1. This site is operated by Dr D Poller

2. The Information we collect and how we use it

We do not collect your personal information when you enter or use our site including use of IP addresses or cookies.

Participants in the online survey were requested before commencing the online audit survey to give their consent for the anonymised aggregated information derived from this online audit of pathological reporting practice to be used by the authors of this survey Dr David Poller & Dr Paul Matthews for discussion at meetings, and also consent for publication in peer reviewed journals or by other means of dissemination of this information including over the internet as the authors deem appropriate. Users of website were aware that the authors collect participants' names, e-mail addresses, postal addresses and IP address for administrative proposes only, and that in the event of publication of the online audit that the authors would every attempt to ensure anonymity of the participants in this online survey. The information derived from this survey may also be used in full or in part in publications and in products or by other publishers. This includes publication in English and in translation, in print, in electronic formats, and in any other formats that may be used, now and in the future


Our site contains links to third party websites that are not subject to this privacy policy. Read our Terms and Conditions for further information on these links. We strongly recommend that you read the privacy policy of any such websites that you visit.

4. Security Policy

We use reasonable precautions to keep the information disclosed to us secure. However, we cannot guarantee the security of the information that you disclose to us. You accept the inherent risks of providing information and dealing on-line and will not hold us responsible for any breach of security unless this is due to our negligence or willful default.

5. Changes

This policy is effective from 4th April 2012 with immediate effect. We may, from time to time make changes to this privacy policy to reflect any changes to our privacy practices in accordance with changes to legislation, best practice or website enhancements. We will let you know what these changes are by posting them to this page, but it is your responsibility as a user to make sure that you are aware of them, by checking for any changes on a regular basis. Changes will become effective as soon as they are posted.

6. General

If you have any requests or queries concerning your personal information or wish to correct or change any information we have about you, please contact us

Date 20th January 2018, updated 11th April 2018