Terms of Use and Privacy Policy

Introduction 

Tervita Corporation and its subsidiaries and affiliates (collectively referred to herein as "Tervita") are committed to protecting your privacy.  The following are the relevant disclaimers, terms and conditions for use of the Tervita website and by accessing our website you consent to the data collection and use practices described herein.


Disclaimer 

The content in this website may not always be the most current source of company information, and Tervita disclaims liability for any failure to update this website or the information or any document contained therein. Tervita does not warrant or make any representations or claims as to the validity, accuracy, currency, timeliness, completeness or otherwise of the information contained in its website, nor shall it be liable or responsible for any claim or damage, direct, indirect, special, consequential or otherwise arising out of the interpretation, use or reliance upon, authorized or unauthorized, of such information.

When downloaded or displayed on a user's computer, internet software transmission problems could produce inaccurate or incomplete copies of documents. Tervita takes no responsibility for the accuracy or completeness of documents or material downloaded or displayed from its websites.

Our website may contain links to other websites, including those of other companies, professional and governmental organizations and publications.  Although we try to link only to websites that share our high standards and respect for privacy, we do not control and will not be responsible for the content, security or privacy practices employed by other websites.

This website is a general audience site.  Although our website contains information that may be of interest to minors, Tervita does not seek through this site to gather personal data from persons or about persons under the age of majority. 

Tervita takes reasonable precautions to ensure its website is free from computer viruses; however, it is recommended that users install and use appropriate antivirus or other protective software. Tervita disclaims liability for any computer viruses or other destructive programs that may be inadvertently downloaded from its websites.

Tervita's website may contain certain forward-looking statements that are based on Tervita's current expectations, estimates, projections and assumptions and are made by the company in light of its current experience and its perception of historical trends.  All statements that address expectations or projections about the future, including statements about Tervita's strategy for growth, expected expenditures, commodity prices, costs, schedules and operating or financial results, are forward-looking statements. These statements are not guarantees of future performance and involve a number of risks, uncertainties and assumptions. Readers are cautioned that Tervita's actual results may differ materially from those expressed or implied by its forward-looking statements as a result of known and unknown risks, uncertainties and other factors.


Overview

Data Collection and Use

We collect certain data about all visitors to our website, including what pages they view, the number of bytes transferred, the links they click, and other actions taken within our website.  Where required to logon, we may connect this information with your identity to determine your potential interests in our products, services or career opportunities.  We may also use this information to improve our website security measures.  We also collect certain standard information that your browser sends to every website you visit, such as your Internet Protocol (IP) address, your browser type and capabilities and language, your operating system, the date and time you access the site and the website from which you linked to our site. We do not link this data to your identity. 

Tervita has operations in both Canada and the United States.  Though Tervita’s recruiting software, Hire Ground and its servers are located in Canada, personal information disclosed on this website may be used, processed and stored in both Canada and the United States and as such, governments, courts or law enforcement and regulatory agencies in both Canada and the United States may be able to obtain disclosure of such personal information.

Cookies.

Our website may use cookies (“cookies” are small files that websites save to your computer’s hard disk or to your browser’s memory) to track the number of times you have visited the website, to track the number of visitors to the website, to determine and analyze visitor’s use of our website, to store data that you provide (such as your preferences) and to store technical information related to your interactions with our website.  We may also use session cookies, which are deleted when you close your browser, to store your used ID, to facilitate your movement around our website and other information useful to administering the use of our website. We do not and will not use cookies to retrieve data from your hard drive or to obtain your email address or other personal information. Most internet browsers automatically accept cookies, but you can usually modify your browser settings to decline cookies or to notify you when a cookie is being placed on your computer. If you choose not to accept cookies, you may not be able to experience all of the features on our website.

Web Beacons

Our website may also contain electronic images known as web beacons that allow us to count the number of users who have visited those pages.  We may include web beacons in promotional email messages or newsletters in order to determine whether messages have been opened and acted upon, including whether the recipient clicked on a link in the email or forwarded the email to another person. 

Security

Respecting and protecting your privacy is important to us.  Tervita takes great care to ensure your personal information is securely stored.  Access to this information is restricted to authorized personnel of Tervita and will only be disclosed to third party agents responsible for administering our programs or providing Tervita with Services, provided that such companies use the information only for the purposes for which it was disclosed and agree to maintain privacy policies consistent with Tervita’s.


Copyright and Trade-mark

All content displayed on or accessible through this website, including, without limitation, any trade-marks, service marks, logos, icons, designs, names and trade names, documents, presentations, reports, text, charts, photographs, images, graphics, user interfaces, applications, computer software or code (collectively, the "Content"), is owned by Tervita (or a third party service provider, as applicable) and is protected under applicable copyright, trade-mark, and other laws of Canada and of other applicable jurisdictions.  

You may access and download Content made available on this website solely for your personal research and private study.  You may not access, download or use Content for any other purpose, including, without limitation, re-publication, unauthorized downloading, retransmission, copying, modification, or other exploitation of this website or the Content.  In addition, you may not hyperlink to or frame our website without the prior written consent of Tervita. Failure to comply with these terms and conditions may violate copyright, tradeĀ­mark and other laws and may result in legal action.


Governing Law

This website and the Content are deemed to be provided in the Province of Alberta.  You agree that all matters relating to your access or use of the website and Content shall be governed by the laws of the Province of Alberta and the laws of Canada applicable therein, without regard to the conflict of laws principles thereof. You agree and hereby submit to the non-exclusive jurisdiction of the Courts located in Calgary, Alberta, Canada with respect to such matters.


Questions about Our Privacy Practices

If you have any questions regarding this Privacy Statement and Terms of Use, or otherwise relating to our handling of personal data and information, please contact us by email or mail at:

 

Tervita
500, 140 - 10th Avenue SE
Calgary, Alberta, Canada
T2G 0R1

Attention: Office of Privacy Officer
rvanwalleghem@tervita.com


Changes to this Privacy Statement and Terms of Use 

Tervita may occasionally update this Privacy Statement and Terms of Use.  When we update this Privacy Statement and Terms of Use, we will revise the Cover Page accordingly.  You should revisit this page periodically to become aware of the most recent privacy terms; your use of this website after such changes have been posted shall constitute your agreement to such changes.