In accordance to the Training and Employment Guidance Letter No. 39-11 from U.S. DOLETA (http://wdr.doleta.gov/directives/attach/TEGL/TEGL_39_11.pdf) and the Texas Workforce Commission Letter No. WD 13-13 from the Texas Workforce Commission (http://www.twc.state.tx.us/boards/wdletters/letters/13-13.pdf); the following Privacy Policy describes how Workforce Solutions Cameron (“We“) collect and use the personally identifiable information (PII) you provide on our online website available at the Uniform Resource Locator (URL) address http://www.wfscameron.org (Our Site). It also describes the choices available to you regarding our use of your personally identifiable information and how you can access and update that information.

This policy only applies to our site. If you leave our site via a link or otherwise, you will be subject to the policy of that website provider. We have no control over that policy or the terms of the website. Please check these policies before you access these websites.

INFORMATION WE MAY COLLECT FROM YOU

We may collect and process the following data about you: • Information that you provide by filling in forms on our site. This includes information provided at the time of registration to access our site, subscribing to our service or requesting additional services. We may also ask you for information when you report a problem with our site. • If you contact us, we may keep a record of that correspondence. • We may also ask you to complete surveys that we use for research purposes. Although surveys are optional, they assist us in improving the quality of services. • Details of your visits to our site including, but not limited to, traffic data, location data, weblogs, operating system, browser usage and other communication data, whether this is required for our own billing purposes or otherwise and the resources that you access.

 

WHERE WE STORE YOUR PERSONAL DATA

The data we collect from you may be transferred to, and stored at, a destination in Workforce Solution Cameron’s secured network or in our secured hosting account provided by our third party vendor RackSpace (http://www.rackspace.com/). It may also be processed by staff operating in the United States who works for us or for one of our vendors. Such staff maybe engaged in, among other things, the fulfillment of your service requests, the processing of your payment details and the provision of support services. By submitting your personal data when registering to our site or by filling in electronic forms, you agree to this transfer, storing or processing. We will take all steps reasonably necessary to ensure that your data is stored if needed, treated securely and in accordance with this privacy policy.

SECURITY

All information you provide to us is stored on our secured servers. Any payment transactions will be encrypted and processed by a third party vendor. Our site has security measures in place to protect against the loss, misuse or alteration of the information under our control. We encrypt the transmission of the information using secure socket layer technology (SSL).Where we have given you (or where you have chosen) a password which enables you to access certain parts of our site, you are responsible for keeping this password confidential. We ask you not to share a password with anyone. Unfortunately, the transmission of information via the internet is not completely secure. Although we will do our best to protect your personal data, we cannot guarantee the security of your data transmitted to our site; any transmission is at your own risk. Once we have received your information, we will use generally accepted standards and security features to try to prevent unauthorized access.

USES MADE OF THE INFORMATION

We use information held about you in the following ways:

  • To ensure that content from our site is presented in the most effective manner for you and for your computer. • To provide you with information, products or services that you request from us or which we feel may interest you, where you have consented to be contacted for such purposes. • To carry out our obligations arising from any contracts entered into between you and us. • To allow you to participate in interactive features of our service, when you choose to do so. • To notify you about changes to our service.

We may also use your data, or permit selected third parties to use your data, to provide you with information about our services which may be of interest to you and we may contact you about these by mail, E-mail or telephone.

THIRD PARTY SERVICE PROVIDERS

We may at times provide information about you to third parties to provide various services on our behalf, such as processing credit card payments, serving advertisements, conducting contests or surveys, performing analyses of our products or customer demographics, shipping of goods or services, and customer relationship management. We will only share information about you that is necessary for the third party to provide the requested service. These companies are prohibited from retaining, sharing, storing or using your personally identifiable information for any secondary purposes.

In the event that we use third party advertising companies to serve ads on our behalf, these companies may employ cookies and action tags (also known as single pixel GIF or web beacons) to measure advertising effectiveness. Any information that these third parties collect via cookies and action tags is completely anonymous.

We may disclose your personal information to third parties if we are under a duty to disclose or share your personal data in order to comply with any legal obligation, our customers, or others. This includes exchanging information with other companies and organizations for the purposes of fraud protection and credit risk reduction.

If you would like more information about this practice and your choices contact us at info@wfscameron.org.

YOUR RIGHTS

Although we do not use personal data for any other purposes than what is stated in this policy, you have the right to ask us not to process your personal data for marketing purposes. We will usually inform you (before collecting your data) if we intend to use your data for such purposes or if we intend to disclose your information to any third party for such purposes. You can exercise your right to prevent such processing by unchecking the privacy policy or certain boxes in the electronic forms that our site uses to collect your data and/or avoid submitting such information to us. You can also exercise your rights at any time by contacting us at info@wfscameron.org.

Our site may, from time to time, contain links to and from the websites of our partner networks, advertisers and affiliates. If you follow a link to any of these websites, please note that these websites have their own privacy policies and that we do not accept any responsibility or liability for these policies. Please check these policies before you submit any personal data to these websites. You have the right to access information held about you. You may also request the cancellation and deletion of your account with us at any time by contacting us at info@wfscameron.org.

 

CHANGES TO OUR PRIVACY POLICY

Any changes we may make to our privacy policy in the future will be posted on this ( http://wfscameron.org/privacy-policy/)and, where appropriate, notified to you by e-mail or via message center on your account under “My WFS” main menu. However, we advise that you check this page regularly to keep up to date with any necessary changes.

CONTACT

Questions, comments and requests regarding this privacy policy are welcomed and should be addressed to: info@wfscameron.org