Data protection

1. Data protection at a glance

The following information presents what happens to your personal data when visiting our website at a glance. Personal data is all data with which you can be personally identified. More detailed information regarding data protection can be found in the data protection statement below this text.

Data acquisition on our website

Who is responsible for data acquisition on our website?
The data processing on this website is handled by the website operator. Their contact information can be found in the site credits of this website.

How are we acquiring your data?
Your data is collected by you transmitting it to us, for example when filing a contact form.
Other data is automatically gathered when visiting our website by our IT-systems. These are mainly technical dat (i.e. web browser, operating browser or time of the page call). The acquisition of that data ensues automatically as soon as you visit our website.

What is your data used for?
Part of the data is collected in order to insure the error-free provision of this website. Other data can be used to analyze your user behaviour.

Which rights do you have concerning your data?
At any time you have the right to obtain information about the origin, recipient and purpose of your stored personal data, free of charge. You also have the right to request the correction, blocking or deletion of this data. Concerning this and other questions about data protection you can contact us at any time at the address given in the imprint Furthermore, you have the right of appeal at the responsible supervisory authority.

Analysis tools and third-party tools
When visiting our website, your surfing behaviour can be statistically evaluated. This transpires especially with Cookies and so-called analysis programs. The analysis of your surfing behaviour is usually anonymous; the surfing behaviour can not be tracked back to you. You can object to this analysis or prevent it by not using certain tools. Detailed information can be found in the following privacy policy. Information regarding your contestation possibilities can be found in the privacy policy below.

2. General information and compulsory information concerning data protection

The operators of these websites take the protection of your personal data very seriously. We treat your personal data confidentially and in accordance with the statutory data protection regulations and with this privacy policy.

When using this website, various personal data will be collected. Personal data is all data with which you can be personally identified. This privacy policy explains what data we collect and what we use it for. Please note that data transmission over the Internet (for example, when communicating by e-mail) may have security vulnerabilities. A complete protection of the data from access by third parties is not possible.

Note regarding responsibility
The for data processing on this website responsible authority is:

Marie-Curie-Straße 3
07629 Hermsdorf

T +49 36601 9328-800

The responsible authority is the physical or legal person who, alone or in cooperation with others, decides on the purpose and means of processing personal data(i.e. names, e-mail addresses, etc.).

Revocation of your consent to data processing
Many data processing operations are only possible with your consent. You can revoke an already given consent at any time. An informal message via e-mail to us is sufficient. The legality of the data processing carried out until the revocation remains unaffected by the revocation.

Right of appeal to the responsible supervisory authority
In case of violations of data protection law, the person concerned has the right of appeal to the responsible supervisory authority. The responsible supervisory authority in matters of data protection law is the state data protection officer of the federal state in which our company is based. A list of data protection officers and their contact information can be found in following link:

Right to data portability
You have the right to have data, processed by us on the basis of your consent or in fulfillment of a contract, delivered to you or to a third party in a standard, machine-readable format. If you require the direct transferal of the data to another person in charge, this will only be done to a technically feasible extent.

SSL- and TLS-encryption
For security reasons and to protect the transmission of confidential content, such as orders or requests that you send to us as a site operator, this site uses an SSL- or TLS-encryption. An encrypted connection is indicated by the browser’s address bar changing from "http: //" to "https: //" and the lock icon in your browser bar. When SSL- or TLS-encryption is enabled, the data you submit to us can not be read by third parties.

Information, blocking and deletion
Within the scope of the applicable legal provisions, you have the right to obtain information regarding your stored personal data, its origin, recipient and the purpose of the data processing at any time free of charge. You also have the right to correct, clock or delete this data, if necessary. For further information on personal data, please contact us any time at the address given in the imprint.

Contradiction against advertising e-mails
The use of contact data published in the context of the imprint obligation for the purpose of sending unsolicited advertising and information materials is hereby rejected. The operators of the pages expressly reserve the right to take legal action in the event of the unsolicited sending of advertising information, such as spam e-mails.

3. Data security officer

Statutory data protection officer

We have appointed a data protection officer for our company.

Ingenieurbüro für Arbeitssicherheit und Datenschutz Marcus Pohlack
Lutherstraße 26
07743 Jena
Telefon: +49 3641 575993

4. Data acquisition on our website / Cookies

The websites partly use so-called Cookies. Cookies do not harm your computer nor contain viruses. Cookies are used to make our offer more user-friendly, effective 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 stored on your device until you delete them. These Cookies allow us to recognize your browser on your next visit.

You can set your browser to inform you about the setting of Cookies, to allow it only in individual cases, in certain cases or not at all. You can also regulate the automatized deletion of the Cookies when closing the browser in your settings. Disabling Cookies may limit the functionality of this website.

Cookies that are required in order to carry out the electronic communication process or to provide certain functions desired by you (i.e. shopping cart function) are saved on the basis of Art. 6 para. 1 lit. F DSGVO.

The website operator has a legitimate interest in the storage of Cookies for the technically correct and optimized provision of the website. If other Cookies (such as Cookies for analyzing your browsing behavior) are stored, they will be treated separately in this privacy policy.

Server log files
The provider of these websites automatically collects and stores information in so-called server log files, which your browser automatically transmits to us. This information includes:

  • browser type and browser version
  • operating system in use
  • referrer URL
  • hostname of the accessing computer
  • time of the server request
  • IP address

There is no merge of this data with other data sources.
The basis for data processing is art. 6 para. 1 lit. F DSGVO, which allows the processing of data to fulfill a contract or pre-contractual measures.

Contact form
When sending us inquiries via the contact form, your details from it, including the contact details you provided there, will be stored in order to process the request and in case of follow-up questions. We will not share this data without your consent. Therefore, the processing of your data in the contact form takes place exclusively on the basis of your consent (Art. 6 para. 1 lit. a DSGVO). You can revoke this consent at any time, by sending us an informal e-mail. The legality of the data processing operations carried out before the revocation, remains unaffected by it.

The information you provide in the contact form will remain with us until you ask us to delete it, revoke your consent to storage it, or the purpose for the data storage is fulfilled (for example, when your request has been fully processed). Mandatory statutory provisions - especially retention periods - remain unaffected.

5. Analysis tools and advertising by Google Analytics

This website uses functions provided by the web analytics service Google Analytics. Provider is Google Inc., 1600 Amphitheater Parkway, Mountain View, CA 94043, USA.

Google Analytics uses so-called “Cookies”. Cookies are small text files that are stored on your computer and allow the analysis of your usage of the website. The information generated by the Cookie is usually transmitted to a Google server in the USA and stored there.

Google Analytics Cookies are stored on the basis of art. 6 para. 1 lit. f DSGVO. The website operator has a legitimate interest in analyzing user behaviour in order to optimize both website and advertising.

IP anonymization
We have activated the IP anonymization function on this website. As a result, your IP address will be truncated by Google within the member states of the European Union or other parties involved in the Agreement on the European Economic Area prior to the transmission to the United States. The full IP address will be sent to a Google server in the US to be shortened there only in exceptional cases. On behalf of this website’s operator, Google will use this information to evaluate your use of this website, to compile reports on website activity and to provide other services related to website and internet usage to the website’s operator. The IP address transferred from your browser to Google Analytics will not be merged with any other Google data.

Browser Plug-In
You can prevent the storage of Cookies by enabling a corresponding setting of your browser software; however, we point out that in this case you may not be able to use all functions of this website. You can also prevent Google from collecting the data related to your use of this website (including your IP-address) as well as Google processing this data, by downloading and installing the browser plug-in under the following link:

Objection against data collection
You can prevent Google Analytics from collecting your data by clicking on the following link. An Opt-Out Cookie will be set to prevent your data from being collected on future visits to this website:

For more information on how user data is being handled by Google Analytics, please see the following Google Privacy Policy:

Order processing
We have signed an agreement with Google regarding order data processing and fully implement the strict requirements set by the German data protection authorities when using Google Analytics.