Information about us
For the purposes of the Data Protection Act 1998 (the “Act“), the Data Controller (as defined by the Act) for all personal data you submit to us is Genomics plc.
What information do we collect and how do we use it?
We will collect personal data from you when you register for e-newsletters, submit a CV, make enquires or otherwise provide us with your personal data.
Where you are applying for a job or volunteering work we may also collect information about your qualifications, education and work experience, along with anything else you include in your CV or application.
We use personal data held about you in the following ways:
- to ensure that content from our site is presented in the most effective manner for users;
- to contact you in order to send you information you have asked us to provide or which we think may be useful to you; and
- where you have applied for a job or a volunteering role, to assess your suitability for the role and any other role we think you may suitable for, and to keep you updated about the recruitment process.
In some cases, we may collect information about the device you use to access our site, including where available your IP address, operating system and browser type and we may share non-personal aggregate statistics (group data) about our site visitors’ traffic patterns with other members of our group, our partners or other parties. However, we do not collect, sell or share any information about individual users or any information that identifies you.
In the event that Genomics plc is sold or substantially all of its assets are acquired by a third party or integrated with another business your details may be disclosed to our advisers and any prospective purchasers and their advisers and will be passed on to the new owners of the business.
Information provided to Genomics plc via our site will not be passed to any third parties and will be used for the purposes outlined above, provided that we may disclose your personal data to any of the members of our group (being our subsidiaries, our ultimate holding company and its subsidiaries, as defined in section 1159 of the UK Companies Act 2006).
We may disclose your personal data to our service providers who operate elements of our site and/or process personal data on our behalf. These may include businesses who provide technology services such as hosting for our servers and email distribution, and business partners. Where such disclosures are made, this will be under contractual arrangements with us and carried out in accordance with the requirements of the Act.
Genomics plc may also hold your personal data in order to send you information about future developments regarding Genomics plc, our products and services and/or associated companies in which you may be interested. If you do not wish to receive such information please contact us.
Protecting Your Information
The internet is not a secure medium and the transmission of information via the internet is not completely secure. However we have put in place various security measures to protect your personal data once it has been collected by us. Although we will do our best to protect your information, we cannot guarantee the security of your data transmitted to our website; any transmission is at your own risk.
Where we store your personal data
Our site may contain links to other sites which are outside our control and not covered by this policy. The operators of these sites may collect information from you that will be used by them in accordance with their policy, which may differ from ours. Please check their privacy policies prior to submitting any personal data.
The Act gives you the right to access personal data held about you. Your right of access can be exercised in accordance with the Act. Any access request may be subject to a fee of £10. You can exercise this right at any time by contacting us at firstname.lastname@example.org
Changes to the policy