We collect several types of information from and about users of our Website, including information by which you may be personally identified, such as name, postal address, e-mail address, telephone number, vehicle identification information, or any other information the Website collects that is defined as personal or personally identifiable information under an applicable law (“personal information”). We may also collect information about your internet connection, the equipment you use to access our Website and usage details. We collect this information directly from you when you provide it to us and/or automatically as you navigate through the site. Information collected automatically may include usage details, IP addresses and information collected through cookies and other tracking technologies.
More specifically, the information we collect on or through our Website may include:
To the extent you provide information relating to any other person to the Website, you represent and warrant that you have full permission and authority to enter such information on behalf of that person and that such information is accurate.
As you navigate through and interact with our Website, we (or a third party designated by us) may also use automatic data collection technologies to collect certain information about your equipment, browsing actions and patterns, including:
The anonymous information we (or a third party designated by us) collect automatically from the Website is statistical data and does not include personal information. It is stored and used for aggregate research, promotional purposes and for future site development to better understand your needs and improve our products and services, to improve our Website and to deliver better and more personalized service, including by enabling us to:
Our Website is not intended for children under 13 years of age. No one under age 13 may provide any information to or on the Website. We do not knowingly collect personal information from children under 13. If you are under 13, do not use or provide any information on this Website or on or through any of its features on the Website, including your name, address, telephone number, email address, or username. If we learn we have collected or received personal information from a child under 13 without verification of parental consent, we will delete that information. If you believe we might have any information from or about a child under 13, please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org or our Data Privacy Officer with your request.
We have a firm commitment to protecting your privacy and security as a survey participant. We use firewalls to prevent access to information in our system and use commercially acceptable practices to protect it from disclosure, destruction, modification or use. Please be aware that the transmission of information via the Internet is not completely secure. Although we do our best to protect your personal information, we cannot guarantee the security of your personal information transmitted to our Website. Any transmission of personal information is at your own risk. We are not responsible for circumvention of any privacy settings or security measures contained on the Website.
We process personal information for certain legitimate business purposes and may use information that we collect about you or that you provide to us, including any personal information:
For more information, see the section titled “How Do We Use and Protect the Information We Collect” above. We make sure to consider and balance any potential impact on you and your rights before we process your personal data for our legitimate interests and do not use your personal data for activities where our interests are overridden by the impact on you (unless we have your consent or are otherwise required or permitted to do so by law). Note that we may process your personal information for more than one lawful ground depending upon the specific purpose for which we are using the data. We will retain your personal data for only as long as necessary to fulfill the purposes we collected it for.
The Site may contain links to other sites. We are not responsible for the privacy practices of such other sites. We encourage our users to be aware when leaving the Website to read the privacy statements of each site that collects personal information.
We may employ third party companies and individuals to facilitate our services, provide the services on our behalf, perform service-related services or assist us in analyzing how our services are used.
These third parties have access to your personal data only to perform these tasks on our behalf and are contractually obligated not to disclose or use it for any other purpose.
California residents may have additional rights under the California Consumer Privacy Act of 2018 (the “CCPA”). For specific details of our compliance with the CCPA, please see out Privacy Notice for California Residents at https://oag.ca.gov/privacy/ccpa
Under certain circumstances you may have rights under data protection laws in relation to your personal data, for example the GDPR, including the right to:
If you wish to exercise any of your rights listed above, please contact us at email@example.com or our Data Privacy Officer with your request. We try to respond to all legitimate requests in a timely manner. Occasionally, it may take an extended period of time (a month or longer) to respond to your request if your request is complex or if you have a number of requests. We may ask you to verify your identity in connection with any such request.
You have the right to complain to a Data Protection Authority about our collection and use of your Personal Data. For more information, please contact your local data protection authority in your state, country and if outside the United States, please contact the European Economic Area (EEA).
We will also retain usage data for internal analysis purposes. Usage data is generally retained for a shorter period of time, except when this data is used to strengthen the security or to improve the functionality of our services, or we are legally obligated to retain this data for longer periods.