We do collect some technical information when you visit to make your visit seamless. The section below explains how we handle and collect technical information when you visit our Web site.
Information Collected and Stored Automatically
When you browse, read pages or download information on this Web site, we automatically gather and store certain technical information about your visit. This information never identifies who you are. The information we collect and store about your visit is listed below:
The internet domain (for example, "xcompany.com" if you use a private internet access account, or "yourschool.edu" if you connect from a university's domain) and IP address (an IP address is a number that is automatically assigned to your computer whenever you are surfing the Web) from which you access our Web site;
The type of browser (e.g., Netscape, Internet Explorer) and operating system (Windows, Unix) used to access our site;
The date and time you access our site;
The pages you visit; and
If you linked to this Web site from another Web site, the address of that Web site.
This information is only used to help us make the site more useful for you. With this data we learn about the number of visitors to our site and the types of technology and information our visitors use. We never track or record information about individuals and their visits.
If You Send Us Personal Information
If you choose to join the mailing list for one of our information products by submitting your email address, or choose to provide us with personal information - like filling out a Contact Us form with personal information and submitting it to us through the Web site, we use that information to send you the information product(s) you requested, or to respond to your message and to help us get you the information you have requested.
We only share the information you give us with another government agency if your inquiry relates to that agency, or as otherwise required by law. We do not create individual profiles or give your information to private sector organizations for marketing or other purposes. Industrial Fire World does not collect information for commercial marketing.
For site security purposes and to ensure that this service remains available to all users, this government computer system employs commercial software programs to monitor network traffic to identify unauthorized attempts to upload or change information, or otherwise cause damage.
Except for authorized law enforcement investigations, no other attempts are made to identify individual users or their usage habits.
Unauthorized attempts to upload information or change information on this service are strictly prohibited and may be punishable under the Computer Fraud and Abuse Act of 1986 and the National Information Infrastructure Protection Act.
Links to Other Sites
This Industrial Fire World Web site links to other Web sites created and maintained by other public and/or private organizations. This Web site provides these links as a service to our users. When users link to an outside Web site, they are leaving this Web site and are subject to the privacy and security policies of the owners/sponsors of the outside Web site(s).
Prohibitions The Industrial Fire World Web site will not link to any Web site that exhibits hate, bias, or discrimination. Furthermore, we reserve the right to deny or remove any link that contains misleading information or unsubstantiated claims, or is determined to be in conflict with the Department of Homeland Security's mission or policies.
Disclaimer of Endorsement The information posted on the Industrial Fire World Web site includes hypertext links or pointers to information created and maintained by other public and/or private organizations. This Web site provides these links and pointers solely for our users' information and convenience. When users select a link to an outside Web site, they are leaving this Web site and are subject to the privacy and security policies of the owners/sponsors of the outside Web site.
Industrial Fire World does not control or guarantee the accuracy, relevance, timeliness or completeness of information contained on a linked Web site.
Industrial Fire World does not endorse the organizations sponsoring linked Web sites and we do not endorse the views they express or the products/services they offer.
Industrial Fire World does not and cannot authorize the use of copyrighted materials contained in linked Web sites. Users must request such authorization fro the sponsor of the linked Web site.
Industrial Fire World is not responsible for transmissions users receive from linked Web sites.
Permission to Link
You may link to the Industrial Fire World Web site by using "Industrial Fire World" as a text hyperlink. If you wish to use an image from the Industrial Fire World Web site, send email to lynn@fireWorld.com and include the URL of the Web site where you plan to place the link.
You are permitted to reproduce and distribute this document in whole or in part, without changing the text you use, provided that you include the copyright statement and use the document for noncommercial or internal purposes. For commercial use or translations, send your email request to lynn@fireWorld.com.
Any material furnished by Industrial Fire World is furnished on an "as is" basis. Industrial Fire World makes no warranties of any kind, either expressed or implied as to any matter including, but not limited to, warranty of fitness for a particular purpose or merchantability, exclusivity or results obtained from use of the material. Industrial Fire World does not make any warranty of any kind with respect to freedom from patent, trademark, or copyright infringement.