Lexington Transit Authority Privacy Policy Statement

Welcome to the Lexington Transit Authority web site. This statement provides Lextran's privacy policy on information that is collected through this web site and the use of that information.

In General

Lextran may use the information it collects for management and promotion of Lextran and other regional transit services and fare media. We will not sell or disclose your information for any other purpose without your written consent, unless there is a legal requirement for such disclosure. To the extent that Lextran discloses information to third-party contractors or other regional transportation agencies for the management and promotion of Lextran and other regional transit services, or to administer fare media programs, those third parties will be required to follow this privacy policy.

Information Collected During Your Visit To This Web Site

The Lexington Transit Authority is the sole owner of the information collected on this site, www.lextran.com. The Lexington Transit Authority collects information from its customers at several different points on the web site. By using our services and accessing our site, you are consenting to the information collection and use practices described in this statement, as modified from time to time by us without further notice. If we change our privacy policy, we will post a new statement on our site and change the date indicated at the bottom of the statement. Therefore, we encourage you to check the date of our privacy policy statement whenever you visit this site for any updates or changes. Please see our Terms of Use under the Legal/Disclaimer link for a more detailed legal explanation of our general online policies.

Personal Information

We collect several different types of information on our site. We collect personal information, defined as information that can be used to identify you individually, such as your name, address and telephone number, only if you submit the information to order the various fare media and other goods offered on this site. Lextran employees may have access to your personal information only for legitimate business purposes, such as processing your applicationf, Lextran will endeavor to protect the confidentiality of your personal information.

Technical Information

We automatically collect and store technical information about your visit to our site including: (1) the name of the domain and host from which you access the Internet; (2) the type of browser software and operating system used to access our site; (3) the date and time you access our site; and (4) the pages you visit on our site. The technical information collected will not personally identify you.

The following information explains in more detail the different forms of personal and technical information and how we may collect and use that information.

Order Forms

We collect personal information in connection with the purchase of fare and other goods sold from this site. A customer must provide contact information (such as name, e-mail, and shipping address) and financial information (such as credit card number and expiration date) via PayPal®. This information is used for billing purposes and to fill orders. If we have trouble processing an order, the information may also be used to contact the customer.

E-mail Address

If you send us an e-mail with questions or comments or if you provide your e-mail address when ordering Lextran merchandise or subscribing to receive notifications of newly available information regarding pertinent Lextran transit services by e-mail or wireless enabled device, Lextran may use your e-mail address and other personal information (defined in Personal Information) included in your correspondence to improve the content of our web site, to provide you with pertinent information regarding Lextran transit services or to respond to your correspondence. Your e-mail address will only be used to deliver the requested information unless you agree to additional e-mail notifications. If you provide your e-mail address to receive notifications Lextran will use your e-mail address to send you the type of information for which you provided it.

Surveys

From time to time Lextran may conduct online surveys that customers will be invited to complete on a voluntary basis. Information collected through the surveys will be used for the purpose of marketing or planning Lextran services only unless you expressly agree otherwise.

Security

Please be aware that information that you send to us by e-mail is not necessarily secure. You should avoid including sensitive information such as your credit card numbers or bank account numbers on e-mails that you send to us. Lextran uses Paypal® for authorization of credit card purchases on this web site. Paypal® is a web-based provider of payment services. Paypal's® privacy policy may be reviewed at www.Paypal.com or by clicking on the Paypal® logo located on this web site.

Children's Privacy

Lextran does not knowingly solicit or collect personal information from children through online order forms. If at any time Lextran learns that a child under the age of 13 has submitted personal information online, it will take all reasonable measures necessary to remove such information from its databases and not use such information for any purpose except where necessary to protect the safety of the child or others or as required by law.

Employment Related Information

If you are interested in Lextran employment you can visit our Careers page and download a copy of our online application.

Cookies

A cookie is a small text file that a web site can place on your computer's hard drive in order, for example, to collect technical information about your activities on the site or to make it possible for you to use an online shopping cart to keep track of items you wish to purchase. The cookie transmits this information back to the web site's computer that, generally speaking, is the only computer that can read it. You may set your web browser to warn you whenever a site attempts to place a cookie on your computer or refuse to accept cookies. Lextran will use cookies collected during your visit to this site for the purpose of facilitating your use of our site and for maintaining statistics concerning use of our site that will help us make improvements. Technical information collected by cookies will not be linked to your personal information.

Profile

We store technical information that we collect through cookies and log files to create a profile of our customers. The profile information is used to improve the content of the site, to perform a statistical analysis of use of the site and to enhance use of the site. Technical information stored in a profile will not be linked to your personal information.

Links

This web site contains links to other sites. Please be aware that Lextran is not responsible for the privacy practices of other sites. We encourage our customers to be aware when they leave our site and to read the privacy statements of each web site that collects personally identifiable information. This privacy statement applies solely to information collected by this web site.

Notification of Changes

Lextran reserves the right to make changes to this privacy policy without notice it will display any changes to this privacy policy to this web site 30 days before the changes become effective. If we decide to change this privacy policy, we will post those changes to this privacy policy statement and other pages we deem appropriate so our customers are always aware of what information we collect, how we use it, and under what circumstances, if any, we disclose it.

How to Contact Us?

If you have any questions about our privacy policy statement or our use of your information you can submit a comment on our contact page.

Special Notice

Effective Date of this version of Lextran's Privacy Policy: March 30, 2011.
 

Use of this site signifies your acceptance of Lexington Transit Authority Web Site Terms and Conditions and Privacy Policy.