Data Privacy Statement

As a rule it is possible to use our website without giving any personal details. Insofar as personal data are collected when you visit our website, we process these solely in accordance with the General Data Protection Regulation (Directive (EU) 2016/679; GDPR), the Federal German Data Protection Act of 30 July 2017 (FDPA new) and the Telemedia Act. We process personal data solely in accordance with this Data Privacy Statement. This data privacy statement applies to the use of the website at the address www.kamat.de. The data privacy statements on linked websites are applicable to the linked contents of other access providers on the linked websites. We would like to advise you that when data are transferred on the Internet security vulnerabilities can arise, which we are unable to prevent even by the technical design of this website. Complete protection of personal data is not possible when the Internet is used.

 

Responsible Authority

The authority responsible for the processing of personal data during the use of this website is:

KAMAT GmbH & Co. KG

Salinger Feld 10, 58454 Witten

Company Register: HRB 8725

VAT Identification No.: DE 126882101

Executive Board: Dipl.-Ing. Jan G. Sprakel, Dr. Ing. Andreas Wahl

Telephone +49 234 / 51628-0

  

Data Protection Officer

We have appointed as Data Protection Officer:

Mr Dipl.-Inform. Olaf Tenti

GDI Gesellschaft für Datenschutz und Informationssicherheit mbH

Fleyer Straße 61, 58097 Hagen (NRW)

Telephone: +49 2331/356832-0

e-mail: datenschutz@remove-this.gdi-mbh.eu

Internet: www.gdi-mbh.eu

 

Hosting

Our website is operated on servers of KAMP Netzwerkdienste GmbH Vestische Str. 89-91, 46117 Oberhausen.

 

Data collected

When you access our website data are automatically collected and stored in log files on our hoster's site. These data may make reference to a person. The data collected include:

– name of the website accessed

– date and time of access

– type of Internet browser

– Internet browser version

– the operating system underlying the browser with patch level

 

Purpose of collection by the Hoster

The hoster uses the data collected to operate the website and to ensure IT security. In the case of specific reference points the log data are analysed retrospectively, where necessary.

 

Duration of storage by the Hoster

Data stored by the hoster are automatically erased at the end of 3 months.

 

General

In the course of use of our website personal data are transferred to third parties.

 

Basis of the data processing

The basis for the collection of the data pursuant to Article 6 (1) first sentence GDPR is: where applicable the consent granted by you (point (a)); where applicable processing of the information is necessary for the performance of a contract, or in order to take steps prior to entering into a contract (point (b)), or compliance with a legal obligation (point (c)); If the processing is necessary for the purposes of the legitimate interests of our company (point (f)), this is referred to separately as part of the individual operation.

 

Cookies

Cookies are used to provide our website. Cookies are small text files, which are stored on your terminal and make it possible for us to recognise your computer, when you visit our site. Cookies serve to make the services on our websites available to you. For this purpose we use cookies, known as session cookies, which make it possible for us to recognise your device during your visit to our sites. When you leave our website, the cookies deposited are automatically deleted from your browser.

We use cookies, in order to optimise our websites. For this purpose we use cookies, known as session cookies, which make it possible for us to recognise your device during your visit to our sites. When you leave our website, the cookies deposited are automatically deleted from your browser. We also use cookies, which are stored across sessions and are used to recognise your device on subsequent visits to our site. Cookies stored on your device for this purpose are not deleted after an individual session.

You may object to the use of cookies by adjusting your browser settings and thus preventing cookies being deposited. We should like to advise you that in this case you may not be able to use some of the functions on our website.

 

Contact information

On our web site it is possible to contact us by e-mail. In this connection personal data from you are stored and processed for the purpose of communication. The data collected for this purpose (name, address, telephone number, e-mail address, IP address) are not transferred to third parties. Your data are not merged with other data collected on this website. If applicable, the data are stored for customer relations management (CRM) purposes, if you are already a customer of our company. The basis for the collection of the data pursuant to Article 6 (1) first sentence GDPR is: where applicable consent is granted by you (point (a)); where applicable processing of the information is necessary for the performance of a contract, or in order to take steps prior to entering into a contract (point (b)), or compliance with a legal obligation (point (c)) and the legitimate interests of our company in the communication introduced by you (point (f)). The data are erased when the purpose of communication has been attained.

 

Google Analytics

On our website we use Google Analytics. This service is provided by Google LLC., 1600 Amphitheatre Parkway, Mountain View, CA 94043, USA (hereinafter: Google). If it is necessary for the provision of this service, Google shall store cookies on your terminal. Cookies are small text files, which make it possible to recognise your computer.

When you use our website Google stores the following data: your IP address, the time, place, duration and frequency of your visit to our website. We have organised Google Analytics in such a way that the IP address is anonymised. For this purpose the IP address is abbreviated. Google uses the data to produce reports for us on the use of our websites. These allow us to identify the volume of traffic on our website and to optimise it by means of this knowledge. Google shall transfer the data to third parties provided that this is mandated by statute. On no account is your IP address merged with other data from Google.

As part of the processing by Google Analytics personal data are transferred to the USA. In this case the IP address shall be anonymised prior to transfer to the USA on servers within the Member States of the European Union. Personal data are transferred to the US on the basis of the adequacy decision of the European Commission of 12 July 2016 (EU-US Data Protection Shield).

 

Right to object to the collection of data

You may object to data collection by Google Analytics as follows: Google provides a deactivation add-on, which you can install in your browser. If this is properly installed in your browser, your data are not collected by Google as part of the Analytics program. The right to object to the Analytics program has no effect on any data transfer to other web services. The deactivation add-on can be downloaded from the Google internet sites on this link: http://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout?hl=de

Alternatively you may click on the following link to set what is known as an opt-out cookie for the browser used. Then, when you visit this website in the future data will no longer be transferred to Google Analytics.

Please note that the opt-out cookie can be deleted, if applicable. The deletion of the opt-out cookie depends on your individual browser settings. If the cookie is deleted, it must be reset by clicking again on the link given above. If you object to the collection of data by Google Analytics you may not be able to use all the services provided by us to their full extent.

 

Google Maps

Parts of our website use Google Maps to integrate map data functions. These contents are provided by Google LLC., 1600 Amphitheatre Parkway Mountain View, CA 94043, USA (Google). When you access our website your browser loads the necessary code from Google. For this purpose the browser used by you must accept a connection with the Google servers. This informs Google that our website has been accessed through your IP address. At the same time Google can deposit cookies on your terminal, unless you have prohibited the use of cookies on your browser, or may upload cookies. Location data can also be collected, if this is permitted in your browser. We use Google Maps to make our website attractive and convenient and to allow you to find more easily locations specified by us on our website. This represents a legitimate interest within the meaning of Article 6 (1) point (f) GDPR. The data is transferred to the USA pursuant to the implementation decision (EU) 2016/1250 of the EU Commission (EU-US Data Protection Shield). Your IP address is collected by us for transfer to Google. You are not obliged to provide these data; however it is not possible to use the relevant parts of our website unless these data are provided. Further information is available in the Google data privacy statement on: https://www.google.com/policies/privacy

 

LinkedIn

Our website contains components and services from LinkedIn Ireland Unlimited Company, Wilton Place, Dublin 2, Ireland. Every time our website is accessed this triggers the LinkedIn components, so that the browser used by you downloads an equivalent display of the LinkedIn components. This process informs LinkedIn of your visit to our site. We have no control over the extent of collection or other data collection factors with LinkedIn.

Further information on this is available in the LinkedIn data privacy statement: https://linkedin.com/legal/privacy-policy

You personal data protection settings are available in the account settings: https://linkedin.com/psettings/privacy

 

YouTube

On our website we use YouTube videos. The service is provided by YouTube LLC, 901 Cherry Ave., 94066 San Bruno, CA, USA, a Google LLC company, 1600 Amphitheatre Parkway Mountain View, CA 94043, USA. Here we use the extended data protection mode option provided by YouTube. When you access our Internet sites, which have an embedded YouTube video, a connection is produced to the YouTube servers and thus the content is displayed in your browser. According to its own statement, in the extended data protection mode YouTube stores only data, which are transferred to the extended data protection mode server, in particular which of our websites you visited when you watched the video. If you are simultaneously logged into YouTube this information is allocated to your membership account with YouTube. You can prevent this by logging out of your YouTube membership account before visiting our website. Further information on data protection by YouTube is provided by Google on the following link: https://www.google.de/intl/de/policies/privacy

 

reCAPTCHA

In order to protect input forms on our site we use the reCAPTCHA site of the company, Google LLC., 1600 Amphitheatre Parkway, Mountain View, CA 94043 USA, hereinafter: Google. The use of this service allows us to distinguish whether an input form is of human origin or has been maliciously produced by automated machine processing.

To implement the functionality your referrer URL, IP address, the behaviour of the visitor to the website, information on operating systems, browsers and length of stay, cookies, display information, scripts, information on input behaviour of the user and movements of the mouse in the area of the reCAPTCHA check box are transferred to Google.

Google uses the information obtained in this way inter alia to digitalise and optimise our various services. The IP address transferred as part of the reCAPTCHA program is not merged with other data by Google, unless you are registered on your Google account at the time of use of the reCAPTCHA plug-ins, in other words, at the time of your visit to our website. If you wish to prevent this transfer and storage of data on you and your behaviour on our website by Google, you must log out of Google before visiting our site. The Terms and Conditions of Use of the reCAPTCHA service are available on: https://www.google.com/intl/de/policies/privacy/.

 

Your rights and assertion of rights

You have the following rights, which you may assert against us. In order to assert those rights please use the data given above or send an e-mail to: datenschutz@remove-this.gdi-mbh.eu

 

Right of access

You have the right to be informed whether we process personal data concerning you, for what purposes we process the data, which categories of personal data concerning you we process, to whom the data has where applicable been transferred, how long the data shall be stored where applicable and what your rights are.

Right to correction of data

You have the right to have inaccurate personal data concerning you, which has been stored by us, corrected. You also have the right to have incomplete data stored by us completed.

Erasure

You can require us to erase personal data concerning you provided that (1) the data have been unlawfully processed, (2) the purpose, for which the data have been collected, has been achieved, (3) you have withdrawn your consent to the data processing and no other legal ground for the processing exists, (4) we are subject to a legal duty to erase the data, (5) you are under 16 years of age or (6) you have objected to the processing and there are no overriding legitimate grounds for the processing on our side.

Right to restriction of processing

You may require us to restrict processing in the following cases. In these cases we shall provide the data with a blocking notice and cease to process them. (1) If you contest the accuracy of the personal data for the duration of our inspection. (2) If you have requested erasure and we are unable or are not authorised to erase the data. (3) If the data are necessary for the assertion of claims, but we would be obliged to erase them, because the purpose of processing has been achieved. (4) If you have objected to the processing and as yet no final decision has been taken.

Right to object to the processing

If the processing of personal data concerning you relies on legitimate interests, you may object to the processing on grounds arising from your particular situation.

Right to data portability

You have the right to request from us data, which you yourself have provided as part of a contract or on the basis of consent and which are automatically processed, in a current, machine-readable format (data set).

Withdrawal of consent granted

If you have given us your consent to the processing of personal data, you may at any time withdraw the consent. Please send you withdrawal of consent to the data given above or by e-mail to datenschutz@kamat.de

Right to lodge a complaint

You have the right to lodge a complaint under data protection law to the supervisory authorities. The supervisory authority competent for us is: the State Data Protection and Freedom of Information Officer North Rhine Westphalia. The complaint can be lodged with any supervisory authority irrespective of jurisdiction.