VisitLethbridge.com – Lethbridge Lodging
Association Policy Statement
the information and material contained in this web site is subject to copyright
which is owned by Lethbridge Lodging Association or by Lethbridge Lodging
Association “Affiliates”. Users of this site may download information for their
own reference, but no part of this site may be copied, reproduced, adapted or
transmitted in any form by any process for any commercial purpose without the
prior written consent of Lethbridge Lodging Association.
site has been established by Lethbridge Lodging Association for information
purposes only, with respect to the Southwest Alberta Region to provide its
customers information about Southwest Alberta, and the venues, facilities and
services Lethbridge Lodging Association and Lethbridge Lodging Association
Affiliates can provide. The information is intended for general use only and
nothing on this site constitutes an offer to enter into a legally binding
the security and privacy of your personal information is important to Lethbridge
Lodging Association and to the way we conduct our business in compliance with
laws on privacy and data protection in the areas in which we operate. This
collected by Lethbridge Lodging Association, how the information is used and
with whom the information may be shared.
continued use of this site following the posting of changes to this Privacy
Policy will mean you accept those changes.
Information Collected by "cookies"
quality of performance of our site, particularly the way search pages are
Lodging Association engages third party information management service providers
to help maintain efficient operations and improve delivery to the user. Because
such information management service providers may access our systems, such
information management service providers may have access to your information.
Lodging Association does not transfer or relinquish ownership of information
maintained about you within Lethbridge Lodging Association systems and
databases to such information management service providers but requires these
information management service providers to sign confidentiality agreements to
keep all confidential information and other proprietary information found in
our systems confidential. (TRUE)
Lodging Association reserves the right to share general demographic information
with advertisers or potential advertisers; however, profiles of individual
users are not shared, unless users expressly request information from our
members or request information from our site.
by providing personal information to Lethbridge Lodging Association, you
acknowledge that you expressly consent to our collection, use and disclosure of
are under 18, be sure to obtain your parent's or guardian's permission before
you send any information about yourself (your name, address, e-mail address,
etc.) to us or anyone else over the Internet. We encourage parents to get
involved with their children's online usage and to be aware of the activities
in which they are participating.
Use of Personal Information
you supply information about yourself for a specific purpose, we use the
information for only that purpose (such as to provide the service or
information you have requested). For example, you may be asked to give us
individual information to receive information. We may store your personal
information and comments for future use and reference in order to maintain an
appropriate record of our relationship with you. If there are legal
requirements relating to the period of time which we must retain your personal
information, we will comply with those requirements.
Disclosure of Personal Information
Lodging Association may share any of your personal information with Lethbridge
Lodging Association Affiliates or external suppliers, but only to fulfill the
purposes of use as described above. Lethbridge Lodging Association will not
sell or provide your personal information to any other party, unless you
provide us with explicit permission to do so or unless we are compelled by law
or in the good-faith belief that such action is necessary to conform to law or
to legal process served on Lethbridge Lodging Association.
person subscribing to the Lethbridge Lodging Association Newsletter (the
“Newsletter”) agrees to the following:
filling out the subscription form the reader (you) agree to receive via email
and/or other electronic forms of communication a Newsletter from Lethbridge
Lodging Association that entails updates, articles, pictures, surveys, links to
blogs, social networks and photo galleries periodically.
subscriber to the Newsletter may view, reproduce or store copies of articles
comprising the journal on condition the articles are used only for their
personal, non-commercial use. Specific written consent must be given by Lethbridge
Lodging Association prior to any commercial use.
participating in any Lethbridge Lodging Association contests may be required to
submit varying degrees of personal information, depending upon the nature of
the particular contest. The specific information to be collected and how it
will be used will be disclosed in the general contest rules and regulations
and/or in the referring contest page or newsletter. The names, addresses and
photograph or likeness of contest winners may be reproduced on the site or in
other advertising materials.
time to time, Lethbridge Lodging Association may conduct online surveys for
internal purposes or for third parties, to gather general information about
users and/or their views. Participation in these surveys is voluntary; no
information will be collected except that which is knowingly supplied by the
user. Identifying Personal Information will not be shared.
privacy policies refer to areas and services offered by Lethbridge Lodging
Association at the domain (web address) www.visitlethbridge.com. Lethbridge
Lodging Association linked sites may post their own privacy policies. Users are
encouraged to take the time to familiarize themselves with the privacy policies
of websites outside the Lethbridge Lodging Association site.
Lodging Association’s use of your information, please contact Lethbridge
Lodging Association at http://www.visitlethbridge.com/contact-info.asp.
information posted on www.visitlethbridge.com includes hypertext links or
pointers to information created and maintained by other public and/or private
organizations. This site provides these links and pointers solely for our
users' information and convenience.
users select a link to an outside website, they are leaving www.visitlethbridge.com
and are subject to the privacy and security policies of the owners/sponsors of
the outside website. Lethbridge Lodging Association, which manages
chinookcountry.com, does not control or guarantee the accuracy, relevance,
timeliness or completeness of information contained on a linked website. Lethbridge
Lodging Association does not endorse the organizations sponsoring linked
websites and we do not endorse the views they express or the products/services
Lodging Association cannot authorize the use of copyrighted materials contained
in linked websites. Users must request such authorization from the sponsor of
the linked website. Lethbridge Lodging Association is not responsible for
transmissions users receive from linked websites.
Lodging Association is not responsible for or liable in any way for commercial
transactions which users transact with linked websites.
information, software, products, and services published on this website may
include inaccuracies or errors, including pricing errors. In particular, Lethbridge
Lodging Association and the affiliated, co-branded and/or linked website partners
through whom we provide service, the Lethbridge Lodging Association Affiliates,
do not guarantee the accuracy of, and disclaim all liability for any errors or
other inaccuracies relating to the information and description of the hotel,
air, cruise, car and other travel products displayed on this website
(including, without limitation, the pricing, photographs, list of hotel
amenities, general product descriptions, etc.), much of which information is
provided by the respective suppliers. In addition, Lethbridge Lodging
Association and Lethbridge Lodging Association Affiliates expressly reserve the
right to correct any pricing errors on our website and/or on pending
reservations made under an incorrect price. In such event, we will offer you
the opportunity to keep your pending reservation at the correct price or, at
your option, we will cancel your reservation without penalty.
ratings displayed on this website are intended as only general guidelines, and Lethbridge
Lodging Association and Lethbridge Lodging Association Affiliates do not
guarantee the accuracy of the ratings. Lethbridge Lodging Association and Lethbridge
Lodging Association Affiliates and their respective suppliers make no guarantee
about the availability of specific products and services. Lethbridge Lodging
Association and Lethbridge Lodging Association Affiliates and their respective
suppliers may make improvements and/or changes on this website at any time.
Lodging Association and Lethbridge Lodging Association Affiliates, and their
respective suppliers make no representations about the suitability of the
information, software, products, and services contained on this website for any
purpose, and the inclusion or offering of any products or services on this
website does not constitute any endorsement or recommendation of such products
or services by Lethbridge Lodging Association and Lethbridge Lodging
Association Affiliates. All such information, software, products, and services
are provided "as is" without warranty of any kind. Lethbridge Lodging
Association and Lethbridge Lodging Association Affiliates, and their respective
suppliers disclaim all warranties and conditions that this website, its servers
or any email sent from Lethbridge Lodging Association and Lethbridge Lodging
Association Affiliates, and/or their respective suppliers are free of viruses
or other harmful components. Lethbridge Lodging Association and Lethbridge
Lodging Association Affiliates, and their respective suppliers hereby disclaim
all warranties and conditions with regard to this information, software,
products, and services, including all implied warranties and conditions of
merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose, title, and non-infringement.
carriers, hotels and other suppliers providing travel or other services on this
website are independent businesses and not agents or employees of Lethbridge
Lodging Association and Lethbridge Lodging Association Affiliates. Lethbridge
Lodging Association and Lethbridge Lodging Association Affiliates are not
liable for the acts, errors, omissions, representations, warranties, breaches
or negligence of any such suppliers or for any personal injuries, death,
property damage, or other damages or expenses resulting there from. Lethbridge
Lodging Association and Lethbridge Lodging Association Affiliates have no
liability and will make no refund in the event of any delay, cancellation,
overbooking, strike, force majeure or other causes beyond their direct control,
and they have no responsibility for any additional expense, omissions, delays,
re-routing or acts of any government or authority.
In no event
shall Lethbridge Lodging Association and Lethbridge Lodging Association
Affiliates, and/or their respective suppliers be liable for any direct,
indirect, punitive, incidental, special, or consequential damages arising out
of, or in any way connected with, your access to, display of or use of this
website or with the delay or inability to access, display or use this website
(including, but not limited to, your reliance upon opinions appearing on this
web site; any computer viruses, information, software, linked sites, products,
and services obtained through this website; or otherwise arising out of the
access to, display of or use of this website) whether based on a theory of
negligence, contract, tort, strict liability, or otherwise, and even if Lethbridge
Lodging Association and Lethbridge Lodging Association Affiliates and/or their
respective suppliers have been advised of the possibility of such damages.
your personal information, please email us at:
your concerns have not been addressed adequately, you can contact the Office of
the Privacy Commissioner at (613) 995-8210 ormailto:firstname.lastname@example.org or by
postal mail to:
of the Privacy Commissioner
the Government of Alberta’s Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy