1. Who is in charge of the protection of your personal data?
SCOTT Sports SA, Route du Crochet 17, 1762 Givisiez, Switzerland controls the data acquisition and data processing of the Website according to the Swiss data protection law (Datenschutzgesetz).
2. Which personal data is collected?
The way in which we collect and store information depends on the use of our Website and the related services.
2.1. Data collected by automated means
Click-stream and demographic data, Web beacons, Web analytics
A visit to our Website results in automatic collection of so called “Click-stream” data (IP address, date and time of the visit, referral URL, the pages visited on our Website, information about the browser used). Furthermore SCOTT can receive certain anonymized demographic information of the website visitors thru Google Analytics (please read more about Goggle Analytics below). SCOTT uses this information for marketing analyses and to learn more about the users of its Website. SCOTT would like to point out that we cannot link IP addresses to democratic information received.
For statistical purposes we also use web beacons.
2.2. Data provided by yourself
Besides the data collected by automated means, we also process data which you have provided to us. This includes, but is not limited to:
Your contact information, including your first and last name, email address, telephone number, street, house number, location, postal code and country where you are resident.
3. How is the collected data used?
If you have given your consent to receive newsletters, we require your email address, your postal code and the country where you are resident in so that we can send you the newsletter including local news.
If you want to buy an electrically assisted SCOTT bicycle, which rides at a speed of 25 – 45 km/h, we need your first and last names, email address, telephone number, street, house number and location of residence to be able to assure you a specialized support for the vehicle registration documents, necessary for such a bicycle, as well as for technical questions.
If you submit your solicited or unsolicited job application, we notably require your first and last names, email address and your resume to be able to process your application.
4. Protection of your data
SCOTT has undertaken driver protection measures to protect your data which you have transmitted to us during your visit to our Website. Your personal data will be carefully stored by secured networks and are solely available to a limited number of persons with special access rights who are bound to the non-disclosure of this data.
In the case of transmission of personal data within the internet please be aware at all times of the risk that third parties may trap this data and abuse them for other purposes. Although SCOTT is keen to protect personal data and the privacy of the user of its Website, SCOTT cannot guarantee the safety of your online transmitted information. Such transmissions are done at your own risk.
5. Disclosure of your personal data to third parties
Your personal data – with reservation to the following mentioned exceptions - will not be sold, disclosed or in any other manner transmitted to third parties without your prior consent and solely in compliance with the applicable data protection legislation.
Your data might be disclosed to website hosting companies and further parties which support us regarding the operation and design of the Website, which provide website services and/or data analytics. These parties use your data solely for the performance of the described tasks and will be bound to the non-disclosure of data.
6. Links to third parties / Facebook
If we point to another website via a link on our Website, we would like to clarify that SCOTT has no bearing on either the design nor the content of these sites. SCOTT dissociates itself explicitly from all contents of all linked sites of third parties and does not adopt their content as its own. These sites have their own privacy policies. SCOTT cannot be held responsible for the content resp. activities of these sites and assumes no liability. Your visit to these sites is solely at your own risk.
7. Information, Modification and Deletion of your data
Every newsletter you receive from us contains an unsubscribe hyperlink. If you want to stop receiving newsletters from us, you can simply click on this unsubscribe hyperlink and the following cancel subscription link.
You have the right to be informed at any time about the personal data stored about yourself, its origin and the purpose for which it is being stored. You have the right to request to correct, supplement or delete the personal data stored about you.
In case of questions regarding the acquisition, the processing or use of your personal data, as well as in case of information, correction, blocking or deletion of data, please contact us in sending a letter to: SCOTT Sports SA, Route due Crochet 17, CH – 1762 Givisiez, Switzerland, or an email to email@example.com.