SAFEGUARD CONSTRUCTION COMPANY, INC.
This website, www.safegc.com (this “Site”), is owned and operated by Safeguard Construction
Company, Inc. (“Safeguard,” “we” or “us”). This Safeguard Construction Company, Inc.
and disclosure of certain information, including Personally Identifiable Information (as defined
below) obtained by Safeguard via this Site only.
BEFORE UTILIZING THIS SITE, BROWSING THIS SITE, SUBMITTING ANY
INFORMATION VIA THIS SITE, MAKING A PAYMENT VIA THIS SITE AND/OR USING
ANY SERVICES AVAILABLE THROUGH THIS SITE, READ THIS ENTIRE PRIVACY
POLICY AND THE SAFEGUARD USER AGREEMENT (THE “AGREEMENT”)
BY ACCESSING ANY AREAS OF THIS SITE, USERS (“USERS” OR “YOU”) AGREE TO
TO OUR INFORMATION PRACTICES.
If you do not agree with any part of this Agreement, YOU MUST NOT USE THIS SITE.
NOT cover our handling of any information collected by us using any means other than this Site.
COLLECTION AND USE OF INFORMATION
“Personally Identifiable Information” means specific information about users obtained via this
Site that can be used to identify and contact a person, such as a person’s name, a person’s postal
delivery address, a person’s e-mail address, a person’s payment information (e.g., credit card
number and expiration date) and a person’s telephone number.
When you use certain services available on this Site we may ask you to supply us with
Personally Identifiable Information and other information so that we can provide, enhance and
personalize our services and marketing efforts. To help prevent fraud or other illegal activities,
we may ask you to supply Personally Identifiable Information, such as credit card information,
driver’s license numbers and/or other information, so that we can determine whether you are the
person you claim to be and determine whether the information being provided is authentic. We
may supplement the Personally Identifiable Information you provide with publicly available
information about you. We use this information to reply to your questions, process the
information you provide, process your payments, prevent fraud and other illegal activities and to
communicate with you on these and other topics. We may also use your e-mail address to send
you newsletters, as well as messages about Safeguard. Occasionally, we may send these
materials to you via postal mail, using an address provided. If you no longer want to receive the
newsletters or other announcements, simply send a quick e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org with
the subject line, “Unsubscribe.” Please note that you cannot unsubscribe from certain
correspondence from us, including messages relating to your payments, transactions or services
that have or are being provided to you.
We track your interactions with us, including but not limited to your Site activity, payment
history and correspondence, as well as any incoming e-mails and related activity. We use this
information for such purposes as personalizing the Site to better reflect particular interests,
tracking your payments, and helping us quickly and efficiently respond to inquiries and requests
and otherwise enhancing our service offering for our customers. We may also disclose and
otherwise use, on an anonymous basis, certain information, such as aggregate information,
survey responses, consumption habits, commentary and non-personal information about users.
LINKS TO OTHER WEBSITES
This Site may contain links to sites operated by third parties whose policies regarding the
handling of information may differ from ours. While we endeavor to associate with reputable
sites, Safeguard cannot be responsible for the information handling practices of these other sites.
Individuals under the age of 18 may only utilize the Site with the permission and involvement of
a parent or legal guardian. Safeguard generally does not distribute products or services for use by
children and we do not intentionally seek to collect Personally Identifiable Information from
individuals 18 years of age and younger. If we discover that we have inadvertently gathered any
such information from a child under 18 years of age, we will take appropriate steps to delete it.
VIEWING AND UPDATING INFORMATION
You are responsible for updating and maintaining the truth and accuracy of the information you
provide to us via this Site. If you want to update information that you have provided to us via this
Site, you may do so by sending us an e-mail to email@example.com or calling us at 630-566-
While we will make reasonable efforts to comply with your request to modify information, you
should be aware that it is not always possible to completely delete or modify all information in
our databases and servers. Additionally, we may intentionally retain information you have
requested us to modify or delete in certain circumstances, such as to resolve disputes,
troubleshoot problems and enforce our agreements with you. Further, we are unable to modify
information in the records of any third party who has been provided with this information in
COOKIES AND OTHER TECHNOLOGY
When you access this Site, certain information about you and your use of this Site may be
collected automatically through the use of various types of technology. For example, as you
browse this Site, “cookies” may be placed on your computer’s hard drive. (Cookies are small
pieces of data that are sent to your browser from a Web server and stored on your hard drive for
record keeping purposes.) In general, cookies can make the Internet more useful by storing
information about your preferences on a particular site. If your browser is set to not accept
cookies, your access to this Site may be limited.
In addition to cookies, we may use other technologies, including pixel tags, to gather information
on how our users interact with this Site and to otherwise help us efficiently operate and monitor
our Site and service. These technologies show us, for example, popular pages, conversion rates,
click-throughs and other information that can be used to improve, operate and monitor this Site
and our service.
DISCLOSURE OF INFORMATION
In an effort to serve you better, improve your online experiences, protect ourselves and others
and provide the requested services to you, we may share Personally Identifiable Information, in a
reasonable manner as described below.
We may use other companies, agents or contractors to perform services on our behalf. In the
course of providing such services, these other companies may have access to Personally
Identifiable Information. For example, we may provide Personally Identifiable Information
regarding you to financial institutions, financial service providers or payment processors to
process your credit card payments.
We may release Personally Identifiable Information to third parties (i) to protect against or
investigate fraud or other potentially harmful or illegal activities; (ii) if we reasonably believe
disclosure is required by law; (iii) if we reasonably believe disclosure is necessary to establish or
exercise legal rights; or (iv) to defend against claims or in situations involving potential threats to
In the event that Safeguard is acquired by or merged with a third party, we reserve the right to
disclose, sell or otherwise transfer all Personally Identifiable Information we have collected as
part of or in connection with that transaction.
We may also share Personally Identifiable Information about you with third parties with your
consent. Once we share Personally Identifiable Information with your consent with a third party,
the use and protection of that information by the third party will no longer be subject to this
Except as otherwise provided, we will not sell your Personally Identifiable Information to third
parties without notifying you of our intent to sell this information in advance and giving you a
reasonable opportunity to prevent your Personally Identifiable Information from being sold. In
our sole discretion, we may sell, share or disclose any information about you that is not
considered to be Personally Identifiable Information.
Safeguard takes information security very seriously and uses reasonable administrative, technical
and managerial measures to protect Personally Identifiable Information from unauthorized
access. For example, we utilize Secure Sockets Layering, an industry-standard protocol for
certain types of transmissions, in order to encrypt Personally Identifiable Information provided
by you through the Site’s registration and sign up process. Additionally, we store e-mail
addresses and information regarding payment methods in an encrypted form. You are
responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of your information and for restricting access to
your computer or mobile device through which you access this Site.
By using this Site, you expressly agree that we can communicate with you electronically
regarding Personally Identifiable Information, security, privacy and administrative issues relating
to information you have provided and/or your use of this Site.
Unfortunately, no security system or data transmission over the Internet can be guaranteed to be
100% secure. Accordingly, we cannot guarantee that the information you provide to us or that
we provide to you via this Site, via e-mail or otherwise will be securely transmitted and we
cannot assume liability for improper access to such information. By using this Site, sending e-
any security risks and other risks associated with such actions or activities. In addition, you
expressly acknowledge the application of the limitation of liability provisions (as well as the
other provisions) set forth in the Agreement.
CHANGES TO THIS POLICY
time for any reason by posting the revised provisions on this Site. The revised provisions shall
be effective from and after the date that they are posted on the Site. By continuing to use the Site
This Site is controlled and operated by Safeguard from its offices in the United States of
evaluated according to the laws of the United States of America and the laws of the State of
Illinois. If you are accessing this Site from locations outside of the United States of America,
you are responsible for compliance with any and all applicable laws of those or any other
applicable locations, including but not limited to any laws pertaining to privacy or disclosure of
If you have any questions concerning your account, please contact Customer Service at 630-566-
firstname.lastname@example.org. Our address is 3015 E. New York Street, Suite A2-268, Aurora, IL
Last modified: December 1, 2008