What Information Do We Collect?
When you visit our website and social media pages you may provide us with two types of information: personal information you knowingly choose to disclose that is collected on an individual basis and website use information collected on an aggregate basis as you and others browse our website.
Personal Information You Choose to Provide
You will provide us information about yourself when you register to be a member of Local 24, register for certain services, post on our social media pages, or register for email and/or text message newsletters and alerts. You may also provide additional comments on how you see Local 24 servicing your needs and interests.
If you choose to correspond with us through email, we may retain the content of your email messages together with your email address and our responses.
Website Use Information
Similar to other commercial websites, our website and social media pages utilize a standard technology called “cookies” (see explanation below, “What Are Cookies?”) and web server logs to collect information about how our website is used. Information gathered through cookies and web server logs may include the date and time of visits, the pages viewed, time spent at our website, and the websites visited just before and just after our website.
How Do We Use the Information That You Provide to Us?
Broadly speaking, we use personal information for purposes of administering and expanding our activities and providing service to our members and prospective members. Occasionally, we may also use the information we collect to notify you about important changes and new content added to our website or social media pages.
What Are Cookies?
How Do We Use Information We Collect from Cookies?
Notice of New Services and Changes
Occasionally, we may also use the information we collect to notify you about important changes to our website, new services, and new information we think you will find valuable. As a member, potential member, or visitor, you will be given the opportunity to notify us of your desire not to receive these offers.
How Do We Protect Your Information?
How Do We Secure Information Transmissions?
Email is not recognized as a secure medium of communication. For this reason, we request that you do not send private information to us by email. Some of the information you may enter on our website may be transmitted securely via Secure Sockets Layer SSL, 128-bit encryption services. Pages utilizing this technology will have URLs that start with HTTPS instead of HTTP.
How Can You Access and Correct Your Information?
You may request access to all your personally identifiable information that we collect online and maintain in our database.
We may disclose your personal information if required to do so by law or subpoena or if we believe that such action is necessary to (a) conform to the law or comply with legal process served on us or affiliated parties; (b) protect and defend our rights and property, our site, the users of our site, and/or our affiliated parties; (c) act under circumstances to protect the safety of users of our site, us, or third parties.
What About Other Websites Linked to Our Website?
We are not responsible for the practices employed by websites linked to or from our website or social media pages nor the information or content contained therein. Often links to other websites are provided solely as pointers to information on topics that may be useful to the users of our website.