The following information provide a simple overview about how your personal data are used when you visit our website. Personal data are all those data with which you can be personally identified.
Data collection on our website
The operator of the website is responsible for the data processing on this website. You can find his contact details in the imprint of this website.
How do we collect your data?
Your data are collected when you provide these to us. For example, these can be data which you enter in a contact form.
Other data are collected automatically via our IT systems when you visit the website. These are mainly technical data (e.g. internet browser, operating system or time of the visit to the website). These data are collected automatically as soon as you access our website.
For which purposes do we use your data?
A part of the data is collected in order to ensure a faultless provision of the website. Other data can be used for the analysis of your user behaviour.
Which are your rights concerning your data?
You have the right to receive information on the origin, recipient and purpose of your stored personal data at any time free of charge. Furthermore, you have the right to demand the correction, blocking or deletion of these data. You can contact us at any time under the address indicated in the imprint if you have questions regarding this or regarding other issues concerning data protection. Furthermore, you have a right of appeal to the competent supervisory authority.
General information and mandatory information
We take the protection of your personal data very seriously. We treat your personal data confidentially and in accordance with the legal data protection regulations as well as in accordance with this data protection declaration.
Various personal data are collected when you use this website. Personal data are all those data with which you can be personally identified. The present data protection declaration explains the types of data we collect and the purposes for which we use these data. It also explains the way and objective of this data collection and processing.
We would like to point out that the data transmission on the internet (e.g. communication via e-mail) may have security gaps. It is not possible to protect the data completely against access by third parties.
Information about the responsible authority
The responsible authority for the data processing on this website is:
Rudi Knopp Maschinen GmbH
Phone: +49 (0) 7452-91995-0
The responsible authority is a natural or legal person, who alone or jointly with others determines the purposes and means of the processing of personal data (e.g. names, e-mail addresses and the like).
Revocation of your consent to data processing
Many data processing operations are only possible with your express consent. You can revoke an already given consent at any time. A formless e-mail to us is sufficient for this purpose. The legality of the data processing prior to the revocation shall remain unaffected by the revocation.
Right of appeal to the competent supervisory authority
In case of breaches of data protection laws, the affected person has a right of appeal to the competent supervisory authority. The competent supervisory authority for data protection issues is
The state data protection officer for data protection
and freedom of information Baden-Württemberg
Phone: +49 (0) 711 -615541-0
Fax: +49 (0) 711-615541-15
Right to data portability
You have the right to demand the transfer of the data, which we process automatically on the basis of your consent or for the performance of a contract, in a common, machine-readable format to yourself or to a third party. If you demand the direct transfer of the data to another responsible authority, this will only take place to the extent this is technically possible.
SSL resp. TLS encryption
This website uses an SSL resp. TLS encryption for security reasons and for the protection of the transfer of confidential contents, such as orders or requests, which you send to us as the operator of the website. You can recognise that a connection is encrypted by the fact that the address line of the browser changes from“http://”to“https://”and by the lock symbol in your browser line. If the SSL resp. TSL encryption is activated, the data which you transfer to us are transferred to our website in an encrypted way.
Information, blocking, deletion
Within the framework of applicable legal provisions, you have the right to receive information about your stored personal data, their origin and recipient and the purpose of the data processing at any time free of charge. You have a right of correction, blocking or deletion of these data. You can contact us at any time if you have questions regarding this or regarding other issues concerning personal data.
Our objection to receiving e-mails used for advertising purposes
We hereby expressly object to the use of contact details, which have been published in accordance with the editorial requirements, for the transmission of not expressly requested advertising and information material. We expressly reserve the right to take legal actions in case of unrequested receipt of advertising materials including spam mails.
Data collection on our website
The websites partially use so-called cookies. Cookies do not damage your computer and do not contain viruses. Cookies are used for making our internet presence more user-friendly, more efficient and safer. Cookies are small text files, which are stored on your computer and which are stored by your browser.
The majority of the cookies used by us are so-called “session cookies”. These are deleted automatically after your visit. Other cookies remain stored on your terminal device until you delete them. These cookies allow us to recognise your browser the next time you visit this website.
You can change the settings of your browser so that you are informed about the placement of cookies, only allow cookies in individual cases and exclude the acceptance of cookies for specific cases or in general. You have the possibility to activate the automatic deletion of the cookies upon closing the browser. If the cookies are deactivated, the functions of this website may be limited.
Cookies, which are necessary for the implementation of the electronic communication process or for the provision of specific functions requested by you (e.g. shopping cart function), are stored on the basis of art. 6 par. 1(f) GDPR. We have a legitimate interest in the storage of cookies for the technically smooth and optimised provision of our services. If other cookies (e.g. cookies for the analysis of your surfing behaviour), these are treated separately in this data protection declaration.
The provider of the website automatically collects and stores information in so-called server logfiles, which are transferred automatically from your browser to us. These include the following:
– browser type and browser version
– used operating system
– referrer URL
– hostname of the accessing computer
– time of the server request
– IP address
These data are not combined with other data sources.
The basis for the data processing is art. 6 par. 1(b) GDPR, which permits the processing of data for the performance of a contract or precontractual measures.
Our contact form
If you send us requests, your information from the request form including the contact details provided by you will be stored for the purpose of processing your request and for possible follow-up questions. We will not transfer these data to third parties without your consent. Thus, your provided data are processed exclusively on the basis of your consent (art. 6 par. 1(a) GDPR). You can revoke this consent at any time. A formless e-mail to us is sufficient for this purpose. The legality of the data processing operations prior to the revocation shall remain unaffected by the revocation. The data provided by you will remain with us until you ask us to delete them, you revoke your consent to the storage or the purpose of the data storage does no longer exist (e.g. after the completed processing of your request). Mandatory legal provisions – particularly retention periods – shall remain unaffected.
Processing of data (customer and contract data)
We only collect, process and use personal data to the extent these data are necessary for the establishment, content-related form or modification of the legal relationship (continuance data). This takes place on the basis of art. 6 par. 1(b) GDPR, which permits the processing for the performance of a contract or precontractual measures. We only collect, process and use personal data concerning the use of our websites (usage data) to the extent this is necessary in order to enable the user to use or be invoiced for our services. The collected customer data will be deleted after the completion of the contract or after the termination of the business relationship. Legal retention periods shall remain unaffected.
Data transfer upon conclusion of the contract manufacturer, distributors and dispatch of goods
We only transfer personal data to third parties, if this is necessary in the course of contract processing, for example to the companies entrusted with the delivery of the goods or to the credit institution commissioned with the payment processing. No further transfer of the data takes place unless you have expressly approved such a transfer. The data will not be transferred to third parties without your express consent, for example for advertising purposes. The basis of the data processing is art. 6 par. 1(b) GDPR, which permits the processing for the performance of a contract or precontractual measures.
Contract data processing by the responsible authority and by third parties
We only process your personal data for the purposes mentioned in this data protection declaration. Your personal data will not be transferred to third parties for other purposes than those mentioned in this data protection declaration. We only transfer your personal data to third parties if:
– you have given your express consent to this,
– the processing is necessary for the performance of a contract with you,
– the processing is necessary for the compliance with legal obligations,
– the processing is necessary for safeguarding legitimate interests and if there is no reason to assume that you have an overriding legitimate interest in the non-disclosure of your data.
Analytical tools and advertisement
We do not use analytical tools on this website at the moment.
Plugins and tools Google web fonts
Some of our pages use web fonts provided by Google for a uniform presentation of fonts. When you access these pages, your browser loads the necessary web fonts to your browser cache in order to display texts and fonts correctly.
The browser used by you has to establish a contact to the servers operated by Google for this purpose. In this way, Google learns that our website was accessed via your IP address. We use Google web fonts for a uniform and appealing presentation of our online presence. This is a legitimate interest in terms of art. 6 par. 1(f) GDPR. If your browser does not support web fonts, a standard font from your computer will be used.
For more information on Google web fonts, please refer to https://developers.google.com/fonts/faqand to Google´s data protection declaration: https://www.google.com/policies/privacy/.
This website uses Google Maps API in order to present geographical information visually. When you use Google Maps, Google also collects, processes and uses data about the use of the map functions by the visitors. For more information on the data processing by Google, please refer to the Google data protection information. You can also change your data protection settings there in the data protection centre.
You can find detailed instructions regarding the management of your own data in connection with Google products here.
We embedded YouTube videos on some of our websites. The operator of the corresponding plugins is the company YouTube, LLC, 901 Cherry Ave., San Bruno, CA 94066, USA. If you visit a page with the YouTube plugin, a connection is established to the servers operated by YouTube. In the process, YouTube is informed about which pages you are visiting. If you are logged in to your YouTube account, YouTube can personally assign your surf behaviour to you. You can prevent this by logging out from your YouTube account.
Anyone who deactivated the storage of cookies for the Google ad programme, does also not have to anticipate such cookies when watching YouTube videos. YouTube, however, also stores non-personal usage information in other cookies. If you want to prevent this, you have to block the storage of cookies in the browser.
For more information on data protection at “YouTube” please refer to the provider´s data protection declaration under: https://www.google.de/intl/de/policies/privacy/
Changes to our data protection regulations
We reserve the right to adjust this data protection declaration so that it always corresponds to the applicable legal requirements or in order to realise modifications of our services in the data protection declaration, e.g. in case of the introduction of new services. The new data protection declaration will then apply for your next visit.