Purrestore Management Services Inc. recognizes the importance of protecting your privacy. Please review our online information policy to understand the way your information is collected and used on PuroClean. Purrestore Management Services Inc.does not share or sell any data for any reason to any outside companies.
Personal Information Made Anonymous
To the extent that we make any personal information anonymous or we aggregate it with the personal information of others, then that information will no longer be considered to be personal information. Therefore, PuroClean Canada will be entitled to use and disclose personal information in any manner that it desires provided the personal information has been rendered anonymous or aggregated where that information cannot be attributed to any individual.
Choosing to Provide Personal Information
In using the Services and in dealing with us you will have the ability to control the amount of personal information you provide to us and therefore you may restrict the use and disclosure of personal information we collect from you by not providing personal information in connection with the Services or to us in the first place. However, if you choose to limit the personal information you provide, it may limit the manner in which you can make use of the Services or otherwise interact with PuroClean Canada.
Changing Your Consent
You may change or withdraw the consents you have provided at any time on reasonable notice by contacting our Privacy Officer as set out below. Further, you may change or withdraw the default consents set out in this Policy at any time on reasonable notice by contacting our Privacy Officer. If you withdraw certain consents, it may limit the manner in which you can make use of the Services and to otherwise interact with us. For clarity, your ability to change or withdraw consent is not absolute. PuroClean Canada reserves the right to continue handling your personal information in those circumstances required or permitted by law despite a change or withdrawal of consent.
Purposes for Collection
|Categories of Personal Information||Categories of Sources||Purpose(s) for Collection of Personal Information||Categories of Third Parties with Which Personal Information is Shared for a Business Purpose|
|Personal Identifiers: such as name, postal address, [●]||Franchisees Individuals requiring PuroClean Canada services||Providing products and services [●]||Service providers (vendors that provide services to us in connection with the operation of our business, which can include vendors that provide remediation services, processing payments, [●]) Franchisees Insurance companies|
|Sensitive information: such as gender, age, disability status, pregnancy status, citizenship status, medical condition, physical or mental disability||Employees||Human resources functions||Service providers|
|Professional or employment information: such as information about past employers, work history, skills, educational background, and references||Job applicants Employees Recruiting agencies or platforms Individuals who submit franchise applications||Human resources functions Recruiting Evaluation of franchise application||Service providers|
|Property information: such location, property details, damage, inventory of items at the property||Franchisees Individuals requiring PuroClean Canada services||Providing products and services||Franchisees Insurance companies Service providers|
|Internet or other electronic network activity information: including browsing history||Individuals interacting with the Website Employees||Security processes Providing products and services||Franchisees Service providers|
Set out below are certain additional circumstances where we may disclose your personal information without obtaining any further consent. By providing personal information to us, we are assuming that you are consenting to these disclosures unless you inform us otherwise. These are:
As well, as discussed above, some of your personal information may be disclosed between the Franchisor and Franchisees and between Franchisees in delivering services and products to you. For example, if you use the services of a Franchisee we may manage information related to the service on behalf of the Franchisee. If you then use a different Franchisee, that Franchisee will have access to information that you may have previously provided to any of our other Franchisees.
Information We Collect Automatically When You Use the Website
When you access or use our Website, we automatically collect certain information through certain mechanisms, including, but not limited to:
The foregoing mechanisms and the information collected are used to: (i) to recognize a visitor when they return and to tailor the information and services provided to the visitor based on their previous visits; (ii) understand use of the Website, such as number of visits, average time spent on the Website, pages viewed, features used and campaign effectiveness; (iii) improve the Website and related systems; (iv) assist with the operation and management of the Website; and (v) monitor use of the Website, to ensure proper operation, security and to prevent misuse.
For more information about the foregoing technologies, and how to disable them, please see “Managing Cookies, Trackers, Scripts, Location and Social Media Information” below.
Social Media Features
The Website may use certain social media features (such as the Facebook “Like” button) which let you share actions you take on our Website with other media, and vice versa. Your use of such features enables the sharing of information with your friends or the public, depending on the settings you establish with the entity that provides the social media feature. These social media services use a variety of trackers which collect personal information even if you do not use these features on our Website. For more information about the purpose and scope of data collection, processing and disclosure in connection with social sharing features, please review the privacy policies of the entities that provide these features.
Google Tag Manager Website
We use Google tag manager services to evaluate use of our Website. Google tag manager services uses tags and other identifiers to collect information, such as how often users use the Website, what pages they visit, when they do so, and what other websites they visited prior to visiting our Website. Google tag manager services may collect your IP address, data related to the device/browser you are using, and other information about your use of our Website. Google tag manager services provides us with statistical information about the use of our Website. We use this information to understand our visitors and to improve the Website. We cannot associate any of this information with any particular visitor.
Google tag manager services collects information on your activities on our Website and may associate it with other information that they may have collected about you and they may use all of this information for their own business purposes. See https://policies.google.com/technologies/partner-sites for more information on Google’s privacy practices with respect to websites that use Google services.
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Managing Cookies, Trackers, Scripts, Location and Social Media Information
Many web browsers have settings to notify you when you receive a cookie, web beacons and other trackers and to allow you to block these cookies, web beacons and other trackers and may allow you to disable scripts. If you block any of these items you may not be able to access certain parts of the Website or certain functionality or features may not work properly or may not be available. You may be able to block cookies, web beacons and other trackers and scripts by following the instructions on your browser. Your browser may also allow you to delete cookies and other trackers already stored.
As well, your computer or mobile device or browser may allow you to prevent your location from being shared with third parties.
Many social media services allow you to select how your personal information is collected, used and shared. Please check with your social media services for your options.
Some web browsers may provide the option to transmit “do-not-track” signals to websites a user visits. We currently do not respond to browser “Do-Not-Track” signals.
Other Collection, Use and Disclosure
As well, the law permits or requires the collection, use and disclosure of personal information without the knowledge or consent of the individual in a number of circumstances. We reserve the right to collect, use and disclose your personal information in these circumstances without your knowledge or consent as the law may permit or require.
We do not knowingly collect any personal information from children under the age of 13 without parental consent, unless permitted by law. If we learn that a child under the age of 13 has provided us with personal information, we will delete it in accordance with applicable law.
Links to Third-Party Sites
Our Website may link to third-party websites and services. We are not responsible for the security or privacy of any information collected by third-party websites and services. Please exercise caution and review the privacy statements applicable to the third-party websites and services you use.
Retention and Destruction
For legal and business purposes we may retain your personal information for as long as it is reasonably needed. Upon expiry of the appropriate retention period, bearing in mind our reasonable legal and business requirements, your personal information will either be destroyed in a secure manner or made anonymous. You should be aware that there are legally required minimum retention periods, which PuroClean Canada must and does observe.
Security of Personal Information
PuroClean Canada recognizes its obligation to protect personal information in its possession and will make reasonable arrangements to secure that personal information against unauthorized access, in compliance with the requirements at law. These measures will be reasonable in the circumstance and may include providing access to only those individuals with a need to know the information, locked doors and/or filing cabinets and other physical and electronic security measures as well as contractual measures, such as non-disclosure or confidentiality agreements.
Storage and Processing Information Outside Canada
Certain of our affiliated companies are located in the United States. As well, certain of our service providers are located outside of Canada. As such, we may transmit your personal information to our affiliated companies and to third parties who are located outside Canada to assist us in the operation of our business. By providing personal information to us, you are consenting to the delivery and the storage, processing and handling of your personal information outside of Canada. Please note that many governments around the world can require that organizations under their jurisdiction deliver information, including personal information, that is in the control of that organization to the government. This is often done without notice to or the consent of the affected individual.
Accuracy and Completeness
When we collect, use or disclose personal information, we will make a reasonable effort to ensure that it is accurate, up-to-date and complete. To do so, we may need to request additional information from you or have you verify your information. If your personal information does change, we would appreciate it if you could inform us of those changes in order that your personal information in our possession remains accurate.
Requests for Access to Personal Information
On your written request we will provide you with:
All requests may be subject to reasonable fees and disbursements. Where appropriate to do so, we may require advance payment of a deposit or the entire costs of responding to a request for access to personal information.
We require that all requests for access be in writing and be signed by the requestor. We required sufficient information and detail from the requestor in order to verify their identity, properly locate the information and respond to the request.
An individual’s ability to access his or her personal information under our control is not absolute. PuroClean Canada reserves all rights to not disclose personal information in certain circumstances as permitted by law, such as, where personal information has been collected in connection with a legal proceeding.
Contacting or Communicating with Us
please contact our Privacy Officer at:
|Attention: Privacy Officer|
|Contact:||PuroClean Canada 6790 Century Ave, Suite 400B Mississauga, ON L5N 2V8|
These terms of service (these “Terms of Service“) were last amended on March 13, 2023.
These Terms of Service of PurRestore Management Services Inc. doing business as Puroclean Canada, and its affiliated companies, (collectively, “Puroclean Canada“) relate to the use of the website located at www.puroclean.ca (the “Website”).
THE FOLLOWING DESCRIBES THE TERMS UNDER WHICH YOU MAY ACCESS AND USE THE WEBSITE. BY ACCESSING OR USING ANY OF THE WEBSITE YOU ARE AGREEING TO BE BOUND BY THESE TERMS OF SERVICE. IF YOU DO NOT AGREE WITH ALL THE TERMS SET OUT IN THESE TERMS OF SERVICE YOU MAY NOT ACCESS OR USE ANY OF THE WEBSITE.
Puroclean Canada may amend these Terms of Service at any time by posting new terms of service in place of this one. Puroclean Canada will post notice that the Terms of Service have been amended on its main website located at www.puroclean.ca for a period of 30 days. The amended terms of service shall automatically be effective when posted. Your continued use of the Website following the posting of the amended terms of service and the posting of such notice shall mean that you accept the terms of these Terms of Service as amended. If you do not agree with any of the terms of the amended Terms of Service, then you must terminate all use of the Website. These Terms of Service may not otherwise be amended.
The first paragraph of these Terms of Service indicates when these Terms of Service were last amended. Please check back regularly to review for changes.
In order to access and use the Website you agree to abide by the terms and conditions of these Terms of Service. Puroclean Canada has the right, in Puroclean Canada’s sole discretion, to suspend or terminate your current and future access and use of the Website in the event Puroclean Canada reasonably believes that you are conducting yourself or providing information in a manner which is in breach of these Terms of Service.
Puroclean Canada reserves the right to monitor your use of the Website to ensure that the terms set out in these Terms of Service are being complied with.
You may not create, upload, download, store or share any documents, information, content or other material which:
For any personal information contained in your material, you agree to comply with all laws respecting personal information and privacy. You agree to not collect, use or disclose any personal information of any individual without the consent of that individual unless such consent is not required by law.
You agree not to use any spider, robot or other automatic means to search or monitor the content of the Website.
You agree not to attempt to circumvent or bypass any security measures used in connection with the Website.
You agree that you shall not use any automatic means, including software, to interfere with or attempt to interfere with the Website or their use by any other user.
You agree not to cause any unreasonable burden or load on the Website or its computer systems.
You agree that Puroclean Canada will not be liable for any delay or unavailability of any of the Website, whether due to an act or omission of Puroclean Canada or an act or omission of any third party.
Puroclean Canada may change, add to or delete from its Website at any time without notice. You agree to bear all risks, costs and damages that you may incur or suffer as a result of those changes.
Links to Internet Resources
Links to other Internet resources which are provided through the Website are provided as a courtesy and you may only use them at your sole risk. The content, accuracy, opinions expressed, other information and any products or services obtained from or through any links are not investigated, verified, monitored or endorsed by Puroclean Canada. Puroclean Canada shall not be responsible for any content or for any products or services obtained from or through those links.
No partnership or other relationship should be implied merely from the fact that a link to a third-party website is provided on the Website.
Puroclean Canada may enable you to provide suggestions, comments or feedback about the Website or about Puroclean Canada’s other products and services. By making any suggestions, comments or feedback by or through the Website or otherwise, you agree to grant, and you will be thereby granting, to Puroclean Canada a world-wide, royalty-free, non-exclusive and irrevocable license to use that suggestions, comments or feedback in any manner that it may wish, including to improve its products and services and its organisation and its processes. You hereby agree and acknowledge that you will not receive any recognition or compensation in connection with the same.
Puroclean Canada has certain protectable proprietary rights in its Website, including copyrights and trademarks. You may not modify, copy, publish, republish, transmit, sell, create derivative works, display, frame or in any way exploit any of the Website or any content obtained from or through the Website.
THE WEBSITE IS PROVIDED “AS IS” AND “AS AVAILABLE” AND IS USED BY YOU AT YOUR SOLE RISK. IN RESPECT OF SAME, PUROCLEAN CANADA MAKES NO EXPRESS OR IMPLIED WARRANTIES, CONDITIONS OR REPRESENTATIONS WHATSOEVER, AND SPECIFICALLY DISCLAIMS THE SAME INCLUDING WITHOUT LIMITATION, ANY WARRANTIES, REPRESENTATIONS OR CONDITIONS OF CORRECTNESS, MERCHANTABILITY OR FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE INCLUDING THOSE IMPLIED BY STATUTE. THE WEBSITE MAY CONTAIN BUGS, ERRORS, PROBLEMS, VIRUSES OR OTHER LIMITATIONS. PUROCLEAN CANADA ASSUMES NO LIABILITY OR RESPONSIBILITY FOR ANY SUCH BUGS, ERRORS, PROBLEMS OR VIRUSES OR OTHER LIMITATIONS.
UNDER NO CIRCUMSTANCES SHALL PUROCLEAN CANADA BE LIABLE FOR ANY INCIDENTAL, SPECIAL, INDIRECT OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES OR LOSSES INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, ANY INTERRUPTION OF BUSINESS OR RELATED LOSSES OR EXPENSES OR LOSS OF ANTICIPATED SAVINGS, LOST OPPORTUNITY, GOODWILL, REVENUE, DATA OR PROFIT INCURRED OR SUFFERED BY YOU WHICH MAY ARISE OUT OF ANY FAILURE OF OR ANY DEFECTS OR ERRORS IN THE WEBSITE, WHETHER OR NOT PUROCLEAN CANADA WAS TOLD OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SAME.
IN ALL CIRCUMSTANCES, PUROCLEAN CANADA’S TOTAL MAXIMUM AGGREGATE LIABILITY UNDER THESE TERMS OF SERVICE AND IN CONNECTION WITH ANY FAILURE OF OR ANY DEFECTS OR ERRORS IN THE WEBSITE, ARISING IN ANY MANNER WHATSOEVER, SHALL BE LIMITED TO THE TOTAL OF THE MONIES PAID BY YOU TO PUROCLEAN CANADA IN CONNECTION WITH THE WEBSITE OR $10.00 (CDN), WHICHEVER IS HIGHER.
You agree to indemnify and hold Puroclean Canada, its employees, officers, directors, agents and partners harmless, including from reasonable attorney fees, from any and all claims and demands made by anyone due to or arising from your use of the Website or your violation of these Terms of Service.
The parties are independent entities and no agency, partnership, joint venture, employee-employer or franchiser-franchisee relationship is intended nor created by these Terms of Service and neither party shall state or imply anything to the contrary.
Puroclean Canada’s failure to insist upon or enforce strict compliance with any provision of these Terms of Service shall not be construed as a waiver of any provision or right of the same or different type in the future.
Entire Terms of Service
The terms and conditions set out in these Terms of Service constitute the entire terms and conditions with respect to the use of the Website and the relationship between the parties for the purposes of the same. No representative of Puroclean Canada is authorized to amend the terms of these Terms of Service other than as specifically provided for herein.
Notwithstanding the termination or expiration of these Terms of Service for any reason, the provisions of these Terms of Service set out in the sections entitled User Suggestions, Intellectual Property, Warranty Disclaimer, Limited Liability, Indemnity and Governing Law shall survive such termination or expiration.
These Terms of Service, your use of the Website and the resolution of any dispute arising between the parties in connection with the Website shall be governed and construed in accordance with the laws of the Province of Ontario and those of Canada applicable therein, without reference to their conflict of laws. You agree that any legal action or proceeding between you and Puroclean Canada which in any way concerns any of the foregoing shall be brought exclusively in the courts of Ontario. Notwithstanding the foregoing, either party may apply to any court of competent jurisdiction to obtain injunctive relief.
If any provision of these Terms of Service is held to be invalid or unenforceable, such provision shall be severed from these Terms of Service and the remaining provisions shall remain in full force and effect.
Headings are for reference purposes only and shall not be used in the interpretation of these Terms of Service.