Privacy Policy

This page was last updated on – 17th January 2022

This privacy policy explains what personal information we collect from you whilst visiting our website in compliance with UK and European law.

What information do we collect?

Analytics – In order to improve our services, we use Google Analytics to track visitors to the site. The information we collect using this service includes what pages are visited, which country and region the user is visiting from, and how long a visitor spends on the website. The information also tells us what web browser the user is using, what kind of device (desktop or mobile), the date and time of your visit. We cannot identify you personally from this information and we will not associate any data gathered from this site with any other personally identifying information from any source. We do not attempt to collect any personal data about you through this web site unless you provide it to us voluntarily; for example, by sending us an email. We do not collect or store IP addresses.

Contact and Subscription Forms – By agreeing to our Privacy Policy, you agree to ‘opt-in’ to receiving communication from Get Safe Online via e-mail. You have the right to opt-out at any time. If you opt-out, we will remove your personal details from our database. If you are subscribing to our Newsletter, we retain your name and e-mail address for the sole purpose of sending our newsletter. We will not use your e-mail for any marketing purposes, nor will we sell your personal details to third parties.

The Data Protection Act

Under the Data Protection Act, we have a legal duty to protect any information we collect from you. We use encryption software to safeguard your data, and keep strict security standards to prevent any unauthorised access to it.


Under new EU legislation, we are obliged to tell you how we use personal data of visitors to the website. We do not store any personal data of any visitors to the website. We process personal data that is provided to us via the contact form to reply back to you.

Cookie Policy

We three different kinds of cookies:

  1. Analytical Cookies – We use Google Analytics to track user behaviour in order to assist us in making improvements to the website and the services we offer. If these cookies are disabled in your browser, then your session will not be effected and you can continue to use the website normally.
  2. Session / Essential Cookies – These cookies are required in order for the website to perform certain functions, including the ability to logon to the website. If these cookies are disabled in your browser, then certain functionality of the website may not perform as intended.
  3. Third Party Cookies – Certain features from other websites, such as Twitter, are embedded into our website. These services use cookies in order for the feature to work. If these cookies are disabled in your browser, then certain functionality of the website may not perform as intended.

We do not use cookies to gather personal information that allows us to uniquely identify our visitors. IP addresses are not tracked or stored.