Data privacy & disclaimer
Thank you for visiting our website. Please read this data privacy notice before using our website or transmitting personal data. This data privacy notice governs the data processing procedures within the scope of the usage of the Internet and all other electronic communication networks of BSI Business Systems Integration (hereinafter called “BSI”). Should you have any questions regarding the usage of your personal data or these procedures, please send an e-mail to our person in charge of data privacy.
Collection of information and purpose
We collect two (2) types of user data on our website:
- active data (including name, mailing address, email address, phone and fax number, password), if transmitted freely by the visitor for the purpose of registering or making online orders, etc.; and
- passive data (including browser type, IP address, domain name of accessed websites).
From time to time, we ask our website visitors to participate in surveys. These surveys usually pertain to the contents of the website, our products or product categories. We will sometimes ask you about your age or age group, your gender or other data that does not make you individually identifiable. Individually identifying data is neither collected nor associated with any stored individual-related data that has been previously transmitted. Data collected from polls and surveys is exclusively intended for internal use by BSI. However, aggregated data (not individual-related data) may be transferred to others.
The location for the data capture of the individual-related data described here is BSI.
The individual-related data transmitted by you is used exclusively for the purpose provided at the corresponding point of entry, e.g. for the delivery of press information, newsletters, communications by the executive board or other financial information or for the processing of a job application. We will not use data that makes you individually identifiable either for direct marketing or for unsolicited contact initiation without your express authorization. We use the data that makes you individually identifiable solely for business purposes within BSI. The data collected on this website that makes you individually identifiable is only transferred to third parties in the following exceptional cases:
- We have the right to transfer your personal data to our partner agencies (service providers) that support us in the management of the website(s). They may only use the data for the operation of our website. These partner agencies are contractually obligated to ensure your privacy and the security of your data.
- We are also authorized to disclose personal data if required by law or if we believe in good faith that such a step is necessary to satisfy an order of the court, to react to legal claims or to protect the rights of BSI, its customers and the public.
- In the case of a takeover of BSI by another company or should BSI sell or dispose of parts of the company, the transferee shall gain access to the data files stored by BSI, including personal data, subject to applicable law. The same applies to the transfer of data as part of a restructuring (company merger) or insolvency proceedings.
The server enabling access to this website need not necessarily be located in the country from which you are accessing this website. Personal data is only collected, processed and used by us in correspondence within the regulations of this data privacy notice.
The processing of personal data (such as user ID, password, credit card number) may be imperative for the purpose of querying, changing or deletion of your personal data and/or online services provided on this website.
The secure storage of your personal data is ensured. Only authorized BSI employees as well as authorized agents or business partners that have pledged to ensure the security of the data have access to your personal data.
Should you prefer not to receive cookies during a visit to our website you can have your browser alert you before any cookies are stored and reject them when receiving browser alarm. You can also generally reject the creation of cookies using the appropriate browser setting; however, certain parts of this website may then not function properly. The cookie function does not need to be activated for use of the majority of our website.
Unsolicited Internet advertising (spam)
We do not send any “spam e-mails”. The unsolicited delivery of e-mails with advertising or marketing contents to recipients where no prior notice of consent has been obtained is considered ”spam”.
Storage of data
The data collected on this website is saved by BSI only for as long as is necessary for the purpose of the collection. It is then deleted.
Updating the data privacy notice
We reserve the right to modify or correct this data privacy notice. Visitors to this website are responsible for accessing this page in regular intervals to inform themselves about changes made in the meantime.
Through your visit to this website, electronic communication with us and transmission of your personal data you accept our regulations for the processing of personal data and consent to these procedures as well as the regulations of this data privacy notice.
Use of Google Analytics, Google Conversion Tracking and Google Remarketing
This website uses Google Analytics, Google Conversion Tracking and Google Remarketing. These are services provided by Google Inc., 1600 Amphitheatre Parkway, Mountain View, CA 94043, United States (“Google”).
Google uses “cookies”, and therefore text data files, that are stored on your computer and enable the analysis of our Internet offering. The information gathered by the cookies regarding your usage of this website (including your IP address) is then sent to a Google server in the USA and stored there. Google observes the data protection provisions of the “US Safe Harbor” convention and is registered with the U.S. Department of Commerce as a participant in the “Safe Harbor” program. Google uses this information to evaluate your use of the website to create reports for us about your website activities, as well as about your use of services related to the website and Internet use. Third-party providers, including Google, place ads on Internet websites. Third-party providers, including Google, use stored cookies to provide ads on our website on the basis of a user’s previous visits.
Google will, if necessary, also transmit this information to third parties, if such transmission is required by statute or if third parties process this data on behalf of Google. Google will never associate your IP address with other Google data. You can prevent the installation of cookies by adjusting the settings on your browser software. However, we wish to inform you that if you do so it is possible that you will not be able to fully use all of the functions of this website. By using this website you declare that you are in agreement with the processing by Google of the data collected about you in the manner described above and for the purposes listed above.
This data privacy notice is subject to Swiss law and is to be interpreted according to such. You are obligated to submit any disputes arising from the usage of this website to the exclusive authority of the courts of Switzerland.
All legal relationships arising from access to the BSI websites are subject to Swiss law. The exclusive court of jurisdiction regarding BSI is Baden, Switzerland.
Our website may contain links to websites or third parties that are beyond our influence and are not covered by this data privacy notice. If you access other websites using the available links, it is possible that the operators of these websites will collect information about you and utilize them according to their own data privacy notice, which may differ from our data privacy notice. BSI is not responsible for the data privacy regulations of others.