according to Sec. 5 German Telemedia Act (TMG):
Obere Bergstr. 42
Information concerning professional indemnity insurance:
Name and residence of insurer:
Berufsgenossenschaft Energie Textil Elektro
The European Commission provides a platform for online dispute resolution (OS): https://ec.europa.eu/consumers/odr.
Please find our email in the impressum/legal notice.
We do not take part in online
dispute resolutions at consumer arbitration boards.
Liability for Contents
providers, we are liable for own contents of these websites according to Sec. 7, paragraph 1 German
Telemedia Act (TMG). However, according to Sec. 8 to 10 German Telemedia Act (TMG), service
providers are not obligated to permanently monitor submitted or stored information or to search for
evidences that indicate illegal activities.
Legal obligations to removing information or to blocking
the use of information remain unchallenged. In this case, liability is only possible at the time of knowledge
about a specific violation of law. Illegal contents will be removed immediately at the time we get knowledge
Liability for Links
Our offer includes links to external third party websites. We
have no influence on the contents of those websites, therefore we cannot guarantee for those contents.
Providers or administrators of linked websites are always responsible for their own contents.
linked websites had been checked for possible violations of law at the time of the establishment of the link.
Illegal contents were not detected at the time of the linking. A permanent monitoring of the contents of
linked websites cannot be imposed without reasonable indications that there has been a violation of law.
Illegal links will be removed immediately at the time we get knowledge of them.
Contents and compilations published on these websites by the providers are subject to German
copyright laws. Reproduction, editing, distribution as well as the use of any kind outside the scope of the
copyright law require a written permission of the author or originator. Downloads and copies of these
websites are permitted for private use only.
The commercial use of our contents without permission
of the originator is prohibited.
Copyright laws of third parties are respected as long as the contents
on these websites do not originate from the provider. Contributions of third parties on this site are
indicated as such. However, if you notice any violations of copyright law, please inform us. Such contents
will be removed immediately.
1. An overview of data protection
The following gives a simple overview of what happens to your personal information when you visit our
website. Personal information is any data with which you could be personally identified. Detailed
Data collection on our website
Who is responsible for the data collection on this
The data collected on this website are processed by the website operator. The
operator’s contact details can be found in the website’s required legal notice.
How do we
collect your data?
Some data are collected when you provide it to us. This could, for
example, be data you enter on a contact form.
Other data are collected automatically by our IT
systems when you visit the website. These data are primarily technical data such as the browser and
operating system you are using or when you accessed the page. These data are collected automatically
as soon as you enter our website.
What do we use your data for?
of the data is collected to ensure the proper functioning of the website. Other data can be used to analyze
how visitors use the site.
What rights do you have regarding your data?
You always have the right to request information about your stored data, its origin, its recipients, and
the purpose of its collection at no charge. You also have the right to request that it be corrected, blocked,
or deleted. You can contact us at any time using the address given in the legal notice if you have further
questions about the issue of privacy and data protection. You may also, of course, file a complaint with the
competent regulatory authorities.
2. General information and mandatory information
The operators of this website take the protection of your personal data very
seriously. We treat your personal data as confidential and in accordance with the statutory data protection
If you use this website, various pieces of personal data will be
collected. Personal information is any data with which you could be personally identified. This privacy
policy explains what information we collect and what we use it for. It also explains how and for what
purpose this happens.
Please note that data transmitted via the internet (e.g. via email
communication) may be subject to security breaches. Complete protection of your data from third-party
access is not possible.
Notice concerning the party responsible for this website
party responsible for processing data on this website is:
responsible party is the natural or legal person who alone or jointly with others decides on the purposes
and means of processing personal data (names, email addresses, etc.).
Revocation of your
consent to the processing of your data
Many data processing operations are only possible with
your express consent. You may revoke your consent at any time with future effect. An informal email
making this request is sufficient. The data processed before we receive your request may still be legally
Right to file complaints with regulatory authorities
If there has been a
breach of data protection legislation, the person affected may file a complaint with the competent
regulatory authorities. The competent regulatory authority for matters related to data protection legislation
is the data protection officer of the German state in which our company is headquartered. A list of data
protection officers and their contact details can be found at the following link: https://www.bfdi.bund.de/DE/Infothek/Anschriften_Links/anschriften_linksnode.html.
Right to data portability
You have the right to have data which we
process based on your consent or in fulfillment of a contract automatically delivered to yourself or to a third
party in a standard, machine-readable format. If you require the direct transfer of data to another
responsible party, this will only be done to the extent technically feasible.
SSL or TLS
This site uses SSL or TLS encryption for security reasons and for the protection of
the transmission of confidential content, such as the inquiries you send to us as the site operator. You can
recognize an encrypted connection in your browser’s address line when it changes from
"http://" to "https://" and the lock icon is displayed in your browser’s address
If SSL or TLS encryption is activated, the data you transfer to us cannot be read by third
Encrypted payments on this website
If you enter into a contract which requires
you to send us your payment information (e.g. account number for direct debits), we will require this data
to process your payment.
Payment transactions using common means of payment
(Visa/MasterCard, direct debit) are only made via encrypted SSL or TLS connections. You can recognize
an encrypted connection in your browser’s address line when it changes from "http://" to
"https://" and the lock icon in your browser line is visible.
In the case of encrypted
communication, any payment details you submit to us cannot be read by third parties.
Information, blocking, deletion
As permitted by law, you have the right to be provided at any
time with information free of charge about any of your personal data that is stored as well as its origin, the
recipient and the purpose for which it has been processed. You also have the right to have this data
corrected, blocked or deleted. You can contact us at any time using the address given in our legal notice if
you have further questions on the topic of personal data.
3. Data collection on our website
not contain any viruses. Cookies help make our website more user-friendly, efficient, and secure. Cookies
are small text files that are stored on your computer and saved by your browser.
Most of the
cookies we use are so-called "session cookies." They are automatically deleted after your visit.
Other cookies remain in your device’s memory until you delete them. These cookies make it possible to
recognize your browser when you next visit the site.
You can configure your browser to inform you
cookie. Alternatively, your browser can be configured to automatically accept cookies under certain
conditions or to always reject them, or to automatically delete cookies when closing your browser.
Disabling cookies may limit the functionality of this website.
Cookies which are necessary to allow
electronic communications or to provide certain functions you wish to use (such as the shopping cart) are
stored pursuant to Art. 6 paragraph 1, letter f of DSGVO. The website operator has a legitimate interest in
the storage of cookies to ensure an optimized service provided free of technical errors. If other cookies
(such as those used to analyze your surfing behavior) are also stored, they will be treated separately in
Server log files
The website provider automatically collects and
stores information that your browser automatically transmits to us in "server log files". These
- Browser type and browser version
- Operating system used
- Host name of the accessing computer
- Time of the server request
These data will not be combined with data from other sources.
for data processing is Art. 6 (1) (f) DSGVO, which allows the processing of data to fulfill a contract or for
measures preliminary to a contract.
Should you send us questions via the
contact form, we will collect the data entered on the form, including the contact details you provide, to
answer your question and any follow-up questions. We do not share this information without your
We will, therefore, process any data you enter onto the contact form only with your
consent per Art. 6 (1)(a) DSGVO. You may revoke your consent at any time. An informal email making this
request is sufficient. The data processed before we receive your request may still be legally
We will retain the data you provide on the contact form until you request its deletion,
revoke your consent for its storage, or the purpose for its storage no longer pertains (e.g. after fulfilling
your request). Any mandatory statutory provisions, especially those regarding mandatory data retention
periods, remain unaffected by this provision.
Processing of data (customer and contract
We collect, process, and use personal data only insofar as it is necessary to establish, or
modify legal relationships with us (master data). This is done based on Art. 6 (1) (b) DSGVO, which allows
the processing of data to fulfill a contract or for measures preliminary to a contract. We collect, process
and use your personal data when accessing our website (usage data) only to the extent required to enable
you to access our service or to bill you for the same.
Collected customer data shall be deleted
after completion of the order or termination of the business relationship. Legal retention periods remain
Data transferred when signing up for services and digital content
transmit personally identifiable data to third parties only to the extent required to fulfill the terms of your
contract with us, for example, to banks entrusted to process your payments.
Your data will not be
transmitted for any other purpose unless you have given your express permission to do so. Your data will
not be disclosed to third parties for advertising purposes without your express consent.
for data processing is Art. 6 (1) (b) DSGVO, which allows the processing of data to fulfill a contract or for
measures preliminary to a contract.
4. Analytics and advertising
We use "Google reCAPTCHA" (hereinafter "reCAPTCHA")
on our websites. This service is provided by Google Inc., 1600 Amphitheater Parkway, Mountain View, CA
94043, USA ("Google").
reCAPTCHA is used to check whether the data entered on
our website (such as on a contact form) has been entered by a human or by an automated program. To do
this, reCAPTCHA analyzes the behavior of the website visitor based on various characteristics. This
analysis starts automatically as soon as the website visitor enters the website. For the analysis,
reCAPTCHA evaluates various information (e.g. IP address, how long the visitor has been on the website,
or mouse movements made by the user). The data collected during the analysis will be forwarded to
The reCAPTCHA analyses take place completely in the background. Website visitors are
not advised that such an analysis is taking place.
Data processing is based on Art. 6 (1) (f)
DSGVO. The website operator has a legitimate interest in protecting its site from abusive automated
crawling and spam.
please visit the following links: https://www.google.com/intl/de/policies/privacy/ and https://www.google.com/recaptcha/intro/android.html.
5. Plugins and
Our website uses plugins from YouTube, which is operated by
Google. The operator of the pages is YouTube LLC, 901 Cherry Ave., San Bruno, CA 94066, USA.
If you visit one of our pages featuring a YouTube plugin, a connection to the YouTube servers is
established. Here the YouTube server is informed about which of our pages you have visited.
you’re logged in to your YouTube account, YouTube allows you to associate your browsing behavior
directly with your personal profile. You can prevent this by logging out of your YouTube account.
YouTube is used to help make our website appealing. This constitutes a justified interest pursuant to
Art. 6 (1) (f) DSGVO.
Further information about handling user data, can be found in the data
protection declaration of YouTube under https://www.google.de/intl/de/policies/privacy.
Google Web Fonts
For uniform representation of fonts, this page uses web fonts provided by Google. When you open a
page, your browser loads the required web fonts into your browser cache to display texts and fonts
For this purpose your browser has to establish a direct connection to Google servers.
Google thus becomes aware that our web page was accessed via your IP address. The use of Google
Web fonts is done in the interest of a uniform and attractive presentation of our website. This constitutes a
justified interest pursuant to Art. 6 (1) (f) DSGVO.
If your browser does not support web fonts, a
standard font is used by your computer.
uses the Google Maps map service via an API. It is operated by Google Inc., 1600 Amphitheatre Parkway,
Mountain View, CA 94043, USA.
To use Google Maps, it is necessary to save your IP address.
This information is generally transmitted to a Google server in the USA and stored there. The provider of
this site has no influence on this data transfer.
The use of Google Maps is in the interest of
making our website appealing and to facilitate the location of places specified by us on the website. This
constitutes a justified interest pursuant to Art. 6 (1) (f) DSGVO.
Further information about handling
user data, can be found in the data protection declaration of Google at https://www.google.de/intl/de/policies/privacy/.
6. Payment service
Our website accepts payments via PayPal. The provider of this
service is PayPal (Europe) S.à.r.l & Cie, S.C.A. (22-24 Boulevard Royal, L-2449 Luxembourg.
you select payment via PayPal, the payment data you provide will be supplied to PayPal based on Art. 6
(1) (a) (Consent) and Art. 6 (1) (b) DSGVO (Processing for contract purposes). You have the option to
revoke your consent at any time with future effect. It does not affect the processing of data previously