SEAU respects the privacy of our members and other visitors to our web site. To protect online privacy, SEAU has implemented the following policy which may be amended at any time by posted amendments to this web page.
SEAU collects data to better serve our members and the engineering profession. It is our policy to collect and store only personal information that our members and visitors knowingly provide.
SEAU does not collect personal information from users browsing our web site. Users to the public areas of SEAU’s web site browse anonymously. SEAU does collect aggregate data from users browsing our web site. SEAU uses this information for purposes of statistical analysis of web site traffic. Aggregate data are only used for internal and marketing purposes, and SEAU does not provide any personal identification information. Information from SEAU Members, Conference Registrants, and Other Customers. There are a number of areas in the SEAU Member Log In area of the web site where we ask for and collect information about you, including personally identifiable information. Where we do, it is in order to serve you better, or is necessary to accomplish the service you are requesting. Examples include membership information (which may include name, address, email, telephone number and educational and professional experience information), conference and seminar registrations, security identifiers, shipping information, and product purchase information stored in online shopping carts.
Membership information in the SEAU database is used to generate SEAU mailing lists. This includes lists provided to SEAU Member Organizations. The mailing list may be used to inform you about SEAU services, products, conferences, meetings and events.
SEAU does not sell or rent email addresses to anyone outside of SEAU and its organizational entities. From time to time, to better serve our members and to supplement member dues, the SEAU mailing list, in part or as a whole, is released to other engineering and carefully selected third party organizations to provide you with information on technical products and services related to your profession, or information that we otherwise believe is useful to our members. You may instruct us not to share information about you in the SEAU mailing list with third parties by indicating this preference in your communication preferences in your online record, or by notifying us at seauexecutivedirector.com.
For your protection, we have taken a number of steps to maximize the security of financial transactions that are accepted on the SEAU web site. Credit Card processing is accomplished using secure processing services. Your entry of credit card information is encrypted when transmitted in secure mode. If for any reason you still feel uncomfortable submitting your credit card over the Internet, you can mail your information to us or call us on the phone.
REGARDLESS OF THE PRECAUTIONS TAKEN BY YOU OR BY NCSEA, "PERFECT SECURITY" DOES NOT EXIST ON THE INTERNET. NCSEA CANNOT ENSURE OR WARRANT THE SECURITY OF ANY INFORMATION YOU TRANSMIT TO THIS SITE OR NCSEA, AND YOU TRANSMIT SUCH INFORMATION AT YOUR OWN RISK.
All of the SEAU web servers are registered as secure servers using industry-standard certificate techniques. This enables all communication between our servers to be verified when services are requested between computers. All the personal information collected from you on our site, including names and addresses, is stored behind a "firewall," and defenses have been erected to seek to enhance the protection of your information from outside attack by hackers and curious visitors.
This web site contains links to other web sites, including third party organizations that provide SEAU member benefit programs. SEAU is not responsible for the privacy policies or content of such sites and you should read their terms and privacy policies before using them.
SEAU cooperates with law enforcement and other third parties to enforce laws. You authorize and recognize SEAU ‘s right and intention to disclose any information about you to law enforcement or other government officials as we, in our sole discretion, believe necessary or appropriate, in connection with an investigation of fraud, intellectual property infringements, or other activity that is or may be illegal or may expose us, service or content providers we work with, or you, to possible legal liability.
If any user suspects SEAU has handled its personal information in a manner that does not comply with this Privacy Statement, please notify us by email at seauexecutivedirector.com.