How We Protect Your Privacy

If you require any more information, or have any questions about our privacy policy, please contact us using this form.

The Heidelberg Volunteer Fire Department ("HVFD") considers the privacy of our website ("the Site") visitors to be extremely important. This policy describes in detail the types of personal information we collect and record, and how we use that information.

Log Files

Like many other websites, this site makes use of log files. These files log every visitor to the site, and is a standard procedure for most current websites. The information inside the log files includes internet protocol ("IP") addresses, browser type, Internet Service Provider ("ISP"), date/time stamp, referring/exit pages, and possibly the number of clicks. This information is used to analyze trends, administer the site, track user's movement around the site, and gather demographic information. IP addresses, and other such information, are not linked to any information that is personally identifiable.

Cookies and Web Beacons

The Site uses cookies to store information about visitors' preferences, to record user-specific information on which pages the site visitor accesses or visits, and to personalize or customize our web page content based upon visitors' browser type or other information that the visitor sends via their browser.

Children's Information

We believe it is important to provide added protection for children online. We encourage parents and guardians to spend time online with their children to observe, participate in and/or monitor and guide their online activity. does not knowingly collect any personally identifiable information from children under the age of 13. If a parent or guardian believes that has in its database the personally-identifiable information of a child under the age of 13, please contact us immediately (using the contact in the first paragraph) and we will use our best efforts to promptly remove such information from our records.

Online Privacy Policy Only

This privacy policy applies only to our online activities and is valid for visitors to our website and regarding information shared and/or collected there. This policy does not apply to any information collected offline or via channels other than this website.


By using our website, you hereby consent to our privacy policy and agree to its terms.


This Privacy Policy was last updated on Friday, September 25, 2014.