Commonly collected personal data of our customers include, amongst other things, names, addresses, telephone (landline and mobile) numbers, e-mail addresses, NRIC/FIN numbers, nationalities, profession, education and medical history, dates of birth, driver's licence numbers, payment information, credit card numbers, preferred communication methods; reviews and opinions about SSC (if they are identified or associated with you) and any other type of information that you choose to provide to us or that we may collect about you through your transactions with SSC or its related affiliates' websites.
In addition to personal data provided to us, certain information related to you that is not considered personal data under the relevant data protection regime may also be collected. We collect this information to improve our website and other online services. Such non-personal data may include information such as your IP address, the internet browser you use, details of your interaction with our website and other types of non-personal data.
Further, we may obtain personal and non-personal data about you from other sources and combine it with information you provide to us. In situations where a third party under contract with SSC or its affiliates collect personal data about you, we will require the third party to provide a standard of data protection comparable to the protection applicable under the relevant data protection regime.
We may collect Personal Data for our business purposes in the following ways:
If you provide us with any Personal Data relating to a third party (e.g. information on your spouse, children, parents, and/or employees), by submitting such information to us, you represent to us that you have obtained the consent of such third party to you providing us with their Personal Data for the respective purposes.
Cookies are small files which require user permission in order to be installed on a device's hard drive. Cookies will only start to perform their functions after such permission is granted. By collecting and analysing data on the user's browsing patterns, cookies allow web applications to respond to the user as an individual by tailoring a web application's operations to the user's specific needs and preferences.
Permission for cookies is granted by default in most web browsers. You can however choose to disable this function in your browser's settings. This may prevent you from taking full advantage of our website.
We may use traffic log cookies to identify which pages are being used. This use is designed to assist us in gathering data on web page traffic. The gathered data is used only for statistical purposes and is removed from our database shortly after.
Overall, the data collected by the cookies is used for the purpose of improving your browsing experience on our website. Cookies do not grant us access to your computer or any information about you outside of your browsing activity on our website.
By accessing our website, you agree that we can place cookies on your device.
Generally, SSC may collect, use and disclose your Personal Data for the following purposes:
SSC will take reasonable steps to protect your Personal Data against unauthorised disclosure. Subject to the provisions of any applicable law, your Personal Data may be provided, for the purposes listed above (where applicable), to the following affiliates or parties, whether they are located overseas or in Singapore:
We do not seek to obtain nor do we wish to receive personally identifiable information directly from minors. If a minor provides us with personally identifiable information, we encourage a parent or guardian of that child to contact us to have this information removed from our records and to unsubscribe the minor from future communication with us.
We will protect your personal data using industry standard precautions. While the transference of electronic data over the internet has inherent risks, we will use reasonable precautions to ensure your personal data is not subject to unnecessary risks.
Some of the means through which such protection is rendered include:
However, you will appreciate that it is not for us to perfectly secure your personal data from cyber-attacks, such as spyware or viruses and you will not hold us liable for any unauthorized disclosure of your personal data arising from such risks.
Your Personal Data is retained as long as the purpose for which it was collected remains and until it is no longer necessary for any other legal or business purposes.
If you wish to:
Please contact our Personal Data Protection Officer ("PDP Officer") at firstname.lastname@example.org who will be able to assist you.
Your continued use of this website constitutes your consent to any such changes, to the extent such consent is not otherwise provided.
Singapore Shipping Corporation Ltd
Attention: The PDP Officer