Privacy Statement

 


 

PRIVACY POLICY

ASQ Columbus Section 0801's Privacy Policy

ASQ Columbus Section 0801, the owner of www.columbusasq801.com is strongly committed to protecting the privacy of its members, customers and visitors. This privacy policy describes what information ASQ Columbus Section 0801 will collect from visitors and purchasers such as yourself, and how we will use that information once it’s collected. This policy does not apply to the practices of any third party, affiliate, or business partner that ASQ 0801 does not own or control.

This privacy policy applies to ASQ Columbus Section 0801's Web site, www.asq.org. It does not apply to Web sites of The American Society For Quality, Inc. (ASQ), the owner of www.asq.org, or any ASQ member, affiliate, Sections besides 0801, Division, or chapter. It does not apply to Web sites operated by organizations or groups who associate themselves in any way with ASQ 0801. It does not apply to any other Web sites, including those that link to the ASQ 0801 Web site. 

Collection of non-personal data

If you browse ASQ 0801's Web site and you are not an ASQ 0801 member, you do so anonymously. We only collect your e-mail address and other personal information when you provide it of your own free will. We log your IP address (the Internet address of your computer) to tell us which parts of our Web site you visit and how long you spend there. We do not link your IP address to anything personally identifiable. We also track what country you are accessing the Internet from, and what time and date you visited.

The only other information automatically provided to us is the type of computer, operating system and Web browser you are using. Your browser supplies us with this information. We use this information from our server logs and analytics system to learn more about our visitors as a group, not about you as an individual. The information helps us identify overall usage patterns and trends on the site.

If you are an ASQ 0801 member and log in, we collect your first and last name and your membership type. 

Collection of your personal information

Online forms are available for customers to request information, download articles, or purchase products and services. We obtain information you provide to us via these forms, as well as surveys and contests, such as your name, mailing address and e-mail address. We may use this information to provide you with information about the products and services offered by ASQ 0801. In addition, this site may use registration forms for customers to register for meetings, courses, conferences, and/or certification exams. We collect information about you only if you voluntarily provide contact information within these forms.

Control of your personal information

ASQ 0801 will not sell or share your e-mail address with other organizations. However, other information you share may be used to provide you with information from ASQ 0801 or selected organizations about products, services or activities that may be of interest to you.

We occasionally hire other companies to provide limited services on our behalf, including electronic newsletter delivery and the processing of event registrations. We will only provide those companies with the information they need to deliver the service. They are prohibited from using that information for any other purpose.

If you supply your personal information to an ASQ 0801 partner, such as a training provider or the Career Center, please be aware that ASQ 0801 no longer has control over the use of your personal information. We will not knowingly partner with companies that abuse personal information. However, be aware that our partner companies may contact you if you choose to conduct business with them.

Disclosure of your personal information

ASQ 0801 may disclose your personal information if required to do so by law or in the good-faith belief that such action is necessary to: (a) satisfy a legal order or comply with legal process; (b) defend the rights of ASQ 0801 or its affiliates or business partners; or (c) protect the personal safety of ASQ 0801 employees, agents, affiliates, business partners, customers or Web site users.

Access to your personal information

If you are an ASQ 0801 member, you can review and edit your personal information in the member area. 

Within your member account you can:

View and edit the personal information you already have shared with ASQ 0801.

Change your e-mail address.

Change your e-mail subscription preferences.

Change your member password.

Your credit card information

ASQ Columbus Section 0801 is strongly committed to protecting the privacy of its members, customers and visitors. We collect credit card information, such as your card number and card expiration date, when you purchase products on our site. This site has security measures in place to protect the loss, misuse and alteration of the information under our control. Our provider uses a secure server to transmit sensitive data to and from our site. All data (including your credit card information) transmitted through our secure Web server is encrypted so no one else can read it. We will not voluntarily disclose your credit card information without your consent.

Security

This site has security measures in place to protect the loss, misuse and alteration of the information under our control.  We use a secure server to transmit sensitive data to and from our site. All data (including your credit card information) transmitted through our secure Web server is encrypted so no one else can read it.

ASQ Columbus Section 0801 privacy policy changes

If we decide to change our privacy policy for www.columbusasq801.com, we will post the modifications so that you will always know what information we gather, how we might use that information, and whether we will disclose it to anyone.