LonMark International respects each individual’s right to personal privacy. We will collect and use Personal Information through our Web site only in the ways disclosed in this statement. This statement applies solely to information collected at LonMark International’s Web site.
Part I. Information Collection
LonMark International may collect Personal Information through our Web site at several points. Personal Information means any information that may be used to identify an individual, including, but not limited to, a first and last name, a business, home or other physical address, an e-mail address or other contact information, username, password or member type. In general, you can visit LonMark International’s web pages without telling us who you are or revealing any Personal Information about yourself. If you request Member Access to areas of the web site restricted to LonMark International members, we may ask you to provide Personal Information.
Some of our web pages utilize "cookies" and other tracking technologies. A "cookie" is a small text file that may be used, for example, to collect information about web site activity. Some cookies and other technologies may serve to recall Personal Information previously indicated by a web user. Most browsers allow you to control cookies, including whether or not to accept them and how to remove them.
You may set most browsers to notify you if you receive a cookie or you may choose to block cookies with your browser, but please note that if you choose to erase your cookies, you will need to re-enter your original user ID and password to gain access to certain parts of the web site or you may not be able to gain access without the temporary cookie.
Part II. Information Usage
The information collected by LonMark International will be used for Member Access and Member Promotion. Users who provide information will receive email announcements on a regular basis.
Registered users will receive additional announcements from us about LonMark certified products, services, event promotion, and a newsletter. Out of respect for the privacy of our users we present the option to not receive these types of communications.
The information we collect will not be used to create customer profiles based on browsing history. We may supplement information collected at our Web site with data from other sources.
We may also provide Personal Information to our business partners who may have products and services that may be of interest to you, and who may use your Personal Information for marketing purposes.
We offer links to other Web sites. Please note: When you click on links to other Web sites, we encourage you to read their privacy policies. Their standards may differ from ours.
Our Web site offers a member forum. Please be advised that information posted in these venues becomes public knowledge.
If our policy on information collection or uses changes, we will advise you by email.
Part III. Access to Information
LonMark International maintains the accuracy of our information by Member Verification. Users may access their own personal information and contact us about inaccuracies they may find. Users may submit requests via telephone, email or fax. Users may request deletion of their Personal Information from our database at any time by contacting LonMark International by telephone, email or fax.
Part IV. Problem Resolution
If problems arise, users may contact LonMark International by telephone, email or fax. We are committed to resolving disputes within 3 business days.
Part V. Data Storage and Security
LonMark International is committed to maintaining the security of your Personal Information, and we take reasonable and appropriate precautions to protect the Personal Information that you share with us from unauthorized access, disclosure, alteration or destruction.