The type is information that personally identifies you. For example, your full name (your first name and your surname), your e-mail address, and telephone number. We call this 'personally identifiable' information.
This information allows us to see how many people use our site. Remember, this information is NOT personally identifiable information from which you can be identified.
We will only collect personally identifiable information when you email us via the site. This information will be stored securely. This personal information is only used by the Blue Mantis Limited and is never shared with third parties. When we post information about you on our sites, (for example, website statistics), we will never disclose personally identifiable information that could let other people know where you live or exactly who you are. Our legal obligation to disclose personal information we hold about you. From time to time we may also run on-line surveys or questionnaires to collect your thoughts, opinions or suggestions as to how we can make our site, products or services better for you.
The only time we will ever disclose personal information about you without your prior consent is where we have reason to believe that disclosing this information is necessary to identify, get into contact with or bring legal action against someone who may be causing injury to or interference with Blue Mantis Limited Ltd’s rights or property, or anyone else who could be harmed by those activities. We may disclose information when we believe in good faith that the law requires it.
Blue Mantis Limited encourages parents and guardians to spend time on-line with their children and to browse the different sections on the sites. If you are a user of our site and under 16 years old we need you to please check that your parent(s) or guardian(s) are happy for you to do so.
In order to continually improve our web-site it is useful to know which are the popular areas on our sites and how long our guests spend on them. We do this in a number of ways. These are explained below.
An IP address is a number that is automatically assigned to your computer whenever you're surfing the web. Web servers automatically identify your computer by it's IP address. Blue Mantis Limited collects IP addresses for the purpose of system administration, and to create reports and to audit the use of our site. When you request pages from Blue Mantis Limited sites, our servers or computers log the guests IP addresses. We do not link IP addresses to anything personally identifiable, which means that a member remains anonymous to us.
It is important to note the following things:
You always have the option of disabling these cookies via your browser menu. Most browsers are initially set to accept cookies. If you prefer, you can set yours to refuse them or to tell you when they are being sent. However, it is possible that that some parts of the sites, such as shopping, contests and games will not operate properly if you disable these cookies. You may occasionally get cookies from our advertisers. We do not control these cookies. The use of advertising cookies sent by third party servers is standard in the internet industry.
You should be aware that when you are on our sites you could be directed to other sites. For example, if you click on a banner advertisement or a link in the Links section you may be taken off the Blue Mantis Limited site. Although we are careful about which sites we link to, Blue Mantis Limited cannot accept any responsibility for the content of these sites. Please keep in mind that whenever you give out personal information online - for example, via bulletin boards or chat-rooms that information can be collected and used by people you don't know. Remember, never give out personal information on a chat or bulletin board. We strive to protect your identity and privacy, but we cannot guarantee the security of any information that you disclose on-line, and you do so at your own risk. If you are young or inexperienced on the Internet, then ask your parents or someone else you can trust, who has some experience, about which personal information is safe to send or give on the internet.
The importance of secure storage of your personally identifiable information is of utmost concern to us. We exercise great care in transmitting your information from your computer to our servers. Only those employees who need access to your information in order to do their jobs are allowed access. Any employee who violates our privacy and/or security policies is subject to disciplinary action, including possible termination and civil and/or criminal prosecution.
We will never ask you for your password in an unsolicited phone call or e-mail. Ultimately, you are responsible for maintaining the secrecy of your passwords and any account information. Remember to sign out of your Blue Mantis Limited site and close your browser window when you have finished what you've been doing; this is to ensure that others cannot access your personal information and correspondence if your computer is accessible to others or if you share with someone else or are using a computer in a public place like a library or an internet café.
By using this site, we assume that you have read this document carefully and understand and have followed it's advice. If you do not agree to this policy or to the advice we give, please do not use our sites. We reserve the right to make changes to this policy from time to time as necessary. Your continued use of Blue Mantis Limited sites following the posting of any such changes to these terms will mean you accept those changes.
Our small and efficient size allows us to provide a friendly, honest and reliable service. We really value our clients, building and sustaining strong relationships. Our objective is to provide you with a competitive web presence as well as providing a full range of design services to help your business succeed.