Privacy Policy


Weiss AG is glad for your interest in our company and products. It is a particular concern of us to protect your Privacy by using our websites. Therefore we want to inform you about the way we collect anonymous and personal data.

Use and Transfer of Personal Data
For the use of our internet presence it is not necessary to reveal any personal data. We only store data of site-visits without reference to a person e.g. the name of your Internet Service Provider, the page from which you visit us or the name of the file you have requested. For these purposes cookies may be used which collect and store data by using pseudonyms, but do not make your person identifiable.

Weiss AG is entitled to collect, process and use your personal data about the use of our internet services, if it is necessary to enable you to make use of our service (usage data). Your personal data are not provided to third parties for any other purpose. Personal data will not be transferred to government bodies or public authorities except in order to comply with mandatory national legislation. When you register for the newsletter, your e-mail address will be used for advertising purposes with your approval until you unsubscribe the newsletter.

Right to Information
As user of the internet offer of Weiss AG you have the right to request information at any time about what personal data has been stored and for what purpose the data has been stored. The information can also be provided electronically.

Cookies
The use of cookies enables us to enlarge our internet offer and to optimise the quality of user guidance for the benefit of our users. When you access our website it is possible that data are saved on your computer. However, you can deactivate this function on your computer by making the appropriate browser settings. However, this could lead to a limitation of the range of functions of our internet offer.

Security Advice:
In order to protect your personal data, Weiss AG takes necessary precaution and appropriate physical, technical and organizational safety measure to prevent access by third parties.

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 . 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. Google may also transfer this information to third parties where required to do so by law, or where such third parties process the information on Google's behalf. 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. By using this website, you consent to the processing of data about you by Google in the manner and for the purposes set out above.


Google Analytics Addendum

This website uses Google Analytics, a web analytics service provided by Google, Inc. (“Google”). Google Analytics uses “cookies”, which are text files saved on your computer, to help the website analyze how you use the site. The information generated by the cookie about your use of the website will be transmitted to and stored by Google on servers in the United States. If this website anonymizes IP addresses, your IP address will be truncated by Google within a EU member state or other EEA state before being transmitted to the US. Only in exceptional situations will your full IP address be transmitted to Google servers in the United States and truncated there. 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. 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. By using this website, you consent to the processing of data about you by Google in the manner and for the purposes set out above. You can also prevent Google from collecting information (including your IP address) via cookies and processing this information by downloading this browser plugin and installing it: http://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout

You can prevent data collection via Google Analytics by clicking here. An "Opt-out Cookie" shall then be applied to your website which shall prevent any future collection of your data when visiting this website.

Further information concerning the terms and conditions of use and data privacy can be found at the Google Analytics Terms of Service or at the Google Analytics Privacy Overview. Please note that on this website, Google Analytics is supplemented by "gat._anonymizeIp();" to ensure anonymized collection of IP addresses (IP masking).


reCAPTCHA

We use the reCAPTCHA service provided by Google Inc. (Google) to protect your submissions via internet submission forms on this site. This plugin checks if you are a person in order to prevent certain website functions from being (ab)used by spam bots (particularly comments). This plugin query includes the sending of the IP address and possibly other data required by Google for the Google reCAPTCHA service. For this purpose your input will be communicated to and used by Google. However, your IP address is previously truncated by Google within member states of the European Union or in other states which are party to the agreement on the European Economic Area and is, as such, anonymized. Only in exceptional cases is a full IP address transmitted to a Google server in the United States and truncated there. On behalf of the operator of this website, Google will use this information to evaluate your use of this service. The IP address provided by reCaptcha from your browser shall not be merged with any other data from Google.
This data collection is subject to the data protection regulations of Google (Google Inc.). For more information about Google's privacy policy, please visit: https://www.google.com/intl/en/policies/privacy/
By using the reCAPTCHA service, you consent to the processing of data about you by Google in the manner and for the purposes set out above.