Information Provided by You
Great North's website collects certain personal information about you whenever you voluntarily provide it, such as when you send an email to Great North to ask a question, to provide feedback, or complete an online form to request information about Great North. The personal information that you provide can include your name, title, company, email and U.S. mail addresses, and your telephone and fax numbers. Great North uses this information provided by you to answer your question, to respond to your feedback and provide the information you request. Great North may also provide other information to you that we think may be relevant to your question or request. This information is not sold or provided to third parties for their use. However, if we believe that your question or information request relates to one of our related entities, we may forward your question or information request to such entity for it to respond. We also may disclose personal information to comply with valid legal processes such as a search warrant, subpoena or court order, or to protect our rights and property. We do not sell or provide this personal information to third parties for their use.
Website Usage Information
Great North collects IP addresses and domain names and aggregates them for system administration and to monitor the use of Great North's website. We cannot use this technical information to identify you personally. Great North uses this website usage information to measure the number of visits to our sites, the average time spent, the number of pages viewed, and to monitor various other site statistics. This monitoring helps us evaluate how our visitors use and navigate our websites, so that we can improve the content we provide. Great North does not share these statistics with outside parties.
Great North may store some information commonly known as a "cookie" on your computer when you look at Great North's website. Great North is able to read these cookies for information purposes when you revisit Great North's website. The type of information collected includes the IP address, the date and time the PC visited the website, what parts of our website were looked at and whether the web pages requested were delivered successfully. This information is anonymous; it represents a computer rather than a person. Cookie information is used to improve Great North's knowledge of Great North's website and to enable Great North to be able to ascertain whether the website is operating at an optimal level. This allows us to enhance our web offerings to you and to provide an enjoyable and innovative online experience.
Information security is important to Great North. Great North will take reasonable steps necessary to protect the information that is provided. We continually review our security procedures and mechanisms to ensure that reasonable protections are in place.