Privacy Notice

Scope

This Privacy Notice is intended to inform the users of this website in accordance with the applicable data protection regulations in Switzerland and in the European Union (EU) on the nature, scope and purpose of the collection and use of personal data by the website owner Polymetrix AG, Sandackerstrasse 24, CH-9245 Oberbüren. The website owner takes the protection of your privacy very seriously and treats your personal data confidentially and in compliance with the statutory provisions.

The use of our website is generally possible without providing personal data. To the extent that personal data (e.g. name, address or e-mail-address) is requested, providing such information is as far as possible on a voluntary basis. No personal data will be forwarded to any third parties without your express consent.

Please note that data transmission over the Internet (e.g. when communicating by e-mail) may have security vulnerabilities. Complete protection of data from interception by third parties is therefore not possible.

Access data

The website owner or the provider of the website collects data about visits to this website and saves it as “Server-Logfiles”. Following data are logged as follow:

  • visited website
  • the time of the access
  • amount of data being sent in byte
  • source/link, that you used to link to our site
  • browser used
  • operating system used
  • IP-address used

The information is solely used for statistical purposes and to help improving this website. However the website owner reserves the right to retrospectively check the Server-Logfiles should concrete evidence point to unlawful use.

Cookies

This website uses cookies. These are small text files that are stored on your device. Your browser accesses these files. The use of cookies increases the user-friendliness and security of this website. Common browsers offer the setting option to not allow cookies.

Note: There is no guarantee that you will be able to access all the features of this website without restrictions if you apply such settings.

Handling of personal data

The website owner collects, uses and transfers your personal data only if this is permitted by law or if you consent to the collection of data. Personal data means all information that is used to identify your person and which can be traced back to you – such as your name, e-mail address and telephone number.

Handling of contact details

If you contact the website owner through the offered contact opportunity, your contact details will be stored so that it can be used to process and answer your request. This data will not be disclosed to third parties without your consent.

Handling of comments and contributions

Your IP address will be saved if you leave a post or comment on this website. This is for the security of the website owner: If your text violates the law, he may want to track your identity.

Google Analytics

This website uses the "Google Analytics" service provided by Google Inc. (1600 Amphitheater Parkway Mountain View, CA 94043, USA) to analyze website use by users. The service uses cookies – text files that are saved on your device – . The information collected by cookies is usually sent to Google servers in the US and stored there.

On this website IP anonymization takes place. The IP address of users is shortened within the member states of the EU and the European Economic Area. This reduction eliminates the personal reference of your IP address. Under the terms of the agreement, which the website owner has entered with Google Inc., Google Inc uses the information collected to compile an evolution of website usage and website activity and provide further services in connection with Internet usage.

You have the option of rejecting these cookies by adjusting the settings of your browser. There is no guarantee that you will be able to access all features of this website without restriction if your browser does not allow cookies.

Furthermore, you can use a Browser-Plugin to prevent that the information collected by cookies (including your IP address) is sent to Google Inc. and used by Google Inc. The following link leads to the corresponding Plugin: https://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout?hl=de  Alternatively, by clicking on this link you can prevent that Google Analytics collect data about you on this website. By clicking on the link above you download an “Opt-Out-Cookie”. Your browser must allow cookies to be stored. If you delete your cookie on a regular basis, you will need to click on the link each time you visit the website.

For further information of use of data by Google Inc.: https://support.google.com/analytics/answer/6004245?hl=de

Rights of the user: Right of access, rectification and erasure

As a user, you will receive upon request free information about which personal data has been stored about you. If your request does not conflict with a legal obligation to retain data (e.g. data retention), you are entitled to correct incorrect data and to block or delete your personal data.

For more information please contact: dataprotection(at)polymetrix.com