Data Protection

The Linde Group share your concern about the protection of your personal information and is committed to safeguarding your privacy online which is particularly important as you go through our Recruitment web site.

As part of your application by registering and submitting your application you will be divulging personal information to The Group and Group companies, Personal information is defined as information that relates to an identifiable individual. Examples of personal information include your name, e-mail, address, employment history, and home address.

You may be providing information classed as sensitive personal data under local privacy legislation e.g. The Data Protection Act 1998, in the UK. By providing this information you will be consenting to the data being used in the recruitment and selection process and for monitoring purposes. Such data will not be used for any other purpose without obtaining your prior consent.

We will not otherwise disclose any personal information to any third parties, except when we believe in good faith that the law requires it, or to respond to an emergency. We reserve the right to transfer any such information to a third party in the event that we sell or otherwise transfer substantially all of the business of

If you have indicated that you would be prepared to be globally mobile, we may transfer the data you have provided to any country in which the Group operates which includes more than 70 countries across Europe, Asia, the Americas, the Pacific and Africa. This may include countries where adequate data protection / privacy legislation does not exist. When such transfers take place we will ensure to the best of our endeavours that your data is treated with an adequate level of protection. By registering as a user of this site and accepting the terms of this privacy policy you will be consenting to the transfer of your data globally.

After a period of 4 years your data will be deleted from the database.

The UK Data Protection Act 1998 gives you the right to access the personal data that The Group holds and processes on you. You are entitled to stop the data processing if it causes unwarranted and substantial damage or distress and to request that inaccurate / incorrect information be rectified.