This policy covers all client information and research participant data held by 2020 Research. All personnel at 2020 Research with access to this information or data must follow this policy. Any information you give us will be treated with the strictest confidence and in accordance with the Market Research Society Code of Conduct. It will not be passed on to any other person or persons, and any personal details you provide will not be used in any sales or marketing activity. No personally identifiable information will be passed onto any third parties unless your express consent is given.
Types of Information We Gather and How We Use It
Research Participant Information
Cookies and IP addresses
Though we do not do so at present, we may in future use "Cookies" in order to personalize your visit to our website and enhance the experience by gaining a better understanding of your particular interests and customizing our pages for you. A cookie is a message given to a web browser by a web server and which is then stored by the browser in a text file. Each time the browser requests a page from the server this message is sent back which enables the user to be identified. We might similarly collect your IP address when you visit the site to better understand how to serve our clients.
We may use the information provided by cookies and IP addresses to analyze trends, administer the site, or for research and marketing purposes to help us better serve our clients. No information which personally identifies you will be collected through the cookies.
The 2020 Research website contains links to other websites belonging to partners, and other sites of interest to our users. We do not control the privacy practices of these other sites. You should make sure that you know when you have left our website and take similar steps to familiarize yourself with any privacy guidelines.
2020 Research has appropriate technical and organisational security policies and procedures in place to protect personal data and information from loss, misuse, alteration, or destruction.
Access to your personal data is limited to those who need to access it. Those individuals who have access to the data are required to maintain the confidentiality of such information.
Please be aware that the transmission of information via the internet may not be completely secure. We will always do our best to protect your personal data, but we cannot guarantee the security of your data which is transmitted to our site; any transmission is at your own risk. Once we have received your information, we will use strict procedures and security features to try to prevent unauthorised access.
Any data collected from respondents is retained only for as long as we need such data in accordance with the purpose for which it was collected or until we are requested to delete it (if earlier).
Access to collected information
You have the right to request a copy of personal data (as defined in the Data Protection Act 1998) that we keep about you, and to have any inaccurate information about you corrected. If you wish to make such a request or you are concerned that any of the information we possess about you is incorrect, please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org
If you wish to unsubscribe from any 2020 Research mailing list or panel registration, please contact us at email@example.com
Changes to this policy
2020 Research keeps this Privacy Statement under regular review and may amend it from time to time at our discretion. If changes are made, we will record the date of amendment or modification in the Privacy Statement. The revised Privacy Statement will apply to you and your information from that date. This Privacy Statement was last updated in April 2018.
If you have questions, comments or complaints about our handling or protection of your personal data, please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org