The protection of your personal data is very important to us. In our business processes, we consider the protection of your privacy when processing personal data. The personal data that we receive when someone visits our websites, are processed according to the laws of the countries where the websites are being managed.
GC websites may contain links to websites of other providers which are not included in this declaration of data protection.
Personal data collection and processing
Via our websites we do not collect any personal data without your prior consent. You are the only person who decides if you wish to give us any personal data in the scope of a registration, a survey, a contest etc. Generally we only use your personal data to communicate with you or to give you access to certain contents.
Automated collection of non-personal information and data
If you visit our websites, information is collected automatically. But this information is not assigned to a certain person – except for registrations (e.g. information about the internet browser and the operating system that were used; domain name of the website you visited before; average length of stay on the website, called pages etc.). We use this information in order to determine the popularity of our website and to continuously improve its' contents.
We would like to use your data to inform you about our products and services and possibly ask you for your opinion. If you do not agree to the use of your data, you may inform us about this by sending us a note via regular mail. Then we will lock the data correspondingly. Security GC uses technical and organizational security measures in order to protect your data from coincidental or deliberate manipulation, loss, destruction or against unauthorized access. Our security measures are continuously improved in line with the latest technological developments.
If you visit one of our websites, we may place a „cookie“ on your computer. This cookie will be recognized automatically the next time you visit our website. Cookies enable us to adjust a website to the users' interests or to save their password, so they won't need to enter it again every time they visit the website. If you do not wish your computer to be identified, please adjust the cookie-settings of your computer in a way that the cookies will be deleted from the hard disk, all cookies will be blocked or a warning will be displayed before a cookie is saved on your computer.
Your e-mail-address is exclusively used for communication purposes between the GC-Group and you and not for any other purposes.
Use of Google Analytics
This website uses Google Analytics, a website analysis service of Google Inc. ('Google'). Google Analytics uses so called 'cookies', text files that will be saved on your computer and that enable the analysis of how you use the website. The information on how you use this website, which is created by the cookie, is usually transmitted to a Google server in the USA, where the information will be saved. If the IP anonymization is activated on this website, your IP-address will be abbreviated before the transmission, as far as you are in one of the member states of the European Union or in other contracting member states of the agreement on the European Economic Area. Only in exceptional cases, the entire IP-address will be transmitted to a Google server in the USA and abbreviated there. By order of the provider of this website, Google will use this information in order to assess the use of this website, to create reports about the website activities and to provide further services related to the use of the website and the use of the internet to the provider of the website. The IP-address that is transmitted from your browser with the help of Google Analytics, will not be combined with any other Google data. You may prevent the cookies from being saved by adjusting the settings of your browser-software; in this case, we would like to inform you that you might not be able to use all of the functions of this website. You may also prevent the Google registration and processing of the data related to the use of the website, which are created by the cookie (including your IP-address) by downloading and installing the following browser-plugin:(http://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout?hl=en)
For more information go to: http://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout?hl=en or: http://www.google.de/intl/en/policies/privacy/ (general information about Google Analytics and data protection). We inform you that the Google Analytics code on this website has been extended with 'gat._anonymizeIp();' in order to guarantee the anonymized registration of IP-addresses (so called IP-masking).
Questions or suggestions regarding our privacy statement
If you have questions or suggestions regarding our privacy statement or the processing of your personal data, please contact our Data Protection Officerunder the following address: firstname.lastname@example.org