Data Privacy Statement of STRATEC CONTROL-SYSTEMS GmbH, Ankerstraße 73, 75203 Königsbach-Stein/Germany

The company STRATEC CONTROL-SYSTEMS GmbH takes the protection of your personal data seriously and complies with the statutory data protection regulations. Personal data is only collected to the technically required extent on this website. The collected data is neither sold nor disclosed to third parties for any other reasons.

The following Privacy Statement will provide an overview on how we guarantee this protection and which types of data are collected for which purpose.

§ 1  Name and contact data of the Controller and the Company Data Protection Officer

Controller pursuant to Art. 4(7) General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) is STRATEC CON-TROL-SYSTEMS GmbH, Ankerstraße 73, 75203 Königsbach-Stein/Germany, (+49) 72 32- 40 06- 0, Telefax (+49) 72 32- 40 06- 25, e-mail:
You can contact our Data Protection Officer, Mr. Andreas Lingenfelser, at the above address with the addition ”The Data Protection Officer“ or on the email address

§ 2  Information on the collection of personal data

(1) Below, we inform you about the collection of personal data when using our website. Personal data includes all data which can be related to you personally, e.g. name, address, e-mail addresses, user behaviour.

(2) If you contact us via e-mail or via a contact form, we will store the data provided by you (your e-mail address and, if necessary, your name and phone number) in order to answer your questions. The data that were provided in this context will be deleted by us after the storage of such data is no longer required, or, in case legal retention periods apply, we will restrict the processing of such data.

(3) If we make use of contracted service providers for individual functions of our offer or if we intend to use your data for advertising purposes, we will inform you in more detail below about the corresponding activities. We will also indicate the criteria established by us concerning the storage time.

§ 3  Your rights

You may assert the following rights towards us with regard to the personal data relating to you:

§ 4  Collection of personal data when visiting our website

(1) When you merely use the website for informational purposes, i.e. if you do not register or otherwise provide us with information, we will not collect any personal data, except for the data sent by your browser to our server. If you wish to view our website, we collect the following data, which is technically necessary for us to display our website to you and to ensure stability and security. (The legal basis is Art. 6(1), clause 1, letter f GDPR):

(2) The aforementioned data is processed by us for the following purposes:
 Under no circumstances do we use the data collected for the purpose of drawing conclusions about you personally.

(3) In addition to the aforementioned data, cookies are stored on your computer when you use our website. Cookies are small text files that are stored on your hard disk and allocated to the browser you are using. The party responsible for storing the cookie (in this case us) will be supplied with certain information. Cookies cannot run programmes or transmit viruses to your computer. They are used to make the website more user-friendly and efficient on the whole.

Use of cookies:

§ 5  Use of our contact form

(1) For enquiries of any kind, you can make use of the contact form provided on our website. To use this form, you need to provide a valid e-mail address so that we know who is making the enquiry and so that we can send you our reply. Any other information is provided voluntarily.

(2) We process data provided for the purpose of establishing contact in accordance with Article 6(1), clause 1, letter a GDPR, based on your freely given consent.

(3) The personal data we collect for the use of our contact form will be automatically deleted after the services in answer to your enquiry have ended.

§ 6  Further functions and offers of our website

(1) In addition to the purely informational use of our website, we offer various services (e.g. news-letter) which you can use if you are interested. As a rule, you must provide further personal data, which we use to provide the respective service and to which the aforementioned data processing principles apply.

(2) In some cases, we use external service providers to process your data. These service providers have been carefully selected and commissioned by us, they are bound by our instructions and are regularly checked.

(3) Furthermore, we may pass on your personal data to third parties if we offer conclusions of con-tracts or similar services together with partners. For more information, please provide your personal data or see the description of the offer below.

(4) If our service providers or partners are based in a country outside the European Economic Area (EEA), we will inform you of the consequences of this circumstance in the description of the offer.

§ 7  Disclosure of data

We will not disclose your personal data to third parties for any purposes other than those listed below. We will only disclose your personal data to third parties if:

§ 8  Objection to or revocation of the processing of your data

(1) If you have given your consent to the processing of your data, you can revoke this at any time. Such a revocation affects the permissibility of processing your personal data after you have given it to us.

(2) If we base the processing of your personal data on the weighing of interests, you may object to the processing. This is the case if processing is not necessary in particular to fulfil a contract with you, which is described by us in the following description of the functions. When exercising such objection, we ask you to explain the reasons why we should not process your personal data as we have done. In the event of your justified objection, we will examine the situation and either stop or adjust data processing or point out to you our compelling reasons worthy of protection, on the basis of which we will continue processing.

(3) You may of course object to the processing of your personal data for purposes of advertising at any time.

(4) You can inform us about your objection at the following contact details: STRATEC CON-TROL-SYSTEMS GmbH, Ankerstraße 73, 75203 Königsbach-Stein/Germany, Telefon (+49) 72 32- 40 06- 0, Telefax (+49) 72 32- 40 06- 25, e-mail:

§ 9  Data security

(1) For the security of visits to our website, we employ the widely used SSL procedure (Secure Socket Layer) in conjunction with the highest encryption level that your browser supports. In most cases, this is 256-bit encryption. If your browser does not support 256-bit encryption, then we will fall back on 128-bit v3 technology. Which of the pages on our website are transferred in encrypted form can be recognised by a symbol of a key or of a closed padlock in the lower status bar of your browser.

(2) We also employ suitable technical and organisational security measures in order to protect your data from accidental or intentional manipulation, partial or complete loss, destruction or access by unauthorised third parties. Our security measures are continually improved in accordance with the development of technical standards.

§ 10  LinkedIn

We maintain an online presence at LinkedIn to present our company and our services and to communicate with customers/interested parties. LinkedIn is a service provided by LinkedIn Ireland Unlimited Company, Wilton Plaza, Wilton Place, Dublin 2, Ireland, a subsidiary of LinkedIn Corporation, 1000 W. Maude Avenue, Sunnyvale, CA 94085, USA. In this respect, we would like to point out that there is a possibility that user data may be processed outside the European Union, in particular in the USA. This may result in increased risks for the user to the extent that, for example, later access to the user data may be made more difficult. We also do not have access to this user data. The access possibility lies exclusively with LinkedIn. LinkedIn Corporation is certified under the Privacy Shield and is thus committed to complying with European data protection standards.
Privacy Shield

LinkedIn's privacy policy can be found at
LinkedIn Privacy Notice

§ 11  Facebook

To advertise our products and services and to communicate with interested parties or customers, we operate a company presence on the Facebook platform. On this social media platform we are responsible together with Facebook Ireland Ltd., 4 Grand Canal Square, Grand Canal Harbour, Dublin 2 Ireland. The Facebook data protection officer can be reached via a contact form:
Facebook Contact form
We have regulated the joint responsibility in an agreement regarding the respective obligations within the meaning of the DSGVO. This agreement, from which the mutual obligations arise, can be accessed under the following link:
Privacy Agreement
The legal basis for the processing of personal data that takes place as a result and is reproduced below is Art. 6 para. 1 lit. f DSGVO. We have a legitimate interest in the analysis, communication, sale and advertising of our products and services.
The legal basis can also be the user's consent to the platform operator pursuant to Art. 6 Para. 1 lit. a DSGVO. According to Art. 7 para. 3 DSGVO, the user can revoke his consent to this at any time in the future by notifying the platform operator.
When calling up our online presence on the Facebook platform, Facebook Ireland Ltd. as the operator of the platform in the EU processes the user's data (e.g. personal information, IP address, etc.).
This user data is used for statistical information about the use of our company presence on Facebook. Facebook Ireland Ltd. uses this data for market research and advertising purposes and to create user profiles. These profiles enable Facebook Ireland Ltd., for example, to advertise users inside and outside Facebook on an interest-related basis. If the user is logged in to his Facebook account at the time of access, Facebook Ireland Ltd. can also link the data to the respective user account.
If the user contacts us via Facebook, the personal data of the user entered on this occasion will be used to process the request. The user's data will be deleted by us if the user's request has been conclusively answered and there are no legal storage obligations, such as subsequent contract processing, contrary.
Facebook Ireland Ltd. may also set cookies to process the data.
If the user does not agree with this processing, it is possible to prevent the installation of cookies by setting the browser accordingly. Cookies that have already been saved can also be deleted at any time. The settings for this depend on the respective browser. In the case of Flash cookies, processing cannot be prevented using the browser settings, but by setting the Flash player accordingly. If the user prevents or restricts the installation of cookies, this may mean that not all Facebook functions are fully usable.

For more information on the processing activities, their prevention and the deletion of the data processed by Facebook, please refer to the Facebook Data Policy:
Facebook Data Policy
It cannot be ruled out that the processing by Facebook Ireland Ltd. may also take place via Facebook Inc., 1601 Willow Road, Menlo Park, California 94025 in the USA.
Facebook Inc. has submitted to the "EU-US Privacy Shield" and thereby declares its compliance with the data protection regulations of the EU when processing data in the USA.
Privacy Shield

§ 12  Twitter

On our pages, functions of the Twitter service are integrated. These functions are offered by Twitter Inc., 795 Folsom St., Suite 600, San Francisco, CA 94107, USA.
By using Twitter and the "Re-Tweet" function, the websites you visit are linked to your Twitter account and made known to other users. Data is also transferred to Twitter.
We would like to point out that, as the provider of the pages, we do not have any knowledge of the content of the transmitted data or its use by Twitter.
Further information on this can be found in Twitter's privacy policy (Twitter Privacy).
You can change your data protection settings on Twitter in the account settings (Twitter Account Settings). Translated with