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Data protection statement

Collecting data when visiting our website

When you are visiting our website our website records temporarily technical data such as the IP address of the querying computer, the date of access of the client (file name and URL), the http answer code, protocol information (i.e. browser type, date and time). All this data is exclusively used for statistical purposes by us and is not passed on to third parties. After statistic evaluation the data is being regularly deleted within a week.  

Security

We take measures to ensure the security of your personal data. For this purpose, your personal data will be protected against loss, destruction, manipulation or unauthorized access or disclosure. If you communicate with our Company by email or by using an electronic form, data transfer will, however, not be encrypted. Confidentiality of the data transferred cannot be guaranteed in these cases because of the technical conditions prevailing on the Internet. Emails are transmitted through numerous computers; for this reason, there are many inherent possibilities of storing, analyzing or changing data.

Personal Data

Personal data will be collected when data is transmitted in a pre-defined entry window or contact form on our website, or if contact is made to our company by email. It is up to you to decide at your own discretion whether and what kind of information you transmit to us in this way. Personal data collected by us will only be used (without your prior consent) for processing an order or your requests. However, we reserve the right to pass your personal data on to enterprises in our authorized dealers' network commissioned by us, so that any specific request can be processed or answered. We will use your personal data for sending out (personalized) newsletters and for inclusion in a customer and potential customer database kept by our company, provided that you have given your consent and further provided that this is permissible under applicable legal regulations. In addition, we may also use your personal data for other promotional or marketing purposes and for market research, provided that you have given your consent and further provided that this is permissible under applicable legal regulations. Your personal data will not be sold, leased or provided to third parties other than in the manner described here.

Cookies

Cookies are used at several positions on our Internet websites, in order to increase the user-friendliness, effectiveness and security of our offer. Cookies are small text files that will be filed on your computer and stored by your Internet browser. We exclusively use "session cookies", which will be deleted automatically after you have finished visiting our Internet websites. Cookies will not cause damage to your computer and they will not include any viruses. You may, of course, also view our Internet websites without cookies. You can de-activate the corresponding option in the system settings of your Internet browser on your computer. If you do not accept cookies, this may result in restrictions to the functions available when visiting our company websites.

 

Google Analytics and Google Tag Manager

This website uses Google Analytics and Google Tag Manager, website analysis tools provided by Google Inc., 1600 Amphitheatre Parkway Mountain View, CA 94043, USA ("Google"). Google Analytics and Google Tag Manager use cookies. The information generated by the cookies about your use of the website is usually transmitted to and stored by Google on servers in the United States. On this website the Google Analystics was extended by the code „ga('set', 'anonymizeIp', true);“ in order to guarantee an anonymized registration of IP addresses, i.e your IP address will be anonymized before it is transmitted into the United States of America, within Member States of the European Union or other parties to the Agreement on the European Economic Area.Google will use this information on behalf of the operator of this website for the purpose of evaluating your use of the website, compiling reports on website activity for website operators and providing them other services relating to website activity and internet use. Google will not associate your IP address as transmitted by Google Analytics and Google Tag Manager with any other data held by Google.You can prevent the collection of cookies by adjusting the settings of your internet browser; however, we point out that in this case you will possibly not be able to use our website to the full extent. You can, furthermore, prevent the collection and processing of data generated by the cookie about your use of the website (incl. your IP address) by Google by downloading and installing the browser plug-in provided under the following link: tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout to blocking the data collection via browser-plugin or on mobile browsers, you can prevent the data collection by Google Analytics via an opt-out cookie. For this, please click on the link below and an opt-out cookie will be generated that will prevent the collection of your data from the point you will visit our website the next time. Deactivate Google Analytics

 

Google Maps

This website uses the web service Google Maps for the representation of interactive cards and in order to create route descriptions. Google Maps is a map service offered by Google Inc., 1600 Amphitheatre Parkway, Mountain View, California 94043, USA (Google). By using Google Maps information about the use of this website including your IP address and addresses used to profit of the route planner function might be transferred to Google in the US.

Once you open a website of our internet presence that contains Google Maps your browser will build up a direct connection to the servers of Google. The map content will be transferred by Google directly to your browser and implemented by the browser in the website. Therefore we have no influence on the volume of the collected data by Google.

We have no influence on the further processing and use of the data and thus cannot assume liability.
If you do not want that Google collects processes or uses your data via our internet presence you can deactivate JavaScript in your browser settings. In this case you cannot use the map function.

Further information relating to purpose and volume of the data collection as well as their further processing and usage by Google corresponding social networks, your rights to this effect as well as setting options to protect your privacy can be found in the reference to data protection of Google:  www.google.com/intl/de/privacy/privacy-policy.html.