1. OVERVIEW OF DATA PROTECTION
The following guidelines provide a simple overview of what will happen with your personal data if you visit our website. Personal data are any data with which you can be personally identified. Detailed information on the subject of data protection is available in the privacy statement found below this text.
DATA COLLECTION ON OUR WEBSITE
Who is responsible for data collection on this web site?
Data processing on this website is carried out by the website owner. The contact data are available in the imprint of this website.
How do we collect your data?
Your data are collected when you communicate them to us. For example, this may include data you enter into the contact form. Other data are automatically collected by our IT-system when you visit the website. These are mainly technical data (e.g. internet browser, operating system or time of page view). Collection of these data is carried out automatically as soon as you enter our website.
Why do we collect your data?
Some data are required to guarantee a faultless provision of the website. Other data may be used to analyze your user behavior.
What are your rights concerning your data?
You have, at any time, the right to obtain free information on the origin, recipients and purpose of your saved personal data. In addition, you have the right to request rectification, blocking or erasure of personal data. If you have questions relating to this or other issues, you can contact us at any time using the address indicated in the imprint. You also have the right to lodge an appeal with the responsible regulatory authority.
In addition, you have the right to request restriction of processing of your personal data under certain circumstances. For more details, consult the privacy statement under “Right to restrict processing”.
2. GENERAL AND MANDATORY INFORMATION
The owners of this site take the protection of your personal data very seriously. We treat your personal data confidentially and in accordance with the statutory data protection regulations and this privacy statement.
If you use this site, various personal data are collected. Personal data are data with which you can be personally identified. The present privacy statement outlines which data we collect and for what we use them. It also explains how and for which purpose this happens. We draw your attention to the fact that data transmission over the Internet (e.g. when communicating by e-mail) may involve gaps in security. Complete protection of the data against access by a third party is not possible.
INFORMATION ABOUT THE RESPONSIBLE BODY
The responsible body for data processing on this website is:
Institute of Transfusion Medicine and Transplant Engineering
Hannover Medical School
Phone: +49 511 5320
A responsible body is the natural or legal person that alone or jointly with others decides on the purposes and means of processing personal data (e.g. names, e-mail addresses or the like)
STATUTORY DATA PROTECTION OFFICER
We appointed a data protection officer for our company.
Dr. Synia Weber
Hannover Medical School
Data Protection Commissioner - OE 0007
Phone: +49 511 532-2555 or +49 511 17532-2555
Fax: +49 511 532-4621
REVOCATION OF YOUR CONSENT TO DATA PROCESSING
Many data processing operations may be carried out only with your express consent. You may revoke your consent at any time. An informal communication sent to us by e-mail is sufficient. The legality of the data processed until revocation remains unaffected by this revocation.
RIGHT TO OBJECT TO DATA COLLECTION IN SPECIAL CASES AND TO DIRECT MAIL (ART. 21 GDPR)
If data processing is carried out on the basis of Article 6 (1)(e) or (f) GDPR, you shall have the right to object, on grounds relating to your particular situation, at any time to processing of your personal data, including profiling based on those provisions. For the respective legal basis on which the processing is based, see this privacy statement. If you appeal, we will no longer process your personal data, unless we can provide compelling legitimate grounds for the processing that override your interests, rights or freedoms or if the processing is necessary for the establishment, exercise or defense of legal claims (objection pursuant to Art. 21 (1) GDPR).
Where your personal data are processed for direct marketing purposes, you shall have the right to object at any time to processing of personal data concerning you for such marketing, which includes profiling to the extent that it is related to such direct marketing. If you appeal, we will no longer use your personal data for the purpose of direct marketing (objection pursuant to Art. 21 (2) GDPR).
RIGHT OF APPEAL WITH THE COMPETENT SUPERVISORY AUTHORITY
In cases of non-compliance with the GDPR, the parties concerned have the right to lodge an appeal with a supervisory authority, in particular, in the Member State of their habitual residence, their workplace or the place of the alleged infringement. The right of appeal exists notwithstanding any other administrative or judicial remedies.
RIGHT TO DATA PORTABILITY
You have the right to allow data which we automatically process on the basis of your consent or in the fulfillment of a contract to be transferred in conventional machine-readable format to yourself or a third party. Provided that you request the direct transmission of the data to another responsible person, this is carried out only to the extent that is technically possible.
SSL OR TLS ENCRYPTION
This website uses SSL or TLS encryption for security reasons and the protection of private content such as orders or requests that you send to us as the website operator. You can recognize an encrypted connection by the fact that the address line of the browser changes from "http://" to "https://" and the lock symbol appears in the browser line. If SSL or TSL encryption is activated, data transmitted by you cannot be read by third parties.
INFORMATION, BLOCKING, DELETION AND CORRECTION
Within the framework of applicable legal requirements, you have at any time the right to free information about your saved personal data, their origin and recipients and the purpose of data processing and, if necessary, a right to correct, block or delete these data. If you have questions relating to this and or other questions on the topic personal data, you can contact us any time at the address indicated in the imprint.
RIGHT TO LIMIT PROCESSING
You have the right to demand the limitation of processing of your personal data. To do so, you may contact us at any time at the address indicated in the imprint. The right to limit processing exists in the following cases:
If you have limited the processing of your personal data, they may be processed – apart from their storage – only with your consent or for the establishment, exercise or defense of legal claims or for the protection of rights of another natural or legal person or for reasons of substantial public interest of the European Union or a Member State.
OBJECTION TO ADVERTISING E-MAILS
We hereby object to the use of contact data published within the framework of the imprint obligation for sending advertising and information that is not expressly requested. The operators of the website expressly reserve the right to pursue legal steps in the event of unsolicited sending of advertising information, for example through spam e-mails.
3. DATA COLLECTION ON OUR WEBSITE
This website sometimes use so-called cookies. Cookies do not damage your computer and do not contain viruses. Cookies are used to make our offer user-friendly, more effective and safer. Cookies are small text files that are placed on your computer and stored by your browser.
Most of the cookies we use are so-called “session cookies”. They are automatically deleted after your visit. Other cookies remain on your computer until you delete them. These cookies allow us to recognize your browser the next time you visit.
You can set your browser to always inform you about the placement of cookies and to allow them only on a case-by-case basis, to exclude the acceptance of cookies in certain cases or in general or to activate the automatic deletion of cookies when closing the browser. Deactivation of cookies may result in limitation of the functionality of this website.
Cookies required for executing the electronic communication process or for the provision of certain functions desired by you (e.g. shopping basket function) are saved on the basis of Art. 6 (1) (f) GDPR. The website operator has a justified interest in the storage of cookies for technically faultless and optimized provision of services. In so far as other cookies (e.g. cookies to analyze your surfing behavior) are saved, these will be handled separately in this privacy statement.
SERVER LOG FILES
The provider of this website automatically collects and stores information in so-called server log files that are automatically transmitted to us by your browser. These include:
These data are not combined with other data sources.
Collection of these data is carried out on the basis of Art. 6 (1) (f) GDPR. The website owners have a justified interest in technically faultless presentation and optimization of this website – for this purpose server log files must be collected.
If you send us requests using the contact form, your information from the request form, including the contact data specified there, will be saved by us for the purpose of processing the request and in the event of follow-up questions. We do not transmit these data without your consent.
The data entered into the contact form are therefore processed exclusively on the basis of your consent (Art. 6 (1) (a) GDPR. You may revoke your consent at any time. An informal communication sent to us by e-mail is sufficient. Legality of the data processed until revocation remains unaffected by this revocation.
The data entered into the contact form remain with us until you request deletion, revoke your consent to storage or the purpose for the data storage ceases to exist (e.g. after complete processing of your request). Mandatory legal provisions – in particular retention periods - remain unaffected.
Request per email, phone or fax
If you contact us by e-mail, phone or fax, your request including all personal data arising therefrom (name, request) will be saved and processed for the purpose of processing your request. We do not transmit these data without your consent.
These data will be processed on the basis of Art. 6 (1) (a) GDPR, if your request relates to the fulfilling of a contract or is required for the implementation of pre-contractual measures. In all other cases, processing is based on your consent (Art. 6 (1) (a) GDPR and/or on our legitimate interests (Art. 6 (1) (f) GDPR, because we have legitimate interest in the effective processing of requests sent to us.
The data sent to us via contact request remain with us until you request deletion, revoke your consent for saving or the purpose for the data storage ceases to exist (e.g. after complete processing of your request). Mandatory legal provisions – in particular retention periods - remain unaffected.
4. PLUGINS AND TOOLS
GOOGLE WEB FONTS
This site uses so-called web fonts provided by Google for the uniform presentation of fonts. Google fonts are installed locally. There is no connection to the Google servers.