HOGARD shall process all personal information in accordance with data protection legislation and regulations relating to the processing of personal data and privacy, including but not limited to the General Data Protection Regulation (EU) 2016/679).
What personal information do we collect about you?
In order to provide you with our services and products and the legitimate interests of HOGARD, we may collect personal information about you from our websites, telephone conversations, emails, and written and oral communications. We may, for example, keep a record of your name, address, email address and/or telephone number.
In addition to the information you knowingly provide,
HOGARD collects the domain names and IP addresses of its visitors to the website https://www.hogard.net along with usage statistics (for example, types of web browsers and operating systems used) and browsing history. This data is used to promote our services. HOGARD may combine this information with the personally identifiable and other information it collects.
How will we use your personal information?
We will primarily use your personal information to provide our services and products to you.
We may also use your personal information for one or more of the following purposes:
a) to process requests and purchases and manage your interactions with us;
b) to communicate with you about services or products you have requested from us: for example, in the event that the service or product you have requested is unavailable; or if there is a query or problem with your requests; or when (in accordance with your preferences) we keep in touch with you about similar services or products;
c) for record-keeping purposes;
d) to fulfil our legal obligations (for example, where we are required to keep records of transactions or share information with authorities);
e) to improve the quality of our services;
We may also use aggregate information and statistics for the purposes of monitoring website usage in order to help us to develop our website and our services. We may also provide such aggregate information to third parties, but these statistics will not include information that can be used to identify you.
Disclosure of your personal information
In very limited circumstances, we may disclose your personal information to third parties if we are under a legal obligation to do so.
What if you do not want to receive marketing information?
We consider it is in HOGARD’s legitimate interest to keep you informed about what we offer. You will receive marketing information only if you marked that you agree to.
If you agree to us providing you with marketing information or HOGARD news, you can always opt out at a later date or narrow your preferences. You are in control of what you receive. However, please note that where you withhold or withdraw your consent to be contacted in this way, we may be unable to keep you informed of new services, products, events and/or special offers that may interest you.
Cookies and other information-gathering technologies
How we protect and keep your personal information
We keep your personal data for no longer than necessary for a lawful purpose, such as processing a purchase (or for a reasonable period after the purchase so that we can process any claim or query).
We will also keep your contact details for as long as we believe you wish to hear from us using those contact details.
HOGARD takes the security of your personal information seriously. HOGARD will attempt to protect against the loss, misuse and alteration of your personal information. HOGARD has implemented reasonable administrative, technical and physical measures to protect your personal information.
However, you should be aware that the use of the Internet is not entirely secure and for this reason we cannot guarantee the security or integrity of any personal information which is transferred from you or to you via the Internet. We are not responsible for the contents or policies of external websites and recommend that you check the privacy and security policies and procedures of every website that you use and submit your personal details to.
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