Personal privacy and data collection

Leine & Linde strives to maintain the privacy for anyone who is in contact with the company, on all occasions. The websites of the company follow applicable laws concerning data privacy protection and data security.

Here below is a presentation of when and how the company may collect or store information connected to personal data, and in which context this information may be used.

Cookies

Cookies are used to be able to see the selections you previously made on our website and from this be able to improve our site. Cookies are also used to measure the traffic on our website and use for statistics. Some functionality may make use of other content providers, such as social media, which may also place cookies on your computer.

We use Google Analytics to form a picture about how visitors use our site and based on that information, then be able to offer an even better user experience. The information generated by these cookies through your use of the website (including your IP address) will be transmitted to and stored by Google on servers in the United States. This information is used to evaluate visitor statistics.

Read more about cookies on This is how we use "cookies"

Data collection and use of personal data

Collection of personally identifying information such as names, addresses, telephone numbers or email addresses will occur where you provide this kind of data by free will, for example by registering for a newsletter, asking for a contact, or completing a market survey. Leine & Linde does not rent or sell your personally identifying information to other companies or individuals.

Where it is necessary to collect and store personally identifying information by support of law, as in a business transaction, the data is stored in Leine & Linde’s enterprise systems with high level of security.

In general, Leine & Linde uses personal data only for the purpose for which you provided your data, meaning answering your inquiries, handling your orders, or providing offers or specific information. Leine & Linde will keep your personal data as long as necessary to fulfill the purposes for which personal data was collected.

Automatically collected non-personal data

Leine & Linde may collect limited non-personally identifying information, which is made available by your browser whenever you visit a website or download software from the company. This log information includes your Internet Protocol address, browser type, browser language, the date and time of your query and one or more cookies that may uniquely identify your browser or downloaded software. Leine & Linde uses this information to better understand user behaviour and to further improve our service.

Links to other web sites and presence in social media

Leine & Linde’s websites contain links to other websites. Leine & Linde cannot be responsible for the privacy practises of content of other websites.

Leine & Linde has a company presence in some social media websites. On these websites, the terms of use specified by the publisher of the website are applicable.

Your data protection rights

You are entitled to request Leine & Linde to provide information about the personal data processed by Leine & Linde and access to these personal data. You also have the right to request that incorrect personal information is corrected or deleted. You also have the right to request that processing of your personal data should be restricted, which means that you request that Leine & Linde limit the processing of your personal data under certain circumstances. You are also entitled to oppose processing based on legitimate interest or processing for direct marketing purposes. You also have the right to file any complaints you may have regarding Leine & Linde's processing of your personal data to a supervisory authority.

Questions, comments, and changes

Leine & Linde will be happy to answer questions about collection, usage, or storage of personal data. If handling of personal data would not fulfil law or expected requirements, your personal data will be corrected or removed.

Please send in your questions, suggestions for improvement, or comments, to info@leinelinde.com

This privacy and data collection policy will undergo changes and updates.

Last update was made May 25, 2018.