Myeloma Foundation of Australia Inc. T/A Myeloma Australia is committed to protecting your
privacy and developing technology that gives you the most powerful and safe on-line experience.
This Statement of Privacy applies to the Myeloma Australia web site and governs data collection
and usage. By using the Myeloma Australia website, you consent to the data practices described
in this statement.
Collection of your Personal Information
Myeloma Australia collects personally identifiable information, such as your e-mail address,
name, home or work address or telephone number. Myeloma Australia also collects anonymous demographic information, which is not unique to you, such as your post code, age, gender, preferences, interests and favourites.
There is also information about your computer hardware and software that is automatically collected by Myeloma Australia. This information can include: your IP address, browser type, domain names, access times and referring web site addresses. This information is used by Myeloma Australia for the operation of the service, to maintain quality of the service, and to provide general statistics regarding use of the Myeloma Australia web site.
Please keep in mind that if you directly disclose personally identifiable information or personally sensitive data through Myeloma Australia public message boards, this information may be collected and used by others.
Note: Myeloma Australia does not read any of your private on-line communications.
Myeloma Australia encourages you to review the privacy statements of web sites you choose to link to from Myeloma Australia so that you can understand how those web sites collect, use and share your information. Myeloma Australia is not responsible for the privacy statements or other content on web sites outside of the Myeloma Australia family of web sites.
Use of your Personal Information
Myeloma Australia collects and uses your personal information to operate the Myeloma Australia
web site and deliver the services you have requested. Myeloma Australia also uses your personally identifiable information to inform you of other products or services available from Myeloma Australia and its affiliates. Myeloma Australia may also contact you via surveys to conduct research about your opinion of current services or of potential new services that may be offered.
Myeloma Australia does not sell, rent or lease its customer lists to third parties. Myeloma Australia may, from time to time, contact you on behalf of external business partners about a particular offering that may be of interest to you. In those cases, your unique personally identifiable information (e-mail, name, address, telephone number) is not transferred to the third party. In addition, Myeloma Australia may share data with trusted partners to help us 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 Myeloma Australia and they are required to maintain the confidentiality of your information.
Myeloma Australia keeps track of the Web sites and pages our customers visit within Myeloma Australia in order to determine what Myeloma Australia services are the most popular. This data is used to deliver customised content and advertising within Myeloma Australia to customers whose behaviour indicates that they are interested in a particular subject area.
Myeloma Australia web sites 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 Myeloma Australia or the site; (b) protect and defend the rights or property of Myeloma Australia and, (c) act under exigent circumstances to protect the personal safety of users of Myeloma Australia or the public.
Myeloma Australia web site uses “cookies” to help you personalise your online experience. A cookie is a text file that is placed on your hard disk by a web page server. Cookies cannot be used to run programs or deliver viruses to your computer. Cookies are uniquely assigned to you, and can only be read by a web server in the domain that issued the cookie to you.
One of the primary purposes of cookies is to provide a convenience feature to save you time. The purpose of a cookie is to tell the web server that you have returned to a specific page. For example,
if you personalise Myeloma Australia pages, or register with Myeloma Australia sites or services,
a cookie helps Myeloma Australia to recall your specific information on subsequent visits. This simplifies the process of recording your personal information, such as billing addresses, shipping addresses, and so on. When you return to the same Myeloma Australia web site, the information
you previously provided can be retrieved, so you can easily use the Myeloma Australia features
that you customised.
You have the ability to accept or decline cookies. Most web browsers automatically accept cookies, but you can usually modify your browser setting to decline cookies if you prefer. If you choose to decline cookies, you may not be able to fully experience the interactive features of the Myeloma Australia services or web sites you visit.
Security of your Personal Information
Myeloma Australia secures your personal information from unauthorised access, use or disclosure. Myeloma Australia secures the personally identifiable information you provide on computer servers
in a controlled, secure environment, protected from unauthorised access, use or disclosure. When personal information (such as a credit card number) is transmitted to other web sites, it is protected through the use of encryption, such as the Secure Socket Layer (SSL) protocol.
Changes to this Statement
Myeloma Australia will occasionally update this Statement of Privacy to reflect company and customer feedback. Myeloma Australia encourages you to periodically review this Statement to be informed of how Myeloma Australia is protecting your information.
Myeloma Australia welcomes your comments regarding this Statement of Privacy. If you believe
that Myeloma Australia has not adhered to this Statement, please contact Myeloma Australia at email@example.com We will use commercially reasonable efforts to promptly determine and remedy the problem.