The European Standard considers the management of your personal data to be a very serious matter and therefore complies with the applicable legislation of the Personal Data Protection Authority 2472/97 which applies to personal databases as well as to Regulation (EU) 2016/679 of the European Parliament. and the Council of 27 April 2016 on the protection of individuals with regard to the processing of personal data and on the free movement of such data (General Data Protection Regulation – GDPR).
The European Standard is committed to the full implementation of existing legislation and European regulations, taking into account the adoption of appropriate technical and administrative measures for the protection of personal data.
Browse our website
You can browse our website without giving any personal information. The European Standard collects personal data of its visitors / users only when they provide it voluntarily.
There is special care for the data collected with the help of cookies. Due to the frequent and rapid changes of technology as well as the corresponding efforts of the legislator to keep the legislation in line with these changes, the European Standard undertakes to inform you of any change in the policy of personal data management.
In case of disagreement of the visitor / user with this policy, he must stop and avoid browsing the website.
Principles of data retention and processing
The European Standard is committed to making every effort to safeguard the privacy of your personal information. Therefore it may not transfer them to any third party (natural or legal) for any reason except as provided by law and exclusively to the competent authorities.
Minor visitors have access to our services only with the consent of their parents or guardians, while in case of submission of personal data by minors, the European Standard will immediately delete all relevant information.
The visitor / user can at any time contact the administrators of the website at email@example.com to be informed if there is a file with his data, while he can change them and delete them from the lists whenever he wishes.
The European Standard maintains records of users’ personal data solely for financial, tax and communication purposes. As part of the continuous improvement of its services and information, it may process, under strict terms of confidentiality and anonymity, part or all of the data that you have submitted for statistical and financial reasons.
Information that is stored automatically – cookies
The European Standard, in order to facilitate the use of our website, uses “cookies”. Cookies are small data / text files stored on your computer’s hard drive by your browser and which are necessary for the use of our website.
Cookies help us, for example, to determine if you have already visited a page on our website. Cookies can also tell us if you have visited our website in the past or if you are a new visitor.
The cookies we use do not store personal data or personal information capable of leading to the identification of the person to whom they relate and which have been collected in another way.
If you do not wish to collect information through cookies, please configure your web browser to delete all existing cookies from your computer hard drive, block all cookies in the future, and receive a warning before a cookie is saved.
Messages via contact form
You can submit your message to the European Standard either through the general contact form or through specially designed contact forms found on the services websites.
By submitting your message through any form of communication to the European Standard, you accept these terms regarding the use of your personal data (name and e-mail) by the European Standard.
The European Standard undertakes not to use this information for marketing purposes or to transfer it to third parties.
The European Standard can identify the IP address through which the computer or any other electronic device accesses the Internet and then the European Standard, where this data is used for statistical purposes. In cases where the browser requests permission to download your site from our website, this information is used to provide more personalized information. In any case, your license may be revoked at any time by changing your browser settings. If you choose not to provide this license, then you may not be able to access certain European Standard services.
With the help of appropriate links within the European Standard it is possible to access third party websites.
The placement of these links has been done with the sole purpose of facilitating visitors / users during their internet browsing.
The European Standard has absolutely no responsibility for the content and the personal data management policy of the website listed with a link.
Access through the use of the provided links to the respective website takes place at the sole responsibility of the user.
How long your data is stored
The data provided by you will be kept / stored by us only for the period of time required for the fulfillment of the purpose for which you have communicated your data to us and in accordance with the applicable legal provisions. You can revoke your consent at any time with effect for the future.
Communication, request for information, withdrawal of consent, blocking, deletion
You may at any time, free of charge, object to the use of your personal data for the future, request the complete deletion of it, or request information about the data stored by us about your person or the correction thereof.
You can send us an e-mail with your request at firstname.lastname@example.org or use the general contact form of our website.
Personal Data Security
The European Standard recognizes the issue of data and transaction security as a major issue and for this reason all the necessary organizational and security measures are taken and the most appropriate technical mechanisms of content protection are implemented, with the aim of providing as much as possible. Safer environment for users, in accordance with the relevant legal provisions.
The European Standard protects visitors / users from any interception of data with the SSL-256 bit encryption method. Encryption is valid at all stages and all processes of transaction and sending of personal data.
Through its designers and managers, it takes every possible action towards the development, information and improvement of the provided services and the website in general.
However, there is always the possibility of errors / malfunctions / interruptions in the content of the website and / or the appearance of viruses or other malicious software (malware) either on the website or on its server.
Update and modification
Last update of the Privacy and Personal Data Protection Policy: September 2020