WorkSource Seattle-King County is strongly committed to maintaining
the privacy of your personal information and the security of our computer
systems. With respect to the collection, use and disclosure of personal
information, WorkSource Seattle-King County makes every effort to ensure
compliance with applicable Federal law, including, but not limited to,
the Privacy Act of 1974, the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, and the
Freedom of Information Act.
It is our policy not to sell, share, or otherwise disclose any personal
information collected on our web site without your authorization, unless
required by law or legal proceeding, or if we believe that disclosure
is necessary for the public interest.
Information Collection & How It Is Used
Statistics are kept on any use of the WorkSource Seattle-King County
web site for the purpose of determining the value our site provides
to its customers. As a general rule, WorkSource Seattle-King County
does not collect personally-identifying information about you when
you visit our site, unless you choose to provide such information to
us. The information we receive depends upon what you do when visiting
If you visit our site to read or download information, we collect and
store the following information:
- The name of the domain from which you access the Internet.
- The type of browser and operating system you use to access the Internet.
- The date and time you access our site.
- The Internet address of the
website from which you linked directly to our site.
- The web pages
or services you access at our site.
The above information is used by software programs on our website to
create summary statistics which allow us to assess the number of visitors
to the different sections of our site, identify what information is of
most and least interest, determine technical design specifications, monitor
system performance, and help us make our site more useful to visitors.
If you participate in a survey, send an email, or perform some other
voluntary transaction on-line, additional information may be collected:
- Your email address and contents of email for any email communications.
- Information volunteered in response to a survey.
- Information volunteered through an on-line form for any other purpose.
Information collected in this manner is used solely for responding to
requests for information, processing employment services, or analyzing
feedback so that we may continually improve our site’s usefulness
and increase customer satisfaction. We may also forward information to
WorkSource Partners who are better able to serve you. Information shared
with WorkSource Partners will be for the sole purpose of providing you
employment and training-related services. By contract, WorkSource Partners
are prohibited from further disclosing this information.
Your choice to not participate in these activities will not impair your
ability to browse our web site, and read or download any information
provided on the site.
If you link to other sites outside DOL:
Our web site has many links to other sites. When you link to any of
these sites, you are no longer on our site and are subject to the
policy of the new site. We do not share your personal information
with those web sites.
Cookie Use Notice
On a limited number of its web pages, WorkSource Seattle-King County
employs "cookies" to provide better service to its customers.
information from users or to track user activities beyond our web site.
WorkSource does not maintain copies of cookies on our web site after
you leave our web site.
Cookies are small pieces of temporary data that are exchanged between
a web site and a user's computer which enable a "session",
or "dialog", to be established between the two machines. With
the session established, WorkSource is able to tailor its responses (i.e.,
identify and provide you with the information you want) and help you
traverse our web pages in the most efficient and effective manner possible.
The session is often broken when WorkSource’s server does not receive
further requests from your computer or you simply exit your browser.
cookies"… types of cookies that are temporarily stored in
your computer's memory. Session cookies are normally deleted from a user's
computer when the user logs off the computer or the user exits the browser.
In the event a cookie is found on your workstation which was issued from
the WorkSource Seattle-King County web site, you may remove it without
adversely affecting your future visits to our web site.
For security purposes and to ensure that this service remains available
to all users, our website also employs software programs to monitor
network traffic to identify unauthorized attempts to upload or change
information, or otherwise cause damage.
Unauthorized attempts to upload information or change information
on this service are strictly prohibited and may be punishable under
Computer Fraud and Abuse Act of 1986 and the National Information Infrastructure
Protection Act of 1996.
WorkSource Seattle-King County maintains this web site to enhance public
access to WorkSource information. This is a service that is continually
under development. We will make every effort to keep this site current
and to correct errors brought to our attention.
The documents on this site contain hypertext pointers to information
created and maintained by other public, non-profit, and private organizations.
When you link to another site, you are no longer on the WorkSource
Please be aware
that we do not control or guarantee the accuracy, relevance, timeliness,
or completeness of this outside information. Further, the inclusion
of pointers to particular items in hypertext is not intended to reflect
their importance, nor is it intended to endorse any views expressed
products or services offered by the author of the reference or the
organization operating the site on which the reference is maintained.
Translations of any materials into languages other than English are
intended solely as a convenience to the non-English-reading public. We
have attempted to provide an accurate translation of the original material
in English, but due to the difficulties of translation slight differences
may exist. References identifying the original document in English are
available in most non-English documents.
for any changes.
To offer comments about the WorkSource Seattle-King County web site,
or about the information presented in this Privacy Notice:
WorkSource Seattle-King County Communications
919 SW Grady Way, Suite 125
Renton, WA 98055