Collection and use of information if you are a visitor of the site
Personal data that we collect, process and use in connection with the Site includes not only information that we actively collect while you interact with the Site but also information that you voluntarily provide to us over the Site in various contexts (e.g., when you download documentation from our Site, when you send an e-mail to our customer service, when you fill in an online form etc.). We collect information automatically when you navigate the Site or through our third-party analytics providers. Where applicable, we store usage information such as the type of device you use to access our Site, your operating system, browser type, IP address and device identification number, the pages you visit or request, links clicked, referring websites, user interactions, and your search terms. In addition, we infer your location by the country you self-report and your IP address.
In order to improve navigation on its Site, Vectronix uses the following types of cookies and technologies in connection with the Site and collects certain data during your visit:
- The Site uses Google Tag Manager. Google Tag Manager is a service provided by Google. The Google Tag Manager is a platform / code management tool. The tool does not collect any Personal data, but causes the triggering of other tags, which may contain your data. Google Tag Manager does not access this data. If disabling is done at the domain or cookie level, it will persist for all tracking tags that are implemented with Google Tag Manager.
- This website uses autopilot HQ technology.
Social Links & Recommendations
On our website, you may have the option of submitting the respective page to selected social media platforms in order to recommend them within your individual group of friends (“friends”, social graph). After using the respective social icons (click on the Facebook icon, for example), you will be redirected to the respective platform in a new window, which may ask you to log in to your profile first. Thereupon, or during this or even before, only the page contents of the page to be recommended are analyzed exclusively by the platform operator and processed differently depending on the platform (title of the page, picture motif as icon, continuous text). We point out in the context that we have no influence on the data collection of the respective platform, which applies to the registered as well as not registered condition in the respective social media offer. When using the social media recommendations (buttons), you automatically and knowingly agree that the respective social media offers can collect and store data about your person and your usage behavior. We as the provider of the website offered here have no influence on this and therefore we hereby release ourselves from any liability with regard to the data collection and storage of third parties.
If you get in touch with us or register on the site
If you – in addition to visiting our Site – get in touch with us through the contact form, or if you register and send us communication, while at our Site,
- we collect and store the Personal data you provide through this process (e.g. name, address, company, e-mail, country, phone number), username and if applicable your username and password.
If you engage in a transaction while logged on to our Site (e.g. in the case of a question concerning our products, organizing shipments, demo kit loans, technical problem or service returns), then
- we collect and store information about the transaction,
- we will further process data if it is necessary for entering or performing a contract or
- if it is necessary for compliance with a legal obligation to which Vectronix is subject.
If you send us communications, then
- we may collect such communications in a file specific to you.
Access your information and complaints
Accessing, Correcting, and updating your personal data
If you have submitted personal information to Vectronix through the Site, or if someone else has submitted your personal information through the Site you can: Receive, access, correct or update your Personal Information by sending an email to firstname.lastname@example.org or sending a letter to:
Safran Vectronix AG
Removal of personal data
Upon your request, we will remove your Personal data from our database. If Personal data is removed, you will lose access to the parts of the Site for which you must provide such Personal data to gain access. After removal, we will only retain copies of such information as are necessary for us to perform a contract, comply with legal obligations, protect the vital interest of the data subject or are otherwise reasonably necessary. Removed and deleted information may persist in backup copies for no longer than is legally permissible, will not be available to others and will normally be overwritten within the regular course of business. Any Personal data provided as a part of a transaction represents a record of that business transaction that cannot be altered after the transaction is complete.
Vectronix is committed to working with costumers to obtain a fair and rapid resolution of any complaints or disputes about privacy. Please send us your questions or comments regarding our privacy practices either via email or sending a letter to the addresses given above.
Vectronix will be happy to respond to your questions and comments.
If you are a EU citizen, you have the possibility to contact our EU representative Safran:
Links to other Websites
Your use of this Site shall be governed in all respects by the laws of Switzerland, without regard to choice of law provisions, and not by the 1980 U.N. Convention on contracts for the international sale of goods. You agree that jurisdiction over and venue in any legal proceeding directly or indirectly arising out of or relating to this Site shall be in the ordinary courts at the place of business of Safran Vectronix in Balgach, Switzerland.
Those who choose to access this Site from locations outside Switzerland do so on their own initiative and are responsible for compliance with applicable local laws.
This Site takes every precaution to protect our users’ information. Vectronix and its sub-contractors have implemented technology and security features and strict policy guidelines to safeguard the privacy of your Personal data from unauthorized access or improper use, and we will continue to enhance our security procedures as new technology becomes available.
Safran Vectronix AG
This policy was last updated in January 2021.