Compliance with the Data Privacy Act of 2012
D-TEC acknowledges that it is subject to the Data Privacy Act of 2012 and its implementing rules and regulations, to which D-TEC shall have certain obligations with regard to the privacy, use and protection of personally identifiable information of clients or users. D-TEC shall protect and keep confidential all personally identifiable information about these individuals whom D-TEC has collected personally identifiable information obtained by D-TEC in the performance of its duties. D-TEC shall collect and use the information only to the extent necessary to exercise its rights or perform its obligations for which such information was disclosed to D-TEC. D-TEC shall ensure that its personnel shall not attempt to access, or allow access to, any information collected from the product microsites.
D-TEC is committed to ensuring that the individual’s privacy is protected. Should D-TEC ask the individual to provide certain information by which that individual can be identified when using this website, then the individual can be assured that the information will only be used in accordance with this Privacy Statement. This Privacy Statement will deal with the following:
- The personal information collected, used, and shared.
- Choices available with regards to personal information
- Answering of Inquiries
- Providing Feedback
- Processing of Applicants
- The security procedures in place.
- Correction of any inaccuracies in the information.
All information will remain confidential and such information collected will only be those which the individual has voluntarily given to D-TEC via email or other direct contact. D-TEC will not give this information to anyone, unless such is necessary for the processing of the individual’s information for inquiry, feedback, or application purposes.
The individual shall also have the option to allow D-TEC to contact him or her via email in the future regarding any changes to this Privacy Statement.
Access and Control of Information
The individual may do the following at any time by contacting D-TEC via the email address or phone number given on the D-TEC website:
- Change/correction of the information given.
- Deletion of the information given.
- Expression of any concern the individual has regarding the information given.
D-TEC may directly collect analytics data to help measure traffic and usage trends for the product microsites. Such shall not be manipulated to identify any particular individual user. Furthermore, log file information is automatically recorded each time the individual accesses the website.
In the event that D-TEC learns that it has collected personal information from a child under the age of 18 without verification of parental consent, D-TEC shall delete that information as quickly as possible.
Disclosure of Information
D-TEC shall disclose the individual’s information where required to do so by law or subpoena or if D-TEC reasonably believes that such action is necessary to (a) comply with the law and the reasonable requests of law enforcement; (b) to protect the security, quality or integrity of the D-TEC website; and/or (c) to exercise or protect the rights, property, or personal safety of other individuals.
In the event that any information under the control of D-TEC is compromised as a result of a breach of security, reasonable steps shall be taken to investigate the situation and where appropriate, notify those individuals whose information may have been compromised and take other steps, in accordance with any applicable laws and regulations.
Security protection will cover online and offline protection. The information of the individual shall be encrypted in a secure manner. The computers/servers in which we store personally identifiable information are kept in a secure environment.
Cookies are used on the D-TEC website, as well as the product microsites. A cookie is a piece of data stored on a site visitor's hard drive to help D-TEC identify repeat visitors on the website. Usage of a cookie is in no way linked to any personally identifiable information on D-TEC’ website.
Third Party Links
Links to other websites shall also be placed on the D-TEC website/product microsites. D-TEC shall not liable for the content of these other websites.
Acceptance of Terms and Consent of Individual
By providing the necessary information, the individual unconditionally agrees with D-tec’s Privacy Statement.