Privacy Policy

This privacy statement applies to the Accel-Rx Health Sciences Accelerator Society (“ACCEL-RX”) Sites and the personal information we collect, use and disclose in the course of operating the Sites. By using our Site, you are accepting and agreeing to the terms of this policy.

ACCEL-RX is committed to protecting your privacy. This privacy statement is intended to outline the types of personal information we collect and receive, the policies and procedures we have established regarding its use, disclosure and security. We will only collect, use and disclose personal information in compliance with the law.

Collection of personal information
In the course of visiting and using our Site, you may provide information to us. For example, you may submit a request or inquiry, provide contact information, or purchase a product or service. In the course of doing so, you may be asked for information about yourself, or may choose to provide such information. If you voluntarily provide your personal information to us, we collect it.

 

We collect some information automatically as you navigate our Site. Like most Sites, our site uses “cookies”. Cookies are small files stored by a user’s internet browser on a user’s computer or other device. Cookies allow us to recognize your device and record information about your use of our Site. Most internet browsers are initially set to accept cookies. You can set your browser to refuse cookies, but then you may not be able to access or use portions of our Site.

 

The information we automatically collect includes:

  • the Internet Protocol (IP) network domain name (e.g. shaw.ca) and address (e.g. 192.10.100.20) of the computer you are using;
  • the name of your web browser and operating system;
  • the date and time of your visit to our Site;
  • the web pages or services you accessed during your visit;
  • if you were on another Site before visiting our Site, the URL (web address) of that previous Site if it referred you to our Site; and
  • data from Google Analytics.

Use of your personal information
We collect personal information to improve our services, to present, improve, administer, customize, and/or maintain our Site, to estimate the size and patterns of our Site’s audience, to fulfill and manage requests or inquiries you make, and to provide the services, products, and information you request, and to fulfill such other purposes you may request or consent to when you provide the information. With your express consent, we will send you our e-mail communications.

 

Disclosure of your personal information
ACCEL-RX will not release your name, mailing address or e-mail address without your permission, except with your consent, or as authorized or required by law. Nor will ACCEL-RX release information about you for targeted advertising.

 

ACCEL-RX may periodically compile and distribute to our actual and potential advertisers and partners aggregate information concerning our users. That information will not individually identify you.

 

Any disclosure of personal information to a third party will be made on a confidential basis conditioned upon the information being used solely for the purpose for which it has been disclosed. We will take steps to ensure that the third party will take adequate steps to secure the information in compliance with the law.

 

Protection of your personal information
Sensitive personal information is kept secure on a protected database. We train our staff in privacy and confidentiality practices. Furthermore, we take steps to ensure that only authorized individuals have access to your information and only use that information for the purpose for which they have been granted access.

 

Accuracy and Access to your personal information
If you have any questions or concerns about the accuracy of the personal information we have about you, please let us know.

 

Changes to this Privacy Statement
Our Privacy Statement may change from time to time. We will post the revised statement on our Site (accel-rx.com) so you are always aware of how we treat personal information. Your continued use of this Site constitutes your agreement to the revised terms.

 

Questions or concerns?
Questions or concerns regarding this Privacy Statement or our compliance should be directed to Manager, Operations at the following address:

301-1224 Hamilton Street, Vancouver, BC V6B 2S8
OR By E-mail: vcovic@accel-rx.com