When you contact FBM® to negotiate, become potentially a client or a provider or any other reason: FBM® may collect and use the information, as applicable, to be able to contact you back; and/or to perform activity analysis of the website; and/or to comply with legal obligations, as well as to respond to and to defend FBM® against legal claims; and/or to respond you and proceed in accordance to the purposes you contacted FBM® for, i.e. if you contact FBM® as a potential customer or provider, FBM® may use your information to verify your identity and perform, for example, know your customer verification if applicable, to negotiate, to draft eventual agreement, to enter in the agreement and to perform it; and/or for accounting and auditing purposes.
When you register in the website to receive the newsletter: FBM® may collect and use the information, as applicable, to be able to contact you; and/or to perform activity analysis of the website; and/or to comply with legal obligations, as well as to respond to and to defend FBM® against legal claims; and/or to send you the newsletter, to update you about FBM®, to inform you about FBM®’s products and if applicable, to invite you for events, to estimate attendance, to organize logistics, for catering and others. If you have registered and do not wish to receive future contact, you can unsubscribe using the “Unsubscribe” link at the bottom of the received email/newsletter/email marketing.
When you create and sign up for an account: FBM® may collect and use the information, as applicable, to be able to contact you; and/or to perform activity analysis of the website and its content; and/or to comply with legal obligations, as well as to respond to and to defend FBM® against legal claims; and/or to monitor the time of the login, frequency, and duration of it; and/or to send you the newsletter, to update you about FBM®, to inform you about FBM®’s products and if applicable, to invite you for events, to estimate attendance, to organize logistics, for catering and others.
When you express interest in a job position: FBM® may collect and use the information, as applicable, to be able to contact you back; and/or to perform activity analyses of the website; and/or to comply with legal obligations, as well as to respond to and defend FBM® against legal claims; and/or to perform direct or by third parties recruiting activities, such as research, selection of candidates, keep CV database updated for eventual future job vacancies.
FBM® stores your data in the server and other IT systems, including email systems and file storage systems.
Security and confidentiality of your data are taken seriously. Access to such information is limited. We have internal controls in place to try to ensure that your data is not lost, accidentally destroyed, misused, or disclosed.
FBM® may only disclose your personal information outside FBM®:
The information which you give to FBM® may be transferred to countries outside the European Union (“EU”). For example, a company of the group and/or third-party providers may be located outside of the EU.
In case FBM® engages third parties to process personal data it shall be done under a duty of confidentiality. Third parties are then obliged to implement appropriate technical and organizational measures to ensure the security of data.
Your rights are guaranteed in accordance with the applicable law, including those indicated in Chapter 3 of the GDPR, as applicable, such as:
In some cases, such rights may be restricted if the processing of the data is technically impossible, and/or if the information is necessary for compliance with statutory obligations, and/or if it has a lawful and contractual basis, and/or in case of FBM®’ legitimate interest or third parties’ legitimate interests prevail.
If you would like to know more or exercise any of these rights, please contact FBM® Limited (C94385), by writing to [email protected] or sending a letter to 4, V. Dimech Street, Floriana FRN 1504, Malta addressed to Data Privacy – FBM® Limited.
If you are not satisfied with the response, you have the right to lodge a complaint with the competent supervisory authority. In Malta, the supervisory authority is the Office of the Information and Data Protection Commissioner (IDPC).
A “Cookie” is a small text file, automatically saved by the user’s computer. The website collects cookies there are essential to its functioning, as well as performance and functionality cookies. These cookies are used to help FBM® to understand how the website is being used, effectiveness of marketing campaigns, activity analysis, enhance your experience and customize your use of the website. FBM® may also external services providers for fonts, maps and videos, which may collect data such as your IP address. Users of the website can configure their Internet browser in order to disable some kinds of cookies. Changes in the cookies may take effect in some cases when the page is reloaded. Blocking some cookies can impact your experience in the website. Cookies serve as identifiers for your computer, but not personally identifiable to you.
Except as otherwise set forth, the Policy will apply to the information FBM® collects using cookies.
FBM® may change this Policy as needed. If changes are made, FBM® will make the pertinent modifications in this website, which will be immediately implemented. It is recommended that you check this page periodically if you would like to monitor changes.
Version: March 2021.