Privacy Policy

Privacy Policy Statement for Drivers and Other Groundlink Transportation Providers (US)
Effective Date: July 1, 2017


Scope and Application


This Privacy Policy Statement applies to each Driver and other transportation provider who performs services in the United States using Groundlink Services, described below.

You are currently a driver or other transportation provider (“you” or “Groundlink Driver/Transportation Provider”) who provides or wishes to provide rides (“Driver Service Jobs”) to Groundlink Users( defined below)dispatched to you in the United States through the dispatch system(s), website(s), mobile application(s) and other products and services (“Groundlink Services”) provided by Ground AnyWhere Holdings LLC and/or its affiliates, including Groundlink Holdings LLC, or have applied to become a Driver/Transportation Provider. By using the Groundlink Services and/or becoming a Driver/Transportation Provider, you are deemed to have accepted and agreed to the terms of this Privacy Policy Statement applicable to all Groundlink Driver/Transportation Providers.

This Privacy Policy Statement does not apply to (a) Driver/Transportation Providers who perform services outside the United States; and/or (b) to persons (e.g. riders) who use Groundlink Services including Groundlink’s mobile application(s) to request transportation, delivery, or other on-demand services (“Groundlink Users”). A separate Privacy Policy for Groundlink Users (“Groundlink User Privacy Policy)” is contained on the Groundlink website www. Groundlink.com. If you use Groundlink Services as a Groundlink User and a Driver/Transportation Provider, the Groundlink User Privacy Policy and this Privacy Policy Statement apply respectively to such different uses.

Collection of Groudlink Driver/Transportation Information


In connection with your engagement as a Groundlink Driver/Transportation Provider, Groundlink has collected or will in the future collect information from or about you from you when you use and/or apply to use the Groundlink Services and become a Driver/Transportation Provider and through other interactions and communications you have with us and Groundlink Users and with third parties (as amended or supplemented from time to time “Groundlink Driver/Transportation Provider Information”).

The Groundlink Driver/Transpiration Provider Information may include, without limitation, information about you of a personal nature and information about your vehicle and other information.

Authorized Disclosures of Groundlink Driver/Transportation Information to Third Parties


By using the Groundlink Services and/or becoming a Groundlink Driver/Transportation Provider you have agreed or shall be deemed to have agreed that Groundlink shall have the right , to the fullest extent permitted by applicable law, to:(a) collect, store and process your Groundlink Driver/Transportation Provider Information ;(b) use your Groundlink Driver/Transportation Information for any lawful purpose which Groundlink or its affiliates shall in its sole discretion deem necessary or desirable in the operation or promotion of its business; and (c) disclose Groundlink Driver/Transportation Information to any third party, including but not limited to any person or entity employed by or associated with Groundlink and/or to any third party who provides goods or services to Groundlink in the operation of its business; such authorized disclosures shall include, without limitation, disclosures made by Groundlink in its sole discretion in connection with: (i) Groundlink User complaints, disputes or conflicts, or with an accident you may be involved with; (ii) enforcement by Groundlink of any agreement between you and Groundlink; (c) compliance by Groundlink with applicable laws, rules, regulations, ordinances, license and other agreements; (d) to foster safety, rights, property, or security of Groundlink, the Groundlink Services, Groundlink Users or any third party; and (e) to detect, prevent or otherwise address fraud, security or technical issues and/or to prevent or stop any activity which Groundlink, in its sole discretion, considers to be, or could be a risk of being, illegal, unethical, or legally actionable.

Geolocation Services


By using the Groundlink Survives you have agreed and/or shall be deemed to have agreed that: (a) your geo-location information shall be provided to Groundlink via your smartphone (“Smartphone”) in order to perform Driving Service Jobs using the Groundlink Services, which may be obtained by Groundlink while the Groundlink App is running;(b) the approximate location of your Vehicle will be displayed to the Groundlink User before and during the provision of Driving Service Jobs to such Groundlink User; and (c) Groundlink may monitor, track and share with third parties your geo-location information obtained by the Groundlink App and Smartphone for safety and security purposes.

Release


By using the Groundlink Services and/or becoming a Groundlink Driver/Service Provider you have a shall be deemed to have waived and released and discharged Groundlink and its respective members, officers, directors, managers, members, shareholders and employees, as the case may be, from any and all liability, claims, causes of action or damages and expenses (including reasonable attorney’s fees) arising from Groundlink’s use of your Groundlink Drivers/Transaction Information and Geolocation Services provided for in this Privacy Policy Statement.