Privacy Policy

Introduction

Modern information and communications technologies are playing an ever-increasing role in the activities of BorgWarner Turbo Systems. Therefore we take the protection of your privacy very seriously. We comply with the stipulations of the Federal Data Protection Law (Bundesdatenschutzgesetzt). In the paragraphs below we specify the data that BorgWarner Turbo Systems and its subsidiaries gather if necessary and explain how we treat such data.

This website uses technologies from the etracker GmbH (www.etracker.de) to collect and save data for marketing and optimization purposes. User profiles (identified using pseudonyms) are created from this data. Cookies may be used in this connection. Cookies are small text files that are locally saved in the cache of the site visitor's Internet browser. Cookies make it possible to recognize the Internet browser. Neither is the data collected using etracker technologies used to personally identify the visitors to this website without the separately granted permission of the affected persons, nor is the personal information brought into connection with the bearer of the pseudonym. Permission to collect and save data in the future can be redrawn at any time.

Which personal data are gathered and processed?

You can visit our websites without having to provide any personal data. Personal data are gathered and processed only if you use particular services. You will be notified of this in detail when you begin to use these services

For what purposes do we gather and process personal data?

We are constantly endeavouring to continuously improve both our service offerings and your own experience with our websites. To achieve this, we conduct statistical analyses of the above-mentioned general data. In addition to this, we also intend to be aware of your personal opinions and your background. That is why you will be asked to provide additional information at several points. Answers to these questions are optional and will be treated confidentially.

For the use of these services we gather only the data we require to render the services. If we ask for more detailed data, answering again is optional. Personal data are processed exclusively for the rendering of the requested services and for safeguarding our own justified commercial interests.

If you use services which are on offer, it is generally the case that only the data that we require to render those services will be gathered. If we ask you for more detailed data, the information in question is voluntary. The personal data are processed exclusively for the rendering of the requested service and for safeguarding our own justified commercial interests.

Are personal data forwarded to third parties?

We will forward your personal data to third parties only as far as it is absolutely necessary for the rendering of the requested service. Beyond that we will neither disclose, permit the use of, sell or otherwise market your personal data to other companies or institutions without your explicit consent. Other conditions shall apply if we are obliged by the law or a court judgment to disclose and communicate the data.

Security

We have taken technical and organisational measures to protect the personal data provided by users against loss, destruction, manipulation and unauthorised access. All of our employees and third parties who are involved in data processing are obliged to observe the Federal Data Protection Law and the confidential treatment of personal data.

We reserve the right to amend this declaration at any time. This declaration shall not justify any contractual or other formal right vis-à-vis or by order of one party.