ElringKlinger AG

Data Privacy Statement

The ElringKlinger Group is thoroughly committed to the protection of data. We act in accordance with applicable statutory data protection regulations for the purpose of protecting any personal data of yours that may be collected when visiting our website or that you transmit to us.

Compliance with data protection regulations on this website is the responsibility of

ElringKlinger AG
Max-Eyth-Straße 2
72581 Dettingen/Erms

Collection, processing and use of personal data

"Personal data" means any information relating to an identified or identifiable natural person ("data subject"). This includes details such as your name, address, postal address, or telephone number.

It does not include information that cannot be connected to your identity (such as the time spent on the website or the number of users of the website).
Any personal data relating to you will only be processed within the context of the technical provision of this website or in order to analyze usage patterns.

Processing is based on the following statutory provisions: Article 6 1 a), f) General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR).

Additionally, your data will be proceed for the following purposes:
- For the provision of the vidoes
The legal basis of this is Article 6 (1) f) General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR).

In using the http protocol, the following data are collected at a server level:

Date Duration of storage
• Browser type/version 14 days
• Operating system used 14 days
• Referrer URL 14 days
• IP address 14 days
• Point of retrieval 14 days

If these or other personal data are processed through the use of other services on this website, such as the use of the contact form, you will be additionally informed prior to using the service.

Tranfer of personal data

Data relating to you and processed by us is transmitted to the following recipients so that operation of website is ensured:

Category Purpose Transfer to third country
Advertising agency Operation of website No
Vendor of analytical tools Usage analysis No
Advertising agency Development and design No
Group of companies Operation of website No

Transfer to a third country does not take place.

Should you make use of the possibility of using our plug-ins for social networks, ElringKlinger AG will not transfer these data. When using these plug-ins, you will be forwarded directly to the corresponding page of the social network.

If your personal data are transferred to recipients other than those specified through the use of external services, we will inform you accordingly prior to processing.

Your rights

You, as the so-called data subject whose data are processed, have the following rights according to GDPR:

  • Right of access
  • Right to rectification
  • Right to erasure
  • Right to restriction of processing
  • Right to data portability
  • Right to object, particularly with regard to processing under Article 6 1 a) and f) GDPR.

Should you wish to exercise one of these rights, please write to the contact address (no form required) specified.

If you would like to exercise your right to object, any data processing conducted to date shall remain unaffected.

In addition, you have the right to lodge a complaint with a supervisory authority.


When deleting your data, we comply with the data protection principles of the GDPR. In accordance with this regulation, data will be deleted immediately after your request has been processed.

In the tables specified in the data protection notice, you can see detailed information on configured deletion and storage durations.


Our website uses cookies. A cookie is a small data set that may be stored on your hard drive. This data set is generated by the web server with which you made a connection to our site via your web browser (e.g., Internet Explorer, Google Chrome, or Mozilla Firefox); this data set is then sent to your computer.

The following table contains all relevant information about the cookies used by us:

Cookie Function Duration of storage
has_js Operation of website Deletion directly after completion of visiting the website
_pk_id.*.* Matomo Tracking 1 year 1 month
_pk_ses.*.* Matomo Tracking 30 minutes
cookie-agreed Tracking of the consent to tracking 3 months 9 days
piwik_ignore Opt-out Cookie: prevents other cookies from being set 2 years

The default setting of the majority of browsers is to automatically accept cookies. However, you have the option of setting your browser in such a way so as to reject cookies or notify you before a cookie is generated. Please note, however, that by disabling cookies you will not be able to use all areas of the website, as some sections will produce error notices. Cookies can be deleted manually at any time

Tracking – Matomo

Our website uses the web analytics service Matomo. This web analytics service allows us to analyze the use of our website by means of cookies. The information obtained therefrom is used for the purpose of refining our website. These data are not transmitted to a third country or third parties. You can control the use of cookies by making appropriate changes to your browser settings. Please refer to the chapter entitled "Cookies". Matomo has been configured by us in such a way as to ensure that your IP address is anonymized.

If you do not want personal data to be processed in this context, please click the checkbox below in order to place an opt-out cookie. Once this opt-out cookie has been placed no session data will be collected. However, please note that when deleting your cookies the opt-out cookie will also be removed.

Data Protection Officer

ElringKlinger AG has fulfilled its obligations in respect of designating a Data Protection Officer. The Data Protection Officer can be contacted as follows:

ElringKlinger AG
attn.: Data Protection Officer
Max-Eyth-Straße 2
72581 Dettingen/Erms