This Policy describes how we collect, store, protect and use any personally identifiable information, i.e., information that identifies you personally, either alone or in combination with other information available to us (“Personal Information”), you (hereafter referred to as “User”, “you” or “your”) provide in respect of any product or service (collectively referred to as “Services”) made available on the Website by Construction Singapore. It also describes the choices available to you regarding our use of your Personal Information and how you can access and update your Personal Information. This Policy does not apply to the practices of companies that we do not own or control, or to individuals that we do not employ or manage.
II. COLLECTION OF PERSONAL INFORMATION
We collect Personal Information you provide when you use this Website. This may include, but is not limited to, the following situations:
– any Personal Information you knowingly provide to us when you
o create an account;
o requesting receipt of any promotions, newsletters or updates;
o publish content;
o making a purchase of, downloading or registering any Services; or
o fill in any online forms for queries on the Website.
When require this Personal Information may include your email address, name, phone number, residential or mailing address, credit card information, bank information, or such other information that qualifies as Personal Information. You can choose not to provide us with certain Personal Information, but then you may not be able to take advantage of some of the Website’s features.
III. COLLECTION OF NON-PERSONAL INFORMATION
When you visit the Website our servers automatically record information that your browser sends. This data may include information such as your computer’s IP address, browser type and version, operating system type and version, language preferences or the webpage you were visiting before you came to our Website, pages of our Website that you visit, the time spent on those pages, information you search for on our Website, access times and dates, and other statistics.
If you accept a session or persistent cookie, you can delete it at any time through your web browser (e.g., as soon as you leave our website). If you do not wish to receive cookies or wish to manage when you accept cookies in general, you may set your browser to reject cookies or to alert you when a cookie is placed on your computer. Although you are not required to accept our cookies, if you set your browser to reject cookies, you may not be able to use all of the features and functionalities of this website.
We and our partners use third party service providers, which may include but are not limited to Google Analytics, to serve ads on our behalf across the Internet, and sometimes on this Website. These ads may collect anonymous information about your visits to the Website on which such ad is placed, your interaction with these ads and the products and services offered by us, our partners and our suppliers through the use of a pixel tag or other web technologies. We and our partners may use this anonymous information to provide targeted advertisements to you for goods and services. While you may opt-out of providing such anonymous information by changing the settings of your web browser, please note that they may affect your ability to utilize the Website and the Services.
IV. STORAGE, USE, SHARING & MANAGEMENT OF PERSONAL INFORMATION
You are able to access, add to, update and delete certain Personal Information about you. The Personal Information you can view, update, and delete may change as the Website or Services change. When you update your Persona Information, we will revise the Personal Information in our records within a reasonable timeframe not exceeding 14 days. We will retain your information for as long as your account is active or as needed to provide you with any Services. Some information may be kept in our private records after your deletion of such information from your account solely for the purpose of complying with our business and legal obligations, but in any case, not more than seven (7) years. Should we need to use any Personal Information, we will only use aggregated anonymised Personal Information such that the aggregated data does not identify any particular individual.Any of the Personal Information we collect from you may be used to personalize your experience; improve our website; improve customer service and respond to queries and emails of our customers; process transactions; send notification emails such as password reminders, updates, etc; run and operate our Website and provide or deliver Services. Non-personal information collected is used only to identify potential cases of abuse and establish statistical information regarding Website traffic and usage. This statistical information is not otherwise aggregated or organised in such a way that would identify any particular user of the system.
We secure Personal Information you provide on computer servers in a controlled, secure environment, protected from unauthorized access, use, or disclosure. We maintain reasonable administrative, technical, and physical safeguards in an effort to protect against unauthorized access, use, modification, and disclosure of personal information in its control and custody. However, no data transmission over the Internet or wireless network can be guaranteed. Therefore, while we strive to protect your personal information, you acknowledge that (i) there are security and privacy limitations of the Internet which are beyond our control; (ii) the security, integrity, and privacy of any and all information and data exchanged between you and our Website cannot be guaranteed; and (iii) any such information and data may be viewed or tampered with in transit by a third party, despite best efforts.
In the event we become aware that the security of the Website has been compromised or users Personal Information has been disclosed to unrelated third parties as a result of external activity, including, but not limited to, security attacks or fraud, we reserve the right to take reasonably appropriate measures, including, but not limited to, investigation and reporting, as well as notification to and cooperation with law enforcement authorities. In the event of a data breach, we will make reasonable efforts to notify affected individuals if we believe that there is a reasonable risk of harm to the user as a result of the breach or if notice is otherwise required by law. When we do we will post a notice on the Website.
We also respect your right to choose the extent to which we may communicate with you. You have the right to withdraw your consent at any time. If you decide you no longer want to receive promotional messages from us, you may let us know by indicating your preferences under your account or by following any unsubscribe link in our emails. Please note, however, if you give us permission to add your contact information to our Partner’s mailing list and later withdraw your permission, you will have to contact our Partner (or use the “optout’ provided in the emails our Partner sends you) to have your name removed from our Partner’s mailing lists.
V. BILLING AND PAYMENTS
We use third party payment processors to assist us in processing your payment information securely. Such third party processors’ use of your Personal Information is governed by their respective privacy policies which comply with the requirements under the PDPA.
VI. PRODUCT AND SERVICE PROVIDERS
We do not knowingly collect any Personal Information from children under the age of 18. If you are under the age of 18, please do not submit any Personal Information through our Website. If you have not reached the age of majority or are not able to enter into legally binding agreements in your country, you may not use this website unless supervised by an adult or legal guardians If you believe that we have received information from a child or other person please notify us immediately and we will take reasonable steps to remove that Personal Information from our databases.
VIII. LINKS TO OTHER WEBSITES
Our Website contains links to other websites that are not owned or controlled by us. Please be aware that we are not responsible for the privacy practices of such other websites or third parties. We encourage you to be aware when you leave our Website and to read the privacy statements of each and every website that may collect Personal Information.
IX. LEGAL DISCLOSURE
We will disclose any Personal Information we collect, use or receive if required or permitted by law, such as to comply with a subpoena, or similar legal process, and when we believe in good faith that disclosure is necessary to protect our rights, protect your safety or the safety of others, investigate fraud, or respond to a government request. In the event we go through a business transition, such as a merger or acquisition by another company, or sale of all or a portion of its assets, your user account and personal data will likely be among the assets transferred.
X. ACCEPTANCE OF THIS POLICY
You acknowledge that you have read this Policy and agree to all its terms and conditions. By agreeing to the Terms and Conditions of Use, you agree to be bound by this Policy. If you do not agree to abide by the terms of this Policy, you are not authorized to use or access the Website and its Services.
If you have any questions about this Policy, please contact us.