PRIVACY POLICY

Your privacy is important to us. To better protect your privacy, we provide this notice explaining our online information practices and the choices you can make about the way your information is collected and used. To make this notice easy to find, we make it available on our homepage and at every point where personally identifiable information may be requested.

THE INFORMATION WE COLLECT

This notice applies to all information collected or submitted on the HearCare Audiology website. On some pages, you can contact us by submitting a message. The types of personal information collected on these pages are:

  • Name
  • Address
  • Email
  • Phone

We use the information you provide about yourself when submitting a message only to complete that submission process. We do not share this information with any outside parties. We never use or share the personally identifiable information provided to us online in ways unrelated to the ones described above without also providing you an opportunity to opt-out or otherwise prohibit such unrelated uses.

OUR COMMITMENT TO DATA SECURITY

To prevent unauthorized access, maintain data accuracy, and ensure the correct use of information, we have put in place appropriate physical, electronic, and managerial procedures to safeguard and secure the information we collect online.

 

 

 

Protecting the privacy of the very young is especially important. For that reason, we never collect or maintain information at our website from those we actually know are under 13, and no part of our website is structured to attract anyone under 13.

 

 

 

HOW YOU CAN ACCESS OR CORRECT YOUR INFORMATION

You can access all your personally identifiable information that we collect online and maintain by contacting us. We use this procedure to better safeguard your information. You can correct factual errors in your personally identifiable information by sending us a request that credibly shows error. To protect your privacy and security, we will also take reasonable steps to verify your identity before granting access or making corrections.

DISCLAIMER

The following disclaimer binds the use of HearCare Audiology website. Please read carefully and completely the terms of the agreement that follows. By accessing this website, you agree to be bound by the terms of this agreement. If you do not wish to be bound to the terms of this agreement, you must not access the site.

Every effort is made to provide information that is accurate. However, procedures, packages, services and other matters contained in this website are subject to change at any time by appropriate action of HearCare Audiology. We give no assurance or warranty that information on this site is current, and take no responsibility for matters arising from changed circumstances or other information or material that may affect the accuracy or currency of information on this site. The content of this website is provided for information purposes only. No claim is made as to the accuracy or authenticity of the content of the website.

NO REFERRALS OR MEDICAL ADVICE

HearCare Audiology website is for information only, and cannot provide medical advice, a second opinion, or referrals to specific Health Specialists. The information posted here should not be considered medical advice and is not intended to replace consultation with a qualified medical professional. We do not answer specific medical questions. Medical information provided by HearCare Audiology, in the absence of a visit with an audiologist, must be considered as an educational service only. This information is not designed to replace an audiologist’s and/or physician’s independent judgement for a given patient.

This website is provided on an ‘as is’, ‘as available’ basis without warranties of any kind, express or implied, including, but not limited to, those of title, merchantability, fitness for a particular purposes or non-infringement or any warranty arising from a course of dealing, usage, or trade practice. No oral advice or written information provided shall create a warranty; nor shall members or visitors to the site rely on any such information or advice. This publication is not intended to be a contract, explicit or implied, and HearCare Audiology reserves the right to make changes in the information contained.

SECURITY

Users must observe and maintain the confidentiality of all security features relating to use of the website (including passwords, access arrangements etc.) as notified. No data transmission over the Internet can be guaranteed as totally secure. Whilst HearCare Audiology strives to protect such information HearCare Audiology does not warrant and cannot ensure the security of information which users transmit. Accordingly, information is transmitted at the user’s risk.

 

 

Visitors agree to use the website only for lawful purposes and are prohibited from posting on the website any unlawful, harmful, threatening, abusive, harassing, defamatory, or obscene material of any kind, including, but not limited to, any material that encourages conduct that would constitute a criminal offense, give rise to civil liability or otherwise violate any applicable local, state, national or international law. Although in the absence of a specific complaint the postings are monitored for compliance with this provision, in an effort to discourage such conduct, please note that all postings in the discussion forum area will list the author’s name – no anonymous posts are permitted.

 

 

 

 

 

DISCLAIMER OF LIABILITY

The user assumes all responsibility and risk for the use of this website and the Internet generally. Under no circumstances, including negligence, shall anyone involved in creating or maintaining this website be liable for any direct, indirect, incidental, special or consequential damages, or lost profits that result from the use or inability to use the website and/or any other websites that are linked to this site. We accept no liability or responsibility to any person as a consequence of any reliance upon the information contained in this site. Nor shall they be liable for any such damages including, but not limited to, reliance by a member or visitor on any information obtained via the website; or that result from mistakes, omissions, interruptions, deletion of files, viruses, errors, defects, or any failure of performance, communications failure, theft, destruction or unauthorized access. States or countries that do not allow some or all of the above limitations of liability, liability shall be limited to the greatest extent allowed by law.

Reference to any person, products, services, hypertext link to the third parties or other information by trade name, trademark, supplier or otherwise does not constitute or imply its endorsement, sponsorship or recommendation by HearCare Audiology, nor is an endorsement of HearCare Audiology implied by such links. Any external links on the HearCare Audiology website are for convenience only, as an index in a public library.

INFORMATION SUBJECT TO CHANGE

Any information on this website may include technical inaccuracies or typographical errors. Furthermore, the information may change from time to time without any notice.

 

 

 

 

GOVERNING LAW

These terms of use will be constructed according to and are governed by the laws of British Columbia, Canada.

FURTHER INFORMATION

If you have any questions about our privacy policy or our use of information gathered through our website, please contact