Online Data Protection Declaration

The operator of this website is Robert Thomas Metall- und Elektrowerke GmbH & Co. KG, Hellerstraße 6, 57290 Neunkirchen. More detailed information about the operator can be found in our masthead.

As a rule, use of our website is possible without the provision of personal data. If personal data is collected on our web pages (for example contact forms), this is strictly on a voluntary basis.

All of the personal data collected on the website of Robert Thomas, Metall- und Elektrowerke GmbH & Co. KG website is strictly stored, processed and used for the reported purposes. Robert Thomas, Metall- und Elektrowerke GmbH & Co. KG warrants that all collected personal data is handled confidentially in accordance with the applicable data protection provisions.

Use of Cookies
In order to make your use of our website more exciting and also to enable the use of certain functions, we use so-called cookies on our website. These are small text files that are stored on your computing device. Some of these cookies are deleted again after the end of your browser session, in other words after you close your browser (so-called session cookies).

Other cookies remain on your computing device and make it possible for us to recognize your browser during your next visit (persistent cookies). You can set up your browser so that you are informed about the placement of cookies and so that you can make an individual decision whether to accept it or to exclude acceptance of cookies in certain cases or in general. If you do not accept cookies, the functionality of our website can be limited.

Server-Log-Files
The provider of the web pages collects and automatically stores information in so-called Server-Log-Files, which your browser sends to us automatically.

These are:
- Browser type and browser information
- Referrer URL
- Host name of the accessing computing device
- Information about the operating system
- Time of the server query

By itself, this data cannot be related to particular persons. This data is not merged with data from other sources that would make it possible for us to identify you.

We do, however, reserve the right for a subsequent verification of this data in case of specific indications for an illegal use of the website.

YouTube
You will find so-called Plug-Ins on our website from YouTube, which is operated by Google. The operator of this site is YouTube LLC, 901 Cherry Ave., San Bruno, CA 94066, USA. When you click and visit YouTube-Videos (integrated in our website), data is automatically sent to YouTube.

For more detailed information about how Google and its associated companies handle user data, follow this link:
https://www.google.de/intl/de/policies/privacy/

Social Media
You will also find links to social networks such as Facebook on our web pages for advertising and marketing purposes. We would like to emphasize that you are changing to the website of those operators when you click on the Plug-Ins and that their data protection provisions apply there. Data will be transmitted to third countries (such as the USA) in this case. You can find information about this under the links to data protection provisions of these individual operators.

Facebook
https://de-de.facebook.com/policy.php

Instagram
https://de-de.facebook.com/help/instagram/155833707900388/

Contact form
The data that you send to us is exclusively used for the purposes of processing of your query and establishment contact with you. This data is stored on our servers. This data will not be transmitted the third parties unless absolutely necessary for contract fulfillment. This data is not transmitted to third countries.

Right to information, deletion and blocking
You have the right to information about your stored personal data, its origin and recipient and the purpose of the processing of the data as well as the right to rectification, deletion or blocking of this data at any time. This will be provided free of charge. You can direct information about this at any time to the address in our masthead.

Objection to promotional mails
We herweith object to the sending of promotional mail to addresses listed in our masthead, unless we expressly request them. The contact information is for the information obligation of the website operators in accordance with the TMG [German Telemedia Act].

We reserve the right to legal action in case of unsolicited advertising such as spam mail.

Use of Google Analytics
This website uses Google Analytics, a web analysis service of Google Inc. ("Google"). Google Analytics uses so-called “cookies”, text files that are stored on your computing device and that enable an analysis of your use of the website. The information about your use of this website that is created by the cookie (inclusive of your IP address) is transmitted to and stored by a server from Google in the USA. Google uses this information to evaluate your use of the website in order to prepare summary reports about website activities for the operator of the website and to produce other connected services in regard to website use and Internet use. Google will possibly also transmit this information to third parties, if required by law or if third parties are processing this data on behalf of Google. In no case will Google merge your IP address with other Google data. You can avoid the installation of cookies by means of a respective setting in your browser software; we would however like to point out that you will not be able to use all of the functions of this website in their full scope in this case. By your use of this website, you declare your consent with the processing of the data collected from you by Google in the aforementioned manner and for the aforementioned purpose.