By using the Train Sim Community website, we may need to process and store some information about you. Furthermore, we may need to set some cookies on your device in order for the website to work.
Information we store about you temporarily may include identifying information such as:
- IP address
- Browser and OS information
- Site usage activity
When you create an account with us, we may permanently store:
- Your email address
- A protected version of your password ('hashed')
- Your Discord User ID, should you log in via Discord
When it is required for operational purposes, we may need to share some of your information with 3rd parties in order for us to be able to provide the service. For example, we may need to share your email address with an Email Service Provider in order for us to be able to notify you of events happening on the site.
We take technical precautions to ensure that your data remains safe, even in the event of a data breach.
Your data and you
You remain in control of your personal data. You can request a data extract at any time via the personal data section in your user account.
If you do not have an account, or if you wish to have your data removed, please reach out to us on our Discord server.
Right to be forgotten
In accordance with your rights as laid out in the GDPR and similar privacy frameworks, you can request to have your personal data removed from our systems. We currently do not have an automated system for this in place, should you wish to have your data removed please reach out to us on our Discord server.