Effective Feb, 2017
1. Our Commitment to Privacy:
Nikon Metrology (“NIKON”, “we” or “us”) recognize that the protection of personal information that they receive from visitors of their websites is very important. Collecting information allows NIKON to develop and maintain websites that enable us to better understand and to be more responsive to you as well as assisting us in managing our business better. To better protect your privacy, we provide this notice explaining our online information practices and the choices you can make about the way your information is collected and used.
3. The Information We Collect:
Nikon Metrology will collect and process information about customers and visitors to the present Website. We are committed to keeping your personal data private. Information is collected at the occasion of registration or the use of some services either directly (where you will be asked to provide the data) or indirectly. Upon using our Website, our webserver will automatically recognize your internet domain name and, if possible, your e-mail address. The following information, will then be collected and stored:
- your domain name but not your e-mail address in case you visit our Website;
- your e-mail address in case you put communications/questions on our Website;
- your e-mail address in case you communicate this to us;
- all information concerning pages of other websites which you consulted in order to go to our Website;
- all information which you voluntarily provided to us (such as research information and/or site registration).
Nikon Metrology do not seek to use the present Website to collect personal data pertaining to racial or ethnic origin, political opinions, religious or philosophical beliefs or membership of a trade union. If Nikon Metrology do seek to collect such data, your prior consent hereto will be asked.
If you provide us with information either by registering with us or e-mailing an enquiry to us then this information will eventually be used by us in three ways:
- For handling your enquiry, contacting you (by e-mail or otherwise);
- To provide you with other relevant information from time to time;
- Website visitors analysis purposes.
4. How We Use Collected Information
NIKON uses collected information to help us better understand your needs and interests so that we may provide you with better service. Specifically, we use personally identifiable information to help you complete a transaction or order with us, to respond to your inquiries and requests, to provide and update you on our customer services and support, to notify you of promotional or special offers, to communicate with you about our products and services, and to allow you to participate in an interactive feature.
5. Who We Share Your Information With
NIKON does not sell, rent or lease any of your personally identifiable information to third parties. NIKON also does not share your personally identifiable information with third parties except that we may disclose personally identifiable information to companies affiliated with NIKON, such as its parent company, and/or unaffiliated third parties working on our behalf or for us or with us, such as agents, dealers, vendors and suppliers, but only for the purpose to enable them to fulfill your requests to us for product, services or information. All such affiliated and unaffiliated parties who have access to personally identifiable information are required to keep confidential such information and may not use it for any purpose other than to carry out the services they are performing for NIKON and as otherwise required by law. Except as otherwise stated in this policy, NIKON will not share personally identifiable information with third parties without your permission, unless to (a) comply with any law, subpoena, regulation or court order; (b) respond to requests from governmental authorities; or (c) help prevent fraud or to protect the safety, rights, property or security of NIKON as well as that of third parties.
6. Links to Non-Nikon Sites
7. Our Commitment To Information Security
Information security is important at NIKON, and while no security measure is perfect or impenetrable and we cannot guarantee the security of the information that you provide to us, you can be assured that we maintain physical, electronic and administrative measures and safeguards and periodically review these security measures and safeguards to protect your personally identifiable information from unauthorized or inappropriate access and use.
8. Our Commitment To Children's Privacy
9. How You Can Access or Update Your Information
NIKON will not use your personally identifiable information collected from this website for purpose(s) other than the purpose(s) for which you provided it to us. What this means is that NIKON will not send you information about NIKON products, services, promotions, events, firmware or software updates, and service advisories as well as how to get more enjoyment from your NIKON products unless you request them.
You also have the right to oppose to further processing of your personally identifiable information.
10. Changes in Policy
11. How To Contact Us
Nikon Metrology NV
Renaat Van Cauter – Director Marketing Communications