Privacy Statement

Purpose

ABBOTT Engineering respects the privacy of its customers, business partners, and visitors to its Website (as defined below). The ABBOTT Engineering Privacy Statement (the "Privacy Statement") describes the information that we collect, how we obtain the information, and how we may use or disclose that information. This Privacy Statement also describes the measures we take to protect the security of the information and how individuals can contact us about our privacy practices.

 

Scope

This Privacy Statement covers our privacy practices with respect to the collection, use, and disclosure of information obtained through the http://www.abbotteng.com/ website and in conducting our business in engineering design. For the purposes of this Privacy Statement "Visitor" means a visitor of the Website.

 

Website

How We Obtain Information 

As described below, we collect several types of information from and about our Visitors. 
Information you provide to us:
- When filling out forms on our Website we collect personal information, including without limitation, name, mailing address, email address and telephone numbers
- When you submit information to our Website, or participate in blogs and comment threads
- When you report a problem with our Website.
- When you contact us.
- When you complete our surveys.
- Other information you may submit to us related to your use of our Website.

Information from third parties 

ABBOTT Engineering may collect and use information we receive from third parties in connection with your use of the Website.  

Information we collect as you navigate through the Website 

As you navigate through the Website, we may also collect details about your visits to our Website including, but not limited to, your IP address, usage patterns, traffic data, location data, logs and other communication data and the resources that you access, as well as information about your computer and internet connection, including your operating system and browser type. 

Third parties may use cookies, web beacons and other storage technologies to collect or receive information from ABBOTT Engineering websites and elsewhere on the internet, and use that information to provide measurement services and target ads. Two third parties with tracking code on the ABBOTT Engineering website include Facebook and Google Analytics. Visitors may opt out of this by running a scan of your desktop, laptop and mobile devices with a program from the Digital Advertising Alliance and selecting the opt-out check box against any or all providers revealed by the scan. Run the scan by visiting http://optout.aboutads.info 

 

Aside from the specific third parties mentioned above, an individual’s data will not be disclosed to any third party unless ABBOTT Engineering is required to do so by law.
 

Why We Gather Information

ABBOTT Engineering collects personal information from individuals in the course of our work as engineering design firm. This information includes what would normally be expected to form a client inquiry, including contact details and free text around the specifics of their inquiry

All information collected by, or provided to, ABBOTT Engineering is entered into our database. This database is secure, with access only available to ABBOTT Engineering employees and is used for the purposes of providing information to our clients.

An individual sending us information about themselves on an unsolicited basis should be aware that this information may be entered into our database. If an individual does not wish this to happen, unfortunately we will not be able to assist in responding to their inquiry via the website.

How We Use Information Collected 
We gather information via our website to help deliver engineering design services to clients. We capture contact information to enable us to respond to incoming enquiries. We may use information that we collect about Visitors for the following purposes:
- To present our Website and their contents in a suitable and effective manner for you and for your computer.
- To diagnose and resolve technical problems with our Website.
- To improve our Website.
- To provide you with information, products or services that you request from us.
- To notify you about changes to our Website or obtain any required consent.
- To track your browsing behaviour, such as the pages you visited over time.

If you ask us to contact you about services that may be of interest to you, we may use your personal information to provide you with such services. Visitors may withdraw consent at a later time by sending an “unsubscribe” email to info@abbotteng.com

 

We do not use information gathered to power automated decision-making of any kind.

 

It is not mandatory to provide personal information but it will inhibit the extent of the response we’re able to provide.

 

How We Share Information Collected

We do not sell, rent, share or trade information collected through the Website, or any other method of conducting our business, with third parties for any purposes. 

 

International Transfer of Data 

ABBOTT Engineering do not store and process any information collected in connection with the Website outside the United States of America.

Communication Preferences and Choices

 

We provide certain choices regarding the information Visitors provide to us. We have created mechanisms to provide you with the following control over your information when using our Website. If you do not wish to have your e‑mail address used for promotional purposes by ABBOTT Engineering, you may withdraw consent at a later time by sending an “unsubscribe” email to info@abbotteng.com

 

Sensitive information

ABBOTT Engineering does not capture or store any information relating to race or ethnic origin, political opinions, religious or philosophical beliefs, trade union memberships, generic or biometric data, health or mortality, sex life or sexual orientation.

 

Do Not Track

While ABBOTT Engineering attempts to honour do not track (“DNT”) instructions we receive from a Visitor’s browser, we cannot guarantee that ABBOTT Engineering will always respond to such signals, in part, because of the lack of common industry standard for DNT technology. We continue to monitor developments in DNT technology and stay apprised of DNT industry standards as they evolve.

Choice 
You should review this Privacy Statement carefully, because if you do not agree with our practices, your ultimate choice is not to use the Website. Remember, by using any part of our Website, you accept and agree to our privacy practices. 

Accessing and Correcting Your Personal Information 

You may send us an e‑mail to info@abbotteng.com to request access to, correct or delete any personal information that you have provided to us in connection with the Website. We will respond to all user access requests within 30 days and will provide a copy of the personal information if requested.

 

General

Security Statement 

ABBOTT Engineering maintains reasonable and appropriate measures to protect the personal information obtained through the Website from loss, misuse and unauthorized access, disclosure, alteration and destruction. ABBOTT Engineering takes appropriate steps to ensure the security of personal information under our control. In addition, all employees are made aware of the importance of data privacy and security. All documents provided to clients contain a statement reminding them of the confidential nature of the information they receive.

Changes to Our Privacy Statement

ABBOTT Engineering reserves the right to update or change this Privacy Statement from time to time. If we make material changes to this Privacy Statement, we will notify you through an appropriate online notice (and obtain your consent where required by applicable law). Your continued use of the Website or Service is deemed to be acceptance of any updates or changes we make to this Privacy Statement and as such, we ask that you review the Privacy Statement periodically for any updates or changes that we may have made.

 

 

Contact Information – Privacy Officer
To ask questions or comment about this Privacy Statement and our privacy practices or if you need to update, change or remove your information, contact our Data Controller via: info@abbotteng.com

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ABBOTT Engineering
2145 Newcastle Ave
Cardiff, CA, 92007
USA

All other feedback, comments, requests for technical support and other communications relating to the Website should be directed to: info@abbotteng.com

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