Privacy Policy

This statement outlines the information collection, usage and dissemination practices that apply to the Freightmeta website (from now on "Site").

Cookies

The Site may use cookies to enhance the application of our Site. If you do not wish to receive cookies you can modify your web browser settings to deny them. Please note that if you choose to decline cookies this may limit access to some areas of the Site and have a negative effect on the performance of the Site.

Non-personal information collected by Freightmeta

Freightmeta collects certain non-personal information about all users on the Site. This includes data relating to duration of visits to the Site, how often they are accessed and other information relating to activity on the Site. This information is used to analyse use of the Site and to improve and enhance the quality of our services. This information is always in the form of aggregate, non-personal information. This information may be shared with partners of Freightmeta for the purpose of providing the best services to you.

IP addresses are also gathered by Freightmeta's web servers. These are collected as non-personal, aggregate data. It is collected to help us diagnose issues with our services.

Freightmeta may use third parties to analyse the non-personal, aggregate information collected by us. This may also be made available to media organisations and research companies for comparison purposes.

Personal information collected by Freightmeta

Searches and browsing of content on our site can be accessed without registration. Registration is optional, but allows you to make better use of Freightmeta's services. If you choose to register with Freightmeta we will collect personal information about you including, but not limited to, your name and contact details. This information can be accessed by you by contacting us.

This information is used to assist members. You can alter and delete the information in your account. Any deleted information may be retained on Freightmeta systems for a period of time after this. Freightmeta reserves a discretion to disable or delete accounts at any time.

Publishing personal information

Freightmeta has publicly accessible areas of the Site, for example blogs. We strongly suggest that you do not publish personal information in such areas. Freightmeta takes no responsibility for any collection or use by third parties of information disclosed in this way.

Security and confidentiality

Freightmeta takes all reasonable steps to ensure the protection of your information and the security of our system. Our employees and contractors are also obliged to respect the confidentiality of your personal information.

However, we cannot guarantee the security of this information and are not responsible for any unauthorised access to your personal information.

It is also important that you keep your account details confidential, including your password. If you suspect any unauthorised access to or use of your account, or any other breach of security please notify us immediately.

Overseas access to information

Freightmeta may from time to time transfer data outside of Australia. You agree to this occurring when you provide us with your personal information.

How to access your information

If you are a registered user you can access your information via your account. This information can be altered and deleted.

Changes

Freightmeta may from time to time decide to change this policy. Any updated versions will be available on the site.

Contact us

If you have any queries relating to this policy or the use of your information use the contact us page to express your inquiry.