This data privacy statement is intended to inform you how your personally identifiable information is used and processed on our website - Schmidt Automotive GmbH, Röttinger Straße 39, 73463 Westhausen-Lippach.
The operators of these websites take the protection of your personal data very seriously. We treat your personal data confidentially and pursuant to statutory data protection regulations.
Use of our website is generally possible without disclosing personal data. Where personal data (e.g. a name, address or email addresses) is collected on our websites, this is always realised on a voluntary basis in as far as possible. This data will not be forwarded to third parties without your express consent.
The principles of minimal data („only as much as really needed“), data correctness (only as really and factually collected), data security (guarantee of access protection and integrity of the data) and the principle of strict apprpriation (only as necessary for fulfilling a legitimate purpose).
We wish to point out that security gaps may occur during data transmission on the internet (e.g. when communicating via email). Complete protection of data prior to accessing by third parties is not possible.
The websites use so-called cookies in part. Cookies do not do any harm to your computer and do not contain any viruses. Cookies are used to make our service more user-friendly, effective and safe. Cookies are small text files that are stored on your computer and saved by your browser.
Most of the cookies we use are so-called session cookies. These are automatically deleted following the end of your visit. Other cookies remain stored on your device until you delete them. These cookies enable us to recognise your browser the next time you visit.
The provider of these websites automatically collects and stores information in log files which your browser automatically transmits to us, such as
• browser type/version
• used operating system
• referrer URL
• host name of the accessing computer
• time of query
Those data cannot be associated with individual persons. A merging with other data sources does not take place. We reserve the right to retrospectively check the data if reasonable evidences concerning illegal use become known.
If you forward us inquiries using a contact form, your information on the inquiry form (including contact details provided by you on the form) will be stored by us for the purpose of processing the inquiry and in case of follow-up questions. We will not disclose this information to others without your consent.
This website uses functions of the Google Analytics web analytics service. Google Inc., 1600 Amphitheatre Parkway Mountain View, CA 94043, USA is the provider.
Google Analytics uses so-called cookies. These are text files that are stored on your computer and allow you to analyse use of the website. The information on your use of this website generated by the cookie is usually transmitted to a Google server in the USA and stored there.
For more information on using user data relating to Google Analytics, please see the Google privacy statement: https://support.google.com/analytics/answer/6004245?hl=de
You may refuse the storage of cookies through appropriate configuration of your browser software. However, we wish to point out that, in this case, you may not be able to fully utilise all the functions of this website. Moreover, you can also prevent recording of the data generated by the cookie and relating to your use of the website (incl. your IP address) to Google and processing of this data by Google by downloading and installing the browser plug-in available at the following link: https://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout?hl=en
Objecting to the collection of dataYou can prevent data acquisition by Google Analytics by clicking on the following link.
IP AnonymizationWe use the function "activation of IP anonymization" on this website. As a result, your IP address will be truncated by Google beforehand within member states of the European Union or in other contracting states of the Agreement on the European Economic Area. Only in exceptional cases the full IP address will be sent to a Google server in the US to be shortened there. On behalf of the operator of this website, Google will use this information to evaluate your use of the website, to compile reports on website activity and to provide other services related to website activity and internet usage to the website operator. The IP address provided by Google Analytics as part of Google Analytics will not be merged with other Google data.
Google Web Fonts
For uniform representation of fonts, this page uses web fonts provided by Google. When you open a page, your browser loads the required web fonts into your browser cache to display texts and fonts correctly.
If your browser does not support web fonts, a standard font is used by your computer.
This site uses the Google Maps map service via an API. It is operated by Google Inc., 1600 Amphitheatre Parkway, Mountain View, CA 94043, USA.
To use Google Maps, it is necessary to save your IP address. This information is generally transmitted to a Google server in the USA and stored there. The provider of this site has no influence on this data transfer.
Further information about handling user data, can be found in the data protection declaration of Google at https://www.google.de/intl/de/policies/privacy/.
This website employs SSL encryption for reasons of security and to protect the transmission of sensitive content such as inquiries sent by you to us as the website operator. An encrypted link is indicated by the browser’s address line changing from “http://” to “https://” and the lock icon in your browser line. Data that you transfer to us cannot be read by third parties if SSL encryption is activated.
Right to information, deletion, Blocking
You are at all times entitled to free information about your stored personal data, its origin and recipients and the purpose of data processing and you have a right to have this data corrected, blocked or deleted. You can contact us at any time at the address given in the legal notice for further information on this and other questions relating to the issue of personal data.
Should you have any questions concerning the processing of your personal data, you are welcome to contact our Data Protection Officer.
Schmidt Automotive GmbH
Röttinger Straße 39
Telefon: +49 (7363) 96 20 - 0
Telefax: +49 (7363) 96 20 - 15