General Information & Legal Notice

General Information & Legal Notice

LEGAL NOTICE

Information provided in accordance with § 5 of the Austrian E-Commerce Act
Publication details provided in accordance with § 24 of the Austrian Media Act
Disclosure in accordance with § 25 of the Austrian Media Act
Disclosure in accordance with § 14 Austrian Corporate Code

Operator of the website, media owner and publisher:

WIENER STÄDTISCHE VERSICHERUNG AG Vienna Insurance Group

  • Joint stock company with its head office at 1010 Vienna, Schottenring 30, registered with the Vienna Commercial Court under FN 333376i
  • Address: Schottenring 30, Postfach 80, A-1011 Vienna, Austria
  • Telephone: +43 (0)50 350-20000
  • E-mail: kundenservice@wienerstaedtische.at
  • Editors: Claudia Riebler, Ralf Maurer, Marion Ribarits; Barbara Eitler, Claudia Wallner
  • Editorial address: Schottenring 30, 1010 Vienna, Austria
  • Website design: Draftfcb Partners Werbeagentur Ges.m.b.H.,Schottenfeldgasse 20, 1070 Vienna
  • VAT No.: ATU 65254066
  • DVR: 4001506
  • Supervisory authority: Austrian Financial Market Authority, Otto Wagner Platz 5, 1090 Vienna

                       
Member of the Austrian Chamber of Commerce,
the provincial chambers of commerce in all the Austrian federal provinces and the Austrian Insurance Association

Basic Purpose of the Website
The purpose of the WIENER STÄDTISCHE VERSICHERUNG AG Vienna Insurance Group (also: Wiener Städtische) website is providing information about our company, services and products, as well as other relevant information. This information does not constitute any sort of offer in a legal sense.

Corporate Activity of the Website Owner
Wiener Städtische provides life insurance (including complementary insurance, health insurance, accident insurance) and non-life insurance (property and pecuniary loss insurance) – via direct and indirect sales channels - inline with the scope of its licence by the supervisory authority.

Further activities of the company include:
a) acquiring holdings in other companies;
b) insurance brokering;
c) advisory services relating to insurance matters;
d) the brokering of mortgage loans and personal loans, as well as brokering services for the purchase and sale of securities, to the extent that these activities are related to the insurance business;
e) the brokering of building loan agreements ;
f) the provision of services relating to automatic data processing and information technology;
g) the establishment and management of organisational bodies for companies in which the company has holdings, or with which a cooperation agreement has been concluded;
h) the carrying out of administrative tasks for businesses in which the company has holdings, or with which a cooperation agreement has been concluded;
i) the running of private hospitals in the form of walk-in clinics for the provision of medical care to company employees.

Management Board of the website owner

Board Director Mag. Robert Lasshofer (CEO)
Board Director Dr. Judit Havasi
Board Director Dr. Christine Dornaus
Board Director Erich Leiß
Board Director Dr. Ralph Müller

Supervisory Board of the website owner

Board Director Dr. Günter Geyer (chairman)
Board Director Dr. Hans-Peter Hagen (vice-chairman)
Board Director Dkfm. Karl Fink
Board Director Christian Haidinger
Board Director Werner Muhm
Board Director Dr. Gabriele Payr
Board Director Dr. Martin Simhandl
Board Director Sonja Zwazl

Board Director Franz Urban (Central Works Council Chairman)
Board Director Peter Grimm (1st Central Works Council Vice Chairman)
Board Director Gerd Wiehart (2nd Central Works Council Vice Chairman)
Board Director Peter Winkler (Member of the Central Works Council)

WIENER STÄDTISCHE VERSICHERUNG AG Vienna Insurance Group is one of the companies in the VIENNA INSURANCE GROUP AG Wiener Versicherung Gruppe corporate group.

TERMS OF USE

Information
The purpose of the WIENER STÄDTISCHE VERSICHERUNG AG Vienna Insurance Group (also: Wiener Städtische) website is providing information about our company, services and products, as well as other relevant information related. This information does not constitute any sort of offer in a legal sense.  

Disclaimer
The information on this website has been compiled with great care and is updated on a regular basis. However, Wiener Städtische assumes no liability for the correctness, completeness and up-to-dateness of the information. Wiener Städtische strives to make the website available at all times but accepts no liability if the website is partly or fully unavailable for a certain period of time. The information on the website does not constitute any kind of legal, investment or other advice. For legally binding information about our insurance offers, please refer to the insurance policies and the underlying insurance conditions. Please contact our Service Centre on +43 (0)50 350 350 for any additional information you may require.
Wiener Städtische does not assume any liability for direct or indirect damage or consequential damage resulting from the use of information, data or material available on the Wiener Städtische website or links to other websites.
Wiener Städtische makes no guarantee that the information, software or other material made available via this website is free of viruses or other damaging components.

Hyperlinks
Via hyperlinks provided on the Wiener Städtische website, it is possible to access websites not owned or run by Wiener Städtische. Such websites contain information from independent third parties which could be useful and of interest to visitors to this website. The respective website providers are exclusively responsible for the content and design of these third party websites. Wiener Städtische assumes no liability for such providers and the information provided on such websites.

Online data security

The World Wide Web is a publicly accessible system. Whenever you disclose personal information voluntarily online, you do so at your own risk. Your details could be lost in the process of submission or fall into unauthorised hands. Wiener Städtische assumes no liability in such cases.

Privacy policy

Privacy is a very important issue for Wiener Städtische and personal data is always handled in the strictest confidence. If we receive information from you via our website, this will only be used for the intended purposes and will not be passed on to third parties.

Geographic limitation

The services and products described on our website are only intended for persons normally resident in Austria. Insurance policies for consumers will be in German. Austrian law applies to all legal matters.

Non-discrimination law

Wiener Städtische complies with the Austrian Federal Act on Non-discrimination and does not discriminate against anyone due to their ethnic background. Persons that do feel discriminated against may contact the equality board for advice.

Copyright
The structure and content of this website are protected by copyright. The use of text or images is, unless explicitly stated otherwise, only permitted with the prior approval of Wiener Städtische. If links to the homepage or one of the Wiener Städtische websites are created, the Wiener Städtische website must be the only element in the resulting browser window.
 
Other information
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We are available to answer any questions you may have. Please call our Service Centre on +43 (0)50 350 350.