principles of the Data Protection Act 1998, is designed to inform you on how IHS Fairplay collects and uses
personal information. IHS Fairplay Registrations is owned and operated by IHS Global Limited,
the leading supplier of maritime information services.
As well as details of pages visited we collect information on where visitors are connecting from including the
Internet Protocol address. This information is used for statistical analysis to determine how
IHS Fairplay Registrations is used to help us improve our web offerings to you.
In addition to this when registering for a trial or purchasing a subscription we will request your full contact
details including your name, company name, telephone number, fax number, email and postal address. This information
will be used to fulfil your request and will be held electronically in our database. Your details will be
treated in the strictest confidence, but may also be used by us for future marketing communications, unless you
specifically request not to receive this type of material.
Furthermore, from time to time,
we may ask for additional information about you as part of our on-going market research and customer
satisfaction surveys. This information will be used to improve Sea-web and our news service products.
User's Opt-out Rights
If you have supplied your email address, postal address,
telephone number and/or fax number we may periodically send you details of our new products and services as
part of our on-going marketing activities. These details are not distributed to any third parties. However
if you decide that you do not wish to receive these types of communication please contact our customer services
department so that we can update your records accordingly.
We take every precaution to ensure that the information you supply is treated in the strictest confidence.
Sensitive payment information, such as credit card details, is encrypted and used only to process a single
order. We do not keep your credit card details on file. Your web browser will display when a page is secure,
usually by displaying a key or padlock symbol in the display. You can also check to see when we are using a
secure site by the "https://" prefix in the address.
A "cookie" is a small text file that is written to your hard drive when you visit a web site and
contains information that enables a server to identify your visit to a website.
Sea-web, as with
The use of log files enables us to compile aggregate
statistical information which is used to improve our services and to supply our advertisers with detailed usage
information. These log files do not contain personal information and no identifying items are ever passed to
advertisers or third party companies.
Access to Data
You have the right to receive details of what personal information we hold about you on our databases. You should
write to us at IHS Fairplay, Lombard House, 3 Princess Way, Redhill, Surrey, RH1 1UP, United Kingdom stating
your name, company name and address and providing details of the services you subscribe to. Please note
that a small administrative charge may be made for fulfilling this request.
Apart from links to other IHS web sites, the IHS Fairplay Registrations may
also contain links to other external sites. Their inclusion cannot be taken to imply any endorsement or validation by
us of their content.
If you have any
Services Department at:-
3 Princess Way
RH1 1UP, UK
Tel:- +44 1737 379000
Fax:- +44 1737 379001