1. Privacy Policy

General Information

The following information provides a simple overview of what happens to your personal data when you visit our website. Personal information is all data with which you can be identified. Detailed information on the topic data protection can be found in our data protection declaration below.

Data collection on our Website

Who is responsible for the data collection on our website?

The data processing on this website is carried out by the website owner themselves. You can find their contact details in the imprint of this website.

What is the use of your data?

A part of the data is collected to provide an error-free website. Other data can be used to analyze your consumer behavior.

What are your rights in relation 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 have also the right to demand the correction, blocking or deletion of this data. You can contact us at any time at the address given in the imprint if you have any further questions about data protection. Furthermore you have the right to lodge a complaint with the competent supervisory authority.

Analyzing-tools and tools of third parties

When you visit our website, your surfing bbehavior can be  statistically evaluated. This is mainly done by cookies and so-called analysis programs. The analysis of your surfing behavior is made anonymously; the surfing behavior cannot be traced to you. You can veto this analysis or prevent it by the use of certain tools. Detailed information can be found below.

  1. General and obligatory information

Data protection

The owner of this website takes your data’s protection very seriously. We treat your personal data responsively und according to the data privacy policy and this data protection declaration.

When you use this website, different personal data are gathered. Personal data is data, which can be used to identify you personally. The present data protection declaration describes, which data we are gathering and for what purpose we do so. It also describes, how your personal data is collected.

We inform you that data transmission over the internet (e. g. via communication by e-mail) can have security gaps. A complete protection of your data against access by third parties is not possible.


Note on the responsible authority

The responsible authority for data collection for this website is:

K2 Automatisierungstechnik GmbH

Emscherstrasse 62

45891 Gelsenkrichen

Phone +49 (0) 2335 976 24 21

The responsible authority is the natural or legal person who, alone or cooperatively, decides on the purpose and means of processing personal data (e. g. names, e-mail addresses, etc.).

Contradiction of your permission to data processing

Many data procession procedures are only possible with you permission. You can withdraw your consent at any time. An informal e-mail to us is sufficient. The legality of the data processing carried out before the contradiction remains unaffected by the revocation.

Right of appeal to the supervisory authority

In case of violations of data protection law, the person concerned has the right of appeal to the supervisory authority. The competent supervisory authority for data protection issues is the state data protection officer of the federal state in which our company is based. A list of the data protection officer as well as their contact information can be found at the following link: https://www.bfdi.bund.de/DE/Infothek/Anschriften_Links/anschriften_links-node.html.

Right to data portability

You have the right to have data that we process automatically on the basis of your consent or in performance of a contract handed over to you or to a third party in a common, machine-readable format. If you request the direct transfer of the data to another controller, this will only be done insofar as it is technically feasible.

Information, blocking, deletion

Within the framework of the applicable legal provisions, you have the right to free information about your stored personal data, it’s origin and recipient and the purpose of data processing at any time and, if necessary, a right to correction, blocking or deletion of this data. For this purpose, as well as for further questions on the subject of personal data you can contact us at any time at the address given in the imprint.

Objection against advertising e-mails

The use of contact data published within the framework of the imprint obligation for transmission of advertising and information material not expressly requested is hereby prohibited. The owner of this website expressly reserves the right to take legal action in the event of the unsolicited transmission of advertising information, such as spam e-mails.

  1. Data collection on our website


Websites partially use so-called cookies. Cookies do not do harm to your computer or consist of computer viruses. Cookies are used to make our offering more user-friendly, effective and safer. Cookies are small text files, which are stored by your browser and filed on your computer.

Most of the cookies used by us are so-called “Session-Cookies”. They are deleted when your visit at our website has ended. Other cookies are stored on your device until they are deleted manually. These cookies allow us to recognize your browser on your next visit.

You can set your browser so that you are informed about the setting of cookies and only allow cookies in individual cases, exclude the acceptance of cookies for certain cases or in general and activate the automatic deletion of cookies when closing the browser.

Cookies that are required to carry out the electronic communication process or to provide certain functions you have requested (e. g. shopping cart function) are stored on the basis of Art. 6 (1) lit. f DSGVO. The website operator has a legitimate interest in storing cookies for the technically error-free and optimized provision of its services. Insofar other cookies (e. g. cookies for analyzing your surfing behavior) are stored, these are treated separately in the data protection declaration.

Server log Files

The provider of the website gathers and stored automatically information in so-called server log files, which your browser is automatically transmitting to us. Those are:

  • Type and version of the browser
  • Used operating system
  • Referrer URL
  • Host name of the accessing computer
  • Time of the server request
  • IP address

A combination of this data with other data sources is not made.

The basis for die data processing is Art. 6 para. 1 lit. b DSGVO, which permits the processing of data for the fulfillment of the contract or pre-contractual measures.

Contact form

If you send us requests via the contact form, your data from the request form, including the contact data you provide there, will be stored by us for the purpose of processing the request and in case of follow-up questions.

The processing of the data entered in the contact form is therefore based on exclusively on your consent (Art. 6 para. 1 lit. a DSGVO). You can revoke this consent at any time. For this purpose, an informal communication via e-mail to us is sufficient. The legality of the data processing operations carried out until the revocation remains unaffected by the revocation.

The data you enter in the contact form will remain with us until you request us to delete it, revoke your consent to store it, or the purpose for storing the data no longer applies (e. g. after we have completed processing your request). Mandatory legal provisions – in particular retention periods – remain unaffected.

  1. Plugins and tools

Google Web Fonts

This page uses so-called Web Fonts provided by Google for the uniform display of fonts. When you call up a webpage, your browser loads the required web fonts into its browser cache in order to display text and fonts correctly.

For this purpose, the browser you use must connect to Google`s servers. This enables Google to know that our website has been accessed via your IP address. The use of Google Web Fonts is in the interest of a uniform and appealing presentation of our online offers. This represents a legitimate interest within the meaning of Art. 6 (1) lit. f DSGVO.

If your web browser does not support Web Fonts, a standard font will be used by your computer.

You can find more information about Google Web Fonts at https://developers.google.com/fonts/faq an in Google`s privacy policy: https://www.google.com/policies/privacy/.

Google Maps

This page uses the map service Google Maps via an API. The provider is Google Inc., Amphitheatre Parkway, Mountain View, CA 94043, USA. To use the functionalities of Google maps it is necessary to store your IP address. This information is usually transferred to a Google server in the USA and stored there. The provider of this site has no influence on this data transmission.

The use of Google Maps is in the interest of an appealing presentation of our online offers and an easy location of places indicated by us on the website. This represents a legitimate interest within the meaning of Art. 6 para. 1 lit. f DSGVO.

More information on the handling of user data can be found in Google`s privacy policy: https://www.google.de/intl/de/policies/privacy/.

Source: www.e-recht24.de