Legal and Editorial Details

Responsible for the content:

BERNARD Gruppe ZT GmbH
Bahnhofstr. 19
A-6060 Hall in Tirol
Tel.: +43 5223 5840-0
Fax: +43 5223 5840-201
info@bernard-gruppe.com
Company register number, Innsbruck Commercial Court: FN 114677 v
VAT ID (UID) No.: ATU 37990402
Managing Directors: Ing. Gisbert Wieser, Dipl.-Ing. Jost Mazur

Layout, design and website programming:

Norbert Dibiasi

Translations into English and language engineering:

Marion Welsch and Cynthia Smithwick in cooperation with Covi, Wurzer & Partner   www.sprachdienstleister.at

 

Disclosure per Section 25 of the Media Act

Fundamental direction:

This is a private, independent company website for engineering services.

Limitation of liability

All content of this website was compiled with great care. In spite of this, we cannot guarantee that it is accurate and complete. As a result, we shall not accept any liability for potential damage in relation to the use of this information service. Mere use of this website does not establish any contractual relationship between the user and the media owner.

Copyright and ancillary copyright

The content, works and information provided on this website are subject to Austrian copyright and ancillary copyright laws. Any form of reproduction, editing, distribution, saving and any type of use outside the restrictions of copyright law requires prior written approval of the respective rights owner. Unauthorized copying/saving of the information provided on these websites is not permitted and liable for prosecution.

Note on external links

Where this website links to other websites, we wish to point out that we have no influence on the design and content of the linked pages and do not appropriate their content. This applies for all external links in this website and all content on the pages linked by advertising (e.g. banners, text ads, video ads). For linked pages, any illegal content shall be deemed not to have been apparent at the time of linking. The links are regularly assessed for illegal content and removed immediately in the event of legal violations.

1. PRIVACY STATEMENT

The protection of your personal data is a matter of particular concern to us. Your data is processed exclusively within the legal framework of the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), the Austrian Data Protection Amendment Act (DSG 2018), and the Austrian Telecommunications Act (TKG 2003). This data privacy statement (“Statement”) provides you with information about the most important aspects of data protection. The “Statement” describes the way in which BERNARD Gruppe ZT GmbH processes your personal data.

2. TREATMENT OF PERSONAL DATA

Personal data is information which can be used to identify a person, i.e. details that can be traced back to a person. This data includes, for example, names, e-mail addresses or telephone numbers. We only collect, use and forward personal data where it is legally permissible, or required to fulfill the contractual agreement, or if you consent to the data collection.

3. CONTROLLER

BERNARD Gruppe ZT GmbH is the “Controller”, that is to say the responsible body for the gathering, processing and use of your personal data as defined in the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) and the Austrian Data Protection Amendment Act (DSG 2018). If you have any questions or suggestions about data protection, please feel free to contact BERNARD Gruppe ZT GmbH:
- Via mail: Bahnhofstr. 19, 6060 Hall in Tirol, Austria
- Via email: datenschutz@bernard-ing.com

4. YOUR RIGHTS AND INFORMATION ON LEGAL REMEDIES

There is no obligation to provide the personal data we ask you to disclose. However, if you decide not to do it, you will not be able, e.g., to use all functions of our website and/or maintain a due contractual relationship with us.

You have a right to access the data we have stored about you as a person at any time.
Among other things, you have the right (as long as there are legal grounds)
• To require us to inform you about if and what personal data has been collected, and you can require us to provide you with a copy of this data.
• To require us to correct, supplement or erase your personal data if it is inaccurate or is processed in a manner not in conformity with the law.
• To restrict the processing of your personal data.
• Under certain circumstances, to oppose the treatment of your personal data or to withdraw from your previously given consent.
• To demand data portability, i.e. to obtain and reuse your personal data with other services.
• To know the identity of third parties to whom your personal data is transmitted.
To exercise your rights please contact datenschutz@bernard-ing.com.
If you believe that the processing of your data violates data protection law, or your data protection rights have been breached in any other way, please also contact datenschutz@bernard-ing.com . In addition, you can file a complaint with the supervisory authority. In Austria, the supervisory authority concerned is the Austrian Data Protection Authority.

5. LEGAL BASIS FOR PROCESSING

The following laws form the legal basis for the processing of your personal data:
• Your eventual consent (Article 6 para. 1 lit. a GDPR).
• The fulfilment of contractual obligations (Article 6 para. 1 lit. b GDPR). The personal data provided by you is required for the fulfilment of contractual obligations as well as for the implementation of precontractual measures. Without this personal data, the contractual relationship between you and our company cannot be fulfilled.
• Legal obligations (Art. 6 para. 1 lit. c GDPR).
In Austria, we are subject to the following legal obligations which make it necessary for your personal data to be processed within this framework: General Civil Law (ABGB), Salaried Employees Act (AngG), Labor Constitutional Act (ArbVG), Federal Fiscal Code (BAO), Federal Act concerning Employee's Liability for Damages (DHG), Income Tax Act (EStG), Trading Regulations (GewO), Equal Treatment Act (GlBG); Child and Adolescent Labour Act (KJBG), Law regarding Wage and Social Dumping (LSD-BG), Commercial Code (UGB), Administrative Offences Act (VStG), Collective Bargaining.
• Legitimate interest of the Controller (Article 6 par. 1 lit f of the EU General Data Protection Regulation).
Your personal data is processed by our company on the basis of our legitimate interest, which is the pursuit of the purposes listed above.

6. WHAT INFORMATION WE PROCESS ABOUT YOU

6.1. Information you share with us

For example, if you visit a page on our website, correspond with us, file our contact form, write comments to blog articles or use our career site to apply for a job, you may give us information about you. This information may also comprise personal data.

Specific information we ask for comprises the data we collect in the various forms and on our sites or the information you are asked to provide on the phone or in writing. You can give us additional information on a voluntary basis when you contact us or interact with us in any other way.

If there is a contractual relationship with you, the data provided by you as well as the data collected in the framework of this contractual relationship will be processed. The processed data comprises name, name of business or any other trade name, address, contact details (telephone, e-mail, fax), commercial register data, data regarding creditworthiness, information on dunning and lawsuit procedures, bank details, VAT number, name and contact details of the contact persons given by you.

We remind you that online data transfer (e.g. during communication per e-mail) can pose a security risk. Despite state-of-the-art security technologies, such as strong encryption, it cannot be excluded that unauthorized persons can have access to the transferred data during the course of the process.

6.2. Data that is automatically collected

6.2.1. Access data / Server log files

The provider (or their web space provider) collects data on every access to the website (known as server log files). Access data includes:
Name of the website accessed, file, date and time of the access, data volume transferred, report of successful access, browser type and version, user’s operating system, referring URL (page visited previously), IP address and requesting provider.

6.2.2. Cookies

So-called cookies are used on this website. A cookie is a small text file that can be stored / browser on your computer when you visit a website. Cookies help us make our site more user-friendly, effective and secure. Basically, cookies are used to provide users with additional functions on a website. For example, they can be used to help you navigate a website or allow you to continue to use a website where you left it and/or save your preferences and settings when you return to the website. Cookies cannot access, read, or modify any other data on your computer. Most cookies on this website are so-called session cookies. They are deleted automatically at the end of your visit. Other cookies remain stored on your device until you delete them.
You can configure your browser to inform you when cookies are saved and only permit cookies in individual cases, prevent cookies from being accepted in certain cases or in general, and delete cookies automatically when you close your browser. If you deactivate cookies, the functions of this website may be restricted.
You can manage many online advertising cookies from companies using
the US site http://www.aboutads.info/choices/ or
the EU site http://www.youronlinechoices.com/uk/your-ad-choices/.

6.3. Incorporating services and third-party content

Third-party content may be incorporated in this website, such as YouTube videos, Google Maps material, RSS feeds or graphics from other websites. In this case, the third party’s resources are called up (and therewith data such as the IP address are transferred) from external servers, which may be located outside of the European Union. We have no control over the collected data and data processing operations, nor are we aware of the full scope of data collection, purposes and retention periods. You can find more information about the purpose and scope of data collection and processing by these third parties in their respective data privacy statements. There you will also find additional information regarding your respective rights and the settings available to protect your privacy.

6.3.1. Google Analytics

This website uses Google Analytics, a web analytics service provided by Google, Inc. (“Google”). Google Analytics uses “cookies”, which are text files placed on your computer, to help the website analyze how users use the site. The information generated by the cookie about your use of the website will be transmitted to and stored by Google on servers in the United States. However, if you activate IP anonymization on this website, Google will abbreviate your IP address within the Member States of the European Union or in other Contract States of the Agreement on the European Economic Area. The full IP address is only transmitted to a Google server in the United States and abbreviated in exceptional cases. On behalf of the operator of this website, Google will use this information to analyze your use of the website, compile reports on the website activities and to provide other services associated with website use and Internet use to the website operator. Google does not link the IP address sent by your browser with other data as part of Google Analytics. You can prevent your browser storing cookies by configuring your browser software accordingly; however, we remind you that if you do so, you cannot use all functions of this website in full. In addition to this, you can prevent the data generated by cookies related to your use of the website (incl. your IP address) being collected by Google and prevent Google processing this data, by downloading and installing the browser plug-in available under this link. You can opt out of Google Analytics by clicking the following link. An opt-out cookie will be set on your computer, preventing your data being recorded when you visit this website: Deactivate Google Analytics For further information on the terms of use and data privacy, see http://www.google.com/analytics/terms/us.html or https://www.google.de/intl/us/policies/ . We wish to point out that this website supplements Google Analytics with the “anonymizeIp” code, to ensure anonymous recording of IP addresses (IP masking).

6.3.2. Links to other websites and use of social media plug-ins

Our website offers you the opportunity to share links to our contents on social media platforms by means of so-called “social bookmarks”. When these links are shared, usually no personal data is transferred to the social media providers. Your personal data is only transmitted when you click on of the social media symbols: When visiting the website of the respective social media provider, data is forwarded automatically to the provider where it is stored (e.g., in case of a US provider, it is stored in the USA). We have no control over the collected data and data processing operations, nor are we aware of the full scope of data collection, purposes and retention periods.
You can find more information about the purpose and scope of data collection and processing by the respective social media services in their data protection statements, which are given below. There you will also find additional information regarding your respective rights and the settings available to protect your privacy.
Below you will find a summary of the most important social media services:
- Google services and YouTube: https://www.google.at/intl/de/policies/privacy/
- Xing: https://www.xing.com/privacy
- LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/legal/privacy-policy

7. PURPOSES OF DATA PROCESSING

We will process your personal information for the following reasons:
- To respond to your requests and inquiries; and to correspond with you.
- To be able to consider your application details.
- To be able to consider your suggestions in selected planning processes.
- To fulfil legal requirements.
- To fulfil contractual obligations as well as to implement precontractual measures. Without this data, we are not able to complete the contract with you or execute it.
- The data that is disclosed for the initiation of business activities with third parties comprises your company and project data and, if necessary, your contact for details on reference projects.
- To make this website available to you and to improve and develop the website.
- To be able to create usage statistics.
- To be able to detect, prevent, and investigate attacks on our website.

8. TRANSMISSION OF YOUR PERSONAL DATA

Your data will be transmitted either within the company itself or in part to third parties, so that it can be processed to fulfill legal requirements and contractual obligations. In addition, for the purposes specified in 7, your data may be processed and transmitted to service-providers used by us, or to companies related to BERNARD Group.
As we are an internationally active company, the names of business or any other trade names, addresses and contact details (telephone, e-mail, fax) of our business partners may be transmitted as references to countries outside the EU or the EEA, and they may be processed there. This is why your data may, in compliance with the GDPR, also be transmitted to third countries, depending on our company's future projects.

9. DURATION OF STORAGE

We will store your personal data in accordance with the applicable statutory retention time limit. The data will only be stored longer, provided that this is necessary, in order to investigate attacks detected on our website.