FINNING INTERNATIONAL INC.
Website Privacy Statement
This version in effect since August 2005
Last revision September 13, 2011
Protecting your privacy is important to Finning International Inc. (“Finning”). This Privacy Statement explains how Finning collects, uses, and discloses the personal information you may provide to Finning while using the Finning website – www.finning.com - (the “Website”) and the services provided through the Website.
By using the Website, and submitting information to Finning through the Website, you are consenting to the collection, use, and disclosure of your personal information in accordance with this Privacy Statement. If you do not agree with this Privacy Statement, you may not use the Website.
Information Automatically Collected
Non-Identifiable Information - Like many other Web sites, the Web Site automatically collects certain non-identifiable information regarding Web Site users, such as the Internet Protocol (IP) address of your computer, the IP address of your Internet Service Provider, the date and time you access the Web Site, the Internet address of the Web site from which you linked directly to the Web Site, the operating system you are using, the sections of the Web Site you visit, the Web Site pages read and images viewed, and the materials you post to or download from the Web Site. This non-identifiable information is used for Web Site and system administration purposes and to improve the Web Site. Your non-identifiable information may be disclosed to others and permanently archived for future use.
Cookies - The Web Site uses "cookies", a technology that installs information on a Web Site user's computer to permit the Web Site to recognize future visits using that computer. Cookies enhance the convenience and use of the Web Site. You may choose to decline cookies if your browser permits, but doing so may affect your use of the Web Site and your ability to access certain features of the Web Site.
Information About You
If you browse the Website, you do so anonymously. Finning does not collect your personal information from the Website unless you voluntarily provide it to us.
Your Personal Information – During your use of the Website, Finning may ask you to voluntarily provide us with personal information for purposes such as facilitating communications with you, facilitating your use of the Website, providing products and services to you, or other specified purposes. If you choose not to provide certain requested personal information, you may be unable to use certain features of the Website.
Use of Your Personal Information – Finning may use your personal information to contact and correspond with you, facilitate and enhance your use of the Website, provide products and services to you, to keep accounts and records related to purchases, sales and other transactions, and as otherwise specified at the time of collection, or permitted by law. Finning may develop a confidential profile for you, which will be used to provide services to you and facilitate your use of the Website. Additionally, Finning may keep a record of all communications with you.
Disclosure of Your Personal Information –Finning may disclose your personal information to its affiliates, agents, dealers, suppliers and service providers for use in connection with matters relating to your use of the Website or the provision of products and services to you. If you post material to the Website, your user name and address will be disclosed on the Website as the source of the materials. Materials posted to the Website are generally available to all Website users, except those materials subject to a password will be available only to Website users with the password and Finning. Finning may also disclose your personal information to third parties as permitted or required by law. For more information about the disclosure of your personal information, please contact the email@example.com.
Collection, Use and Disclosure of Your Business Contact Information - The restrictions set forth in this Privacy Statement regarding the collection, use and disclosure of personal information do not apply to business contact information (such as your name, position or title, business address, business telephone number, business fax) that you voluntarily provide to Finning.
Collection, Use and Disclosure of Employee Personal Information – The restrictions set forth in this Privacy Statement regarding the collection, use and disclosure of personal information do not apply to “employee personal information” as that term is defined by applicable personal information protection statutes.
Emails from Finning – If you contact Finning by email, or otherwise indicate that you would like to receive email from Finning, then Finning may send to you email or other communications containing information about Finning and other matters Finning believes will interest you. At any time you may ask Finning to stop sending you email and other information by contacting us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Securing Your Information – To help protect your personal information, Finning employs security safeguards appropriate to the sensitivity of the information. Nevertheless, security risks on the Internet cannot be eliminated and Finning cannot guarantee that your personal information will not be disclosed in ways not otherwise described in this Privacy Statement.
Contests and Promotions – If contests, or promotions, are made available through the Website, and the contest or promotion rules regarding the collection, use and disclosure of personal information conflict with this Privacy Statement, the contest or promotions rules will govern the personal information collected for that contest or promotion.
Former users – If you stop using the Website, or your permission to use the Website is terminated, Finning may continue to use and disclose your personal information in accordance with this Privacy Statement.
Other Websites - The Website may contain links to other websites or Internet resources. When you click on one of those links you are contacting another website. Finning has no responsibility or liability for, or control over, those other websites or their collection, use and disclosure of your personal information.
Privacy Statement Changes - To accommodate changes in the Website, changing technology, and legal developments, this Privacy Statement may be revised in Finning’s absolute discretion and without any prior notice or liability to you or any other person. Finning’s collection, use and disclosure of your personal information through the Website will be governed by the version of this Privacy Statement in effect at that time. New versions of the Privacy Statement will be posted on the Website and will be available upon request from Finning. Your continued dealings with Finning, or your use of the Website subsequent to any changes to this Privacy Statement, will signify your consent to the collection, use and disclosure of your personal information in accordance with the revised Privacy Statement. Accordingly, when you use the Website you should check the date of this Privacy Statement and review any changes since the last version. You should also bookmark this page and periodically review this Privacy Statement to ensure that you are familiar with the most current version. Your Comments – Finning welcomes your comments and questions about this Privacy Statement or your personal information. At any time, you may contact Finning by sending an email to email@example.com.
If you have any comments or questions about this Policy or your personal information, please contact Finning at firstname.lastname@example.org.