Baldrige.com is committed to protecting your privacy. If you give us personal information, we will treat it according to this policy, which covers the Baldrige.com Web site and the materials posted on it.
Baldrige.com provides this site for informational purposes and as a resource for our existing and prospective users.
Baldrige.com and all of its content are confidential. The Web site name, logo, and content can only be used with written permission obtained from the Baldrige Foundation.
Collection of Your Personal Information
Baldrige.com collects personally identifiable information during the registration process, such as your name and e-mail address. There is also information about your computer hardware and software that is automatically collected by third-party analytic programs. This information can include your IP address, browser type, domain names, access times, and referring Web site addresses. We use this information to operate the Web site, maintain quality of service, and provide general statistics about the use of Baldrige.com.
Please keep in mind that if you directly disclose personally identifiable information or personally sensitive data through Baldrige.com in comments, this information may be collected and used by others.
Baldrige.com encourages you to review the privacy statements of Web sites you link to from our site so that you know how those sites collect, use, and share your information. Baldrige.com is not responsible for the privacy statements or other content on Web sites other than Baldrige.com.
Use of Your Personal Information
We do not share personal information about you unless you give us permission to do so or when the law requires it. However, by providing personal information to Baldrige.com, you agree that such information may be stored outside your country or held by third parties providing services to Baldrige.com. Such third parties will not use your information for their own purposes. You are entitled to know whether we hold information about you and, if we do, to have access to that information and require it to be corrected if it is inaccurate. You can do this by contacting Baldrige.com by e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org.
We do not use your e-mail address or other personally identifiable information to send commercial or marketing messages without your consent, except as part of a specific program or feature for which you will have the ability to opt-in or opt-out. We may, however, use your e-mail address without further consent for nonmarketing or administrative purposes such as sending newsletters and alerts about articles on the site.
We do not give information about you to government agencies, organizations, or anyone else unless one of the following applies:
- You have consented.
- You would expect us to or we have told you we will.
- It is required or authorized by law.
- It will prevent or lessen a serious and imminent threat to somebody’s life or health.
- The disclosure is reasonably necessary for law enforcement or the protection of public revenue.