(a) Optalert Australia Pty Ltd ACN 121 747 591 is an innovative medtech company and leader in the field of drowsiness and wakefulness detection and monitoring.
In the process of conducting its operations and its business, including the provision of Online services, Optalert will likely collect and hold a range of personal information. The type of information we may collect and hold includes:
You have the option of not identifying yourself or using a pseudonym when dealing with us in relation to a particular matter. However, if you do this then you may not be able to use the full functionality of our services and we may not be able to provide you with our products and services.
Optalert may collect personal information either directly from you or from third parties (including the third parties listed below). We may also collect personal information when you:
Optalert will collect, hold, use, and disclose your personal information for the following purposes:
Optalert may also use and disclose your personal information:
If you do not wish to receive any information about Optalert products, services or benefits then please opt-out of receiving that information, either by:
Please allow 10 business days before any opt-out becomes effective.
Optalert takes reasonable steps to protect all personal information which it holds from misuse, loss, and unauthorised access, modification, interference, or disclosure.
Where appropriate, Optalert uses secure transmission facilities. However, you are advised that there are inherent risks in transmitting information across the internet, including the risk that information sent to or from a website or Online services may be intercepted, corrupted, or modified by third parties. No transmission of information over the internet can be guaranteed to be completely secure. As a result, we do not warrant the security of any information transmitted to us over the internet.
Optalert may disclose your information to entities overseas, including Amazon Web services, Microsoft, and other companies engaged by Optalert to assist with the development of Optalert products or services.
When you provide your personal information to us, you consent to the disclosure of your personal information outside of Australia and acknowledge that, in doing so, we will not be accountable under the Act for the treatment of that personal information by the overseas recipients. Any party to whom we disclose information may not be subject to regulation which has the effect of protecting the information in a way that, overall, is at least substantially similar to the way in which the Australian Privacy Principles protect the information and you may have no or no similar privacy protection in the country where the overseas entity is located.
However, we will take reasonable steps that are reasonable in the circumstances to ensure that any overseas recipient will deal with such personal information in a way that is substantially similar to or consistent with the way in which the relevant Australian Privacy Principles in the Act protects such personal information.
You may request access to any personal information held by Optalert which relates to you. If Optalert holds personal information of any other individual, that individual has the same right to request access to personal information that Optalert may hold, unless Optalert is permitted by law (including the Act) to withhold that information. Optalert may charge a reasonable fee where access to personal information is provided (no fee will be charged for making an application to access personal information).
Any requests for access to your personal information should be made in writing to the Privacy Officer (contact details below). You also have the right to request the correction of any personal information which relates to you that is inaccurate, incomplete, irrelevant, misleading or out-of- date.
You are also entitled to make a complaint to the Office of the Australian Information Commissioner (OAIC). You can obtain further general information about your privacy rights and privacy law from the OAIC by:
The Privacy OfficerOptalert Australia Pty LtdLevel 6, 1-3 Newton StCremorne VICAustralia 3121
Last Updated: 10 October 2022