Generally, Vienna Insurance Group is highly interested in an enriching exchange and constructive feedback on its social media platforms. In that regard, we put emphasis on every user being able to express themselves freely and on nobody being excluded.

VIG promotes and supports a respectful and fair discussion, which is based on factual critique, even if views differ. In order to ensure a pleasant conversational atmosphere, following rules apply to comments and postings on LinkedIn, X (former Twitter), Xing and YouTube:

Content is not tolerated, if

  • Racism and discrimination
  • An offensive language, insults and verbal abuse
  • Spam and advertisement
  • Pornographic content
  • Personal attacks and vulgarities
  • Threats or the incitement of violence are included
  • or it contradicts statutory prohibitions (e.g. Prohibition Act, Penal Code).

Therefore, we must insist on these commenting guidelines for our social media sites and reserve the right to delete specific posts in case of violations, or to ban users from our channels in case of serious or repeated violations. Content that violates applicable laws or third-party rights, can be prosecuted.

Please take note of the intellectual property rights of others (e.g. copyright). For your own protection, do not publicly disclose personal information or contract details (data privacy), instead please contact us via personal message or

General laws and rules of the social media channel must be adhered to. VIG is not liable for content of third parties, which we or users share on our sites.

Please note: Older posts may differ from the current legal position.

Thank you for your understanding.

Your Social Media team of the Vienna Insurance Group