Our privacy statement explains how we collect, use and disclose
information that you provide through the 2013 World Police and Fire
When you use this site, you agree to the collection, use and
disclosure of that information, in accordance with this privacy
We are committed to fulfilling our responsibilities under the
Data Protection Act 1998.
Information about us and our website
This site is owned, managed and run by 2013 World Police and
Fire Games Ltd. Our address is:
77-79 Garnerville Road
If you have any queries about the site, contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org
Ways we collect information
Some areas of this site require you to actively submit
information in order for you to benefit from specific features,
such as our range of online services, for example, email or online
Some of this information may be personal data (information that
can be uniquely identified with you, such as your name and email
address or phone number). We only collect such information when you
choose to supply it to us and it is processed in accordance with
the Data Protection Act 1998.
The information you provide as a volunteer applying for the 2013
World Police & Fire Games will be held by our partner Volunteer
Squared in Canada. Volunteer Now and 2013 WPFG are satisfied
that Volunteer Squared has the adequate safeguards in place to
protect your personal information in accordance with the Data
Protection Act 1998.
Information is also gathered without you actively providing it,
through the use of various technologies and methods such as
Internet Protocol (IP) addresses and cookies. These methods do not
collect or store personal information.
An IP address is a number assigned to your computer by your
Internet Service Provider (ISP), so you can access the internet.
Our analytics service collects IP addresses for the purposes of
auditing the use of our site.
Each time you log onto our site and each time you request one of
our pages, our server logs your IP address.
Although we may log your session with us, this is not permanent
and we will not normally link your IP address to anything that can
enable us to identify you. However, we can and will use IP
addresses to identify a user when we feel it is necessary to
enforce compliance with our rules or terms of service or to protect
our service, site, users or others.
A cookie is a small file of letters and numbers that we store on
your browser or the hard drive of your computer if you agree.
Cookies contain information that is transferred to your computer's
How are cookie used?
Cookies perform several functions, such as remembering who you
are on a particular site (your welcome message), to keeping you
logged in to your account screen on an ecommerce site (however, you
should always log out if you are using a public computer).
served you an advert from a particular brand on a site, or if you
have seen a particular advert before. Website owners will use
cookies to follow which pages that you've read so that they can see
what parts of the site are popular or not. In short, cookies are a
way of providing statistics on site visits as well as some limited
functionality that makes your site visit easier. When used properly
cookies are an asset to a site visitor and a site owner. They are
not viruses, but some unscrupulous outfits will use them
maliciously - we follow best practice for cookie use.
A list of all the cookies used on this website by us, and our
technology partners can be found below:
World Police & Fire Games
This cookie is used to record if a user has accepted the use of
cookies on the World Police & Fire Games website.
- _utma, _utmb, _utmc, _utmz
These cookies are used to collect information about how visitors
use our site, which we use to help improve it. 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.
Click here for an overview
of privacy at Google
- VISITOR_INFO1_LIVE and PREF
This cookie is used by YouTube to store user preferences when
viewing pages containing video content
Most web browsers allow some control of most cookies through the
browser settings. To find out more about cookies, including how to
see what cookies have been set and how to manage and delete them,
We use log Google Analytics to analyse site usage and
statistics but the files do not identify any personal information.
Click here for an overview
of privacy at Google.
This helps us to understand usage patterns on our website and to
make improvements to our service.
Disclosure of information
We may use information you provide through this site to improve
the content, to customise the site to your preferences, for
research, to communicate information to you or for marketing
purposes, if you have requested it, and for the purposes specified
in this privacy statement.
We do not disclose any information you provide through the site to
any other individuals or organisations (third parties), except
- such disclosures are necessary to fulfil our service
obligations to you, in which case we will require such third
parties to agree to treat it in accordance with this privacy
- required by applicable laws, courts orders or government
regulations (for example, to prevent or detect crime) or
- you give us permission to do so
Access to your personal information
We will take all reasonable steps in accordance with our legal
obligations to update or correct your personal information in our
possession that you submit through this site. You have a right to
ask to see details of any personal information that we hold about
To do this, contact us at email@example.com
We have a legal duty to protect your privacy. We take all
appropriate steps to protect any information you submit through our
website, in accordance with legislation such as the Data Protection
We take care to protect your personal information as you transmit
it from your computer to our site and to protect such information
from loss, misuse, and unauthorised access, disclosure, alteration
or destruction. We use leading technologies and software to
safeguard your data and operate strict security standards to
prevent any unauthorised access to it.
Where you use passwords, ID numbers, or other special access
features on this site, you also have a responsibility to take
reasonable steps to safeguard them.
Links to other websites
This site contains links and references to other websites. This
privacy statement does not apply to those websites and we encourage
you to read the privacy statement of every website you visit.
Notification of changes to our privacy statement
We will post details of any changes to our privacy statement on
this website to help make sure you are always aware of the
information we collect, how we use it, and in what circumstances,
if any, we share it with other parties.
This privacy statement was last updated in July 2012 to
include information on cookies.
Privacy and data protection
2013 World Police and Fire Games is committed to fulfilling its
responsibilities under the Data Protection Act 1998. It is a
registered data controller and takes appropriate steps to protect
your privacy and information.
The personal information you choose to provide, such as your name,
address and other contact details, will be processed in accordance
with the Data Protection Act. It will only be used to communicate
with you about a service or information you have requested.
Your personal information will only be made available to the
appropriate WPFG staff involved in the provision of this service
and our IT service providers.
Your personal information will not be disclosed to any other
individual or organisation without your consent, except where it is
necessary for us to do so to comply with the law or provide this