Welding Solutions is committed to supporting the ‘National Privacy Principles for the Fair Handling of Personal Information’ and complying with the Privacy Act 1988 (Cth Australia), which has set clear standards and guidelines for the collection, access, storage and use of Personal Information, which Welding Solutions may obtain during the course of our business with you.
THE INFORMATION WE COLLECT FROM YOU
In order to provide you with services, Welding Solutions may ask for personal details such as your name, address, telephone number or e-mail address. Australian Privacy laws allow Welding Solutions to collect Personal Information directly from individuals who choose to share this information if it is reasonable and practical to do so. Where Personal Information is collected about you from another source, Welding Solutions will take reasonable steps to ensure that you are made aware of:
Welding Solutions collecting Personal Information about you and how you can contact Welding Solutions regarding the collection of such Personal Information; How you can gain access to the Personal Information collected; Why Welding Solutions collected the Personal Information; Who Welding Solutions would usually disclose such Personal Information to and any law requiring Welding Solutions to collect Personal Information and the main consequences (if any) for not providing all or part of the Personal Information as governed by that law. You have no obligation to provide any information requested by Welding Solutions however, Welding Solutions may not be able to provide you with the services you require should the service depend on the collection of that information, particularly if the collection of that information is required by law.
As you browse Welding Solutions and other websites, online ad networks we work with may place anonymous cookies on your computer, and use similar technologies, in order to understand your interests based on your (anonymous) online activities, and thus to tailor more relevant ads to you.
HOW YOUR INFORMATION IS USED
The Personal Information collected is generally used to provide you with relevant services. Welding Solutions does not use or share Personal Information for any purpose other than for the purpose for which it was disclosed. Welding Solutions does not provide or sell Personal Information to other organisations; however Welding Solutions may disclose Personal Information to service providers in connection with providing its service to you. By providing your personal information to Welding Solutions, you acknowledge and consent that:
Welding Solutions may collect and use your personal information for the purpose disclosed to you; You are authorised to provide such information to Welding Solutions; and that any information provided may be disclosed on a confidential basis to third party contractors, agents or to our suppliers relevant to providing the services offered to you.
KEEPING INFORMATION ACCURATE
You may contact Welding Solutions at any time to correct the Personal Information held about you. Alternatively, you can also go into your Welding Solutions account to manage and change any personal information at any time.
KEEPING INFORMATION SECURE
Welding Solutions takes measures to ensure your Personal Information is protected from unauthorised access, loss, misuse, disclosure or alteration. Personal Information may be stored in different ways (electronically and physically). Welding Solutions uses security procedures to protect all Personal Information held. Internal access to and use of Personal Information within Welding Solutions is limited in order to prevent misuse or unlawful disclosure of that Personal Information by others.
RESOLVING YOUR PRIVACY ISSUES