Certain services are linked with those linked sites, some which offer you the option to share with both MiX Telematics and the third party personal data you provide. However, MiX Telematics will not share your personal information with those linked sites unless you make that choice.
What we collect
When you register on the MiX Telematics website certain information will be collected about you in order to provide you with the services you have requested. We may collect the following information:
• name and job title
• company name
• contact information including email address
• demographic information such as postcode, preferences and interests
• other information relevant to customer surveys and/or offers
What we do with the information we gather
Once you choose to register with MiX Telematics and provide us with personal information, it may be used for the purposes of providing you with the requested service and in conformity with the provisions of the Electronic Communications and Transactions Act 25/2002 (Republic of South Africa). We respect your privacy and undertake not to sell, rent or lease your personal information to others.
We require this information to understand your needs and provide you with a better service, and in particular for the following reasons:
• Internal record keeping.
• We may use the information to improve our products and services.
• We may periodically send promotional emails about new products, special offers or other information which we think you may find interesting using the email address which you have provided.
From time to time, we may also use your information to contact you for market research purposes. We may contact you by email, phone, fax or mail. We may use the information to customise the website according to your interests.
MiX Telematics will not share your personal information with third parties except in responding to your requests for products or services. Your permission will be requested when you submit your information.
MiX Telematics may partner with other organizations who may provide you with the services requested through the MiX Telematics website. These partner organisation are required to keep confidential the information received on behalf of MiX Telematics and may not use it for any purpose other than to carry out the services they are performing for MiX Telematics. MiX Telematics will not share personal information with any other third parties without your permission, unless required by law enforcement action, subpoena, or local law.
We are committed to ensuring that your information is secure and shall take all reasonable measures to protect the information you provide us. In order to prevent unauthorised access or disclosure, we have put in place suitable physical, electronic and managerial procedures to safeguard and secure the information we collect online.
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We use traffic log cookies to identify which pages are being used. This helps us analyse data about web page traffic and improve our website in order to tailor it to customer needs. We only use this information for statistical analysis purposes and then the data is removed from the system.
Overall, cookies help us provide you with a better website, by enabling us to monitor which pages you find useful and which you do not. A cookie in no way gives us access to your computer or any information about you, other than the data you choose to share with us.
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Links to other websites
Our website may contain links to other websites of interest. However, once you have used these links to leave our site, you should note that we do not have any control over that other website. Therefore, we cannot be responsible for the protection and privacy of any information which you provide whilst visiting such sites and such sites are not governed by this privacy statement. You should exercise caution and look at the privacy statement applicable to the website in question.
Controlling your personal information
You may choose to restrict the collection or use of your personal information in the following way:
We will not sell, distribute or lease your personal information to third parties unless we have your permission or are required by law to do so.
MiX Telematics will try to keep your personal information accurate. You may request details of personal information which we hold about you. If you would like a copy of the information held on you please email us at the above address.
To protect your privacy and security, when doing so we will also take reasonable steps to verify your identity, such as a password and user ID, before granting access to your data.
Upon request, MiX Telematics will:
• Correct personal information that you state is incorrect; or
• Permit you to “opt out” of further contact (excepting notification of major changes to the service), either on the original site of registration or at any time subsequently, while still allowing basic access to the site;
• Remove you and your personal information provided electronically from our database, thereby cancelling your registration.
To request a correction or cancellation, send an e-mail to the address provided to you at registration for this purpose.
Changes to this statement
Acceptance of policy
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