Last Updated on June 07, 2019
4. Provision of Personal Information
Website users are not required to provide personal information to visit the Website, however, users may need to provide personal information to create a profile, register on the Website, reserve a parking space, pay for the parking space, benefit from services offered by Parqer or gain access to parts of the Website.
5. Personal Information
Personal information refers to information about an identifiable individual (also referred to as a natural person). This personal information may include but is not limited to the Website user’s name, coordinates, email address, payment information, vehicle type and other information deemed relevant. Parqer will only collect and use personal information that users of the Website provide voluntarily.
6. Safeguard of Personal Information
Parqer shall handle all personal information provided on the Website in a transparent and lawful manner, in accordance with the principles and guidelines set forth in the GDPR.
Further, all information collected through or on the Website shall be protected from unauthorized disclosures, deletion, damage and destruction by virtue of the procedures and systems implemented by Parqer. The objective of such procedures and measures is to safeguard users’ personal information and maintain their integrity.
7. Purpose and Usage
The personal information provided by users shall be used by Parqer to fulfill the purpose set out by the Website. The personal information may be used to reserve a parking space, make a payment, cancel a reservation or effect any transaction involving a parking space listed or available on the Website. The Website users’ personal information will be used to the extent that is necessary to fulfill the objectives listed in this section, and in legitimate proportions and durations to comply with the GDPR.
For transparency purposes, you understand and acknowledge that Parqer may use the personal information submitted on or through the Website for the following purposes:
- to reserve parking spaces and to perform all corresponding services described on the Website;
- to provide personalized recommendations and offers;
- to inform users of parking spaces and availabilities that may be of interest;
- to communicate with you regarding a parking space, a reservation or to provide other information;
- to respond to questions, comments, suggestions or other requests for information;
- to verify features, sections, parts and services offered on the Website;
- to improve and assess the Website;
- to conduct research relating to the Website and to the services offered on the Website,;
- for any other reasonable and relevant purpose as determined by Parqer.
To fulfill the data minimization obligation in the GDPR, all personal information used by Parqer shall be limited to information that is relevant and necessary to fulfill the specific purpose.
If the Website user provides its explicit consent, Parqer shall be authorized to use the personal information provided by the user in accordance with such specific consent.
8. Laws and Court Orders
Website users understand and acknowledge that Parqer may be obliged to disclose personal information provided on the Website as a result of a legal obligation, regulation or court order. The GDPR also indicates that the communication and disclosure of personal information transmitted using a website may be necessary to promote public interest.
Parqer shall disclose personal information to comply with laws in force, regulations or a court order. If such disclosure is required by applicable law, Parqer shall not be obligated to advise the user prior to the disclosure.
If a valid court order requires the provision of personal information by Parqer, Parqer shall provide the required information in accordance with the instructions detailed in the court order. Parqer shall give the Website user prompt notice of Parqer’s obligation to disclose such personal information, in an effort to allow the user to seek injunctive or all appropriate legal remedies.
9. Collection and Storage of Personal Information
Parqer shall update all users’ personal information on an as needed basis to ensure accuracy and precision. Parqer shall immediately erase or correct all erroneous personal information once the error is brought to Parqer’s attention by a Website user.
All personal information provided on or through the Website shall be stored and maintained in Parqer’s servers for a reasonable duration. Parqer shall maintain the personal information in its data files and storage for the duration that is necessary based the purpose and the consent provided by the user. The maintenance and storage of personal information by Parqer shall limited in time and scope and shall comply with all applicable legislation, more specifically the GDPR.
10. Website Users’ Rights
Users who provide personal information using or through the Website shall have certain rights relating to the personal information. Users will have the right to be informed of Parqer’s collection, maintenance and storage of their personal information. Parqer shall provide the user with the requested information upon written request.
Users shall also have the right to request the deletion or correction of inaccurate or false personal information. Upon request by a user, Parqer shall remove such personal information from its servers, or shall make all appropriate corrections to such personal information.
11. Prior Consent
Parqer undertakes to secure the users’ consent prior to any storage, collection or management of the user’s personal information. Where possible, the user’s consent should be in writing, specific ad explicit. Users below the age of eighteen (18) are not able to provide valid consent and are not authorized to use the Website.
12. Fraud Detection
Parqer undertakes to routinely run fraud detection tests to ensure the Website functions properly. During the course of a fraud detection test performed by a third party service provider, such third party provider may be able to authenticate users. Website users understand that such third party service providers may have access to personal information about the Website’s users, such as IP addresses.
13. Transfers of Personal Information
Parqer shall not transfer its users’ personal information outside the European Union or internationally unless the transfer of such information complies with the restrictions and terms set forth in the GDPR. Parqer shall transfer personal information only to those countries that comply with strict data protection regulations. These countries include the United States.
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