Meehan’s Industrial Commitment to Data Privacy Protection
Protecting the security and privacy of your personal information is important to Meehan’s Industrial; therefore, we conduct our business in compliance with applicable Canadian laws on data privacy protection and data security. We hope the policy outlined below will help you understand what Meehan’s Industrial may collect, how Meehan’s Industrial uses and safeguards that data and with whom we may share it.
Through our Web Site, Meehan’s will not collect any personal information about you (e.g. your name, address, telephone number or e-mail address), unless you voluntarily choose to provide us with it (e.g. by registration, survey, contest, online forms).
Purpose of Use
When you do provide us with personal information through our Web Site, we use it to respond to your inquiry, process your order or provide you access to specific information or offers.
Also, to support our customer relationship with you:
- We may store and process personal information and share it with our worldwide partners to better understand your business needs and how we can improve our products and services;
- We (or a third party on our behalf) may use personal information to contact you about a Meehan’s offer in support of your business needs or to conduct online surveys to understand better our customers’ needs.
If you choose not to have your personal information used to support our customer relationship, direct marketing or market research), we will respect your choice. We do not sell or otherwise market your personal information to third parties.
Non-Personal Information Collected Automatically
When you access our Web Sites, we may collect non-personal information for the purpose of statistical information (e.g. the type of Internet browser and operating system used, domain name of the Web Site from which you came, repeat visits, average time spent on the site, pages viewed, etc.). We may use this information and share it with our partner to monitor the performance of our Web Site and improve its features or content.
Communications or Utilization Data
Through your use of telecommunications services to access our Web Site, your communications data (e.g. Internet protocol address) or utilization data (e.g. information on the beginning, end and extent of each access, and information on the telecommunications services you accessed) are technically generated and could conceivably relate to personal information. This data does not contain information that might identity you personally. To the extent that there is a compelling necessity to understand visitor behavior and patterns, the collection, processing and use of your communications or utilization data will occur and will be performed in accordance with the applicable data privacy protection legal framework.
When you access the Meehan’s Industrial Web Sites, we may use a browser feature called a ‘cookie’ to collect information about your visit that is not personally identifiable.. A cookie is a small text file containing data unique to your visit to our website, but does not reveal your identity, and saves this file in your browser temporarily. If utizilied, a cookie may recognize your return visit and remember certain content preferences on the basis of your previous visit. If you wish, you can set your browser to either to notify you when you have received a cookie or refuse to accept cookies altogether. However, if you refuse to accept cookies, you may not be able to use some of the features available on our Web Site.
The professional nature of our Web Site is not intended to be used by children nor is the website intended to collect information from or market to children. Meehan’s Industrial encourages all parents and guardians to instruct children in the safe and responsible use of their personal information while using the Internet.
Links to Other Web Sites
The Meehan’s Industrial Website may contain links to other Web sites. Meehan’s is not responsible for the privacy practices or the content of other Websites.
To protect your personal information at all times against accidental or unlawful use and against unauthorized disclosure or access, Meehan’s Industrial uses industry recognized on and offline security measures.
Changes to the Privacy Code
Changes to our Privacy Code will be noted here so that you can be fully informed about our privacy policies and practices.
This document is subject to change without notice.