Sartell Instrumentation Privacy Policy

Sartell Instrumentation takes your privacy seriously. Please read the following to learn more about our privacy policy. We reserve the right to update this policy periodically, so please check back for these updates.

1. What does this privacy policy cover?

This privacy policy covers how Sartell Instrumentation treats personal identifiable information such as a) first and last name; (b) home or other physical address; (c) an email address; (d) a telephone number; (e) any information collected from a user related to product sales (ecommerce) including credit card numbers, account information, shipping addresses in addition to a, b, c and d above; (f) any other identifier that permits the physical or online contacting of a specific individual. Sartell Instrumentation assumes no responsibility for information or statements you may encounter on the Internet not under the control of our company.

2. What information does Sartell Instrumentation collect?

Sartell Instrumentation provides catalog request forms, signup forms for training seminars, and a complete ecommerce area which allows us to sell our products online. T he information collected from these forms is stored in a historical database and not shared with any other firm or individual.

3. What are "cookies" and how does Sartell Instrumentation use them?

A cookie is a small text file containing a unique identification number that is transferred from the Sartell Instrumentation web site to the hard drive of your computer so that we may keep track of items you are adding to your shopping cart in the online sales process. The cookies are not used for any data mining purpose or to track any other activities on your computer. Without cookies, it could be difficult for Sartell Instrumentation to know what products you are ordering during the checkout process.

Cookies are used on most major web sites and if used properly are safe and do not cause any security breach on your computer. Most browsers are initially set up to accept cookies but if you prefer, you can reset your browser either to notify you when you have received a cookie, or to refuse to accept cookies. You should understand that certain functions associated with the shopping cart may not work properly if you set your browser to not accept cookies.

4. What does Sartell Instrumentation do with the collected information?

Sartell Instrumentation uses the information from our Catalog Request Form solely for the purpose of providing catalogs to our potential customers. We use the information from our Training Seminar Forms solely to sign you up for a specific training seminar. And we use the information collected from online purchases in order to take online orders and deliver these products to our customers. A general database of all requests is kept and Sartell Instrumentation may send occasional emails to our customers regarding special offers, or other information pertinent to Sartell Instrumentation. If you wish to opt out of our mailing list there will be a link at the bottom of all emails allowing you to do so after which you will be permanently removed from our email database. Sartell Instrumentation will never rent, sell, share, trade or in any way divulge its customer list to any outside firm or individual. If you believe you are being contacted by any firm or individual other than Sartell Instrumentation using information you have provided to us, please contact us immediately.

Sartell Instrumentation may be required by law enforcement or other federal authorities to provide information on individual users to the appropriate governmental branches. In matters involving a danger to public safety, Sartell Instrumentation may voluntarily provide information to appropriate governmental authorities.

5. How does Sartell Instrumentation ensure that the data submitted will remain secure?

Sartell Instrumentation web server is located in a physically and electronically secured data center. Any personal information you provide to Sartell Instrumentation when submitting an online form for inquiries is maintained and accessible only by employees of Sartell Instrumentation who we believe reasonably need to come into contact with that information to provide products or services to you, or in order to respond to any questions or comments submitted in the form results.

6. What information about site visits is collected by Sartell Instrumentation

IP Address - We collect your IP address to measure our incoming traffic and better understand who is visiting our site, and what we can do to improve our site and make it a better experience for our customers.

Referral Web site - If you were referred from another site such as a search engine, we collect that information so we can better determine where our traffic is coming from.

Browser Type - We collect information about the browser you are using to help us bring consistent web viewing across all platforms and browsers.

Sartell Instrumentation reserves the right to change its privacy policy without prior notice. This privacy policy is effective February 1, 2010.