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Henri Harsch HH SA (Harsch) collects and manages Personal information from individuals in the context of its international moving activities. Harsch is committed to respect individual’s data by handling all the Personal information collected in accordance with applicable laws and our Data Privacy Protection Policy.
Personal information is considered information that is about, or can be related to, an identifiable individual. It includes any information that can be linked to an individual or used to directly or indirectly identify an individual. Examples: Name, Home address, e-mail address, Phone number, Date of birth, Passport / ID card, Identification number, Physical characteristics, financial information (ex: employment contract, personal effects inventory)
Some Personal information is considered sensitive. Some laws and regulations define the following to be sensitive Personal information: medical of health conditions, racial or ethnic origin, political opinion, religious or philosophical belief, trade union membership, sexual preferences, information related to offenses or criminal convictions
Privacy is the rights and obligations of individuals and organizations with respect to the collection, use, retention, disclosure, and disposal of Personal information
Harsch management is responsible for the systematic application of this policy, by respecting the collection, use, retention, disclosure and disposal of Personal information commitments. This policy is applicable for any Personal information that are collected and used for international business moving purpose. Harsch does not require Sensitive information to operate moving activities.
Harsch management will ensure that:
To meet these responsibilities, Harsch management will:
Harsch provides notice about its Data Privacy Protection policy in its agreements and individual quotations. Policy is also available on the website www.harsch.ch. According to the origin and destination of the moving, Harsch may collect the following Personal information:
By engaging Harsch for an international moving, the customer gives his explicit consent with respect to the collection, use and disclosure of Personal information as described in this procedure. The customer will have access to its Personal information, without limitation of time, and will have the possibility to correct it by contacting Harsch.
Harsch collects Personal information for the sole purposed of facilitate its operations during the international moving. Harsch uses information to manage moving operations, process claims, ensure proper billing and offer services that may suit the customer, only for the purposes identified in the notice.
When the customer is requesting access to his data, he has to write to the following contact: Henri Harsch HH SA, Attn: Isabelle Harsch, Rue Baylon 10, 1227 Carouge, Geneva (Switzerland). By email : compliance(a)harsch.ch. Tel: +41 22 300 43 00
Harsch uses Personal information only in circumstances that are necessary for the purposes for which we collected the data.
Harsch discloses Personal information only in circumstances that are necessary for the purposes for which we collected the data. As an example, Harsch discloses Personal information on a need to know basis to: Customs authorities and partners involved in the moving process. Harsch will never sell Personal information to third parties.
Harsch ensures that Personal information is safely kept at all times against unauthorized or unlawful loss or disclosure, by implementing the following measures:
Harsch maintains accurate, complete, and relevant Personal information as reasonable possible and only for the purposes identified in this procedure. Harsch retrieves Personal information from emails received, employers and/or relocation companies and from documents shared with Harsch. Please note that Harsch shares responsibility with the customer regarding the accuracy of the Personal information. If the collected Personal information is incorrect or outdated, please contact Harsch.
This procedure is reviewed every year to ensure it remains up to date and compliant with the laws. All employees and staff who process Personal information must ensure they not only understand but also act in line with this policy and the data protection principles. If any individual notices a breach of privacy they should immediately notify Isabelle Harsch by email compliance(a)harsch.ch who will investigate the complaint.
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In order to collect requests, each visitor is invited to fulfill a contact form by providing information such as name and email address. This information is used to contact the visitor about the services on our website in which he has expressed interest.
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