Your data is safe with us

Data protection is a matter of trust and your trust is important to us. We respect your privacy and personal sphere. The protection and the legally compliant collection, processing and use of your personal data is therefore an important concern for us. So that you feel safe when visiting our website, we strictly observe the legal provisions when processing your personal data and would like to inform you here about our data collection and data use.


Scope and purpose of data processing

1. Anonymous data collection

You can visit our site without providing any personal information. We only store so-called "server log files", access data without personal reference such as the name of your internet provider, the internet browser you are using, the page from which you are visiting us, the date and time of your access or the name of the requested file. These data are evaluated exclusively to improve our offer and do not allow any conclusions to be drawn about your person.

These anonymous data are stored separately from any personal data you may have provided and thus do not allow any conclusions to be drawn about a specific person. They are evaluated for statistical purposes in order to be able to optimize our website and our offers. Legal basis for the temporary storage of the data and the server log files is Art. 6 Para. 1 lit.f GDPR. The storage in log files takes place in order to ensure the functionality of the website. The data will be deleted as soon as they are no longer required to achieve the purpose for which they were collected. In the case of the collection of data for the provision of the website, this is the case when the respective session has ended.


2. Collection and processing of personal data

If you would like to use one of our company's services via our website, it cannot be ruled out that processing of personal data will become necessary. If there is no legal basis for the processing of personal data, we will obtain the consent of the person concerned. This will be evident at the appropriate places. This may be necessary when you register on our website, request our newsletter or when you contact us using our contact form. The legal basis for processing operations for which we obtain your consent for processing purposes is in accordance with Art. 6 I lit. a) GDPR. If the processing of personal data is necessary to fulfill a contract or to initiate a contract (e.g. for the delivery of goods or the provision of such services, or for inquiries about our products and services), the processing takes place in accordance with Art. 6 I lit. b) GDPR.

We store and use the personal data transmitted by you, such as name, company, address, e-mail and telephone, for the purpose of individual communication with you in accordance with the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) and the BDSG-new". Please note that confidential information should generally not be sent via the contact form.

The legal basis for processing the data that is transmitted in the course of sending an email is Article 6 (1) (f) GDPR. If the aim of the email contact is to conclude a contract, the additional legal basis for processing is Art. 6 Para. 1 lit. b GDPR.


3. Cookies

The EU Directive 2009/136 / EG (E-Privacy) regulates the use of cookies on websites. This was implemented in Italy on May 25, 2012.

4. Use of plugins

  • What are cookies?

A cookie is a short snippet of text that is sent to your browser by a website you visit. It saves information about your last visit, such as your preferred language or other settings. Cookies are mainly divided into two groups:

  • Technical cookies:

These contain data to enable the functionality of the website and the services requested by the user, such as navigation or login functions. Without these cookies, parts of the website will not function properly.

  • Profiling cookies:

These are used to record the user's navigation on the Internet and to create a profile of the user's interests, habits and decisions. Such cookies can be used to show advertisements or products that may be of interest to you.

  • How do we use cookies?

We use cookies to ensure the best possible user experience. In addition, third-party services are used to determine how you navigate through our website and what content you are interested in. These services also store cookies on your device.

  • How can I prevent the storage of cookies?

You can deactivate or delete cookies using your browser settings. Deactivating cookies can mean that some websites no longer function as intended. How to find the appropriate browser settings:

Internet Explorer:

  • 1. Open Internet Explorer
  • 2. Click the Tools button and then click Internet Options
  • 3. Click the Privacy tab

Mozilla Firefox:

  • 1. Open Mozilla Firefox.
  • 2. Click the menu icon and select Settings
  • 3. Open the Privacy section
  • 4. For & quot; Firefox will have a history the following:Create according to user-defined settings

Google Chrome:


  • 1. Open Google Chrome
  • 2. Click the menu icon and select Settings
  • 3. Click on Show advanced settings
  • 4. In the & quot; Privacy section, select the option content settings from


  • 1. In the settings, click on "Data protection
  • 2. In the Accept cookies you can specify whether and when Safari should save the cookies from the websites. For more information, click the Help button (indicated by a question mark). The European Interactive Digital Advertising Alliance also offers the option of deactivating non-technical cookies from third parties at
  • Web analysis by etracker

On this website, technology from etracker GmbH, Erste Brunnenstrasse 1, 20459 Hamburg, collects and stores data for marketing and optimization purposes. Usage profiles can be created from this data under a pseudonym. Cookies may be used. Cookies are small text files that are stored locally in the cache of the visitor's Internet browser. The cookies enable the Internet browser to be recognized. The data collected with the etracker technologies are not used to personally identify the visitor to this website and are not merged with personal data about the bearer of the pseudonym without the consent of the person concerned . You can object to the collection and storage of data for the purpose of web analysis by etracker at any time with future effect at

  • Integration of services and content from third parties

It may happen that third party content, such as videos from YouTube, maps from Google Maps, RSS feeds or graphics from other websites, are integrated into our pages. This always presupposes that the providers of this content (hereinafter referred to as third-party providers) perceive the IP address of the user. Because without the IP address, you would not be able to send the content to the browser of the respective user. The IP address is therefore required to display this content. We strive to only use content whose respective providers only use the IP address to deliver the content. However, we have no influence on whether the third-party provider stores the IP address, e.g. for statistical purposes. As far as we know, we will inform users about it.


5. Publication of job advertisements / online job applications

Your application data will be electronically collected and processed by us for the purpose of handling the application process. If your application is followed by the conclusion of an employment contract, your transmitted data can be stored by us in your personnel file for the purpose of the usual organizational and administrative process in compliance with the relevant legal regulations. According to ยง 26 Paragraph 1 Clause 1 BDSG-new in conjunction with Art. 88 (1) GDPR, the collection of the data required to establish the employment relationship. If you voluntarily tell us things about yourself that go beyond what is necessary, this is done within the framework of a consent in accordance with Art. 6 Paragraph 1 Clause 1 lit. As part of the processing, your data can be transmitted to people within our company, as well as service providers who are contractually bound and bound to secrecy and who perform partial data processing tasks. If your job application is rejected, the data you have transmitted will be deleted automatically two months after notification of the rejection. This does not apply if longer storage is necessary due to legal requirements (for example the burden of proof under the General Equal Treatment Act) or if you have expressly consented to longer storage in our interested party database.


6. Affected rights

According to the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) you have the right to free information about your stored data. You also have the right to information about processing purposes, categories of personal data that are processed, recipients or categories of recipients to whom the personal data have been or will be disclosed (in particular for recipients in third countries or international organizations), if possible the planned Storage duration of personal data, a right to correction, restriction (blocking) or deletion of this data, as well as the origin of the data. You also have the right to lodge a complaint with a supervisory authority. You also have the right to revoke your declaration of consent under data protection law at any time. Revoking your consent does not affect the legality of the processing carried out on the basis of your consent up to the point of revocation.


7. Data portability

You have the right to receive your personal data coming directly from you. At your explicit request, we will provide this data in a machine-readable and structured format. Proof of your identity is required for this.


8. Data security

Your personal data is stored on our website, e.g. B. when using our contact form, encrypted using TLS transmitted over the Internet. We use technical and organizational measures to secure our website and other systems against loss, destruction, access, modification or distribution of your data by unauthorized persons.


9. Deletion and blocking of personal data

The deletion and blocking of your personal data takes place after the earmarking no longer applies, provided that they are no longer required for contract fulfillment or contract initiation, taking into account retention periods due to laws and / or tax regulations.


10. Contact option

On our website, we offer you the option of contacting us by email and / or using a contact form. In this case, the information you provide will be saved for the purpose of processing your contact. For the processing of the data, your consent is obtained as part of the sending process and reference is made to this data protection declaration. Alternatively, you can contact us using the email address provided. In this case, the user's personal data transmitted with the email will be saved. The processing of the personal data from the input mask of our contact form serves us only to process the contact. If you contact us by e-mail, there is also the necessary legitimate interest in processing the data. It will not be passed on to third parties. A comparison of the data collected in this way with data that may be collected by other components of our site is also not carried out. If the user has given his / her consent, the legal basis for processing the data is Article 6 (1) (a) GDPR. The legal basis for processing the data that is transmitted in the course of sending an email is Article 6 (1) lit.f GDPR. If the aim of the e-mail contact is to conclude a contract, the additional legal basis for processing is Art. 6 Para. 1 lit. b GDPR. The data will be deleted as soon as they are no longer required to achieve the purpose for which they were collected.


11. Further information and contacts / responsible persons

If you have any further questions about data protection, please contact us. If you have any questions about the collection, processing or use of your personal data, information, correction, restriction (blocking) or deletion of data or revocation of your consent, please contact:

Weitkowitz GmbH
Woltorfer Strasse 125
D-31224 Peine


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