The purpose of this Policy is to make visitors to this Website aware of how Biomed protects the privacy and confidentiality of your personal information and the circumstances under which Biomed uses your personal information.
What is personal information?
Personal information is information about an identifiable individual, not including business contact information (i.e. information that would allow an individual to be contacted at their place of business, or work product information). For example, personal information includes such things as your name, date of birth, and personal e-mail address.
What are the purposes for collection, use and disclosure of personal information?
Biomed collects, uses and discloses your personal information with your knowledge and consent and only for purposes that we have identified prior to or at the time we collect the information. Some of the purposes for which Biomed may collect, use and disclose your personal information on this Website are:
- To facilitate communication with you
- To grant you access certain special features or areas of the Website
- To facilitate the processing of any order for pick-up
- To process any of your requests for information
- To announce special events
- To advise you of changes to our Website
In certain circumstances, Biomed may disclose your personal information to a government institution that has asserted its lawful authority to obtain the information or where we have reasonable grounds to believe the information could be used in the investigation of an unlawful activity, or to comply with a subpoena or warrant or an order made by a court, person or body with jurisdiction to compel production of information or to comply with court rules regarding a production of records and information, or to our own legal counsel.
The Website allows you to submit an application for employment and your resume. The Website will be integrated with an electronic resume management system accessible to our human resources personnel. To administer the resume management system, we will collect your name, address and other information relating to your employment application including information regarding your education, work history and other qualifications.
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How do we protect your personal information?
Biomed endeavours to maintain appropriate procedural and technological measures and storage facilities to prevent any unauthorized use or disclosure of your personal information. We exercise care in the secure transmission of your information, however no transmission of information over the internet is one hundred percent secure. We cannot guarantee that information disclosed through the internet cannot be intercepted by third parties. However, Biomed is taking the steps that are reasonably available to it to protect any personal information that is provided to it through this Website including, in its disposal or destruction.