Transporta Solutions makes the security and confidentiality of the personal information that you provide to us a high priority. We understand the trust that you give us when you provide information to us.
What Information Do We Collect From You?
We receive and store any information you enter on our Websites or give to us any other way. This includes information that identifies you (“personal information”), including your first and last name, telephone number, postal and email addresses, user name(s) and password(s), if applicable. We also may request information about your communications needs and preferences. You can choose not to provide information, but we may require some information about you to use our Websites as intended. We also may require some personal information to answer your questions or conduct other transactions on our Websites.
Transporta Solutions Inc. provides a technical, online solution to support the movement of freight within the transportation industry. Information gathered will typically be shared between shippers and carriers to support the sourcing, buying, procurement, and industry intelligence processes. Information includes, but is not limited to, company profiles, insurance qualifications, industry certificates, shippers’ requirements, carriers’ capabilities, equipment types, serviceable areas, industry associations, transportation requirements. Information gathered will be used to assist with matching and comparing shippers and carriers.
We may also collect and use your location for use with other data providers’ data to provide our Services. By using the Services, you consent to Transporta Solutions’ obtaining and caching your location information. You may revoke such consent at any time.
Information on types of Registered Accounts
We automatically collect some information about your computer when you visit our Websites. For example, we collect session data, including your IP address, Web browser software, and referring website. We also may collect information about your online activity, such as content viewed and pages visited. We collect this automatic information to help us understand the interests of our customers and visitors and customize your user experience, among other things.
Cookies and Other Web Technologies
The “Help” portion of the toolbar on most Web browsers will tell you how to prevent your Web browser from accepting new cookies, have the Web browser notify you when you receive a new cookie, or disable most cookies. However, you may not be able to access some tools and features offered on our Web sites if you refuse to accept cookies.
Our Websites also may use Web beacons (also known as clear gifs, pixel tags or Web bugs). These Web beacons are tiny graphics with a unique identifier, similar in function to cookies, that we place in the code of a Web page. Web beacons allow us to monitor the traffic patterns of users from one page within our Websites to another, deliver or communicate with cookies, understand whether you have come to our Websites from an online advertisement displayed on a third-party website, and improve the performance of our Websites. We also may allow our service providers to use Web beacons to help us understand which emails recipients have opened and track the visitor traffic on our Websites.
Information from Other Sources
We also may periodically obtain both personal and non-personal information about you from affiliated entities, business partners and third parties and add it to other information about you. For example, if you visit Transporta Solutions by “clicking-through” from a site operated by one of our business partners, and you have registered with that partner, then the partner may share with us information about you that you have provided to that partner. For example, we may receive your contact information and demographic information. If you access third party services, such as social media services, through our Websites, we also may collect information such as your user name, password, and other information made available to us through those third-party services.
Other sources can include, but are not limited to:
Information About Others
If you have the opportunity to provide contact information for other people or businesses through our Websites, you should obtain their consent before you provide their personal information to us. The account administrator will be able to determine what contact information can be viewed internally and externally within the application. It is the administrator’s responsibility to manage visibility to a contact’s information.
Information can include, but is not limited to:
Display of Advertising and Your Choices
Data collected to serve you with relevant advertising
We want to provide you with relevant content and information across our Websites. We may collect information about your communications-related searches and use this information to serve you with advertisements on our Websites (or elsewhere on the Internet) that match your apparent communications-related interests. The goal is to facilitate connecting registered shippers and carriers the most economical way through the community of subscribed users.
We do not share your personal information (such as your email address) with unaffiliated third parties so they can serve advertisements to you.
Advertisements you see on our Websites may be served by Transporta Solutions or our digital marketing providers. However, we also allow third parties to collect information about your online activities through cookies and other technologies. These third parties include (i) advertising networks, who collect information about your interests when you view or interact with one of the advertisements they place on many different websites on the Internet; and (ii) our business partners, who collect information when you view or interact with one of their advertisements on our Websites. These third parties gather this information to predict your characteristics, interests or preferences and to display advertisements on our Websites (and across the Internet) tailored to your apparent interests.
How Do We Use Your Information
You will not give, lend or otherwise disclose any passwords or other similar user identifications to any unauthorized person, or permit any unauthorized person to use your account(s) or related passwords or user identifications. Any loss of control of passwords or other similar user identifications may result in the loss of control over your information. You will be responsible for any actions taken on your behalf or any person using your passwords or other similar user identifications. Further, it is your responsibility, to immediately change any passwords or other similar user identifications and notify Transporta Solutions immediately if any passwords or other similar user identifications have been compromised.
How Do We Use Any Feedback You May Provide?
Any anonymized data that you send to us such as your questions, suggestions, ideas or other creative material belongs to us and we will not treat it as confidential. We may adapt, disclose, display, distribute, reproduce, use, or create derivative works from any such information without acknowledgment of you or compensation to you.
How Do We Share Your Information
Transporta Solutions may share your information with others in the following circumstances:
We also may share your information:
Except as described above, we will notify you when personal information about you will be shared with third parties, and you will have an opportunity to choose not to have us share such information.
We also may share aggregate or anonymous information with third parties, including advertisers and investors. This information will not contain any personal information and is used to develop content and services we hope you will find of interest.
How You Can Update and Revise Your Information
We take reasonable steps to ensure that your information is relevant, accurate, and complete. Your use of our services available through our Website may permit you to update or revise your personal information through our Website. If you remove certain information from your account(s), we only will retain those copies of such information as necessary for us to comply with governmental orders, resolve disputes, troubleshoot problems, enforce any agreement that you have entered into with us, and as we otherwise deem reasonably necessary.
What Choices Do You Have Regarding the Collection and Use of Your Information?
How Do We Protect Your Information?
We want you to feel confident about using Transporta Solutions, and we commit to protecting the information we collect. While no website can guarantee security, we follow generally accepted industry standards and have implemented appropriate administrative, technical, and physical security procedures to help protect the personal information you provide to us. For example, we permit only authorized personnel to access personal information, and they only may do so for permitted business functions. We also use encryption when transmitting your personal information between your system and ours. We also employ firewalls and intrusion detection systems to help prevent unauthorized persons from gaining access to your information. However, we make no guarantee, representation or warranty that use of our Websites is protected from all security threats, viruses, or other vulnerabilities or that your information always will be secure.
How Do We Protect Children's Privacy?
Do You Have Additional Rights Under California Law?
California Civil Code Section 1798.83 permits California residents to request certain information regarding our disclosure of personal information to third parties for their direct marketing purposes. To make such a request, please email firstname.lastname@example.org .
How Can You Contact Us?