What information does Newswest collect?
What information does Newswest collect?     Privacy Simplified Icons

We collect information from you when you register on our site or fill out a form.

When ordering or registering on our site, as appropriate, you may be asked where needed, to enter your: name, e-mail address, mailing address or phone number. You may, however, visit our site anonymously.

We collect computer IP address data for normal site traffic checks and maintenance. We do not use this traffic information to gain other personally identifying facts about you.

What do we use your information for?

Any of the information we collect from you may be used in one of the following ways:

♦ To personalize your experience
(your information helps us to better respond to your individual needs)

♦ To improve our website
(The data and feedback we receive from you, assists us in evolving our website).

♦ To administer a contest, promotion, survey or other site feature

How do we protect your information?

We implement a variety of security measures to maintain the safety of your personal information stored on our site and when you access it. We move such information offline whenever feasible to limit risks.

Do we use cookies?

Yes (Cookies are small files that a site or its service provider transfers to your computer’s hard drive through your Web browser, if you allow it to). Cookies enable the site or a service providers’ systems to recognize your browser and capture and remember certain information.

We use cookies to understand and save your preferences for future visits. Cookies also help us compile combined data about overall site traffic and site interaction. This data is needed so that we can offer better site experiences and tools in the future. If you prefer, you may disable cookies in your browser and still visit most of our site.

Do we disclose any information to outside parties?

We do not sell, trade, or otherwise transfer to outside parties your personally identifiable information. This does not include trusted third parties who assist us in operating our website, conducting our business, or servicing you, so long as those parties agree to keep this information confidential. We may also release your information when we believe release is appropriate to comply with the law, enforce our site policies, or protect our or others’ rights, property, or safety. However, non-personally identifiable visitor information may be provided to other parties for marketing, advertising, or other uses.

Third party links

At our discretion, we may include or offer third party products or services on our website. These third party sites have separate and independent privacy policies. We therefore have no responsibility or liability for the content and activities of these linked sites. Nonetheless, we seek to protect the integrity of our site and welcome any feedback about these other sites.

Your Rights and Canadian Law; The Newswest site is intended for use by Ottawa, Ontario residents and may be subject to Canadian Federal privacy law (PIPEDA), and any future applicable Ontario privacy laws. You may ask to see and correct any of your stored personal information. You may have recourse for complaints through our board of directors or through the Privacy Commissioner of Canada.
Terms of Use
Online Privacy Policy Only

This online privacy policy applies only to information collected through our website and not to information collected offline.

Terms and Conditions

Please also visit our Terms and Conditions section establishing the use, disclaimers, and limitations of liability governing the use of our website at http://www.newswest.org/terms.html

Your Consent

By using our site, you consent to this, our online privacy policy.

Changes to our Privacy Policy

If we decide to change our privacy policy, we will post those changes on this page, and/or update the Privacy Policy modification date below.

This policy’s text was last modified on November 29, 2014

Contacting Us
Contacting Us

If there are any questions regarding this privacy policy you may contact us using the information below.

Newswest Inc.,
Telephone: (On request to contributors only)


editor at newswest dot org

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