Pressburst Privacy Policy

We take our privacy obligations very seriously. The purpose of this document is to outline the type of information Pressburst holds and how we use any information provided to us.

Pressburst.com ("Pressburst") is an online software application owned and operated by Chapel Studios Communications Ltd, a company incorporated and registered in England and Wales with company number 05867814 whose registered office is at The Old Library, High Street, Moreton-in-Marsh, Gloucestershire, GL56 0AX ("Chapel Studios").

Pressburst is a publishing and communications platform for publicising news, jobs and events. By using Pressburst, you agree to be bound by this Privacy Policy which forms part of our Terms and Conditions. Capitalised terms used in this Privacy Policy are defined in clause 16 of our Terms and Conditions.

  1. YOUR PERSONAL INFORMATION
    In order to provide the Pressburst service, we require your name, email address and basic contact details. We collect this when you register for the service, or if you contact us for technical support, or if a colleague adds you as a secondary user to the service. We require this information in order to provide you with access to the Pressburst system and to manage your account.

  2. INFORMATION FROM OTHERS
    You are able to invite other people to use the Pressburst service. By doing so, you warrant that that you have their permission and that Pressburst may use any information you provide on their behalf in order to provide them with the service, in accordance with our Terms and Conditions and this Privacy Policy.
    As part of your usage of Pressburst, you are able to upload news, jobs and events information which may contain personal details, including names and photographs of other individuals. As outlined in our Terms and Conditions, it is your responsibility to ensure that you are legally permitted under data protection law to upload any personal data to Pressburst (including data relating to children) and have sought all necessary licences, consents and permissions, in accordance with the Pressburst Terms and Conditions and this Privacy Policy.

  3. WHAT WE COLLECT
    When you use Pressburst to upload or manage content, we collect standard internet log information. We do this in order to perform analysis on the use of Pressburst in order to compile aggregated statistics. Some aspects of your use of Pressburst will be linked to your login ID which enable us to provide technical support and identify errors with the system. We also do this in order to identify Authorised Users whom we may contact to recommend further use of - or ways to improve use of - the Pressburst service.
    When you publish content from Pressburst we also collect data on how often it is viewed on Pressburst and/or our Channel Partner websites and/or via our widgets and portals. This data collection is anonymous and enables us to monitor usage patterns, improve the service and provide technical support.

  4. OUR USE OF COOKIES
    In order to collect log information and enable all the features of Pressburst to function correctly, we need to store cookies on your browser. You can change your browser settings to block cookies if you wish, but some aspects of the Pressburst service may not function correctly. You can find out more about cookies at https://www.gov.uk/help/cookies We use the following cookies as part of Pressburst:

    Name of Cookies Developer Purpose
    _ga Google Analytics Data analytics
    _gid Google Analytics Data analytics
    fr Facebook Posting content to Facebook

    For more information about Google Analytics, please visit: http://www.google.co.uk/intl/en/analytics/privacyoverview.html

  5. HOW WE PROCESS YOUR DATA
    The Pressburst service is hosted using Amazon Web Services (AWS) who provide one of the leading server platforms in the world. All information uploaded to Pressburst resides on servers in Amazon's EU data centres and access to this information is limited to Pressburst. Our data processing providers, including AWS, are not permitted to use nor access your personal information, except for the limited purpose of processing and storing any data as part of the Pressburst service. For more information about the providers we use for data processing, please email legal@pressburst.com

  6. HOW WE PROTECT YOUR DATA
    We strive to provide a secure environment for your data. We have put in place a combination of security protocols and procedures to safeguard the information stored in Pressburst. All servers which host the Pressburst service use SSL certificates to encrypt the flow of traffic between the server and your web browser. We encourage you to use secure passwords to access the Pressburst service and ensure these are not shared with any third-party. Notwithstanding this, we cannot guarantee that personal information uploaded to Pressburst will be secure due to the nature of the Internet. If we become aware of any unauthorised access or disclosure of data from the Pressburst service, we will advise you as soon as possible.

  7. HOW WE CONTACT YOU
    In order to keep you informed of changes to the Pressburst service, we may wish to send you occasional emails. You can opt-out of any email communications by using the link at the bottom of any message.

  8. ACCESS TO YOUR DATA
    You may request access to your personal information stored on Pressburst at any time. Please email legal@pressburst.com

  9. CHANGES TO THIS POLICY
    Pressburst may need to amend or update this Privacy Policy at any time to reflect changes to the law, how we process your data, or the overall Pressburst system.

  10. QUESTIONS REGARDING THIS PRIVACY POLICY
    If you have any questions regarding this privacy policy, please do not hesitate to contact us either by email to legal@pressburst.com or by post: Pressburst Legal, Chapel Studios Communications Ltd, High Street, Moreton-in-Marsh, GL56 0AX.

Last updated: 15/01/18

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