Brand Research Limited ("us", "we", or "our") operates the http://www.brandresearch.co.uk website (the "Service").
This page informs you of our policies regarding the collection, use and disclosure of Personal Information when you use our Service.
Information Collection And Use
While using our Service, we may ask you to provide us with certain personally identifiable information that can be used to contact or identify you. Personally identifiable information may include, but is not limited to, your email address, name, phone number, postal address, other information ("Personal Information").
Data Protection Act (DPA) and Market Research Society (MRS):
We are registered with the DPA for the purpose of handling personal data responsibly. Our clients, upon working with us also acknowledge they are aware of their DPA duties and adhere to them accordingly.
Brand Research does not keep any material (such as recruitment screeners or respondent profiles) containing the personal information on the respondents that we have recruited for a period any greater than 6 months unless otherwise agreed. Due to the conditions of the MRS Code of Conduct an extension on the length of time personal information can be stored for must be agreed on commission and cannot be implemented later once a project is underway.
Brand Research adheres to the Code of Conduct of the Market Research Society. In commissioning us to work on their behalf the client must be familiar with the MRS code and fully adhere to it.
Respondent details remain the property of Brand Research. Respondents should not be approached directly by the client without prior consent of Brand Research.
We collect information that your browser sends whenever you visit our Service ("Log Data"). This Log Data may include information such as your computer's Internet Protocol ("IP") address, browser type, browser version, the pages of our Service that you visit, the time and date of your visit, the time spent on those pages and other statistics.
In addition, we may use third party services such as Google Analytics that collect, monitor and analyze this type of information in order to increase our Service's functionality. These third party service providers have their own privacy policies addressing how they use such information.
Cookies are files with small amount of data, which may include an anonymous unique identifier. Cookies are sent to your browser from a web site and stored on your computer's hard drive.
We use "cookies" to collect information. You can instruct your browser to refuse all cookies or to indicate when a cookie is being sent. However, if you do not accept cookies, you may not be able to use some portions of our Service.
We may use your Personal Information to contact you with details of market research groups, marketing or promotional materials and other information that may be of interest to you. You may opt out of receiving any, or all, of these communications from us by following the unsubscribe link or instructions provided in any email we send.
Personal data will not be stored on the website. It will be downloaded to a secure database, accessible only to reliable, trained Brand Research staff.
The security of your Personal Information is important to us, but remember that no method of transmission over the Internet, or method of electronic storage is 100% secure. While we strive to use commercially acceptable means to protect your Personal Information, we cannot guarantee its absolute security. As such we make no warranties as to the level of security afforded to your data, except that we will always act in accordance with the relevant UK and EU legislation.
Links To Other Sites
We have no control over, and assume no responsibility for the content, privacy policies or practices of any third party sites or services.
This Policy shall be governed and construed in accordance with the laws of England and Wales, without regard to its conflict of law provisions.