The Green Boot app does not send any personal information to our servers. We only collect:
- Your location
- Your mode of travel
- Your school
- Your class
The name(s) recorded in your app are for your reference only and are not sent with your location information.
Administrators of the Green Boot challenge are not able to recall individual journeys and can access only data aggregated from multiple journeys by class and/or by school.
It is not possible for administrators or hackers to access individual names or addresses as these are not sent to our servers nor stored on our servers.
We have taken great care to collect your data anonymously and securely.
Last updated 22 April 2021
COLLECTION OF YOUR INFORMATION
We may collect information about you in a variety of ways. The information we may collect via the Application depends on the content and materials you use, and includes:
Data collected by this app includes:
- First name (confined to the app and not submitted to our servers - feel free to use nicknames if you do not want to enter actual names, these are for your reference only)
- Green Boot journey data
- Mode of transport
We will request permission to track location-based information from your mobile device, while you are using the Application and in the background, to provide location-based services. If you wish to change our access or permissions, you may do so in your device’s settings.
USE OF YOUR INFORMATION
Having accurate information about you permits us to provide you with a smooth and efficient experience. Specifically, we may use information collected about you via the Application to:
- Compile anonymous statistical data and analysis for use internally and on the Green Boot website.
- Increase the efficiency and operation of the Application.
- Monitor and analyze usage and trends to improve your experience with the Application.
- Notify you of updates to the Application.
- Perform other business activities as needed.
- Request feedback and contact you about your use of the Application.
- Resolve disputes and troubleshoot problems.
- Respond to product and customer service requests.
- Solicit support for the Application.
DISCLOSURE OF YOUR INFORMATION
We may share information we have collected about you in certain situations. Your information may be disclosed as follows:
By Law or to Protect Rights
If we believe the release of information about you is necessary to respond to legal process, to investigate or remedy potential violations of our policies, or to protect the rights, property, and safety of others, we may share your information as permitted or required by any applicable law, rule, or regulation. This includes exchanging information with other entities for fraud protection and credit risk reduction.
Third-Party Service Providers
We may share your information with third parties that perform services for us or on our behalf, including data analysis, email delivery, hosting services, customer service, and marketing assistance.
We will not share your information with third parties for marketing purposes.
We do not use third-party advertising companies to serve ads when you visit the Application.
Other Third Parties
We may share your information with advertisers and investors for the purpose of conducting general business analysis.
Sale or Bankruptcy
We are not responsible for the actions of third parties with whom you share personal or sensitive data, and we have no authority to manage or control third-party solicitations. If you no longer wish to receive correspondence, emails or other communications from third parties, you are responsible for contacting the third party directly.
Cookies and Web Beacons
You should be aware that getting a new computer, installing a new browser, upgrading an existing browser, or erasing or otherwise altering your browser’s cookies files may also clear certain opt-out cookies, plug-ins, or settings.
SECURITY OF YOUR INFORMATION
We use administrative, technical, and physical security measures to help protect your personal information. While we have taken reasonable steps to secure the personal information you provide to us, please be aware that despite our efforts, no security measures are perfect or impenetrable, and no method of data transmission can be guaranteed against any interception or other type of misuse. Any information disclosed online is vulnerable to interception and misuse by unauthorized parties. Therefore, we cannot guarantee complete security if you provide personal information.
POLICY FOR CHILDREN
We do not knowingly solicit information from or market to children under the age of 13. If you become aware of any data we have collected from children under age 13, please contact us using the contact information provided below.
CONTROLS FOR DO-NOT-TRACK FEATURES
OPTIONS REGARDING YOUR INFORMATION
By using this app you accept the journey, school and class information you provide to us is in the public domain as aggregated data and as such cannot be deleted on request. This information is not attributed to you in anyway and cannot be associated to you by any admin or technician working on the Green Boot Challenge.