Privacy Policy

Effective June 20, 2017.

This Privacy Policy describes the practices of eBrake Technologies Inc. (“eBrake”,“we”,“us”, “our”) with respect to our collection, use, storage and disclosure of Personal Information (as defined herein) about you in connection with your use of the EBrake application (the “EBrake App”) and EBrake website located at www.eBrake.ca (the “EBrake Website” and together with the EBrake App, collectively referred to herein as the “EBrake Services”).

This Privacy Policy supplements any agreement you already have with EBrake, including but not limited to, the EBrake End User License Agreement (the “EULA”). This Privacy Policy does not replace the terms of the EULA. By agreeing to the terms of the EULA and by downloading and using the EBrake Services, you are consenting to our collection, use and disclosure of your Personal Information in accordance with this Privacy Policy.

1. COLLECTION OF PERSONAL INFORMATION

Personal Information” means information about an identifiable individual, including but not limited to, a first and last name, date of birth and an email address.

We collect Personal Information when you voluntarily provide it to us or use the EBrake Services. You are not obligated to provide your Personal Information, however we may not be able to provide you with access to the EBrake Services, or portions of the EBrake Services, without that Personal Information.

In connection with your use of the EBrake Services, we may collect and store Personal Information that you submit through the EBrake Services, as well as information about your use of and activities on the EBrake Services. Among the Personal Information we collect, please note the following:

2. YOUR CONSENT

Except as described in this Privacy Policy, we will not disclose, share or sell your Personal Information that we collect through the EBrake Services to Third Parties without your express consent. In the event that we want to share your Personal Information with a Third Party, a notice (“Notice”) will be sent to you through the EBrake App requesting permission to disclose your Personal Information to a named Third Party. You will be required to check the relevant box indicating that you consent to the disclosure of your Personal Information to the named Third Party. Notice will be sent to you through the EBrake App for each Third Party who seeks access to your Personal Information that you have provided through the EBrake App.

We will not seek your express consent to disclose, share or sell any Aggregate Information collected through the EBrake Services. As previously mentioned, Aggregate Information does not identify you directly. 

3. USE OF INFORMATION

We may disclose, share or sell Personal Information about you with other people in the following ways:

4. LINKS TO OTHER WEBSITES

The EBrake Services may contain links to Third Party sites that are not governed by this Privacy Policy. When you click on any one of those links, you are contacting another website or Internet resource. We have no responsibility or liability for, control over, those other websites or Internet resources or their collection, use and disclosure of your personal information. Therefore, we recommend that you examine the privacy statements of those sites to learn how your information may be collected, used, shared and disclosed.

5. COOKIES AND OTHER SIMILAR TECHNOLOGIES

We, and Third Parties, including our partners, affiliates, tracking utility company, and services providers, may use cookies. Cookies are pieces of information or data sent to your browser from a web server and stored on your computer’s hard drive for record-keeping purposes. Cookies tell our computer that you have visited before and help to make your visit more personal so you do not have to re-enter info on a return visit. Cookies also allow us to count the number of unique and return visitors who use the EBrake Website. We do not tie the information gathered to your Personal Information.

We, and Third Parties, including our partners, affiliates, tracking utility company, and  services providers, may also use web beacons/pixel tags, log files, local shared objects (which may, on the web-coded portions of the Services, include "flash cookies") barcodes, session ID, persistent cookies, and other technologies to collect certain information about users of the EBrake Services, interactions with our applications, websites, emails and online advertisements. For example, through these means, we may collect your browser, device type and its operating system, viewed webpages, links that are clicked, IP address, sites visited before coming to our website, emails we send that you open, forward, or click through to our website. Collecting this information, and linking it with your Personal Information, helps us to best tailor the EBrake Services and enhance your experience by saving your preferences while you are using the EBrake Services, and to help identify site features that may be of particular interest to you. The use of cookies by Third Parties including our partners, affiliates, tracking utility company, services providers is not covered by our Policy.

If you prefer, you can reset your browser to notify you when you have received a cookie or, alternatively, disable cookies and similar technologies through settings on your device or internet browser. Note that the opt-out will apply only to the device or browser that you are using when you elect to opt out. Furthermore, it is important to note that you may not be able to use certain features of the EBrake Services if you choose not to accept cookies.

6. CHILDREN

Children under the age of 18 should always get permission from their parents before sending information about themselves over the Internet. We will not knowingly encourage any child under the age of 18 to register for the EBrake Services or to access those features which require registration. If a child provides us with Personal Information, we ask that any concerned parent or guardian of that child contact us.

7. DATA RETENTION

Personal Information will be retained as long as necessary for the fulfillment of the purpose for which it was collected and for a reasonable time thereafter or for so long as we are required to maintain such information by law or other applicable rules of regulations.

We will destroy Personal Information collected and stored through the EBrake Services when it is no longer needed or required to be kept, or we remove personal identifier to render it anonymous.

8. SECURITY

We will take reasonable security measures to store and maintain Personal Information to protect it from loss, misuse, alteration destruction by any unauthorized party while it is under our control. However, you are in control of the information you enter, transmit or display in connection with your use of the EBrake App and you are solely responsible for the consequences of any such actions. While we make reasonable efforts to protect Personal Information, no transmission of data over the Internet is 100% secure. Therefore, we cannot guarantee its absolute security.

The Personal Information that you provide to us may be transferred outside of Canada for processing and storage. We, or our service providers may store Personal Information on servers located in other jurisdictions, including the United States. Please note that privacy laws in such jurisdictions differ from Canadian privacy laws and that in some jurisdictions your Personal Information may be accessed by law enforcement authorities or the courts.

9. QUESTIONS AND CONCERNS

Any of your questions, complaints or claims with respect to the EBrake App should be directed to:
EBrake Technologies Inc.
2969 132nd Street
Surrey, British Columbia, Canada

10. UPDATES TO THIS PRIVACY POLICY

We may change or update portions of this Privacy Policy at any time by posting a new version of this Privacy Policy on the EBrake Website located at www.ebrake.ca/ privacy. Please check back from time to time so you are aware of any changes or updates to this Privacy Policy. The effective date of this Privacy Policy will be posted at the top of the page. If you continue to access or use the EBrake Services after the changes are in effect, you agree to be bound by the revised Privacy Policy.