1. Why we require your information
GIG collects personally identifiable information when you register with us. You do not need to provide us with personal data simply to browse our site except on sections of the site where you choose to register with us. GIG uses this information in order to fulfil your request for certain information including newsletters, updates and events invitations.
2. What information do we collect?
Some areas of our website require you to be registered with us prior to certain information or services being made available. We use this information to provide you with the service or information you have requested or to answer your queries.
Users of our website can register for email newsletters, news updates and invitations to events. This service is entirely optional.
From time to time we may offer users the option of participating in surveys. Participation is entirely optional. Any specific information you provide during the course of a survey is kept confidential and used by us in order to conduct research or improve our services. We will only publish aggregated results.
Information from other sources
In the normal course of our business we may check some of the information you provide to us against third party databases to confirm that it is accurate.
Cookies and website usage data
We use security safeguards to protect information from unauthorised access and misuse. We use the most accurate and current information you provide in order to process your request.
3. What information do we share?
There are times when we may need to share the information we learn from you with other parties. We do not sell or rent this information to others but will send personally identifiable information about you to other companies or people in the following situations:
Compliance with law
We will release personal information where we are required to do so by law or by any regulations and other rules (including professional and auditing requirements) to which we are subject.
Other than in the above situation you will receive notice from us when your personal information might go to third parties and you will have the opportunity to decide not to share that information.
4. Access to your information
You have the right to access information held about you. Your right of access can be exercised in accordance with the Data Protection 1998.
We may edit this policy from time to time. If we make any substantial changes we will notify you by posting a prominent announcement on our web pages.
6. Questions or suggestions