Privacy Policy

Privacy Policy in compliance with European legislation (Telemediengesetz/ TMG and General Data Protection Regulation/ GDPR)

Thank you for visiting our website and your interest in our company and products. We are committed to respecting the privacy of those who use our website. Please carefully read the following information:

Responsible of data collection

The data processing on this website is carried out by the website operator, that contact details you can find in the imprint.

Anonymity

You can use the website of Docter Optics SE without revealing your identity. We receive only the name of your internet service provider, the name of the website from which you visit us and information on the pages of our website that you visit. This information is evaluated for statistical purposes. As an individual user, you remain anonymous.

Server log files

The provider of the pages automatically collects and stores information in so-called server log files, which your browser automatically transmits to us. These are:

  • Browser type and browser version
  • Used Operating system 
  • Referrer URL
  • Time of the server request
  • IP address

These data are not combined with other data sources. The basis for data processing is Art. 6 Para. 1 lit.b GDPR, which allows the processing of data for the performance of a contract or pre-contractual measures.

Google Analytics

This website uses Google Analytics, a web analytics service provided by Google Inc. (“Google”). Google Analytics uses “cookies”, which are text files placed on your computer to help the website analyze how users use the site. The information generated by the cookie about your use of the website (including your IP address) will be transmitted to and stored by Google on servers in the United States. Google will use this information for the purposes of evaluating your use of the website, compiling reports on website activity for website operators and providing other services relating to website activity and internet usage. Google may also transfer this information to third parties where required to do so by law or where such third parties process the information on Google’s behalf. Google will not associate your IP address with any other data held by Google. You may refuse the use of cookies by selecting the appropriate settings on your browser, however please note that if you do this you may not be able to use the full functionality of this website.

You can prevent Google Analytics from collecting data about you on this website by clicking on this link deactivate google analytics. By clicking on this link, you can download an opt-out cookie. Therefore, your browser must generally allow the storage of cookies. If you delete your cookies on a regular basis, you must click on the link every time you visit this website.

You can revoke your consent to the future collection and storage of your data at any time.

In view of the discussion about the use of analytics tools that capture entire IP addresses, we would like to inform you that this website employs Google Analytics with the “anonymizeIp()” function. This function processes a shortened version of your IP address only so that it cannot be linked to your personal data.

Order data processing

We have concluded a contract for data processing with Google and fully implement the strict requirements of the German data protection authorities when using Google Analytics.

Recording, processing and transfer of personal information

Personal information is only recorded if you provide this information, for example, in connection with an enquiry. Personal information is transferred to governmental institutions and authorities only in compliance with mandatory national legal regulations. Our employees have been instructed to treat personal information with strictest confidentiality.

External links

External links of websites of third parties refer to websites of other providers. Docter Optics SE has no influence over the content or design of these websites. The guarantees made in this statement of privacy policy do not therefore apply in such cases.

Further information and contact

If you would like to contact us by e-mail or by using our web-based form, we cannot guarantee the confidentiality of the information transferred. The content of e-mails or forms can be accessed by third parties. We therefore recommend that you send us confidential information exclusively by regular mail. If you should have any further questions on our privacy policy, please contact our data protection officer (DPO) at +49 (0) 36481 27-0 or DBS.SE(at)docteroptics.com.

Thank you for visiting us!

Status: 24.11.2020