Last Updated: October 28, 2008.
What Information We Collect
We ask for only the information we need to provide the service you’ve requested.
In certain circumstances, Weldcraft may collect information that identifies you, such as your name, address or credit card information, as well as other individually-identifiable information that you provide to us or that we collect (“Personal Information”).Weldcraft collects such Personal Information from you only during (i) online registration and/or shopping, (ii) your posting of information on the website, and (iii) when you contact us using the form e-mail. Personal Information also may be collected in certain portions of the Website in which you specifically and knowingly provide such information.
Through your use of the Website, Weldcraft may also gather certain information that does not identify you individually (“Anonymous Information”). Generally, this information is collected through “traffic data” and may entail the use of “Cookies,” “IP addresses,” or other numeric codes used to identify a computer.
Policies For Children Under 13
We do not knowingly collect any information from persons under the age of 13. If we learn that any persons under the age of 13 have provided information about themselves, the information will be deleted. Our Website is designed for adults. Our Website is not intentionally targeted to children under the age of 13.Children under the age of 13 should not use our Website without obtaining prior parental consent.
How We Use The Information
Weldcraft may use your Personal Information to track your compliance with the Website’s rules and regulations, or for feedback purposes (to the extent that is explained when you provide the information).
Use Of Anonymous Information
Anonymous Information helps us determine how people use parts of the Website so we can improve our Website and ensure that it is as appealing as we can make it for as many people as possible. We may also use or share Anonymous Information (or other information, other than Personal Information) in any manner that we deem appropriate or necessary.
We occasionally have third-party agents, subsidiaries, affiliates and joint ventures that perform functions on our behalf, such as credit card processing, shipping or stocking orders, providing customer service, etc. These entities have access to the Personal Information of yours needed to perform their functions, and are contractually obligated to maintain the confidentiality and security of that Personal Information. They are restricted from using or altering this data in any way other than to provide the requested services to the Website.
Weldcraft may also disclose Personal Information if required to do so by law or in the good-faith belief that such action is necessary to (a) conform to applicable law or comply with legal process served on Weldcraft or the Website; (b) protect and defend the rights or property of Weldcraft, the Website or the users of Weldcraft, and (c) act under emergency circumstances to protect the personal safety of Weldcraft, the users of the Website or the public.
Links To Other Websites
Personal Information collected by the Weldcraft Website is stored in an operating environment that is not available to the public. In many instances, such as in the case of online purchases, the Personal Information is encrypted before you conduct your transaction.
While we make reasonable efforts to safeguard your Personal Information once we receive it, no transmission of data over the Internet or any other public network can be guaranteed to be 100% secure. As a result, we cannot ensure or warrant the security of any information you transmit to us or information we transmit to you from our Website, and you do so at your own risk.
Our Website is published in the United States. U.S. law shall govern in any and all disputes, including privacy or defamation issues or otherwise.
Opt-Out And Correction Procedures
You always may opt-out of receiving communications from us, such as e-mail messages and newsletters. To remove your Personal Information from our database or to not receive future communications, send an e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org with the word “remove” in the subject line. Weldcraft also permits you to correct or update Personal Information that you have previously provided to us. To do so, send an e-mail to email@example.com indicating the information that you wish to be corrected or updated.