As of: February 2018
Our data protection practices comply at all times with the regulations of the Canadian Anti-Spam Legislation (CASL).
Information on how, to what extent and purpose we may collect and store your personal information is set out below.
Purpose of collecting and storing your personal data
We predominantly use the personal data provided by you (incl. address, contact information, equipment information) to answer or process any order or inquiry from you or to grant you access to certain information or offers.
For customer relations purposes, we or one of our service companies may need to use your personal data in order to inform you about services offered which are useful for your business activities or to conduct online surveys in order meet the needs and requirements of our customers more effectively.
We will neither sell your personal data to third parties nor will we market the data in any other way.
Tracking tools and use of Google Analytics
General information about the usage behaviour of our website visitors may be collected using analytic tools. This includes, for example, accessed internet pages, visit duration, referring pages as well as general information about your computer system such as the operating system, screen resolution, browser used, etc. All collected data is stored anonymously and cannot be assigned to your person. If you do not agree with this anonymous collection of usage behaviour, you may prevent this by deactivating cookies in your browser.
This website also uses Google Analytics, a web analysis service provided by Google. Google Analytics uses so-called “cookies“ (small text files) that are stored on your computer and enable an analysis of website traffic.
Information generated by the cookies about your use of the website (including your IP address) is transferred to and stored by Google servers in the USA. Google uses this information for the purpose of analysing your use of the website, compiling reports on website activities for the website owner and providing other services relating to website activity and internet usage. Google may also transfer this information to third parties insofar as this is a statutory stipulation or insofar as third parties process the data on behalf of Google. Under no circumstances will Google associate your IP address with any other data held by Google. You may prevent the installation of cookies by making the appropriate settings in your browser software. However, please note that this means you will not be able to use the full functionality of this website. By using this website, you declare that you consent to the processing of your data by Google in the manner and scope and for the purpose set out above.
We wish to point out that Google Analytics on this website is supplemented by a deactivating add-on “_anonymizeIp()“. Only a part of your IP address is stored. Identification of the website visitor is not possible.
By installing an opt-out browser add-on to deactivate Google Analytics (http://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout?hl=de) you can refuse its use. This tool informs Google Analytics that no information about your visit to the website should be transferred to Google Analytics. Without your explicit consent, we will not use tracking tools to secretly collect personal data about you,
transfer data to third party providers and marketing platforms or merge the data with your personal data (name, address etc.).
Use of Google’s remarketing function
Liability for links
Our website may contain links to external websites of third parties. We have no influence over the content of third party websites and cannot therefore be held liable for the content of these sites. The respective providers or operators shall be solely responsible for the contents of the linked websites at all times.
Contact for questions or requests for information
Alberta AG Centre
Data Protection Officer
717 McCool Street
Crossfield, AB T0M 0S0