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Data protection declaration

BPW Bergische Achsen Kommanditgesellschaft (BPW) is pleased to welcome you to our web pages and thanks you for your interest in our company and products.

BPW's web pages can have links to third-party websites to which this data protection declaration does not apply.

BPW respects your privacy

Protecting your privacy when processing personal data as well as ensuring the security of all business data are matters to which we attach great importance and which we provide for in our business processes.
When processing and using personal data collected when you visit our web pages we do so confidentially and in line with the provisions of German's Federal Data Protection Act (BDSG). Data protection and security of information form an integral element of our corporate policy.

Collection, processing and use of personal data

BPW only collects, processes and makes use of the personal data communicated to us by you if this is necessary towards handling inquiries and orders, evaluating the results of surveys and for the technical administration of our internet services.
Simplifying these tasks can, if need be, necessitate an exchange of your data with third parties involved in handling them.
However, we should like to add that we shall not be passing your personal data on to third parties outside the BPW Group unless binding statutory regulations obligate us to do so or you yourself determine accordingly.

We also wish to use your data for the purposes of informing you about our products and services as well as keeping you up to date on innovations and new developments and, should the occasion arise, to enable us to survey you about them electronically or by telephone. It goes without saying that your participation in activities of this kind is voluntary. You can let us know at any time if you should not wish to be involved.

Google Analytics

This website uses Google Analytics, a web analytics service provided by Google, Inc. ("Google"). Google Analytics uses "cookies", which are text files placed on your computer, to help the website analyze how users use the site. The information generated by the cookie about your use of the website will be transmitted to and stored by Google on servers in the United States . In case IP-anonymisation is activated on this website, your IP address will be truncated within the area of Member States of the European Union or other parties to the Agreement on the European Economic Area. Only in exceptional cases the whole IP address will be first transfered to a Google server in the USA and truncated there. The IP-anonymisation is active on this website. Google will use this information on behalf of the operator of this website for the purpose of evaluating your use of the website, compiling reports on website activity for website operators and providing them other services relating to website activity and internet usage. The IP-address, that your Browser conveys within the scope of Google Analytics, will not be associated with any other data held by Google. You may refuse the use 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 opt-out from being tracked by Google Analytics with effect for the future by downloading and installing Google Analytics Opt-out Browser Addon for your current web browser.

You can refuse the use of Google Analytics by clicking on the following link. An opt-out cookie will be set on the computer, which prevents the future collection of your data when visiting this website: Disable Google Analytics.

Further information concerning the terms and conditions of use and data privacy can be found at www.google.com/analytics/terms/de.html or at www.google.com/intl/de/analytics/privacyoverview.html. 
Please note that on this website, Google Analytics code is supplemented by “gat._anonymizeIp();” to ensure an anonymized collection of IP addresses (so called IP-masking).

Security

BPW takes security precautions to ensure that your personal data held by us is protected against manipulation, loss, destruction, unauthorized third-party access and unauthorized disclosure. Our security measures are continuously optimized in line with technical developments.

Consent

By using our Internet services you consent to the collection, processing and use of your data as described above. By entering your personal data you consent to the processing and use of such data as described above.
The collection, processing and use of personal data is subject to the German regulations on data protection.

Your rights / Point of contact

If - in spite of our endeavours to ensure the correctness of the data we hold - there should be any case of us storing incorrect information we will correct this on request.
In addition, you are entitled to demand the blocking and deletion of your data and have the right to demand information on your personal data held by BPW and on the purposes for which such data is used.

Please do not hesitate to contact our data protection officers via e-mail if you should have any suggestions or complaints relating to the collection, processing and use of your personal data by and at BPW: datenschutz@bpw.de

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