This page explains how www.jitscotland.org.uk, which is managed by the Joint Improvement Team (JIT), uses any information you give to us, and the ways in which we protect your privacy.
The Data Protection Act
Under the Data Protection Act 1998, we have a legal duty to protect any information we collect from you. We use leading technologies to safeguard your data, and keep strict security standards to prevent any unauthorised access to it. We do not pass on your details to any third party unless you give us permission to do so.
What information do we collect?
We collect two kinds of information from visitors to jitscotland.org.uk: subscription details for email updates and server log files.
Subscription to email updates
If you opt to subscribe to email updates, the information we collect is: your title, name, position, organisation and email address.
This information is stored to allow us to send you information from time to time about JIT and related news and events. A copy of this information is kept securely by JIT and our technology suppliers Whitespace and will be held until such time you inform JIT otherwise. This information is also stored on back-up tapes to avoid loss of data. Should you wish to opt out from receiving email updates, you can unsubscribe at any time using the unsubscribe page.
Log files allow us to record visitors' use of the website. Our technology suppliers Whitespace puts together log file information from all our visitors which we use to make changes to the layout and content based on the way that visitors move around the website and interact with it. Log files do not contain any personal information.