You may visit the Website and obtain information about Briese and our services without telling us who you are. As with any connection to a web server, the server on which we make available the Website automatically logs and stores certain technical data and stores it for a short time. This includes the IP address and operating system of your device, the date and time of use and the type of browser you use to access the Website. This is necessary for the optimal and secure provision of the Website.
If you contact us using our contact forms or by email or telephone, we collect and process the information you provide to us. This will regularly include personal data such as your name, business email address and telephone number, and information on a potential affiliation with a company you work for or represent.
We collect and process the following types of personal data in order to allow the use of our services: Your organization or company, your name, e-mail address, address, telephone number and other data related to your request such as your position, bank details, financial status and intended participation.
We collect and process your personal data to inform you about our range of services and to provide our services to you or to the company or organization you represent. This includes the following purposes:
Briese has a legitimate interest in this processing of your personal data in accordance with the purposes pursued. The data processing is usually also necessary for us to perform our contractual obligations to you or our contractual obligations to your company or organization (in which we have a legitimate interest).
We also process your personal data (and certain non-identifiable technical data) for the following purposes. We have a legitimate interest in processing your personal data in accordance with these purposes:
We may separately ask you for your consent to process your personal data for specific purposes (for example, our sharing of your personal data with a third party) for the third party’s own purposes compatible with the initial purposes. In particular, group companies of the Briese Group are also considered third parties. Please revert to the relevant third party’s privacy policies for information about their further processing of your personal data.
If you give us your consent, we will process your personal data only to the extent based on this consent as there is no other suitable or above-mentioned legal basis for this and only insofar as we need a legal basis or justification for the corresponding data processing. You have the right to revoke any consent you have given. The revocation has no effect on the legality of data processing that has already taken place.
We take appropriate technical and organizational measures to protect the integrity, confidentiality and contractual availability of the personal data processed. In particular, we implement access controls, use firewalls to protect servers, encrypt certain data and implement procedures for regular review, assessment and evaluation of the effectiveness of the measures in accordance with our risk assessment.
Where necessary in order to make available the Website and to provide our services, or to pursue the legitimate interests described herein, we share your personal data with the following categories of recipients:
Such recipients are usually based in Switzerland, or in an EU or EEA member state. If we have to share your personal data with recipients in countries without an adequate standard of data protection, we will do so based on suitable guarantees or otherwise in accordance with the applicable legal provisions on the international transfer of personal data.
You have the following rights as regards our processing of personal data that relates to you:
Please note, however, that your rights are subject to exceptions or derogations. Where legally permitted to do so, we may refuse your request to exercise these rights. Specifically, we may need to further process and retain your personal data to perform a contract with you or your company or organization, to comply with legal obligations or to protect our own legitimate interests. However, you have a right to lodge a complaint with a competent supervisory authority.
If you have any questions about data protection at Briese or would like to exercise your rights under applicable data protection law, you may contact us at email@example.com
Last updated: 10 August 2021