During website visits, we store access data in server log files, including browser type/version, operating system, referrer URL, host name of the accessing computer (IP address), and time/date of the server request. This data is not personally identifiable and is used for website functionality, optimization, and security. The legal basis for data storage is Art. 6 para. 1 lit f DSGVO.
Personal data, including log files and cookies, are processed during web hosting for the purpose of providing the online offer, following Art. 6 para. 1 lit. f DSGVO. The data is deleted when no longer required for the offer, with an agreement in place with the hosting partner per Art. 28 DSGVO.
We employ SSL security with 256-bit encryption for data transfer, ensuring maximum security. The closed key/lock symbol in the browser indicates encrypted data transmission.
Duration of Storage:
Data is deleted when no longer needed for the purpose collected. For contact form data and email, this occurs after the conversation ends or contractual measures expire, and no legal retention periods exist.
Visitor comments, along with IP address and user agent string, are collected to detect spam. Comments are saved indefinitely for automatic recognition of follow-up comments.
The newsletter is sent via MailChimp, with recipient data stored on MailChimp servers in the USA. MailChimp follows data protection regulations, and data is deleted when no longer needed. Statistical surveys in newsletters use web beacons for technical improvement.
Online Access and Data Management:
Rights of Data Subjects:
Users have rights to revoke consent, block/delete/correct personal data, request information, and appeal. Revocation requires identity verification.
Google Analytics is used, collecting data through cookies for website analysis. IP addresses are anonymized, and users can opt out. A data processing agreement with Google is in place.
Duration of Data Storage:
Personal data is stored for the legal retention period and deleted afterward.
Cookies make the website user-friendly, effective, and secure. Session cookies are automatically deleted, while others remain until deleted by the user.
Updating the Privacy Statement:
The privacy statement may change as per business requirements.