understand how we collect and use Web site use information and any personal
information that you provide to us during your visits to this Web site. These privacy
provisions, however, apply solely to our online information collection activities and are
not applicable to information collection practices we may be engaged in outside of this
do not agree to this policy, please do not use this site. We reserve the right to change our
however, we will post those changes on our Web site.
No Representation or Warranty
While we have established internal practices designed to maintain the confidentiality of
the information we collect, your confidential use of our Web site cannot be guaranteed by
- We shall not be responsible for any harm that you or any person may suffer as a
result of a breach of confidentiality in respect to your use of this site or of any
information you transmitted to this site.
What Information Do We Collect and How Do We Use It?
- Web Site Use Information
In general, you can browse our Web site without telling us who you are or revealing any
personal information about yourself. Similar to other commercial Web sites, however,
our Web site uses “cookies” (see “What are Cookies?” below) and Web server logs to
collect information about how our Web site is used.
Information collected through cookies and Web server logs may include the name of your
Internet service provider, the browser you are using and any available plug-ins, the type
of computer or electronic device you are using to access our Web site, the Internet
Protocol (IP) address associated with that device, the Web site that referred you to us, the
pages you request, and the date and time of those page requests. We use this information
to administer the Web site, to generate statistics and measure the use of our Web site, and
to improve the content of our Web site.
- Personal Information You Choose to Provide
During normal Web site usage, we do not collect or store personal information such as
your name, mailing address, email address, phone number or social security number.
There are instances, however, when Auto Crane requests personal information in order to
provide a service, such as product registration, or send you information about our
company. You may notify us at any time if you do not wish to receive any future
correspondence from us by sending an email to firstname.lastname@example.org
Personal information is collected and stored by us in a manner appropriate to the nature
of the data and is also used to fulfill your request. We will not share or sell your personal
information to any other company. Notwithstanding the foregoing, we may share user
information from time-to-time within the Auto Crane , Inc. family of companies in
order to provide consistent service, support and marketing to our existing and prospective
customers. We also may share information with our distributors. For example, when a
user requests a catalog be mailed, we will respond with a letter to the user directing them
to the closest distributor. We will also provide a copy of that user’s information to the
distributor so that they may follow up. Our distributors are not Auto Crane -owned
What Are Cookies?
Cookies are pieces of information that a Web site transfers to an individual’s hard drive
for record-keeping purposes so that we may track site and user activity. The use of
cookies is an industry standard and you will find them at most major Web sites. By
showing how and when visitors use the site, cookies help us to track those areas of our
site that are popular and which areas are not. Many improvements and updates to the site
are based on this data.
Most browsers are initially set to accept cookies but you can set your browser to refuse
cookies or to alert you when cookies are being sent. However, it is possible that some
parts of our Web site will not function properly if you do so. Also, we will not be able to
recognize you as a returning visitor.
Links to Other Web Sites
This Web site may contain links to other sites. The privacy policies of those other sites
policies of those other sites. Please remember that when you use a link to go from our
Special Notification with Respect to Children’s Privacy
The Children’s Online Privacy Protection Act (COPPA) is a federal law that protects the
online privacy and personal information of children under 13 years of age. In compliance
with COPPA, we do not promote online to children and we do not intentionally collect
any personal information from children under 13. Children under the age of 13 must be
signed up by their parents and use their parents email address in order to receive email