Protecting your private information is our priority. This Statement of
Privacy applies to the
www.smcas.org and Southwestern Michigan Community Ambulance Service and
governs data collection and usage. For the purposes of this Privacy
Policy, unless otherwise noted, all references to Southwestern Michigan
Community Ambulance Service include SMCAS and smcas.org. The SMCAS
website is a advanced life support ambulance service site.
By using the SMCAS website, you consent to the data practices described
in this statement. Collection of your Personal Information SMCAS may
collect personally identifiable information, such as your name. If you
purchase SMCAS's products and services, we collect billing and credit
card information. This information is used to complete the purchase
transaction. We may gather additional personal or non-personal
information in the future.
Information about your computer hardware and software may be
automatically collected by SMCAS. This information can include: your IP
address, browser type, domain names, access times and referring website
addresses. This information is used for the operation of the service,
to maintain quality of the site, and to provide general statistics
regarding use of the SMCAS website.
SMCAS encourages you to review the privacy statements of websites you
choose to link to from SMCAS so that you can understand how those
websites collect, use and share your information. SMCAS is not
responsible for the privacy statements or other content on websites
outside of the SMCAS website.
Use of your Personal
SMCAS collects and uses your personal information to operate its
website(s) and deliver the services you have requested. SMCAS may also
use your personally identifiable information to inform you of other
products or services available from SMCAS and its affiliates. SMCAS may
also contact you via surveys to conduct research about your opinion of
current services or of potential new services that may be offered.
SMCAS does not sell, rent or lease its customer lists to third parties.
SMCAS may share data with trusted partners to help perform statistical
analysis, send you email or postal mail, provide customer support, or
arrange for deliveries. All such third parties are prohibited from
using your personal information except to provide these services to
they are required to maintain the confidentiality of your information.
SMCAS will disclose your personal information, without notice, only if
required to do so by law or in the good faith belief that such action
is necessary to: (a) conform to the edicts of the law or
comply with legal process served on SMCAS or the site; (b) protect and
defend the rights or property of SMCAS; and, (c) act under exigent
circumstances to protect the personal safety of users of SMCAS, or the
Security of your Personal
SMCAS secures your personal information from unauthorized access, use
or disclosure. When personal information (such as a credit card number)
is transmitted to other websites, it is protected through the use of
encryption, such as the Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) protocol.
Children Under Thirteen
SMCAS does not knowingly collect personally identifiable information
from children under the age of thirteen. If you are under the age of
thirteen, you must ask your parent or guardian for permission to use
Changes to this Statement
SMCAS will occasionally update this Statement of Privacy to reflect
company and customer feedback. SMCAS encourages you to periodically
review this Statement to be informed of how SMCAS is protecting your
SMCAS welcomes your questions or comments regarding this Statement of
Privacy. If you believe that SMCAS has not adhered to this Statement,
please contact SMCAS at:
Southwestern Michigan Community Ambulance Service
2100 Chicago Rd.
Niles, Michigan 49120
Effective as of June 01,