Privacy Policy

Last Updated: February 12, 2016

1. Overview

This Privacy Policy describes how Hunter Engineering Company (“Hunter,” “we” or “us”) collects, uses, and shares personally identifiable information that we obtain about you when you access or use this website or mobile application. Please read this Privacy Policy carefully. By accessing or using this website or mobile application, you consent to the collection, use and sharing of personally identifiable information as described in this Privacy Policy.

2. What Personally Identifiable Information Do We Collect?

We collect any personally identifiable information about you that you provide when using this website or mobile application. This may include your name, phone number, mailing address, email address, and other personally identifiable information that you provide when you register for an account, update your account information, request that we contact you, fill out a form, or complete a survey.

Please note that measurements, vehicle service records, and other data collected, input, processed, and stored on HunterNet, including automatically from interfaces to Hunter Engineering equipment and other compatible systems (collectively, “Service Data”), is not considered personally identifiable information for purposes of this Privacy Policy. To learn how we collect, input, process, and store Service Data, please refer to the Terms of Service located at: http://www.hunternetwork.com/terms.

3. How Do We Use Personally Identifiable Information?

We use personally identifiable information for the purposes made apparent at the time of collection, as well as to communicate with you, to provide you with our products and services, to customize your website or mobile application experience, to monitor and improve the quality of our websites, mobile applications, products, and services, and as otherwise permitted or required under applicable law. We also may use and disclose this information in de-identified form for the foregoing reasons and for any other legally permissible purposes.

4. How Do We Share Personally Identifiable Information?

We may share personally identifiable information with our affiliates, with Hunter authorized sales representatives, authorized distributors, and service representatives, with our strategic business partners, and with individuals and companies that perform services on our behalf, such as vendors that provide website or mobile application development, online hosting, advertising, marketing, data analysis, and other professional services. We also may share personally identifiable information when we believe disclosure is appropriate to comply with the law or to respond to a court order or subpoena; to prevent or investigate a possible crime, such as fraud or identity theft; to protect the rights, property or safety of ourselves or others; and as otherwise permitted or required under applicable law.

5. Automatic Collection of Personally Identifiable Information

Certain types of information related to your use of the website or mobile application may be collected automatically when you visit the website or open the mobile application. For instance, we may collect the URL of the Internet site from which you linked to the website; the type of browser or device you are using; and information regarding pages viewed and other interactions with the website or mobile application. We do not treat this information as personally identifiable information unless it is combined with your name or other information that individually and personally identifies you.

6. Communication Preferences

You may be asked to express your communication preferences on the website or mobile application, such as the ability to send or receive notifications by phone, email, text message, or other means. You acknowledge that phone, data, text messaging, and other fees and charges may apply, depending on your particular device and service plan. You are solely responsible for those fees and charges. Although we strive to honor your communication preferences, we reserve the right to communicate with you by other means using the information that we have on file, consistent with our obligations under applicable law.

7. Cookies; Online Advertising

Like many Internet sites and mobile applications, this website or mobile application may use session-based or persistent “cookies” or other tracking technologies to automatically collect certain information about you. We use this information to offer a more personalized browsing experience, including by tailoring content and offers that we, or the advertising networks in which we participate, display to you on the website, mobile application, and elsewhere online.

Some areas of the website or mobile application may require cookies, and cannot be used without enabling cookies. If you are concerned about cookies or tracking technologies stored on your computer, we encourage you to follow your Internet browser’s guidance for deleting such items after completing a browsing session.

8. How We Respond To “Do Not Track” Signals

Some Internet browsers may be configured to send “Do Not Track” signals to the online services that you visit. There is no consensus among industry participants as to what “Do Not Track” means in this context. Like many websites and online services, we do not alter our practices when we receive a “Do Not Track” signal from a visitor’s browser.

9. Privacy Practices of Third Parties

This website or mobile application may contain links to Internet or mobile sites not owned or operated by Hunter, including to sites featuring organizations, services or news that may be of interest, and to pages that we maintain on Facebook, YouTube, Twitter or other social media platforms. You should review the privacy and other policies of other Internet and mobile site providers carefully, as these policies may be different than Hunter’s policies. We assume no responsibility or liability for any third party Internet or mobile site operator’s policies or privacy practices.

10. Children

This website or mobile application is intended for and directed to adults. In compliance with the Children's Online Privacy Protection Act (COPPA), we do not knowingly collect personally identifiable information from anyone under 13 years of age.

11. Online Security

Although privacy and security are important to us, no website, mobile application, or data transmission over the Internet is totally secure. Accordingly, we cannot and do not guarantee that your communications, transmissions or use of the website, mobile application, or Internet generally will be private, secure, or free from unauthorized or malicious interception, access or use by third parties. You are responsible for taking appropriate precautions when using the Internet, including for deciding what network you connect to and what personally identifiable information you submit online.

12. Business Transfers

All personally identifiable information collected through this website or mobile application is treated as a business asset, and may be transferred by us in whole or in part in connection with any merger, acquisition, reorganization, restructuring, liquidation, dissolution, or other transfer of all or any part of our business or assets.

13. Changes to This Privacy Policy

We reserve the right to amend this Privacy Policy from time to time, in our sole discretion. Any amendment shall be effective when posted on the website or mobile application or otherwise made available by Hunter to you. If you do not agree to the amended terms, you must notify Hunter promptly in writing and cease all use of the website or mobile application. Your continued access to or use of the website or mobile application after Hunter has amended this Privacy Policy shall signify your acceptance of the amended terms.