Data Privacy Statement
Industriemontagen Hofmann e.K.
The following is a simple overview of what happens with your personal data when you visit our website. “Personal data” means data which can be used to identify you. You can find extensive information about data privacy from our data privacy statement found under this text.
Who’s responsible for collecting data on this website?
Data processing on this website is performed by the website operator. You can find the operator’s contact data in the website’s Impressum (legal notice).
How do we collect your data?
One way we collect your data is for you to communicate it to us. This can be data that you enter into a contact form, for example.
Other data are collected by our IT systems automatically whenever you visit our website. Those data are primarily technical (such as internet browser, operating system or time of site visit). They are collected automatically as soon as you enter our website.
What do we use your data for?
Part of the data are collected to ensure faultless provision of the website. Other data can be used to analyse your user behaviour.
What rights do you have regarding your data?
You may obtain free information at any time about the origin, recipients and purpose of the personal data concerning you which we have stored. You may also demand that those data be rectified, blocked or erased. To that end, and regarding further issues about the topic of data protection, you can contact us at any time at the address indicated in the legal notice. You may also lodge a complaint with the competent supervisory authority.
General notes and information on obligations
The operators of these sites are serious about protecting your personal data. We treat your personal data confidentially, according to statutory data protection provisions and this data privacy statement.
Whenever you use this website, various personal data will be collected. “Personal data” means data which can be used to identify you. This data privacy statement explains which data we collect and what we use them for. It also explains how and for what purpose this takes place.
Please note that data transmission in the internet (such as during communication by email) can contain security flaws. Data cannot be absolutely protected from third-party access.
Withdrawing your consent to the data processing
Many data processing operations require your express consent. After you grant your consent you may withdraw it at any time. Sending us an email to that effect will be sufficient. Withdrawing your consent will not affect the legality of data processing operations that have already transpired.
Right to lodge a complaint with the competent supervisory authority.
If data protection laws are breached, the data subject may lodge a complaint with the competent supervisory authority. The competent supervisory authority for issues concerning data protection law is the data privacy commissioner of the federal province in which our company’s registered office is located. You can obtain a list of those commissioners and their contact data at the following link: https://www.bfdi.bund.de/DE/Infothek/Anschriften_Links/anschriften_links-node.html.
Right to data portability
You may have data which we are processing automatically based on your consent, or to execute a contract, sent to you or a third party in a commonly used, machine-readable format. If you request that those data be transmitted to another controller directly, this will happen only to the extent technically feasible.
Information; Blocking; Erasure
Within the scope of applicable statutory provisions, you may always obtain free information about the stored data concerning you, as well as the origins and recipients of those data, and may have this information corrected, blocked or erased. To that end, and regarding further issues about the topic of personal data, you can contact us at any time at the address indicated in the legal notice.
Objection to ad emails
We hereby object to any use of the contact data published as part of the Impressum obligation (legal notice required by German law) to send unsolicited advertisements and informational materials. The operators of the sites reserve the right to take legal action if unsolicited ads such as spam emails are sent.
The provider of the sites collects and saves information automatically in server log files, which your browser transmits to use automatically. That information includes:
- Browser type and browser version
- Operating system used
- Referrer URL
- Hostname of the accessing computer
- Time of server request
Those data cannot be allocated to any particular person. Those data will not be combined with other data sources. We reserve the right to check those data later if we learn of specific indications of illicit use.
If you send us inquiries using a contact form or email, we will store your information from the inquiry form, including the contact data you provide there, to process your request and to help us answer follow-up questions. We will not forward these data without your consent.
Internet platform for online dispute resolution
The European Commission has set up an internet platform for online dispute resolution (“OS Platform”) between companies and consumers. The OS Platform can be reached under http://ec.europa.eu/consumers/odr/.
Most of the cookies we use are “session cookies”. They are deleted automatically after your session is over. Other cookies remain on your end device until you delete them. These cookies allow us to recognise your browser during your next visit.
You can set your browser to inform you about the placement of cookies and decide to accept them on a case-by-case basis, exclude their acceptance for individual cases or in general, and erase the cookies automatically when you close your browser. Deactivating cookies can limit this website’s functionality.
Google Web Fonts
For uniform presentation of fonts, this site uses web fonts provided by Google. When you visit a page, your browser loads the required fonts into your cache to display texts and fonts correctly.
To do so, the browser you use must connect to Google servers. This informs Google that you have visited our website through your IP address. We use Google web fonts to present our online services in a unified, appealing way. This constitutes a legitimate interest as defined by Art. 6 (1) f GDPR.
If your browser does not support web fonts, a default font from your computer will be used.
You will find more information about Google web fonts under https://www.google.com/policies/privacy/.
This site uses the map service Google Maps through an API. The provider is Google Inc., 1600 Amphitheatre Parkway Mountain View, CA 94043, USA.
To use the functionality of Google Maps, your IP address must be stored. This information is normally transmitted to a Google server in the USA and stored there. The provider of this site has no influence on this data transmission.
Google Maps are used to present appealing online services and make it easy to find the location indicated by us on the website. This constitutes a legitimate interest as defined by Art. 6 (1) f GDPR.
You will find more information about how user data is handled in Google’s data privacy statement: https://www.google.de/intl/de/policies/privacy/.