Effective January 1, 2010.

    We at ESTA Technologies and our affiliated companies worldwide ("ESTA Technologies") respect your privacy and are therefore committed to affording complete protection to the sensitive information relating to any visitor to our website. In recognition of your need for adequate protection and proper management of any personally identifiable information ("Personal Information") that we may receive from this website, ESTA Technologies has established this Online Privacy Policy. By using ESTATechnologies.com you agree to be legally bound by this Policy, which shall take effect immediately on your first use of ESTATechnologies.com.

    We refer to Personal Information to mean any information that may identify an individual, including, but not limited to, a first and last name, physical address (whether, residential or official), email address or other contact information, that is not publicly available. In general, you can visit ESTA Technologies's Web pages without telling us who you are or revealing any Personal Information about yourself, except if you opt to apply online through the link available on the Careers page or write to us through the 'Contact us' page, or subscribe to our newsletters etc by registering on the Knowledge page.

    Application of the Privacy Policy
  • • This policy covers how ESTA Technologies treats personal information that may be received and collected.

    • Links: The ESTA Technologies website may be linked to other websites which are developed by people over whom ESTA Technologies exercises no control. This policy does not apply to the practices of such third party sites. These other sites may place their own cookies on your computer, collect data or solicit personal information. ESTA Technologies is accordingly not responsible for the privacy practices or the content of such websites.

  • What type of Information do we receive?

    The types of information we receive are::

    Information given by the user: We receive and may at times store any information including Personal Information you enter on our website or give us in any other way, which may be in any of the following forms:

  • • By entering information on the page titled Contact Us, you will submit information such as your name, and email address to enable us to reply to you

    • By sending in your resume and other personal details through the Apply Now Link, which enables you to apply online for an opening at ESTA Technologies. We may use this information throughout ESTA Technologies and its affiliates and subsidiaries for the purpose of employment consideration or your inquiry, and may also keep the information for future consideration.

    • Registering with the Knowledge Center link in order to send you our newsletters and other news alerts that you may have subscribed to, we ask for your name and email ID.

  • Please note that we will also be collecting any information that you may have mentioned in any communication/ email that you send to us.

    Automatic Information: We may at some time, receive and store certain types of information whenever you interact with us, e.g. the use of "cookies".

    E-mail Communications: To help us make e-mails more useful and interesting, we often receive a confirmation when you open e-mail from ESTATechnologies.com if your computer supports such capabilities

    Information from Other Sources: We might receive information about you from other sources and add it to our account information.

    ESTA Technologies collects limited non-personally identifying information your browser makes available whenever you visit a website. This log information includes your Internet Protocol address, browser type, browser language, the date and time of your query and one or more cookies that may uniquely identify your browser. We use this information to operate, develop and improve our services.

    Do we collect sensitive personal data?

    We do not generally seek to collect Sensitive Personal Information through this site. If we do seek to collect such information, we will ask you to consent to our proposed uses of the information. By providing us with unsolicited Sensitive Personal Information, you consent to our using such data/infiormation subject to applicable law as described in this Privacy Policy.

    "Sensitive Personal Information" refers to the various categories of personal data identified by European and other data privacy laws as requiring special treatment, including in some circumstances the need to obtain explicit consent, and include personal data about personality and private life, racial or ethnic origin, nationality, political opinions, membership of political parties or movements, religious, philosophical or other similar beliefs, membership of a trade union or profession or trade association, physical or mental health, genetic code, addictions, sexual life, or criminal record (including information about suspected criminal activities).

    Use to which information so received is put

    As a general practice, no Personal Information is collected about a visitor to the website, apart from the personal information submitted by the visitor himself/herself. We shall use such Personal Information for the purpose for which you share it with us. However, at times, certain information may be collected from you when you visit the website. Such information is aggregated to measure the number of visits, average time spent on the website, pages viewed etc. This gives us an idea of which parts of our website users are visiting, in order that we may improve the content to offer you better services. We do not link IP addresses to anything personally identifiable. This means that a user's session will be tracked, but the user will be anonymous.

    We do not share, sell or lease Personal Information about you to any third parties for their marketing uses. ESTA Technologies does not intend to transfer, rent, sell, or share any Personal Information that may be submitted by you, without your consent to third parties who are not bound to act on ESTA's behalf unless such transfer is required in order to comply with requirements of law; to investigate, prevent, to take action regarding illegal activities, such as suspected fraud; in response to subpoenas, court orders, or legal process; to establish or exercise our legal rights or defend against legal claims; enforce our Terms and Conditions of Use or in situations involving potential threats to the physical safety of any person.

    Reorganisation of Business

    Circumstances may arise where, whether for strategic or other business reasons, ESTA Technologies decides to sell, buy, merge or otherwise reorganize businesses in some countries. Such a transaction may involve the disclosure of personal information to prospective or actual purchasers, or receiving it from sellers. Should such a sale or transfer occur, we will use reasonable efforts to direct the transferee to use personal information you have provided through this Web site in a manner that is consistent with this Privacy Policy.

    Confidentiality and Security
  • • We limit access to any Personal Information that may be submitted by you, to ESTA Technologies employees strictly on a need to know basis, such as to respond to your inquiry or request.

    • We have physical, electronic, administrative, technical and procedural safeguards that comply with all applicable laws and regulations to protect your Personal Information from unauthorized or inappropriate access, alteration, disclosure and destruction. It is important for you to protect against unauthorized access to your password and to your computer. Be sure to sign off when you are done using a shared computer.

    • Employees who misuse personal information are subject to strict disciplinary action, as it is a violation of the Integrity Policy of ESTA Technologies.

  • Transfer of Information

    ESTA Technologies is a global organization, with legal entities, business processes, management structures, and technical systems that cross borders. Our privacy practices are designed to provide protection for your personal information, all over the world.

    We may share your personal information within ESTA Technologies and transfer it to countries in the world where we do business, but we will do so only for the purposes described above.

    Some countries may provide less legal protection for your information. In such countries ESTA Technologies will still handle information in the manner we describe here. When we transfer your information to other countries, we will protect that information as described here unless otherwise required by applicable laws. More particularly, under the ESTA Technologies Document Classification procedures, Personal Information is classified as confidential and is labeled, stored, accessed, transmitted and disposed off in accordance with that classification.

    Access to your information

    You are entitled to know whether we hold information about you and, if we do, to have access to that information and require it to be corrected if it is inaccurate. You can do this by sending us an email.

    Your Consent

    By using the website ESTATechnologies.com you accept and consent to the practices and principles described in this Online Privacy Policy, and to ESTA Technologies's processing (which includes in particular recording, storing, utilizing or processing) of Personal Information for the purposes given above as well as those explained where ESTA Technologies collects Personal Information on the Web.

    In particular, we would like to inform users from the European Union, that such Information may be stored on servers located beyond the European Union and/or transferred on to our subsidiary and affiliated companies in other countries. Your Personal Information will be handled strictly in accordance with the ESTA Technologies Data Protection and Privacy Policy. Further, in accordance with the ESTA Technologies Document Categorization and Classification Procedures your data would be classified as 'Confidential' and treated as such.

    By accessing and using this website, you confirm that you were informed regarding the processing of your Personal Information (including your rights related there to) and you give your express consent regarding such processing, and the transfer of such data to other countries.

    Links To Other Sites

    We provide links to other Web sites for your convenience and information. These sites may have their own privacy statements in place, which we recommend you review if you visit any linked Web sites. We are not responsible for the content of linked sites or any use of the sites or for the privacy practices of those other Web sites.

    Third Party Services

    Third parties may provide certain services on our behalf. ESTA Technologies may provide information, including Personal Information that ESTA Technologies collects on the Web to third-party service providers (who are contractually bound to use Personal Information we share with them only to perform the services we have hired them to provide) to help us deliver programs, products, information, and services. ESTA Technologies will take all reasonable steps to ensure that these third-party service providers are obligated to protect Personal Information on ESTA's behalf.

    Cookies and other technologies

    We may at sometime in the future collect anonymous information from visits to our websites to help us provide better customer service. At times we may also seek to place a 'Cookie' (small data file) on your computer's hard drive which allows the server to determine the computer when it visits again, in order to track statistical information about navigation to and throughout certain areas of our website, and to ESTA Technologies promotions on other websites. This Cookie is not used to obtain your name or any personal data, and the information that is tracked is used only for internal purposes, such as to improve website navigation and to measure the effectiveness of our promotional placements. For example, we keep track of the domains from which people visit and we also measure visitor activity on the website, but in a manner that would keep the information anonymous. ESTA Technologies may use this data to analyze trends and statistics and to help us provide better customer service. We maintain the highest levels of confidentiality for this information. This anonymous information is used and analyzed only at an aggregate level to help us understand trends and patterns. None of this information is reviewed at an individual level. If you do not want your transaction details used in this manner, you can either disable your cookies or opt-out at the download or request page. However, if you prefer not to accept cookies, you can set your browser to reject them or to alert you before one is placed.

    Phishing attacks:

    We would like to caution our visitors about phishing attacks, wherein unscrupulous third parties seek to extract sensitive and confidential information from you by posing as a genuine website or by a sending an email misrepresenting it to be from a genuine source. Please be aware that we never seek sensitive or confidential information such as regarding your financial or health record through emails or through our websites. If you receive such a message claiming to be from ESTA Technologies, then please do not reply to it and immediately bring it to our attention by contacting the Webmaster.

    AntiSpam policy

    ESTA Technologies recognizes the receipt, transmission or distribution of spam emails (unsolicited bulk emails) as a major concern and has taken reasonable measures, to minimize the transmission and effect of spam emails in its computing environment. All emails received by ESTA Technologies are subject to spam check. With this measure, along with other technical spam reduction measures, ESTA Technologies hopes to minimize the effect of spam emails. ESTA Technologies reserves the right to reject and / or report any suspicious spam emails, to the authorities concerned, for necessary action, from time to time.

    Compliance with Privacy laws

    ESTA Technologies strives to comply with all applicable laws around the globe that are designed to protect your privacy and Personal Information, no matter where that Personal Information is collected, transferred, or retained. Although legal requirements may vary from country to country, ESTA Technologies intends to adhere to the principles set forth in this Online Privacy Policy even if Personal Information is transferred from your country to countries that may not require an "adequate" level of protection for your Personal Information.

    Changes to this Policy

    ESTA Technologies plans to take all reasonable efforts to maintain up to date and effective online privacy standards and practices. We have linked every page of our website to this page for your convenience and you may also contact our Webmaster with any questions or concerns that you may have.

    Please check this privacy policy periodically to inform yourself of any changes. Although we reserve the right to modify or supplement this privacy policy, most of such changes will be minor. We will provide notice to you on this website of any major changes for at least 30 days following the change.

    Contact Us

    If you have any questions about this privacy statement, the practices of this website, or your dealings with this website, you can contact ESTA Technologies or the Webmaster, by clicking on the Contact Us page. We welcome your questions and suggestions about our Privacy Policy.