WERS Privacy Policy

WERS is respectful towards the preservation and protection of the privacy of those individuals who visit its website. It is possible to visit WERS’ website without self-revealing any personal information. There are, however, certain features and advanced functions on WERS’ website, for which it is necessary that WERS requests and receives personal information from the visitor, in order for the features and functions to be properly utilized. Should you decide to provide WERS with personal information, the station will limit the use of your personal information to station business and will not disclose it to persons or entities unaffiliated with WERS unless

You have expressly granted your permission to do so, or

Disclosure is necessary to enforce WERS policy, or

WERS is required to disclose in order to comply with State law, Federal law or other legal process.

I. Information Gathering 

WERSe may use or disclose your IP address, and data connection-specific information, to help us diagnose problems with our servers and to administer our websites by identifying

Which parts of our site are most heavily used, and

Where our audience comes from, both internal and external to the WERS data network.

II. Use of Cookies

Cookies are text files stored on computers to enhance the usability and regular operation of a website. WERS may use cookies to store information during and after an individual accesses the WERS website. The use of cookies enables WERS to tailor the use of our websites to individual visitors, and to tell if individuals have visited us before so we can be aware of an individual’s choices and interests the next time they visit. Any information, including personal information, which you expressly choose to provide, may be stored in a cookie. Your Web browser can be configured to refuse cookies or to notify you when the WERS website attempts to send you a cookie, however making this choice could detract from the usability of the WERS website.

III. Security Measures

WERS follows industry-standard security measures, to protect the loss, misuse and alteration of the information under our control.

IV. Third-Party Linked Sites

As a courtesy, the WERS website include links to third-party websites. If you use these links, be aware that WERS’ Privacy Policy does not apply to such third party websites. You use these third-party websites at your own risk and you should review the applicable terms and policies, including privacy and data gathering practices, of any site to which you navigate from a third-party link on the WERS website.