Data security

Data security

Daimler is happy that you have visited our website and taken an interest in our company and products. We take the protection of your personal data seriously so you can be at ease while browsing our online content. The protection of your privacy is an important matter for us; we take this into account when processing your personal data and integrate security measures into our business processes. We process personal data gathered during visits to our webpages in accordance with the data protection regulations of the country where the site that is responsible for the data processing is located. Incidentally, our data protection policy conforms with Daimler's Code of Conduct. Daimler websites may contain links to websites that are not covered by this privacy statement.

Collection and processing of personal data

When you visit our website, our web servers store the IP address you were assigned by your Internet service provider by default, as well as the website from which you came to the Daimler site, the webpages you visit within the site and the date and duration of your visit. Personal data is only stored if you enter it, e.g. in the context of registration, a questionnaire, a competition or placing a contract. Usage and dissemination of personal data and purpose limitation: Daimler only uses your data to the extent necessary for the purpose of technical administration of the websites, for customer management, product surveys and for marketing.

Personal data will only be forwarded to government institutions and authorities on the basis of mandatory, national regulations. Our employees, agencies and dealers sworn to confidentiality.

Options

We would like to use your data to keep you informed about our products and services and, where applicable, to ask you about the products. Of course, participation in such product information surveys is optional. If you are not in agreement, you can inform us at any time so we can prevent your data from being used for these purposes. You can find more information on the relevant website.

Cookies

Daimler uses cookies to track the preferences of visitors and structure webpages accordingly in the best way possible. Cookies are small files that are stored on your hard drive. These simplify navigation and allow a high level of usability within a website. Cookies also help us identify particularly popular sections of our online content. In this way, we can tailor the structure of our online content more specifically to your needs and thus improve our service. Cookies can be used to determine whether your computer has previously contacted our pages. It is only the cookie on your computer which is identified. If you agree to this, personal data can be stored in the cookie, e.g. in order to simplify online access, so that you do not have to enter your user ID and password more than once.

Of course, you can also view the website without cookies. Most browsers accept cookies automatically. You can prevent cookies from being stored on your hard drive by selecting "Do not accept cookies" in the settings of your browser. You can find out details of how this is carried out in the user's manual from the supplier of your browser. You can delete cookies stored on your computer at any time. However, if you do not accept cookies, the functionality of content could be restricted.

Safety

Daimler employs technical and organisational security measures to protect the data we manage from manipulation, loss, destruction and prevent access by unauthorised persons. Our security measures are constantly being updated in accordance with technical developments.

Right of access to personal data

Upon request, Daimler or the relevant representative of Daimler will, in the shortest time possible, disclose in writing whether your personal data has been stored by us and state which data this is in accordance with applicable laws. If you are registered as a user, we offer you the possibility of viewing the data yourself and, where appropriate, to delete or change data. Should, despite our efforts to ensure accuracy and relevance, incorrect information be stored, we will correct these errors upon your request.

Should you have any questions relating to the processing of personal data, you can contact our Chief Officer Corporate Data Protection and his team, who are available to provide information or attend to your suggestions or complaints.

Chief Officer Corporate Data Protection:

Dr. Joachim Riess
Daimler AG
HPC 0624
D-70546 Stuttgart
Germany