Last Updated 10/05/23
Briggs & Stratton, LLC, (collectively, the “Company”) complies with the EU-U.S. Data Privacy Framework (the “EU-U.S. DPF”), the UK Extension to the EU-U.S. DPF, and the Swiss-U.S. Data Privacy Framework (the “Swiss-U.S. DPF”) as set forth by the U.S. Department of Commerce. The Company has certified to the U.S. Department of Commerce that it adheres to the EU-U.S. Data Privacy Framework Principles with regard to the processing of personal data received from the European Union in reliance on the EU-U.S. DPF, from the United Kingdom (and Gibraltar) in reliance on the UK Extension to the EU-U.S. DPF, and to the Swiss-U.S. Data Privacy Framework Principles with regard to the processing of personal data received from Switzerland in reliance on the Swiss-U.S. DPF (collectively, the “DPF Principles”). The type of personal data received by Company may include, but is not limited to: Company website users; product users or consumers; business contacts, e.g., contacts at dealers and distributors of Company products; and vendors.
Personal data of employees, independent contractors, and applicants located in the EU, UK and Switzerland (collectively, “HR Data”) is transferred to the Company subject to the controller-to-controller Standard Contractual Clauses (Set II) (“EU SCCs”), the UK Addendum to the EU SCCs, and the Swiss adoption of the EU SCCs. HR Data s not covered by this Policy. For purposes of this Policy, “Personal Data” means any information received by the Company from the EU, UK or Switzerland, recorded in any form, which relates to a natural person who is identified in, or identifiable based on, the Personal Data received, but excludes HR Data.
The Company’s Collection And Use Of Personal Data
The Company’s Disclosure Of Personal Data
The Company may be required to disclose, and may disclose, Personal Data in response to lawful requests by public authorities, including for the purpose of meeting national security or law enforcement requirements.
Choices For Limiting The Use And Disclosure Of Personal Data
The Company will provide the opportunity for individuals to opt out from: (a) the disclosure of their Personal Data to a non-agent third party; and (b) the use of their Personal Data for purpose(s) that are materially different from the purpose(s) for which the Personal Data was originally collected or subsequently authorized by the individual. The Company will provide individuals with clear, conspicuous and readily available mechanisms to exercise their choices regarding Personal Data should such circumstances arise. Individuals who wish to limit the use or disclosure of their Personal Data as described in this Policy should submit their requests to email@example.com.
Individuals’ Right To Access Their Personal Data
Upon request, the Company will grant individuals access to their Personal Data. Individuals who wish to exercise these rights can do so by contacting firstname.lastname@example.org. If such Personal Data is inaccurate or processed in violation of the DPF Principles, individuals may also request that Personal Data be corrected, amended, or deleted. For security purposes, the Company may require verification of the requester’s identity before providing access to Personal Data. In addition, applicants can access their Personal Data through their accounts on the Company’s career portal.
More Information And What To Do If You Have a Complaint
In compliance with the DPF Principles, the Company commits to resolve complaints about our collection or use of your Personal Data transferred to the U.S. pursuant to the Principles. EU, UK, and Swiss individuals with inquiries or complaints should first contact email@example.com.
The Company has further committed to refer unresolved DPF Principles-related complaints to a U.S.-based independent recourse mechanism, Data Privacy Framework Services, operated by BBB National Programs. If you do not receive timely acknowledgment of your complaint, or if your complaint is not satisfactorily addressed, please visit https://bbbprograms.org/programs/all-programs/dpf-consumers/ProcessForConsumers for more information and to file a complaint. This service is provided free of charge to you.
If your DPF complaint cannot be resolved through the above channels, under certain conditions, you may invoke binding arbitration for some residual claims not resolved by other redress mechanisms. See https://www.dataprivacyframework.gov/s/article/ANNEX-I-introduction-dpf. The Federal Trade Commission has jurisdiction over the Company’s compliance with the EU-U.S. DPF), the UK Extension to the EU-U.S. DPF, and Swiss-U.S. DPF.
Effective Date: October 10, 2023