Hitachi Power Europe undertakes to protect the private sphere and right of individuality of all persons who through the Internet communicate with us. We confidentially treat personal data sent to us via the Internet based, as it is, on the prevailing statutory conditions.
What information do we collect and why?
For statistical purposes we save the name of the requested Internet page, date, time of page callup and the data quantity transmitted. We also note the success or otherwise of the information transmitted and the provider responsible for access.
Use as Earmarked
Hitachi Power Europe GmbH will only collect, process and use the personal data that you have provided online for the purposes that we have informed you of except for when collection, processing and use are undertaken for another purpose which is directly related to the original one on which the personal data was collected, are necessary in preparing, negotiating and fulfilling a contract with you, are necessary in view of a statutory obligation or an official/judicial instruction, are necessary to justify or protect legal claims or ward off lawsuits, serve the purpose of preventing misuse or other unlawful activities, e.g. premeditated attacks on the Hitachi Power Europe systems, to ensure data integrity.
We communicate with you via e-mail should you have given us your e-mail address. But we will not pass it on to third parties outside the Hitachi Power Europe GmbH. Personal data we have received as part of your e-mail program will be handled confidentially. The information transmitted within the information interchange is not encoded.
"Cookies" – information that is directly filed on your computer
When you visit one of our web sites, we may store information in the form of a „cookie” on your PC which automatically recognizes it on your next visit. Cookies enable us, for instance, to adapt a web site to your interests or store your password so that you do not have to enter it each time you log-in. If you want your computer to remain anonymous, then set your Internet browser so that it either deletes cookies from your hard disk, blocks all cookies or warns you of a cookie which is about to be stored.
The information filled in on a registration form on our web site is used to send you the requested product information, news etc. Your personal data is solely used for these purposes and is not passed on to third parties outside the Hitachi Power Europe GmbH. The data you send us online is not encoded. For instance, if you no longer require the Newsletter, you can have your name deleted from the registration database at any time.
Please directly contact us should you have any questions or problems relating to data protection.
Data Protection Authority
Hitachi Power Europe GmbH
Tel.: 0203 / 8038-1691