At PiPro Private Investigations legally entitled as PrivX Inc. we make sure that the information collected is discreet and protected.
We protect personal information in accordance with the requirements of Canada’s Personal Information Protection and Electronic Documents Act (PIPEDA), which sets out standards pertaining to the collection, use and disclosure of personal information. CPIO will only collect personal information on individuals where there is a potential contravention of the law, a breach of agreement or other circumstances that permit us to legally collect this information under the laws of Canada.
“Investigative Body” status allows for the collection and dissemination of information without the individual’s consent if there has been a contravention of a law or breach of an agreement.
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PiPro Private Investigations acknowledges that it is responsible for personal information collected and maintained by it or which is under its control. We protect information with appropriate physical, technological, organizational safeguards and security measures.
We collect personal information for the sole purpose of providing investigative services to clients. Personal information that we collect is your name, email, contact information, or may include information pertaining to individuals involved in criminal activity, individuals suspected of involvement in criminal activity, individuals with knowledge of criminal activity, and individuals who may advance an investigation by providing information relating to the identity of those involved or suspected of criminal activity.
Additional purposes for which personal information is collected or used by our organization may be identified at the time before or after of collection.
PiPro Private Investigations will obtain the appropriate consent from individuals for the collection, use or disclosure of personal information except where the law provides an exception (outlined in Section 7 of the Personal Information Protection and Electronics Act, S.C. 2000, c.5 (PIPEDA). We may obtain express consent for the collection, user disclosure of personal information, or when we determine that consent has been applied by the circumstances. acknowledges that it is responsible for personal information collected and maintained by it or which is under its control. We protect information with appropriate physical, technological, organizational safeguards and security measures.
Express consent is specific authorization given by the individual to PiPro Private Investigations, either orally or in writing. Implied consent is when the PiPro Private Investigations has not received a specific consent but the circumstances allow us to collect, use, or disclose personal information.
An individual may withdraw his consent at any time upon reasonable notice.
The personal information that we collect will be limited to that which is necessary for the purposes identified by PiPro Private Investigations and our clients.
Limiting Use, Disclosure, and Retention
Personal information shall not be used or disclosed for purposes other than those for which it was collected, except with the consent of the individual or as required by law. Personal information shall be retained only as long as necessary for the fulfillment of those purposes.
Personal information shall be as accurate, complete, and up-to-date as is necessary for the purposes for which it is to be used. Our goal is to minimize the possibility that inappropriate information may be used to make a decision. The process for ensuring accuracy and compliance will involve:
- Initial collection from client
- Client will be asked to verify accuracy and completeness
- Regular reviews; and
- Verifying accuracy.
PiPro Private Investigations will protect personal information with security safeguards appropriate to the sensitivity of the information. This includes appropriate protection of electronic documentation stored at or transmitted from PiPro Private Investigations.
We do not regularly use “cookies” to track how our visitors use the site. Whenever we enable “cookies” to facilitate your transactions, we will first inform you.
California Online Privacy Protection Act Compliance
Because we value your privacy we have taken the necessary precautions to be in compliance with the California Online Privacy Protection Act. We therefore will not distribute your personal information to outside parties without your consent.
Our website includes sections aimed towards children. The collection of their personal information is done with the consent of the parents or the guardians.
Visitor information is not disclosed to anyone except personnel who need the information, e.g., to respond to a request.
If you join an online discussion group, we may ask you to volunteer personal information such as your name and email address for the purposes of effective administration of the discussion group. In some cases, our groups are limited to member-only discussions and as such can not be accessed by the general public. We will notify you as to whether you are joining a closed (limited) or open (public) discussion.
An individual may address a challenge concerning PiPro Private Investigations compliance with the principles governing the collection, use or disclosure of personal information by referring any inquiries.