1. Name and contact details of the person responsible for processing and the company Data Protection Officer
This data protection information applies to data processing by:
Controller: RIGK GmbH, Friedrichstr. 6, 65185 Wiesbaden. Statutory representative: Markus Dambeck,
Tel: Tel. +49 611 308600-0 · Fax +49 611 308600-30; Email firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Data Protection Officer of RIGK GmbH can be contacted at the following address:
RIGK GmbH, -Datenschutzbeauftragter -, Friedrichstr. 6, 65185 Wiesbaden, Email: Datenschutzbeauftragter@rigk.de.
2. Collection and storage of personal data and type and purpose of use
a) When you visit our website
When you access our website www.rigk.de, the browser used on your end device automatically sends information to our website’s server. This information is saved temporarily in a log file. The following information is collected and saved until the next automatic erasure:
We use the aforementioned data for the following purposes:
b) When you sign up for our newsletter
Where you explicitly give your permission in accordance with Art. 6 Para. 1 Clause 1 lit. a GDPR, we use your email address to regularly send you our newsletter. Provision of an email address is sufficient for receiving the newsletter.
We pass on data that is necessary for sending the newsletter and for unsubscribing to external service providers with whom we have an order processing contract.
You can unsubscribe from the newsletter at any time, for example using the link at the end of each newsletter. Alternatively, you can send a request to unsubscribe via email to email@example.com at any time.
3. Data disclosure
Your personal data will not be transmitted to third parties for any purpose other than the purposes listed below.
We only disclose your personal data to third parties in the following cases:
The cookie stores information gathered in relation to the specific device used. However, this does not mean that we are directly aware of your identity.
Using cookies helps to make it easier and more pleasant for you to use our website. We use session cookies, for example, to detect that you have visited individual pages on our website before. They are automatically deleted when you leave our website.
To optimise user-friendliness even more, we also use temporary cookies that are saved on your device for a defined period of time. If you visit our website again to use our services, these cookies automatically detect that you have visited us before and remember the entries and settings you made, so that you do not have to do it again.
The data processed by cookies is required for the purposes stated in order to protect our vital interests and those of third parties in accordance with Art. 6 Para. 1 Clause 1 lit. f GDPR.
Most browsers accept cookies automatically. However, you can configure your browser to prevent any cookies from being saved on your computer or to always show notification before a new cookie is created. Deactivating cookies completely may prevent you from using some functions of our website.
5. Analysis tools
The tracking measures listed below and conducted by us are conducted based on Art. 6 Para. 1 Clause 1 lit. f GDPR. By using these tracking measures, we hope to ensure that our website is designed according to needs and continuously optimised. We also use the tracking measures to gather statistical data on the use of our website and analyse it in order to optimise our services for you. These interests are seen as vital under the aforementioned provision.
See the relevant tracking tool for the purposes of data processing and the data categories.
i) Google Analytics
is usually transmitted to a Google server within the EU or European Economic Area and saved there. However, saving in the USA cannot be ruled out. The information is used to analyse use of the website, compile reports on website activity and provide further services in connection with the use of the website and the internet for the purposes of market research and demand-based structure of this website. The information may also be transmitted to third parties where this is required by law or such third parties process it on our behalf. Google will never connect your IP address with other data. The IP addresses are anonymised so that they cannot be attributed (IP masking).
You can prevent the installation of cookies by making the relevant settings in your browser software. However, please note that this may mean that some functions of this website do not work in full.
You can also prevent the data on your use of the website generated by the cookie (incl. your IP address) from being collected and from being processed by Google by downloading and installing a browser add-on.
As an alternative to the browser add-on, especially for browsers on mobile devices, you can prevent collection by Google Analytics by clicking this link. This places an opt-out cookie that prevents your data being collected when you visit this website in future. The opt-out cookie applies only for this browser and only for our website, and is stored on your device. If you delete the cookies in this browser, you need to reset the opt-out cookie.
You can find more information on data protection in connection with Google Analytics in the Google Analytics Help, for example.
6. Social media links and plug-ins
Based on Art. 6 Para. 1 Clause 1 lit. f GDPR, we use links to the social networks YouTube and LinkedIn on our website in order to raise the profile of our company. The advertising purpose of this is considered a vital interest under the GDPR. The provider in each case is responsible for guaranteeing operation that complies with data protection. YouTube videos are embedded using a plug-in. In order to protect the data of visitors to our website, we integrate this plug-in under the enhanced data protection mode via YouTube-nocookie.com/embedded.
Our website provides a link to the LinkedIn network provided by LinkedIn Corporation, 2029 Stierlin Court, Mountain View, CA 94043, USA.
Each of the links to LinkedIn creates a connection to LinkedIn servers. LinkedIn receives notification that you have visited our website with your IP address. If you click the LinkedIn “Recommend” button while you are logged in to your LinkedIn account, LinkedIn can attribute your visit to our website to you and your user account. Please note that, as the website provider, we are not aware of the content of the data transmitted or its use by LinkedIn.
b) You Tube
7. Rights of persons affected
8. Right of objection
Where your personal data is processed based on vital interests in accordance with Art. 6 Para. 1 Clause 1 lit. f GDPR, you have the right in accordance with Art. 21 GDPR to object to the processing of your personal data on grounds relating to your particular situation or where the objection is to direct marketing. In the latter case, you have a general right to objection, which we shall implement without specification of a particular situation.
If you would like to exercise your right of objection or withdrawal, an email to info(at)rigk.de is sufficient.
9. Data security
During your visit to our website, we use the common SSL (secure socket layer) process combined with the highest level of encryption your browser supports. This is usually 256-bit encryption. If your browser does not support 256-bit encryption, we use 128-bit v3 technology instead. You can see whether a particular page of our website is transmitted in encrypted form by the closed key or padlock icon in the lower status bar of your browser.
We also use appropriate technical and organisational security measures to protect your data against accidental or deliberate manipulation, partial or total loss, destruction or unauthorised access by third parties. Our security measures are continuously improved in line with technological progress.