Revision Date: 1/1/2024
Joseph T. Ryerson & Son, Inc. ("us", "we", or "our") operates the www.ryerson.com website as well as the websites for our Family of Companies which includes but is not limited to the following websites: ryerson.com; southerntoolsteel.com; fanello-industries.com; centralsteel.com; guymetals.com; fayindustries.com; turretsteel.com; sunbeltturret.com; wilcoxsteel.com; txstl.com; sfigray.com; laserflex-inc.com; Imperialtrucking.net; apogeesteel.com; excelsiormetals.com; fordtoolsteels.com; howardprecision.com; hudsontoolsteel.com; and the Ryerson mobile application (collectively referred to as the "Service") A complete list of these sites can be found at https://www.ryerson.com/services/what-we-do/family-of-companies.
This page informs you of our policies regarding the collection, use and disclosure of personal data when you use our Service and the choices you have associated with that data.
Removal of Personal Data: If you want your personal information removed from our database, you can send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org that says or similar language at any time.
“Personal Data” Personal Data means data about a living individual who can be identified from those data (or from those and other information either in our possession or likely to come into our possession).
“Usage Data” Usage Data is data collected automatically either generated by the use of the Service or from the Service infrastructure itself (for example, the duration of a page visit).
“Cookies” Cookies are small files stored on your device (computer or mobile device).
“Information Collection and Use” We collect several different types of information for various purposes to provide and improve our Service to you.
Types of Data Collected
While using our Service, we may ask you to provide us with certain personally identifiable information that can be used to contact or identify you ("Personal Data") or to assist us in providing you with requested products or services.
The categories of personal information that you may provide include, but are not limited to:
You may choose not to provide us with the above categories of information. If you choose not to provide us with this information, you may still access and use portions of the Site and Services. However, you may not be able to use portions of the Services, such as requesting information or placing orders, which require you to provide personal, commercial, and/or communications information.
Cookies and Usage Data
We may use your Personal Data to contact you with newsletters, marketing or promotional materials and other information that may be of interest to you. You may opt out of receiving any, or all, of these communications from us by following the unsubscribe link or the instructions provided in any email we send.
We may also collect information that your browser sends whenever you visit our Service or when you access the Service by or through a mobile device ("Usage Data"). This Usage Data may include information such as your computer's Internet Protocol address (e.g. IP address), browser type, browser version, the pages of our Service that you visit, the time and date of your visit, the time spent on those pages, unique device identifiers and other diagnostic data.
When you access the Service with a mobile device, this Usage Data may include information such as the type of mobile device you use, your mobile device unique ID, the IP address of your mobile device, your mobile operating system, the type of mobile Internet browser you use, unique device identifiers and other diagnostic data.
We may use and store information about your location if you give us permission to do so ("Location Data"). We use this data to provide features of our Service, to improve and customize our Service. You can enable or disable location services when you use our Service at any time by way of your device settings.
Tracking & Cookies Data
Examples of Cookies we use:
Session Cookies. We use Session Cookies to operate our Service.
Preference Cookies. We use Preference Cookies to remember your preferences and various settings.
Security Cookies. We use Security Cookies for security purposes.
Session Replay Software
To obtain more information on deleting or controlling cookies, visit www.allaboutcookies.org.
Use of Data
Joseph T. Ryerson & Son, Inc. uses the collected Personal and Usage Data for various purposes:
Transfer or Sharing of Data
We may share or transfer the Personal and Usage Data (collectively “Data”) we collect as follows:
Disclosure of Data
Disclosure for Law Enforcement
Under certain circumstances, Joseph T. Ryerson & Son, Inc. may be required to disclose your Personal Data if required to do so by law or in response to valid requests by public authorities (e.g. a court or a government agency).
Joseph T. Ryerson & Son, Inc. may disclose your Personal Data in the good faith belief that such action is necessary to:
Security of Data
The security of your data is important to us but remember that no method of transmission over the Internet or method of electronic storage is 100% secure. While we strive to use commercially acceptable means to protect your Personal Data, we cannot guarantee its absolute security.
Our Policy on "Do Not Track" Signals under the California Online Protection Act (CalOPPA)
We do not support Do Not Track ("DNT"). Do Not Track is a preference you can set in your web browser to inform websites that you do not want to be tracked.
You can enable or disable Do Not Track by visiting the Preferences or Settings page of your web browser.
We may employ third party companies and individuals to facilitate our Service ("Service Providers"), provide the Service on our behalf, perform Service-related services or assist us in analyzing how our Service is used.
These third parties have access to your Personal Data only to perform these tasks on our behalf and are obligated not to disclose or use it for any other purpose.
We may use third-party Service Providers to monitor and analyze the use of our Service.
Google Analytics is a web analytics service offered by Google that tracks and reports website traffic. Google uses the data collected to track and monitor the use of our Service. This data is shared with other Google services. Google may use the collected data to contextualize and personalize the ads of its own advertising network. For more information on the privacy practices of Google, please visit the Google Privacy & Terms web page: https://policies.google.com/privacy?hl=en">https://policies.google.com/privacy?hl=en
We also use MOZ (https://moz.com/privacy-policy) and SEMRush (https://www.semrush.com/company/legal/privacy-policy/)
We may provide paid products and/or services within the Service. In that case, we use third-party services for payment processing (e.g. payment processors).
The payment processors we work with are: Paymetric
Links to Other Sites
We have no control over and assume no responsibility for the content, copyrights, privacy policies or practices of any third-party sites or services.
Our Service does not address anyone under the age of 18 ("Children").
We do not knowingly collect personally identifiable information from anyone under the age of 18. If you are a parent or guardian and you are aware that your Child has provided us with Personal Data, please contact us. If we become aware that we have collected Personal Data from children without verification of parental consent, we take steps to remove that information from our servers.
State Privacy Laws
For a further review of your rights under U.S. State privacy laws, including California, Colorado, Connecticut, and Virginia, please see our U.S. State Privacy Notice and Disclosure of Consumer Rights.
if you are a California resident and an employee, former employee, or job applicant of Ryerson or one of its affiliated or related entities, or if we have collected data from or about you otherwise in a HR context, please see our California Employee Privacy Notice or California Applicant Privacy Notice.
By email: email@example.com
By visiting this page on our website: https://www.ryerson.com/ccpa
By phone number: (312) 292-5121