Collection of your Personal Information
In order to better provide you with products and services offered on our Site, RUS may collect personally identifiable information, such as your:
– First and Last Name
– E-mail Address
We do not collect any personal information about you unless you voluntarily provide it to us. However, you may be required to provide certain personal information to us when you elect to use certain services available on the Site. These may include: (a) registering for an account on our Site; (b) sending us an email message; (c) submitting your credit card or other payment information when ordering and purchasing products and services on our Site. To wit, we will use your information for, but not limited to, communicating with you in relation to services and/or products you have requested from us. We also may gather additional personal or non-personal information in the future.
Use of your Personal Information
RUS collects and uses your personal information to operate its website(s) and deliver the services you have requested.
RUS may also use your personally identifiable information to inform you of other products or services available from RUS and its affiliates.
Sharing Information with Third Parties
RUS does not sell, rent or lease its customer lists to third parties.
RUS may share data with trusted partners to help perform statistical analysis, send you email or postal mail, provide customer support, or arrange for deliveries. All such third parties are prohibited from using your personal information except to provide these services to RUS, and they are required to maintain the confidentiality of your information.
RUS may disclose your personal information, without notice, if required to do so by law or in the good faith belief that such action is necessary to: (a) conform to the edicts of the law or comply with legal process served on RUS or the site; (b) protect and defend the rights or property of RUS; and/or (c) act under exigent circumstances to protect the personal safety of users of RUS, or the public.
Automatically Collected Information
Information about your computer hardware and software may be automatically collected by RUS. This information can include your IP address, browser type, domain names, access times and referring website addresses. This information is used for the operation of the service, to maintain the quality of the service, and to provide general statistics regarding use of the RUS website.
This website contains links to other sites. Please be aware that we are not responsible for the content or privacy practices of such other sites. We encourage our users to be aware when they leave our site and to read the privacy statements of any other site that collects personally identifiable information.
Security of your Personal Information
RUS secures your personal information from unauthorized access, use, or disclosure. RUS uses the following methods for this purpose:
– SSL Protocol
When personal information (such as a credit card number) is transmitted to other websites, it is protected through the use of encryption, such as the Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) protocol.
We strive to take appropriate security measures to protect against unauthorized access to or alteration of your personal information. Unfortunately, no data transmission over the Internet or any wireless network can be guaranteed to be 100% secure. As a result, while we strive to protect your personal information, you acknowledge that: (a) there are security and privacy limitations inherent to the Internet which are beyond our control; and (b) security, integrity, and privacy of any and all information and data exchanged between you and us through this Site cannot be guaranteed.
Children Under Thirteen
RUS does not knowingly collect personally identifiable information from children under the age of thirteen. If you are under the age of thirteen, you must ask your parent or guardian for permission to use this website.
External Data Storage Sites
We may store your data on servers provided by third party hosting vendors with whom we have contracted.
Changes to this Statement
RUS welcomes your questions or comments regarding this Statement of Privacy. If you believe that RUS has not adhered to this Statement, please contact RUS at:
Regional Utility Services, Inc.
160 Conway Black Road
Spartanburg, South Carolina 29307
Email Address: email@example.com
Telephone number: 864-327-1993
Effective as of July 01, 2018