Privacy Policy

Thank you for visiting BDPA Philadelphia Web site. We are committed to maintaining your privacy. This policy addresses the collection, security and access to information that may be obtained through the use of our site. This policy covers the following topics:

     » Information Collected
     » Public Disclosure
     » Access to User Profiles
     » Choice
     » Cookies
     » Security
     » Link Disclaimer
     » Information Disclaimer

Information Collected

We collect information from you when you subscribe to our newsletter, respond to a survey or fill out a form. When ordering or registering on our site, as appropriate, you may be asked to enter your name or e-mail address. You may, however, visit our site anonymously. Any of the information we collect from you may be used in one of the following ways:

     »To improve our web site (we continually strive to improve our web site offerings based on the information and feedback we receive from you)
     »To improve customer service (your information helps us to more effectively respond to your customer service requests and support needs)
     »To administer a contest, promotion, survey or other site feature
     »To send periodic emails

The email address you provide may be used to send you information, respond to inquiries, and/or other requests or questions. Note: If at any time you would like to unsubscribe from receiving future emails, we include detailed unsubscribe instructions at the bottom of each email.

Public Disclosure

As a general rule, BDPA Philadelphia does not disclose any personally identifiable information collected online except where you have given us permission, or where the information is public information under the Pennsylvania Right to Know Act 65 P.S. 66.1 et seq., or other applicable laws.

Access to User Profiles

Any personally identifiable information you enter in a user profile will be open and accessible to you for review and modification.


You may decline participation in any activity that asks for information (i.e., surveys or emails). Your choice to not participate will have no effect on your ability to view information on BDPA Philadelphia’s Web sites.


We do not use cookies.


As part of our continuing commitment to the security of electronic content as well as the electronic transmission of information, BDPA Philadelphia has taken steps to safeguard the submission of information by implementing detailed technology and security policies, which can be viewed at the Office of Administration, Office for Information Technology Web site. Security measures have been integrated into the design, implementation and day-to-day operations of the entire operating environment.

In certain instances, you may receive or create a password to access or submit personal information. You should not divulge your password to anyone. BDPA Philadelphia will never ask you for your password in an unsolicited phone call or e-mail. When you are finished with sites that are password protected, you should exit the page.

Link Disclaimer

BDPA Philadelphia provides links to government agencies and other organizations. A link does not constitute an endorsement of content, viewpoint, policies, products or services of that Web site.

Once you link to another Web site not maintained by BDPA Philadelphia, you are subject to the terms and conditions of that Web site, including but not limited to its privacy policy. You will be notified prior to exiting BDPA Philadelphia Web site.

Information Disclaimer

Information provided on BDPA Philadelphia’s Web sites is intended to allow the public immediate access to public information. While all attempts are made to provide accurate, current and reliable information we recognize the possibility of human and/or mechanical error. Therefore, BDPA Philadelphia, its members, officers and agencies expressly deny any warranty of the accuracy, reliability or timeliness of any information published by this system and shall not be held liable for any losses caused by reliance upon the accuracy, reliability or timeliness of such information. Any person who relies upon such information obtained from this system does so at his or her own risk.

Contact Information

If you have any questions or comments about the information presented in this Privacy Policy, please contact BDPA Philadelphia at:

     P.O. Box 42611
     Philadelphia, PA 19101-42611 USA