Data protection notice

Déclaration de confidentialité

Thank you for being interested in our homepage and our company. Despite careful control we cannot assume liability for external links to foreign contents. The protection of your person-related data with the evaluation, processing and usage with your visit at our homepage is important to us. Your data are protected in the scope of the legal provisions. In the following you find information on the kind of data that are collected during your visit at our homepage and how these are used:

 

Data protection notice

1. Collection and processing of data

Every access to our homepage and every query of a file available on the homepage are logged. The storage serves internal system-related and statistical purposes. Logged are: name of the requested file, date and time of the request, transferred amount of data, notification about successful retrieval, web browser and requesting domain. In addition, the IP addresses of the requesting computers are logged. Further personal data are only stored if you make these indications deliberately, e.g. in the scope of a request or registration.

This website uses Google Analytics, a web analysis service provided by Google, Inc. (hereinafter "Google"). Google Analytics uses so-called "cookies", text files, which are stored on your computer and which allow an analysis of the use of the website by you. The information generated by the cookie about your use of the website (including your IP address) is generally transferred to a server by Google in the USA and is stored there. By activating the IP-anonymisation on this website, Google will prior to this, however, shorten your IP-address within member states of the European Union or in other contract states within the Treaty on the European Economic Area. Google will use this information to evaluate your use of the website in order to compile reports about the website activities for the website operators and to provide further services related to the website and internet use. Google may also transfer this information to third parties where required to do so by law or where such third parties process these data on behalf of Google. Google will not associate your IP address in any case with any other data held by Google. You can prevent the installation of the Cookies by a suitable setting on your browser; however, we would like to point out, that if you do so, you may not be able to entirely use all functions of this website. Furthermore you can above that prevent the recordal of the -by the Cookie induced and onto your use of the website - related data (including your IP address) to Google, as well as the processing of these data by Google, by downloading the browser-plugin, available on the following link http://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout?hl=de ) and by installing it. You will also find further information on this here http://www.google.com/intl/en/analytics/privacyoverview.html (general information about Google Analytics and data protection). We point out to the fact that Google Analytics has been extended with the Code "gat._anonymizeIp();" for ensuring an anonymised recordal of IP addresses ( so-called IP-masking). By using this website, you consent to the processing of data about you by Google in the manner and for the purposes set out above.

 

2. Usage and transfer of personal data

As far as you put personal data at our disposal we only use these for answering your requests, for the handling of contracts concluded with you and for technical administration. Your personal data are only transferred to third parties or otherwise if this is necessary for the purpose of handling the contract -in particular transfer of order data to suppliers- for accounting purposes or if you agreed beforehand. You have the right to revoke your given consent with effect for the future at any time. The stored personal data are deleted when you revoke your consent to the storage, their presence is no longer required for the fulfilment of the purpose connected with the storage or if their storage is improper by legal reasons.

 

3. Right to information

Upon written request we will inform you about the data stored about your person with pleasure. The name of the external data protection officer is Gabriele Schüler.

 

4. Security advice

We aim to save your personal data by taking all technical and organisational possibilities in a way that they are not accessible to third parties. With communication via email we cannot guarantee this absolute data safety. Therefore we recommend to send confidential information through the post.