HIT Equipment International Pty Ltd
1. We respect your privacy
1.1. HIT Equipment International Pty Ltd respects your right to privacy and is committed to safeguarding the privacy of our customers and website visitors. We adhere tothe Australian Privacy Principles contained in the Privacy Act 1988 (Cth).This policy sets out how we collect and treat your personal information.
1.2. “Personal information” is information we hold which is identifiable as being
2. Collection of personal information
2.1. HIT Equipment International Pty Ltd will, from time to time, receive and store personal
information you enter onto our website, provided to us directly or given to
us in other forms.
2.2. You may provide basic information such as your name, phone number,
address and email address to enable us to send information, provide updates
and process your product or service order. We may collect additional
information at other times, including but not limited to, when you provide
feedback, when you provide information about your personal or business
affairs, change your content or email preference, respond to surveys and/or
promotions, provide financial or credit card information, or communicate with
our customer support.
2.3. Additionally, we may also collect any other information you provide while
interacting with us.
3. How we collect your personal information
4. Use of your personal information
4.1. HIT Equipment International Pty Ltd may use personal information collected from you to provide you with information, updates and our services. We may also make
you aware of new and additional products, services and opportunities
available to you. We may use your personal information to improve
our products and services and better understand your needs.
4.2. HIT Equipment International Pty Ltd may contact you by a variety of measures including, but not limited to telephone, email, sms or mail.
5. Disclosure of your personal information
5.1. We may disclose your personal information to any of our employees, officers, insurers, professional advisers, agents, suppliers or subcontractors insofar as reasonably necessary for the purposes set out in this Policy. Personal information is only supplied to a third party when it is required for the delivery of our services. 5.2. We may from time to time need to disclose personal information to comply with a legal requirement, such as a law, regulation, court order, subpoena, warrant, in the course of a legal proceeding or in response to a law enforcement agency request.
5.3. We may also use your personal information to protect the
copyright, trademarks, legal rights, property or safety of HIT Equipment Pty
Ltd, www.hit-equipment.com.au, its customers or third parties.
5.4. Information that we collect may from time to time be stored, processed in or transferred between parties located in countries outside of Australia.
5.5. If there is a change of control in our business or a sale or transfer of business assets, we reserve the right to transfer to the extent permissible at law our user databases, together with any personal information and non-personal information contained in those databases. This information may be disclosed to a potential purchaser under an agreement to maintain confidentiality. We would seek to only disclose information in good faith and where required by any of the above circumstances.
5.6. By providing us with personal information, you consent to the terms of this
disclose your personal information to third parties, we will request that the third party follow this Policy regarding handling your personal information.
6. Security of your personal information
6.1. HIT Equipment International Pty Ltd is committed to ensuring that the information you
provide to us is secure. In order to prevent unauthorised access or disclosure, we have put in place suitable physical, electronic and managerial procedures to safeguard and secure information and protect it from misuse, interference, loss and unauthorised access, modification and disclosure.
6.2. The transmission and exchange of information is carried out at your own risk.
We cannot guarantee the security of any information that you transmit to us, or receive from us. Although we take measures to safeguard
against unauthorised disclosures of information, we cannot assure you that
personal information that we collect will not be disclosed in a
7. Access to your personal information
7.1. You may request details of personal information that we hold about you in accordance with the provisions of the Privacy Act 1988 (Cth). A small
administrative fee may be payable for the provision of information. If you
would like a copy of the information which we hold about you or believe that any information we hold on you is inaccurate, out of date, incomplete,
irrelevant or misleading, please email us at [email protected]
7.2. We reserve the right to refuse to provide you with information that we hold about you, in certain circumstances set out in the Privacy Act.
8. Complaints about privacy
8.1. If you have any complaints about our privacy practices, please feel free to send in details of your complaints to Level 25, 88 Phillip St Sydney, NSW 2000 Australia. We take complaints very seriously and will respond shortly after receiving written notice of your complaint.
10.1. When you visit our website
When you come to our website (www.hit-equipment.com.au) we may
collect certain information such as browser type, operating system,
website visited immediately before coming to our site, etc. This information
is used in an aggregated manner to analyse how people use our site, such
that we can improve our service.
automatically accept cookies but you can choose to reject cookies by
changing your browser settings. However, this may prevent you from taking full advantage of our website.
10.4. Third party sites
Our site may from time to time have links to other websites not owned
or controlled by us. These links are meant for your convenience only.
Links to third party websites do not constitute sponsorship or endorsement or approval of these websites. Please be aware that HIT Equipment International Pty Ltd is not responsible for the privacy practises of other such websites. We encourage our users to be aware, when they leave our website, to read the privacy statements of each and every website that collects personal identifiable information.
30 October 2017