Privacy Notice for the
Vancouver Power & Sail Squadrons Web Site
Vancouver Power & Sail Squadrons
(VPS) has created this privacy notice to demonstrate our firm
commitment to internet privacy. The following discloses our policies
concerning the gathering and sharing of information through this
website. In brief, our policies are:
we monitor general trends in the use of our website but do not ever track individual visitors;
we do not collect information concerning individual visitors unless
that information is voluntarily disclosed, for example by filling out
our online response form;
we do not share the information voluntarily disclosed to us with any other organization;
at any time, users who have signed up for a specific service can have their names removed from the relevant mailing list.
For further information, please see below.
Normal Website Usage
You can visit all portions of the vpsboat.org
web site without telling us who you are and without revealing any
personal information. The only information we collect from a normal
website visit is the name of your Internet service provider, the
browser and type of machine you are using, the website that referred
you to us, the pages you request and the date and time of those
This information is collected on an aggregate basis only. For example,
Vancouver Power & Sail Squadron (VPS) tracks which pages are most
popular among visitors as a whole, but we do not track information on
which pages an individual visitor might look at during a visit to our
site. We do not collect any other information -- such as the name,
mailing address, email address, or phone number of the visitor --
without the visitor's knowledge and permission.
All information that we collect is used for internal review only and
not shared with third parties. We use this information to generate
statistics and measure site activity to improve the usefulness of the
site to our visitors.
Collection of Personally Identifiable Information
There are instances where Vancouver Power & Sail Squadron (VPS)
requests personally identifiable information, such as name, mailing
address, email address, and possibly additional information, to provide
you with specific services or correspondence.
The vpsboat.org website will not post personal contact information
for visitors, including their email address, street address and phone
numbers, without that individual's consent.
This site contains hypertext links to other sites. Vancouver Power & Sail Squadron
is not responsible for the privacy practices or the content of such Web sites.
Vancouver Power & Sail Squadrons (VPS) makes every effort to insure
the secure collection and transmission of sensitive user information.
However, your confidential use of this site cannot be guaranteed by
Vancouver Power & Sail Squadrons (VPS). Vancouver Power & Sail
Squadrons (VPS) shall not be responsible for any harm that you or any
person may suffer as a result of a breach of confidentiality in respect
to your use of this site or any information you transmitted to this