Participation in our surveys
We take the privacy and protection of your personal data very seriously.
We treat your personal data as confidential and comply with the strict statutory regulations of the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR). We also treat your information in accordance with the rules of professional conduct of the BVM, ADM and ESOMAR. We want you to feel comfortable answering our surveys and to know what happens with the information we collect. The following therefore provides information about the purposes for which we use which data.
If we have invited you to participate in a survey either online or by phone, we would like to point out that participation in our surveys is strictly voluntary. Your privacy and the integrity of your data take top priority for us. If you are personally invited to participate in an online survey, your email address shall be stored in the system. In the case of an anonymous invitation, your IP address shall be saved to prevent repeat participation.
Your personal data shall be stored only for as long as the purpose of the data collection is required. In general, your personal data shall be deleted three months after having been collected.
We shall not share personal data with third parties. Data is generally not shared with the client, unless this sharing is explicitly stated in the survey description and you have given your express consent to it.
Further data privacy information
- Personal data means any information relating to an identified or identifiable natural person (hereinafter referred to as ‘data subject’); this includes, for example, your name, your email address and telephone number.
- ‘Data subject’ is any identified or identifiable natural person whose personal data is processed by the data controller.
- Processing is any operation or set of operations that is performed on personal data or on sets of personal data, whether or not by automated means, such as collection, organisation, storage, adaptation or alteration, retrieval, use, comparison, combination or erasure of relevant data.
- Restriction of processing is the marking of stored personal data with the aim of limiting their processing in the future.
- Profiling means any form of automated processing of personal data carried out to analyse or predict the behaviour of natural persons.
- Pseudonymisation is the processing of personal data in such a manner that the personal data can no longer be attributed to a specific data subject without the use of additional information, provided that such additional information is kept separately.
- The data controller is the natural or legal person, public authority, agency or other body that, alone or jointly with others, determines the purposes and means of the processing of personal data.
- Processor is a natural or legal person, public authority, agency or other body that processes personal data on behalf of the data controller.
Handling of personal data
(r)evolution GmbH collects, uses and shares your personal data only if doing so is permitted within the framework of the law or if you consent to the collection or sharing of data.