Your use of this web site is subject to the conditions and qualifications described below. By using this Beverly Industries web site, you agree to accept such conditions and qualifications.
NO WARRANTIES: All documents, files or data accessible on or through this web site (this term includes, but is not limited to, this page, linked pages and sub pages) of the Beverly Industries, its agencies, departments, boards, commissions and offices are provided solely to facilitate public access to information. The Beverly Industries attempts to provide current and accurate information on this web site but cannot guarantee the accuracy or currency of any materials or information on its web site. The Beverly Industries provides such documents, files or data accessible on or through this web site "as is" and without warranty of any kind, either expressed or implied, including, but not limited to, accuracy, currency, reliability, omissions or completeness. The Beverly Industries shall not be liable for any claim for damages, including lost profits, consequential or punitive damages, exemplary, incidental, indirect or special damages, relating in any way to the documents, files or other data accessible on or through this web site, including, but not limited to, claims arising out of or related to electronic access or the transmission of data or viruses. The content of this web site is subject to change without notice.
LINKS TO OTHER SITES: The Beverly Industries's site has links to other local, state and/or federal agencies, as well as links to other organizations. This linking does not constitute the Beverly Industries's endorsement of or support for any web page, site, organization, products, policies, services or information and the Beverly Industries makes no representations or warranties concerning such web page or site regarding its content or suitability. The Beverly Industries's disclaimer of warranties as described in paragraph one, shall apply to all links to non-Beverly Industries web sites and pages.
NO LEGAL OR OTHER NOTICE: Communications to the Beverly Industries via this web site shall in no way be deemed to constitute legal or official notice to the Beverly Industries, its agencies, departments, boards, commissions, officers, employees, representatives or agents with respect to any existing, pending or future claim or cause of action against the Beverly Industries or any of its agencies, departments, boards, commissions, officers, employees, representatives or agents where notice is required by federal, state or local law. No communications to the Beverly Industries via this web site shall be deemed to constitute legal or official notice for any purpose.
COMMERCIAL USE PROHIBITED: This web site and the contents are intended only for the individual, non-commercial use of web site users. No user of this web site may resell, republish, print, download or copy any portion of this web site or the contents for commercial use without the prior written consent of the Beverly Industries, except that reasonable copying or printing of its contents for individual, non-commercial use is permitted.
SECURITY: For site security and to ensure that this service remains available to all users, this computer system employs software programs to monitor network traffic to identify unauthorized attempts to upload or change information, deny service, otherwise cause damage, or access non-public information. Unauthorized attempts to upload information or change information are strictly prohibited and may be punishable under the Computer Fraud and Abuse Act of 1986 and the National Infrastructure Protection Act of 1993. Information regarding possible violations of law may be provided to law enforcement officials.
Our Privacy Commitment to You
Beverly Industries places a high priority on the loyalty of our Users. Respecting your right to privacy is an important part of our excellence commitment. It is our goal is to treat your personal information with the utmost respect. To us, this includes keeping you up-to-date on your rights as our customers and providing you with information on how we use your personal information. Our Privacy Statement outlines our commitment to protect the privacy and confidentiality of your personal information. Beverly Industries may update this statement from time to time, so please review it periodically.
Why We Collect Personal Information
Personal information is defined as information about an identifiable individual. Publicly available information, such as a public telephone book listing of your name, address and telephone number, is not considered personal information. As an Beverly Industries customer, we have some basic information about you in order to provide you with products and services. We understand that some of this information is private, which is why we collect personal information only for the following purposes:
To establish and maintain a responsible commercial relationship with you and to provide you with ongoing service.
To understand your needs and develop and recommend suitable products and services.
To manage and develop our business and operations, including personnel and employment matters.
To meet legal and regulatory requirements.
Sharing Your Personal Information
Personal information that is not publicly available is not sold or rented to any parties outside of Beverly Industries without your consent. We do share this information with the companies we select as our business partners, and who supply services to us. However, we require them by contract to honor our privacy principles in the handling of personal information they obtain from us in the course of providing services to us. The information provided to our business partners is used only for that purpose. In certain circumstances in which it is necessary to do so, or where permitted by law, we may disclose your personal information without your consent to the following parties:
Beverly Industries Personal Information Handling Principles
Beverly Industries has always been, and will continue to be, committed to the privacy of your personal information. In addition to our existing procedures and our adherence to The Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act (FOIP) which governs our approach to handling personal information, we have adopted the following privacy principles from the Canadian Standards Association's Model Code for the Protection of Personal Information:
Principle 1 - Accountability
Beverly Industries is responsible for the personal information under our control and has designated a Chief Privacy Officer (CPO) as being accountable for Beverly IndustriesS compliance with the privacy principles.
Principle 2 Identifying Purposes for the collection of personal information
Beverly Industries will identify the purpose for collecting personal information at or before the time the information is collected.
Principle 3 - Obtaining Consent for the Collection, Use and Disclosure of Personal Information
Beverly Industries requires the knowledge and consent of the customer for the collection, use or disclosure of personal information except where it is impractical or inappropriate to do such as in emergency situations.
Principle 4 - Limiting Collection of Personal Information
Beverly Industries will limit the collection of personal information to that which is necessary for the purposes identified by the company. Beverly Industries will collect personal information by fair and lawful means.
Principle 5 - Limiting Use, Disclosure and Retention of Personal Information
Beverly Industries will not use or disclose personal information for purposes other than those for which it was collected, except with the consent of the individual or as required by law. Beverly Industries retains personal information only as long as necessary for the fulfillment of those purposes.
Principle 6 - Accuracy of Personal Information
Personal information will be as accurate, complete and up-to-date as is necessary for the purposes for which it is to be used.
Principle 7 - Security Safeguards
Beverly Industries will protect personal information by security safeguards appropriate to the sensitivity of the information.
Principle 8 - Openness
Beverly Industries will make readily available to customers and employees, specific information about its policies and procedures relating to the management of personal information.
Principle 9 - Customer and Employee Access to Personal Information
Upon request, customers and employees shall be informed of the existence, use and disclosure of his or her personal information and shall be given access to that information. An individual shall be able to challenge the accuracy and completeness of the information and have it amended as appropriate.
Principle 10 - Challenging Compliance
A customer may address a challenge concerning compliance with the above principles to the Chief Privacy Officer.
What Are Your Choices?
Beverly Industries would like to have your consent to continue to collect, use and disclose your personal information for the purposes that we have outlined. However, you do have choices.
You can have your name removed from our telephone, mail or e-mail marketing lists. By doing so, you may not be made aware of certain products, services, and promotions offered by Beverly Industries. However, you will continue to be contacted as necessary to service your account, and you will receive marketing information included with your regular account mailings. Please allow us 30 days to complete your request. Some of our promotions may already be in progress when you submit your request, therefore you may be contacted during this time. If at any time you wish to reverse your decision, you may contact us at 1-812-667-5047.
You may refuse to provide personal information to us. You may also withdraw your consent at any time, subject to legal, contractual or practical restrictions and reasonable notice. Please know that withdrawing your consent may prevent us from providing you with service and products in certain circumstances.
Your On-line Privacy on our web site
Beverly Industries collects some information about the ways you use our web site in order to make our site more interesting and useful to you. You are welcome to browse our web site anonymously at any time, without revealing any personal information. There are a few activities where the collection of personally identifiable information may be necessary. When personally identifiable information is collected, you will know because you will have chosen to provide your information.
When you visit our site, your IP address is collected so that we know where to send the information you are requesting. This IP address does not personally identify you.
This is information that cannot be associated with a specific individual. Our web servers collect some anonymous information automatically when you visit our site. This information may include the pages you visited, what content you downloaded, the type of web browser you were using, and the level of encryption your browser supports. This information is collected on an aggregated basis. No personal information is associated with these statistics. We use this information to determine what type of information is most useful to you so that we can improve our web sites to make it easier for you to access information.
How We Safeguard Your Information
The information you provide to us on our web site is securely maintained and kept confidential. Information is retained in secure facilities, and protected from unauthorized access. We provide technical, administrative, and physical security measures to protect your information against loss, misuse, and unauthorized access or disclosure.
The privacy of children is important to us. We encourage parents to review our Privacy Statement. We ask that children do not submit any personal information to us. Our services are intended for individuals who can form legally binding contracts. Beverly Industries does not use our web site to intentionally collect or use a child's personal data. As an added protection for children, on any of our commercial web sites or online services directed to children under 13 years of age, we will obtain the permission of a parent or legal guardian before collecting, using or disclosing any personally-identifiable information about a child, e.g., for participation in contests or promotions.
Links to Other Web Sites
If this does not resolve your concern to your satisfaction, contact the Privacy Commission nearest you.