1 Data protection overview
1.1 General information
1.2 Data collection on this website
1.3 How do we collect your data?
On the one hand, your data is collected by you providing it to us. This can be e.g. data that you enter in a contact form. Other data is collected automatically or with your consent when you visit the website through our IT systems. This is mainly technical data (e.g. internet browser or operating system utilized or time of page view). This data is collected automatically as soon as you enter this website.
1.4 What do we use your data for?
Part of the data is collected to ensure error-free provision of the website. Other data may be used to analyze your user behavior.
1.5 What rights do you have regarding your data?
You have the right at any time to receive information free of charge about the origin, recipient and purpose of your stored personal data. You also have a right to demand the correction or deletion of this data. If you have given your consent to data processing, you can revoke this consent at any time for the future. You also have the right, under certain circumstances, to demand the restriction of the processing of your personal data. Furthermore, you have the right to lodge a complaint with the competent supervisory authority.
For this purpose, as well as for further questions on the subject of data protection, you can contact us at any time.
1.6 Analysis tools and third-party tools
When visiting this website, your surfing behavior may be statistically analyzed. This is done mainly with so-called analysis programs.
We host the contents of our website with the following provider:
2.1 External Hosting
This website is hosted externally. The personal data that is collected on this website, is stored on the servers of the hoster. This can be in particularly IP addresses, contact inquiries, meta and communication data, contract data, contact data, names, website accesses and other data generated via a website.
External hosting is carried out for the purpose of fulfilling contracts with our potential and existing customers (Art. 6 para. 1 lit. b GDPR) and in the interest of a secure, fast and efficient provision of our online offer by a professional provider (Art. 6 para. 1 lit. f GDPR).
Insofar as a corresponding consent has been requested, the processing is carried out exclusively on the basis of Art. 6 para. 1 lit. a GDPR. The consent can be revoked at any time.
Our hoster will only process your data to the extent that this is necessary for the fulfillment of his or her service obligations and follow our instructions with regard to this data.
We use the following hoster:
Genhart IT Solutions
2.2 Agreement for data processing
We have concluded an agreement for data processing with the above-mentioned provider. This is a contract required under data protection law, which ensures that the personal data of our website visitors only in accordance with our instructions and in compliance with the and in compliance with the GDPR.
3 General notes and obligatory information
3.1 Data protection
We would like to point out that data transmission on the Internet (e.g. when communicating by e-mail) can have security gaps. A complete protection of the data against access by third parties is not possible.
3.2 Note on the responsible body
The responsible party for data processing on this website is:
Niederhäuser Solutions GmbH
The responsible body is the natural or legal person who, alone or jointly with others, decides on the purposes and means of the processing of personal data (e.g. names, e-mail addresses, etc.).
3.3 Storage period
Unless a more specific storage period has been specified within this data protection statement, your personal data will remain with us your personal data with us until the purpose for the data processing ceases to apply. If you assert a legitimate request for deletion or revoke your consent to data processing, your data will be deleted, unless we have other legally permissible reasons for storing your personal data (e.g. retention periods under tax law or commercial law); in the latter case, the data will be deleted after these reasons cease to apply.
3.4 General information on the legal basis for data processing on this Website
3.5 Note on data transfer to the USA and other third countries
Among other things, we use tools from companies based in the USA or other third countries that are not secure under data protection law. If these tools are active, your personal data may be transferred to these third countries and processed there. We would like to point out that no level of data protection comparable to that in Switzerland or the EU can be guaranteed in these countries.
For example, US companies are obligated to release personal data to security authorities without you as the data subject being able to take legal action against this. It can therefore not be ruled out that authorities (e.g. intelligence services) process, evaluate and use your data on US servers for monitoring purposes, evaluate it and store it permanently. We have no influence on these processing activities.
3.6 Revocation of your consent to data processing
Many data processing operations are only possible with your express consent. You can revoke already given consent at any time. The legality of the data processing carried out until the revocation data processing remains unaffected by the revocation.
3.7 Right of objection to data collection in special cases and to direct advertising (Art. 21 GDPR)
THE DATA SUBJECT SHALL HAVE THE RIGHT TO OBJECT, ON GROUNDS RELATING TO HIS OR HER PARTICULAR SITUATION, AT ANY TIME TO PROCESSING OF PERSONAL DATA CONCERNING HIM OR HER WHICH IS BASED ON POINT (E) OR (F) OF ARTICLE 6(1), INCLUDING PROFILING BASED ON THOSE PROVISIONS. THE CONTROLLER SHALL NO LONGER PROCESS THE PERSONAL DATA UNLESS THE CONTROLLER DEMONSTRATES COMPELLING LEGITIMATE GROUNDS FOR THE PROCESSING WHICH OVERRIDE THE INTERESTS, RIGHTS AND FREEDOMS OF THE DATA SUBJECT OR FOR THE ESTABLISHMENT, EXERCISE OR DEFENCE OF LEGAL CLAIMS. (Art. 21 (1) GDPR)
WHERE PERSONAL DATA ARE PROCESSED FOR DIRECT MARKETING PURPOSES, THE DATA SUBJECT SHALL HAVE THE RIGHT TO OBJECT AT ANY TIME TO PROCESSING OF PERSONAL DATA CONCERNING HIM OR HER FOR SUCH MARKETING, WHICH INCLUDES PROFILING TO THE EXTENT THAT IT IS RELATED TO SUCH DIRECT MARKETING. (Art. 21 (2) GDPR)
WHERE THE DATA SUBJECT OBJECTS TO PROCESSING FOR DIRECT MARKETING PURPOSES, THE PERSONAL DATA SHALL NO LONGER BE PROCESSED FOR SUCH PURPOSES. (Art. 21 (3) GDPR)
3.8 Right of appeal to the competent supervisory authority
In the event of violations of the GDPR, data subjects have a right of appeal to a supervisory authority, in particular in Switzerland or in the EU Member State of their habitual residence, their place of work or the place of the alleged infringement. The right of appeal exists without prejudice to other administrative or judicial remedies.
3.9 Right to data portability
You have the right to transfer data that we process automatically on the basis of your consent or in performance of a contract to yourself or to a third party in a machine-readable format. If you request the direct transfer of the data to another person responsible this will only be done insofar as it is technically feasible.
3.10 Information, deletion and correction
Within the framework of the applicable legal provisions, you have, at any time, the right to free of charge information about your stored personal data, their origin and recipient and the purpose of the data processing and, if applicable, a right to correction or deletion of this data. For this and other questions on the subject of personal data, you can contact us at any time.
3.11 Right to restriction of processing
You have the right to request the restriction of the processing of your personal data.
For this purpose, you can contact us at any time. The right to restriction of processing exists in following cases:
- If you dispute the accuracy of the personal data that we have stored about you, we general need time to review this claim. For the duration of the review, you have the right to request the restriction of the processing of your personal data.
- If the processing of your personal data was/is unlawful, you may request the restriction of data processing instead of deletion.
- If we no longer need your personal data, but you need it to exercise, defense or assertion of legal claims, you may request the restriction of data processing instead of deletion.
- If you have lodged an objection pursuant to Art. 21 (1) GDPR, a balancing between your interests and ours will be carried out. As long as it has not yet been determined whose interests are prevail, you have the right to demand the restriction of the processing of your personal data.
If you have restricted the processing of your personal data, this data – apart from its storage –are processed only with your consent or for the assertion, exercise or defense of legal claims or for the protection defense of legal claims or for the protection of the rights of another natural or legal person or for reasons of important public interest of Switzerland, the European Union or of a Member State are processed.
3.12 Objection to advertising e-mails
The use of contact data published within the framework of the imprint obligation for the transmission of not expressly requested advertising and information materials is hereby prohibited. The operators of this website expressly reserve the right to take legal action in the event of unsolicited advertising information, for example through spam e-mails.
4 Data collection on this website
Our Internet pages use so-called “cookies”. Cookies are small data packets and do no harm to your terminal device. They are stored either temporarily for the duration of one session (session cookies) or permanently (permanent cookies) stored on your end device. Session cookies are automatically deleted at the end of your visit. Permanent cookies remain stored on your terminal until you delete them yourself or until they are automatically deleted by your web browser.
In some cases, cookies from third-party companies may also be stored on your terminal device when you enter our site (third-party cookies). These enable us or you to us certain services of the third-party company (e.g. cookies for processing payment services).
Cookies have various functions. Many cookies are technically necessary, as certain website functions would not work without them (e.g. the shopping cart function or the display of videos). Other cookies are used to evaluate user behavior or display advertising.
Cookies that are used to carry out the electronic communication process, to provide functions desired by you (e.g. for the shopping cart function) or for optimizing the website (e.g. cookies for measuring the web audience) are necessary (necessary cookies), are stored on the basis of Art. 6 para. 1 lit. f GDPR, unless another legal basis is specified. The website operator has a legitimate interest in the storage of necessary cookies for the technically error-free and optimized provision of its services. Insofar as consent to the storage of cookies and comparable recognition technologies has been requested, the exclusively on the basis of this consent (Art. 6 para. 1 lit. a GDPR and § 25 para. 1 TTDSG); the consent can be revoked at any time.
You can set your browser to inform you when cookies are set and to allow cookies only in individual cases, exclude the acceptance of cookies for certain cases or in general as well as activate the automatic deletion of cookies when closing the browser. If cookies are deactivated, the functionality of this website may be limited. If cookies are used by third parties or for analysis purposes, we will inform you about this separately within the framework of this data protection declaration and, if necessary, request your consent.
4.2 Server log files
The provider of the pages automatically collects and stores information in so-called server log files.
Files, which your browser automatically transmits to us. These are:
- browser type and browser version
- Operating system used
- referrer URL
- Host name of the accessing computer
- Time of the server request
- IP address
This data is not merged with other data sources. The collection of this data is based on Art. 6 para. 1 lit. f GDPR
The website operator has a legitimate interest in the technically error-free presentation and optimization of his website. For this purpose, the server log files must be recorded.
4.3 Contact form
If you send us inquiries via the contact form, your data from the form, including the contact details you have provided there, will be used for the purpose of processing the inquiry and in the event of follow-up questions. We do not pass on this data without your consent.
The processing of this data is based on Art. 6 para. 1 lit. b GDPR, provided that your request is related to the fulfillment of a contract or is necessary for the implementation of pre-contractual measures. In all other cases, the processing is based on our legitimate interest in the effective processing of the requests addressed to us (Art. 6 para. 1 lit. f GDPR) or on your consent (Art. 6 para. 1 lit. a GDPR) if this has been requested; consent can be revoked at any time.
The data you entered in the contact form will remain with us until you request us to delete it, revoke your consent to storage, or until the purpose for storing the data no longer applies (e.g. after the processing of your inquiry has been completed). Mandatory legal provisions – in particular retention periods – remain unaffected.
4.4 Inquiry by e-mail, telephone or fax
If you contact us by e-mail, telephone or fax, your inquiry, including all resulting personal data (name, inquiry) for the purpose of processing your request, will be stored and processed by us. We do not pass on this data without your consent.
The processing of this data is based on Art. 6 (1) lit. b GDPR, insofar as your request is related to the fulfillment of a contract or is necessary for the implementation of pre-contractual measures. In all other cases, the processing is based on our legitimate interest in the effective processing of the requests addressed to us (Art. 6 para. 1 lit. f GDPR) or on your consent (Art. 6 para. 1 lit. a GDPR) if this has been requested; consent can be revoked at any time. Data you send to us via contact requests will remain with us until you request us to delete it, revoke your consent to storage, or until the purpose for storing the data no longer applies (e.g. after the processing of your request has been completed). Mandatory legal provisions – in particular statutory retention periods – remain unaffected.
5 Social media
On this website, functions of the service Instagram are integrated. These functions are offered by Meta Platforms Ireland Limited, 4 Grand Canal Square, Grand Canal Harbour, Dublin 2, Ireland.
When the social media element is active, a direct connection between your end device and the Instagram server is established. Instagram thereby receives information about your visit to this website.
If you are logged into your Instagram account, you can, by clicking on the Instagram button, link the contents of this website to your Instagram profile. This allows Instagram to track visits to this website to your user account. We would like to point out that we, as the provider of the pages, do not receive any knowledge of the content of the transmitted data and its use by Instagram.
Insofar as consent has been obtained, the use of the above-mentioned service takes place on the basis of Art. 6 para. 1 lit. a GDPR. The consent can be revoked at any time. As far as no consent has been obtained, the use of the service is based on our legitimate interest in the widest possible visibility in social media. Insofar as personal data is collected on our website with the help of the tool described here and forwarded to Facebook and Instagram respectively, we and Meta Platforms Ireland Limited, 4 Grand Canal Square, Grand Canal Harbour, Dublin 2, Ireland are jointly responsible for this data processing (Art. 26 GDPR). The joint responsibility is limited exclusively to the collection of the data and its forwarding to Facebook or Instagram. The processing that takes place after the processing by Facebook or Instagram is not part of the joint responsibility. The obligations incumbent on us jointly have been set out in an agreement on joint processing agreement. The text of the agreement can be found at:
https://www.facebook.com/legal/controller_addendum. According to this agreement, we are responsible for providing the data protection information when using the Facebook or Instagram tool and for the data protection implementation of the tool on our website in accordance with data protection law. For the Facebook or Instagram products’ data security is the responsibility of Facebook. Data subject rights (e.g. requests for information) regarding the data processed by Facebook or Instagram can be asserted directly with Facebook. If you assert the data subject rights with us, we are obliged to forward them to Facebook.
The data transfer to the USA is based on the standard contractual clauses of the EU Commission. Details can be found here:
6 Analysis tools and advertising
6.1 WP Statistics
This website uses the WP Statistics analysis tool to statistically evaluate visitor traffic. Provider is Veronalabs, ARENCO Tower, 27th Floor, Dubai Media City, Dubai, Dubai 23816, UAE (https://veronalabs.com).
WP Statistics allows us to analyze the use of our website. WP Statistics collects, among other things. Log files (IP address, referrer, browser used, origin of the user, search engine used) and actions that website visitors have taken on the page (e.g. clicks and views).
The data collected with WP Statistics is stored exclusively on our own server.
The use of this analysis tool is based on Art. 6 (1) lit. f GDPR. We have a legitimate interest in the anonymized analysis of user behavior in order to optimize both our web offer as well as to optimize our advertising. Insofar as a corresponding consent has been requested, the processing takes place processing is carried out exclusively on the basis of Art. 6 Para. 1 lit. a GDPR. The consent can be revoked at any time.
6.2 IP anonymization
We use WP Statistics with anonymized IP. Your IP address will be shortened, so that it can no longer be can no longer be assigned directly to you.
7.1 Newsletter data
If you would like to receive the newsletter offered on the website, we require an email address and information that allows us to verify that you are the owner of the e-mail address and agree to receive the newsletter. Further data are not collected or only on a voluntary basis. We use this data exclusively for to send the requested information and will not be passed on to third parties.
The processing of the data entered in the newsletter registration form is based exclusively on your basis of your consent (Art. 6 para. 1 lit. a GDPR). The consent given for the storage of the data, the e-mail address and their use for sending the newsletter can be revoked at any time, for example, via the “unsubscribe” link in the newsletter. The legality of the data processing already carried out data processing operations remains unaffected by the revocation.
The data you provide for the purpose of receiving the newsletter will be stored by us or the newsletter service provider until your newsletter is stored by us or the newsletter service provider until you unsubscribe from the newsletter. After unsubscribing from the newsletter or after the end of the purpose, the data will be deleted from the newsletter distribution list. We reserve the right to delete e-mail addresses from our newsletter distribution list at our own discretion within the scope of our legitimate interest pursuant to Art. 6 Para. 1 lit. f GDPR.
Data that has been stored by us for other purposes remains unaffected by this.
After you have unsubscribed from the newsletter distribution list, your e-mail address will be stored by us or the newsletter service provider in a blacklist if this is necessary to prevent future mailings. The data from the blacklist will be used only for this purpose and will not be merged with other data. This serves your interest as well as our interest in compliance with legal requirements when sending newsletters (legitimate interest in the sense of Art. 6 para. 1 lit. f GDPR). The storage in the blacklist is not limited in time. You can object to the storage if your interests outweigh our legitimate interest.
8 Plugins and tools
8.1 Google reCAPTCHA
We use “Google reCAPTCHA” (hereinafter “reCAPTCHA”) on this website. The provider is Google Ireland Limited (“Google”), Gordon House, Barrow Street, Dublin 4, Ireland.
The purpose of reCAPTCHA is to verify whether the data input on this website (e.g. in a contact form) is made by a human being or by an automated program.
For this purpose reCAPTCHA analyzes the behavior of the website visitor based on various characteristics. This analysis begins automatically as soon as the website visitor enters the website. For the analysis reCAPTCHA evaluates various information (e.g., IP address, length of time the website visitor spends on the website or mouse movements made by the user). The data collected during the analysis is forwarded to Google. The reCAPTCHA analyses run entirely in the background. Website visitors are not that an analysis is taking place.
The storage and analysis of the data is based on Art. 6 para. 1 lit. f GDPR. The website operator has a legitimate interest in protecting its web offerings from abusive automated spying and SPAM. If a corresponding consent has been requested, the processing is carried out exclusively on the basis of Art. 6 para. 1 lit. a GDPR. The consent can be revocable at any time.