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Privacy Policy

Privacy Statement

Introduction

SkateGuard respects the trust you have placed upon us and we are committed to controllingand safeguarding the collection, use, protection and disclosure of your personal information.

Personal Information Defined

Personal information refers to information that specifically identifies you as an individual and is provided to, or collected by us. It includes, for example, your name, address, and social media handles.

Collection and Use of Personal Information

When you sign up for our mailing list to receive information about our upcoming workshops, latest news and podcast episodes, we will obtain personal information about you that will be kept on file in accordance with industry regulations. Only authorized individuals and entities have access to this information. The information that we collect allows us to identify you,communicate with you in a timely and efficient manner, protect you against possible fraud, and to comply with legal and regulatory requirements.

Personal Information to External Sources

Your personal information will be disclosed only to those external sources that provide services to us for the purpose of providing you with information or services. We require third party service providers to sign a Privacy Agreement to ensure that your information remains confidential. We may also be required to disclose your information to government agencies or law enforcement agencies.

Finally, SkateGuard does not disclose your information to any other organization to use for their own purposes. We do not sell your information to, or trade your information with anyone;nor do we share your information with organizations outside of our relationship with you that would use it to contact you about their own products or services.

Consent

Your consent is required before we may provide your information to any third parties. The consent that you provide to SkateGuard with regards to the collection, use and disclosure of your personal information may be cancelled at any time by providing written notice to us. Please be aware that the purposes for which we collect, use and disclose your personal information are central to our being able to provide you with our services. By withdrawing your consent, SkateGuard will no longer be in a position to provide you with requested information and services. Therefore, by maintaining your relationship with SkateGuard, you are providing consent to our collecting, using and disclosing your personal information, as set out in this agreement.

We do not require your consent to the collection, use and disclosure of your personal information where such collection, use and disclosure are reasonably required:

  • In the normal course of providing service to you
  • By a law enforcement or government agencies

Protection of Personal Information

We will take appropriate procedural, physical and technological safeguards to protect your information against unauthorized access and use. We retain your information only as long as we require it to provide services to you.

European Union Clients

If you are based in the European Union, the personal information collected from you is transferred and processed in Canada, a country which is not recognized by the European Commission as providing an equivalent level of protection for personal data as provided in the EU. By submitting your personal information to us, you expressly consent to the transfer of your personal data to recipients located outside of the European Economic Area. You may withdraw your consent to such transfer at any time or exercise certain additional rights with respect to the personal data of EU Data Subjects under the EU General Data Protection Regulatory(“GDPR”). Please note, however, that we will not be able to maintain your account without such personal information.

Retention of Personal Information

SkateGuard will retain your personal information on file until such time as you unsubscribe from our mailing list.

Access and Corrections to Personal Information

You may review the information you have provided to us and make corrections to it in a timely manner. We may request that you provide corrections in writing. We will take reasonable steps to ensure that your personal information is accurate and up-to-date.

Your Right to Widthdraw Consent

By opening an account with us, you are providing your consent for us to collect, use and release your personal information. If at any time you wish to withdraw this consent, please advise us.

Addressing Your Concerns

We will address and respond to any of your concerns about our handling of your information. You may address questions or privacy-related complaints to info@skateguardhockey.com or to 60 Bedford Road, Toronto, ON M5R 2K2.