1. Your privacy is our concern
We’re happy that you’re interested in our company and our products. We want to feel secure with regard to your privacy when you visit the pages of our website. We take your privacy very seriously. It goes without saying that we abide by the terms of the German Federal Data Protection Act.
We want you to know when we collect data, and how we use it. We have adopted technical and organizational measures that ensure that the regulations regarding privacy and data protection are observed, both by us and by external service providers who work for us.
2. Personal data
Personal data is information that identifies you. This includes, for example, information such as: name, address, telephone number and email address. To use our website, it is not necessary for you to disclose any personal information. In certain cases however, we need your name, address and other details so that we can provide the desired services.
This also applies to sending you information or ordered goods or answering individual questions. Where necessary, we will point this out to you. In addition, we collect and store only the data that you provide to us voluntarily or automatically.
If you request our service, we usually only use those data collected that we need to fulfil your request. If we ask for more personal data, it is voluntary. We use personal data in order to provide the requested service and protect our own business interests.
3. Intended use of personal data
In accordance with the provisions of the Federal Data Protection Act, we only collect, process and use the personal data you provide to us for the reasons disclosed to you. We will not sell or rent your data to a third party. We disclose your personal information to third parties only in the event that an administrative or court order exists, if it is required for credit protection or if you have given your express consent.
Our staff and the service companies contracted by us are sworn to secrecy and must comply with the provisions of the Federal Data Protection Act. Your data will not be used for advertising or market research by third parties unless you have given your express consent.
4. Non-personal data that is collected automatically
When using our website, the following data is stored for organizational and technical reasons: names of the pages accessed, browser and operating system used, date and time of access, search engines used, names of downloaded files and your IP address.
We evaluate this technical data anonymously and only for statistical purposes, so that we can continue to optimize our internet presence and make our internet services more attractive to you. This anonymous data does not allow anyone to identify an individual person. Your personal information and your privacy are protected in this manner.
When you visit one of our websites, information may be saved on your computer as a cookie. Cookies are small text files sent by a web server to your browser and stored on the hard drive of your computer. This information is used to automatically recognize you when you revisit our websites again and provide you with a smoother navigating experience. Cookies enable us, for example, to adapt a website to your interests.
6. Google Analytics
We have taken appropriate technical and organizational security measures to protect your data from accidental or deliberate manipulation, loss, destruction, and access by unauthorized parties. All our employees and all external persons processing data are bound by the German Federal Privacy Protection Act, and will treat your data confidentially.
If personal data is collected, its transfer will be encrypted in order to prevent misuse of data by third parties. Our security measures are subject to continuous revision in line with technical developments.
8. General notice regarding external links
For your information, our website contains links to the websites of third parties. We have no influence over the content or design of those websites, which are operated by third parties. The contents of this privacy statement may not apply on those sites. Please inform yourself with the respective provider through the privacy statements provided on the respective website.
10. Right to information/objection
At any time you can request to be informed about which of your personal data is being stored by us. You can also retract your consent to the collection and storage of your personal data by us at any time. If necessary, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
11. Data protection officer
If you have further questions regarding this privacy information or the processing of your personal information, please contact our data protection officer: email@example.com.