access, use, alteration or destruction of potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information.
How we protect your data
Your privacy is very important to us. At Buderim Communications we have a few fundamental principles that we follow:
- We don’t ask you for personal information unless we truly need it. (We can’t stand services that ask you for things like your gender or income level for no apparent reason.)
- We don’t share your personal information with anyone except to comply with the law, develop our products, or protect our rights.
- We don’t store personal information on our servers unless required for the on-going operation of our website.
It is Buderim Communications policy to respect your privacy regarding any information we may collect while operating our website.