Personal data is information about your identity, under which the details of name, address, telephone number, and email address fall. In order to use our website, it is not required to share any personal information. In some cases, such as in the case of collaboration/cooperation, we will require your name and address, as well as other information, in order to provide the desired service. The same applies, for example, to the answering of individual questions. Where such data is required, we will expressly let you know. Furthermore, we only save and process data, you have voluntarily provided, and if necessary, data, which we save during your visit to our webpages. If you use or request use of one of our services, we will only collect data necessary for the requested service. Should we require further data from you, it will only be on a voluntary basis. The processing of personal data is carried out only to fulfil the requested service and in preservation of company interests.
Collection of General Information
When you access our website, general information is automatically gathered. This information (server log files) includes the type of web browser, the operation system, and the domain name of your Internet service provider or similar. Collection of data relates exclusively to information with no reference to the person. This information is necessary for technical reasons, in order to display the content of webpages correctly and is automatically generating when using the Internet. Anonymous information of this type will only be used for their statistical values, in order to optimize our website’s appearance in the Internet and the underlying technology.
We have technical and organisational security measures in place, in order to protect against loss, destruction, manipulation and unauthorised access of your personal data. All of our employees and all those involved in data processing are required to adhere to data protection laws and other data-protection related regulations, as well as the confidential handling of personal data. In the case of collection and processing of personal data, all information will be encrypted, in order to prevent misuse by third parties. Our security measures are regularly updated as technological development progresses.
Children and Adolescents
Persons under the age of 18 should not provide personal data to us without the express permission of their parents. We do not request, collect or share with third parties any personal data from children or adolescents.
Deleting or Restriction of Data
We hold ourselves to the principles of data avoidance and data reduction. We save your personal data only as long as necessary, to help achieve the stated purpose or as stipulated by law. After conclusion of each purpose, or in the case of expiry of term, the relevant data will be restricted or deleted, routinely and in accordance with legal requirements.
As many other websites, we also use so-called “cookies”. Cookies are bits of text files, which are stored on your computer or device by a web server. Through cookies, we automatically receive certain data, such as IP addresses, browser used, operating system of your device and your connection to the Internet. Cookies cannot be utilised to initiate programs or transfer viruses onto a computer. Cookies allow the website to use collected information to ease navigation of and correctly display our website. In no case will cookies collected by us be transferred to a third party or connected with personal data provided by you, without your consent. Certainly, you can use our website without cookies. Web browsers are often set up to accept cookies. You can deactivate cookies at any time in the settings of your browser. Please use the help function of your browser, to learn how to change the settings. Please be aware that some parts of our website may not function correctly, if cookies are deactivated.
Use of Google Analytics:
This website uses Google Analytics, a web analysis service from Google Inc. (“Google“). Google Analytics uses so-called “cookies”, text files stored on your computer, which, through you, allow an analysis of the use of the site. The information generated through cookies about your use of this website are, as a rule, transmitted and stored on a Google server in the USA. As a result of the activation of IP anonymisation on this website, your IP address will be shortened by Google in member countries of the European Union or in other states signed on to the agreement of the European Economic Area. Only in rare cases will your full IP address be transmitted to a Google Server in the USA and shortened there. On behalf of the operator of this website, Google will use this information, to evaluate your use of the website, to generate reports about website activities, and to deliver improvements in use of website and Internet related services vis-à-vis the website operator. In regards to Google Analytics, your IP address, as transferred from your browser, will not be matched with other data from Google. You can prevent the collection of cookies in the settings menu of your browser; however, we would note that deactivation of cookies may result in restricted functionality of the website. Furthermore, you can prevent the collection of data via cookies and your website related data (incl. your IP address) sent to Google, as well as the processing of the data. To do so, you can click on the following link to download and install the following browser plugin:
Your Rights of Disclosure, Authorisation, Restriction and Objection
You have the right to request a disclosure about your saved personal data at any time. Likewise, you have the right to authorisation, restriction, or deletion of personal data, aside from legally obligated data retention for business transactions. Please send us an email at email@example.com.
In order for restriction of data to be considered, the data must be restricted to a locked file for monitoring purposes. You can also request the deletion of the data, as long as no legal obligation to archive exists. Should such an obligation exist, we will restrict the data upon request. You can undertake changes or revoke permissions, effective henceforth, by notifying us of your wishes.
Questions, Suggestions, Complaints
Should you have any questions about our notices or processing of your personal data, you can contact us directly at the following email address: firstname.lastname@example.org.
The person responsible, in accordance with basic privacy protection regulations, of those falling under the privacy laws and other regulations related to privacy protection in Member States of the European Union is:
Tel.: +43 5338 8426 0