The Personal Information Protection Act (“the Act”) regulates the way private sector organizations within British Columbia collect, use, keep, secure and disclose personal information. “Personal Information” means all information about an identifiable individual. The Organization recognizes the importance of privacy and recognizes the sensitivity of personal information received by us in the course of our providing services.
We recognize our obligation to maintain the confidentiality of our customers’ information, and recognize our obligations concerning the personal information of all individuals that we collect, use or disclose. This policy has been developed with those obligations in mind.
In order to be able to provide services to our customers, we need access to all relevant facts and information. This information will necessarily include personal information about our customers and about individuals other than our customers.
Where practical, we endeavour to collect personal information directly from the person to whom the information pertains. When necessary, we will collect personal information from other sources.
By using this Website, an individual consents to our necessary collection, use or disclosure of the individual’s personal information in order to properly provide services to the individual, including the use or disclosure of the individual’s personal information with Beijing Radacat Co., Ltd.
It is our policy to collect personal information about individuals other than our customers in accordance with the provisions of the Personal Information Protection Act.
The Act deems that an individual has consented to our collection, use or disclosure of personal information about that individual if, at the time the consent is deemed to be given, the purpose would be considered obvious to a reasonable person. In such circumstances, we will collect, use or disclose personal information without obtaining a written or verbal consent to do so.
The Act alsopermits us to collect, use or disclose personal information about an individual in some circumstances without the individual’s consent. Those include (but are not limited to) circumstances in which:
When we collect, use or disclose personal information, we will make reasonable efforts to ensure that it is accurate and complete.
We recognize our obligations to protect the confidential information of our customers. We recognize as well legal obligations to protect the personal information we have gathered about our customers and about other individuals.
We have therefore made arrangements to secure against the unauthorized access, collection, use, disclosure, copying, modification, disposal or destruction of personal information.
The Act permits individuals to submit written requests to us to provide them with:
We will respond to requests in the time allowed by the Act and will make a reasonable effort to assist applicants and to respond as accurately and completely as reasonably possible. All requests may be subject to any fees and disbursements the law permits us to charge.
An individual’s ability to access his or her personal information under our control is not absolute. The Act provides that we must not disclose personal information when:
The Act further provides that we are not required todisclose personal information when:
The law permits individuals to submit written requests to us to correct errors or omissions in their personal information that is in our custody or control. We will:
When an individual visitor accesses our website, we may use a browser feature called a “cookie” to collect information such as the type of internet browser and operating system the visitor uses, the domain name of the website from which the visitor came, date and duration of the visit, number of visits, average time spent on our website, pages viewed and number of cookies accumulated. A cookie is a small text file containing a unique identification number that identifies the visitor’s browser, but not necessarily the visitor. We may use this website information and share it with organizations which we have a commercial relationship with to measure the use of our website. Visitors can reset their browsers either to notify them when they have received a cookie or refuse to accept cookies. However, if a visitor refuses to accept cookies, he or she may not be able to use some of the features on our website.
Our website may contain links to other websites. Visitors are advised that other third party websites may have different privacy policies than us and we have no responsibility for such third party websites.
If you have any questions with respect to our policies concerning the handling of your personal information, or if you wish to request access to, or correction of, your personal information under our care and control, please contact our Privacy Officer at:
Radacat Technology (Canada) Ltd.
1400 – 1055 West Hastings Street
Vancouver, B.C. V6E 2E9
If you are dissatisfied with our handling of your personal information, we invite you to contact our Privacy Officer in writing, setting out the reasons for your concern. If, after our Privacy Officer has reviewed and responded to your concern, you remain dissatisfied, you may wish to contact the Office of the Information and Privacy Commissioner at:
P.O. Box 9038, Stn Prov Govt
Tel: (250) 387-5629, Fax: (250) 387-1696