Collecting Information About You
We collect information you share through the Site. We may collect Personal Information, such as your name, email address, or other identifiers that you provide to us. If a user remains anonymous while browsing the Site, we will collect the user’s Internet protocol addresses (the Internet address of a computer) to track the user’s session.
Our web server collects and stores the following general information about you: the domain from which you access the Internet; the date and time you access the Site; the pages you visit; the Internet address of the website that linked you directly to us; and the type of device and web browser you use to access the Site. This information is collected automatically. It is used to help us improve our websites by tabulating the number of visitors to our websites in terms of new users, origin of referrers, popularity of pages, amount of use, and types of errors, and to make the websites more useful to you.
We may use “cookies,” which are small files stored on your computer's hard drive that are used to store and track personal information. Many browsers can notify you when you receive a cookie, giving you the option to accept it or not. By not accepting cookies, you may not be permitted to access certain information and some Site pages may not display properly.
Using Information About You
We do not rent or sell your Personal Information to outside marketers. HELM US may share your information (as described above) with its affiliates, subsidiaries, or divisions and with their respective officers, directors, employees, accountants, attorneys, and agents. In addition, HELM US may share data with trusted partners to help us perform statistical analysis, send you email or postal mail, or provide customer support. All such third parties are required to maintain the confidentiality of your information and are prohibited from using your Personal Information except to provide services to HELM US or as required by law.
We use your Personal Information to customize the Site according to your interests. We may send you promotional email about new products, special offers or other information which we think you may find interesting. From time to time, we may also use your information to contact you by email, phone, fax or mail for market research purposes.
We may provide information to regulatory authorities and law enforcement officials in accordance with applicable law or when we otherwise believe in good faith that the law requires it. There may be instances when we may access or disclose your information in order to protect or defend the legal rights or property of HELM US and its affiliated companies or their employees and agents, to protect the safety and security of users, and to protect against fraud.
HELM US may sell, transfer or otherwise share some or all of its assets in connection with a merger, reorganization or sale of assets, or in the event of bankruptcy. In such an event, Personal Information may be one of the assets transferred.
Third Party Websites
This Site is a general audience website. HELM US does not knowingly collect Personal Information from children under 13 years of age.
If you are a California resident, California Civil Code Section 1798.83 permits you to request information regarding the disclosure of your Personal Information by HELM US to a third party for the third party's direct marketing purposes. To make such a request, please contact us using the contact information provided below.
Access My Information
If you have any questions about the Personal Information retained by HELM US, you may contact us using the Contact link at the bottom of any page or contacting our Data Privacy Officer at Datenschutzbeauftragter@helmag.com. We will use commercially reasonable efforts to respond to any request and update your Personal Information, if necessary.