We are committed to protecting your personal information.  This page, together with our terms and conditions for this site, set out the basis on which we will process any personal information we collect from you or that you provide to us.

Any questions regarding this privacy policy should be sent by email to julie@freedompersonalsafety.co.uk

Who is Freedom Personal Safety:

We are a community interest company (CIC) who run courses, workshops and training to help people feel safer physically and emotionally. Our company number is 6699432.

What personal data we collect and why we collect it:

We only collect information about you, that:

  • helps us make the website work better for you
  • let’s us contact you if we need to
  • let’s us give you accurate local information if you need it
  • shows us how you are using the site, so we can keep improving it
  • helps us understand why you support our work, so we can better meet your needs and find more people like you

Our Get in touch page will ask for your contact details so we can reply to your message and this information will only be used in relation to your enquiry.  

The information we collect:

We collect the following information from people visiting the website:

  • questions you submit through our Get in touch form, including your email address if you send us email
  • your IP address and which web browser (and version) you use
  • information on how people use the site, using cookies and page tagging, to help us improve the website and our services

Contact Form:

This form is designed to help you contact us through our website. All information collection is encrypted. The information you share with us is voluntary and will enable us to contact you as requested. This information recorded and stored on our secure servers and will not be shared outside of our organisation or to any third partners.

How we use your information:

Any information we collect is used to:

  • improve the content and design of the website
  • contact you, with your permission

We never share your information with other organisations for marketing, market research or commercial purposes, and we don’t pass on your personal information to any other websites.

How we store your personal data:

All information you provide to us is stored on secure servers. The transmission of information over the internet is never completely secure. We’ll do our best to protect your personal data, but cannot guarantee the security of your data transmitted to our site; any transmission is at your own risk.

Use of postal addresses and phone numbers:

If you enter your postal address or phone number into our online form, we may use these details to contact you, unless you ask us not to.  

Disclosure of your information:

We may disclose your personal information:

  • If we are under a duty to disclose or share visitors’ personal data to comply with a legal obligation
  • for law enforcement purposes
  • to apply our terms of use and other agreements

Visitors’ Rights:

Under the General Data Protection Regulation 2018 you have the right to:

  • ask us not to process or retain your personal data
  • see information we hold about you
  • ask for inaccurate personal data to be corrected

For a copy of the personal information we hold about you, write to Freedom Personal Safety, 20 Avonlea Road, Sale, M33 4HZ and we will send you a request form to complete. When we are satisfied of your identity we will send you a copy of your personal information that we are legally required to disclose. 

What are Cookies?

Like most websites, our site uses small data files stored on your computer called cookies. Please read our cookies policy, which explains the types of information we collect through the use of cookies and how you can manage their use.

Embedded content from other websites:

Articles on this site may include embedded content. Embedded content from other websites behaves in the exact same way as if the visitor has visited the other website.

These websites may collect data about you, use cookies, embed additional third-party tracking, and monitor your interaction with that embedded content, including tracking your interaction with the embedded content if you have an account and are logged in to that website.

Links to and from our website:

This site contains links to and from other organisations’ websites. This privacy policy, the one you’re reading, only applies to our website.

If you redirect to another website from this one, read their privacy policy to find out what it does with your information.

When you come to our website from another website, we may get personal information about you from the other website. Read those websites’ privacy policies if you want to know about this.

Changes to our privacy policy:

As we continue to improve our website, we may update this policy. All changes made to our privacy policy in the future will be posted on this page.

As a rule, cookies will make your browsing experience better. However, you may prefer to disable cookies on this site and on others. The most effective way to do this is to disable cookies in your browser. We suggest consulting the Help section of your browser or taking a look at the about cookies website which offers guidance for most modern browsers.