Privacy Policy

Last updated: August 16, 2016

Waterdown Massage & Wellness Clinic takes the issue of security and privacy seriously.  The following Privacy Policy outlines the type of Personal Information that is collected by Waterdown Massage & Wellness Clinic, and how we use and protect it. We do this in accordance with Canada’s privacy legislation, the Personal Information Protection and Electronic Documents Act (PIPEDA) 2004.

 

Personally Identifiable Information

Waterdown Massage & Wellness Clinic collects personally identifiable information from you only with your knowledge and consent. Waterdown Massage & Wellness Clinic does not collect any personally identifiable information from its website visitors and/or store it in an online environment, other than the information you submit to sign up for our email newsletter. (For more on how we handle this information, see below.)

Non-Personally Identifiable Information

The Waterdown Massage & Wellness Clinic website collect non-personally identifiable information from you in order for us to better understand how our website is used. Log files are collected and are primarily used by the server administrator for error notification, server administration and to monitor website performance. At times portions of the log files may be viewed by others for the purpose of server administration, security or when required by law.

The Waterdown Massage & Wellness Clinic website collects, tracks and analyzes stats using Google Analytics. Google utilizes the data collected to track and examine the use of the Waterdown Massage & Wellness Clinic website, to prepare reports on its activities and share them with other Google services. Google may use the data collected to contextualize and personalize the ads of its own advertising network.  Due to user privacy concerns, Google Analytics doesn’t report on personally identifiable information, including a visitor’s IP address. Find Google’s privacy policy here.

Cookies

Some pages on this website use a technology called “cookies”. A cookie is a token that a server gives to your browser when you access a website. Cookies are capable of storing many types of data. Cookies help provide additional functionality to the website or to help us analyze website usage more accurately. In all cases in which cookies are used, we will not collect personally identifiable information except with your explicit permission. With most Internet browsers, you can erase cookies from your computer hard drive, block all cookies, or receive a warning before a cookie is stored. Please refer to your browser instructions or help screen to learn more about these functions.

Links to other websites

Waterdown Massage & Wellness Clinic may have (hypertext) links to other unaffiliated websites. Linking to such websites is at your own risk. Waterdown Massage & Wellness Clinic has not reviewed all of the content of such linked websites and is not responsible for the content of any such linked website.

Mailing List

We are strong supporters of the Canadian Anti-Spam legislation. We never exchange, lend or sell our email mailing list to anyone.  Information submitted to us is only available to employees managing this information for purposes of sending you emails and to contracted service providers for purposes of providing services relating to our communications with you.

We use our e-newsletter and email for communicating to individuals from whom we have received consent. If you sign up for our email Newsletter all we need from you is your email address.  Each newsletter that we email will display the e-mail address of the recipient with simple instructions on how to unsubscribe (opt-out) from the newsletter list. Each newsletter will also contain a link that will allow you to login in to the email system and change the data that is there so that you are always in control of the information you provide.

Statistics are gathered used in the emails in order to track the effectiveness of the mailings. We will never share, sell, or rent this information to anyone. This information is only used for our own internal purposes.

Respecting and Responding to Your Privacy Concerns

You have the option to refuse or withdraw consent to the collection, use and disclosure of your information, and we will respect your choices. We will investigate and respond to your concerns about any aspect of our handling of your information. Please contact info@waterdownmassage.com with any concerns you may have in this regard.

Changes to Privacy Policy

Waterdown Massage & Wellness Clinic may deem it necessary or appropriate from time to time to modify this privacy policy to reflect changes in the way Waterdown Massage & Wellness Clinic collects or uses information or changes in privacy-related laws, regulations, or industry standards. Accordingly, Waterdown Massage & Wellness Clinic reserves the right to change this privacy statement at any time by posting the revised policy on this Site. Information will be handled according to the privacy statement in effect at the time the information is used.

Further information

Should you have any additional questions or comments related to our Privacy Policy, please contact us.