Privacy Statement

The National Incident Database (NID) complies with the Privacy Act 1993 and the Health Information Privacy Code 1994 that impose strict requirements concerning the collection, use and disclosure of personal information. The database will be administered by the research committee of the Mountain Safety Council and confidentiality is guaranteed. The data collected will be securely stored in such a way that only those mentioned above will be able to obtain access to it. The latest security measures have been incorporated into the design and administration of the database and security will be constantly monitored and updated.