By submitting personal data manually or in electronic form to Widex and/or by using our website you give your consent that all personal data that you submit may be processed by us in the manner and for the purposes described below.
Collection and use of personal data
You may choose to receive material from us. If you request such material, we ask you for contact information like your name, postal address and e-mail address. The information you give us either manually or electronically is stored in our databases. The information will be used exclusively for marketing and sales activities.
Disclosure of personal data
Under no circumstances do we share your personal data with or sell and distribute it to unrelated third parties, including mailing agencies or the like.
However, we may transfer personal data to third parties handling sales, support, mailings, publicity or competitions on our behalf. Where required, before disclosing personal data to a third party, we will require the third party in writing to take adequate precautions to protect such data.
Furthermore, we occasionally transfer personal data to our distributors for the purpose of marketing and sales activities, but not by electronic media. Marketing material will only be transferred via electronic media provided that we or our distributor has obtained consent specifically for this.
Anonymous data collected through this website
In addition to the information collected as described above, we use technology to collect anonymous information about the use of our website. For example, we use technology to track which pages on our website our visitors view. We also use technology to determine which web browsers our visitors use. This technology does not identify you personally – it simply enables us to compile statistics on our visitors and their use of our websites.
We use this anonymous data to improve the contents and functionality of our website and our e-mail updates to better understand our customers and visitors and to improve the services we offer.
Links to other websites
This website may contain hyperlinks to websites that are not operated by us. These hyperlinks are provided for your reference and convenience only and do not imply any endorsement of the activities of these third-party websites or any association with their operators. We do not support the external operator, its website or the products and/or services offered and sold by the operator in question.
We do not control these websites and are not responsible for their data and privacy practices.
Access to the information provided is limited to employees who have a legitimate business need for such information.
We strive to maintain the reliability, accuracy, completeness and currency of personal data in our databases and to protect the security of our databases.
We keep your personal data only for as long as reasonably necessary for the purposes for which it was collected or to comply with any applicable legal or ethical reporting or document retention obligations imposed on us.
Data access and corrections
If you wish to know what personal data we currently hold about you, please contact us by e-mail or write to Widex USA, INC. P.O. Box 6077, Long Island City, NY 11106, attn: Webmaster.
You can also ask us to correct, amend or delete any personal data about you that is inaccurate.