This policy sets out how Helen Whitten complies with the new GDPR (General Data Protection Regulation).
Further explanations may be provided for specific pages or features of this website in order to help you understand how we, this website and its third parties (if any) interact with you and your computer / device. Our contact information is provided if you have any questions.
The General Data Protection Regulation
Helen Whitten and this website comply with the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) and are committed to safeguarding the privacy of our website visitors. We will regularly update this policy in line with any changes in data protection legislation.
Cookies are small files sent by web servers to web browsers, and stored by the web browsers. The information is then sent back to the server each time the browser requests a page from the server. This enables a web server to identify and track web browsers.
Helen Whitten use the following cookies:
These are cookies that are required for the operation of our website and include, for example, cookies that enable you to log into secure areas of our website, use a shopping cart or make use of e-billing services.
Analytical / Performance Cookies
These cookies allow us to recognise and count the number of visitors and see how they move around the website when they are using it. This helps us to improve the way our website works, for example, by ensuring that visitors can easily find what they are looking for.
These are used to recognise you when you return to our website. This enables us to personalise our content for you, greet you by name and remember your preferences.
These cookies record your visits to our website, the pages you have visited and the links you have followed. We will use the information to make our website and the advertising displayed on it more relevant to your interests. We may also share this information with third parties for this purpose.
Most browsers allow you to refuse or to accept cookies by using the relevant settings on your browser. However, please note that if you refuse all cookies you may not be able to access all or parts of our website.
Adverts and Sponsored Links
This website may contain sponsored links and adverts which will typically be served through our advertising partners, who may have their own detailed privacy policies.
Downloads & Media Files
Any downloadable documents, files or media made available on this website are provided to users at their own risk. While all precautions have been taken to ensure only genuine downloads are available, users are advised to verify their authenticity using third party anti-virus software or similar applications.
We accept no responsibility for third party downloads and downloads provided by external third party websites and we advise users to verify their authenticity using third party anti-virus software or similar applications.
Contact & Communication With Us
Users contacting third party websites through the Helen Whitten website do so at their own risk and should provide any such personal details requested at their own discretion. Helen Whitten ensures that your personal information is kept secure and stored until such time it is no longer required or is of no use.
Where we have clearly stated and made you aware of the fact, and where you have given your express permission, we may use your details to send you products/services information through a mailing list system.
External Website Links & Third Parties
Although we only look to include quality, safe and relevant external links, users are advised to adopt a policy of caution before clicking any external web links mentioned throughout the Helen Whitten website.
Helen Whitten cannot guarantee or verify the contents of any externally linked website despite our best efforts. Users should therefore note they click on external links at their own risk and Helen Whitten cannot be held liable for any damages or implications caused by visiting any external links mentioned.