Effective Date: 6 March 2019
1 – PURPOSE OF THIS POLICY
Data we collect on you from our website will be transferred to our servers in Germany and Switzerland and our office in Switzerland. By providing personally identifiable data on you, you understand that they will be communicated and treated at our office in Switzerland. Swiss law on personal data protection may greatly differ from regulations in force in your country. You can check the Swiss law content at the following address (click here).
By using this website, you fully consent to the collection, use and disclosure of your information in accordance with the terms and conditions of this Policy. If you do not agree to the terms of this Policy, please do not use our website.
2 – COLLECTED INFORMATION
2.1 – PERSONAL INFORMATION
You are not required to provide personally identifiable information as a condition of accessing this website and its main content. We ensure to collect the minimum amount of personal information necessary to facilitate transactions and communication with you, to improve our services and your experience. The personally identifiable information we may collect on you include:
- telephone numbers (including mobile)
- email address
- company you work for
- drivers of your interest in our company and its products
- details you may provide on the intended use of your products
- every other information that could be on your resume if you are applying for a position at Hydromea
Some functions and content of our website will require you to provide the above-mentioned information. Failing to do so will prevent you from being able to use these functions and access some content.
2.2 – NON-PERSONAL INFORMATION
Using our website may result in the collection of certain non-personally identifiable information. Each visitor to our website will be recognized through his domain name or IP address (where possible). We may also collect information about your browser type and operating system.
2.3 – COOKIES
3 – USE OF COLLECTED INFORMATION
We use the information we collect for the following purposes:
- To communicate with you and to assess your needs
- To provide information concerning our products and services
- To conduct other transactions that you request
- For the purpose of conducting normal business operations related to our company and products
We may combine information you made available to us with information related to your transactions with Hydromea, as well as with information we receive about you from other data providers such as, but not limited to, commercial registrar offices and credit ranking agencies.
Collected information will be retained for commercially reasonable periods of time or in compliance with specific policies and applicable laws. Information collected for a specified purpose will only be used and stored for that purpose for a reasonable period of time.
4 – SHARING AND DISCLOSURE OF THE COLLECTED INFORMATION
We do not share or disclose your personal information with third-parties. Your information will not be rented, sold or used for any commercial purposes other than those of Hydromea SA.
We may disclose the information we collect from and about you to our subsidiaries and affiliates for the purpose of providing the services and products you have requested.
However, we may disclose your personal information to third parties: (i) in case we have reason to believe that such disclosure is necessary to identify, contact or bring legal action against someone who may be causing injury to or interference with (either intentionally or unintentionally) our rights or property, customers or other users of our websites or anyone else who could be harmed by such activities; (ii) in response to a judicial process and provide information to law enforcement agencies or in connection with an investigation on matters related to public safety, as permitted by law, or otherwise as required by law, such as to comply with a subpoena or similar legal process.
We may share aggregated information about our customers with our advertisers and marketing partners. This information does not include any personally identifiable information.
5 – COMMENTS OF USERS
Users’ comments, posted on our website after gathering each user’s agreement, may contain personally identifiable information. To request the removal of your comment please contact us through one of the methods listed below.
6 – LINKS TO THIRD-PARTY WEBSITES
Our website contains links to other websites, with privacy policies that differ from our own. We are not responsible for the activities and practices that take place on these websites.
7 – CORRECTION AND DELETION OF YOUR PERSONAL INFORMATION
Regarding your personal data, you have the right to access them, rectify them and ask for their erasure. If you want to exercise one of these rights, please contact us at email@example.com.
If you simply want to withdraw your consent regarding the use and storage or your personal data, you can also send a mail to the address above.
We may reject your request to access or delete information related to you in case we have reason to believe that such disclosure is prohibited by law or if the rights of a third-party might be violated.
8 – AMENDMENT TO THIS POLICY
9 – PRIVACY CONTACT
For any inquiry related to this policy, your information or privacy issues in general please contact Hydromea Legal team: firstname.lastname@example.org