At VirtualScopics, we recognize the importance of protecting the privacy of the users of our web sites. The information about you collected on this web site is subject to this privacy statement. We may change this statement from time to time so please revisit this privacy statement to be sure that you are familiar with our current policies.
Collection of Information
VirtualScopics collects personally identifiable information such as name, address, telephone number, e-mail address or other information only when you voluntarily submit it to us. We will use this information to respond to requests for information and may use this information to contact you. We may also request that you provide us with demographic information or other information that we may use to help us serve you better. Any such information is held on a secure server operated by VirtualScopics (or by an agent of VirtualScopics performing services on our behalf). We will not sell or rent personally identifiable information to any other third party without your permission.
VirtualScopics also collects non-personally identifiable information in aggregate form relating to such matters as: the total number of visits to our web sites, the number of visitors to each page of our web sites, the Internet Protocol (IP) addresses of our visitors, and the time spent on our web sites. We use this information, which remains in aggregate form, to understand how our visitors use our web sites so that we can make them better. We may also use your IP address to help diagnose problems with our servers, and for purposes of system administration. We may also share this type of information with our agents, business partners, consultants or other outside companies.
VirtualScopics complies with the U.S.-EU Safe Harbor Framework and the U.S.-Swiss Safe Harbor Framework as set forth by the U.S. Department of Commerce regarding the collection, use, and retention of personal information from European Union member countries and Switzerland. VirtualScopics has certified that it adheres to the Safe Harbor Privacy Principles of notice, choice, onward transfer, security, data integrity, access, and enforcement. To learn more about the Safe Harbor program, and to view VirtualScopics certification, please visit http://www.export.gov/safeharbor/
We do not knowingly collect any personal information from anyone under the age of 13, nor do we knowingly market our web sites to anyone under the age of 13.
Please be advised that although we have tried to create a secure and reliable site for you, the confidentiality of any communication or material transmitted to/from this site cannot be guaranteed. We urge you to exercise caution when conveying personal information over the Internet. When disclosing any personal information, you should remain mindful that such information might be accessible by the public and, consequently, may be collected and used by others without your consent. You should also recognize that your use of the Internet and this site is solely at your own risk.
As a convenience to you, VirtualScopics may provide links from this web site to other web sites maintained by independent third parties. This privacy statement applies solely to the information collected on this web site. We are not responsible for the privacy practices of such other sites. We encourage you to be aware when you leave this site and to read the privacy policies of any web site that you may visit.
We welcome your questions and comments regarding this privacy statement and the use of your personal information. If you have any questions about this privacy statement or about our use of information, please contact us at (585) 249-6231.
Revised May 12, 2008