1) Name and contact details of the responsible for processing
2) Accessing our website
When you visit our website, the browser you are using automatically sends information to the server on our website and temporarily stores it in a log file. The following information is recorded without any action on your part and stored until it is automatically deleted:
• the IP address of the requesting computer,
• the date and time of access,
• the name and URL of the file accessed,
• the website from which the access took place (referrer URL),
• the browser you are using and, if applicable, the operating system of your computer and the name of your access provider.
The listed data is collected and processed by us in order to ensure a smooth connection and convenient use of our website. In addition, they are used to evaluate system security and stability as well as for administrative purposes in order to be able to continuously improve our services.
The legal basis for data processing is Art. 6 Para. 1 S. 1 lit. f GDPR. Our legitimate interest results from the data collection purposes listed above. In no case do we use the collected data for the purpose of drawing conclusions about you personally. The data is stored for a period of 7 days and then automatically deleted.
Our online offer is operated by a hosting service provider from Germany. The provider, with whom we have concluded an agreement on order processing in accordance with Art. 28 GDPR, provides us with the infrastructure and storage space for our website and e-mail inboxes on its servers within the EU and takes over maintenance, technical support and Plant operation. The provider processes personal data on our behalf that you provide to us when you use our services, for example your name and email address for the performance of the contract in the member area. Ensuring that our online offering runs smoothly and securely is also our legitimate interest in accordance with Art. 6 Para. 1 S. 1 f GDPR.
4) Google Analytics
For the purpose of the needs-based design and continuous optimization of our pages, we use Google Analytics, a web analysis service of Google Inc. (“Google”) on the basis of Article 6 Paragraph 1 Letter f GDPR. On the other hand, we use tracking measures to statistically record the use of our website and to evaluate it for you to optimize our offer. These interests are to be regarded as legitimate within the meaning of the aforementioned regulation. In this context, pseudonymised usage profiles are created and cookies are used. The information generated by the cookie about your use of this website, such as
• browser type / version,
• operating system used,
• referrer URL (the previously visited page),
• host name of the accessing computer (IP address),
• time of the server request,
are transferred to a Google server in the USA and stored there. The information is used to evaluate the use of the website, to compile reports on website activity and to provide other services related to website activity and internet usage for the purposes of market research and needs-based design of this website. This information may also be passed on to third parties if this is required by law or if third parties process this data on behalf of us. Under no circumstances will your IP address be merged with other Google data. The IP addresses are anonymized so that they cannot be assigned to you personally (IP masking). As a rule, anonymization takes place within member states of the European Union or in other contracting states of the Agreement on the European Economic Area. The full IP address is only transmitted to a Google server in the USA and shortened there in exceptional cases.
You can prevent the installation of cookies by setting the browser software accordingly; however, we would like to point out that in this case not all functions of this website can be used to their full extent. You can also prevent the collection of the data generated by the cookie and related to your use of the website (including your IP address) and the processing of this data by Google by downloading and installing this browser add-on: https: //tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout?hl=de.
As an alternative to the browser add-on, especially for browsers on mobile devices, you can also prevent Google Analytics from collecting data by clicking on this link. An opt-out cookie will be set which prevents the future collection of your data when you visit this website. The opt-out cookie is only valid in this browser and only for our website and is stored on your device. If you delete the cookies in this browser, you will have to set the opt-out cookie again. Further information on data protection in connection with Google Analytics can be found on the Google Analytics website.
5) Contact form and email contact
A contact form is available on our website that can be used to contact us electronically. If a user makes use of this option, the data entered in the input mask will be transmitted to us and saved. These data are:
• E-mail address
• Telephone number
When the message is sent, the following data is also stored:
• Date and time of the contact request
Alternatively, you can contact us using the email address provided. In this case, your personal data transmitted with the email will be saved. In this context, the data will not be passed on to third parties. The data will only be used to process the conversation.
The legal basis for the processing of the data is Art. 6 Para. 1 lit. a GDPR. The legal basis for the processing of the data that is transmitted in the course of sending a contact request or an email is Art. 6 Para. 1 lit. f GDPR. If the aim of the email contact is to conclude a contract, the additional legal basis for processing is Art. 6 Para. 1 lit. b GDPR. The processing of the personal data from the input mask serves us only to process the contact. If you contact us by e-mail, there is also the necessary legitimate interest in processing the data. The other personal data processed during the sending process are used to
The data will be deleted as soon as they are no longer required to achieve the purpose for which they were collected. For the personal data from the input mask of the contact form and those sent by email, this is the case when the respective conversation with the user has ended. The conversation is ended when it can be inferred from the circumstances that the matter in question has been finally clarified. The additional personal data collected during the sending process will be deleted after a period of seven days at the latest.