Signs and Safety ("Signs and Safety") operates http://signssafety.com/ and may operate other websites. It is Signs and Safety's policy to respect your privacy regarding any information we may collect while operating our websites.
Like most website operators, Signs and Safety collects non-personally-identifying information of the sort that web browsers and servers typically make available, such as the browser type, language preference, referring site, and the date and time of each visitor request. Signs and Safety's purpose in collecting non-personally identifying information is to better understand how Signs and Safety's visitors use its website. From time to time, Signs and Safety may release non-personally-identifying information in the aggregate, e.g., by publishing a report on trends in the usage of its website.
Signs and Safety also collects potentially personally-identifying information like Internet Protocol (IP) addresses for logged in users and for users leaving comments on http://signssafety.com/ blogs/sites. Signs and Safety only discloses logged in user and commenter IP addresses under the same circumstances that it uses and discloses personally-identifying information as described below, except that commenter IP addresses and email addresses are visible and disclosed to the administrators of the blog/site where the comment was left.
Gathering of Personally-Identifying Information
Certain visitors to Signs and Safety's websites choose to interact with Signs and Safety in ways that require Signs and Safety to gather personally-identifying information. The amount and type of information that Signs and Safety gathers depends on the nature of the interaction. For example, we ask visitors who sign up at http://signssafety.com/ to provide a username and email address. Those who engage in transactions with Signs and Safety are asked to provide additional information, including as necessary the personal and financial information required to process those transactions. In each case, Signs and Safety collects such information only insofar as is necessary or appropriate to fulfill the purpose of the visitor's interaction with Signs and Safety. Signs and Safety does not disclose personally-identifying information other than as described below. And visitors can always refuse to supply personally-identifying information, with the caveat that it may prevent them from engaging in certain website-related activities.
Signs and Safety may collect statistics about the behavior of visitors to its websites. Signs and Safety may display this information publicly or provide it to others. However, Signs and Safety does not disclose personally-identifying information other than as described below.
Protection of Certain Personally-Identifying Information
Signs and Safety discloses potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information only to those of its employees, contractors and affiliated organizations that (i) need to know that information in order to process it on Signs and Safety's behalf or to provide services available at Signs and Safety's websites, and (ii) that have agreed not to disclose it to others. Some of those employees, contractors and affiliated organizations may be located outside of your home country; by using Signs and Safety's websites, you consent to the transfer of such information to them. Signs and Safety will not rent or sell potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information to anyone. Other than to its employees, contractors and affiliated organizations, as described above, Signs and Safety discloses potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information only in response to a subpoena, court order or other governmental request, or when Signs and Safety believes in good faith that disclosure is reasonably necessary to protect the property or rights of Signs and Safety, third parties or the public at large. If you are a registered user of an Signs and Safety website and have supplied your email address, Signs and Safety may occasionally send you an email to tell you about new features, solicit your feedback, or just keep you up to date with what's going on with Signs and Safety and our products. If you send us a request (for example via email or via one of our feedback mechanisms), we reserve the right to publish it in order to help us clarify or respond to your request or to help us support other users. Signs and Safety takes all measures reasonably necessary to protect against the unauthorized access, use, alteration or destruction of potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information.
If Signs and Safety, or substantially all of its assets, were acquired, or in the unlikely event that Signs and Safety goes out of business or enters bankruptcy, user information would be one of the assets that is transferred or acquired by a third party. You acknowledge that such transfers may occur, and that any acquirer of Signs and Safety may continue to use your personal information as set forth in this policy.