The BYD Motors Inc. website, https://en.byd.com/, provides easy access to information and services available from our automobile and vehicle manufacturing company and through links to various other websites. Though our website generally does not request information from you directly, some services that we offer may require information from you. This statement is included to inform you solely about the information that could be collected online as a result of visiting the https://en.byd.com/ website itself and not as a result of following a link from our website to any other website or online service.
CUSTOMER SERVICE AND SERVICE ALTERNATIVES
The https://en.byd.com/ website offers information and services online that you might otherwise transact in person or by phone. Our goal is to provide customers with a more convenient and efficient means by which to interact with our company. If at any time you choose not to proceed with a transaction offered through the https://en.byd.com/ website, your choice will in no way affect your ability to receive information or services. If you prefer, you may request information or services from https://en.byd.com/ by mail or by telephone.
COLLECTION AND USE OF INFORMATION
Information Collected and Stored Automatically:
- The Internet domain from which you access the website (for example, "xcompany.com" if you use a private Internet access account, or "yourschool.edu" if you connect from a university's domain) ;
- The IP address from which you access the website (an IP address is a number that is automatically assigned to your computer whenever you are surfing the Web);
- The date and time you accessed the https://en.byd.com/ website;
- Webpages or services that you accessed at this site.
We use this information to gather statistics about the amount of use the site receives. We do not automatically record information about you as an individual. This information is not sold or otherwise disseminated by BYD Motors Inc.
Information You Provide
Information we collect may include, but is not limited to:
- Telephone numbers
- Email addresses
- Employment information
Information Collected from Children:
How We Use the Information:
Information collected from an email, application, or other form submitted online will be treated in the same manner as the information collected from an application submitted on a hard copy or via telephone to BYD Motors Inc.
We use the information you provide for automotive and vehicle-related services only to complete that service. We do not share this information with outside parties except to the extent necessary to complete that service or as otherwise required by law.
We use return email addresses to answer the email we receive. Such addresses are not used for any other purpose and are not shared with outside parties.
The information you disclose to BYD Motors Inc. will generally become a matter of our records as required by the Department of Insurance, which means that BYD Motors Inc. may be required to divulge certain information in response to a records request in response to a warrant, subpoena, or other court order.
The https://en.byd.com/ website has taken several steps to safeguard the integrity of its computer systems and networks. These steps may include but are not limited to individual authentication, the security of transmitted data, security monitoring, auditing, and encryption. Security methods and measures have been integrated into the design, implementation, and day-to-day practices of the https://en.byd.com/ website. We have put in place appropriate physical, electronic, and managerial procedures to safeguard and secure the information we collect online.
EXTERNAL LINKS DISCLAIMER
The appearance of a link on the https://en.byd.com/ website does not constitute an endorsement by BYD Motors Inc. of the information, products, or services offered through the linked web page. Neither BYD Motors Inc., nor any agent, officer, employee, or contractor of BYD Motors Inc. warrants the accuracy, reliability, or timeliness of any information published on linked websites, nor endorses any content, viewpoints, products, or services linked from the https://en.byd.com/ website, and shall not be held liable for any losses caused by reliance on the accuracy, reliability or timeliness of such information. Portions of such information may be inaccurate or outdated. Any person or entity that relies on any information obtained from third-party sites does so at his or her own risk.
This policy may be updated or revised at any time. Changes can be found at https://en.byd.com/privacy-policy/.