Georgia Metal Finishing
Georgia Metal Finishing recognizes the importance of
protecting the privacy of all information provided
by users of our web sites, recipients of our e-mail
newsletters and all other customers of our products
and services. This Privacy Statement discloses the
privacy practices for all products and services
Georgia Metal Finishing.
INFORMATION COLLECTION AND USE
Georgia Metal Finishing collects information from our
website users, subscribers and other customers. In
this section of our Privacy Statement, we describe
the type of information we collect and how we use it
to provide better services to our customers.
some cases, use of our website will require
registration. During registration, users are
required to give their contact information (such as
name, e-mail address, mailing address and phone
number). This information allows us to communicate
with users, provide requested services, and provide
a more personalized experience on our sites.
products and services that require payment, we may
also collect credit card information. Items such as
account name, account number, and expiration date,
are used for billing purposes only.
users wish to subscribe to our e-mail newsletters,
we ask for contact information (such as name, e-mail
address and, occasionally, demographic information).
We use this information in the same manner as we use
contact information in the registration and ordering
process described above. Recipients of our
newsletters can unsubscribe using the instructions
listed at the end of the e-mail newsletter.
Recommend Our Site
customers elect to use our referral service for
informing a friend about our sites and services, we
may ask them for the friend's name, job title and
Georgia Metal Finishing will store and use
this information to send the friend an invitation.
This information may also be used to provide
information about our company and related products
and services. The friend may contact us as specified
in the tell-a-friend message to request that no
further communications be sent.
Communications With Us
Where such submissions include: requests for
service, support or information, we may forward them
to our agents, as needed, to best respond to the
specific request. In addition, we may retain e-mails
and other information sent to us for our internal
administrative purposes, and to help us serve
customers better. Please note that letters to the
editor/webmaster/customer service and similar
submissions may be made public.
Communications From Us
order to best serve our customers, we may send
updates that contain important information about our
products and services. We may also communicate with
a customer to provide requested services and for
account-related issues via e-mail, phone or regular
mail. In addition to such service and
product-essential messages, we offer our customers
the option to receive information about our company,
related products, services and special deals.
Automatic Data Collection
web sites have features that automatically collect
information from customers, to deliver content
specific to customer’s interests and to honor their
preferences. This information assists us in creating
products and services that will serve the needs of
example, we use "cookies," a piece of data stored on
the user's hard drive containing information about
the user. Cookies benefit the user by requiring
login only once, thereby saving time while on our
web site. If users reject the cookies, they may be
limited in the use of some areas of our web site.
addition, some of our business affiliates use
cookies on our web sites in ads or promotions.
However, we have no access to, or control over,
these business affiliates' cookies. We urge users to
read their privacy policies for information.
our internal purposes, we gather date, time, browser
type, navigation history and IP address of all
visitors to our web sites. This information does not
contain anything that can identify users personally.
We use this information for trend analysis, system
administration, and to gather broad demographic
information about our user base.
do not share personally identifiable information
with other companies, apart from those acting as our
agents in providing our product(s)/service(s), and
which agree to use it only for that purpose and to
keep the information secure and confidential. Also,
our parent, subsidiary and affiliate companies,
entities into which our company may be merged, or
entities to which any of our assets, products, sites
or operations may be transferred, will be able to
use personal information. We will also disclose
information we maintain when required to do so by
law, for example, in response to a court order or a
subpoena or other legal obligation, in response to a
law enforcement agency's request, or in special
cases when we have reason to believe that disclosing
this information is necessary to identify, contact
or bring legal action against someone who may be
causing injury to or interference with (either
intentionally or unintentionally) our rights or
property. Users should also be aware that courts of
equity, such as U.S. Bankruptcy Courts, might have
the authority, under certain circumstances, to
permit personal information to be shared or
transferred to third parties without permission.
may share aggregate information, which is not
personally identifiable, with others. This
information may include usage and demographic data,
but will not include personal information.
use reasonable precautions to protect our customers'
personal information and to store it securely.
Sensitive information that is transmitted to us
online (such as credit card number) is encrypted and
is transmitted to us securely. In addition, access
to all of our customers' information, not just the
sensitive information mentioned above, is
restricted. Only employees who need the information
to perform a specific job are granted access to
personally identifiable information. Finally, the
servers on which we store personally identifiable
information are kept in a secure environment.
web sites contain links to other sites.
Georgia Metal Finishing is not responsible for the privacy practices
or content of these sites. We encourage our users to
be aware when they leave our site and to read the
privacy statements of these sites.
we change our Privacy Statement, we will post those
changes on this page so our users are aware of what
information we collect, how we use it and under
which circumstances, if any, we disclose it. Users
should check this policy frequently to keep abreast
of any changes.