Thank you for visiting the website of Gruner Ltd and for your interest in our company and its construction engineering services. You can use our website to learn more about our company, to contact us and, among other things, to register for our newsletter.
With the spread of digitalization, the sensitive handling of personal data has become a key concern for all our users. Such concerns are treated very seriously by Gruner Ltd, which is why our company – specifically following the amendment of the EU's new General Data Protection Regulation as of May 25, 2018 – has taken all necessary steps to comply with locally, regionally and internationally effective data protection legislation.
The Gruner Ltd website will collect, process and protect your personal data in accordance with the provisions of this Policy and the applicable legal requirements. This Policy applies to personal data (as defined below) collected by Gruner Ltd via online resources and communication channels, such its website, e-mails and other online tools containing a link to this Policy. However, this Policy does not apply to personal data collected via offline resources and communication channels, except in those cases where such personal data are combined with personal data collected online by Gruner Ltd. Nor does this Policy apply to third-party online resources referenced by links on the Gruner Ltd website; Gruner Ltd has no control over the content or privacy practices of such third-party web offerings.
As a fundamental principle, you retain all rights relating to your personal data, including the rights to access, rectification, deletion, restriction of processing, data portability, revocation and objection.
If you believe that the processing of your data breaches data privacy legislation or that your rights under data privacy legislation have been otherwise infringed, then you can get in touch, at any time, with the contact person named below or other designated point of contact.
Gruner Ltd implements technical security precautions, guidelines and other measures to protect your personal data from unauthorized access, improper use, disclosure, loss or destruction. To safeguard the confidentiality of your personal data, Gruner Ltd uses standard proprietary firewalls and protective mechanisms based on passwords. However, it is your own personal responsibility to ensure that the computer used by you is suitably protected against malware such as Trojans, computer viruses and worms. You should be aware that, without appropriate security measures (e.g. a securely configured web browser, anti-virus software with the latest updates, personal firewall software, abstention from using software of dubious origin), there is a risk that the data and passwords used by you to protect your data may fall into the hands of unauthorized third parties.
Use of data
Gruner Ltd and the companies which perform services on its behalf will use all personal data that you have actively disclosed to us for the purpose of meeting your requests. The processing of these data is based on point (f) of Article 6 (1) of the EU General Data Protection Regulation. Gruner Ltd is responsible for the control and use of such information.
Information that is additionally used for various purposes relating to human resources, succession arrangements or development measures helps us gain a better understanding of what your needs are and how we can improve our products and services. It also assists us in supplying you with personalized details of services and promotional activities that may interest you. The collected personal data are pseudonymized and automatically deleted after a period of six months.
Data disclosure and transmission
Moreover, Gruner Ltd is authorized to disclose any data needed to respond to reasonable requests from legitimate authorities or agencies, or required for checks on the company, e.g. audits or legal proceedings, in connection with the sale, assignment or other transfer of the business.
However, no personal data disclosed by you on our website will be either sold or passed on in any other way for direct marketing purposes. Any exceptions in this regard will, in each case, be subject to your express prior approval.
Links to other websites
Information for users of commercial or professional websites
Should you have a commercial or professional relationship with Gruner Ltd, then Gruner Ltd is entitled, subject to the above provisions, to use information provided by you on our websites – including those websites specially intended for commercial and professional users – to meet your requests, and maintain and develop our business relationship with the company or business represented by you. Such information may also be disclosed to third parties acting on our behalf.