At Industrial Relations Counselors, Inc. (referred to as “the Company,” “us” or “we”), we recognize that your privacy is important. This Privacy Policy discloses the privacy practices for the Company’s website (the “Site”), as well as related services we may offer to you (collectively referred to as the “Services”). This Privacy Policy also covers how personal and other information that we receive or collect about you is treated. Please read the information below to learn more about your use of this Site.

You acknowledge that this Privacy Policy is designed to be read in connection with the Site Terms of Use, which is available at, and that by accessing or using our Site, you agree to be bound by the Site’s terms and conditions, as well as this Privacy Policy.

We reserve the right to change this Privacy Policy from time to time. We will notify you about significant changes in the way we treat personal information by updating any privacy information on this page. Your continued use of the Site or the Services available through the Site after such modifications will constitute your: (a) acknowledgment of the modified Privacy Policy; and (b) your agreement to abide and be bound by that Policy.

If you have any questions about this Privacy Policy, please contact us at:

Types of Information We Collect

In order to better provide you with Services, we collect two types of information about our users: Personally Identifiable Information (“PII”) and Aggregate Information.

A. Personally Identifiable Information:

  1. This refers to information that lets us know the specifics of who you are. When you engage in certain activities on this Site, such as registering to receive our enewsletter or sending us feedback, we may ask you to provide certain information about yourself.
  2. Examples of PII may include your first and last name, email address, mailing address (including zip code), employer, job title and department, telephone and facsimile numbers, as well as other identifying information.

B. Aggregate Information: This refers to information that does not by itself identify a specific individual. We gather certain information about you based upon where you visit on our Site and what other sites may have directed you to us. This information, which is collected in a variety of different ways, is compiled and analyzed on both a personal and an aggregated basis. This information may include the Uniform Resource Locator (“URL”) that points to the site you just came from, which URL you go to after visiting our Site, which browser you are using, and your Internet Protocol (“IP”) address.

How We Collect and Use Information

A. We do not collect any PII about you unless you voluntarily provide it to us. However, you may be required to provide certain PII to us when you elect to access certain aspects of the Site. These may include: (a) registering on the Site to receive our e-newsletter; (b) sending us an email message; or (c) submitting a form or transmitting other information on the Site or by telephone or letter.

B. We will primarily use your PII to provide information to you. We will also use certain forms of PII to enhance the operation of our Site, improve our internal marketing and promotional efforts, statistically analyze Site use, improve our service offerings, and customize our Site’s content, layout, and services. We may use PII to deliver information to you and to contact you regarding administrative notices. Finally, we may use your PII to resolve disputes, troubleshoot problems and enforce our agreements with you, including our Site Terms of Use, and this Privacy Policy.


A. Depending on how you use our Site, we may store cookies on your computer in order to collect certain aggregate data about our users and to customize certain aspects of your specific user experience. A cookie is a small data text file which is stored on your computer that uniquely identifies your browser. Cookies may also include more personalized information, such as your IP address, browser type, the server your computer is logged onto, the area code and zip code associated with your server, and your first name to welcome you back to our Site. We may use cookies to perform tasks such as: monitoring aggregate site usage metrics, storing and remembering your passwords (if you allow us to do so), storing account and advertising preferences that you have set, and personalizing the Services we make available to you. However, we do not use cookies to track your browsing behavior.

B. Most browsers are initially set up to accept cookies, but you can reset your browser to refuse all cookies or to indicate when a cookie is being sent. However, some aspects of the Site may not function properly if you elect to disable cookies.

You can manage your cookies for this website at this page.

Release of Information

A. We will not sell, trade, or rent your PII to others.

B. We will encourage our service providers and other third parties we work with (collectively, “Service Providers”) to adopt and promote strong privacy policies. However, the use of your PII by our Service Providers is governed by the respective privacy policies of those Service Providers and is not subject to our control. Except as otherwise disclosed in this Privacy Policy, this document only addresses the use and disclosure of information we collect from you. Other websites have their own privacy policies and data collection, use and disclosure practices. Please consult each the privacy policy of each Service Provider’s website. We are not responsible for the policies or practices of third parties.

C. Occasionally we may be required by law enforcement or judicial authorities to provide PII to the appropriate governmental authorities. In such cases, we will disclose PII upon receipt of a court order, subpoena, or to cooperate with a law enforcement investigation. We fully cooperate with law enforcement agencies in identifying those who use our services for illegal activities. We reserve the right to report to law enforcement agencies any activities that we in good faith believe to be unlawful.

D. We may also provide Aggregate Information about our customers’ sales, traffic patterns, and related Site information to third parties we are working with, but these statistics do not include any Personally Identifiable Information.

Updating and Correcting Information

A. We believe you should have the ability to access and edit the PII that you have provided to us. You may access and correct your personal information and privacy preferences by emailing us at

Please include your name, and your mailing address and/or email address. when you contact us. We encourage you to promptly update your PII if it changes. You may ask to have the information on your account deleted or removed; however, some information, such as past transactions, logs of technical support calls, or other information may not be deleted. In addition, it may be impossible to completely delete your information without some residual information because of backups.

User Choices on Collection and Use of Information

A. If you registered for our e-newsletter but decide you do not want to receive correspondence from us, you can “opt-out” by emailing us at

B. You also have choices with respect to cookies, as described in paragraph B of the “Cookies” section above.

Security of Your PII

A. At our Site you can be assured that your PII is secure, consistent with current
industry standards. We strive to take appropriate security measures to protect against unauthorized access to or unauthorized alteration, disclosure or destruction of your PII.

B. We limit access to PII only to specific employees, contractors and agents who have a reasonable need to come into contact with your information. For example, we may provide members of our technical support team with limited access to your account in order to allow them to troubleshoot problems you may be having with the Site.

C. Additionally, we also employ a number of physical, electronic, and procedural safeguards to protect PII. Our secure servers and our data centers are protected by industry-standard encryption, and our servers reside behind firewalls and employ high-level password protection.


You must be at least 18 years old to have our permission to use this Site. Our policy is that we do not knowingly collect, use or disclose PII about minor visitors. You should also be aware that when you voluntarily disclose Personally Identifiable Information (your name, email address, etc.), that information, along with any information disclosed in your communication, can be collected and used by third parties and may result in unsolicited messages (including unwanted spam messages) from third parties. Such activities are beyond our control and this Policy does not apply to such information. Please consult our Site Terms and Conditions of Use Agreement for our Site Conduct policies ( If you have any questions or concerns about our Privacy Policy, or our use of your PII, or our privacy practices, please contact us at: