Privacy policy

 

Welcome to "SWOX Surf Protection". We are happy for your visit at our shop and appreciate your interest in our company, products and websites. The protection of your privacy while using our websites is very important to us. Please take note of the following information.

 

1. Anonymous data collection

You can generally visit our websites without informing us about who you are. We only store the name of your internet service provider, the websites you are calling us from, and the name of the requested data. This information will be used for statistical purposes at most and serve for the improvement of our offer. You will remain anonymous as a single user.

 

2. Collection and processing of personal data

Personal data are only raised if you inform us about them on your own accord for concluding a contract or opening a new client account or when subscribing to our e-mail newsletter. These data are used only for the contracts and enquiries processing, without your explicit declaration. After the complete handling of the contract and complete payment of the purchase price, your data will be saved with regard to fiscal and commercial law retention period, but will be deleted afterwards providing you did not explicitly agree to further usage of them. The e-mail address you disclosed when the contract was concluded will be used after processing of contracts for own advertising purposes only, in terms of  newsletter, provided that you expressly agreed as follows: newsletter: subscribed.

You can unsubscribe to the newsletter any time by corresponding sending us a message. After unsubscribing your e-mail address will be deleted immediately.

 

3. Passing on of personal data

Personal data collected by you will be communicated to the carrier charged with the delivery.

Passing on of personal data may moreover happen if this is necessary, in order to defend our rights, e.g. within the scope of calling a claim. Otherwise a passing on of your personal data to a third party will not happen.

 

4. Cookies

Our online shop uses cookies, in order to make our appearance more user-friendly, effective and safer - e.g. when it comes to accelerating our platform. Additionally cookies enable us to measure the frequency of page views and the general navigation. Some of these cookies are transferred from our server to your system, in most cases this involves a cookie-session. These are deleted from your hard drive automatically. Of course you can reject cookies any time, as long as your browser allows to.


5. Usage of Google Analytics

This website makes use of Google Analytics,  a service for web analysis offered by Google Inc. ("Google") . Google Analytics utilizes cookies, text files which are stored on you computer and makes analysis of your visit on the website. The information about your usage of the website (including your IP address) generated by the cookies are transferred  and saved on the Google server in the USA. Google will use this information to evaluate your usage of the website, to assemble reports about the website activities for the hosts of the website and to generate further services related to the usage of the website and internet. Furthermore Google may pass this information to third parties, provided this is required by law or provided third parties process these data on behalf of Google. Google will not  track your account and connect your IP address with other data by Google. You can avoid the installation of the cookies by setting up your browser software; but then you may not be able to use all features of this website completely. By using this website you agree to processing your data collected by Google in the method and  purpose described above. Data collection and storage can be contradicted any time with future impacts. You can find our address for your objections in our imprint. Alternatively you can use the deactivation-add-on by Google Analytics (http://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout?hl=de), if it is available for your browser. This website exploits Google Analytics with the add-on „_anonymizeIp()“ and thus IP addresses are processed only in a shortened way, in order to exclude a direct personal reference.

 

 6. Usage of Facebook-Plugins

We added the plug-in of the social network facebook.com (following "Facebook") to our online appearance. Facebook is a company of Facebook Inc., 1601 S. California Ave, Palo Alto, CA 94394, USA. With every visit of our online appearance, which is equipped with such a plug-in, you are directly linked to Facebook. In the process the Facebook-server recognizes which website of our online appearance you are currently visiting. If you are a member of Facebook and you are logged-in while you are visiting our online appearance, Facebook recognizes the plug-in which certain website of our online appearance and assigns these information to your personal user account on Facebook. If you confirm one of the plug-ins, e.g. by clicking the "like" button or by posting a comment, this information will be sent and stored on your personal Facebook user account. The information that you visited our online appearance will be transmitted to Facebook, nevertheless you confirm one of the plug-ins. In order to avoid the transmission and the storage of data about you and your surfing behavior by Facebook, you have to log out from Facebook before visiting our online appearance. You can find further information within the privacy policy of Facebook about the raising and using of data by Facebook, about your rights regarding this and about setting possibilities in order to protect your privacy.

 

7. Information about client´ s rights and contacts

You are entitled to obtain free information about your saved data and to adjust, block or delete these data. If you have any further questions about the collection, processing or usage of your personal data, please contact us. The same for further information, inhibition, deletion and correctional wishes regarding your personal data and for recalls of given consents. You can find our contact address within our imprint.