At MWH Global, we take your privacy seriously and have created this policy to demonstrate our commitment to your privacy. Please read the following to learn more about our policy.
By accessing the MWH website, subdomains of www.mwhglobal.com and other related landing pages, you are accepting and agreeing to the practices outlined in this policy.
What information do we collect?
We collect the following types of information from our users:
- Information that you provide to us:
Identifying information such as name, e-mail, company name, mailing address or phone number when you subscribe to our newsletters and e-mails, respond to a survey or fill out a form. The personal information we collect may be used to advertise or market our business or services or keep and maintain accounts. If you provide us with your e-mail address, we may send you e-mails (which you may unsubscribe from) informing you about MWH news, services and thought leadership pieces.
- Automatic information:
When you visit the site, MWH automatically collects technical information, including the Internet Protocol (IP) address used to connect your computer to the Internet, browser type and version, time zone setting, browser plug-in types and versions and operating system and platform. For example, MWH uses IP addresses to help deliver regionally specific content based on where you navigate to the MWH site from.
In addition, we receive and store certain types of usage information whenever you interact with our site, including what pages you visit, frequency of visits and activities you perform on our site. MWH receives and records traffic data using Google Analytics including your IP address, MWH cookies and the page you requested. MWH uses this data to help diagnose problems with its server and analyze trends. We may also use any data we collect through the site to better understand and market to our customers or website visitors.
- Email communications:
We may receive confirmation when you open an email and may use this information to help us customize emails we send to you by enhancing their relevance. We may also send out e-mails with information regarding MWH. If you complete the request form on our site, we may use your e-mail address to send you information regarding MWH, our services and our thought leadership content. You may opt out of being contacted by sending an email to firstname.lastname@example.org or by unsubscribing through the unsubscribe or opt-out link in an email.
What do we use your information for?
Any of the information we collect from you may be used in the following ways:
- To personalize your experience – Your information helps us to better respond to your individual needs
- To improve our website – We continually strive to improve our website offerings based on the information and feedback we receive from you
- To improve customer service – Your information helps us to more effectively respond to your customer service requests and support needs
- To send emails and newsletters – The email address you provide may be used to send you information, respond to inquiries and/or other requests or questions
- To administer our website and for internal operations, including troubleshooting, data analysis, research, statistical and survey purposes
- To keep our website safe and secure
How do we protect your information?
The data that we collect is transferred to, and stored at, a destination in the United States of America. It may also be processed by staff operating in other countries worldwide who work for us.
We implement a variety of security measures to maintain the safety of your personal information when you enter, submit, or access your personal information.
Unfortunately, the transmission of information via the internet is not completely secure. Although we will do our best to protect your personal data, we cannot guarantee the security of your data transmitted to our site; any transmission is at your own risk. Once we have received your information, we will use strict procedures and security features to try to prevent unauthorized access.
Yes, cookies are small files of numbers and letters that we transfer to your computer’s hard drive. Some cookies used on this site are essential and are needed to ensure that the site works correctly, such as maintaining the background image that you see on each web page.
We also use some non-essential cookies, which allow us to collect data about the number of visitors, user interaction with the site and to understand and save preferences for future visits. This enables us to offer better site experiences and tools in the future. This information is collected in a way which does not identify website users and no attempt is made to find out the personal identities of any of our users.
Do we disclose any information to outside parties?
We may share your personal information with any member of our group, which means our subsidiaries, our ultimate holding company and its subsidiaries.
We do not sell, trade or otherwise transfer to outside parties your personally identifiable information. This does not include trusted third parties who assist us in operating our website, conducting our business, or servicing you, so long as those parties agree to keep this information confidential. We may also release your information when we believe release is appropriate to comply with the law, enforce our site policies, or protect ours or others rights, property, or safety. However, non-personally identifiable visitor information may be provided to other parties for marketing, advertising or other uses.
We are affiliated or partnered with a variety of businesses and work closely with them. In certain situations, these businesses operate within the site and will utilize this information as well. We will provide you with a way to opt out of such sharing when appropriate.
Terms and Conditions
Please also visit our Terms and Conditions section establishing the use, disclaimers and limitations of liability governing the use of our website.
Our website may, from time to time, contain links to and from the websites of our partner networks and affiliates. If you follow a link to any of these websites, please note that these websites have their own privacy policies and that we do not accept any responsibility or liability for these policies. Please check these policies before you submit any personal data to these websites.