2. The Information We Collect and How We Use It
The information we collect falls into two categories: (1) information voluntarily supplied by users of the Site when they register with the Site, write Share Posts, post comments, respond to surveys or questionnaires, enter promotional contests, , make use of an assessment tool and the likes; and (2) tracking information gathered as visitors navigate through our Site and review our email newsletters and other email messages. We also put you on notice that third party providers featured on or linked to / by our Site, such as advertisers of products and services offered through the Site, may be gathering information, as well, through processes we don’t control.
A. Information Supplied by Visitors: To book an appointment we may ask you to provide certain contact information, such as your name, email address, postal address, or telephone number and vehicle registration id (collectively, “Contact Information”). We may request similar Contact Information when you participate in a survey or poll, respond to a questionnaire or quiz, enter a promotional contest, sign-up for a reminder service or content alert, or sign up for any of the other services available on the Site. If you don’t provide us your postal address, we may use the Contact Information you provide to complete our records by obtaining your postal address from a third party and adding your postal address to our database as part of your Contact Information. Once you provide us Contact Information, you are no longer anonymous to us. We may use your Contact Information to contact you, for example, when we send you an email newsletter, a direct mail advertisement or offer, an appointment reminder, or an alert that you’ve requested. If you are selected as a winner of a promotional contest, we’ll use the Contact Information you provided to contact you.
B. Other Information We Collect: Our web servers automatically collect limited information about your computer configuration when you visit our Site, including the type (and version) of browser software you use, the operating system you’re running, the website that referred you, and your IP address. We use this information to make our site as useful as we can for as many users as possible. Your IP address is a numerical address assigned to your computer that is used by other computers connected to the Internet to communicate with your computer so that data (such as the web pages you want to view) can be transmitted to you. We use your IP address to route data (such as the web pages you request) to your computer, to track which pages within the Site have been accessed from your computer, and to track how well each page within our Site is performing so that we can continue to improve our Site and the services we offer. We also use IP address information for systems administration, to report aggregate information to sponsors and advertisers, and to conduct Site analysis.
Information we gather on our website is stored within autosure-controlled databases (or databases hosted on our behalf) on servers maintained by us. However, no physical or electronic security system is impenetrable. We cannot guarantee the security of our servers or databases, nor can we guarantee/ warrant that information you supply won’t be intercepted while being transmitted to us over the Internet. You do so at your own risk and Autosure is in no way responsible/ liable for any loss or damage araising in this regard.