Privacy

We are pleased that you can visit our website and use it for your interactions. Below we inform you about the handling of your personal data when using our website. Personal data is all data that allows you to be personally identified. The data are protected in the context of the basic data protection regulation (DSGVO) of the Federal Data Protection Act (BDSG). Below you will find information about which data you will find during your visit to the homepage and how it will be used:

1. Information about the collection of personal data and contact details of the person responsible

1.1 Responsible for the data processing on this website within the meaning of the General Data Protection Regulation (DSGVO)
Georg + Otto Friedrich GmbH, Waldstraße 73, 64846 Groß-Zimmern,
Telefon: 06071 492-0, Telefax: 06071 492-39, E-Mail: mail@g-o-friedrich.com
The complete imprint is available under the following link: http://www.g-o-friedrich.com/en/impressu...

The person responsible for the processing of personal data is the natural or legal person who, alone or in concert with others, decides on the purposes and means of processing personal data.

1.2 The person in charge has appointed the following data protection officer for his company:
Boris Koppenhöfer, Tel: 06123 921361, Mail: bk@ko-we.de

1.3 We use on our website for security reasons and to protect the transfer of personal data and other confidential content (such as orders or inquiries to the person responsible) an SSL or. TLS encryption. You can recognize an encrypted connection by the string "https: //" and the lock icon in your browser bar.

2. Data collection when visiting our website

If you visit our website without registering or otherwise providing us with information, we only collect data that your browser transmits to our server (so-called »server log files«). When you visit our website, we collect the following information that is technically necessary for us to display each webpage:

  • The individual pages of our website (URL)
  • Date and time at the time of access
  • Amount of data sent in bytes
  • Source / reference from which you came to the site
  • Browser used
  • Operating system used
  • IP address used (possibly in anonymous form)


The processing is carried out in accordance with Art. 6 para. 1 lit. f DSGVO based on our legitimate interest in improving the stability and functionality of our website. However, we reserve the right to retrospectively check the server logfiles should concrete evidence point to unlawful use. Non-anonymized server log files are automatically deleted after seven days at the latest.
Our website is stored by a hosting service provider who provides infrastructure and platform services, computing capacity, storage and database services, security and technical maintenance services. With this we have concluded a contract processing contract. The data processing takes place for the purpose of ensuring the operational readiness of our Internet presence, at which we have a legitimate interest, Art. 6 para. 1 lit. f DSGVO.

In addition, server logfile data is also collected from third parties (see below).

3. Cookies

On our website we use so-called cookies. These are small text files that are stored on your device. If cookies are set, they collect and process individual user information such as browser and location data as well as IP address values on an individual basis. In some cases, cookies are used to simplify the ordering process by storing settings (for example, remembering the contents of a virtual shopping cart for a later visit to the website).
The session cookies set by us will be deleted after the end of the browser session, ie after closing your browser. Persistent cookies remain on your device and allow us or our affiliate (third-party cookies) to recognize your browser on your next visit. These are automatically deleted after a specified period, which may differ depending on the cookie.
Insofar as personal cookies are also processed by individual cookies implemented by us, the processing is carried out in accordance with Art. 6 para. 1 lit. b DSGVO either for the execution of the contract or in accordance with Art. 6 para. 1 lit. f DSGVO for safeguarding our legitimate interests in the best possible functionality of the website as well as a customer-friendly and effective design of the page visit.
Please note that you can set your browser so that you are informed about the setting of cookies and individually decide on their acceptance or can exclude the acceptance of cookies for specific cases or in general. Each browser differs in the way it manages the cookie settings. This is described in the Help menu of each browser, which explains how to change your cookie settings. These can be found for the respective browser under the following links:

  • Internet Explorer: http://windows.microsoft.com/de-DE/windo...
  • Firefox: https://support.mozilla.org/de/kb/cookie...
  • Chrome: http://support.google.com/chrome/bin/ans...
  • Safari: https://support.apple.com/kb/ph21411?loc...
  • Opera: http://help.opera.com/Windows/10.20/de/c...
  • A general contradiction to the use of cookies used for online marketing purposes can be found in a variety of services, especially in the case of tracking, via the US website http://www.aboutads.info/choices/ or the EU site http://www.youronlinechoices.com/ be explained.

    In addition, third-party cookies are collected and used (see below).

    4. Electronic contact

    In the case of your electronic contact with us (for example via contact form or e-mail) personal data will be collected. Which data are collected in the case of a contact form can be seen from the respective contact form. These data are stored and used solely for the purpose of answering your request or for establishing contact and the associated technical administration. Without this mandatory information we can not process your request. All other details are optional.
    The legal basis for processing the data is our legitimate interest in answering your request in accordance with Art. 6 para. 1 lit. f DSGVO. If your contact is aimed at concluding a contract, then additional legal basis for the processing is Art. 6 para. 1 lit. b DSGVO. For your voluntary information, the legal basis is Art. 6 (1) lit. a GDPR.

    Your data will be deleted after final processing of your request. This is the case if it can be inferred from the circumstances that the matter in question has been finally clarified and provided that no statutory storage requirements are in conflict.
    For the implementation of our e-mail communication, we have commissioned a service provider who provides us with infrastructure and platform services, computing capacity, storage space and database services, securities and technical maintenance services. With this we have concluded a contract processing contract. Data processing is carried out for the purpose of ensuring the operational readiness of our e-mail communication, in which we have a legitimate interest, Art. 6 para. 1 lit. f DSGVO.

    5. E-Mail-Newsletter

    If you subscribe to our e-mail newsletter, we will send you a maximum of quarterly information about our own goods, services and news about our company. Required information for sending the newsletter is your e-mail address. The indication of further possible data is voluntary and will be used to address you personally. Before activating the newsletter, for security reasons, we carry out a review of your e-mail address by means of the so-called double opt-in procedure. For this we will send you once an e-mail with a confirmation link. This is only valid for a limited time. After clicking on this link, you will be unlocked for our newsletter.
    By activating the confirmation link, you give us your consent to the use of your personal data in accordance with Art. 6 para. 1 lit. a GDPR. When registering for the newsletter, we store your IP address as well as the date and time of registration in order to be able to trace a possible misuse of your e-mail address at a later date. The data collected by us when registering for the newsletter will be used exclusively for promotional purposes by means of the newsletter. You can unsubscribe from the newsletter at any time using the link provided in the newsletter or by sending us an appropriate message. After cancellation, your e-mail address will be deleted immediately in our newsletter distribution, as far as you have not expressly consented to a further use of your data or we reserve the right to further data use, which is permitted by law and about which we inform you in this statement , Without your data we can not send you the newsletter.

    To send our e-mail newsletters, we use the service provider Campaign Monitor Pty Ltd, 631 Howard St., 5th Floor, San Francisco, CA 94105, USA (»Campaign Monitor«), to which we provide your details when you sign up for the newsletter pass on. This transfer is made in accordance with Art. 6 para. 1 lit. F DSGVO and serves our legitimate interest in using a promotional, secure and user-friendly newsletter system. Please note that your data is usually transmitted to a server in the USA and stored there.
    Campaign Monitor uses this information for sending and statistical evaluation of the newsletter on our behalf. For the evaluation, the emails sent include so-called web beacons or tracking pixels, which represent one-pixel image files stored on our website. This way you can determine if a newsletter message has been opened and which links have been clicked on. In addition, technical information is collected (e.g., time of retrieval, IP address, browser type and operating system). The data are collected exclusively pseudonymized and are not linked to your other personal data, a direct personal reference is excluded. This data is for statistical analysis of newsletter campaigns only. The results of these analyzes can be used to better tailor future newsletters to the interests of the recipient.

    If you want to object to the data analysis for statistical evaluation purposes, you must unsubscribe from the newsletter.
    Furthermore, Campaign Monitor may use this data in accordance with Art. 6 para. 1 lit. f Use DSGVO itself for its own legitimate interest in the needs-based design and optimization of the service as well as for market research purposes, for example, to determine from which countries the recipients come. However, Campaign Monitor does not use the data of our newsletter recipients to address them themselves or to pass them on to third parties.

    To protect your data in the United States, we have signed a data processing agreement with Campaign Monitor, based on the standard contractual clauses of the European Commission, to allow us to send your personal information to Campaign Monitor. This data processing contract can be viewed on request. You can view Campaign Monitor's privacy policy here: https://www.campaignmonitor.com/policies...

    6. Web analytics services

    Google Analytics
    Our website uses Google Analytics exclusively with the extension "_anonymizeIp ()", which ensures anonymization of the IP address by shortening and excludes a direct personal reference. The extension will truncate your IP address beforehand by Google within member states of the European Union or in other contracting states of the Agreement on the European Economic Area. Only in exceptional cases will the full IP address be sent to a Google server in the US and shortened there. In these exceptional cases, this processing is carried out in accordance with Art. 6 para. 1 lit. f DSGVO based on our legitimate interest in the statistical analysis of user behavior for optimization and marketing purposes. Google will use this information on our behalf to evaluate your use of the website, to compile reports on website activity, and to provide us with other services related to website activity and internet usage. The IP address provided by Google Analytics as part of Google Analytics will not be merged with other Google data.

    You can prevent the storage of cookies by a corresponding setting of your browser software; We point out, however, that in this case you may not be able to use all the features of this website in full. In addition, you can prevent the collection of the data generated by the cookie and related to your use of the website (including your IP address) to Google and the processing of this data by Google by downloading the browser plug-in available under the following link and install: http://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout?...

    As an alternative to the browser plug-in or within browsers on mobile devices, please click on the following link to set an opt-out cookie that will prevent Google Analytics from entering this website in the future (this opt-out cookie only works in this browser and for this domain only, clear your cookies in this browser, you must click this link again): Disable Google Analytics
    As an alternative to the browser add-on or within browsers on mobile devices, please click this link to allow Google Analytics tracking on this site prevent. An opt-out cookie is stored on your device. If you delete your cookies, you must click this link again.

    The storage of the determined anonymous data takes place for a maximum period of 14 months. Thereafter, the data is automatically deleted.

    Google, based in the US, is certified to the US Privacy Protection Privacy Shield, which ensures compliance with the level of data protection in the EU.
    For more information on how to handle user data on Google Analytics, please see the Google Analytics Terms of Use http://www.google.com/analytics/terms/en... the Google Privacy Policy https://www.google.com/policies / privacy / or here https://support.google.com/analytics/ans...

    7. Social-Media-Tools

    YouTube-Videos

    Our website uses the Youtube embedding feature to view and play videos from »Youtube«, which is part of Google LLC, 1600 Amphitheater Parkway, Mountain View, CA 94043, USA (Google).

    Here, the extended privacy mode is used, which according to the provider information storage of user information only when playing the / the video in motion. When the playback of embedded Youtube videos starts, the provider »Youtube« uses cookies to gather information about user behavior. According to »Youtube«, these are used, among other things, to capture video statistics, to improve user-friendliness and to prevent abusive practices. If you're logged in to Google, your data will be assigned directly to your account when you click a video. If you do not wish to associate with your profile on YouTube, you must log out before activating the button. Google stores your data (even for non-logged-in users) as usage profiles and evaluates them. According to Art. 6 (1) (f) of the GDPR, such an evaluation is based on the legitimate interests of Google in the display of personalized advertising, market research and / or tailor-made design of its website. You have a right to object to the creation of these User Profiles, and you must be directed to YouTube to use them.
    Regardless of the playback of the embedded video, every time you visit this website, you will be connected to the Google Network »DoubleClick«, which may trigger further data processing without our having any influence.

    US-based Google LLC is certified to the US Privacy Shield, which ensures compliance with the level of data protection in the EU.
    For more information on data protection at »YouTube«, please see the provider's privacy policy at: https://www.google.com/intl/en/policies/...

    8. Integration of additional tools

    Google Maps

    Our website uses Google Maps (API) from Google LLC, 1600 Amphitheater Parkway, Mountain View, CA 94043, USA (Google). Google Maps is a web service for displaying interactive (land) maps to visually display geographic information. The use of this service will show you our location and facilitate your arrival.

    When you visit any of the subpages where the Google Maps map is incorporated, information about your use of our website (such as your IP address) is transmitted to Google's servers in the United States and stored there. This is done regardless of whether Google provides a user account that you are logged in to, or if there is no user account. When you're logged in to Google, your data will be assigned directly to your account. If you do not wish to be associated with your profile on Google, you must log out before activating the button. Google stores your data (even for non-logged-in users) as usage profiles and evaluates them. According to Art. 6 (1) (f) of the GDPR, such an evaluation is based on the legitimate interests of Google in the display of personalized advertising, market research and / or tailor-made design of its website. You have a right of objection to the formation of these user profiles, and you must comply with this to Google.
    US-based Google LLC is certified to the US Privacy Shield, which ensures compliance with the level of data protection in the EU.
    If you disagree with the future transmission of your data to Google when using Google Maps, you can also disable the Google Maps web service completely by turning off the JavaScript application in your browser. Google Maps and the map display on this website can not be used.

    Google's Terms of Use can be viewed at http://www.google.com/intl/en/policies/t... and the additional Google Maps Terms of Service can be found at https://www.google.com/intl/en_US/help/t... For details on privacy related to the use of Google Maps, please visit the Google Privacy Policy: http://www.google.com/intl/en/policies/p...

    9. affected rights

    9.1 As affected person you have the following rights:

    • Confirmation of data processing: You have the right to ask us for confirmation of your personal data being processed. The conditions for this can be found in Art. 15 GDPR;
    • Information: You have the right to request information about your personal data processed by us. The conditions for this can be found in Art. 15 GDPR;
    • Correction: You have the right to demand immediate correction of incorrect personal data concerning you. The prerequisites can be found in Art. 16 GDPR;
    • Deletion: You have the right to demand the immediate deletion of personal data concerning you. The conditions for this can be found in Art. 17 GDPR;
    • Limitation of processing: You have the right to demand the restriction of the processing of your personal data. The conditions for this can be found in Art. 18 GDPR;
    • Data portability: You have the right to receive personally identifiable information you provide to us in a structured, common and machine-readable format. Furthermore, you have the right to have this data transmitted to another person responsible by us. The conditions for this can be found in Art. 20 DSGVO;
    • Withdrawal of consent: You have the right to revoke your consent at any time if the processing referred to in Art. 6 (1) lit. a or Art. 9 (2) lit. a DSGVO is based. The data processing until the revocation remains legal. The revocation is only valid for the future. The conditions for this can be found in Art. 7 (3) GDPR;
    • Complaint: Without prejudice to any other administrative or judicial remedy, you have the right to lodge a complaint with a regulatory authority if you believe that the processing of personal data concerning you is contrary to the GDPR. The prerequisites can be found in Art. 77 DSGVO.


    9.2 OPPOSITION RIGHT
    YOU HAVE THE RIGHT, FOR REASONS THAT RESULT FROM YOUR SPECIAL SITUATION, AT ANY TIME AGAINST THE PROCESSING OF THE PERSONAL DATA CONCERNED, WHICH HAS BEEN WORKED ON OUR PRESENTLY AUTHORIZED INTEREST (ARTICLE 6 (1) LIT.E OR F DSGVO) EFFECT FOR THE FUTURE TO INTRODUCE. THE REQUIREMENTS FOR THIS FIND IN ART. 21 DSGVO.

    10. Storage period of personal data and deletion

    Unless mentioned above a different storage period, we store the data as long as they are necessary for their purpose and legal storage requirements exist. According to legal requirements, storage takes place for 6 years in accordance with § 257 (1) HGB (trading books, inventories, opening balance sheets, annual accounts, trade letters, accounting documents, etc.) and for 10 years pursuant to § 147 (1) AO (books, records, management reports, Accounting documents, commercial and business letters, tax documents, etc.).
    After expiration of the retention period, the corresponding data will be routinely deleted, as long as they are no longer required for contract fulfillment or contract initiation and / or on our part no legitimate interest in the re-storage persists.

    11. Modification of this Privacy Policy

    This privacy policy is currently valid and is valid as of May 2018.

    As a result of the further development of our website and offers thereof or due to changed legal or official requirements, it may be necessary to change this privacy policy. The current privacy policy can be viewed and printed by you at any time on the website at http://www.g-o-friedrich.com/de/datensch...