This website is presented by Public Pathology Australia to provide information about Public Pathology Australia and its activities to the public pathology sector, other stakeholders and the community.

Information supplied by Public Pathology Australia in this website is based on publicly available information, internally developed data and other sources.  Public Pathology Australia has taken all reasonable care in producing the information contained in this website.

Public Pathology Australia does not accept responsibility for loss or damage arising from the use of this information. Users are encouraged to take appropriate and adequate precautions to ensure that whatever is selected from this site is free of viruses or other contamination that may interfere with or damage their computer system, software or data.

The website includes links to other websites for the user’s convenience.  It is the responsibility of the user to make their own decisions about the accuracy, currency and reliability of the information contained in linked websites and to be familiar with the privacy practices of those websites.  Views or recommendations provided in linked sites do not necessarily reflect those of Public Pathology Australia.

Privacy Statement

Public Pathology Australia respects the privacy of those with whom it interacts and follows the Privacy Act 1988 (Commonwealth).  This Privacy Statement explains how Public Pathology Australia generally protects your privacy and confidentiality.

Collection and sharing of your personal information
There are many aspects of the Public Pathology Australia website and resources which can be viewed without providing personal information, however, for access to some features you are required to submit personally identifiable information.

We may occasionally hire other companies to provide services on our behalf.  Those companies will be permitted to obtain only the personal information they need to deliver the service.  Public Pathology Australia takes reasonable steps to ensure that these organisations are bound by confidentiality and privacy obligations in relation to the protection of your personal information.

Use of your personal information
For each visitor to the Public Pathology Australia website and newsletter, we collect the following non-personally identifiable information, including but not limited to browser type, version and language, operating system, pages viewed, page access times and referring website address. This collected information is used solely internally for the purpose of gauging visitor traffic, trends and delivering personalized content to you.

As the security of internet communications can be breached in some circumstances, Public Pathology Australia cannot warrant the security of information you give us or that you receive from our website or via e-mail while that information is being transmitted. However, when we receive any information from you, we will use all reasonable efforts to maintain its security and to keep this information accurate and up-to-date. Your information is stored in secure servers. Please notify us immediately if you have any concerns.

Accessing Your Personal Information
You have a right to access your personal information, subject to exceptions allowed by law. If you would like to do so, please let us know.

Acceptance and Changes to Privacy Statement
You acknowledge and accept that your use of the Public Pathology Australia website and interaction with Public Pathology Australia indicates your acceptance of the Public Pathology Australia Privacy Statement. Public Pathology Australia may at any time vary its Privacy Statement by publishing an amended Privacy Statement on the Public Pathology Australia website.

If you have any questions about this Privacy Statement, please contact us.