We naturally respect the privacy of persons who visit this website. In order to constantly improve the information we provide you, we collect, use and store personal data exclusively in accordance with the provisions of the Data Protection Act of the Federal Republic of Germany. In the following we inform you of the nature, scope and purpose of our activities relating to the collection and use of data.
Collection and processing of data
When you access our website and download data, this is logged on our servers. This data is stored for internal system-related and statistical purposes. The following data is logged: name of the file downloaded, date and time of the download, volume of data transferred, notification of successful download, web browser and the querying domain. The IP addresses of the querying computers are also logged.
Additional personal data is only recorded if the user of the website and/or customer voluntarily discloses information, for example when making a query, registering, concluding a contract or via his browser's settings. This will not be forwarded to third parties.
Use and forwarding of personal data
If the user of our website provides personal data, we use this only to answer queries from the website user and/or customer, to process contracts concluded with the website user and/or customer and for technical administration. Personal data is only forwarded by us to third parties or transferred in any other way if this is necessary for the purpose of processing the contract, for billing purposes or if the website user and/or customer has given his prior consent. The website user and/or customer has the right to revoke his consent at any time with effect for the future.
The notification of revocation has to be addressed to:
Werner & Mertz GmbH
The stored personal data will be deleted if the website user and/or customer revokes his consent for the data to be stored, if the information is no longer required for the purpose for which it was stored or if it is not allowed to be stored for any legal reasons. Data for billing and accounting purposes is not affected by any request to delete data.
Right to information
Upon receiving a request in writing, we will inform the website user and/or customer in accordance with $34 of the German Data Protection Act (BDSG) about the personal data relating to himself that has been stored.
The request has to be addressed to:
Werner & Mertz GmbH
Google Analytics declaration
Our website also contains programmes (plugins) provided by the social network Facebook. These are operated solely by Facebook Inc., 1601 S. California Ave, Palo Alto, CA 94304, USA (Facebook). The plugins are identified on our website by the Facebook logo or the “Like” button.
If you visit a page on our website which contains such a plugin, your browser will establish a direct link with the servers of Facebook; this will allow the content of the plugin to be sent to your browser and integrated by the browser in the page displayed.
As a result of this the information that you have visited our website will be forwarded to Facebook. If you are logged into your personal Facebook user account when you visit our website, Facebook can assign the website visit to this account. By interacting with the plugins, e.g. by clicking the “Like” button or leaving a comment, this information will be sent directly to Facebook, where it will be stored. If you would like to prevent such data from being sent, you must log out of your Facebook account before you visit our website.
For information on the purpose and scope of the data collection activities by Facebook, how it processes and uses your data, your rights concerning this privacy settings, please see Facebook’s Data Use Policy .