those who are concerned with how their ‘Personally Identifiable Information’
(PII) is being used online. PII, as described in Canadian privacy law and
information security, is information that can be used on its own or with other
information to identify, contact, or locate a single person, or to identify an
understanding of how we collect, use, protect or otherwise handle your
other websites to which we link.
What personal information do we collect from the people
that visit our blog, website or app?
When ordering or registering on our site, as appropriate,
you may be asked to enter your name, email address, mailing address, phone
number or other details to help you with your experience.
When do we collect information?
We collect information from you when you place an order,
subscribe to a newsletter, fill out a form or enter information on our site. By registering with us, you consent to the use and method of disclosure as described
How do we use your information?
We may use the information we collect from you when you
register, make a purchase, sign up for our newsletter, respond to a survey or
marketing communication, surf the website, or use certain other site features
in the following ways:
- To provide you with a more enjoyable, convenient online
To improve our website in order to better serve you.
To allow us to better service you in responding to your
customer service requests.
To quickly process your transactions To send periodic
emails regarding your order or other products and services.
To follow up with them after correspondence (live chat,
email or phone inquiries)
We may also use
information to learn more about your shopping
preferences and demographics which
will help us better serve you and our others users in the future.
- We may share personally identifiable or other information with our parent,
subsidiaries, divisions, and affiliates.
- We may transfer personally identifiable information as an asset in
connection with a proposed or actual merger or sale (including any transfers
made as part of an insolvency or bankruptcy proceeding) involving all or part
of our business or as part of a corporate reorganisation, stock sale or other
change in control.
- Our site uses "cookies" and other tracking technologies. Cookies
enable us to serve secure pages to our users without asking them to sign in
repeatedly. You may set, as most browsers allow, you to control cookies and to
notify you if you receive cookies, or you may choose to block cookies with your
browser, but please note that if you choose to erase or block your cookies, you
will need to re-enter your original user ID and password to gain access to
certain parts of the Site.
- We implement a variety of security measures when a user places an order to
maintain the safety of your personal information. All transactions are
processed through a gateway provider and are not stored or processed on our
We do not sell, trade, or otherwise transfer to outside
parties your Personally Identifiable Information unless we provide users with
advance notice. This does not include website hosting partners and other
parties who assist us in operating our website, conducting our business, or
serving our users, so long as those parties agree to keep this information
confidential. We may also release information when it’s release is appropriate
to comply with the law, enforce our site policies, or protect ours or others’
rights, property or safety. However, non-personally identifiable visitor
information may be provided to other parties for marketing, advertising, or
We do include or offer third-party products or services
on our website.
Google’s advertising requirements can be summed up by
Google’s Advertising Principles. They are put in place to provide a positive
experience for users.
CAN SPAM Act
The CAN-SPAM Act is a law that sets the rules for
commercial email, establishes requirements for commercial messages, gives
recipients the right to have emails stopped from being sent to them, and spells
out tough penalties for violations.
We collect your email address in order to:
• Send information, respond to inquiries, and/or other
requests or questions
• Process orders and to send information and updates pertaining to orders.
• Send you additional information related to your product and/or service
• Market to our mailing list or continue to send emails to our clients after
the original transaction has occurred.
To be in accordance with CANSPAM, we agree to the
• Not use false or misleading subjects or email addresses.
• Identify the message as an advertisement in some reasonable way.
• Include the physical address of our business or site headquarters.
• Monitor third-party email marketing services for compliance, if one is used.
• Honor opt-out/unsubscribe requests quickly.
• Allow users to unsubscribe by using the link at the bottom of each email or
just send email to us at firstname.lastname@example.org with subject ‘Unsubscribe’
Disclaimer to Security
By consenting to the Terms and Conditions of the
over the Internet is completely secure. Micro Assistive Tech cannot guarantee
or warrant the security of any information you provide to us and you transmit
such information to us at your own risk.
Micro Assistive Tech reserves the right to change
Privacy Officer, Micro Assistive Tech Inc., 800–2425 Matheson Blvd. East,
Mississauga, On. L4W 5K4.