stores, and uses personal information that a Data Subject provides to IOCL either directly
that Third Parties share with IOCL.
HOW IOCL COLLECTS DATA SUBJECT’S INFORMATION
IOCL collects Data Subject’s Information during their visit to the IOCL Websites. This also
includes instances where a third-party may provide such Information on the IOCL Websites
on behalf of the Data Subject.
Data where the identity has been removed [anonymous data] such as cookies, web beacons
and other browsing information do not come under the ambit of Data Subject’s
Such browsing information is collected through cookies and web beacons to track what
features or web-pages the Data Subject has viewed on the IOCL Websites, and other
information about Data Subject’s browser and browsing behavior. IOCL uses browsing
information to improve the design and content of the IOCL Websites, to suggest content
and products that IOCL thinks may be relevant to the Data Subject, and other related
purposes. Most browsers accept cookies automatically.
browsing information, the Data Subject can block cookies to control data collection related
to interest-based advertising. This can be typically done through web-browser used to visit
the IOCL Websites. Preventing the browser from accepting cookies prevents the collection
of the browsing information for purposes of delivering interest-based ads. However, it may
also disable or interfere with other features on the IOCL Websites.
WHY IOCL COLLECTS DATA SUBJECT’S INFORMATION [PURPOSE]
IOCL uses the Information to conduct its business and to provide Data Subject with the
best possible services/products. IOCL will only use the Information based on this Privacy
Policy, its understanding with the Data Subject, or as required by law.
IOCL will collect adequate, relevant and necessary Information and will process such
Information fairly and lawfully for the purpose it is collected . Most commonly, IOCL will
use the Information in the following circumstances:
Where IOCL needs to perform the obligations it has promised the Data Subject,
such as to provide a service or product to the Data Subject and to enable the Data
Subject’s use of IOCL’s products/services, including but not limited to dealing with
enquiries and complaints made by or about the Data Subject relating to
services/products provided by IOCL and to improve and customise IOCL’s
services/products in accordance with the Data Subject’s preferences;
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