The protection of personal data and compliance with the legal provisions of the Bundesdatenschutzgesetzes (BDSG = Federal Data Protection Act of Germany), the Telemediengesetz (TMG = Telemedia Act), as well as other data protection regulations is a major concern for us. For data protection is a matter of trust and your trust is important to us.
Therefore we want to inform you about the collection, processing and use of your personal data at this point:
Subject of Data Protection
Subject of data protection is personal data. According to § 3 Art. 1 BDSG, personal data is conceived as particulars about personal or factual circumstances of an identified or identifiable natural person. This includes, e. g. information such as name, postal address, email address, telephone number and IP address.
Generally, it is not necessary to provide personal data for the use of our website.
When we do collect, process or use personal data, it is done strictly to the extent necessary for the provision of a service.
Your personal information will only be used by us and will not be passed on to third parties.
A transmission to authorized state institutions and authorities is carried out only as part of statutory duties of disclosure, or if we are required to do so by a court decision.
After complete processing, your personal data will be blocked and deleted in compliance with tax and commercial law standards.
Scope of the Collection, Processing and Use of your Personal Data
We collect, process and use your personal data on our website in the following cases:
(1) Contact Form
You can get in direct contact with us via our contact form, e. g. for technical inquiries or requests for quotations.
We ask to provide the following personal data in our contact form:
Name, First Name, Company, Department, Street Address, Postal Code/City, Country, Phone/Fax, E-Mail.
Your inquiries via our contact form are handled internally by ourselves.
(2) Heater calculation
The result of the required heating performance can be forwarded to you (see point 8. „Request calculation results“).
We collect and process the following personal data for this purpose:
Company, Postal Code/City, Country, Name, e-Mail, Phone/Fax.
If you check the checkbox „Please recommend a suitable STEGO heater for my application.“ , you will receive a recommendation by our sales department.
In order to authorize us for the collection, processing and use of your personal data, you must explicitly agree to the transfer of your data in advance. Therefore we ask you to check the checkbox „Informed Consent Data Protection“.
Use of AwStats
Our website uses the web analytics tool AwStats. AwStats allows us to analyze the use of our website. AWStats uses so-called „Cookies“, i.e. text files that are stored on your computer. These text files contain the following data:
IP address of your provider, pages you visited (name of file), amount of data transmitted, previously accessed website, date and time of your visit on our website, your IP address.
Based on this information, we can evaluate the use of your website and compile reports about website activities. This information ultimately helps to optimize our offerings to you on our website.
The information generated by the Cookie is transferred to and stored on a leased server with password-protected access only. Your IP address is rendered anonymous in this process. Thereby we ensure that you will remain anonymous as user of our website.
By using our website you consent to the collection, processing and use of the data listed above in the aforementioned manner and for the purpose set out above.
You can, however, object to the collection of your above mentioned data by AwStats by means of a so-called „Opt-Out-Cookie“. To do so, please click on the following link: Opt-Out-Link.
Rights of Access and Objection
Without indication of reasons, at any time and free-or-charge
- you can receive information about your personal data stored by us;
- you can retrieve your consent given for collection, processing and use of your personal data from us;
- you can block, correct or delete your personal data stored by us;
- you can revoke your consent for collection, processing and use of your personal data given to us.
To do so, please submit your concern to the contact address mentioned below under „Responsible Party“.
The responsible party for the collection, processing and use of your personal data is:
STEGO Elektrotechnik GmbH
74523 Schwäbisch Hall
Telefax +49 (0)791 95058-45