Privacy Policy


General notice and mandatory information

Designation of the responsible body

The responsible body for data processing on this website is:

SIGNal Design GmbH
Markus Schäffler
Max-Planck-Straße 3-5
74523 Schwäbisch Hall

The responsible body decides alone or jointly with others on the purposes and means of processing personal data (e.g. names, contact details, etc.).

Revocation of your consent to data processing

Some data processing operations are only possible with your express consent. You can revoke your already given consent at any time. An informal notification by email is sufficient for the revocation. The legality of the data processing carried out before the revocation remains unaffected by the revocation.

Right to lodge a complaint with the responsible supervisory authority

As a data subject, you have the right to lodge a complaint with the competent supervisory authority in the event of a breach of data protection law. The competent supervisory authority with regard to data protection issues is the state data protection officer of the federal state in which our company is based. The following link provides a list of data protection officers and their contact details:
https://www.bfdi.bund.de/DE/Infothek/Anschriften_Links/anschriften_links-node.html.

Right to data portability

You have the right to have data that we process automatically on the basis of your consent or in fulfillment of a contract handed over to you or to third parties. It is made available in a machine-readable format. If you request the direct transfer of the data to another responsible person, this will only be done if it is technically feasible.

Right to information, correction, blocking, deletion

You have the right to free information about your stored personal data, the origin of the data, their recipients and the purpose of the data processing and, if necessary, the right to correct, block or delete this data at any time within the framework of the applicable legal provisions. You can contact us at any time using the contact options listed in the legal notice if you have any further questions on the subject of personal data.

SSL or TLS encryption

For security reasons and to protect the transmission of confidential content that you send to us as the site operator, our website uses an SSL or. TLS encryption. This means that data that you transmit via this website cannot be read by third parties. You can recognize an encrypted connection by the “https: //” address line of your browser and by the lock symbol in the browser line.

Data protection officer

We have appointed a data protection officer.

Markus Hörger
Max-Planck-Straße 3-5
74523 Schwäbisch Hall

Telefon: 0791-97 47 47-26
E-Mail: datenschutz@signal-design.de

Server log files

The website provider automatically collects and stores information that your browser automatically transmits to us in server log files. These are:

  • Browser type and browser version
  • Operating system used
  • Referrer URL
  • Host name of the accessing computer
  • Time of the server request
  • IP address

There is no merging of this data with other data sources. Data processing is based on Art. 6 Para. 1 lit. b GDPR, which allows the processing of data for the performance of a contract or pre-contractual measures.

Data transfer when concluding a contract for the purchase and dispatch of goods

Personal data will only be transmitted to third parties if there is a need to process the contract. Third parties can be payment service providers or logistics companies, for example. A further transmission of the data does not take place or only if you have expressly consented to this.

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.

Contact form

Data transmitted via the contact form, including your contact details, will be stored in order to be able to process your request or to be available for follow-up questions. This data will not be passed on without your consent.

The processing of the data entered in the contact form takes place exclusively on the basis of your consent (Art. 6 Para. 1 lit. a GDPR). You can revoke your already given consent at any time. An informal notification by email is sufficient for the revocation. The legality of the data processing operations carried out before the revocation remains unaffected by the revocation.

Data transmitted via the contact form will remain with us until you ask us to delete it, revoke your consent to storage or there is no longer any need to store data. Mandatory legal provisions – in particular retention periods – remain unaffected.

Information you provide

You can provide us with data about yourself and your requirements via various sources: the SIGNal website, the use of other SIGNal products or services, the use of digital SIGNal offers (including social media platforms), participation in events and related events, Participation in surveys, social media, promotions or trade shows, and calls to our company. We receive data about you and your products to be refined (vehicle, real estate, promotional items, etc.).

Information We Collect About You
The data that SIGNal collects about you includes:

• Contact details (e.g. name, address, telephone number, e-mail address);

• Data that you provide us directly, e.g. personal interests and photos;

• Vehicle information (e.g. chassis number, make, model, year of construction, dealer, purchase or leasing date, purchase / leasing price, equipment and service history);

• Photos and other user-generated content, e.g. Materials that you submit to participate in contests or personal interests that you post on social networks;

• Data that is automatically collected when you visit our website.

If you use a digital device to activate or access SIGNal services, we may collect data about the device you are using. When you visit our website, we can automatically collect the following data:

• Location data. When you use our services, we can collect and process data about your current location. We use various technologies to determine our location, e.g. IP addresses, GPS and other sensor data.

• Technical specifications. This includes the Internet protocol address (IP address) through which your computer is connected to the Internet, your login data, the browser type and version you are using, time zone settings, types and versions of browser plug-ins, the operating system you are using and the platform.

• Data about your interactions. This includes the full Uniform Resource Locators (URL) clickstream to, through, and from our website (including the date and time); Products you have viewed or searched for; Page load times, download errors, length of time spent on certain pages, page interaction (such as scrolls, clicks and mouse movements) and methods of exiting the page, and phone numbers used to call our customer service number.

Profiling
We may use the data we collect about you, in combination with publicly available data about your opinions on certain topics and your demographic data, to better understand our customers and to improve the products and services we deliver. A combination of your personal data with data of others takes place exclusively for the creation of statistical information and not for sending individualized messages. No automated decision-making processes are carried out with your personal data.

• Data we obtain from other sources.
We can receive data about you if you use one of the other websites operated by us or another service provided by us. We also work closely with third parties (including, for example, business partners, subcontractors for technical services and payment and delivery services, or operators of advertising networks, analysis services, social media platforms or search information providers) and can receive data about you from them.

Use of your data

We use your data to look after the TII Shop and to place orders, contact you, etc. to be able to handle.

Passing on your data

We will make this data available to the TII Group for the support of the TII Shop. The data protection guidelines of TII Group.

Location of your personal data

The data collected from you can be transferred to a location outside the European Economic Area (“EEA”) and stored there (subject to any relevant legal provisions on local storage of data). In addition, your data may be processed outside the EEA by people who work for us or one of our partners, such as your local SIGNal partner. For the area of ​​responsibility of these persons e.g. processing your order, processing your payment details and providing supporting services. We will take all reasonable steps necessary to ensure that your information is treated securely and in accordance with this Privacy Policy.

Your data will be stored securely until you instruct us otherwise. Otherwise, the General Data Protection Regulation (EU GDPR) applies, unless otherwise stated.

Unsubscribing from advertising
You have a choice of whether to consent to receiving marketing information and services, and you will be asked for your consent to receive such information. If you would like no further marketing information or if you would like to update your preferences, please contact us here or using the contact details below.

Use of Google Maps

This website uses Google Maps API to visually display geographic information. When using Google Maps, Google also collects, processes and uses data about the use of the map functions by visitors. You can find more information about data processing by Google Google-Datenschutzhinweisen remove. There you can also change your personal data protection settings in the data protection center.

Detailed instructions for managing your own data in connection with Google products here.

Cookies

Our website uses cookies. These are small text files that your web browser saves on your device. Cookies help us to make our offer more user-friendly, more effective and safer.

Some cookies are “session cookies.” Such cookies are automatically deleted at the end of your browser session. However, other cookies remain on your device until you delete them yourself. Such cookies help us to recognize you when you return to our website.

With a modern web browser you can monitor, restrict or prevent the setting of cookies. Many web browsers can be configured so that cookies are automatically deleted when the program is closed. Deactivating cookies can restrict the functionality of our website.

The setting of cookies, which are necessary to carry out electronic communication processes or to provide certain functions you wish to use (e.g. shopping cart), is based on Art. 6 Para. 1 lit. f GDPR. As the operator of this website, we have a legitimate interest in storing cookies for the technically error-free and smooth provision of our services. If other cookies are set (e.g. for analysis functions), these will be treated separately in this data protection declaration.

Google Analytics

Our website uses functions of the web analysis service Google Analytics. The provider of the web analysis service is Google Inc., 1600 Amphitheater Parkway, Mountain View, CA 94043, USA.

Google Analytics uses “cookies.” These are small text files that your web browser saves on your device and that enable website usage to be analyzed. Information generated by cookies about your use of our website
are transmitted to a Google server and stored there. The server location is usually the USA.

Google Analytics cookies are set on the basis of Art. 6 Para. 1 lit. f GDPR. As the operator of this website, we have a legitimate interest in analyzing user behavior in order to optimize our website and, if necessary, advertising.

IP anonymization

We use Google Analytics in conjunction with the IP anonymization function. It ensures that Google uses your IP address within member states of the European Union or in other contracting states of the Agreement on the European Economic Area
shortens before it is sent to the USA. There may be exceptional cases in which Google transmits the full IP address to a server in the USA and abbreviates it there. On our behalf, Google will use this information to monitor your use of the website
evaluate in order to create reports on website activities and to provide us with other services related to website activity and internet usage. There is no merging of those transmitted by Google Analytics
IP address with other data from Google instead.

Browser Plugin

The setting of cookies by your web browser can be prevented. However, this could limit some functions of our website. You can also record data relating to your website usage, including your IP address
prevent subsequent processing by Google. You can do this by downloading and installing the browser plug-in available via the following link: https://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout?hl=de.

Objection to data collection

You can prevent Google Analytics from collecting your data by clicking on the following link. An opt-out cookie will be set which prevents the collection of your data on future visits to our website: Deactivate Google Analytics.

You can find details on how user data is handled by Google Analytics in Google’s privacy policy: https://support.google.com/analytics/answer/6004245?hl=de.

Order processing

In order to fully comply with the statutory data protection requirements, we have concluded an order processing contract with Google.

Demographic characteristics in Google Analytics

Our website uses the “demographic characteristics” function of Google Analytics. It can be used to create reports that contain statements on the age, gender and interests of the site visitors. This data comes from interest-based advertising
from Google as well as from visitor data from third-party providers. It is not possible to assign the data to a specific person. You can deactivate this function at any time. You can do this via the ad settings in your Google account or
by generally prohibiting the collection of your data by Google Analytics, as explained in the section “Objection to data collection”.

PayPal

Our website allows payment via PayPal. The provider of the payment service is PayPal (Europe) S.à.r.l. et Cie, S.C.A., 22-24 Boulevard Royal, L-2449 Luxembourg.

If you pay with PayPal, the payment data you have entered will be transmitted to PayPal.

The transfer of your data to PayPal is based on Art. 6 Para. 1 lit. a GDPR (consent) and Art. 6 Para. 1 lit. b GDPR (processing to fulfill a contract). You can revoke your already given consent at any time.
Data processing operations in the past remain effective in the event of a revocation.

Source: data protection configurator from mein-datenschutzbeauftragter.de plus individual adjustments.