Collection of information
We may collect and process the following information: (a) information that you provide when registering to use our website located at www.fitesa.com (the “Website”), when filling in forms on the Website, when posting material to the Website or when reporting a problem with the Website, which may include but is not limited to your name, address, phone number and email address; (b) information relating to your visits to the Website, which may include but is not limited to traffic data, details of the resources you access and other analytical data; (c) information about your computer, which may include but is not limited to your IP address, operating system and browser type and location data; (d) information contained in correspondence between us; (e) information you provide when ordering products or services from us and details of transactions you enter into with us; and (f) information we may collect from research or other surveys, which you may respond to at your discretion.
Sensitive personal data
Use of information
We use information held about you in the following ways: (a) to ensure that content on the Website is presented in the most effective manner; (b) to verify your identity when logging in to parts of the Website, when you have registered to do so; (c) to ensure the security of the Website; (d) to provide you with information, products or services that you request from us or which we feel may interest you, where you have consented to be contacted for such purposes; (e) to carry out our obligations arising from any contracts entered into between us; (f) to evaluate any employment application and related documents you submit to us and to contact you about that employment application; (g) to obtain legal or professional advice or to pursue or defend legal claims, whether in court proceedings or in an administrative or out-of-court procedure; (h) to comply with a legal obligation or to protect your vital interests or the vital interests of another natural person; and (i) to prevent fraud or manage credit risk.
Disclosure of information
We may disclose your personal data to any of our parent, subsidiary or affiliated companies or entities. We may also disclose your personal data to third parties: (a) if we sell or buy any company (or part thereof), business or assets, in which case we may disclose your personal data to the prospective seller or buyer of such business or assets; (b) where we have contracted with third parties to provide services to us; (c) for the purposes of obtaining legal or professional advice or to pursue or defend legal claims, whether in court proceedings or in an administrative or out-of-court procedure; (d) in order to enforce or apply our Website Terms or the terms and conditions applicable to our sale of goods and services and other agreements; (e) to comply with a legal obligation or to protect your vital interests or the vital interests of another natural person; or (f) to prevent fraud or manage credit risk. Fitesa will not disclose your personal data to third parties for purposes of allowing them to market their products or services to you.
Transfer of information
Unfortunately, the transmission of information via the internet is not completely secure. While we will take all reasonable precautions to protect your personal data, we cannot guarantee the security of your personal data transmitted to the Website and any such transmission is at your own risk.
We may transfer your personal data to countries other than the country in which the information was originally collected and such transfers may involve the transfer of personal data from countries within the European Economic Area to countries outside the European Economic Area. The countries to which personal data may be transferred may not have the same data protection laws as the country in which you initially provided the information. By accessing the Website and submitting data on the Website, you expressly consent to these transfers. When we transfer your personal data to other countries, we will take all steps reasonably necessary to ensure that your personal data is secured.
Storage of information
You have the following rights in relation to your personal data held by us: (a) the right to access your personal data; (b) the right to update or correct your personal data; (c) the right to delete your personal data; (d) the right to restrict the processing of your personal data; (e) the right to object to the processing of your personal data; (f) the right to have your personal data transferred to you or your nominated third party; (g) the right to complain to a regulatory authority about our processing of your personal data; and (h) where the legal basis of our processing of your personal data is consent, you have the right to withdraw that consent. You may exercise any of your rights in relation to your personal data by written notice to us.
Cookies and similar technologies
A “cookie” is a text file that is placed in your device’s browser and is used to distinguish you from other users by recognizing your browser across different web pages, websites and browsing sessions. Cookies can be used to enhance or personalize a user’s experience on a website, for example by authenticating the user, remembering the user’s preferences and login or registration information, monitoring which emails are opened and acted upon and to customize the content and advertisements provided to the user through the website.
A “web beacon” is a piece of code placed on a web page or in a video or email that can communicate information about your browser and device to a server. Web beacons can be used, for example, to count the users who visit a web page or who read an email or to deliver a cookie to the browser of a user viewing a web page or an email.
Data protection officer
Fitesa Legal Department – Global Compliance
840 SE Main Street
Simpsonville, SC 29681
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