Privacy Policy

 

orthoFAQ.com is committed to protecting your privacy. The following statement outlines our privacy policy. We do not require visitors to provide any information to use the website or search functionality, or to access all of the publicly available community features on our site.

 

Information You Give Us

Personally Identifiable Information: If you choose to sign up for an orthoFAQ.com membership to gain additional functionality, we will ask you to provide your name, age, email address and other optional information such as location, occupation, interests, social presence and institution. We will NOT disclose, sell or exchange your personally identifiable information to or with anyone, without your specific permission, except when we believe disclosure is absolutely necessary to: (1) comply with the law or legal process; (2) protect or defend the rights or property of orthoFAQ.com or others; (3) enforce this Agreement; or (4) respond to claims that the contents of any communications violate the rights of others.

 

Email Addresses: Members and visitors of orthoFAQ.com can readily access email any of the members who have chosen to be visible to public. Each member can turn off this functionality at any time if he/she so chooses.

 

Mailing List: Members are automatically enrolled for our mailing list service. Users can contact us anytime to have them removed. Our mailing list is used to keep you and others informed about orthopedics and orthoFAQ.com. We do not share or sell your information to any third parties. We may use data from the list in the form of aggregate statistics, which do not identify you, for tracking web usage only.

 

Automatic Information

Aggregated User Information That Does Not Identify Any User Individually: We perform statistical analysis of the collective characteristics and behavior of our members and visitors, to measure overall demographics and interests regarding specific areas of the orthoFAQ.com domain and to analyze how and where to use our resources. We also use the aggregate data collected to inform our sponsors and/or content partners as to the number of people who have seen and “clicked” on their advertisement and/or content. In addition, we may compile and disclose aggregate information about users for promotional or other purposes. For example, we might want to disclose that a certain percentage of our users are located within a particular geographic area.

 

Cookies: We use cookies for session tracking, and user preferences for registered users on our site. We may also use cookies to help us determine how long users view particular content, which particular content (e.g., advertising) users view, which content or sites users link to, and which orthoFAQ.com services members and visitors use.

 

We may at times use a few third party ad networks to serve ads on our site, such as Google Adsense and others. The cookies received with banner ads served by these networks are used to collect and build anonymous behavioral profiles by these companies to deliver targeted ads and tracking referrals, and we do not have access to this information.

 

Security

Data protection of our users is a special concern for us. Your password protects your user account and should be thus a strong password that is not used elsewhere. You should restrict access to your computer and browser and you should log-off after using orthoFAQ.com services. As a registered user, you are responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of your login name and password and for restricting access to your computer.

 

The orthoFAQ.com portal and our systems are protected through technical and organizational measures against loss, destruction, access, alteration or distribution of your data through unauthorized parties. A complete protection against all hazards is however not possible in-spite of frequent controls.

Links

orthoFAQ.com shall be entitled to display advertisement or other contents that contain hyperlinks to third-party websites. Only the provider of the website referred to shall be liable for illegal, erroneous or incomplete contents and particularly for damages that result from use or non-use of these links. We have no influence particularly on the data protection measures and contents of the sites linked to.

 

Access and Update of Profile Data, Deletion

You can access and change your profile data via your account-settings. You may cancel your subscription to this website at any time by sending notice of your cancellation by email to webmaster@orthofaq.com with “Delete Account” in the subject line.

 

If there is anything else we can do to protect your privacy, please let us know via our contact page.