Information that is gathered from visitors

In common with other websites, log files are stored on the USI web server and affiliates’ server(s), saving details such as a visitor’s IP address, browser type, referring page and time of visit.

Cookies may be used to remember visitor preferences when interacting with the website.

Where registration is required, the visitor’s email, name and a username will be stored on the server.

How the Information is used

The information entered by a visitor is used to enhance the visitor’s experience when using the website. USI will use contact information to keep visitors updated as to USI’s relevant activities, campaigns and projects.

Email addresses will not be sold, rented or leased to third parties.

Email may be sent to inform you of news of services offered by USI or its affiliates.

Visitor Options

If you have subscribed to one of our services, you may unsubscribe by following the instructions included in email that you receive.

You may be able to block cookies via your browser settings but this may prevent you from access to certain features of the website.


Cookies are small digital signature files that are stored by your web browser that allow your preferences to be recorded when visiting websites. They may also be used to track your return visits to the website.

Third party advertising companies may also use cookies for tracking purposes, though USI will not use them for this purpose.

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