Privacy Policy

At the IEFF, we collect and manage user data according to the following Privacy Policy. This document is part of the IEFF Terms of Service, and by using ieff.us (the “Website”), you agree to the terms of this Privacy Policy and the Terms of Service. Please read the Terms of Service in their entirety, and refer to those for definitions and contacts.

Data Collected

If you have decided to join the IEFF, we will collect your personal information (Name, email address and job information).

You are able to request to have your personal information removed by contacting us at info@ieff.us and we will follow up with such request as soon as possible.

Minors and children should not use the IEFF website.

Use of the Data

We will  only use your personal information to communicate with you about the IEFF activities.

We do not share personal information you have provided to us without your consent,

unless:

  • doing so is appropriate to carry out your own request;
  • we believe it’s needed to enforce our Terms of Service, or that is legally required;
  • we believe it’s needed to detect, prevent or address fraud, security or technical issues;
  • otherwise protect our property, legal rights, or that of others.

The IEFF is operated from the United States. If you are visiting the Website from outside the U.S., you agree to any processing of any personal information you provide us according to this policy.

The IEFF may contact you, by email or other means. For example, we may send you promotional emails relating to the IEFF or other third parties we feel you would be interested in, or communicate with you about your use of the website.  If you do not want to receive email from the IEFF, please opt out of receiving emails at the bottom of any of our emails.

Sharing of Data

We don’t share your personal information with third parties. We currently use Mailchimp (mailing list management). We listed below what data is used within MailChimp.

  • Mailchimp: name and email

We also use social buttons provided by services like Twitter, Google+, LinkedIn and Facebook. Your use of these third party services is entirely optional. We are not responsible for the privacy policies and/or practices of these third party services, and you are responsible for reading and understanding those third party services’ privacy policies.

We employ and contract with people and other entities that perform certain tasks on our behalf and who are under our control (our “Agents”). We may need to share personal information with our Agents in order to provide products or services to you. Unless we tell you differently, our Agents do not have any right to use Personal Information or other information we share with them beyond what is necessary to assist us. You hereby consent to our sharing of Personal Information with our Agents.

Changes to the Privacy Policy

We may amend this Privacy Policy from time to time. Use of information we collect now is subject to the Privacy Policy in effect at the time such information is used. If we make major changes in the way we collect or use information, we will notify you by posting an announcement on the Website or sending you an email.. A user is bound by any changes to the Privacy Policy when he or she uses the Services after such changes have been first posted.

Should you have any question or concern, please write to info@ieff.us.