Knowledge-West Communications Corporation ("KWCC", "we", "us") operates the BBC Kids television service ("BBC Kids") and has developed this BBCKids.ca website (the "Website") as an electronic resource for the BBC Kids viewing audience and as a fun and entertaining site for visitors of all ages.
Information Automatically Collected
Non-identifying Information - Like many other organizations' websites, ours automatically collects certain non-identifying information regarding website users, such as the Internet Protocol (IP) address of your computer, the IP address of your Internet Service Provider, the date and time you access our Website, the length of your visit, the pages you look at, and the websites you visit before and after leaving our Website. This non-identifying information is used for our Website and system administration purposes and to improve the Website. Your non-identifying information may be used and permanently archived for future use in order to facilitate your online experience and to gather broad demographic information. We may also share this information with our affiliates, suppliers and sponsors.
We make no attempt to link this information, including the information described below under 'Cookies', with the identity of individuals visiting our Website. We may, however, review server logs for security purposes, for example to detect intrusions into our network. The possibility exists that server log data, which contains visitors' IP addresses, could in instances of criminal or other malfeasance, or where necessary to protect the security and integrity of our Website, be used to trace and identify individuals and be shared with appropriate investigative bodies and others as permitted by law.
Cookies - To tailor our Website to the needs and interests of our visitors, we keep track of the pages visited by our users by placing a small entry-in text file, called a "cookie", on your hard drive. A cookie is transferred to your browser by a Web server and can only be used by the server that gave it to you.
Cookies installed on a website user's computer permits the website to recognize future visits from that computer. Cookies cannot read data from your hard drive. Cookies record information about your online preferences. Information supplied by cookies can help us to analyse your profile when you visit and help us to provide you with a better user experience. KWCC uses measurement and analysis services offered by third parties. They gather information regarding visitors to our Website on our behalf using cookies, log file data and code which is embedded on our Website. We use this type of information to help improve the services the Website provides to its users.
You may choose to decline cookies if your browser permits, but doing so may affect your use of our Website and your ability to access certain features of our Website.
When You Contact Us Through Our Website, This Is What We Do With The Information
If you are a Minor, we request that you obtain your parent and/or guardian's permission before you provide personal information to us. We shall not collect any more personal information from Minors or others than is necessary to participate in our Website's interactive activities.
When you contact us through our Website, we collect and use your personal information for the following purposes:
• to respond to your comments and request for information
• to deliver requested services
• to administer contests
• to meet any legal or regulatory requirements
• analysis for management purposes
Occasionally, visitors will have the opportunity to submit ideas or content for inclusion on the Website. We may contact you if our Website managers decide to use your submissions. All Minors must have their parents or guardian approve their submission and any contact with KWCC will be made directly with the parent or guardian.
We reserve the right to collect, use or disclose a visitor's personal information as required or permitted by law. We may disclose personal information to affiliates and outside suppliers or contractors from whom we obtain services for the purposes of supplying those services, or in connection with the sale of our business. KWCC does not sell, license, rent, market, disclose, barter or distribute any personal information obtained from our Website other than as disclosed in this policy.
We Will Protect You When You Are On Our Site
How Can I Correct Errors in my Information?
You can correct errors in your personal information by sending an email to us or by contacting us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
For more information regarding our privacy policies and procedures, please contact our Privacy Officer at email@example.com.
This website (this “Website”) is owned and operated by Knowledge-West Communications Corporation (“KWCC”). Access to and use of this Website is provided subject to these terms and conditions. Your use of any portion of this Website constitutes your agreement to the terms and conditions set out below. Please read this page carefully. If you do not agree to these terms and conditions please do not use this site.
Notice of disclaimer
The content and links on this Website are provided to inform the public about the programming offered by BBC Kids, a television service operated by KWCC. KWCC intends the information contained on this Website to be accurate and reliable. However, errors may occasionally occur.
THE CONTENT ON THIS WEBSITE IS PROVIDED “AS IS”, “AS AVAILABLE” AND WITHOUT WARRANTIES OR CONDITIONS OF ANY KIND EITHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED. TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY APPLICABLE LAW, KWCC EXPRESSLY DISCLAIMS ALL WARRANTIES AND CONDITIONS, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO, IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY AND FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE. KWCC MAKES NO WARRANTIES OR ANY OTHER REPRESENTATIONS REGARDING THE USE, ACCURACY, COMPLETENESS, TIMELINESS, APPLICABILITY, PERFORMANCE, SECURITY, SAFETY FROM ANY SOFTWARE VIRUS OR OTHER HARMFUL COMPONENT, AVAILABILITY OR RELIABILITY OF THIS WEBSITE OR ANY SITES LINKED TO THIS SITE, OR THE RESULTS FROM THE USE OF THIS WEBSITE OR ANY SITES LINKED TO BY THIS WEBSITE, OR OTHERWISE RESPECTING, THE CONTENT ON THIS WEBSITE OR ANY SITES LINKED TO THIS WEBSITE. YOUR USE OF THIS WEBSITE IS AT YOUR OWN RISK.
Description of, or reference to, third party companies, products or publications in this Website is for informational purposes only and does not constitute endorsement or recommendation of that company, product or publication by KWCC.
Limitation of liability
Restrictions on Use
You agree not to disturb the normal operation of this Website, not to infringe the integrity of this Website by hacking, altering the information contained in this website or otherwise, and not to prevent or limit access to this Website to other users.
Unless otherwise noted, all content on this Website, including but not limited to text, data, images, designs, illustrations, articles, documents, reports and other materials (collectively “Content”), is protected by copyright, and owned or controlled by KWCC or a third party provider. You must access the Content manually by request and not programmably by machine automated means. You may not use the Content for any unlawful purpose.
You may temporarily download Content for personal transitory viewing, provided that (a) use of the Content is for informational and non-commercial personal use only and no Content may be copied or posted on any network computer, used for public display or broadcast in any media, and (b) no modification of any Content is made. No licence is given for republication, distribution, performance, display, translation, retransmission, broadcast, sublicense, preparation of derivative works or any use other than noncommercial personal use. You may not republish, distribute or prepare derivative works from this Website or its Content. No part of any Content may be reproduced in any form or incorporated into any information retrieval system, electronic or mechanical, other than the personal use provided for above.
You may not copy or adapt the HTML that KWCC creates to generate its pages. It is also protected by KWCC’s copyright.
Links to other websites
Links from other websites
There may be circumstances where access to our Website is provided by a hypertext link located at another website. Although KWCC encourages and appreciates links from third-party website pages, KWCC has no responsibility for the content of such websites and KWCC does not endorse, authorize, approve, certify, maintain, or control these other websites or guarantee the accuracy, completeness, efficacy or timeliness of the information located at such websites.
While KWCC permits links from third-party websites the following are not permitted: (a) filtering of the Content of this Website; (b) embedding web pages from this Website in HTML frames running from other sites, or (c) using any graphics appearing on this Website on any third-party site.
Copyright and Trade-mark Notices
The Content on this Website is protected by copyright and other laws. Copyright © 2014 Knowledge-West Communications Corporation and/or its suppliers.
BBC KIDS is a trade-mark owned by The British Broadcasting Corporation, used by KWCC under licence. Other trade-marks, trade names, logos and designs referenced or appearing in this Website are proprietary to KWCC, The British Broadcasting Corporation or other entities. Any use of the trade names, trade-marks, service marks and logos displayed on this Website is strictly prohibited. Except as may be expressly herein provided, nothing contained herein shall be construed as conferring any licence or right under copyright, trade-mark or any other intellectual property rights.
Any rights not expressly granted herein are reserved.
Any material, information or idea submitted through or posted on this Website will be considered non-confidential. Subject to applicable laws relating to protection of personal information and privacy, KWCC may share or otherwise use your submission for any purpose whatsoever. You grant KWCC the perpetual, irrevocable and fully sublicensable right and licence to use, reproduce, display, perform, modify, create derivative works from, transmit and distribute for any purpose KWCC chooses, commercial, public or otherwise, your submission, without compensation whatsoever. Without limitation, you grant KWCC a perpetual royalty-free licence to use and display your submission on our Website. By submitting materials, information and ideas you also represent and warrant that the content of your submission is accurate; you own all rights in your submission and have sufficient rights to grant this licence; and that the use of your submission in accordance with this licence will not cause injury to any person or entity.
Personal Information Protection