1. the name and contact details of the entity responsible for data processing
Operator of this website and responsible body for the collection, processing and use of your personal data within the meaning of the Data Protection Basic Regulation of the EU (DS-GVO) and the Federal Data Protection Act (BDSG-2018) is
Lingelmann street 5
CEO: Stefan Raßhofer
We would like to point out that the safety information in section 6 of the website of the Federal Office for Information Security (BSI) has been taken from the current state of knowledge. The reference in No. 7 reflects the current legal situation in North Rhine-Westphalia.
2. General information
We use your data in compliance with the applicable data protection regulations. This data protection declaration informs you which personal data we collect and store from you. You will also receive information on how your data is used and which rights you have with regard to the use of your data.
3. collection and storage of personal data and the nature and purpose of their use
You have various possibilities to contact us via the Internet:
a) Visiting our website
Every time you visit our website, your browser automatically sends information to the server of our website and temporarily saves it in a so-called log file. The following data is collected without your intervention and stored until automated deletion:
the IP address of the requesting computer,
the date and time of the access,
is the name and URL of the retrieved file,
the website from which the access is made,
the operating system of your computer and the browser you are using,
the name of your Internet access provider.
The data mentioned will be processed by us for the following purposes:
Ensuring a smooth connection of the website,
To ensure a comfortable use of our website,
Evaluation of system safety and stability,
other administrative purposes.
The legal basis for data processing is Art. 6 para. 1 sentence 1 lit. f DS-GVO, according to which processing is lawful if "processing is necessary to safeguard the legitimate interest of the data controller or of a third party, unless the interests or fundamental rights and freedoms of the data subject, which require the protection of personal data, prevail, in particular if the data subject is a child".
b) Use of our contact form
If you have any questions, we offer you the opportunity to contact us using the form provided on this website.
A valid e-mail address must be provided so that we know who sent the request and can respond to it. Further information may be provided voluntarily. Data processing for the purpose of contacting us is based on your voluntary consent (Art. 6 Para. 1 S. 1 lit. a DS-GVO). The personal data collected by us for the use of the contact form will be automatically deleted after your request has been dealt with.
4. passing on data
A transfer of your personal data to third parties will only take place if
- you have given your express consent to this (Art. 6 para. 1 sentence 1 lit. a DS-GVO)
- the disclosure is legally permissible and necessary for the processing of contractual relationships with you (Art. 6 Para. 1 S. 1 lit. b DS-GVO)
- there is a legal obligation to pass on the data (Art. 6 para. 1 sentence 1 lit. c DS-GVO)
- the disclosure is necessary for the assertion, exercise or defence of legal claims and there is no reason to assume that you have an overriding legitimate interest in not disclosing your data (Art. 6 para. 1 sentence 1 lit. f DS-GVO).
The cookie is used to store information that arises in connection with the specific end device used. This does not mean, however, that we will immediately become informed of your identity.
In addition, we also use temporary cookies to optimise user-friendliness, which are stored on your terminal for a specific period of time. When you visit our site again to use our services, it is automatically recognized that you have already been with us and what inputs and settings you have made. You do not have to do this again.
The data processed by cookies are necessary for the purposes mentioned to safeguard our legitimate interests and the interests of third parties (Art. 6 Para. 1 S. 1 lit. f DS-GVO).
Most browsers automatically accept cookies. However, you can also configure your browser so that no cookies are stored on your computer or a message always appears before a new cookie is created.
The complete deactivation of cookies may result in you not being able to use all the functions of our website.
6. Social media
We take the current discussion about data protection in social networks very seriously. It is currently not legally clear whether and to what extent all networks offer their services in accordance with European data protection regulations.
We therefore expressly draw attention to the fact that the services we use (here: Facebook), Twitter, Xing, Google+ and YouTube store the data of their users (e.g. personal information, IP address) in accordance with their own data usage guidelines and use them for business purposes.
We have no control over data collection and its further use by social networks. For example, we do not know to what extent, where or for how long the data will be stored, to what extent the networks will comply with existing deletion obligations, what evaluations and links will be made to the data and to whom the data will be passed on.
7. Use of Google Maps
This website uses Google Maps API to visually display geographic information. When Google Maps is used, Google also collects, processes and uses data relating to the use of map functions by visitors. For more information about data processing by Google, please refer to the Google Privacy Notice. There you can also change your personal data protection settings in the data protection centre.
7a. Use of Matomo
On this website data is collected and stored using the web analysis service software Matomo (www.matomo.org), a service of the provider InnoCraft Ltd., 150 Willis St, 6011 Wellington, New Zealand, ("Matomo") on the basis of our legitimate interest in statistical analysis of user behaviour for optimisation and marketing purposes in accordance with Art. 6 para. 1 lit. f DSGVO. From this data, pseudonymised user profiles can be created and evaluated for the same purpose. Cookies may be used for this purpose. Cookies are small text files that are stored locally in the cache of the Internet browser of the page visitor. The cookies enable, among other things, the recognition of the Internet browser. The data collected using Matomo technology (including your pseudonymised IP address) is processed on our servers. .
The information generated by the cookie in the pseudonymous user profile is not used to personally identify the visitor to this website and is not merged with personal data about the bearer of the pseudonym.
If you do not agree with the storage and evaluation of this data from your visit, you can object to its subsequent storage and use at any time by mouse click. In this case, a so-called opt-out cookie is stored in your browser, which means that Matomo does not collect any session data. Please note that the complete deletion of your cookies means that the opt-out cookie will also be deleted and may have to be reactivated by you.
8. Protection of minors
Persons under 18 years of age should not transmit personal data to us without the consent of their parents or legal guardians.
We do not request personal data from children and young people. We do not knowingly collect such data and do not pass them on to third parties.
9. Rights of data subjects
You have the right,
in accordance with Art. 7 Para. 3 DS-GVO to revoke your once given consent to us at any time. This revocation does not affect the lawfulness of the processing that has taken place on the basis of your prior consent. The revocation only has the consequence that we may no longer continue the data processing based on this consent in the future, to request information about your personal data processed by us in accordance with Art. 15 DS-GVO. In particular, you may request information about the purposes of the processing, the categories of personal data that are or have been processed, the recipients or categories of recipients to whom your data are or have been disclosed, the planned storage period, the existence of a right of rectification, erasure or limitation of the processing or a right of objection, the existence of a right of appeal to a supervisory authority, the origin of your data, if not collected by us, the existence of automated decision making, including profiling and, if applicable, the existence of a right of access to your data. relevant information about the logic involved and the scope and intended impact of such processing on you,
in accordance with Art. 16 DS-GVO, to demand without delay the correction of incorrect personal data relating to you or the completion of your personal data stored by us, if incomplete, in accordance with Art. 17 DS-GVO, to request the deletion of your personal data stored with us; this does not apply if the processing of your data is necessary to exercise the right to freedom of expression and information, to fulfil a legal obligation, for reasons of public interest in the field of public health, for archiving purposes in the public interest, scientific or historical research purposes or for statistical purposes, or to assert, exercise or defend legal claims.
to demand the restriction of the processing of your personal data in accordance with Art. 18 DS-GVO. This applies insofar as the correctness of the data is disputed by you, the processing is unlawful, but you object to the deletion of the data and request instead the restriction of the use of the data, we no longer need the data, but you need the data to assert, exercise or defend legal claims, you have lodged an objection to the processing under Article 21(1) of the DPA. pursuant to Art. 20 DS-GVO to receive your personal data which you have provided us with in a structured, common and machine-readable format or to request that it be transferred to another responsible party. pursuant to Art. 77 DS-GVO to complain to a supervisory authority
You may at any time submit a complaint to the supervisory authority responsible for you. Your competent supervisory authority depends on the state in which you live, work or are suspected of having committed an infringement. A list of the supervisory authorities (for the non-public sector) with their addresses can be found at: www.bfdi.bund.de/DE/Infothek/Anschriften_Links/anschriften_links-node.html.
10. Right of objection
If your personal data are processed on the basis of legitimate interests (Art. 6 (1) sentence 1 letter f of the DS-GVO), you have the right to object to the processing in accordance with Art. 21 DS-GVO, provided there are reasons for doing so arising from your particular situation or if the objection is directed against direct marketing. In the latter case, you have a general right of objection, which we will implement without specifying a special situation.
If you wish to exercise your right of objection, please send an e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org.
11. Data security
We use the common SSL (Secure Socket Layer) procedure within the website visit in connection with the highest encryption level supported by your browser. As a rule, this is a 256 bit encryption.
You can tell whether an individual page of our website is transmitted in encrypted form by the closed display of the key or lock symbol in the status bar of your browser.
We also use suitable technical and organisational security measures to protect your data against accidental or deliberate manipulation, against partial or complete loss, against destruction or against unauthorised access by third parties. Our security measures are continuously improved in line with technological developments.
12. Links to other websites
We link websites of other providers (third parties) that are not affiliated with us.
We assume no responsibility for data collection and processing by third parties.
You can recognize third-party websites by the fact that they always open in a separate window of your browser.
13. How to contact us with questions
If you have any questions about data protection on our website, we would be pleased to receive your e-mail to email@example.com.
14. Regular updating of this data protection notice
The data protection legal framework for service providers is subject to constant changes and adjustments. These changes and adjustments make it necessary from time to time to update our data protection information. You can recognize the current status by the line "Status: ..." at the end of this data protection information.