Your privacy is important to us.
We understand that privacy online is important to users of our Site (wjmg.com), especially when conducting business. This statement governs our, Welding & Joining Management Group™ (WJMG™), privacy policies with respect to those users of the Site ("Visitors") who visit without transacting business and Visitors who register to transact business on the Site and make use of the various services offered by WJMG (collectively, "Services") ("Registered Customers").
"Personally Identifiable Information" refers to any information that identifies or can be used to identify, contact, or locate the person to whom such information pertains, including, but not limited to, name, address, phone number, fax number, email address, financial profiles, social security number, and credit card information.
Personally Identifiable Information does not include information that is collected anonymously (that is, without identification of the individual user) or demographic information not connected to an identified individual.
What Personally Identifiable Information is collected?
We may collect basic user profile information from all of our Visitors that includes IP address and general geolocation data.
We collect and store information from our Registered Customers that may include names, addresses, phone numbers, IP addresses, and email addresses of Registered Customers, the nature and size of the business, and comments provided by the visitor.
What organizations are collecting the information?
In addition to our direct collection of information, our third party service vendors (such as software providers, hosting company and webmaster) may collect this information from our Visitors and Authorized Customers. We do not control how these third parties use such information, but we do ask them to disclose how they use personal information provided to them from Visitors and Registered Customers. Some of these third parties may be intermediaries that act solely as links in the distribution chain, and do not store, retain, or use the information given to them. Links to each of those providers are available on this website as needed or accessed.
How does the Site use Personally Identifiable Information?
We use Personally Identifiable Information to customize the Site, to make appropriate service offerings, and to fulfill buying and selling requests on the Site. We may email Visitors and Registered Customers about news, new services and industry updates published on the Site or information related to the subject matter of the Site. We may also use Personally Identifiable Information to contact Visitors and Registered Customers in response to specific inquiries, or to provide requested information.
With whom may the information may be shared?
Personally Identifiable Information about Registered Customers is never be shared with other Registered Customers unless that information was freely entered into a forum or other public venue created solely for interaction with other Visitors or Registered Customers. We may share aggregated, non-personal, information about our Visitors, including the demographics of our Visitors and Registered Customers, with our affiliated agencies and third party vendors. We also offer the opportunity to "opt out" of receiving information or being contacted by us or by any agency acting on our behalf.
How is Personally Identifiable Information stored?
Personally Identifiable Information collected by WJMG is securely stored and is not accessible to third parties or employees of WJMG except for use as indicated above.
What choices are available to Visitors regarding collection, use and distribution of the information?
Visitors and Registered Customers may opt out of receiving unsolicited information from or being contacted by us and/or our vendors and affiliated agencies by responding to emails as instructed, or by contacting us at privacy @ wjmg.com
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