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Our webserver may collect certain information such as:

  1. IP addresses;
  2. host names;
  3. domain name;
  4. the time and date information is requested;
  5. the browser version and platform when information is requested;

We use this information to produce aggregate visitor statistics in relation to which pages are being accessed. We may also use it to monitor usage patterns on this website in order to improve navigation and design features to help you get information more easily. This information is collated and provided to us as daily log files. These statistics will not include information that can be used to identify any individual.