How your personal information is used by DDD Group
Last updated September 2011
1.1 DDD Group includes a number of other companies using brands including DDD USA Inc., Dynamic Digital Depth Australia Pty Ltd, and Dynamic Digital Depth Research Pty Ltd. More information on the DDD Group can be found at www.ddd.com (the “Website”).
2. Information we collect from you
3. Use of information collected
3.1 Domain name information that we collect is not used to personally identify you and instead is aggregated to measure the number of visits, average time spent on the Website, pages viewed etc. We use this information to measure the use of our Website and to improve its contents.
3.2 When other personal information, such as your name and email address is collected from you (for example through online forms or via email etc), we may use the information that you provide or which we collect via this Website for the purposes of:
(i) providing you with services which you have requested and notifying you about important changes or developments to these services;
(ii) updating our records about you;
(iii) crime detection, prevention and prosecution;
(iv) responding to your inquiries and complaints or to process your requests in relation to your information;
(v) administering offers, competitions and other promotions;
(vi) evaluating the effectiveness of our marketing and for research, training and statistical analysis with the aim of improving our services; and
(vii) making the Website easier for you to use and providing you with access to certain parts of the Website.
3.3 All countries in the European Economic Area (including the UK), and the United States of America have similar standards of legal protection for your personal information. DDD Group may provide services from centers outside these areas that do not have the same standard of data protection laws. However, if we do, we will always have a contract in place to ensure that your personal information is protected at least to UK and US standards, and we will remain bound by our obligations under the Data Protection Act 1998.
3.4 We may monitor, record, store and use any telephone, email or other communications we have with you for training purposes, so that we can check any instructions given to us, for crime prevention and to improve the quality of our customer service.
3.5 By using the Website you consent to us using your personal information for the purposes described above.
4.1 Cookies are small amounts of information that are stored on your computer to enable our server to collect certain information from your web browser. Cookies in themselves do not identify the individual, just the computer used. Cookies and other similar technology make it easier for you to log on to and use the Website during future visits.
4.2 Cookies may be used in this Website by us and by third parties to:
|monitor and manage Website traffic;|
|identify you when you visit the Website, to personalise the content of the Website for you;|
|temporarily store details input into calculators and other tools on the Website.|
5. Protecting your privacy
5.1 The Internet is a global environment and using the Internet to collect and process personal information necessarily involves the transmission of data on an international basis. By browsing this Website you acknowledge and agree to our processing of personal information in this way. We accept no responsibility or liability for the security of personal information transmitted via the Internet.
© DDD Group 2011