Privacy Policy

Website Privacy and Cookies Policy

This is the privacy policy for cahill-energy.com. The Site is operated by Cahill Energy Limited. All personal information collected through the Site is processed in accordance with the Data Protection (Bailiwick of Guernsey) Law, 2001.

We are committed to protecting your privacy on-line. We appreciate that you do not want the personal information you provide to us distributed indiscriminately and here we explain how we collect information, what we do with it and what controls you have.

By using the Site, you consent to the collection and use of information in accordance with this privacy policy.

We reserve the right to change this privacy policy from time to time by changing it on the Site. This privacy policy was last updated on [5 June 2014].

Information we may collect from you

We may collect and process the following information about you:

  • information (such as your name, email address, postal address and telephone number) that you may provide including if you request any information;
  • communications you send to us, for example to report a problem or to submit queries, concerns or comments regarding the Site or its content;
  • details of your visits to the Site, the resources you access and any data you download.
You are under no obligation to provide any such information.

Uses made of your information

We will use the information you provide to:

  • enable us to provide you with the services and information offered through the Site and which you request;
  • audit the downloading of data from the Site;
  • improve the layout and/or content of the pages of the Site and customise them for users;
  • identify visitors to the Site;
  • carry out research on our users’ demographics;
  • send you information we think you may find useful or which you have requested from us, including information about our services provided you have indicated that you do not object to being contacted for these purposes.
You can tell us not to contact you with information regarding our services either at the point such information is collected on the Site (by checking or un-checking (as directed) the relevant box) or where you do not wish us to continue to use your information in this way by following the unsubscribe instructions on any communications sent to you. You can also exercise the right at any time by contacting us using the contact details at the end of this privacy policy.

Additional Information

When you visit the Site, we may automatically collect additional information about you, such as the type of internet browser you use, the website from which you have come to the Site and your IP address (the unique address which identifies your computer on the internet) which is automatically recognised by our web server.  You cannot be identified from this information and it is only used to assist us in providing an effective service on the Site and to collect broad demographic information for aggregate use.

Cookies

The Site also uses cookies or similar technology to collect information about your access to the Site. Cookies are pieces of information that include a unique reference code that a website transfers to your device to store and sometimes track information about you. A number of cookies we use last only for the duration of your web session and expire when you close your browser. Other cookies are used to remember you when you return to the Website and will last for longer.
We use cookies to:

  • remember that you have used the Site before (this means we can identify the number of unique visitors we receive and allows us to make sure that we have enough capacity for the number of users we get);
  • allow you to navigate the Site more quickly and easily; and
  • collect statistical information about how you use the Site so that we can improve the Site.
All cookies used on our Site are set by us. Most computer and some mobile web browsers automatically accept cookies but, if you prefer, you can change your browser to prevent that or to notify you each time a cookie is set. You can also learn more about cookies by visiting www.allaboutcookies.org which includes additional useful information on cookies and how to block cookies using different types of browser. Please note however, that by blocking or deleting cookies you may not be able to take full advantage of the Website s (as the case may be).
Our cookies:

  • recognising when a visitor to the Site has visited before allowing us to identify the number of unique visitors we receive to the Site and make sure we have enough capacity for the number of users that we get;
  • we may also log information from your computer including the existence of cookies, your IP address and information about your browser program in order to allow us to diagnose problems, administer and track your usage of our services.
  • customising elements of the promotional layout and/or content of the pages of the Site for example by storing a country code and providing users with content relevant to their country; and
  • collecting statistical information about how our visitors use the Site so that we can improve the Site and learn which parts are most popular to visitors.

Information sharing

We may disclose aggregate statistics about visitors to the Site in order to describe our services to prospective partners and other reputable third parties and for other lawful purposes, but these statistics will include no personally identifiable information.

In the event that we undergo re-organisation or are sold to a third party, you agree that any personal information we hold about you may be transferred to that re-organised entity or third party.

We may disclose your personal information if required to do so by law or if we believe that such action is necessary to prevent fraud or cyber crime or to protect the Site or the rights, property or personal safety of any person.

External links

The Site may, from time to time, contain links to external sites.  We are not responsible for the privacy policies or the content of such sites.

Security

We place great importance on the security of all personally identifiable information associated with our users. We have security measures in place to attempt to protect against the loss, misuse and alteration of personal information under our control. For example, our security and privacy policies are periodically reviewed and enhanced as necessary and only authorised personnel have access to personal information. Whilst we cannot ensure or guarantee that loss, misuse or alteration of information will never occur, we use all reasonable efforts to prevent it.

You should bear in mind that submission of information over the internet is never entirely secure. We cannot guarantee the security of information you submit via the Site whilst it is in transit over the internet and any such submission is at your own risk.

It is advisable to close your browser when you have finished your user session to help ensure others do not access your personal information if you use a shared computer or a computer in a public place.

Storage of your information

Information that you submit via the Site is sent to and stored on secure servers located in the United Kingdom. This is necessary in order to process the information.

Your rights

You have a legal right to a copy of all the personal information about you held by us, and you have a right to have any information about yourself corrected and deleted. On request, we will provide you with a copy of this information. You also have a right to correct any errors in that information. As mentioned above, you have a right to prevent the use of your personal information for direct marketing purposes.

Contacting us

Please submit any questions, concerns or comments you have about this privacy policy or any requests concerning your personal data by email to contactus@cahill-energy.com