Privacy

Collection of personal information

You may use the website without providing any personal information. However, if you wish to order promotional materials or contact us using the online forms, you are requested to provide relevant contact details, such as your name, e-mail and postal address and contact telephone number to enable us to provide the information your require.

Online forms provide a means for you to register as a blood donor. In some cases you may add comments or queries which might also contain personal information. When you register as a donor, you will be required to fill in mandatory fields indicated by an asterisk.

This website will keep records on blood donors securely.

We will use this information:

  • To communicate with you via post, email, phone call and SMS in relation to sending session invitations or information about other donation matters
  • To ensure the safety of donors and patients
  • To assess and improve our service
  • For research
  • For management and administration

We automatically track certain information about all our website users based on what you do on the site. We use this information to analyse our users’ demographics, interests, and behavior on the site to understand and serve you better. This information we capture for this purpose does not identify any user.

Terms of use

General

This website (excluding linked sites) is controlled by benefactors. The site can be accessed from countries around the World. As each of these places has laws that may differ from those of benefactors countries by accessing the site both you and we agree that the laws of benefactors countries shall apply to all matters arising from or relating to the use and contents of this site. You also agree and hereby submit to the non-exclusive jurisdiction of the courts of benefactors countries with respect to such matters.

By accessing and using this website in any way, including, without limitation, browsing the website, registering as a donor, using any information, using any content, using any services, downloading any materials, you agree to and are bound by these Legal Notices. If you do not accept these Legal Notices in full, please cease using this website immediately.

Terms of Use for Users of the Online Blood Donor Register

The terms of use and privacy policy for this website govern your use of the Online Blood Donor Register. In addition, the following terms apply:

We may amend these terms of use from time to time, and the revised version will be effective when displayed here.

Although we have taken precautions, you should note that the Internet is not a secure medium, and any information sent through the Online Blood Donor Register may be intercepted and may not arrive safely at its ultimate destination.

If accessing any part of the Online Blood Donor Register that requires you to enter a password you agree:

To ensure that any details which you supply to us to register for such access are accurate and to update your profile promptly if any of the details which you have supplied to us about you change;

To keep any personal login name and any password confidential, and to be responsible for any loss or damage resulting from use of your password by any third party;

That we reserve the right to terminate your access to the Online Blood Donor Register should we consider that your use of the register is detrimental to the Online Blood Donor Register or to other users.

We shall use any personal information you submit to the Online Blood Donor Register and other information we hold about you in accordance with our privacy policy. In particular, we shall use the information (including sensitive personal information relating to your physical health) to provide you with a blood donor information service as described. By registering for the service through this form, you give your consent to such use of your personal information.

By registering online as a blood donor, you agree to this website’s general terms of use (including disclaimers), privacy policy and these terms of use.

Use of user-generated content

We reserve the right to include content from sites including but not limited to YouTube, Twitter, Vine, Instagram and Facebook. We do not control the privacy practices of these other sites. Users of such sites take full responsibility for their own content. We use our best endeavours to protect the interests of the individuals featured in the content on our website.

Our use of any user-generated images and video for campaigning purposes will not involve the collection or storage of personal data. No information will be passed to third parties or transferred overseas.

Survey data will be held anonymously and separately, and no identifiable or personal information will be associated with it. All data will be transferred over secure connections.

For privacy and terms applicable to these social media sites please use the links below:

https://www.facebook.com/about/privacy/

https://twitter.com/privacy

https://www.google.com/intl/en/policies/privacy/

https://vine.co/privacy

http://instagram.com/about/legal/privacy/