Like most website operators, Firehouse Inn collects non-personally-identifying information of the sort that web browsers and servers typically make available, such as the browser type, language preference, referring site, and the date and time of each visitor request. Firehouse Inn’s purpose in collecting non-personally identifying information is to better understand how Firehouse Inn‘s visitors use its website.
Gathering of Personally-Identifying Information
Certain visitors to Firehouse Inn‘s websites choose to interact with Firehouse Inn in ways that require Firehouse Inn to gather personally-identifying information. The amount and type of information that Firehouse Inn gathers depends on the nature of the interaction. For example, we ask visitors who submit our contact form for their email address and phone number.
In each case, Firehouse Inn collects such information only as is necessary or appropriate to fulfill the purpose of the visitor’s interaction with Firehouse Inn. Firehouse Inn does not disclose personally-identifying information other than as described below. And visitors can always refuse to supply personally-identifying information, with the caveat that it may prevent them from engaging in certain website-related activities.
Protection of Certain Personally-Identifying Information
Firehouse Inn discloses potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information only to those of its employees that (i) need to know that information in order to process it on Firehouse Inn’s behalf or to provide services available at Firehouse Inn’s websites, and (ii) that have agreed not to disclose it to others. By using Firehouse Inn’s websites, you consent to the transfer of such information to them. Firehouse Inn will not rent or sell potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information to anyone. Other than to its employees, contractors and affiliated organizations, as described above, Firehouse Inn discloses potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information only in response to a subpoena, court order or other governmental request, or when Firehouse Inn believes in good faith that disclosure is reasonably necessary to protect the property or rights of Firehouse Inn, third parties or the public at large. Firehouse Inn takes all measures reasonably necessary to protect against the unauthorized access, use, alteration or destruction of potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information.