PART 2 – COLLECTION AND USE OF PERSONAL DATA WHEN YOU USE OUR ONLINE SERVICES
Data sent to Connecting.Works through your visit to our site, by means of contact forms or by e-mail is treated with care. This personal data is only used by Connecting.Works and is not handed over to others.
If you would prefer cookies not to be stored on your computer, you can switch cookies off in your browser.
2.2 GOOGLE ANALYTICS
If you do not wish your surfing behaviour to be logged, you can download a browser plug-in from the Google website to prevent this. This setting will then apply to all the websites you visit, not just to Connecting.Works. Download the browser plug-in.
2.3 PERMISSION FOR DATA COLLECTION FOR LIMITED PURPOSES
The use of data for the technical operation of the website. This is data you voluntarily provide when you visit the website, such as your IP address, the device used, the type of browser and the operating system. We store this data for the duration of your visit and do not sell it to third parties.
The collection of data to analyse the length of your visit, its extent and frequency. We use the results of the analysis to improve the technical operation of the website, its ease of use and its appeal. We keep the data we collect separate from other data and anonymise it as much as possible.
To analyse your wishes, behaviour and preferences (as well as those of all our other satisfied users and visitors) as regards our products. We do so mainly by way of special campaigns and through social media and to a very limited degree through this website. We do not sell this information to third parties. We also keep this data separate from other data and anonymise it as much as possible.
To analyse the effectiveness of online and other media campaigns we conduct. We use the results of the analysis to increase our connection with you and to search for and reach people who are interested in our products. Our focus in this research is on groups of consumers, not on individual users. We may, however, directly approach groups of users –of which you might be a member –with information about our products, as long as you have given permission for us to do so. We do not sell this information to third parties.
2.4 PERMISSION FOR SPECIFIC PURPOSES
2.5 TRANSFER OF DATA TO THIRD PARTIES
Our principle is to only store data we collect for a limited period and not to share it with anyone, unless we believe there is a good reason for doing so. Connecting.Works sometimes asks third parties to process its data, perform marketing and technical activities and other operations. When such third parties are given access to your personal data in order to perform the services and operations in question, Connecting.Works will have taken technical and organisational measures to ensure that these third parties take due care when dealing with your personal data. Connecting.Works only provides third parties, such as government bodies, with personal data when compelled to on the basis of an injunction or statutory obligation. Under the terms of this article, your personal data can also be passed on to recipients in countries outside European territory. In such cases, Connecting.Works shall take appropriate measures which can be deemed reasonable and necessary to guarantee that your data is protected as effectively as possible.