We respect your online privacy and identify your need for protection and management of any personal information you share with us.
Cookies and Other Tracking Technologies
Some webpages utilise “cookies” as well as other tracking technologies. A cookie is a small text file that may be used to collect information about website activity for instance. Some cookies and other technologies may serve to recall personal information previously indicated by a web user. Most browsers allow you to control cookies - you are able to accept them or remove them.
Browsers can be set to notify you when receiving a cookie, or you may prefer to block these with your browser. However, if you choose to delete or block cookies, you will need your original user ID and password to gain access.
We have adopted these principles to protect your privacy:
Notice: Collecting personal information on the web, we intend to post a purpose statement clarifying why this has been collected and whether we plan to share this information outside CareShield or with those working on our behalf. We do not intend to transfer personal information without consent to third parties.
Choice: You are able to choose whether or not to provide personal information to CareShield. The notice provided to you will help you to make this choice. If you choose not to provide information you are still able to visit the website, but access may be restricted to certain options, offers and services. If you choose to have a relationship with CareShield we will contact you in connection with that business relationship.
Security: Wherever your personal information may be held within CareShield or on its behalf, we intend to take reasonable and appropriate steps to protect the personal information that you share with us from unauthorised access or disclosure.
Access/Accuracy: To the extent that you do provide us with personal information, CareShield wishes to maintain accurate personal information. Where we collect personal information from you on the web, our goal is to provide a means of contacting CareShield should you need to update or correct that information. If for any reason those means are unavailable or inaccessible, you may send updates and corrections about your personal information to info@CareShield.com and we will make reasonable efforts to incorporate the changes in your personal information that we hold as soon as practicable.
Third Party Services
Third parties provide certain services available on CareShield.com on CareShield's behalf. CareShield may provide information, including personal information that CareShield collects on the web to third-party service providers to help us deliver programs, products, information, and services. Service providers are important means by which CareShield maintains its website and mailing lists. CareShield will take reasonable steps to ensure that these third-party service providers are obligated to protect personal information on CareShield's behalf.
CareShield does not intend to transfer personal information without your consent to third parties who are not bound to act on CareShield's behalf unless such transfer is legally required. Similarly, it is against CareShield's policy to sell personal information collected online without consent.
CareShield.com is not structured to attract children. Accordingly, we do not intend to collect personal information from anyone we know to be under 13 years of age.
Updated September 2023 (Policy CSQP069 issue 2).