Privacy Statement

A.P. Technologies ('APTECH') takes your privacy seriously. We have created this page to identify what APTECH will and won’t do with the information that is collected on our website and through the surveys we administer.

What this privacy policy covers

This Privacy Policy covers APTECH's treatment of personally identifiable information that we collect when you are on our website. This includes our treatment of any personally identifiable information. This policy also covers the data that is collected from survey participants. This policy does not apply to the practices of companies that we do not own or control or to people we do not employ or manage. This site contains links to other sites. APTECH is not responsible for the privacy practices or the content of such websites. We encourage you to read the posted privacy statement whenever interacting with any website.

Information collection and use

APTECH collects personally identifiable information when you use certain products or services, when you visit APTECH site pages, when you download product spec sheets, when you register for workshops, webinars, events and participate in our surveys. APTECH also automatically receives and records information on our server logs from your browser including your IP address, APTECH's cookie information and the page you requested. We use information for 3 (three) general purposes: to customise the content you and survey participants see and to fulfil your requests for certain products and services. Our website uses Google Analytics to collect and store your IP address and to track the site visits. The IP address collected will be used to identify the company you work for and will be saved along with the details such as company name, industry, size, location, email, phone number and postal address.

Information sharing and disclosure

APTECH will not sell or rent your personally identifiable information to anyone. APTECH will only send personally identifiable information about you to other people when: 

  • We have your consent to share the information; 
  •  We need to share your information to provide the product or service you have requested; 
  • We need to send the information to companies or people who work on behalf of APTECH to provide a product or service to you. (Unless we tell you differently, these companies / people do not have any right to use the personally identifiable information we provide to them beyond what is necessary to assist us.); 
  • We find that your actions on our website violate the APTECH Terms of Service, or any of our usage guidelines for specific products or services.

Surveys

APTECH will not publish, disclose, sell or rent any of the data collected from the surveys you participate in without your consent. If a minor has participated in a survey administered by APTECH staff the parent or guardian of the child can request to have his/her information deleted from our database. (If you wish to have your child’s data to be deleted please contact us). Please note that this is only possible if they participated in a survey that requested for their name or other identifiable data. Anonymous surveys do not collect any personal data and therefore participation in these surveys cannot be attributed to specific individuals. Request for consent will be collected prior to participation.

Cookie Policy

A cookie is a tiny file that’s stored on your computer that is used to improve user experience of our website, and also to share information about your use of our site with our advertising and analytics partners. Cookies store information regarding your preferences and other information specific to you and your use of our websites, which provides us with statistical data for improving our website and services.

APTECH uses the first-party Google Analytics cookie to track your return visits but not to identify you personally by name, email, or any other data.

We also use services for the embedding of media (videos, podcasts, presentations etc) that are stored on third-party servers, such as YouTube, and others. These third-party services may also use cookies for the same reasons we use them. We also use other marketing services that use cookies to provide you with a personalised service. Again, no personally identifiable data is collected.

Your ability to edit or delete your personal information

APTECH gives you the ability to edit your personal information and preferences at any time. You may request deletion of your account by sending us an email. To protect and validate your identity, the email must come from the email address on file for the account.

Possibility of changes to this privacy policy

APTECH may amend this policy from time to time. We advise you to check this site once every year to stay informed of any potential changes.