Legal notices

1. IDENTIFICATION

AFNOR: French Standardization Association
Publication editor: Olivier Peyrat, Chief Executive Officer
Registered office: 11, rue Francis de Pressensé – 93571 Saint Denis La Plaine Cedex – France
Company registration number (SIRET): 775 724 818 00015
Incorporated in the Bobigny Trade and Companies Register
NAF code: 8413Z
Tel.: +33 (0)1 41 62 80 00 / Fax: + 33 (0)1 49 17 90 00

 

2. PURPOSE

By accessing, signing into and using the https://fichespratiques.afnor.org website, whether occasionally or regularly, you indicate your unconditional acceptance of all the clauses, rights and obligations herein.

 

3. INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY

Property of AFNOR

All information made available throughout the https://fichespratiques.afnor.org website is protected by applicable French intellectual property laws. All reproduction rights are reserved, whether concerning the design of the website or its content (including texts, images, sounds, icons, photographs, drawings, logos, trademarks, videos and downloadable documents). These elements may not be reproduced, whether in whole or in part, on any storage medium whatsoever without AFNOR’s prior authorization.

The documents contained on the website and all the elements created for the website are the property of AFNOR, or its subsidiaries and affiliated entities, and are governed by copyright laws whenever they are made available to the public on this web server. The documents on this website may only be copied for information purposes and strictly for private use only. AFNOR does not grant any licence or title to the intellectual property rights other than the right to access this website. The documents on the website may be copied solely for information purposes and for personal and private use; reproducing or using any such copies for any other purposes is expressly prohibited.

The following are subject to prior written authorization from AFNOR:
• Extraction, by permanent or temporary transfer, of all or any qualitatively or quantitatively substantial part of the contents of the databases of the https://fichespratiques.afnor.org website onto any other storage medium by any means and in any form whatsoever.
• Reuse, by making available to the public, of all or any qualitatively or quantitatively substantial part of the contents of the databases of the https://fichespratiques.afnor.org website in any form whatsoever.

Generally, data may not be extracted or reused for commercial purposes or for disclosure to third parties.
Any other use not specifically authorized or any representation of this website, whether in whole or in part, by any process whatsoever, is strictly prohibited without prior written authorization from the AFNOR Group and will constitute an act of infringement subject to the penalties set forth in Section L.355-2 et seq. of France’s Intellectual Property Code.

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4. PERSONAL DATA AND INFORMATION

Collection of personal information

AFNOR collects personal information through the contact form. In pursuance of France’s Data Protection Act 1978 of 6 January 1978, as amended in August 2004, you have the right to access, delete, amend and modify all your personal information. To exercise this right, you should write to the following address: AFNOR, Responsable du système d’information marketing commercial (Attn: Sales & Marketing Information System Officer), 11 rue Francis de Pressensé, 93571 Saint-Denis La Plaine Cedex, France.

Processing of personal information

The personal information collected is to be used for internal and/or external purposes or for promoting AFNOR’s standardization, certification, consulting/training and/or information activities. In pursuance of France’s Data Protection Act 1978 of 6 January 1978, as amended in August 2004, you have the right to access, delete, amend and modify your personal information and/or prevent your personal information from being disclosed to third parties. To exercise this right, you should write to the following address: AFNOR, Responsable du système d’information marketing commercial (Attn: Sales & Marketing Information System Officer), 11 rue Francis de Pressensé, 93571 Saint-Denis La Plaine Cedex, France.

Use of connection data

For security reasons or to estimate the number of visitors to its website, AFNOR records the following data:
Date and time
IP (Internet Protocol) address
Page(s) viewed
Such data is retained for three (3) months. An IP address indirectly constitutes personal information. In pursuance of France’s Data Protection Act 1978 of 6 January 1978, as amended in August 2004, you have the right to access, delete, amend and modify all your personal information. To exercise this right, you should write to the following address: AFNOR, Responsable du système d’information marketing commercial (Attn: Sales & Marketing Information System Officer), 11 rue Francis de Pressensé, 93571 Saint-Denis La Plaine Cedex, France.

 

5. BROWSING

While browsing on the https://fichespratiques.afnor.org website, visitors leave behind an electronic trace. All such information is collected in a cookie (small files sent by the users’ browsers and stored on their hard drive). However, such cookies do not contain any personal information. To offer Internet users personalized services and content, AFNOR may be required to use cookies. Internet users have the option of preventing cookies being stored on their computer by modifying their browser’s settings to automatically decline cookies. If Internet users set their browser to decline cookies, they might not be able to use certain functions or services.

 

6. WARNING

AFNOR reserves the right to amend, suspend, restrict or momentarily interrupt access to all or part of the https://fichespratiques.afnor.org website without prior notice, including the content, functionality and times of availability. The services and data available on the website are provided for information purposes only. Although every endeavour has been made to ensure that the information contained in the https://fichespratiques.afnor.org website is reliable, AFNOR disclaims all liability for any inaccuracies or ambiguities relating to the information on this website, and the use of such information is at the Internet user’s risk. Under no circumstances shall AFNOR be held liable for any direct or consequential damage whatsoever caused by accessing or using the https://fichespratiques.afnor.org website.

7. CONFIDENTIALITY OF MESSAGES

Any messages that you send us using the on-line form may be intercepted by third parties. Therefore, the confidentiality of such messages cannot be guaranteed when using a non-secure connection, and the origin of such messages may be falsified.

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