Information regarding the processing of personal data by our company in relation to the sale and distribution of our products are available here:
1. General Information
1.1 Personal Data (Art. 4 No. 1 GDPR)
Data privacy law protects personal data (hereinafter referred to as data). Personal data means any information relating to an identified or identifiable natural person. Therefore, personal data can be names, addresses, profession, e-mail addresses, state of health, income, marital status, genetic traits, phone numbers and even user data as IP-addresses.
1.2 Controller (Art. 4 No. 7 GDPR)
The Controller of the data processing of your data is the HAENNI Instruments AG The contact details are:
HAENNI Instruments AG
Industrie Neuhof 66
Vertretung durch den Verwaltungsrat: Dr. Oliver Vietze, Severino Bruno
Telefon: +41 31 506 5400
Telefax: +41 31 506 5419
1.3 Data Protection Officer
The Controller has appointed an external data protection officer, which can be contacted by e-mail under firstname.lastname@example.org.
1.4 Right to Object
2. Scope and Processing of Personal Data, Legal Basis and Provision of Data, Duration of Storage
2.1 Access and Use of the Website
Any time you access the website, your user data will be transferred via your web browser and stored in server logfiles. These data records contain the following data:
- Date and time of access
- Name of the website
- Quantity of transferred data
- Information about your web browser
The log files are analysed by the operator in anonymised form to continue to improve the website and make it more user-friendly, to detect and rectify errors more quickly and to control server capacities. For example, the operator can determine the preferred times of access to the website and thus make available appropriate data volumes.
The Controller needs the data in order to grant access to the website. The processing is necessary during the access.
The legal admissibility of such processing is based on Art. 6 para. 1 f) GDPR according to which processing is lawful when it is necessary for the purposes of the legitimate interests pursued by the Controller or by a third party, except where such interests are overridden by the interests or fundamental rights and freedoms of the data subject which require protection of personal data. The legitimate interests of the controller involve the provision of a website to convey inform and offer services via the internet.
Provision of the data is necessary to invoke the operator's website. Failure to provide the data means that the content of the website can no longer be viewed.
The provision of the data is neither required by law nor by contract. However, it is necessary to invoke the operators website. Failure to provide means that the website can no longer be invoked and the operator's services cannot be utilised.
Your IP address is deleted or anonymised upon termination of use. Anonymisation means the IP address is altered so that it cannot or can only with a disproportionate investment of time, cost and labour be attributed to a particular or identified or identifiable natural person.
2.2 Contact forms and single-click e-mailing
This website contains a contact form if you wish to contact the operator. This form requires that you provide the following information:
In addition, you may provide the following information voluntarily:
- First Name
The Controller uses your data in order to answer your request and to provide the requested information.
On the website, you have the option to open an email message directed to the operator with just a click of the mouse. As sender, this message automatically uses the e-mail address that is linked to the e-mail program you use.
If you do not wish your e-mail address to be invoked in this way, you can change the settings in your e-mail program.
The operator processes your data to communicate with you and to respond to your request. The Controller processes the data you provide in order to respond to your contact request and to communicate with you. The admissibility of such processing is governed by Art. 6 para. 1 b) GDPR, which states that processing is lawful if it is necessary for the performance of a contract to which the data subject is party or in order to take steps at the request of the data subject prior to entering into a contract.
The provision of the data is neither required by law nor by contract. However, Failure to provide the data means that you cannot send a message to the operator.
Personal data processed during communication are deleted upon expiry of the statutory retention periods if the controller has no legitimate interest in further retention. In any event, data are continued to be stored only if they are truly necessary for the corresponding purpose. Personal data are anonymised as much as possible.
If you have consented or if a legal provision applies, the controller may process your data for advertising purposes.
The Controller may use your data for advertising purposes. The admissibility of such processing is based on Art. 6 para. 1 f) GDPR according to which processing is lawful if it is necessary for the purposes of the legitimate interests pursued by the Controller or by a third party, except where such interests are overridden by the interests or fundamental rights and freedoms of the data subject which require protection of personal data.
The provision of the data is neither required by law nor by contract. Failure to provide the data means that the Controller cannot send you any advertising.
In the case of direct advertising to customers, § 7 para. 3 UWG applies, according to which unreasonable harassment in advertising using electronic mail is not to be assumed in the cases mentioned therein. You care able to object to the use at any time without incurring any costs other than the transmission costs according to the basic tariffs.
If you no longer wish to receive any recommendations or any advertising messages, you can object to this at any time. A message in text form to the Controller is sufficient for this. In addition, an unsubscribe link is included in each e-mail.
The provision of the data is necessary for the conclusion of a contract. Non-provision has the consequence that no contractual relationship can be established.
The personal data processed for advertising purposes will be deleted unless the Controller has a legitimate interest in further storage. In any case, only those data will continue to be stored which are actually absolutely necessary to achieve the corresponding purpose.
- Recognition of the user‘s electronic device.
- Records of the user‘s use of the website
- Improvement of the usability of the website.
- Analysis of the user’s use of the website
- Administration of the website
- Prevention of fraud and improvement of security
- Individual design of the website concerning the needs of the user.
Cookies do not damage your computer in any way. They do not contain viruses and also do not allow the operator to spy on you. There are two types of cookies. Temporary cookies are automatically deleted when you close your browser (session cookies). In contrast, permanent cookies have a maximum lifetime of up to 20 days. This type of cookie allows your computer to be recognised when you visit the website again later. The cookies allow the operator to track your use behaviour for the purposes listed above and to an appropriate extent. Cookies also allow you to optimally surf the operator's website. These data are collected by the operator only in anonymised form.
It is possible to visit the website without cookies. If you do not want the operator to recognise your computer, you can prevent the storage of cookies on your hard drives by selecting the option "do not accept cookies" on your browser settings. To find out specifically how to do this, please read the instructions provided by your browser manufacturer. If you choose to accept no cookies, this may limit the functionality of the website. If you want to delete cookies already set by your browser please also refer to the manual of your web browser.
The legal admissibility of this data processing is based on Art. 6 Para. 1 b) GDPR, according to which processing is lawful when it is necessary for fulfilling a contract to which the data subject is party or to take steps at the request of the data subject prior to entering into a contract. The legal admissibility of this data processing may also be based on Art. 6 para. 1 f) GDPR, according to which processing is lawful when it is necessary to safeguard the legitimate interests of the controller or a third party, so long as these interests are not overridden by the fundamental rights or freedoms of the data subject, which require the protection of personal data. The legitimate interest of the Controller is to optimise the presentation of his website. The legitimate interests of the controller involve the provision of a website that contains no errors and the opportunity offer visitors the best user experience. However, provision of your data is not prescribed by law.
The provision of data is necessary in order to be able to access the website of the Controller without errors. If you do not accept cookies or delete cookies already set, this can lead to functional limitations of the website.
Of course, you can also view the website without cookies. If you do not want the Controller to recognise your computer, you can prevent cookies from being stored on your hard disk by selecting "do not accept cookies" in your browser settings. Please refer to your browser manufacturer's instructions to find out how this works in detail. Also to delete cookies already set by your browser, please read the instructions of your browser.
The provision of the data is neither required by law nor by contract. If you do not accept cookies or delete cookies already set, this can lead to functional limitations of the website.
Temporary cookies are automatically deleted when you close your browser (session cookies). Permanent cookies, on the other hand, have a maximum lifetime of up to 20 days. This type of cookie allows you to be recognised when you leave the website.
2.5 Tracking Tools
Google-Analytics does not store personal data but only your IP-address. This information is used to automatically recognize you the next time you visit the Controller's website and to make navigation easier for you.
3. Right of Access, Rectification, Erasure, Restriction, Objection and Data Portability
3.1 Right of Access (Art. 15 GDPR)
Upon request, the operator shall provide information as to whether your data is being processes. The operator endeavours to respond to requests for information expeditiously.
3.2 Right to Rectification (Art. 16 GDPR)
You have the right to request from the controller without undue delay the rectification of inaccurate personal data concerning you.
3.3 Right to Erasure (Art. 17 GDPR)
You have the right to obtain from the controller the erasure of personal data concerning you without undue delay and the controller has the obligation to erase personal data without undue delay where one of the grounds listed in Art. 17 para. 1 a)-f) applies.
3.4 Right to Restriction of Processing (Art. 18 GDPR)
You have the right to obtain from the controller restriction of processing where one of the conditions listed in Art. 18 para. 1 a)-d) applies.
3.5 Right of Objection (Art. 21 GDPR)
You have the right to object, on grounds relating to your particular situation, at any time to processing of your personal data concerning that is based on Art. 6 para. 1 e) or f), including profiling based on those provisions. The controller shall no longer process your personal data unless the controller demonstrates compelling legitimate grounds for the processing that override your interests, rights and freedoms or if processing is used for the establishment, exercise or defence of legal claims.
Where your personal data are processed for direct marketing purposes, you have the right to object at any time to processing of your personal data for such marketing, which includes profiling to the extent that it is related to such direct marketing.
Where personal data is processed for scientific or historical research purposes or statistical purposes pursuant to Art. 89 para. 1 GDPR, you have the right to object to processing of your personal data on grounds relating to your particular situation, unless the processing is necessary for the performance of a task carried out for reasons of public interest.
Please use the contact address provided in the site notice for your message.
3.6 Right to Data Portability (Art. 20 GDPR)
You have the right to receive information about your personal data that you have provided to a controller, in a structured, commonly used and machine-readable format and you have the right to transmit these data to another controller without hindrance from the controller to which the personal data have been provided, so long as the processing is based on consent pursuant to Art. 6 para. 1 a) GDPR, Art. 9 para. 2 a) GDPR or on a contract pursuant to Art. 6 para. 1 b) GDPR and if the processing is carried out by automated means.
4. Revocation of your Consent
If you have provided consent to the processing of your personal data and revoke this consent, processing that has taken place until the time of revocation remains unaffected.
5. Right to appeal
You have the right to lodge an appeal with the competent supervisory authority at any time.
Data obtained as a result of the access and use of this website and information you provide when you make contact are transmitted to the operator's server and stored there. Otherwise, your data may be forwarded to the following categories of recipients:
- Internal departments that are involved in processing your personal data (e.g. marketing department, customer service, reservations department)
- Data processing services (e.g. data centres, IT service providers, providers of tracking tools, software providers)
- Contractual partners of the operator (e.g. shipping providers, hotels, event organisers)
- Group companies commissioned to provide services
7. Links to Third Party Websites
Visiting this website may display content that is linked with the website of a third party. The operator has no access to the cookies or other functionalities that are used by third-party websites and cannot control them. Such third-party sites are not subject to the data privacy conditions of the operator.