Note that certain products and services on the HZWIRE may be subject to specific terms and conditions regarding the protection of Personal Data, which provisions shall apply in addition to this policy with respect to such products and services.
All Personal Data will be gathered by electronic means and automatically processed and stored in our user database. While you are not required to share any particular Personal Data with HZWIRE, please be aware that some products and services may not function properly or may not be accessible unless you provide the information indicated in a required field.
HZWIRE has implemented certain security measures as required by law to protect Personal Data. In addition, while HZWIRE cannot guarantee protection against the loss, misuse, alteration, and theft of the Personal Data outside of HZWIRE’s control, HZWIRE uses the technical means and safeguards to avoid and prevent such unfortunate occurrences.
By providing HZWIRE with your Personal Data, you authorize HZWIRE to internally share that information with other companies in the HZWIRE family of sister companies, including companies that become part of the HZWIRE in the future. Any company within
HZWIRE that receives your Personal Data may use it to manage, administer, provide, expand and improve the existing HZWIRE’s products and services, and to offer new products and service.
HZWIRE will ensure that your Personal Data is handled securely and kept confidential in accordance with applicable international laws and standards.
HZWIRE will disclose information about individual users to governmental or judicial authorities or law enforcement agencies, or to other individuals or entities in response to subpoena, court order, or other legal process. In matters involving a danger to personal or public safety, HZWIRE may voluntarily provide information to appropriate governmental authorities.
In addition to the personally identifiable information that HZWIRE actively collects when you register, we also collect anonymous information passively using cookies. A cookie is a small text file containing a unique identification number that is transferred from a Web site to the hard drive of your computer so that we may identify your computer and passively track its activities on HZWIRE. A cookie will not reveal any personally identifiable information about you (such as your real name and address) that you have not otherwise disclosed.
– Deliver products and services more efficiently. By storing certain registration and preference information on cookies or associating cookies with registration, preference or profile information stored on our computers, we can deliver products and services that use such information more quickly and efficiently for more users. This information is normally saved in an encrypted form that only HZWIRE can interpret.
The Children’s Online Privacy Protection Act (COPPA) of 1998 provides safeguards to protect children who use the Internet by regulating the online collection of personal information from children under the age of 13. HZWIRE does not collect any personal information from Users under 13 years of age without the consent of a parent or guardian.