Privacy


Thank you for visiting the website ("Site") of Dodge Data & Analytics (Canada) Ltd. ("Dodge Canada"). Dodge Canada has created this privacy statement ("Privacy Statement") so that you can understand how Dodge Canada handles information that is submitted to or otherwise gathered by Dodge Canada in connection with your visits to and use of the Site (collectively, the "Information"). By using the Site, clicking the "Submit" buttons on our forms and/or accessing any of Dodge Canada’s services, you consent to the terms and conditions contained in this Privacy Statement. Subscribers to Dodge Canada’s services are also subject to the terms and conditions of the written agreement that such subscribers have entered into with Dodge Canada.

Collection of information

As part of your use of the Site, you may submit, or Dodge Canada may otherwise obtain, certain "Personal Information" relating to you. "Personal Information" is personally-identifiable data that is not generally available to the public, and may include information such as the following: your name; your residential, business and email addresses; your company or business name; information about your use of Dodge Canada’s services, credit information and billing records; service inquiries; and your status as an Dodge Canada customer. Personal Information is collected or obtained by Dodge Canada only when: (i) you specifically and knowingly choose to provide it to Dodge Canada, or (ii) when it is otherwise generated or gathered by Dodge Canada pursuant to this Privacy Statement or another written agreement with you. For example, you may provide Dodge Canada with Personal Information when you subscribe to and use an Dodge Canada service, request an Dodge Canada demonstration or complete an Dodge Canada form or questionnaire. Dodge Canada also collects Information from its visitors that does not constitute Personal Information. For example, Dodge Canada uses a browser feature called a "cookie" to collect data anonymously and track user patterns on the Site. A cookie is a small text file that is placed on your hard drive by a website until it expires or you delete the cookie. "Cookies" contain a unique identification number that identifies your browser, but not you, to Dodge Canada’s computers each time you visit our Site. Information stored in cookies is used to help you navigate the Site and record your user preferences, which will help you use the Site and Dodge Canada’s services more efficiently. If you are concerned about the potential use of Information that our Site gathers through the use of cookies, you can set your computer to prompt you before accepting a cookie or by changing your browser's cookie preferences to disable cookies or delete any existing cookies. However, if you refuse to accept our Site’s cookies, you may not be able to access all or a portion of our services. For example, our DodgePipeLine™ service uses permanent cookies to ensure enhanced navigation of the service.

Information stored in cookies is used to help you navigate the Site and record your user preferences, which will help you use the Site and Dodge Canada’s services more efficiently. If you are concerned about the potential use of Information that our Site gathers through the use of cookies, you can set your computer to prompt you before accepting a cookie or by changing your browser's cookie preferences to disable cookies or delete any existing cookies. However, if you refuse to accept our Site’s cookies, you may not be able to access all or a portion of our services. For example, our DodgePipeLine™ service uses permanent cookies to ensure enhanced navigation of the service.

How Dodge Canada uses information; Transfers to affiliates

Dodge Canada collects and uses Information for the purposes of providing you with Dodge Canada services to which you have subscribed, and to send you information about other Dodge Canada services that may be of interest to you in the future. Dodge Canada may also transfer Information to its Affiliates who may utilize the Information in accordance with, and subject to the terms of, this Privacy Statement. For the purposes of this Privacy Statement, "Affiliates" means entities that, directly or indirectly, control, are controlled by or under common control with Dodge Canada, where "control", "controlled by" and "common control" mean the possession, directly or indirectly, of the power to direct, or cause the direction of, the management policies of an entity, whether through the ownership of voting securities, by contract or otherwise.

Third-party sites; Transfers of information to third parties

The Site may link to or integrate with other websites. The privacy and data collection practices on any linked or integrated websites are entirely separate from Dodge Canada and are not covered by this Privacy Statement. Dodge Canada is not responsible for the privacy practices or the content of these linked or integrated websites, and you should review the privacy statements on these websites prior to providing such websites with any information.

Except as provided above with respect to transfers of Information to its Affiliates, Dodge Canada will not share your Information with third parties except: (i) as provided in this Privacy Statement; (ii) with your prior consent; or (iii) as required by law. Please note that once your Information is shared with a third party (other than Dodge Canada's Affiliates as provided above), it becomes subject to the information use and sharing practices of that third party and this Privacy Statement will not restrict the use or sharing of your Information by such third party.

As part of the provision of Dodge Canada’s services to you, and in connection with Dodge Canada’s and its Affiliates’ marketing and promotional efforts, third parties may have access to your Information. For example, Dodge Canada and its Affiliates may utilize third-party hosting, network and service providers.

Dodge Canada and its Affiliates may transfer your Information in the event that Dodge Canada, its Affiliates and/or their respective assets are acquired by or merged with or into one or more other companies in one or more related or unrelated transactions.

Access to your personal information

You may request to view your Personal Information in Dodge Canada’s and its Affiliates’ records at any time and may update your Personal Information by contacting us via the email or postal address listed below. You may also contact us to request removal of your Personal Information from the records of Dodge Canada and its Affiliates. In addition, you always have the option to tell us not to send you information about other services of Dodge Canada and its Affiliates.

Security

Dodge Canada has implemented certain measures that are designed to decrease the likelihood that third parties will have unauthorized access to and/or use of your Information. Notwithstanding the foregoing, you should be aware that these measures may not ensure the security of your Information or prevent unauthorized third-party access and/or use of your Information. You acknowledge that you assume all of the risks of, and that Dodge Canada will not be responsible or liable to you for, any unauthorized access to and/or use of your Information.

How long we keep the information

Subject to your right to request the removal of your Personal Information from the databases of Dodge Canada and its Affiliates, Dodge Canada and its Affiliates will have the right to store and utilize your Information in perpetuity.

Changes to this privacy statement

This Privacy Statement is effective September 28, 2005 and may change from time to time. All changes will be posted on the Site. Your continued use the Site and/or the services of Dodge Canada and/or its Affiliates following the posting of such changes shall constitute your acceptance of such changed Privacy Statement.

Your California privacy rights

The law of the State of California permits Dodge Canada’s visitors from such State to request certain information regarding Dodge Canada’s disclosures, if any, of personally identifiable information of such visitors to third parties (including Dodge Canada’s Affiliates). To make such a request, please contact Dodge Canada at the email or postal address below and include your name and the address to which you would like us to respond. We will attempt to provide you with the requested information within thirty days of receipt of your request.

Questions

If you have questions about this Privacy Statement, please send an email to customerservice@dodge-canada.com

You can also contact us at:

Dodge Data & Analytics (Canada) Ltd.
440-745 Thurlow Street
Vancouver, British Columbia
Canada
V6E 0C5