Provider and responsible authority within the meaning of the Data Protection Act
47809 Krefeld, Germany
Scope of application
Users will be provided with information on the nature, extent and purpose of the collection and use of their data by the responsible provider with this data protection.
The legal framework for data protection is provided by the Federal Data Protection Act (BDSG) and the Telemediengesetz (TMG).
Collection of general information
With each access to this offer, information is automatically collected by us or the webspace provider. This information, also known as server log files, is of a general nature and does not allow conclusions to be drawn about your person.
This includes: Name of website, file, date, data volume, web browser and web browser version, operating system, the domain name of your internet provider, the so-called referrer URL (the page from which you accessed our offer) and The IP address.
Without these data, it would not be technically possible to deliver and display the contents of the website. In this respect, the recording of the data is absolutely necessary. In addition, we use the anonymous information for statistical purposes. They help us to optimize the supply and the technology. We also reserve the right to check the log files in case of suspected illegal use of our offer.
Handling of personal data
Definition: Personal information is any information that makes a person clearly identifiable. It is therefore data that can be traced back to a person.
These personal data include the first name and the name, the telephone number and the e-mail address. Personal data also includes information on hobbies, memberships, preferences, and internet pages that have been called.
These data are only collected, used and, if necessary, passed on by the provider, if the legislator explicitly permits this or the user agrees to the collection, processing, use and transmission of the data.
Registration on our website
Register on our website to use personalized services, personal data will be collected. This includes the name, the address, the telephone number and the e-mail address as contact and communication data.
Login allows access to services and content that are available to registered users only. If necessary, registered users have the possibility to change or delete the data specified in the registration at any time. Upon request, we will of course notify you of the personal data collected and stored. In addition, we will rectify or delete the data on request, provided that there are no statutory retention requirements. For queries and their request for correction or deletion of the data, please use the contact data given in this data protection declaration.
Provision of services at a charge
In order to be able to provide paid services, we request additional data. This applies, for example, to the details of the payment.
In order to ensure the security of your data during transmission, we work with encryption methods (such as SSL) via HTTPS, which reflect the current state of the art.
Sign up for our newsletter, we use the data you enter exclusively for this purpose or to inform you about the circumstances relevant to this service or the registration. We do not pass this data on to third parties.
A valid (valid) e-mail address is required to receive the newsletter. You will also be prompted for the IP address that you use to sign up for the newsletter and the date when you order the newsletter. These data serve as proof of misuse, if a third-party e-mail address is registered for the newsletter. Furthermore, in order to ensure that an e-mail address is not abused by third parties in our mailing list, we work in accordance with the so-called "double-opt-in" procedure. This procedure records the order of the newsletter, the sending of the confirmation mail and the receipt of the confirmation of registration.
At any time, you have the right to revoke your consent to the storage of the data, your e-mail address and its use for sending the newsletter. For the revocation, we provide you with a link in each newsletter and on the website. You also have the opportunity to inform us of your request for revocation via the contact possibilities mentioned in this document.
If you contact us via the online form or by e-mail, we will save the information you have provided to answer your inquiry and to provide any possible connection questions.
Integration of third-party services and content
Our offer sometimes includes the content, services and services of other providers. These include, for example, maps provided by Google Maps, videos from YouTube, and graphics and images from other websites. In order for this data to be called and displayed in the user's browser, the transmission of the IP address is absolutely necessary. The providers (hereinafter referred to as "third-party providers") take the IP address of the respective user.
Even if we try to use only third-party providers who only need the IP address to deliver content, we have no influence on whether the IP address may be stored. This process serves in the case, among other things, statistical purposes. If we know that the IP address is stored, we point out to our users.
This website uses so-called cookies. These are text files that are stored on your computer from the server. They contain information on the browser, the IP address, the operating system and the Internet connection. This data will not be passed on to third parties or linked to personal data without our consent.
Cookies primarily fulfill two tasks. They help us to help you navigate through our offer, and enable the correct presentation of the website. They are not used to infect viruses or start programs.
Users have the opportunity to access our offer without cookies. To do this, the corresponding settings must be changed in the browser. Please inform yourself about the help function of your browser, how cookies are deactivated. We would point out, however, that some functions of this website may be impaired and the use of the services may be restricted. The sites http://www.aboutads.info/choices/ (USA) and http://www.youronlinechoices.com/uk/your-ad-choices/ (Europe) allow you to manage online ad cookies .
We save personal data according to the principles of data avoidance and data parsimony only as long as it is required or prescribed by law (statutory storage period). If the purpose of the information collected or the storage period expires, the data are blocked or deleted.
Your rights to information, rectification, blocking, deletion and objection
You have the right, on request, to request free information, about the personal data stored by us, and / or require correction, blocking or deletion. Exceptions: These are the required data storage for business processing or the data are subject to statutory retention requirements.
For this purpose, please contact our data protection officer (contact data: at the end of the data protection).
To be able to consider a data block at any time, it is necessary to keep the data for control purposes in a lock file. If there is no legally required archiving requirement, you can also request the deletion of the data. Otherwise, we will lock the data if you wish.
In order to ensure that our data protection policy always complies with current legal requirements, we reserve the right to make changes at any time. This also applies in the event that the data protection declaration has to be adapted due to new or revised services, for example new services. The new data protection agreement will then take effect on your next visit.