Thank you for visiting our website and for your interest in our company. Keeping your personal data safe is important to us. Personal data is any personal or material information that can be directly or indirectly linked to an identified or identifiable natural person. This includes a person’s surname, address, telephone number, or date of birth.
Because personal data are afforded special protection by German law, we only collect technically pertinent data when you visit our webpages. In the following, we would like to explain which information we gather when you use our website and what we use it for.
Our website is operated in compliance with the German Federal Data Protection Act (BDSG) and the German Telemedia Act (TMG). We will only store and process personal details where required, for example, to respond to queries, or to fulfil orders and contracts. Any further use of your personal data will occur only if you have given us your prior explicit consent and will be restricted to the purpose you have consented to, such as to receive further information or offers in a newsletter.
1. Responsible party according to section 13 (1) TMG (German Telemedia Act) / section 3 (7) BDSG (German Federal Data Protection Act)
Responsible party pursuant to the German Federal Data
Protection Act: SCHROTH Safety Products GmbH
Im Ohl 14
Fax: +49 (0) 29 32 - 97 42-42
2. Anonymous / pseudonymized use of our website
You are free to visit our website anonymously, without revealing any personal data. We do not link pseudonymized access data to data from pseudonymous accounts. We also do not compile pseudonymous user profiles.
3. Special features on our site
Our website offers various convenience features for which we collect, process, and store your personal data. In the following we will explain what we use this information for:
• Contact form(s):
The personal information captured via our contact form(s) will be used only to process your queries submitted through such contact form(s). Your personal information will be deleted immediately after the query has been processed, unless statutory retention periods apply.
4. Transfer of data / Purpose limitation
We will only share your data with third parties if this is necessary for us to fulfil our contractual obligations, i.e., to process orders. We will not share your personal data with third parties for any other reasons than the stated purposes of contract fulfilment and payment processing. If you have given us explicit consent to use your personal data for a specific purpose, we will use this information only for the intended purpose and will retain this data only for the duration of this purpose, unless otherwise prescribed by law. You may revoke your consent to the use of your personal data at any time. Your legitimate interests will be handled in accord with the statutory provisions. You have the right to request disclosure of your personal data from the responsible party.
5. Statistical evaluation of the use of our website
When you visit our internet site or access files on our site, the following data will be captured, processed, and stored: IP address, accessing website (referring URL), name and URL of the accessed file, date and time of access, volume of transmitted data, access status (Web-Log). These access data are not personalized, and we use them only to continuously optimize our internet services and to obtain statistics about the use of our website.
6. External content and/or processing of data outside the EU
On our website, we use content from the following providers:
• Google APIs:
• MyFonts Counter:
8. Data security and data protection, e-mail communication
We have installed technical and organizational security measures to prevent unauthorized third parties from accessing your personal data when we collect, process, and store it. Because the data transmitted in e-mails are not encrypted, we cannot, however, guarantee the complete safety of your personal data when you communicate with us using this modality. We advise you to send all sensitive or highly confidential details to us through the postal service.
9. Automatic e-mail archiving
We explicitly state that our e-mail system makes use of automated archiving procedures. In compliance with tax law (GoBD sections 146, 147 AO) and commercial law provisions, all incoming and outgoing e-mails are digitally archived in an audit-proof way and may be retained for a period of up to 10 years. For further questions regarding this digital archiving, please contact our data protection officer. Furthermore, please note that application documents should be provided as PDF documents only. Our security systems are configured to reject any compressed (*.zip) file (WinZip, WinRAR, 7Zip, etc.). Please be aware that your application documents will not be encrypted during transmission. We assume that we also may respond to your application e-mails in an unencrypted state. Should you not wish this to happen, please mention this in your application e-mail. No liability shall be assumed for any unauthorized inspection of application documents by third parties during the transmission of unencrypted e-mails.
10. Contact Person—Data Protection Officer
Address: Westfalenweg 2, 33449 Langenberg E-Mail: email@example.com
11. Right of Objection—Disclosure and Amendment of Data—Deletion or Blocking of Data
In accordance with the German Federal Data Protection Act, you have the right to request disclosure of your stored personal information and may request to have inaccurate details blocked, corrected, or deleted, free of charge, in as far as statutory provisions do not prohibit this. You may revoke your consent to the use of your personal data at any time. Please feel free to contact us about any disclosure, deletion, or correction requests that you may have with regard to your data, or if you wish to make any suggestions, at the following address:
SCHROTH Safety Products GmbH
Im Ohl 14
Fax: +49 (0) 29 32 - 97 42-42