Privacy- en cookie statement

The privacy policy below applies to all site visits, transactions and agreements with Microfix B.V. in Leiden, Chamber of Commerce number: 68596456.

Version: 202007-1

We respect the privacy of visitors to our website and ensure that the personal information you provide is treated confidentially. You can read below exactly how we do this and which personal data we collect from you for which purposes.

 

The use of personal data

When using our website, registering a repair or when purchasing a maintenance agreement, we obtain information from you. That can be personal data. We only store and use the personal data that is provided directly by you, in the context of the service you have requested or of which it is clear that it is provided to us for processing. We will not use your personal data for other purposes, unless you have given prior permission to do so, or we may or must do so under the law or the agreement.

 

Purposes of use

In order to provide you with the best possible service, it is necessary that Microfix stores your personal data in certain cases. Microfix uses your personal data for:
the registration of equipment offered for repair by you;

  • registering a maintenance agreement in our service management system;
  • granting access to our website (FixPortal);
  • using the functionalities on our website;
  • the execution of agreements, transactions and services;
  • relationship management, including contacting you if you request it;
  • for participation in customer satisfaction surveys;
  • product related updates and/or quality programs (recalls);
    product and service development;
  • determining strategy and policy;
  • if necessary, to identify unlawful conduct with regard to Microfix,
  • its relations and its employees;
  • sending newsletters.

 

Description of the personal data

For the above purposes, we will process the following personal data from you:

  • Name and address details;
  • Company details;
  • VAT number;
  • e-mail address;
  • (mobile)number;
  • Serial number or IMEI number;
  • IP address;
  • cookie ID;
  • click and surf behavior;
  • technical browser information.

 

Retention periods

We do not store this data longer than necessary or for which Microfix is legally obliged to achieve the purposes stated in this privacy and cookie statement.

 

Confidentiality & disclosure to third parties

We treat your personal data confidentially. We do not provide the personal data that we collect via our website to third parties for the direct marketing purposes of these parties. Furthermore, we will not provide the information you provide to other parties, unless you have given prior permission for this, this is necessary in the context of the execution of the agreement or we may or must do so on the basis of the law or the agreement. to do.

When repairing or exchanging defective products that will be carried out by third parties (manufacturer's warranty, exchange programs from manufacturers, etc.), we only provide product-specific data such as the serial number of the defective product concerned to third parties.

In addition to the serial number, some manufacturers (including Apple) also require the email address and name and address details of the end user. This information must necessarily be submitted in order to register a repair at all with the manufacturer in order to qualify for an exchange program or obtain parts to be replaced during repair. This data is usually used for the manufacturer's customer satisfaction surveys about the work performed by Microfix.

To claim a manufacturer's warranty under European consumer law (extended warranty), manufacturers often also require that a copy of the product's purchase receipt be provided.
We only provide the necessary address details for the collection and/or sending of products via transport or courier services.

Agreements have been concluded with parties that process personal data in addition to the product-specific data in the context of the GDPR legislation in order to guarantee your privacy.

 

Data security

Microfix uses careful security procedures to protect the processed data, including to prevent unauthorized access to this data. For example, we ensure that only the necessary persons have access to your data and that access to your personal data is protected. In any case, we use a TLS connection for this.

 

Cookies

Cookies are used on this website. Cookies are small information files that can be automatically stored on or read from your device (including a PC, tablet or smartphone) when you visit a website. This is done via the web browser on the device.

The following cookies are used on our website:

 

Technical or functional cookies

Technical cookies are used on our repair portal to store the data entered for registering a repair in the “shopping cart”. These cookies are small information files with an encrypted random string of characters without traceable personal data. The cookies are automatically deleted at the end of each session or when you log out.

 

Analytical cookies

In addition, on our website microfix.nl cookies are used to keep statistics, so that we can gain insight into the use of our website and the effectiveness of our campaigns. We use Google Analytics cookies for this.

 

Enabling and disabling cookies

You can choose whether or not to accept cookies. Most browsers automatically accept cookies, but you can usually change your browser settings so that cookies are not accepted if desired (see your browser help page for exact instructions). If you choose not to accept cookies, you may not be able to take full advantage of the interactive features of this website or other sites you visit.

 

Deleting cookies

Most cookies have an expiration date. This means that they automatically expire after a certain period of time and no longer register data from your site visit. You can also choose to manually delete the cookies before the expiry date has passed. For more information, please consult your browser manual.

 

Links to other third party websites

Our internet pages contain links to other websites. This privacy and cookie statement does not apply to third party websites that are connected to our website by means of links. We cannot guarantee that these third parties handle your personal data in a reliable or secure manner. We therefore recommend that you read the privacy policy of these websites before using these websites.

 

Your legal rights

You have the following rights:
  • receive an explanation of what personal data we have and what we do with it;
  • access to the precise personal data we have;
  • to have errors corrected;
  • to have outdated personal data removed;
  • withdrawing consent;
  • object to a particular use;
  • transferability of data.

Please note that you always clearly state who you are, so that we can be sure that we do not modify or delete data from the wrong person.

 

Changes to this privacy and cookie statement

We reserve the right to amend this privacy and cookie statement. Changes will be published on our website. It is therefore recommended to consult this policy regularly, so that you are aware of any changes.

 

Contact details

Microfix B.V.
Willem Barentszstraat 23
2315 TZ Leiden
Chamber of Commerce number: 68596456

 

Personal Data Authority

Of course we are also happy to help you if you have complaints about the processing of your personal data. Pursuant to privacy legislation, you have the right to file a complaint with the Dutch Data Protection Authority against our processing of your personal data. You can contact the Dutch Data Protection Authority for this.