Intended Use of Personal Data :
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PDC may collect and use personal data to provide information to you about us, to market products and services, to process orders or applications submitted by you, to create products or services to meet your needs, to seek your feedback or to contact you in relation to those services offered on the Site, to provide you educative information to help resolve your problem and/or to help build your knowledge as also to allow you to subscribe to our newsletters.
PDC keeps your data and all information received only for as long as is reasonably necessary for such above mentioned purposes and in compliance with applicable laws, in relation to legal or ethical reporting or documentation retention requirements. Every effort has been made to keep the data and all information received safe and secure but we advise users to use the Site at their own discretion.
The Site is not intended nor aimed for the use or access by children below 18 years of age.
Non-disclosure of Information
PDC will not sell, share, or otherwise distribute your personal data to third parties without your prior consent. However, if it is necessary to provide the same to a third party for further processing or in connection with its business, it will be in accordance with the applicable law for the purpose for which the data were originally collected. PDC will, wherever possible, endeavour to ensure that the disclosure and intended use of the data are clearly indicated and that such third parties provide the same level of protection as PDC.
Security and Confidentiality
To ensure the security and confidentiality of personal data that PDC collects online, PDC uses data networks protected, inter alia, by industry standard firewall and password protection. Access to personal data is restricted to only those employees on a need to know basis for the sole purpose of preserving the data and who are otherwise authorized and trained to handle such data properly. Staff compliance with our policies and procedures is regularly reviewed. While we cannot guarantee against any loss, misuse or alteration to data, we strive to prevent any such unfortunate occurrences.
PDC may have databases in different jurisdictions. PDC, if required, may transfer your data to one of its databases outside your country of domicile. In such event if the level of privacy protection in such country of database does not comply with recognized international standards, we will ensure that data transfers to such databases in that country are adequately protected and that the transfer of data to third parties in such countries will not occur unless PDC implements the standards it generally follows to maintain the personal data.
Anonymous Data and Cookies
Most of the information that PDC may collect from its Site is anonymous information, such as the pages you visit and the searches you perform. The anonymous information is processed by PDC to help improve the contents of the Site and to compile aggregate statistics about individuals using our site for internal, market research purposes. In doing so, PDC may install “Cookies" that collect the first level domain name of the user and the date and time of access. "Cookies" by themselves cannot be used to discover the identity of the user. A "Cookie" is a small piece of information, which is sent to your browser and stored on your computer's hard drive. Cookies do not damage your computer. You can set your browser to notify you when you receive a "Cookie", this will enable you to decide if you want to accept it or not.
PDC does not support "Spamming". Spamming is defined as sending unsolicited e-mails, usually of a commercial nature, in large numbers and repeatedly to individuals with whom the sender has had no previous contact or who have declined to receive such communications. In contrast, PDC may inform all its visitors of its services or other related information by e-mail, whilst giving you the choice of opting out of such service.
Links to other websites
Social Media Platforms
Communication, engagement and actions taken through external social media platforms that this Site and its owners participate on are custom to the terms and conditions as well as the privacy policies held with each social media platform respectively.
Users are advised to use social media platforms wisely and communicate/engage upon them with due care and caution in regard to their own privacy and personal details. This Site or its owners will never ask for personal or sensitive information through social media platforms and encourage users wishing to discuss sensitive details to contact them through primary communication channels such as by email.
This Site may use social sharing buttons which help share web content directly from web pages to the social media platform in question. Users are advised before using such social sharing buttons that they do so at their own discretion and note that the social media platform may track and save your request to share a web page respectively through your social media platform account.
No Paid Services offered
Unless otherwise stated, the Site does not offer you to access any content on payment basis. The access to the content of the Site is only on "read-only" basis.