PRIVACY POLICY

Principles of data processing

EKRO Kronsteiner GmbH attaches great importance to the protection of your privacy and your personal data.

In order to fulfil our information obligations pursuant to Art. 12 ff of the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), we are pleased to present our information on data protection below.

Who is responsible for data processing?

Controller within the meaning of data protection law is:

EKRO Kronsteiner GmbH
Lastenstraße 13
8670 Krieglach
Österreich
zentrale@ekro.at

What personal data is processed by EKRO and for what purpose?

If we have received data from you, we will only process it for the purposes for which we received or collected it.

Data processing for other purposes is only considered if the necessary legal requirements are met in accordance with Art. 6 para. 4 GDPR. Any information obligations pursuant to Art. 13 para. 3 GDPR and Art. 14 para. 4 GDPR will naturally be observed in this case.

Use of the website

The use of this website is generally possible without providing personal data. You are solely responsible for determining whether you wish to provide us with your e-mail address or address in order to be able to contact you, process your request or give you access to special information or offers.  In this respect, we do not collect any personal data on our website without your express and voluntary consent.  If you provide us with personal data, it will be treated strictly confidential and will not be passed on to third parties without your express consent.  All information we receive from you when you use our internet services is used exclusively for the processing of user information and for communication about orders, products and services.

Cookies

As soon as you contact us, we receive and store certain information. Among other things, we use so-called cookies. Cookies are information that is automatically stored on your computer according to strict rules and with contents that can be checked by you. We only use cookies to make our website more user-friendly, e. g. to avoid having to re-enter your password or preferences every time.

Google Analytics

This website uses Google Analytics, a web analysis service provided by Google Inc. (“Google”). Provider is Google Inc. ,1600 Amphitheatre Parkway Mountain View, CA 94 043, USA. Google Analytics uses so-called cookies, text files that are stored on your computer and that enable an analysis of the use of our website by you. The information generated by the cookie about your use of this website (including your IP address) is transmitted to a Google server in the USA and stored there.

Google will use this information to evaluate your use of the website, to compile reports on website activity for the website operators and to provide other services related to website activity and internet usage. Google may also transfer this information to third parties if this is required by law or if third parties process this data on behalf of Google. Under no circumstances will Google associate your IP address with other data held by Google.

You can prevent the installation of cookies by selecting the appropriate settings in your browser software or by clicking on “Object” in the notice banner; However, please note that if you do so, you may not be able to use all functions of this website to their full extent. By using this website, you consent to the processing of data about you by Google in the manner and for the purpose described above.

Google Maps

This website uses Google Maps, an Internet map service provided by Google Inc. (“Google”). Provider is Google Inc. ,1600 Amphitheatre Parkway Mountain View, CA 94 043, USA. With Google Maps we can show you locations better and thus adapt our service to your needs. By using Google Maps, data is transmitted to Google and stored on Google servers.
This includes, among other things, the search terms entered, your IP address and also the latitude and longitude coordinates. If you use the route planner function, the start address entered will also be saved. However, this data storage occurs on the Google Maps websites.

We can only inform you, but we cannot influence you. Since we have integrated Google Maps into our website, Google place sat least one cookie in your browser. This cookie stores data about your user behaviour. Google uses this data primarily to optimise its own services and to provide you with individual, personalised advertising. You can prevent the installation of cookies by selecting the appropriate settings in your browser software or by clicking on “Objection” in the notice banner; However, please note that if you do so, you may not be able to use all functions of this website to their full extent. By using this website, you consent to the processing of data about you by Google in the manner and for the purpose described above.

YouTube Videos

This website uses YouTube, a video portal of YouTube, as ubsidiary of Google Inc. The provider is YouTube, LLC, 901Cherry Ave., San Bruno, CA 94 066, USA. To enable us to view videos on our website, YouTube provides a code snippet that we have built into our website.
As soon as you visit a site that has a YouTube video in it, YouTube will a cookie that stores your IP address and our URL. If you are logged in to your YouTube account, YouTube may Assign your interactions on our website mostly with the help of cookies to your profile. This includes data such as session duration, bounce rate, approximate location, technical information such as browser type, screen resolution, or your Internet provider. Other information may include contact details, reviews, sharing content via social media, or adding to your favorites on YouTube.

You can prevent the installation of cookies by selecting the appropriate settings in your browser software or by clicking on “Object” in the notice banner; However, please note that if you do so, you may not be able to use all functions of this website to their full extent. By using this website, you agree to the processing of data about you by Google in the manner and for the purpose described above.

WooCommerce

This website uses the plugin WooCommerce, a shop system of WordPress, a subsidiary of Automattic Inc. (60 29th Street #343, San Francisco, CA 94 110, USA).   WooCommerce is an online shop system designed specifically for WordPress sites.  It is a customizable, open source eCommerce platform based on WordPress and also integrated into our website as a WordPress plugin.

Information that you actively enter in a text field in our online shop can be collected and stored by WooCommerce or Automattic.  Thus, when you register with us or order a product, Automattic can collect, process and store this data.  In addition to your e-mail address, name or address, this may also include credit card or billing information.

Automattic may subsequently use this information for its own marketing campaigns.  You can prevent the installation of cookies by selecting the appropriate settings in your browser software or by clicking on “Objection” in the notice banner; However, please note that if you do so, you may not be able to use all functions of this website to their full extent.  By using this website, you agree to the processing of the data collected about you by Automattic in the manner and for the purpose described above.

Server log files

The provider of the pages automatically collects and stores information in so-called server log files, which your browser automatically transmits to us.

These are:

  • Browser type/ browser version
  • Operating system used
  • Referrer URL
  • Hostname of the accessing computer
  • Time of the server request

These data cannot be assigned to specific persons.  This data will not be merged with other data sources.  We reserve the right to check this data subsequently if we become aware of specific indications of unlawful use.

On what legal basis is the processing described above based?

The legal basis for the processing of personal data is inprinciple – unless specific legislation already exists – Art. 6GDPR . In particular, the following options could be considered:
• Consent (Art. 6 para. 1 lit. a ) GDPR)
• Data processing for the performance of contracts (Art. 6para. 1 lit. b) GDPR
• Data processing on the basis of a balancing of interests (Art. 6 para.1 lit. f) GDPR)
• Data processing for the fulfilment of a legal obligation (Art. 6para. 1 lit. c ) GDPR)

If personal data is processed on the basis of your consent, you have the right to revoke your consent at any time with future effect.

If we process data on the basis of a balancing of interests, you as the data subject have the right to object to the processing of personal data taking into account the provisions of Art. 21 GDPR.

How long will the data be stored?

We process the data for as long as it is necessary for the respective purpose.

Insofar as statutory retention obligations exist – e.g. in company law or tax law – the personal data concerned will be stored for the duration of the retention obligation.  Once the retention obligation has expired, it will be checked whether there is a further need for processing.  If a requirement is no longer present, the data will be deleted.

Of course, you can at any time (see below) request information about the personal data stored by us and, in the event of a non-existent need, request deletion of the data or restriction of processing.

To which recipients are the data passed?

A transfer of your personal data to third parties takes place only if this is necessary for the execution of the contract with you, the transfer on the basis of a balancing of interests in the sense of the term.  Art. 6 para. 1 lit.  f)   GDPR is permissible, we are legally obliged to pass it on or you have given your consent to this.

How does EKRO ensure data security?

We take diligent precautions to protect your data from loss, manipulation and unauthorized access.  The arrangements correspond to the state of technological development and the legal requirements.

How can I assert my right as a “data subject”?

You have the right to information about the personal data weprocess about you.
In the event of a request for information that is not made inwriting, we ask for your understanding that we may then askyou to provide proof that you are the person you claim to be.
Furthermore, you have the right to rectification or deletion orrestriction of processing, to the extent that you are entitled todo so by law.
Furthermore, you have the right to object to processing withinthe scope of the legal requirements. The same applies to aright to data portability.
In particular, you have a right to object pursuant to Art. 21 (1)and (2) GDPR to the processing of your data in connection withdirect advertising, if this is based on a balancing of interests.

You also have the right to complain about our processing ofpersonal data to a data protection supervisory authority.
At the point on this website where we collect data for a specificpurpose, you will be able to opt out of your data either byclicking on a box or by adjusting your browser settingsaccordingly.
You can send communications in connection with the aboverights as well as any other questions, concerns or suggestionson the subject of data protection to zentrale@ekro. at at anytime.

Links to other websites

The website contains links to external websites. As thesewebsites are beyond our control, we cannot accept anyresponsibility for their content and privacy policy.

VERSION: 07/2020