What Does this Statement of Privacy Cover?
Collection of your Personal Information
General Chipping may collect Personal Information, such as your or your businesses’ name. If you purchase General Chipping’s products and services, we may collect billing or credit card information. This information is used to complete the purchase transaction. When you register for our Service, or when you ask for additional information from General Chipping about our Service, we may also ask you for additional personal information, such as title, department name, fax number, or additional company information, such as annual revenues, number of employees, or industry. You can opt out of providing this additional information by not providing it when asked to do so. General Chipping may also collect anonymous demographic information, which is not unique to you for purposes of improving your service. Information about your computer hardware and software may be automatically collected by General Chipping. 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 our business, to maintain quality of our service, and to provide general statistics regarding use of the General Chipping website. General Chipping encourages you to review the privacy statements of websites you choose to link to from General Chipping so that you can understand how those websites collect, use and share your information. General Chipping is not responsible for the privacy statements or other content on websites outside of the General Chipping website.
Use of your Personal Information
General Chipping collects and uses your personal information to operate its websites and deliver the services you have requested. General Chipping may also use your personally identifiable information to inform you of other products or services available from General Chipping and its affiliates. General Chipping may also contact you via surveys to conduct research about your opinion of current services or of potential new services that may be offered. General Chipping DOES NOT SELL, RENT or LEASE its CUSTOMER LISTS TO THIRD PARTIES. General Chipping may, from time to time, contact you on behalf of external business partners about a particular offering that may be of interest to you. In those cases, your unique personally identifiable information (e-mail, name, address, telephone number) is transferred to the third party. General Chipping 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 General Chipping, and they are required to maintain the confidentiality of your information. General Chipping may keep track of the websites and pages our users visit within our Site(s), in order to determine what General Chipping services are the most popular. This data is used to deliver customized content and service within General Chipping to customers whose behavior indicates that they are interested in a particular area. General Chipping will disclose your personal information, without notice, only if required to do so by law or in the good faith belief that such action is necessary to: conform to the edicts of the law or comply with legal process served on General Chipping or the site; protect and defend the rights or property of General Chipping; and, act under exigent circumstances to protect the personal safety of users of General Chipping, or the public.
The General Chipping website may use “cookies” to help you personalize your online experience. A cookie is a text file that is placed on your hard disk by a web page server. Cookies cannot be used to run programs or deliver viruses to your computer. Cookies are uniquely assigned to you, and can only be read by a web server in the domain that issued the cookie to you. In addition, you enable General Chipping to obtain any other cookies used on your website in conjunction with the General Chipping service. One of the primary purposes of cookies is to provide a convenience feature to save you time. The purpose of a cookie is to tell the Web server that you have returned to a specific page. For example, if you personalize General Chipping pages, or register with General Chipping site or services, a cookie helps General Chipping to recall your specific information on subsequent visits. This simplifies the process of recording your personal information, such as billing addresses, shipping addresses, and so on. When you return to the same General Chipping website, the information you previously provided can be retrieved, so you can easily use the General Chipping features that you customized.
Security of Your Personal Information
General Chipping secures your personal information from unauthorized access, use or disclosure. We routinely scan our source code to check for weaknesses or vulnerabilities. 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.
Children Under Thirteen
General Chipping 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.
Opt-Out & Unsubscribe
We respect your privacy and give you an opportunity to opt-out of receiving announcements of certain information. Users may opt-out of receiving any or all communications from General Chipping by contacting us here:
Changes to this Statement
General Chipping will occasionally update this Statement of Privacy to reflect company and customer feedback. General Chipping encourages you to periodically review this Statement to be informed of how General Chipping is protecting your information.
Merger or Transfer
Should we sell, merge or transfer any part of our business, part of the sale may include your personal information.
General Chipping welcomes your questions or comments regarding this Statement of Privacy. If you believe that General Chipping has not adhered to this Statement, please contact General Chipping at:
P.O. Box 752352
Houston, Texas 77275
Effective as of August 23, 2016.