Privacy Policy and Cookies

Protecting your privacy
Protecting your privacy and maintaining the confidentiality of your personal information has always been integral to the way we do business at FOGL. Privacy protection is essential to providing you with excellent service.

FOGL is committed to following policies that protect your privacy. This privacy policy covers visitors to the FOGL Site.

Hypertext links on the FOGL Site
The FOGL Site contains links to other Internet sites. FOGL takes no responsibility for the content of these sites, external or otherwise. Please refer to the disclaimer in our legal statement.

Automatic collection of information
We automatically log visitor's domain and IP address (a unique string of numbers that identifies a computer on the Internet) by programming. This data is used to see where the FOGL Site is being used in the world, and for click stream analysis to enable us to better understand site usage, so that we can improve our service to you. This information does not identify you as an individual, but only the computer that is being used to view the site.

Data protection
We will only obtain personal data from you for specified and lawful purposes and any personal data that we obtain will be processed fairly and lawfully. In particular:

Disclosure to third parties - we do not disclose personal information to third parties, except where you have given your consent or where we have a legal obligation to do so.

Uses of personal data
When you request information through this site, we need to know your e-mail address or, where you wish it to be sent by post, your name and postal address. We use this to send to you the information you request in the form that you require. We do not provide your details to third parties for any marketing or promotional purposes. We will only process the individual data that you provide to us for the intended purpose. We will take all reasonable steps to ensure that the data held is adequate, relevant and not excessive for this purpose.

Security
We take all reasonable steps to protect the confidentiality and security of your personal information.

Accuracy
We take all reasonable steps to keep your personal information accurate and, where necessary, up to date.

Retention of data
We take all reasonable steps to retain data only for the duration of the purpose for which it was obtained. When requested, we will delete personal information from current operational systems where it is no longer required. We may need to continue to hold some details about you after your relationship with us has ended, for example for legal and regulatory purposes.

FOGL shall endeavour to ensure that any personal information and/or data it holds is kept secure. However, we cannot accept any liability for information obtained through unauthorised access to the website.

Your rights
We take all reasonable steps to uphold your rights to protect your personal data, including the right to obtain information on, update or amend any personal data on you that we hold.

Cookies

The FOGL Site uses cookies to help improve the efficiency and performance of the site and to provide FOGL with information about how the site is used. A cookie is a small piece of data which often holds a unique reference number which allows the FOGL Site to remember who you are when you next visit our site. Cookies contain information that is downloaded to the hard-drive of your computer which helps us to improve the FOGL Site and allows us to deliver a more personalised service. The cookies used do not identify you or identify any other websites which you may have visited.

The FOGL Site uses cookies for the following purposes:

  • to track user activity and generate usage patterns and statistics;
  • to monitor the usage of the FOGL Site;
  • to monitor user preferences;
  • to collect non-personal information from users including browser types, IP address and computer operating systems; and
  • to allow users accessing the FOGL Site using a mobile device to stay on the main version of the FOGL Site without automatically being re-directed to the mobile version of the FOGL Site.

You can control and manage cookies using your web browser settings. In the majority of cases, web browsers are set up to automatically accept cookies. If you refuse to accept cookies or disable cookies from your settings you may not be able to use all the functions of the FOGL Site.

To find out more information about cookies (including instructions in relation to cookie management from your web browser settings) please visit www.allaboutcookies.org.

On May 26 2011, the law on use of cookies changed so that FOGL is now obliged to gain your consent before we can install any form of cookie. In order to allow us to comply with that requirement, please be aware that if you register for any service offered on the FOGL Site or continue to use the FOGL Site, FOGL will assume that by doing so, you are giving your consent to our use of cookies.