CID GmbH
Gewerbepark Birkenhain 1
63579 Freigericht
Germany

Privacy Policy

1. Data Protection Declaration of CID GmbH

CID GmbH (hereinafter referred to as "CID") is pleased that you are visiting our website and about your interest in our company and our products and services. The protection of your personal data in the processing during the whole business process is important to us and we would like you to feel safe when visiting our Internet pages. With this data protection declaration CID would like to inform you which data are collected from the users on the website. In addition, it is explained how this information is used and which measures CID takes to protect the personal data of the users.

2. Collection and Processing of Personal Data

Users of the CID – website do not have to register in general. Instead we only collect the necessary information in order to be able to offer you our products and services in an individual case. To this end our webservers temporarily store as a standard, for the purpose of system security, the connection data of the computer which is making the enquiry, the websites, which you visit in our company, the date and the duration of the visit, the identification data of the used browser and operating system as well as if applicable the website, from which you visit us. Insofar as you voluntarily provide information, these data, for example name, e-mail address, postal address, telephone and fax numbers are stored in our company.

3. Use and Forwarding of the Personal Data

Information about individual users which is collected on the CID - website is only used for internal company purposes. Only if you have granted us your prior consent or if – insofar as this is envisaged by statutory regulations – you have not filed an objection will we also use this information in order to inform you about news, improvements or innovations of products which may be of particular interest to you. CID neither sells, trades with nor lends the personal data which are collected online, nor does it knowingly pass any personal data onto third parties.

4. Use of Cookies

This website uses Cookies to help us optimize your user experience and make our Website more effective and secure. Cookies do not harm your computer and they do not contain viruses. Cookies are small text files stored by your browser. They mostly are so-called "Session-Cookies" that are automatically deleted after your visit. Others remain until you delete them manually. Those Cookies enable us to recognize your browser when you come back to our site. You can adjust your browser settings, so that you'll be informed once a Cookie is set and only allow them in individual cases, or you can disable the setting of Cookies in general or in certain cases. You may also enable your browser to delete Cookies automatically when closed. Deactivation Cookies may limit this site's functionality.

Services using Cookies on this site currently are:

  • Wurfl.io: A script that allows us to know if you visit us on a tablet-device, in order to adjust the site's experince accordingly.

5. Use of 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. In case of activation of the IP anonymization, Google will truncate/anonymize the last octet of the IP address for Member States of the European Union as well as for other parties to the Agreement on the European Economic Area. Only in exceptional cases, the full IP address is sent to and shortened by Google servers in the USA. On behalf of the website provider Google will use this information for the purpose 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 to the website provider. 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. Furthermore you can prevent Google’s collection and use of data (cookies and IP address) by downloading and installing the browser plug-in available under tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout?hl=en-GB

You can refuse the use of Google Analytics by clicking on the following link. An opt-out cookie will be set on the computer, which prevents the future collection of your data when visiting this website: Disable Google Analytics

Further information concerning the terms and conditions of use and data privacy can be found at www.google.com/analytics/terms/gb.html or at www.google.de/intl/en_uk/policies. Please note that on this website, Google Analytics code is supplemented by “gat._anonymizeIp();” to ensure an anonymized collection of IP addresses (so called IP-masking).

6. Security

Please note that transmission of data via the Internet is never 100% secure. CID undertakes to protect the personal user information however cannot guarantee the safety of this information if this is sent to or via the CID - website. Therefore, the user always bears the risk when transmitting this information.

7. Updates and Changes to the Data Protection Declaration

This declaration will be updated if required in order to ensure that new CID websites are also covered by this declaration or in order to include new services and functions. CID reserves the right to make changes to the data protection declaration at all times by complying with the Data Protection Act. CID will inform you about changes and updates to this declaration on the homepage of CID.

8. Right of Revocation

You are entitled to revoke the consent to use your personal data informally at all times.

9. Right of Information

Upon request you will be informed by CID which personal data are stored in our company.

10. Ability to Call the Data Protection Declaration

You can call and print out this data protection declaration from each page of the CID website under the link "Data protection declaration".

11. Questions and Comments

You can contact CID if you have any questions, suggestions and comments with regard to the processing, handling of and dealing with your personal data (data protection).