Important information regarding the use of this site. AVL Media Group is committed to ensuring the privacy of your personal information and this privacy notice is designed to tell you which information we collect from you, how this information may be used and how it is protected.
Which personal data do we collect?
Types of data that we collect for specified purposes are: your name, phone number, job role, country of residence, physical/shipping addresses, credit card information, a description of the item requested or purchased, business data related to the implementation of standards, IP address, and email address.
This information may include:
- Information You Give Us. We collect your name, job role, addresses, user name, email address, password, country of residence, as well as other information you directly give us on AVL Media Group’s websites, through contact us forms, requests for quotes, emails, promotions/contests, applications, and general correspondence.
- Information Automatically Collected. We automatically log information about you and your device. For example, when using AVL Media Group’s website, we log your IP address, operating system type, browser type, the referring website, pages you viewed, and access times. We also collect information about actions you take when using AVL Media Group’s websites, such as pages visited and time spent on pages, etc.
- We may log information using “cookies.” Cookies are small data files stored on your device by a website. We may use both session cookies (which expire once you close your web browser) and persistent cookies (which stay on your device until you delete them). We do not currently respond to Do Not Track signals.
Purpose and manner of personal data collection and use
AVL Media Group collects and processes personal data in accordance with the provisions of the Personal Data Protection Act and other regulations in force in the Republic of Croatia and the European Union.
Your personal data are processed only on the basis of your approval a free and express consent to process your personal data for the purposes related to the use of the Content available through the Websites. Your consent for the collection and processing of your personal data for a given purpose shall be requested when completing the appropriate form published on the Websites.
Your personal data shall be used in order to reply to queries concerning the Content available on the Websites, inform you about the existing and new content, materials, functionalities, services and other offers that may interest you, and in order to improve the quality of the Content and the Websites.
Data collected through questionnaires are confidential and may be used only for our own purposes.
All collected data are electronically stored, and appropriate measures and procedures are applied in order to prevent unauthorized access, maintain the level of personal data protection and use the data collected online in a correct manner.
Even though we take all appropriate measures to ensure against unauthorized disclosure of your personal data, we cannot guarantee that some of the collected personal data shall never be disclosed in a manner that is not in accordance with these Terms. Accidental disclosure may be, for example, a consequence of false misrepresentation when accessing websites that contain such data, with the purpose of correcting possible errors in the data. We shall not be liable, to the fullest extent permitted by law, for any damage caused to users or third parties relating to the accidental disclosure of personal data.
Even if you do not make a purchase on our site, we have the ability to track usage of our website – including the server from which the site was visited. This information is not used to track information about individuals but is used on an aggregate level to customize our site and improve the online experience.
Information Voluntarily Provided
There are times when you may provide information to us voluntarily. This occurs when you provide your feedback to us through e-mails, return forms, letters or telephone calls. We use this information to respond to your query and to keep track of customer feedback.
AVL Media Group has created an Internet database to allow consumers to store their shipping and billing information, track the status of their orders, list previous orders and retain email preferences. Registration is entirely voluntary and you have the ability to correct or delete the information at any time. This information is accessed through the “My Account” section of the site.
In order to make every effort to ensure that your experience with AVL Media Group is secure, we use encryption technology to protect you against the loss, misuse or alteration of your personal information. When you fill out any contact forms or access your account, a secure server encrypts all of your information through the use of Secure Socket Layers (SSLs).
Communication and disclosure of personal data to third parties
Your personal data shall not be disclosed to third parties without your express consent, except under legal obligation. More specifically, your personal data shall not be transmitted or provided to third parties outside the European Union without your express consent, except under legal obligation.
The personal data you provided may be transmitted to our related companies and/or partners when this is deemed necessary for the purpose of maintaining and managing the Websites and for the purpose of provisioning our products and services. In such cases, we shall ensure that our partners and/or related companies take over the responsibility to protect personal data to an extent equal to that guaranteed in these Terms.
Your personal data (including your email) will never be shared with any third parties for marketing purposes.
INFORMATION CHOICES AND CHANGES
Opt-out. You can contact us at any time to opt-out of (a) promotional communications, (b) any new processing of your personal information that we may carry out beyond the original purpose, or (c) the transfer of your personal information outside the EEA. Please note that your use of some of the Sites or Services may be ineffective upon opt-out.
Access. You can access the information we hold about you at any time by viewing your account on AVL Media Group or by contacting us directly.
Amend/Modify. You can also contact us to update or correct any inaccuracies in your personal information.
Delete personal data. In certain situations, for example, when the information we hold about you is no longer relevant or is incorrect, you can request that we erase your data.
You are legally entitled to request modification or deletion of your personal data, or deletion from the registered user database at any time. Modification or deletion of data shall be effected on the basis of an appropriate notice addressed to the contact identified on the Websites.
In your request, please make clear (a) what personal information is concerned, and (b) which of the above rights you would like to enforce. For your protection, we may only implement requests with respect to the personal information associated with the particular email address that you use to send us your request, and we may need to verify your identity before implementing your request. We will try to comply with your request as soon as reasonably practicable.
Please note that we may need to retain certain information for record-keeping purposes and/or to complete any transactions that you began prior to requesting the change or deletion unless a longer retention period is required or permitted by law (for example, for regulatory purposes).
When you receive promotional emails from us, you can also unsubscribe or opt out by clicking the link at the bottom of any of the emails. You can’t opt out of receiving administrative communications.
INTERNATIONAL DATA TRANSFER
Your information, including personal data that we collect from you, may be transferred to, stored at and processed by us and other third parties outside the country in which you reside, including, but not limited to the United States and Canadá, where data protection and privacy regulations may not offer the same level of protection as in other parts of the world. By using AVL Media Group, you agree to this transfer, storing or processing. We will take all steps reasonably necessary to ensure that your data is treated securely and in accordance with this Policy.
We will only process your personal information in accordance with applicable data protection and privacy laws. We need certain personal information in order to provide you with access to the AVL Media Group website. If you do not agree to our use of your personal information in line with this Policy, please do not use AVL Media Group’s website(s).
SENSITIVE PERSONAL DATA
We ask that you not send us, and do not disclose, any sensitive personal data (e.g., social security numbers, information related to racial or ethnic origin, political opinions, religion or other beliefs, health, biometrics or genetic characteristics, criminal background or trade union membership) on or through AVL Media Group’s website(s) or otherwise to us.
USER TESTIMONIALS AND FEEDBACK
We often receive testimonials and comments from users who have had positive experiences with our products and services, and we occasionally publish them. We obtain the user’s consent prior to posting any feedback on a public area of the Site.
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Since a cookie is an anonymous individual identifier, it does not contain or send any personal information to the website that stored it on your computer but only enables faster and more efficient activation of information, data and settings previously communicated during access and use of the website.
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