Welcome to www.TransalpineOutdoors.com (the “Site”).
We understand that privacy online is important to users of our Site, especially when conducting business.
This statement governs our 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 TransalpineOutdoors.com (collectively, “Services”), (“Customers”).
“Personally Identifiable Information”
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. We collect the following additional information from our Customers: the names, addresses, phone numbers and email addresses of Customers, the nature and quantity of the merchandise that the Customer intends to purchase.
What organizations are collecting the information?
In addition to our direct collection of information, our third party service vendors (such as credit card companies, clearinghouses, banks, drop shippers and shipping companies) who may provide such services as payment services, insurance, shipping services etc. may collect this information from our Visitors and 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 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.
With whom may the information be shared?
TransalpineOutdoors.com is committed to protecting your privacy. We will not sell, rent or disclose any information that identifies you to a third party without your prior approval.
How does the Site use Personally Identifiable Information?
We use Personally Identifiable Information to customize the Site, to make appropriate product and service offerings, and to fulfill purchase orders made on the Site. We may email Visitors and Customers about research or purchase opportunities on the Site or information related to the subject matter of the Site. We may also use Personally Identifiable Information to contact Visitors and Customers in order to fulfill purchase orders, and in response to specific inquiries, or to provide requested information.
How is Personally Identifiable Information stored?
Personally Identifiable Information collected by TransalpineOutdoors.com is securely stored and is not accessible to third parties or employees of TransalpineOutdoors.com except for use as indicated above.
What choices are available to Visitors regarding collection, use and distribution of the information?
Visitors and Customers may opt out of receiving information from or being contacted by us and by responding to emails as instructed, or by contacting us using the Contact Us form.
Are Cookies Used on the Site?
How does TransalpineOutdoors.com use login information?
TransalpineOutdoors.com uses login information, including, but not limited to, IP addresses, ISPs, and browser types, to analyze trends, administer the Site, track a user’s movement and use, and gather broad demographic information.
What partners or service providers have access to Personally Identifiable Information from Visitors and/or Customers on the Site?
Disclosure of Personally Identifiable Information to comply with law
We will disclose Personally Identifiable Information in order to comply with a court order or subpoena or a request from a law enforcement agency to release information. We will also disclose Personally Identifiable Information when reasonably necessary to protect the safety of our Visitors and Customers.
How does the Site keep Personally Identifiable Information secure?
All of our employees are familiar with our security policy and practices. The Personally Identifiable Information of our Visitors and Customers is only accessible to a limited number of qualified employees who are given a password in order to gain access to the information. We audit our security systems and processes on a regular basis. Sensitive information, such as credit card numbers or social security numbers, is protected by encryption protocols, in place to protect information sent over the Internet. While we take commercially reasonable measures to maintain a secure site, electronic communications and databases are subject to errors, tampering and break-ins, and we cannot guarantee or warrant that such events will not take place and we will not be liable to Visitors or Customers for any such occurrences.
How can Visitors correct any inaccuracies in Personally Identifiable Information?
Can a Visitor delete or deactivate Personally Identifiable Information collected by the Site?
We provide Visitors and Customers with a mechanism to delete/deactivate Personally Identifiable Information from the Site’s database by contacting us via the form on our Contact page. However, because of backups and records of deletions, it may be impossible to delete a Visitor’s entry without retaining some residual information. An individual who requests to have Personally Identifiable Information deactivated will have this information functionally deleted, and we will not sell, transfer, or use Personally Identifiable Information relating to that individual in any way moving forward.
This Site is not directed at children. Visitors and Customers are required to be eighteen years or older.
This web site contains links to other web sites. Please note that when you click on one of these links, you are moving to another web site. We encourage you to read the privacy statements of these linked sites as their privacy policies may differ from ours.