EURAMET's Data Privacy Policy

EURAMET e. V. is committed to employing best practice in all its activities. Visitors to EURAMET's website can be assured that protection of privacy and confidentiality are given the highest consideration This policy sets out the different areas where user privacy is concerned and outlines the obligations & requirements of the users, the website and website owners. Furthermore the way this website processes, stores and protects user data and information will also be detailed within this policy.

Any queries relating to EURAMET's collection or use of personal information should be sent to the EURAMET Data Protection Officer.

The Website

This website and EURAMET as its owner take a proactive approach to user privacy and ensure the necessary steps are taken to protect the privacy of its users throughout their visiting experience.

Personal data

Should we ask you to provide certain information by which you can be identified when using this website, then you can be assured that it will only be used in accordance with this privacy statement. Visitors interested in EURAMET can provide contact details via fill-in forms available on the site. Visitors cannot be contacted unless such information is given. Visitors are also invited to give additional company information but a decision not to do so does not affect any subsequent negotiations or discussions. Anonymous information is collected through the monitoring of server log files, such as the number of visitors to the website in a given period, but it is purely statistical and cannot be used to identify an individual user. We use IP addresses from log files to analyse trends and gather broad demographic information for aggregate use.

How we use cookies

This website uses cookies to better the users experience while visiting the website. Cookies are small files which ask permission to be placed on your computer's hard drive that track, save and store information about the user's interactions and usage of the website. This allows the website, through its server to provide the visitors with a tailored experience within this website. You can choose to accept or decline cookies. Most web browsers automatically accept cookies, but you can usually modify your browser setting to decline cookies if you prefer. This may prevent you from taking full advantage of the website. Visitors are advised that if they wish to deny the use and saving of cookies from this website on to their computers hard drive they should take necessary steps within their web browsers privacy settings to block all cookies from this website and its external serving vendors. This website uses tracking software to monitor its visitors to better understand how they use it. The software is provided by Piwik. Piwik ensures the privacy of our visitors and analytics data. It is a web analytics platform which can help to analyse important information about users of the EURAMET website. When using Piwik, EURAMET keeps control of our user data which are stored in our own database. Any logs or report data will not be sent to other servers.

Contact & Communication

Visitors contacting the EURAMET website do so at their own discretion and provide any such personal details requested at their own risk. Your personal information is kept private and stored securely until a time it is no longer required or has no use. Every effort has been made to ensure a safe and secure form to email submission process but EURAMET advises visitors using such form to email processes that they do so at their own risk.

Links to other websites

EURAMET's website contains links to other websites of interest. However, once you have used these links to leave our site, you should note that we do not have any control over that other website. Therefore, we cannot be responsible for the protection and privacy of any information which you provide whilst visiting such sites and such sites are not governed by this privacy statement. You should exercise caution and look at the privacy statement applicable to the website in question.