Matthys nv, hereafter called Matthys
8792 Waregem (Desselgem)
BTW BE 0428 216 594
You can visit this website and check out our company, products and services without entering any personal data on yourself. Only if you wish to contact us i. e. via the contact form, your personal data shall be required. Matthys deals with any personal information in accordance with the below policy as well as with the legal regulations on the handling of personal data.
1. Confidential handling of personal data
The personal data collected by Matthys is safely stored and is not available to the public. It can only be consulted by a limited number of Matthys employees who need this information for the implementation of their job. The data will only be processed for internal purposes. Matthys does not share any personal data with third parties, except to comply with legal obligations and also when explicitly requested by judicial authorities or the police. If exceptionally, Matthys does pass on personal information to organisations or companies it collaborates with, this will be expressly mentioned, or your consent will be explicitly applied for.
2. Purpose of handling
Matthys processes the collected personal data in order to identify you, and to possibly contact you and offer premium services. The data can also be used to send you news items and to inform you about new Matthys services and products. If you don’t want to receive such information, please notify Matthys thereof by email or by letter.
3. Permission for handling
By providing your personal data you give Matthys your express consent to use it for the above purposes. In case Matthys wants to use it for any other purpose, or wants to pass it on to organisations or companies it works with, your express consent to do so shall be applied for, and you are entitled to oppose.
4. Right to inspect, correct and remove personal data
You have the right to check your personal data Matthys has recorded, and to have any incomplete or inaccurate data corrected. Furthermore, you can ask Matthys at any time to remove your personal data from its database. To do so, please send an email or letter to Matthys.
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