SIL only collects personally identifiable information from you (such as your name, address, telephone number or email address) when you provide it to us voluntarily, for example, when you contact us through our ‘Contact Us’ page. In some cases, we may collect information on-line about you that is not personal information. Examples of this type of information include the type of Internet Browser you are using, the type of computer operating system you are using and the domain name of the website from which you linked to our Website.
Use and Disclosure of Personal Information Collected
We recognize that by providing us with personal information, you are demonstrating your trust in us. We collect and use this personal information to respond to your inquiries, to manage our business and to better understand your needs and how we can improve our products and services. The information you provide may be provided to our Shops and Dealers/Distributors for their use in order to handle your inquiry.
Where applicable, SIL also transfers your personal information to our agents hired to administer or provide products, services or information on our behalf. We require the organizations with whom we share your personal information for these purposes to use your personal information only to perform the services we have hired them to provide.
Protection of Personal Information Collected
SIL has physical, electronic and managerial procedures designed to protect the integrity, security and appropriate use of personal information. Given that even unencrypted electronically transmitted data is not 100% secure, we make no warranties as to the security of any information that you submit to us electronically which is done at your own risk.
Use Without Consent
We always reserve the right to collect, use and disclose any information without your consent, where required or permitted by law or regulatory authority to do so or to protect the legitimate interests of SIL .
Additional Information Collected Automatically
In some cases, we may automatically collect technical information when you connect to our Site that is not personally – identifiable. Examples of this type of information include the type of internet browser you are using, the type of computer operating system you are using and the domain name of the website from which you linked to our Site.
Information Placed Automatically on your Computer – Cookies
When you view our Site, we may store some information on your computer. This information will be in the form of a “Cookie”, an industry-wide technology, or similar file and can help us in many ways. For example, Cookies allow us to tailor a website to better match your interests and preferences. With most internet browsers, you can erase Cookies from your computer hard drive, block all Cookies or receive a warning before a Cookie is stored. However, if you block or erase Cookies, we may not be able to restore any preferences or customization settings you previously specified and our inability to personalize your on-line experience would be limited.
For your convenience, we may offer links from our website to other websites. However, SIL is not responsible for, nor do we accept any liability for, the personal information collection and use practices of other entities to which our Site may link. You should consult the privacy policies of these other entities before providing any personal information on their websites.
Our Site and contents therein are intended for general audience and not intended for utilization directly by children under 18. If you are a child under the age of 18 and desire to use this Site or purchase our applications or products or use our services, please request your parent to register with us and to complete the transaction. Any use of this Site or any of its features by a child under the age of 18 must be with parental supervision. We do not contact children under the age of 18 about special offers or for marketing purposes without a parent’s permission. We do not knowingly collect Personal Information from any children under the age of 18.
SIL encourages all parents to instruct their children in the safe and responsible use of their personal data while using the internet.