The protection of your personal data during its collection, processing and use as a result of your visit to our web-site is of great concern to us. Your data will be protected as required by law. We give below information on the data which will be captured during your visit to our site and how the data will be used:

1. The collection and processing of data

Every access to our web-site and every retrieval of files incorporated into our site will be recorded. This information will be stored and used for internal system-related and statistical purposes. We record the name of the file retrieved, the date and time of the retrieval, the amount of data transferred, a report on its successful retrieval, the web browser used and the domain making the request. The IP addresses of the computers making the requests are also recorded. Any further information of a personal nature is only captured if you voluntarily provide this information, for example as part of an enquiry or registration.

2. The use and forwarding of personal data

If you have made personal information available to us, we will only use this to answer your enquiries, to process contracts concluded with you and for technical administration. Your personal information is only passed to third parties or transmitted in any other way if this is necessary for the processing of the contract (in particular the forwarding of details about orders to suppliers), is necessary for invoicing purposes or you have previously given your consent. You have the right at any time to revoke the consent you have given with effect for the future. The personal data which has been stored is deleted if you revoke your consent to its storage, if information about you is no longer necessary for the purpose for which the data was stored or if the storage of information about you is no longer permissible for various legal reasons.

3. The right to information

In response to a written request we will gladly inform you about the data relevant to your person which is stored.

Note on security:

We are at pains to use to all technical and organisational facilities when storing your personal data such that the data cannot be accessed by third parties. If you communicate with us by email, we cannot guarantee complete data security. We therefore recommend that the postal service is used for confidential information.

Note on Google Analytics

This web-site uses Google Analytics for statistical purposes. This is a web analysis service of Google Inc. ("Google"). Google Analytics uses cookies which enable your use of the web-site to be analysed. The information about your use of this web-site generated by the (including your IP address) is transferred to a Google server in the USA where it is saved. Google will use this information to analyse your use of the web-site, to compile reports about the web-site activity for the operator and to perform further services associated with the use of the web-site and the Internet. If necessary, Google may also pass this information to third parties in so far as this is permitted by law or in so far as third parties process this information on behalf of Google. In no case will Google associate your IP address with other Google data. You can prevent the installation of cookies by appropriately setting your browser software; however, we expressly draw your attention to the fact that in this case you will not be able to use all the functions of this web-site to their full extent. By using this web-site you are stating that you agree to Google processing the data which it has collected about you in the manner and for the purpose described above.