Data protection

Data protection statement

We would like you to feel safe in matters of data protection when visiting our website. This data protection statement is intended to inform you about the manner, scope and purposes of the collection and use of personal data on this website.

Automatic data collection

For technical reasons, our provider collects the following data transmitted by your Internet browser, among others:

  • browser type and version
  • operating system used
  • website from where you are visiting (referrer URL)
  • website you are visiting
  • date and time of your visit
  • your internet protocol (IP) address

This anonymous data is saved separately from any personal data disclosed by you and, therefore, it cannot be traced back to any particular person.

Personal data

In the contact forms on this website it is possible to enter personal data such as name, company name, address and e-mail address In any case, the personal data provided will only be processed for the purpose of sending the desired publications or information or for any other purposes explicitly stated in the individual form. The data will not be passed on to third parties unless we are legally obliged to do so. If external service providers come into contact with your personal data, we have taken technical and organizational measures to ensure that the provisions of the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) are complied with.

Right of access to personal data

We shall be pleased to inform you whether and which of your personal data has been stored by us. Under the terms of the GDPR, you may also exercise your right to have such data corrected, blocked or deleted.

Google Analytics

This website uses Google Analytics, a web analysis service of Google Inc. ("Google"). Google Analytics uses "cookies", which are text files saved on your computer to help analyze how visitors use the website. As a rule, the information generated by the cookie about your use of this website is transferred to a Google server in the USA and stored there. If IP anonymization is activated on this website, your IP address will however be truncated by Google beforehand within the area of member states of the European Union or other parties to the Agreement on the European Economic Area. Only in exceptional cases, the full IP address is sent to a Google server in the USA and truncated. Google will use this information on behalf of the operator of this website for the purpose of evaluating how you use the website, compiling reports on website activities and providing further services related to website and internet usage to the website operator. The IP address transferred by your browser within the scope of Google Analytics will not be associated with any other data held by Google. You can prevent the storage of cookies by selecting the appropriate settings of your browser software. However, we would like to point out that if you do so, it may not be possible for you to make use of the full scope of all this website's functions. You can also prevent the data generated by the cookie and related to your usage of this website (including your IP address) from being conveyed to and processed by Google by downloading and installing a browser plug-in available through the following link.

Links to other websites

Our website contains links to other, external websites. As a provider, Maschinenfabrik Gustav Eirich GmbH & Co KG is responsible for its own content in accordance with the generally applicable laws and has no influence on whether the operators of other websites comply with the data protection regulations. Maschinenfabrik Gustav Eirich GmbH & Co KG shall not be liable for external content made available for use through especially marked links and does not adopt their content as its own. Providers of these external websites shall remain solely liable for illegal, incorrect or incomplete contents and damages caused by using or not using the information provided on the linked websites. This also applies to the social bookmarks connected to our website, i.e. the links provided on our website to Facebook and YouTube, for instance.

Data protection officer

Our data protection officer will gladly assist you with these matters.

Current status of the data protection statement

We reserve the right to amend this data protection statement at any time in compliance with the applicable data protection regulations. The current status is May 2018.