Western Pest Services is committed to protecting your privacy. This is why we
your personal information is processed and used. Our goal is to ensure that our
activities keep with the spirit of this Policy. Please note that by visiting and
using BugsRuinEverything.com, you are accepting the practices described in this
What information is Western/BugsRuinEverything.com gathering about its
Every computer connected to the internet is provided with a domain name (e.g.
google.com) and an IP Address (e.g. 192 164 13 145). When a visitor requests a
page from within the BugsRuinEverything.com website, our web servers
automatically identify and log the HTTP request that is made to our web server.
The information reveals nothing personal about you.
When you use the What’s Bugging You wall feature, you may either log into
Facebook before posting a comment or register as a guest by providing your name
and email address. If logged into Facebook, entries will be posted
simultaneously to our Facebook Fan account What’s Bugging You wall tab, and the
wall on BugsRuinEverything.com. Note that we are not responsible for the
Occasionally we conduct surveys and contests on our web site. If you choose to
participate in an online contest, we may request information from you that will
permit us to administer the contest and notify the winner(s). In addition, we
may ask for other personal identifiable information, including but not limited
to name, address, email and phone number.
How is your information being used?
Information collected on BugsRuinEverything.com may be used in the following
Respond to your inquiries
Provide promotional and contest-related communication and other information to
you, if you choose to receive them
Track contest entries
Offer the products you want
Customize your BugsRuinEverything.com experience
Improve our website design
What about Cookies?
Cookies are small pieces of data that are transferred to your computer’s hard
drive through your web browser from our web server. A cookie cannot read data
from your hard drive or read cookie files that may have been created from other
sites. The BugsRuinEverything.com web site utilizes cookies as a means of
to remember settings (zip codes, accessibility settings, etc) that you may have
made at our web site.
The information stored in a cookie cannot be used to identify you personally
unless combined with information that you have provided in connection with
scheduling an appointment or registering for promotional emails, contests or
You can choose whether to accept cookies by changing the settings of your
browser. Typically, by accessing the browser’s help feature you can obtain
information on how to prevent your browser from accepting all cookies or to
notify you when a cookie is being sent. If you choose not to accept these
cookies, your experience at our web site and other web sites may be diminished,
and some features may not work as intended
How does BugsRuinEverything.com protect my personal data?
Western Pests Services uses reasonable precautions to keep the information
disclosed to us on BugsRuinEverything.com secure. We have implemented security
policies, rules and technical measures to protect your personal data from
unauthorized access, improper use or disclosure or unauthorized modification. We
also advise all Western employees about their responsibility to protect customer
data and we provide them with appropriate guidelines for adhering to our
company’s business ethics, standards and confidentiality policies.
What other information does BugsRuinEverything.com request?
We may also request your email address or mailing address for the purposes of
conducting a survey, adding you to our mailing list or to have someone contact
you for additional information by your request. Whenever we request the identity
of a visitor, we will clearly indicate the purpose of the inquiry before the
information is requested. We maintain a strict “No Spam” policy that means we do
not intend to sell, rent or otherwise give your email address to a third-party
without your consent.
In addition, Western Pest Services/BugsRuinEverything.com will not send you an
email that you have not agreed to receive. If you are a member of our mailing
list, you will be contacted with announcements, news and new products and
services. You have the option of “Unsubscribing” from our mailing list at any
time, thereby disabling any further such email communication from being sent to
you. If you wish to have specific communications with a member of the Western
staff, you will be required to provide specific information that will be routed
to the appropriate contact with Western.
How does BugsRuinEverything.com support the Children’s, online Privacy
We observe appropriate national laws and regulations on children’s privacy,
including in the United States, the Children’s Online Privacy Protection Act
(COPPA) of 1998. Western does not actively market to children, and we never
knowingly ask a child under 13 to divulge personal information. If a child under
13 has provided us with personal information without parental or guardian
consent, the parent or guardian may email us and we will remove the information
and unsubscribe the child from any promotion contact opportunities.
Will BugsRuinEverything.com disclose the information collected to Third
Western Pest Services/BugsRuinEverything.com will disclose your personal
information or any of its log file information when required by law or in the
good faith belief that such actions are necessary to:
Conform to the edicts of the law with a legal process served on Western Pest
Protect and defend the rights or property of Western Pest Services or visitors
of Western Pest Services
Identify persons who may be violating the law, the legal notice or the rights of
Cooperate with the investigations of purported unlawful activities
Western Pest Services/BugsRuinEverything.com uses reasonable precautions to keep
the information disclosed to us secure. Western reserves the right to transfer
information in connection with the sale of all or part Western Pest Services
capital assets to any third party. Furthermore, we are not responsible for any
breach of security or for any actions of any third parties that receive the
information. Western also provides “links” to a wide variety of other web sites
on the internet. We are not responsible for their Privacy Policies or how those
web sites manage information about their users. We strongly urge you to check
with those web sites to determine their privacy policies.
We reserve the right to change, modify or amend this policy at any time. Any
always aware of the information that we collect, how we use it and under what
circumstances we disclose it.
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