Protection of Information

PIAA District IV values the trust its visitors place in the program. Accordingly, PIAA District IV adheres to the highest ethical standards in gathering, using, and safeguarding visitor information that is entrusted to the program.

Use and Collection of Information

PIAA District IV does not rent, sell, or exchange information about its visitors. Access to information about PIAA District IV visitors is restricted to PIAA District IV family of business. Third parties that need access to PIAA District IV's visitor information in order to provide operational or other support services to PIAA District IV must agree to safeguard visitor information in strict compliance with PIAA District IV policy.

PIAA District IV gathers only the visitor information that is needed to administer its business, provide superior service, and communicate offers on merchandise and services that PIAA District IV believes will be of interest to its visitors.

PIAA District IV limits access to customer information to those employees who need it to carry out their business functions. PIAA District IV educates its employees about PIAA District IV policies and practices in regard to safeguarding customer information; preventing its unauthorized access, use or disclosure; and, ensuring its proper handling.

Accuracy and Security of Information

PIAA District IV makes all reasonable efforts to ensure that the visitor information it maintains is accurate, timely, and secure.

PIAA District IV will monitor and adopt, as appropriate, new technological developments that are designed to aid in ensuring the accuracy and security of visitor information.

PIAA District IV enforces its policies in regard to gathering, access, and use of personal visitor information by its employees and authorized third parties.

Personally Identifiable Information

PIAA District IV collects personally identifiable information (such as name, address, telephone number, or e-mail address) from Website visitors only when visitors voluntarily provide such information to PIAA District IV. PIAA District IV visitors who do not want their personally identifiable information collected online are asked not to submit such information to PIAA District IV.

Website visitors are informed that when they provide PIAA District IV with personally identifiable information online, that information is kept within PIAA District IV. Visitors are further informed that, unless specifically stated otherwise, the personally identifiable information may be stored and used by PIAA District IV to better understand its customers' needs, to improve PIAA District IV products and services, and to contact customers regarding offers that may be of interest to them.

If visitors previously provided their e-mail addresses to PIAA District IV and would like to have their e-mail addresses removed from PIAA District IV e-mail mailing lists, PIAA District IV asks them to send an e-mail message to http://www.piaad4.net/contact/. PIAA District IV informs such visitors that it will use reasonable efforts to delete their e-mail addresses from its existing files.

Children

PIAA District IV has no intention of collecting personally identifiable information (name, address, telephone number, or e-mail address) from children (individuals under the age of 13) online and using that information for marketing purposes. Where appropriate, PIAA District IV will specifically instruct children not to submit such information on PIAA District IV.

If a child has provided PIAA District IV with an e-mail address, PIAA District IV asks that a parent or guardian of the child contact PIAA District IV at http://www.piaad4.net/contact/ if they would like the e-mail address deleted from PIAA District IV e-mail mailing lists. PIAA District IV informs customers that it will use reasonable efforts to delete such e-mail addresses from its existing files.

Personally Identifiable Information Collected Automatically

PIAA District IV may collect information from Website visitors that is not personally-identifiable, including the visitor's operating system, browser, domain name, and the specific web pages on PIAA District IV that are accessed or visited. PIAA District IV only collects this information in the aggregate, and only uses it to improve PIAA District IV.

Information Placed Automatically on Visitors' Computers

PIAA District IV informs Website visitors that when they visit PIAA District IV, PIAA District IV may store some information on the visitor's computer in the form of a "cookie" or similar file. These files allow PIAA District IV to tailor a Website to reflect a customer's listed or historical preferences. Most Web browsers allow Web users to exercise control over such files on their computers by erasing them, blocking them, or notifying the user when such a file is stored. PIAA District IV visitors are asked to refer to their browser's instructions to learn about those functions.