F1 in Schools shall only use personal data collected during your use of this website in accordance with all relevant UK data protection legislation.
This site may collect personal information submitted to us including name, gender, mailing address, email address, telephone number and any other information specifically sent to us. F1 in Schools does not collect sensitive data, such as race, religion, or political affiliations via its websites. Please ensure that you have permission to submit data in respect to third parties. We will only hold information for as long as necessary for the purposes for which it is provided.
Any personal data supplied to us may be used to communicate with you and your team / teacher to let you know about changes to the challenge, offerings from F1 in Schools and our partners or for market research purposes. If you do not wish us to contact you for these purposes, please email us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
We will not sell, share, trade or license any of your personal information to others without your express consent. However, we reserve the right to disclose your information if requested by the Police or Government authority in connection with any investigations concerning your activities while visiting the site.
We will make all reasonable efforts to safeguard the security of your information but please be aware that we cannot guarantee the security or transmission of data over the internet. F1 in Schools takes every precaution to protect users' information from unauthorised access, use or disclosure in accordance with the Data protection Act. Access to personal information is given to our employees where necessary in the execution of their duties and all employees who have access to personal data or are associated with the handling of that data are obliged to respect the confidentiality of that data.
www.f1inschools.co.uk does contain links to other non F1 in Schools sites. Please be aware that F1 in Schools is not responsible for the content or privacy practices of such other sites.
A cookie is a piece of data stored on the user's hard drive containing information about the user. The site uses session cookies for the login registration system.
THIRD PARTY SOFTWARE
The F1 in Schools website uses 3rd party software from Adobe (Acrobat Reader) and Macromedia (Flash). Acrobat Reader is required to view product literature etc which is provided in a pdf format. Flash is used to view the animated portions of the site. Each of these companies operate their own privacy and security policies which can be viewed on their websites: www.adobe.com/misc/privacy.html and www.macromedia.com/help/privacy.html