Data Protection Information Notice in Accordance with Art. 13 of the European General Data Protection Regulation No. 679/2016
We take the protection of your personal information very seriously, and in our activity, we apply all necessary measures to ensure this protection in accordance with the General Data Protection Regulation and national law.
As is provided by the provisions for data protection, we hereby inform you about the processing of your personal information which takes place in the course of the use of the website.
The subject information notice refers only to this website. In the event that you are redirected to other pages through links, you shall inform yourself about the corresponding handling of your information directly on the redirected website.
The following specifications will inform you of the manner, extent, and purpose of the collecting, processing, and use of your personal information in the course of the use of the website.
As a rule, the use of this website is possible without providing personal information. Nevertheless, it may occur within the technically necessary extent that for the use of this page, information may be collected with regard to user behavior (cookies) and other data (such as an IP address).
VOG Products automatically collects and stores in its servers some of the information that is provided by the browser to the extent that this is provided. This information may not be correlated directly to a certain person and a pooling of this data with other data sources will not be carried out.
Contact Form and Tools
With the use of certain services (such as contact form or tools), other personal information is also collected on our site (such as name, address, or e-mail addresses). This always takes place on a voluntary basis and through the communication by the users themselves. This information shall not be forwarded to third parties without your expressed consent, and the data that is inputted by you shall be used exclusively for the providing of the services that are requested. Your information from the inquiry form will be stored by us including the contact information that you have provided there for the purpose of the processing of your request and in the case of follow-up questions.
Web Analysis with Google Analytics
This website uses functions of the web analysis service Google Analytics. The provider is Google Inc., 1600 Amphitheatre Parkway, Mountain View, CA 94043, USA. Google Analytics uses target-oriented cookies.
More information on how user information is handled by Google Analytics may be found in Google’s declaration on the protection of personal information:
This website uses Google Analytics with the extension “anonymizeIP()” so that the IP addresses are only processed further in abbreviated form in order to prevent them from being directly associated with a particular individual.
Social Plugins from Facebook
On our website, we do not use any social plugins from Facebook, but rather we merely link to the services of facebook.com, operated by Facebook Inc., 1 Hacker Way, Menlo Park, California 94025, USA. The linking may be recognized by the Facebook logo.
If you do not click on these links, then no information is transmitted from our website to Facebook.
If, for example, you click the “Like” button or provide a comment, then the corresponding information is transmitted from your browser directly to Facebook and stored there. Furthermore, Facebook will make your preferences public for your Facebook friends. If you are logged in to Facebook, then Facebook may identify the access to our website directly to your Facebook account. Even if you are not logged in or do not have any Facebook account, your browser transmits information (such as which website you have accessed and your IP address) that is stored by Facebook. We hereby acknowledge that as the provider of websites, we do not receive any knowledge of the content of the information that is transmitted or its use by Facebook.
Details on the handling of your personal information by Facebook as well as your rights in that regard may be found in Facebook’s Data Policy: www.facebook.com/policy.php. If you do not wish for Facebook to identify the information that it has collected on you through our website to your Facebook account, then you must log out of Facebook before your visit to our website.
Social plugins from Instagram
We do not use Instagram social plugins on our website, but merely link to Instagram Inc., 1601 Willow Road, Menlo Park, CA, 94025, United States. If you are logged into your Instagram account, you can link the contents of our page with your Instagram profile by clicking on the Instagram button. This allows Instagram to associate our visit with our page to your user account. We point out that we as the provider of the pages do not receive knowledge of the data content and their use by Instagram. If you do not wish that Instagram links the information with your profile, you have to log out of your Instagram account before visiting our website.
Security Measures and SSL Encryption
The processing of your personal information takes place electronically in observance of the rights, fundamental freedoms, and dignity of the affected party for the purposes as indicated above and in any case in adherence to all organizational and technical security measures. The use of your information is subject to the principles of correctness, legality, and transparency. For reasons of security and for the protection of the transfer of confidential content, this website uses SSL encryption. When the SSL encryption has been activated, the information that you have transmitted to us cannot be read by third parties.
Your personal information is only processed as long as is necessary for the providing of the requested services or as long as is provided by law (such as under provisions of tax law, civil law, or regulatory law. In connection with the duration of the storage, reference is made to the fact that under Art. 2946 of the Italian Civil Code, the reasonable expiration amounts to ten years.
Rights of the Affected Party
The data privacy provisions bestow certain rights upon affected parties with regard to the processing of their information.
In particular, affected parties may at any time request information from the cooperative about the presence of information that affects them personally, about the origin of such information, and about the way that it is processed. In addition, affected parties have the right to have their information updated, completed, and corrected in the event that it is incorrect or incomplete, to request the deletion of the information, to demand the restriction of information that has been illegally processed, or to refuse the processing of their information. In addition, upon request the personal information of the affected party must be made available to that party in a comprehensible manner or must be transmitted to third parties.
We hereby acknowledge that affected parties have the right to modify or withdraw their consent at any time for the processing of their information.
For the exercising of these rights, the affected party may contact VOG Products directly as the party responsible for the data processing. Please direct any possible inquiries in writing to the cooperative as described in greater detail below. Complaints may be sent directly to the national privacy protection authorities, “Garante per la protezione dei dati personali”.
Party Responsible for Data Processing
With best regards,