Data Protection Information (“Privacy Notice”)
Gissler & Pass GmbH takes protecting your personal data (data) very seriously. In the cases described below, we process such data within the framework of the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) (EU) 2016/679. Personal data is any information relating to a natural person.
1. Controller within the meaning of data protection legislation
Responsible for processing your data is
Gissler & Pass GmbH
Dürener Straße 12
2. Visiting our website
You can visit our website without having to input any data. Data input is on a strictly voluntary basis. At the same time data will be automatically processed as described below.
a) General points
When using our website, your IP address, the state from which you have accessed our website, the date, time and length of time spent on our website and the subpages you visited, information about the browser and operating system you used, including the display resolution and language settings will be processed. This data will be saved in log files for 14 days.
This data will be processed on the basis of points (b) and (f) of Article 6(1) of the GDPR and points (a) and (c) of Article 8(1) of the ePrivacy Regulation and solely for the purpose of facilitating your visit to our website as well as, in accordance with point (c) number 1, for statistical purposes. Whereas the collection of this data is neither a statutory nor a contractual requirement, this website cannot be used without this data being collected due to technical reasons.
We also use session cookies and permanent cookies. Cookies are small files which contain an identification number assigned by us. When you use our website, cookies are saved onto your computer or mobile device. Thanks to cookies, when you revisit our website, we can recognise your computer or mobile device through this identification number. Cookies help you navigate our website and help us meet your expectations in terms of the layout and content of our website.
We are entitled to use session cookies in accordance with point (f) of Article 6(1) of the GDPR and points (a) and (d) of Article 8(1) of the ePrivacy Regulation. Session cookies are deleted once the browser has been closed. Permanent cookies are used in accordance with point (f) of Article 6(1) of the GDPR and points (b) and (d) of Article 8(1) of the ePrivacy Regulation. Permanent cookies are valid for up to 24 months and are then deleted.
You can visit our website without cookies. It is, however, possible, that you may not be able to use all the functions of the website. There is neither a legal nor contractual obligation regarding the implementation of cookies. Most browsers accept cookies automatically. To stop this, you need to change your browser settings accordingly. You must make these changes for each browser and each computer you use individually.
c) Google Analytics
Google will process this data on our behalf to evaluate the usage of our website, compile reports on the activities on our website and to provide us with further services connected to the usage of our website. Google Analytics uses the data in the log files, e.g. to produce statistics on the frequency of visitors to our website. The processed data can be used to create pseudonymous user profiles for visitors to this website.
We only use Google Analytics with activated IP anonymisation. This means that Google will shorten your IP address within European Union member states or in the European Economic Area. Only in exceptional cases will the full IP address be transmitted to a Google server in the USA and abbreviated there. The IP address which is transmitted by your browser will not be combined with other data from Google.
You can prevent cookies being saved on your computer in your browser settings, as described above. You can also prevent the data generated by cookies from being processed by downloading and installing the plug-in available under the following link: http://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout?hl=en. Alternatively, or from a browser on a mobile device, you can click on the following link: deactivate Google Analytics. This will place an opt-out cookie in the browser you are using, which will work on our website. If you delete the cookies in this browser, then you must click again on this link. If you use multiple devices or browsers, you must click on this link from every device in every browser individually.
For the exceptional cases in which personal data is transferred by Google to the USA, Google has agreed to comply with the “EU-US Privacy Shield”. The European Commission has decided in its adequacy decision (EU) 2016/1250 of 12 July 2016 that this creates an adequate level of data protection.
The data is processed on the basis of point (f) of Article 6(1) of the GDPR and, provided you are a Google customer, where appropriate, on the basis of points (a) or (b) of Article 6(1) of the GDPR. We have a legitimate economic interest in evaluating the above statistics in order to adapt our website to the requirements of our visitors and in using these statistics for internal marketing purposes. The issuing of this data is not mandatory and is not necessary for a contract to be concluded with us.
Further information on Google Analytics can be found on the following Google page: https://support.google.com/analytics/answer/6004245?hl=en.