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RIDE WITH ELA – PACIFIC WESTERN TRANSPORTATION – PRIVACY POLICY

Pacific Western Transportation (PWT hereinafter) is committed to protecting your privacy and developing technology that gives you the most powerful and safe online experience. This privacy policy applies to the PWT website and governs data collection and usage. By using the PWT – Ride with ELA website you consent to the data practices described in this statement.

COLLECTION OF YOUR PERSONAL INFORMATION

PWT collects personally identifiable information, such as your e-mail address and name. PWT also collects anonymous demographic information, which is not unique to you, such as your postal code, age, gender, preferences, interests, and favorites.

There is also information about your computer hardware and software that is automatically collected by PWT. This information may include your IP address, browser type, domain names, access times, and referring web address. This information is used by PWT for the operation of this service and to provide general statistics regarding use of the Ride with ELA website.

Please keep in mind that if you directly disclose personally identifiable information or personally sensitive data through PWT public message boards, reservation systems, booking engines, etc. this information may be collected and used by others. Note: PWT does not read any of your private online communications.

PWT encourages you to review the privacy statements of websites you choose to link to from PWT so that you can understand how those websites collect, use, and share your information. PWT is not responsible for the privacy policies or content on websites outside of the PWT website.

USE OF YOUR PERSONAL INFORMATION

PWT collects and uses your personal information to operate the PWT website and deliver the services you have requested. PWT also uses your information to inform you of other products or services available from PWT and its affiliates. PWT may also contact you to discuss current services and new offerings. PWT does not sell, rent, or lease its customer lists to third parties.

PWT keeps track of the websites and pages our customers visit on our page in order to determine what PWT services are the most popular. This data is used to deliver customized content and advertising within PWT to customers whose behavior indicates that they are interested in a particular subject area.

PWT will disclose your personal information, without notice, only if required to do so by law or in the good faith belief that such action is necessary to (a) conform to the edicts of the law or comply with legal process served on PWT; (b) protect and defend the rights or property of PWT; (c) act under exigent circumstances to protect the personal safety of users or the public.

RESERVATION SYSTEM COLLECTION AND USE:

  • By using the Ride with ELA reservation system, you are consenting to PWT collecting your Name and Email Address for purposes of contacting you for your scheduled services.
  • PWT’s website is hosted by GoDaddy.com in data centres in the United States. By registering via the Ride with ELA reservation system, you are consenting to your personal information being sent, stored, and accessed from outside Canada.
  • This consent is effective at the time you submit the form. 
  • PWT will collect and use your identifiable information to provide and change service times, to anticipate and resolve problems with your service needs, or to create and inform you of products, services, and important updates that that may better meet your needs.
  • You may opt out of receiving information regarding products, services, and relevant job postings at any time. After opting out, you will no longer receive information from PWT.

    USE OF COOKIES

    The PWT website uses cookies to help personalize your online experience. A cookie is a text file that is placed on your hard disk by a webpage server. Cookies cannot be used to run programs or deliver viruses to your computer. Cookies are uniquely assigned to you and can only be read by a web server in the domain that issued the cookie to you.

    One of the primary purposes of cookies is to provide a convenience feature to save you time. The purpose of a cookie is to tell the web server that you have returned to a specific page. For example, if you personalize PWT pages, or register with the website, a cookie helps PWT to recall your specific information on subsequent visits. This simplifies the process of recording your personal information, such as billing addresses, shipping addresses, and so on. When you return to the same PWT page the information you previously provided can be retrieved so that you can easily use the features you customized.

    You have the ability to accept or decline cookies. Most web browsers automatically accept cookies but you can usually modify your browser setting to decline cookies if you prefer. If you choose to decline cookies you may not be able to fully experience the interactive features of the PWT website.

    SECURITY OF YOUR PERSONAL INFORMATION

    PWT secures your personal information from unauthorized access, use, or disclosure. PWT secures the personally identifiable information you provide on computer servers in a controlled, secure environment, protected from unauthorized access, use, or disclosure. When personal information (such as a credit card number) is transmitted to other websites it is protected through the use of encryption, such as the Secure Socket Layer (SSL) protocol.

    CHANGES TO THIS STATEMENT

    PWT will occasionally update this privacy policy to reflect company and customer feedback. PWT encourages you to periodically review this statement to be informed on how PWT is protecting your information.

    CONTACT INFORMATION

    PWT welcomes your comments regarding this privacy policy. If you believe that PWT has not adhered to this statement please contact us through our contacts page.