We would like to inform you with this privacy statement to what extent and for what purpose personal data in connection with the use of the online offer are processed.
Personal information is information about an identified or identifiable natural person. This includes all information about your identity, such as your name, e-mail address or postal address. However, information that can not be linked to your identity (such as statistical information, such as the number of online users) is not considered personally identifiable information.
An automated decision-making based on your personal data does not take place in connection with the use of our online offer.
Processing of personal data
Your information will be stored by us on specially protected servers within the European Union (Federal Republic of Germany). These are protected by technical and organizational measures against loss, destruction, access, modification or dissemination of your data by unauthorized persons. Access to your data is only possible for a few authorized persons. These are responsible for the technical, commercial or editorial support of the servers. However, full protection against all hazards is not possible despite regular checks.
The transmission of our web pages and your entries on our web pages via the internet is basically unencrypted. It is therefore not excluded that third parties can view and / or access the transmitted data. We recommend that you consider this aspect when deciding whether and what data you submit to us over the Internet.
Transfer of personal data to third parties
In principle, we only use your personal information to provide the services you request. Insofar as external service providers are used by us as part of the provision of services, their access to the data is also exclusively for the purpose of providing services. Through technical and organizational measures, we ensure compliance with the data protection regulations and also commit our external service providers to this.
In addition, we do not pass the data on to third parties without your explicit consent, especially for advertising purposes. A transfer of your personal data takes place only if you have consented to the data transfer or if we are entitled or obliged to do so due to statutory provisions and / or official or court orders. This may, in particular, be the provision of information for law enforcement purposes, security or enforcement of intellectual property rights.
Legal bases of data processing
Insofar as we obtain consent for the processing of your personal data, Art. 6 para. 1 lit. a) GDPR as the legal basis for data processing.
Insofar as your personal data are processed because this is necessary to fulfill a contract or in the context of a contract-like relationship with you, Art. 6 para. 1 lit. b) GDPR as the legal basis for data processing.
Insofar as we process your personal data in order to fulfill a legal obligation, Art. 6 para. 1 lit. c) GDPR as legal basis for data processing.
As a legal basis for data processing, Art. 6 para. 1 lit. f) GDPR if the processing of your personal data is necessary for the protection of the legitimate interests of our company or a third party and your interests, fundamental rights and fundamental freedoms do not require the protection of your personal data.
Data erasure and storage duration
We always delete or block your personal data whenever the purpose of the storage is omitted. However, it can also be stored if this is provided for by the legal requirements to which we are subject, for example with regard to statutory retention and documentation obligations. In such a case, we will delete or block your personal data after the end of the respective requirements.
2. Use of our online offer information about your computer
Each time you access our online services, we collect the following information about your computer, regardless of your registration: the IP address of your computer, the request from your browser, and the time of this request. In addition, the status and the amount of data transferred are recorded in the context of this request. We also collect product and version information about the browser used and the operating system of the computer. We keep track of which website accessed the online offer. The IP address of your computer is stored only for the time of use of the online offer and then deleted or anonymized by shortening. The remaining data is stored for a limited period of time.
We use this data for the operation of the online offer, in particular to detect and eliminate errors, to determine the utilization of the online offer and to make adjustments or improvements. For these purposes, our legitimate interest in the processing of data according to Art. 6 para. 1 lit. f) GDPR, which is the legal basis for this processing.
In our online offer we use the map service Google Maps via an interface. This is a service of Google Inc., 1600 Amphitheater Parkway, Mountain View, CA 94034, USA (“Google”).
To use the features of Google Maps, it is necessary to save your IP address. This information is usually transmitted to and stored by Google on servers in the United States. The provider of this page has no influence on this data transfer.
We use Google Maps to help you find the places we have listed on the online offer. This constitutes a legitimate interest within the meaning of Art. 6 para. 1 lit. f) GDPR, which is also the legal basis for the use of Google Maps.
For our online offer – as on many websites – cookies are used. Cookies are small text files that are stored on your computer and that store certain settings and data for exchange with us via our online browser. A cookie usually contains the name of the domain from which the cookie file was sent, as well as information about the age of the cookie and an alphanumeric identifier.
Cookies allow us to recognize the computer and make any presets available immediately. Cookies help us to improve the online offer and offer you a better and more personalized service. This also includes our legitimate interest in the processing of data pursuant to Art. 6 para. 1 lit. f) to see DSGVO.
The cookies we use are so-called session cookies, which are automatically deleted after the end of the browser session. Occasionally, cookies with a longer storage period can be used so that your preferences and preferences can be taken into account even the next time you visit our online service.
Most browsers are set to automatically accept cookies. However, you can disable the storage of cookies or set your browser to notify you when cookies are sent. It is also possible to delete already saved cookies manually via the settings of the browser. Please note that you may be limited or not able to use our online offer if you refuse the storage of cookies or delete necessary cookies.
Technically necessary cookies
Some cookies are technically necessary to enable you to use our online offerings. With these cookies we collect and store the following data:
Contents of an online form
Under the heading “Career” we inform you about job offers. You can send us your application via contact form, e-mail or by post.
Upon receipt of an application, your documents will be forwarded to the responsible employees electronically. Insofar as you have applied for an advertised position, the documents will be automatically deleted six months after completion of the recruitment procedure, provided deletion does not conflict with any other legitimate interests. Such legitimate interests in this sense are, for example, proof requirements in a procedure under the General Equal Treatment Act (AGG). In the case of an application without reference to an advertised position (unsolicited application), the application will be kept for as long as there is a possibility that the application may be of interest. At any time you have the option of requesting that your application be deleted before expiry of the scheduled retention periods. In the case of a successful application, the transmitted data will be stored for the purpose of the employment relationship in compliance with the legal requirements. In all other cases, the legal basis for the storage of your application data is your consent in accordance with. Art. 6 para. 1 lit. a) GDPR.
Communication with us
You can contact us in various ways, including through the contact form on our website.
As far as you would like to use the contact form for the evaluation of our products in our online offer, we collect the personal data that you specify in the contact form, in particular your name and e-mail address. We also store the IP address and the date and time of the request. We process the data transmitted via the contact form exclusively for the purpose of being able to answer your request or your request.
You can decide for yourself which information you submit to us via the contact form. The legal basis for processing your data is your consent in accordance with Art. 6 para. 1 lit. a) GDPR.
After the matter has been processed by us, the data will first be stored in case of any queries. A deletion of the data can be demanded at any time, otherwise the deletion takes place after complete completion of the matter; statutory storage obligations remain unaffected.
Your rights and contact
We attach great importance to explaining the processing of your personal data as transparently as possible and to informing you about your rights. If you want more information or want to exercise your rights, you can contact us at any time to take care of your concerns.
You have extensive rights to the processing of your personal data. First of all, you have a comprehensive right to information and may, if necessary, request the correction and / or deletion or blocking of your personal data. You can also request a restriction of processing and have a right to object. You also have a right to data portability with regard to the personal data you provide to us.
If you wish to claim any of your rights and / or request further information, please contact our customer service. Alternatively, you can contact our Privacy Officer.
Revocation of consent and contradiction
Once consent has been given, it can be freely revoked at any time with effect for the future. The revocation of consent does not affect the legality of the processing carried out on the basis of the consent until the revocation. The contact person for this is our data protection officer.
If the processing of your personal data is not based on consent, but on the basis of another legal basis, you can object to this data processing. Their opposition leads to a review and, if necessary, termination of data processing. You will be informed about the result of the review and – as far as the data processing is still to be continued – we will provide you with further information as to why data processing is permitted.
Data protection officer and contact
For data protection issues or questions, you can contact our privacy officer directly. If you have any questions related to our handling of personal data or further information on data protection issues, our data protection officer is at your disposal:
Links to other websitesOur online offer may contain links to other websites. These links are usually marked as such. We have no influence on the extent to which the linked websites respect the applicable data protection regulations. We therefore recommend that you also inform other websites about the respective privacy statements.