Last updated: September 12, 2019
Changes to this Policy:
We do not automatically collect personal information (names, addresses, phone numbers, social security numbers or e-mail addresses) from our Site visitors. In the event that personal information is submitted to us, the use of such data may include:
However, visitors to our Site may choose to volunteer this type of information when they register as members, make purchases and submit online job applications. While we may use this personal visitor information as a basis for enhancing our Site, we never sell or transfer the information to third parties.
You should also be aware that when you voluntarily disclose personal information on a bulletin board or in a chat room, that information could be collected and used by other web surfers, resulting in unsolicited messages from other parties.
We may also collect information on how the Site is accessed and used (“Usage Data”). This Usage Data may include information such as your computer’s Internet Protocol address (e.g. IP address), browser type, browser version, and the pages of our Sites that you visit, the time and date of your visit, the time spent on those pages, unique device identifiers and other diagnostic data.
Tracking Cookies Data:
You can instruct your browser to refuse all cookies or to indicate when a cookie is being sent. However, if you do not accept cookies, you may not be able to use some portions of our Site.
Examples of Cookies we use:
- Session Cookies. We use Session Cookies to operate our Site.
- Preference Cookies. We use Preference Cookies to remember your preferences and various settings.
- Security Cookies. We use Security Cookies for security purposes.
Links to Third Party Websites:
In addition, our Site may contain links to other sites. While we make every reasonable effort to link to sites that share our respect for privacy, we are not responsible for the content or privacy practices of other sites.
Use of Data:
Brooks Tropicals, LLC uses the collected data for various purposes:
- To provide and maintain our Site
- To notify you about changes to our Site
- To allow you to participate in interactive features of our Site when you choose to do so
- To provide customer support
- To gather analysis or valuable information so that we can improve our Site
- To monitor the usage of our Site
- To detect, prevent and address technical issues
Disclosure of Data:
Disclosure for Law Enforcement
Under certain circumstances, Brooks Tropicals, LLC may be required to disclose your Personal Data if required to do so by law or in response to valid requests by public authorities (e.g. a court or a government agency).
Brooks Tropicals, LLC may disclose your Personal Data in the good faith belief that such action is necessary to:
- To comply with a legal obligation
- To protect and defend the rights or property of Brooks Tropicals, LLC
- To prevent or investigate possible wrongdoing in connection with the Site
- To protect the personal safety of users of the Site or the public
- To protect against legal liability
Children under 13:
When activities on our Site are designed specifically for children, they will be collected in clearly designated sections of the Site (“Children’s Section”). We understand the concerns of parents regarding privacy, especially when it comes to protecting information collected from children, and we strongly encourage parents to supervise and participate in their children’s online activities and consider using parental control tools available through online services and software. These tools help parents maintain an Internet environment appropriate for children.
In addition, to protecting the interest of children, which visit our Site, it is our policy not to solicit or post any information from visitors under the age of 13 without the consent of a parent or legal guardian. In the event that a child under 13 years of age submits information to our Site and we become aware of such submittal, we will delete the information. Further, we do not actively seek demographic or preference information from children, we will not send direct e-mail offers to users that indicate that they are less than 13 years of age, and, most importantly, we do not knowingly or intentionally disclose personal information regarding children to third parties.
Keeping Your Information Secure:
We have reasonable and appropriate electronic and physical security measures in place to protect against the loss, misuse and alteration of the information under our control. Please be advised, however, that while we strive to protect your personally identifiable information and privacy, we cannot guarantee or warrant the security of any information you disclose or transmit to us and cannot be responsible for the theft, destruction, or inadvertent disclosure of your personally identifiable information.
Brooks Tropicals, LLC.
P.O. Box 900160
Homestead, FL 33090-0160