The Crane has a strong commitment to providing excellent customer service including respecting their concerns about privacy. We have created this Privacy Statement in order to demonstrate our commitment to your privacy while visiting www.thecrane.com. This statement contains numerous general and technical details relating to our information gathering and dissemination practices relating to this Website.
For each visit to our Website, our Web sever automatically receives various information, including the computer's IP address, operating system version, browser software version and pages browsed. We collect the domain name of visitors to our Web page, the email addresses of those who communicate with us via e-mail, information on what pages consumers access or visit and information volunteered by the consumer, such as survey information, site registrations, and chat conversations. The information we collect is used to improve the content of our Website, used to customize the content and/or layout of Website for individual visitors, used to notify consumers about updates to our Website, and used by us to contact consumers for marketing purposes. We treat the information you provide to us as confidential information; it is, accordingly, subject to our companyís security procedures and strict corporate policies regarding protection and use of confidential information. Because laws applicable to personal information vary by country, additional measures that vary depending on the applicable legal requirements may be put in place.
The data that we collect from you may be transferred to, any stored at, a destination outside Barbados. Information is generally processed and stored in Canada, in which data protection laws are not as comprehensive as in the European Union.
The Crane prohibits the sale or transfer of personal information to entities outside of The Crane for their use without your approval and giving you the opportunity to opt-out.
The Crane may send personally identifiable information about you to non-affiliated companies that are not directly or indirectly controlled by, or under common control of The Crane when:
For the same reason, we may obtain information about your general Internet usage by using a cookie file which is stored on the hard drive of your computer. Cookies contain information that is transferred to your computerís hard drive. They enable us:
We do not want to send you email that you do not want to receive. We maintain opt-in email lists for communicating general announcements, new product offerings and special offers, but you will not be added to any of these lists by visiting our Website unless you choose to do so. We may send email to current and past customers. If you do not want to receive e-mail from us in the future, please let us know by sending an e-mail to email@example.com. Please be sure to send the email from the address you wish to have deleted or if sending from a different email address be sure to include the email address you want us to delete. Please put ìUnsubscribeî in the Subject heading of your email.
This is a Canadian Website and is subject to Canadian law. The Crane will disclose personal information without our permission when required by law, or in good faith belief that such action is necessary to investigate or protect against harmful activities to The Crane guests, visitors, associates, or property (including this site) or to others.
If you choose to leave this Website via links to other sites, The Crane is not responsible for the privacy policies or content of those sites, nor is The Crane responsible for the cookies those sites might deposit on your hard drive.
In the future, we may need to change the privacy statement for thecrane.com. All changes will be made here so that you will always know what information we gather, how we might use that information and whether we will disclose it to anyone.