Data Protection Principles of Koller + Schwemmer GmbH
Koller + Schwemmer GmbH (K+S) thanks you for visiting our website and for your interest in our company and products.
K+S respects your privacy
We are committed to protecting your privacy when processing personal data as well as ensuring the security of all business data in all our business processes. We process personal data collected during your visit to our website in a confidential manner and only in accordance with the statutory provisions.
Data protection and information security are also a firm part of our company policy.
Collection and processing of personal data
The following information is collected e.g. during a visit to our website: IP address, website you are visiting our website from (referrer), pages visited (pages), files downloaded (downloads), clicks on individual links, search words or search phrases (site search), duration of your visit, browser used.
With this information, we can further optimise our websites to better cater to the needs of our users.
1) K+S cookies
Cookies are small text files that are saved on your computer when you visit our website. You can delete the cookies again any time you like. However, this may mean that some functions may no longer be available to you. Please refer to the help function of your browser for information on deleting cookies.
Use of the Google Analytics tool
Our website and mobile application use Google Analytics, a web analytics service of Google Inc ("Google"). Google Analytics uses so-called "Cookies". Text files, which are saved on your computer and which make it possible to analyse the use of the website. The information generated by the cookie about your use of this website is generally transferred to a server of Google in the USA. If IP anonymisation is activated on this website, your IP address is, however, shortened in advance by Google within the member states of the European Union or in other states party to the Agreement on the European Economic Area. Only in exceptional cases will the full IP address be transferred to a Google server in the USA and shortened there. As commissioned by the operator this website, Google will process this information in order to analyse your use of the website and to compile corresponding reports on website activities as well as render further services associated with the use of the website and Internet to the website operator. The IP address transferred by your browser in connection with Google Analytics is not consolidated with other Google data. You can prevent the cookies from being saved by configuring your browser software; however, we wish to point out that in doing so, you may not be able to fully use all functions of this website. You can also prevent the data generated by the cookie and relating to your use of the website (including your IP address) from being stored by Google as well as the processing of this data by Google by downloading and installing the browser plugin available under the following link [http://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout?hl=de].
Use of external links
K+S web pages may contain links to third-party websites − providers, who are not associated with us. Once you have clicked the link, we no longer have any influence on the collection, storage, processing of any personal data transferred to the third party by clicking the link (such as your IP address or the URL of the page the link is located on) as the conduct of third parties is by its very nature beyond our control. K+S cannot be held responsible for the processing of such personal data by third parties.
Use of personal data and purpose limitation
K+S or a service company commissioned by K+S will only use your personal data for the purpose of technical administration of websites, for customer management, product surveys and for your inquiries to K+S to the extent necessary in each case or in accordance with the specifications pertaining to the processing purposes at the corresponding points on our web pages. Our employees and the service companies commissioned by K+S are obligated to maintain confidentiality and comply with the provisions of the Federal Data Protection Act.
Furthermore, all required technical and organisational measures for compliance with data protection shall be in place.
K+S takes safety precautions to protect your data we handle against manipulation, loss, destruction or against access by unauthorised persons or unauthorised disclosure. Our safety measures are continually improved in accordance with technological advancement.
For information, suggestions and complaints with respect to the processing of your personal data, you may contact our company data protection office.
If, despite our efforts to ensure that data is accurate and up-to-date, incorrect information is saved, we will correct it at your request.
Company data protection officer
Information security and data protection Bosch Group (C/ISP)
Mr Matthias Goebel
Postfach 30 02 20