1. What information does GRU collect from you?
You can visit our site and use many of our services without having to tell us who you are or reveal any personal information to us. You will be asked for personal information only when:
- You apply for GRU service
- You sign up for GRU online account management
- You fill out an information/service request form
When you visit GRU's Web site, our Web server automatically receives and records anonymous information from your Web browser including your IP Address and voluntarily-requested Web-account logon cookie information. When you choose to have your logon information stored in your browser via cookie, GRU uses this cookie information to automatically log you into the Web site from your computer as a convenience to you.
2. Do any third parties receive or collect information through GRU's Web site?
GRU will not disclose your personal information to any third party, unless required by law, including, but not limited to commercial entities engaged in the performance of commercial activities as defined by Chapter 119 of the Florida Statutes.
Personal information includes information you provide to us online, or information we gather from our system, such as your name, social security number, address, phone number, account information and e-mail address. We may use personal information internally to evaluate the use of our site and help ensure that our Web site meets your needs, but we will not sell or rent that information. GRU collects your social security number for the following purposes: customer identification and verification; customer billing and payment; and creditworthiness.
Except for the information you provide that is considered "personal" in the above paragraph, please do not send us any information that you consider confidential or proprietary. GRU will treat any feedback, data, answers, questions, comments, suggestions or ideas that you send to us as non-confidential and non-proprietary information. GRU will be free to reproduce, use and distribute the information without restriction, and use any ideas, concepts, know-how, or techniques contained in information you send to us for any purpose, including, but not limited to, developing, manufacturing, and marketing products and services incorporating such information.
4. What security measures are in place to protect your information?
GRU recognizes the importance of secure online transactions, and we safeguard the privacy of information provided to us through online forms and other services. Information you provide to us is transmitted to us through a secured socket layer (SSL) transmission. SSL encrypts your personal information before it leaves your computer, ensuring that no one else will read it. GRU handles your information securely via 128 bit encryption utilizing a secure server. All personal information stored by GRU is housed securely and there is no access to this information via the Internet or from outside entities.
5. Internet disclosure policy
GRU may use industry-standard methods to monitor network traffic to identify unauthorized attempts to upload or change information, or otherwise cause damage to this Web site.
GRU may update this policy from time to time, so please review it periodically. Bear in mind that the only way to ensure your personal privacy whenever you are on the Internet is to make sure your browser is configured so that you are alerted to the placement of all cookies.