This website is made available by the Cronite Group (Cronite SA and its parent companies and subsidiaries) and is accessible to all. These Terms and Conditions of Use define the legal and contractual framework governing relations between the company Cronite SA and users of this website.

All use of the website presupposes acceptance of these General Terms and Conditions of Use and of the associated rules of good conduct. By using this website, the user is deemed to have agreed to these General Terms and Conditions of Use.

The website’s editor will remove from the website all clearly illegal content provided by third parties and assumes no liability in connection with such content, including but not limited to cases of infringement, defamation, pornography, incitement to racial hatred and paedophilia, etc.

Cronite SA reserves the right to change, at any time, the terms, conditions and notices of these General Terms and Conditions. Therefore, users are advised to regularly consult the latest version of the General Terms and Conditions of Use, available at all times on the website.

Intellectual property

All the information found on this website (the documents contained on the website as well as all the elements created for the website, including text, images, photos, logos, reproductions, etc.) is the property of Cronite SA or its subsidiary companies and is subject to copyright laws as soon as it is made available to the public on this Web server.

The name “Cronite” and the logo are trademarks registered by the Cronite Group. Any reproduction, use and/or modifications made without the prior written consent of Cronite SA constitutes an infringement.

The presentation of this website represents a digital work that is owned by Cronite SA and protected by current intellectual property laws. All reproduction and/or representation, whether in whole or in part, is strictly forbidden without the prior written consent of Cronite SA.

The drawings, graphics, photographs, images, text, animated sequences, with or without sound, and all the information presented on this website are subject to intellectual property rights.

Therefore, copying and using such drawings, graphics, photographs, images, text, animated sequences with or without sound, documentation or information made available through this website are permitted only under the following Conditions:

  • The copies downloaded and/or printed must retain all copyright and other proprietary notices contained in the originals,
  • These copies may under no circumstances be changed or altered,
  • The graphics must not be used, copied or distributed separately from the accompanying text,
  • The graphics and text are intended strictly for personal information purposes. As a result, their reproduction, exhibition, publication, broadcast or use for public or commercial purposes is prohibited.

In no event does the provision of such information by downloading or printing confer any right of ownership to the user.

Failure to comply with the above provisions is likely to constitute an infringement for which the offender may be held civilly or criminally liable.

Limitation of liability

The parties acknowledge that the Internet is an open network, created through the interconnection of computer networks on an international scale. These networks may have unequal transmission capacities and their own usage policies. No one can guarantee the proper functioning of the Internet as a whole.

Access to the website is available 24/7, except in cases of force majeure or during website maintenance operations.

Although Cronite SA has taken great care to ensure the validity of the information published on this website, it cannot be held responsible for the accuracy, correctness, up-to-date nature, reliability or completeness of this information.

Cronite SA takes all reasonable measures to ensure that its website functions properly. However, it does not guarantee that the website it makes available to Internet users will operate without interruption or error or in a secure and timely manner, or that it will be fully compatible with the systems, hardware or software of every user.

Cronite SA cannot be held responsible for website access delays caused by failures or malfunctions of the Internet network. Moreover, Cronite SA cannot be held responsible for any loss or damage of a material or immaterial nature arising from access to, use or non-use of published information, or from misuse of the connection or from technical problems.

Each user uses the services offered by the website at their own risk and is responsible for the full cost of maintenance, repair and modifications to their own hardware or software.

Moreover, Cronite SA does not guarantee a period of service. The Company expressly reserves the right, at any time, to change the content of this website in full or in part, to delete it and to temporarily discontinue the publication, without prior notice and without such changes or interruptions giving rise to compensation.

Data Protection

Article 13 of Switzerland’s Federal Constitution and data protection regulations (particularly the Federal Data Protection Act (LPD) of 19 June 1992) guarantee everyone the right to privacy and protection from the misuse of their personal data. Cronite SA complies strictly with these provisions.

Cronite SA, in close collaboration with its hosting companies, strives to protect its databases by all means from outside intrusion, misuse and falsification. In any case, no personal data is collected while users are browsing this website unless they log into the Careers space or register for the Newsletter (“The Share“). In the latter case, refer to the “Terms and Conditions of Use of Personal Data” by clicking here.

Careers space

 

Cronite’s website provides a careers space that lists all the jobs vacant in the Group’s companies worldwide and allows potential applicants to log on, create a profile and send their applications for the positions open to recruitment, or simply to submit a spontaneous application.

There is an open access to this Careers space and anyone wishing to share their skills with the Group and join its teams can use it. However, in accordance with the provisions of the Group’s Code of Ethics, the Careers space cannot be accessed by anyone who has not reached the legal working age in the country in which they are applying and, in any case, anyone who is under the age of sixteen.

Cookies

To make it easier to browse the website and provide optimal conditions of use, this website uses cookies which are text files that are recorded on each user’s computer. The file contains information on the user’s navigation on the website.

The data generated by the cookies concerning the use of the website (including the IP address) may be transmitted and stored by Google on servers located in the United States. Google will use this information to evaluate website use, to compile reports on website activity for the editor and to provide other services relating to website activity and internet use.

Google may also provide this information to outside parties if this is legally mandated or if such parties process this information for Google, including the editor of this website. Google will not associate the IP address with any other data held.

Users can disable the use of cookies by selecting the appropriate settings on their navigators. However, such a deactivation may limit the use of some of the website functions.

By using this website, users expressly consent to the processing of the personal login details by Google and the editor, in the manner and for the purposes set out above.

Hypertext links

This website may contain hypertext links giving access to websites that are not published by the owner of this website, who has no influence on the information available on these websites. Therefore, the publishing editor cannot be held responsible for the content of the sites accessed by this means.

Cronite SA uses Google Maps to indicate the addresses of the Group’s sites on the online maps. When users open a page containing an online map, information is sent to Google. Users may set their browsers in such a way as to block the transmission of this information.

With the exception of websites that publish information and/or content of an illegal and/or political, religious, pornographic, xenophobic nature, the creation of a hypertext link to our website is permitted.

However, the creation of a hypertext link in no way authorizes the reproduction of elements found on the website or the presentation on third-party websites of elements found on this website.

The creation of a hypertext link to this website is permitted only in cases where it directs the user to the homepage of the website.

Newsletters: “The Share

The share” is a Newsletter service that allows subscribers to regularly receive information on the Cronite Group, by e-mail. Users who subscribe to this service will receive e-mails containing links to the website pages concerned.

Users who subscribe to the service are required to provide their e-mail address. If users do not have an e-mail address in the Cronite-Group domain, they can provide the address of their choice. As this address constitutes personal data, in order to subscribe, users are required to accept this website’s Terms and Conditions of Use of Personal Data.

Users subscribe to the newsletter for one year but can cancel their subscription at any time by clicking on the link provided for this purpose in each e-mail they receive. In any case, after 12 months, users will receive an e-mail allowing them to re-subscribe to the service. If users take no action, the service will be terminated automatically.

Applicable law

Published by a Swiss company with headquarters in Switzerland, Cronite’s website, together with its Terms and Conditions of Use, are governed by Swiss law and must be interpreted in accordance with Swiss legislation. In the event of disputes that cannot be settled amicably, a Swiss court shall have jurisdiction.

Effective dates and updates

These General Terms and Conditions of Use become effective as soon as the website is first placed online. They can be modified by Cronite SA at any time, without prior notice. The date on which these General Terms and Conditions are modified is indicated at the bottom of the page. All users are asked to refer to these General Terms and Conditions of Use regularly to learn about any updates.