Effective as of 03/18/2014
Collection of Personal Information
In order to give you superior customer service, Powrachute collects your personal information in several ways. For example, Powrachute may ask you to provide certain information such as your first and last name, mailing address (including zip code), email address, telephone and facsimile numbers, and other personal information. Depending upon the activity, some of the information that we ask you to provide is identified as mandatory and some as voluntary. If you do not provide the mandatory data with respect to a particular activity, you will not be able to engage in that activity.
When you use the web site located at www.powrachute.com (the “Site”), Powrachute or third parties authorized by Powrachute may also collect certain technical and routing information about your computer to facilitate your use of the Site and its services. For example, we may log environmental variables, such as browser type, operating system, CPU speed, and the Internet Protocol address of your computer. We use these environmental variables to facilitate and track your use of the Site and its services, such as pages visited and documents downloaded. Powrachute may also use such environmental variables to measure traffic patterns on the Site.
In addition to tracking users on the Site, if we send you email communications about Powrachute or our Products, we may track various aspects of the email and your use of the same such as whether you open the email, whether you forward the email and to how many other users and/or whether you click on any links in the email.
When you submit personal information to Powrachute, you understand and agree that with respect to certain activities, the collection, transferring, storage and processing of your information may be undertaken by trusted vendors of Powrachute. Such vendors are bound by contract to not use your personal information for their own purposes or provide it to any third parties.
In order to reduce errors in our database, authenticate our users and prevent abuse of our system we may on occasion supplement the personal information you submit to us with information from third party sources. For example, we may supplement your registration information with address information provided by the U.S. Postal Service to qualify your information and prevent errors in our database.
How Your Personal Information May Be Used
Powrachute might use your personal information for several purposes including:
- To ensure our Site and communications to you are relevant to your needs.
- To deliver services, such as newsletters, events and/or training that you request.
- To help us create and publish content most relevant to you.
- To alert you to product offers, updated information and other new products or services from Powrachute.
- To allow you access to limited-entry areas of our Site as appropriate.
- To enable us to obtain information about your use of the Site and your responses to advertising displayed on our Site.
When We Disclose Personal Information
Powrachute reserves the right at all times to disclose any information that Powrachute deems necessary to comply with any applicable law, regulation, legal process or governmental request. Powrachute also may disclose your information when Powrachute determines that applicable law requires or permits such disclosure, including exchanging information with other companies and organizations for fraud protection purposes. We may also disclose information about you if we believe that disclosure is necessary to protect the personal safety or property of Powrachute employees, customers, or members of the public.
Powrachute does not knowingly solicit personal information from children or send them requests for personal information.
Powrachute’s website contains links to other sites. Powrachute does not share your personal information with those websites and is not responsible for their privacy practices. We encourage you to learn about the privacy policies of those companies.
Powrachute’s website is not designed or intended for, or directed to children under thirteen years of age.
3001 West Airport Road
Hastings, MI 49058
Last updated 03/18/2014