The World of precious Metals

Data Policy Statement

Ögussa takes the protection of your personal data very seriously. We treat your personal data confidentially and in accordance with the statutory data protection regulations and this data policy statement.

The use of our website is usually possible without providing personal information. Insofar as personal data are collected on our site (e.g., name, address, or email addresses), then this will be on a preferably voluntary basis as much as possible. No personal data will be forwarded to any third parties without your express consent.

Please note that data transmission via the internet (e.g., when communicating via email) may have security vulnerabilities. Complete protection of data from interception by third parties is not possible.

Data privacy statement for the use of Google Analytics

This website uses Google Analytics, a web analytics service. This service is provided by Google, Inc., 1600 Amphitheatre Parkway, Mountain View, CA 94043, USA. Google Analytics uses cookies, which are text files stored on your computer, to help the website analyze how users use the site. The information generated by the cookie about your use of the website (including your IP address) will be transmitted to and stored by Google on servers in the United States. 

However, if IP anonymization is activated on this website, your IP address will be shortened by Google beforehand within member states of the European Union or other parties to the Agreement on the European Economic Area. Only in exceptional cases will the full IP address be sent to a Google server in the US and shortened there. On behalf of the operator of this website, Google will use this information to evaluate your use of the website, to compile reports on website activity, and to provide other services related to website activity and internet usage to the website operator. The IP address provided by your browser to Google Analytics will not be merged with other Google data.

Browser plugin

You can prevent the storage of cookies by a corresponding setting of your browser software; however, please note that if you do this, you may not be able to use all the features of this website to the fullest extent possible. In addition, you may prevent the collection of the data generated by the cookie and related to your use of the website (including your IP address) by Google as well as the processing of this data by Google, by downloading and installing the browser plug-in available under the following link: http://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout?hl=de

Contract data processing

We have entered into a contract data processing agreement with Google and fully implement the strict requirements of the German data protection authorities when using Google Analytics.

IP anonymization

We use the “activation of IP anonymization” function on this website. As a result, your IP address will be shortened by Google beforehand within member states of the European Union or in other contracting states of the Agreement on the European Economic Area. Only in exceptional cases will the full IP address be sent to a Google server in the US and shortened there. On behalf of the operator of this website, Google will use this information to evaluate your use of the website, to compile reports on website activity, and to provide other services related to website activity and internet usage to the website operator. The IP address provided by your browser to Google Analytics will not be merged with other Google data.

Cookies

The websites partly use so-called cookies. Cookies do not harm your computer and do not contain viruses. Cookies serve to make our offer more user-friendly, effective, and secure. Cookies are small text files that are stored on your computer and saved by your browser.

Most of the cookies we use are so-called “session cookies.” They are automatically deleted after your visit. Other cookies remain stored on your device until you delete them. These cookies allow us to recognize your browser the next time you visit.

You can set your browser so that you are informed about the setting of cookies and allow cookies only in individual cases, to accept cookies for certain cases, or to generally exclude and enable the automatic deletion of cookies when closing the browser. Disabling cookies may limit the functionality of this website.

Depending on which browser you use, you will need to follow these steps to disable cookies:

In Internet Explorer:

  • Click on the submenu “Internet options” in the menu “Extras.”  
  • Select the tap “Privacy.”
  • Now you can customize the security settings for the internet zone and specify whether and which cookies the browser should accept or reject. 
  • Click on “OK” to save your settings.

In Firefox:

  • Go to the submenu “Settings” in the menu “Extras.”
  • Now select “Privacy.”
  • Click on “Use custom settings for history” in the drop-down menu. 
  • Now you can specify if and which cookies should be accepted, how long they will be stored on your hard drive, and which websites or domains are allowed to send you cookies. 
  • Click on “OK” to save your settings. 

In Google Chrome:

  • Click on the menu in the browser toolbar. 
  • Go to “Settings.”
  • Scroll down to the bottom and select “Show advanced settings.”
  • In the “Privacy” section, click “Content settings.”
  • You can define the following settings in the submenu “Cookies”:

    • Delete all or selected cookies (under “Cookies and other site data”). 
    • Block cookies (by selecting “Block third-party cookies” or “Block sites from setting any data”). 
    • Always allow cookies (“Allow local data to be set”).
    • Delete cookies and website data after closing the browser (“Keep local data only until I quit my browser”). 
    • Allow exceptions for cookies from selected websites and domains.

In Safari:

  • Select “Settings” in the Safari menu. 
  • Click on “Privacy.”
  • Now you can apply the following cookie settings:
    • Delete all cookies (under “Remove all website data”).
    • Delete selected cookies (under “Details”).
    • Block all cookies and other website data. 
    • Block selected cookies. 
    • Allow all cookies. 
    • Ask websites not to track me.


Contact form

If you contact us via the contact form, the information you provide regarding your first name, last name, address, zip code, city, country, telephone, fax, and email will be stored and processed for the purpose of responding to your message.

Your rights

In principle, you have the rights to information, correction, deletion, restriction, data portability, revocation, and opposition. If you believe that the processing of your data violates data protection law or if your data protection rights have otherwise been violated in any way, you can file a complaint with the supervisory authority. In Austria, this is the Data Protection Authority.

You can reach us using the following contact details

office@oegussa.at