Data Protection Statement
We take the protection of your personal data very seriously and will treat it confidentially in accordance with legal data protection regulations as well as this Data Protection Statement.
1. Party responsible for data processing (hereinafter: “we”)
Möller Verbindungselemente GmbH
Authorized managing directors:
Mr. Dietmar Kircher and Mr. Rolf Kircher
Tel. +49 (0) 2173/26517-00
Fax +49 (0) 2173/26517-48
Further details about us can be found in our provider identification
2. Personal data, the purposes for the processing thereof and legal bases
It is normally possible to use our website without having to provide personal data. Provision of personal data is voluntary.
Personal data means all information related to an identified or identifiable natural person (hereinafter “affected person”). A natural person is considered to be identifiable if they can be identified, directly or indirectly, in particular via the assignation of an identifier such as a name, an identification number, location data, an online identifier or one or more special features expressing the identity of this natural person.
The purpose of data processing is the operation of this website with information about our range of services along with contact options and online application options.
Personal data will only be collected on our website if it is necessary
- For the use of our website (legal basis: Article 6 Parag. 1 Clause lit. a) and/or Article 6
Para. 1 Clause 1 lit. b) General Data Protection Regulation),
- To protect our interest in improving the user experience and for maintaining
security of use (legal basis: Article 6 Parag. 1 Clause 1 lit. f)
General Data Protection Regulation),
- For use of the services offered on the website as well as pre-contractual measures,
in particular with form entries (legal basis: Article 6 Parag. 1 Clause 1 lit. a) and/or
Article 6 Para. 1 Clause 1 lit. b) General Data Protection Regulation) or
- For the conclusion and execution of a contract (legal basis: Article 6 Para. 1
Clause 1 lit. a) and lit. b) General Data Protection Regulation)
Further details on the processing of data can be found below, under appropriate headings:
3. Access data/server log files
During a visit to our website, the servers will automatically store the information sent by your browser (so-called server log files). Such information includes the following:
- Name of the website accessed,
- Date and time of access
- Notification of successful access
- Browser type and version
- User’s operating system
- Referrer URL
- IP address
This data is not combined with other data sources. The information is used only for analysis and maintenance of the technical operation of the servers and the network as per Art. 6 Para. 1 Clause 1 lit. f) GDPR.
Our website stores cookies. Cookies are small files which allow for the storing of specific device-related information on the user’s access device (PC, smartphone, etc.). They have two purposes. One is user-friendliness of websites, which, of course, helps users (e.g. storing login data). They also serve to enable capturing website usage statistical data and analyzing it for the purpose of offer improvement. The legal basis for this is Art. 6 Para. 1 Clause 1 lit. f) GDPR.
You can manage many online company advertising cookies via the American site www.aboutads.info/choices/ or the EU site www.youronlinechoices.com/uk/your-ad-choices/
5. Contact via email
If you send us enquiries by email, your information in the enquiry email, including the contact details you have provided thereby will be stored with us, for the purpose of processing the inquiry and in the event of follow-up questions, as per Art. 6 Para. 1 Clause. 1 lit. b) GDPR. We will never forward this data without your consent. We will ensure strict confidentiality of the data that you provide to us on a voluntary basis. All personal data that you provide to us on a voluntary basis, will be stored and used by us to the extent that it is necessary for further correspondence with you.
6. Contact form
If you send us enquiries using the contact form, your details from the enquiry form, including the contact details you provided therein, will be stored with us for the purpose of processing the request and in case of follow-up questions as per Art. 6 Para. 1 Clause. 1 lit. b) GDPR. We will not forward this data without your consent.
7. Google Analytics
The provider is Google LLC, 1600 Amphitheatre Parkway Mountain View, CA 94043, USA.
Google LLC is certified under the US-EU data protection agreement “Privacy Shield” and this means that it must comply with the EU Data Protection Requirements.
For users whose habitual residence is within the European Economic Area or in Switzerland, the responsible party for the Google Services (hereinafter "Google") is Google Ireland Limited, Gordon House, Barrow Street, Dublin 4, Ireland, EU.
The IP address transmitted by your browser within the framework of Google Analytics, however, is not merged with other Google data.
IP anonymization is also activated on our website. With this, Google will shorten your IP address beforehand within Member States of the European Union or in other contracting States to the Agreement on the European Economic Area. Only in exceptional cases will the complete IP address be transferred to a Google server in the USA and shortened there. Google will use this information on our behalf, to evaluate your use of the website, to compile reports on website activity and to provide us with additional services related to website and internet use.
8. Recipients of personal data
We will communicate personal data to the following categories of recipients:
To our employees and the host of our website,
jweiland.net - Jochen Weiland
Echterdinger Str. 57
In addition, your personal data will not be forwarded to third parties without your express consent, unless we have a legal obligation to do this as per Art. 6 Para. 1 Clause 1 lit. c) GDPR or if forwarding of such data is strictly necessary for the execution of a contractual relationship as per Art. 6 Para. 1 Clause 1 lit. b).
We point out that the transfer of data on the Internet (e.g. during email communication) is not without security loopholes. Complete protection of data against access by third parties is not possible.
9. Storage period
We will delete your personal data immediately after the achievement of the objectives. This will involve us storing your data from your emails and the contact form until your query has been fully processed and resolved. After this the information will normally be deleted. In addition, it will be checked during annual rounds whether the stored data about you can be deleted. This will be the case if the purpose for its processing and the requirements for the legal basis for the processing no longer apply and there exists no legal obligation demanding its retention.
Session cookies will be automatically deleted by us after your visit to the website. Access data and server log files will be deleted after one week. For Google Analytics data, we have set an automatic deletion cycle of 14 months.
Please note that, for certain categories of data, there exist commercial and tax law retention requirements i.e. at least six years (§ 257 Commercial Code) or ten years (§147 Fiscal Code).
10. Rights of affected persons
You are not legally obliged to provide your personal data. However, provision of it may be necessary for the conclusion of a contract (Art. 6 Para. 1 Clause 1 lit. b).
The rights of affected persons are discussed in particular in Articles 15 to 23 and Article 77 GDPR as well as §§ 32 to 37 Federal Data Protection Act (new draft). We refer you in particular to the following options available to affected persons:
With regard to your personal data, you have the right to:
- Restriction of processing
You also have the right to
- Issue an objection
against the processing of your personal data.
If you have given your consent to the processing of personal data,
you have the right of
via-à-vis us with future effect.
Please direct all enquiries, requests and communications to us – see above under 1.
If you think that any processing of personal data concerning you is in violation of the Data Protection Act, you will always have the right to
· Lodge an appeal
with the competent supervisory authority (see Article 77 GDPR). Without prejudice to any other administrative or judicial remedy, you will be entitled to this right to lodge an appeal with a supervisory authority (in particular in the Member State of your residence, your place of work or the place of the alleged violation), if you think that any processing of personal data concerning you is in violation of GDPR.
The supervisory authority responsible for us is the North Rhine-Westphalia State Representative for Data Protection (Kavalleriestraße 2-4, 40213 Düsseldorf).
Updated: 10/03/2020 03:04
What are cookies?
Cookies, and similar technologies, are very small text documents or segments of code which often contain a unique identification code. When you visit a website or use a mobile application, a computer asks your computer or mobile device for permission to store this file on your computer or mobile device and gain access to information. Information that is collected by cookies and similar technologies, may include the date and time of the visit, as well as the manner in which you use a particular website or mobile application.
Cookies ensure that you will remain logged in our online shop during your visit, that all articles will remain stored in your shopping cart, that you can make purchases safely and that the website will continue to function smoothly. Cookies also ensure that we can see how our website is used and how we can improve it. In addition, depending on your preferences, our own cookies can be used to present you with targeted advertising appropriate to your personal interests.
Which type of cookies do we use?
These cookies are necessary to allow the website to work properly. Some of the following actions can be performed with these cookies:
- Saving articles in a shopping cart for online purchases
- Saving your cookie settings for this website
- Saving language settings
- Logging into our portal. We need to check whether you are logged in.
These cookies are used to collect statistical information about the use of our website – these are also known as analysis cookies. We use this data to increase performance and for website optimization.
How can I switch off or remove cookies?
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