1. Overview and general information
The following information gives a simple overview about what happens with your personal data when visiting our homepage. Personal data is all the data that makes you personally identifiable. For more detailed information about data protection please see our privacy statement below.
Data collection on our website
Who is responsible for collecting data on our website?
Responsible for the data processing on this website is the website operator. Please see the Legal Notice of this website for contact details.
How do we collect your data?
On the one side your data is collected when you disclose the data. This could be data that you fill in, for example, in our contact form.
On the other side, upon visiting this website, the system automatically records technical data and information (e.g. browser type, operating system or time of the page view).
What is the purpose of collecting your data?
Some of your data is collected in order to ensure that users can access our website. Other data can be used to better understand your needs and behavior.
Which rights do you have regarding your data?
At any time, you have the right to gratuitously receive information about source, recipient and purpose of your stored personal data. Additionally, you have the right for rectification, blocking or erasure of your personal data. For this purpose or because of other questions regarding the privacy you can contact us using the contact details provided in the Legal Notice. You have also the right to lodge a complaint with the relevant supervisory board.
Furthermore, under certain circumstances, you have the right for restriction of processing of your personal data. For more information please see the point “Right for restriction of processing”.
2. General and required information for privacy
The operators of this website take the protection of your personal data very serious. Your data is confidential and will be processed according to legal requirements and this privacy statement.
By using this website different personal data will be collected. Personal data is all the data that makes you personally identifiable. The present privacy statement explains which data is collected and what we do with your data. It also explains how and for what purpose the data is collected.
Please be aware that data transmission over the Internet (e.g. when communicating by e-mail) may involve gaps in security. Complete protection of data from interception by third parties is therefore not possible.
Information about the controller
The controller for data processing on this website is:
RSD Richard Schulz-Dusenschön e.K.
Im Gleisdreieck 8
Phone: +49 (0) 451 73137
Controller is the natural or legal person, which alone or jointly with others determines the purposes and means of the processing of personal data (e.g. names, email addresses, etc.).
Withdrawal of your consent to data processing
Most data processing is only possible with your consent. If you have given your consent to us for processing your personal data, please note that you may withdraw this consent at any time. To withdraw your consent, it is sufficient to send an informal email to us. The legitimacy of the data processed prior to withdrawal remains unaffected.
Right to object pursuant to Art. 21 GDPR
In case the data processing is based article 6 (1) point (e) or (f) you have the right to object, on grounds relating to your particular situation, at any time to processing of your personal data, including profiling based on those provisions. The respective legal base for the data processing can be found in this privacy statement. When you use your right to object, we will no longer process your personal data unless we can demonstrate compelling legitimate grounds for the processing which override the interests, rights and freedoms of the data subject or for the establishment, exercise or defense of legal claims acc. to article 21 (1) GDPR. Where personal data are processed for direct marketing purposes, you have the right acc. to article 21 (2) GDPR to object at any time to processing of your personal data concerning for such marketing, which includes profiling to the extent that it is related to such direct marketing. Where you object to processing for direct marketing purposes, your personal data will no longer be processed for such purposes acc. to article 21 (3) GDPR.
Right to lodge a complaint with a supervisory authority
Without prejudice to any other administrative or judicial remedy, you have the right to lodge a complaint with a supervisory authority, in particular in the Member State of your habitual residence, place of work or place of the alleged infringement if you consider that the processing of your personal data relating infringes the GDPR.
Right to data portability
You have the right to receive the personal data concerning you, which you have provided to us with consent or which was carried out by automated means, in a structured, commonly used and machine-readable format and have the right to transmit those data to another controller without hindrance from us. The transmission of your data from us directly to another controller will only be done where technically feasible.
SSL- or TLS-encryption
In order to protect the transfer of personal data via this website (e.g. for inquiries) we use SSL- or TLS-encryption. An encrypted connection to the website can be recognized by the “https://” address and the lock symbol in your browser line. If the SSL- or TLS-encryption is activated, the transmitted data cannot be read by third parties.
Right of access, rectification and erasure
You have the right to obtain from us confirmation as to whether or not personal data concerning you are being processed, and, where that is the case, access to the personal data and information about the source, purposes of processing, categories of personal data concerned, recipients of personal data and, when possible, the envisaged period for which the data will be stored. You have the right of rectification or erasure of your personal data or, under certain circumstances, restriction of processing of your personal data or to object to such processing. For this purpose or because of other questions regarding your personal data you can contact us using the contact details provided in the Legal Notice.
Right to restriction of processing
You have the right to obtain from us restriction of processing where one of the following applies:
The accuracy of the personal data is contested by you, for a period enabling us to verify the accuracy of the personal data.
The processing is unlawful, and you oppose the erasure of your personal data and request the restriction of their use instead.
We no longer need the personal data for the purposes of the processing, but we are required by you for the establishment, exercise or defense of legal claims.
You have objected to processing pursuant to Article 21 (1) pending the verification whether the legitimate grounds of us override yours.
Where processing has been restricted, such personal data shall, with the exception of storage, only be processed with your consent or for the establishment, exercise or defense of legal claims or for the protection of the rights of another natural or legal person or for reasons of important public interest of the Union or of a Member State.
3. Data collection on this website
The provider, who hosts this website, collects and automatically saves information on its server log file, which are transmitted by your browser automatically. In detail this information is: browser type and version, utilized operating system, referrer URL, host name of accessing computer and the time of the server request. The data will not be merged with any other sources. The collection of this data is done under article 6 (1) point (f) GDPR. We have a legitimate interest in the technically smooth presentation and optimization of our website – therefore logfiles need to be captured.
If you sent us a message or inquiry using the contact form, all information you have provided will be stored by us in order to answer your message or inquiry or any follow-up questions. We will not share this information with third parties. The data you filled in the contact form is processed exclusively with your consent acc. to article 6 (1) point (a) GDPR. At any time, you can withdraw your consent. To withdraw your consent, it is sufficient to send an informal email to us. The legitimacy of the data processed prior to withdrawal remains unaffected.
The data you have provided in the contact form remains with us until you request the erasure, revoke your consent of storage or the purpose of data storage is omitted. Mandatory legal requirements, especially retention periods, remain unaffected.
Request by email, phone or fax
If you contact us by email, phone or fax we collect, use and store your personal data for processing your query. We will not share this information with third parties. The processing of this data is based on article 6 (1) point (b) GDPR, if processing is necessary for the performance of a contract to which you are party or in order to take steps at your request prior to entering into a contract. In all other cases the processing is performed with your consent under article 6 (1) point (a) GDPR and/or because of our legitimate interest under article 6 (1) point (f) GDPR as we have a legitimate interest to process and answer inquiries given to us.
The data you have provided us with remains with us until you request the erasure, revoke your consent of storage or the purpose of data storage is omitted. Mandatory legal requirements, especially retention periods, remain unaffected.
Tools & Plugins
In order to improve the quality of this website and to control the reach we use the plugin Slimstat (wp-slimstat.com) to collect and process data for statistics. This data is stored in a database in Europe. The following data will be collected and analyzed:
- Domain name of the server
- Page address (URL)
- Browser and browser version, monitor resolution, language
- Operating system of accessing device
- IP-address (anonymized)
- Date and time of the access
- Search terms
- Pages viewed and links clicked on this website
- Duration on this website
This data is not relatable to any specific person and is collected in order to design our services and website in a more attractive way. The tracking and the insertion of cookies is deactivated and the option “DNT-Header (Do Not Track)” is activated. This data is not merged with other data sources. This statistical data is stored in the database of the provider of this website. Statistical data that is older than 90 days will be deleted automatically. We reserve the right to analyze this data subsequently, if any indications for an unlawful usage arise.