The protection of your data is important to us.
We are pleased that you are interested in our company and its products and services and would like you to feel safe where the protection of your personal details is concerned when you visit our Internet pages. Because we take the protection of your personal details very seriously. We, of course, observe the requirements of the Bundesdatenschutzgesetz (German Federal Data Protection Act).
We want you to know when we capture data and how we use it. We have implemented technical and organisational measures to ensure that the data-protection regulations are observed both by us and by the external service providers we employ.
Personal details relate to your identity. These details, for example, include such information as your name, address, telephone number and email address. You are not required to reveal any personal details when you visit our Internet site. In certain cases, however, we will ask you for your name and address and other information to enable us to provide the desired services.
The same will apply, for example, when you request informational materials, when you order goods or ask us to respond to specific questions. We will draw your attention to this requirement wherever it is necessary. Beyond the above, we will only store and process data that you have provided voluntarily and the data captured automatically when you visit our site (e.g. IP address and the name of the pages you have viewed, the browser you use and your operating system, date and time of access, the search engines used, the name of downloaded files).
To the extent that you utilise service performances, only such data that we require to provide the performances will usually be captured. Insofar as we ask for any additional information, such information will be provided voluntarily. Personal details will only be processed to fulfil the desired service and to protect our own justified business interests.
Intended use of personal details
We generally use the personal details you provide to answer your inquiries, to process your orders and to provide you with access to specific information or offers. The management of customer relations may also make it necessary for us or a service provider we have commissioned to use these personal details in order to provide you with information about product offers and to carry out online surveys that will enable us to better meet our customers' demands.
We will naturally appreciate it if you do not wish to provide your personal details to help us in our customer relations (in particular for direct marketing and market research purposes). We will not sell your personal details to third parties or market them in any other way.
Use for specific purposes
We will only capture, process and utilise the personal details you provide online for the purposes indicated to you. Your personal details will not be forwarded to third parties without your express consent. Personal details will only be captured and forwarded to government institutions and authorities entitled to such information in accordance with the relevant laws or only if a court decision obliges us to do so. We have obliged our staff and the service companies we commission to maintain confidentiality and to observe the provisions set out the Federal Data Protection Act. We will only capture, process and utilise the personal details you provide online for the purposes indicated to you. Your personal details will not be forwarded to third parties without your express consent. Personal details will only be captured and forwarded to government institutions and authorities entitled to such information in accordance with the relevant laws or only if a court decision obliges us to do so. We have obliged our staff and the service companies we commission to maintain confidentiality and to observe the provisions set out the Federal Data Protection Act.
Data that is automatically captured during visits to our Internet site
For organisational and technical reasons, the following data will be stored when our Internet site is used: the names of the pages you have viewed, the name of the browser and operating system you used, the date and time you accessed our site, the search engines you used, the names of downloaded files and your IP address.
We will process such data anonymously and only for statistical purposes with the aim of continuously further optimising our Internet presentations and making our Internet services even more attractive. Such data is stored separately from other information relating to your personal details on secured systems. Conclusions are not drawn about individual persons.
When you visit one of our Web sites, we may save information in the shape of cookies to your computer. Cookies are small text files that are sent from a Web server to your browser and saved to your computer's hard disk. None of your personal details, except the IP address, will be saved when this happens. This information is designed to automatically recognise you when you next visit our Website and to make navigation easier for you. Cookies enable us, for example, to adapt the Website to your interests or to save your password so that you don't have to re-enter it every time you return.
You may, of course, visit our Websites without cookies being stored on your computer. If you do not want us to recognise your computer, you may prevent cookies from being saved to your hard disk by selecting the "don't accept cookies" setting in your browser. Please refer to the browser manufacturer's instructions to find out how to do this. Functions may be restricted, however, if you do not accept cookies.
Children and adolescents
People under the age of 18 years should not send us any personal details without their parents' or guardians' consent. We do not request any personal details to be provided by children or adolescents, we do not collect such data and do not pass it on to third parties.
We have implemented technical and organisational security measures to protect your personal details against loss, destruction, manipulation and unauthorised access. All our employees and all people involved with data processing have been obliged to observe the Federal Data Protection Act and other laws relevant to data protection and to treat personal details as confidential.
In the event of personal details being captured and processed, the information will be encrypted before it is transferred in order to prevent it from being abused by third parties. Our security measures are being continuously reviewed in accordance with technological developments.
Amendments to our data-protection provisions
Right of information
You may inquire at any time about the data relating to your person that we have saved. In this event, please write to IHF-GmbH, Auf´m Brinke 18, 59872 Meschede, Germany or send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Right of objection
You may also withdraw your consent to our capturing, processing and utilising your personal details at any time. In this event, please write to IHF-GmbH, Auf´m Brinke 18, 59872 Meschede, Germany or send an email to email@example.com.
Questions, suggestions, complaints
If you have any questions concerning the information we have provided about data protection or the processing of your personal details, please contact our data-protection officer directly: IHF-GmbH, Auf´mBrinke 18, 59872 Meschede, Germany Tel.: +49 291 99620, Fax: +49 291 996211 or email to firstname.lastname@example.org. We also your contact partner for any requests for information or suggestions and complaints.
Data-protection information from Google Analytics
This website uses Google Analytics, a web analytics service provided by Google, Inc. (“Google”). Google Analytics uses “cookies”, which are text files placed on your computer, to help the website analyze how users use the site. The information generated by the cookie about your use of the website will be transmitted to and stored by Google on servers in the United States .
In case IP-anonymisation is activated on this website, your IP address will be truncated within the area of Member States of the European Union or other parties to the Agreement on the European Economic Area. Only in exceptional cases the whole IP address will be first transfered to a Google server in the USA and truncated there. The IP-anonymisation is active on this website.
Google will use this information on behalf of the operator of this website for the purpose of evaluating your use of the website, compiling reports on website activity for website operators and providing them other services relating to website activity and internet usage.
As an alternative to the browser Addon or within browsers on mobile devices, you can in order to opt-out from being tracked by Google Analytics within this website in the future (the opt-out applies only for the browser in which you set it and within this domain). - See more at: http://rechtsanwalt-schwenke.de/google-analytics-rechtssicher-nutzen-anleitung-fuer-webmaster/#sthash.jLLgpAZg.dpuf. An opt-out cookie will be stored on your device, which means that you'll have to click this link again, if you delete your cookies.