YIA is committed to preserving the privacy and security of our Site visitors. We employ numerous measures to ensure security and privacy.
We intend to give you as much control as possible over your personal information and we strive to retrieve the minimum amount of information about our visitors necessary to provide an appropriate level of service.
Information Automatically Collected
No personally identifiable information is collected when you simply browse this website or download information from it. We automatically collect and store only the following information about your visit:
The Internet domain (for example, "SomeCompany.com" if you use a private Internet access account) from which you access our Site.
The IP address (a number that is automatically assigned to your computer whenever you are surfing the web).
The type of browser and operating system used to access our Site.
The date and time during which you access our Site.
The pages you visit.
If you linked to our website from another website, and
If so, the address of that website.
The above information does not personally identify you. We use it only to help us improve our website. Also, to better serve you, we occasionally use "cookies" to customize your browsing experience. Cookies are simple text files stored by your web browser when you visit a website. They provide a method of distinguishing among visitors to the website. Web browsers normally accept cookies, unless the user has specifically turned the capability off.
Information that You Voluntarily Provide Us
When you send an email to the YIA web team, your comment or question may be forwarded to other YIA staff who can better help you. The web team only shares the email with another government agency if your inquiry relates to that agency, or as otherwise required by law. YIA does not use personal data you provide for commercial marketing.