Scope of Policy
“Personal Information” is information that is identifiable with you. This may include your name, address, phone number, and email address. It does not include business or professional contact information.
OEM2TECH complies with the requirement of the Personal Information Protection and Electronic Document Act (PIPEDA). We identify the purposes for which we use your Personal Information at the time we collect such information from you and obtain your consent, in any case, prior to such use. We generally use your Personal Information for the following purposes (the “Purposes”): (a) contacting you as requested by you; (b) providing or performing any services requested by you; (c) improving the Web Site or our services; and (d) as required or permitted by law.
Generally speaking, the only personal information that we collect from your visit is what you voluntarily provide to us for specific purposes, such as to ask questions, provide feedback, or make inquiries on your behalf.
You are free to withdraw your consent for OEM2TECH to contact you, or to continue collecting, using or disclosing your information at any time, by contacting us at email@example.com or mailing us at: OEM2Tech.com c/o AIA Canada 180 Elgin Street, Suite 1400, Ottawa, ON, K2P 2K3, Canada.
Storage of Personal Information
Our service providers may, from time to time, also hold your Personal Information in connection with purposes for which you provided your consent.
We have implemented physical, organizational, contractual and technological security measures to protect your Personal Information from loss or theft, unauthorized access, disclosure, copying, use or modification. The only employees who are granted access to your Personal Information are those with a business ‘need-to-know’ or whose duties reasonably require such information.
We will retain your Personal Information for as long as necessary to fulfill the purposes for which that Personal Information was collected and as permitted or required by law.
Disclosure of Personal Information
We will disclose your personal information only for the purposes for which it is collected and which are communicated to you at the time that the information is collected, or as otherwise permitted and/or required by law.
We may disclose your personal information to service providers with whom we have an agreement which includes privacy and confidentiality provisions, where those service providers are assisting us in fulfilling the purposes for which the Personal Information was collected.
In addition, we may send Personal Information outside of the country in the course of using it to fulfill the purposes for which it was collected, including for processing and storage by service providers in connection with such purposes. You should note that while such information is out of the country, it is subject to the laws of the country in which it is held, and may be subject to disclosure to the governments, courts or law enforcement or regulatory agencies of such other country, pursuant to the laws of such country.
Other Data Collection
Not all data we collect on our website is Personal Information. You can visit our website without revealing your identity. However, OEM2TECH’s web servers automatically record non-identifiable details about website visits and interactions. Web server log files are generated when visitors view our webpages. OEM2TECH’s web servers log the following data about your visit:
- Your Internet Protocol (IP) address. For analytics purposes, we retain only the first two octets of your IP address to prevent the possibility of re-identification (e.g. 126.96.36.199 is stored as 38.112.*.*).
- Your device type, brand, and model.
- Your operating system.
- Your browser type, plugins, and version.
- Pages you viewed on our website and time spent on each page.
- URL of the page that directed you to our website, and in some instances, the search term(s) you used to find us.
- Language of your browser.
- Country (determined by IP address).
In order to grant you permission to access restricted areas of the website, we may need to collect information about you, which may include personal information. This may include a request for your name, mailing address, business name, postal code, fax and phone number.
OEM2TECH uses server log data to:
- fix errors on our website;
- defend against malicious attacks;
- generate website usage statistics; and
- improve service delivery in general.
Cookies are used to track how our visitors use this site, to determine sites previously visited or to facilitate the use of secure portions of this site. A cookie is a file that may be placed on your hard drive without your knowledge by a website to monitor your use of the site. The cookies we use do not allow us to identify individuals. They are compiled into statistical information on traffic patterns and are used to assess and improve the efficiency of the site.
We use two types of cookies:
Google Analytics, a Web analytics service provided by Google Inc., helps to measure traffic patterns to, from, and within our public websites. This analytics measurement tool uses “session” and “persistent” cookies to collect standard Internet log information and to track visitor behaviour information in an anonymous form. Persistent cookies are stored on your computer and expire two years after your last visit to our websites. The information generated by the cookies about your use of the website (including your IP address, truncated to ensure your anonymity) is transmitted to Google. No personal, identifying information is recorded or provided to Google. This anonymous information is then used to evaluate visitors’ use of the website and to compile statistical reports on Canada Site activity. The aggregate data and statistical reports are used only to help us make our site more useful to visitors and are made available only to Web managers and other designated staff who require this information to perform their duties.
access our public website, but you might have difficulties accessing any secure services.
Canada’s Anti-Spam Legislation
OEM2TECH is compliant with Canada’s Anti-Spam Legislation (CASL). Commercial Electronic Messages which may sent by OEM2TECH will be sent in accordance with the provisions of that legislation.
If at any time you would like to make a complaint regarding our compliance with CASL, or be removed from any of our mailing list, we encourage you to contact the Privacy Compliance Officer, at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Comments, Questions and Complaints.
All comments, questions, concerns or complaints regarding your Personal Information or our privacy practices, should be forwarded to our Privacy Compliance Officer at email@example.com or mailing us at: OEM2Tech.com c/o AIA Canada 180 Elgin Street, Suite 1400, Ottawa, ON, K2P 2K3, Canada
Although we attempt to ensure that all information posted on our site is accurate and complete, we do not represent that it is so, or guarantee it, and accept no liability or obligation for accuracy or completeness. If there is any discrepancy between information posted on our website and in an original paper version, the version that is most current should be considered to be the authoritative version.
We take reasonable precautions to protect your personal information in our possession from loss, misuse and unauthorized access, disclosure, alteration and destruction.