Data Protection Statement

As far as no other information is provided below, the provision of your personal data is not required by law or contract, nor required for conclusion of a contract. You are not obligated to provide the data. Not providing them will not have any consequences. This shall only apply as far as no other information is provided for the following processing activities. Personal data within the meaning of the EU General Data Protection regulation (GDPR) means any information that refers to an identified or identifiable natural person.

Your rights as data subject

You can assert the following rights in accordance with Art. 15 to 20 GDPR at any time under the following contact details of our data protection officer:

·         information on your data stored by us and their processing,

·         rectification of inaccurate personal data,

·         erasure of your data stored by us,

·         restriction of processing activities, provided that we are not yet allowed to erase your data due to statutory obligations,

·         objection to processing of your data in accordance with Art. 6 (1)f GDPR by us and

·         data portability, provided that you have consented to the processing activities or concluded a contract with us.

If you have given your consent to us, you may withdraw this consent at any time, effective for the future. In accordance with Art. 77 GDPR, you have the right to lodge a complaint with the supervisory authority if you believe that processing of your personal data is not done lawfully. Your relevant supervisory authority will be determined according to the Federal State of your place of residence, your work or the alleged violation. A list of the supervisory authorities (for the non-public area), including its address, can be found at:

https://www.bfdi.bund.de/DE/Infothek/Anschriften Links/anschriften links-node.html

Purposes of processing activities by the controller and by third parties

We process your personal data only for the purposes named in this data protection statement. Your personal data will not be transferred to any third parties for any other than the purposes named. We shall only pass on your personal data to third parties if:

·         you have explicitly consented to this,

·         processing is required to process a contract with you,

·         processing is required for compliance with a legal obligation,

processing is required to preserve legitimate interests, provided that there is no reason to assume that you have an overriding legitimate interest in your data not being passed on.

Erasure or blocking of the data

We comply with the principles of data avoidance and data economy. We therefore only store your personal data for as long as it is necessary to achieve the purposes named here, or for as long as the legislator stipulates in its diverse storage periods. After loss of the respective purpose or the end of these time limits, the corresponding data will be routinely blocked or deleted according to the statutory rules.

Cookies

Like many other websites, we use "cookies". Cookies are small text files that are transferred to your hard disc by a website server. This automatically gives us certain data, such as your internet protocol address, the browser and operating system you use and your connection to the internet.

Cookies cannot be used to start programs or transfer viruses to a computer. The information in the cookies enables us to facilitate navigation and to display our websites correctly.

In no case will the data we record be passed on to any third parties or linked to personal data without your consent.

Of course, you can generally also view our website without using cookies. Internet browsers are regularly set so that they accept cookies. You can generally deactivate the use of cookies at any time using your browser's settings. Please use the help function of your internet browser in order to learn how to change these settings. Please note that individual functions of our website may not work if you have deactivated the use of cookies.

Google Analytics

We use the web analysis service Google Analytics from Google Inc. (1600 Amphitheatre Parkway, Mountain View, CA 94043, USA, "Google") on our website. Processing activities serve the purpose of analysis of this website and its visitors. For this, Google will use this information to evaluate your use of the website, in order to compile reports on the website activities and to provide further services connected to website use and internet use towards the website operator on the order of the provider of this website. The internet protocol address transmitted by your browser within the context of Google Analytics will not be combined with any other data of Google. Google Analytics uses cookies that permit analysis of your use of the website. The information produced by the cookies regarding your use of this website is usually transmitted to a server of Google in the USA and stored there. IP anonymisation is activated on this website. Due to this, your internet protocol address will be abbreviated first by Google within Member States of the European Union or in other contracting states of the convention on the European Economic Area. Only in exceptions will your full internet protocol address be transmitted to a server of Google in the USA and abbreviated there. Your data may be transmitted to the USA. A resolution of appropriateness of the European Commission is present for data transmissions to the USA. Processing takes place based on Art. 6 (1) lit. f GDPR, based on the legitimate interest in demand-oriented and target-oriented design of the website. You have the right to object to processing of personal data concerning you based on this Art. 6 (1) f GDPR at any time due to grounds resulting from your special situation.

For this, you may prevent storage of the cookies by choosing the corresponding technical settings in your browser software; however, note that you may be unable to fully use all functions of the website in such a case. You may furthermore prevent recording of the data generated by the cookie and referring to your use of the website (incl. your internet protocol address) and processing of these personal data by Google by downloading and installing the browser plugin available under the following link: https://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout?hl=de. In order to device-comprehensively prevent recording by Google Analytics, you may set an opt-out cookie. Opt-out cookies prevent the future recording of your personal data when visiting this website. You must perform the opt-out on every system and device you use to make it comprehensively effective. If you click here, the opt-out cookie is set: Deactivating Google Analytics. For more detailed information on usage conditions and data protection, see

https://www.google.com/analytics/terms/de.html, https://www.google.de/intl/de/policies/

SSL encryption

In order to protect the security of your data during transmission, we use encryption procedures according to the current state of the art (e.g. SSL) via HTTPS.

Contact form

When you contact us with any questions of any kind by email or contact form, you are giving your free consent to us for the purpose of contacting you. You must provide a valid email address for this. This serves assignment of the query and subsequent answering of the same. Indication of further data is optional. The information provided by you will be stored for the purpose of processing the query and for possible follow-up questions. After completion of the queries submitted by you, personal data will be deleted automatically.

Changes to our provisions on data protection

We reserve the right to adjust this data protection statement so that it always corresponds to the current legal requirements or in order to implement changes to our services in the data protection statement, e.g. by introducing new services. The new data protection statement shall then apply to your new visit.

Duration of storage

After compete processing of the contract, the data will initially be stored for the term of the warranty period, and then under consideration of legal archiving periods, in particular under tax and commercial law, and then deleted after the end of the deadline if you have not consented to further processing and use.

Questions to the data protection officer

Please email us if you have any questions concerning data protection.

Contact: info@escale.de