The privacy, confidence, and trust of individuals who visit the LAINGS DIRECTLINE web site are important to us. No personal information is collected at this site unless it is provided voluntarily by an individual while participating in an activity that asks for the information. The following paragraphs disclose the information gathering and usage practices for the web site.
The site only collects the personal information that is necessary to provide the information or services requested by an individual. "Personal information" refers to any information relating to an identified or identifiable individual who is the subject of the information. This is the same information that an individual might provide when visiting a government office and includes such items as an individual's name, address, or phone number. We also collect statistical information that helps us understand how people are using the web site so we can continually improve our services. The information collected is not associated with any specific individual and no attempt is made to profile individuals who browse the web site. You may be asked to participate in surveys at this site. Participation is optional, and the choice to participate or not to participate will have no effect on your ability to use other features of the site.
The Site uses the collected information to respond appropriately to requests. This may be to respond directly to you or to improve the web site. E-mail or other information requests sent to the Site web site may be maintained. Survey information is used for the purpose designated in the survey.
LAINGS DIRECTLINE is committed to the security of the information that is either available from or collected by this web site. The site has taken multiple steps to safeguard the integrity of its telecommunications and computing infrastructure, including but not limited to, authentication, monitoring, auditing, and encryption.
This web site may have links to other web sites. These include links to web sites operated by other agencies, nonprofit organisations, and private businesses. LAINGS DIRECTLINE is not responsible for the content or privacy practices of these sites and suggests you review their privacy statements.