VettFirst Security is committed to protecting the privacy of our clients, of visitors to our Web Site, and of the individuals (“consumers”) with respect to whom we conduct background screens at our clients’ request. As a consumer reporting agency governed by the U.S. federal Fair Credit Reporting Act (“FCRA”), among other applicable laws, VettFirst Security strives to maintain the confidentiality, integrity, and security of personal information that VettFirst Security obtains.
VettFirst Security has joined the U.S. – European Union “Safe Harbor” program and the U.S. – Swiss Safe Harbor Program with respect to personal information collected from consumers who reside in the European Union and Switzerland. VettFirst Security complies with the U.S. – EU Safe Harbor Framework and the U.S.-Swiss Safe Harbor Framework as established by the U.S. Department of Commerce regarding the collection, use, and retention of personal information from European Union member countries and Switzerland. VettFirst Security adheres to the Safe Harbor Privacy Principles of notice, choice, onward transfer, security, data integrity, access, and enforcement as explained more fully in the following policy. To learn more about the Safe Harbor program, and to view VettFirst Security’ certification, please visit the U.S. Department of Commerce’s Safe Harbor Website at http://www.export.gov/safeharbor/.