Privacy (March 2015)

We appreciate your interest in the website of Kirchner, Fischer & Co. GmbH ("Kirchner, Fischer & Co."). Protecting your privacy is very important to us. Below you will find detailed information about how we handle your data.

Handling of personal data

Personal data is information that will help identify a person, i.e. information that can be traced back to a person. This includes a name, email address or phone number, for example.

You can visit this website without us requiring your personal data. Personal data is only collected, used and passed on to third parties, if permitted by law or the user consents to data being collected. Your personal data will not be passed on, sold or transmitted by any other means to third parties. Excluded from this are services partners who require the data to process orders. In such cases the amount of data transferred will be limited to the minimum amount necessary.

Access data/server log files

We or our Internet provider collect information on each and every access to our web sites (server log files). This access data includes:

the name of the websites, files, date and time of access, amount of data transferred, reports on successful access, bowser type and version, the user’s operating system, referrer URL (previously visited page), IP address and the requesting provider.

The log data is used for statistical purposes only for the operation, security and the optimisation of the websites. However, we reserve the right, to check log data at a later date if there is reasonable suspicion of unlawful use based on specific evidence.

Contact

When contacting us (for example via the contact form or email), the user’s information is stored for processing the request and in the event follow-up queries should arise.

Cookies

When you visit our websites, one or more cookies are stored on your computer. A cookie is a small file containing a string of characters that uniquely identifies your browser. Cookies help us to improve the comfort and quality of our services, for example, by saving user settings. Cookies do not harm your computer and do not contain any viruses.

You may use this website without enabling cookies. You can disable the storage of cookies on your computer in your browser settings, limit this storage to specific websites or set your browser to notify you before a cookie is stored. You can delete the cookies from your hard drive at any time via the privacy features of your browser. By doing so, some features and the usability of our website may be limited.

Right to information; deletion of data; contacts

According to the German Federal Data Protection Act, you have a right to access information about your stored data free of charge, and a right to correct, block or delete such data.

In such cases, the right to delete data may be limited by the legal obligations to store data.

You have the right to receive information regarding your stored personal data, its origin and recipient and the purpose of storage at any time. For queries regarding the collection, processing or use of your personal data, the disclosure, correction, blocking or deletion of data please contact us at:

  • Kirchner, Fischer & Co. GmbH
  • Daimlerstr. 13 25337 Elmshorn, Germany
  • +49 (0)4121 79196
  • This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

We expressly point out that data transmission over the Internet has security gaps (e.g. as when communicating via email) and cannot be completely protected against access by third parties.