Internet Privacy Policy

AMERICAN TRANSIT INSURANCE COMPANY

Internet Usage Privacy Notice

This privacy notice discloses the privacy practices for www.american-transit.com. This privacy notice applies solely to information collected by this website, and covers the following:

    1. What personally identifiable information is collected from you through the website, how it is used, and with whom it may be shared.
    2. The security procedures in place to protect the misuse of your information.
    3. How you can correct any inaccuracies in your information.

 

Information Collection, Use, and Sharing

We are the sole owners of the information collected on this site. We only have access to/collect information that you voluntarily give us via email or other direct contact from you. We will not sell or rent this information to anyone.

We will use your information to respond to you regarding the reason you contacted us. We will not share your information with any third party outside of our organization, other than what is necessary to fulfill your request.

Unless you ask us not to, we may contact you via email in the future to tell you about specials, new products or services, or changes to this privacy policy.

Registration

In order to use certain portions of this website, users must first complete the registration form. During registration a user is required to give certain information (such as name and email address). This information is used to contact that user about the products/services on our site that they have expressed interest. You may also provide demographic information (such as gender or age) about yourself, but it is not required.

Cookies

Cookies are files with a small amount of data that is commonly used as an anonymous and unique identifier. These are sent to your browser from the website when you visit and are stored on your computer’s hard drive.

Our website may use these “cookies” to collection information and improve our service. You have the option to either accept or refuse these cookies, and know when a cookie is being sent to your computer. If you choose to refuse our cookies, you may not be able to use some portions of our website.

Links

This website contains links to other sites. Please be aware that we are not responsible for the content or privacy practices of these other websites. We encourage our users to be aware when they leave our site and to read the privacy statements of any other site that collects personally identifiable information.

 

Security

We take precautions to protect your information. When you submit sensitive information via the website, your information is protected both online and offline.

Wherever we collect sensitive information (such as credit card data), that information is encrypted and transmitted to us in a secure way. You can verify this by looking for a lock icon in the address bar and looking for “https” at the beginning of the URL for the web page.

While we use encryption to protect sensitive information transmitted online, we also protect your information offline. Only employees who need the information to perform a specific job (for example, billing or customer service) are granted access to personally identifiable information. The computers/servers in which we store personally identifiable information are kept in a secure environment.

If you feel that we are not abiding by this privacy policy, you should contact us immediately via telephone at 212-857-8200 or by e-mail at privacy@american-transit.com.