Privacy Policy

Dear visitor, we welcome your interest in the information we provide and your attention. In all areas we are committed to treating your personal information in accordance with the applicable data protection regulations.

Collection and processing of data from your visits to our website
When you visit our website, the web server always saves the IP address assigned to you by your Internet Service Provider, the website from which you came, the pages on our site that you visit, the amount of data transferred, the identification of your web browser and the date and duration of your visit in server log files automatically sent to us by your browser. This data is stored in a server log for statistical purposes, e.g. to improve the website and its contents, including security.
In many areas the use of the Sedus Stoll AG and Sedus Systems GmbH website is possible without providing personal information. Personal information (e.g. name, address or email addresses) is collected when you register to make use of information offerings. After confirming in the double opt-in process you thus receive the Sedus newsletter, images or press releases, brochures and access to password-protected areas. This information is not provided to third parties without your express consent.
It should be noted that data transfers on the Internet are subject to security vulnerabilities. This also applies to data you send us via unprotected email. Complete protection of data against unauthorised access by third parties is unfortunately not possible.

Use and disclosure of personal data and earmarking
Sedus uses your personal information in accordance with the currently applicable legislation on the protection of personal information, for the implementation of the offering, for purposes of technical administration of the website and to improve the offering.
Personal information is only disclosed to government institutions and authorities in the case of mandatory national legislation.

Cookies
A cookie is a small text file that is placed on your hard drive by a website. Cookies do not harm your computer and do not contain viruses, they also contain no personal information about you.
A cookie allows us to identify you when you revisit the site and offer you information relevant to you and tailored to your individual needs.
You can disable the use of cookies at any time via your browser settings.

Privacy Policy for the Use of Google Analytics
This website uses Google Analytics, a web analytics service provided by Google Inc. (“Google”). Google Analytics uses “cookies”, which are text files placed on your computer to enable analysis of your use of the website. The information generated by the cookie about your use of this website is generally transmitted to and stored by Google on servers in the United States. If, however, IP anonymisation is activated on this website, your IP address will be truncated by Google within Member States of the European Union or other parties to the Agreement on the European Economic Area. Only in exceptional cases is the full IP address transmitted to a Google server in the USA and shortened there. On behalf of the operator of this site Google will use this information to evaluate your use of the website, to compile reports about website activity and to provide other services related to website and internet usage to the website operator. Google will not associate the IP address sent by your browser in connection with Google Analytics with any other data held by Google. You may refuse the use of cookies by selecting the appropriate settings on your browser; however, please note that if you do this you may not be able to use the full functionality of this website. You can also prevent collection of the data generated by the cookie and related to your use of the website (including your IP address) by Google and the processing of this information by Google by downloading and installing the browser plugin available at the following link (https://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout?hl=en-GB).
More information about the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy can be found at http://www.google.com/analytics/terms/gb.html and https://support.google.com/analytics/answer/6004245?hl=en-GB
Please note that on this website Google Analytics has been expanded to include the code “gat._anonymizeIp();” to allow anonymous collection of IP addresses (so-called IP masking).

Privacy Policy for the Use of wiredminds
For marketing and optimisation purposes, products and services of wiredminds GmbH (www.wiredminds.de) are used on this website. Data is collected, processed and stored from which user profiles are created under a pseudonym. Where possible and appropriate, the user profiles are completely anonymous. Cookies may be used in this connection. Cookies are small text files that are stored in the visitor's internet browser and are used to recognise the browser again. The data collected, which may include personal information, is transmitted to wiredminds or collected directly by wiredminds. miredminds may use information that is left behind by visits to the pages to create anonymous user profiles. Without the explicit consent of the person concerned, data obtained in this way will not be used to personally identify the visitor to this website and will not be associated with personal information about the bearer of the pseudonym. If IP addresses are collected they are made anonymous immediately after collection by deleting the last number block. The data collection, processing and storage can be revoked at any time with effect for the future. Exclude from website tracking.

Security
Sedus uses the latest technical and organisational security measures to protect the data administered by us against manipulation, loss, destruction and against access by unauthorised persons. Our security measures are continuously improved in line with technological developments.

Right to information and public register of processing operations
On request we will inform you in writing, in accordance with applicable law, whether and what personal information about you is stored by us. If, despite our efforts to maintain data accuracy and currency, incorrect information should be stored, we will correct it at your request. In our public register of processing operations we have summarised the information in accordance with Section 4e of the German Data Protection Act (BDSG).
If you have questions regarding the processing of your personal information, you can contact our Data Protection Officer, who is also available for information, suggestions or complaints.

Data Protection Officer:
Gernot Wielandt
Sedus Stoll Aktiengesellschaft
Brückenstrasse 15
79761 Waldshut
Germany
Email: GernotWielandt(a)sedus.com