Privacy Policy

DMT is pleased that you have decided to visit our website and are interested in our company. DMT treats the protection of your personal data seriously and strive to ensure that you feel secure and comfortable when visiting our website.

Acquisition and processing of personal data

You can generally visit the pages of DMT without us requiring your personal data.

Personal data is only acquired if you provide us with the data, for example, when registering, participating in a survey, or initiating or concluding a contract.

Using and transferring personal data and appropriation

All personal data accumulated in part of the direct Internet services provided by DMT will be acquired, processed, and used according to the respective applicable regulations governing the protection of personal data for the sole purpose of initiating or managing contracts and maintaining our own legitimate business interests in terms of consulting and supporting or our customers and interests.

Declaration of consent

By using our websites and the services contained therein, you express your consent to allow us to store the personal data that you voluntarily supplied and process and use it in accordance with this privacy policy.

You can cancel permission for future use of your data, which is voluntary and restricted to the intended purpose, at any time. If you wish to exercise your rights in this respect, you only need to contact the data protection representative. No special form or similar is required.

Right to information / Public directory of procedures

Upon request, in compliance with current legislation, we will inform you in writing whether any of your personal data are stored with us. If so, we will also inform you of the nature of this data.

According to §§ 34 and 6b of the Federal Data Protection Act, you have the unrestricted right to request information concerning your personal data stored by our system free of charge, and according to § 35 of the Federal Data Protection Act, you also have the right to have prohibited data deleted or blocked and have incorrect data corrected.

Upon request, we will gladly provide with you written notification concerning whether and which of your personal data we have stored. If possible, we will take suitable measures to update or correct data, on short notice, that has been stored by our system. In these cases, please contact our data protection representative.

We have consolidated the information in our public directory of procedures according to § 4e of the Federal Data Protection Act.

Security

DMT implements technical and organisational security measures according to § 9 of the Federal Data Protection Act to safeguard your data that we process, use and manage against inadvertent or deliberate manipulation, loss, or destruction and against access by unauthorised persons. Our security measures are continuously improved in line with technological progress. DMT only stores data protection relevant information on secured systems located in Germany. Only few authorised persons and persons committed to streamlined data protection, who are involved in the technical, administrative, or editorial supervision of data, can access this data.

Transfer to third parties

The processing and use of your personal data for consultation, advertisement, and market research purposes requires your expressed permission. Your data will not be sold, leased, or in any other way be made available to third parties. Personal data is only forwarded to state facilities and authorities within the scope of mandatory national statutory provisions.

Cookies and website tracking

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 transferred 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 Add-on (http://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout?hl=en) for your current web browser.

As an alternative to the browser add-on, especially for browsers and mobile terminal devices, you may prevent Google Analytics from collecting data by clicking the following link: Disable Google Analytics. An opt-out cookie will be set which prevents future collection of your data when visiting this website. The opt-out cookie only works in this browser and only for our website and will be stored on your device. If you delete the cookies in this browser, you have to set the opt-out cookie again.

We will continue using Google Analytics to analyse data from DoubleClick cookies and AdWords for statistical purposes. If you object to this, you can disable the function using the ads preferences manager http://www.google.com/settings/ads/onweb/?hl=en

SalesViewer Technology compliance: We have implemented SalesViewer® technology, owned by SalesViewer® GmbH, to gather and store data for research, marketing and optimization purposes. This data allows creating user profiles under fictitious names. Tracking scripts are being applied to help generate simple company information. This information can neither be used to personally identify a visitor of the website without his/her explicit permission, nor can personal information be associated with his/her fictitious name. Generating and storing information can be denied at any time in the future by simply logging in to https://www.salesviewer.com/opt-out . This way an opt-out-cookie for this particular website will be implemented on your device. In case you are deleting cookies in this browser you must click the above link again.

Statistical information

To keep our website up-to-date and create the requirements with the user in mind, we collect statistical information, e.g. the number of visitors to each individual website. The following are recorded:

  • Computer and browser type used,
  • Internet provider,
  • Access date and time, in addition to
  • Calculation data

This information is used exclusively for internal purposes and is not related to persons.

Usage-/access data

If, in order to improve an individual range of products and our services, we use your usage data from your visit to our website and want to consolidate it with your customer data, we will obtain your express permission to do so through Internet dialogue. If you do not wish to grant your permission, you can continue, cancel, or end every dialogue without being monitored.

Access data may be stored if a file from our download services is requested. Each data record requested comprises:

  • the page from which the file was requested,
  • the name of the file,
  • date and time of the request,
  • the data quantity transferred,
  • he access status (file transferred, file not found etc.) and
  • type of browser used

The data saved is evaluated purely for statistical purposes and is not related to persons.

Furthermore, we also issue cookies. A cookie is a small file that is stored on your computer once you visit a website. If you visit the website again, the cookie indicates that it is a repeat visit. The cookie only contains a unique number. The cookie does not contain any personal information. The cookie is not intended to identify you on third party websites, including the website of the analysis provider.

You can configure your browser so that it always rejects cookies or informs you in advance if a cookie is stored. You will find more information on this in the operating instructions of your internet browser.

We do not use IP addresses or cookies to personally identify you.

We use the web analysis system with the goal of increasing our website's efficiency.

Use of Google Maps

This website makes use of Google Maps to show maps and directions for travel.

Google Maps is operated by Google Inc., 1600 Amphitheatre Parkway, Mountain View, CA 94043, USA.

With the use of this website, you automatically accept the collection, processing and use of data that is collected automatically or is entered by yourself by Google, its representatives or third-party suppliers.
The conditions of use for Google Maps can be found at Google Maps/Earth Terms of Service.

More detailed information can be found in the data protection center of google.de: Transparency and Choice and Privacy Policy.

Foreign language pages

In so far as parts of this website are offered in languages other than German, this only constitutes a service for employees, clients and other stakeholders in DMT who do not speak the German language.

Data protection representative

If you have any questions concerning the processing of your personal data, you can contact our representatives for data protection directly; they can also help you with information requests, applications, or complaints:

Data protection representative
Berthold Weghaus
TÜV NORD AG (Business centre in Essen)
Am Technologiepark 1
45307 Essen
Telephone: +49 201 825-2165
bweghaustuev-nord.LÖSCHEN.de

Date of the public directory of procedures: 01.01.2016
Person responsible for the contents of the public directory of procedures:
The company representative for data protection of TÜV NORD AG