Privacy Policy Statement

This is the privacy policy of Health Industries Research Companies.

Our postal address is:

303 Potrero Street, Suite 42-305
Santa Cruz, CA 95060
We can be reached via e-mail at info@hirc.comor you can reach us by telephone at (831) 426-5283

Client Confidentiality

We do not share your name, contact information or site usage with any other organizations. 

Survey Participant Confidentiality

If you participate in a HIRC research survey your name is kept confidential and all survey responses are aggregated.

Site Visits

We collect only the domain name, but not the e-mail address of visitors to our Web pages.  We aggregate information on what pages registered users access or visit. This information is used for internal review and then discarded.


We use cookies to record user-specific information on what pages users access or visit.


If you supply us with your email or postal address online you may receive periodic communication from us with updates on current HIRC research and survey opportunities. We will only use your contact information to notify you about updates to our Web site, survey opportunities or for other marketing purposes. If you do not wish to receive such communications, please email,

Access Personal Information

Upon request we provide site visitors with access to all information that we maintain about them, including unique identifier information (e.g., customer login or password). You can have this any identifying information changed/corrected by sending us e-mail at


We have appropriate security measures in place in our physical facilities to protect against the loss, misuse or alteration of information that we have collected from you at our site.

If you feel that this site is not following its stated information policy, you may contact us at the above addresses or phone number, The DMA's Committee on Ethical Business Practices at, state or local chapters of the Better Business Bureau, state or local consumer protection office.