Privacy policy

b-plus automotive GmbH

PRIVACY POLICY B-PLUS AUTOMOTIVE GMBH

The protection of your privacy in the processing of your personal data is an important concern we pay special attention to. Personal data collected during visits to our websites are processed by us confidentially and according to the legal provisions. Data protection and information security are part of our company policy.

The following statement provides you with a complete overview of how the b-plus GmbH ensures the protection of your data and of the types of data that are collected and the purpose of doing so.

Important data policy information for applicants
GDPR information for applicants

1) Information about the collection of personal data

"Personal information" or "personal data" is defined as any information which refers to your personally (regardless of whether you are identified or only identifiable from it) such as your name, e-mail address and IP address.

Controller in the context of article 4 section 7 GDPR is:

b-plus automotive GmbH
Ulrichsberger Straße 17
94469 Deggendorf

If you have any further questions such as the collection, procession or organization of your personal data, you can contact datenschutz[at]b-plus.com or directly our corporate data protection officer by sending an e-mail to DSB[at]b-plus.com

 

2) Your rights

You have the follwing rights regarding the personal data which is collected of you by us:

  • right of information
  • right of correction or deletion,
  • right of limiting the procession,
  • right of objecting the procession,
  • right of data portability.
  • right to complain

In addition, you have the right to complain to a data protection authority about our procession of your personal data. As an example, you can do this at:

Bayerisches Landesamt für Datenschutzaufsicht (BayLDA)
Promenade 27
91522 Ansbach
Telefon: 0049 981 53 1300
Email: poststelle@lda.bayern.de

 

Opposition or revocation against the processing of your data

You can at any time withdraw this opposition or revocation against the processing of your data if you have given consent to the processing of your data. Such cancellation affects the admissibility of the processing of your personal data, after you have pronounced it against us.

As far as the processing of your personal data, we rely on the interests, you may appeal against the processing. This is the case, if the processing in particular, not to the performance of a contract with you is required, which is depicted in the description of the functions each of us.

Upon exercise of such conflict, we ask for explanation of the reasons why we should process your personal data not as we performed. In case your justified opposition, we will examine the situation and are either set the data processing or customize or show you our compelling legitimate grounds upon which we continue processing.

Of course, you can object to the processing of your personal data for purposes of advertising and data analysis at any time. You can inform us about your advertising contradiction using following contact details:

sales[at]b-plus.com or Datenschutz[at]b-plus.com

 

3) Collection of personal data when you're visiting our homepage

If you just visit our homepage for informational use, we just collect your personal data, which your browser sends to our server.

If you want to look at our homepage we collect the following personal data, which is necessary to show you the homepage and to guarantee stability and safety. These reasons are also our interest in the context of article 6 section 1 f GDPR which is on the other hand the legal basis of the collection.

  • IP-address
  • date and time of the request
  • time zone difference regarding Greenwich Mean Time (GMT)
  • content of the request
  • access status / HTTP-status code
  • volume of data transmitted
  • website which sent the request
  • browser
  • operating system and its surface
  • language and version of the browser software

The personal data transferred by mere looking at our website are deleted after 7 days. If data should be left, no personal reference is produced from these.

 

4) Cookies

In addition to the data referred to, cookies can be saved on your computer, if you use our Web site. Cookies are small text files, which are mapped to the browser you are using and is stored on your hard drive and with the site that sets the cookie (by us), flowing to certain information. Cookies cannot run any programs or transmit viruses to your computer. They are used to make the Internet offer total user friendly and effective.

This website can use the following types of cookies, their extent and functioning the following describes:

Transient cookies

Transient cookies are deleted automatically when you close the browser. These include in particular the session cookies. These cookies save a so-called session ID, which can associate the different requests of your browser of the joint meeting. Thus, your computer can be recognized when you return to our website. The session cookies are deleted when you log out or close your browser.

Persistent cookies

Persistent cookies are deleted automatically after a specified period which can vary depending on the cookie. You can delete the cookies in your browser's security settings at any time.

 

If you allow us the use of cookies through your browser settings or consent, following cookies on our Web pages are used:

  • fe_typo_user: this cookie is used to recognize you and is deleted after you end the browser session
  • PHPSESSID: this cookie saves your recent session regarding PHP applications and is deleted after you end the browser session

We use cookies to identify you for follow-up visits if you have an account with us. Otherwise you would have to login again for each visit. Can this make the site user-friendly and effective and we generally allow the operation. This purpose is also our interest in the meaning of article 6 section 1. f DPGR, which in turn represents the legal basis for the use of it.

You can configure your browser setting according to your wishes and refuse such as the adoption of third-party cookies or all cookies. We point out, that it could be, that you can use not all functions of this website.

 

5) Contact form

We offer a contact form on our website, you can request information about our products or general contact. For the contact form we demand the following information from you:

  • name
  • email address

In addition, you can insert voluntary disclosures and the contents of your message. Which are voluntarily provided, you (as long as they are not necessary for execution of the contract), to treat as if the use of this data is in your interest.

We need this information to process your request, applicable to attract and to reply to you.

Requests that come through the contact form on our website, are basically stored in our CRM system. We check our CRM system regularly amended, whether data can be deleted. Should not require data in the framework of a customer or prospective customer relationship or prevail over a conflicting interest of the customer, we will delete that data, unless the no statutory retention obligations preclude.

Legal basis for the data processing is article 6 section 1 lit. f GDPR. Communicating with you, customers and prospective customers is our "interest" in this context.

 

6) Data processing for marketing purposes

Data processing for marketing purposes is basically for us a legitimate interest pursuant Article 6 section 1 f GDPR.

Further, the data processing takes place under the conditions of § 7 section 3 UWG.

If you are registered or listed as a customer with us, we process your contact information and can provide information about products and services, as well as relevant news regardless of the subscription.

To the processing of data for advertising purposes you have a right of objection for the corresponding communication channel with effect for the future at any time and free of charge. The affected contact address for each communication channel for the more commercial data processing is blocked by the opposition. You can explain the withdrawal by clicking on the link provided in each email, via email to sales[at]b-plus.com or Datenschutz[at]b-plus.com or send a message to the contact data specified in the imprint.

 

7) Google Web Fonts

We use external fonts on our website, so-called Google Web Fonts. Google Web Fonts is a service of Google Ireland Limited ("Google"), Gordon House, Barrow Street, Dublin 4, Ireland.

The Google Web Fonts are integrated via an interface ("API") to the Google services. Through the integration of Google Web Fonts, Google may collect and process information (including personal data).

We ourselves do not collect any data within the scope of providing the Google Web Fonts. We ourselves cannot influence what data Google actually collects and processes. When Google processes the data, a transfer to a third country cannot be excluded. However, as can be seen from Google's Privacy Shield certification (https://www.privacyshield.gov/participant?id=a2zt000000001L5AAI&status=Active), Google has committed itself to comply with the EU-US Privacy Shield Framework on the collection, use and storage of personal data from EU member states.

By integrating Google Web Fonts, we pursue the purpose of being able to display uniform fonts both on your device and across devices.

The legal basis for the use of Google Web Fonts is Article 6 section 1 f GDPR. It is in our legitimate interest to be able to offer you a uniform, technically secure and efficient display of the fonts.

The provision of personal data is not obligatory or necessary. However, failure to provide such data may mean that you cannot or cannot fully use our website and that the presentation of the website may change.

For further information please visit: https://fonts.google.com/about# and https://developers.google.com/terms/

Overview of data protection: http://www.google.de/intl/de/policies/privacy

 

8) Content Delivery Networks (CDN)

We use the web service "Content Delivery Network" (CDN) on our website. This is offered by Cloudflare, Inc., 101 Townsend St, San Francisco, CA 94107, USA.

Since Cloudflare itself is certified under the EU-US Privacy Shield Framework (https://www.privacyshield.gov/participant?id=a2zt0000000GnZKAA0&status=Active), this is a guarantee that the European data protection law is respected. Further information can be found in Cloudflare's privacy policy: https://www.cloudflare.com/privacypolicy/

We use this CND service to optimize the loading speed and to offer our web presence more efficiently.

The legal basis for this use or processing is Article 6 section 1 lit. f) GDPR. Our legitimate interest lies in the error-free and efficient provision of our website.

You can prevent the collection and processing of your data by CloudFlare by deactivating the execution of script code in your browser or by installing a script blocker in your browser.

 

9) Change of the privacy policy

To ensure that our privacy statement always corresponds to the current legal requirements or has to be adapted to new services we reserve the right to change it at any times. If changes are made, we will inform you on our Web site.

Date: March 2020