Information collected from visitors to the Directional Drilling Directory Website is used to address the specific needs of those visitors and to provide a record of communications between us and our Website visitors. No method of transmission over the Internet, or method of electronic storage, is 100% secure. While we strive to use commercially acceptable means to protect your Personal Information, we cannot guarantee its absolute security.
Statistical & Personally Identifiable Information
When accessing our Website, Directional Drilling Directory may learn certain information about you during your visit. How we will handle information we learn about you may depend upon what you do when visiting our site.
If you visit our site to read or download information on our pages, we may collect and store the following information about you:
- The name of the domain from which you access the Internet;
- The date and time you access our site; and
- The Internet address of the Website you used to link directly to our site.
If you identify yourself by sending us an email or other communications containing personal information, then the information collected will be used to respond to your message.
The information collected is for statistical purposes. Directional Drilling Directory may use software programs to create summary statistics, which are used for such purposes as assessing the number of visitors to the different sections of our site, what information is of most and least interest, determining technical design specifications, and identifying system performance or problem areas.
For site security purposes and to ensure that this service remains available to all users, Directional Drilling Directory may use software programs to monitor network traffic to identify unauthorized attempts to upload or change information, or otherwise cause damage.
Directional Drilling Directory will not obtain personally identifying information about you when you visit our site, unless you choose to provide such information to us, nor will such information be sold or otherwise transferred to unaffiliated third parties without the approval of the user at the time of collection.
Personally identifiable information on individual users will not be sold or otherwise transferred, except as necessary for Directional Drilling Directory use of said information (for example, Constant Contact, or other third party). Directional Drilling Directory reserves the right to contact a user regarding account status, changes to the subscriber agreement and other matters relevant to the underlying service or the information collected.
Users may always “opt out” of further promotional contacts at any time. Also, upon request, Directional Drilling Directory will take reasonable efforts to delete a user’s personal information from its database. It may be impossible to delete a user’s entry without some residual information because of backups and records of deletions.
The Directional Drilling Directory Website may include links to an external website to be used for the purpose of obtaining information or signing up for the Directional Drilling Directory Subcontractor Sales System. The Directional Drilling Directory website itself will not ask you to provide information associated with purchases (e.g., credit card information). The terms and conditions of any external website will apply to your registration for the Subcontractor Sales System or any other purchase external to the Directional Drilling Directory website.
As more fully stated in the Terms and Conditions applicable to the Directional Drilling Directory Website and incorporated herein, Directional Drilling Directory expressly disclaims any responsibility for the content, the materials, the accuracy of the information, and/or quality of the products or services provided by, available through, or advertised on any third party Websites and Directional Drilling Directory disclaims all liability with regard to your access to and use of such linked websites.
The foregoing policies are effective as of January 1, 2000. Directional Drilling Directory reserves the right to change this policy at any time. This statement and the policies outlined here are not intended to and do not create any contractual or other legal rights in or on behalf of any party.