Data privacy statement
Please download the German version of the updated data privacy statement. Moreover until revision of the English version, only the German version (change languages on our website) is valid.
DOSTAL GmbH, Schillerstraße 59, D-06114 Halle/Saale (in the following termed „DOSTAL“) owns and operates the website www.dostal-gmbh.com and is responsible for the acquisition, processing and usage of user and customer data in the sense of the German “Bundesdatenschutzgesetzes (BDSG)” and the German “Telemediengesetzes (TMG)”. The careful and safe treatment of personalized data under observation of existing laws is a vital part of the professional integrity of DOSTAL. Therefore DOSTAL informs you in detail about the usage of your personalized data and your rights regarding the usage of the personalized data.
- „Website“ refers to the website of DOSTAL GmbH www.dostal-gmbh.com.
- „Personalized data“ refers to all single entries of personal data and businesslike data of a single defined or definable natural person, e.g. name, Address, email- and IP-Address.
II. Visiting the website
The usage and visit of the website is possible without the statement of personalized data. During the visit of the pages of the website only access data are transmitted to the server including the following:
- Type and version of the browser
- Used operation system
- Referrer URL
- Hostname of the accessing device (IP Address)
- Time of der server inquiry
These access data are not relatable to a single defined person. DOSTAL doesn’t combine this data with other data sources. After statistical evaluation of these data for the optimization of our website this data is erased.
III. Acquisition, saving and circulation of personalized data
The usage of personalized data takes place in case when you specifically allow DOSTAL to use them, for example when an online request for quotation (non-binding) is requested over the website and in the following the acquisition, processing and usage of personalized data is necessary for the justification, processing or termination of a contract. The acquired personalized data are rendered inaccessible or are deleted following the completion of the contract, except for reference data (for more details, please see: terms and conditions) and for legal requirements that necessitate longer record retention periods.
Usage of the request and contact forms
In case you want to directly come in contact with DOSTAL, you can use the request or contact forms provided on the website. In case you use these forms only the respective voluntarily provided personalized data is acquired. It is, however, essential for the processing of these forms to provide your first and last name, address and a valid email address. A processing or usage of your personalized data for any other reason then the processing of your request doesn’t take place. A circulation of the personalized data to a third party doesn’t occur without your consent, except, if this is required by law or a legal or administrative authority. For security reason, please do not transmit sensitive information or data via the contact or request forms.
IV. Information, change and countermand
You can contact DOSTAL at any time for free to get information regarding the acquisition and saving of your personalized data. According to the German “Bundesdatenschutzgesetz” (Federal Data Protection Act) you have the right to correction, blockage and deletion of your personalized data acquired by DOSTAL. For the future you can countermand the usage of your saved personalized data. If wished to do so, please contact:
Represented by the CEO Frank Arntjen and Dr. Jens Löbus
VI. Google Analytics
In case you don’t want to participate in the tracking of Google Analytics you can go onto http://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout?hl=de and use the Opt-Out solution to directly declare countermand. The Opt-Out-Plugin prevents the Internet browser to request the Analytics-Code, so that Google cannot retrieve any data from the website. The plugin is available for a variety of browser. According to Google, the Google Analytics script is blocked after the installation.
DOSTAL uses Google Analytics always with the extension "_anonymizeIp()", so that the IP-Address user are processed in a shortened form in order to exclude direct relation to a single natural person. With this it is assured that while going on the DOSTAL website no detailed IP-Address are transmitted.
VII. Scope of application
This data privacy statement applies for all pages of www.dostal-gmbh.com, which is saved on the server of DOSTAL. The data privacy statement doesn’t apply for links to websites of third parties.