Data Protection Rheinmetall Automotive AG

We take the protection of your personal data very seriously. Therefore, we treat your personal data always and of course in accordance with the legal data protection obligations. We have appointed a qualified and reliable Data Protection Officer. The external commissioning of data protection will be conducted from UIMC Dr. Voßbein GmbH & Co KG.

In the following, we would like to inform you about the processing of personal data. 

Collection and Processing of Personal Data

You can use our website without to disclose your identity. Should we on our website ask for your personal data, e.g. in a contact form or by registering / login and if personal data are queried (in example name, address or email address), we state that the providence of the data is on a voluntary basis. The provided information are used for our own business purposes (sending the requested information).

In case there are any questions we offer you the opportunity to get in touch with us by using the provided contact form on our website. Therefore the fields which are marked as compulsory have to be filled in in order to categories and answer the requests. Additional information can be provided on voluntary base. The processing of data for the purpose of making contact with us takes place in accordance with Art. 6 par. 1 clause 1 let. a GDPR on the basis of your voluntary consent.

The collected personal data resulting of the use of the contact formula are being deleted after the execution of your request and after the expiration of the retention periods according to tax law and commercial law.

Once granted consent- e.g. for the purpose of receiving a newsletter or other interesting information of our company – can be withdrawn anytime with effect for the further, without giving any reasons. For this purpose you can use the above mentioned contact form or an other way stated within the newsletter. 

Transfer of Data

A transfer to Third Parties for commercial or non-commercial purposes will not happen without your explicit consent. We will only transfer your personal data to third parties if this is lawful in accordance with the current laws [e.g.: on the basis of article 6 GDPR] and/or it is necessary. To some extent we appoint service provider for the necessary statutory processing of data; the website is hosted by the hoster of Fa. Ueberbit and maintained by Fa. Ueberbit. The full responsibility for the data processing remains with us. Further on we use to some extent Plug-ins of other service provider on our website; please find details below.

If you transfer the data within the company group you should add the following; please check if/which of the yellow highlighted passages apply (the legitimacy should be evaluated in advanced with the data protection officer):

We inform you that we also transfer personal data with the above-mentioned purpose if necessary to our worldwide group companies (see “About us”). The data transfer takes place on the basis of a legitimate interest, in order to provide to you a holistic offer of your services.

Here by data is also being transferred to affiliates outside of the Union / European Economical Area. For this case we ensure a suitable data protection level by concluding standard contractual clauses/binding corporate rules/ privacy shield. You can find these for free at our Data Protection Officer.

Cookies

This site uses “Cookies”. Cookies are text files that will be stored on your computer and allow analysis of the use of the website as well as recognize by your next visit of this website. You can prevent the installation of cookies through an appropriate setting in your browser. However, this could result that you will be unable to use some of the function of this website.

Most Web browsers are set up to accept cookies, although you can reset your browser to refuse all cookies or to indicate when a cookie is being sent:


  • Microsoft Internet Explorer: Internet Options > Privacy > set to higher
  • Mozilla Firefox: Options > Privacy > Accept cookies from sites [empty checkbox]

Logging

Every time accessing this website, protocols for statistical purposes will be created and processed whereby single users will remain anonymous:

  • Referrer (site from the link you reached this website)
  • Search terms (by search engines as referrer)
  • IP is evaluated to determine the country of origin and the provider
  • Browser, operation system, installed plug-ins and screen resolution
  • Duration of the visit on the website.

The stated data will be processed by us on the basis of our legitimate interests according to art. 6 para. 1 s.1 lit. f GDPR for the following purposes:

  • Ensuring a trouble free connection establishment to the website
  • Ensuring of a comfortable use of the web site
  • Evaluation of the system security and stability as well as
  • For further administrative purposes.

We reserve the right to check this data subsequently if we have concrete indications of an illegal use. The data will be deleted immediately when they are no longer needed for the purpose they were collected but at the latest after six months.  

Liability for own Content

The content of these sites has been created with the greatest accuracy. We cannot provide any guarantee for accuracy, completeness and topicality of the content. As a service provider, we are responsible for our own content on these sites according to the general laws. 

Liability for Links (Content of Third Party Providers)

It is important to distinguish between our own content and references (“links”) that lead to other content from other providers. We have no influence on their content of the linked websites. Here, it is always the provider or the operator of these sites that is responsible for the content.

Rights of data subjects

We hereby inform you that pursuant to Article 15 et seq. GDPR you have the right to obtain information on the personal data concerned, as well as rectification or deletion or limitation of processing or of a right to object to processing as well as of the personal data right to have data portability. Likewise, under Article 77 of the GDPR, you have the right to complain to a data protection supervisory authority if you consider that the processing of your personal data violates the regulations stated in the GDPR. If the processing is based on Article 6 (1) (a) GDPR or Article 9 (2) (a) GDPR (Consent), you also have the right to revoke the consent at any time without affecting the legality of the processing on the basis of the consent until the revocation.

Right of access by the data subject, Art. 15 GDPR
You have the right to demand information about if and to what extent your personal data are being processed (specially the purpose of the processing, receiver of the data, storage duration, etc.).

Right to rectification, Art. 16 GDPR
You have the right to demand the rectification of the data stored about you in the case they are wrong or incomplete. This includes the right of completion of incomplete personal data by providing supplementary statements or notifications.

Right to erasure, Art. 17 GDPR
You have the right to demand the erasure of your personal data. This is possible when the data is not needed anymore for the purpose it was originally collected for or when the data has to be erased on the basis of legal requirements. In particular cases these right can be foreclosed.

Right of restriction of processing, Art. 18 GDPR
You have the right to restrict the processing of your personal data. This is possible when the data has been recorded incorrectly or the processing of the data is unlawful. When restricting the processing of data the processing is only allowed in closely defined cases.

Right of data portability, Art. 20 GDPR
You have the right to demand the return of the data which is concerning you in a current, electronical, machine-readable data format to you or to a named controller. This only applies if you have provided that information on your own.

Right to object, Art. 21 GDPR
You have the right to object any time, resulting of reasons deriving of your special situation, the processing of the personal data concerning you with effects for the future, as far as the processing of data is due to the protection of the legitimate interest (see Art. 6 paragraph 1 let. e), f) GDPR). If you lodge an objection, an evaluation takes place, whether or not the processing is based on current law, if this is not the case every further processing of your personal data will be omitted.

Right to lodge a complaint with a supervisory authority, Art. 77 GDPR
You have the right to lodge a complaint with a supervisory authority of the union or member states any time, in case of potential/ possible violations to current data protection regulations. 

Change of our Data Protection Regulations

We reserve the right to amend this Privacy Policy from time to time so that it will always comply with the legal requirements or to change our services in the Privacy Policy, e.g. the introduction of new services. Therefore, a new Privacy Policy will be valid if our website is accessed. 

eTracker

A cookie is a piece of information that is placed automatically on your computer’s hard drive when you access certain Web sites. This website uses etracker technology (www.etracker.com) to collect visitor behavior data. This data is collected anonymously to be used for marketing and optimization purposes. All visitor data is saved using an anonymous user ID and can be aggregated to a usage profile. Cookies may be used to collect and save this data, but the data remains strictly anonymous. The data will not be used to identify a visitor personally and are not aggregated with any personal data. The collection and storage of data may be refused at any time with respect to subsequent services.

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Most Web browsers are set up to accept cookies, although you can reset your browser to refuse all cookies or to indicate when a cookie is being sent:

Microsoft Internet Explorer: Internet Options > Privacy > set to higher

Mozilla Firefox: Options > Privacy > Accept cookies from sites [empty checkbox]

Google Tag Manager & Google Maps

This website uses Google Tag Manager, a service which allows website tags to be managed using a central interface. Google Tag Manager implements tags only – no cookies are used and no personal data is recorded. Google Tag Manager triggers other tags which, in turn, may record data, such as Google Analytics Code. However, Google Tag Manager does not access this data. If deactivated at domain or cookie level, this setting takes effect for all tracking tags provided that they are implemented using Google Tag Manager.

To find us easily, we offer you the use of Google Maps where you can see maps and create routes. Google Maps is operated by Google Inc., 1600 Amphitheatre Parkway, Mountain View, CA 94043, USA. These sites will be made visible accordingly.

By using this service, you declare that you agree with the collection, processing and use of the self-entered data through Google. The Terms of Use of Google Maps can be found at www.google.com/intl/en_US/help/terms_maps.html (external site).

Detailed information can be found in the privacy centre of google.de: Transparency and choice and privacy policy.

YouTube

Our website uses Google plug-ins for the powered site YouTube. The provider is YouTube, LLC, 901 Cherry Ave., San Bruno, CA 94066, USA. If you are using one of our websites that have inbuild YouTube plug-ins there will be a connection established to the servers of YouTube. Thereby, the server of YouTube will be informed which of our sites you have visited. When you are logged in to your YouTube account you will allow YouTube to allocate your browsing behaviour to your personal profile. This can be prevented by logging out from your YouTube account. Further information of the handling of user data can be found in the Privacy Policy of YouTube at policies.google.com/privacy[external site]. 

Questions

If you have any questions regarding the processing of personal data you can contact our Data Protection Officer who is available with his team in the case of any requests of information, general requests or complaints.

Contact to the Data Protection Officer

Nützenberger Str 119

42115 Wuppertal

Tel.: #49 202 26574-0
Fax: #49 202 26574-19
http://Datenschutz.UIMC.de