Drones 4 Hire, LLC (herein after “Drones4Hire,” “we,” “us,” or “our”) provides an online platform that connects drone pilots, with persons seeking to hire a drone pilot for contracted services(hereinafter the “Platform”). The Platform may be accessible by website, mobile application, or other technology as designated by Drones4Hire from time to time.

Last Updated: July 19, 2017

This privacy policy has been compiled to better serve those who are concerned with how their Personal Information is being used online. Personal Information, as used in US privacy law and information security, is information that can be used on its own or with other information to identify, contact, or locate a single person, or to identify an individual in context. Please read our privacy policy carefully to get a clear understanding of how we collect, use, protect or otherwise handle your Personally Identifiable Information in accordance with our Platform. If you do not agree to any part of this Privacy Policy, then we cannot provide the Platform to you, and you should stop accessing the Platform and deactivate your Drones4Hire Account. Please refer to Drones4Hire’s Terms of Service for a complete list of defined terms that may appear herein.

I. What Information Do We Gather?
A. Information that You Give Us

We receive, store and process information, including Personal Information, that you make available to us when accessing or using our Platform and Services. Examples include when you (i) fill in any form on the Platform, such as when you register or update the details of your user account, or when you supply identification and other verification information, (ii) access or use the Platform, such as to search for jobs, post projects, submit bids for jobs or Contracted Services, make or accept Jobs, pay for Service, post comments or reviews, or communicate with other users, (iii) link your account on a third party site (e.g. Facebook or Google+) to your Drones4Hire Account, in which case we will obtain the Personal Information that you have provided to the third party site, to the extent allowed by your settings with the third party site and authorized by you, (iv) communicate with Drones4Hire and (v) share information with another Member.

B. Information We Get from Your Use of Our Platform
We also receive, store and process information, possibly including Personal Information, when you access or use our Platform.

When you use certain features of the Platform we may receive, store and process different types of information about your location, including general information (e.g. IP address, zip code) and more specific information (e.g. GPS-based functionality on mobile devices used to access the Platform or specific features of the platform). If you do not want your device to provide us with location-tracking information, you can disable the GPS or other location-tracking functions on your device, provided your device allows you to do this. See your device manufacturer’s instructions for further details.

We may also receive, store and process information that is automatically recorded by our servers whenever you access or use the Platform, regardless of whether you are registered with Drones4Hire or logged in to your Drones4Hire Account, such as your IP Address, the date and time you access or use the Platform, the hardware and software you are using, referring and exit pages and URLs, the number of clicks, event information, pages viewed and the order of those pages, and the amount of time spent on particular pages.

Drones4Hire uses cookies and other similar technologies, such as mobile application and other device identifiers, on the Platform. As a result, when you access or use the Platform, you will provide or make available certain information to us. While you may disable the usage of cookies through your browser settings, we do not change our practices in response to same. We track your activities if you click on advertisements for Drones4Hire services on third party platforms such as search engines and social networks, and may use analytics to track what you do in response to those advertisements. If you disable cookies, you may lose some of the features and functionality of using our Platform, as cookies are necessary to track and enhance your use and access.

We may, either directly or indirectly, also continue to track your behavior on our own Platform for purposes of our own customer support, analytics, research, product development, fraud prevention, risk assessment, regulatory compliance, investigation, as well as to enable you to use and access the Platform and pay for your activities on the Platform. We may also, either directly or through Third parties we engage to provide services to us, track your behavior on our own Platform to market and advertise our services to you on the Platform and third party websites.

Third parties may not collect information about users’ online activities on the Platform except as described in this policy. Our Platform may use social plugins which are provided and operated by third-parties. As a result of this, you may send to the third party the information that you are viewing on a certain part of our Platform. If you are not logged into your account with the third party, then the third party may not know your identity. If you are logged into your account with the third party, then the third party may be able to link information about your visit to our Platform to your account with them. Please refer to the third party’s privacy policy to find out more about its data and privacy practices.

II. How Do We Use Information that You Provide or Make Available?
We use, store and process information about you for the following general purposes:

  1. to enable you to access and use the Platform;
  2. to enable you to communicate with other Members, including but not limited to by sending messages or other information during the hiring process;