Privacy information pursuant to § 13 GDPR can be found under the following links:
■ For customers and interested parties
Thank you for visiting our website and for your interest in our company and our products.
The company GEDA stands for safe and secure hoist solutions worldwide. However, the safe and legally-compliant handling of personal data that you entrust to us is also an important concern for us.
As a rule it is possible to use our website without providing any personal information. Any personal data collected on our pages (e.g. name, postal address or email addresses) are always provided by users on a voluntary basis as far as possible. These data are not passed on to third parties without your explicit consent.
We would like to point out that transmitting data over the internet (e.g. when communicating by email) may be subject to security gaps. Full protection of data against access by third parties can therefore not be guaranteed.
This website service is provided by an external service provider. Usage data is processed there on our behalf and according to our specifications.
1. Name and address of the controller
The controller within the meaning of the General Data Protection Regulation and other national data protection laws of the Member-States along with other data protection provisions is:
Mertinger Straße 60
Tel.: +49 906 9809-0
Fax: +49 906 9809-50
2. Contact details of the data protection officer
Data Protection Officer
Mertinger Straße 60
3. Collection of general information
Each time our website is accessed our system automatically collects data and information about the computer system of the accessing computer.
The following data are collected at this time:
- Browser information (web browser, operating system, language settings used, etc.)
- Name of the accessed website
- The website from which you accessed our site (Referrer URL)
- Date and time of the access
- IP address of the computer from where the query was sent
The data are also saved in our system log files. The legal basis for the temporary storage of data and log files is GDPR Article 6 (1)(f). These data are not saved together with other personal data of the user.
The temporary saving of the IT address is required by the system in order to enable the delivery of the website to the computer of the user. The IP address of the user must be saved for this purpose for the duration of the session. The log files are saved in order to ensure the functionality of the website. We also use the data to optimise the website and to ensure the security of our IT systems. And it is for these purposes where our legitimate interests in the data processing pursuant to GDPR Article 6 (1)(f) also lie. In this regard the data are not evaluated for marketing purposes and they are deleted as soon as they are no longer required to achieve the purpose of their collection. When data is saved in log files, they are deleted after 14 days.
Like many other websites we use “cookies”. Cookies are small text files that are stored on your computer and saved by your browser. Cookies do not harm your computer and do not contain viruses.
When retrieving individual pages or functions (e.g. in a product comparison) temporary cookies are also used in order to make our offer more user-friendly, more effective and more secure. These are called session cookies and are automatically deleted after your visit.
5. Use of Google Analytics
Within the framework of a processing contract with the operator of this website, Google will use this information to analyse use of the website by users, to compile reports on website activity and to provide the website operator with other services related to website activity and internet usage. And it is for these purposes where our legitimate interests in the data processing pursuant to GDPR Article 6 (1)(f) also lie. Collected data are automatically deleted after 14 months. Data that have reached its retention date are automatically deleted once a month.
You may refuse the saving of cookies by selecting the appropriate settings on your browser, however please note that if you do this you may not be able to use the full functionality of this website.
You can also prevent the collection of data generated by the cookie and related to your use of the website (including your IP address) for Google as well as the processing of these data by Google by downloading and installing the browser plugin available at the following link. The current link is: “https://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout?hl=en”
As an alternative to the browser plugin, in particular for browsers on mobile devices, you can click here to prevent any future collection by Google Analytics on this website. This stores an opt-out cookie on your device. If you delete your cookies you must click on the link again.
You can find more information on privacy in connection with Google Analytics in Google Analytics Support (https://support.google.com/analytics/answer/6004245?hl=de).
6. Contact form
You may also contact us via the contact form on our website. The data input into the input fields (surname, first name, email address, postal address) are transferred to us and stored. Your details from the contact form including the contact details you provided there are solely used to answer your enquiry and deal with any follow-up questions. These data are not passed on by us to third-parties without your consent. The data are deleted as soon as the enquiry has been definitively resolved.
You can withdraw your consent for the storage of your personal data and their use for sending the Newsletter at any time. Each Newsletter includes a corresponding link to do this. You can also unsubscribe at any time directly from this website.
8. Online Application
If you apply for a job at GEDA via this website personal data will be collected in our application portal which is operated by an external service provider within the framework of a processing contract. The legal basis for the processing of the data is proof of consent of the user pursuant to GDPR Article 6 (1)(a). The data that you input in our application portal are used solely for the purpose of filling the advertised position and for checking and handling your application submitted via this process. Upon completion of the application process in relation to the specifically advertised position, these data are blocked for further use and deleted after the expiry of a six month period, unless statutory provisions oppose a deletion and require further storage for evidence purposes or if you have expressly consented to a longer storage period.
9. Access to the GEDA press area
Your personal data, which you provide to us on your registration to the press area, will be collected, stored and used exclusively for this purpose. Advertising and/or other content will not be sent to you as a result of this application without your consent. Furthermore, we won't hand over your personal data to third. You can always delete your access to the GEDA press area, by e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org or by mail to GEDA GmbH, Datenschutzbeauftragter, Mertinger Str. 60, 86663 Asbach-Bäumenheim, Germany.
10. Deletion or blocking of data
We adhere to the principles of data avoidance and data economy. Therefore, we only save your personal data for as long as it is required to achieve the purposes stated here or for the various specified storage periods as envisaged by the legislators. In accordance with statutory provisions, after the termination of the specific purpose or expiry of these periods the relevant data are routinely blocked or deleted.
11. Your rights in relation to data processing
You have the right at all times to receive information free of charge concerning your personal data saved with us. You also have the right to correct, delete, restrict the processing, the right to object to the processing and the data portability right. You are further entitled at any time to withdraw your consent for the use of your personal data with future effect.
Please contact our data protection officer for this purpose. The contact details are listed under Point 2. Contact details of the data protection officer.
You also have the right to complain to a supervisory authority. For GEDA the Bayerische Landesamt für Datenschutzaufsicht (BayLDA) (https://www.lda.bayern.de) has responsibility for this.