Like most website operators, Desert States Electrical Sales 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. Desert States Electrical Sales purpose in collecting non-personally identifying information is to better understand how Desert States Electrical Sales visitors use its website. From time to time, Desert States Electrical Sales may release non-personally-identifying information in the aggregate, e.g., by publishing a report on trends in the usage of its website.
Desert States Electrical Sales also collects potentially personally-identifying information like Internet Protocol (IP) addresses. Desert States Electrical Sales does not use IP addresses to identify its visitors, however, and does not disclose such information, other than under the same circumstances that it uses and discloses personally-identifying information, as described below.
Gathering of Personally-Identifying Information
Certain visitors to Desert States Electrical Sales.org choose to interact with Desert States Electrical Sales in ways that require Desert States Electrical Sales to gather personally-identifying information. The amount and type of information that Desert States Electrical Sales gathers depends on the nature of the interaction. For example, we ask visitors who use our forums to provide a username and email address.
In each case, Desert States Electrical Sales collects such information only insofar as is necessary or appropriate to fulfill the purpose of the visitor’s interaction with Desert States Electrical Sales. Desert States Electrical Sales 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.
Protection of Certain Personally-Identifying Information
Desert States Electrical Sales discloses potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information only to those of project administrators, employees, contractors, and affiliated organizations that (i) need to know that information in order to process it on Desert States Electrical Sales behalf or to provide services available through Desert States Electrical Sales, 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 Desert States Electrical Sales, you consent to the transfer of such information to them.
Desert States Electrical Sales will not rent or sell potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information to anyone. Other than to project administrators, employees, contractors, and affiliated organizations, as described above, Desert States Electrical Sales discloses potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information only when required to do so by law, if you give permission to have your information shared, or when Desert States Electrical Sales believes in good faith that disclosure is reasonably necessary to protect the property or rights of Desert States Electrical Sales , third parties, or the public at large.
If you are a registered user of a Desert States Electrical Sales website and have supplied your email address, Desert States Electrical Sales 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 Desert States Electrical Sales and our products. We primarily use our blog to communicate this type of information, so we expect to keep this type of email to a minimum.
Use of personal information
We will not sell or lease your personal information to third parties unless we have your permission or are required by law to do so.
We would like to send you email marketing communication which may be of interest to you from time to time. If you have consented to marketing, you may opt out later.
You have a right at any time to stop us from contacting you for marketing purposes. If you no longer wish to be contacted for marketing purposes, please click on the unsubscribe link at the bottom of the email.
Third Party Links
Additionally, information about how you use our website is collected automatically using “cookies”. Cookies are text files placed on your computer to collect standard internet log information and visitor behaviour information. This information is used to track visitor use of the website and to compile statistical reports on website activity.