We are very pleased that you visit www.epu-check.com or www.epu-check.at and thank you for your interest in our platform and in our company. The protection and security of your privacy in case of using our web pages is a very important to us. Therefore, please take a note of the following information.
Personal data is information by that a person can be identified, i.e. data that can be traced back to a person. This includes name, email address or phone number. But also data about preferences, hobbies, memberships or which web pages have been viewed by someone are defined as personal data. On our web site personal data is not saved automatically. Personal data will be only compiled if you communicate these for further processing and usage (e.g. registration) on www.epu-check.com or www.epu-check.at . The collection and processing of personal data is for the registration and usage oft he platform necessary. With the registration on www.epu-check.com or www.epu-check.at you agree on handling and further processing of your data. The handling of data is according to the Austrian data protection law. Personal data will be handled confidential and won't be transferred to third parties without your explicit permission. We like to point out that data transfer on the internet (e.g. by the communication per e-mail) can have security flaws. A 100% protection of the data against illegal access through third parties is not possible.
When you send us a request using our contact form (or per e-mail) the information including your contact information you send us will be saved for processing your enquiry as well as for the case that follow-up questions may occur.
With the newsletter we like to inform you about our product/service improvements and about new offers. To be able to send you our newsletter we need your e-mail address and information that makes us possible to verify that you are the owner of the e-mail address and you agree to get our newsletter. Further data won't be collected. These data will be only used to send you our newsletter and won't be transferred to third parties. With signing up to our newsletter we save your IP-address and the date of sign-in. This data storage has only the purpose if a third party wants to abuse an e-mail address and without knowledge of the beneficiary tries to use it for signing up for our newsletter. You can cancel the newsletter per e-mail anytime.
We explicitly contradict the use of published contact information (Legal details) under the imprint obligation by third parties for the transmission of unsolicited advertising and information materials. We reserve the right to take legal action in case of unsolicited advertising information, such as spam emails.
Within www.epu-check.com and www.epu-check.at third party content such as YouTube, Google Maps map data, RSS feeds or graphics from other web pages can be integrated. This integration always requires that the third-party providers are aware of the IP address of the users as, without the IP address, they would not be able to send the content to the respective user's browser. The IP address is thus necessary to display this content. We endeavor only the use such content where the respective providers use the IP address solely to supply the content. We have no influence over the fact whether the third-party providers save the IP address e.g. for statistical purposes. Where we are aware of this, we inform the user right away.
Disqus – Comment is a function from the Big Head Labs, Inc., San Francisco, United States of America provided as a service. Disqus is an interactive comment system, which makes possible for you to comment on all websites that also use Disqus with only one registration. Furthermore, the user can also log into the comment system via already existing user accounts with Facebook (via Facebook Connect), Twitter, Yahoo and OpenID. It is also possiblte to use the comment system as a "guest” without having to register. Additional information on Disqus and its functions can be found at www.disqus.com.
When logging in via existing user accounts with Facebook, Twitter, Yahoo or OpenID, data can also be collected, processed or used by the respective supplier. Information can be found in the data protection provisions of the respective suppliers. In the course of comment administration, Disqus reveals to us the text of the comment as well as the user’s chosen user name, which will be published on our Website together with the comment itself.
Moreover, Disqus reveals to us the email addresses used with Disqus or the respective supplier (Facebook, Twitter, Yahoo, or OpenID) and the IP address via which the comment was posted. Epu-check use the email address in order to be able to contact you if there are queries with regard tot he comment or if we are held liable for a comment and need to clarify the actual facts. We will not use the email address for any other purpose and will neither publish nor transfer it to third parties. The IP addresses are only used in order to prevent the abuse oft he comment function, e.g. if a user misuses the commentary function by posting illegal content.
www.epu-check.com and www.epu-check.at uses the feature "Conversion Tracking" of "Google AdWords". If you click on an advertisement provided by Google, a special cookie is stored on your computer. Cookies are small files that enable specific information relating to the device to be stored on your access device (PC, smartphone or similar). After 30 days the cookies will lose their validity. The cookies are not used to identify you or to collect your personal data. Your visit of a webpage linked with an advertisement provided by Google will be indicated within the tool Google Analytics, if the corresponding cookie is still active. Each customer of Google AdWords gets his own cookie. Therefore cookies can't be tracked on the webpages of different customers of Google Adwords. The information collected with such conversion cookies are used to build statistics for customers of Google Adwords, who decided to use the feature of conversion tracking. With the aid of these statistics the total number of users that clicked on a designated advertisement can be calculated. The customers of Google AdWords don't receive information out oft he cookies, which would enable them to identify the users behind the cookies. If you don't want to take part in conversion tracking, you can disable it easily in the options menu of your browser. After disabling the corresponding browser functions you won't be considered in the conversion tracking statistics. Get more information on the Google data protection rules: https://www.google.at/intl/en/policies/privacy/
On www.epu-check.com and www.epu-check.at are plugins of the social network Facebook, operated by Facebook Inc., 1601 S. California Avenue, Palo Alto, CA 94304, USA ("Facebook"). The plugins are identifiable by a Facebook logo or by the "Like-Button" on our homepage. An overview about the Facebook plugins you can find here: http://developers.facebook.com/docs/plugins/ . If you visit a page of www.epu-check.com or www.epu-check.at that contains a social plugin, your browser establishes a direct connection to Facebook servers. Facebook directly transfers the plugin content to your browser which embeds the latter into the website, enabling Facebook to receive information about your IP-address and that you have accessed the corresponding page of our website. If you are logged into Facebook, your visit can be assigned to your Facebook account. If you interact with the plugins, for example by clicking "like", or entering a comment, the corresponding information is transmitted from your browser directly to Facebook and stored by it. Even if you are not logged into Facebook, there is possibility that the plugins transmits your IP-address to Facebook.
You have the right to obtain on request information about the personal data saved about you free of charge. Please contact us if you have any further questions or if you like to correct any incorrect data, block and delete your personal data where it is not opposed by any statutory requirement to retain it. You can find our contact address in the Legal Details section.