Privacy Policy

Orion & DEA Privacy Policy

By visiting the Orion Australia Website you are accepting the practices described in this Privacy Statement and hereby grant your consent to collect this information. Please read this Privacy Policy Statement to understand how Orion and it’s Australian distributor Directed Electronics Australia (DEA) collects, uses and disseminates information through our Website.

 DEA its subsidiaries and affiliate companies understand that the protection and use of information provided by you to Directed is important to you. DEA is committed to maintaining your privacy. This Privacy Policy Statement sets out our information collection, use and dissemination practices for website (the “Website”). By visiting any of the DEA Websites you are accepting the practices described in this Privacy Statement and hereby grant your consent to collect this information. Please read this Privacy Policy Statement to understand how DEA collects, uses and disseminates information through our Websites.

What Personal Information About You Does DEA Collect?
The information we learn from customers helps us personalise and continually improve your experience. Here are the types of information we gather.

Information You Give Us: We receive and store any information you enter on this Website or give us in any other way. This information includes demographic information and contact information such as names, addresses, phone numbers, fax numbers and email addresses. You can choose not to provide certain information, but then you might not be able to take advantage of many of our features or conduct transactions.

Information Automatically Collected: DEA may also automatically collect non-personal information and data through the use of Cookies. Cookies are alphanumeric identifiers that we transfer to your computer's hard drive through your Web browser to enable our systems to recognise your browser and to enhance your experience using our Website. Through cookies, a website can recognise repeat users, facilitate the user’s access to and use of the Website, and allow a site to track usage behaviour. DEA does not use cookies to gather personal information about you. Examples of the information we may collect and analyse include the Internet protocol (IP) address used to connect your computer to the Internet; login; e-mail address; password; computer and connection information such as browser type and version, operating system, and platform; purchase history, which we sometimes aggregate with similar information from other customers. The Help portion of the toolbar on most browsers will tell you how to prevent your browser from accepting new cookies, how to have the browser notify you when you receive a new cookie, or how to disable cookies altogether. However, cookies allow you to take full advantage of some of our Website’s features, and we recommend that you leave them turned on.

How is Collected Information Used?
We use the information that you provide for such purposes as responding to your requests, improving our website, and communicating with you.

Does DEA Share Information?
DEA is not in the business of selling your information to others. We share customer information only as described below. We have controls that either are subject to this Privacy Notice or follow practices at least as protective as those described in this Privacy Notice.

 Agents: We employ other companies and individuals to perform functions on our behalf. Examples include marketing, sending postal mail and e-mail, removing repetitive information from customer lists, analysing data, providing marketing assistance, providing search results and links (including paid listings and links), and providing customer service. They have access to personal information needed to perform their functions, but will not use it for other purposes.

 Protection of DEA and Others: We release account and other personal information when we believe release is appropriate to comply with the law; enforce or apply our Terms of Use and other agreements; or protect the rights, property, or safety of DEA, our shareholders, users, or others. This includes exchanging information with other companies and organisations for fraud protection and credit risk reduction. This does not include selling, renting, sharing, or otherwise disclosing personally identifiable information from customers for commercial purposes in violation of the commitments set forth in this Privacy Notice.

How Do I Grant Consent?
You hereby grant consent for DEA to collect the information as set out in this Privacy Policy Statement. Other than as set out above, you will not receive notice when information about you might go to third parties, and you will not have an opportunity to choose not to share the information.

What About Children?
It is DEA’s intention that our Website be used only by adults. DEA does not sell products for purchase by children. If you are under 18, you may use the Website only with the involvement of a parent or guardian. DEA does not knowingly send direct mailings to anyone under the age of 16.

What About Other Policies and Revisions?
If you choose to visit our Website, your visit and any dispute over privacy is subject to this Notice and our Terms of Use which are incorporated herein by reference, including limitations on damages, arbitration of disputes, and application of the law. We encourage you to familiarise yourself with this policy.