South Dakota Office of Highway Safety Web Site Privacy Statement
The privacy, confidence, and trust of individuals who visit www.drivesafesd.com is important to us. No personal information is collected at this site unless provided voluntarily by an individual while participating in an activity that asks for the information.
South Dakota Office of Highway Safety (SDOHS) only collects the personal information that is necessary to provide the information or services requested by an individual. "Personal information" refers to any information relating to an identified or identifiable individual who is the subject of the information. This is the same information that an individual might provide when visiting a government office and includes such items as an individual's name, address, or phone number. We also collect statistical information that helps us understand how people are using the web site so we can continually improve our services.
Additionally, the website collects demographic information including gender, interests and other information about users as a whole. The information collected is not associated with any specific individual and no attempt is made to profile individuals who browse the web site. You may be asked to participate in surveys at this site. Participation is optional, and the choice to participate or not to participate will have no effect on your ability to use other features of the site.
This promotion is in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by, or associated with, Facebook. You are providing your information to the South Dakota Office of Highway Safety and not to Facebook. The information you provide will only be used for the purposes of administering this promotion and contacting the winners.
Rules I. General Description of the sweepstakes. Individuals who sign up to win by using the hashtag #DriveSafeSD on personal social media pages can enter into a drawing to win a $50 Visa Pre-Paid gift card. No purchase necessary. One winner will be randomly selected. The winner will be notified by the South Dakota Office of Highway Safety. Entries must be submitted by 11:59 p.m. CST on Sunday February 3, 2019. The odds of winning will be determined by the number of eligible entries submitted. II. Statement of Prize. A $50 Visa pre-paid gift card. A winner will be notified following the random drawing. III. Sweepstakes Entry. Entry form is any individual who uses #DriveSafeSD on his or her personal social profile. No purchase necessary. IV. Entry Eligibility. A. Individuals must use the #DriveSafeSD on their personal profile (s) in order to be entered into the sweepstakes. The randomly selected winner will be contacted by the South Dakota Office of Highway Safety advertising agency of record, Lawrence & Schiller in order to gather information as to where the prize can be mailed to. The winner must respond within 30 days of being notified. B. Must be 18 years of age or older and must be a South Dakota resident. V. Entry Deadline. Entries must be received by 11:59 a.m. CST on Sunday February 3, 2019 to be considered eligible. V. Drawing Date, Time and Location. A. At approximately 11:00 A.M. CST on each Monday, February 4, 2019 at the office of the South Dakota Office of Highway Safety advertising agency of record, Lawrence & Schiller, 3932 S. Willow Avenue, Sioux Falls, SD. B. The South Dakota Office of Highway Safety has the discretion to change the details, prize content, dates, time and location of the drawings. VI. Winner Contact and Prize Fulfillment. Drawing winner will be notified of their prize by South Dakota Office of Highway Safety through Facebook stating that they need to claim their prize within 30 days. The randomly selected winner will be contacted by the South Dakota Office of Highway Safety advertising agency of record, Lawrence & Schiller in order to gather information as to where the prize can be mailed to. The winner must respond within 30 days of being notified. Winner must be 18 years of age or older and a South Dakota resident. If sweepstakes winner does not claim their prize within 30 days of being notified, the prize will be forfeited. Substitute contents are not allowed.
SDOHS uses the collected information to respond appropriately to requests. This may be to respond directly to you or to improve the web site. E-mail or other information requests sent to the SDOHS web site may be maintained or forwarded to the appropriate agencies in order to respond to the request. Survey information is used for the purpose designated in the survey. SDOHS also uses information collected through Google Analytics (age, gender, interests) to optimize our website and improve our services. Website users can opt-out of Google Analytics services here: https://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout
The South Dakota Office of Highway Safety only gathers personal information when voluntarily submitted by you. By texting 49494, you are opting in to receive text messages from the South Dakota Office of Highway Safety. Text HELP to 49494 for help. Text STOP to 49494 to cancel. Msg&data rates may apply. Message Frequency may vary based on account settings.
Records needed to support SDOHS program functions are retained, managed, and accessible in record-keeping or filing systems in accordance with established records disposition authorizations approved by the State's Public Records Commission. Records transmitted to this site will be identified, managed, protected, and retained as long as they are needed to meet historical, administrative, fiscal, or legal requirements.
This website may also use web beacons or pixel tags and other similar technologies, which are not placed on your computer, but are instead embedded on certain pages of the website or in emails. When you visit a page or read an email with a pixel tag, web beacon, or other similar technology, a generic notice of your interaction is generated.
You can manage cookie preferences and opt out of having cookies and other similar collection technologies used by adjusting the settings on your web browser. If you do not want cookies stored on your computer, you can change the settings on your browser to notify you when a cookie is about to be saved or block cookies entirely. How to access these settings, which settings are available, and how to turn on these settings varies by browser type, and we encourage you to further investigate your browser’s privacy settings if you wish to opt out or adjust these settings in any way. If you choose to decline or block cookies, you may not be able to fully utilize all of the interactive features of the website.
You cannot decline web beacons; however, setting your browser to decline cookies or to prompt you for a response, or installing an ad-blocker, may keep web beacons from tracking your activity.
SDOHS is committed to the security of the information that is either available from or collected by this web site. The entities that provide hosting for SDOHS have taken multiple steps to safeguard the integrity of its telecommunications and computing infrastructure, including but not limited to, authentication, monitoring, auditing, and encryption.
This web site has links to many other web sites. These include links to web sites operated by other government agencies, nonprofit organizations, and private businesses. SDOHS is not responsible for the content or privacy practices of these sites and suggests you review their privacy statements.
SDOHS welcomes comments regarding this privacy statement. Please convey any questions or concerns to:
South Dakota Office of Highway Safety
118 W. Capitol Ave., Pierre, SD 57501