Effective date: September 30, 2018

  • At https://belgiumrailways.be/, the privacy of our visitors is of extreme importance to us. This page informs you of our policies regarding the collection, use, and disclosure of personal data when you use our Service and the choices you have associated with that data.
  • We use your data to provide and improve the Service. By using the Service, you agree to the collection and use of information in accordance with this policy. Unless otherwise defined in this Privacy Policy, terms used in this Privacy Policy have the same meanings as in our Terms and Conditions, accessible from https://belgiumrailways.be/

  • By using our website, you hereby consent to our Privacy Policy and agree to its terms.

    We are a Data Controller of your information.

    https://belgiumrailways.be/ legal basis for collecting and using the personal information described in this Privacy Policy depends on the Personal Information we collect and the specific context in which we collect the information:

    • https://belgiumrailways.be/ needs to perform a contract with you
    • You have given https://belgiumrailways.be/ permission to do so
    • Processing your personal information is in https://belgiumrailways.be/ legitimate interests
    • https://belgiumrailways.be/ needs to comply with the law

    https://belgiumrailways.be/ will retain your personal information only for as long as is necessary for the purposes set out in this Privacy Policy. We will retain and use your information to the extent necessary to comply with our legal obligations, resolve disputes, and enforce our policies.

    If you are a resident of the European Economic Area (EEA), you have certain data protection rights. If you wish to be informed what Personal Information we hold about you and if you want it to be removed from our systems, please contact us.

    In certain circumstances, you have the following data protection rights:

    • The right to access, update or delete the information we hold about you.
    • The right of rectification.
    • The right to object.
    • The right of restriction.
    • The right to data portability

    Please note that we may ask you to verify your identity before responding to such requests.

    We collect several different types of information for various purposes to provide and improve our Service to you.

    Types of Data Collection

    • Log Files

    • https://belgiumrailways.be/ follows a standard procedure of using log files. These files log visitors when they visit websites. All hosting companies do this and a part of hosting services' analytics. The information collected by log files include browser type, Internet Service Provider (ISP), date and time stamp, referring/exit pages, and possibly the number of clicks. These are not linked to any information that is personally identifiable. The purpose of the information is for analyzing trends, administering the site, tracking users' movement on the website, and gathering demographic information. We do not usually collect nor store the Internet protocol address (IP) from which you visit. However, for security reasons, we may at time turn on our log analyser, to ascertain, where a attempted security breach is taking place and that will log IP's.

    • Tracking & Cookies Data

    • We use cookies and similar tracking technologies to track the activity on our Service and hold certain information.

      A cookie is a small information files that are temporarily or permanently stored by the server of a website via the browser on your computer or device and that simplify, complete and personalise the use of the website. It enables the website to remember your actions and preferences (such as login, language, font size and other display preferences) over a period of time, so you don’t have to keep re-entering them whenever you come back to the site or browse from one page to another.

      You can instruct your browser to refuse all cookies or to indicate when a cookie is being sent. However, if you do not accept cookies, you may not be able to use some portions of our Service.

      For more information about cookies and how you can delete them depending on the type of browser you use, we would like to refer you to the website www.allaboutcookies.org.

      Examples of Cookies we use:

      • Session Cookies: We use Session Cookies to operate our Service, which is erased when the user closes the browser.
      • Persistent Cookies:: We use Preference Cookies to remember your preferences and various settings.
      • Third-Party Cookies: These are installed by third parties for collecting certain information.

        Below are discussed third party cookies that we use are:

          1. Performance-enhancing cookies
          These are cookies whose aim is to collect information about how you use the Website, such as information concerning the pages visited or the number of displayed error messages, for the purpose of analysing and optimising the use of the Website. Performance-enhancing cookies are also known as analytical cookies. It is possible that the information that is acquired from the use of these cookies is collected by a third party. These third parties act as subcontractors for https://belgiumrailways.be/ to provide information to https://belgiumrailways.be/ to improve the Website and its services. Below, please find more information about these third parties and how they use the information that is collected via the cookies.
          • Google Analytics

            Google Analytics is a web analytics service offered by Google that tracks and reports website traffic. Google uses the data collected to track and monitor the use of our Service. This data is shared with other Google services. Google may use the collected data to contextualize and personalize the ads of its own advertising network.

            You can opt-out of having made your activity on the Service available to Google Analytics by installing the Google Analytics opt-out browser add-on. The add-on prevents the Google Analytics JavaScript (ga.js, analytics.js, and dc.js) from sharing information with Google Analytics about visits activity.

            For more information on the privacy practices of Google, please visit the Google Privacy & Terms web page: https://policies.google.com/privacy?hl=en

          • For all these activities Google acts as the processor, and the processing of the information that they collect about the use of the Website is Google's own responsibility.

            How can you manage which information is sent to Google?

            Here are a number of ways you can manage which information is shared by your browser when you visit the Website:
            • If you do not want Google Analytics to be used in your browser, you can install the browser-add-on voor Google Analytics. More information about Google Analytics and privacy.
            • If you are logged on to your Google account, you can - depending on your account settings - view and edit certain information that Google collects from the sites you have visited and apps you have used.
            • With the incognito mode in Chrome, you can surf the Internet without the web pages and files being stored in your browser history. Cookies are deleted after you have closed all incognito windows and tabs. Your bookmarks and settings are stored until you delete them.
            • with Advertisement settings you can manage which Google advertisements you will be shown on the Internet. You can find out how advertisements are selected for you, you can sign out from Personalisation of advertisements and block specific advertisers. More information about advertisements.
          • Social networks

            https://belgiumrailways.be/ can store IT applications of third parties on the Website or the Apps that give you the option of sharing the content of the Website with others, let them know that you have consulted the website or to share your opinion on certain content of the Website or Apps with others. This is particularly the case with such buttons as 'Share' and 'Like' of social network sites such as 'Facebook', 'Twitter', 'LinkedIn' etc. Social networks that offer such app buttons may place cookies and identify you based on this button. A social network can possibly also place cookies when you visit the https://belgiumrailways.be/ page on the social network. https://belgiumrailways.be/ invites you to consult the privacy policy of these social networks to get acquainted with the purposes (including advertising purposes) for which the browse information collected by them in this context may be used.

          2. Advertising cookies

          To pay for the running and publishing of the site, we allow Advertising Partners to serve ads when you visit our website.Our site would not exist without advertisers paying to put their ads on this site. Some of advertisers on our site may use cookies and web beacons. Each of our advertising partners has their own Privacy Policy for their policies on user data. We have no access to or control over these cookies that are used by third-party advertisers. You should consult the respective privacy policies of these third-party ad servers for more detailed information on their practices as well as for instructions about how to opt-out of certain practices. https://belgiumrailways.be/'s privacy policy does not apply to, and we cannot control the activities of, such other advertisers or web sites.

          Our advertising partners are listed below. For easier access, we hyperlinked to their Privacy Policies below.

          • Google Adsense


          • Google Remarketing

            This tool places cookies on your device in order to show you personalised advertisements. These advertisements take your earlier visits to the Website into account. In point (iii) above, under Google Analytics, you will find more information about what Google does with the collected information. Additional information can be found via the following link.
            The Google Remarketing tool uses Google's Display Advertising network.
            You can always turn off these cookies in the settings of your browser, via the following Google link or the link offered by www.youronlinechoice.com.

          • Google DoubleClick DART Cookie

            Google is one of a third-party vendor on our site. It also uses cookies, known as DART cookies, to serve ads to our site visitors based upon their visit to www.website.com and other sites on the internet. However, visitors may choose to decline the use of DART cookies by visiting the Google ad and content network Privacy Policy at the following URL – https://policies.google.com/technologies/ads

    https://belgiumrailways.be/ uses the collected data for various purposes:

    • To provide and maintain the Service
    • To notify you about changes to our Service
    • To allow you to participate in interactive features of our Service when you choose to do so
    • To provide customer care and support
    • To provide analysis or valuable information so that we can improve the Service
    • To monitor the usage of the Service
    • To detect, prevent and address technical issues

    Your information, including Personal Data, may be transferred to — and maintained on — computers located outside of your state, province, country or other governmental jurisdiction where the data protection laws may differ than those from your jurisdiction.

    If you are located outside India and choose to provide information to us, please note that we transfer the data, including Personal Data, to India and process it there.

    Your consent to this Privacy Policy followed by your submission of such information represents your agreement to that transfer.

    https://belgiumrailways.be/ will take all steps reasonably necessary to ensure that your data is treated securely and in accordance with this Privacy Policy and no transfer of your Personal Data will take place to an organization or a country unless there are adequate controls in place including the security of your data and other personal information.

    https://belgiumrailways.be/ may disclose your Personal Data in the good faith belief that such action is necessary to:

    • To comply with a legal obligation
    • To protect and defend the rights or property of https://belgiumrailways.be/
    • To prevent or investigate possible wrongdoing in connection with the Service
    • To protect the personal safety of users of the Service or the public
    • To protect against legal liability

    If we are involved in a merger, acquisition or asset sale, your personal information may be transferred. We will provide notice before your personal information is transferred and becomes subject to a different Privacy Policy.

    The security of your data is important to us. Your personal information is contained behind secured networks and is only accessible by a limited number of persons who have special access rights to such systems, and are required to keep the information confidential. In addition, information you supply is encrypted via Secure Socket Layer (SSL) technology, but remember that no method of transmission over the Internet, or method of electronic storage is 100% secure. While we strive to use commercially acceptable means to protect your Personal Data, we cannot guarantee its absolute security.

    We may employ third party companies and individuals to facilitate our Service ("Service Providers"), to provide the Service on our behalf, to perform Service-related services or to assist us in analyzing how our Service is used.

    These third parties have access to your Personal Data only to perform these tasks on our behalf and are obligated not to disclose or use it for any other purpose.

    Our Service may contain links to other sites that are not operated by us. If you click on a third party link, you will be directed to that third party's site. We strongly advise you to review the Privacy Policy of every site you visit.

    We have no control over and assume no responsibility for the content, privacy policies or practices of any third party sites or services.

    Another part of our priority is adding protection for children while using the Internet. We encourage parents and guardians to observe, participate in, and/or monitor and guide their online activity.

    https://belgiumrailways.be/ does not knowingly collect any Personal Identifiable Information from children under the age of 13. If you think that your child provided this kind of information on our website, we strongly encourage you to contact us immediately and we will do our best efforts to promptly remove such information from our records.

    We may update our Privacy Policy from time to time. We will notify you of any changes by posting the new Privacy Policy on this page.

    You are advised to review this Privacy Policy periodically for any changes. Changes to this Privacy Policy are effective when they are posted on this page.

    If you have any questions about this Privacy Policy, please contact us:

    • By email: contact@belgiumrailways.be

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