Data Protection and Cookies

The data protection policy sets out below the various rules that the ONISR, as data controller, complies with for the collection and processing of your personal data from the site.

ONISR ensures that this processing complies with Regulation (EU) 2016/679 of the European Parliament and of the Council of 27 April 2016 on the protection of personal data (hereinafter, "the RGPD"), as well as with the French law on the protection of personal data and the recommendations, benchmarks or any other binding decision of the institutions responsible for the protection of personal data.

Why does the ONISR collect your data?

When you browse its website, the ONISR collects personal data about you. This data is processed for the proper functioning of the site, the measurement of its audience and the production of statistics, as part of the management of the site.

The ONISR would like to inform you about the tools it uses for audience measurement.

The editor is the following: MATOMO, whose personal data protection rules can be consulted at the following address: privacy policy

What are the data categories used by the ONISR?

Only the data strictly necessary for the purpose in question is collected and processed.

When you visit the site, information relating to your browsing may be recorded in "Cookies" files deposited on your terminal (computer, tablet, smartphone, etc.) by the site's server. You are informed of this deposit when you connect to the site.

What are cookies?

Un cookie est un petit fichier texte qui contient des informations (le nom du serveur qui l'a déposé, un identifiant sous forme de numéro unique, éventuellement une date d'expiration) et qui est enregistré sur le disque dur du terminal que vous utilisez pour vous connecter sur le site. Il est transmis par le serveur d'un site Internet à votre navigateur.

What cookies does the ONISR use?

The ONISR uses :

  • Technical cookies (or session cookies): these cookies are essential for your navigation on the site and the use of its services. Deleting them may prevent the site from functioning properly.
  • Audience measurement cookies: these cookies enable the site's audience to be measured and the most frequently visited pages to be adapted to its communication.

How to manage cookies?

The ONISR website offers you (service to come) the possibility of deactivating cookies by clicking on the link: Cookie management (opens the cookie banner).

You can configure your browser to accept all cookies, reject them systematically, or accept only certain cookies depending on their sender. The configuration of each browser is different. It is described in the help menu of your browser.

Internet Explorer


On Chrome

  •     Click the three vertical dots icon in the browser toolbar.
  •     Select Settings.
  •     Click on "Show advanced settings".
  •     In the "Privacy" section, click on the "Content Settings" button.
  •     In the "Cookies" section, you can block cookies and data from third party sites.


On Firefox

  •     At the top of the Firefox window, click on the Firefox button (Tools menu in Windows XP), then select Options.
  •     Select the "Privacy and Security" panel.
  •     Set Retention Rules: to "Use custom settings for history".
  •     Uncheck "Accept cookies".


On Safari

  •     Go to Settings > Preferences.
  •     Click on the "Privacy" tab
  •     In the "Block Cookies" area, check the "Always" box.


On Internet Explorer

  •     Go to Tools > Internet Options.
  •     Click on the "Privacy" tab.
  •     Click on the advanced button, check the "Deny" boxes.


On Opera

  •     Go to Settings > Preferences.
  •     Click on the advanced tab.
  •     In the "Cookies" area, check the "Never accept cookies" box.

Who will receive your data?

The ONISR does not disclose any data to third parties and only handles aggregated data.

How long will your data be kept?

Technical cookies are kept for the duration of the session. The audience measurement cookies are kept for a maximum period of thirteen (13) months.

What are your rights?

In application of the regulations on the protection of personal data, you have rights over the data you communicate and their processing by the ONISR. These rights are as follows:

  • a right of access, rectification and deletion of your data as provided for in articles 15 to 17 of the RGPD;
  • the right to the portability of your data under the conditions provided for in Article 20 of the RGPD;
  • the right to limit the processing of your data under the conditions provided for in Article 23 of the GDPR;
  • the right to withdraw your consent at any time for processing subject to your prior consent;
  • the right to lodge a complaint with a supervisory authority.


These rights may be exercised by writing to the data controller, the Road Safety Director, at DSR-ONISR, Place Beauvau, 75 800 Paris cedex 08.