The ElringKlinger Group takes privacy very seriously. To protect your personal data, which may be collected when you visit our websites or which you may provide to us, we act in accordance with the applicable statutory provisions governing data protection.
Collection, Processing, and Use of Personal Data
To protect your privacy, we have designed our websites in such a way that they can be visited anonymously. Your computer’s IP address is collected in anonymized form only so that your full IP address cannot be obtained. We store and use information that we have obtained during your visit to our websites exclusively for statistical purposes and to improve the design of the websites. Data pertaining to persons or their individual behavior is not archived. The access protocols contain the following information:
•Anonymized IP address of requesting computer
•Date and time of the request
•Access method/function intended by requesting computer
•Input values transmitted by requesting computer
•Access status of web server (file transferred, file not found, command not executed, etc.)
•Name of file/URL requested
•Browser type and version
If you provide us with your personal data, you do so voluntarily.
All personal data collected on our websites is processed and used exclusively to provide you with an individual service, to send you product information or service offers, or to process online applications. The logged data is stored for the statutory period or for as long as the data is required in order to fulfill your request.
Cookies are used on our websites to detect visitors’ preferences, optimize the websites, and ensure their functionality. Cookies make navigation easier and make the websites more user-friendly.
We take all reasonable technical and organizational precautions to protect the data you make available to us from access by unauthorized third parties.
Links to Other Websites
Our websites may contain links to other websites or refer to websites hosted by third parties. We have no influence whatsoever on other websites and are not responsible for their content.
Right to Information
You are entitled to obtain information about the personal data stored in relation to yourself, free of charge, on making a written request (letter or fax). You also have the right to block access to, delete, and rectify your data. The public directory of procedures for our companies may be requested from our Group Data Protection Officer.
Contacting the Group Data Protection Officer
In case of any questions or suggestions, please contact our Group Data Protection Officer, who will be happy to assist you:
Mr. Heinz-Peter Rosing
Phone: +49 (0)7123 / 724 456
Fax +49 (0)7123 /724-544
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 visitors use the site. The information generated by the cookie about your use of the website (including your IP address) will be transmitted to and stored by Google on servers in the United States.
By using this website, you consent to the processing of data about you by Google in the manner and for the purposes set out above. You can opt out of having the data stored and collected by using a plugin for your browser, which is available here. Please also note that this website uses an extension (_anonymizeIp()) for Google Analytics and therefore IP addresses are only processed in abbreviated form, preventing them from being directly linked to a particular individual.