Commitment to Individual Privacy
Personal data is any material, whether electronic or hard-copy, that relates to an identifiable living individual. Different pieces of information, which collected together can lead to the identification of a particular person, also constitute personal data. Sensitive Personal data refers to specific categories of data which are defined as data relating to a person’s racial origin; political opinions or religious or other beliefs; physical or mental health; sexual life; criminal convictions, or the alleged commission of an offence; trade union membership.
What information do we collect?
When ordering or registering on our website, you may be asked to enter your name, email address, mailing address, phone number or other details so that we may better be able to provide a personalized customer experience.
When is information collected from you?
We collect information from you when you complete a form or enter personal data on our website.
The information collected from you may be used in the following ways:
To personalize your customer
To provide restricted access to author specific
To improve the website
This site use common Internet technologies, such as cookies to keep track of user interaction with the sites, to remember user preferences and to maximize the user experience and performance of the website.
Third party website links
Users may find advertising or other content from the University of the West Indies or links to the sites and services of our partners, suppliers, sponsors, advertisers and other third parties. These sites and services are outside of our control and may have their own privacy and customer service policies.
We agree to the following:
Users may visit our site anonymously
- Our data protection policy link includes the word ‘Privacy’, and can be easily be found on the page specified above.
Users are able to change their personal information:
- By logging in to their account
Code of Fair Information Practices
In order to be in line with Fair Information Practices we will take the following responsive action, should a data breach occur:
We will notify the users via in site notification
- Within 7 business days of the breach.
The following policies are instituted to protect your privacy:
- We do not use
technologyof any sort to collect personal information about our customers without their knowledge.
- We do sometimes request email, demographic data or postal addresses from
website visitors, and we may use this information occasionally to notify you of new publicationsthat we think may be of interest. You may ask to be omitted fromsuch notification lists at any time.
do notmake informationyou’ve provided on this website available to other companiesfor any reason.
Your acceptance of these terms
Privacy Support and Inquiries
If you have questions or concerns regarding this website and the statement outlined above, please contact us at:
The University of West Indies Press
7a Gibraltar Hall Road
Mona Campus, Kingston 7
Jamaica West Indies