We are pleased that you are interested in our company and our products or services and would like you to feel safe when visiting our website, also about the protection of your personal data, because we take the protection of your personal data very seriously.
We would like you to know when we collect what data and what we use it for. We have taken technical and organizational measures to ensure that we ourselves as well as external service providers respect data protection regulations. Our employees have also been sensitized about data protection through appropriate training seminars.
Personal data is information about your identity. This includes, e.g. information such as your name, address, telephone number and e-mail address. It is not necessary that you disclose personal data to use our website. In certain cases, however, we need your name and your address as well as further details so that we can provide you the services you wish.
The same also applies, for example, to sending you informational material and goods that have been ordered, or to answer individual questions. We will advise you when this is necessary. Moreover, we only save and process data that you voluntarily or automatically provide to us.
When you take advantage of our services, the only data that is generally collected is the data we need to provide you the services. If we ask you for additional data, it is information you provide voluntarily. Personal data is processed for the sole purpose of providing the service requested and to protect own legitimate business interests.
Application data - whether received electronically or in paper form – is electronically processed during the application process.
We use the personal data you provide to answer your questions, process your orders or grant you access to certain information or offers. To fill your orders it may also be necessary for us to commission a service provider to process this personal data for us.
We will not sell your personal data to third parties nor market it in any other way.
We will only collect, process and use the personal data you have provided to us online for the purposes we have informed you of. Your personal data is not passed to a third party without required consent from you.
Personal data is only collected and transmitted to governmental institutions and agencies entitled to receive information under relevant laws or if we are legally obliged to do so by court order. Our employees and the service providers we commission are obligated to maintain secrecy.
The following data is saved for organizational and technical reasons when you use our website: the names of the web pages accessed, the browser and operating system used, the date and time the pages were accessed, the search engines used, the names of the files that were downloaded, and your IP address.
We evaluate this technical data while maintaining its anonymity and use it only for statistical purposes in our efforts to continuously optimize our Internet presence and to enable us to more attractively design our Internet offerings. This anonymous data is stored separately from personal information on protected systems and allows no conclusions to be drawn about an individual person. Consequently, your personal data and your private sphere are protected at all times.
When you visit our websites, it is possible that we leave information on your computer in the form of cookies. Cookies are tiny text files that a web server sends to your browser and that are saved on your computer’s hard drive.
This process does not involve saving any personal data about the user at all, only the Internet protocol address. This information serves to automatically recognize you on your next visit to our websites and to facilitate navigation for you. Cookies enable us, for example, to optimize a website to suit your interests or to save your password so that you do not have to enter it again every time you return.
Of course you can also view our websites without any cookies. If you don’t want us to recognize your computer, you can prevent cookies from being saved on your hard drive by selecting “do not accept any cookies” in your browser settings. Consult your browser manufacturer’s instructions for details on how this works. However, not accepting any cookies can result in limitations on the functionalities of our offerings.
People under 18 years of age should not convey any personal information to us without the consent of their parents or legal guardians. We do not ask for any personal data on children and young people, nor do we collect any or pass any on to third parties.
We have taken technical and organizational security measures to protect your personal data from loss, destruction, manipulation and unauthorized access. All our employees and all of the third parties involved in data processing are legally obligated to comply with the German Federal Data Protection Act and to treat all personal data confidentially.
In the case of collecting and processing personal data, information is transmitted in encrypted form to prevent the misuse of data by third parties. Our security measures are continuously updated in keeping with the latest technological developments.
We reserve the right to change our security and data protection measures should this be necessary due to technological advances. In such cases, we will also update our references to data protection. For this reason, please note the most recent version of our data protection statement.
This data protection statement does not extend to any external links you may use which are offered on our web pages. If we offer links, we make an effort to ensure that these also comply with our data protection and security standards. However, we have no influence on compliance with data protection and security regulations by other providers. For this reason, please also obtain information on the web pages of other providers about the data protection statements available there.
Furthermore, you may at any time revoke your approval for us to collect and save your personal data. Should you wish to do so, please send an e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org
If you have any detailed questions about our information on data protection and processing of your personal data, you can contact us by e-mail at email@example.com
On such Internet pages plugins of the social network facebook.com are used which is operated by Facebook Inc.
If you go to one of our Internet pages containing such a plugin, a connection will be made with the facebook servers and you will be informed about the plugin by a message sent to your browser. This will tell the Facebook server which of our Internet pages you have accessed. If you are logged in at Facebook as a member at the same time, Facebook will allocate the information to your personal Facebook user account. When using the plugin functions (e.g. clicking on the ″I like it″ button, posting a comment), this information, as well, will be allocated to your Facebook account unless you log out before using the plugin.
More information about collecting and using data through Facebook and your rights to protect your privacy can be found under Information about Data Protection at Facebook.