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Privacy Information

Who we are

We are the Safety and Health Historical Society (SHHS). Our web site is www.safetyandhealthhistory.org.
  

What personal data we collect and why we collect it
  

Patrons, Contributors, Subscribers, Donors and Purchasers

For those who choose to participate with SHHS through paid participation, we must collect your personal data in order to stay in contact with you and remind you when your paid participation will expire. We do not retain credit card or other payment and account information after completing a transaction with you and issuing a receipt.

For those who wish to donate cash to SHHS through credit card and similar services, we retain your personal data in order to thank you for your donation and to stay in touch with you. We do not retain your credit card or other payment and account information after issuing a receipt and thanking you for your donation unless you requested that we perform repeated transactions.

For those who purchase documents, articles and other items offered for sale on the SHHS website, we retain your personal data in order to thank you and issue you a receipt for your purchase and to stay in touch with you. We do not retain your credit card or other payment and account information after issuing you a receipt and thanking your for your purchase.
  

Sharing your information with others

SHHS must share your data with our bank and contracted credit card or other financial services that complete financial transaction with you on behalf of SHHS.
  

Marketing

SHHS may use your personal data to contact you about products, publications, services and other items that SHHS may offer to those who have interest in safety and health history.

We do not offer your personal data to any other organizations or individuals for marketing purposes.
  

How does SHHS protect your personal data

SHHS retains your personal data on its own business computers and limits access to its computers and facilities by any unauthorized persons. SHHS uses secure Internet transaction services to complete financial transactions. SHHS also backs up its  business records including your personal data using secure external services.
  

Shared accounts

Any personal data including credit card or other financial accounts that you share with someone else will be included with transactions you authorize with SHHS. 

 

Questions

Should you have any questions about SHHS policies related to retaining and using your personal data, please contact us by phone (217-485-3600) or email (info@safetyandhealthhistory.org).