Application of Privacy and Cookie Statement
This Privacy and Cookie Statement explains how we, ZiuZ Holding B.V. (and all associated legal persons) hereafter ‘we’ or ‘ZiuZ’ handle your personal data when you visit one of the websites that we operate, including but not limited to https://www.ziuz.com, https://medical.ziuz.com and http://ziuzmedical.cn (hereafter: ‘websites’ or ‘our websites’).
Processing of personal data and the objectives
We process your personal data in the context of your visit to and/or use of our websites. ZiuZ processes your personal data with the objective of:
Principles according to which we process your personal data
The processing of personal data for the above objectives is carried out on the basis of the following processing principles:
Storage period for personal data
ZiuZ will not store your personal data for longer than strictly necessary to achieve the objectives for which your personal data is collected, unless a differing legal storage period is applicable.
For the specific expiry periods for the various cookies, please see the table of relevant cookies further down this page.
Recipients of your personal data
Only the ZiuZ employees who – in view of the processing objectives – need to have access to your personal data will receive access to this. In this context, this concerns the following categories of internal recipients:
ZiuZ only shares your personal data with third parties if this is necessary to achieve the objectives of the processing of your personal data. ZiuZ provides your personal data, insofar as necessary, to the following categories of external recipients:
What are cookies?
Cookies are small files that are placed on your hard disk during a visit to the websites. Thanks to these cookies, you do not have to enter the same information or choose language settings again on a subsequent visit to the website and ZiuZ can improve the overall user experience of the websites.
Cookies on the websites
The below table shows which cookies are used on the ZiuZ websites, what these are used for and the period during which the personal data collected in this way is stored.
|Name||Category||Objective||Expiry period||Permission required?|
|WPML||functional||Saving language preference||End of session (session cookies) or 1 day after placement of cookie||No|
|Hotjar||tracking||Monitoring website performance, carrying out surveys and collecting visitor feedback||365 days from loading of website||Yes|
|Vimeo||functional||Remembering Vimeo tool settings||2 years from loading of website||No|
|Google Analytics||analytical||Monitoring the performance of the website and checking users’ activities in order to adapt the website to these||2 years from loading of website||Yes|
ZiuZ always places functional and analytical cookies, which have limited consequences for your privacy. Other cookies – such as tracking cookies or cookies that have a major impact on your privacy interests – are only placed by ZiuZ if you have provided permission for this in advance. You provide your permission by clicking ‘Accept’ in the cookie notification on your first visit to the websites. This is not compulsory, however; you can use the websites even if you do not provide ZiuZ with permission to use these non-essential cookies. The website will not work optimally though. Once provided, permission can be withdrawn again (partially or fully), by taking the actions described below. This does not affect the legality of the processing of personal data on the basis of your permission prior to the withdrawal, however.
Remove or block cookies
You can remove or block the ZiuZ cookies at any time. The below links describe how cookies can be blocked for each browser:
The ZiuZ websites include links to other external websites. This Privacy and Cookie Statement does not apply to these websites. We try to ensure that the links remain up to date and refer to the correct websites. ZiuZ is not responsible for the content of these websites and the way in which your personal data is handled here, however. We recommend that you always read how these other websites handle your personal data.
Your rights concerning your personal data
You have the right to submit a request to ZiuZ to see what personal data belonging to you ZiuZ processes. You also have the right to submit a request to add to, correct, rectify or delete your personal data, or to submit a request to limit the processing of your personal data. You also have the right to have your personal data sent to you and/or to have this transferred to a third party.
We would like to expressly draw your attention to your right to object to the processing of your personal data by ZiuZ, insofar as the processing of personal data is based on our legitimate interests.
We will meet requests on the basis of the above rights as soon as possible or provide reasons why we cannot (yet) carry out your request. You can send your request to us using the contact details found at the bottom of this Privacy and Cookie Statement. We may ask for additional information in order to determine your identity, if you send us a request.
Changes to the Privacy and Cookie Statement
We can adapt this Privacy and Cookie Statement. We do this if the law or our policy changes, for example. We therefore recommend that you regularly consult the Privacy and Cookie Statement again. The last change took place on 19 July 2018.
Questions and complaints
If you have further questions about the ZiuZ Privacy and Cookie Statement, you are of course welcome to contact us. ZiuZ’ contact details can be found below.
You can also submit a complaint about the way we handle your personal data to the Data Protection Authority at any time.
General ZiuZ contact details
ZiuZ Holding B.V.
8401 DK Gorredijk
Tel.: + 31 (0) 513 46 00 80
Ch. of C.: 01097370
Data Protection Officer contact details
Marco van den Berg
Tel.: + 31 (0) 513 46 00 80