We respect the privacy of our Members, customers, and visitors to our Web site, wgat.com. While offering our Web site users the advantages and convenience of Web-based technologies, we also strive to employ practices that ensure information collected about Members, customers, and visitors is used conscientiously and appropriately.
What information is collected on wgat.com?
Generally, information is used to help us better serve our Members and customers.
- General visitors: We collect information for internal marketing purposes about pages that visitors browse. This information does not contain e-mail addresses.
What are “cookies?” & how are they used?
A “cookie” is a packet of information that a Web server sends to a user’s computer to identify that specific user the next time he or she visits the site.
How do we use information collected on wgat.com?
The information we collect is used to improve the content of our Web site, enhance the value of our products, and communicate with Members and customers as follows:
- wgat.com has access to membership information for purposes of communicating with Members and furthering the mission of the organization.
- Any request by an external organization or Member of wgat.com for a mailing list of Members must be approved on a case-by-case basis, and the organization must agree that the information will only be used for the specifically approved communication.
- wgat.com may contact Members and customers about events and opportunities.
How may Members or customers opt out of receiving materials?
Any Member or customer who does not wish to be contacted by us or an organization with which we might otherwise share contact information may let us know by sending an e-mail to [email protected] or by using the contact information below. Members and customers may request to opt out of specific e-mail communications from wgat.com or request an overall opt out of both mail and e-mail communications (with the exception of basic membership and dues renewal mailings). Additionally, Members may manage their personal information in the online Member Directory and choose what information will be accessible there.
How may Members, customers, or visitors request information about the security of wgat.com?
We have reasonable security measures in place at our physical facilities and on our Web server to protect against the loss, misuse, or alteration of information collected from Members, customers, and visitors. Requests to review security information may be sent to us using the contact information below.
Periodically we may use collected information for new, unanticipated uses not previously disclosed in our privacy notice. When our information collection and dissemination practices change, we will post the policy changes on wgat.com.
How do I contact wgat.com?
Western Growers Assurance Trust
15525 Sand Canyon Avenue, Irvine, CA 92618