1. DATA PROTECTION AT A GLANCE
The following information provides a simple overview of what happens to your personal data when you visit this website. Personal data include all data which can be used to personally identify you. Detailed information on the subject of data protection can be found in our Privacy Statement below this text.
DATA COLLECTION ON THIS WEBSITE
Who is responsible for data collection on this website?
Data processing on this website is carried out by the website operator. You can find their contact details in the section “Information about the Controller” in this Privacy Statement.
How do we collect your data?
In the first instance, your data are collected when you provide them to us. For example, this can include data entered on a contact form.
Other data are recorded by our IT systems automatically or with your consent when you visit the website. This relates mainly to technical data (e.g. internet browser, operating system or the time at which the page was viewed). These data are collected automatically as soon as you access this website.
What do we use your data for?
Some data are collected to ensure that the website is error-free. Other data may be used to analyse your user behaviour.
What rights do you have with regard to your data?
You have the right to receive information about the origin, recipient and purpose of your stored personal data free of charge at any time. You also have the right to request the correction or erasure of these data. If you have given your consent to data processing, you can revoke this consent at any time. You also have the right to request that the processing of your personal data be restricted under certain circumstances. You also have the right to lodge a complaint with the relevant supervisory authority.
You can contact us at any time if you have any further questions about data protection.
2. HOSTING AND CONTENT DELIVERY NETWORKS (CDN)
This website is hosted by an external service provider (host). The personal data recorded on this website are stored on the host’s servers. These can primarily include IP addresses, contact requests, meta and communication data, contract data, contact details, names, website accesses and other data generated via a website.
The host is used for the purpose of fulfilling the contract with our potential and existing customers (Art. 6(1)(b) GDPR) and in the interests of secure, fast and efficient provision of our online services by a professional provider (Art. 6(1)(f) GDPR).
Our host will process your data only to the extent necessary to fulfil its performance obligations and will follow our instructions regarding these data.
We use the following host:
1&1 IONOS SE
Elgendorfer Str. 57
3. GENERAL NOTES AND MANDATORY INFORMATION
The operators of this website take the protection of your personal information very seriously. We treat your personal information confidentially and in accordance with the legal data protection regulations and this Privacy Statement.
When you use this website, we will collect various pieces of personal data. Personal data are data which can be used to personally identify you. This Privacy Statement explains what data we collect and what we use them for. It also explains how and for what purpose this is done.
We would like to make you aware that sending data over the internet (e.g. when communicating by email) may be subject to security breaches. It is not possible to completely protect your data from third-party access.
INFORMATION ABOUT THE CONTROLLER
The data controller on this website is:
AURORA Lichtwerke GmbH
Phone: + 49 8421 6090
The data controller is the natural or legal person who decides either alone or with others about the purposes and means of processing personal data (e.g. names, contact details and the like).
Unless a specific storage period is specified in this Privacy Statement, we will keep your personal data until the purpose for data processing no longer applies. If you make a legitimate request for erasure or revoke your consent to data processing, your data will be deleted unless we have any other legally permissible reasons for storing your personal data (e.g. tax or commercial retention periods); in the latter case, the data will be erased once these reasons no longer apply.
REVOKING YOUR CONSENT TO DATA PROCESSING
Many data processing procedures are only possible with your explicit consent. You can revoke your consent at any time. The legality of the data processing that has been carried out up to the point that you revoke your consent remains unaffected by the revocation.
RIGHT TO OBJECT TO DATA COLLECTION IN SPECIAL CASES AND AGAINST DIRECT ADVERTISING (ART. 21 GDPR)
IF DATA PROCESSING OCCURS ON THE BASIS OF ART. 6(1)(e) or (F) GDPR, YOU HAVE THE RIGHT AT ANY TIME TO OBJECT TO THE PROCESSING OF YOUR PERSONAL DATA FOR REASONS ARISING FROM YOUR PARTICULAR SITUATION; THIS ALSO APPLIES TO PROFILING BASED ON THESE PROVISIONS. THE RELEVANT LEGAL BASIS ON WHICH PROCESSING IS REQUIRED, CAN BE FOUND IN THIS PRIVACY STATEMENT. IF YOU OBJECT, WE WILL NO LONGER PROCESS YOUR AFFECTED PERSONAL DATA, UNLESS WE CAN PROVE COMPELLING REASONS FOR THE PROCESSING THAT OUTWEIGH YOUR INTERESTS, RIGHTS AND FREEDOMS OR UNLESS THE PROCESSING SERVES TO ASSIST, EXERCISE OR DEFEND LEGAL CLAIMS (OBJECTION ACCORDING TO ART. 21(1) GDPR).
IF YOUR PERSONAL DATA ARE PROCESSED IN ORDER TO PROVIDE DIRECT ADVERTISING, THEN YOU HAVE THE RIGHT TO SUBMIT AN OBJECTION TO THE PROCESSING OF ANY PERSONAL DATA RELEVANT TO YOU FOR THE PURPOSE OF SUCH ADVERTISING; THIS ALSO APPLIES TO PROFILING IF THIS IS CONNECTED WITH SUCH DIRECT ADVERTISING. IF YOU OBJECT, YOUR PERSONAL DATA WILL NO LONGER BE USED FOR THE PURPOSE OF DIRECT ADVERTISING (OBJECTION ACCORDING TO ART. 21(2) GDPR).
RIGHT TO COMPLAIN TO THE RELEVANT SUPERVISORY AUTHORITY
In the event of GDPR infringements, the data subjects have the right to lodge a complaint with a supervisory authority, in particular in the member state of their habitual residence, their place of work or the place of the alleged infringement. The right to lodge a complaint exists without prejudice to other administrative or judicial remedies.
RIGHT TO DATA PORTABILITY
You are entitled to have the data that we have automatically processed based on your consent or in fulfilment of a contract provided to you or a third party in a common, machine-readable format. If you request the data to be directly transmitted to another responsible party, this shall only be done as far as is technically feasible.
SSL or TLS ENCRYPTION
This site uses SSL or TLS encryption for security reasons and to protect the transmission of confidential content, such as the orders or inquiries you send to us as the site operator. You can recognise an encrypted connection when the browser’s address line changes from “http://” to “https://” and you can see the padlock icon in your browser’s address bar.
If the SSL or TLS encryption is activated, the data you transfer to us cannot be read by third parties.
INFORMATION, ERASURE AND CORRECTION
Within the framework of the applicable statutory provisions, you have the right to information about the data we have stored about you, their origin and recipients and the purpose of the data processing and where applicable a right to the correction or erasure of these data. You can contact us at any time if you have any further questions about personal data.
RIGHT TO RESTRICTION OF PROCESSING
You have the right to request that the processing of your personal data be restricted. You can contact us at any time for this purpose. The right to restriction of processing exists in the following cases:
- Wf you dispute the accuracy of your personal data stored by us; we usually need time to check this. For the duration of this check, you have the right to request that the processing of your personal data be restricted.
- If the processing of your personal data occurred/is occurring unlawfully, you can request restriction of the data processing instead of erasure.
- If we no longer need your personal data, but you need them to exercise, defend or assert legal claims, you have the right to request that the processing of your personal data be restricted instead of deleted..
- If you have lodged an objection in accordance with Art. 21(1) GDPR, a balance must be made between your and our interests. As long as it is not yet clear whose interests prevail, you have the right to request that the processing of your personal data be restricted.
If you have restricted the processing of your personal data, these data – apart from their storage – may only be processed with your consent or to establish, exercise or defend legal claims or protect the rights of another natural or legal person, or for reasons of important public interest of the European Union or a member state.
4. DATA COLLECTION ON THIS WEBSITE
Our internet pages use so-called “cookies”. Cookies are small text files and do not cause any damage to your device. They are store on your device either temporarily for the duration of a session (session cookies) or permanently (permanent cookies). Session cookies are automatically deleted after your visit. Permanent cookies remain stored on your device until you delete them yourself or your web browser automatically deletes them.
In some cases, cookies from third-party companies can also be stored on your device when you enter our website (third-party cookies). These enable us or you to use certain third-party services (e.g. cookies for processing payment services).
Cookies have different functions. Some cookies are technically necessary because certain website functions would not work without them (e.g. the shopping cart function or video display). Other cookies are used to evaluate user behaviour or to display advertising.
Cookies that are required to carry out the electronic communication process (necessary cookies) or to provide certain functions you want (functional cookies, e.g. for the shopping cart function) or to optimise the website (e.g. cookies for measuring the web audience) are stored on the basis of Art. 6(1)(f) GDPR, unless a different legal basis is given. The website operator has a legitimate interest in storing cookies to provide technically faultless and optimised provision of its services. If consent to the storage of cookies has been requested, the relevant cookies will be stored exclusively on the basis of this consent (Art. 6(1)(a) GDPR); this consent can be revoked at any time.
You can set your browser so that you are informed of any cookies being placed on your computer and so that you only allow cookies in individual cases, so that you can exclude the acceptance of cookies for certain cases or in general, and can activate automatic deletion of cookies when you close the browser. If cookies are deactivated, the functionality of this website may be restricted.
Insofar as cookies are used by third-party companies or for analytical purposes, we will inform you of this separately in the context of this Privacy Statement and, if necessary, request your consent.Change settings
5. PLUGINS AND TOOLS
GOOGLE WEB FONTS (LOCAL HOSTING)
This page uses so-called web fonts, which are provided by Google, to ensure fonts are displayed uniformly. Google Fonts are installed locally. No connection is made to Google servers.
Further information on Google Web Fonts can be found at https://developers.google.com/fonts/faq and in Google’s Data Protection Statement: https://policies.google.com/privacy?hl=de.
We use the map service of OpenStreetMap (OSM). The provider is the OpenStreetMap Foundation (OSMF), 132 Maney Hill Road, Sutton Coldfield, West Midlands B72 1JU, United Kingdom.
If you visit a website into which OpenStreetMap is integrated, your IP address and other information about your behaviour on this website will be forwarded to the OSMF. OpenStreetMap may save cookies in your browser or use comparable recognition technologies.
Your location may also be recorded if you have allowed this in your device settings – e.g. on your mobile phone. The provider of this site has no influence over this data transfer. Details can be found in the Privacy Statement of OpenStreetMap under the following link: https://wiki.osmfoundation.org/wiki/Privacy_Policy.
OpenStreetMap is used to provide an appealing display of our online services and make it easy to find the places indicated by us on the website. This represents a legitimate interest within the meaning of Art. 6(1)(f) GDPR. If corresponding consent has been requested (e.g. consent to store cookies), processing takes place exclusively on the basis of Art. 6(1)(a) GDPR; consent can be revoked at any time.