Addon receives various types of information (“the information”) from users who access our website and messaging platform, including personal information as detailed in the Promotion of Access to information Act (“PAIA”), Act 2 of 2000, and as detailed in s 1 of ECTA (hereinafter referred to “personal information”).
Addon may electronically collect, store and use personal information, including but not limited to names, contact details and email addresses. Addon voluntarily subscribes to section 51 of ECTA and endeavors to treat personal information accordingly. Whenever the user is of the opinion that Addon fails to comply with section 51 of ECTA, the user shall contact Addon. Addon will review the user’s representations made by email and, if within Addon’s sole and absolute discretion is advisable, take corrective action, if any. To ensure acquaintance with and awareness of the privacy measures and polices of Addon, the user is urged to take care to read and understand the underlying privacy clauses incorporated in these terms and conditions:
– Keeping Your Personal Information Safe
We make sure that appropriate controls are in place, to ensure that we take good care of your Personal Information, and we never share it with, or sell it to, any unrelated and unauthorised third parties.
However, the transmission of information over the Internet is never completely secure and as a result, while we strive to protect your Personal Information, Addon cannot guarantee the security of any information you transmit to us, and you do so at your own risk. Once we receive your Personal Information, we make every effort to try to ensure its security by having strict technical and technological measures that accord with POPIA, in place.
All staff who have access to your Personal Information, understand the importance of:
• keeping your information safe and secure at all times.
• strictly adhering to internal privacy and security policies.
• ongoing training to support them, in keeping your Personal Information safe and secure at all times.
We cannot be held responsible for the privacy policies and practices of other websites, even if you access them by using links from our website(s) and we recommend, that you check the policy of each site that you visit.
– Cookies Policy & POPIA