Privacy Policy

Who are we?

This website is run by Joe Whittaker, a nutritionist and academic researcher. For more information please about the webmaster please see the about page. If you wish to contact the webmaster, or have privacy specific concerns please use the contact form, or email: [email protected]

How do we protect your data?

This site has an SSL certificate (Secure Sockets Layer). This is indicated by the padlock symbol in the web address bar; typically in the upper left hand corner of your web browser. This means that all data entered on this website is sent through an encrypted link, ensuring the data between your web browser and web server remains private.

What data do we collect?

Contact forms

If you submit a message through the contact form, the information submitted in the form is collected. This information is also sent to the relevant company email address and stored securely there. This data is destroyed 1 year after the initial data collection.

Cookies

This website uses cookies for normal functioning and safety purposes. For details of all the cookies used by this website please click the padlock symbol in the web address bar; typically in the upper left hand corner of your web browser. If you do not wish such cookies to be used please individually block these cookies or set your browser to refuse the usage of cookies.

Embedded content from other websites

Some pages on this website use embedded content (videos, images, forms, etc.) from other websites. This embedded content acts as if the user has visited the origin website. Thus, the origin website may collect data, use cookies, embed third-party tracking, or otherwise monitor how you interact with the embedded content.

Payments

When you buy a product or service from this website such as booking a nutrition & lifestyle consultation, the information you submit via the booking form is securely stored by acuityscheduling.com, owned by squarespace.com. (This is an example of embedded content, please see the section above for more details). Their privacy policy can be found here. The payment processor is Stripe, and your payment details are stored securely with them. Their privacy policy can be found here. Please note that this website does not store any of your payment details.

Who is your data shared with?

The data collected by this website is not shared with anyone, except to comply with local laws, legal proceedings, or to protect my (Joe Whittaker) rights. For data collected by embedded content, please see the relevant privacy policies linked on this page.

What rights do I have over my data?

The GDPR legislation grants you several rights over your data. These are summarised below:

  1. The right to be informed – You have a right to be informed of the collection and use of your personal data (meet by this privacy policy).
  2. The right of access – You have the right to request a copy of your personal data. If you are a client this is free, otherwise it may incur a small fee.
  3. The right to rectification – You have the right to request that we correct any personal data, you believe is incorrect.
  4. The right to erasure – You have the right to request that we delete your personal data, under certain conditions.
  5. The right to restrict processing – You have the right to request that we limit or stop processing of your data, under certain conditions.
  6. The right to data portability – You have the right for your personal data to be transferred to another company or to you, under certain conditions.
  7. The right to object – You have the right to object to the processing of your personal data, under certain conditions.
  8. Rights in relation to automated decision making and profiling.

For more information about your rights under GDPR please see this webpage. If you wish to act on any of these rights, please contact the webmaster by using the contact form; or email [email protected]

Privacy Policy Changes

Your usage of this website constitutes acceptance of this privacy policy, whether or not you have reviewed it. If you do not agree with any part of this privacy policy then do not use this website. This privacy policy is regularly reviewed and may undergo changes in the future; thus it is your responsibility to check this policy for any changes. Your usage of this website after such changes have occurred will constitute acceptance of these changes, whether or not you have reviewed them.