Privacy Policy

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Applied Technical Systems, Inc. ("ATS") respects your privacy, and is sensitive to concerns regarding the collection and use of personal data. Our goal is to provide you with information targeted to your specific preferences. In order to provide you with information that is relevant to your needs, and to fulfill specific requests on your part, we may occasionally request personal information from you. The information requested, and how it is used will vary depending on the information you requested.

ATS has developed this Privacy Policy to explain why we collect particular information and the measures we will use to protect your personal privacy within our website (the "Site"). The following information summarizes ATS' policy relating to the collection and use of information obtained from the Site. By using this Site, you consent to the collection and use of information about you in the ways described in this Privacy Policy. ATS reserves the right to change its Privacy Policy at any time by posting the new privacy statement on our website. By using the Site subsequent to such changes, you consent to them. The last date the Privacy Policy was revised is set forth above.

Use

You may access, browse, and use the Site and make a reasonable number of paper copies of the Content for your own personal non-commercial use, provided that you keep intact all copyright and other proprietary notices and do not modify any Content.

Collection and Use of Personal Information

ATS will only collect contact and other personally identifying information, such as your name, address, phone number, and e-mail address ("Personal Information"), when voluntarily submitted by you, such as when you contact us or complete an online form or request. If you do not want us to collect any Personal Information, do not submit it to us.

Your Personal Information may be stored and used by ATS to provide services to you (including services provided by third parties with whom we may need to share your personal information), to create a personalized experience for you, and to get in touch with you when necessary with respect to information exchanged through the Site, material changes in our Site's policies, new products or services that ATS may offer, or otherwise. If you do not wish to receive such materials, you may opt-out (See the Opt-Out/Corrections section below for more information.) Except as described in this Privacy Policy, we will not sell, rent or disclose your Personal Information to our business partners, suppliers, vendors or other third parties without notifying you of our intent to share the information and giving you an opportunity to prevent your information from being shared. ATS reserves the right to disclose your Personal Information to its successors-in-interest or in connection with a merger or acquisition transaction or change of control or when required by law or necessary to protect the rights, property, or personal safety of ATS, it’s customers and/or the public.

Collection and Use of Non-Personal Information

Demographic and profile data may be collected at our Site. In addition, when you access the Site, our Web server may automatically collect certain information that is not personally identifiable, such as your IP address, pages viewed, length of time spent on the Site and other transactions performed on the Site. We store and use the foregoing information, in the aggregate only, to diagnose problems with our server, to improve and track the success of the Site, to provide content of interest to you, and for other similar purposes. We may share the foregoing information with advertisers or other third parties, including our business partners, suppliers, and vendors, on an aggregated basis without revealing any personally identifiable information.

Use of Cookies

Our Site may use cookies to enhance your experience while using our Site. Cookies are small electronic files that a website may transfer to the user's computer, and are used for record-keeping purposes. Use of cookies makes web-surfing easier for you by performing certain functions such as saving your passwords or your personal preferences regarding your use of the particular website. Many consider the use of cookies to be an industry standard. Your browser is probably set to accept cookies. However, if you would prefer not to receive cookies, you can alter the configuration of your browser to refuse cookies. If you choose to have your browser refuse cookies, it is possible that some areas of our Site will not function properly when you view them.

External or Third Party websites

To the extent hyperlinks are utilized to access external or third party sites, you should be aware that these external or third party sites are not controlled by ATS and, therefore, are not subject to this Privacy Policy. ATS suggests that you check the privacy policies of these sites to determine how the proprietors of those third party sites will utilize your personal information.

Information Security

This Site has commercially reasonable security measures in place to protect against the loss, misuse and alteration of the information under ATS' control. All sensitive customer information collected by ATS through the Site will be protected by commercially reasonable means. All information, once received, is stored behind our corporate firewall. Note, however, that although ATS has endeavored to create a secure and reliable Site, the confidentiality of any communication or material transmitted via the Internet or stored on our servers cannot be completely guaranteed. Accordingly, you should consider carefully if you want to submit sensitive information via the Internet.

Opt-Out/Corrections

If, at any time, you wish to stop receiving e-mail information from ATS, you may unsubscribe by replying to the e-mail with the words "unsubscribe" in the subject line. If you want to update or correct your Personal Information, you may phone us at the telephone number listed below with any requests or changes. In the event ATS receives such a request or change, ATS may require you to confirm or verify any change to your record. Also, please be aware that it may take a few days to process your request.

Access by Children

This Site is not intended for or targeted to individuals under the age of thirteen (13) ("children"). Accordingly, ATS will not knowingly collect or use information from children. Children must not submit any personal information without the permission of their parents or guardians.

Contact

If you have any questions about this Terms of Use, the practices of this Site, or your dealings with this Site, you can contact us at: