Data Protection Policy

Data Protection Policy

ECBM is committed to protecting the rights and privacy of individuals in accordance with the Data Protection Act 1998.

Hence, any personal data which we collect, record or use in any way, whether it is held on paper, on computer or other media, will have appropriate safeguards applied to it.

If you want to read more about the subject please download our Data Protection Statement.


Information about Cookies

In order to deliver a personalised, responsive service and to improve the site, we remember and store information about how you use it. We use cookies for a variety of purposes, including the analysis of visitor behaviour, to personalise pages and to keep a user logged in. This is done using simple text files called cookies which sit on your computer. These cookies are completely safe and secure and will never contain any sensitive information.


Information about Google Analytics

This website uses Google Analytics, a web analytics service provided by Google, Inc. (“Google”). 
Google Analytics uses “cookies”, which are text files placed on your computer, to help the website analyze how users use the site. The information generated by the cookie about your use of the website (including your IP address) will be transmitted to and stored by Google on servers in the United States. 
In case of activation of the IP anonymization, Google will truncate/anonymize the last octet of the IP address for Member States of the European Union as well as for other parties to the Agreement on the European Economic Area. 
Only in exceptional cases, the full IP address is sent to and shortened by Google servers in the USA. 
On behalf of the website provider Google will use this information for the purpose of evaluating your use of the website, compiling reports on website activity for website operators and providing other services relating to website activity and internet usage to the website provider. 
Google will not associate your IP address with any other data held by Google.


You may refuse the use of cookies by selecting the appropriate settings on your browser. However, please note that if you do this, you may not be able to use the full functionality of this website. 
Furthermore you can prevent Google’s collection and use of data (cookies and IP address) by downloading and installing the browser plug-in available under https://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout?hl=en-GB.

Further information concerning the terms and conditions of use and data privacy can be found at https://www.google.com/analytics/terms/gb.html or at https://www.google.com/analytics/learn/privacy.html?hl=en-GB.