- Collection of Personal Information from Visitors to the Website.
Except as specifically set forth herein, Plumbers 911 may collect: (a) the email addresses of users that communicate with Plumbers 911 via email; and (b) information knowingly provided by the user through the Website in online informational sections, including any appointment scheduling forms or registration forms. Plumbers 911 may also use Internet cookies and other identifiers or methods of web analysis (such as Google Analytics) to gather, store, and track certain information related to your visit to and activity on the Website. You can choose to disable or selectively turn off our cookies or third-party cookies in your browser settings or by managing preferences in programs such as Norton Internet Security. However, this can affect how you are able to interact with our site as well as other websites. This could include the inability to log in to services or programs, such as forums or accounts. If you wish to disable cookies, you may do so through your individual browser options. More detailed information about cookie management with specific web browsers can be found at the browser’s website. Plumbers 911 does not override these settings or options, and encourages you to use them at your option. However, in order to access certain content, features, services, products, or benefits on the Website, you may be required to provide Plumbers 911 with certain information, including some types of personally identifying information such as your email, your name, and your phone number. If you do not wish to provide such information through the Website or if you opt to utilize the aforementioned privacy features of your computer system or web browser, you may be unable to obtain certain content, features, services, products, or benefits of the Website.
- Use of Personal Information Collected.
Personal information collected by Plumbers 911 may be used by Plumbers 911 for limited purposes, including recordkeeping, editorial and feedback purposes, or content improvement. Personally identifying information, such as names, email addresses, phone numbers, and other personal information voluntarily provided to Plumbers 911 may be added to Plumbers 911’s databases and used for future contact regarding updates to the Website or new services provided by Plumbers 911. From time to time, Plumbers 911 may need to contact you regarding information you submitted to Plumbers 911. You agree that Plumbers 911 may use your personal information for such contact with you. Plumbers 911 may also desire to contact you for market research purposes or to provide you with marketing information that Plumbers 911 believes would be of particular interest. You will have the option of not being contacted by Plumbers 911 and opting-out of such contacts by contacting Plumbers 911 through email at [email protected]
- Disclosure of Personal Information to Third Parties.
Except as specifically set forth herein, any personally identifying information that you provide to Plumbers 911 through the Website will not be disclosed to other third party entities not affiliated with Plumbers 911. In order to provide the services you request through the Website, it may be necessary to disclose your personal information to third parties. For example, if you use the Website’s “Contact” page to book an appointment, your information may be provided to an independent contractor so you can be contacted by the independent contractor to schedule your appointment. Your personal information and data, whether personally identifying or not, may be disclosed or distributed to another party with which Plumbers 911 enters or reasonably may enter into a corporate transaction, such as, for example, a merger, consolidation, acquisition, or asset purchase, or to a third party pursuant to a subpoena, court order, or other form of legal process, in response to a request by or on behalf of any local, state, federal, or other government agency, department, or body, whether or not pursuant to a subpoena, court order, or other form of legal process, or if determined by Plumbers 911 in its sole judgment that such disclosure or distribution is appropriate to protect the life, health, or property of Plumbers 911 or any other person or entity. Your personal information and data, whether personally identifying or not, may also be provided to third parties that contract with Plumbers 911 to provide products, information or other services that Plumbers 911 believes that visitors to the Website may be interested in obtaining. While Plumbers 911may undertake efforts to see that any third party to which Plumbers 911discloses personal information is under an obligation to use the personal information solely for the purposes for which the information was disclosed, such third parties are independent third parties over which Plumbers 911exercises no control. Plumbers 911 is not responsible for, and will not be liable for, the conduct, actions, omissions, or information handling or dissemination practices of third parties.
4. DoubleClick DART Cookies
The Website also uses third-party cookies, specifically DART cookies, for ad serving through Google’s DoubleClick, which places a cookie on your computer when you are browsing the web and visit any site using Google’s DoubleClick advertising (including some Google AdSense advertisements). DART cookies are used to customize and tailor online ads specific to you and your interests (known as “interest based targeting”). These ads will be based on your previous browsing history (For example, if you have been viewing sites about visiting Las Vegas, you may see Las Vegas hotel advertisements when viewing a non-related site, such as on a site about hockey). DART does not use personally identifiable information. It does NOT track personal information about you, such as your physical address, telephone number, social security numbers, bank account numbers, or credit card numbers. For more information on how Google uses the information stored in these cookies, including information on how to control what information is sent to Google, visit http://www.google.com/policies/privacy/partners/.
- Links to Other Websites.
- Security Measures and Communicating with Plumbers 911.
The confidentiality of any communication or material transmitted to or from Plumbers 911 via the Internet, including through the Website or email cannot be, and is not, guaranteed. You acknowledge that the technical processing and transmission of content to and from the Website may be transferred unencrypted and involve: (a) transmissions over various networks; and (b) changes to conform and adapt to technical requirements of connecting networks or devices. Accordingly, Plumbers 911is not responsible for the security of information transmitted via the Internet.
- California Privacy Rights.
California Civil Code Section 1798.83 (also known as the “Shine The Light” law) permits users who are California residents to request and obtain from us once a year, free of charge, information about the personal information (if any) we disclosed to third parties for direct marketing purposes in the preceding calendar year. If applicable, this information would include a list of the categories of personal information that was shared and the names and addresses of all third-parties with which we shared information in the immediately preceding calendar year. If you are a California resident and would like to make such a request, please submit your request via by email at [email protected]
Updated: March 8, 2016