Privacy and Cookies
Workplace Challenge Privacy Statement
At Sustrans, we are committed to protect your privacy and to being transparent about how we collect and use personal data. The Challenge is run is partnership with our Challenge Partners, in this instance Translink, Northern Ireland’s Department for Infrastructure (DfI) and Public Health Agency. This privacy information will be reviewed periodically to ensure its compliance with new legislation and best practise. If such changes fundamentally change how we process your personal data we will contact the registered users of this website. We welcome your comments and feedback.
How do we collect personal data?
We collect personal data about you when you register for an online Challenge account, make an enquiry about this Challenge, visit our website or otherwise provide us with your personal data.
What personal data do we collect?
How do we use personal data?
We use your personal data for a number of purposes, processed under the lawful basis of legitimate interest, including:
providing access to the Challenge website
administering the Challenge, including checking participants live or work within the Challenge area, awarding prizes and associated publicity
emailing you updates about the Challenge. You will be given the option to opt out of these emails with every email which is sent out
enabling Sustrans to assess the impact on, and demographics of, Challenge participants
analysing, managing and improving the Challenge and its website We will process your personal data as required by law or regulation.
How long do we keep your personal data?
Whilst you are active with the Challenge we will retain your personal data. If your account is inactive for four years, or upon request, we will delete your online Challenge account as soon as practicable. If you unsubscribe from Challenge emails, minimal personal data will be kept on a suppression list to ensure you do not receive such communications.
Do we share your personal data?
Personal data from the Challenge may be shared with the Challenge Partner(s), as listed above. Your personal data will not be shared with any other third parties, except for those carefully selected third party processors necessary to deliver the Challenge. The Challenge website is a community platform. As such:
Journey data, photos and comments you choose to upload may be seen by third parties, such as other participants, through the Challenge website and used in challenge reporting, but personal data beyond your name will not be shared
The name of the team/workplace/organisation captain will appear at the bottom of the team/workplace/organisation profile
Registered participants within a team/workplace/organisation can email each other through the Challenge website email functionality. The platform does not share email address, but if you chose to use this functionality the recipient will see the sender’s email address
Within Sustrans your personal data is only accessible by those required to administer the Challenge.
What do your rights look like in practice?
You may access your personal data at any time by logging in to the Challenge and visiting ‘your account’. If any of your details change or need correcting, then you can edit these in your account or contact us to have these corrected. You can also ask for your account to be deactivated or deleted. You may opt-out of any marketing communications at any time, by clicking on the unsubscribe link in the emails. If you are unhappy with our use of your personal data, you have the right to complain to the Information Commissioner’s Office. We would encourage you to contact us (see email address below) in the first instance so we can attempt to resolve any concerns.
Sustrans is a registered data controller under number Z7399708 with the Information Commissioner’s Office. We fully comply with all applicable data protection legislation. If you’d like more detail about how Sustrans manages personal data or your rights, you can view our full policy on our main website www.sustrans.org.uk/privacy.
If you have any questions, comments or feedback about how we use your personal data then please contact our Data Protection Manager on firstname.lastname@example.org or by post to Sustrans, 2 Cathedral Square, College Green, Bristol BS1 5DD.
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