For purposes of this Policy, the following definitions shall apply:
"Personally Identifiable Information" means any information or set of information, whether alone or in combination with other Personally Identifiable Information, gathered, processed, used or stored by Tire Solutions that is sufficient to identify an individual. Personally Identifiable Information does not include information that is anonymous, nor does it include publicly available information that has not been combined with non-public Personally Identifiable Information.
Some functions of our websites may request that you voluntarily supply Tire Solutions with PII including, but not limited to your name, email address, phone number, vehicle type, and physical address for purposes such as user registration, making or initiating a purchase, arranging for services, requesting feedback on products and services, participating in online surveys, and otherwise communicating with you. In those instances, you may decline to provide your PII, but as a result you may not be able to access or use those features. Tire Solutions also may retain electronic communications you send to customer service representatives, webmasters, installers, or other associates or service providers.
Tire Solutions websites track information about visits to those sites. For example, statistics are compiled that show the daily requests received for particular files on a site, and what countries those requests come from. These aggregated statistics are used to customize Tire Solutions websites, and may also be provided to others.
Certain Tire Solutions sites may use "cookies" or "web beacons." A "cookie" is an element of data that a website can send to your browser, which may be stored on your computer, device or system. Cookies allow Tire Solutions to better serve visitors to Tire Solutions websites by offering a tailored experience. A "web beacon," also referred to as a "spotlight" or "pixel tag," is used to recognize unique cookies and assist us in determining which advertisements bring users to a specific website or page. You can set your browser to notify you when you receive a cookie, giving you the chance to decide whether to accept it. If you decline to accept the cookie, it will also disable the web beacon. Cookies collect information that might relate to you, your preferences, or your device. This information is used to make the site work as you expect it to, provide a more personalized web experience, connect you with your social media networks, and tailor advertising to better match your interests.
Tire Solutions websites give you tools to manage how these cookies are placed and used. When you are on the Tire Solutions website, you can access the “Cookie Settings” link to learn more and change the default settings according to your preferences. For any other questions or requests regarding your data.
Information Tire Solutions collects may be stored on third party data storage systems, and in those instances, Tire Solutions requires those third parties to employ security practices and systems designed to protect the security of the information.