Users can access and browse SCI's websites without disclosing their personal data.
SCI's websites make use of Google Analytics to allow analysis of site usage. Google Analytics makes use of First-party cookies to anonymously and in aggregate report on usage.
Each SCI website will normally offer your Internet browser a temporary session cookie whenever you visit. Such cookies store no personally identifiable information, are used to respond to you when you interact with the website, e.g. via web forms, may be used to anonymously track the information you view while connected to this website and expire when the session between your Internet browser and the website is terminated, e.g. due to closing the browser. Neither the Google Analytics cookies nor the session cookies give us access to your computer or any information about you.
You can choose to accept or decline cookies. Most web browsers automatically accept cookies, but you can usually modify your browser settings to decline different types of cookies if you prefer. This may prevent you from taking full advantage of the website.
Where an option is provided to Login to the website, e.g. to access information that is not available when you browse the site anonymously, you will be provided with the option to remember your user credentials (a 'Remember me on this computer' facility) so that when you visit the site in future you may do so without logging-in. It is your responsibility to ensure that this facility is not available to other users of your computer.
Personal information may be requested in certain areas of a website, such as where a user may require further information in relation to a particular product or service or if feedback is volunteered on the contents of the website.
SCI will only use any personal information received for the purposes of delivering a response to that particular communication or to fulfil requests you have made to receive certain types of information, unless you have given separate permission to authorise other uses.
The Data Controller is THE STEEL CONSTRUCTION INSTITUTE.