Effective Date: May 22, 2018
This privacy covers the website avantacoustics.com. AVANT ACOUSTICS’ website may contain links to other websites operated by third parties. AVANT ACOUSTICS is not responsible for the privacy practices or the content of these other websites, but we encourage you to review their privacy policies if you choose to visit them.
Information We Collect
We collect the following data about users of our website through two methods. First, we collect information you voluntarily give to us through the following methods:
- Contact form: Information submitted using our contact form is used only to respond to that user and is never shared with third parties.
- Newsletter sign-up: Email addresses submitted through our newsletter sign-up form are shared with SurveyMonkey only for sending email communications using our MailChimp account.
- Blog post comment: Information submitted using our comment form may be posted with the comment. It is understood by the user voluntarily participating in this online discussion that their submitted information may be posted on the website.
Second, we collect information about your use of our website. Like most websites, we automatically receive and record information in our server logs from your browser when you use our website. Information about your use of our website is collected using both session and persistent cookies (see Cookies sub-section for more information).
In addition, we use Google Analytics to analyze visitor use of our website. Collected information may include your IP address, geographic area, browser type, system type, the content and pages accessed on our website, the duration of your visit, and the referring URL. AVANT ACOUSTICS never attempts to combine this information to identify individuals. We use this information to learn about and improve the user experience on our website, and to inform the targeting and learn about the effectiveness of other marketing efforts. We only look at aggregate data, and never attempt to correlate data to identify individuals.
Google, as a third-party, controls the information collected through Google Analytics. Google’s privacy practices with respect to Google Analytics is available for your review here: http://www.google.com/analytics/learn/privacy.html
AVANT ACOUSTICS never sells or rents personal information or data.
A cookie is a string of information that a website stores on a visitor’s computer, and that the visitor’s browser provides to the website each time the visitor returns. We use the following types of cookies:
- Strictly necessary cookies: These cookies are necessary to access and use our website
- Functionality cookies: These cookies allow you to use certain functions of the website, including signing up to receive our newsletter and commenting on a blog post.
- Analytics cookies: We use Google Analytics to analyze visitor use of our website. Google, as a third-party, controls the information collected through Google Analytics. Google’s privacy practices with respect to Google Analytics is available for your review here: http://www.google.com/analytics/learn/privacy.html.
Collected information may include your IP address, geographic area, browser type, system type, the content and pages accessed on our website, the duration of your visit, and the referring URL. AVANT ACOUSTICS never attempts to combine this information to identify individuals. We use this information to learn about and improve the user experience on our website, and to inform the targeting and learn about the effectiveness of other marketing efforts. We only look at aggregate data, and never attempt to correlate data to identify individuals.
- Social media cookies: These cookies are used based on social connect functionalities or when you make use of a social media add on button (e.g. sharing a blog post to Facebook). AddThis, as a third party, controls the information collected through its cookies. You may opt out of their cookies here: http://www.addthis.com/privacy/opt-out
- Advertising cookies: These cookies collect information about your web browsing activity to inform advertising networks about website traffic in order to provide targeted advertisements based on previous browsing activity.
You can disable or remove cookies, if you wish, by configuring your Internet browser and changing its options to stop accepting cookies completely, or to prompt you before accepting a cookie from the website you visit. If you do not accept cookies, however, you may not be able to use all portions of the AVANT ACOUSTICS website.
Disclosure of Collected Information
AVANT ACOUSTICS never sells or rents personal information. We may disclose personal information if we have a good-faith belief that doing so is required by a subpoena or other judicial or administrative order or otherwise required by law.
Additionally, we may disclose personal information where we, in good faith, deem it appropriate or necessary to take precautions against liability; protect the rights, property, or safety of AVANT ACOUSTICS, any individual, or the general public; maintain and protect the security and integrity of our infrastructure; protect ourselves from fraudulent, abusive, or unlawful uses; investigate and defend ourselves against third-party claims or allegations; or assist government enforcement agencies.
As a visitor to our website, you may choose not to provide us with any personal information. You may also, at any time, access your personal information to update, correct, or delete your information by contacting us at email@example.com or at the mailing address in the “Contact Us” section. You also have the right to obtain from AVANT ACOUSTICS the erasure of personal data about you in accordance with applicable data privacy laws. You may also exercise your rights with the following requests to us:
- Review/change your privacy preferences
- Request to be removed
- Request access to your data
- Submit a complaint
- Request rectification
Please be aware that even if you update or remove personal information you have provided to us, this information may be retained in our back-up files for a reasonable period of time.
If you have opted in, or have done business with AVANT ACOUSTICS, we may email you our newsletter with articles and information we think would be useful or interesting to you. If you no longer wish to receive these communications, you may take the steps to unsubscribe provided in the emails, or you may contact us regarding your preferences using the information in the “Contact Us” section.
AVANT ACOUSTICS’ website is hosted in the United States, and we may use services providers in the United States and elsewhere to process personal information on our behalf. If you use avantacoustics.com outside the United States, please be advised your personal data may be transferred outside your home jurisdiction to the United States and to other jurisdictions where our affiliates and service providers are located. By using our website, you are agreeing to the possible transmittal of your personal data to the United States and other jurisdictions, as explained in this section.
AVANT ACOUSTICS uses reasonable security measures to protect against the loss, misuse, or alteration of personal information under our control. Such measures include the use of firewalls and encryption. However, no network or security method is 100% secure, and we cannot guarantee your personal information will remain free from unauthorized access, use, disclosure, or alteration.
If we learn of a security breach involving your personal information, we will notify you if we have your contact information. If we learn of a security systems breach, we may post a notice on our homepage and attempt to notify you if we have your contact information.
The Children’s Online Privacy Protection Act (“COPPA”) protects the online privacy of children under 13 years of age. AVANT ACOUSTICS’ website is not targeted to individuals under the age of 13, and we request that such individuals do not provide personally identifying information through our websites. In addition, AVANT ACOUSTICS does not knowingly collect or maintain personally identifying information from anyone under the age of 13. If we learn that such information has been collected, we will take the appropriate steps to delete this information.
Third-Party Ad Networks
AVANT ACOUSTICS may at times use network advertisers, including Google, to assist us in displaying advertisements on third-party websites based on your visits to our website, as well as other websites. This enables us to target advertisements to those we believe may be interested in our services. Network advertisers gather information about your visits to our website and other websites using cookies. You may opt out of these cookies by visiting the Network Advertising Initiative opt-out page.
If you have questions about this policy or any other matter, you may contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org. You may also write us at:
14827 W 95th St
Lenexa, KS 66215