Privacy Statement

Located at Het Lentfert 21
7547 SN Enschede
The Netherlands,
is responsible for the processing of personal data as shown in this privacy statement.

Contact details:
Het Lentfert 21
7547 SN Enschede
The Netherlands
+31 (0) 53 727 10 64
P. van den Berg is the Data Protection Officer of vb-protect and can be reached via

Personal data we process
vb-protect processes your personal data as you make use of our services and/or since you provide this data to us yourself.

Below you will find an overview of the personal data we process:

  • First and last name
  • Address data
  • phone number
  • E-mail address
  • Other personal data that you actively provide, for example by creating a profile on this website (in correspondence and by telephone)
  • Information about your activities on our website
  • Information about your surfing behavior across different websites (for example when this company is part of an advertising network)
  • Internet browser and device type

Special and/or sensitive personal data that we process
Our website and/or service does not intend to collect data about website visitors under the age of 16, unless they have parental or guardian permission. However, we cannot check whether a visitor is older than 16. We therefore recommend that parents be involved in the online activities of their children, in order to prevent data about children being collected without parental consent. If you are convinced that we have collected personal information about a minor without permission, please contact us at and we will delete this information.

For what purpose and on what basis we process personal data
vb-protect processes your personal data for the following purposes:

  • To deliver goods and services to you
  • vb-protect analyzes your behavior on the website in order to improve the website and to tailor the range of products and services to your preferences.
  • vb-protect also processes personal data if we are legally obliged to do so, such as information that we need for our tax return.

Automated decision making
vb-protect makes decisions whether or not based on automated processing on matters that can have (significant) consequences for people. These are decisions taken by computer programs or systems, without involving a person (for example an employee of vb-protect). vb-protect uses the following computer programs or systems:

[complete with name of the system, why it is used, underlying logic, importance and expected consequences for the person concerned]

How long we keep personal data
vb-protect does not store your personal data longer than is strictly necessary to realize the goals for which your data is collected. We use the following retention periods for the following (categories) of personal data:

(Category) personal data > Retention period > Reason
Personalia > Retention period > Reason
Address > Retention period > Reason
And so on > Retention period > Reason

Sharing personal data with third parties
vb-protect only provides to third parties when necessary for the execution of our agreement with you or to comply with legal obligations.

Cookies (or comparable techniques) that we use
vb-protect uses functional, analytical and tracking cookies. A cookie is a small text file that is stored in the browser of your computer, tablet or smartphone when you first visit this website. vb-protect uses cookies with a purely technical functionality. These ensure that the website works properly and that, for example, your preferred settings are remembered. These cookies are also used to make the website work properly and for optimization purposes. In addition, we place cookies that keep track of your surfing behavior so that we can offer customized content and advertisements.

On your first visit to our website, we have already informed you about these cookies and asked for your permission to place them.

You can opt out of cookies by setting your internet browser so that it no longer stores cookies. In addition, you can also delete all information previously saved via the settings of your browser.

For an explanation, see:

Cookies are also placed on this website by third parties. These are, for example, advertisers and/or social media companies. Below an overview:

[For example:
Cookie: Googly Analytics
Name: _utma
Function: Analytical cookie that measures website visits
Retention period: 2 years]

View, adjust or delete data
You have the right to view your personal data