Data Protection


© Copyright 2020, SCAUT Association, 7320 Sargans, Switzerland

The copyright for published content lies with SCAUT Association or the mentioned owners. Any reproduction requires the prior written consent of the copyright holder.

Disclaimer of liability

SCAUT Association carefully collects the information for these webpages and looks after their regular updating. Nevertheless, this data is to be understood as general information without guarantee that does not replace individual and profound consultation.

SCAUT Association accepts no liability for the topicality, correctness and completeness of the information on these pages or for trouble-free access at any time. SCAUT Association does not assume any responsibility for the content of linked websites. As soon as you use such external links you leave the information offer of SCAUT Association. Different rules may apply to the offers of third party, particularly with regard to data protection.

Furthermore, SCAUT Association excludes its liability for negligent breaches of duty with regard to services, in particular the downloading of files provided by SCAUT Association on the Internet pages of SCAUT Association.

In no case will the SCAUT Association be liable 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 technical faults.

All offers are not binding. SCAUT Association reserve the right to change parts or the entire offer without prior notice, add to, delete or cease publication temporarily or permanently.

Referrals and Links

Linked websites are the responsibility of the respective operators. SCAUT Association has no influence on the current and future content of the linked sites. Responsibility for information and services of linked sites rests entirely with the relevant third parties. No liability can be accepted in respect of the content of such websites.

Data protection

All personal data collected on the websites of SCAUT Association are saved and processed only for your individual use, the transmission of information on products or the submission of service offers. SCAUT Association assures you of treating your data confidentially and in accordance with the rules of the Federal Data Protection Act in effect.

Handling of personal data

Based of protection legislation, everyone has the right to the protection of their privacy, as well as to protection from misuse of their personal details. SCAUT Association comply with these provisions.

In cooperation with our hosting provider, we make every effort to protect the databases as good as possible from outside access, data loss, misuse or falsification.

When accessing our websites only non-personal data such as your IP address, the last page visited, the browser used, date, time and general information about your operating systems respectively browser are transmitted anonymous to identify trends and improve our online services. Hence no conclusions are drawn on your person.

Personal data will be treated in strict confidence and neither sold nor given to third parties. Exception: External service providers who process absolutely necessary data in our behalf. This is in particular to the following service providers: Google Inc. (access statistics)

Information, correction and deletion of data

For requests concerning information, correction or deletion, please contact, stating your name, contact address and telephone number, including a copy of your identity card, or send it by post to:

SCAUT Association
Rheinstrasse 4
7320 Sargans

We would like to point out that your right to the deletion of data may be restricted by legal storage obligations, which we must observe. In addition, courts, law enforcement agencies or other legally designated authorities can access data or request information on a legal basis.


In certain cases, so-called Cookies are used. You can set your browser so that before saving a cookie, a warning appears on the screen. You can also dispense on the advantages of personal cookies. Certain services may not be used in this case.

This website uses Google Analytics, a web analysis service provided by Google Inc. ("Google"). Google Analytics uses "cookies", which are text files placed on your computer, to help the website analyze how users use the site. The information generated by the cookie about your use of this website (including your IP address) is transferred to a Google server in the USA and stored there. Google will use this information to evaluate your use of the website, to compile reports on website activity for website operators and to provide other services associated with the use of the website and the Internet. Google may also transfer this information to third parties if required by law or if third parties process this data on behalf of Google. Google will in no case associate your IP address with other Google data. You may refuse the use of cookies by selecting the appropriate settings on your browser, however please note that if you do this you may not be able to use the full functionality of this website. By using this website, you agree to the processing of the data collected about you by Google in the manner and for the purpose described above.

(Google Analytics Terms and Conditions)

Social networks

Some of the websites of SCAUT Association may use plug-ins for the following social networks:

  • Facebook

  • Twitter

  • LinkedIn

  • YouTube

If you click on a social media plug-in, you will be redirected to the websites of the respective provider. Even if SCAUT can be seen on these web pages, the data protection regulations of SCAUT do not apply on these web pages, but the data protection regulations of the respective provider of the web page. If you have a user account with the respective provider, it is possible that the respective provider will add the information to your user account, for example, that you have switched from a website of SCAUT to the website of the respective provider. The data protection regulations of the respective providers are to be taken from the websites of the respective providers or enquired from the respective providers. With most web browsers, you can see in the address bar whether you are on SCAUT's websites or not.

First name*:
Last name*:
Company name*:
Job role*:
Your Message*:
Copyright © 2020 | All rights reserved - TDC