Privacy statement


When using our website, person related data may be collected, used and stored, but only in compliance with the relevant legal regulations as described below:

Whenever we ask for your permission to process personal data, Art. 6 chapter 1 lit. a) EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) will be the legal basis.

Whenever the processing of personal data is required for execution of a contract of which you are a party, Art. 6 chapter 1 lit. b) EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) will be the legal basis. This also applies to processing procedures which are necessary as measures precedent of a contract.

As far as processing of personal data is required to comply with a legal obligation valid for us, Art. 6 chapter 1 lit. c) EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) will be the legal basis.

If processing of personal data is required for the protection of legitimate interest, Art. 6 chapter 1 lit. f) EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) will be the legal basis.

Your personal data will be erased as soon as the purpose for storing no longer applies. Beyond that, data may be stored, if provided by European or national legislative in regulations underlying Union law. Data can also be erased, if the retention period defined in above mentioned codes expires, unless further data storage is required for the conclusion or execution of a contract.

With each access to our website temporary information transmitted by your browser will automatically be stored. The created log file stores browser type/version, system software, name and URL of the accessed file, reference URL (the page visited before), host name of the accessing computer (IP address) as well as date and time of the server request. There will be no junction of these data with other data sources. The storage and processing of these data serves solely for the system security and the optimization of the internet offer.

We offer you the opportunity to use our website to get information to various questions regarding our company and our products and also to contact us. You can contact us using the contact form, by calling us or by requesting a callback. When contacting, data like name, mail address and phone number will be recorded. Processing of these data serves measures precedent to a contract required for the service offered. The data will be erased unless they are necessary for the fulfillment of a contract or for measures precedent to a contract. Your contact data will not be forwarded to third parties.

Alternatively, contact is possible via the provided mail address. In this case only the personal data of the user transmitted with the mail will be saved.

We offer the opportunity to subscribe to a newsletter free of charge. When subscribing to our newsletter, the data from the user interface will be transmitted and stored. Those data are your name, mail address and your phone number. The acquisition of these data serves to submit the newsletter. Processing of these data is done according to your agreement. The agreement is obtained during the registration process with reference to this data privacy statement.

In case the declaration of consent is withdrawn, the data will be erased unless there is a need to keep the data, e.g. for legal requirements.

Our website uses Google Analytics, a web analysis service of Google Inc. 1600 Amphitheatre Parkway, Mountain View, CA 94043, USA ("Google"). Google Analytics uses “cookies”, i.e. text files which are saved on your computer and enable the analysis of utilization of our offering by Google. The information about using our website collected by the cookie (including your IP address) will usually be transmitted to a Google server in USA and will be stored there.

Google will use the above information to analyze your user profile of our websites to compose reports for us about internet activities and to provide further services to us regarding the utilization of websites and the internet. The IP address transmitted by your browser in connection with Google Analytics will not be merged with other data of Google. A transmission of these data to third parties by Google will only be done if requested by law or in connection with order-data processing. In no way will Google connect your data with other data recorded by Google. By using these websites, you agree to the processing of the collected data by Google and to the afore mentioned method of data processing as well as to the named purpose. You can prevent the saving of cookies by setting your browser software accordingly; however, we would like to point out that in this case you may then not be able to use the whole range of our website. In addition, you can prevent recording data created by the cookie and related to your utilization of this website, and also the processing of these data by Google, by downloading and installing the following browser plugin which is available under the following link: tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout

There will be an opt-out-cookie which blocks the future recording of your data when visiting this website. You will find further information to terms of use and data privacy under https://www.google.com/analytics/terms/us.html und https://policies.google.com/?hl=us.

We cannot guarantee for safe data transfer within the internet. Messages via mail are not encrypted. Therefore, information of third parties cannot be ruled out. We recommend therefore to send confidential information via paper mail only.

You are entitled at any time to get a free of charge information on your personal data stored by us, as well as to block, correct or erase your data collected by us.

Furthermore, you are entitled to enter an objection against the processing of personal data related to you which is carried out “solely” based on legitimate interest by us or third parties (Art. 6 chapter 1 lit. f GDPR). We will not process personal data in case of an objection except for the case that we can prove imperative protectable reasons for processing which outweigh your interests, rights or freedom, or if the processing serves to enforce, execute or defend legal claims.

You are also entitled to withdraw your data privacy laws related declaration of consent at any time. The revocation of the consent will not affect the lawfulness of the processing done before revocation which was based on consent.

Verantwortlicher im Sinne der Datenschutzgrundverordnung

V&F Analyse- und Messtechnik GmbH
Andreas Hofer Strasse 15
6067 Absam
Österreich

Alexander Federer