Privacy Policy

Protecting your privacy is a matter of prime importance to us

Below are some of the points covered by our Privacy Policy:

Scope. The Scientific Visual Privacy Policy applies to all business transactions and websites operated by the company. We cannot guarantee that external websites accessible by links from Scientific Visual website comply with our data protection requirements.

Use of information. You may visit our website freely without being required to provide any personal details. A few non-personal items of usage data, such as your IP address, the website you last visited, which browser you are using, date and time, etc., are recorded so that we can identify trends and improve our online services. The data is anonymized. It cannot be traced to you and is not used to attempt to derive information about you. To improve the quality of our service, we ask you on some pages to voluntarily provide information such as your name, e-mail and address and the type of information and services that you are interested in.

No provision of information to third parties. We do not sell your personal information to third parties outside the company, nor do we share it with them.
The only exception are external service providers who have been contracted by us to deal with your enquiry or order and who cannot do so without the necessary data. We guarantee that all organizations that receive data from us comply with data protection and security requirements.

Cookies. In certain cases, we use what are known as “cookies”. You can configure your browser to display a warning before cookies are saved. You can also choose to dispense with personal cookies and the advantages that they offer. If you do so, however, you will not be able to use certain services.

E-mails / E-newsletters. Scientific Visual will send you e-mails or e-newsletters only with your express permission. You can unsubscribe from e-mails or e-newsletters at any time. Please remember that any unencrypted data can be read or modified by unauthorized third parties.

Questions about data protection. Our staff will be glad to answer your questions or requests to have information corrected or deleted. Please contact them by

Changes in this Privacy Policy. Scientific Visual reserves the right to modify its Privacy Policy at any time. Please consult this policy regularly.

Legal basis. This Privacy Policy is based on the Federal Law on Data Protection in Switzerland

Last updated: May 23, 2010