Privacy statement (Alerts form)


Organizational part of the Agency entrusted with the processing of personal data

Andrew Smith, Head of Communication and Promotion Unit


Purpose of processing

The data requested on this form is collected for the only purpose of sending the alerts, with the chosen periodicity. The submitted email addresses are stored in our servers, hosted in EU territory.


Type of data processed

Email address


Legal basis

Council Regulation (EU) 2019/126  of the European Parliament and of the Council of 16 January 2019 establishing the European Agency for Safety and Health at Work (EU-OSHA).


Lawfulness of processing

The processing is based on Article 5(a) of Regulation (EU) 2018/1725 of the European Parliament and of the Council of 23 October 2018 on the protection of natural persons with regard to the processing of personal data by the Union institutions, bodies, offices and agencies and on the free movement of such data (hereinafter the Regulation).


Data recipients

Access to the personal data, by other people than the partner itself, is granted on the basis of the role and responsibilities of the subjects involved (“need to know” principle):

  • Duly appointed EU-OSHA staff
  • External provider hosting and maintaining EU-OSHA’s server

Only collaborators, contractors and Agency staff are allowed to log in, for the only purpose of working on the website.


The data subject’s rights

Data subjects have the right to request from the controller access to and rectification or erasure of personal data or restriction of processing concerning the data subject or, where applicable, the right to object to processing or the right to withdraw consent at any time without affecting the lawfulness of processing based on consent before its withdrawal (Articles 17, 18, 19, 20, 22, 23 and 24 of the Regulation).

Any requests to exercise one of those rights should be directed per email to the organisational part of the Agency entrusted with the processing operation as indicated in this privacy statement, including in the subject the words “data protection”.

Data subjects’ rights can be restricted only in the cases foreseen in Art 25 of the Regulation.


Information on the conservation period of data

The data will be kept by the Agency as long as this is necessary for the creation of anonymous statistical reports.


Request for information

For any further information regarding the handling of their personal data, data subjects can address their request to EU-OSHA Data Protection Officer at: dpo osha [dot] europa [dot] eu.


Recourse to the EDPS

Data subjects are entitled to make recourse to the European Data Protection Supervisor:, should they consider that the processing operations do not comply with the Regulation.