Data protection provisions

Principles
The European Association of Mail Service Pharmacies (hereinafter EAMSP) takes the protection of personal information seriously. We direct our data processing towards the objective only to collect the personal data necessary for a reasonable and economical use of our service, process, or use. You will find out below, when using our services, when data is stored and how we use it. We have taken technical and organisational measures to ensure that rules on data protection are respected. We will not use or share your information beyond the extent regulated below.

Data protection
The EAMSP takes great care to ensure that the privacy and confidentiality as regards all user data is ensured. We guarantee this in compliance with the protection standards of the EC Data Protection Directive 95/46/EC.

Storage of your personal data
The subject matter of data protection law is personal data. Personal data is specific information about personal or factual circumstances of an identified or identifiable natural person. These personal data therefore include all the information that are related to you and help to identify you or render you identifiable. These include the name or address data. Also the telephone number, mobile number, fax number, bank account and social security number are classified as personal data. Information that cannot be associated with specific individuals, are not covered.

Use of your data
We use your personal data to process your requests. All information will be treated confidentially. We reserve the right to use your contact data owing to the law or your own consent promotion purposes. Newsletters will be sent to you only with your consent.
The EAMSP guarantees not to pass on any personal data to third parties without prior express consent.
When registering for the Newsletter, your email address will be used for promotional purposes, until you unsubscribe from the Newsletter. The cancellation of registration is possible at any time.

We do not pass on data for advertising purposes. We do not indulge in address marketing. In particular, we do not pass on email addresses: We do not support spam.


Right to information and right of withdrawal
Under current law, you are entitled to free information about your stored data, and a right to rectification, blocking or deletion of this data.
The requests for information should be sent to EAMSP at the following address:

European Association of Mail Service Pharmacies
Feldbrunnenstr. 57, D-20148 Hamburg
Fax: +49-40-33443699
Email: info(at)eamsp.de
Internet: www.eamsp.org

Cookies
Cookies are used on this website to enable certain functions and user-oriented and smooth navigation. Cookies are small text files that are stored by your browser on the hard drive of your device. We can read the cookies during your visit to our website.

Some of the cookies we use are deleted at the end of the browser session, thus after you close your browser (so-called session cookies). Other cookies remain on your device and allow us or our partner companies to recognise your browser on your next visit (persistent cookies).
However, no programs are installed on your computer by cookies. The cookies we use do not contain viruses and cause no harm. You have the option to stop the use of cookies by appropriate browser settings, but this can have an impact on the possible use of our website.

Use of Google services
On our website the following services are provided by Google, Inc., 1600
Amphitheatre Parkway, Mountain View, CA 94043, USA ("Google") used:

Use of Google AdSense
Our site uses Google AdSense. This is a service provided by Google Inc. which enables the integration of advertisements on websites. Google AdSense uses so-called cookies. Cookies are text files that are stored on your computer and enable analysis of your use of the website. With Google AdSense, so-called Web Beacons are also used. These are invisible images with which Google can analyse and evaluate information about traffic hits on our website, such as clicks or the traffic on our website. The information referred to about the use of the website, including your IP address and the delivery of advertising formats are transmitted to a Google server in the US and stored there. Google may transmit the information to third parties, where this is required by law or where such third parties process the information on Google's behalf. The submitted IP address is not linked or merged with other data of Google. You can refuse the use of cookies by selecting the appropriate settings on your browser software; however, we point out in that case that you cannot use the full scope of the features of this website.

Using Google+ Plugins (e.g. "+1" button)
On our website, the so-called Social Plugins ("Plugins") of the social network Google+ are used, which is operated by Google Inc., 1600 Amphitheatre Parkway, Mountain View, CA 94043, USA ("Google"). The Plugins are recognisable, e.g. with the "+1" button on a white or coloured background. You can find an overview of the Google Plugins and their appearance here: https://developers.google.com/+/plugins

When you visit a page on our website that contains a Social Plugin, your browser makes a direct connection to Google's servers. The content of the Plugin is transmitted from Google directly to your browser and integrated into the page. By integrating it, Google receives the information that your browser has accessed the corresponding page of our website, even if you do not have a profile on Google+ or you are just not logged into Google+. This information (including your IP address) is transmitted from your browser directly to a Google server in the USA and stored there.

If you are logged in Google+, Google may associate your visit to our site with your Google+ profile immediately. If you interact with the Plugins, for example, press the "+1" button, the corresponding information is also sent directly to a Google server and stored there. The information is also posted on Google+, and your contacts appears there.

For the purpose and scope of data collection, further processing and use of data by Google as well as your rights and settings options for protecting your privacy, please see the privacy policies of Google:
http://www.google.com/intl/de/+/policy/+1button.html

If you do not want Google immediately assigns the data collected via our website to your profile on Google+, you must log out at Google+ before you visit our website. You can completely also prevent loading by Google Plugins with Add-Ons for your browser, e.g. with the script blocker "NoScript" (http://noscript.net/).

Use of Twitter plugins (e.g. "Tweet" button)
On our website, the so-called Social Plugins ("Plugins") of the micro-blogging service Twitter can be used, which is operated by Twitter Inc., 1355 Market St, Suite 900, San Francisco, CA 94103, USA ("Twitter"). The Plugins are marked with a Twitter logo e.g. in the form of a blue "Twitter-bird". You can find an overview of Twitter Plugins and their appearance here: https://twitter.com/about/resources/buttons

When you visit a page on our website that contains a Social Plugin, your browser makes a direct connection to Twitter servers. The content of the Plugin from Twitter is transmitted directly to your browser and integrated into the page. By integrating it, Twitter receives the information that your browser has accessed the corresponding page of our website, even if you do not have a profile on Twitter or you are just not logged into Twitter . This information (including your IP address) is transmitted from your browser directly to a Twitter server in the USA and stored there.

If you are logged in Twitter, Twitter may associate your visit to our site with your Twitter profile immediately. If you interact with the Plugins, for example, press the "Twitter" button, the corresponding information is also sent directly to a Twitter server and stored there. The information is also posted on Twitter, and your contacts appears there.

For the purpose and scope of data collection, further processing and use of data by Twitter as well as your rights and settings options for protecting your privacy, please see the privacy policies of Twitter : https://twitter.com/privacy

If you do not want Twitter immediately assigns the data collected via our website to your Twitter account, you must log out at Twitter before you visit our website. You can completely also prevent loading by Twitter Plugins with Add-Ons for your browser, e.g. with the script blocker "NoScript" "NoScript" (http://noscript.net/).

Use of Facebook Social Plugins
Our website uses the so-called Social Plugins of the social network facebook.com ("Facebook"). Facebook is operated by Facebook Inc., 1601 S. California Ave, Palo Alto, CA 94304, USA. Detailed references to the functions of individual plug-ins and their appearance can be found on the following website: http://developers.facebook.com/docs/plugins/. The Plugins are identifiable by a Facebook logo (white "f" on blue background or a "thumbs up" sign) or are identified by the words "Facebook Social Plugin". Those sites of our Internet presence that include Facebook Social Plugins, establish a direct connection via your browser to the servers of Facebook, when they are opened by you. We therefore have no influence on the amount of data, which Facebook collects using this Plugin and inform you according to our knowledge:
The information transmitted to and received by Facebook states that the page of our Internet offer containing the Social Plugin has been accessed by you.
Provided you are logged in on Facebook at this time, the visit to our pages and all your interactions (e.g. clicking the "Like" button, creating a commentary, etc.) can be associated with your Facebook profile and stored on Facebook in conjunction with the Social Plugins. Even if you do not have a Facebook profile, it is not ruled out that Facebook stores your IP address.
For the purpose and scope of data collection, further processing and use of data by Facebook as well as your rights and settings options for protecting your privacy, please see the privacy policies of Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/policy.php.
Theere you can also find an overview of the settings in your personal Facebook profile to protect your privacy and your related rights.
To prevent that Facebook associates the above data through your stay on our Internet website, log out on Facebook before you visit our page, should you be a Facebook member. In order to prevent general access from Facebook to your data on our and on other websites, you can exclude Facebook Social Plugins by an Add-On for your browser, for example, with the "Facebook Blocker" under webgraph.com."

Legal safeguard
By order of competent authorities, we may provide information on the personal data collected on an individual basis, to the extent necessary for purposes of law enforcement, security, to meet statutory duties of the constitutional protection authorities or of the Military Intelligence Service or for the enforcement of intellectual property rights.
In particular, we are entitled even without request to store content and pass them on to third parties, as far as, after due consideration, it is required by law or it is necessary and legally permissible, in order

  • to comply with legal regulations or judicial or administrative orders
  • to respond to claims of an infringement by third parties
  • to protect the rights, property or personal safety of Europa Apotheek Venlo BV, the users of the website or the public.

For questions, suggestions or comments about privacy, please contact us at the following email address: info(at)eamsp.de

State of data protection provisions: 07/11/2015