Collection and Use Personal Information; Credit Card Data
We may request and collect Personal Information from You any time You contact us or visit CarAccidentSource.com. “Personal Information” may include your name, phone number, address, email address, any other information that can be used to uniquely identify or contact You.
We will not actively seek out or investigate Your Personal Information, unless it is necessary to do so in order to pursue a claim against You. Generally speaking, CarAccidentSource.com will only obtain and retain such Personal Information as You submit through the Website or communications between You and CarAccidentSource.com, and as may be shared by third-party service providers, such as shipping, credit card and billing companies.
Credit card payments are processed by a third-party processing company. You will be redirected from the Website to submit your credit card information through the third-party’s credit card processing portal. We do not receive or store any credit card information.
We may use Your Personal Information as follows:
- To respond to inquiries You submit through the Website;
- To keep You informed about our service offerings and to help improve our services, Website content, and advertising;
- For other internal purposes such as auditing, record keeping and data analysis;
- To comply with any and all applicable laws, rules and regulations.
If You do not wish to receive communications from CarAccidentSource.com not specifically associated with Your business relationship with CarAccidentSource.com, You may opt out of receiving such communications by submitting one of the contact forms on the Website with your email and “Opt Out of Promotional Communications” in the “Comments” or “Message” section.
Collection and Use of Non-Personal Information
We may also collect non-personal information from or relating to You in connection with Your use of the Website. Such non-personal information may include, but will not necessarily be limited to: activities on the Website; Internet surfing habits and tendencies; and, geographic location identifiers, such as time zone, zip code and area code. We may use, transfer and disclose non-personal information for any purpose.
The Website and CarAccidentSource.com advertisements may employ “cookies” and other technologies to help CarAccidentSource.com understand user behavior, track visits to the Website, and measure the effectiveness of advertisements and promotional campaigns. Similar to most other websites, the Website may gather certain information automatically and store it in log files. Such automatically-stored information may include Internet Protocol (IP) addresses, browser type, Internet service provider (ISP), referring and exit pages, time and date stamps, and clickstream data. You may be able to disable cookies through the preferences or options specifications in Your web browser.
Protection of Personal Information
We take certain precautionary measures in its ordinary business operations to maintain the confidentiality of your Personal Information. Such measures include limitations on access, use of password protection and utilization of antivirus scanning software. While we endeavor to maintain commercially reasonable efforts to protect Your Personal Information, it, like any other company, is not able to guarantee that Your Personal Information will be free from unintended disclosure and misappropriation. If we discover an event pursuant to which the confidentiality of Your Personal Information has been compromised, it will inform You of such event, but it will not be liable for any loss or damage you incur as a result thereof.
Access to Personal Information
Upon request, CarAccidentSource.com will inform you by email of Your Personal Information within its possession. If not required to retain Your Personal Information by law or for legitimate business purposes, upon request CarAccidentSource.com will delete Your Personal Information in its possession at the time of such request; provided, however, that CarAccidentSource.com will not be obligated to honor or process requests that are unreasonably repetitive, require disproportionate technical effort, are extremely impractical, jeopardize the privacy of others, or that seek deletion of Personal Information that is publicly available through any source.
Disclosure to Service Providers
As noted above, CarAccidentSource.com may share Personal Information with third-party service providers such as credit card, billing, fulfillment and delivery companies involved in processing and fulfilling orders for services that You submit through the Website. Your Personal Information will only be shared with these service providers in connection with and to the extent necessary to process and fulfill Your requests.
Disclosure to Other Third Parties
As noted above, we may under certain circumstances be required by law, rule, regulation, legal process or request from governmental authority to disclose Your Personal Information. We will disclose Your Personal Information to the extent it is required to do so by to the foregoing authorities.
In the event that CarAccidentSource.com, the Website, or any interest therein is sold, transferred, merged or reorganized, Your Personal Information may be disclosed and transferred to the acquiring parties and/or their authorized representatives.
We do not knowingly collect Personal Information from minors under eighteen (18) years of age. If we learn that we have collected Personal Information of a minor under the age of 18, we will take reasonable steps to promptly delete such information. You may contact CarAccidentSource.com through the Website to request deletion of Personal Information pertaining to a minor.