You are free to explore our website without providing any information about yourself. When you download certain reference material we request that you provide Personal Information about yourself, but this is not mandatory, you may download the material without providing the information. When you use the Contact Us form we require that you fill out the name, email, and comments fields. We also collect Navigational Information.
Personal Information is any information that you voluntarily submit to us and that identifies you personally, including contact information such as your name, email address, company name, and other information about yourself or your business.
Navigational Information is information about your computer and your visits to our website, such as your IP address, country, browser type, referral source, length of visit and pages viewed. Please refer to the “Navigational Information” section below.
We never have and never will sell your personal information to any third party - ever.
No more than once per year, we may use your Personal Information to send you marketing communications relating to our business which we think may be of interest to you. We will not share your Personal Information with any third party.
We use Navigational Information to operate and improve our website.
We use your comments to help improve your experience and/or address any concerns you may have. Comments are never posted anywhere on the website.
Personal Information that we collect is kept in a password-protected secure database hosted by our service provider.
We reserve the right to use or disclose your Personal Information if required by law or if we reasonably believe that use or disclosure is necessary to protect our rights or to comply with a law, court order, or legal process.
We use “cookies” to help enhance your online experience. A cookie is a text file that is placed on your hard disk by a Web server. Cookies are not used to run programs or deliver viruses to your computer. Cookies are uniquely assigned to you, and can only be read by a Web server in the domain that issued the cookie to you. One of the primary purposes of cookies is to provide a convenience feature to save you time. The purpose of a cookie is to tell the Web server that you have returned to a specific page. For example, if you were browsing “page 4” of our Projects, when you return to our site and visit the Projects page, it will bring you right to “Page 4” provided the cookie hasn’t expired. These types of cookies are set to expire after 30 days. Another type of cookie holds the information you type into the download form. This is used so you don’t have to keep entering it on subsequent downloads. This cookie is set to expire at the end of your session (i.e. when you close your browser).
You have the ability to accept or decline cookies. Most Web browsers automatically accept cookies, but you can usually modify your browser setting to decline cookies if you prefer. If you decline cookies, our website will still function, however some pages (such as the aforementioned Projects and the Publications pages will be quite long and require a lot of scrolling.
We may collect information regarding your computer software that is automatically collected for us by our Web hosting service provider. This information may include: your IP address, operating system, browser type, domain names, access times and referring website addresses. This information is used to provide general statistics regarding use of our website.
If you provide us with your Personal Information, you have the following rights with respect to that information:
To exercise any of these rights, please contact us via email to webmaster( at )anevaluation.com. We will promptly change, correct, or remove your information and notify you of the action we have taken.
We do not send Spam - ever.