Welcome App

MAY 2019

Privacy Policy

Applicability: Welcome App

ABB is fully committed to protecting your privacy and respecting your rights to control how your personal data is used. This notice explains why and how ABB collects and uses your personal data and the rights you have in relation to that data.

Your Personal Data

Busch-Jaeger Elektro GmbH, Freisenbergstrasse 2, Luedenscheid 58513, Germany will be the “Controller” of your personal data – this company is responsible for the privacy of your data.

What we need

We are collecting and using personal data about you, including:

  • Nickname
  • Login credentials
  • Photos / Images / Videos

Why we need it

We use the personal data that we collect for the following purposes:

  • Monitor access to systems and/or downloads

We use your personal data for the purposes described in this notice based on your consent.

We only collect the personal data from you that we need for these purposes.

We may also anonymise your personal data so it no longer identifies you and use it for various purposes, including data analysis, improving our services and testing certain of our IT systems.

How we share your personal data

We only share your personal data as described in this notice.

Your personal data is being transferred to the following recipients in the EU or in countries which provide adequate safeguards to protect it:

Recipient name or – for non-EU countries – recipient categoryRecipient locationPurposeSafeguards in place to protect your personal data
ABB affiliates and subsidiariesSee the list of ABB subsidiariesThe purposes described in this privacy noticeEU Model Clauses
ABB business partners, distributors, and agentsEU and non-EUThe purposes described in this privacy noticeEU Model Clauses
Service providersEU and non-EUIT services, marketing agencies, payment processors, customer support providers working on ABB’s behalfEU Model Clauses and commercial contracts ensuring your data is only used to provide the services to ABB
Potential or actual acquirers of ABB businesses or assetsEU and non-EUFor the evaluation of the business or assets in question or for the purposes described in this privacy noticeEU Model Clauses and commercial contracts ensuring your data is only used to evaluate ABB’s business or assets or for the purposes described herein
Recipients as required by applicable law or legal process, to law enforcement or government authorities, etc.EU and non-EUWhere required by applicable law or a legitimate request by government authorities, or a valid legal requirementWe will ensure, to the extent possible, that adequate protection is provided for your data when it is transferred out of the EU in these circumstances

You may obtain a copy of the safeguards which we use to protect your personal data by submitting a request at www.abb.com/privacy.

How long we keep it

We will keep your personal data as long as necessarily for the purpose, until the user is logged in in the application. After being log out the data is delated. After this time, we will securely delete your personal data. If necessary to meet legal or regulatory requirements and/or resolve disputes, we may keep some of your personal data after this time.

What are your rights?

You have the right to correct any error in your personal data or update it.

Depending on the jurisdiction in which you are located and in which your personal data is processed, you may also have the right to:

  • Access or receive a copy of your personal data that we hold,
  • delete your personal data that we no longer have a lawful ground to use,
  • object to the processing of your personal data based on the legitimate interests ground (provided our reasons for the processing don’t outweigh any prejudice to your data privacy rights), or
  • restrict how we use your personal data whilst a complaint is being investigated, you may make such request at www.abb.com/privacy. In certain circumstances, we may need to restrict the above rights to safeguard the public interest (e.g. the prevention or detection of crime) and our interests (e.g. the maintenance of legal privilege).

You can learn more about your rights by visiting:
Data subject rights description

If you have any questions about how we use your personal data or wish to make a complaint about how we have handled your personal data, you may contact our Group Data Protection Officer at privacy@abb.com, or submit your complaint at www.abb.com/privacy.

If you are not satisfied with our response or believe we are processing your personal data against the law, you may also contact the Data Privacy Authority in your country of residence or work or where you believe an infringement of data privacy laws may have taken place.