DATA PROTECTION AND DISCLAIMER
Data collected from visitors to this website is processed by DOS Group SA (“DOS Group”, “we” or “us”) both as provider of this website and service provider.
Protection of your personal data is of great importance to us. We handle your data with the utmost diligence and in compliance with the applicable statutory data protection laws and postal legislation.
1. WHO IS THE OWNER OF THE DATA COLLECTED?
The owner of data collected is DOS Group SA, Via Rime 38, 6850 Mendrisio.
2. WHAT TYPE OF DATA IS COLLECTED?
2.1 In accordance with the generally accepted practice, certain data, such as IP addresses and other usage information are collected automatically by our web analytics software, as well as evaluated and processed anonymously. By using this website, you consent to the collection, use and disclosure of such data in accordance with the terms of this data protection declaration.
2.2 Automatic logging
Our web servers automatically log every visit in a temporary log file. User-specific data (such as the IP address of the requesting computer, identification data of the browser used, the operating system of the requesting computer, the amount of data transferred, the name of the Internet Service Provider, the date and time of access) and technical data (such as the name and URL of the referring web page when the website was accessed via a link and, additionally, the search term if it was accessed via a search engine) are logged and analyzed anonymously. First and foremost, this data is needed to enable the use of our content (connection set-up), and is also used for system-related purposes, such as technical administration and system security.
We do not use your data for any other purposes, unless you have given your express consent to additional data processing when using certain services.
3. HOW DO WE USE YOUR DATA?
3.1 Collecting data helps us to develop and improve our website and to optimize our services. We will use the data we collect about you for the following purposes:
3.1.1 To enable your use of our website (establishing a connection).
3.1.2 For internal management of the website, for example technical administration and maintenance of system security.
3.1.3 To optimize user friendliness, we collect statistics on user behaviour on our website. This data is analyzed anonymously (see also section 4.4)
4.1 What is cookie?
A cookie is a text file with short data sequences (a sequence of letters and numbers) that by itself cannot perform any operation. This text file is transferred to your browser by the web server when you visit a website.
4.2 How do we use cookie?
Our web server places cookies in the memory of the user’s browser. These cookies allow us to anonymously evaluate the general behavior of users, based on the number of visitors, in order to optimize the website.
4.3 Web analytics services
5. WILL WE SHARE YOUR DATA WITH SOMEONE ELSE?
Personal data is not transferred to third parties or otherwise transmitted without your expressed consent. This excludes the transmission of personal data to governmental institutions and authorities as well as to private persons with a right thereto based on the law, court orders or regulatory decisions, as well as its transfer to governmental institutions for the purposes of taking legal action or prosecution should our legally protected rights be challenged.
6. YOUR RIGHT
6.1 Right to access and information
For any questions regarding the processing of your data, please contact us at the following address: DOS Group SA, Via Rime 38, 6850 Mendrisio. Should you wish to contact us by e-mail, please note that e-mails will be in an unencrypted form and will therefore be susceptible to the security risks typically associated with such methods of communication.
6.2 Amendment, blocking and deletion / withdrawal of consent
If you would like any data to be amended, blocked or deleted, please apply in writing together with a copy of your passport or ID to the following address: DOS Group SA, Via Rime 38, 6850 Mendrisio. If the deletion of any data is not permitted for statutory or contractual reasons or by commercial or tax law, in particular by statutory retention periods, the data will be blocked instead of deleted.
7. HOW SECURE IS YOUR DATA?
The data we collect and save is treated confidentially and, using appropriate technical and organizational precautions, protected from loss or manipulation as well as from unauthorized access by third parties.