Information Collection, Use, and Sharing
This website is operated by ReadyConnect.us and is hosted by one or more local organizations or agencies. The purpose of the site is to provide need-to-know information to users and officials in the event of a disaster. Throughout the website, you will be given choices of who can have access to the information that you enter.
Employees’ direct contact information is shared with their employer. Certain business information is shared with employees. The information shared is clearly shown within the website. When an employee is removed from a business’ contact list, there is no longer any sharing of information.
The hosts of the system have access to your name, email address, and zip. Any other information, is released on your approval.
The system also invites associations and local organizations to participate by hosting forums. If you opt into a forum, that organization has access to your name, email address, and zip code. They may have access to additional information if you authorized it.
When you participate in a forum, your name and email address will appear. Your comments will be emailed and texted to anyone who has asked to be notified of new entries on that forum. You may delete your entries at any time.
The information entered by you is encrypted with a private encryption for your family or business.
Your Access to and Control Over Information
You may opt out of any future contacts from us at any time. You can do the following at any time by contacting us at
- What personally identifiable information is collected from you through the web site, how it is used and with whom it may be shared.
- What choices are available to you regarding the use of your data.
- The security procedures in place to protect the misuse of your information.
- How you can correct any inaccuracies in the information.
We take precautions to protect your information. When you submit sensitive information via the website, your information is protected both online and offline.
Wherever and whenever we collect information from you, that information is encrypted and transmitted to us in a secure way. You can verify this by looking for a closed lock icon at the bottom of your web browser, or looking for "https" at the beginning of the address of the web page.
While we use encryption to protect sensitive information transmitted online, we also protect your information offline. The computers/servers in which we store personally identifiable information are kept in a secure environment.
- See what data we have about you, if any.
- Change/correct any data we have about you.
- Have us delete any data we have about you.
- Express any concern you have about our use of your data.