Data privacy statement
We respect your data privacy rights, especially your right to be informed with regard to your personal data stored by us. You decide which personal data we receive and how we use it. Our employees are bound to secrecy. The safety precautions are in accordance with the current technical standards.
We comply with the legal regulations of the German Telemedia Act (Telemediengesetz/TMG).
All of our public web pages have anonymous access. We collect statistical information about the number of viewers that have been to each page of our website. Information we record may include processor and browser type, internet service provider, the date and time of access and calculation data. These data are used for internal purposes only with no personal references. If we want to collect, process or use personal data from your visit of our webite, we shall inform you accordingly.
As far as public areas are concerned, personal data will only be collected, processed and used if you have voluntarily provided us with these data und have expressly given us your consent (e.g. “Yes, I have read the Data Privacy Statement”). We need your data, e.g. name, age, gender, address etc. to submit you a requested offer.
Personal settings are saved via cookies. These cookies are small data files and are stored permanently on the user's computer. They are necessary for a correct functioning of the website. Thereby it is assured that your personal settings are stored when you visit the website again (especially when you log in again). For this purpose, common types of cookies are used in addition to the server-side databases.
Personal data about underage persons are only collected knowingly via legal guardians and only when the person-related data processing and use is necessary for the fulfillment of a contract. Data about underage persons are only collected with the consent of the legal guardian.
If you use a file from our download offerings, access data is stored. Each data set consists of:
- The page from which the data file was requested
- The name of the data file
- Date and time of the request
- Transferred data volume
- Access status (file transferred, file not found etc.)
- A description of the type of browser used
Your IP address will not be stored. The generation of user profiles is excluded. The stored data is analysed for statistical purposes only. Circulation of data to third parties, even in extracts, does not take place.
Our Data Privacy Statement can be viewed on our website and printed any time. Upon request, we shall also send it to you by email or fax. If you so wish, please send us a short email.
You have the right to revoke an agreement on data processing and usage given with future effect at all times. If you wish to do this, please send us an email with your address, date of birth and your email address. We will then promptly delete your personal data.
We will correct and complete stored data as soon as any modifications become known to us. If required, we also notify the data receiver of this. As a member of a closed user group, you have direct influence on the quality of your personal data.
If the legal or contractual retention period has expired or if the data is no longer required, stored data will be deleted through an automated procedure.
We will not sell or rent out personal data to others - not even from user groups or email lists. The internal use of data for advertising purposes can take place, provided that you have not objected. We consider the limits drawn by data protection and competition law.
Should you have any queries concerning this Data Privacy Statement, please feel free to contact our data protection officer.
Right of Withdrawal
You are entitled to withdraw your consent to the processing of personal data with future effect at any time.