Emergency Medical Response respects the Guidelines suggested by the Australian Direct Marketing Association in its Code of Practice for Consumer Protection in ecommerce and the privacy of individuals. Emergency Medical Response complies with the Australia Privacy Principles (APPs) and also abides by the World Wide Web Consortium (W3C) Platform for Privacy Preferences Project (P3P). The latter is emerging as an industry standard providing a simple, automated way for users to gain more control over the use of personal information on web sites they visit.
In line with these guidelines, Emergency Medical Response would like you to be aware of the information we collect to provide your service. We do not provide third parties with access to your personal data, with the exception of third party businesses that require your information for a service they provide you or for warranty purposes.
Personal information collected by Emergency Medical Response is kept to a minimum and is relevant to providing the business solutions that Emergency Medical Response offers. You can refuse to provide information but may restrict the service that Emergency Medical Response can offer.
What information is collected by Emergency Medical Response?
Information collected by Emergency Medical Response includes the following – if provided:
- your name and address information;
- fax number;
- email addresses;
- your business name and your position in the organisation;
- information about what services you have ordered from Emergency Medical Response;
- information about what services you have enquired;
- your interest in receiving Emergency Medical Response email newsletters;
- correspondence between you and Emergency Medical Response;
- details of conversations relevant to your business enquiry may be written by employees within our customer relationship management system (CRM);
- source of this information;
- your accesses to our websites.
Emergency Medical Response does not store credit card details within any of the online services offered.
If you would like to check the information held on file about you by contacting Emergency Medical Response.
What Emergency Medical Response does with your information:
- Information collected is kept within appropriate systems including billing, CRM and email to allow Emergency Medical Response to administer and manage services provided;
- personal information is NOT made available to third parties;
- aggregated data only is provided to third parties aggregated and consolidated data is used to provide statistical and trending analysis for our customers;
- Emergency Medical Response will contact relevant people to communicate billing and technical issue;
- website data and email related to the service provided to you will be stored on Emergency Medical Response servers, for your use and as back-up should it be required;
- Emergency Medical Response email newsletters and communications may be customised to reflect your interest in a particular service;
- Emergency Medical Response may access historic correspondence and details about earlier conversations in response to customer service issues and, to conform to the edicts of the law or comply with legal process served on Emergency Medical Response;
- where Emergency Medical Response shares information with its design consultants and partners for the delivery of a service to you all care will be taken to protect your personal information;
- your online requests are monitored and stored.
As a customer of Emergency Medical Response you will receive occasional email communications from Emergency Medical Response that relate to the services we provide to you, and you will have the option to opt-out of all non-essential email and postal mail.
Information collected as part of providing an online trial is kept for the duration of the trial period and for as long as you are communicating with Emergency Medical Response. The information placed in the online trial store is fully deleted after the trial store expires 30 days from commencement of the trial.
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How does Emergency Medical Response protect your personal information?
Emergency Medical Response is PCI compliant meaning that our servers and systems are monitored constantly to ensure all services provided by Emergency Medical Response are as secure as they can be.
Emergency Medical Response staff are aware that all personal information is sensitive and that it should be treated with due respect and confidentiality.
Emergency Medical Response has procedures and controls in place to protect your information.
Emergency Medical Response requires that all account holders be 18 years of age or older. Children are not provided access to any Emergency Medical Response services in which any personal data is collected beyond the collection of a visitor's IP address and session status.
If Emergency Medical Response becomes aware that any child has accessed Emergency Medical Response non-publicly available web sites, the account through which the child has gained access will be terminated.
If you believe Emergency Medical Response has collected any information from or about anyone under 18, please contact us immediately.
If you wish to enquire or make a complaint about Privacy related issues you can contact us directly at (email address) or you can contact the Office of the Australian Information Commissioner (OAIC) at www.oaic.gov.au/privacy/privacy-complaints.