Data Protection Information

 

Thank you for interest about our company. We know that the protection of your personal information is important to you. Therefore, we take the careful handling of your personal data serious. The use of the BCS Automotive Interface Solutions websites is in principle possible without the need to give any personal data. In case you are using special services provided by our company via our website, it may be necessary to process personal data. If the processing of personal data is necessary and if there is no legal basis, we generally ask for the individual’s permission

 

Processing of general data and information

 

The website of BCS Automotive Interface Solutions detects a number of general data and information at every retrieval of the website by a person or an automated system. It may happen that the following data is detected: (1) the used browser type, (2) the operating system used by the accessing system, (3) the previously visited website which the accessing system gets to our website from (so-called referrers), (4) the sub-websites which are accessed on our website from an accessing system, (5) the date and the time of the access to our website, (6) an internet protocol address (IP address), (7) the internet service provider of the accessing system and (8) any other similar data and information, which serve to avert danger in case of attacks to our information technological systems.

 

In the course of the processing that general data and information, we do not draw conclusions regarding the respective person. That information is rather needed (1) to deliver the contents of the website correctly, (2) to optimize the contents of our website and the advertising for them, (3) to ensure the permanent functioning of our information technological systems and of the technology of our website and (4) to provide prosecution services with the necessary information in the case of a prosecution. That anonymously gathered data and information on the one hand analyzed statistically, on the other hand evaluated with the aim to increase data protection and data security in our company to ensure an optimal protection level for the personal data processed by us in the end.

 

Contact via the website

 

The website of BCS Automotive Interface Solutions contains details that enable a quick, electronic contact to our company and to communicate directly with us. This also includes a number of email addresses for different purposes. As far as a person gets in contact with us via email with the person responsible for the processing, that person’s transferred personal data are saved automatically. That transferred personal data, provided on a voluntary basis by that person, are saved for the purposes of handling of the case or contacting that person. That data is not provided to any third party.

 

Routine deletion or blocking of personal data

 

The person responsible for the processing processes and saves personal data of that person only for the required period of time that is necessary to complete the purpose of the storage or as far as this is covered by the European guideline and regulation body or another legislator in laws or provisions which the person responsible for the processing is bound to. If the purpose for the storage dropped or if a provisioned storage period, provided by the European guideline and regulation body or another responsible legislator, runs out, the personal data are blocked or deleted as a matter of routine and in line with legal requirements.

 

The person’s / data subject’s rights

 

Please note that, as a person whose personal data may be processed by us, pursuant to the EU General Data Protection Regulation (EU GDPR), you have the following rights in connection with the processing of your personal data:

 

Information rights under Article 13 and Article 14 EU GDPR

 

Right of access under Article 15 EU GDPR

Right to rectification under Article 16 EU GDPR

Right to erasure under Article 17 EU GDPR

Right to restriction of processing under Article 18 EU GDPR

Right to data portability under 20 EU GDPR

 

In accordance with Article 21 EU GDPR, you have the right to withdraw your consent to the collection, processing/storage and use of your personal data at any time. Consent must be withdrawn by writing by sending an email to global.dataprotection@bcs-ais.com.

 

 

Third Party Contents

 

Google Maps

 

Map data from Google Maps has been included in this website. That always assumes that the provider of those contents (in the following named ‘third-party’) detect the user’s IP address. Without the IP address, it is not possible to send respective information to the user’s browser. Given that, the IP address is necessary to display those contents. We endeavor to use such contents only which are used by the respective providers to deliver those contents. Nevertheless, we do not have any influence if the third party saves the IP address, e.g. for statistical purposes. As far as we are aware of that, we inform our users accordingly

 

YouTube

 

Components of YouTube have been included in this website. YouTube is an online video portal which gives the opportunity to video publishers the free upload of video clips as well as to other users the free watching, evaluating and commenting of those.

 

This website from which videos are embedded is operated by YouTube, LLC, 901 Cherry Ave., San Bruno, CA 94066, USA.

 

Every retrieval of a single page of this website, which is operated by the person responsible for the processing and which contains a component of YouTube (YouTube movie), causes a download of a depiction of the respective YouTube component in the internet browser on the information technological system of the using person. More information about YouTube can be found here: https://www.youtube.com/yt/about/

 

In the course of this technical procedure, YouTube and Google gain knowledge about the specific subsite of our website has been visited by the using person. YouTube and Google always receive an information about the YouTube component that the using person visits our website, if the person is logged on to YouTube at the same time. This happens independent from clicking on a video or not. If this kind of information delivery to YouTube and Google is not wanted to happen, the person can avoid this delivery by logging of from the YouTube account before visiting our website.

 

The data protection policy published by YouTube can be found here and give details about gathering, processing and use of personal data by YouTube and Google: https://policies.google.com/privacy?hl=en&gl=de