Edition: 09-05-2018, version 1.0.
We respect the privacy of visitors to our website and ensure that the personal information you provide is treated confidentially. How exactly we do this, and what personal data we collect from you for what purposes, can be read below.
The use of personal data
When using our website, we obtain certain information from you. This may be personal data. We only store and use personal data that you provide directly to us, as part of the service you have requested (for example, via the contact form or to create an account), or that are clearly provided to us when you provide us with them for processing. We will not use your personal data for any other purpose, unless you have given us your prior consent or if we are permitted or required to do so by law.
Purposes of use
In order to provide you with the best possible service, it is necessary for BioChek B.V. to store your personal data in certain cases. BioChek B.V. uses your personal data for these purposes:
- granting access to our website;
- the use of the functionalities on our website;
- the execution of agreements, transactions and services;
- relationship management, including contacting you if you so request;
- gaining insight into the use of our website;
- product and service development;
- determining strategy and policies;
- making what the internet offers more interesting by showing advertisements that match your interests;
- if necessary, discovering unlawful conduct with regard to BioChek B.V., its business relations and its employees.
Description of the personal data
For the above purposes, we will process the following personal data about you:
- name and address;
- e-mail address;
- (mobile) telephone number;
- date of birth;
- IP address;
- technical browser information;
- cookie ID;
- click and surf behaviour;
- social media account.
We will not store your personal data longer than necessary to achieve the purposes stated in this privacy and cookie statement.
Confidentiality & disclosure to third parties
We treat your personal data confidentially. The personal data that we collect through our website, we do not provide to third parties for direct marketing purposes of these parties. Furthermore, we will not provide the information you provide to other parties, unless you have given your prior consent, this is necessary in the context of the execution of the agreement, or we must do so on the basis of the law.
BioChek B.V. uses careful security procedures for the protection of the processed data, among other things to prevent unauthorised people from unintentionally gaining access to this data. This way we ensure that only the necessary people have access to your data and that access to your personal data is protected.
Cookies are used on this website to enable the various functionalities on this website, to improve the advertising offer for you and to gain insight into the visitor behaviour on our website. Cookies are small information files that can be automatically stored on or read from your device (including a PC, tablet or smartphone) when you visit a website. This is done via the web browser on the device. The information that a cookie obtains about your use of the website can be transferred to BioChek B.V.‘s own secure servers or those of a third party.
On our website, cookies are used to:
- functionalities of the website and to protect the website (technical or functional cookies);
- to analyse the use of the website and on that basis to improve the website (analytical cookies);
- to make what the internet offers more interesting for you by showing advertisements that match your interests (advertising cookies);
- to make it possible to share our website via social media (social media cookies).
Technical or functional cookies
The main purpose of cookies is to save you time and effort. For example, if you customize a web page to your personal preferences or if you navigate a website, cookies remember the settings and preferences you have chosen for future use. When you visit the website again later, the previously entered data can be retrieved by the cookies, so you can easily use the capabilities of the website as you have previously set.
In addition, these website cookies are used to keep statistics, so that we can gain insight into the use of our website and the effectiveness of our campaigns.
We also use advertising cookies to improve our online advertising offering for you and to gain insight into our campaign performance.
Social media cookies
To make it possible for you to share our information on this website through the various social media channels, we use social media cookies.
Enabling and disabling cookies
You can choose whether or not to accept cookies. Most browsers automatically accept cookies, but usually you can change your browser settings to decline cookies if you wish (see your browser help page for exact instructions). If you choose not to accept cookies, you may not be able to take full advantage of the interactive features of this website or other sites you visit.
Most cookies have an expiration date. This means that they expire automatically after a certain period of time and no longer record data from your visit to the site. You can also choose to manually delete cookies before the expiry date has expired. For more information about this, please consult the manual of your browser.
Links to other third-party websites
Our internet pages contain links to other websites. This privacy and cookie statement does not apply to third party websites that are linked to our website. We cannot guarantee that these third parties will handle your personal data in a reliable or secure manner. We therefore advise you to read the privacy policies of these websites before using them.
Your legal rights
You may ask BioChek B.V. to inspect the data stored about you. You can also request BioChek B.V. to change, move, supplement or delete this information. You can do this by contacting us via the contact form, sending us an e-mail via firstname.lastname@example.org, or by contacting us by telephone via +31 (0)182 – 582 592 on Monday to Friday between 9.00 and 17.00 hours.
Changes to this privacy and cookie statement
We reserve the right to modify this privacy and cookie statement. Changes will be published on our website. It is therefore recommended that you regularly consult this policy so that you are aware of any changes.
Dutch Data Protection Authority
Of course we would also be happy to help you if you have any complaints about the processing of your personal data. Pursuant to the privacy legislation, you have the right to file a complaint with the Dutch Data Protection Authority against our processing of your personal data. You can contact the Dutch Data Protection Authority for this purpose.