Caremont LLP (hereinafter referred to “we”, “us” and “Caremont”), are bound by the data privacy principles, contained in the Information Technology Act, 2000 read with the Information Technology (Reasonable Security Practices and Procedures and Sensitive Personal Data or Information) Rules 2011. We are also bound by various other legislations some of which are the Constitution of India, Indian Penal Code 1860, Contract Act 1872 which outlines the right of privacy of every individual and the consequences of its breach (India Privacy Laws). The object of the India Privacy Laws is to protect the confidentiality of “sensitive personal data or information” and the privacy of individuals by regulating the way in which such sensitive personal information is managed.
Broadly, “personal information” means information or an opinion about an identified individual or from which an individual can be reasonably identified. ‘’Sensitive Personal Information” means such personal information which consists of information relating to:
(1) Password; (2) Financial information such as bank accounts; (3) Physical, physiological and mental health condition; (4) Sexual orientation; (5) Medical records and history; (6) Biometric information; (7) Any detail relating to the above provided to any body corporate for providing service or received by the body corporate for processing, stored or processed under lawful contractor otherwise.
Sensitive Personal Information does not include any information which is freely available or accessible in the public domain or furnished under the Right to Information Act, 2005 or any other law in force, for the time being.
Sensitive Personal Information includes “health information”, which refers to information regarding an individual’s physical or mental health or a health service provided to an individual. We refer to such personal information and health information in this Policy collectively as “Sensitive Personal Information”.
Caremont is committed to protecting the Sensitive Personal Information it collects and regularly monitors its systems and procedures to ensure compliance with the India Privacy Principles and this Policy. This Policy has been framed to ensure that reasonable security practices have been put in place to protect Sensitive Personal Information from unauthorized access, damage, use, modification, disclosure or impairment. This Policy outlines the way in which Caremont deals with the Sensitive Personal Information it collects and uses in India. Caremont complies with all applicable data privacy laws in India.
Caremont collects Sensitive Personal Information that is reasonably necessary for or directly related to our functions and activities as a provider of medical devices with your valid written consent. In some cases, we are required to collect Sensitive Personal Information in order to comply with our obligations such as responding to safety concerns about our products.
Caremont may collect Personal Information or Sensitive Personal Information about you through our interactions with you. Where we collect Sensitive Personal Information from or about you, we will inform you about the purpose and use of the collected information, the intended recipients of such information and if it is collected or transferred by/ to third parties the name and address of such third party collecting and retaining the information.
Like most website operators, Caremont collects non-personally-identifying information of the sort that web browsers and servers typically make available, such as the browser type, language preference, referring site, and the date and time of each visitor request. The purpose in collecting non-personally identifying information is to gain a better understanding of how our visitors use a website. From time to time, Caremont may release non-personally-identifying information in the aggregate, e.g., by publishing a report on trends in the usage of its website.
Caremont also collects potentially personally-identifying information like Internet Protocol (IP) addresses for logged in users and for users leaving comments on https://caremont.in/ blog posts. Caremont only discloses logged in user and commenter IP addresses under the same circumstances that it uses and discloses personally-identifying information as described below.
To enrich and perfect your online experience, Caremont uses “Cookies”, similar technologies and services provided by others to display personalized content, appropriate advertising and store your preferences on your computer.
Caremont may collect statistics about the behavior of visitors to its website. Caremont may display this information publicly or provide it to others. However, Caremont does not disclose your personally-identifying information.
The security of your Personal Information is important to us, but remember that no method of transmission over the Internet, or method of electronic storage is 100% secure. While we strive to use commercially acceptable means to protect your Personal Information, we cannot guarantee against any loss, misuse or alteration to data, we take reasonable steps to prevent such occurrences.
Access to the Personal and Sensitive Information is restricted to those employees who need to use the data, who have been trained to handle such data properly and observe strict standards of confidentiality.
Caremont destroys or permanently de-identifies Personal and Sensitive Information that we no longer need, where permitted.
We have no control over, and assume no responsibility for the content, privacy policies or practices of any third party sites, products or services.
You can set preferences for how Google advertises to you using the Google Ad Preferences page, and if you want to you can opt out of interest-based advertising entirely by cookie settings or permanently using a browser plug-in.
Caremont will use your Sensitive Personal Information, with your valid consent, for the purpose for which it is collected. When dealing with Sensitive Personal Information, such as your health information, Caremont will seek your consent before using such Sensitive Personal Information. In only such circumstances where required by law to disclose information or in the event where the Government of India has requested such information for the purpose of verification of identity or for prevention, detection, and investigation of cyber incidents and the like, will we disclose your health information without your consent.
Caremont will not sell or publish your Sensitive Personal Information to any third party for any purpose. In the event sensitive Personal Information is transferred to third parties in connection with our business operations or if it is necessary for the purpose of performance of a lawful contract, such transfer will only happen if you have consented to the transfer and only when such third parties have ensured that reasonable security procedures are in place for the protection of such Sensitive Personal Information.
All such third parties are required by Caremont to process the Sensitive Personal Information disclosed to them only for the purposes expressly authorized by Caremont and are required by Caremont to meet our standards of data protection and comply with the safeguards under India Privacy Laws.
Caremont will retain your Personal Information and Sensitive Personal Information no longer than it is required for the purposes for which the information may lawfully be used or is otherwise required under any law in force. In many cases Personal Information and Sensitive Personal Information must be kept for considerable periods of time in order to make it available as and when questions or disputes arise. Retention periods will be determined for each information that is collected, bearing in mind the requirements applicable to the situation and the need to destroy outdated, unused information at the earliest reasonable opportunity.
If you have any complaint about how we have handled your personal information, please contact us at:
We will respond to your complain within a reasonable period, usually within 30 days.