As a general rule, our website can be used without indicating any personal data. If personal data (e.g. name, address or e-mail address) is collected on our site, this information is always provided, as far as possible, on a voluntary basis. These data are not passed to third parties without your explicit consent.
We would like to point out that the transfer of data on the internet (e.g. email communication) can never be totally secure. Complete protection of data against access by third parties is not possible.
Data collection on our website
Data are processed on this website by the website operator. The operator’s contact information can be found in the legal notice of this website.
Objection to data collection
Demographic features in Google Analytics
This website uses the “demographic report” feature of Google Analytics. This feature creates reports that contain information on the age, gender and interests of visitors to the site. This data comes from interest-based advertising by Google as well as from visitor data by third-party providers. This data cannot be attributed to a certain individual. You can deactivate this feature at any time in the display settings in your Google account or generally prevent the collection of your data by Google Analytics as described under “Objection to data collection”.
Google Web Fonts
Social media plugins
We use plugins provided by NEW WORK SE, Dammtorstraße 30, 20354 Hamburg, Germany (“XING”) and LinkedIn Corporation, 2029 Stierlin Court, Mountain View, CA 94043, USA („LinkedIn“). XING and LinkedIn are obligated to adhere to all GDPR provisions.
When you access our website, your IP address together with the time of access, the visited page and your browser information are transmitted to XING or LinkedIn. XING or LinkedIn may analyse your user behaviour to show you targeted content, if you are logged into a user account on the XING or LinkedIn platform. If you are logged into such an account, XING or LinkedIn can also link your visit to our website to your user account on the XING or LinkedIn platform. If you would like to prevent this, please log out of your XING or LinkedIn platform account.
We have integrated YouTube videos on our website. The operator of the website is YouTube, LLC, 901 Cherry Ave., San Bruno, CA 94066, USA. When you play these videos, you will be connected to YouTube’s servers. The YouTube server is informed which of our pages you have visited.
If you are logged into your YouTube account, you enable YouTube to associate your browsing behavior directly to your personal profile. You can prevent this by logging out of your YouTube account.
Access, erasure, blocking
You always have a right to obtain information at no cost about your stored personal data, its origin and recipients and the purpose of data processing as well as a right to rectify, block or erase these data. For any questions in this regard or other questions on personal data, you may contact us at any time at the address provided in the legal notice.
Revocation of consent to data processing
Most data processing procedures can only be carried out with your explicit consent. You may revoke your consent at any time. An informal message sent to us via email is sufficient. The revocation shall be without prejudice to the legality of the data processing carried out up to the time of the revocation.
Right to data portability
Regarding the data which we automatically process based on your consent or to fulfil a contract, you have the right to receive these data in a commonly used and machine-readable format or have said data transmitted to a third party. If you require the direct transmission of data to a different controller, this is done only insofar as it is technically feasible.
SSL and TLS encryption type
This site uses SSL or TLS encryption for security reasons and to protect the transfer of sensitive content, such as for example, orders or requests you send to us as site operators. You can recognise an encrypted connection by the fact that the address bar of the browser changes from “http://” to “https://” and the lock icon appears in your browser line. If SSL or TLS encryption is enabled, the data that you submit to us cannot be read by others.
Server log files
The provider of this site automatically collects and stores information in so-called server log files, which are automatically transmitted to us by your browser. These include:
- Browser type/browser version
- Operating system used
- Referrer URL
- Host name of the accessing computer
- Time of server request
- IP address
These data are not associated with other data sources. We reserve the right to subsequently check these data if we have specific indications of unlawful use. The legal basis for the processing of data is Article 6 (1) lit. b) GDPR (prior to entering into a contract or necessary for the performance of a contract).
When you send an enquiry to us using the contact form, we will store your details from the enquiry form including the contact details you provide therein for the purposes of processing the enquiry and in the event of follow-up queries. We will not pass on these data without your consent. The processing of the data entered in the contact form is carried out solely on the basis of your consent (Article 6 (1) lit. a) GDPR). You may revoke your consent at any time. An informal message sent to us via email is sufficient. The revocation shall be without prejudice to the legality of the data processing procedures carried out up to the time of the revocation. We store the data you enter in the contact form until you request us to erase them, you revoke your consent to storage or the purpose for the data storage lapses (e.g. after the completed processing of your request). Mandatory statutory provisions, in particular retention periods, remain unaffected.
Objection to promotional e-mails
Providers are obligated to publish contact information in the legal notice. The use of such contact information for the purpose of distributing unsolicited advertisements or other commercial information is prohibited. The operators of this website reserve the right to take legal measures should they receive unsolicited promotional material, e.g. spam mails etc.
Name of controller
The body responsible for the data processing on this website is:
Telephone: 03421 / 7388-0
The Controller is the natural or legal person who, alone or together with other bodies, determines the purposes and means of the processing of personal data (e.g. names, email addresses, etc.). You can contact our Data Protection Officer at: Datenschutz[at]avancis[dot]de
Right to lodge a complaint with the competent supervisory authority
In the event of any violations of data protection laws, the affected party has a right to lodge a complaint with the competent supervisory authority. The competent supervisory authority for data protection matters is the Data Protection Officer of the Federal State in which our company maintains its headquarters. A list of the data protection officers as well as their contact information can be found under the following link: