Information Collection and Use
Specialty Equipment Market Association is the sole owner of the information collected on this site. We will not sell,
share, or rent this information to others in ways different from what is disclosed in this statement.
Specialty Equipment Market Association collects information from our users at several different points on our website.
Specialty Equipment Market Association uses encrypted, non-persistent cookies to maintain and validate a user's
session. Once the user closes their browser, the cookie simply terminates. If a user rejects the
cookie, they may still use the site, but will be limited to areas that do not require logging in.
For example, jobseekers will not be able to upload a resume or apply for a job and employers cannot post
jobs or search resumes.
Job Seeker Confidentiality
Your information is not accessible to outside parties, and only you can release your confidential
information to others. As employers cannot view your information without your permission, initiating
the job application process indicates voluntary and intentional release of your confidential
information to the company you are applying to.
We use IP addresses to analyze trends, administer the site, track userï¿½s movement, and gather broad
demographic information for aggregate use. IP addresses are not linked to personally identifiable
We may share aggregated demographic information with our partners and advertisers. This is not linked
to any personal information that can identify any individual person.
We may partner with another party to provide specific services. When the user signs up for these
services, we will share names, or other contact information that is necessary for the third party
to provide these services.
These parties will not be allowed to use personally identifiable information except for the purpose of
providing these services.
This web site contains links to other sites. Please be aware that we [Specialty Equipment Market Association] are not
responsible for the privacy practices of such other sites. We encourage our users to be aware when
they leave our site and to read the privacy statements of each and every web site that collects
personally identifiable information. This privacy statement applies solely to information collected
by this web site.
From time-to-time our site may request information from users via surveys. Participation in
these surveys is completely voluntary and the user therefore has a choice whether or not to
disclose this information. Information requested may include demographic information (such as
zip code, age level). Survey information will be used for purposes of monitoring or improving
the use and satisfaction of this site.
This website takes every precaution to protect our usersï¿½ information. When users submit
sensitive information via the website, your information is protected both online and off-line.
If you have any questions about the security at our website, you can send an email to
Notification of Changes
always aware of what information we collect, how we use it, and under circumstances, if any, we
disclose it. If at any point we decide to use personally identifiable information in a manner
different from that stated at the time it was collected, we will notify users by way of an email.
Users will have a choice as to whether or not we use their information in this different manner.