The Fineprint

In the interest of transparency

TERMS OF USE

Introduction

These terms of use govern your use of the Skypiom website (“website”) and / or the Knowledge Management System (“KMS”); by using the website and / or KMS, and / or by submitting your personal information to Skypiom, you will be treated as having given your permission – where necessary and appropriate – for disclosures referred to in these terms and conditions

License to use the website and / or KMS

Unless otherwise stated, Skypiom and / or its licensors own the intellectual property rights in the website and material on the website. Subject to the license below, all these intellectual property rights are reserved. You may view, download, and print pages from the website for your own personal use, subject to the restrictions set out below and elsewhere in these terms and conditions.

You must not:

  • Republish material from this website and / or KMS (including republication on another website);
  • Sell, rent or sub-license material from the website and / or KMS;
  • Show any material from the website and / or KMS in public;
  • Reproduce, duplicate, copy or otherwise exploit material on this website and / or KMS for a commercial purpose;
  • Redistribute material from this website and / or KMS (except for content specifically and expressly made available for redistribution).

    Where content is specifically made available for redistribution, it may only be redistributed within your organisation.

    Acceptable use

    You must not use this website and / or KMS in any way that causes, or may cause, damage to this website and / or KMS or impairment of the availability or accessibility of the website; or in any way which is unlawful, illegal, fraudulent or harmful, or in connection with any unlawful, illegal, fraudulent or harmful purpose or activity.

    You must not use this website or KMS to copy, store, host, transmit, send, use, publish or distribute any material which consists of (or is linked to) any spyware, computer virus, trojan horse, worm, keystroke logger, rootkit or other malicious computer software.

    You must not conduct any systematic or automated data collection activities (including without limitation scraping, data mining, data extraction and data harvesting) on or in relation to this website and / or KMS without Skypiom’s express written consent. You must not use this website and / or KMS to transmit or send unsolicited commercial communications.

    Restricted access

    Access to certain areas of this website and / or KMS are restricted. Skypiom reserves the right to restrict access to (other) areas of this website and / or KMS, or indeed this entire website and / or KMS, at Skypiom’s discretion.

    If Skypiom provides you with a user ID and password to enable you to access restricted areas of this website and / or KMS or other content or services, you must ensure that the user ID and password are kept confidential.

    Skypiom (Pty) Ltd may disable your user ID and password at Skypiom’s sole discretion without notice or explanation.

    User content

    In these terms and conditions, “your user content” means material (including without limitation text, images, audio material, video material and audio-visual material) that you submit to this website and / or KMS, for whatever purpose.

    Your user content must not be illegal or unlawful, must not infringe any third party’s legal rights, and must not be capable of giving rise to legal action whether against you or Skypiom or a third party (in each case under any applicable law).

    You must not submit any user content to this website and / or KMS that is or has ever been the subject of any threatened or actual legal proceedings or other similar complaint.

    Skypiom reserves the right to edit or remove any material submitted to this website and / or KMS, or stored on Skypiom’s servers, or hosted or published on this website and / or KMS.

    Notwithstanding Skypiom’s rights under these terms and conditions in relation to user content, Skypiom does not undertake to monitor the submission of such content to, or the publication of such content on this website and / or KMS.

    No warranties

    This website and / or KMS is provided “as is” without any representations or warranties, express or implied. Skypiom makes no representations or warranties in relation to this website and / or KMS or the information and materials provided on this website and / or KMS.

    Without prejudice to the generality of the foregoing paragraph, Skypiom does not warrant that this website and / or KMS will be constantly available, or available at all, or that the website and / or KMS will operate error free.

    Nothing on the website and / or KMS constitutes, or is meant to constitute, advice of any kind. Should you require advice in relation to any training or personality assessment matter you should consult an appropriate professional.

    Limitations of liability

    Skypiom will not be liable to you (whether under the law of contact, the law of torts or otherwise) in relation to the contents of, or use of, or otherwise in connection with, this website and / or KMS:

    • To the extent that this website is provided free-of-charge, for any direct loss;
    • For any indirect, special or consequential loss; or
    • For any business losses, loss of revenue, income, profits or anticipated savings, loss of contracts or business relationships, loss of reputation or goodwill, or loss or corruption of information or data.

      These limitations of liability apply even if Skypiom has been expressly advised of the potential loss.

      Exceptions

      Nothing in these terms and conditions will exclude or limit any warranty implied by law that it would be unlawful to exclude or limit; and nothing in these terms and conditions will exclude or limit Skypiom liability in respect of any:

      • Death or personal injury caused by Skypiom’s negligence;
      • Fraud or fraudulent misrepresentation on the part of Skypiom; or
      • Matter which it would be illegal or unlawful for Skypiom to exclude or limit, or to attempt or purport to exclude or limit, its liability.

        Reasonableness

        By using this website and / or KMS, you agree that the exclusions and limitations of liability set out in this website disclaimer are reasonable. If you do not think they are reasonable, you must not use this website and / or KMS.

        Other parties

        You accept that, as a limited liability entity, Skypiom has an interest in limiting the personal liability of its officers and employees. You agree that you will not bring any claim personally against Skypiom officers or employees in respect of any losses you suffer in connection with this website and / or KMS.

        Without prejudice to the foregoing paragraph, you agree that the limitations of warranties and liability set out in this website disclaimer will protect Skypiom officers, employees, agents, subsidiaries, successors, assigns and sub-contractors as well as Skypiom.

        Unenforceable provisions

        If any provision of these terms and conditions is, or is found to be, unenforceable under applicable law, that this will not affect the enforceability of the other provisions of these terms and conditions.

        Indemnity

        You hereby indemnify Skypiom and undertake to keep Skypiom indemnified against any losses, damages, costs, liabilities and expenses (including without limitation legal expenses and any amounts paid by Skypiom to a third party in settlement of a claim or dispute on the advice of Skypiom’s legal advisers) incurred or suffered by Skypiom arising out of any breach by you of any provision of these terms and conditions, or arising out of any claim that you have breached any provision of these terms and conditions.

        Breaches of these terms and conditions

        Without prejudice to Skypiom’s other rights under these terms and conditions, if you breach these terms and conditions in any way, Skypiom may take such action as Skypiom deems appropriate to deal with the breach, including suspending your access to this website and / or KMS, prohibiting you from accessing this website and / or KMS, blocking computers using your IP address from accessing this website and / or KMS, contacting your internet service provider to request that they block your access to this website and / or KMS and / or bringing court proceedings against you.

        Variation

        Skypiom may revise these terms and conditions from time-to-time. Revised terms and conditions will apply to the use of this website and / or KMS from the date of the publication of the revised terms and conditions on this website. Please check this webpage regularly to ensure you are familiar with the current version.

        Assignment

        Skypiom may transfer, sub-contract or otherwise deal with Skypiom’s rights and / or obligations under these terms and conditions without notifying you or obtaining your consent. You may not transfer, sub-contract or otherwise deal with your rights and / or obligations under these terms and conditions.

        Severability

        If a provision of these terms and conditions is determined by any court or other competent authority to be unlawful and / or unenforceable, the other provisions will continue in effect. If any unlawful and / or unenforceable provision would be lawful or enforceable if part of it were deleted, that part will be deemed to be deleted, and the rest of the provision will continue in effect.

        Applicable Legislation

        Skypiom submits exclusively to the law of the Republic of South Africa and to the exclusive jurisdiction of the courts of South Africa in respect of any dispute arising out of the use of this privacy policy or any information provided by Skypiom.

        PRIVACY POLICY

        Skypiom respects the privacy of everyone who visits this website and / or makes use of the Knowledge Management System. This privacy policy has been compiled to better serve those who are concerned with how their personal information is being used by Skypiom.

        Personal information is information that can be used on its own or with other information to identify, contact, or locate a single person, or to identify an individual in context. Please read our privacy policy carefully to get a clear understanding of how Skypiom collects, uses, protects or otherwise handles your personal information in accordance with the Skypiom website (“website”) and / or the Knowledge Management System (“KMS”).

        By submitting your personal information to Skypiom, you will be treated as having given your permission – where necessary and appropriate – for disclosures referred to in this policy as well as Skypiom’s Protection of Personal Information policy drawn up in accordance with Section 51 of the Promotion of Access to Information Act of 2000 to address the requirements of the Protection of Personal Information Act No 4 of 2013. The PoPI manual is available for download on the website (www.skypiom.com).

        What personal information does Skypiom collect from the people that visit its website or KMS?

        When registering on the website and / or KMS, as appropriate, you may be asked to enter your name, email address, age, demographic (as required by the Health Professions Council of South Africa) personality and cognitive ability information and / or other details.

        When does Skypiom collect information?

        Skypiom collects information from you when you register on the website and / or KMS, as appropriate, respond to a survey, fill out a form or specifically enter or consume content on the KMS.

        Skypiom may automatically collect non-personal information such as the type of internet browsers you use or the website from which you linked to the website. Skypiom may also aggregate details that you have submitted to the website. You cannot be identified from this information and it is only used to assist Skypiom in providing an effective service on this website.

        How does Skypiom use your information?

        Skypiom may use personal information in order to deliver on the underlying premise of measurability pertaining to the learning and developing as well as personality profiling space on the KMS. Skypiom does not share your information with third parties.

        How does Skypiom protect information?

        Skypiom follows a strict paperless business policy in line with the Electronic Communications and Transactions Act 25 of 2002. To this end all records are held in digital format and stored on secured networks only accessible to a number of people who have special access rights to such systems. These networks are secured with 256-bit Advanced Encryption Standard that regularly undergo malware scanning. In addition, all sensitive information supplied is encrypted via Secure Socket Layer (SSL) technology.

        Third-party disclosure & links

        Skypiom does not sell nor trade to outside parties your personal information. Skypiom does not include or offer third-party products or services on its website.

        Google

        Google’s advertising requirements can be summed up by Google’s Advertising Principles. They are put in place to provide a positive experience for users. https://support.google.com/adwordspolicy/answer/1316548?hl=en. Skypiom has not enabled Google AdSense on its site but we may do so in the future.

        How does Skypiom’s website handle Do Not Track signals?

        Skypiom honours Do Not Track signals thus does not track nor use advertising when a Do Not Track (DNT) browser mechanism is in place.

        Does Skypiom’s website allow third-party behavioural tracking?

        Skypiom does not allow third-party behavioural tracking.

        Contacting Skypiom

        If there are any questions regarding this privacy policy you may contact Skypiom using the information below.

        PO Box 820
        Constantia, 7848
        South Africa

        info@skypiom.com
        +27 21 021 5600

        Applicable Legislation

        Skypiom submits exclusively to the law of the Republic of South Africa and to the exclusive jurisdiction of the courts of South Africa in respect of any dispute arising out of the use of this privacy policy or any information provided by Skypiom.

        Protection of Personal Information Act 4 of 2013

        Click here to download Skypiom’s PoPI manual.

        COOKIE DECLARATION

        This website uses cookies. We use cookies to analyse our traffic and to personalise content. We also share information about your use of our site with our analytics partners who may combine it with other information that you have provided to them with or that they have collected from your use of their services.

        Cookies are small text files that can be used by websites to make a user’s experience more efficient. The law states that we can store cookies on your device if they are strictly necessary for the operation of this site. For all other types of cookies we need your permission.

        This site uses different types of cookies. Some cookies are placed by third party services that appear on our pages. You can at any time change or withdraw your consent from the Cookie Declaration on our website.

        What are cookies?

        A cookie is a small text file that a website saves on your computer or mobile device when you visit the site. It enables the website to remember your actions and preferences (such as login, language, font size and other display preferences) over a period of time, so you don’t have to keep re-entering them whenever you come back to the site or browse from one page to another.

        What cookies do we use?

        • Necessary cookies help make a website usable by enabling basic functions like page navigation and access to secure areas of the website. The website cannot function properly without these cookies.
        • Statistic cookies help website owners to understand how visitors interact with websites by collecting and reporting information anonymously.
        • Marketing cookies are used to track visitors across websites. The intention is to display ads that are relevant and engaging for the individual user and thereby more valuable for publishers and third party advertisers.

        How to control cookies

        You can control and/or delete cookies as you wish – for details, see aboutcookies.org. You can delete all cookies that are already on your computer and you can set most browsers to prevent them from being placed. If you do this, however, you may have to manually adjust some preferences every time you visit a site and some services and functionalities may not work.

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