When someone visits the Biometric Society British and Irish Region website we collect standard internet logging data and details of site visitor behaviour patterns. We do this to find out the number of visitors to the various parts of the site, for example. We collect this information in a way which does not personally identify anyone. We do not make any attempt to find out the identities of visitors to our website. We will not associate any data gathered from this site with any personally identifying information from any source. If we do want to collect personally identifiable information through our website, we will inform you about this. We will make it clear when we collect personal information and will explain what we intend to do with it.
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Analytics - These cookies are used to collect information about how visitors use our site. We use the information to compile reports and to help us improve the site. The cookies collect information in an anonymous form, including the number of visitors to the site, where visitors have come to the site from and the pages they visited.
Maps - These cookies are used to remember user preferences when Google Maps are displayed.
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Many modern web browsers allow control of cookies through their browser settings, for example in Google 'Chrome' you can disable ‘third party’ cookies (Settings > Under the Bonnet > Block third-party cookies and site data). To find out more about cookies, including how to see what cookies have been set and how to manage and delete them, visit allaboutcookies.org.
To opt out of being tracked by Google 'Analytics' across all websites a browser add-in is available. Visit http://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout.