Privacy Notice

This privacy notice explains what happens to any personal data collected from you when you visit this website.

1. Relevant Legislation

EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR)

UK Data Protection Act 2018

UK General Data Protection Regulation

2. Information we collect and why we collect it

This website collects and may use personal information in the following way:

  • Site visitation tracking:This site uses Google Analytics (GA) for search optimisation purposes and to track user interaction. We consider Google to be a third party processor (see section 4).GA collects data such as geographical location, IP Address, internet browser, operating system, referral source and length of visit. This data may be used by GA to better understand how users find and utilise the FSS website. None of this data identifies individuals to FSS.
  • Cookies: This site uses cookies – small text files sent from a website that are stored on a user’s machine. In general, cookies are used to enhance user experience and retain information such as user preferences, and provide anonymised tracking data to third party applications like Google Analytics. As a rule, cookies will make your browsing experience better. However, you may prefer to disable cookies on this site and on others. The most effective way to do this is to disable cookies in your browser. We suggest consulting the Help section of your browser or taking a look at the About Cookies website which offers further guidance.
Name Retention Function
WordPress_sec_ 15 days To provide protection against hackers, store account details
WordPress_test_cookie none Checks if cookies can be placed
wordpress_logged_in_ Persistent Keep users (site admins) logged in
wordpress_ Persistent Keep users logged in (site admins only)
wp-settings-7 Reserves user’s WP-admin settings
wp-settings-time-7 Time at which WP-settings-{user} was set
complianz_consent_status 365 Store cookie consent preferences
complianz_policy_id 365 Register accepted cookie policy ID
cmplz_statistics-anonymous 365 Store cookies consent preferences
cmplz_functional Store cookies consent preferences
Google Analytics
_ga 2 years Store a unique user ID
_gid 1 day Registers a unique ID that is used to generate statistical data on how the visitor uses the website
_gat 1 day Used by Google Analytics to throttle request rate
Google Fonts API none Request user IP address

3. Host server for our website

Our website is hosted in the UK by Wiser Hosting.

4. Third party data processors

I. Google Analytics (GA)

There are links to third party websites on our website. These sites should have their own Privacy Policies and FSS does not accept any responsibility or liability for their policies.

5. Data Controller

The data controller of this website is: Frontier Science (Scotland) Ltd.

6. Registered Operating Office

Frontier Science (Scotland) Ltd., Grampian View, Kincraig, Inverness-shire, PH21 1NA, UK.

7. Data Protection Contact

Changes to our privacy notice

This notice will be updated regularly and we therefore encourage you to review it periodically to ensure you are kept up to date with any changes.

Last Updated: 11-NOV-2021