Privacy Policy


I. GENERAL INFORMATION
This website is a service of the Applus+ Group (the “Group”), and the Group owns all legal rights.

For purposes of these Conditions of Use and Privacy Policy, the Applus+ Group is represented by the following company:
APPLUS+ SERVICIOS TECNOLÓGICOS, S.L. with its registered business address Ronda de la Font del Carme, s/n, UAB Campus, 08193 Bellaterra-Cerdanyola del Vallès, (Barcelona) inscribed in the Business Registry of Barcelona, Book 29.156, File 1, Page B-151.005, Record 1 and Fiscal ID Code B-61122933.

Through the aforementioned company, the Applus+ Group provides the services described in the various parts of the website. Applus+ Servicios Tecnológicos S.L. therefore acts as the processor for the Applus+ Group companies and have integrated their services within this website. To access all the Applus+ Group companies, click here. The term Applus+ is used within this document to refer to all of them jointly.

II. OBJECT
This website is designed to raise awareness and allow general access for all users to the information, activities, products and services offered by the Applus+ Group.

The use of this website confers on you the status of User and constitutes your acceptance of the Conditions of Use and Privacy Policy published and valid at the time you accessed it. Applus+ therefore advises the User to read these terms of use carefully each time the website is accessed. Accessing this website and using the materials provided in it, implies that you have read and accepted these conditions without any reservations.

Applus+ has the right to modify, without prior notice, any information contained in this website. Applus+ may also amend the general content and/or the specific terms required for using the content of the page.

III. LIABILITY
This website and the information contained herein is provided by Applus+ for informational purposes only and is not intended to be an authoritative or exhaustive source of information. Nothing contained in this website is intended to constitute professional advice or services.

Applus+ accepts no liability for any deficiencies in the service provided by the server, or the communications networks, or problems arising from the malfunction or use of non-optimized versions of browsers.

Applus+ accepts no liability for any damages caused by any computer virus or which may be derived from browsing its web pages.

Applus+ accepts no liability for the contents and opinions of third parties uploaded to its website, or for any information that can be found outside this website and which is not directly managed by our webmaster, or for the information contained in the websites of third parties that may be accessed by links or search engines on this website. Applus+ informs the user about the existence of other sources of information on the subject on the Internet where he will be able to expand the information provided on this website, and which under no circumstances implies a suggestion, invitation or recommendation of them. Applus+ will therefore not be liable for the results obtained through said links.

IV. PRIVACY AND DATA PROTECTION
In compliance with the provisions of Law 15/1999 of 13 December on the Protection of Personal Data, Applus+ informs the User that his/her personal data introduced in any of the forms in the website will be incorporated to a file property of Applus Servicios Tecnológicos S.L. This file has been created for the purpose of giving information and responding to the User’s questions or information requests (by e-mail or by any other similar means), about the products, services, offers and news that might be of interest to the

User, as well as for carrying out promotional and advertising activities by any means, including the sending of e-mails.

The User expressly authorizes ApplusS+ to use the aforementioned data for the purposes described above. The User expressly authorizes Applus+ to transfer his/her personal data to the Applus+ group companies (check the website to see a detail of the entities that make up the group). Such companies shall make use of the aforementioned data in the terms and for the same purposes described above.

The User is the sole responsible party and shall be responsible for the veracity and correctness of the personal data provided to Applus+, who is therefore exonerated from any responsibility for such data.

The fields in the website marked with an asterisk (*) are required; otherwise the User will not be able to send the form.

Applus+’ website uses cookies. A "cookie" is a small data file that can be placed on your hard drive. Applus+’website may use cookies to collect, store and sometimes track information for statistical purposes, to improve the products and services Applus+’ companies provide and customization of the browsing experience. These cookies do not enable third parties to access any personally identifiable information.

With regard to the data obtained, the User may exercise his/her right to access, rectify, cancel and object to such data, as well as the right to withdraw his/her consent for the transfer of this data, or for any of the uses described above. Any User may exercise the rights referred above by writing to the Legal Department of Applus+, located in Campus UAB, Ronda de la Font del Carme, s/n, 08193 Bellaterra- Cerdanyola del Vallès (Barcelona), or, alternatively, to the email address lopd@applus.com. As proof of identity, a copy of the User’s ID or passport will be required.

V. INTELLECTUAL AND INDUSTRIAL PROPERTY
This website is the property of the Applus+ Group. The intellectual property rights and the rights for the usage and copying of this website, including its logos, trademarks, pages, screens, content, their appearance and design, as well as the links from it to other websites that belong to Applus+ are the exclusive property of Applus+, unless otherwise specified. Any names, designs and/or logos and any other product or service offered and reflected on this website, are duly registered trademarks. Any misuse of these by persons other than their rightful owner, may be prosecuted in accordance with current legislation. Downloading of the contents, and the copying or printing of any page of this website, are solely authorized for personal and private use.

It is forbidden to copy, transmit, modify or delete the information, content or warnings of this website without the prior written authorization of Applus+.

In this sense, Applus+ reserves itself the right to take the appropriate legal action to defend its rights.

VI. ACCEPTABLE USE OF THIS WEBSITE
Users are prohibited from violating or attempting to violate the security measures on this site, including, without limitation:
a. Attempting to probe, scan or test the vulnerability of the system or network or to breach security or authentication measures without proper authorization;
b. Attempting to interfere with service to any user, host or network.
c. Attempting to infiltrate in the site, as well as deleting, adding or changing any site content.


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We use the reCAPTCHA service provided by Google Inc. (Google) to protect your submissions via internet submission forms on this site. This plugin checks if you are a person in order to prevent certain website functions from being (ab)used by spam bots (particularly comments). This plugin query includes the sending of the IP address and possibly other data required by Google for the Google reCAPTCHA service. For this purpose your input will be communicated to and used by Google. However, your IP address is previously truncated by Google within member states of the European Union or in other states which are party to the agreement on the European Economic Area and is, as such, anonymized. Only in exceptional cases is a full IP address transmitted to a Google server in the United States and truncated there. On behalf of the operator of this website, Google will use this information to evaluate your use of this service. The IP address provided by reCaptcha from your browser shall not be merged with any other data from Google.
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