This Privacy Statement describes the policies and practices of Garmin regarding your use of the Garmin GTU™ location tracking products and services (the “Services”). This Privacy Statement is in addition to and supplements the Privacy Statement located on https://my.garmin.com (the “myGarmin™ Website”), which describes the privacy policies and practices of Garmin regarding your use of the myGarmin™ Website.
Information Garmin collects to provide the Services
After you purchase a Garmin GTU product, you must go to the myGarmin™ Website to activate the device and the Services. You will be required to provide your name, address, telephone number, email address, and payment card information (if applicable) to Garmin to activate the Services. The collection, use, retention, and disclosure of such information are governed by the myGarmin™ Privacy Statement, which can be found here.
Garmin collects GPS coordinates that show the location of the GTU device (“Location Information”). The Location Information will be collected and processed by Garmin International, Inc. (“Garmin”) in the State of Kansas in the United States to provide the Services. Garmin is strongly committed to protecting the privacy of those who entrust us with their personal information. In furtherance of our commitment, Garmin has been certified by the Safe Harbor Framework between the United States and the European Union, and the United States and Switzerland.
How Garmin uses Location Information
Location Information collected through the Services will be used by Garmin to provide the Services to you. We reserve the right to use and disclose Location Information to others as we believe to be appropriate: (a) under applicable law or regulation; (b) to comply with legal process; or (c) to respond to requests from public authorities and law enforcement officials.
Withdrawing from the collection and sharing of Location Information
The collection of Location Information can be suspended at any time by turning off the GTU device.
Retention of Location Information
Garmin retains Location Information on its servers only as long as necessary for the purposes of providing you with the Services or for as long as it is permitted or required by applicable law.
If you have any questions about this Privacy Statement or our privacy practices, or if you wish to request access, correction or deletion of any personal information, you may contact:
Garmin International, Inc.
1200 E. 151st Street
Olathe, KS 66062