TOTO USA respects the privacy of users who visit this Site. The following policies
are in effect for all of the Web pages operated as www.totousa.com. Please read
changes, we will post a notice on our Site and invite you to review the new Policy.
Keeping Your Information Secure.
Keeping your personal information secure is one of our most important responsibilities.
We value your trust and handle your information with care. We will safeguard, according
to established standards of security and confidentiality, any information our users
share with us. Our employees access information about you when needed to maintain
your accounts or otherwise meet your needs. We may also access information about
you when considering a request from you for additional services or when exercising
our rights under the law or any agreement with you. We continually access new technology
for protecting information. Our employees are trained to understand and comply with
these information principles.
When Information is Collected and Not Collected.
When you register with TOTO USA, we collect profile information from you through
our registration form. This will include your name, address, e-mail address and
telephone number. User profile information is stored and used by TOTO USA for internal
and market research purposes only. We may also ask you to elect a user name and
password or identification number to gain access to certain portions of our Site.
We may also ask you to provide optional demographic information such as your zip
code, your age range, or your product preferences. When a visitor requests pages
on the TOTO USA site, our servers automatically recognize the browser's domain name
and IP address. Our servers also record e-mail addresses that you submit for registration.
We may also collect statistical information about how visitors are generally searching
or using the Site and reserve the right to compile and publish profile information
about our visitors without the visitor's name and addresses for reasonable business
We may use "cookies" (small pieces of information stored by your browser on your
computer's hard drive) to track sessions and to personalize your experience on our
Site. Such uses allow us to improve our site and better tailor it to meet our users'
needs. We also use this information, and other information we obtain from your current
and past activities on the Site, to troubleshoot problems, to enforce our Terms
and Conditions of use, and to make available to our users additional services which
ma be of interest to them. In general, TOTO USA will not share your information
with anyone who is not an employee or affiliate of TOTO USA, or who has not signed
an appropriate non-disclosure agreement.
When you register for any TOTO USA services, your user name and password are recorded
solely for the purpose of maintaining your own accounts within the Site.
How TOTO USA Uses Your Information.
TOTO USA will not sell, rent or share personally identifiable information about
you to any unaffiliated third party unless we have previously informed you in disclosures
or agreements, have been authorized by you, or are required by law. If we receive
a subpoena or similar legal process demanding release of any information about you,
we will generally attempt to notify you (unless we believe we are prohibited from
doing so). Except as required by law or as described above, we do not share information
with other parties, including government agencies. By posting e-mails or voice mails
through TOTO USA you understand that the information is not secure.
We may use personally identifiable information about you to customize your experience
on the TOTO USA Site, to analyze site usage, and to improve our content and product
offerings. We use the e-mail address you submitted in the registration process to
deliver information about our services to you through our newsletters and to invite
you to participate in surveys about products or services. If you do not want to
participate in our surveys or if you are not interested in receiving other contacts
from us, you may "opt-out" on survey and registration forms by checking the box
"No, I would not like to be added to TOTO's email list."
We may share information with third parties which is based on our experiential or
other data which does not personally identify any of our users. This may include
such information as product or service preferences within certain sectors of our
user base for instance.
We may use your demographic or site use information to determine the advertisements
that are displayed on our Site. However, our advertisers do not have access to your
If you would like to e-mail a page or pages from our Site to a friend, we will collect
the recipient�s e-mail address for purposes of that transmission. However, we do
not maintain a permanent record of that address unless the recipient independently
registers with TOTO USA.
TOTO USA may contact you by e-mail, through a general notice on the pages of TOTO
USA, or by written communication delivered by mail to your address on record in
the TOTO USA registration database.
Keeping Information Accurate.
If you ever find that your account information is not complete, not accurate or
not current, please e-mail, call or write to us as noted below. We will correct
any erroneous information as quickly as possible. You may amend you personal profile
at any time by clicking on the �My TOTO� link on any page.
TOTO USA and Children.
TOTO USA does not knowingly solicit data from children, and we do not knowingly
market to children. Our terms and conditions of use require that any registration
may only be made by those over the age of 18. If we have reason to believe that
information is being provided by a child under the age of 18 TOTO USA will not collect
the information without parental consent or parental notification, which will include
the opportunity for the parent to prevent the use of the information or to prevent
the child�s participation in the activity. Without parental consent, online information
will only be used to respond to an unsolicited request and for no other purposes.
We recognize that protecting children�s identities and privacy online is important
and that the responsibility to do so rests with both the online industry and with
How to Contact Us.
Inquiries can be sent to us at firstname.lastname@example.org by e-mail.
You may also contact us by telephone at 770-282-8686 or by mail at:
Attn: Website Manager
1155 Southern Road
Morrow, GA 30260
Choices and Opting Out.
TOTO USA offers you different ways to remove your information from our Site. You
may remove your information simply by emailing a request to us at email@example.com.
Maintaining the Security of Your Information.
While TOTO USA works to protect your personal information by providing high level
security features, you also play a role in protecting your information. You can
help to maintain the security of your online transactions by not sharing your I.D.
or password with anyone and by changing your password regularly.