Information Provided by User
Each User may provide information that could be deemed personal information (“Personal Information”), which is information that could be used to identify the User such as User’s name, address, telephone number, or e-mail address. Personal Information does not include technical information such as unique device identifiers, randomly assigned unique identifiers in cookies, mobile device name, timestamp, or IP addresses.
User is responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of User’s username and password, and User is responsible for all uses of User’s account, whether or not User authorized the use. User shall immediately notify QuikPark upon becoming aware of any unauthorized use of User’s account.
Information QuikPark Collects
QuikPark may collect and store any information that User provides to QuikPark. QuikPark may collect Personal Information provided by User as well as non-identifiable, aggregate information, such as information regarding the pages on this Site that User has visited, User’s IP address, device ID or unique identifier, referral URL, cookies, and web beacons. QuikPark may collect all of this information to detect broad demographic trends, to provide information tailored to User’s interests, and to enhance User’s experience on this Site.
How QuikPark Collects Personal Information
QuikPark collects information in order to perform its services, including but not limited to operating parking garages, providing parking rates, and providing and managing monthly parking accounts through which Users can request, register for and make one time or re-occurring automatic payments (collectively, the “Services”). QuikPark collects Personal Information to better tailor the features, performance and support of its Services and this Site, and to offer Users additional information about its Services.
QuikPark collects Personal Information as follows:
- When User voluntarily provides it to QuikPark
- When User registers and sets up an account
- When User signs up to receive emails or other communications
- When User makes purchases
- When User communicates with QuikPark
- When User enters a sweepstakes
- When User contacts QuikPark offline or submits information to QuikPark offline
- When User provides it through this Site
- From publicly available sources
- From third parties
How QuikPark Uses Personal Information
To Provide User Services. QuikPark uses User’s Personal Information to respond to requests that User makes, to help QuikPark serve User better, to provide informational or action items, to provide notices in relationship to billing, and to provide User with a personalized Site experience. If User has signed up to receive emails from QuikPark, QuikPark also uses User’s Personal Information to provide User with promotional emails for QuikPark’s Services, and for other marketing and advertising purposes.
To Tailor Marketing Information to User’s Interests. Based on User’s shopping habits when User visits this Site (what items User browses and what items User purchases), QuikPark, or its marketing partners and vendors, may send User personalized advertisements that identify Services QuikPark thinks may be of interest to User. QuikPark may also use User’s shopping habits to send User alerts regarding the availability of parking.
Disclosure of Information
Third parties, widgets, and hosted solutions that QuikPark uses on this Site may use the following technologies for features, Services, advertising, or analytics:
Browser cookies are small pieces data placed on User’s computer as User navigates websites with User’s browser. Browser cookies allow websites and various third-parties to distinguish User’s device from others by having the cookie consist of a unique identifier or other data. Cookies can have many uses, such as to target advertising as well as to enable website functionality and for security. QuikPark uses both session cookies (which expire after User closes User’s web browser) and persistent cookies (which stay on User’s computer until User deletes them). Persistent cookies can be removed by following User’s Internet browser help file directions. If User chooses to disable cookies, some areas of this Site may not work properly.
Local shared objects (such as “Flash” cookies) are associated with non-Browser software like Flash Player. Local shared objects can be used like cookies to distinguish User’s device from others, but will not be deleted or blocked using browser cookie controls. User can visit adobe.com for guidance on how to delete and block Flash cookies.
HTML5 local storage is another way that browsers can distinguish User’s device from others as well as remember data that may be important for the functioning of the website. Typically HTML5 local storage is only deleted if all Internet history, cache, and cookies are deleted. User should check User’s browser software for how to delete HTML5 local storage in User’s particular case.
Web beacons are image files that are used by third-party advertisers, analytics companies, and others. Web beacons are embedded in web pages User visits and cause User’s browser to share its IP address with the third-party source of the beacon, together with any cookies associated with that third-party. Web beacons can be used with or without cookies. Blocking cookies will not stop User’s IP address from being shared through the use of beacons.E-tags are used to prevent duplicative downloading of content to User’s browser, which can enhance browser performance.
E-tags use unique identifiers for content that can also be used to distinguish User’s browser in certain instances from others. Typically e-tags are only deleted if all Internet history, cache, and cookies are deleted. User should check User’s browser software for how to delete e-tags in User’s particular case.
Other technologies. This Site may occasionally use other technologies (i.e. widgets or other embedded technologies)both for purposes of advertising as well as for features and Services.
Contacting User and How to Stop Receiving Communications
QuikPark may contact User via electronic means or postal mail to notify User regarding User’s account in connection with the Services provided through the Site, to troubleshoot problems with User’s account information, to send User payment notifications, to resolve a dispute, to poll User’s opinions through surveys or questionnaires, to notify User of garage or vehicle conditions, or as otherwise necessary to service User’s account. QuikPark may contact Users as necessary to enforce its Terms and Conditions, applicable law, or any agreement QuikPark may have entered with User.
Where applicable and permitted by law, User may decline to receive certain communications by providing written notice to QuikPark at the contact address on the Site. For example, when User receives sales flyers, advertisements, direct mail, and other promotional communications from QuikPark, including email, User will have the opportunity to “opt-out” by following the “unsubscribe” instructions in the email User receives, or by contacting QuikPark directly. Please note that once User has submitted User’s email address to “unsubscribe,” User may continue to receive emails for a time while QuikPark’s system updates User’s request.
On QuikPark’s Site, QuikPark may change any of the Personal Information in User’s account by editing User’s account information.
If User needs any additional assistance please contact QuikPark at the following email address: firstname.lastname@example.org
Information from Children Under 13
On this Site, QuikPark does not intentionally gather Personal Information about visitors under the age of 13. If User believes QuikPark has inadvertently collected information about User’s child, please contact QuikPark and QuikPark will attempt to delete the information.
Links to Other Websites
QuikPark has implemented technical, administrative, and organizational safeguards to prevent access to User’s Personal Information by unauthorized persons. User should know, however, that QuikPark cannot fully eliminate security risks associated with the storage and transmission of Personal Information.
How User Can Reach QuikPark
How to Request Access to, or the Correction of, User’s Personal Information
Except in limited circumstances governed by law, User may obtain access to and have User’s Personal Information in QuikPark’s records corrected. A request for access or correction must be made in writing to: QuikPark, Inc. 1001 G Street, NW, Suite 900 Washington, DC 20001