American Power Systems, Inc. (“APS,” “we,” “us”) is committed to protecting your privacy in accordance with all applicable laws and regulations. This Statement of Privacy (“Statement”) applies to www.americanpowerinc.com (“APS website,” “the website”) and governs data collection and usage. This Statement serves as notice to those visiting the website of why and how APS collects and uses information from its users in the United States and around the world. Anyone with website privacy questions or concerns should contact us directly:
How to Contact American Power Systems, Inc.
American Power Systems, Inc.
426 West 2nd Street
Davenport, Iowa 52801
United States of America
International callers: +1-563-323-7994
Domestic callers: 1-866-446-8878
By using the APS website and/or by submitting personally identifiable information to APS, you give your consent that all personally identifiable information that you submit and the non-personal data collected may be processed and used by APS in the manner and for the purposes described in the following Statement of Privacy. By using APS’s website, you consent to the data practices described in this statement.
The Collection and Use of Information, and its Legal Justification
APS collects and stores personally identifiable information from users of its website.
Some of this personally identifiable information is gathered and stored automatically through modern web application methods. Other information is collected from you directly via website forms, such as contact forms and online chat forms.
If you do not supply the required information on any particular form where it is requested, the page may not work properly and you may need to contact APS by telephone at +1-563-323-7994.
The following table describes the types of information we process, why we process it and the lawful bases for such processing.
|Personal Data Processed||Reason for Processing||Legal Justification|
|Contact & Vehicle Information:
Names, addresses, e-mail addresses, telephone numbers, social media handles, vehicle identification numbers (VINs)
|To communicate with you about APS products and services; to communicate with you in regard to an agreement we have with you||Consent*, legitimate interest, and/or necessity for fulfillment of a contract|
|IP Address & Technical Details:
IP address of the computer/device that you use to access our website, and information about your device and browser
|To ensure network and information security; to monitor the performance of our website and improve your user experience||Consent*, legitimate interest, and/or necessity for fulfillment of a contract|
|* Users usually may withdraw consent at any time by contacting APS. There are certain instances when withdrawing consent is not possible, such as when APS must keep your personally identifiable information to fulfill a contract.|
Sharing Your Personal Data
APS manages and protects the sharing of your information as follows.
- APS does not sell, rent or lease its customer lists to third-party marketers.
- APS uses modern, industry-standard, third-party tools and applications as part of its website to process and store user data. The third-party tools and applications we use help manage our business and deliver services. They comply with international laws and regulations governing confidentiality and only use personal data collected through the website for the purpose of providing services to us. These include IT service providers who help manage our back-office systems.
- APS shares information with regulators to comply with applicable laws, regulations and rules, and to comply with requests of law enforcement, regulatory and other governmental agencies.
- APS may share in aggregate, statistical form, non-personal data regarding use of our website.
In general, APS and its third-party vendors will keep any personally identifiable information confidential and only disclose such information, without notice, if required to do so by law or in the good-faith belief that such action is necessary to conform to the edicts of the law or comply with legal process served on APS or the site; protect and defend the rights or property of APS; or act under exigent circumstances to protect the personal safety of users of APS or the public.
Storing Your Personal Data
We will store your personal data for as long as reasonably necessary based upon the reason for which it was collected, as explained in this notice. In some circumstances we may store your data for longer periods of time, such as when we are required to do so in accordance with laws or regulations. In addition, in specific circumstances we may store your personal date for longer periods of time so that we have an accurate record of your dealings with us in the event of any future challenges, or if we believe there is a prospect of litigation relating to your personal data or dealings.
APS and its third-party vendors secure your collected information from unauthorized access, use or disclosure in accordance with applicable laws and regulations.
User Rights and Responsibilities
As a user of the APS website, you have certain rights and responsibilities. APS is committed to protecting user privacy rights in accordance with applicable laws and regulations. If you have questions or concerns, please contact APS by e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org or by phone at +1-563-323-7994.
Users of the APS website who are located in the European Union have additional rights under general data protection regulations enacted in 2018: right to be informed, right of access, right of rectification, right to be forgotten, right of portability, right to restrict processing, right to object, and right related to automated decision-making including profiling. Complete information about these rights is provided in Document 32016R0679, published by the European Union, and available online here: https://eur-lex.europa.eu/legal-content/EN/TXT/?uri=CELEX%3A32016R0679.
If you are located in the European Union and wish to inquire about or exercise any of these rights, please contact APS by e-mail at email@example.com or by phone at +1-563-323-7994.
Changes to This Statement
APS reserves the right to change this Statement at any time in order to comply with the law and any organizational and customer feedback. You should read this Statement each time you use this Website to check if any changes have been made. The date that this Statement was most recently updated is located at the bottom of the statement.
Updated July 2, 2019.