Privacy Policy

1. An overview of data protection


The following gives a simple overview of what happens to your
personal information when you visit our website. Personal information is any data
with which you could be personally identified. Detailed information on the subject
of data protection can be found in our privacy policy found below.

Data collection on our website

Who is responsible for the data
collection on this website?

The data collected on this website are
processed by the website operator. The operator’s contact details can be found in
the website’s required legal notice.

How do we collect your data?

Some data are collected when you provide it to us. This could,
for example, be data you enter on a contact form.

Other data are collected
automatically by our IT systems when you visit the website. These data are
primarily technical data such as the browser and operating system you are using or
when you accessed the page. These data are collected automatically as soon as you
enter our website.

What do we use your data for?

Part of the data is collected to ensure the proper functioning of the website.
Other data can be used to analyze how visitors use the site.

rights do you have regarding your data?

You always have the right
to request information about your stored data, its origin, its recipients, and the
purpose of its collection at no charge. You also have the right to request that it
be corrected, blocked, or deleted. You can contact us at any time using the
address given in the legal notice if you have further questions about the issue of
privacy and data protection. You may also, of course, file a complaint with the
competent regulatory authorities.

Analytics and third-party tools

When visiting our website, statistical
analyses may be made of your surfing behavior. This happens primarily using
cookies and analytics. The analysis of your surfing behavior is usually anonymous,
i.e. we will not be able to identify you from this data. You can object to this
analysis or prevent it by not using certain tools. Detailed information can be
found in the following privacy policy.

You can object to this analysis. We
will inform you below about how to exercise your options in this regard.

2. General information and mandatory information

Data protection

The operators of this website take the protection of
your personal data very seriously. We treat your personal data as confidential and
in accordance with the statutory data protection regulations and this privacy

If you use this website, various pieces of personal data will be
collected. Personal information is any data with which you could be personally
identified. This privacy policy explains what information we collect and what we
use it for. It also explains how and for what purpose this happens.

note that data transmitted via the internet (e.g. via email communication) may be
subject to security breaches. Complete protection of your data from third-party
access is not possible.

Notice concerning the party responsible for this website

The party
responsible for processing data on this website is:

Zahnradpumpenfabrik Mannheim GmbH
Herr Torsten Rathsmann
Friesenheimer Str. 3-7
DE-68169 Mannheim

Telephone: +49 / (0)621 321 52 – 0

The responsible party is the natural or legal person who alone or jointly with
others decides on the purposes and means of processing personal data (names, email
addresses, etc.).

Revocation of your consent to the processing of your data

Many data
processing operations are only possible with your express consent. You may revoke
your consent at any time with future effect. An informal email making this request
is sufficient. The data processed before we receive your request may still be
legally processed.

Right to file complaints with regulatory authorities

If there has been
a breach of data protection legislation, the person affected may file a complaint
with the competent regulatory authorities. The competent regulatory authority for
matters related to data protection legislation is the data protection officer of
the German state in which our company is headquartered. A list of data protection
officers and their contact details can be found at the following link:

Right to data portability

You have the right to have data which we
process based on your consent or in fulfillment of a contract automatically
delivered to yourself or to a third party in a standard, machine-readable format.
If you require the direct transfer of data to another responsible party, this will
only be done to the extent technically feasible.

SSL or TLS encryption

This site uses SSL or TLS encryption for
security reasons and for the protection of the transmission of confidential
content, such as the inquiries you send to us as the site operator. You can
recognize an encrypted connection in your browser’s address line when it changes
from “http://” to “https://” and the lock icon is displayed in your browser’s
address bar.

If SSL or TLS encryption is activated, the data you transfer
to us cannot be read by third parties.

Information, blocking, deletion

As permitted by law, you have the
right to be provided at any time with information free of charge about any of your
personal data that is stored as well as its origin, the recipient and the purpose
for which it has been processed. You also have the right to have this data
corrected, blocked or deleted. You can contact us at any time using the address
given in our legal notice if you have further questions on the topic of personal

Opposition to promotional emails

We hereby expressly prohibit the use
of contact data published in the context of website legal notice requirements with
regard to sending promotional and informational materials not expressly requested.
The website operator reserves the right to take specific legal action if
unsolicited advertising material, such as email spam, is received.

3. Data collection on our website


Some of our web pages use cookies. Cookies do not harm your
computer and do not contain any viruses. Cookies help make our website more user-
friendly, efficient, and secure. Cookies are small text files that are stored on
your computer and saved by your browser.

Most of the cookies we use are
so-called “session cookies.” They are automatically deleted after your visit.
Other cookies remain in your device’s memory until you delete them. These cookies
make it possible to recognize your browser when you next visit the site.

You can configure your browser to inform you about the use of cookies so that
you can decide on a case-by-case basis whether to accept or reject a cookie.
Alternatively, your browser can be configured to automatically accept cookies
under certain conditions or to always reject them, or to automatically delete
cookies when closing your browser. Disabling cookies may limit the functionality
of this website.

Cookies which are necessary to allow electronic
communications or to provide certain functions you wish to use (such as the
shopping cart) are stored pursuant to Art. 6 paragraph 1, letter f of DSGVO. The
website operator has a legitimate interest in the storage of cookies to ensure an
optimized service provided free of technical errors. If other cookies (such as
those used to analyze your surfing behavior) are also stored, they will be treated
separately in this privacy policy.

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

These data will not be combined with data from other sources.

basis for data processing is Art. 6 (1) (f) DSGVO, which allows the processing of
data to fulfill a contract or for measures preliminary to a contract.

Contact form

Should you send us questions via the contact form, we
will collect the data entered on the form, including the contact details you
provide, to answer your question and any follow-up questions. We do not share this
information without your permission.

We will, therefore, process any data
you enter onto the contact form only with your consent per Art. 6 (1)(a) DSGVO.
You may revoke your consent at any time. An informal email making this request is
sufficient. The data processed before we receive your request may still be legally

We will retain the data you provide on the contact form until
you request its deletion, revoke your consent for its storage, or the purpose for
its storage no longer pertains (e.g. after fulfilling your request). Any mandatory
statutory provisions, especially those regarding mandatory data retention periods,
remain unaffected by this provision.

4. Analytics and advertising

Google reCAPTCHA

We use “Google reCAPTCHA” (hereinafter “reCAPTCHA”)
on our websites. This service is provided by Google Inc., 1600 Amphitheater
Parkway, Mountain View, CA 94043, USA (“Google”).

reCAPTCHA is used to
check whether the data entered on our website (such as on a contact form) has been
entered by a human or by an automated program. To do this, reCAPTCHA analyzes the
behavior of the website visitor based on various characteristics. This analysis
starts automatically as soon as the website visitor enters the website. For the
analysis, reCAPTCHA evaluates various information (e.g. IP address, how long the
visitor has been on the website, or mouse movements made by the user). The data
collected during the analysis will be forwarded to Google.

analyses take place completely in the background. Website visitors are not advised
that such an analysis is taking place.

Data processing is based on Art. 6
(1) (f) DSGVO. The website operator has a legitimate interest in protecting its
site from abusive automated crawling and spam.

For more information about
Google reCAPTCHA and Google’s privacy policy, please visit the following links: and

5. Plugins and tools

Google Web Fonts

For uniform representation of fonts, this page uses
web fonts provided by Google. When you open a page, your browser loads the
required web fonts into your browser cache to display texts and fonts

For this purpose your browser has to establish a direct
connection to Google servers. Google thus becomes aware that our web page was
accessed via your IP address. The use of Google Web fonts is done in the interest
of a uniform and attractive presentation of our website. This constitutes a
justified interest pursuant to Art. 6 (1) (f) DSGVO.

If your browser does
not support web fonts, a standard font is used by your computer.

information about handling user data, can be found at and in Google’s
privacy policy at

Google Maps

This site uses the Google Maps map service via an API. It
is operated by Google Inc., 1600 Amphitheatre Parkway, Mountain View, CA 94043,

To use Google Maps, it is necessary to save your IP address. This
information is generally transmitted to a Google server in the USA and stored
there. The provider of this site has no influence on this data transfer.

The use of Google Maps is in the interest of making our website appealing and
to facilitate the location of places specified by us on the website. This
constitutes a justified interest pursuant to Art. 6 (1) (f) DSGVO.

information about handling user data, can be found in the data protection
declaration of Google at