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Privacy Statement

 

Privacy Policy



Introduction

Thank you for visiting our website and your interest in data protection. The following information should assure you that we take the protection of your data seriously.

 

Europcar processes data that are gathered when you visit our site, in accordance with the recommendations of the Swiss Federal Data Protection Commissioner.

 

Our websites can contain links to other providers that are not included in this data protection declaration.

 

If you have any questions regarding the processing of your personal data, please contact

 

Europcar

AMAG Services AG

Mr Stefan Ernst

Steinackerstrasse 20

8302 Kloten

 

Tel.: 0041 (0) 44 804 46 61

e-Mail: stefan.ernst@europcar.ch

Reasons for collecting, processing and implementing

The purpose of the company is car rental to private individuals and companies. Data collection, processing and implementation helps us carry out this objective.

What is collected

We ask you to provide us with your name, address, credit-card number, e-mail address and phone or fax number. We use this information to confirm and process your booking or enquiry, and for internal purposes.

If you hire a car we also save additional information such as your driving licence number, its date of validity, the number of your passport or ID card, your business or private address (driver ID) and certain preferences.

When you visit our websites our webservers save as standard the IP address of your internet server, the website you are visiting us from, our websites that you visit and how long your visits last. Europcar uses cookies to map the preferences of its visitors in order to optimally tailor its sites to their requirements.

In the case of some client cards or company contracts between Europcar and other units of a legal or private nature, further information is requested and mentioned in the relevant contracts.

Implementation of and passing on of personal data

Europcar uses your data for its own purposes and may pass them on in part to partner companies in Switzerland and abroad to facilitate car rentals.

Details (driver ID) that are required for rental contracts help us and our partner companies to process the pick-up and return procedures more quickly.

Europcar permits public bodies to view the data collected in the face of primary legal regulations.

Data protection

Europcar has technical and organisational safety measures in place to ensure that your data used by us are not manipulated, lost, destroyed or accessed by unauthorised persons either inadvertently or with intent. Our safety measures are updated and improved on an ongoing basis. When you book using the Europcar website, your data are processed and transferred using a secure procedure. Your personal data are stored in Switzerland, France, and other countries.

We recommend that you do not divulge any information of a sensitive nature such as credit-card numbers via unencrypted channels such as e-mail or postcard and that you always use a secure website for these purposes.

 

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