Privacy Statement

Privacy Protection

We take extensive steps to ensure the security of the data gathered from our websites, preventing unauthorized access by external parties. Our dedication to protecting your privacy involves employing advanced security technologies and physical safeguards.

Website Interaction Tracking

As you navigate our websites, your engagements with specific pages are closely observed and stored in web server log files, commonly known as "Log Data." This information is utilized by NWLJGP for statistical analysis, providing insights into website usage patterns to improve the overall structure and content presentation. The range of data collected through HTTP Cookies encompasses referring URLs, device and browser specifications, IP address, operating system details, and the chronological sequence of your website visits.

Third-Party Services and Data Handling

NWLJGP may integrate third-party services like article recommendations, social login, social sharing, and external site-linked banners on its platform. Any data collected by NWLJGP through these services adheres to the principles outlined in this Privacy Policy. Conversely, data collected by the operators of these third-party services is governed by their respective privacy policies.

Use of Google Analytics for Website

 Insights For insights into visitor behavior, we might utilize Google Analytics. This tool aids in collecting information about site usage, generating reports, and continually enhancing our websites. The data collected remains anonymous, encompassing metrics like visitor counts, referral sources, and viewed pages during a site visit. 

User Accounts, Registration, and Tailored Services

Accessing personalized services requires creating a user account on our websites. During registration, specific personal information is requested, including your name, a valid email address, affiliation, postal address, phone number, password, academic qualifications, institutional role, and research interests. This information is essential for setting up your user account and accessing the full scope of NWLJGP services. NWLJGP may use this information to fulfill contractual obligations, such as publishing your article, and for internal purposes like business evaluation, responding to inquiries or comments, targeted marketing, and detecting/preventing fraud or liabilities.

Communication and Email

Correspondence NWLJGP might use email to update you on content that aligns with your interests, such as new services, products, publications, and promotional materials. If your information was provided by a third party, we may use it similarly. You can opt out of these emails by unsubscribing.

Global Transfer of Personal Data

 NWLJGP is committed to not sharing your personal information with third parties. Communications and announcements are exclusively sent through official NWLJGP emails. Stringent measures are in place to protect your personal information, regardless of its storage or processing location.

Your Rights

 As a registered user, you can access your account at any time for corrections or updates. In accordance with relevant data privacy laws, you can request information about your data processed by NWLJGP, and upon request, receive a copy of your personal data. If you deactivate your account, your personal information will be deleted upon request, although certain data might be retained to fulfill legal obligations and address potential disputes.

Contact Us

Editorial Office, North and West London Journal of General Practice (NWLJGP)