Privacy Policy

EMS tracking disclaimer

EMS does not intervene in service issues between Posts and their customers. Such enquiries and claims must be initiated by the sender at the post office in the origin. National Posts manage postal tracking data, and their Customer Service departments can answer general item queries or help you locate your item. 

Web disclaimer

  1. Anyone may use or reproduce any information presented on this website, subject to any specific terms of use that might appear with such information, provided that the use of such information is accompanied by an acknowledgement that the UPU is the source.
  2. The UPU makes every effort to ensure, but cannot and does not guarantee, and makes no warranties as to, the accuracy, accessibility, integrity and timeliness of any information presented on this website. The UPU assumes no liability or responsibility for any errors or omissions in the content of this website and further disclaims any liability of any nature for any loss howsoever caused in connection with using this website, including failure of performance, computer virus or communication line failure, regardless of cause, or for any damages resulting therefrom. The UPU may make changes to these materials at any time without notice.
  3. Hyperlinks to other websites are provided as a convenience only, and imply neither responsibility for, nor approval of, the information contained in those other web sites on the part of the UPU. The UPU makes no warranty, either express or implied, as to the accuracy, availability, reliability or content of such information, text, graphics and hyperlinks. The UPU has not tested any software located on other sites and does not make any representations as to the quality, safety, reliability or suitability of such software.
  4. As the case may be, the collection and retention of personal information by the UPU through its website may be subject to the terms of a UPU privacy policy.
  5. Nothing in or relating to this disclaimer or the UPU website shall be deemed a waiver, explicit or implied, of any of the privileges and immunities of the UPU.
     

Confidentiality Statement

EMS Cooperative Audit & Measurement and  Pay-for-performance Programmes

The tracking data received in the framework of the EMS Audit and Measurement and Pay-for-performance programmes is confidential and shall only be used by the EMS Cooperative and the International Bureau (through its EMS Unit) for control of quality and statistical purposes, including activities such as performance analysis and production of reports for EMS operators; in this regard, such tracking data will not be passed on to third parties by the UPU without the authorization of the EMS operator concerned.

Furthermore, the analyses and reports referred to above may be used for the publication of EMS Cooperative statistics and/or presentation materials in a consolidated and aggregate format. These materials, which shall not contain any personal or commercially-sensitive information, may be published on the EMS Cooperative website with rights of access restricted to members of the EMS Cooperative and the EMS Unit. A subset of these consolidated materials may also be used to meet UPU regulatory requirements or decisions as necessary.

Who we are

Our website address is: https://animato.co.uk.

What personal data we collect and why we collect it

Comments

When visitors leave comments on the site we collect the data shown in the comments form, and also the visitor’s IP address and browser user agent string to help spam detection.

An anonymized string created from your email address (also called a hash) may be provided to the Gravatar service to see if you are using it. The Gravatar service privacy policy is available here: https://automattic.com/privacy/. After approval of your comment, your profile picture is visible to the public in the context of your comment.

Media

If you upload images to the website, you should avoid uploading images with embedded location data (EXIF GPS) included. Visitors to the website can download and extract any location data from images on the website.

Contact forms

Cookies

If you leave a comment on our site you may opt-in to saving your name, email address and website in cookies. These are for your convenience so that you do not have to fill in your details again when you leave another comment. These cookies will last for one year.

If you visit our login page, we will set a temporary cookie to determine if your browser accepts cookies. This cookie contains no personal data and is discarded when you close your browser.

When you log in, we will also set up several cookies to save your login information and your screen display choices. Login cookies last for two days, and screen options cookies last for a year. If you select “Remember Me”, your login will persist for two weeks. If you log out of your account, the login cookies will be removed.

If you edit or publish an article, an additional cookie will be saved in your browser. This cookie includes no personal data and simply indicates the post ID of the article you just edited. It expires after 1 day.

Embedded content from other websites

Articles on this site may include embedded content (e.g. videos, images, articles, etc.). Embedded content from other websites behaves in the exact same way as if the visitor has visited the other website.

These websites may collect data about you, use cookies, embed additional third-party tracking, and monitor your interaction with that embedded content, including tracking your interaction with the embedded content if you have an account and are logged in to that website.

Analytics

Who we share your data with

How long we retain your data

If you leave a comment, the comment and its metadata are retained indefinitely. This is so we can recognize and approve any follow-up comments automatically instead of holding them in a moderation queue.

For users that register on our website (if any), we also store the personal information they provide in their user profile. All users can see, edit, or delete their personal information at any time (except they cannot change their username). Website administrators can also see and edit that information.

What rights you have over your data

If you have an account on this site, or have left comments, you can request to receive an exported file of the personal data we hold about you, including any data you have provided to us. You can also request that we erase any personal data we hold about you. This does not include any data we are obliged to keep for administrative, legal, or security purposes.

Where we send your data

Visitor comments may be checked through an automated spam detection service.

Your contact information

Additional information

How we protect your data

What data breach procedures we have in place

What third parties we receive data from

What automated decision making and/or profiling we do with user data

Industry regulatory disclosure requirements