Rider Privacy Policy

Grasp My Bite Sdn. Bhd. and BiteRider.my (“we”, “our” or “BiteRider”) are committed to protecting the privacy of rider applicants, and riders including all users of the rider mobile device application (the “Rider App”).

This privacy policy applies to independent contract rider applicants, and independent contract riders (“you” or “your”). If you are a rider, you must ensure that your substitute has read this privacy policy before riding with us.

Please read the following privacy policy which explains how we use and protect your information.

 

1. INFORMATION THAT WE COLLECT

Application

    • 1.1. When you apply to ride with BiteRider, we ask you to provide information about yourself including your name, contact details, vehicle type, date of birth, postcode, your right to work in Malaysia as a self-employed independent contractor, any driving convictions, and whether you’ve worked for us before.
    • 1.2. During the application process, we (or a third party) will ask you to provide further information and documents, such as a copy of your passport, NRIC, driver license, and proof of address for the right to work checks. We will also track the progress of your application and record the results of your right to work checks.

Account

    • 1.3. For your account set-up and management, we may ask you to provide more personality information. We record your rider payment arrangement, a copy of your signed Rider Agreement and we create a Rider ID for you. We may also obtain or create further information related to your services for BiteRider, such as your vehicle registration, address, contact details of your next of kin (whose details you have permission to share with us for emergency purposes), where you want to work, your kit, fees, invoices, tips if obtained via the Rider App and photo.
    • 1.4. Through the Rider App or through a third-party provider, you tell us when you want to ride with us, and we keep a log of your deliveries.

Location

    • 1.5. When you request to use a location-based function in the Rider App while your status is set to “offline” (i.e. not available for orders), for example, when you want to find a zone center or use the zone selector control, we may access your location from your device in order to provide this functionality. If you do not want us to view your location when you are “offline”, please do not use these functions.
    • 1.6. When your status is set to “online” (i.e. available for orders) on the Rider App, we intermittently collect your location data and information about your rider activities from your device, including any actions you take which may increase or decrease the efficiency of the network.

Rider App and Support

    • 1.7. When you use the Rider App at any time, we collect information about your usage of the Rider App and about your rider and order status. We may also collect technical information from your device that may affect the technical functionality or performance of the Rider App on your device, for example, certain characteristics of and performance data about your device, Rider App, and carrier/operating system, including your device type, connection type, app version, phone language, screen size, and platform. Unless you have elected to remain anonymous through your device and/or platform settings, this information may be collected and used by us automatically and we may use cookies or similar technologies when we collect and process this data.
    • 1.8.When you interact with our support function (“Support”) our team may collect and use information about you and your services for BiteRider, and any queries you may have. If you contact Support by instant chat, your messages will be recorded.

Services Information

    • 1.9. We may receive information about your services from the restaurants who work with us (our “Partner Restaurants”) or our customers. Our Support or Customer Services teams may also process incident reports from you, our Partner Restaurants, our customers, or other members of the public containing the circumstances of any incident you may have been involved with.
    • 1.10. We may collect information about you from the messages, feedback, or letters you send to us or provide to us through focus groups or surveys.
    • 1.11. We may request your personal data to verify your right to work, such as copies of your identification documents and/or a photograph of you.

Others Information

    • 1.12. By accessing the Rider App using other digital routes such as (but not limited to) a tablet or other devices/technology, then you should expect that BiteRider’s data collection and usage as set out in this privacy policy will apply in that context too.
    • 1.13. When you use websites or applications of third parties in connection with your services for BiteRider, including during the application and on-boarding process, those sites or applications may collect and process your information independently of BiteRider. We recommend that you check their privacy policies to understand how they process your personal data.

 

2. USE OF YOUR INFORMATION

Application Processing and Account Managing

    • 2.1. We use your personal information to review your suitability to be a rider with BiteRider.my, including to undertake the right to work checks, and if you are successful, to on-board you as a rider with us. We also use this personal information to create and administer your BiteRider rider account and to contact you in connection with your application, BiteRider’s rider operations, your rider services, incentives, and other purposes in connection with your services to BiteRider.
    • 2.2. We use your personal information, and records of your deliveries to calculate and administer your payment and pay you for rider services that you provide to BiteRider.

Operating and Improving

    • 2.3. We use your account information and the times you want to ride for logistics planning purposes.
    • 2.4. We use some of your personal information, including your vehicle type, location data, Rider App usage, and phone number, to provide live BiteRider operations to our Partner Restaurants and customers.
    • 2.5. Information we collect about your attendance, your super peak participation, and whether you’ve avoided late cancellations will be used to determine your level of priority access to booking. If your rider actions indicate that you may be fraudulently interacting with our system or otherwise seriously or materially breaching your Rider Agreement, we may manually or automatically disable your access pending a review. We may use your data to decide to terminate your services with BiteRider if we have the right to terminate under your Rider Agreement. Please speak to our Support teams if you would like to discuss or contest any of these decisions.
    • 2.6. We may use the information we collect from you, including your usage of the Rider App, communications and incentives we send to you and, as well as your location, rider activities, and feedback you provide, to develop and improve our business, including our app, website, platform, operational efficiency, customer experience, and rider experience and safety, including for any statistical and analytical purposes and to prevent fraud or other misuses of our platform.
    • 2.7. We use technical information relating to your device, including any information obtained using cookies, to fix any bugs or other technical issues in the Rider App, for API authentication, to enable auto-login, and to enable the Rider App to function on iOS and Android.

Support and Obligations

    • 2.8. Our Support teams may need to use your information to resolve any issues you are having in connection with the services you are providing to BiteRider, including any payment queries you may have.
    • 2.9. We may use your information, including incident reports, to investigate any complaints or potential non-compliance with your Rider Agreement.

Media Campaigns

    • 2.10. With your consent, we may use your personal information in the media or in rider onboarding campaigns. We may use anonymous or aggregated forms of your information (from which you are not identifiable) in the media or in rider onboarding campaigns without your consent.

Stop Riding with Us

    • 2.11. If you no longer wish to ride with BiteRider, you may reach our Support Teams at (60)17-5212 661, and we will stop using your contact details to communicate with you as a BiteRider rider.

Marketing Preferences

    • 2.12. Where you have indicated your approval in each case, you agree that we may:
      • (a) use your contact details to let you know about
        • (i) any of our products and services that may be of interest to you;
        • (ii) any of our partners’ products or services that may be of interest to you, and;
        • (iii) if you have ceased to be a BiteRider rider, further opportunities to work with us; and;
        • (iv) share information with third parties in order for them to let you know about goods and services which may be of interest to you,
          In each case, you may receive communications by phone, mobile messaging (e.g. SMS), and/or e-mail, depending on your preferences.
    • 2.13. If you change your mind about being contacted for marketing purposes in the future, please select “unsubscribe” from our email or let us know by reaching our Support Teams at (60)17-5212 661.

 

3. COOKIES

    • 3.1. As explained in our privacy policy above, some of our Rider App functionality uses cookies or similar technologies. In summary, we may use cookies or other similar technologies to auto-log you into the app, for API authentication, to obtain your location, to obtain technical information about your device that may affect the technical functionality of the Rider App, and to obtain information about your rider and order status and activities which we use to perform and develop our operational services.
    • 3.2. You have the right to use your device settings to reject or remove these functional cookies or the similar technologies that we use, however, please be aware that if you do this, the Rider App will not function correctly and you will not be able to carry out your services as a rider with BiteRider. By proceeding to download the Rider App, having been presented with this notice and other notices in or before downloading the Rider App, you confirm that you agree to our use of cookies. If you do not agree, please delete or do not download our Rider App.
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4. SHARING YOUR INFORMATION

Service Providers, Partners, and Advisors

    • 4.1. The information you provide to us will be transferred to and stored on our servers and/or those of our third-party partners, who may process your information on our behalf. These third parties include vendors, business partners, and sub-contractors including SDKs, software, analytics and data storage providers, our feedback and survey providers, right to work verification providers, onboarding and payment providers, and professional advisors.
    • 4.2. We provide limited information to Partner Restaurants and customers whose order you are assigned to, for the purposes of live collection and operational updates.
    • 4.3. Your information may be shared with third-party providers who are located outside of Malaysia.
    • 4.4. Third parties may wish to provide you with products or services to complement your rider services to BiteRider. If you decide to purchase those products or services, the third-party provider may request that we provide your information to them to enable them to provide the products or services to you, so we will share this information with them for this purpose.

Other Sharing

    • 4.5. If you share (including if you publish or cause to be published) any details about your rider services for BiteRider which are misleading or inconsistent with our records of your rider services for BiteRider, including regarding details about your earnings, we may share a correction of this information if we have the legal right to do so.
    • 4.6. If our business enters into a joint venture with, purchases, or is sold to or merged with another business entity, your information may be disclosed or transferred to the target company, our new business partners or owners, or their advisors.
    • 4.7. We may use the information that you provide to us if: we are under a duty to disclose or share your information in order to comply with (and/or where we believe we are under a duty to comply with) any legal obligation or court order or upon the request of a regulator; where we reasonably believe that you or another person has been harmed or is at risk of harm in connection with your rider services for BiteRider; in order to enforce your Rider Agreement or any other policy or agreement; in the event of a dispute relating to your services to BiteRider; or to protect the rights of BiteRider, Partner Restaurants or others. This includes exchanging information with other companies, law enforcement bodies, and other organizations for the purposes of fraud protection and prevention.

 

5. SECURITY

    • 5.1. We take steps to protect your information from unauthorized access and against unlawful processing, accidental loss, destruction, and damage.
    • 5.2. Where you have chosen a password which allows you to access certain parts of the Rider App, you are responsible for keeping this password confidential and secure. We advise you not to share your password with anyone.
    • 5.3. Unfortunately, the transmission of information via the internet is not completely secure. Although we will take steps to protect your information, we cannot guarantee the security of your data transmitted to the BiteRider website or Rider App; any transmission is at your own risk. Once we have received your information, we will use strict procedures and security features to try to prevent unauthorized access.

 

6. CHANGES TO THIS PRIVACY POLICY

We may update our Privacy Policy from time to time. We will notify you of any changes by posting the new Privacy Policy on this page. You are advised to review this Privacy Policy periodically for any changes. Changes to this Privacy Policy are effective when they are posted on this page.

 

7. CONTACT SUPPORT

All comments, queries, and requests relating to our use of your information are welcomed and should be addressed to Support at Grasp My Bite Sdn. Bhd. Pod8, CEOPods, 4th Floor Wisma Ria, Jalan Badlishah, Taman Ria 08000 Sungai Petani, Kedah, Malaysia, or email Support at support@biterider.my.

Last Edited on 2020-10-03

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