Information Gathered by Bretford
Visitors: For visitors to our website and registered users, we log certain information, such as your IP address, browser type and usage data, for example, how much time you spent visiting, which accounts you accessed, and which pages you accessed within the Bretford Connect Service.
Registration: If you choose to register with us, Bretford may ask you to provide your name, email address and physical address. Bretford also asks each user to create an account ID and password. Bretford may ask you to provide demographic information, such as age, gender, interests or occupation to enhance our ability to provide a more personalized experience for users. We may also, via a third party service, collect credit card information for any subscription fees, paid services or purchases.
Feedback and Chat: We may collect other information when you provide feedback or comments or communicate with others through our systems.
Uploads: Bretford allows the uploading of user provided personal data submissions. This data is used for the sole benefit of a registered user of the Bretford Connect Service. Bretford does not use this information except to provide registered users the means to easily identify and manage individuals and devices assigned to one or more TechGuard Connect locker bays within their organization.
Information Gathered by Third Party Analytics Services and Ad Networks
Payment Card Information
To use certain aspects of the Bretford Connect Service, we may require credit or debit card account information. By submitting your credit or debit card account information through the Bretford Connect Service, you expressly consent to the sharing of your information with third party merchants, subscription and billing processors, and payment processors. These third parties may store your credit or debit card account information so you can use the Bretford Connect Service in the future. We transmit your credit or debit card account information to these third parties, but do not store such information. We cannot guarantee that transmissions of your credit or debit card account information will always be secure or that unauthorized third parties will never be able to defeat the security measures taken by us or our third-party service providers. We assume no liability or responsibility for disclosure of your information due to errors in transmission, unauthorized third-party access, or other causes beyond our control.
Bretford Uses of Information
We may use information we collect about you as follows:
- To provide and improve the Bretford Connect Service.
- To permit our users to set up an account.
- To respond to your comments, questions and requests and provide customer service.
- To send you notices, updates, security alerts and other administrative messages.
- To communicate with you about products, services, and offers provided by Bretford.
- To process transactions and send you related information.
- To detect, investigate and/or prevent fraudulent, unauthorized or illegal activity.
- To diagnose problems with the Bretford Connect Service.
- To analyze and monitor how users utilize the Bretford Connect Service.
- To carry out other purposes for which the information was collected.
When Bretford Discloses Information
Bretford does not share your personally identifiable information, including any of your user profile data that you create, with other organizations for their marketing or promotional uses.
Changing or Deleting Your Information
You have the ability to modify your account-specific information, through the edit function on your profile. If you wish to deactivate your Bretford Connect Service account, you may do so. Removed information such as your account ID, geolocation information connected to your user ID, and any documents that you have uploaded to the Bretford Connect Service may persist in backup copies for a reasonable period of time. In addition, we may retain certain information as required by law, for legitimate business purposes, or as part of our regular retention practices. We may also retain cached or archived copies of information about you.
Bretford will use commercially reasonable efforts to protect against unauthorized access to or unauthorized alteration, disclosure or destruction of data. However, we cannot ensure or warrant the security of any information you provide to us or guarantee that information on the Bretford Connect Service may not be accessed, disclosed, altered, or destroyed by unauthorized persons.
Children Under 18
IF YOU ARE UNDER 18 YEARS OF AGE, PLEASE DO NOT USE OR ACCESS THE BRETFORD CONNECT SERVICE AT ANY TIME OR IN ANY MANNER.
The Bretford Connect Service is not directed to children under 18. Bretford does not knowingly collect personal information from anyone under the age of 18. If you are under 18, please do not use the Bretford Connect Service or send any information about yourself to us, including your name, address, telephone number, or email address. If you are the parent or legal guardian of a child under 18 who has become a member of the Bretford Connect Service, then please contact Bretford at firstname.lastname@example.org to have that child’s account terminated and information deleted.
Web Browser “Do Not Track” Notice
We currently do not participate in any “Do Not Track” (“DNT”) frameworks that would allow us to respond to signals or other mechanisms from you regarding the collection of your information. Your DNT settings, however, may affect third party services we may use.