Privacy Policy

Data protection

Scope This privacy policy clarifies users about the nature, scope and purpose of the collection and use of personal data by the responsible provider

ARCLITE® Lichtvertrieb GmbH
Marie-Curie-Strasse 11
22941 Bargteheide Germany
Telefon: +49 (0)4532 – 2868-0
Fax: +49 (0)4532 – 2868-80

on this website (in the following "offer").

Data Protection Officer:
Bernd Sommerfeldt
Phone: 0451 - 8899124
Fax: 0451 – 8899125

The legal foundations of data protection can be found in BDSG (Federal Data Protection Act), BDSG n.F. (Federal Data Protection Act new version), DS-GVO (Basic Data Protection Regulation), and TMG (Telemedia Act). The data collection takes place in the context of Article 6 paragraph 1 DS-GVO.

Access data / server log files
The provider (or his web space provider) collects data about every access to the offer (so-called server log files). The access data include: name of the retrieved web page, file, date and time of retrieval, amount of data transferred, message about successful retrieval, browser type and version, user's operating system, referrer URL (previously visited page), IP address and the requesting one provider. The provider uses the log data only for statistical evaluations for the purpose of operation, security and optimization of the offer. However, the provider reserves the right to retrospectively review the log data if, on the basis of concrete evidence, the legitimate suspicion of unlawful use exists.

Handling of personal data
Personal information is information that helps a person to identify, ie information that can be traced back to a person. This includes the name, email address or phone number.Data about preferences, hobbies, memberships or which websites have been viewed by someone are part of personal data. Personal data are only collected, used and passed on by the provider if this is permitted by law or if the users consent to the data collection. As far as data are collected, which are associated with a right of objection of the person concerned, this is granted to the user on this website (Article 21 DS-GVO).

When contacting the provider (for example, by contact form or e-mail), the information of the user for the purpose of processing the request as well as in the event that follow-up questions arise stored.

Contact form
If you send us inquiries via the contact form, your details from the inquiry form, including the contact details you provided there, will be stored in order to process the request and in case of follow-up questions. We will not share this information without your consent. The processing of the data entered into the contact form takes place exclusively on the basis of your consent (Art. 6 para. A DS-GVO). You can revoke this consent at any time. For this, an informal message by e-mail to us, in this case, a deletion of the data as far as and as long as no other legal obligation for its storage has arisen. The legality of the data processing operations carried out until the revocation remains unaffected by the revocation. The information you provide in the contact form will remain with us until you ask us to delete it, revoke your consent to storage, or delete the purpose for data storage (for example, after your request has been processed). Mandatory statutory provisions - especially retention periods - remain unaffected.

E-mail application
Your application data will be collected and processed electronically (e-mail) for the purpose of processing the application process. Applicant data is removed from the e-mail system after it has been received and safely processed. Following your application, the conclusion of a contract of employment, so your data transmitted for the purpose of the usual organizational and administrative process in accordance with the relevant legal requirements of us in your personal file will be stored. The deletion of the data transmitted by you takes place automatically with rejection of your job application three months after completion of the application procedure. This does not apply if due to legal requirements (for example, the burden of proof according to the General Equal Treatment Act) a longer storage is necessary or if you have explicitly agreed to a longer storage.

Registration function
We offer you the opportunity to register on our site. The registration takes place outside the website, the data is stored separately with us. Username and password are required for the later registration process, which will be entered on the website and forwarded to the separate area after successful registration. To register, an e-mail is required, other necessary data, which go beyond the company name, e-mail address and contact, are requested separately and not stored on this website or its database. Data is collected and stored solely for the use of our offer. By registering on our site, we will also store your IP address and the date and time of your registration. This is in the event that a third party abuses your data and registers with this data without your knowledge on our side, as a hedge on our part. A passing on to third does not take place. A comparison of the data collected with data, which may be collected by other components of our site, is also not done.

Use of the e-mail distribution list
By registering in our mailing list, we use your e-mail address and voluntary information about you to inform you about products, services and service offers exclusively by Arclite® Lichtvertrieb GmbH via email and telephone.You can revoke your consent to the collection, storage and processing of your data as well as your consent to receive the information described to Arclite® Lichtvertrieb GmbH at any time (Article 21 (2) DS-GVO). It is used in the context of Article 6 paragraph 1 a DS-GVO.

The newsletters sent by Arclite® Lichtvertrieb GmbH are based on the technology of Newsletter2Go. When opening / reading the newsletter by the addressee, Newsletter2Go evaluates the respective user / opening and reading behavior and creates a report so that Arclite® Lichtvertrieb GmbH can then send personalized and specially tailored information to the addressee. The information is stored and evaluated centrally by Newsletter2Go. Arclite® Lichtvertrieb GmbH does not transfer this information to third parties. Prevent the evaluation of your usage / opening / reading behavior in the case of Arclite® newsletters by unsubscribing directly from the newsletter. We point out, however, that in this case you will no longer receive newsletters from Arclite® Lichtvertrieb GmbH in the future, except for your revocation or renewed subscription. By using / reading and opening the newsletter or the links contained therein and by not unsubscribing from the newsletter, you agree to the processing of the data about you by Arclite® Lichtvertrieb GmbH in the manner described above and agree to the purpose stated above.

The newsletter of Arclite Lichtvertrieb GmbH offers a subscription center. From this subscription center, you can either unsubscribe from all newsletters (opt-out feature / opt-out feature). This function allows you to unsubscribe from the newsletter or to refrain from contacting us if you wish. If you no longer want to receive our newsletter or do not agree with our privacy policy, then you can unsubscribe by clicking on the unsubscribe link in each newsletter. Furthermore, you can also choose from certain lists of topics that you do not care about. In this case, you will continue to receive newsletters on the topics you have selected.

Integration of services and contents of third parties
It may happen that content from third parties, such as videos from YouTube, maps from Google Maps, RSS feeds or graphics from other websites are included in this online offer. This always presupposes that the providers of this content (hereinafter referred to as "third party provider") perceive the IP address of the users. Because without the IP address, they could not send the content to the browser of each user. The IP address is therefore required for the presentation of this content. We endeavor to use only content whose respective providers use the IP address solely for the delivery of the content. However, we do not have any influence on this if the third parties provide the IP address e.g. save for statistical purposes. As far as we know, we will inform users about it.

Cookies are small files that make it possible to store specific device-related information on users' access devices (PCs, smartphones, etc.). They serve for the user-friendliness of web pages and thus the users (for example storage of login data). On the other hand, they are used to collect the statistical data of website use and to analyze them for the purpose of improving the offer. Users can influence the use of cookies. Most browsers have an option to restrict or completely prevent the storage of cookies. However, it is pointed out that the use and especially the comfort of use are limited without cookies.

Google Analytics
This offer uses Google Analytics, a web analytics service provided by Google Inc. ("Google"). Google Analytics uses so-called "cookies", text files that are stored on users' computers and that allow an analysis of their use of the website. The information generated by the cookie about the use of this website by the users are usually transmitted to a Google server in the USA and stored there.

However, if IP anonymisation is activated on this website, Google's IP address will be shortened beforehand within member states of the European Union or other parties to the Agreement on the European Economic Area. Only in exceptional cases will the full IP address be sent to a Google server in the USA and shortened there. IP anonymization is active on this website. On behalf of the operator of this website, Google will use this information to evaluate users' use of the website, to compile reports on website activity, and to provide other services related to website activity and internet usage to the website opera.

The IP address provided by Google Analytics as part of Google Analytics will not be merged with other Google data. Users can prevent the storage of cookies by setting their browser software accordingly; However, this offer notifies users that you may not be able to use all features of this website in their entirety. In addition, users may prevent the collection by Google of the data generated by the cookie and related to its use of the website (including your IP address) and the processing of this data by Google using the browser plug-in available at the following link download
and install:

You can prevent the collection of your data by Google Analytics by clicking on the following link. An opt-out cookie will be set to prevent your data from being collected on future visits to this site: Google Analytics deactivate.

Revocation, changes, corrections, updates and complaints
The user has the right, upon request, to receive free information about the personal data that has been stored about him. In addition, the user has the right to correction of incorrect data, modification and deletion of his personal data, as far as no legal duty of storage precludes. Next, the right to appeal to the competent supervisory authority.

Legal validity of this legal notice
This legal notice is to be regarded as part of the Internet offer, from which reference was made to this page. If sections or individual terms of this statement are not legal or correct, the content or validity of the other parts remain uninfluenced by this fact.