General Privacy Information
We recognize the need for appropriate protections and management of personal information that you provide to us. This Privacy Statement will assist you to understand what types of information we may collect, how that information may be used, and with whom the information may be shared.
This Privacy Statement applies to Simem Underground (including its divisions and wholly-owned subsidiaries).
Information we may process about clients of our customers is dealt with separately. For details of this please see the section entitled “Personal information of our customer’s clients” below.
What personal information does Simem Underground process?
Personal Information is information that identifies or can identify a specific individual. Simem Underground may collect information about individuals such as their name, address, telephone number or e-mail address. Simem
Underground may collect certain personal information from customers, business partners, employees and candidates for employment. Simem Underground does not collect personal information when you visit
Customers and Business Partners — On the Simem Underground web site you can order products or services, register products, request information, subscribe to marketing or support materials, register to a secure extranet site to obtain access to product information, support, services, and training. Simem Underground will collect personal information from you for these purposes. The types of information you provide to Simem Underground on these pages may include name, address, phone number, e-mail address, user IDs and passwords, billing and transaction information and contact preferences.
Employees and Applicants — Simem Underground also collects personal information from its employees and applicants (human resources data) in connection with its recruiting and hiring activities and administration of its human resources programs and functions.
How does Simem Underground use customer and business partner personal information?
Simem Underground will use personal information to provide customers and business partners with information and services and to help us better understand your needs and interests. Specifically, we use your information
Occasionally we may use your information to contact you to complete surveys that we use for marketing and quality assurance purposes. Personal information collected online may be combined with information you provide to Simem Underground through other sources such as trade shows or seminars. We may also use it to contact you by electronic or other means such as telephone or mail, to tell you about products and services of Simem Underground or its subsidiaries and divisions, or, if we think this may interest you, of other parties.
Simem Underground may share the personal information that you have submitted to Simem Underground with third parties in responding to your requests for products or services or product evaluations. Also, we may on occasion share information to allow selected partners to send you special offers in blind mailings. If your information is sourced from within the EU, you will be given the opportunity to opt out of having your personal information used and/or shared for marketing purposes, or we will obtain your prior agreement to this as applicable under relevant laws. However, if you request information on any of our products/services, Simem Underground may provide your information to third party distributors and resellers who may subsequently contact you directly regarding such products/services. In these instances, you will not have the opportunity to opt out of having your information shared with these
Some of Simem Underground’s websites make online newsgroups, chat forums and blogs available to our users. Any information that is disclosed in these forums becomes public information and you should exercise caution when deciding to disclose your personal information. Simem Underground may, from time to time, send
Should we undergo any sort of corporate reorganization in the future, we may need to provide your information to the resulting entity. We may also provide it to law enforcement agencies if they request it or if we feel this is necessary to protect our business, employers, suppliers or customers. We will only do this once we are satisfied it is appropriate to do so.
Access to and accuracy of personal information
Simem Underground strives to keep your personal information accurate. We have implemented technology, management processes
Sensitive information is defined as personal information specifying medical or health conditions, racial or ethnic origin, political opinions, religious or philosophical beliefs, trade union membership, or information specifying the sex life of the individual.
Except as provided below, Simem Underground does not request or receive sensitive information from visitors to our web sites.
Security of Personal Information
Simem Underground is committed to taking reasonable efforts to secure the personal data you choose to provide us. To protect the privacy of any personal information you may have provided, Simem Underground employs industry-standard controls including physical and logical access controls, Internet firewalls, intrusion detection, anti-virus protection, and network monitoring, and, where appropriate, Secure Socket Layer (SSL) or similarly encrypted browsers. In addition, access to sensitive information as defined in this Privacy Statement is limited to those individuals and agents having a need to know.
Cookies and Other Information/Logging
Simem Underground collects and/or logs Internet Protocol addresses, Internet domain names, the web browser and operating system used to access the Simem Underground web site, the files visited, the time spent in each file, and the time and date of each visit.
You can set your browser to notify you when you are sent a cookie, giving you the chance to decide whether or not to accept it. The information we collect and analyze is used to improve our service to you and personalize your web-browsing experience.
Simem Underground uses the services of a third party vendor to help us measure the effectiveness of our advertising and how visitors use SimemUnderground.com. To do this, we may use web beacons and cookies provided by this vendor on this site. The type of information we collect includes the pages visited, navigation patterns, etc. This information helps us learn things such as what product information is of most interest to our customers, and what kinds of offers our customers like to see. Although the vendor logs the information coming from our site on our behalf, Simem Underground controls how that data may and may not be used.
Websites of Simem Underground subsidiaries or divisions may use similar tracking tools for similar internal business purposes only. These websites may not offer this opt-out functionality.
non-Simem Underground websites and third parties
Simem Underground will engage in periodic self-assessment to verify that it continues to be in compliance with this Privacy Statement.
If you have any questions or comments regarding this Privacy Statement or believe that the privacy of your personal information has not been respected, you may make a written submission to the attention of Simem Underground’s Office of the General Counsel, at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Changes to this statement
Simem Underground will review and update this Statement