We at BSH Home Appliances thank you for visiting our website and for showing interest in our company and products. We have created this statement in order to disclose our information gathering and dissemination practices herein. By accessing and or using our web pages and at the URL / domain name www.bosch-home.com (hereinafter referred to as “the website”), you as the user shall be deemed to have accepted and agreed to abide by the terms and conditions of this statement. You should discontinue access to and the use of the website in the event that you do not agree with any of the terms and conditions of this statement.
2. Protection of Personal Information / Protection of Privacy
We are firmly committed to protecting the privacy and security of your personal information.
We conduct our business in compliance with the applicable laws on the protection of personal information and the protection of privacy.
3. Collecting and Processing Personal Information
We shall not collect any personal information about you (for example your name, gender and contact details) through our website unless you voluntarily choose to provide us with it (for example by registration, participation in surveys and placement of orders). If you decide to fill in a form on one of our Web sites via a social sign-on link, personal data you have made publicly available on the selected social medium will be used to fill in the relevant online form. You will then be given the opportunity to check and correct/complete your details. We will not access any additional information (e.g. interests, hobbies, group affiliations) about you that may be available on that social medium. Be aware that we are not responsible for the privacy practices of other third party web sites. You should read the privacy statements of each relevant web site that collects personally identifiable information
Personal information provided by or collected from you (hereinafter collectively referred to as “the said information”) as a result of your access to and or use of the website shall be used for the following purposes only :
a. to enable you to access and or use a service on the website; b. to identify you when you access and or use the website; c.to enhance and update our records and to inform you of other products and services which may be of interest to you;d. to improve the scope and quality of our products and services; ande. to enable you to receive a reply on your enquiries with / feedback to us.
We neither use nor condone the use of unsolicited mass email.
You may elect to unsubscribe to our mailing lists at any time.
The said information shall not be disclosed by us to third parties (except for use within the BSH group of companies in other jurisdictions) unless your prior consent in writing to disclosure shall have been obtained by us and or unless we shall be under a legal obligation to disclose.
Notwithstanding the abovementioned in this clause hereinabove, we shall be at liberty to appoint third party service providers (including service providers which provide payment, administrative, back-up, information management and or other services in connection with the maintenance and or operation of the website) which may require us to transfer to and or store the said information in their facilities and you shall by accessing and or using the website be deemed to have consented to the said appointment and or transfer.
5. Internet Protocol Address
We may use your internet protocol address to help diagnose problems with our server and to administer the website.
Your internet protocol address may be used to identify you and to gather broad demographic information on the website visitor ship for our analysis and strategic planning.
The website uses a browser feature known as “cookies” (otherwise known as user data collectors).
You may disable cookies by changing your browser settings even though the said disablement may slow down or prohibit certain functions and or access to parts of the website.
7. External Links
The website may contain links to various other websites for whose content, management and privacy practices we shall not be responsible in any manner howsoever.
8. Security Measures
We shall undertake all necessary technical and organisational measures to protect your personal information against improper / illegal deletion, unauthorised alteration, unauthorised transfer, unauthorised disclosure and or loss.
We shall be at liberty and at our sole and absolute discretion to vary any part of this statement.