Updated: March 31, 2020
- Personal Data We Collect or Process
- How We Use the Data
- With Whom We Share Personal Data
- Storage and Protection of Your Personal Data
- Your Rights, Choices and Disclosures
- Users Outside the United States
- Links to Other Sites
Q: Personal Data We Collect or Process
We also collect information that you provide to us voluntarily. D&S Automotive collects the information that you provide to us when you sign up to receive newsletters, request estimates, schedule appointments, purchase our goods and services, and contact us by email or via the Site through the “Contact use” or chat function. Such information includes your name, address, phone number, email address, payment card information (for purchases), and vehicle make, model and year.
If you inquire about a career at D&S Automotive, you have the option of sending to us personal data about you through the Site, which we will use solely for employment evaluation purposes. Providing this information is completely voluntary. Please do not submit to us any sensitive personal information.
Q: How We Use the Data
We use the personal data we collect to respond to your inquiries, complete transactions you initiate, provide or enhance the services you request, perform our contractual obligations, provide updates and other important information related to your activity on and with the Site, inform you of new services or changes in services, administer the Site, fill employment positions, enter into contracts for services, fulfill legal obligations we have to governmental authorities or other third parties, and for other legitimate business purposes. You will have the opportunity to opt out of any electronic marketing communications you may receive from us.
Q: With Whom We Share Personal Data
We may share your personal data to third parties who perform services on our behalf, including without limitation our financing processor, payment processor, technology providers and professional advisors.
We may disclose information: (a) if we have a good faith belief that disclosure is necessary or permitted by law or the legal process, (b) to protect and defend our or others’ interests or property, or (c) to enforce agreements you enter into with us; (d) to another company in connection with a merger or in the event that our business is acquired in whole or part by another company; (e) on a de-identified basis with third parties for analytical, research or other similar purposes.
Q: Storage and Protection of Your Personal Data
We retain the personal data we collect for so long as reasonably necessary to fulfill the purposes for which the data was collected and to perform our contractual and legal obligations. Notwithstanding the generality of the foregoing, we store email addresses until the user requests to be unsubscribed or removes themselves through any self-service tools offered to the user.
We take reasonable administrative, physical and technical precautions to protect your personal data and communications between us. This includes, when required or as we deem appropriate and feasible under the circumstances, encryption and written commitments from third parties that may have access to your data that they will protect the data with safeguards that are substantially equivalent to those used by us.
No Internet or e-mail transmission is ever fully secure or error free, however. We therefore cannot guarantee absolute security of your data, and we are not responsible for processes and networks that we do not control. Users assume the risk of security breaches and the consequences resulting from them. Please secure your login credentials and use care in deciding what information you send to us via email or over the Internet.
Q: Your Rights, Choices and Disclosures
We are committed to facilitating the exercise of your rights granted by the laws of your jurisdiction, which may include the right to request the correction, modification or deletion of your personal information and the right to opt-out of the sale of your personal information (as applicable). We will do our best to honor your requests subject to any legal and contractual obligations. If you would like to make a request, cancel your account or request we delete or no longer use your account information to provide you services, contact us at email@example.com.
You may opt out of receiving electronic marketing communications from us by de-selecting marketing prompts on our registration pages, clicking on the “unsubscribe” link on the communication or contacting us at firstname.lastname@example.org. Some non-marketing communications may not be subject to a general opt-out, such as communications about transactions, disclosures to comply with legal requirements, software updates, and other support-related information. If you do not wish to receive any service-related emails from us, you have the option to deactivate your account.
You may be able to disable Cookies through your browser settings, but if you delete or disable Cookies, you may experience interruptions or limited functionality in certain areas of the Services.
Do Not Track Disclosure: We do not respond to Do Not Track browser settings.
Q: Users Outside the United States
D&S Automotive is based in Ohio, United States of America. If you are an individual from the European Union, Canada or any other jurisdiction with laws or regulations governing personal data collection, use, and disclosure that differ from United States laws, please be advised that we may store the information we collect in the United States which is not deemed an “adequate jurisdiction” by the European regulatory authorities. Personal data may also be transferred from the country of your residence to other countries, including the United States.
Q: Links to Other Sites
Questions and Contact InformationD&S Automotive is located at:
7588 Tyler Boulevard
Mentor, Ohio 44060