This privacy policy applies only to the online activities of this site and is valid for visitors / users of the site.

It does not apply to information collected through channels other than this website.

The purpose of the privacy statement is to provide maximum transparency regarding the information that the site collects and how it is used.

This site processes data based on consent. With the use or consultation of this site visitors and users explicitly approve this privacy statement and consent to the processing of their personal data in relation to the methods and purposes described below, including any disclosure to third parties if necessary for the provision of a service. The provision of data and therefore the consent to the collection and processing of data is optional, the user can deny consent, and may revoke at any time a consent already provided (mail to

However, denying consent may make it impossible to provide certain services and the browsing experience on the site may be compromised.

Starting from 25 May 2018 (date of entry into force of the GDPR), this site will process some of the data based on the legitimate interests of the data controller.

GIMAT SRL has implemented company Procedures and Policies in line with the European Union’s General Regulation on Data protection (GDPR – EU Reg. 2016/679), to guarantee high standards of security and precise rules to ensure the appropriate use of Personal Data.

Authorized data processors:

Data are processed by resources within and outside the company. They are adequately identified and instructed, and operate as authorized data processors.

The data controller is GIMAT srl, the site of data collection and processing is located in Ozzano dell’Emilia (BO) at Via dell’Artigianato 1-17 Ponte Rizzoli.

Main outside data processors:

The company applies a policy of outside data management with special appointments to suppliers of services or to those who process the company’s data even temporarily.

The list of outside processors of personal data is available from the Risk Assessment section of the office in Ozzano dell’Emilia.

GIMAT SRL is committed to the protection of the personal data it receives. Therefore, their management and security are guaranteed with the maximum care, in accordance with the provisions of the legislation on privacy (such as EU Regulation 2016/679).

This information sheet serves to illustrate who we are and why we could process your data, how we process them and to whom they could be communicated.

GIMAT SRL will use your data exclusively for the following purposes:

Reasons connected with the management of the contractual relationship and provision of the service chosen.

Your personal data will be processed:

1     In order to complete the management procedures relative to determination of the actions necessary to fulfill the terms of the existing contract, including payment and legal notice to the appropriate organizations.

2   For reasons connected with marketing activities. With your specific consent, your ordinary personal data will be used for: market surveys, economic and statistical analyses (such as data processing forms received); business information: updates about marketing initiatives; transmission of advertising material/information/promotional material and updates on initiatives, promotions and offers, also with regard to programs and promotions, also online, tending to reward loyalty or to win the loyalty of the company’s customers and invite contacts;

3    For reasons connected with registrations and image management.

With your explicit consent, your data such as pictures, photographs, audio and video material will be processed for:  The development of offers and promotions by this company using brochures, leaflets and other forms of advertising to be sent to customers.

4      For reasons connected with the business activity (legitimate interest).With your specific consent, your personal data will be processed for business purposes connected with the proposal and sale of services accessory to the contract stipulated between the parties, such as after-sales services, assistance, maintenance, online services by remote control or other future technologies.

5      For reasons connected with “sensitive” personal data relative to race, political opinions, sexual orientations. Data relative to health and inherent to the sexual activity of the interested party may be processed only after obtaining express consent. Your data will be processed with the maximum confidentiality.

GIMAT SRL will process the data:

  • on the basis of your consent;
  • because it is necessary in order to comply with the legal obligations, detailed in item 1,  to which we are subject (such as bookkeeping requirements, payment of salaries and social security contributions, counterterrorism controls, economic obligations);
  • because data processing is necessary for the pursuit of a legitimate interest (such as protection and security of the company wealth, fraud prevention, safeguarding strategic company interest and relative business relations, protection of the company property of client companies).

It follows that the providing personal data is mandatory for the reasons listed in item 1.

The reasons listed in items 2, 3 , 4 and 5  are not connected with a legal obligation and supplying the relative consent is therefore optional.

Any partial or total failure to provide the data will result in the partial or total impossibility to achieve the above purposes.

The extent and adequacy of the data provided will be assessed case by case, to determine the consequent decisions and prevent any excess of data processing with respect to the goals pursued.

We will not use your personal data for purposes additional to or different from those described in this information sheet and they will not be transferred to third parties, without prior notice to you and, where necessary, obtaining your consent, and they will be protected from both physical and virtual theft.

The privacy policy of GIMAT SRL is focused on the protection of the personal data entrusted to us, and on processing them in line with our principles of correct business practices, legitimacy and transparency.

We inform you, therefore, that your personal data will be processed using tools and procedures appropriate to guarantee the maximum security and confidentiality, using hardcopy archives and supports with the aid of digital supports, computerized and telematic media.

The communications detailed in item 2) may take place using traditional methods (such as by mail, telephone calls with operator) and similar methods (such as fax, e-mail, text and video messages).

You have the right, in any case, to exercise your power of opposition which, in the absence of your instructions to the contrary, will refer to both traditional and automatic communications.


What are my rights?

You may request, at any time:

  • access to your personal data;
  • correction in case of inaccuracy;
  • deletion; (right to oblivion)
  • limitation to their use.

You may also:

  • oppose their use if processed for purposes of direct marketing;
  • request the portability of your data, that is, receive them in a structured format, commonly used and legible on automatic devices, so that you can transfer them to another company


How will we interact with the interested party?

We will process your request with the maximum commitment to guarantee the effective exercise of your rights. For all the rights of interested parties, the regulation provides a term of one month (which can be extended to three in complex cases) for the data controller

to respond, even in case of refusal.

The data controller must reply to interested parties in writing,also via electronic systems, but orally only if the interested party requests it;

the reply to the interested party must be understandable and concise,

transparent, readily accessible and framed in simple, clear language;

The right of the interested party to access the data implies, in any case, the right to receive a copy of the data that is subject to processing, at no charge. The right to oblivion, which is the right to deletion of the data, is broaderthan what was contemplated by the Code (for example, interested parties may request deletion of their data even after revoking consent);

Finally, interested parties can bring their claims to the national monitoring authority (the Guarantor of Privacy).

Can I revoke my consent after giving it?

Can I revoke my consent after giving it?

Yes, you can revoke your consent at any time, however your revocation:

  • will not affect the legitimacy of any use made of the data prior to revocation;
  • will not affect further use of your data based on other legal grounds (for example, contractual obligations or legal obligations to which you are subject).

In case of data theft, or data breach , the controller has 72 hours to inform the authorities and interested parties of this.

For more information about this document or on the subject of privacy in general, or if you wish to exercise your rights or revoke your consent, you can reach us directly at the e-mail address:

For more information, contact the special privacy section on the website

The Controller of Data Processing



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It should be noted that disabling cookies may prevent the correct use of some features of the site itself. This site also acts as an intermediary for third-party cookies, used to provide additional services and features to visitors and to improve the use of the site, such as buttons for social media, or video.

This site has no control over the cookies of third parties, entirely managed by third parties.

As a consequence, the information on the use of these cookies and their purposes, as well as on how to disable them, are provided directly by the third parties on the pages indicated below.

In particular, this site uses cookies of the following third parties:

– Google Analytics: a Google analysis tool that through the use of cookies (performance cookies), collects anonymous browsing data (IP truncated to the last octet) and exclusively aggregates for the purpose of examining the use of the site by users, compiling reports on activities on the site and providing other information, including the number of visitors and pages visited.

Google may also transfer this information to third parties where required to do so by law or where such third parties process the information on Google’s behalf. Google will not associate the IP address with any other data held by Google. Data transmitted to Google are stored on Google’s servers in the United States.

On the basis of a specific agreement with Google, which is designated as the data controller, the latter undertakes to process the data according to the requests of the Data Controller (see at the end of the information), given through the software settings. Based on these settings, the advertising and data sharing options are disabled.