Franz Binder GmbH & Co. Elektrische Bauelemente KG appreciates your visit to our website and your interest in our company and our products. We take the protection of your personal data that we collect, process and use during your visit to our website very seriously.
Below you can find information about which data we collect during your visit to our website and how we use it.
1. Responsible company
Franz Binder GmbH & Co. Elektrische Bauelemente KG
2. Data protection officer
3. Collecting data on the website
Every time you visit our website, our system automatically collects data and information from the computer system of the computer calling up the data.
The following data is collected:
Scope of the data processing / server log files:
- IP address
- Date and time of access
- Time zone difference in relation to Greenwich Mean Time (GMT)
- Content of the request (specific page)
- Operating system and its access status / HTTP status code
- Data volumes transferred
- Website from which the request comes (referrer URL)
- Browser, language and version of the browser software
The data is also stored in the log files of our system. This data is not stored together with other personal data of the user.
The legal basis for the temporary storage of the data and log files is Art. 6 (1) lit. f) GDPR.
4. Data processing and purpose, legal basis
We only collect and use personal data of our users to the extent that this is necessary to provide a functioning website as well as our contents and services. As a rule, the personal data of our users is only collected and used after consent has been given by the user by filling out the relevant forms for this on our website.
Your personal data shall only be passed on to third parties if this is necessary for the purposes of contract performance or for billing purposes, in observance of Art. 28 General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), or if you have given your prior consent to this. We shall not sell your personal data to third parties. Data shall only be passed on to state institutions and authorities entitled to information within the framework of mandatory legal regulations or if we have been obliged to do so by court order. To enable us to provide evidence of information obligations and declarations of consent, we store your IP address at the moment the forms mentioned below are sent in accordance with Art. 6 (1) lit. f) GDPR until expiry of the statute of limitations.
a) Contact form
We shall only use the personal data given by you, for example from the e-mail sent under the heading ‘Contacts‘, i.e. our contact form, to provide you with the desired products or services, or for other purposes for which you have given your consent, unless otherwise required by law. Our employees are bound to secrecy and confidentiality. We shall further process the data you have provided us if further interest in our products develops from the enquiry and a pre-contractual relationship develops.
b) Brochure request
To order one of our brochures, please enter the information requested in the form.
c) Sample box request
If you want to see one of our products at first hand, enter the required data in the form for requesting a sample box. We will then send you the requested sample.
The legal basis for the processing of this data is Art. 6 (1), lit a), b), f) GDPR.
In most cases we delete the data from our forms after answering your enquiry unless a contractual relationship results from your enquiry. In this case we store your data until the end of legal and contractual retention periods.
5. Data deletion and data storage
Franz Binder GmbH & Co. Elektrische Bauelemente KG stores personal data for as long as it is necessary to perform a service that you have requested or for which you have given your consent, unless otherwise required by law. For information on storing and deleting Google cookies, please see 9.
6. Right of revocation and objection
You are entitled to revoke your consent to the use of your personal data pursuant to Art. 6 (1), lit. a) GDPR in whole or in part at any time with effect for the future. Subject to the conditions set out in Art. 21 (1) GDPR, you may also object to the processing of aforesaid data in accordance with Art. (1), lit. e), f).
Franz Binder GmbH & Co. Elektrische Bauelemente KG uses technical and organisational measures to protect your data against accidental or intentional manipulation, loss, destruction or unauthorised access. Our security measures are continuously improved in line with technical developments.
They make it possible for the following data to be transmitted:
When accessing our website, the user is informed about the way in which cookies are used for analytical purposes and he or she gives his or her consent to the processing of personal data used in this context. A reference is also made in this context to our privacy statement.
9. Google Analytics
They make it possible for the following data to be transmitted:
- Frequency of page views
- Number of users
- Jump rate (rate at which a page is closed after being accessed)
- Session duration (average duration of all users)
- Country from which the website was accessed
- Use of website functions
- Which page is selected and how often
- Website from which the user comes
- Booking conversion rate (number of users of the website who book a service)
- Region from which the user comes
- Device and equipment category with which the user accesses our website
This website uses Google Analytics, a web analysis service provided by Google Inc. (‘Google’). Google Analytics uses so-called cookies which are text files placed on your computer so that an analysis can be made of how you use the website. The information generated by the cookie about how you use this website is transferred to a Google server in the USA and stored there. This website uses Google’s IP anonymization tool ‘_anonymizeIp()’ which enables the IP addresses of users of Google within the member states of the European Union or other signatory states to the Agreement on the European Economic Area to be abbreviated beforehand. Only in exceptional cases will the full IP address be transmitted to a Google server in the USA and abbreviated there. By order of the operator of this website, Google uses this information to evaluate how the website is used by the users, to compile reports on the website activities and offer other services associated with the use of the website and the internet to the website operator. The IP address transmitted by your browser in the context of Google Analytics is not combined with other Google data.
Google is the recipient of this data.
The data processed by the cookie is transmitted to Google in the USA. Please note that government agencies or secret services may have access to this information. The data processed by the cookie is transmitted to the USA in accordance with the Privacy Shield. For more information on the certification, please visit www.privacyshield.gov/participant. The data processed by the cookie will be deleted by us after 26 months, or after revocation of consent. We check once a month whether there is a need to delete any cookie data.
You can revoke your consent at any time with effect for the future. Please use our cookie tool for this or download the browser add-on from the following link: https://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout?hl=en which prevents the Google cookies from being set.
The legal basis for processing personal data using cookies is Art. 6 (1) lit. f) GDPR.
When you access our website, the consent text is displayed. If you select “Change” or tick “Agree” for anonymized statistics of use and tick “Save cookie settings”, the Google Analytics cookies will be set and the data will be processed as described under 9. If you do not tick or change anything in the cookie tool, the Google Cookies will not be set.
By setting the cookie tool, you consent to allow the cookies described in our privacy statement under 8. and 9. to be set by Google Analytics. Refusal to consent does not adversely affect the use of the website as the consent only applies to the website analysis tools and the site is able to function without them.
11. Revocation of consent
You can revoke your consent at any time. You have the possibility to submit this revocation in text form to Franz Binder GmbH & Co. Elektrische Bauelemente KG at the contact data stated in the imprint under firstname.lastname@example.org. The revocation of consent shall not affect the legality of any data processed in accordance with the consent given by you before it was revoked.
This page contains links to websites of external operators. The links were carefully checked before they were activated. A possibility still exists, however, that changes are made to the content by the respective operator. This privacy statement only applies to Franz Binder GmbH & Co. Elektrische Bauelemente KG’s website. No liability is assumed for the content or correctness of the privacy statements of websites of other providers. To obtain information on the privacy statements of the other providers, please examine their websites or contact the respective provider.
13. Rights of data subjects
Franz Binder GmbH & Co. Elektrische Bauelemente KG offers its customers the right to information, correction, data portability, deletion or restriction of processing, as well as the right to object to data processing in accordance with Art. 6 (1), lit. e), f) GDPR. Send your request to:
If you believe that the processing of your data violates data protection regulations or that your data protection rights have otherwise been violated in any way, you can complain to the responsible supervisory authority.