Data protection policy
Last update: October 15, 2020
1. An overview of data protection
Data collection on our website
Who is responsible for the data collection on this website?
The data collected on this website are processed by the website operator. The operator's contact details can be found in the website's required legal notice.
How do we collect your data?
Part of the data is collected to ensure the proper functioning of the website. Other data can be used to analyze how visitors use the site.
What do we use your data for?
Ein Teil der Daten wird erhoben, um eine fehlerfreie Bereitstellung der Website zu gewährleisten. Andere Daten können zur Analyse Ihres Nutzerverhaltens verwendet werden.
What rights do you have regarding your data?
You always have the right to request information about your stored data, its origin, its recipients, and the purpose of its collection at no charge. You also have the right to request that it be corrected, blocked, or deleted. You can contact us at any time using the address given in the legal notice if you have further questions about the issue of privacy and data protection. You may also, of course, file a complaint with the competent regulatory authorities.
Analytics and third-party tools
2. General information and mandatory information
Please note that data transmitted via the internet (e.g. via email communication) may be subject to security breaches. Complete protection of your data from third-party access is not possible.
Notice concerning the party responsible for this website
The party responsible for processing data on this website is:
WIEGEL Verwaltung GmbH & Co KG
Hans-Bunte-Straße 25, 90431 Nürnberg, Germany
Phone: +49 / 911 / 3 24 20 - 200
The responsible party is the natural or legal person who alone or jointly with others decides on the purposes and means of processing personal data (names, email addresses, etc.).
Revocation of your consent to the processing of your data
Many data processing operations are only possible with your express consent. You may revoke your consent at any time with future effect. An informal email making this request is sufficient. The data processed before we receive your request may still be legally processed.
Right to file complaints with regulatory authorities
If there has been a breach of data protection legislation, the person affected may file a complaint with the competent regulatory authorities. The competent regulatory authority for matters related to data protection legislation is the data protection officer of the German state in which our company is headquartered. A list of data protection officers and their contact details can be found at the following link:
Right to data portability
You have the right to have data which we process based on your consent or in fulfillment of a contract automatically delivered to yourself or to a third party in a standard, machine-readable format. If you require the direct transfer of data to another responsible party, this will only be done to the extent technically feasible.
SSL or TLS encryption
This site uses SSL or TLS encryption for security reasons and for the protection of the transmission of confidential content, such as the inquiries you send to us as the site operator. You can recognize an encrypted connection in your browser's address line when it changes from "http://" to "https://" and the lock icon is displayed in your browser's address bar.
If SSL or TLS encryption is activated, the data you transfer to us cannot be read by third parties.
Information, blocking, deletion
As permitted by law, you have the right to be provided at any time with information free of charge about any of your personal data that is stored as well as its origin, the recipient and the purpose for which it has been processed. You also have the right to have this data corrected, blocked or deleted. You can contact us at any time using the address given in our legal notice if you have further questions on the topic of personal data.
Opposition to promotional emails
We hereby expressly prohibit the use of contact data published in the context of website legal notice requirements with regard to sending promotional and informational materials not expressly requested. The website operator reserves the right to take specific legal action if unsolicited advertising material, such as email spam, is received.
3. Data protection officer
Statutory data protection officer
We have appointed a data protection officer for our company. Visitors to our website can contact our externally appointed data protection officer for data protection issues at
Datenschutz Pöllinger GmbH
Dresdner Str. 38
4. Data collection on our website
Most of the cookies we use are so-called "session cookies". They are automatically deleted after your visit. Other cookies remain in your device's memory until you delete them. These cookies make it possible to recognize your browser when you next visit the site.
Server log files
We do not save server log files.
Should you send us questions via the contact form, we will collect the data entered on the form, including the contact details you provide, to answer your question and any follow-up questions. We do not share this information without your permission.
We will, therefore, process any data you enter onto the contact form only with your consent per Art. 6 (1)(a) DSGVO. You may revoke your consent at any time. An informal email making this request is sufficient. The data processed before we receive your request may still be legally processed.
We will retain the data you provide on the contact form until you request its deletion, revoke your consent for its storage, or the purpose for its storage no longer pertains (e.g. after fulfilling your request). Any mandatory statutory provisions, especially those regarding mandatory data retention periods, remain unaffected by this provision.
5. Analytics and advertising
Matomo (formerly Piwik)
This Website uses the Open Source Web analysis software Matomo which is offered by InnoCraft Ltd. („Matomo“), 150 Willis St, 6011 Wel-lington, New Zealand. We operate the analysis service on our own web server, no data is transferred to third parties. Matomo uses so-called "cookies". These are text files which are stored on your computer and which enable an analysis of your use of the website. For this purpose the information generated by the cookie about the use of this website is stored on our server. The IP address is anonymized before saving. Matomo cookies remain on your end device until you delete them.
The storage of Matomo-Cookies is based on art. 6 paragraph 1 lit. f DSGVO. The website operator has a legitimate interest in the anonymized analysis of the user behavior in order to optimize both his web offer and his advertising.
The information generated by the cookie about the use of this website is not passed on to third parties.
To the extent required by law, we have obtained your consent to process your data as described above in accordance with Article 6, sub-section 1(a), of the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR). You can with-draw your consent given at any time with future effect.
If you wish to exercise your withdrawal right and to decide again about the use of Matomo cookies in the future, either follow the option how to file an objection as described above or click on the link "Cookies" at the footer of this Website.
6. Plugins and tools
This site uses the map service Google Maps via an API. The provider is Google Ireland Limited ("Google"), Gordon House, Barrow Street, Dublin 4, Ireland.
To use the functions of Google Maps it is necessary to store your IP address. This information is usually transferred to a Google server in the USA and stored there. The provider of this site has no influence on this data transfer.
To the extent required by law, we have obtained your consent to process your data as described above in accordance with Article 6, sub-section 1(a), GDPR. You can withdraw your consent given at any time with future effect. In such case, an opt-out cookie will be placed in your browser which prevents the transmission of information to Google and their storage there.
If you wish to exercise your withdrawal right and to decide again about the use of Google Maps in the future, either follow the option how to file an objection as described above or click on the link "Cookies" at the footer of this Website.
YouTube (with extended data protection)
This Website embeds YouTube videos. The operator of the Websites is Google Ireland Limited („Google“), Gordon House, Barrow Street, Dublin 4, Ireland.
We use YouTube in the extended data protection mode which has, according to YouTube, the effect that YouTube will not store information about the Website visitors, before they are actually viewing the video. However, the transfer of data to YouTube partners will not necessarily be excluded by the extended data protection mode. Irrespective of, whether you are viewing a video, YouTube will establish a connection with Google’s DoubleClick network.
As soon as you start a YouTube video on this Website, a connection with the YouTube servers will be established. In doing so, the YouTube server will be informed which of our Websites you have visited. When being logged in your YouTube account, you will enable YouTube to allocate your surfing habits directly to your personal profile. You can prevent this by logging out of your YouTube account.
Moreover, YouTube can store various cookies on your terminal device, once a video has been started. YouTube can now, with the help of these cookies, obtain information about visitors of this Website. This information will be used, inter alia, to generate video statistics, to improve the user-friendliness and to prevent fraud attempts. The cookies will remain on your terminal device until being erased.
It might well be possible that further data processing operations are triggered, once a YouTube video is started, although this is beyond our control.
YouTube is used in the interest of an attractive presentation of our online-offers. This is a legitimate interest in accordance with Article 6, sub-section 1(f), GDPR. If the relevant consent has been requested (and obtained), the data are exclusively processed on the basis of Article 6, sub-section 1(a), GDPR; the consent can be withdrawn at any time.
For further data protection information at YouTube please refer to their data protection statement under: