Who We Are and What We Do. We have created this GuardianAngel™ software application and personal safety information website (collectively, the “GuardianAngel Platform” or the “Platform”) to provide an online, real-time, situational awareness platform for coordinating and communicating information for (an “Emergency or to provide peace of mind to our clients).
Our Services Rely In Part On Information from You. Information you will be required to relay may include but not be limited to (i) Personally Identifiable Information, and (ii) Anonymous Information. We use the term “Personally Identifiable Information” to mean any information that could reasonably be used to identify you, including your name, address, e-‐mail address, birth date, financial information, photograph, telephone number or any combination of information that could be used to identify you. “Anonymous Information” is information that does not identify you, and may include statistical information concerning, for example, your use of our Platform, the pages on our Site that you visited, or your proximity to an Emergency.
Completing Your Registration as a GuardianAngel User; User Passwords. The registration process provides GuardianAngel Users with a user name and password, which allows them to gain access to the password protected areas of Website and the GuardianAngel Platform.
Protecting Your Password. Please keep in mind that we will make the necessary attempts within reasonable industry standards to treat anyone who uses your user name and password as “you.” Therefore, we recommend that you maintain your user name and password in confidence, and that you refrain from disclosing this information to anyone who might “pretend” to be you with respect to the GuardianAngel™ Platform. We also ask that you notify us immediately if you suspect that someone is using your user name andor password in this or any inappropriate manner.
GuardianAngel Users Provide, Emergency Contact Information, Geolocation Information, and baseline Information. To register as a GuardianAngel™ User and be able to fully participate in the GuardianAngel™ Platform, you first need to provide Registration Information, and complete the steps required to be a GuardianAngel™ User, including enabling GPSlocation services for the GuardianAngel™ App on your mobile device.
Emergency Contact Information. We collect information from you related to individual(s) you want to receive notifications about your status in the event of an Emergency (“Emergency Contact Information”). Emergency Contact Information includes (i) name, (ii) mobile phone number, (iii) email address, and (iv) relationship to the GuardianAngel User for each person you want to receive notifications. Your provision of Emergency Contact Information is optional and you may update or change your Emergency Contact Information at any time. By providing Emergency Contact Information, you represent and warrant that you have the permission of each individual you designate as an Emergency Contact to provide their contact information. We will only use the Emergency Contact Information you provide in the event of an Emergency and for no other purpose. For example, in the event of an Emergency, if you activate the GuardianAngel App™ or otherwise provide status information via the GuardianAngel App™, we will notify your Emergency Contacts regarding your location and status (if known).
Geolocation Information. In order to provide Incident Information to any applicable, the GuardianAngel™ App will utilize the GPS feature on your mobile device to determine your location (your “Geolocation Information”). You must enable the GPSlocation services for the GuardianAngel™ App on your mobile device in order for this feature of the GuardianAngel™ Platform to function effectively in the event of an Emergency We may use your Geolocation Information to determine your proximity to an Emergency in order to provide notifications to you regarding the Emergency. We will only share your Geolocation Information with First Responders and your Emergency Contacts in the event of an Emergency. NOTE: The GuardianAngel™ App may increase mobile device battery usage when using Geolocation Information in the event of an Emergency, however, our proprietary battery conservation technology, decreases the effect on battery use. How We Use Your Personally Identifiable Information.
1. Provision of the GuardianAngel Platform. We use your Personally Identifiable Information in the operation of our GuardianAngel™ Platform and to comply with any and all applicable laws. You will not be permitted to utilize the GuardianAngel™ Platform if you seek to opt-‐ out of the uses of your Information as explained herein.
2. Email Addresses. Both Site Visitors and GuardianAngel™ Users may wish to provide us with questions, comments, and feedback concerning the Platform generally. By communicating with us for these purposes, you may provide us with your email address and other Personally Identifiable Information. In these instances, we use any information you provide to us for the purposes for which you submit the information.
3. Emergency Contact Information and Minors. Where a parent and or legal guardian has registered a Minor to use the GuardianAngel Platform, the parentlegal guardian may include himherself or other family members as Emergency Contact Information for the Minor. The GuardianAngel Platform will provide a notification to these Emergency Contacts in the event the Minor is involved in an Emergency.
4. Push Notifications. In the event of an Emergency, increased threat level, or other incident near your location, we may send a push notification via the GuardianAngel App™ to you and will use Personally Identifiable Information to send such communications.
Informational Notices and Bulletins. Periodically, we may choose to send news, bulletins, or other information to GuardianAngel™ Users, and will use Personally Identifiable Information to send such communications. If we choose to undertake such communications, you will have the ability to opt out of receiving these communications as provided in Section 7 (Changing or Removing Information; Opting Out).
1. Vendors. We may employ other companies to perform functions on our behalf, such as hosting or maintaining the GuardianAngel™ Platform or the Site, providing services related to the GuardianAngel™ Platform, collecting information, responding to and sending electronic mail, or other functions necessary to our business. We may need to share your Personally Identifiable Information with these companies (collectively, “Vendors”). We will provide Vendors with only that information necessary to perform their functions, and we will not allow them to use your Personally Identifiable Information for any other purpose.
2. Right to Disclose. We may reveal your Personally Identifiable Information to our attorneys or law enforcement agencies if we have reasonable information to believe (a) that you are in risk of harm from another, (b) that you are harming or interfering (or will harm or interfere) with others, or (c) that you are violating (either intentionally or unintentionally) our End User License Agreement or otherwise violating any and all applicable legal rights, laws and or regulations of any kind.
3. Legal. will reveal your Personally Identifiable Information, to the extent we reasonably believe we are required to do so by law. If we receive legal process calling for the disclosure of your Personally Identifiable Information we will attempt to notify you via the email address you supplied during registration within a reasonable amount of time before we respond to the request, unless such notification is not permitted.
5. Deleting Information. Finally, if you request, we will remove your name and all other Personally Identifiable Information from our databases. Please understand, however, that it may be impossible to remove this information completely, due to backups and records of deletions. In addition, please understand that, if you request deletion of your information, you will be unable to utilize associated features of the GuardianAngel™ Platform. You may not remove de-‐identified, anonymous, or aggregate data from our databases.
6. Anonymous, Aggregate Information. We use Anonymous Information to analyze the effectiveness of the GuardianAngel™ Platform, to improve the Platform, and for other similar purposes. In addition, from time to time, we may undertake or commission statistical and other summary analyses of the general behavior and characteristics of users of the Platform and the characteristics of visitors at our Site, and may share Anonymous Information with third parties. Rest assured, though, that Anonymous Information provided to third parties will not allow anyone to identify you, or determine anything personal about you. We may collect Anonymous Information through features of the software that supports our Platform, through cookies, and through other means described below.
7. IP Addresses; Logs. may automatically receive and record information in our server logs from your browser, including your IP address (the Internet address of your computer), your computer’s name, the type and version of your web browser, referrer addresses and other generally-‐accepted log information. We may also record page views (hit counts) and other general statistical and tracking information, which will be aggregated with that of other users in order to understand how our Website is being used, and for security and monitoring purposes.
8. Cookies. A cookie is a small amount of data, which often includes an anonymous unique identifier, which is sent to your browser from a website’s computers and stored on your computer’s hard drive. Cookies can be used to provide you with a tailored user experience and to make it easier for you to use a website upon a future visit. We may include cookies on our Website and use them to recognize you when you return to our Website. You may set your browser so that it does not accept cookies. Cookies must be enabled on your web browser, however, if you wish to access certain personalized features of our Services.
9. Click-Through. We may send email messages, which use a “click-‐through URL” linked to content on our Website. When you click one of these URLs, you pass through our web server before arriving at the destination web page. We track this click-‐through data to help determine interest in particular topics and measure the effectiveness of our customer communications. If you prefer not to be tracked simply do not click text or graphic links in the email, or notify us in accordance with Section 7 (Changing or Removing Information; Opting Out).
11. Security. We have put in place security systems designed to prevent unauthorized access to or disclosure of Personally Identifiable Information you provide to us, and we take all reasonable steps to secure and safeguard this Information. Our Platform’s password-‐protected areas require users to give us unique identifiers such as their user name and password. employees are required to acknowledge that they understand and will abide by our policies with respect to the confidentiality of Personally Identifiable Information. Additionally, we ensure that ’s Vendors’ security policies are at least as protective of your information as our policy. Moreover, we provide access to our databases containing Personally Identifiable Information on a need-‐to-‐know basis only.
Our security systems are therefore structured to deter and prevent hackers and others from accessing information you provide to us. We also use software programs to monitor network traffic to identify unauthorized attempts to upload or change information, or otherwise cause damage. Please understand, though, that this information should not be construed in any way as giving business, legal, or other advice, or warranting as fail proof, the security of information provided by or submitted to . Due to the nature of Internet communications and evolving technologies, we cannot provide, and disclaim, assurance that the information you provide us will remain free from loss, misuse, or alteration by third parties who, despite our efforts, obtain unauthorized access.
12. Notice of Security Incident. If we detect, despite the safeguards set out above, an intrusion or other unauthorized access to or use of Personally Identifiable Information (an “Intrusion”), we will (i) notify affected users of the Intrusion if the information at issue is sensitive, in our discretion, (ii) deliver this notice by the means we deem most efficient under the circumstances (such as, for example, first class mail or email); (iii) use contact information for each effected user that is current in our files; and (iv) use commercially reasonable efforts to accomplish these steps and effect this notice in a timely manner. To the extent applicable law requires steps in addition to those specified above, we will under all circumstances comply with applicable law.
13. Participation by Children and Teens; Advisory. Due to federal law (as reflected in the Children’s Online Privacy Protection Act), WE DO NOT ALLOW INDIVIDUALS WHO WE KNOW ARE UNDER 13 TO PARTICIPATE IN OUR PLATFORM WIHTOUT PARENTAL CONSENT. YOU MUST BE AT LEAST 13 YEARS OLD TO USE OUR PLATFORM. IF YOU ARE BETWEEN 13 AND THE APPLICABLE AGE OF MAJORITY, PLEASE REVIEW THIS AGREEMENT WITH YOUR PARENT OR GUARDIAN. Please understand that we cannot necessarily tell if a user is providing us with his or her true age and we will not be held liable for such misinformation.
16. Further Resources. If you wish further information concerning privacy policies in general, you should visit the following sites:
16.1 GuardianAngel™ Administrator. The term “ GuardianAngel™ Administrator” means either (i) the administrator designated by an Institution to coordinate use of the GuardianAngel™ Platform within the Institution Community, or (ii) the First Responder fielding a report of an Emergency from an GuardianAngel™ User.
17.2 GuardianAngel™ Platform. The term “ GuardianAngel™ Platform” means the GuardianAngel™ software provided via mobile application and also accessible via the GuardianAngel™ Website.
By Clicking the ACCEPT button you agree to and are bound to the following terms:
GuardianAngel Indemnity for Mobil Application
1. Acceptance of Agreement.
2. Intellectual Property; Limited License to Users
The content, organization, graphics, design, audio, animation, video, compilation, magnetic translation, digital conversion and other matters related to the Application are protected under applicable copyrights, trademarks and other proprietary (including but not limited to intellectual property) rights. The copying, redistribution, use or publication by you of any such matters or any part of the Application is strictly prohibited. You do not acquire ownership rights to any content, document or other materials viewed through the Application. The posting of information, if applicable or any other such materials on the Application does not constitute a waiver of any right in such information and materials.
4. Use of Software
5. Limited Right to Use.
The viewing, printing or downloading of any content, graphic, form or document from the Application grants you only a limited, nonexclusive license for use solely by you for your own personal use and not for republication, distribution, assignment, sublicense, sale, preparation of derivative works or other use. No part of any content, form or document may be reproduced in any form or incorporated into any information retrieval system, electronic or mechanical, other than for your personal use (but not for resale or redistribution). GuardianAngel reserves the right to revoke the authorization to view, download, and print the GuardianAngel™ Content and User Content available on this Application at any time, and any such use shall be discontinued immediately upon notice from GuardianAngel™. The rights granted to you constitute a license and not a transfer of title.
6. Editing, Deleting and Modification.
We reserve the right in our sole discretion to edit or delete any documents, information or other content appearing on the Application.
You agree to indemnify, defend and hold us and our partners, attorneys, staff and affiliates (collectively, “Affiliated Parties”) harmless from any liability, loss, claim and expense, including reasonable attorney’s fees, related to your violation of this Agreement or use of the Application.
Your right to use the Application and software is not transferable. Any password or right given to you to obtain information or documents is not transferable.
9. Disclaimer and Limits.
THE INFORMATION FROM OR THROUGH THE APPLICATION ARE PROVIDED “AS-IS,” “AS AVAILABLE,” AND ALL WARRANTIES, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, ARE DISCLAIMED (INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO THE DISCLAIMER OF ANY IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY AND FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE). THE INFORMATION AND SERVICES MAY CONTAIN BUGS, ERRORS, PROBLEMS OR OTHER LIMITATIONS. WE AND OUR AFFILIATED PARTIES HAVE NO LIABILITY WHATSOEVER FOR YOUR USE OF ANY INFORMATION OR SERVICE. IN PARTICULAR, BUT NOT AS A LIMITATION THEREOF, WE AND OUR AFFILIATED PARTIES ARE NOT LIABLE FOR ANY INDIRECT, SPECIAL, INCIDENTAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES (INCLUDING DAMAGES FOR LOSS OF BUSINESS, LOSS OF PROFITS, LITIGATION, OR THE LIKE), WHETHER BASED ON BREACH OF CONTRACT, BREACH OF WARRANTY, TORT (INCLUDING NEGLIGENCE), PRODUCT LIABILITY OR OTHERWISE, EVEN IF ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES. THENEGATION OF DAMAGES SET FORTH ABOVE ARE FUNDAMENTAL ELEMENTS OF THE BASIS OF THE BARGAIN BETWEEN US AND YOU. THIS APPLICATION AND THE INFORMATION WOULD NOT BE PROVIDED WITHOUT SUCH LIMITATIONS. NO ADVICE OR INFORMATION, WHETHER ORAL OR WRITTEN, OBTAINED BY YOU FROM US THROUGH THE APPLICATION SHALL CREATE ANY WARRANTY, REPRESENTATION OR GUARANTEE NOT EXPRESSLY STATED IN THIS AGREEMENT.ALL RESPONSIBILITY OR LIABILITY FOR ANY DAMAGES CAUSED BY VIRUSES CONTAINED WITHIN THE ELECTRONIC FILE CONTAINING THE FORM OR DOCUMENT IS DISCLAIMED. WE WILL NOT BE LIABLE TO YOU FOR ANY INCIDENTAL, SPECIAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES OF ANY KIND THAT MAY RESULT FROM USE OF OR INABILITY TO USE OUR APPLICATION. OUR MAXIMUM LIABILITY TO YOU UNDER ALL CIRCUMSTANCES WILL BE EQUAL TO THE PURCHASE PRICE YOU PAY FOR ANY GOODS, SERVICES OR INFORMATION.
10. Use of Information.
You represent and warrant that if you are purchasing something from us or from Merchants that (i) any credit information you supply is true and complete, (ii) charges incurred by you will be honored by your credit card company, and (iii) you will pay the charges incurred by you at the posted prices, including any applicable taxes.
13. Links to other Web Applications.
The Application may contain links to other Web Applications. We are not responsible for the content, accuracy or opinions express in such Web Applications, and such Web Applications are not investigated, monitored or checked for accuracy or completeness by us. Inclusion of any linked Web Application on our Application does not imply approval or endorsement of the linked Web Application by us. If you decide to leave our Application and access these third-party Applications, you do so at your own risk.
14. Information and Press Releases.
The Application may contain information and press releases about us. While this information was believed to be accurate as of the date prepared, we disclaim any duty or obligation to update this information or any press releases. Information about companies other than ours contained in the press release or otherwise, should not be relied upon as being provided or endorsed by us.
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