Privacy policy

Thank you for visiting our website. Please take a moment to familiarise yourself with our online data protection principles.

Protecting your privacy is of the utmost importance to ECON TEL GmbH.We therefore comply with data protection legislation as a matter of course. Moreover, it matters to us that you always know when we store your data and how we use it.

Generally speaking, it is possible to use our website without providing any personal data. If you use our website for purely informative purposes and do not register or enter your data into any online forms, we will only store the data that your browser transfers to us for technical reasons. This includes, for example, your IP address.

Insofar as personal data (e.g. name, address or email addresses) is collected on our website too, this is done on a voluntary basis wherever possible. This data will not be passed on to third parties without your express consent.

German Data Protection and Telemedia Acts
According to Art. 12, 13 of the GDPR and other regulations, you have the following rights regarding information and data protection:

  • to obtain free disclosure on the data we hold about you and how we use it
  • under certain conditions, you are also unconditionally entitled to have this data processed, corrected, blocked or even deleted. Furthermore, you can object to the use and transfer of your personal data for the future, or request to have this data transferred,
  • to revoke consent previously granted for the collection, processing and use of your personal data for the future without stating reasons.

If you have any questions about this or other issues regarding personal data, you can contact us at any time using the following address:

ECON TEL GmbH
Münsterstraße 111
48155 Münster
Datenschutzbeauftragter Dirk Grass
d.grass@econ-tel.de

Cookies
Our web pages sometimes use cookies. Cookies do not inflict any damage on your computer and do not contain any viruses. They simply help us make our website more user-friendly, effective and secure. Cookies are small text files that are stored on your computer and saved by your browser. The majority of cookies we use are session cookies, which are automatically deleted at the end of your visit. You can delete cookies manually at any time via your browser’s security settings. Cookies enable us to recognise your browser on your next visit. You can set your browser to inform you about the placement of cookies and to only allow cookies on a case-by-case basis, to refuse cookies in certain circumstances or altogether, or to automatically delete cookies when the browser is closed. If cookies are disabled, you may not be able to use the full functionality of this website.

Analysedienste
This website uses Google Analytics, a web analysis service provided by Google, Inc. (“Google”). The statistics produced by this service are used to analyse and improve the use of our website. Google Analytics uses “cookies”, which are text files saved on your computer. They help analyse how you use the site. The information generated by cookies concerning your use of this website will normally be transmitted to a Google server in the USA and saved there. If you activate IP address anonymisation for this website, your IP address will be shortened by Google within the Member States of the European Union or in other states party to the Agreement on the European Economic Area. Only in exceptional circumstances will your entire IP address be transmitted to Google in the USA and shortened there. In these circumstances, Google is subject to the EU-US Privacy Shield Agreement. On behalf of the operator of this website, Google will use this information to analyse your use of the website, create reports on website activities and to perform other services for the website operator concerning website and internet usage. Art. 6 I p.1 lit. f) of the GDPR provides the legal basis for this. The IP address of your browser transmitted via Google Analytics will not appear in conjunction with any other data held by Google.
You can also prevent the data created by the cookies related to your website usage (including your IP address) from being stored or processed by Google by downloading and installing the browser plugin available via the following link.
Furthermore, you can prevent Google Analytics from recording your data by clicking on the following link. This then sets an opt-out cookie which prevents your data from being recorded when you visit this website in the future:

Disable Google Analytics
You can find more information about our terms of use and data protection here and here.Please note that on this website, Google Analytics has been customised using the code ‘anonymizeIp’ to allow anonymised capture of IP addresses (IP masking). We have signed an agreement with Google on ODP and comply fully with the strict guidelines set by the German Data Protection Authority on using Google Analytics.
Disable Google Analytics

Data administration
We will rectify and complete any saved data as soon as we become aware of any changes. If necessary, we will also inform the data recipient. Stored data is deleted via an automatic process once the legal or contractual retention period has expired, or if the data is no longer needed.

Security
If you are asked to enter personal data when opening pages and files on this website, please note that this transmission will be carried out securely via the internet using SSL encryption. Consequently, this data privacy statement does not apply to any websites accessed via links. We accept no responsibility for such sites.

Data privacy officer
If you have any questions or comments related to data privacy or wish to object to the use of your personal data for advertising, market research or opinion polling purposes, please write to our Data Protection Officer: Dirk Grass, d.grass@econ-tel.de

Contact forms
When filling in an electronic contact form you provide personal details which are requested on this form. These details generally include name, address, email, (mobile) telephone number as well as date and time of contact. This data will only be used internally and for the reason stated on the contact form

This data privacy statement applies to all websites under the following URLS:
www.econ-tel.de