This Site receives and stores any information you enter. Information is routinely collected from visitors of this Site through such means as registration forms, order forms, surveys and contests.
In addition, this Site receives and stores certain types of information whenever you interact with this Site. For example, this Site uses “cookies,” which are alphanumeric identifiers that are transferred to your computer’s hard drive through your Web browser to enable this Site to recognize your browser and collect certain information regarding your use of this Site.
This Site also automatically collects a visitor’s IP address, domain name and information on what pages visitors access or visit. Visitors’ IP addresses may be used by Blue Ridge Surveying & Mapping, Inc. for the purpose of system administration, to report information to our content partners and advertisers, and to audit the use of this Site. Blue Ridge Surveying & Mapping, Inc. does not currently link IP addresses to any personally identifiable information, however, Blue Ridge Surveying & Mapping, Inc. may use an IP address to identify a visitor to this Site in certain circumstances including, but not limited to, enforcement of compliance with the terms of the use of this Site, to protect Blue Ridge Surveying & Mapping, Inc.’s rights, to protect customers or others or as may be required by law.
Email addresses and other personally identifiable information about visitors to this Site are known to Blue Ridge Surveying & Mapping, Inc. only when voluntarily submitted. For example, personally identifiable information collected in connection with visitors voluntarily filling out contest entry forms or subscribing to newsletters is retained by Blue Ridge Surveying & Mapping, Inc. This information is used to improve this Site and to support transactions made on this Site, for other purposes as may be disclosed in connection with the submission by the visitor of the information, and for purposes as described in this policy. Blue Ridge Surveying & Mapping, Inc. may use email addresses and other personally identifiable information to contact visitors who communicate with Blue Ridge Surveying & Mapping, Inc..For example, Blue Ridge Surveying & Mapping, Inc. may direct emails to visitors who provide Blue Ridge Surveying & Mapping, Inc. with their email addresses for specific purposes such a receiving newsletters or being notified of special offerings.
The information which is collected or retrieved by this Site may be shared with Blue Ridge Surveying & Mapping, Inc.’s affiliates and business partners, including companies that have Linked Sites (as described below) for marketing and promotional purposes.
In addition this Site may engage other companies and individuals to perform certain functions on its behalf. These companies and individuals have access to your information as needed to perform their functions but may not use it for other purposes.
This Site may also disclose visitor information in special cases when there is reason to believe that disclosing this information is necessary to identify, contact or bring legal action against a visitor who may cause injury to or interfere with Blue Ridge Surveying & Mapping, Inc.’s rights or property or another person or entity’s rights or property.Blue Ridge Surveying & Mapping, Inc. may also disclose visitor information when required by law.
Blue Ridge Surveying & Mapping, Inc. strives to protect visitors’ personal information, however, Blue Ridge Surveying & Mapping, Inc. does not ensure or warrant the security of any information. Blue Ridge Surveying & Mapping, Inc. will use reasonable efforts to ensure that information stored on Blue Ridge Surveying & Mapping, Inc.’s system is secure.
You should be aware that when you voluntarily disclose personal information on any community area (e.g. bulletin board, chat room or other forum) that information can be collected and used by others and may result in unsolicited messages from other parties.