As a general visitor to this Site, you are not required to provide us with any personal information, we do not monitor or collect any personally identifiable information from you or your use of the public portions of our Site, and you agree that we provide no assurances regarding the protection of such information. We may track the number of users who visit particular portions of our Site, but such aggregate numbers do not identify any specific individual. We may also record the location of your computer on the Internet, for systems administration and troubleshooting purposes, and to report aggregate information.
Our Site may contain links to other sites. Other sites may also reference or link to our Site. We are not responsible for the privacy practices or the content of such other sites.
The confidentiality of any communication or material transmitted via our Site or by email cannot be guaranteed. When disclosing any personal information, all users should remain mindful of the fact that it is potentially accessible to others, and consequently, can be collected and used by others without user consent. Accordingly, users should consider carefully if they want to submit sensitive information that they would not want disclosed and should recognize that their use of the Internet and our Site is solely at their own risk. We have no responsibility or liability for the security of personal information transmitted via the Internet.
Cookies are sometimes used to collect data that is considered personal. For example, IP addresses and data linked to the IP address, but not personal data directly attributable to a specific individual. The purpose is to create personalized and relevant content for our Site visitors.
Cookies may be deleted automatically when the user closes their web browser (session cookies) or stored on the user’s computer to facilitate future Site visits (permanent cookies). Permanent cookies will be automatically deleted after a specified period of time.
Certain cookies from third parties, such as Google Analytics, are also used on this Site. These cookies are used to improve your user experience, select language, collect statistics regarding the number of Site visitors, and obtain data about how the Site is being used. In some cases, these cookies may be used by a third party for its own purposes, and VHB shall not be responsible for any such use by a third party.