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General

iET SA Information Engineering & Technology, Rautistrasse 58, 8048 Zurich, (“iET SA”) operates the website www.iet.ch and provides the services offered on this website. Therefore, iET SA is responsible for the collection, processing and use of your personal data and shall ensure compliance with Swiss law. Protection of your personal data is a high priority to iET SA.

In this privacy statement, we’ll let you know what data is collected on www.iet.ch and how it is going to be used. You will also be informed on how to verify this information and how to request deletion of your data. Please note that this privacy statement is subject to change from time to time. We therefore recommend that you read the privacy statement regularly to make sure you are familiar with the most up-to-date version.

Collecting, using, and processing personal and company-related data

Since you have visited www.iet.ch, some of your data will automatically be stored on our servers for purposes of system administration, statistics or security. This data includes the name of your internet service provider, your IP address (under certain circumstances), your approximate location, the version of your browser software, the operating system of the computer from which www.iet.ch was accessed, the date, the time, the website from which you visited www.iet.ch, the websites you are visiting on ours, and possibly the keywords used to find our website www.iet.ch. This data can be assigned to a particular visitor under certain circumstances. However, personal data is not evaluated within this context. This collected data is only used anonymously.

By registering as a user and entering your data on www.iet.ch, you are acknowledging that the data you entered will be used for purposes related to service provision only.

In addition, you agree that your data can be used for advertising purposes. If you do not agree with the use of your personal data for advertising purposes, you can decline such use by sending an e-mail to contact@iet.ch.

Transmission to third parties

Your data will be transmitted to our partners (third parties) if provisioning of services requires. If we transmit data to external service providers, we will ensure that such your data will be forwarded in line with applicable data protection provisions.

If you provide us with personal or company-related data by your own initiative, such data will not be used, processed or transferred except in line with applicable law or you declaration of consent. In addition your data will only be forwarded to external service providers if necessary for contract execution and only if these service providers have agreed to comply with the appropriate confidentiality requirements and the provisions governing due diligence.

Moreover, we will transmit your data only if obliged by law, by authorities or by court order.

Information, deletion and correction

You have the right to send us a written request to contact@iet.ch to understand whether and if so what kind of your personal data is stored with us. Such a request, needs to contain a proof of your identity to the same address.

You have the statutory right to request the deletion or correction of your data at any time. You are also entitled at any time to revoke your permission regarding the use or processing of personal data, with future effect.

We will delete stored data if it is no longer needed for its given purpose.

Regarding the deletion of data, please be aware that we are subject to certain legal obligations requiring us to archive certain data. We must comply with this obligation. If you request to delete data which is subject to such retention obligation, we will block such data in our system and use it only to fulfil our retention obligation. After the retention period expires, we will comply with your request for deletion.

Data security

We will retain your data securely and therefore take all reasonable measures to protect it from loss, access, misuse or alteration. Our employees and contracting parties which have access to your data are contractually obliged to confidentiality and to comply with the provisions of data protection law. The services we offer make it necessary to forward your data to partners and customers of ours. In this case your data will also be treated confidentially.

Cookies

We use cookies to simplify the use of www.iet.ch. “Cookies” are small information files that your browser temporarily stores on your computer’s hard drive and that necessary for the proper use of www.iet.ch. Thus, the information contained in the cookies helps to monitor your session (and especially to improve navigation) and makes our website more user-friendly. The cookies we use do not save any information specific to particular individuals. Most web browsers accept cookies automatically. But you can turn this feature off in your browser’s settings if you prefer. You can remove cookies stored on your PC at any time by deleting the temporary internet files (browser bar “Extras—Internet Options”).

Deactivating cookies can prevent you from using all our portal’s functions.

Please find instructions for deleting cookies from Internet Explorer and Mozilla here.

Google Analytics

This website uses Google Analytics, a web analysis service of Google, Inc. (“Google”). Google Analytics uses what are known as “cookies”: text files which are stored on your computer and enable an analysis of your use of the website. The information the cookie generates about your use of this website (e.g., browser type and version, operating system used, referrer URL of the previously visited website, IP address, time or server request) is normally transmitted to a Google server in the USA and stored there. If the IP anonymization on our website is activated, however, Google will shorten your IP address beforehand within the Member States of the European Union or in other Contracting States to the Agreement on the European Economic Area.

Only in exceptional cases will your full IP address be transmitted to a Google server in the USA and truncated there. Google will use this information to evaluate your use of the website, to assemble reports about the website’s activities for the website operator, and to render additional services related to website use and internet use. Google will also transmit this information to third parties if this is legally required or if third parties process this data on Google’s behalf. The IP address transmitted by your browser as part of Google Analytics will not be merged with Google data.

You can prevent cookies from being installed by changing your browser’s software settings accordingly; however, we must point out that doing so may prevent you from using all of this website’s services to their full extent. By using this website, you are agreeing to have Google process the data collected about you, in the manner described above and for the purpose named above.

You can find more information about the web analysis service we use on the Google Analytics website. You can find instructions on how to prevent the web analysis service from processing your data here.

Amendments

Amendments to this privacy statement are published on this page. This will give you access to information at any time about what data we store and how we collect and use this data. You can save or print the data protection provisions here.