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Data Privacy Statements of Max Weishaupt GmbH

Thank you for visiting our website and for your interest in our company and our products. Protecting your privacy when using our website is important to us. Please read the information below.

1 The data we use, how long for and for what purpose

1.1 Informative use of the website

Extent of data processing. For purely informative use of our website, i.e. if you do not otherwise provide us with information, but merely retrieve and read content, we collect only the personal data transmitted to our server by your browser. When you visit our website, this includes the following data: IP address, date and time of the request, time zone difference to Greenwich Mean Time (GMT), contents of the web page (specific search), access status/HTTP status code, amount of data transmitted, website from which the request is received, browser, operating system and its interface, language and version of browser software.

Purpose and legal basis. The purpose of data processing is to make the retrieval of the website technically possible and to ensure reliability and security. The legal basis for data processing is the protection of our legitimate interests. For the purposes just mentioned, our legitimate interest lies in data processing.

Duration of data storage. The data will be deleted as soon as it is no longer required for the purpose of the enquiry. If the data is used to access the website, it will be deleted when the respective session is ended. IP addresses are stored for seven days to track abuse.

1.2 Downloading material (manuals, information brochures, etc.)

If you wish to download manuals, information brochures or other content from our site, section 1.1 shall apply accordingly.

1.3 Contact us / ordering information material

Extent of data processing. Our website offers forms, which can be used to contact us electronically to order information material or request a free consultation. The data entered in the input mask will be transmitted to us and processed. This data includes: company, salutation, first name, surname, street, house number, postcode, town, email address, area code and telephone number, information about the heating technology you are interested in as well as a comment box. If you request a consultation, the serial number of your Weishaupt system and a subject matter will be requested. The following fields are mandatory information: surname/first name, street/post code/town, email address. If the enquiry is sent via the contact form, any additional data will be used according to section 1.1. You can, of course, also communicate with us via the email address provided in which case personal data provided by the email will be used. Only designated employees within the Weishaupt Group and its representatives (appointed dealers) have access to your data.

Purpose and legal basis. The data will be used solely to enable us to process your enquiry within the Weishaupt Group and through its representatives (appointed dealers). Your consent is the legal basis for processing the data. The data transmitted to us will be processed on the basis of our legitimate interest. In this case, our legitimate interest lies in data processing.

Duration of data storage. The data referred to in this subparagraph will be deleted as soon as it is no longer required for the purpose of the enquiry. This is the case when the respective process has been completed. The process is complete, when your enquiry has been dealt with, for example, when your questions have been answered.

1.4 Cookies

Extent of data processing. Our website uses Cookies. Cookies are text files, which are stored on your computer by the Internet browser. Cookies contain strings, which facilitate the unique identification of your browser when you revisit the site. We also use cookies to make our website more user-friendly. Some elements of our website require that the browser requesting access can also be identified after a page change. The following data is stored and transmitted in the cookies: language settings and log-in information. We use cookies on our website, which allow us to analyse your use of our site. This allows the following data to be transmitted: search terms entered, frequency of page views, use of website functions. When accessing our website, the user is informed about the use of cookies for analysis purposes and his consent to the processing of the personal data used in this context is obtained. In this context, there is also a reference to this privacy policy.

Purpose and legal basis. We use cookies to simplify the use of our websites. Cookies are also used for analysis purposes, in particular to improve the quality of our website and to identify interesting topics. The setting of cookies is based on your consent, or - for technically required cookies - on the basis of our legitimate interest. The purpose described here includes our legitimate interest.

Duration of data storage. Cookies are stored on your computer. The duration of storage can be identified in the overview for cookie settings of your browser. You can prevent or restrict the transfer of cookies by changing the settings in your browser. Cookies that have already been saved can be deleted at any time. This can also be done automatically, e.g. when you close your browser. If cookies on our website are disabled, it may not be possible to use all the functions of the website to the full.

2 Rights of a data subject

Your rights as a data subject are comprehensively guaranteed by us. The following is a brief explanation of these rights:

2.1 Advertising objection

You may object to the future use of your data for promotional purposes at any time.

2.2 Withdrawal of consent

You may withdraw your consent for the future use of personal data at any time.

2.3 Other rights

If we use personal data about you, you have a right under the respective legal requirements regarding your personal data

• to access the data, to correct or erase the data as well as
• to limit the use, to oppose the use and to restrict data transfer.

You also have the right to make a complaint to a Data Protection Supervisory Authority about the way in which we used your personal data.

3 Security

We offer you the option to encrypt the personal information you send to us. This encryption protects the confidentiality of the data exchange between you and our web server and helps prevent misuse of data, e. g. through bugging. We use TLS (Transport Layer Security), which is a recognised and widely used application.

4 Contact

The party responsible for the purposes of Data Protection Regulation is:
Max Weishaupt GmbH
Max-Weishaupt-Straße 14
88477 Schwendi
Telephone: +49 7353 83-0

If you have specific questions about data protection, please address them to our data protection officer:
We will process your enquiry immediately and inform you about the action we have taken.

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