When you visit our website, some personal data can be collected. EDENTA is responsible for collection, processing and use of your personal data and the compliance of this data processing with current Swiss law. The proper management of your personal data is particularly important to us.
Below, we will inform you about the scope and to what purpose your personal data are collected and used during use of our website. Please note that the privacy statement can be modified. We therefore advise that you consult this statement regularly.
1. Collection, processing and disclosure of personal data
Basically, you can visit our website without having to disclose your personal data. In some areas of the website, however, you will be requested to enter personal data; in the download centre, catalogue ordering and when making contact with Edenta.
The personal data transferred will be handled confidentially and exclusively stored and processed, not sold or made available to third parties within the framework of the relationship between you and EDENTA.
In the case of service provision requested by you, transfer of personal data to a third party may be required. This is only done within the scope of the service requested by you and taking into consideration the necessary data security. EDENTA will only transfer your personal data to third parties, who have committed to complying with applicable laws regarding the data protection and processing of your data.
We will only transfer your personal data if there is a legal obligation or it is required for exercising our rights.
2. Storage and security of data
EDENTA AG takes appropriate precautionary measures and uses relevant safety technologies to protect your data. They are stored for as long as required for the purpose or is legally prescribed.
Cookies are small text files that are stored on your computer. They help to make your visit to our website easier, more comfortable and useful. Cookies are information files that the web browser automatically stores on the hard drive of your computer when you visit our website.
Cookies do not damage the hard drive of your computer or transfer personal data of the user to us. Your use does not result in us obtaining new personal data about you as an online visitor.
The majority of internet browsers accept cookies automatically. You can, however, configure your browser so that no cookies are stored on your computer or that a message is always displayed if you receive a new cookie. We would like to point out that deactivating cookies may restrict you from using all the functions of our website.
4. Web analysis tools
For the purpose of needs-based design and continual optimisation of our websites we use Google Analytics, a web analysis service of Google Inc. (“Google”). In this regard pseudonymised user profiles are created and small text files are used, which are stored on your computer (“Cookies”). The information produced by the cookies when you use our website (including your IP address) are transmitted to a Google server in the USA and stored there. The information is used to analyse the use of the website, to compile reports about the website activities and provide other services connected with website and internet use. This information is also transferred to third parties where appropriate, if this is legally prescribed or if third parties process these data on behalf of Google. Google will never associate your IP address with other data collected on you.
You can prevent installation of cookies by using the appropriate setting in your browser software; we would like to point out, however, that in this case you may not be able to use the full scope of all the functions of our website. Further information about the web analysis service used can be found on the Google Analytics website. Instructions on how to prevent processing of your data by the web analysis service can be found at http://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout?hl=de
By using our website you give your consent to the processing of the personal data collected by Google in the manner described above and for the aforementioned purpose.
5. Questions about data protection
This text is a translation of a text from the original German. The translators do not accept any liability for damages that may arise from using the English. The original German text is definitive.