Varel Privacy Statement

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I. Personally-Identifiable Information
Varel International Ind., LLC ("Varel") is committed to respecting the privacy of all persons using this Web site. This site collects only the personally-identifiable information from you if you choose to provide this information to us. Personally-identifiable information collected with your consent may include, for example, name, contact information, resume information, or any inquiries you may make via our Web site by inputting information through various interactive features, filling out registrations, submitting inquiries, placing orders, etc.

II. How We May Obtain and Use Your Personal Information
Any information you provide us will be stored in our systems for internal use only. We will use such information to provide you with the requested information, goods, services or materials, for internal research, for marketing and data analysis, to send you updates and news concerning Varel, and to better assist you with any future requirements. It is our policy not disclose, sell, market, or trade your personal information to any unaffiliated third party without your prior permission. However, we may transfer or disclose your information to our affiliates, divisions, employees, partners, contractors, and suppliers subject to use only as set forth herein. Please note, however, that your information will not be considered subject to any obligation of confidentiality. We may disclose your information to any person, specifically to any government agency, without notice, if we in good faith believe that such is required in order to comply with law, to protect Varel interests (including this Web site), and in response to any emergency situation.

III. Use of “Cookies”
Part of our data collection process may involve the use of “cookies,” which are small pieces of identifying information placed and stored on your computer by our server which enable our system to more readily “recognize” you when you visit. It is our policy that any information obtained through the use of cookies will only be used internally by Varel to better provide service to you and to evaluate and improve the effectiveness of the Web site. Cookies are used to determine whether a visitor is unique or whether the visitor has viewed our site before. Cookies are optional and do not affect the operability of our site. While most browsers are set to accept cookies by default, you can set yours to refuse cookies or to alert you before accepting them. Your browser manufacturer has information on changing the default setting to your specific browser. Cookies will not be used to track your activities outside of the Varel Web site or for any purpose not disclosed herein.

IV. Protection of Your Personal Information
While we strive to undertake appropriate and reasonable measures to safeguard your information, please remember that, due to the many technical uncertainties, complete security of Internet transmissions cannot be guaranteed. Therefore, you understand and agree that Varel is unable to provide any warranty, guarantee or representation concerning the existence or effectiveness of any security measures undertaken. Varel is not liable for any claims, losses, or damages which may result from access by or an unauthorized third party, or the introduction of viruses, worms, or other harmful elements into the system and their possible effects on personal information contained on the Web site.

V. Limitation of Liability
In no event will Varel, its affiliates and divisions, and their respective employees, officers, directors, contractors, suppliers, vendors, insurers or agents, be liable to you or to any other person for any costs, damages (including consequential damages), or liability of any nature, arising from any cause, resulting form the collection, use, transfer, processing, handling, content, or storage of personal information obtained or submitted by you resulting from your access and use of this Web site.

Contact Info:
If you have any questions or comments about this Privacy Statement or the collection/use of your information, please contact our Webmaster.