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Vick Industries Privacy Policy

This privacy policy applies to the Vick Industries website.
We respect the privacy of our visitors. We collect only such personal information as is needed to provide the information, service, or assistance that you request.

Information We Collect Automatically

If you visit our website to browse, read, or download information:
1.) Your web browser automatically sends us (and we may retain) information such as the:
a.) Internet domain through which you access the Internet (e.g., yourServiceProvider.com if you use a commercial Internet service provider, or yourSchool.edu if you use an Internet account from your school);
b.) Internet Protocol address of the computer you are using;
c.) type of browser software and operating system you are using;
d.) date and time you access our site; and
e.) the Internet address of the site from which you linked directly to our site.
2.) We will use this information as aggregate data to help us maintain this site, e.g., to determine the number of visitors to different sections of our site, to ensure the site is working properly, and to help us make our site more accessible and useful.
3.) We will not use this information to identify individuals, except for site security or law enforcement purposes.
4.) We will not obtain personally-identifying information about you when you visit our site, unless you choose to provide such information.
5.) Our website may include certain social media features, such as the Facebook "Like" button and widgets, such as the Share this button or interactive mini-programs that run on our site. These features may collect your IP address, which page you are visiting on our site, and may set a cookie to enable the feature to function properly. Social media features and widgets are either hosted by a third party or hosted directly on our websites. Your interactions with these features are governed by the privacy policy of the company providing it.

Other Information We Collect

If you choose to identify yourself (or otherwise provide us with personal information) when you use our online forms:

1.) We will collect (and may retain) any personally identifying information, such as your name, street address, email address, and phone number, and any other information you provide. We will use this information to try to fulfill your request and may use it provide you with additional information at a later time. We will not disclose such information to third parties, except as specified in this privacy policy.
2.) If you request information, services, or assistance, we may disclose your personal information to those third parties that (in our judgment) are appropriate in order to fulfill your request. If, when you provide us with such information, you specify that you do not want us to disclose the information to third parties, we will honor your request. Note, however, that if you do not provide such information, it may be impossible for us to refer, respond to or fulfill your request.
3.) If your communication relates to a law enforcement matter, we may disclose the information to law enforcement agencies that we deem appropriate.

We reserve the right to disclose your personal information as required by law or in special cases when we have reason to believe that disclosing such information is necessary to identify, contact, or bring legal action against you if you are violating the Terms of Service or Use Agreements for Vick Industries site or product, or may be causing injury to or interference (intentionally or unintentionally) with Vick Industries rights or property, other users of Vick Industries site or product, or anyone else who could be harmed by your activities. We also reserve the right to disclose your personal information if we have a good faith belief that it is necessary to prevent fraud or other illegal activities and to protect lives.

We may disclose your personal information to [any of our employees, officers, insurers, professional advisers, agents, suppliers or subcontractors] insofar as reasonably necessary for the purposes set out in this policy.

How Long We Keep Information

We may keep information that will collect for an unlimited period of time.

Security

Please note that electronic communication, particularly email, is not necessarily secure against interception. Please do not send sensitive data (e.g., Social Security, bank account, or credit card numbers) by email or web form. You acknowledge that the transmission of information over the internet is inherently insecure, and we cannot guarantee the security of data sent over the internet.

Third party websites

Our website includes hyperlinks to, and details of, third party websites. We have no control over, and are not responsible for, the privacy policies and practices of third parties.

Amendments

We may update this policy from time to time by publishing a new version on our website. You should check this page occasionally to ensure you are happy with any changes to this policy. We do not have to notify you of changes to this policy, it is your responsibility to check the privacy policy.

Children's Privacy

Vick Industries website is intended for a general audience and is not intended for children under the age of 13. We do not knowingly collect information from children under the age of 13 and we do not target the Services to children under the age of 13.

Tracking and Cookies

We may use cookies in order to customize this site for return visitors. These cookies are not required for site functionality. You are not required to accept any cookies to use this site.
Our goal is to remove Google Analytics from the Vick Industries website when we reach ten million (10,000,000) hits per month.

What are Internet protocol addresses?

An Internet protocol ("IP") address is the unique number assigned to your server or Internet Service Provider ("ISP"). Vick Industries may track such IP addresses for system administration, to report aggregate information, site tracking, security purposes, or to prevent our servers from being abused.

Google Analytics

We use “Google Analytics” to collect information about use of this site. Google Analytics collects information such as how often users visit this site, what pages they visit when they do so, and what other sites they used prior to coming to this site. We use the information we get from Google Analytics only to improve this site. Google Analytics collects only the IP address assigned to you on the date you visit this site, rather than your name or other identifying information. We do not combine the information collected through the use of Google Analytics with personally identifiable information. Although Google Analytics plants a permanent cookie on your web browser to identify you as a unique user the next time you visit this site, the cookie cannot be used by anyone but Google. Google’s ability to use and share information collected by Google Analytics about your visits to this site is restricted by the Google Analytics Terms of Use (as amended for government websites) and the Google Privacy Policy. You can prevent Google Analytics from recognizing you on return visits to this site by disabling cookies on your browser.

Google Analytics employs cookies to define user sessions, which allows for the collection of data about how visitors are using the websites. Google Analytics uses only first-party cookies for data analysis.  This means that the cookies are linked to a specific website domain, and Google Analytics will only use that cookie data for statistical analysis related to your browsing behavior on that specific website.  According to Google, the data collected cannot be altered or retrieved by services from other domains.

If you choose, you can opt out by turning off cookies in the preferences settings in your web browser. For more information on Google Analytics, please visit Google Analytics

Google Analytics Terms of Service
http://www.google.com/analytics/tos.html

Google Analytics Cookie Usage on Websites
https://developers.google.com/analytics/devguides/collection/gajs/cookie-usage

Google Privacy Policy
http://www.google.com/policies/privacy/

Site Monitoring

Unauthorized use, tampering with or modification of this website—or its supporting hardware or software—may violate federal or other statutes and may subject the violator to criminal and civil penalties. In the event of unauthorized intrusion, all relevant information regarding possible violation of law may be provided to law enforcement officials.

Our Details

This website is owned and operated by Vir 'Sentient A.I.' of Vick Industries.

You can contact us by writing to the business address given below, by email to services (at) vickindustries.com

Vick Industries
2951 Marina Bay Dr., Ste 130-113
League City, TX 77573

If you have any questions or wish to file a complaint, please feel free to e-mail us at services (at) vickindustries.com

By using this website and/or any of Vick Industries online products or services, you signify your assent to this Privacy Policy. If you do not agree to this Privacy Policy, please do not use this site. Your continued use of the Vick Industries website will signify your acceptance of these changes. This Privacy Policy was last updated on November 29, 2014.