Dr DH Bagwandeen and Associates Inc. is committed to protecting your privacy and to giving you a safe online experience. Data protection and security are of the utmost importance to us. Your data are treated confidentially. Should you as a customer have a particular need for confidentiality extending beyond the usual confidentiality that is expected, we shall gladly support you with the confirmation and implementation of a data protection policy as formulated by you.
This Statement of Privacy applies to the Dr DH Bagwandeen and Associates Inc. website and provides information on the type, extent and purpose of the collection, processing and utilisation of personal data. This data protection policy only refers to the web pages of Dr DH Bagwandeen and Associates Inc. as well as all data that are processed while fulfilling the service. By using the Dr DH Bagwandeen and Associates Inc. website, you consent to the data practices described in this statement.
Protection of personal data
Personal data include all information relating to an identified or identifiable natural person. A person is identifiable for example if the personal connection can be established through a combination of information with supplementary knowledge, even if such knowledge is available only by coincidence.
Dr DH Bagwandeen and Associates Inc. collects personally identifiable information (for example title, name, postal address, e-mail address, telephone number, bank details, credit card number). All personal data are used exclusively for contract processing, processing of your requests as well as maintenance of the customer relation. The consent to use your data for the aforesaid purposes can also include transfer of your data to selected partners of Dr DH Bagwandeen and Associates Inc. However, it will not be circulated to other third parties.
Automatic data capturing
There is also data transmitted to Dr DH Bagwandeen and Associates Inc. by the customer’s Internet browser about your computer hardware and software that is automatically collected by Dr DH Bagwandeen and Associates Inc. for technical reasons (for example your IP address, browser type and version, operating system used, referring website from which the customer operates, website which the customer visits, domain names, and date and time of access by the customer). These anonymous data are stored separately from any personal data that may have been provided and do not allow any conclusions regarding a specific person. They are evaluated for statistical purposes in order to optimise the website and to maintain quality of the service offered by Dr DH Bagwandeen and Associates Inc. These data are deleted after their evaluation. Dr DH Bagwandeen and Associates Inc. is not responsible for the privacy statements or other content on websites outside of the Dr DH Bagwandeen and Associates Inc. and Dr DH Bagwandeen and Associates Inc. family of websites.
Other data protection
We protect our website and other systems against access, modification and distribution of data by unauthorised third parties by means of the latest technical to organisational measures. Upon request by the competent authorities, Dr DH Bagwandeen and Associates Inc. is entitled to provide information on usage data in individual cases provided that this is necessary for purposes of criminal prosecution, for the aversion of dangers by the police authorities of the countries, for the fulfilment of statutory tasks by the federal and state protection authorities, of the South African Intelligence Service or the Military Counter-Intelligence Service or for the enforcement of intellectual property rights.
Information on cookies and Google Analytics
So-called cookies are used to recognise multiple use of an offer by the same user. Cookies are small text files sent by web servers to web browsers, which the web browser downloads and saves on the customer’s computer. This enables a web server to identify and track web browsers. The cookies serve to optimise the website and offers of Dr DH Bagwandeen and Associates Inc. These so-called “session cookies” are deleted after the customer’s visit has ended. The cookies do not collect any personal data. The second kind of cookies, persistent cookies, remain stored on the customer’s computer until deleted, or until they reach their expiry date.
You can prevent storage of the cookies by means of the appropriate setting of your browser software. However, we would like to point out that you may possibly be unable to use all the functions of this website to their full extent in this case. Furthermore, you can prevent the capturing of data (incl. your IP address) provided by the cookie and associated with your utilisation of the website to Google as well as processing of these data by Google by downloading and installing the browser plugin available under the current link, namely tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout.