Last updated November 25th, 2020.
If you do not agree with Construction Monitor’s policies and practices, you should not use the Website. Please note that by accessing or using this Website, you agree to the Policy. The Policy may change from time to time and your continued use of this Website after Construction Monitor makes changes is deemed to be acceptance of those changes. Construction Monitor strongly advises you to review the Policy frequently as it may be updated frequently.
Use of the Website is also governed by the Terms of Service, the terms of which are set forth on the Website.
The purpose of the Policy is to describe and explain the types of information Construction Monitor may collect from you or that you may provide when you visit the Website. The Policy also discloses the method of Construction Monitor for collecting, using, maintaining, protecting, and disclosing the Information.
TYPES OF INFORMATION COLLECTED
Information types collected includes the information and data from the following sources:
Construction Monitor automatically tracks and collects the following information when you visit the Website: (1) IP address; (2) domain server; (3) type of computer; and (4) type of web browser (collectively “Traffic Data”). Traffic Data is anonymous information that does not personally identify you but is helpful for marketing purposes or for improving your experience on the Website.
Personal Information Collected
For you to access certain services and to purchase products that Construction Monitor offers on the Website, Construction Monitors requires you to provide it with information that personally identifies you (“Personal Information”). Personal Information may include: (i) Subscriber Data (such as your name, phone numbers, mailing, physical, and e-mail addresses); (ii) Financial Data (such as your account or credit card number); and (iii) Demographic Data (such as your zip code, age and income). If you communicate with Construction Monitor by e-mail, or otherwise complete online forms or any information provided in such communication may be collected as Personal Information.
Construction Monitor may also use “cookies” and your Personal Information to enhance your experience on the Website and to provide you with personalized offers. A cookie is a small data file placed on your computer’s hard drive that contains information that allows Construction Monitor to track your activity on the Website. The cookie itself does not contain any Personal Information; however, if you provide us any Personal Information the cookie may act as an identifier to tie your Personal Information to your IP address or computer. You may choose to delete cookies from your computer’s hard drive at anytime or to disable cookies on your computer. If you delete cookies that relate to the Website, we may not be able to identify you upon your return to the Website. Additionally, if you disable your computer’s cookies, you may not be able to access certain features of the Website that require that cookies be enabled. The Website’s cookies cannot be used to read data from your hard drive and cannot retrieve information from any other cookies created by other websites. Additionally, Construction Monitor’s cookies cannot be used as a virus, Trojan horse, worm, or any other malicious tool that could impair your use of your computer. Construction Monitor’s cookies are used to help it better understand how you and other users use the Website so Construction Monitor can continue to provide a better, more personalized user experience on the Website. Construction Monitor also shares website usage information about our Website with those interested in running targeted promotional campaigns on the Website. For this purpose, Construction Monitor and its advertisers track some of the pages that you visit on the Website using pixel tags (also called clear gifs).
Your browser can help you manage cookies. You can choose to have your computer warn you each time a cookie is being sent, or you can choose to turn off all cookies. You do this through your browser settings on each browser and device that you use. Each browser is a little different, so look at your browser Help menu to learn the correct way to modify your cookies. As previously disclosed, if you turn cookies off, you may not have access to many features that make the Website more efficient and some of Construction Monitor’s services will not function properly. There are also general resources for opting out of interest-based advertising available on the websites of the Network Advertising Initiative and the Digital Advertising Alliance. If you would like more information about this practice and to know your choices about not having this information used by these companies, visit http://www.networkadvertising.org .
Similarly, you can adjust your advertising preferences on your mobile device at the device level. For example, to adjust your advertising preferences in iOS, visit Settings > Privacy > Advertising > Limit Ad Tracking. To adjust your advertising preferences in Android, visit Settings > Google > Ads > Opt out of interest-based ads.
Additionally, Construction Monitor uses third-party advertising companies to serve ads when you visit the Website. These advertising companies may use information about your visits to the Website and other websites to provide advertisements about goods and services of interest to you.
CHILDREN UNDER THE AGE OF 18
The Website is not intended for children under eighteen (18) years of age. No one under age eighteen (18) may provide any information to or on the Website. Construction Monitor does not knowingly collect Personal Information from children under eighteen (18). If you are under eighteen (18), do not use or provide any information on the Website or on or through any of its features, nor register on the Website, make any purchases through the Website, or provide any information about yourself to Construction Monitor, including your name, address, telephone number, e-mail address or any screen name or user name you may use. If Construction Monitor learns it has collected or received Personal Information from a child under eighteen (18) without verification of parental consent, Construction Monitor will delete that information. If you believe Construction Monitor might have any information from or about a child under eighteen (18), please contact us at [email protected] .
USE OF INFORMATION
Construction Monitor uses information that it collects about you or that you provide to Construction Monitor, including any Personal Information and Demographic Data:
for our everyday business purposes, such as establishing and managing your customer account, responding to your inquiries, providing products and services you request, processing and collecting payments and providing customer support;
to provide information about our business and offer our products or services to you and products and services of others that we think you may find of interest;
to evaluate and improve our business, including developing new products and services and analyzing the effectiveness of products, services and, this Website, and any other websites we may have and soliciting your feedback through email communications, telephone calls, and/or focus groups;
to tailor our offerings to your personal interests and the manner in which you interact with us;
to perform data analyses, including market and consumer search, trend analysis, demographic analysis and financial analysis;
to provide you with information and/or services that you request from us;
to fulfill any other purpose for which you provide it;
to provide you with notices about your account or subscription for services, including expiration and renewal notices;
to carry out our obligations and enforce our rights arising from any contracts entered into between you and us, including for billing and collection;
to notify you about changes to the Website or any products or services we offer or provide though it;
to allow you to participate in interactive features on the Website;
in any other way we may describe when you provide the information;
to comply with legal recommendations, applicable legal requirements and our policies and practices; and
for any other purpose with your consent.
Construction Monitor may use the information we have collected from you to enable us to display advertisements to our advertisers’ target audiences. Even though we do not disclose your Personal Information for these purposes without your consent, if you click on or otherwise interact with an advertisement, the advertiser may assume that you meet its target criteria.
Construction Monitor limits its own e-mail solicitations to those who have not “opted out” of receiving such communications. The solicitations are limited in that they, among other things, will clearly indicate the originator of the e-mail and provide the customer with a method of “opting out” of receiving future communications of a similar nature.
Construction Monitor reserves the right to release information contained within our access logs concerning any visitor or Subscriber when that visitor or Subscriber is in violation of our Terms of Service or other published guidelines, or partakes (or is reasonably suspected of partaking) in any illegal activity, even without a subpoena, warrant or other court order, and to release such information in response to court and governmental orders, civil subpoenas, discovery requests and as otherwise required by law. Construction Monitor cooperates with law enforcement agencies in identifying those who may be using our servers or services for illegal activities. Construction Monitor also reserves the right to report any suspected illegal activity to law enforcement individuals or entities for investigation or prosecution.
DISCLOSURE OF YOUR INFORMATION
We may disclose aggregated information about its Subscribers and information that does not identify any individual, without restriction.
In addition to the purposes described elsewhere in this Policy, we may disclose Personal Information and Demographic Data that we collect or you provide as described in this Policy:
to our subsidiaries and affiliates;
to contractors, service providers and other third parties we use to support our business and who are bound by contractual obligations to keep Personal Information confidential and use it only for the purposes for which we disclose it to them;
to a buyer or other successor in the event of a merger, divestiture, restructuring, reorganization, dissolution or other sale or transfer of some or all of the Company’s assets, whether as a going concern or as part of bankruptcy, liquidation or similar proceeding, in which Personal Information held by the Company about the Website Subscribers is among the assets transferred;
to fulfill the purpose for which you provide it. For example, if you give us an e-mail address to use a feature of the Website, we will transmit the contents of that e-mail and your e-mail address to the intended recipient;
for any other purpose disclosed by us when you provide the information; or
with your consent.
We may also disclose your information if we believe disclosure is necessary or appropriate to protect the rights, property, or safety of Construction Monitor, its customers or others. This includes exchanging information with other companies and organizations for the purposes of fraud protection and credit risk reduction.
CHOICES ABOUT HOW CONSTRUCTION MONITOR USES AND DISCLOSES YOUR INFORMATION
You should be aware of the following mechanisms that may be available to provide you with control over your Personal Information and Data Demographics:
Disclosure of Your Information for Third-Party Advertising. If you do not want us to share your Personal Information with unaffiliated or non-agent third parties for promotional purposes, you can opt-out by checking the relevant box located on the registration form. You can also always opt-out by logging into the Website and adjusting your user preferences in your account profile by checking or unchecking the relevant boxes or by sending us an e-mail stating your request to [email protected] .
Promotional Offers from the Company. If you do not wish to have your Personal Information used by Construction Monitor to promote its own or third parties’ products or services, you can opt-out by checking the relevant box located on registration form or at any other time by logging into the Website and adjusting your user preferences in your account profile by checking or unchecking the relevant boxes or by sending us an e-mail stating your request to [email protected]
If we have sent you a promotional e-mail, you may send us a return e-mail asking to be omitted from future e-mail distributions. This opt out does not apply to information provided to the Company because of a product service experience or other transactions.
You may link to third-party websites through the Website. These third-party websites are not screened for privacy or security issues by Construction Monitor. Accordingly, you release Construction Monitor from any liability for the conduct of these third-party websites.
You should also be aware that the Policy does not create any rights enforceable by a third-party and does not require disclosure of any Personal Information related to users of the Website. Construction Monitor bears no responsibility for information collected or used by any advertiser or third-party website. Construction Monitor strongly recommends that you review the terms of service for each site you visit through third-party links.
ACCESSING AND CORRECTING YOUR INFORMATION
You can review and change your Personal Information by logging into the Website and visiting your account profile page. If you would like to have your personally identifiable information removed from our database, please contact us at [email protected] and we will use reasonable efforts to comply with your request. Keep in mind, however, that there will be residual information that will remain within our databases, access logs and other records, which may or may not contain such personally identifiable information. The residual information will not be used for commercial purposes; however, we reserve the right, from time to time, to recontact former Subscribers of the Website.
We take the security of our Website very seriously. We have implemented measures designed to secure your Personal Information from accidental loss and from unauthorized access, use, alteration and disclosure. All information you provide to us is stored on our secure servers behind firewalls. Any payment transactions will be encrypted.
The safety and security of your information also depends on you. Where we have given you (or where you have chosen) a password for access to certain parts of the Website, you are responsible for keeping this password confidential. We ask you not to share your password with anyone. We urge you to be careful about giving out information in public areas of the Website. The information you share in public areas may be viewed by any user of the Website.
The transmission of information via the Internet is not completely secure. Despite Construction Monitor’s best efforts to protect your Personal Information, Construction Monitor cannot guarantee the security of your Personal Information transmitted to this Website as no website, mobile application, database or system is completely secure or “hacker proof”. Any transmission of Personal Information is at your own risk. Construction Monitor is not responsible for circumvention of any privacy settings or security measures contained on the Website.
Construction Monitor may amend Policy from time to time. If Construction Monitor makes a material change to the Policy, Construction Monitor will indicate (on the Website or otherwise) that the Policy has changed and will provide a link to the new Policy. In the event Construction Monitor makes a material change to the Policy, Construction Monitor will provide you with an opportunity to opt-out of the revised Policy. The date the Policy was last revised is at the top of this page. You are responsible for periodically reviewing the Policy to check for any updates or changes.
Construction Monitor welcomes questions, comments, and concerns about the Policy and the privacy practices of Construction Monitor. If you wish to provide feedback or if you have questions or concerns, or wish to exercise your rights related to your personal data, please direct your questions to:
Construction Monitor, L.L.C.
PO Box 2202
Cedar City, Utah 84721
If you contact Construction Monitor with a privacy complaint it will be assessed with the aim of resolving the issue in a timely and effective manner.