PRIVACY POLICY

Practicar Edmonton is committed to respecting the privacy of our clients. In order to communicate our commitment, we have this Privacy statement to advise you of our privacy policy and how to contact us with any questions you may have about our handling of your personal information.

 

COLLECTION OF PERSONAL INFORMATION

When you contact one of our offices to rent, purchase or lease a vehicle, we must collect certain personal information from you. We only collect information that is essential for us to provide our service to you. The information that we typically collect from our customers includes:

Name

Home and or business Address

Contact Phone Number(s)

Date of Birth

Method of payment (Credit card – Account number and Expiration date)

Drivers License Number and Province or Country of Issuance

Any other Information Required to Facilitate the Transaction (e.g. insurance policy etc.)

 

In the instance of a cash only transaction or a sale of a vehicle, we may require additional information such as:

Home Owner Information (e.g. rent or own)

Personal Vehicle Information (e.g. license number, VIN and description)

Banking Contact Information

Employment Contact Information

Character References

Other Information as Required or Requested by Finance Sources for Sales

 

PURPOSES OF COLLECTION

The personal information we collect from you will only be used for reasonable purposes and, subject to limited statutory exceptions; you will be notified of those purposes before the information is collected. Typically, the purposes for which we collect personal information from our customers include:

 

Confirming an individual’s identity

Contacting the individuals that have provided their personal information

Providing the services that have been requested

Administering the customer’s rental or purchase

Researching, developing, managing, protecting and improving our services

Conducting customer satisfaction surveys

Maintaining and developing our software and other business systems

Credit verification

 

Practicar Edmonton does not sell any information that you may provide to outside sources.

 

DISCLOSURE OF PERSONAL INFORMATION

 

In order to provide our services to our customers, it is sometimes necessary for us to disclose your personal information to third parties. We will only disclose your personal information to others when it is reasonable to do so and we will only disclose as much information to the third party as is necessary to satisfy the purpose of the disclosure.

 

During the course of our business activities, we may disclose personal information to the following organizations:

 

To credit card issuers

To credit reporting and fraud checking agencies

To debt collection agencies

To government or private organizations processing traffic or parking violations

To driver licensing authorities

To government regulatory and law enforcement agencies where required

To insurance companies for claims processing and miscellaneous inquiries

To garages or dealerships initiating the rental or other service

To warranty companies for verification of service

To third party banks or finance sources for the purpose of obtaining funding approval

 

If we do disclose your personal information to a third party, we will take steps to ensure that the party handles the information in the same manner and to the same standards.

 

ACCESSING AND CORRECTION OF YOUR PERSONAL INFORMATION

 

Subject to certain legislated exemptions, you are entitled to access:

Your personal information contained in a record that is in our custody or control

The purposes for which your personal information has been and is being used by us

The names of the persons or companies to whom and circumstances in which your personal information has been and is being disclosed

You are also entitled to request that we correct any errors or omissions in your personal information. In order to request access to, or a correction of, your personal information, you must send a written request to the address set out at the bottom of this statement. Upon receipt of your request, we will make every reasonable effort to assist you and to respond to you request as accurately and completely as possible. Depending on the nature of your request, we may charge you a fee for processing your request.

 

ACCURACY OF YOUR PERSONAL INFORMATION

As part of our privacy commitment to you, we will undertake to make every reasonable effort to ensure that all of your personal information that we have collected, used or disclosed is accurate and complete. In order to maintain accuracy of your personal information for as long as it is used for the purpose set out above, your prompt notification of any changes to your personal information will assist us.

PROTECTION OF PERSONAL INFORMATION

We have made reasonable security arrangements to protect your personal information from such risks as: unauthorized access, collection, use, disclosure, copying, modification, disposal or destruction.

RETENTION OF PERSONAL INFORMATION

We have put in place a retention schedule based on our legal and accounting practices that limit the length of time we will keep the personal information you have provided to us. At the end of the relevant period, we will dispose of your personal information in a secure manner.

 

CONTACT US

 

Randy Allan, Owner

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Practicar Edmonton

10575 116 Street

Edmonton, AB

T5H 3L8

(780) 433-0999