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Towerinternational.com Privacy Policy

Welcome to towerinternational.com (the "Site"). Tower International ("TOWER") owns and maintains the Site as a service to TOWER's customers and the entities with whom TOWER does business (collectively "User" or "you") for informational purposes only. This Privacy Policy sets forth the guidelines TOWER uses for protecting the information you provide to TOWER during visits to the Site. By using this Site, User agrees to accept and abide by the Privacy Policy set forth in this notice. If you do not agree to accept and abide by this Privacy Policy, do not use the Site. TOWER may revise or modify this Privacy Policy from time to time and post such revisions or modifications on this page. Continued use of the Site after any such revision or modification constitutes User's acceptance of the Privacy Policy as so revised or modified.

1. INFORMATION COLLECTED.

Normal Website Usage: You can visit the Site to access information regarding TOWER, TOWER's products or to link to the TOWER World Wide Website without submitting any personal information. TOWER reserves the right to collect and store during normal Site usage certain non-personally identifiable information, including your Internet Protocol (IP) address, the type of web browser and operating system you use, the Website that referred you to the Site, the pages you request, and the date and time of those requests. TOWER reserves the right to use this information to generate statistics regarding which pages of the Site are being viewed the most, to administer the Site, and generally to measure site activity and usage for marketing and research purposes.

Online Account Usage: TOWER provides certain users with the opportunity to sign up for an online account that permits an online user to access Tower's Partner Password-Protected Portion of the Site ("Online Account"). The Online Account portions of the Site are restricted to authorized users. In order to become an authorized user, you may be required to complete a registration form that asks for a variety of information that will allow TOWER to identify you. Such personal information may include your: name, e-mail address, company name, address, office phone number and office fax number. By submitting information on this Site, you specifically consent to the collection, aggregation, use and dissemination of such information in accordance with the terms of this Privacy Policy.

E-mail: This Site provides you with the opportunity to submit questions or comments, or request additional information from TOWER. TOWER may use the information you provide in your e-mail to respond to your questions or comments and TOWER specifically reserves the right to retain whatever information you submit, including your name, e-mail address and any questions or comments submitted.

Partner Password-Protected Portion: This Site offers a Partner Password-Protected Portion that helps certain authorized users submit certain information to TOWER. TOWER uses the information you input while using these functions for its recordkeeping and business activities. A user's use of these functions is at user's risk. User is responsible for and shall print and keep copies of all information submitted via the Partner Password-Protected Portion of the site. Use of the term "partner" in this policy or on the Tower site does not imply or create a legal partnership or joint venture with any party.

2. WHO SHOULD USE THIS SITE. This Site is not intended for use by children under the age of 13, and TOWER will not knowingly collect personally identifiable information from such individuals. This Site is controlled, operated and administered by TOWER from its offices in the United States of America. TOWER explicitly disclaims any expressed or implied representation that this Site is appropriate or available for viewing in any other country, territory or jurisdiction outside of the United States of America. For further limitations, see TOWER's Terms of Use.

3. COOKIES. There is a technology called "cookies" that can be used to provide you with tailored information from a Website. A cookie is an element of data that a Website can send to your browser, which may then be stored on your system. The Site may use cookies so that TOWER can better serve you when you return to the Site. You can set your browser to notify you when you receive a cookie, giving you a chance to decide whether to accept it.

4. OTHER USES OF INFORMATION. As indicated above, TOWER uses the information collected from you on the Site for a variety of purposes. TOWER uses the personal information collected for the purposes of administering TOWER's business activities, providing customer service, and making other products and services available to TOWER's customers. Occasionally, TOWER may also use the information TOWER collects to notify you about important changes to the Site, new services and special information TOWER thinks you might find valuable. Users who do not wish to receive those mailings (whether e-mail or paper mail) or who believe they are receiving those mailings by mistake can contact TOWER (as described in paragraph 8) and request removal from the mailing list. TOWER will not trade, sell or rent your personal information to any third party. Notwithstanding anything to the contrary in this Privacy Policy or elsewhere on this Site, TOWER reserves the right to share any information you submit ON this Site in connection with the sale, assignment, or other transfer of the business of this Site and/or TOWER; to respond to law enforcement requests; or where required by applicable law, regulation, subpoena or court order. By submitting personally identifiable information on this Site, you consent to such disclosures in accordance with this Privacy Policy and the Terms of Use.

5. ACCESS TO YOUR INFORMATION. TOWER gives you access to the information pertaining to you upon e-mail request. Requests to amend, modify, correct or contest may also be submitted via e-mail.

6. SECURITY. Although TOWER takes reasonable steps to protect any personally identifiable information provided on this Site from misuse, transmission of information over the Internet cannot be 100% secure. Access to the Partner Password-Protected Portion of the Site is password protected to prevent unauthorized access, use or improper disclosure of information. It is User's responsibility to safeguard any usernames and passwords you use to access portions of this Site and to notify TOWER if you believe such usernames or passwords are being misused. You acknowledge that you are solely responsible for any unauthorized use of this Site conducted with your username and/or password. Therefore, TOWER does not guarantee the security or accuracy of the information collected on this Site.

7. SCOPE OF PRIVACY POLICY/LINKS. This Privacy Policy applies only to this Site. Although TOWER may provide hyperlinks on this Site to other Websites, those Websites are not covered by this Privacy Policy. If User links to these sites, User will leave this Site and User does so at User's own risk. You should read the privacy policy of every Website you visit, including those Websites to which this Site provides links. TOWER makes no warranty or representation regarding any linked Websites or the information appearing on such linked sites. The links do not imply that TOWER sponsors, endorses, is affiliated or associated with, or is legally authorized to use any trademark, trade name, logo or copyright symbol displayed in the linked sites.

8. QUESTIONS OR COMMENTS. If you have any questions, comments or concerns about this Privacy Policy or this Site, please contact TOWER in one of the following ways:

By E-mail: info@towerautomotive.com
By Mail: Attn: Webmaster/www.towerinternational.com
Tower International
17672 N. Laurel Park Drive, Suite 400E
Livonia, MI 48152

9. CHANGES TO THIS PRIVACY POLICY. By using this Site, User agrees to accept and abide by the Privacy Policy set forth in this notice. If you do not agree to accept and abide by this Privacy Policy, do not use the Site. TOWER may revise or modify this Privacy Policy from time to time and post such revisions or modifications on this page. Continued use of the Site after any such revision or modification constitutes User's acceptance of the Privacy Policy as so revised or modified. If this Privacy Policy is revised, the revised Privacy Policy will be posted here with the date of the most recent version posted below.

This Privacy Policy was revised and posted on October 25, 2002.

Copyright © 2010 Tower International, Inc. All Rights Reserved.

10. YOUR ACCEPTANCE OF THESE TERMS. By using this Site, you signify your assent to this Privacy Policy. If you do not agree to this Privacy Policy, please do not use our Site. Your continued use of this Site following the posting of changes to these terms will mean you accept those changes.

11. COMPLAINTS. If you feel TOWER is not abiding by this Privacy Policy, please contact us by email at: info@towerautomotive.com.

12. QUESTIONS OR COMMENTS? If you have any questions or comments about this Privacy Policy, please contact TOWER by email at: info@towerautomotive.com.