Privacy Policy| Travel with Trust | Tripscam

This Privacy Policy is an integral part of the Terms and Conditions of this Website and has to be read in furtherance of it. The capitalised terms used in this Privacy Policy, but not defined herein, shall have the meaning given to such terms in the Terms. By accessing our Website and utilising our services, you acknowledge that you have read and understood this Privacy Policy and the information collection and handling practices outlined in it. This Privacy Policy was last updated on December 01, 2016. It is recommended to keep a check on this page from time to time in order to take notice of any changes we made, as they are binding upon you.


We respect your privacy and take it very seriously. We understand that providing personal information online involves a great deal of trust on your side. It is our highest priority to protect your privacy through our compliance with this privacy policy. This Privacy Policy describes in detail


(a) the types of information that we may collect from you when you access or use our websites, applications, mobile applications and other online services (herein after mentioned as “Services”); and

(b) our practices for collecting, using, maintaining, protecting and disclosing that information.

(c) Your rights regarding the personal information provided by you.

(d) Other related policies like cookies, third parties

This policy applies ONLY TO information we collect through our Services, in email, text and other electronic communications sent through or in connection with our Services.


Information We May Collect and How We use it

(a) Information provided by you

(i) Account Information While creating account or subscribing with Tripscam, we may store and use your full name, email address, postal code, and other information you may provide with your account, such as your gender, contact details and birth date. You may optionally provide us with this information through third-party sign-in services such as Facebook and Google Plus. In such cases, we fetch and store whatever information is made available to us by you through these sign-in services. You may also choose to provide other personal information such as a short bio about you, your location, your website, or a picture, your preferences such as time zone and language. Your name, your photograph (if provided), your website, location, gender, age and other such information will be available for public viewing on the Website. However, your email address or phone number or contact details will not be available for public viewing until explicitly informed to you. You can modify some of the information associated with your account in your profile page or by contacting Help centre.

(ii) Public Content Information you provide through our Services for public consumption, including your incident reports, expert-advise, opinions, reviews, photos, videos, check-ins, comments, likes, helpful votes, Events, bookmarks, friends, lists, compliments, and account profile. We may display this information through the Service, share it with businesses, and further distribute it to a wider audience through third party sites and services.

(iii) Contacts You can invite your friends to join the Service by providing us with their contact information, or by allowing us to access your contacts from your computer, mobile device, or third party sites to select which friends you want to invite. If you allow us to access your contacts, we may use that information long enough to process your invitations.

(iv) Communications When you sign up for an account or participate in a survey, poll, sweepstakes, contest or promotion scheme; Or you request for certain features (e.g., newsletters, updates or other products), you are opting to receive messages from other businesses, and Tripscam. You can manage some of your communication preferences by clicking “Unsubscribe” in the communications, but you cannot opt out of receiving certain administrative, transactional, or legal messages from Tripscam. We may also track your actions in response to the messages you receive from Tripscam or through the Service, such as whether you deleted, opened, or forwarded such messages. We may also store information that you provide through communications from phone calls, letters, emails and other electronic messages, or in person to us regarding careers, feedback, advertising, business and relate matters.


(b) Information collected by us

(i) Transactional Information If you initiate a reservation, purchase, booking or similar transaction through Tripscam, we may collect and store information about you, for example your name, phone number, address, emails, and credit card information, as well as any other details you provide to us. The information collected will be used to process your transaction, send communications to you about the transactions to you, and populate forms for future transactions. This information may be shared with third parties for the same purposes. Tripscam does not disclose your personal information to third parties for the purpose of directly marketing their services to you without explicit permission from you regarding such disclosure. If credit card numbers are submitted during the transaction, we will encrypt that information using industry standard technology. If you write reports about products or businesses with which you transact through the Service, we may publicly display the fact that you transacted with those businesses.

(ii) Activity We may store information about your use of the “Services”, for example search activity, pages viewed by you along with date and time of your visit, and purchases you make through the Tripscam website. We also may store information that your mobile device or computer provides to us in connection with use of Tripscam services, such as your type of computer or mobile device, operating system, language and type of browser, IP address, mobile carrier, phone number, unique device identifier, MAC address, advertising identifier, location (including geolocation and GPS location), and requested and referring URLs. You may be able to disallow our use of certain location data through your device or browser settings.

(iii) Information collected using automatic data collection technologies We may automatically collect certain information about the computer or devices (including mobile devices) you use to access the Services, and about your use of the Services, even if you use the Services without registering or logging in. This includes details including traffic data, location data, logs and other communication data and the resources that you access through our Services. We may further collect information of the URL of the last web page you visited before visiting our websites. We may collect information about Unique mobile device identifier (e.g. IDFA or other device IDs on Apple devices like the iPhone and iPad), if you’re using our Services on a mobile device, we may use mobile device IDs (the unique identifier assigned to a device by the manufacturer), instead of cookies, to recognize you. We may do this to store your preferences and track your use of our applications. Unlike cookies, mobile device IDs cannot be deleted. Advertising companies may use device IDs to track your use of our applications, track the number of advertisements displayed, measure advertising performance and display advertisements that are more relevant to you. Analytics companies may use mobile device IDs to track your usage of our applications. Further we may collect information such as your preferences and settings such as time zone and language, information about your activity on the Services, such as your search queries, comments, domain names, search results selected, number of clicks, pages viewed and the order of those pages, how long you visited our Services, the date and time you used the Services, error logs, and other similar information. If you use the Tripscam app, we may collect information about the presence and/ or absence and/ or details pertaining to other applications on your mobile phone. This will help us understand you and your preferences better and enable Tripscam to provide you with a personalised experience.


Cookies

We, and third parties with whom we partner, may use cookies, pixel tags, web beacons, mobile device IDs, “flash cookies”, advertising identifiers (including mobile identifiers such as Apple’s IDFA or Google’s Advertising ID) and similar files or technologies to collect and store information in respect to your use of the Services and third party websites. Cookies may have unique identifiers, and reside, among other places, on your computer or mobile device, in emails we send to you, and on our web pages. Cookies may transmit information about you and your use of the Service, such as your browser type, search preferences, IP address, data relating to advertisements that have been displayed to you or that you have clicked on, and the date and time of your use. Cookies may be persistent or stored only during an individual session. Some of the pages you visit may also collect information using pixel tags (also called clear gifs) that may be shared with third parties which directly support our promotional activities and website development. For example, website usage information about visitors of the Website may be shared with our third party advertising agency to better target internet banner advertisements on our Website. The information is not, however, personally identifiable, although it could be linked to your personal information.

The purposes for which we use Cookies in the Services consist of:

(a) Functionality Intended to remember information about how you prefer the Service to behave and look. The information these cookies collect may include personally identifiable information that you have disclosed, such as your user name, language or location or categories you prefer to report about. If you do not accept these cookies, it may affect the performance and functionality of the Website and may restrict access to some of the content on the Website.

(b) Processes These Cookies are intended to make the website work in the way you expect. For example remembering previous actions (e.g. entered text) when navigating back to a page in the same session. These cookies don’t identify you as an individual. If you do not accept these cookies, it may affect the performance of the Website partially.

(c) Security, and Compliance These Cookies are intended to prevent fraud, protect your data from unauthorized parties, and comply with legal requirements. For example, we use cookies to ascertain if you are logged in.

(d) Notifications Intended to allow or prevent flash messages/ notices of information or options that could improve your use of the Service in our opinion. For example, we use a Cookie that stops us from showing you the login notification if you have already seen it.

(e) Advertising These Cookies are intended to deliver content that is more relevant to you and your interests. These Cookies also measure the effectiveness of advertising campaigns to make advertising more valuable to advertisers. For example, we may use Cookies to serve you interest-based ads, such as ads based on your actions on our website as well as your visits to other websites. We may share this information with other parties, including advertisers and our agencies.

(f) Analytics Intended to help us understand and analyse how visitors use the Service. For example, we use a Cookie to understand how user interaction flows from one page to another. These cookies don’t identify you as an individual.

(g) Managing Cookies Most internet browsers are initially set up to automatically accept cookies. It may be possible to disable some (but not all) Cookies through your device or browser settings, but doing so may affect the functionality of the Service. You can change the settings to block cookies or to alert you when cookies are being sent to your device. Please refer to your browser instructions or help screen to learn more about how to adjust or modify your browser settings. Please note that changing any of these settings does not prevent the display of all advertisements to you.


Anonymous or De-Identified Data

We may anonymise or/and de-identify information collected from you through the Services or via other means, including via the use of third-party web analytic tools as mentioned in this policy document. As a result, our use and disclosure of anonymous or/and de-identified information is not restricted by this Privacy Policy, and it may be used and disclosed to others without limitation.


How we use the information we collect

We use the information we collect from and about you for a variety of purposes, including to:

(a) To understand your use of our services (for example what features you like and how you use them, etc.), to improve the content and features of our Services (such as by personalising content to your interests), process and complete your transactions, and make special offers.

(b) To ensure that content from the Website is presented in the most effective manner for you and for your computer;

(c) To administer our services and diagnose technical problems including troubleshooting, data analysis, testing, research, statistical and survey purposes;

(d) To provide you with information about other services we offer that are similar to those that you are already using or have shown interest about;

(e) To enable us to display advertisements to our advertisers’ target audiences. Though we do not disclose your personal information for these purposes without your consent, but the advertiser may assume that you meet its target criteria if you click on or otherwise interact with an advertisement.

(f) We may also use your information to contact you about our own and third-party goods and services that may be of interest to you. If you do not want us to use your information in this way, please send us an email at info@tripscam.com and/or unsubscribe following the instructions in the communication sent to you.

(g) To notify you about changes to our Services; to send you Service-related notices.

(h) To verify that the e-mail address provided by you belongs to you, we will send you a verification e-mail. Once, the verification process is complete, your Account will be fully functional.

(i) To enhance the security of the Website;

(j) To carry out our obligations arising from any contracts entered into between you and us and to provide you with the information, products and services that you request from us;

(k) To notify you about change to our Services.

(l) To provide you with Customer support.

(m) To administer contests, competitions and Sweepstakes.


How we share the information we collect

Each and every Content which is uploaded or posted by the user other than his personal Account Information shall be available to the public and the contents can be read by any other user. Public Content is readily available and accessible by any other user including search engines and anyone can collect, reproduce or comment on the said content. Tripscam reserves its right to share the Public Content on any third party sites or on any social networking sites or on any other platform. However, your personal Account Information like contact details will always be safeguarded and protected by us from any third party, unless expressly provided in these Terms.

Any information you voluntarily disclose for posting on the Website, including your profile page information, may be accessible to anyone. When you submit, share or post the Content, it is deemed that you have chosen to make it public, on the website. The content may be re-shared by others.

We may share your personal as well as public information with

(a) Our subsidiaries and affiliates, which are entities under common ownership or control of our parent company Trip Scam Solutions Private Limited.

(b) Contractors, service providers and other third-parties whom we use to support our business and who are bound by contractual obligations to keep personal information confidential and use it only for the purposes for which we disclose it to them.

(c) To a buyer or other successor in the event of a merger, divestiture, restructuring, reorganization, dissolution or other sale or transfer of some or all of Tripscam’s assets, whether as a going concern or as part of bankruptcy, liquidation or similar proceeding, in which personal information held by Tripscam about the users of our Services are among the assets transferred.

(d) To third-parties to market their products or services to you if you have consented to receive the promotional updates. We contractually require these third-parties to keep personal information confidential and use it only for the purposes for which we disclose it to them.

(e) We may share your information with outside vendors that we use for a variety of purposes, such as to send you emails and messages on behalf of other Tripscam members, push notifications to your mobile device on our behalf, provide voice recognition services to process your spoken queries and questions, help us analyze use of our Services, and process and collect payments. Some of our products, services and databases are hosted by third party hosting services providers. We also may use vendors for other projects, such as conducting surveys or organizing sweepstakes for us. We may share information about you with these vendors only to enable them to perform their services.

(f) We may share your information when we believe in good faith that such sharing is reasonably necessary in order to investigate, prevent, or take action regarding possible illegal activities or to comply with legal process. We may also share your information to investigate and address threats or potential threats to the physical safety of any person, to investigate and address violations of this Privacy Policy or the Terms of Service, or to investigate and address violations of the rights of third parties and/or to protect the rights, property and safety of Tripscam, our employees, users, or the public. This may involve the sharing of your information with law enforcement, government agencies, courts, and/or other organizations on account of legal request such as subpoena, court order or government demand to comply with the law.

(g) If you interact with social media features on our Services, such as the Facebook Like button, or use your social media credentials to log-in or post content, these features may collect information about your use of the Services, as well as post information about your activities on the social media service. Your interactions with social media companies are governed by their privacy policies.

If we believe disclosure is necessary or appropriate to protect the rights, property, or safety of Tripscam, our customers or others. This includes exchanging information with other companies and organizations for the purposes of fraud protection and credit risk reduction

If we are under a duty to disclose or share your personal data in order to comply with any legal obligation, or in order to enforce or apply our Terms and other agreements; or to protect the rights, property, or safety of the Company, our customers, or others. This includes exchanging information with other companies and organisations for the purposes of fraud protection and credit risk reduction.


How we protect your personal information

We have implemented appropriate physical, electronic, and managerial procedures to safeguard and help prevent unauthorised access to your information and to maintain data security. These safeguards take into account the sensitivity of the information that we collect, process and store and the current state of technology. The information exchange on our web services uses SSL technology.

You have been provided with (or you have chosen) a password which enables you to access certain parts of the Website or to publish content on this website. You play an important role in keeping your personal information secure. You should not share your user name, password, or other security information for your Tripscam account with anyone. If we receive instructions using your user name and password, we will consider that you have authorised the instructions.

We follow generally accepted industry standards to protect the information submitted by you, both during transmission and once we receive it. Our web services are regularly tested for vulnerability and penetration and we take all efforts to mitigate any security concern. Please note that no method of transmission over the Internet or via mobile device, or method of electronic storage, is 100% secure. Therefore, while we make our best efforts to use commercially acceptable means to protect your personal information, we cannot guarantee its absolute security and thereby usage in a manner that is inconsistent with this Privacy Policy. We assume no liability or responsibility for disclosure of your information due to errors in transmission, unauthorised third-party access, or other causes beyond our control.


Your Rights and Choices

You can choose not to provide us with your personal information for using certain features of the website, for example reading the public content on the Web Services. However, your personal information may be required for certain features of the Web Services. You have the right to ask us what personal information we hold about you by contacting us at the address below (see "Contact Information"), and we may charge a small fee for providing you with this information. You can add or update information about you on the profile page.

You may close your account or delete/ edit your published/ public content on the website by placing a request at our help centre page. Please note that there is a high possibility that copies of your public Content may be retained indefinitely in our systems, including cached and archived pages, or if other users have copied or saved that information. In addition, copies of your Content, including Content that you have removed or deleted from your Account, may also exist elsewhere on the Internet and be retained indefinitely due to the nature of internet sharing.

If you choose to close your Tripscam account, we will deactivate your account and your profile information will be removed from public view. Please note that you will not be able to login or access any of your personal information after closing your account. However, you may open a new account at any time.

You have the right to ask us not to process your personal data for marketing purposes. We will take your consent before using or disclosing your data for such purposes unless mentioned in this Privacy Policy. You can exercise your right to prevent such processing by checking certain boxes on the forms we use to collect your data or contact us at the address below (see "Contact Information”)


External Links

Our web services may contain links to partner networks, advertisers, affiliates and other third parties. If you access a link to any of these websites, the operators of those websites may collect information from you which will be used by them in accordance with their privacy policies and we do not accept any responsibility or liability to those policies. We recommend that you examine the privacy statements posted on those other websites before using their services.


Data Retention and Account Termination

You can close your account by placing a request at Help Centre page. We will remove your public view in our Web Services and/or dissociate them from your account profile. However, we may retain information about you for the purposes authorised under this Privacy Policy unless prohibited by law. For example, we may retain information to prevent, investigate, or identify possible wrongdoing in connection with the Service or to comply with legal obligations.


Children

The Service is intended for general audiences and is not directed to children under 15. We do not knowingly collect personal information from children under 15. If you become aware that a child has provided us with personal information without parental consent, please contact us as mentioned below. If we come to know that a child under 15 has provided us with personal information without parental consent, we take steps to remove such information and terminate the account of the child.


Security

We follow generally accepted industry standards to protect the personal information submitted to us, both during transmission and once we receive it. However, no method of transmission over the Internet or via mobile device, or method of electronic storage, is 100% secure. Therefore, while we strive to use commercially acceptable means to protect your personal information, we cannot guarantee its absolute security.


Modifications to this Privacy Policy

We may revise this Privacy Policy from time to time. The most current version of the Privacy Policy will govern our collection, use, and disclosure of information about you and will be placed on this page. If we make changes to this Privacy Policy, we will notify you by email or by posting a notice on the Service prior to the effective date of the changes. By continuing to access the Website, it will be deemed that you have agreed to the modified Privacy Policy.


Privacy Rights for California Residents

Residents of California are permitted by California law to request and obtain from us once a year, free of charge, a list of the third parties to whom we have disclosed their personal information (if any) for their direct marketing purposes in the prior calendar year, as well as the type of personal information disclosed to those parties. To make such a request, please contact us at mentioned below.


International Data Transfer

The information we collect from or about you may be processed and stored in India and our other various servers located across the world, which may provide for different data protection rules than your residence country. We comply with generally accepted industry standard regulations regarding the collection, use, and retention of data. By using the Services, you consent to the collection, transfer, use, storage and disclosure of your information as described in this Privacy Policy. You further consent to the transfer of your information outside of your country of residence. If you have any questions relating to your personal data, contact us at the address below (see "Contact Information”)


Applications for Job

If you submit information through our Service while applying for employment in our company, the information will be utilised to consider your application. We may retain information submitted by you for any period of time. We may share this information with other companies for the purpose of evaluating your qualifications for employment in our company, as well as with third-party service providers authorised by us to collect, maintain and analyse job applications.


Contact Information

If you believe that Tripscam has not adhered to this Privacy Policy, you may contact us online or write to us. You may further contact us for any other issue as mentioned in the privacy policy as mentioned below:

Kind Attn: Privacy Officer
Trip Scam Solutions Private Limited
A-373A Palam Vihar
Gurgaon, Haryana, India -122017

Email : info@tripscam.com