“Customer” : The trader being a company, partnership, sole trader or other organisation or any individual, which undertakes to accept OS Products.
“Partner”, “Affiliate” : A third-party organisation that provides Internet development, hosting and/or Internet access services and/or other services
to the OS product and/or Customer.
“Services”, “Products” : Rough and faceted gem stones, carved stones, jewellery, equipment, newsletters other gem stone industry related fields.
About All OS Products, Web Site Visitors In general, our service automatically gathers certain usage information like the numbers and frequency of visitors to OS products and its areas, very much like television ratings that tell the networks how many people tuned in to a program. We only use such data in the aggregate. This collective data helps us determine how much our customers use parts of the site, so we can improve our site to assure that it is as appealing as we can make it for as many of you as possible.
Log Files: We use IP addresses to analyse trends, administer the site, track customer’s movement, and gather broad demographic information for aggregate use. IP addresses are not linked to personally identifiable information.
Use, Collection and Retention of Customer Information
OS collects, retains and uses only the information about our customers that is required by law to administer OS business and provide high-level services to our customers. We retain this information no longer than necessary to meet these objectives and for warranty purposes.
OS maintains rigorous security standards and procedures regarding unauthorised access to customer information. We do not use or disclose information about your individual visits to OS Sites or information that you may give us, such as your name, address, e-mail address or telephone number, to any outside companies.
OS customers have the right to know what information we keep about them and how the information is used. Customers have the right to have any inaccurate information corrected or deleted.
Unsolicited email circulars (SPAM) – are becoming an increasing nuisance to internet users. These mass direct mail-shots can cause inconvenience, annoyance and expense to recipients. OS does not condone such practices in any form, nor do we sanction such applications by other websites.