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Phone: +33 (0)1 41 29 87 50
Phone: +33 (0)1 41 29 87 50
5 rue Nadar
Schneider Electric SA
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Pierre Tabary, Business & Corporate Communication
1. Trademark and copyright information
The Schneider Electric brand and any registered trademarks of Schneider Electric Industries SAS referred to on this website are the sole property of Schneider Electric SA and its subsidiaries. They may not be used for any purpose without the owner's permission, given in writing. This website and its content are protected, within the meaning of the French intellectual property code (Code de la propriété intellectuelle français, referred to hereafter as "the Code"), under the laws of copyright covering texts, drawings and models, as well as by trademark law. You agree not to reproduce, other than for your own personal, non-commercial use as defined in the Code, all or part of this website or its content on any medium whatsoever without Schneider Electric's permission, given in writing. You also agree not to establish any hypertext links to this website or its content. Schneider Electric does not grant any right or license for the personal and non-commercial use of the website or its content, except for a non-exclusive license to consult it on an "as is" basis, at your own risk. All other rights are reserved.
2. Updating of information
Schneider Electric makes all reasonable efforts to ensure that this website is accessible at all times. You may however be prevented from accessing the site or experience access problems due to technical difficulties or during maintenance work or upgrades. In addition, while Schneider Electric takes reasonable care to ensure that the information on this site is kept up to date, it makes no representation or warranty, express or implied, of its accuracy and completeness.
3. Financial and share price information
The information provided through this website is not intended to be and shall not be deemed to be an offer, invitation or inducement to invest in or otherwise deal in Schneider Electric SA shares or any other financial instruments whatsoever issued by any Schneider Electric company, nor to provide or constitute any advice or recommendation in connection with any investment decision.
4. Data Privacy statement
Schneider Electric is committed to protect your privacy and your personal information. We encourage you to read this privacy statement.
This privacy statement informs you of our privacy practices and the way your personal information is collected online and how that information is used by us. This statement will be readily available on our Singapore home page and at the bottom of every Schneider Electric Singapore Web page.
Schneider Electric strongly supports the fundamental rights to privacy and data protection as well as compliance with national and international privacy laws.
In the Schneider Electric’s BCR, we respect and take into account the major principles of the EU Directive 95/46/EC as our Head-Office is located in European Union.
Our BCR are applicable to all of our affiliates for the collection, processing, use, dissemination, transfer, and storage of personal information. They impose common rules for all of our entities of all countries, and aim at ensuring a high level of protection of personal information within Schneider Electric.
5. To whom this privacy statement applies
Schneider Electric is a global company, with legal entities, business processes, management structures, and technical systems that cross borders. This privacy statement applies to all Schneider Electric -owned websites, domains, services, applications, and products, and those of our wholly owned subsidiaries processing personal data in Singapore ("Schneider Electric sites or services"), and supplements our global Privacy Statement. This privacy statement binds all Schneider Electric subsidiaries and employees, wherever based, processing personal data in Singapore
6. How we process your personal information?
Schneider Electric respects the privacy rights and interests of each individual, employee, candidate or customer. Schneider Electric subsidiaries will observe the following principles when processing your personal information:
All Schneider Electric entities processing personal data in Singapore ensure that these principles are observed.
7. Why we collect your personal information?
Our primary goals in collecting information are to provide our customers and other users with superior service and a smooth, efficient and personalised experience while using our sites. For example, if you purchase products or request information on our sites, we use your personal information to fill your order or provide the requested information.
Schneider Electric may collect personal information from you to complete various transactions, such as:
8. What information is collected?
Schneider Electric collects and uses your personal information to better serve you and personalise your experience and interaction with Schneider Electric. Such collection is done with appropriate notice and consent, where applicable.
Personal information (or personal data) means any information relating to an individual, whether true or not, from which that individual can be identified either on its own or together with and other information to which we have or are likely to have access.
Please note that the PDPA imposes no specific requirements in relation to our handling of data which relates to your business contact information, such as your business title or position and your business contact details, where you have provided us such information not only for personal purposes. However, we are committed to protect any information you provide to us and which is personal to you and as such, we will apply the same standard of care to your business contact information as we do to any other information we may collect from or in relation to you.
The types of personal information we collect from you may include:
If you are employed by Schneider Electric, we may also collect additional personal data from you for the purposes of managing and terminating, as the case may be, our employment relationship with you.
How We Use Your Information
We gather and use information in a number of ways, including the following:
Browsing and Searching: We collect certain personal information when you visit our sites or click on the various links for our products and services. We collect this information to improve your web user experience for your next visits (ex: country selection), help run the sites more efficiently, to gather broad demographic information, to monitor the level of activity on the sites, and to evaluate the effectiveness of our advertising. (See chapter 8 about cookies)
How do we use your information for marketing?
9. What we do with your personal data
If you do provide personal information to us, either directly or through a reseller or other business partner, we will:
10. Your consent
By providing us with your personal information and using our Singapore sites, you consent to our processing your personal data for the above purposes. You also consent to our transferring your information to countries or jurisdictions which do not provide the same level of data protection as Singapore, if necessary for the above purposes. If we do make such a transfer, we will, if appropriate, put a contract in place to ensure that your information is protected with standards comparable to those provided in the PDPA.
You may withdraw your consent to Schneider Electric collecting, using and/or disclosing your personal data at any time by contacting our Data Privacy Officer (see chapter 11 below).
A cookie is a piece of information in the form of a very small text file that is placed on an internet user's hard drive. It is generated by a web page server, which is basically the computer that operates a web site. The information the cookie contains is set by the server and it can be used by that server whenever the user visits the site. A cookie can be thought of as an internet user's identification card, which tell a web site when the user has returned. (Source: www.AboutCookies.org)
If you want to delete any cookies that are already on your computer or to stop cookies being accepted in future you should refer to your browser manufacturer's instructions by clicking "Help" in your browser menu. More information is available at www.AboutCookies.org.
Third party cookies for analytics purpose
In order to provide our visitors with a better service, we measure the number of page views, the number of visits, the different actions performed by visitors on our site, the geo-location of our visitors and the number of times visitors return to our site. For this purpose, we use two web analytics software tools: Analyzer and Google Analytics as well as the marketo Munchkin Cookie.
Analyzer information (AT Internet - http://www.atinternet.com)
All of the results which are obtained are then compiled, and are completely anonymous. The results provide information on the navigation and behaviour of Internet users on the websites of AT Internet customers, information such as: the number of visitors, the number of visits, the number of page viewed and other information that is necessary for the effective measurement of Internet user interests. With these results it is then possible to improve the ergonomics and content of such websites.
Please visit http://www.atinternet.com/en/data_protection_policy/ in order to check your access rights, right to reply and right to remove data.
Google Analytics information
This website uses as well Google Analytics, a web analytics service provided by Google, Inc. (“Google”). Google Analytics uses “cookies”, which are text files placed on your computer, to help the website analyse how users use the site. The information generated by the cookie about your use of the website will be transmitted to and stored by Google on servers in the United States.
In case IP-anonymisation is activated on this website, your IP address will be truncated within the area of Member States of the European Union or other parties to the Agreement on the European Economic Area. Only in exceptional cases the whole IP address will be first transferred to a Google server in the USA and truncated there. The IP-anonymisation is active on this website.
Google will use this information on behalf of the operator of this website for the purpose of evaluating your use of the website, compiling reports on website activity for website operators and providing them other services relating to website activity and internet usage.
Marketo Munchkin Cookie
How does it work?
What does Munchkin Capture?
When on a page, Munchkin automatically gathers the following information:
12. How we protect your information
Schneider Electric and its subsidiaries are committed to taking appropriate technical, physical, and organizational security measures to protect its employees’, contractors’ and customers’ personal data against unauthorized access, collection, use, disclosure, unlawful processing, and unauthorized or accidental loss, copying, modification, damage, destruction or similar risks.
Please note that, in most circumstances, we will presume that personal data directly provided from you will be accurate and complete. However, depending on the circumstances, we may decide to contact you to ensure that this is the case or to ask that you verify that the data we hold in relation to you is up to date.
We limit access to our internal systems that hold personal data to a selected group of authorized users who are given access to such systems through the use of a unique identifier and password. Access to personal data is limited to and provided to individuals for the purpose of performing their job duties.
However we cannot guarantee the security of any data you provide to us and you accept the inherent risks of on-line correspondence and purchases over the internet. Any purchases made by you via our sites are subject to the terms and conditions contained on them.
13. Links to third-party websites
We may also provide social media links that enable you to share information with your social networks and to interact with Schneider Electric on various social media sites. Your use of these links may result in the collection or sharing of information about you, depending on the feature. We encourage you to review the privacy policies and settings on the social media sites with which you interact to make sure you understand the information that may be collected, used, and shared by those sites.
If you post, comment, indicate interest, or share personal information, including photographs, to any public forum, social network, blog, or other such forum, please be aware that any personal information you submit can be read, viewed, collected, or used by other users of these forums, and could be used to contact you, send you unsolicited messages, or for purposes that neither you nor Schneider Electric have control over Schneider Electric is not responsible for the personal information you choose to submit in these forums.
14. Your rights to access and correction; Your Queries in relation to this privacy statement
As data subjects you may inquire as to the nature of the personal data stored or processed about you by any Schneider Electric entity, as well as information about how we may have used or disclosed your personal data to others in the past twelve months, save where we are not required to do so by law (for example, where doing so would necessarily reveal personal data about other individuals, where investigations or proceedings are ongoing or where this would threaten other individuals’ health or safety).
Please note that we may decide to reject your request if we have determined that the burden or expense of providing it would be unreasonable to us or disproportionate to your interests, if your request concerns information that is trivial, does not exist or cannot be found or it otherwise frivolous or vexatious.
Accordingly, when making any data access request, we recommend that you set out the circumstances and reasons for your request in as much detail as possible to enable us to properly assess the matter.
We will carefully review any data access request we receive from you and save as otherwise set out above, you will be provided access to your personal data regardless of the location of the data processing and storage.
Please note that we expressly reserves the right to charge an administrative fee in relation to any request you make to access personal data we hold and/or have disclosed to others in relation to you in the past 12 months. If we decide to do so, we will inform you of the fee we intend to charge in relation to your request beforehand and we will only proceed once we have received your acceptance. We will endeavour to respond to any data access requests as soon as possible and in any event, within 30 days of your request. If we are unable to do so, we will, within that timeframe, inform you of this as well as the reasons for our delay and give you an estimated timeframe for our response.
If your personal data is inaccurate or incomplete, you may request that the data be amended or corrected and if so, we will normally ensure that this is made as soon as possible and in any event, within 30 days of your request, save where we are satisfied on reasonable grounds that such amendment or correction should not be made or where we are not required to do so by law. If we are unable to respond to you within 30 days of your request, we will, within that timeframe, inform you of this as well as the reasons for our delay and give you an estimated timeframe for our response. We will not charge any administrative fee in relation to any data correction requests.
A Schneider Electric entity processing such data will cooperate in providing such access to you and/or correction, as the case may be, either directly or through a local entity.
All such requests for access and/or correction, as well as any other queries or comments which you may have in relation to this privacy statement or to our processing of your personal information, may be sent to:
15. Change in this privacy statement
Schneider Electric reserves the right to modify this privacy statement as needed from time to time, for example, to comply with changes in laws, regulations, Schneider Electric practices and procedures, or requirements imposed by the Singapore Personal Data Protection Commission or any other applicable data protection authorities.
This statement and the policies referred herein are not intended to and do not create any contractual or other legal rights.