Privacy Policy

BoatracsŪ (hereinafter "Boatracs") has created this Privacy Policy in order to demonstrate our firm commitment to your privacy. The following discloses our information collection, use and dissemination practices for our customers and for the use of our general website:; as well as for our online subscriber websites, and This privacy policy lets you know how we use and protect that information. The information that we receive depends on what you do during your visit, and what service(s) you request.

Purpose and Scope

This privacy policy discloses what information we gather about you when you visit our Web Site. It describes how we use that information and how you can control it. Information Boatracs Gathers and Tracks Boatracs collects two kinds of information about visitors: 1) data that visitors volunteer by signing up to receive news, scheduling product demonstrations, entering contests, completing surveys; and 2) aggregated tracking data we collect when visitors interact with our Web Site.

Personal Information

When you request a service or information, place an order, submit feedback or participate in a forum or survey, we may need to ask you for personal information such as your name, address, email address, company name and telephone number. We do not send you information unless you request it or we believe that the information would benefit your business needs. If you do not want to receive further information from us, simply contact us at the email address listed in the Feedback; Removal from Contact List section below, and request to be removed from the contact list. Once we receive your request, we will use commercially reasonable efforts to remove your name from the contact list. If you wish to update any of your personal information, please contact us at, and we will use commercially reasonable efforts to update your contact information accordingly. Please be aware, however, even if we update your personal information in our contact list, or we remove such information, it may still be stored in other databases (including those kept for archival purposes) and may still be used to compile aggregated or demographic information for supply to third parties in accordance with this privacy policy. It is our policy to not provide information that identifies you personally to a third party without your permission, except to process or fulfill your requests, or as otherwise set forth in this privacy policy.

Non-Identifying Information

We may collect information about our visitors, customers, page views, traffic patterns and related site information. This information helps us evaluate and improve our site and is sometimes useful for marketing and investment analysis. We may share this information with third parties, but only in aggregate statistical form that includes no personally identifying information.

Use of "Cookies"

Cookies are small files that many web sites place on your hard drive that allow such web sites to identify you. The use of cookies is a standard and common practice of many web sites. For example, if you allow a site to remember your login name or password, the site places a cookie on your computer. We may place cookies on your computer to allow us to identify you during future visits to our Web Site. We may use cookies to measure Web traffic, to offer you certain services and to customize your visit. Boatracs uses cookies only for the above mentioned purposes and will not use them to track non-Boatracs usage. However, if you do not wish to receive cookies, or want to be notified of when they are placed, your browser may permit you to do so. In many browsers, you can change the browser settings to warn you before accepting cookies or to block cookies. If you block cookies, you may not be able to use certain site features or functions, or the Web Site may not operate in an optimal mode.


Our site has security measures in place intended to protect the loss, misuse and alteration of the information under our control. We also take reasonable precautions to protect user information offline. Only employees who need the information to perform a specific job (for example, sending out a newsletter) are given access to personally identifiable information. Servers on which we store personally identifiable information are kept in a secure environment and monitored 24 hours a day. However, Boatracs cannot guarantee your privacy nor can we ensure that third parties do not unlawfully intercept or access transmissions or private communications. Boatracs will not be liable to you or anyone else for any claims, loss, damages or costs which may result from a lack of privacy experienced.

Privacy Protections for Children.

It is our intention that the Boatracs web site be used by adults. Children should always ask their parents or guardians for permission before sending personal information to Boatracs or to anyone else. We encourage parents to take an active role in their children's use of the Internet. No information should be submitted to, or posted by visitors under 16 years of age without the consent of their parent or guardian and Boatracs will not knowingly send direct mailings, including email or other correspondence to anyone under the age of 16.

Linked Sites

Our Web Site may link to other web sites not controlled by Boatracs. Although we try to be careful in the selection of our strategic service and technology partners, we are not responsible for the privacy or security practices of any other Web Sites, and you acknowledge and agree that any use of such other Web Sites is entirely at your own risk. You should carefully review the privacy and security practices of other web sites before you provide such Web Sites with any of your personal information.

Other Disclosures.

Although your privacy is very important to us, due to the existing legal, regulatory, technical and security environment, we cannot fully ensure, nor do we represent or warrant, that your private communications and personal information will not be accessible or disclosed to third parties. For example, we may be required to disclose your personal information to the government or other third parties under certain circumstances, or third parties may unlawfully intercept or access transmissions or private communications. Additionally, in the unlikely event we need to investigate or resolve possible problems or inquiries, we can (and you authorize us to) disclose any information about you (including personal information) to private entities, law enforcement or other government officials as we, in our sole discretion, believe necessary or appropriate. In all instances, we will cooperate fully when required by law to provide information regarding visitors.

Changes to the Privacy Policy

By using our site, you signify your acceptance and agreement with Boatracs' Privacy Policy. If you do not agree with any one or more of our terms, please do not use our site or submit your personal information to us. We reserve the right, at our discretion, to change, modify, add or remove portions of this policy at any time. Your continued use of our Web Site following changes to these terms means you accept those changes. We recommend that users re-visit this Privacy Policy on occasion to learn of any changes.

Feedback: Removal from Contact List

If you have a question or comment about the Boatracs Web Site, or wish to update your contact information or be removed from our contact list, please email us at

Transfer of Information

Notwithstanding anything expressed or implied in this Privacy Policy, in connection with an assignment, sale, joint venture or other transfer or disposition of some or all of the assets of Boatracs, or its affiliated entities, you agree that we can accordingly assign, sell, license or transfer any information, including personal information, that you have provided to us to those third parties directly involved in the transfer or disposition of such assets.

Limitations on Copying and Use

Boatracs hereby grants to you a non-exclusive and non-transferable license to view and print documents and Web pages located at the Boatracs Web Site for non-commercial use within your organization only. The information and content on the Boatracs Web Site may not be used for any other purpose. The documents and Web pages on the Boatracs Web Site is proprietary to Boatracs, and may not be reproduced, republished, retransmitted, sold, modified or exploited in any way. In consideration of the grant of this limited license, you agree that any printed copy of the documents and Web pages shall retain, without modification, all copyright, trademark and other proprietary notices contained thereon.

Copyright, Patent and Trademark

The Boatracs trademark, the Boatracs logo and any other Boatracs marks, logos, product names, service names and icons and combinations thereof, are trademarks, service marks or registered trademarks or service marks of Boatracs. Any other names, trademarks or service marks of companies or products referenced on the Boatracs Web Site are the names, trademarks or service marks of their respective owners. Nothing contained herein shall be construed as conferring by implication, estoppel or otherwise, any license, right to license or other right hereunder to any patent, technology, trade name, trademark, service mark or copyright of Boatracs or any third party except as specifically provided herein. Note that any product, process or technology disclosed or made available on the Boatracs Web Site may be the subject of or related to other intellectual property rights reserved by Boatracs. Any information contained in your communications, submissions or responses to the Boatracs Web Site or to Boatracs shall be deemed non-confidential and non-proprietary and may be used, reproduced, distributed and disclosed by Boatracs for any purpose without restriction, permission or compensation.


This Privacy Policy is incorporated into and made part of the Boatracs Web Site Terms of Use.