Privacy policy for the use of www.aquasys.at

  1. 1. General
    AQUASYS Technik GmbH highly values data protection and the privacy of every user of our website. No personal data will be collected, processed, or passed on to third parties by the general use of our website. Personal data is information that makes it possible to identify a person. This includes in particular name, date of birth, post/email address, and telephone or mobile number. Personal data is only recorded in the context of your voluntary and explicit input (eg newsletter registration, filling out a contact form) and thus only used with your individual consent. The data provided by you will only be used for the purposes specified (eg sending newsletters). It will not be used in any other way nor shared with third parties.

  2. 2. Use of cookies
    We use cookies in order to personalise our websites. A cookie is a small data file that we transfer to your computer when you browse our website. A cookie can contain only the information that we ourselves send to your computer – it cannot read private data. If you accept the cookies on our sites, we do not have access to your personal information, but with the help of cookies we can identify your computer.

Most of the cookies we use are deleted from your hard drive at the end of a browser session (these are known as session cookies). Other cookies remain on your computer and enable us to recognise you on your next visit (known as persistent cookies).

If you do not want to take advantage of the cookies, you can modify the cookie settings in your browser's security settings. In most cases, you can change your settings in the Tools menu under Settings or Internet Options. However, we will not be able to offer you some functionalities of our website.

3.Web analysis using Google Analytics
This website uses Google Analytics, a web analysis service provided by Google Inc. ("Google"). Google Analytics also uses cookies that allow the use of our website to be analysed. As a rule, the cookie-generated information regarding your use of this website will be forwarded to a Google server in the USA and stored there. IP anonymization is activated on our website. - your IP address will be truncated by Google within the member states of the European Union or in other parties to the Agreement on the European Economic Area. In exceptional cases only, the complete IP address may be transmitted to a Google server in the USA and truncated there. Google uses this information for the purpose of evaluating the use of our website, compiling reports on website activity, and providing other services related to website and internet usage to AQUASYS; these are: the name of your Internet service provider, the version of your browser software, the operating system of the computer you accessed, the website from which you visited us, the web pages you visit on our site, and any keywords you used to search for our website. This information may allow inferences about a particular visitor to the site. However, personal data is not collected and used in this context. The use of such data is exclusively anonymous. The IP address transmitted by your browser as part of Google Analytics will not be merged with any other data held by Google. We wish to point out that on this website Google Analytics has been extended with the code "gat._anonymizeIp();" in order to ensure the anonymous collection of IP addresses (IP masking).

You can prevent these cookies being stored by selecting the appropriate settings in your browser. However, we wish to point out that doing so may mean you will not be able to enjoy the full functionality of this website.

Furthermore, you can prevent the collection of data generated by the cookie and related to the usage of the website (including your IP address) and the processing of this data by Google by downloading and installing the browser plug that is available at the following link (http://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout?hl=de).

For more information about terms of use and privacy with regard to Google Analytics, see http://www.google.com/analytics/terms/de.html or under https://support.google.com/analytics/answer/6004245?hl=de.

5. Social media plug-ins
Certain pages on www.aquasys.at have easily recognisable social media plug-ins that allow you to share or link the respective page on your social media accounts (eg Facebook, LinkedIn, XING). These functions do not involve any collection or processing of personal data at AQUASYS. However, this means that the respective social media provider can link the visit to our pages with your user account. Please note that, as the operator of this site, we have no knowledge of the content of the data transmitted or of how each social media provider uses this data. If you do not want your social media provider to associate the visit of our pages with your user account, then do not use the social media plug-in functions.

6. Links to third party sites
Our website may contain links to websites that are not operated by us. We offer this as a service without implying any endorsement of the activities and content displayed on these sites or any association with their operators. We urge you to review the privacy policies of the websites you visit before using them or disclosing personally identifiable information.

7. Changes to this privacy policy
Since this information is subject to the current legal situation, we reserve the right to change this privacy policy accordingly in the future or to adapt it to the current legal situation. We therefore recommend you read this privacy policy regularly at https://www.aquasys.at/datenschutz in order to stay up to date on the protection of personal data collected by AQUASYS Technik GmbH.

8. Information, revocation, rectification, and deletion
Users of our website are requested to send all inquiries concerning information, revocation, rectification, and deletion regarding any personal data to the following email address: datenschutz@hainzl.at or by post to: HAINZL Industriesysteme GmbH, Industriezeile 56, 4020 Linz. The user must prove his/her identity.