Privacy and security policy
Smart Start Online Security
Physical, electronic and managerial procedures have been employed to safeguard the security and integrity of personal information.
Personal Information that Smart Start may collect online
Smart Start collects personal information through the online admission form. This information will never be shared with third parties. Should you not wish to submit this information online, you may do so directly at Smart Start.
How Smart Start uses information collected online
Unless you otherwise consent, we will use your personal information only for the purpose for which it is submitted, such as subscription to our e-newsletter, reply to your emails, handle your complaints and process inquiries and receive information regarding careers. Our research may lead to the publication of aggregate demographical data but will not result with the exception of the examples listed below, in the reporting or publication of any personal information provided to us.
How your information may be shared
We will never sell or rent your personal information.
Smart Start may release personal information under the following circumstances:
- Where release is required by law or regulation or is requested by a government agency; Where our records indicate an individual may be engaged in fraudulent activity or other deceptive practices that a governmental agency should be made aware of;
- To appropriate governmental authorities, where warranted by a company’s failure to participate in the advertising self-regulatory process or respond to an online privacy complaint. To appropriate persons, where your communication suggests possible harm to others.
Computer Tracking and Cookies
Our Web sites are not set up to track, collect or distribute personal information not entered by visitors. Our site logs do generate certain kinds of non-identifying site usage data, such as the number of hits and visits to our sites. This information is used for internal purposes by technical support staff to provide better services to the public and may also be provided to others, but, the statistics retained contain no personal information and cannot be used to gather such information.
A cookie is a small amount of data that is sent to your browser from a Web server and stored on your computer’s hard drive. Smart Start uses non-identifying cookies to provide easier site navigation and access to forms. You can still use Smart Start’s site if your browser is set to reject cookies. Our cookies do not generate personal data, do not read personal data from your machine and are never tied to anything that could be used to identify you.