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www.cargotechs.com Privacy Policy

Type of website: Digital Freight Forwarding (E-Business)
Effective date: 16th day of August, 2022  

www.cargotechs.com (the “Site”) is owned and operated by Cargo Technologies Inc.. Cargo Technologies Inc. is the data controller and can be contacted at: 

info@cargotechs.com
(888) 846-7447
600 Matheson Blvd. W, Mississauga, ON. L5R 4B8, Canada

Purpose
The purpose of this privacy policy (this “Privacy Policy”) is to inform users of our Site of the following: 

  1. The personal data we will collect;
  1. Use of collected data;
  1. Who has access to the data collected;
  1. The rights of Site users; and
  1. The Site’s cookie policy.

This Privacy Policy applies in addition to the terms and conditions of our Site.

GDPR
For users in the European Union, we adhere to the Regulation (EU) 2016/679 of the European Parliament and of the Council of 27 April 2016, known as the General Data Protection Regulation (the “GDPR”). For users in the United Kingdom, we adhere to the GDPR as enshrined in the Data Protection Act 2018.

Consent
By using our Site users agree that they consent to:

  1. The conditions set out in this Privacy Policy.

When the legal basis for us processing your personal data is that you have provided your consent to that processing, you may withdraw your consent at any time. If you withdraw your consent, it will not make processing which we completed before you withdrew your consent unlawful.

Legal Basis for Processing
We collect and process personal data about users in the EU only when we have a legal basis for doing so under Article 6 of the GDPR. 

We rely on the following legal bases to collect and process the personal data of users in the EU:

  1. Users have provided their consent to the processing of their data for one or more specific purposes;
  1. Processing of user personal data is necessary for us or a third pary to pursue a legitimate interest. Our legitimate interest is not overriden by the interests or fundamenal rights and freedoms of users. Our legitimate interest(s) are: For Cargo Technologies Inc. internal, marketing use and/or shipment processing only;
  1. Processing of user personal data is necessary for us to take, at the request of a user, steps before entering a contract or for the performance of a contract to which a user is a party. If a user does not provide the the personal data necessary to perform a contract the consequences are as follows: Account will not be activated or operational;
  1. Processing of user personal data is necessary for us to comply with a legal obligation. If a user does not provide the the personal data necessary for us to perform a legal obligation the consequences are as follows: Account will not be activated or operational;
  1. Processing of user personal data is necessary to protect the life of the user or another natural person; and
  1. Processing of user personal data is necessary to a task carried out in the public interest or in the exercise of our official authority.

Personal Data We Collect
We only collect data that helps us achieve the purpose set out in this Privacy Policy. We will not collect any additional data beyond the data listed below without notifying you first.

Data Collected Automatically
When you visit and use our Site, we may automatically collect and store the following information:

  1. IP address;
  1. Location;
  1. Hardware and software details;
  1. Clicked links; and
  1. Content viewed.

Data Collected in a Non-Automatic Way
We may also collect the following data when you perform certain functions on our Site:

  1. First and last name;
  1. Age;
  1. Date of birth;
  1. Sex;
  1. Email address;
  1. Phone number;
  1. Address;
  1. Payment information;
  1. Auto fill data;
  1. Business related activities; and
  1. Other personal data that may be necessary for Cargo Technologies Inc. marketing activities.

This data may be collected using the following methods:

  1. Filling the sign-up application.

How We Use Personal Data
Data collected on our Site will only be used for the purposes specified in this Privacy Policy or indicated on the relevant pages of our Site. We will not use your data beyond what we disclose in this Privacy Policy.

The data we collect automatically is used for the following purposes:

  1. Internal shipment processing;
  1. Shared with outsourced or 3rd party suppliers for the purpose of shipment(s) processing;
  1. Internal marketing and promotional campaigns or activities;
  1. External or 3rd party suppliers in relation to marketing and promotional campaigns or activities; and
  1. Internally for website or platform development and upgrading.

The data we collect when the user performs certain functions may be used for the following purposes:

  1. For pricing and other account and shipment processing matters.

Who We Share Personal Data With
Employees
We may disclose user data to any member of our organization who reasonably needs access to user data to achieve the purposes set out in this Privacy Policy.

Third Parties
We may share user data with the following third parties:

  1. Marketing Agencies;
  1. Suppliers needed to perform the offered service(s); and
  1. Suppliers and Technology Partners involved in the website development and upgrads.

We may share the following user data with third parties:

  1. Location details; and
  1. Age category.

We may share user data with third parties for the following purposes:

  1. Marketing, promotional campaigns, or website development and upgrades, bug fixing, and functional enhancements.

Third parties will not be able to access user data beyond what is reasonably necessary to achieve the given purpose.

Other Disclosures
We will not sell or share your data with other third parties, except in the following cases:

  1. If the law requires it;
  1. If it is required for any legal proceeding;
  1. To prove or protect our legal rights; and
  1. To buyers or potential buyers of this company in the event that we seek to sell the company.

If you follow hyperlinks from our Site to another Site, please note that we are not responsible for and have no control over their privacy policies and practices.

How Long We Store Personal Data
User data will be stored until the purpose the data was collected for has been achieved.

You will be notified if your data is kept for longer than this period.

How We Protect Your Personal Data
While we take all reasonable precautions to ensure that user data is secure and that users are protected, there always remains the risk of harm. The Internet as a whole can be insecure at times and therefore we are unable to guarantee the security of user data beyond what is reasonably practical.

Your Rights as a User
Under the GDPR, you have the following rights:

  1. Right to be informed;
  1. Right of access;
  1. Right to rectification;
  1. Right to erasure;
  1. Right to restrict processing;
  1. Right to data portability; and
  1. Right to object.

Children
We do not knowingly collect or use personal data from children under 16 years of age. If we learn that we have collected personal data from a child under 16 years of age, the personal data will be deleted as soon as possible. If a child under 16 years of age has provided us with personal data their parent or guardian may contact our data protection officer.

Do Not Track Notice
Do Not Track (“DNT”) is a privacy preference that you can set in certain web browsers. We do not track the users of our Site over time and across third party websites and therefore do not respond to browser-initiated DNT signals. We are not responsible for and cannot guarantee how any third parties who interact with our Site and your data will respond to DNT signals.

Cookie Policy
A cookie is a small file, stored on a user’s hard drive by a website. Its purpose is to collect data relating to the user’s browsing habits. You can choose to be notified each time a cookie is transmitted. You can also choose to disable cookies entirely in your internet browser, but this may decrease the quality of your user experience.

We use the following types of cookies on our Site:

  1. Third-Party Cookies
    Third-party cookies are created by a website other than ours. We may use third-party cookies to achieve the following purposes:

    1. Fulfill a requirement and perform a service requested by a customer.
    1. Initiate a marketing activity for Cargo Technologies Inc.

Modifications
This Privacy Policy may be amended from time to time in order to maintain compliance with the law and to reflect any changes to our data collection process. When we amend this Privacy Policy we will update the “Effective Date” at the top of this Privacy Policy. We recommend that our users periodically review our Privacy Policy to ensure that they are notified of any updates. If necessary, we may notify users by email of changes to this Privacy Policy.

Complaints
If you have any complaints about how we process your personal data, please contact us through the contact methods listed in the Contact Information section so that we can, where possible, resolve the issue. If you feel we have not addressed your concern in a satisfactory manner you may contact a supervisory authority. You also have the right to directly make a complaint to a supervisory authority. You can lodge a complaint with a supervisory authority by contacting the Quality Control department at ” QC.CANADA@cargotechs.com”.

 

 

 

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