Please take a moment to read these terms and conditions including our policies (“Terms”) to understand how they apply to your use of our website. If you have any questions regarding our website, or the Terms, please to contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
1 “We,” “us,” or “SMARTSENZ®” refers to the service provider.
2. “User” or “you” refers to the individual or entity using our services.
GENERAL – TERMS & CONDITIONS
1.1 Website details
www.smartsenzipm.co.za is owned and operated by Avia-GIS South Africa (Pty) Ltd trading as SMARTSENZ® Integrated Pest Management Services, a company registered in the Republic of South Africa under company registration number 2016/426975/07, which has its head office in Johannesburg.
1.2 Terms and conditions apply.
These Terms apply to your use of this website. By using this website, you acknowledge that you have read and understood these Terms and agree to be bound by them. They represent our entire agreement with you and supersede all prior terms, conditions, warranties and/or representations to the extent permitted by law. Please do not use our website if you do not agree to be bound by these Terms.
1.3 Change in terms.
We may periodically update or change the Terms of this website without giving you prior notice. You should check them regularly, as your continued use of our website means that you accept any updated or revised Terms.
1.4 Applicable law
This agreement is governed by the laws of the Republic of South Africa.
1.5 Use of our website
You are welcome to browse or use our website for your own personal, commercial and information purposes only. No other use is permitted without our prior written consent. The unauthorised use, copying, reproduction, variation, modification, or distribution of the content of this website, the uploading of any unlawful or damaging information or viral software, or the creation of any links to our website from any other site whatsoever, is strictly prohibited.
Any indulgence of extension of time granted to you shall not be construed as a waiver or variation of any of our rights or remedies in these Terms or law.
Your privacy is very important to us and therefore any information that you upload on our website will be stored on a secure server. Our secure server encrypts your identity number to minimise the risk of unauthorised disclosure or interception. Our website makes use of ‘cookies’ which collect data about the device that you use to access our website. The cookies minimise the possibility of unauthorised access to, and disclosure of, your personal information. We will not disclose, sell, or rent your personal information to third parties without your consent unless we are compelled to do so by law.
Whilst all reasonable efforts are taken to ensure that your personal information are protected as they travel over the internet, we cannot guarantee the absolute security of any information you exchange with us voluntarily.
You may visit the website without providing any personal information. The website servers will in such instances collect the IP address of your computer, but not the email address or any other distinguishing information. This information is aggregated to measure the number of visits, average time spent at the website, pages viewed, etc.
SMARTSENZ® uses this information to determine the use of the website, and to improve the content thereon.
All reasonable steps are taken to ensure that the information on our website, social media channels and email marketing is accurate and up to date. We do not, however, warrant that the content or information displayed is always accurate, complete and/or current. Errors and omissions excepted.
Any comments uploaded by our users, or any authorised experts invited as our guests are their opinions alone and do not in any way represent our views, opinions, beliefs, or values.
1.7 Your comments
We value your comments, ideas, suggestions, and feedback via our Be Smart/ Contact Us page on our website or on any post that we have submitted on our Blog Page. We will not compensate you in any way whatsoever for your comments. Once received, your comments will become our property and we will not be limited in any way in the use, commercial or otherwise, of any of your comments.
You warrant that your comments do not and will not violate the right(s) of any third party, including copyright, trademark, privacy or any other personal or proprietary right. You agree not to disclose, submit, or offer any Comments that are or contain any defamatory, unlawful, abusive, or obscene material. We refuse any liability towards any third party regarding your Comments, and you shall remain accountable towards any third party regarding any harm caused by your Comments.
1.8 Intellectual Property
While SMARTSENZ® owns the copyrights to all original content on this website, including text, icons, images, and other materials, it’s important to note that some images used on our website may be sourced, sampled, or referenced from various online platforms or sources; SMARTSENZ® does not claim ownership of the licenses to all images used on our website, unless explicitly stated. Images are used for illustrative and informational purposes, and efforts are made to provide proper attribution and comply with relevant usage rights. You are permitted to view, print or store electronically a copy of any information on our website, including these Terms, solely for your personal, lawful, non-commercial use. Unauthorised use, reproduction, modification and/or distribution is prohibited and constitutes an unlawful infringement of our intellectual property rights.
1.9 Use of our logos, content, and images
You are not permitted to use the content of our website, our logos or any product or other images that appear on our website without our prior written consent. Unauthorised use, reproduction, modification and/or distribution is prohibited and constitutes an infringement of our or our licensors’ intellectual property rights.
Advertising and other promotional material of third parties may appear on our website from time to time. We do not endorse such third parties or their products and/or services. Your reliance on any information contained in such material is entirely at your own risk.
1.11 Disclaimers and Exclusions of Liability
Use of our website is entirely at your own risk. We make no representations or warranties of any kind, whether express or implied. We do not warrant that the functions provided by the website will be uninterrupted or error free, or that the website or the server that makes it available are free from viruses or other harmful components.
We accept no liability, to the extent permitted by law, for any direct, indirect, incidental, special, or consequential loss or damage of any kind whatsoever or howsoever caused arising from the access or use of our website or the purchase of any of our products or services.
You agree, to the extent permitted by law, to indemnify us against any loss or damage suffered or liability incurred by reason of any act or omission on your part or that of any third party acting on your behalf in connection with your use of our website and/or your purchase of any products or services.
In the event that any clause contained in these Terms is invalid or unenforceable, then such clause shall not affect the validity or enforceability insofar as the remaining clauses of these Terms are concerned. We shall not be regarded as having waived or be precluded from exercising any right under these Terms by reason merely that we have provided any indulgence to you, or we fail to exercise or delay exercising any right we may have, whether the same right or any other right.
SCOPE OF SERVICES:
2.1. SMARTSENZ® provides the following services:
2.1.1 Pest Services:
188.8.131.52 Rats and Mice: The treatment of rats and mice, also referred to as “rodents” includes, but is not limited to:
- A comprehensive pest survey to identify the source of the infestation.
- Humane trapping of rats and mice
- Sealing entry points and providing door sweeps
- Using natural repellents to keep rodents away (e.g., in vehicles)
- Using non-toxic lethal traps
- Using owl-friendly rodent baits
- Installing owl or bat boxes
- Long-term maintenance and education to ensure a proactive, effective rodent management partnership.
184.108.40.206 Cockroaches: The treatment of cockroaches includes, but is not limited to:
- Gel baits
- Monitoring traps
- Targeted spray
- Staff training regarding sanitation, waste management and food storage practices
- Maintenance advice
220.127.116.11 Ants: The treatment of ants includes, but is not limited to:
- Gel baits
- Baiting traps
- Targeted spray
- Staff training regarding food storage practices
18.104.22.168 Flies: The treatment of flies includes, but is not limited to:
- Baiting and trapping tools that attract flies, capture them, and prevent them from breeding. Our experts monitor the trapped fly population to ensure that the data used aids us in providing the best service.
- Exclusion methods to seal / create barriers where flies may enter your premises.
- Staff training regarding sanitation, waste management and food storage practices
22.214.171.124 Termites: The treatment of termites include, but are not limited to:
- Providing advice on how to make your property least attractive to termites.
- Using a completely natural product on termites and their nests.
- Targeted Termicide spraying (using the only blue label product in the country)
- Preventative/ repellent paint.
126.96.36.199 Mosquitoes: The treatment of mosquitoes include, but are not limited to:
- Assessment of your property and educate you on how to reduce your mosquito breeding sites.
- Use of biological control (bacterium) that targets mosquito larvae and black fly larvae.
- Conduct Indoor Residual Spraying (IRS) at the right season for malaria prevention.
- Provide insecticide-treated mosquito bed nets.
- Monitor mosquito populations using a mosquito trap. This trap allows us to assess mosquito species diversity and malaria risk.
188.8.131.52 Thatch Insects: The treatment of thatch insects includes, but are not limited to:
- ULV misting technology with a residual effect. Experts use specialized equipment to release ultra-low-volume (ULV) droplets into the thatch. Once the ULV droplets dry within the thatch, they form a microscopic layer of insecticide crystals which stay active for several months and ensure long-term protection of the thatch.
- Gas technology with no residual effect. Experts use specialized equipment to release gas into the thatch. Gas particles have no residual and therefore are safer towards non-target organisms in the thatch.
2.1.2 Other Services:
184.108.40.206 Bird Management: The management of bird infestations includes, but is not limited to:
- Installing and maintain visual deterrents in the correct places (e.g., reflectors)
- Installing and maintaining physical deterrents in the correct places (e.g., bird spikes, bird netting, bird wire)
220.127.116.11 Bat Management: Our expert team follows bat exclusion methods and provides bat housing to ensure that your property still gets the benefits of bats living nearby.
18.104.22.168 Eco-Friendly Weed Control: The treatment of weeds include, but is not limited to:
- Targeted herbicides
- Non-chemical fertilizer
2.2. Change in Services
We reserve the right to modify, expand, or discontinue any of the services provided, with or without notice. Changes to the services will be communicated through our website or other appropriate means.
2.3. Use of Service
Your use of our services is subject to compliance with any additional terms, guidelines, or policies related to specific services, as may be provided separately by SMARTSENZ®
It is your responsibility to ensure that you meet any technical or system requirements necessary to access and use our services. We are not responsible for any failures or limitations in service access due to your equipment or internet connection.
SMARTSENZ® reserves the right to subcontract or delegate any part of the services to third parties as deemed necessary. However, any subcontracting or delegation will not relieve us of our obligations or liability under these terms and conditions.
2.6. Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Our services may be subject to service level agreements (SLAs), which will be outlined in separate agreements, if applicable.
2.7. Service Guarantee
While we make every effort to ensure the availability and accuracy of our services, we do not guarantee that our services will be error-free or uninterrupted. You acknowledge that our services may be subject to downtime for maintenance, updates, or other necessary actions.
In the event of service disruptions or outages, we will make reasonable efforts to restore service promptly.
We may provide customer support for our services. The terms and conditions of customer support, including response times and communication methods, will be outlined in separate agreements, if applicable.
From time to time, SMARTSENZ® may run promotions, contests, or special offers (“Promotions”) on its website or through other channels.
Participation in Promotions is subject to these terms and conditions, as well as any specific terms outlined for each Promotion.
Promotions are open to South African residents who meet the eligibility criteria specified for each Promotion.
SMARTSENZ® reserves the right to modify, suspend, or terminate any Promotion at its discretion without prior notice.
All Promotions are subject to South African law, and any disputes will be resolved in accordance with the laws of the Republic of South Africa.
Employees, contractors, and immediate family members of SMARTSENZ® are not eligible to participate in Promotions.
Any taxes or additional costs associated with prizes or Promotions are the sole responsibility of the winner/participant.
By participating in a Promotion, participants acknowledge and agree to comply with the Promotion-specific terms and conditions.
For any questions, concerns, or inquiries related to these terms and conditions or our services, please feel free to contact us at:
AVIA GIS SOUTH AFRICA (PTY) LTD Trading as SMARTSENZ®
Unit 32 Barbeque Bend
You can also reach out to us via the following methods:
Phone: +27 10 448 7908
We aim to respond to all enquiries promptly, and we appreciate your feedback and comments regarding our services.