Information on data privacy
We will use your personal data only to answer your inquiry, to process your order, or to enable you to have access to further information or offers. In order to meet your requirements it may become necessary for us to store and process your personal data (name, first name, address, etc.). At this we pursue the principle of data economy by collecting, storing, processing, and utilizing only such data, which serve the specified purpose. Please note that not all data are mandatory information. We of course do not compile any user profiles. Furthermore we collect data regarding the visits at our websites. Such information will give us some indication on the general interests and preferences of our visitors. That sort of data however is not individual-related but only of statistical nature. Moreover we automatically collect and store information that is transmitted to us by your browser such as, for example, the IP address. All personal data will be treated in compliance with the statutory provisions.
When we involve subcontractors or vicarious agents who need such data in the performance of services that you wish to make use of, we will forward such data on a need-to-know basis. In that case we will obligate our partners to treat such data confidential and to delete the same forthwith as soon as they are no longer required in accordance with the statutory provisions. However please understand that we are not in a position to comprehensively monitor the compliance with such obligation on the part of subcontractors or vicarious agents so that we cannot assume any liability for potential infringements. Beyond that we do not forward any collected data to any third parties; in particular such data will not be sold, rented out, or exchanged.
Any and all data will in each case be stored and/or processed separately and at no point in time amalgamated. Personal data are stored for a maximum period of 6 months, or until the services you requested are performed and completed. At any time of course you have the alternative to demand deletion of your data in whole or in part. In that case we will meet such requirement immediately.
We take technical and organizational precautions to ensure the security of your personal data. Your data will be diligently protected against loss, falsification, manipulation, or unauthorized access and disclosure. Our safety precautions are being continuously enhanced in accordance with the technological development in the Internet.
On our websites in some places cookies are used. The application of cookies contributes to the effective utilization of the websites. A cookie consists of information that are sent from our websites to the browser of the visitor in order to store them on the visitor’s system. The cookie is solely used for recognizing a visitor. It is possible to set the installed browser so that the user is informed thereof when a cookie is received. The user itself can decide whether to accept the cookie or not.
Right to information
Upon request we will inform you in writing in accordance with applicable law, if and what personal data are stored by us regarding your person.