In principle, you can use our website without providing any personal data. In individual cases, however, it may be necessary to collect and process your personal data in order to be able to use certain functions of our website. In addition, we collect and process personal data in order to optimize our website and services, which we process in accordance with data protection regulations.
We take the protection of your personal data very seriously and would therefore like to inform you below about your rights and the type and scope of the respective data collection.
Personal data is any information relating to an identified or identifiable natural person (hereinafter “data subject”). An identifiable natural person is one who can be identified, directly or indirectly, in particular by reference to an identifier such as a name, an identification number, location data, an online identifier or to one or more special features that express the physical , physiological, genetic, psychological, economic, cultural or social identity of this natural person can be identified.
A data subject is the person whose personal data is processed by the person responsible.
Processing is any process carried out with or without the aid of automated procedures or any such series of processes in connection with personal data, such as collection, recording, organization, ordering, storage, adaptation or modification, reading out, querying, use , disclosure by transmission, distribution or any other form of making available, matching or linking, restriction, deletion or destruction.
The person responsible is the person who decides on the purposes and means of processing personal data and who also carries them out accordingly.
The processor is another natural or legal person, authority, institution or other body that processes personal data on behalf of the person responsible.
The recipient is a natural or legal person, authority, institution or other body to which personal data is disclosed.
A consent of the data subject is any voluntary, informed and unequivocal expression of will in the specific case in the form of a declaration or other clear confirmatory action with which the data subject indicates that they are processing the personal data concerning them agrees.
Breach of personal data protection
A personal data breach is a breach of security leading to the destruction, loss or alteration, whether accidental or unlawful, or unauthorized disclosure of, or access to, personal data transmitted, stored or otherwise processed became.
The supervisory authority is an independent state body set up by a member state in accordance with Art. 51 DS-GVO, which is responsible for monitoring compliance with data protection laws and regulations.
2. Information about the processing of personal data
We process your personal data using various technical options and, if necessary, with the increase of other service providers. We would like to inform you about the specific details of the processing in the following points.
Visit our website
When you visit our website, i.e. if you do not register or otherwise provide us with information, we only collect the personal data that your browser transmits to our server. If you would like to view our website, we collect the following data that is technically necessary for us to display our website to you and to ensure stability and security (legal basis is Art. 6 Para. 1 S. 1 lit. f DS-GVO , § 15 Telemedia Act (TMG)):
Use of the contact form
(1) When sending an inquiry via the contact form on our website, the data you enter (your name, your e-mail address, the content of the inquiry and optionally your telephone number) will be processed by us on the basis of your consent at the time of sending to process your request.
(2) You can revoke your consent to the processing of your personal data at any time by sending an email to firstname.lastname@example.org or you can declare your revocation of your consent to the person listed in Section 1.
4. Your Rights
You have the following rights with regard to the processing of your personal data, which you can submit to us informally at any time.
Right to information
Upon request, we will provide you with information about which of your personal data we have stored for what purpose, for how long, from what source and on what legal basis and whether we have disclosed this to third parties.
Right to Rectification
If it turns out that the personal data we have about you is incorrect or incomplete, we will correct or supplement it immediately upon request.
Right to erasure (right to be forgotten)
You have the right to have your personal data deleted immediately, provided there is no legal obligation to retain it.
Right to restriction of processing
You can ask us to restrict the processing of your personal data.
Right to object to processing
You can object to the processing of your personal data at any time.
Right to data portability
You have the right to receive the personal data we hold about you in a universally readable format.
Right to lodge a complaint with a supervisory authority
You also have the right to complain to the responsible data protection supervisory authority about the processing of your personal data by us. The data protection authority of the federal state in which we are based is responsible. You can find more information on this at https://www.bfdi.bund.de/DE/Infothek/Anschriften_Links/anschriften_links-node.html.
Wir erlauben uns höflich darauf hinzuweisen, dass die Ausübung Ihrer Rechte im Einzelfall gegebenenfalls an das Vorliegen bestimmter Voraussetzungen geknüpft sein kann.
Ensuring data security and data protection
In order to ensure the protection and security of your personal data, we carry out a large number of technical and organizational security measures, the effectiveness of which we regularly check.