Data Security Statement

1. DATA SECURITY ON THE WEB SITE OF OLBO-MEHLER GmbH & Co. KG

The company OLBO-MEHLER Tex GmbH & Co. KG has committed itself, with the organization of this Web Site, to comply with the applicable legal rules for the protection of personal data and data security. The purpose of the present notice is to define the conditions how OMT collects information from you, how we handle it and to whom we provide it, if necessary.

2. CONSENT OF DATA USE

By using this Web Site we learn no personal data of you (e.g. name, address, telephone number or E-Mail address) unless the data is put at our disposal voluntarily (e. g. inquiries or applications) or the appropriate legal rules about the protection of your data allows it.

3. PURPOSE

The personal data you put online at our disposal, will be collected, processed and used only for known purposes, unless the collection, process and use is – for a purpose which is in direct connection with the original purpose, for which the personal data were collected, – on account of legal obligation or official or judicial order, – to the reason or to the protection of legal claims or to the defense of illegal activities. We will not sell or market your personal data to third parties or transmit it for other reasons. No third parties, in this sense, are companies of the OLBO-MEHLER GmbH & Co. KG. Furthermore we reserve the right to transmit personal data to other companies of the international OMT network, should it be necessary, to achieve the purpose for which you have given us the data (e.g. reply to inquiries).

4. LOGGING

The visit on our Web Site will be registered. Registered are the current IP address of your computer, selected Web Sites, browser type, date and time and the operating system of your computer. The data is collected only for the purpose of data security. We will not use this, automatically generated, information for other purposes, particularly for statistic reasons.

5. DATA SAVING

We save personal data transmitted by you only as long as needed to fulfill the purpose for which you have given us the data, if you have agreed actively or as long as this is statutory.

6. SAFE COMMUNICATION

For a safe transmission of your personal data we use a so-called SSL (Secure Socket Layer). This transmission form is accepted, according to the current state of knowledge, as a safe form of data communication. Provided that a transmission without this option takes place, e.g. by E-Mail, it is not a safe transmission.

7. SECURITY

OLBO-MEHLER GmbH & Co. KG is keen to take technical and organizational preventive measures to protect your personal data against unintended or illegal deletion, change or loss and against unauthorized circulation or unauthorized accesses. Our staff is obliged accordingly to secrecy and data security.

8. COOKIES

A cookie is data file that a Web Site may send to your browser in order to safe it to your system, e. g. for the purpose of call control during the visit of a Web Site. We use Cookies only during the stay on our Web Sites. They contain pure technical information, no personal data and will be removed as soon as you leave the Web Site. You have the possibility to set your browser to either refuse Cookies or to warn you before accepting Cookies. So it is your decision whether to accept Cookies or not.

9. E-MAIL

If you indicate your E-Mail address we will communicate with you by E-Mail. A transmission to external parties of the MEP-OLBO GMBH network will not take place. However a cancellation regarding the use of E-Mail is subsequently possible at any time.

10. LINKS TO OTHER SITES

OLBO-MEHLER GmbH & Co. KG is not responsible for data security standards or contents of Web Sites that our pages have a link to.

11. CHILDREN

The Web Site of OLBO-MEHLER GmbH & Co. KG is not defined to approach children under the age of 14. Personal data of children will not consciously be collected or saved.

12. UPDATING OF THE DATA SECURITY STATEMENT

The constant technical advancement in the field of IT-technology and Internet also requires an adaptation of the existing data security statement. We therefore reserve the right to complement or change the present data security statement. The current version of this statement is dated 01.06.2006.

13. CONTACT

Should you have any questions and proposals regarding this data security statement, please contactsales@olbo-mehler.com. You may also contact this E-Mail address if you have concern to observe our rules of conduct.

14. GOOGLE ANALYTICS

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 (including your IP address) will be transmitted to and stored by Google on servers in the United States. In case of activation of the IP anonymization, Google will truncate/anonymize the last octet of the IP address for Member States of the European Union as well as for other parties to the Agreement on the European Economic Area. Only in exceptional cases, the full IP address is sent to and shortened by Google servers in the USA. On behalf of the website provider Google will use this information for the purpose of evaluating your use of the website, compiling reports on website activity for website operators and providing other services relating to website activity and internet usage to the website provider. Google will not associate your IP address 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. Furthermore you can prevent Google’s collection and use of data (cookies and IP address) by downloading and installing the browser plug-in available under https://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout?hl=en-GB.

Further information concerning the terms and conditions of use and data privacy can be found athttp://www.google.com/analytics/terms/gb.htmlor at https://www.google.de/intl/en_uk/policies/. Please note that on this website, Google Analytics code is supplemented by “gat._anonymizeIp();” to ensure an anonymized collection of IP addresses (so called IP-masking).