Continental Reifen Deutschland GmbH processes your data within the context of the consent granted and in compliance with respective data protection regulations.
The personal data, relating to your tires, collected by Continental Reifen Deutschland GmbH are processed for marketing purposes by email (and phone), especially for sending you your tires scan results as well as promotional and commercial information of Continental group (e.g. news on products, news on services and promotional offers), including, but not limited, in relation with your tires scan results. Insofar as this necessary for the performance of such purposes, your personal data may be passed on to the companies affiliated with Continental Reifen Deutschland GmbH as stipulated in the Binding Corporate Rules, and mainly to the entity Continental France SNC (RCS 342 821 220) if you are a French client.
If permitted and/or prescribed by law, the data may be evaluated for reporting purposes (e.g. statistics). Your data will be collected, processed and used solely in compliance with the applicable data protection regulations (e.g. your consent). In accordance with the statutory provisions, all your data is treated as strictly confidential.
Collection, processing and retention of data
Continental Reifen Deutschland GmbH stores your personal data if consent for this has been provided. Your data is stored and/or used solely for marketing purposes as aforementioned described. Your only personal data, that is stored, is tires scan results and data provided by you, such as:
- Mandatory: Anonymous code given by Continental Reifen Deutschland GmbH, Email address, City and Country;
- Optional: First name, Last name, Phone number and Age.
Your personal data is stored only during three (3) years from the last contact with you. After this period, your data is erased by Continental Reifen Deutschland GmbH, provided that this erasure does not conflict with any statutory duties to retain records.
The data subject’s rights
Please note that, as a data subject, pursuant to the EU General Data Protection Regulation (EU GDPR), you have the following rights in connection with the processing of your personal data (Information rights under Article 13 and Article 14 EU GDPR):
- Right of access under Article 15 EU GDPR;
- Right to rectification under Article 16 EU GDPR;
- Right to erasure under Article 17 EU GDPR;
- Right to restriction of processing under Article 18 EU GDPR;
- Right to data portability under 20 EU GDPR.
If you have questions about this, please contact our data protection supervisor by e-mail at: firstname.lastname@example.org.
In accordance with Article 21 EU GDPR, you have the right to withdraw your consent to the collection, processing, storage and use of your personal data at any time. Consent must be withdrawn by writing to Continental Reifen Deutschland GmbH, Buettnerstrasse 25, D-30165 Hannover, or by sending an e mail to email@example.com.
You can always contact our data protection officers in writing (including by e-mail) with questions, complaints or requests. E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org. You can also contact the appropriate data protection authorities, if available.
Protection of stored data
Continental Reifen Deutschland GmbH uses technical and organizational security measures to protect the personal data provided by you from manipulation, loss, destruction or from being accessed by unauthorized persons. The security measures are continually improved and adapted in accordance with the latest technology. Data provided that is unencrypted could potentially be viewed by third parties. For this reason, Continental Reifen Deutschland GmbH would like to point out that, with regard to data transmission over the Internet (e.g. by email) secure transfer cannot be guaranteed. Sensitive data should therefore either not be transmitted at all or only via a secure connection (SSL). If you access pages and files and are then asked to enter personal data, please note that the transmission of such data via the Internet may not be secure and that there is a risk that it may be viewed and manipulated by unauthorized persons.
Cookies and data protection on this Website
When you visit this website, information can be stored on your computer in the form of “cookies”. Such cookies are used solely to ensure operation of the websites. Other cookies are only created based on your consent. You can also choose not to accept cookies in your browser settings. Please note, however, that you may not be able to fully use several functions of this website if you do so.
See data protection notice of this website: https://www.continental-tires.com/car/data-protection;