Brookline Industries • 1624 South Clinton Street • Chicago, Illinois USA 60616

Brookline Privacy Policy

Brookline Industries • 1624 South Clinton Street • Chicago, Illinois USA 60616

The following terminology applies to this Privacy Notice . “You” and “Your” refers to you, the person accessing this website and accepting the Brookline Industries terms and conditions. "BROOKLINE INDUSTRIES", “BROOKLINE”, “We” and "Us", refers to our Company. “ Any use of the above terminology or other words in the singular, plural, capitalization and/or he/she or they, are taken as interchangeable and therefore as referring to same.

BROOKLINE INDUSTRIES is committed to protecting your privacy. This Privacy Policy discloses how we collect, share, and use information collected through the http://brooklineind.com and the http://brooklinemfg.com websites as well as your ability to correct the information collected. The http://brooklineind.com and the http://brooklinemfg.com websites provides visitors with information about Brookline Industries and our product offerings. In using and viewing the http://brooklineind.com and or the http://brooklinemfg.com website, you understand that BROOKLINE may use your “Personally Identifiable Information” (such as name, email address, street address, or telephone number) subject to the terms of this Privacy Policy.

Information Collected on the http://brooklineind.com and the http://brooklinemfg.com websites

The majority of the information provided by BROOKLINE INDUSTRIES on the http://brooklineind.com and the http://brooklinemfg.com websites is available without BROOKLINE collecting any Personally Identifiable Information from you and you can review almost the entire http://brooklineind.com and the http://brooklinemfg.com websites without disclosing any Personally Identifiable Information. However, BROOKLINE does collect Personally Identifiable Information that you may voluntarily provide to us.

You have a choice as to whether to provide BROOKLINE with any Personally Identifiable Information. Although you are not required to disclose any Personally Identifiable Information to us, portions of the http://brooklineind.com and the http://brooklinemfg.com websites may not be available to you without your providing this information.

How We Use Your Information

BROOKLINE uses any Personally Identifiable Information you provide in a limited number of ways. We may use your Personally Identifiable Information.

In addition, BROOKLINE may hire other service providers to perform various functions on our behalf such as operating certain aspects of our website or sending you email. These service providers may be supplied with or have access to your Personally Identifiable Information for the sole purpose of providing these services to us or on our behalf. At BROOKLINE we will make every effort to preserve user privacy, we may need to disclose Personally Identifiable Information when required by law or if we have a good-faith belief that the action is necessary to comply with a pending judicial proceeding, a court order or legal process served on BROOKLINE or to protect our rights or the rights of others, to fight fraud, identity theft, to ensure the integrity and operation of our business and systems, or to protect the rights, property or safety of BROOKLINE INDUSTRIES and its employees and or the public.

How We Share Your Information

BROOKLINE will not disclose your Personally Identifiable Information to others without your permission, except as detailed in this Privacy Policy.

Aggregate Information

On an aggregate basis only, we collect comprehensive demographic, business information and data, and other non-identifying information about users of the http://brooklineind.com and the http://brooklinemfg.com websites. BROOKLINE will never disclose any Personally Identifiable Information as part of this aggregate information but we may disclose aggregate information with others so we can perform research and conduct accounting and process record keeping functions.

Other websites and links

We may include links to other websites related to our industry. These third parties have separate data collection and privacy practices independent from ours, and BROOKLINE cannot be responsible for their policies or activities. Please contact those third parties directly if you have questions about their privacy policies.

Cookies, and IP Addresses

BROOKLINE also uses the“cookie” feature located inside your web browser. Your cookie automatically identifies your computer - but not you - to our servers when you visit the http://brooklineind.com and or the http://brooklinemfg.com website and allows us to correlate your computer with certain usage patterns which are stored in our log files. We use cookies to gather general, aggregate statistics about the overall popularity and usage of our websites. BROOKLINE also uses more temporary cookies, often referred to as session cookies, to keep a user logged into the system and aid in the exchange of information between pages without loss of data. A session cookie, however, is only stored for the current browsing session and is deleted once the browser is closed. BROOKLINE can also only read cookies from the http://brooklineind.com and or the http://brooklinemfg.com website. Search for Cookies under your Web browser's Help menu for more information on cookie management features available to you. If your browser is set to reject all cookies, http://brooklineind.com and or the http://brooklinemfg.com Website may not function properly. Additionally, we may use IP address information to count and track aggregate visits to http://brooklineind.com and or the http://brooklinemfg.com website, to help diagnose problems with our server, and to administer our websites. BROOKLINE does not link IP addresses to anything personally identifiable so while a particular user’s session can be tracked, the user remains completely anonymous.

Accessing and Updating Information

BROOKLINE does not currently have an online method for users to delete their Personally Identifiable Information contained in our database. However, you may change or update the Personally Identifiable Information we have collected, request that we delete it, or request that we change how we use it by sending an email to prieml with your instructions.

Changes to this Privacy Policy

We encourage you to review our Privacy Policy not just the first time you visit our websites, then periodically afterwards since we may modify our Privacy Policy from time to time. The date of the last update of the Privacy Policy will always be posted below: THIS PRIVACY POLICY WAS LAST REVISED ON December 11, 2005. If we make any substantive changes to our Privacy Policy in the future with regard to how we use your Personally Identifiable Information, we will incorporate those changes here in this policy statement. Your continued use of the http://brooklineind.com and or the http://brooklinemfg.com websites after the changes are posted constitutes your agreement to the changes, both with regard to information we have previously collected from you and with regard to information we collect from you in the future. If you do not agree to the changes, please discontinue use of the http://brooklineind.com and the http://brooklinemfg.com websites. Lastly, if BROOKLINE is sold or merged with another company, your Personally Identifiable Information will be included as part of the sale but unless you’re notified that the Privacy Policy is changed, your Personally Identifiable Information will be maintained with the same care as it was before the sale or the merger.

International Users

Like most websites, the http://brooklineind.com and the http://brooklinemfg.com websites are accessible around the globe. By visiting the http://brooklineind.com and or the http://brooklinemfg.com websites and providing your information, you acknowledge and agree that your personal information can be stored for the purposes identified in this Privacy Policy. We process and store your information in North America and your information may be stored on servers located outside your residential jurisdiction and which may have less stringent privacy practices than your own. If you access the http://brooklineind.com and or the http://brooklinemfg.com website from outside the United States, your usage of the these websites constitutes consent to the transfer of your data outside of your home country and to our servers in North America.

Security

This Website has industry standard security measures in place to protect the loss, misuse, and alteration of the information under our control, and at BROOKLINE, we make a good faith effort to store your personal information in a secure operating environment. Unfortunately, no data transmission over the Internet can be guaranteed to be absolutely secure. As a result, while we strive to protect your personal information, we cannot ensure or warrant the security of any information you transmit to us, and you do so at your own risk. If BROOKLINE INDUSTRIES provides you with a user name and password to access other portions of the http://brooklineind.com and or the http://brooklinemfg.com websites, BROOKLINE INDUSTRIES disclaims any responsibility for a breach of privacy as a result of your willingly or inadvertently disclosing your user name and password to others. Thank You.