Data privacy statement

The protection of your personal data is important to us, when collecting, processing and using data incurred by your visit to our website. Your data is protected within the scope of the statutory provisions. Personal data is only collected on this website to the extent necessary for technical purposes.

The following sections provide information on what data is gathered during your visit to the website, and how this data is used:

 

1. Collection and processing of data

Any access to our website, as well as any download of a file available on the website, is logged. Storage of the data serves internal and system-related purposes. The following details are logged: name of the file downloaded, date and time of retrieval, volume of transferred data, notice of successful retrieval, web browser and requesting domain. In addition, the IP addresses of the requesting computers are logged.

On establishing contact via the website, various personal data is collected from you by means of a customer data or contact form. You transfer this data to us by sending off your request, including the data relevant to the request.

By transmitting your personal data to us, you consent to collection, processing and use of your personal data in accordance with this data privacy statement.

 

2. Use and transmission of personal data

If you have provided us with personal data, we only make use of it for the purposes of processing your request and technical administration.

Your personal data will only be forwarded to third parties or otherwise transferred, when it is necessary for the purpose of contract processing, in particular transfer of order data to suppliers, for billing purposes, or when we are legally obliged to do so, or if your prior consent has been given. You are entitled to withdraw your consent any time, with effect in the future.

Deletion of your saved personal data will only be effected if you withdraw your consent to data storage, if it is no longer needed for fulfilment of the objective of storage, or if storage of your personal data is not permitted for any other legal reasons.

 

3. Cookies

This website uses so-called cookies in several locations. Their purpose is to make the website more user-friendly, more effective and more secure. Cookies are small text files that are filed on your computer and saved by your browser. Most of the cookies used by our system are so-called "session cookies". They are deleted automatically after your session. Cookies do not cause any damage to your computer and do not contain any viruses.

 

4. Links to other websites

In the case of links to other websites, we do not assume any liability with regard to their content.

 

5. Electronic newsletter

If you wish to order our electronic newsletter, we need your email address for legal reasons, as well as a confirmation that you are the owner of the cited email address and agree to receiving the electronic newsletter. This data is only collected for the purpose of sending you the newsletter and to document our authorisation in this regard. The data will not be transmitted to third parties. You may revoke your order for the newsletter at any time, as well as your consent regarding storage of your email address.

 

6. Right to information

On written request, we will provide information on saved personal data.

 

Security advice:

We endeavour to save your personal data by implementing all possible technical and organisational measures to ensure that it is not accessible to third parties. When communicating by email, we cannot guarantee complete data security. This is why we recommend that you should send confidential information by post.

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