Symons Energy ("Symons Energy") operates symonsenergy.com.au and may operate other websites. It is Symons Energy policy to respect your privacy regarding any information we may collect while operating our websites.
Like most website operators, Symons Energy collects non-personally-identifying information of the sort that web browsers and servers typically make available, such as the browser type, language preference, referring site, and the date and time of each visitor request. Symons Energy purpose in collecting non-personally identifying information is to better understand how Symons Energy visitors use its website. From time to time, Symons Energy may release non-personally-identifying information in the aggregate, e.g., by publishing a report on trends in the usage of its website.
Symons Energy also collects potentially personally-identifying information like Internet Protocol (IP) addresses for logged in users and for users leaving comments on symonsenergy.com.au blogs/sites. Symons Energy only discloses logged in user and commenter IP addresses under the same circumstances that it uses and discloses personally-identifying information as described below, except that commenter IP addresses and email addresses are visible and disclosed to the administrators of the blog/site where the comment was left.
Gathering of Personally-Identifying Information
Certain visitors to Symons Energy websites choose to interact with Symons Energy in ways that require Symons Energy to gather personally-identifying information. The amount and type of information that Symons Energy gathers depends on the nature of the interaction. For example, we ask visitors who sign up at symonsenergy.com.au to provide a username and email address. Those who engage in transactions with Symons Energy are asked to provide additional information, including as necessary the personal and financial information required to process those transactions. In each case, Symons Energy collects such information only insofar as is necessary or appropriate to fulfill the purpose of the visitor's interaction with Symons Energy. Symons Energy does not disclose personally-identifying information other than as described below. And visitors can always refuse to supply personally-identifying information, with the caveat that it may prevent them from engaging in certain website-related activities.
Symons Energy may collect statistics about the behavior of visitors to its websites. Symons Energy may display this information publicly or provide it to others. However, Symons Energy does not disclose personally-identifying information other than as described below.
Protection of Certain Personally-Identifying Information
Symons Energy discloses potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information only to those of its employees, contractors and affiliated organizations that (i) need to know that information in order to process it on Symons Energy behalf or to provide services available at Symons Energy websites, and (ii) that have agreed not to disclose it to others. Some of those employees, contractors and affiliated organizations may be located outside of your home country; by using Symons Energy websites, you consent to the transfer of such information to them. Symons Energy will not rent or sell potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information to anyone. Other than to its employees, contractors and affiliated organizations, as described above, Symons Energy discloses potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information only in response to a subpoena, court order or other governmental request, or when Symons Energy believes in good faith that disclosure is reasonably necessary to protect the property or rights of Symons Energy, third parties or the public at large. If you are a registered user of an Symons Energy website and have supplied your email address, Symons Energy may occasionally send you an email to tell you about new features, solicit your feedback, or just keep you up to date with what's going on with Symons Energy and our products. If you send us a request (for example via email or via one of our feedback mechanisms), we reserve the right to publish it in order to help us clarify or respond to your request or to help us support other users. Symons Energy takes all measures reasonably necessary to protect against the unauthorized access, use, alteration or destruction of potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information.
If Symons Energy, or substantially all of its assets, were acquired, or in the unlikely event that Symons Energy goes out of business or enters bankruptcy, user information would be one of the assets that is transferred or acquired by a third party. You acknowledge that such transfers may occur, and that any acquirer of Symons Energy may continue to use your personal information as set forth in this policy.