State Wide Inspection Services (SWIS) is committed to protecting your privacy and developing technology that gives you the most powerful and safe online experience. This Statement of Privacy applies to the SWIS Website and governs data collection and usage. By using the SWIS website, you consent to the data practices described in this statement.
SWIS does not sell, rent or lease its customer lists to third parties.
Collection of your Personal Information
SWIS collects personally identifiable information, such as your e-mail address, name, home or work address or telephone number. SWIS also collects anonymous demographic information, which is not unique to you, such as your zip code, age, gender, preferences, interests and favorites.
There is also information about your computer hardware and software that is automatically collected by SWIS. This information can include: your IP address, browser type, domain names, access times and referring Website addresses. This information is used by SWIS for the operation of the service, to maintain quality of the service, and to provide general statistics regarding use of the SWIS Website.
Please keep in mind that if you directly disclose personally identifiable information or personally sensitive data through SWIS public message boards, this information may be collected and used by others. Note: SWIS does not read any of your private online communications.
SWIS encourages you to review the privacy statements of Websites you choose to link to from SWIS so that you can understand how those Websites collect, use and share your information. SWIS is not responsible for the privacy statements or other content on Websites outside of the SWIS and SWIS family of Websites.
Use of your Personal Information
SWIS collects and uses your personal information to operate the SWIS Website and deliver the services you have requested. SWIS also uses your personally identifiable information to inform you of other products or services available from SWIS and its affiliates. SWIS may also contact you via surveys to conduct research about your opinion of current services or of potential new services that may be offered.
SWIS does not sell, rent or lease its customer lists to third parties. SWIS 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 not transferred to the third party. In addition, SWIS may share data with trusted partners to help us 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 SWIS , and they are required to maintain the confidentiality of your information.
SWIS does not use or disclose sensitive personal information, such as race, religion, or political affiliations, without your explicit consent.
SWIS keeps track of the Websites and pages our customers visit within SWIS , in order to determine what SWIS services are the most popular. This data is used to deliver customized content and advertising within SWIS to customers whose behavior indicates that they are interested in a particular subject area.
SWIS Websites 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: (a) conform to the edicts of the law or comply with legal process served on SWIS or the site; (b) protect and defend the rights or property of SWIS ; and, (c) act under exigent circumstances to protect the personal safety of users of SWIS, or the public.
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 SWIS pages, or register with SWIS site or services, a cookie helps SWIS 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 SWIS Website, the information you previously provided can be retrieved, so you can easily use the SWIS features that you customized.
You have the ability to accept or decline cookies. Most Web browsers automatically accept cookies, but you can usually modify your browser setting to decline cookies if you prefer. If you choose to decline cookies, you may not be able to fully experience the interactive features of the SWIS services or Websites you visit.