How we collect, use, share and protect your information
Atlas Marine may provide additional or supplemental privacy policies to individuals for specific products or services that we offer at the time we collect personal information. These supplemental privacy policies will govern how we may process the information in the context of the specific product or service.
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Information Received by Atlas Marine
Atlas Marine collects personal information if you voluntarily choose to share such information. You may browse the Site without disclosing any personal information. However, to take advantage of particular opportunities provided through the Service, we may require that you furnish personal information for:
(i) registration including your name, professional title, company name, phone number (including to use to call or text you in order to provide the Service) and email address;
(ii) feedback or correspondence, such as information you provide when you contact us with questions, feedback, or otherwise correspondence with us online;
(iii) demographic information such as your city, state, country of residence, postal code, and age;
(iv) financial information, such as your billing name, address, and credit card number, ACH or other payment information;
(v) government-issued identified numbers, such as a national identification number (e.g., Social Security Number, tax identification number), state or local identification number (e.g., driver’s license of state ID number), and an image of the relevant identification card;
(vi) precise geolocation information, such as when you authorize our mobile application to access your location;
(vii) transaction information such as information about payments to and from you and other details of the Services you have purchased from us;
(viii) usage information, such as information about how you use the Services and interact with us, including information associated with any content you submit to us, and information you provide when you use any interactive features of the Services;
(x) marketing information, such as information such your preferences for receiving communications about our activities, events, and publications, and details about how you engage with our communications;
(xi) information provided by job applicants, such as professional credentials and skills, educational and work history, and other information of the type that may be included on a resume or curriculum vitae; and
Information we obtain from other third parties. We may receive personal information about you from third-party sources. For example, a business partner may share your contact information with us if you have expressed interest in learning specifically about our products or services, or the types of products or services we offer. We may obtain your personal information from other third parties, such as marketing partners, publicly-available sources and data providers.
Usage Information, IP Address and other information. Atlas Marine, our service providers, and our business partners may automatically log information about you, your computer or mobile device, and activity occurring on or through the Services, using various technologies. The information that may be collected automatically includes your computer or mobile device operating system type and version number, manufacturer and model, device identifier (such as the Google Advertising ID or Apple ID for Advertising), browser type, screen resolution, the website you visited before browsing to our website, general location information such as city, state or geographic area; and information about your use of and actions on the Services, such as pages or screens you viewed, how long you spent on a page or screen, navigation paths between pages or screens, information about your activity on a page or screen, access times, length of access, and Internet Protocol Address (“IP address”). The IP Address is a number that is automatically assigned to the computer that you are using by your Internet Service Provider. This number is identified and logged automatically in our server log files whenever you visit the Site, along with the time of your visit(s) and the pages you visited. We, our service providers and/or our business partners may use IP Addresses to monitor locations from which Users navigate the Site and for fraud prevention. Our service providers and business partners also may collect this type of information over time and across third-party websites and mobile applications.
We, our service providers, and our business partners may collect and store certain data about the use of the Services on an aggregate and/or anonymous basis. This information may be non-identifying or may be associated with you. Whenever we associate usage information with your personal information, we will treat it as personal information.
In addition to collecting general location information, tracking information, such as geographic areas, is collected as you navigate through our Services and/or use the mobile application. We collect this information for various purposes, including to provide you with support, to notify carriers as soon as shipments are available nearby, to keep shippers or consignees informed of arrival times, to help dispatchers or shippers know where drivers are headed, to enhance our Services, and for our internal business purposes.
Cookies and Other Technologies. Like many websites, we may use “cookies” to collect information. A cookie is a data file placed on a device when it is used to access the Services. A Flash cookie is a data file placed on a device via the Adobe Flash plug-in that may be built-in to or downloaded by you to your Device. Cookies and Flash Cookies may be used for many purposes, including, but not limited to, remembering you and your preferences and tracking your visits to our web pages.
Cookies work by assigning a number to the user that has no meaning outside of the assigning web site. We may also use Flash Cookies on our website to collect and store information about your use of our website. Unlike cookies, Flash Cookies cannot be removed or rejected via your browser settings. If you do not want Flash Cookies stored on your computer or mobile device, you can adjust the settings of your Flash player to block Flash Cookies storage using the tools contained in the Website Storage Settings Panel. You can also control Flash Cookies by going to the Global Storage Settings Panel and following the instructions. Please note that setting the Flash Player to restrict or limit acceptance of Flash Cookies may reduce or impede the functionality of some Flash applications, including, potentially, Flash applications used in connection with our website.
We and our service providers may also use “pixel tags,” “web beacons,” “clear GIFs,” or similar means in connection with the Services and HTML-formatted email. Web beacons or similar technologies help us better manage content on our Services by informing us what content is effective, count users of the Services, monitor how users navigate the Services, or count how many e-mails were actually opened.
How We Use Your Information
Our primary goal in collecting information is to provide you with an enhanced experience when using the Services.
Atlas Marine uses personal information for the following general purposes:
When We Disclose Your Information
We will not disclose your information to third parties without your consent, except as disclosed in this policy. We may disclose information to third parties in the following circumstances:
We do not sell, share, rent or trade the information we have collected about you, including personal information. We may share your personal information with third parties for those third parties’ direct marketing purposes.
Although we ensure that our third party agents receiving your information are bound by privacy restrictions at least as restrictive as those set forth in this policy, Atlas Marine is not responsible for any issues that may arise regarding the privacy policies of any such third parties. By using this Site, you do hereby agree to Atlas Marine harmless from any claims and/or damages that may arise from the actions of any third parties.
Atlas Marine reserves the right to disclose personal information from both private and public areas of this website at our discretion, if required by law, in order to comply with a judicial proceeding, court order or legal process or if we are given reason to believe, in our sole discretion, that someone is causing injury to or interference with the rights of Users, the general public, or Atlas Marine.
Do Not Track
Some Internet browsers may be configured to send “Do Not Track” signals to the online services that you visit. We currently do not respond to “Do Not Track” or similar signals. To find out more about “Do Not Track,” please visit http://www.allaboutdnt.com.
The Services are not directed to, and we do not knowingly collect personal information from, anyone under the age of 18. If a parent or guardian becomes aware that his or her child has provided us with information without their consent, he or she should contact us. We will delete such information from our files as soon as reasonably practicable. We encourage parents with concerns to contact us.
You may decline to share certain personal information with us, in which case we may not be able to provide to you some of the features and functionality of the Services.
You may opt-out of receiving email campaigns from us by unsubscribing from such emails. You may also remove your information from our database by contacting us at email@example.com. If you receive unsolicited email from an Atlas Marine domain, please contact us at unsubscribe at the bottom of the email, or ask to unsubscribe by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org
If you wish to update or delete any personal information we have, you may contact us at email@example.com.
Note that while changes you make will be updated in user databases within a reasonable period of time, to preserve the integrity of our databases, we may retain information submitted by users for an indefinite length of time. If required by law, we will delete personal information by erasing it from our database.
Other sites, mobile applications and services
The Services may contain links to other websites, mobile applications, and other online services operated by third parties. These links are not an endorsement of, or representation that we are affiliated with, any third party. In addition, our content may be included on web pages or in mobile applications or online services that are not associated with us. We do not control third party websites, mobile applications or online services, and we are not responsible for their actions. Other websites and services follow different rules regarding the collection, use and sharing of your personal information. We encourage you to read the privacy policies of the other websites and mobile applications and online services you use.
Atlas Marine’s Security of Collected Information
We utilize many physical and technical safeguards to create and improve the integrity and security of your personally identifiable information. Further, only certain authorized Atlas Marine staff can access personal information, and then only if it is relevant to their job duties. Atlas Marine also has staff dedicated to ensuring the security of its platform. However, unfortunately, no data transmission over the Internet can be guaranteed to be 100% secure. As such, we cannot guarantee the security of any information you transmit to us, and you do so at your own risk.
While Atlas Marine will use commercially reasonable efforts to ensure the security of all credit card and all other personal information, we expressly disclaim any liability for any unauthorized access to or use of our secure servers and/or any and all personal and/or financial information stored therein, and you agree to hold Atlas Marine harmless for any damages that may result therefrom. Atlas Marine expressly disclaims any liability that may arise should any other individuals obtain the information you submit to this website.
The Services are hosted in the United States and is intended for visitors located in the U.S. If you use the Services from other regions of the world with different governing laws, please note that you are transferring your personal information from those regions to the U.S. for storage and processing. By providing any information, including personal information, on or to the Service, you consent to such transfer, storage, and processing.
Notification of Changes to this Policy
Atlas Marine, LLC
1550 Cota Avenue
Long Beach, California 90813
Last Updated: June 28, 2023
This website contains links to third party websites. Please review our Terms of Service, available for more information. We are not responsible for the information practices of any third-party websites to which we may link. You should review the privacy policies and terms for any third parties before sharing your personal information with them.
As further described below, we collect personal information in various ways, including directly from you, automatically through your use of the Services, and from other sources. To the extent permitted by applicable law, we may combine the information we collect from publicly available or third-party sources.
(i) Personal Information We Collect Directly From You.
Atlas Marine collects personal information if you voluntarily choose to share such information. You may browse the Site without disclosing any personal information, although certain personal information will still be collected from you automatically. However, to use particular functionalities provided through the Service we need your personal information.
Contact Information. When you contact us, including if you request more information about our Services, or otherwise communicate us, we collect your name, email address, phone number, the nature of your inquiry, and any other information you choose to provide. We may also collect information related to your job title, company name, business email, and business phone number. If you are a current, former, or prospective vendor or investor, we will collect information relevant to any past, current, or future transaction between us and you or the company you represent.
Account Information. When you complete forms, or communicate with us or others through the Services, we collect information including your name, title, company name, phone number (including to call or text you as part of the Service), email address, and any other personal information you provide in your communication.
Driver Registration and Qualification Information. If you are a carrier or an employee of a carrier (i.e., a driver), we may need additional information before adding you to the Services, including, but not limited to, your driver’s license information, social security number, DOT or MC number, certificates of insurance, copy of ICC/DOT authority, W-9 forms, and safety documentation.
Shipment and Delivery Information. If you are an employee of a shipper, we may need additional information to manage the shipment and ensure it arrives at its destination. This may include consignee information the shipper provides to us, which we use solely for the purposes for which the shipper has disclosed. We generally receive consignee information from the shipper, and, if so, rely on the shipper’s assertion that any consignee personal information has been collected in compliance with applicable law and the shipper has the right to disclose this information. The shipper is the controller of consignee information, and any requests regarding this information should be directed to the relevant shipper.
Responses and Feedback. If you participate in our surveys or questionnaires, we collect your responses and feedback, such as User satisfaction or other information related to your use of our Services, and any other information you choose to provide.
Marketing and Promotions. If you agree to receive marketing communications from us, we collect your email, name, phone number, preferences, and if relevant, information about your account and the Services and features you use.
Preferences. We also may collect information about your preferences, including communications preferences, preferences related to your use of the Services, and any other preferences or requests you provide when interacting with us.
(ii) Personal Information We Collect Automatically.
Atlas Marine may use technologies that automatically collect and store certain data about your use of the Service. This information may be aggregate and/or anonymous (i.e., non-identifying), or may be associated with you. Whenever we associate usage information with your personal information, we will treat it as personal information.
Device, Browsing, and Usage Information. We track and collect information as you use our online Services, such as browser type, domain names, access times, date/time stamps, operating system, language, device type, unique ID, Internet service provider, referring and exiting URLs, clickstream data, and similar device and browsing information, and geographic areas derived from IP addresses.
IP Addresses. Atlas Marine, and/or third parties with whom Atlas Marine has contracted to provide services, may collect your Internet Protocol Address (“IP Address”), which is a number that is automatically assigned to the computer or device that you are using by your Internet Service Provider. This number is identified and logged automatically in our server log files whenever you visit the Site, along with the time of your visit(s) and the pages you visited. We use IP Addresses to monitor locations from which Users navigate the Site, and for fraud prevention.
(iii) Personal Information We Collect from Other Sources.
We may collect and receive personal information from other sources, such as compliance monitoring and credential verification services, business partners, clients and customers, data analytics providers, government entities, public databases, and vendors and service providers who provide services on our behalf.
Our primary goal in collecting information is to provide you with an enhanced experience when using the Services and to transact our business.