Information, collection, use, and sharing
We collect information from you that you voluntarily give us via email, when you register on our site, subscribe to our newsletter, download our publications or other direct contact. Next to this we also collect information through cookies (see next paragraph).
We are the sole owners of the information collected on this site and will not sell or rent this information to anyone. We will use your information to respond to you, regarding the reason you contacted us. We will not share your information with any third party outside of our organization, other than as necessary to fulfill your request. This does not include trusted third parties who assist us in operating our website, conducting our business, or servicing you, so long as those parties agree to keep this information confidential. We may also release your information when we believe release is appropriate to comply with the law, enforce our site policies, or protect ours or others rights, property, or safety.
We use "cookies" on this site. A cookie is a piece of data stored on a site visitor's hard drive to help us improve your access to our site and identify repeat visitors to our site. For instance, when we use a cookie to identify you, you would not have to log in a password more than once, thereby saving time while on our site. Cookies can also enable us to track and target the interests of our users to enhance the experience on our site. Usage of a cookie is in no way linked to any personally identifiable information on our site.
You will be asked to either accept or decline our cookies when you enter or website for the first time. You can also disable cookies through your individual browser options. More detailed information about cookie management with specific web browsers can be found at the browsers’ respective websites.
In principle, you can also access all the information on our web pages if you have disabled cookies. In case you do not accept cookies, this can lead to a limitation of functionality.
The cookies we use are developed by Google (Google Analytics) and Hubspot. Have a look at this Hubspot page to see what cookies are used.
Your access to and control over information
You may opt out of any future contacts from us at any time. You can do the following at any time by contacting us via the email address firstname.lastname@example.org, by phone at +32 56 25 24 25 or by post to E&C bvba, Spinnerijkaai 43, 8500 Kortrijk, Belgium.
• See what data we have about you, if any.
• Change/correct any data we have about you.
• Have us delete any data we have about you.
• Express any concern you have about our use of your data.
We take precautions to protect your information. When you submit information via the website, it is protected both online and offline. Online the information is encrypted and transmitted in a secure way. You can verify this by looking for a lock icon in the address bar or looking for at “https” at the beginning of the address of the web page you’re visiting. Concerning offline, only employees who need the information to perform a specific job (for example selecting candidates for a job application) are granted access to personally identifiable information. The computers/servers in which we store personally indefinable information are kept in a secure environment.
This website contains links to other sites. Please be aware that we are not responsible for the content or privacy practices of such other sites. We encourage our users to be aware when they leave our site and to read the privacy statements of any other site that collects personally identifiable information.