Collection of Personal Data
You can view the website of Murphy & Company without having to enter any personal information. However, you may be asked for personal information when you request a service be performed on your behalf. You do not have to provide any of this information, however, failure to provide sufficient information may prevent or limit our ability to perform a requested service or transaction.
Collection of Data Rendered Anonymous
We collect information on your visit to our website. This includes the pages you have displayed, the links you click, the material you access, the amount of downloaded data, and other activities. In addition, certain standard information sent by your browser to all the websites you visit is collected. This includes, but is not limited to, your IP address, browser configuration, language, operating system, date and time when you access the website and the website from which you have accessed our site. This information is not linked to your identity and is used solely for statistical purposes.
A cookie is a small file which asks permission to be placed on your computer’s hard drive. Once you agree, the file is added and the cookie helps analyze web traffic or lets you know when you visit a particular site. Cookies allow web applications to respond to you as an individual. The web application can tailor its operations to your needs, likes and dislikes by gathering and remembering information about your preferences. A cookie in no way gives us access to your computer or any information about you, other than the data you choose to share with us. You can choose to accept or decline cookies. Most web browsers automatically accept cookies, but you can usually modify your browser setting to decline cookies if you prefer. This may prevent you from taking full advantage of the website.
Services and Transactions
We use your personal information to provide you with certain services or to carry out transactions you have requested, e.g. providing you with information on Murphy & Company products, registering products purchased, processing product orders and payment, answering customer service inquiries, enabling the use of our websites, etc.
With your permission we use the information recorded through our website to inform you of the products and services of Murphy & Company. We do not provide free of charge, sell, exchange or lend any personal data, including user groups and e-mail lists, to people or entities outside Murphy & Company, except to the extent necessary to process a service or transaction you have requested.
Relaying to Service Providers
Murphy & Company commissions other companies to carry out services. In connection with certain transactions, your personal information or pieces of such information may eventually be passed on to shopping cart processors, payment processors, or financial institutions for the purpose of carrying out the requested service. These companies will only be given the information they need to provide the respective services and are contractually bound to observe provisions on data protection.
Relaying of Information for Other Reasons
We may pass on personal data provided this is done in response to regulatory compliance, protection of our rights and our property, or urgent circumstances relating to the protection of someone’s personal security.
Murphy & Company places great importance on the security of your personal data. In order to prevent unauthorized access or disclosure we have put in place suitable physical, electronic and managerial procedures to safeguard and secure the information we collect online. In respect of the websites where you register yourself, you bear responsibility for keeping your user id and password safe and not relaying this information to third parties.
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