Section 1: Accountability
Nahanni River Herbs is responsible for Personal Information under its control and shall designate one or more persons who are accountable for Nahanni River Herbs’s compliance with the following principles;
1.1 Responsibility for ensuring compliance with the provisions of the Canadian Personal Information Protection and Electronics Documents Act will rest with the senior management of Nahanni River Herbs, which shall designate one or more persons to be accountable for compliance with the Act. Other people within Nahanni River Herbs may be delegated to act on behalf of the designated person(s) or to take responsibility for the day-to-day collection and processing of Personal Information.
1.3 Nahanni River Herbs is responsible for personal information in its possession or control for processing. Nahanni River Herbs shall not, at any time, provide personal information to a third party, without express consent.
a) implementing procedures to protect personal information and to oversee the Nahanni River Herbs’s compliance with its own policy;
b) establishing procedures to receive and respond to inquiries or complaints;
c) training and communicating to staff about Nahanni River Herbs’s policies and practices; and
d) developing public information to explain its privacy policies and its privacy practices.
Section 2: Use of Personal Information
Personal information means information about an identifiable individual which includes, without limitation, name, address, telephone number, email address, fax number, social insurance number, name of employer, job title, business address and financial information.
Although we will keep your personal information private and confidential as between ourselves and Nahanni River Herbs’s associates. BY SUBMITTING PERSONAL INFORMATION TO US, YOU AGREE TO BE CONTACTED BY PHONE, EMAIL OR REGULAR MAIL WITH INFORMATION REGARDING A HOME BASED BUSINESS, SECONDARY INCOME SOURCE, OR A WORK FROM HOME OPPORTUNITY.
Section 3: Identifying Purposes for Collection of Personal Information
The Nahanni River Herbs has collected and will collect Personal Information for the purposes set out below and shall identify purposes for which Personal Information is collected at or before the time the information is collected;
3.1 The Nahanni River Herbs has collected and collects Personal Information for the following purposes:
a) to establish and maintain responsible commercial relations with individuals and to provide ongoing service;
b) to understand individual needs;
c) to develop, enhance, market or provide products and services;
d) operate as monthly marketing promotion involving “give-aways”; and
e) contacting Users by telephone, e-mail or regular mail with information regarding a home based business, secondary income source or a work from home opportunity.
3.2 Nahanni River Herbs shall specify orally, electronically or in writing the identified purposes to the person at or before the time Personal Information is collected. Upon request, persons collecting Personal Information shall explain these identified purposes or refer the person to a designated person within Nahanni River Herbs who shall explain the purposes.
3.3 Unless required by law, Nahanni River Herbs shall not use or disclose, for any new purpose, Personal Information that has been collected without first identifying the purpose and obtaining the consent of the person.
Section 4: Obtaining Consent for Collection, Use or Disclosure of Personal Information
The knowledge and consent of a person is required for the collection, use or disclosure of Personal Information, except where inappropriate.
4.1 The Nahanni River Herbs shall seek consent to use and disclose Personal Information at the same time it collects the information.
4.2 In obtaining consent, Nahanni River Herbs shall use reasonable efforts to ensure that a person is advised of the identified purposes for which Personal Information will be used or disclosed. Purposes shall be stated in a manner that can be reasonably understood by the person.
4.3 Nahanni River Herbs will only require the individuals consent to collection, use or disclosure of Personal Information as a condition of the supply of a product or service if such, use or disclosure is required to fulfill the identified purposes.
4.4 In determining the appropriate form of consent, Nahanni River Herbs shall take into account the sensitivity of the Personal Information and the reasonable expectations of the persons.
4.5 An individual may withdraw consent at anytime, (subject to legal or contractual restrictions and reasonable notice). Individuals may contact Nahanni River Herbs for more information regarding the implications of withdrawing consent.
Section 5: Limiting Collection of Personal Information
Nahanni River Herbs shall limit the collection of Personal Information to that which is necessary for the purposes identified by Nahanni River Herbs.
5.1 Nahanni River Herbs shall collect Personal Information by fair and lawful means.
5.2 Nahanni River Herbs collects Personal Information as a condition of the supply of a product or service for individuals.
Section 6: Limiting Use, Disclosure and Retention of Personal Information
Nahanni River Herbs shall not use or disclose Personal Information for purposes other than those for which it was collected, except with the consent of the person or as required by law. Nahanni River Herbs shall retain Personal Information only as long as necessary for the fulfillment of the purposes for which it was collected.
Nahanni River Herbs shall maintain reasonable and systematic controls, schedules and practices for information and records retention and destruction which apply to Personal Information that is no longer necessary or relevant for the identified purposes or required by law to be retained. Such information shall be destroyed, erased or made anonymous.
Section 7: Accuracy of Personal Information
Personal Information used by Nahanni River Herbs shall be sufficiently accurate and complete; so as to minimize the possibility that inappropriate information may be used about a person.
Nahanni River Herbs shall update Personal Information about persons as and when necessary to fulfill the identified purposes or upon notification by the person.
Section 8: Security Safeguards
Nahanni River Herbs shall protect Personal Information against such risks as loss or theft, unauthorized access, disclosure, copying, use, modification or destruction, through appropriate security measures. Nahanni River Herbs shall protect the information regardless of the format in which it is held.
Section 9: Openness Concerning Policies and Practices
Nahanni River Herbs shall make information about its policies and practices easy to understand, including:
b) the means of gaining access to Personal Information held by Nahanni River Herbs; and
c) a description of the type of Personal Information held by Nahanni River Herbs, including a general account of its use.
Nahanni River Herbs shall make available information to help persons exercise choices regarding the use of their Personal Information.
Section 10: Access to Personal Information
Upon request, Nahanni River Herbs shall afford to a person a reasonable opportunity to review the Personal Information in the persons file. Personal Information shall be provided in understandable form within a reasonable time and at minimal or no cost to the person.
Upon request, Nahanni River Herbs shall provide an account of the use and, and where reasonably possible, shall state the source of the information.
In order to safeguard Personal Information, an individual may be required to provide sufficient identification information to permit Nahanni River Herbs to account for the existence and use of Personal Information and to authorize access to the individuals file. Any such information shall be used only for this purpose.
Nahanni River Herbs shall promptly correct or complete any Personal Information found to be inaccurate or incomplete. Any unresolved differences as to accuracy or completeness shall be noted in the person’s file.
A person can obtain information or seek access to his or her Personal Information by contacting a designated representative at Nahanni River Herbs’s principal office.
Section 11: Challenging Compliance
The Nahanni River Herbs shall maintain procedures for addressing and responding to all inquiries or complaints from persons about Nahanni River Herbs’s handling of their Personal Information. If any person at any time has any questions or concerns about Nahanni River Herbs’s Privacy Practices, the person can either:
a) write to Nahanni River Herbs at privacy@NahanniRiverHerbs.com
b) provide information to Nahanni River Herbs through the internet as described above.
Nahanni River Herbs shall inform persons about the existence of these procedures as well as the availability of complaint procedures.