Privacy has personal ramifications for each and every employee of Pacific Iron Ore Corporation, as well as for our customers and on the way we do business, both locally and globally. It imposes new responsibilities and provides new privileges as it relates to protection of personal information.
Pacific Iron Ore Corporation is committed to respecting the privacy of visitors to our website and remains committed to ensuring its compliance under Alberta's privacy legislation, the Personal Information Protection Act, and the federal legislation, Personal Information Protection and Electronic Documents Act.
By using this website, you are consenting to the collection, use and disclosure of your personal information in accordance with the terms set out below.
What is "personal information"?
Personal information means information in any form that can identify an individual and information about an individual, for example:
- Home address and home phone number;
- ID numbers;
- Physical description or pictures;
- Educational qualifications; and
- Blood type.
For Legislation to apply, the personal information in question needs to be about an individual and does not include business contact information (such as an individual's name, title, business address, business phone and fax number) when such information is collected, used or disclosed for the purpose of business communications.
What personal information do we collect?
We do not involuntarily collect any personal information of individuals. We collect and maintain personal information of visitors only when it is submitted voluntarily, and even then, we are limited to the use of this information only for the purpose stated.
Through this website, Pacific Iron Ore Corporation automatically collect statistics about Internet service networks used to access our site, including the IP address and domain used to access our website, the type and version of your browsers, the website you came from to access our website, the page you entered and exited at, any website page that is viewed by that IP address and what country you are from. The information that is collected is used for a number of different purposes including tracking the number of visitors to the site, monitoring our website's performance, and for our business purposes such as working to continually upgrade our website.
How do we use "Cookies"?
When you visit the website, Pacific Iron Ore Corporation places a "cookie" on the hard drive of your computer to track your visit. A cookie is a small data file that is transferred to your hard drive through your web browser that can only be read by the website that placed the cookie on your hard drive. The cookie acts as an identification card and allows our website to identify you and to record your passwords and preferences. The cookie allows Pacific Iron Ore Corporation to track your visit to the website so that we can better understand your use of Pacific Iron Ore Corporation's website so that we can customize and tailor the website to better meet your needs.
Most web browsers are set to accept cookies. However, on most web browsers you may change this setting to have your web browser either: (1) notify you prior to a website placing a cookie on your hard drive so that you can decide whether or not to accept the cookie; or (2) automatically prevent the placing of a cookie on your hard drive. If should be noted that if cookies are not accepted, you may not be able to access some of the web pages found on the website.
How is your personal information protected?
Pacific Iron Ore Corporation endeavors to maintain physical, technical and procedural safeguards that are appropriate to the sensitivity of the personal information in question. These safeguards are designed to prevent your personal information from loss and unauthorized access, copying, use, modification or disclosure. Unfortunately, data transmissions over the Internet are not 100% secure. As a result, while this website strives to protect your personal information, we cannot warrant the security of any information you transmit to us, and you do so at your own risk.
Links to other websites
The Pacific Iron Ore Corporation website may contain links to other websites that may be subject to less stringent privacy standards. Pacific Iron Ore Corporation assumes no responsibility for the privacy practices, policies or actions of the third parties that operate these websites. Pacific Iron Ore Corporation is not responsible for how such third parties collect, use or disclose your personal information.
Inquiries or concerns
For more information about our Website Privacy Statement or any other question in general, please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org.