Before or at the time of collecting personal information, we will identify the purposes for which information is being collected. We will collect and use of personal information solely with the objective of fulfilling those purposes specified by us and for other compatible purposes, unless we obtain the consent of the individual concerned or as required by law. We will only retain personal information as long as necessary for the fulfillment of those purposes. We will collect personal information by lawful and fair means and, where appropriate, with the knowledge or consent of the individual concerned. Personal data should be relevant to the purposes for which it is to be used, and, to the extent necessary for those purposes, should be accurate, complete, and up-to-date. We will protect personal information by reasonable security safeguards against loss or theft, as well as unauthorized access, disclosure, copying, use or modification. We will make readily available to customers information about our policies and practices relating to the management of personal information.
We are committed to conducting our business in accordance with these principles in order to ensure that the privacy of personal information is protected and maintained.
In this regard, we will only collect personally identifiable data, such as your name, address, telephone number, fax number, or e-mail address, and medical information (if necessary), when you voluntarily submit them to us upon activation of your account in order to avail of the services being offered in our site. We will use this information to perform the services, such as fulfilling your orders and, as may be necessary, to contact you in relation thereto. We will not sell or otherwise transfer any personally identifiable information that you have provided us to any third party unless otherwise disclosed to you beforehand and only after securing your consent, except that we may release such information to: (1) our affiliates, partners and authorized agents in order to effectively perform the services being offered; (2) any person under a duty of confidentiality to us; and (3) any person to whom we are required to make disclosure under any applicable law or by reason of a court order. We may also use the information disclosed to us for studies, statistical and other research purposes provided always that the identity of the person will be kept strictly confidential. We will also seek to take appropriate steps so that the personal information will not be retained longer than is necessary for the fulfillment of the purposes for which the information is to be used unless we have obtained your consent to use it for other purposes from those herein mentioned.
You can access or correct any factual errors in all your personal identifiable information that we collect online by logging into your account and changing your information or by contacting us via the Contact Us menu link on the site and requesting us to assist you. To protect your privacy and security, we will take reasonable steps to verify your identity before granting access or correcting errors.
Privacy in Linked Sites
Our site may contain links to a number of sites that we believe may offer useful information to you. However, the privacy policies and procedures described in the immediately preceding paragraph may not apply to those sites. We, therefore, advise that you contact those sites directly or read their own privacy policies for information on their data collection and distribution policies.