Why we collect personal and/or non-personal information In general, we collect your personal and/or non-personal information from our web site to:
The personal and/or non-personal information we collect from you will vary depending on the type of product, service or inquiry you choose. The following is a description of the different areas featured on our web site where we ask you to provide personal or non-personal information.
Surveys: EyeOnTrucking.com collects information from you when you voluntarily participate in our online surveys. The information we may collect from surveys includes (but is not limited to) your name, address, phone number and e-mail address. However, most of our online surveys are blind surveys so personal information is not asked for or collected.Cookies and log files
Non-personal information is automatically collected through the standard operation of our Internet server. Our server collects non-personal information using session cookies. Cookies don’t reveal personal information about you. A session cookie is a line of text that is stored temporarily in your computer's memory and not written to your computer's hard drive. Because this type of cookie is not written to your computer's hard drive, it is destroyed as soon as you close your browser. A session cookie makes it possible for you to access different areas of our web site without re-registering or re-entering your password. The help function on most browsers contains information on how to set your browser to notify you before accepting a cookie or to disable cookies entirely. However, if you don't accept cookies, some pages on our site won't display properly or you may receive error messages. Log files also are used to collect non-personal information such as the date and time of your visit to the web site, your IP address and your browser type. This non-personal information allows us to track traffic patterns and trends or to identify technical problems with our site.Information we may disclose
We do not sell or rent any members' or subscribers' personal information to telemarketers, mailing list brokers or any other non-affiliated company. We may disclose your information to third parties only upon proper request, or as required or permitted by law. Subscriber names and demographics are disclosed to BPA International for auditing purposes and industry reporting. Additionally, we disclose your information in the limited manner necessary to service or process transactions you request or authorize. See the section titled “To whom we disclose information” for a list of outside companies in which your information may be shared in order to service or process your request. We may share aggregate statistics compiled from online surveys with the media, government agencies, advertisers and other third parties. We also may publish, online or in print, aggregate statistics compiled from the surveys. These aggregate statistics will not allow anyone to identify your name or other personal information about you.Safeguarding your information
We work to protect the security of your information during transmissions by using passwords and various firewalls. These measures increase the security and privacy of information traveling to, from, and within EyeOnTrucking.com. Employees who have access to any online information are required to follow company procedures designed to keep the information secure and confidential. Employees who violate our privacy policies will be subject to disciplinary actions, including termination when appropriate.Miscellaneous
Forums, chats and discussion groups: It is important to understand that the information you submit in discussion groups, bulletin boards and chat rooms is publicly displayed. While these forums, chats and discussion groups are restricted to EyeOnTrucking.com members only, it is possible your messages will be seen by people and organizations not related to EyeOnTrucking.com, and may be used by these third parties to contact you. As a result, you should be very careful about the information that you include in these messages. Because these unrelated parties will also see your "user name" on any postings that you make in the discussion groups, you may not want to use your full name.Advertisers: