Privacy Policy

QS-ERA India Pvt Ltd is committed to ensuring that your privacy is protected. Should we ask you to provide certain information by which you can be identified when using any of our websites then you can be assured that it will only be used in accordance with this privacy statement. QS IGAUGE is the brand name of QS-ERA India Pvt Ltd.

QS-ERA India Pvt Ltd may change this policy from time to time. Changes to our policy will be updated on our websites only. You should check our policy from time to time to ensure that you are happy with any modifications. This policy was last updated on 25-Jul-2020.

What we collect

We may collect the following information:

  • Name and job title
  • Contact information including email address
  • Demographic information such as postcode, preferences, and interests
  • Other information relevant to customer surveys and/or offers, and registrations to our events and products

All data collected by QS IGAUGE is stored in a one database environment, regardless of which QS IGAGUE site you contacted us through.

What we do with the information we gather

We require this information to understand your needs and provide you with a better service, and for the following reasons:

This means we will:
  • create a profile about you to help us understand you as a customer and tailor the communications we send you;
  • tell you about other products and services you might be interested in;
  • try to identify products and services you’re interested in

We use the following for marketing and to identify the products and services you are interested in.

  • Your contact details. This includes your name, title/designation, contact number and email address.
  • Information from cookies and tags placed on your connected devices.
  • Details of the products and services you have purchased and how you use them

We will send you information (about the products and services we provide) by phone, post, email, text message, online banner advertising. We also use the information we have about you to personalise these messages wherever we can as we believe it is important to make them relevant to you. We also check that you are happy for us to send you marketing messages before we do so. In each message we send, you also have the option to opt out.

We will only market other organisations’ products and services if you have said it is OK for us to do so.

You can ask us to stop sending you marketing information or withdraw your permission at any time.

Security

We are committed to ensuring that your information is secure. To prevent unauthorized access or disclosure, we safeguard and secure the information we collect online via electronic and managerial procedures.

How we use cookies

A cookie is a small file which asks permission to be placed on your computer’s hard drive. Once you agree, the file is added, and the cookie helps analyse web traffic or lets you know when you visit a site. Cookies allow web applications to respond to you as an individual. The web application can tailor its operations to your needs, likes and dislikes by gathering and remembering information about your preferences.

We may use traffic log cookies to identify which pages are being used. This helps us analyse data about webpage traffic and improve our website to tailor it to customer needs. We only use this information for statistical analysis purposes and then the data is removed from the system.

Overall, cookies help us provide you with a better website, by enabling us to monitor which pages you find useful and which you do not. A cookie in no way gives us access to your computer or any information about you, other than the data you choose to share with us.

You can choose to accept or decline cookies. Most web browsers automatically accept cookies, but you can usually modify your browser setting to decline cookies if you prefer. This may prevent you from taking full advantage of the website.

Links to other websites

Our websites may contain links to other websites of interest. However, once you have used these links to leave our site, you should note that we do not have any control over the other website. Therefore, we cannot be responsible for the protection and privacy of any information which you provide whilst visiting such sites and such sites are not governed by this privacy statement. You should exercise caution and look at the privacy statement applicable to the website in question.

Right to access personal information

Under the law, any individual has a right to ask for a copy of the personal information held about them. This means that you can ask for the information that the QS IGAUGE holds about you. This is known as the right of ‘subject access’.

When making a request you will need to give us:

  • a request in writing (by post or by email)

We may need to ask you to provide:

  • proof of your identity
  • proof of your home address
  • any information that we reasonably need to locate the information you have requested (for example the website or event you registered for)
  • Although you should submit a request in writing, if you would like to speak to someone in person, you can contact the Data Protection Officer using the following details:

    Data Protection Officer

    QS-ERA India Pvt Ltd
    #132, 3 rd floor
    17 th cross, 11 th main Malleshwaram
    Bangalore - 560055
    Ph: 080 46469200
    Email: compliance@igauge.in