1. Data acquisition
Personal data will only be stored in case you voluntarily submit it within the scope of a purchase contract. We use your personal data submitted without your express approval solely for the purpose of the fulfilment and processing of your order. After complete execution of the contract and full payment of the purchase price your data will be blocked for further use and deleted as soon as tax-based and commercial-law-based safekeeping periods are expired provided that you gave no express approval in a further use.
This website uses etracker technology (www.etracker.com) to collect visitor behavior data. The data is collected anonymously to be used for marketing and optimization purposes and is stored on servers in Hamburg/Germany. All visitor data is saved using an anonymous user ID and can be used to aggregate a usage profile. Cookies may be used for this purpose. Cookies are small text files that are stored in the visitor’s local browser cache. Using such cookies it is possible to recognize the visitor’s browser. The data collected via etracker technology will not be used to determine the personal identity of the website visitor or compiled with personal data pertaining to the user of the pseudonym unless agreed to separately by the person concerned. The collection and storage of data may here be revoked at any time with respect to subsequent services: http://www.etracker.com/privacy?et=wBVO6V.
By changing the settings of your internet browser you may prohibit the acceptance of cookies; in this case you might not be able to use all features of the website.
By visiting this website you give your approval for processing the data collected by etracker GmbH as outlined above and for the purpose mentioned before.
2. Data processing
Personal data which you submitted by email or through our website will solely be used for correspondence with you and is exclusively processed for the purpose you intended when submitting the data, i.e. for the fulfilment and processing of your order. Submitted data will be only forwarded to the departments in charge, if necessary to other companies being part of the uvex group of companies. In order to fulfil your order your data may be forwarded to the carrier if necessary for the shipping of the goods. Where applicable your payment data will be forwarded to an appointed credit institution.
We assure not to forward your personal data to third parties except for legal requirements.
3. Data storage
Submitted data will be stored until the purpose for which you disclosed it is served. Should regulatory safekeeping periods exist such periods will be observed.
Cookies are small text files which are transferred to the hard disk of your computer via your web browser. Cookies are transferred for reasons of controlling the connection or to provide you with more individual comfort during the visit of our website.
We currently use “non-persistent session cookies” which means that the cookies will be deleted when you close your browser and therewith end the session. By changing the settings of your internet browser you may limit or prohibit the acceptance of cookies as well as set forth that cookies will only be accepted after your prior approval.
5. Use of Facebook Social Plugins
Our website uses social plugins (“plugins”) provided by the social network facebook.com, operated by Facebook Inc., 1601 S. California Avenue, Palo Alto, CA 94304, USA (“Facebook”). The plugins are identifiable by a Facebook logo (white letter f on blue background or a thumb up icon) or the notice “Facebook Social Plugin”. For a full list of all social Plugins please see http://developers.facebook.com/plugins.
When you visit a page of our website that contains a social plugin, your browser establishes a direct connection to Facebook servers. Facebook directly transfers the plugin content to your browser which embeds the latter into the website, enabling Facebook to receive information about your having accessed the respective page of our website. Thus we have no influence on the data gathered by the plugin and inform you according to our state of knowledge:
The embedded plugins provide Facebook with the information that you have accessed the corresponding page of our website. If you are logged into Facebook, your visit can be assigned to your Facebook account. If you interact with the plugins, for example by clicking “Like”, or entering a comment, the corresponding information is transmitted from your browser directly to Facebook and stored by it. Even if you are not logged into Facebook, there is possibility that the plugins transmits your IP-address to Facebook.
If you are a Facebook member and do not want Facebook to connect the data concerning your visit to our website with your member data already stored by Facebook, please log off Facebook before entering our website. Further you can block Facebook social Plugins by using add-ons for your browser, like the “Facebook Blocker“.
6. Credit check
In case of an advance performance by uvex in favour of you we may gather creditworthiness related information from CEG Creditreform Consumer GmbH, Hellersbergstr. 11, 41460 Neuss, Germany whereas all legal requirements concerning your interests will be respected. The information received will not be forwarded to third parties.
7. Claim regarding disclosure, correction, blocking or deletion
Pursuant to the German Data Protection Act you may at any time claim for disclosure of the data stored with regard to yourself as well as claim for the correction, blocking or deletion of your data.
Whenever your personal data changes we will amend the stored data as soon as you inform us. In case you do not longer agree with the storage of your personal data we will delete it on first demand provided that the storage is not required by law.
Please be so kind as to contact our Data Protection Officer in writing with regard to disclosure, correction, blocking or deletion claims.
9. Data Protection Officer of the uvex group of companies
Should you have any further questions regarding data privacy and its implementation within the uvex group of companies please be so kind as to contact our data protection officer
Mr. Otto Roth
UVEX WINTER HOLDING GmbH & Co. KG
Data Protection Officer
Würzburger Str. 181