1. Collection of anonymous data
When you visit our website, our web servers store as standard the IP address and the domain from which access is obtained, the date and time of the visit, the website which you visit with us, and technical information on the visit (http method, http version, http status code, length of the transmitted data, browser used).
When you log on as a user to our website, the user ID needed to log on is also stored.
When our web applications are visited, information which is required to use this application effectively may also be stored.
2. Collection and processing of personal data
Personal data will only be collected if you make these data available of your own accord, for example within the framework of a registration, a survey or a sales promotion competition, or to implement a contract.
3. Earmarking of use and passing on of personal data
Your personal data will only be used for the purpose for which you have entrusted these data to us. Furthermore, no personal data will be passed on to third parties. Such data will only be passed on to government/state institutions and authorities within the framework of mandatory national legal provisions. Our employees have been bound by us to maintain secrecy and to protect personal data entrusted to us.
4. Right to withdraw consent
If you have consented to the use of your data for the receipt of company and product information in one of our applications, you can revoke your respective consent again at any time with future effect.
5. Right to information, right to correct
MAN will upon request notify you in writing whether and which personal data pertaining to you are stored by us. If, in spite of our best endeavours to ensure the correctness and actuality of the data, incorrect information is stored, we will correct this information after receiving appropriate written instruction to do so.
MAN uses technical and organisational security measures to protect your data so as to prevent accidental or deliberate tampering, loss, destruction or access by unauthorised persons. Our security measures, such as data encryption for example, are regularly improved in line with technological developments.
7. Links to websites of other providers
Our website may contain links to websites of other providers. MAN satisfied itself at the time of establishing the link that the directly linked pages were free of illegal content. MAN however has no influence whatsoever on the content of the linked pages and is unable to monitor these pages on a regular basis. MAN therefore cannot be held liable for the content of the linked pages which have been changed since the creation of the link. This declaration concerning data privacy protection does not apply to the linked websites of other providers.
In order to keep apace with the continuous development of the internet, MAN shall be able at any time to adapt this declaration concerning data privacy protection while adhering to the provisions of data privacy protection legislation.
10. Google analytics and Google
In the event that you wish to avoid disclosure of any personal data, which could be shared through the tracing service of Google Inc. you are advised to make use of the deactivation-add-on as supplied by Google under https://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout?hl=en. Additionally, you are also entitled to withdraw any pseudonym user profiles at any time for future effect, should these have been created.
Alternatively, and in addition for users with mobile devices, you can use the OptOut cookie. Use this link, a cookie is set and you are no longer covered by Google Analytics. Click here to be excluded from the coverage of Google Analytics.
Also, you can exercise your general right to object to the use of your data for advertising purposes at any time with effect for the future. In view of the discussion on the use of analytical tools with complete IP addresses, we would like to point out that this website uses Google Analytics with the extension "_anonymizeIp()" so that IP addresses are only processed further in abbreviated form to prevent them being linked directly. You can opt-out of Google Analytics for Display Advertising and customize Google Display Network ads using the Ads Settings: http://www.google.com/settings/ads
11. Use of the Geolite2 database for geolocation
This website uses the GeoLite2 database, which is provided by the supplier MaxMind Inc. and is hosted by MAN. In the GeoLite2 database, approximate geolocation data is assigned to the IP addresses used based on their country of origin. In order to improve search results, provide you with more relevant information and to preset certain website configurations tailored to you, which will make your visit to our website more pleasant (e.g. language settings), your country of origin and your IP address will be ascertained via the GeoLite2 database hosted by MAN. No personal data will be passed to third parties as part of this process.
12. Information regarding usage-based online advertising
Usage-based online advertising, also known as targeting, allows advertisers to target users for focused promotional approach of a target group. This information makes it possible to show advertisements tailored to the user’s requirements.
Data is collated and stored in an anonymous format for this purpose via the QUISMA Media Platform (QMP), provided by QUISMA GmbH, Rosenheimer Strasse 145d, 81671 Munich. On visiting our website, a cookie is saved on your computer. In this case, information regarding your activities on websites you visit (e.g. surfing behaviour, visited subpages on Internet sites, banners that were clicked on, etc.) is recorded. A user profile is created under a pseudonym using this data, and it does not allow for any inferences to be drawn about the person and therefore does not allow for personal identification.
When visiting other websites whose operators work together with QUISMA GmbH or their partners, targeted promotional approaches can be made using content that is relevant for you.
The process described above illustrates what is known as re-targeting, where the cookie enables anonymous recognition of your browser with the corresponding information and therefore allows for corresponding re-targeting on external websites.
You can find more information on the technology used here and for data protection at the following link: http://privacy.quisma.com/
We have commissioned QUISMA GmbH, a member of IAB Europe obliged to adhere to their standards. Further information regarding this voluntary commitment can be found at http://youronlinechoices.eu/.
You can object to data collection and storage at any time for future use via the link below: http://privacy.quisma.com/cookie-opt-out/
13. Questions about data protection
Just send us an email at firstname.lastname@example.org