Effective Date: April 10, 2020
Last Updated: April 10, 2020
This Privacy Notice applies solely to employees of Hormel Foods Corporations and its subsidiaries (“Hormel,” “we,” “us,” or “our”) who reside in the State of California (“you”). We adopt this notice to comply with the California Consumer Privacy Act of 2018 (“CCPA”), as amended, and its implementing regulations.
Assistance for Disabled Employees
Alternative formats of this Privacy Notice are available to individuals with a disability. Please contact Melissa Ladlie at firstname.lastname@example.org or 507-437-5656 for assistance.
Definition Specific to this Privacy Notice
“Personal Information” under the CCPA means information that identifies, relates to, describes, is reasonably capable of being associated with, or could reasonably be linked, directly or indirectly, with a particular consumer/employee or household. Personal Information does not include publicly available information obtained from government records; deidentified or aggregated consumer information that cannot be reconstructed to identify you; any information covered under the Gramm-Leach-Bliley Act or the California Financial Information Privacy Act, activities covered by the Fair Credit Reporting Act, or protected health information as defined under the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act.
The Personal Information We Collect
The chart below shows the categories of Personal Information we collect about you in the employee context; examples of the type of Personal Information in each category; and the business purpose(s) for which that category of Personal Information is collected in the employee context.
|Category of Personal Information||Examples||Business Purpose(s) for Collection|
|Unique identifiers||Name, signature, address, telephone email, account name, SSN, DL number, passport number, online identifier, IP address||
|Government ID number||Social security number, passport number, driver’s license or state identification card number||
|Physical description||Physical characteristics or description||
|Financial information||Bank account number, credit card number, debit card number, or any other financial information||
|Health/medical information||Medical information, health insurance information, body temperature||
|Protected class data||Characteristics of protected classifications under California or federal law, including: race, ancestry, national origin, age (40 years or older), marital status, sex, sexual orientation, medical condition, disability, and veteran or military status||
|Internet activity||Internet or other electronic network activity information, including, but not limited to, browsing history, search history, and information regarding a consumer’s interaction with an internet website, application, or advertisement||
|Employment information||Professional or employment-related information||
|Education information||Personally identifiable education information that is not publicly available (e.g. grades, financial aid)||
If you would like additional information regarding this Privacy Notice, please contact Melissa Ladlie at email@example.com or 507-437-5656 for assistance.
Changes to this Privacy Notice
We reserve the right to amend this Privacy Notice at our discretion and at any time, consistent with the CCPA and California law. If we make changes to this Privacy Notice while you are in the process of applying for employment, we will provide you with a revised copy of this Privacy Notice.