AG Sharp Supplies and Services (PTY) LTD
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PRIVACY POLICY


This Web site hereafter refered to as "the site", or "site" refers to all content and/or code that constitutes the site and that is accessed from the http://www.agsharp.co.za domain. This site is owned and operated by www.agsharp.co.za, hereafter referred to as "we" or the "owners". This Privacy Policy specified below, applies regardless of how this site is accessed, used, or of how the information contained herein is read and/or interpreted.


Access to this site serves as an agreement by you, hereby referred to as "the user" or "users" to this policy. Any disagreement in whole or part to this policy by the user constitutes a breech of this agreement and thus the user must immediately cease any further access to or use of this site.


This policy does not apply to any other web site (unless otherwise stated), regardless of whether there are hyperlinks to and/or from other web sites to this site.


This policy is in place to document and state how information gathered via the use of this site may be used, and under what conditions this data may be disclosed to third parties. This Privacy Policy, along with our Terms and Conditions, serves as the rules and policies that govern the use of this site. Our Terms and Conditions and/or any other related policies can and may change without prior notice and are in force with immediately effect.


Any personal information supplied and/or collected by us shall not be used in any manner without prior consent from the legal owner in addition the way in which this information is used shall not vary materially from the policy in place at the time of the information collection.


Protection of personal information - the owners of this site shall:

  • Ensure that reasonable security precautions are taken, at least as much as the precautions it takes to protect its own confidential information, but no less than reasonable care, to maintain the confidentiality of the disclosing party's information

  • Refrain from any form of disclosure of confidential information of the disclosing party except in pursuance of the receiving party's business relationship with disclosing party, and only as otherwise provided by the relevant directives under the applicable South African law(s)

  • In the event that information disclosure is in accordance with a Court Order, (or other such legally binding order and/or directive) - provided that the receiving party either provides reasonable notice (to the disclosing party) of such disclosure and affords the disclosing party a reasonable opportunity to obtain legal council OR to obtain written assurance from the requestor of said information that it will afford the information the strictest level of protection provided by the applicable laws and/or regulations in place.


Type Of Information The Website Collects


The Website generally collects personally identifying data with your specific knowledge and consent.


Our server(s) may store data associated to the computer used to connect to our Website. This data may include (without limitation) the type of user agent that initiates the connection, the operating system used, the data of any Website that referred you to our Website or your IP (Internet Protocol) address.


How The Information Is Used


Any personally identifying data that you supply through this Website is used to provide you with the service you have requested or to respond to your inquiries or in other ways associated with the circumstances in which you have provided such data. You may elect to opt-out of receiving future promotional data from us or any (and all) of our affiliated companies.


We may allow access to our database by third parties that provide us with services. Our vendors agree to use this data, which we may elect to share with them. This is only to execute requests. Other than as provided in this Privacy Policy and our Terms of Use, or as set forth when you submit the data to the Website, we shall not share or sell your personally identifiable data to third parties without your consent.


We reserve the right to use the associated data (such as connection data) that we collect - for any lawful business purpose, including without limitation to assist with the diagnosis of technical issues with our equipment, or to collect demographic data or to otherwise effect administrative tasks on our Website.


While your personally identifiable data remains protected as stated above, we reserve the right to use, transfer, sell, and share aggregated, anonymous data about our users as a group for any business purpose, such as analysing usage trends and seeking compatible advertisers and partners.


Cookies


A cookie is a file that is deposited on your computer’s non-volitile storage subsystem by your user agent (web browser) when you conect to our computer server. The cookie(s) enable us to recognise you and provide us with data about your previous visits. We may ascertain which advertisements bring users to our Website. Most user agents accept cookies automatically, however a user can elect to disable automatic cookie acceptance - should this be the case then this may result in the disabling of some of the features of this Website. The data that we may collect and/or share with our advertisers does not contain contain your name, address, telephone number or email address.


Mobile Device Identifiers


Certain mobile service providers uniquely identify mobile devices and we and/or our third-party service providers may receive such device information if you access the Website through mobile devices. Certain features of our Website may require collection of mobile phone numbers, and we may associate that phone number to mobile device identification information. Additionally, some mobile phone service providers operate systems that pinpoint the physical location of devices that use their service. Depending on the provider, we or our third-party service providers, may receive this data provided that you have opted to provide said data.


Embedded Scripts


An embedded script is a programming code that is designed to collect information about your interactions with the Website, such as the links you click on. The code is temporarily downloaded onto your computer from our web server or a third-party service provider, is active only while you are connected to the Website.


Information collected through passive means may be non-identifying or may be associated with you. If the latter, it will be treated as personally identifiable information.


Information You Provide About A Third Party


If you send data from this Website to another person, then the data that you send shall not be used for any other marketing purpose unless we obtain consent from that person or we explicitly say otherwise. Your e-mail address may be included in the data that you elect to send to other people.


Information Provided By Third Parties About You


From time to time, we may supplement the information we collect with outside records from third parties in order to enhance our ability to serve you, to tailor our content to you and to offer you opportunities to purchase products or services that we believe may be of interest to you. We may combine the information we receive from those other sources with the information we collect through the Website. In those cases, we will apply this Privacy Policy to any personal identifiable information received, unless otherwise specifically disclosed by us at the time you provide your personally identifiable information.


Information Security And Notification


Because no data transmission over the internet is completely secure, and no system of physical or electronic security is impenetrable, we cannot guarantee the security of the information you send to us or the security of our servers or databases, and by using the Website you agree to assume all risk in connection with the information sent to us or collected by us when you use the Website. In the unlikely event that we believe that the security of your data in our possession or control may have been compromised, we will seek to notify you. If such notification is appropriate then we may notify you by e-mail, provided that we have your e-mail address.


Notwithstanding anything to the contrary in this Privacy Policy, we reserve the right to disclose any personally identifiable or non-personal data about you if we are required to do so by law, and if we believe that such action is necessary to: (a) fulfil a government request; (b) conform with the requirements of the law or legal process; (c) protect or defend our legal rights or property, our Website, or other users; or (d) in an emergency to protect the health and safety of our Website’s users or the general public.


Other Links / Sites


Our Website may link to or contain links to other third party Websites that we do not control or maintain. We are not responsible for the privacy practices employed by any third party Website. We encourage you to note when you leave our Website and to read the privacy statements of all third party Websites before submitting any personally identifiable data.