What is Personal Information?
What Personal Information do we Collect?
L.W. Foote generally does not require that you provide any personal information to access and browse the Site. However, we may collect and store personal information from you that you voluntarily choose to send us or enter on our website. For example, if you send us an email, submit an online form, comment or request, or register for any online publications or events that we may from time to time offer through the Site, we may collect your name, address, phone and email and other information you may submit in connection therewith which may contain personal information.
When you visit our Site, some information is also automatically collected through the use of log files, such as your computer’s Internet Protocol (IP) address, your computer’s operating system, the browser type, the address of a referring web site and your activity on the Sites. We may also automatically collect certain information through the use of “cookies.” Cookies are small data files that are stored on a user’s hard drive at the request of a website to enable the website to recognize users who have previously visited them and retain certain information such as customer preferences and history. If you wish to block, erase, or be warned of cookies, please refer to your browser instructions or help screen to learn about these functions. If you reject cookies, you may still use the Site, however the Site functionality may be limited in some of its areas.
How do we use the Personal Information we Collect?
In general, we use the personal information we collect to provide you with information you request, to respond to your requests, comments or complaints or for any other specific purpose for which the information was provided. We also may from time to time use the information we collect to contact you about your use of the Site or to provide you with information about L.W. Foote and our products, services, activities, and events. L.W. Foote may also use personal and aggregate information to request feedback and to enable us to develop, customize, and improve the Site and our products and services.
What Personal Information do we Share with Third Parties?
We do not share any personal information we collect from you through this Site with third parties except as described in this Policy. We may provide aggregate information to third parties without your authorization. We may share personal information with third party vendors, consultants, and other service providers (“Service Providers”) who are engaged by or working with us in connection with the operation of the Sites or our business and who need access to such information to carry out their work for us. In some cases, the Service Provider may be directly collecting the information from you on our behalf. We may also share personal information with other third parties when you give us your consent to do so. We are not responsible for the actions of Service Providers or other third parties, nor are we responsible for any additional information you provide directly to these Service Providers or other third parties, and we encourage you to become familiar with their practices before disclosing information directly to them.
What Steps do we Take to Protect your Information Online?
In the vent that we collect and store any personal information, we endeavor to use reasonable security measures to protect information from unauthorized access and improper use. Please be aware, however, that despite our efforts, no security measures are perfect or impenetrable.
What Choices do you have Regarding the use of your Information?
In the event that we send you any marketing of promotional emails, you may “opt out” of receiving such marketing or promotional communications from us, by following the directions on the email.