1. Data protection at a glance
Data collection on our website?
Who is the controller responsible for data collection on this website?
Data processing on this website is done by the owner of the website. You can find their contact details in the legal notice on this website.
How we collect your data?
For one thing, your data are collected when you communicate them to us. This may be data you enter in a contact form. Other data are collected automatically and after your consent by our IT systems when you visit our website. These are mostly technical data (e. g. web browser, operating system or time of access to a page). The collection of these data happens automatically as soon as you enter this website.
How we use your data?
Some of the data are collected to ensure the smooth running of the website. Other data can be used for analysing your user behaviour.
Your rights regarding your data?
You have the right to obtain information about the source, recipient and purpose of your personal data stored by us at any time free of charge. You also have the right to obtain the rectification, blocking or erasure of these data. If you have provided us with your consent to the processing of your data, you may withdraw this consent at any time for the future. You also have the right to request under certain circumstances that the processing of your personal data be restricted. Furthermore, you have the right to lodge a complaint with the competent supervisory authority. Regarding this and other questions concerning data protection, you can contact us at any time at the address given in the legal notice.
Analytics tools and third-party tools
2. Hosting and Content Delivery Networks (CDN)
This website is hosted by an external service provider (host). The personal data collected on this website are stored on the servers of the host. This may include, but is not limited to, IP addresses, contact requests, meta and communication data, contract data, contact data, names, website accesses and other data generated by a website. The use of the host is for the purpose of fulfilling the contract with our potential and existing customers (point (b) of Art. 6(1) GDPR) and in the interest of a secure, fast and efficient provision of our online offer by a professional provider (point (f) of Art. 6(1) GDPR). Our host will only process your data to the extent necessary to fulfil its performance obligations and will follow our instructions with regard to these data.
3. General and mandatory information
Information regarding the data controller
The following is responsible for the processing of personal data as part of the use of this website:
Sigma Spanntechnik GmbH
Telephone: +49 (0) 75 71 / 7 49 17 – 0
Fax: +49 (0) 75 71 / 7 49 17 – 51
The controller is the natural or legal person who, alone or jointly with others, determines the purposes and means of the processing of personal data (e. g. names, email addresses and the like).
Withdrawal of your consent to data processing
Many instances of data processing are possible only with your express consent. You can withdraw any consent already given at any time. The withdrawal of consent shall not affect the lawfulness of data processing based on consent before its withdrawal.
Right to object to data collection in special cases and to direct marketing (Art. 21 DSGVO)
Right to lodge a complaint with the competent supervisory authority
In the case of violations of the GDPR, the persons concerned have a right to lodge a complaint to a supervisory authority, in particular in the member state of their habitual residence, place of work or place of the suspected violation. The right to lodge a complaint is without prejudice to any other administrative or legal remedies.
Right to data portability
You have the right to receive the data which we process automatically based on your consent or in the performance of a contract or have them transmitted to a third party in a commonly used, machine-readable format. Where you request the direct transmission of the data to another controller, this will be done only where technically feasible.
SSL and / or TLS encryption
For security reasons and to protect confidential contents such as orders or queries which you send to us as owners of the site, this site uses SSL and / or TLS encryption. You can tell an encrypted connection by the fact that the address bar of your browser changes from “http://” to “https://” and by the lock symbol in your browser bar. When SSL or TLS encryption is active, the data you transmit to us cannot be read by third parties.
Information, deletion and correction
Under applicable legal provisions, you have the right, at any time and free of charge, of access to your personal data stored by us and to information about their source and recipients and the purposes of the data processing and, where appropriate, a right to rectification or erasure of these data. Regarding this and other questions concerning personal data, you can contact us at any time at the address given in the legal notice.
Objection to marketing emails
We hereby object to the use of our contact details, as published under the obligation to provide a legal notice, for sending us marketing and information materials not expressly solicited by us. The owners of this website reserve the right to take legal action in the event of being sent unsolicited marketing information, for example in the form of spam emails.
Right to restriction of processing
You have the right to request that the processing of your personal data be restricted. Regarding this, you can contact us at any time at the address given in the legal notice. The restriction of processing exists in the following cases:
• If you dispute the accuracy of your personal data stored with us, we usually need time to verify this. For the duration of the verification you have the right to request that the processing of your personal data be restricted. If the processing of your personal data was / is carried out unlawfully, you may request that the data processing be restricted instead of deleted.
• If we no longer need your personal data, but you do need it to exercise, defend or assert legal claims, you have the right to request that we restrict the processing of your personal data instead of deleting it.
• If you have lodged an objection under Art. 21(1) GDPR, a balance must be made between your interests and ours. As long as it is not yet clear whose interests prevail, you have the right to request that the processing of your personal data be restricted.
• If you have restricted the processing of your personal data, such data may be processed – apart from their storage – only with your consent or for the purpose of asserting, exercising or defending legal claims or protecting the rights of another natural or legal person or for reasons of important public interest of the European Union or a Member State.
4. Data collection on our website
Server log files
The provider of the website automatically collects and stores information in server log files which are transmitted to us automatically by your browser. These include:
• Browser type and browser version
• Operating system used
• Referrer URL
• Host name of the computer accessing the website
• Time of the server request
• IP address
This data is not combined with other data sources. The basis for the recording of these data is point (f) of Art. 6(1) GDPR. The website operator has a justified interest in the technically flawless presentation and the optimisation of their website – to this end, the server log files must be recorded.
If you send us enquiries via a contact form, your information from the enquiry form including the contact details given there will be stored by us for the purpose of dealing with your enquiry and any further enquiries. We will not pass these data on to others without your consent. These data are processed on the basis of point (b) of Art. 6(1) GDPR if your request is related to the fulfilment of a contract or is necessary for the implementation of pre-contractual measures. In all other cases, the processing is based on our legitimate interest in the effective processing of the queries addressed to us (point (f) of Art. 6(1) GDPR) or on your consent (point (a) of Art. 6(1) GDPR), provided that this consent has been requested. The data entered into the contact form by you will remain with us until you request their erasure, withdraw your consent to their storage or the purpose for which the data were stored no longer applies (e. g., when your enquiry has been dealt with). Mandatory statutory provisions – particularly retention periods – remain unaffected.
Query by e-mail, telephone or fax
If you contact us by e-mail, telephone or fax, your query including all personal data (name, query) resulting thereof will be stored and processed by us for the purpose of processing your request. We will not pass these data on to others without your consent. These data are processed on the basis of point (b) of Art. 6(1) GDPR if your request is related to the fulfilment of a contract or is necessary for the implementation of pre-contractual measures. In all other cases, the processing is based on our legitimate interest in the effective processing of the queries addressed to us (point (f) of Art. 6(1) GDPR) or on your consent (point (a) of Art. 6(1) GDPR), provided that this consent has been requested. The data sent to us via contact requests will remain with us until you request their erasure, withdraw your consent to their storage or the purpose for which the data were stored no longer applies (e. g. when your request has been dealt with). Any mandatory statutory provisions – in particular, statutory retention periods – remain unaffected.
5. Plugins and tools
Google Web Fonts