We recently updated our Privacy Notice. Updates include:
Clarifying our practices with regard to collecting, using and sharing your information
Linking to a dedicated page created and updated to describe your state-specific privacy rights
I.Information We Collect
We collect information from You when You use our Services, otherwise contact or interact with us, and voluntarily provide us with Your information, comments and other content in connection with using our Services. We collect information that you voluntarily provide to our affiliates. We also receive information about you from external third-party sources that you voluntarily provide, you provide when you interact with their online services, or is publicly available. Types of information that We may collect from You, our affiliates and external third-party sources include:
Contact information including email address, telephone number, and address;
Citation information including city, county, state, blood alcohol content, DUI history, incident data, and court date information;
Date of birth;
Drivers’ license information;
Alcohol monitoring requirements including device requirements, monitoring authority, and install by date;
Information collected by Our product including user data, photographs, and global positioning system (GPS) data;
Personal information provided by Facebook, Instagram, Linkedin, and Twitter pages if You connect with these websites through our Services;
Information collected from Your interactions with our digital properties;
Your device information including Your device’s Internet Protocol address, Device ID, Mobile Device Advertising ID (MAID), other PPI (Persistent Personal Identifiers), Your page visits, and other general analytics information. Additional information collected is described in the Analytics and Cookies sections below; and
Any other information that You voluntarily provide to us.
II.How We Use Your Information
We use the information that We collect for several purposes, including:
The purposes for which You provided it;
To provide information, products, and services to You;,
To provide information and services to third party providers or affiliates who are providing products and/or services to you;
To process and respond to Your inquiries and comments;
To send You information about Your relationship with us or about new projects, or other information that we think you may find interesting;
To connect you with third party providers or our affiliates to provide you with your requested products and services;
To promote and advertise our and our affiliates’ products and services to You;
To contact you for market research purposes and to use this information to customize our Services according to your interests;
To administer, operate, and improve our Services or to further the mission of CST;
To personalize and enhance Your experience using our Services;
To provide You with occasional news, updates, or related product or service information;
To engage with you on social media platforms;
To allow you to use our mobile application;
To contact you about potential vendor opportunities if you visit one of our vendor pages;
To generate and review reports and data about our user base and Service usage patterns;
To analyze the accuracy, effectiveness, usability or popularity of our Services;
To compile aggregate data for internal and external business purposes;
To prevent fraud and abuse of our Services and to otherwise protect users and visitors and our business;
To comply with the law;
To assist law enforcement and respond to subpoenas; and
III.How Your Information is Disclosed
A. Third Party Service Providers and Business Partners. We may use third party service providers and business partners to perform functions in connection with our Services, such as administration services; marketing services; technical services relating to the maintenance, servicing, and upgrading of our products; hosting services; customer service; data migration services; payment processing services; debt collection services; and analytical services, among others.
Advertising Platforms. We use third-party advertising platforms to serve ads to You about our and our affiliates products and services across multiple platforms. These third-party platforms may collect Your browser information, Internet Protocol address, name, email address, cookie data, and other general analytics information to allow us to provide customized ads to You.
Facebook. By clicking on the Facebook button on the Service, You will be automatically transported to the official Facebook Page for DUIcare®. CST allows users to comment on blog posts using the Facebook Comments Plugin and in doing so, CST may have access to personal information about You. For more information on the Facebook Comments Plugin, please visit, https://developers.facebook.com/docs/plugins/comments.
Instagram. By clicking on the Instagram button on our Services, You will automatically be transported to the official Instagram page of DUIcare®.
LinkedIn By clicking on the LinkedIn button on the Service, You will be automatically transported to the official LinkedIn profile for DUIcare®.
Live Chat Functionality. We use third party service providers to provide live chat functionality on our Services. When you connect with us via the live chat function, we may share your name, email address, and any other information that you provide to the live chat service.
Twitter. By clicking on the Twitter button on our Services, You will automatically be transported to the official Twitter feed of DUIcare®.
Website Trackers. We use third-party service providers to match who visits our web properties with identifying information. These third-party service providers may collect Your device’s Internet Protocol address and other PPI (Persistent Personal Identifiers) to allow us to contact you about our and our affiliates’ products and services.
We also may share Your personal information with these providers and partners for their direct marketing and promotional purposes and so they can provide services to you.
B. Business Changes. If We become involved in a merger, acquisition, sale of assets, joint venture, securities offering, bankruptcy, reorganization, liquidation, dissolution, or other transaction or if the ownership of all or substantially all of our business otherwise changes, We may transfer Your information to a third party or parties in connection therewith.
E. Investigations and Law. We may disclose information about You to third parties if We believe that such disclosure is necessary to:
Comply with the law or guidance and cooperate with government or law enforcement officials or private parties;,
Investigate, prevent or take action regarding suspected illegal activities, suspected fraud, the rights, reputation, safety, and property of us, users or others, or violations of our policies or other agreements with us;
Respond to claims and legal process (for example, subpoenas); and/or,
Protect against legal liability.
F. Aggregated Information. We may share aggregated information relating to users of our Services with affiliated or unaffiliated third parties. This aggregated information does not contain personal information about any user.
Cookies are small files that are transferred to and stored on Your computer through Your Web browser (if You allow it) that enable the website’s or service provider’s system to recognize Your browser and capture and remember certain information. You can instruct Your browser to stop accepting cookies. But if You do not accept cookies, You may not be able to use all portions of all functionality of the Service.
Persistent cookies remain on the visitor’s computer after the browser has been closed.
Session cookies exist only during a visitor’s online session and disappear from the visitor’s computer when they close the browser software.
Flash cookies (also known as local shared objects) are data files that can be created on your computer by the websites you visit and are a way for websites to store information for later use. Flash cookies are stored in different parts of your computer from ordinary browser cookies. You can disable the storage of flash cookies. For additional information about managing and disabling flash cookies, please visit https://helpx.adobe.com/flash-player/kb/disable-local-shared-objects-flash.html.
Web beacons are small strings of code that provide a method for delivering a graphic image on a Web page or in an email message for the purpose of transferring data. You can disable the ability of Web beacons to capture information by blocking cookies.
We implement a variety of security measures to protect the safety of Your personal information when You enter, submit, or access Your personal information.
While We take reasonable measures to protect the information You submit via our Services against loss, theft and unauthorized use, disclosure, or modification, We cannot guarantee its absolute security. No Internet, email, or mobile application transmission is ever fully secure or error free. Email or other messages sent through our Services may not be secure. You should use caution whenever submitting information through our Services and take special care in deciding with which information You provide us.
We cannot guarantee that transmissions of Your personal information will be fully secure and that third parties will never be able to defeat our security measures or the security measures of our partners. WE ASSUME NO LIABILITY FOR DISCLOSURE OF YOUR INFORMATION DUE TO TRANSMISSION ERRORS, THIRD PARTY ACCESS, OR CAUSES BEYOND OUR CONTROL.
Any information collected through our Services is stored and processed in the United States. If you use our Services outside of the United States, you consent to having your data transferred to the United States.
V.Data Retention Policy, Managing Your Information
Unless otherwise required by law, We will retain Your information for as long as You use the Services and for a reasonable time thereafter. We may maintain anonymized or aggregated data, including usage data, for analytics purposes. We may retain and use Your information as necessary to comply with our legal obligations, resolve disputes, and/or for the period required by laws in applicable jurisdictions. Please note that some or all of the information We have collected may be required for our Services to function properly.
VI.Links to Other Websites or Applications
VII.Your Choices Regarding Your Information
You have choices regarding the use of Your information.
Changing Your Information – To change Your information, please contact us by calling 1-844-535-0260
Promotional Materials – To opt out of receiving promotional communications that We or Our affiliates provide to consumers or that You consent to receive, as applicable, by mail, email, phone, or text message, contact us by writing to Consumer Safety Technology, LLC, Attn: Marketing Opt Out, 11035 Aurora Avenue, Des Moines, IA 50322, with your request and include (i) your name and account number, (ii) if you are requesting communications to cease via mail, email, phone, or text message, and (iii) the specific mailing address(es), phone number(s) or email address(es) to which the opt out applies. If opt out/unsubscribe instructions are included in the communication, You may also opt out of receiving that type of communication by following those opt out/unsubscribe instructions.
VIII.Information Collected From Other Websites and Mobile Applications and Do Not Track Policy
Your browser or device may offer You a “Do Not Track” option, which allows You to signal to operators of websites, web applications, mobile applications and services (including behavioral advertising services) that You do not wish such operators to track certain of Your online activities over time and/or across different websites or applications. Our Services do not support Do Not Track requests at this time, which means that We or our analytics providers or other third parties with which We are working may collect information about Your online activity both during and after Your use of our Services.
Our Services are not intended for children under 13 years of age. We do not knowingly collect personal information from an individual under age 13. If You are under the age of 13, please do not submit any personal information through our Services. If You have reason to believe that We may have accidentally received personal information from an individual under age 13, please contact us immediately as provided in Section XI, below.
XI.How to Contact Us
XII.Your California Privacy Rights
Section 1798.83 of the California Civil Code permits California residents to request from a business, with whom the California resident has an established business relationship, certain information about the types of personal information the business has shared with third parties for those third parties’ direct marketing purposes and the names and addresses of the third parties with whom the business has shared such information during the immediately preceding calendar year. You may make one request each year by contacting us as provided in Section XI, above.