The industryinsights247.com website ("Website") and the information and materials that it contains have been prepared by Industry Insights, Inc. ("Industry Insights") for the primary purpose of providing benchmarking information and other data analysis services to organizations or registered users ("Subscriber") on the Website. Use of this Website and its pages constitutes acceptance of the terms listed below. The following is a legal agreement ("Agreement") between Industry Insights and you. By accessing or using this Website you acknowledge that you have read, understood, and agree to be bound by this Agreement. Please read this Agreement carefully because the terms are binding upon you. If you are a regular user of the Website, please check this Agreement for updates. If you do not accept these terms, please discontinue use of this Website. The information contained within the Website is for informational purposes only, and should not be construed as advice, an offer to enter into a contract, or an acceptance of any offer to enter into a contract.
At its discretion and without any notice, Industry Insights may change, alter, suspend, or discontinue this Website at any time and for any reason. This Website may become unavailable due to maintenance or malfunction of computer equipment, the Internet, acts of god or other reasons, including reasons outside the control of Industry Insights. Use of this Website constitutes an agreement to waive any claim you might otherwise have against Industry Insights that arises from your use of this Website or information provided by this Website. In addition, use of this Website constitutes an agreement to indemnify, hold harmless and defend Industry Insights from any claims, damages, losses, liabilities and all costs and expenses of defense, including but not limited to, attorneys' fees, resulting directly or indirectly from a claim by a third party that alleges injury, damage or harm in whole or in part arising from the provision by you of information from, or claimed to be from, this Website, or that in any way arises from your use of this Website or information provided by this Website in violation of these terms. This Website is intended for use only by adults. You must be at least 18 years of age and possess the legal authority to form legally binding contracts under applicable law to use the Website.
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We may (but need not) monitor, edit, or remove any content from this Website that violates this Agreement.
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The information presented on this Website is provided "as is" without representation or warranty of any kind -- as to suitability, reliability, applicability, merchantability, fitness, noninfringement, result, outcome or any other matter. Industry Insights does not represent or warrant that such information is or will be always up-to-date, complete, or accurate. Any representation or warranty that might be otherwise implied is expressly disclaimed.
You agree that Industry Insights is not liable to you or others, in any way or for any damages of any kind or under any theory, arising from this Website, or your access to or use of or reliance on the information in or through this Website, including but not limited to liability or damages under contract or tort theories or any damages caused by viruses contained within electronic files of this Website or any linked Website, regardless of prior notice to Industry Insights.
The information collected by Industry Insights through the Website falls into two categories: (1) information voluntarily supplied by visitors to our Website and (2) information gathered via automated means as visitors navigate through our Website.
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The following types of personal information may be collected, stored, and used:
When you become a registered user (Subscriber) for any online survey administered by Industry Insights, or if you request any other products, services, information or materials from us, we ask you to provide us with certain contact information, including your name, organization name, address, email address, telephone number. We use this information to process your survey participation benefits or other requests, and to provide other products, information and services to you.
Your contact information will only be shared with outside parties as necessary in order to complete your transaction. We also use your contact information as part of your user profile. We may also use your email address to provide information and reports to you.
When you participate in any online survey administered by us, you will also be required to provide us with certain requested financial, operational, and/or compensation and employment information regarding your organization as part of the survey process. All such survey-related information shall be used by Industry Insights or its affiliated parties for survey purposes and shall be integrated into Industry Insights database of collected survey data which is made available to survey participants/subscribers in aggregate form.
We may disclose your personal information:
Notwithstanding the foregoing, however, the survey information which you provide will only be made available to others in aggregate form, such that the information will not be identifiable as pertaining solely to you or to your specific organization, or to any one specific individual associated with a specific organization.
We may also use any information which you provide to us or a sponsoring association in your membership profile and to analyze use of our website and to make changes to both the design and content of our site in order to provide better service. Finally, we may compile non-identifiable information about you and other users of our site in aggregate form and provide this information to third parties for market analysis and other purposes. Notwithstanding anything herein, we reserve the right to provide identifiable information about you to third parties if it is reasonably determined by us to be advisable to provide such information in order to comply with any legal proceeding, including a search warrant, court order, or any governmental audit, investigation or proceeding.
We also provide your contact information to the sponsoring associations in which you have indicated that you or your organization is a member. This is provided to the associations solely for the purpose of coordinating survey promotion to their members and to ensure their participating members receive the appropriate benefits of participating in the survey.
Except as set forth herein, Industry Insights shall take reasonable steps to avoid any disclosure of any identifiable information about you to unrelated or unaffiliated companies or third parties without your prior authorization. However, while we strive to protect your information with data encryption software, and Industry Insights office security procedures, we cannot guarantee the absolute security of the information you transmit to us. Like other forms of communication or records storage, the security of electronic data transfers or storage may be compromised. Accordingly, please be advised that your use of this site is at your own risk.
We maintain servers in multiple locations and your information may be processed on servers located outside of the country where you live. Data protection laws vary among countries, with some providing more protection than others. Regardless of where your information is processed, we apply the same protections described in this policy. We also comply with certain legal frameworks relating to the transfer of data.
When we receive formal written complaints, we respond by contacting the person who made the complaint. We work with the appropriate regulatory authorities, including local data protection authorities, to resolve any complaints regarding the transfer of your data that we cannot resolve with you directly.
We take precautions to protect any information you submit to our website. Your information is encrypted and transmitted to us in a secure way. You can verify this by looking for a closed lock icon in your web browser address bar or looking for "https" at the beginning of the address of the web page.
Keeping your information accurate and up-to-date is very important. Inaccurate or incomplete information could impact our ability to deliver relevant services to you. Please let us know about any changes that may be required to your personal information using the contact us feature of this Website.
This Website is not intended for children, and we do not knowingly collect, use, or disclose information of children under the age of thirteen (13) without the consent of their parents or legal guardians. In an instance where such information was collected, it would be purely accidental and unintentional.
Information that we collect may be transferred to the following countries which do not have data protection laws equivalent to those in force in the European Economic Area: the United States of America, Russia, Japan, China, and India.
Personal information that you publish on our website or submit for publication on our website may be available, via the internet, around the world. We cannot prevent the use or misuse of such information by others.
You expressly agree to the transfers of personal information described in this section.
This section sets out our data retention policies and procedure, which are designed to help ensure that we comply with our legal obligations regarding the retention and deletion of personal information.
Personal information that we process for any purpose or purposes shall not be kept for longer than is necessary for that purpose or those purposes.
Notwithstanding the other provisions of this section, we will retain documents (including electronic documents) containing personal data:
We will take reasonable technical and organizational precautions to prevent the loss, misuse, or alteration of your personal information.
We will store all the personal information you provide on our secure (password- and firewall-protected) servers.
All electronic financial transactions entered into through our website will be protected by encryption technology.
You acknowledge that the transmission of information over the internet is inherently insecure, and we cannot guarantee the security of data sent over the internet.
You are responsible for keeping the password you use for accessing our website confidential; we will not ask you for your password (except when you log in to our website).
You may instruct us to provide you with any personal information we hold about you; provision of such information will be subject to the following:
We may withhold personal information that you request to the extent permitted by law.
You may instruct us at any time not to process your personal information for marketing purposes.
In practice, you will usually either expressly agree in advance to our use of your personal information for marketing purposes, or we will provide you with an opportunity to opt out of the use of your personal information for marketing purposes.
Our website includes hyperlinks to, and details of, third party websites. We have no control over, and are not responsible for, the privacy policies and practices of third parties.
Please let us know if the personal information that we hold about you needs to be corrected or updated.
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To keep up with the rapidly evolving Internet environment, Industry Insights will review and revise these practices from time to time and post updates at https://industryinsights247.com/privacy.html.
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Last updated January 8, 2019