Notes on data protection

    Protecting your personal data when collecting, processing and using information regarding your visit to our homepage is very important to us. Your data is protected in accordance with legal regulations. Below you will find information on what data is recorded during your visit to our website and how it is used:


    1. Collection and processing of data

    All access to our website and files stored on our homepage is logged. The data is stored for internal system-related and statistical purposes. The following are saved: Name of the file accessed, date and time of access, amount of data transferred, notification of successful file retrieval, the web browser used and the operating domain.

    IP addresses of the requesting browser are pseudonymised before storage.

    Further personal data is only collected if you provide this information voluntarily, e.g. when making an enquiry or voting.


    2. Use and disclosure of personal information

    If you have provided us with personal data, we only use this information for the stated purpose, e.g. to answer your enquiry, to process closed contracts with you and for technical administration.

    Your personal information will only be disclosed to third parties or otherwise transferred if it is required for the purpose of handling the contract - e.g. disclosure of order data to suppliers - or is required for billing purposes, or if you have previously consented. You have the right to revoke your consent with future effect at any time.

    The deletion of stored personal information takes place when you revoke your consent for its storage, when the storage of the information is no longer required to fulfil its intended purpose or when storing the information is not permissible for other legal reasons.


    3. Right to information

    Upon written request, we will gladly tell you what information is stored about you.
     

    4. Website statistics
     
    his website uses Google Analytics, a web analytics service provided by Google Inc. (“Google”). Google Analytics uses so-called “cookies”, text files that are saved on your computer and enable analysis of your use of the website. The information generated by the cookie about your use of this website is usually transferred to a server of Google in the US and stored there. In case of activation of IP anonymisation on this website, your IP address will be truncated by Google to show you are within member states of the European Union or other parties to the Agreement on the European Economic Area. Only in exceptional cases is the full IP address transmitted to a Google server in the US and shortened there. Google will use this information on behalf of the operator of this site in order to evaluate your use of the website, to compile reports on website activity and to provide the website operator with other services connected with website and internet usage. The IP address transmitted by your browser as part of Google Analytics will not be merged with other Google data. You can refuse the use of cookies by selecting the appropriate settings on your browser software; however, we would point out that if you do so, you will not be able to use all of the website’s functions to the full. You can also prevent the data generated by the cookie and data relating to your usage of the website (incl. your IP address) being sent to Google or being processed by Google, by going to the following link and downloading and installing the available browser plugin
     

    5. Newsletter


    If you wish to receive the newsletter offered on the website, we require a valid email address, as well as information that allows us to verify that you are the owner of the email address or that its owner agrees to receive the newsletter. No further data is collected for receiving the newsletter.
    You can revoke your consent to the storage of the data, the email address and its use for sending the newsletter at any time.