PRIVACY

PRIVACY STATEMENT

We recognise the importance of privacy protection. Our policy for dealing with any personal information that you might disclose to us while visiting this website is explained below. The type of personal information that we collect from you will depend on how you use our website. You can be certain that the information we receive about you will be treated as strictly confidential. We do not collect or use any personal information on visitors to our website, through the use of “cookies” or other software or hardware techniques. We look at the number of hits the site receives and keep track of the domains from which this site is accessed.

To determine what our users are interested in, we may also look at the top 20 search words used in connecting you to this site.

The names of persons who request information from or about SMP Clinic by emailing us are added to our database as clients. Clients can also select their areas of interest, enabling them to control the information they receive from SMP Clinic.

Persons who do not wish to receive these communications should notify us by email and their names will be deleted from our client list.

WHAT WE DO WITH THE PERSONAL INFORMATION SMP CLINIC COLLECTS WHEN YOU LOG ONTO THIS SITE:

If you log onto the website and read or download information, our Internet Service Provider will record your server address, domain name, the date and time of your visit to our site, the pages viewed and the information downloaded. This information is used for statistical and web site development purposes only.

The information collected will be used to send you e-mails when content relevant to your areas of interest are added to the site. The information may also be used to inform you of any forthcoming event that might be of interest to you.

THE CIRCUMSTANCES UNDER WHICH WE DISCLOSE INFORMATION ABOUT YOU:

It is our policy not to sell or pass on any personal information that you may have provided to us unless we have your express consent to do so. An exception to this is where SMP Clinic may be required by law to disclose certain information.

HOW WE HANDLE EMAILS:

We will preserve the contents of any e-mail message that you send us if we believe that we have a legal requirement to do so. Emails sent to or from SMP Clinic are routinely monitored for quality control, systems administration and legal compliance purposes.