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You have the right to request access to and correction or deletion of your data. Send us a message through our contact page for this. To prevent abuse, we can thereby ask you to identify yourself adequately. When it comes to access to personal information linked to a cookie, you must send a copy of the cookie in question. You can find these in your browser settings.
More information about switching on and off and removing cookies can be found in the instructions and/or using the Help function of your browser.
With a permanent cookie, we can recognize you at a new visit on our website. The website can, therefore, be specially adjusted to your preferences. Even when you have given permission for the placing of cookies, we can remember this by means of a cookie. This means that you do not have to repeat your preferences every time, thus saves time and makes for a better use of our website. You can delete permanent cookies through your browser settings.
With the help of a session cookie, we can see which parts of the website you have viewed on this visit. This enables us to adapt our services as much as possible to the surfing habits of our visitors. These cookies are automatically deleted when you close your web browser.
Through our website, a cookie is placed from the American company Google, as part of their Analytics service, but also for the Adwords services. We use this service to track and get reports on how visitors use the website. Google may also transfer this information to third parties if Google is legally required, or if third parties process the information on Google's behalf. We have no influence on this. We do not allow Google to use the data analytics information for other Google services.
The information that Google collects is anonymised as much as possible. Your IP-address is explicitly not passed on. The information is transmitted to and stored by Google on servers in the United States. Google claims to adhere to the Safe Harbor principles and is affiliated with the Safe Harbor program of the US Department of Commerce. This means that there is an adequate level of protection for the processing of any personal data.
On our website, buttons are included to promote web pages ("like") or share ("tweet") on social networks like Facebook and Twitter. Largely via AddThis. These buttons work through bits of code derived from Facebook or Twitter itself. Cookies are placed through this code. We have no influence on this. Read the privacy statement of Facebook or of Twitter (which can change regularly) to know what they do with your (personal) data that they process through these cookies.
The information that they collect is anonymised as much as possible. The information is transferred to and through Twitter, Facebook, Google+, LinkedIn and others, and stored on servers in the United States. LinkedIn, Twitter, Facebook and Google state that they adhere to the Safe Harbor principles and are affiliated with the Safe Harbor program of the US Department of Commerce. This means that there is an adequate level of protection for the processing of any personal data.
Through our website, cookies are placed from the company AddThis. We use this service to track and get reports on how visitors use the website. This service also makes it possible to share articles on our website via social media platforms.
On the following website, you can find additional information about cookies: All about cookies.