Depending on the nature of our relationship with you, in the past twelve months we may have collected the following types of personal information about you:
Types of Data and Collection Methods
Passively Tracked Data:
As a result of your use of this Website, Cabot may, itself or through a third-party vendor, passively collect technical and usage Data from you, the User, pertaining to your computer and/or Internet connection. Such Data may include internet or other network activity (e.g., the number and frequency of your visits to this Website, information regarding websites accessed immediately before and after your visit to this Website, your Internet browser type, and your preferences on our Website), and identifiers (e.g., your IP address). The technical and usage Data may be used to assist Cabot’s web design team in maintaining and improving this Website, and to enhance and/or personalize your visits to this Website.
Actively Tracked Data:
Cabot may also collect and store Data, or engage a third party vendor to collect and store Data, voluntarily provided by you while visiting this Website. User provided Data may include identifiers such as contact information or professional or employment-related information (e.g., information provided while seeking employment at Cabot, including but not limited to your resume or other personal information).
Collection Purposes, Use of Data
We generally collect Data to respond to your particular requests or submissions, e.g., an application for employment that you submit. We collect and process the Data for the purpose(s) for which you originally sent us the Data (e.g., to provide the services or products you requested).
Disclosures of Personal Information
Cabot will not sell or rent your personal and/or proprietary Data to anyone. We also share your Data with agents and service providers who use the Data, under confidentiality agreements, for our purposes only and only under our instructions, e.g., third parties who provide us on-site web analytics services (for example, website tracking, content delivery, etc.). Depending on the nature of our relationship with you, in the past 12 months we may have disclosed Data as described above to any of these third parties for our business purposes. We may share your Data as required by law or in the interest of protecting or exercising our or others’ legal rights, e.g., without limitation, in connection with requests from law enforcement officials and in connection with court proceedings. Also, we reserve the right to fully use and disclose any Data collected via the Website that is not in personally identifiable form.
To the extent provided by the law of your jurisdiction or as otherwise applicable to our processing of your information, you may have certain rights regarding your data. These rights may include: the right to access the personal information that we hold about you, including the purpose for processing the Data, the categories of recipients of that data, and the source of that information. You may also have the right to request deletion of your personal information, subject to certain limitations.
Transmissions over the Internet are never 100% secure or error-free. However, with respect to our internal security procedures, Cabot takes reasonable steps to maintain physical, electronic, and procedural safeguards in order to protect your personal Data from loss, misuse, and unauthorized access, disclosure, alteration, and destruction. Cabot also requires third party companies that we hire and to whom we disclose Data to keep such information confidential and to use it only to perform the services for which we hire them and only under our instructions.