GENERAL TERMS FOR THE USE OF ORAS GROUP'S WEBSITE

By opening the website of Oras Group, you commit to complying with the following terms of use. The use of the website is only permitted if you accept these terms. Additionally, separate terms of use may apply to individual documents on the website of Oras Group.

The copyright, database rights and other similar immaterial rights to the material on Oras Group’s website are the property of Oras Group or another party having granted the right to use the material. Even partial copying, transmitting, distributing, storing, reproducing, adapting, citing, forwarding or other utilisation of the material in any form whatsoever is forbidden without the specific written consent of Oras Group, unless otherwise stipulated later in these terms of use or otherwise specifically specified on the website with reference to a specific part of the material.

Oras Group's website may be viewed via a computer (or a similar device), and parts thereof may be printed for the user’s own personal use. The use of the website for a private, non-commercial purpose is permitted. The use in mass media and other public communication of press releases and other documents intended for the public domain and contained on the website is permitted, provided that the source of the information is mentioned.
The website of Oras Group are presented as they are. Oras Group reserves the right to modify the content of the website or to limit access to it at any time. Oras Group gives no guarantee on the availability, accuracy, reliability or content of the website, or on the suitability of the content as an object of trade or for a specific purpose. Oras Group shall not be liable for any direct, indirect, incidental, special or consequential damage, loss of profit or business interruption caused by any service offered by it on the website or the interruption thereof, even if Oras Group has been notified of the possibility of such damage. Oras Group shall not be liable for any damage caused by using its website even in the event that the damage relates to proprietary rights, copyright or other third party rights belonging to a party other than Oras Group. The liability of Oras Group is limited to that stipulated in the mandatory provisions of Finnish law. Oras Group shall not in any way be liable for the content of the pages to which a link is provided from the website of Oras Group and which are prepared and published by parties other than Oras Group. The inclusion of such a link on the website of Oras Group does not indicate that Oras Group would in any way advertise such pages or the products or services mentioned on them. Oras Group cannot guarantee the functioning of links. If a link contained on Oras Group’s website refers to a page located elsewhere, it may be subject to such website’s own terms of use.
The names of products and companies on Oras Group’s website may be trademarks or commercial names that are registered or otherwise protected. The brand names Oras and Hansa and the names of the products manufactured by them are trademarks of Oras Group. Access to the website of Oras Group does not entitle the user to use such trademarks or commercial names without the relevant right holder’s consent. Furthermore, a website user shall not be entitled to remove references to copyright, trademark rights or right to a commercial name.

By sending material to one of Oras Group’s servers, e.g., by email or via the website of Oras Group, the sender undertakes to seeing to it that the material sent by him/her is not illegal or otherwise unsuitable for publication and that before transmission, the sender has taken reasonable measures to remove viruses or other harmful properties that may be contained in the material, and that the sender has title to the material or unlimited right to deliver it to Oras Group and that Oras Group may publish the material free of charge and/or incorporate the material or a part thereof in its own products and/or services free of charge. Furthermore, the sender undertakes not to present any claim to Oras Group based on the material sent by him/her. Oras Group does not verify the content of the material sent by the users of its website and shall not have any liability therefore it. At its discretion, Oras Group may at any time remove from its website material sent by the users.

DATA PROTECTION STATEMENT

When you visit our website, our web servers standardly store the IP address allocated to you by your Internet Service Provider, the web page from which you arrived at our web site, the pages you visit on our website, as well as the date of your visit. 

You may be asked to enter personal information. Answering such questions is voluntary. 

Any personal information gathered on the Oras Group website is stored, processed, and where necessary, passed on to Oras Group companies, and is used exclusively to provide individual services to you, to send you product information, or to submit service quotations to you. Oras Group assures you that your details are handled in confidence, in accordance with current data protection regulations. You may object at any time to the use of your personal data for promotional purposes or for market research and opinion surveys, and you may request us to tell you what data we keep on record. You can send such objection or any questions you may have regarding data protection by email to dataprivacy@oras.com

Access to the information stored on your devices (using cookies)
Oras Group makes use of cookies in order to keep track of your preferences when you visit our website, and so that we can constantly improve its content to meet your wishes. Cookies are tiny text files that a website stores on your hard disc. They enable us to identify your computer, but they do not capture or store any personal data. Cookies do not harm your computer and cannot contain a virus. You can prevent cookies from being stored on your computer at any time by changing your browser settings. In certain circumstances this will restrict the function of the website.

Managing cookies
Most browsers accept cookies by default. You can block or decline the use of cookies by changing your browser settings. There are different ways to deactivate cookies, depending on your browser. Please check out the “help” section for your particular browser. 

Google Analytics
Our websites use Google Analytics, a web analytics service provided by Google, Inc. ("Google"). Google Analytics uses cookies to help our websites analyse how users use the sites and enable targeted advertising placements by the so-called remarketing. The information generated by the cookie about your use of our websites will be transmitted to and stored by Google on servers in the USA. Please note that on our websites the Google Analytics code is supplemented by “gat._anonymizeIp();” to ensure an anonymised collection of IP addresses (so called IP-masking). Due to the activation of the IP anonymisation on our websites, Google will truncate the IP address for Member States of the European Union as well as for other parties to the Agreement on the European Economic Area. Only in exceptional cases will the full IP address be sent to and shortened by Google servers in the USA. On behalf of us Google will use this information for the purpose of evaluating your use of the websites, compiling reports on website activity and providing other services relating to website activity and internet usage to us. Google will not associate your IP address with any other data held by Google. You may refuse the use of cookies by selecting the appropriate settings on your browser (see above). Furthermore you can prevent Google’s collection and use of data (incl. your IP address) by downloading and installing the browser plug-in under the following link: https://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout?hl=en.

Further information can be found under http://www.google.com/intl/de/analytics/privacyoverview.html (Google Analytics Terms of Service & Privacy).

In addition, you can prevent collection by Google Analytics and Google Remarketing by clicking the link below. This will set an opt-out cookie which will prevent any future data collection when visiting this website: Disable Google Analytics

Disable Google Adwords
We also use Google Analytics to analyse data from AdWords for statistical purposes. If you do not wish this to happen, you can disable analysis using the Ad Preferences Manager (http://www.google.com/settings/ads/onweb/?hl=de).