Privacy statement Facebook fanpage from DNV GL

Last update: October 8th 2018

If you visit a DNV GL Facebook fanpage, DNV GL is responsible, together with Facebook Ireland Ltd., 4 Grand Canal Square Grand Canal Harbour, Dublin 2 (“Facebook”) for the processing of your personal data. Facebook informs further here: Please note that the collection of user data by Facebook can also occur even if the user is not logged in or registered at Facebook.

Personal Data Collected  

DataPurposeLegal Grounds
User interactions (messages, postings, etc.)User communication via social mediaArticle 6 (1) 1 lit. f GDPR
Facebook-CookiesTargeted marketingArticle 6 (1) 1 lit. f GDPR
Demographic data (e.g., based on age, place of residence, language or gender)Targeted marketingArticle 6 (1) 1 lit. f GDPR
Statistical data on user interactions in aggregated form, i. without personal referencing (e.g., page activity, page views, page previews, likes, referrals, posts, videos, page subscriptions, including origins, times of day)Targeted marketingArticle 6 (1) 1 lit. f GDPR

Statistical data & Facebook-Cookies & Demographic data

DNV GL receives from Facebook, through the usage of Facebook Insights, statistical & demo graphical data to learn more about the visitors of our Fanpages. Using the feature provided by Facebook allows DNV GL to tailor the content to you, the audience. No personal reference is possible for DNV GL.

To provide this Facebook fan page and to use the Insight feature, Facebook usually stores cookies on the user's device. Facebook provides further details on this via the following link:

Details of the cookies used by Facebook (for example, names of cookies, duration, content and purpose) can be found here: by following the links there. There you will also find the option to disable the cookies used by Facebook, 

User interactions

If you are registered with Facebook, you can send a message to DNV GL directly via the Message function. Such messages are invisible to other Facebook users. We process the personal data contained in a message sent by you exclusively in order to respond to your inquiry. However, it is not DNV GL’s responsibility when you use interactive functions such as comment, share, like. Further information about the processing of personal data by DNV GL as well as your data subject rights can be found in our Privacy Statement

Contact Details

If you are concerned about use of the Data or have any questions regarding this Privacy Statement, please contact our data protection officer via or by getting back to her using the same postal address as listed below. DNV GL regrets that only general queries about the privacy statement can be responded to via e-mail.

We wish you a pleasant, enhanced user experience. 

DNV GL AS Group Communications
Veritasveien 1
1363 Høvik