Privacy Policy

Policy Summary

Personal data is collected for the following purposes and uses the following services:
Contacting the user
    • Contact form
      Personal data: address, city, country, date of birth, email address, first name, gender, last name, phone number, state and zip/postal code
    • Device permissions for personal data access
      Personal data: Approximate location permission (non-continuous), phone permission and SMS permission.
Location-based interactions
    • Non-continuous geolocation
      Personal data: geographic position
Registration and authentication
    • Firebase authentication
      Personal Data: phone number
Full Policy
Owner and data controller
  • Types of data collected

    Among the types of personal data that this application collects: first name, last name, gender, date of birth, phone number, address, email address. The app needs approximate location permission (non-continuous), phone permission, and storage permission. Complete details on each type of personal data collected are provided in the dedicated sections of this privacy policy or by specific explanation texts displayed prior to data collection. Personal data may be granted by the user, or, in case of usage data, collected automatically when using this app. All data requested by this app is mandatory and failure to provide this data may make it impossible for this app to provide its services.

Mode and place of processing data
  1. Methods of processing

    The data controller processes user data in a proper manner and shall take appropriate security measures to prevent unauthorized access, disclosure, modification, or unauthorized destruction of data. Data processing is carried out using computers and/or IT-enabled tools, following organizational procedures and modes strictly related to the purposes indicated. In addition to the data controller, data may be accessible to certain types of persons in charge, involved with the operation of the site (administration, sales, marketing, legal, system administration) or external parties (such as third-party technical service providers, hosting providers, IT companies, or communications agencies) appointed, as data processors by the owner. The updated list of these parties may be requested from the data controller at any time.

  2. Place

    Data is processed at the data controller’s operating offices and in any other places where the parties involved with the processing are located. For further information, please contact the data controller.

  3. Retention time

    Data is kept for the time necessary to provide the service requested by the user, or stated by the purposes outlined in this policy, and the user can always request that the data controller suspend or remove the data.

The use of collected data

User data is collected to allow the app to provide its services, as well as for the following purposes: Contacting the user, device permissions for personal data access, location-based interactions and registration and authentication. Personal data used for each purpose is outlined in the specific sections of this document.

Device permissions for personal data access

Depending on the user’s specific device, this app may request certain permissions that allow it to access the user’s device data as described below. By default, the user must grant these permissions before the information can be accessed. The user can revoke these permissions at any time by referring to the device settings or contacting the owner for support. The exact procedure for controlling app permissions depends on the user’s device and software. Please note that revoking permissions might impact the proper functioning of this app. If the user grants any of the permissions listed below, the respective personal data may be processed (i.e., accessed, modified or removed) by this app.

  1. Approximate location permission (non-continuous)

    Used for accessing the user’s approximate device location. This app may collect, use, or search nearby places from a user’s current location. It is impossible for this app to derive the user’s approximate position on a continuous basis

  2. Phone permission

    Used for accessing a host of typical features associated with telephony. This enables, for instance, read-only access to the phone state.

  3. Storage permission

    Used for accessing features to read from internal and external storage.

  4. Contacts permission

    Used for accessing contacts on the user’s device for adding an entry in app. (Cure Pill only)

    Used for accessing contacts and profiles on the user’s device. (Why Panic Now only)

  5. SMS permission (Cure Pill and Why Panic Now only)

    Used for accessing messaging features, including the sending, receiving and reading of SMS.

Changes to this privacy policy

The data controller reserves the right to make changes to this privacy policy at any time by giving notice to its users on this page. Users should check this page often, referring to the date of the last modification listed at the bottom. If a user objects to any of the changes to the policy, the user must cease using this app and can request that the data controller remove the personal data. Unless stated otherwise, the then-current privacy policy applies to all personal data the data controller has about users.