This Policy describes:
The nature of information that we may collect from you when you access or use our Website, applications, other online or offline services (collectively, our “Services”); and
Our practices for collecting, using, maintaining, protecting, processing, analysing, storing and disclosing that information.
How We Collect Information
When you access the Services, we may ask you to voluntarily provide us certain information that identifies your business (“Business Information”) during the registration process and/or during filling any details/ form on the Website. Business Information includes but is not limited to the following categories of information: (1) business profile and contact data (such as your e-mail address and phone number); (2) address, information about clientele, about products and services provided by you, projects undertaken, any financial information you choose to share with us, and (3) other information that you voluntarily choose to provide to us.
When you visit the Website, we may automatically collect certain data and/or information which may be:
Submitted or voluntarily provided by you;
Permitted for us to collect from you or another source;
Collected through our website and mobile apps;
Collected from third party service providers, data brokers, or business partners;
Collected from industry and patient groups and associations;
Collected automatically from devices you use to connect to our Services;
Collected through your availing of our Services;
Provided by our partners;
From public sources including, but not limited to, social media and other websites that enable social sharing;
From government agencies, public or third party information sources;
From time to time, we may use or augment the Business Information we have about you obtained from other sources, such as public databases, social media platforms and other third parties. We may also combine information we get from a third-party with information we already have, and we may combine information that we have collected offline with information we collect online.
If you choose to submit any personal information relating to other people, you represent that you have the authority to do so and permit us to use the information in accordance with this Policy.
Information We Collect
The Company may collect the following types of information:
type of device(s) used to access the Services;
Information provided in connection with availing our Services;
Web browser(s) used to access the Services;
Referring webpage or other source through which you accessed the Services;
Other statistics and information associated with the interaction between your browser or device and the Services;
Publicly available information
Payment related information, if required to complete a transaction
The mobile phone number and network (collectively “Traffic Data”).
Some Traffic Data will not be directly personally identifiable information. We do not collect directly personally identifiable information without your express consent.
We collect information when you use our Services, and in some cases information from third party sources which you interact through the Website or Services. Such information includes:
a. When you use the Services’ interactive tools and services, such as searching for various companies listed on the Website, tender notices, and similar listings; b. When you voluntarily provide information in free-form text boxes or otherwise through the Services and through responses to surveys, questionnaires and the like; c. Through cookies, web beacons, website analytics services and other tracking technology (collectively, “Tracking Tools” as mentioned below); and/or d. When you use the “Contact Us” function on the Site, send us an email and/or contact us telephonically or otherwise.
How We Use the Information Collected
The Company may use your information depending on your usage of the Services. Additionally, the Company may use your information to:
Provide Services and improve the existing Services;
Develop New Services;
Send administrative communications;
Maintain the Company’s online services;
Conduct internal audits relating to the Company’s interaction with you;
Debug the site and service to identify and repair errors that impair existing intended functionality;
Defend the Company in litigation and investigations and to prosecute litigations;
Comply with legal and regulatory obligations.
Web Beacons/clear GIFs/pixel tags are graphic image files imbedded in a web page or email that may be used to collect anonymous information about your use of our Services, the websites of selected advertisers and the emails, special promotions or newsletters that we send you. The information collected by Web Beacons allows us to analyze data pertaining to the use of our Services, using the selected advertisers’ websites or opening our emails, and for what purpose, and also allows us to enhance our interest-based advertising.
Controlling your Account Information
Upon registration with the Website, the User would be provided with a self-operated dashboard which can be accessed/ used anytime by the User by logging in to the Website and the User can modify any information posted on its own profile or even delete its profile from the dashboard. Please note, however, that the Company reserves the right to retain information from closed accounts for up to 12 months from deletion of such information, including to comply with law, prevent fraud, resolve disputes, and take other actions permitted by law.
Sharing data with Third Parties
Your personal information may be shared outside the Company in the following circumstances:
where the Company needs to share your information to provide the service you have requested for;
where the Company needs to send the information to third parties who work on behalf of the Company to provide a service to you. We will provide the information such third parties need to deliver the service, and they are prohibited from using that information for any other purpose;
where the Company wants to keep you up to date on the latest service announcements, updates or other Company information;
where you have given us permission to share your information with third parties; and
if required to do so by law, to protect your personal safety, the public or our Website.
Links to “Other Websites”
Disclosure of Information
The Company may, from time to time, send its users emails regarding its products and services, you provide the Company to send you emails and text messages. The Company constantly tries and improves the website experience and website tools for better efficiency and more relevancy. The Company may allow direct mails using its own scripts (without disclosing the email address) with respect/pertaining to the products and services of third parties that it feels may be of interest to the user or if the user has shown interest in your profile for business requirement by way of our paid buyers-sellers contact services. Only the Company, its registered members or its agents working under confidentiality agreements will send these direct mailers.
You also agree and acknowledge that the Company shall not be responsible in the event of any breach of security or for any actions of any third party or event that are beyond the reasonable control of the Company.
Security of Information
The Company takes necessary steps, within its limits of commercial viability and necessity, to ensure that the user’s information is treated securely. This will secure the Company and includes that the Company has opted for saving the information on the website in RSA encrypted format making it safe from phishing attacks.
Unfortunately, no data transmission over the Internet can be guaranteed to be 100% secure. As a result, while the Company strives to protect the user’s personal and business information, it cannot ensure the security of any information transmitted to the Company and you do so at your own risk. Once the Company receives your transmission, it makes best efforts to ensure its security in its systems. Please keep in mind that whenever you post personal and business information online, that is accessible to the public, you may receive unsolicited messages from other parties. Security of your Business Information is very important to us. We endeavour to follow generally accepted industry standards to protect the Information submitted to us.
The Company may update this Policy at any time, with or without advance notice. In the event there are significant changes in this Policy, the Company will display a notice on the Website. If you object to any of the changes to our terms of this Policy, and you no longer wish to use the Services, you may contact us at email@example.com to discontinue the usage of Services.
Transfer of Data
Limitation of Liability
You understand and agree that Company shall not be liable for any direct, indirect, incidental, special, consequential or exemplary damages, including but not limited to any loss of profit, loss of goodwill, loss of business reputation, loss of data, cost of procurement of substitute goods or Services, or other intangible loss, resulting from:
the use or the inability to use the Services;
any changes which the Company may make to the Services, or any permanent or temporary cessation in the provision of the Services;
unauthorized access to or alteration of your transmissions or data;
the deletion of, corruption of, or failure to store, any content and other communications data maintained or transmitted by or through the use of the Services;
or any other matter relating to the Services.
We, at LifeSigns, respect your privacy and don’t phish your personal data. We abide by Data Protection Directives as laid down by the European Parliament on April 14, 2016 and enforced from 25th May 2018. For more about the GDPR guidelines, click here.