Your privacy is critically important to us. It is our policy to respect your privacy regarding any information we may collect while operating our websites.
Like most website operators, Hands On Science collects non-personally-identifying information of the sort that web browsers and servers typically make available, such as the browser type, language preference, referring site, and the date and time of each visitor request. Hands On Science’s purpose in collecting non-personally identifying information is to better understand how Hands On Science’s visitors use its website.
Gathering of Personally-Identifying Information
Certain visitors to Hands On Science’s websites choose to interact with Hands On Science in ways that require Hands On Science to gather personally-identifying information. For example, when you contact us through our Contact page, you are asked to provide the necessary personal information required to process your request. In each case, Hands On Science collects such information only insofar as is necessary or appropriate to fulfill the purpose of the visitor’s interaction with Hands On Science. Hands On Science does not disclose personally-identifying information other than as described below. And visitors can always refuse to supply personally-identifying information, with the caveat that it may prevent them from engaging in certain website-related activities.
Protection of Certain Personally-Identifying Information
Hands On Science discloses potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information only to those of its employees, contractors and affiliated organizations that:
- need to know that information in order to process it on Hands On Science’s behalf or to provide services available at Hands On Science’s websites, and
- that have agreed not to disclose it to others.
Hands On Science will not rent or sell potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information to anyone. Other than to its employees, contractors and affiliated organizations, as described above, Hands On Science discloses potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information only when required to do so by law, or when Hands On Science believes in good faith that disclosure is reasonably necessary to protect the property or rights of Hands On Science, third parties or the public at large.
If you have supplied your email address, Hands On Science may occasionally send you an email to tell you about new field trips, solicit your feedback, or just keep you up to date with what’s going on with Hands On Science and our field trips. If at any time you wish to stop receiving these emails, you can send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org
Hands On Science takes all measures reasonably necessary to protect against the unauthorized access, use, alteration or destruction of potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information.