Purpose of Collection of Personal Information
On certain areas of its websites OIQ allows you to provide personal information so that we may fulfill your requests for information or otherwise allow you to interact with us. For instance personal information may be used to fulfill your requests for OIQ publications to allow you to publish comments on our website content or to facilitate our receipt and processing of your career-related inquiries.
What types of personal information is collected?
The personally identifiable information or “PII” that may be collected might include your name address e-mail address and telephone number. Additional background information might be collected in connection with career-related inquiries.
Information Collected from Cookies and Other Technologies
Disclosure of Personal Information to Third Parties
OIQ will not share personal information collected from you with third parties for purposes other than those in support of OIQ’s operations and as necessary to facilitate the purpose for which you provided it. In some cases OIQ may share the information with its affiliated companies or with third party service providers retained by OIQ to provide services on its behalf. These affiliated companies or third party service providers will use your information only to accomplish the purposes for which the information was collected.
Your Personal Information may also be shared under the following circumstances: (i) if OIQ is required to do so by law enforcement authorities or government agencies; and (ii) in connection with investigations or other efforts to prevent illegal activities or pertaining to public safety.
OIQ may disclose and transfer your personal information during a merger or during the divestiture of company assets. However we will require the acquiring organization to agree to protect the privacy of your personal information consistent with this Privacy Notice.
While OIQ endeavors to protect your personal information we cannot warrant the security of any personal information and ultimately you provide your personal information to us at your own risk. OIQ uses industry standard efforts and security practices to safeguard your personal information and uses commercially reasonable efforts to employ security measures designed to protect your personal information from access by unauthorized persons. OIQ retains your personal information for the period necessary to fulfill the purpose for which it was collected as outlined previously in this Privacy Notice unless a longer retention period is mandated or permitted by law.
In the event you decide that you want to opt out from OIQ’s use of your personal information that you previously provided to OIQ you may opt out of our use of your personal information by notifying OIQ by email at: email@example.com.
If you have submitted personal information to OIQ under most circumstances you have the right to reasonable access to that data to correct any inaccuracies. You can also make a request to update or remove information about you by contacting firstname.lastname@example.org and we will make all reasonable and practical efforts to comply with your request so long as it is consistent with applicable law and professional standards.
OIQ does not knowingly collect information from children under the age of 13 and does not target its websites to children under 13.
Links to other Websites
Changes to this Policy
OIQ reserves the right in its sole discretion to make changes to this Privacy Notice. When changes are made to the Privacy Notice the “Last Revision Date” field at the top of the Privacy Notice will be updated accordingly. Changes to the Privacy Notice become effective upon posting and updating the “Last Revision Date”. OIQ encourages you to periodically review the Privacy Notice to be informed of any changes.