Privacy Policy

This Privacy Policy applies to existing users and upon acceptance, for new users.

 

1. Introduction

1.1. This Privacy Policy applies to all surveys, services, websites, associated applications, documentation and communications offered by eValue (SA) cc, (“the services”).

1.2. References to “data” in this Privacy Policy refers to all data collected and/or used by our services, including survey responses, reports and presentations (online and offline).

1.3. “Information” refers to all information about you the client and your survey respondents that we collect or maintain for record purposes.

 

2. Policy applicability

2.1. Organisations using the services of eValue to either directly create their own survey/s or to commission, collaborate, comment on or review surveys created by eValue on their behalf.

2.2. All respondents who receive and/or respond to surveys on the eValue platform.

2.3. Visitors to eValue’s website at https://evalueinsights.com

 

3. Information we collect

3.1. Contact information (e.g. email address)

3.2. Usage information (all interactions with our website and surveys)

3.3. Device and browser data (information from the device used to access our services). Device data mainly means your IP address, operating system version, device type, device ID/MAC address, system and performance information, and browser type. If you are on a mobile device, we may also collect the UUID for that device.

3.4. Information from cookies (see below).

3.5. Log data (our web server keeps log files that record data about the nature of each access, including originating IP addresses, internet service providers, the files viewed on our site (e.g., HTML pages, graphics, etc.), operating system versions, device type and timestamps.

3.6. Information from third parties and integration partners (e.g., you explicitly or implicitly give permission to those third parties to share your information with us for the purpose of conducting a survey(s) or where you have made that information publicly available online).

3.7. If you are an organisation, we will also collect:

3.7.1. Registration information (your name and that of your organisation and other relevant information provided including billing information and payment details relating to your purchase).

3.7.2. Respondent email addresses (email addresses and other contact information to invite and remind respondents to undertake the survey or to thank them on completion – we do not use this data other than for the survey services, unless otherwise directed by you in writing).

3.7.3. Respondent demographic profile information (either predefined as provided to us by the organisation or selected by respondents on commencement of a survey).

3.7.4. Survey data (we store all survey questions and responses along with the related analytics in our reports).

 

4. How the information is used

4.1. We use your data to send you information and (if you agree) to keep you up to date with our services or to contact you regarding the subject of your interest.

4.2. Data that you provide to us passively is used strictly anonymously by eValue. We do this to improve the quality, security and user-friendliness of the website. eValue only uses your personally identifiable information to provide you with information about eValue services and survey reports. For example, if you send us an email requesting information about eValue, we will use your email address and the other information you supply in response.

4.3. If we wish to use your personal information to inform you about other eValue services, we will let you know in advance and offer you the option of indicating that you do not want to receive such information.

4.4. Our website allows you to register and enter information about yourself. We use this information to personalise the online experience of our website and to deliver content that is most appropriate for you. If you no longer wish to receive information from eValue, contact us at info@evalueinsights.com

 

5. Sharing your information

5.1. We do not share any organisational or respondent information with third parties unless this is necessary to deliver our services or if this is a legal obligation. Moreover, eValue may disclose personal data that it has collected to its third-party subsidiaries and/or associated organisations if this is necessary to achieve the purpose for which you have given us the information.

5.2. If applicable, we maintain the confidentiality of all survey responses received from your survey respondents and where such respondents have supplied identifiable information including inter-alia their name(s) and email addresses that compromise their anonymity. Such information shall not be disclosed or made available to you or to any third party unless expressly consented to by the respondent or as otherwise required by law.

5.3. If you leave data on our website, you are expressly consenting to the transfer of your data to other parts of eValue.

 

6. Data storage

The personal information that you provide to eValue is stored to keep you up to date with our services or to contact you regarding the subject of your interest. Such information may also be stored to provide a comparative trend analysis of survey results over a period of time. If you request your data to be removed, this will be done promptly.

 

7. Data security

eValue has an appropriate policy to protect your personally identifiable information against loss, abuse, amendment and unintentional destruction. Our staff member(s) who have access to your data are trained to safeguard the confidentiality of such information.

 

8. Exercising your rights

8.1. eValue recognises its responsibility for the protection of your online privacy. If you have questions or comments about the administration of your personal data, please contact us at info@evalueinsights.com. You can also use this address for questions about compliance with our online Privacy Policy.

8.2. You have the following data protection rights:

8.2.1. If you want to access your personal information, have corrections made to it, have it updated, or want to request its removal, you can do so whenever you like by contacting info@evalueinsights.com

8.2.2. You can also object to the processing of your personal information or ask us to limit the processing of your personal information by contacting info@evalueinsights.com

8.2.3. You have the right to unsubscribe from the marketing communications that we send you from time to time.

8.2.4. Similarly, if we have collected and processed your personal information with your consent, you can withdraw your consent whenever you like. Withdrawing does not affect the lawfulness of any processing that was carried out prior to the withdrawal, nor does it affect the processing of personal information carried out on the basis of grounds for processing other than consent.

8.2.5. You have the right to complain to a data protection authority about the collection and use of your personal information. We will respond to all requests that we receive from individuals seeking to exercise their data protection rights in accordance with the applicable legislation related to data protection. Notwithstanding the foregoing, we reserve the right to retain any information in our archives that we consider necessary for us to comply with our legal obligations, settle disputes and enforce our contracts.

 

9. Information you share

9.1. Our services let you share information with others that may be indexed by search engines.

9.2. We do not share your information or data with third parties outside eValue except in the following limited circumstances:

9.2.1. If you are an organisation using eValue, your account information and data may be shared with our administrator(s) and your survey data may be visible to other members in your own team with whom you share your surveys or with whom you collaborate. Your administrator(s) will be able to view your account data, change your passwords, suspend, transfer or terminate your account or restrict your settings. Please refer to your organisation’s internal policies if you have questions about this.

9.3. To help us provide certain aspects of our services we may use our affiliates and trusted key partners. In particular, we may engage third parties to:

9.3.1. Facilitate customers in making payments.

9.3.2. Deliver and help us track our marketing and advertising content.

9.3.3. Help us track website conversion success metrics.

9.3.4. Manage our sales and customer support services to you.

9.3.5. Provide certain online reports relating to your survey(s) such as specialised statistical reports.

9.3.6. We enter into confidentiality and data processing terms with partners to ensure they comply with high levels of confidentiality and best practice in privacy and security standards and we regularly review these standards and practices.

9.3.7. We share your information or data if you choose to use an integration in conjunction with eValue services, to the extent necessary to facilitate that use (e.g. API links to other third-party service providers engaged by you).

9.4. We also may have to share information or data in order to:

9.4.1. Meet any applicable law, regulation, legal process or enforceable governmental request.

9.4.2. Enforce applicable policies, including investigation of potential violations.

9.4.3. Detect, prevent, or otherwise address fraud, security or technical issues.

9.4.4. Protect against harm to the rights, property or safety of our users, the public or to eValue and/or as required or permitted by law.

9.4.5. Facilitate a sale, merger or change in control of all or any part of our company or business or in preparation for any of these events.

 

10. Cookies

10.1. Cookies are small text files that can be used by websites to make the user experience more efficient. According to law, we may store cookies if they are necessary for use of the site or survey service. We need your consent, for all other types of cookies. eValue’s website uses various types of cookies. Some cookies are placed by third-party services that are displayed on our pages.

10.2. The cookies we use:

10.2.1. Necessary cookies help to make a website easier to use by enabling basic functions such as page navigation and access to secured areas of the website. Without these cookies, the website may not work properly.

10.2.2. Preference cookies ensure that a website can remember information that affects the behaviour and design of the website, such as your preferred language.

10.2.3. Statistical cookies help website owners understand how visitors use their website by anonymously collecting and reporting data.

10.2.4. Marketing cookies are used to follow visitors when they visit our website. Their purpose is to display advertisements that are relevant and tailored to the individual user. As a result, these advertisements will become more valuable to publishers and external advertisers.

10.2.5. Unsubscribing and managing cookies – you can choose to remove or disable cookies via your browser settings.

 

11. Data Retention

If you hold an account with eValue, we do not delete the data in your account – you are responsible for and control the duration that we retain this data. If you are a survey Respondent, you will need to ask your organisation’s internal survey administrator how long your responses will be stored in eValue services.

 

12. Safety of Minors

Our services are not intended for and may not be used by minors. “Minors” are individuals under a designated age as defined under the laws of their residence. eValue does not knowingly collect personal data from minors or allow them to register. If it comes to our attention that we have collected personal data from a Minor, we may delete this information without notice. If you have reason to believe that this has occurred, please contact eValue.

 

13. Changes to our Privacy Policy

We may make changes to this Privacy Policy from time to time. We will identify the changes we have made on this page. In circumstances where a change will materially affect the way in which we collect or use your personal information or data, we will send a notice of this change to all of our account holders.

 

14. Your rights

You have certain legal rights to: obtain information about whether we hold personal information about you, to access such personal information and to correct, update, amend or delete in appropriate circumstances. Some rights may be subject to exceptions or limitations. We will respond to your request to exercise these rights within a reasonable time (and in all cases within 30 days of receiving a request).

14.1. Rights that you are entitled to include:

14.2. Data access rights

14.3. Right to restrict processing

14.4. Right of rectification

14.5. Right to deletion

14.6. Right to object to processing

14.7. Right to withdraw consent; and

14.8. Data portability rights

 

15. Exercising your rights

Our contact information for privacy inquiries is info@evalueinsights.com

 

16. Complaints

If you are dissatisfied with how we have manage a complaint, you have submitted to us, you are entitled to contact your local data protection supervisory authority.