Privacy policy

We are pleased about your interest in our homepage and our company. Despite our careful checks with regard to the content we cannot accept any liability for external links to third party content. This data cannot be assigned by us to certain persons and will not be combined with data from other data sources.

It is very important to us to ensure protection of your personal data as regards collection, processing and using of data when you visit our homepage. Your data is protected within the applicable statutory provisions. In the following you can read what information is collected during your visit to our homepage, and how it is used:

1. Collection and processing of data
Each access to our homepage and each processing request with regard to files you find on our homepage will be traced. Data is stored for internal system-related and statistical puposes only. The following data will be traced: Name of the file accessed, date and time of access, data volume transferred, report on successful recall, web browser and recalling domain.

The IP addresses of the requesting computers are also traced.

Furthermore, this website uses Google Analytics, a web analysis service of Google Inc. ("Google"). Google Analytics uses so-called "cookies", i.e. text files, that are stored on your computer to analyse your use of the website. The information generated by the cookie concerning your use of this website are normally transmitted to a Google server in the USA, where they are stored. In the case of the activation of the IP anonymisation on this website, your IP address will, however, previously be shortened by Google within the member states of the European Union or within the other contracting parties to the Agreement on the European Economic Area. Your complete IP address will be transmitted to a Google server in the USA and shortened there only in exceptional cases. By request of the operator of this website Google will use this information for the purpose of evaluating your use of the website, compiling reports on website activity and providing other services relating to website activity and internet usage. The IP address transmitted from your browser as part of Google Analytics will not be associated with any other data held by Google. You may refuse the use of cookies by selecting the appropriate settings on your browser, but please note that if you do this you may not be able to use the full functionality of this website. In addition, you may refuse the acquisition of data generated by the cookie and related to your usage of the website (including your IP address) by Google as well as the processing of this data by Google. You may choose on the one hand the so-called opt-out cookie which deactivates any tracking by Google Analytics for all pages. This functions on both desktop computers as well as mobile devices.

Click on the following link to set the cookie: Deactivate Google Analytics. The cookie prevents the tracking by Google Analytics as long as it is not deleted.

As a second option there is a browser plugin available which can be installed via the following link: https://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout?hl=de. This plugin also prevents the tracking by Google Analytics, it is, however, not available on mobile devices.

Further information on the terms of use and privacy policy are available via www.google.com/analytics/terms/de.html and under https://www.google.com/analytics/learn/privacy.html. We hereby inform you that Google Analytics was extended by the code "gat._anonymizeIp();" on this website to ensure the anonymised collection of IP addresses (so-called IP masking).

2. Use and disclosure of personal data
As far as you made personal data available to us, we use these only for the purpose of answering your requests, for the winding up of contracts with you and for technical administration. Your personal data will only be given or transmitted to third parties, if this is required for the purpose of contract processing – especially with regard to the forwarding of order data to suppliers – for accounting purposes or if you have previously given your consent. You have the right to revoke your consent with future effect at any time. The deletion of the personal data stored is carried out if you revoke your consent to the storage, if knowledge of it is no longer necessary to fulfill the purpose of which it is stored, or if the storage of the same is not allowed for other legal reasons.

3. Right to information

Following the provisions of the German Federal Data Protection Law every user of our website has the right to demand information at any time regarding the personal data stored about him or her and for what purpose the data was stored. Furthermore, you have the right to the rectification of incorrect data or the deletion of data the storage of which is illegal or no longer necessary. Information on data stored are given upon written request.