Privacy Policy

This privacy policy is effective as of: September 4, 2018. Oserve Pvt Ltd, values your privacy, in this privacy policy, we describe the information we collect about you when you visit our website, www.Oserve.pk and use the services available on the website, and how we use and disclose that information.

If you have any questions or comments about privacy policy, please contact us at info@Oserve.pk. This privacy policy is incorporated into and is subject to the Oserve terms of use, which can be accessed at www.Oserve.pk/terms. Your use of the website and/or services and any personal information you provide on the website remains subject to the terms of the policy and Oserve’s terms of use.

1. Collection of Your Personal Information :

“Personal information” is defined to include information that whether on its own or in combination with other information may be used to readily identify or contact you such as: name, address, email address, phone number etc.

We collect personal information from Service Professionals offering their Services. Service Professionals and customers are required to create an account to be able to access certain portions of our Website. Service Professionals, if and when they create and use an account with Oserve, will be required to disclose and provide to Oserve information including personal contact details, personal identification details (such as CNIC number, phone number & location etc.) and participate in surveys or feedbacks etc. Such information gathered shall be utilized to ensure greater customer satisfaction and help a customer satiate their needs. The type of personal information that we collect from you varies based on your particular interaction with our Website.

2. Collection of Personal Information from Social Networking Sites :

You may log into our Website through your Facebook account. If you do so, you must enter the email address and password that you use for your Facebook account. We will ask that you grant us permission to access and collect your Facebook basic information (this includes your name, profile picture, gender, networks, user IDs, list of friends, date of birth, email address, and any other information you have set to public on your Facebook account). If you allow us to have access to this information, then we will have access to this information even if you have chosen not to make that information public. We store the information that we receive from Facebook or any other social networking platform with other information that we collect from you or receive about you. Facebook controls the information it collects from you. For information about how Facebook may use and disclose your information, including any information you make public, please consult Facebook’s privacy policy. We have no control over how any third-party site uses or discloses the personal information it collects about you.

3. Background Verification :

The Service Professional acknowledges that as part of the on-boarding process, the Company or an entity/agency appointed or nominated by the Company (“Verifier”), may undertake background verification checks of the Service Professional in order to authenticate inter alia the genuineness and competency of the Service Professional. In light of the above, the Service Professional expressly consents to and acknowledges the following: i) The Service Professional does not and will not have any objection to Oserve sharing the Service Professional’s personal information and documents, including but not limited to name, gender, date of birth, addresses, mobile number, email, education record & other government issued IDs such as CNIC card, driving license etc. (collectively “Proprietary Information”) with the Verifier for the purpose of background checks and verification. ii) The Service Professional authorizes the Verifier to securely store the Service Professional’s Proprietary Information on their platform and understands that the Verifier shall endeavor to ensure confidentiality of the same. iii) The Service Professional acknowledges that the digital record of the Proprietary Information on the Verifier’s platform shall be accessible to Oserve and their authorized users/partners/affiliates/contractors shall be entitled to access and update such digital record on the Verifier’s platform, including data, documents, certificates, verification reports, references, testimonials, etc. and shall be entitled to use the related services provided via the Verifier’s platform. iv) Oserve reserves its right to take appropriate actions (in its sole discretion) pursuant to the outcome of the background check and verification. If we deem it necessary, in our sole and absolute discretion, we may also ask for and collect supplemental information from third parties, such as any identification details you provide during registration.

4. How Personal Information Is Used :

We collect your personal information and aggregate information about the use of our Website and Services to better understand your needs and to provide you with a better Website experience. Specifically, we may use your personal information for any of the following reasons:

i) To provide our Services to you, including registering you for our Services, verifying your identity and authority to use our Services, and to otherwise enable you to use our Website and our Services; ii) For customer support and to respond to your inquiries; iii) For internal record-keeping purposes; To improve and maintain our Website and our Services (for example, we track information entered through the “Search” function; this helps us determine which areas of our Website users like best and areas that we may want to enhance; we also will use for trouble-shooting purposes, where applicable); iv)To periodically send promotional emails to the email address you provide regarding new products from Oserve, special offers from Oserve or other information about Oserve that we think you may find interesting; v) To contact you via email, telephone, mail, or, where requested, by text message, to deliver certain services or information you have requested; vi) For Oserve’s market research purposes, including, but not limited to, the customization of the Website according to your interests; vii) We may use your demographic information (i.e., age, postal code, residential and commercial addresses, and other various data) to more effectively facilitate the promotion of services to appropriate target audiences and for other research and analytical purposes; viii) To resolve disputes, to protect ourselves and other users of our Website and Services, and to enforce our Terms of Use; ix) We also may compare personal information collected through the Website and Services to verify its accuracy with personal information collected from third parties. x) We may combine aggregate data with the personal information we collect about you. xi) From time to time, Oserve may use personal information for new and unanticipated uses not previously disclosed in our Privacy Policy. If our information practices change regarding information previously collected, Oserve shall make reasonable efforts to provide notice and obtain consent of any such uses as may be required by law.

5. Security :

We employ procedural and technological security measures, which are reasonably designed to help protect your personal information from unauthorized access or disclosure. Oserve may use encryption, passwords, and physical security measures to help protect your personal information against unauthorized access and disclosure. No security measures, however, are 100% complete. Therefore, we do not promise and cannot guarantee, and thus you should not expect, that your personal information or private communications will not be collected and used by others. You should take steps to protect against unauthorized access to your password, phone, and computer by, among other things, signing off after using a shared computer, choosing a robust password that nobody else knows or can easily guess, and keeping your log-in and password private. Oserve is not responsible for the unauthorized use of your information or for any lost, stolen, compromised passwords, or for any activity on your Account via unauthorized password activity.

6. Disclosure :

We may share the information that we collect about you, including your personal information, as follows:

a. Information Disclosed To Protect Us And Other: We may disclose your information including Personal Information if: (i) Oserve reasonably believes that disclosure is necessary in order to comply with a legal process (such as a court order, search warrant, etc.) or other legal requirement of any governmental authority. (ii) disclosure would potentially mitigate our liability in an actual or potential lawsuit. (iii) reasonably necessary to enforce this Privacy Policy, our Terms of Use etc. (iv) disclosure is intended to help investigate or prevent unauthorized transactions or other illegal activities, or (v) necessary or appropriate to protect our rights or property, or the rights or property of any person or entity.

b. Information Disclosed to Third Party Service Providers and Business Partners: We may contract with various third parties for the provision and maintenance of the Website, Services and our business operations, and Oserve may need to share your personal information and data generated by cookies and aggregate information (collectively, “information”) with these vendors and service agencies. The vendors and service agencies will not receive any right to use your personal information beyond what is necessary to perform its obligations to provide the Services to you. If you complete a survey, we also may share your information with the survey provider; if we offer a survey in conjunction with another entity, we also will disclose the results to that entity.

c. Information Disclosed to Law Enforcement Or Government Officials: We will disclose your information, including, without limitation, your name, city, state, telephone number, email address, user ID history, quoting and listing history, and fraud complaints, to law enforcement or other government officials if we are required to do so by law regulation or other government authority or otherwise in cooperation with an investigation of a governmental authority or any other government official .

d. Information Disclosed at Your Request: We may share your personal information with other Registered Users to whom you explicitly ask us to send your information or if you explicitly consent to such disclosure upon receipt of a specific Service. For instance, when you contract for a specific Service with another Registered User, Oserve will send that Registered User a notice that includes the personal information that you have chosen to allow Oserve to reveal to users with whom you contract.

e. Updating, Deleting and Correcting Your Personal Information: You may choose to restrict the collection or use of your personal information in the following ways: You can review, correct and delete your personal information by logging into the Website and navigating to your preferences page in “Edit Profile.” You must promptly update your personal information if it changes or is inaccurate. Typically, we will not manually alter your personal information because it is very difficult to verify your identity remotely. Nonetheless, upon your request we will close your Account and remove your personal information from view as soon as reasonably possible based on your Account activity and in accordance with applicable law. We do retain information from closed Accounts in order to comply with the law, prevent fraud, collect any fees owed, resolve disputes, troubleshoot problems, assist with any investigations of any Registered User, enforce our Terms of Use, and take any other actions otherwise permitted by law that we deem necessary in our sole and absolute discretion.  Once we have deleted or removed your Account, you agree that Oserve shall not be responsible for any personal information that was not included within your deleted and/or removed Account that remains on the Website.

f. Using Information From Oserve: The Website facilitates your sharing of personal information with others in order to provide, and use the Services. If you agree to contract for a service, you may need to reveal your name, email, phone number, or personal address to that individual so that the service may be performed. Please respect the privacy of others. You agree to use the information of other users solely for the following purposes: (a) Oserve-transaction-related purposes; and (b) using Services offered through the Website.

7. Account Protection :

Your password is the key to your Account. When creating your password, you should use unique numbers, letters, special characters, and combinations thereof. In addition, DO NOT disclose your password to anyone. If you do share your password or your personal information with others, you are solely responsible for all actions taken via your Account. If you lose control of your password, you may lose substantial control over your personal information and be subject to legally binding actions taken on your behalf. Thus, IF YOUR PASSWORD HAS BEEN COMPROMISED FOR ANY REASON, YOU MUST IMMEDIATELY NOTIFY OSERVE TO CHANGE YOUR PASSWORD.

8. Privacy Policy Updates :

THIS POLICY IS CURRENT AS OF THE EFFECTIVE DATE SET FORTH ABOVE. OSERVE MAY, IN ITS SOLE AND ABSOLUTE DISCRETION, CHANGE THIS POLICY FROM TIME TO TIME BY UPDATING THIS DOCUMENT. OSERVE WILL POST ITS UPDATED POLICY ON THE WEBSITE ON THIS PAGE. OSERVE ENCOURAGES YOU TO REVIEW THIS POLICY REGULARLY FOR ANY CHANGES. YOUR CONTINUED USE OF THIS WEBSITE AND/OR CONTINUED PROVISION OF PERSONAL INFORMATION TO US WILL BE SUBJECT TO THE TERMS OF THE THEN-CURRENT POLICY.