Effective and last updated date: January 1, 2023
2. HOW WE COLLECT INFORMATION
3. HOW WE USE YOUR INFORMATION
4. HOW WE SHARE YOUR INFORMATION
5. COOKIES AND OTHER TRACKING TECHNOLOGIES
7. CHOICES ABOUT YOUR INFORMATION
11. NOTICE TO CALIFORNIA RESIDENTS
14. CATERPILLAR DATA GOVERNANCE
“Personal Information” is information that relates to an identified or identifiable individual. We may collect the following Personal Information that you voluntarily provide to us in using our Sites and Services:
We automatically collect certain Personal Information through your use of the Sites and Services, such as the following:
We may collect the following information through your use of our web applications and Devices (collectively, “Digital Offerings”). Please note that not all of this information may be considered Personal Information.
We may collect the following information through our operations. Please note that not all of this information may be considered Personal Information.
We collect information in a variety of ways. For example, we collect information that you provide to us through various Contact Centers, information we collect through your use of our products or services, and information we collect from publicly available sources or third parties.
In addition to the sources described in Section 1, we may collect the following information through your use of our Sites, products, and Services.
We may collect the following types of information from publicly and commercially available sources as permitted by law, which we may combine with other information we receive from you.
We use the information we collect to provide the Services to you, to improve our Sites and Services, and to protect our legal rights. In addition, we may use the information we collect to:
The above sharing excludes text messaging originator opt-in data and consent. This information will not be shared with any third parties.
We may share the information that we collect about you in the following ways:
Some internet browsers incorporate a “Do Not Track” feature that signals to websites you visit that you do not want to have your online activity tracked. Given that there is not a uniform way that browsers communicate the “Do Not Track” signal, the Sites do not currently interpret, respond to, or alter their practices when they receive “Do Not Track” signals.
To review or request changes to any of your Personal Information, please contact us as described below. To unsubscribe from our marketing emails, please click the unsubscribe link included in the footer of our emails. You also may submit a request to us using the contact information described below.
We maintain commercially reasonable security measures to protect the Personal Information we collect and store from loss, misuse, destruction, or unauthorized access. However, no security measure or modality of data transmission over the Internet is 100% secure. Although we strive to use commercially acceptable means to protect your Personal Information, we cannot guarantee absolute security.
The Sites and Services are not intended for children under 13 years of age. We do not knowingly collect, use, or disclose personal information from children under 13.
We do not disclose personal information obtained through our Site or Services to third parties for their direct marketing purposes. Accordingly, we have no obligations under California Civil Code § 1798.83.
13. HOW TO CONTACT US
To contact us for questions or concerns about our privacy policies or practices please contact us by calling us by phone at 704-596-6700, by mail at 9000 Statesville Road, Charlotte, NC 28269, Attn: Legal Department, or electronically at firstname.lastname@example.org.
14. CATERPILLAR DATA GOVERNANCE
Caterpillar’s Data Governance Statement, together with Caterpillar’s Global Privacy Statement and any applicable Caterpillar Privacy Notices for its digital offering subscriptions, describes Caterpillar’s practices for collecting, sharing, and using data and information relating to machines, products or other assets and their associated worksites–for example to enable Cat® Connect and other Digital Offerings. The Data Governance Statement also describes how Caterpillar may perform remote diagnostics and make available remote software and firmware updates and upgrades, such as configuration, patches, bug fixes, new or enhanced features, etc., for your Assets and Devices. By providing data and information to a dealer as described herein or to Caterpillar as described in Caterpillar’s Global Data Privacy Statement, you agree to its terms as it may be revised from time to time.