Privacy Policy

We, the ERGO-FIT GmbH & Co. KG and the cardiowise GmbH, are glad that you decided to visit our website and that you are interested in our companies. Protection of your personal data is very important to us. Personal data are individual details about personal or factual circumstances of a specific or identifiable natural person. This includes such information as the name, company name, address, contact person, e-mail, telephone number, fax, homepage. Since this data requires special protection, it is only collected by us to the extent that it is technically necessary. Below you will find the explanation, provided in accordance with our obligations, as to what information we collect during your visit to our website and how it is used.

Our privacy practices comply with the provisions of the Federal Data Protection Act (BDSG) and the Telemedia Act (TMG). We will collect, process and store your personal data exclusively for the purpose of processing inquiries and possibly for processing orders/contracts. Your data will be used only if you have previously given your specific consent, even for more specific purposes:

1. Responsible person pursuant to Section 13 Paragraph 1 TMG

  

Responsible person pursuant to the data protection law:

ERGO-FIT GmbH & Co. KG
Blocksbergstr. 165
66955 Pirmasens

Telephone: +49 (6331) 2461-0
Telefax: +49 (6331) 2461-55
E-Mail: info(at)ergo-fit.de

  

Responsible person pursuant to the data protection law:

cardiowise GmbH
Blocksbergstr. 165
66955 Pirmasens

Telephone: +49 (6331) 2461-87
Telefax: +49 (6331) 2461-55
E-Mail: contact(at)cardiowise.com

2. Pseudonymised use of the website

You can visit our website without providing us with any of your personal details. Pseudonymised usage of data are not merged with the data of the bearer of the pseudonym. No usage profiles are created.

3. Special features of the website

Our website offers various features that we use to collect, process and store personal data. Below you will find the explanation as to what happens with these data: The data recorded via our contact form / order form will only be used for processing of inquiries or orders received via the form. After processing the request / order, the collected data will be deleted within six months, unless storage requirements apply.

4. Data transfer / credit assessment and scoring / other purposes

We only pass on the data to third parties (name, company name, address, contact person, e-mail, telephone number, fax, homepage) so that we could fulfill our contractual obligations and so that the third parties could ensure a smooth operation, in particular to process a concluded contract, or if their storage is required for other legal reasons.

If you provide us with your personal information, such information will only be used for the purpose, on which you agreed before entering the information. We will only store your personal information for as long as necessary or required by law for the intended purpose of data collection. If we make an advance payment, we reserve the right, in order to safeguard our legitimate interests, if necessary, to obtain credit information from credit reporting agencies. In order to do so, we will transfer the personal data required for a credit check to third parties and use the received information on statistical probability of a default to make a balanced decision on establishment, implementation or termination of the contractual relationship. The credit information may contain probability values (score values), which are calculated on the basis of scientifically recognized mathematical and statistical methods and whose calculation includes, among other things, address data. Your concerns will be considered in accordance with the statutory provisions. You can receive a message from the respective credit reference agency on the stored data about you. Data will not be transferred to third parties except for the purposes of credit check, as well as fulfillment of contractual and payment obligations.

5. Statistical evaluation of the visits to this website

We collect, process and store the following data when you visit our website or individual files on the website: Website, from which the file was retrieved, name of the file, date and time of retrieval, amount of data transferred and message on the success of the retrieval (so-called Web Log). We use these access data exclusively in non-personalized form for the purpose of continuous improvement of our Internet offers, as well as for statistical purposes.

This website uses Google Analytics, a web analytics service provided by Google, Inc. (hereinafter referred to as: Google). Google Analytics uses "cookies", which are text files that are stored on your computer, and an analysis of the website use. The information generated by the cookie about the use of this website by you is usually transmitted to a Google server in the USA and stored there. However, if IP anonymization is activated on this website, your IP address will be shortened by Google beforehand on the territory of the member states of the European Union or of other contracting states of the Agreement on the European Economic Area. Only in exceptional cases will the full IP address be sent to a Google server in the US and shortened there. On behalf of the operator of this website, Google will use this information to assess your 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 operator. The IP address provided by Google Analytics within the framework of Google Analytics will not be merged with other data provided by Google.

You may decline storage of cookies by using a corresponding setting of your browser software; however, we would like to point out that in this case, you may not be able to use all features of this website. You may also prevent Google from collecting the data generated by the cookie and related to your use of the website (including your IP address), as well as from processing of this data. To do this, please follow this link http://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout?hl=de to download and install the available browser add-on. More information can be found at http://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout?hl=de or http://www.google.com/intl/de/analytics/privacyoverview.html (general information about Google Analytics and Privacy Policy).

You can prevent Google Analytics from collecting the data by clicking on the following link. An opt-out cookie will be set, which prevents collection of your data when you visit this website in the future:

Disable Google Analytics

For more information about Terms of Use and Privacy Policy, please see http://www.google.com/analytics/terms/de.html or https://www.google.de/intl/de/policies/. We would like point out that on this website, Google Analytics was extended by the code "anonymizeIp" to ensure anonymous collection of IP addresses (so-called IP Masking).

6. Information about the use of cookies

We use cookies on various pages in order to make your visit to our website more attractive and to enable the use of certain features. The so-called 'cookies' are small text files that your browser can store on your computer. The process of storing a cookie file is also called 'setting a cookie'. You can set your own browser according to your wishes so that you could stay informed about setting of cookies, decide on whether to allow cookies on a case-by-case basis, allow cookies in general or disable them in general.

Cookies can be used for different purposes - for example, to recognize that your PC already received this web offer (permanent cookies) or to save recently viewed offers (session cookies). We use cookies to provide you with enhanced user experience. However, our partner companies are not permitted or it is technically impossible for the partners to obtain, process or use personal data using cookies on our website. Most cookies we use are deleted from your hard drive at the end of the browser session (session cookies).

Other cookies remain on your computer and allow us to recognize your computer during your next visit (permanent cookies). Our usage of cookies does not entail any disadvantages or risks. In order to take advantage of our convenient features, we encourage you to allow cookies for our website.

7. Withdrawal of consent

Please note that you can revoke a given consent to collection of data at any time in the future.

8. Data security and data protection, e-mail communication

Your personal data will be stored in accordance with technical and organizational possibilities so that they are not accessible to third parties. When communicating by e-mail, we cannot guarantee complete data security; we recommend sending confidential information by post.

9. Information on data, requests for change and withdrawal of consent

In accordance with the Federal Data Protection Act, you have a right to obtain information on the stored data about you for free, as well as, if necessary, a right to correction, blocking or deletion of these data. Your data will be deleted unless such deletion contradicts legal regulations. You may revoke any permission given to us to use your personal information at any time. Requests for information, deletion and correction regarding your data, as well as any suggestions, can be sent to the following address at any time:

  

ERGO-FIT GmbH & Co. KG
Blocksbergstr. 165
66955 Pirmasens

  

cardiowise GmbH
Blocksbergstr. 165
66955 Pirmasens