Data protection policy
Definitions of the terms used (e. g. “personal data” or “processing”) can be found in Art. 4 GDPR.
All our employees have been obliged to comply with the data protection requirements according to the GDPR and are certified with a basic training.
If you have any questions on this subject, you can also write to info (at) at any time, instead of using the digital forms mentioned in the following text brightmak. com.
We, the website operator or page provider, collect on the basis of our legitimate interest (see Art. 6 para. f. GDPR) Data about accesses to the website and save it as “server log files” on the website server. The following data are logged:
- Website visited
- Time at the time of access
- Amount of data sent in bytes
- Source/reference from which you came to the page
- Browser used
- Operating system used
- IP address used
The server log files are stored for a maximum of 7 days and then deleted. The data is stored for security reasons, e. g. in order to clarify cases of misuse. If data have to be deleted for reasons of proof, they are exempted from deletion until the incident has been definitively resolved.
Common browsers offer the option not to allow cookies. Note: It is not guaranteed that you will be able to access all features of this website without restrictions if you make the appropriate settings.Collection and processing of personal data
Erfassung und Verarbeitung personenbezogener Daten
The website operator collects, uses and passes on your personal data only if this is permitted by law or if you consent to the data collection.
Personal data means all information that is used to identify you and which can be traced back to you – for example, your name, e-mail address and telephone number.
You can also visit this website without providing any personal details. To improve our online offer, however, we store (without personal reference) Your access data to this website. This access data includes, for example, the file you requested or the name of your Internet provider. Due to the anonymisation of the data, it is not possible to draw conclusions about your person.
Handling of contact data
If you contact us as a website operator through the contact options offered, your data will be stored so that it can be used to process and answer your enquiry. This data will not be passed on to third parties without your consent. If you wish to delete your data, such as e-mails, which you have sent us at any time, please contact us.
Dealing with comments and contributions
We have deactivated the command function of our website due to the current legal situation.
Based on our legitimate interests, this website uses this website to optimize and analyse our online offer within the meaning of Art. 6 para. f. GDPR the “Google Analytics” service provided by Google Inc. (1600 Amphitheatre Parkway Mountain View, CA 94 043, USA). The service (Google Analytics) uses “cookies” – text files that are stored on your device. The information collected by the cookies is usually sent to a Google server in the USA and stored there.
Google LLC complies with European data protection law and is certified under the Privacy Shield Agreement: https://www.privacyshield.gov/participant?id=a2zt000000001L5AAI&status=Active
This website is subject to IP anonymisation. The IP address of users is shortened within the member states of the EU and the European Economic Area and in the other contracting states of the agreement. Only in individual cases is the IP address first transmitted unabridged to a Google server in the USA and shortened there. This shortening eliminates the personal reference to your IP address. The IP address of the user transmitted by the browser is not combined with other data stored by Google.
Within the scope of the contract data agreement, which we as the website operator have concluded with Google Inc. , Google Inc. uses the information collected to evaluate website usage and website activity and to provide services related to internet usage.
The data collected by Google on our behalf is used to evaluate the use of our online offer by individual users, e. g. to create reports on the activity on the website in order to improve our online offer.
You have the option to prevent the storage of cookies on your device by making the appropriate settings in your browser. It is not guaranteed that you will be able to access all functions of this website without restrictions if your browser does not allow cookies.
Furthermore, you can use a browser plugin to prevent the information collected by cookies (including your IP address) from being sent to Google Inc. and used by Google Inc. The following link will take you to the appropriate plugin:
Alternatively, by clicking on this link (IMPORTANT: Insert opt-out link), you prevent Google Analytics from collecting data about you within this website. By clicking on the link above you download an “opt-out cookie. ” Your browser must therefore generally allow the storage of cookies for this purpose. If you delete your cookies regularly, you will need to click on the link again each time you visit this website.
Here you can find further information on the use of data by Google Inc. :
- https://policies.google.com/privacy/partners?hl=de (Data collected by Google Partners)
- https://adssettings.google.de/authenticated (Settings about advertisements shown to you)
This site uses the map service Google Maps via an API. Provider is Google Inc. , 1600 Amphitheatre Parkway, Mountain View, CA 94 043, USA.
To use the functions of Google Maps, it is necessary to store your IP address. This information is usually transmitted to a Google server in the USA and stored there. The provider of this site has no influence on this data transmission.
The use of Google Maps is in the interest of an attractive presentation of our online offers and in order to make it easy to find the places indicated by us on the website. This constitutes a legitimate interest within the meaning of Art. 6 para. f DSGVO give.
Our website uses plugins from YouTube, which is operated by Google. The website is operated by YouTube, LLC, 901 Cherry Ave. , San Bruno, CA 94 066, USA.
When you visit one of our pages equipped with a YouTube plugin, a connection to the YouTube servers is established. The YouTube server is informed which of our pages you have visited.
If you are logged in to your YouTube account, you enable YouTube to associate your browsing behavior directly with your personal profile. You can prevent this by logging out of your YouTube account.
The use of YouTube is in the interest of an attractive presentation of our online offers. This constitutes a legitimate interest within the meaning of Art. 6 para. f DSGVO give.
Facebook-Plugins (Like & Share-Button)
Plugins of the social network Facebook, provider Facebook Inc. , 1 Hacker Way, Menlo Park, California 94 025, USA, are integrated on our pages. The Facebook plugins can be identified by the Facebook logo or the “Like” button on our website. An overview of the Facebook plugins can be found here: https://developers.facebook.com/docs/plugins/.
If you do not want Facebook to be able to associate your visit to our pages with your Facebook user account, please log out of your Facebook user account.
You can change your privacy settings on Twitter in your account settings at https://twitter.com/account/settings .
Our pages use features of Google+. Provider is Google Inc. , 1600 Amphitheatre Parkway, Mountain View, CA 94 043, USA.
Collection and dissemination of information: The Google+ button allows you to publish information worldwide. Via the Google+ button, you and other users receive personalized content from Google and our partners. Google stores both the information you have given for a content +1 as well as information about the page you viewed when you clicked on +1. Your +1 can be displayed as notices along with your profile name and photo in Google services, such as in search results or in your Google profile, or elsewhere on websites and ads on the Internet.
Google records information about your +1 activities to improve Google services for you and others. To use the Google+ button, you need a globally visible, public Google profile, which must include at least the name chosen for the profile. This name is used in all Google services. In some cases, this name may also replace another name you used when sharing content through your Google Account. The identity of your Google profile may be displayed to users who know your email address or have other identifying information about you.
Google may publish aggregated statistics about users’ +1 activities or share them with users and partners, such as publishers, advertisers or affiliated websites.
Rights of the user
As a user, you have the right to receive, upon request, free of charge, information about which personal data about you has been stored. You also have the right to correct incorrect data and to restrict or delete the processing of your personal data. If applicable, you may also exercise your right to data portability. If you believe that your data has been processed unlawfully, you can lodge a complaint with the competent supervisory authority.
You can at any time via a form Datenauszug request about your currently stored data.
Deletion of data
If your request does not conflict with a legal obligation to retain data (e. g. data retention), you have the right to have your data deleted. Data stored by us will be deleted if it is no longer necessary for its purpose and there are no statutory retention periods. If a deletion cannot be carried out because the data is required for permissible legal purposes, the data processing will be restricted. In this case, the data will be blocked and not processed for other purposes.
You can at any time via a further form
Löschanfrage request deletion.
Right of objection
Users of this website may exercise their right to object and object to the processing of their personal data at any time.
If you wish to have the personal data stored about you corrected, blocked, deleted or provided with information, or if you have any questions about the collection, processing or use of your personal data, or if you wish to revoke your consent, please contact the following e-mail address: info (at) brightmak. com