Data protection

ELEKTRA takes the protection of your personal information very seriously.

We adhere strictly to the regulations of the data protection regulations. With the following information, we would like to inform you about how your personal data that is collected during use of our website is handled.

Section 1: Information about collection of personal data
(1) Personal data includes all information that relate to an identified or identifiable natural person (referred to in the following as the “data subject”). A natural person is considered identifiable if they are directly or indirectly able to be identified, especially though assignment of a code like a name or code number, location data, and online code, one or more special properties that are an expression of their physical, physiological, genetic, physical, economic, cultural, or social identity. Personal data includes all data that relates to you personally, e.g. name, address, e-mail address, user behaviour.

(2) The data controller according to Art. 4 No. 7 GDPR is

ELEKTRA Gesellschaft für elektrotechnische Geräte mbH
Werkstr. 7, 32130 Enger, Germany
Tel.: +49 5223 185-301
Fax: +49 5223 185-306
General Manager: Matthias Delius, Boris Niessing

(3) You may reach our external data protection officer at:

Mrs Heleen Urbanek
Sachverständigenbüro Mülot GmbH
Grüner Weg 80, 48268 Greven, Germany
Tel.: +49 2571 5402 0

(4) When making contact with us by e-mail or via a contact form, the information data you provide (your e-mail address, your name, and possibly your telephone) will be saved by us so that we are able to answer your questions. We shall delete the data resulting in this context after storage is no longer required, or we shall limit processing in case legal storage obligations are present. Data processing for the purpose of establishing contact with us takes place according to Art. 6 Para. 1 S.1 lit. a GDPR on the basis of your voluntary consent.

Section 2: Your rights
(1) You possess the following rights vis-a-vis us with regard to the personal data affecting you:

  • Right to information according to Art. 15 GDPR,
  • Right to correct according to Art. 16 GDPR or deletion according to Art. 17 GDPR,
  • Right to limit processing according to Art. 18 GDPR,
  • Right to object to processing according to Art. 21 GDPR,
  • Right to transfer data according to Art. 20 GDPR,
  • Right to withdraw consent according to Art. 7 Para. 3 GDPR.

(2) You also possess the right to complain to a data protection supervisory authority concerning processing of your personal data by us according to Art. 77 GDPR.

(3) Automated decision-making including profiling according to Art. 22 Para. 1 and 4 GDPR shall not take place.

Section 3: Collection of personal data while visiting our website

(1) While accessing our website,, your browser automatically transmits personal data to our server. This process is technically required to display our website to you and to ensure the stability and security. This information is saved temporarily as a so-called log file. The following information is collected without actions on your behalf and stored until automated deletion:

  • IP address of the querying computer,
  • Date and time of access,
  • Number and URL of the accessed file,
  • Website that access originated from,
  • The browser used, the operating system of your computer as required, and The name of your access provider,
  • Access status/http status code,
  • The respective transferred data quantity.

(2) In no case shall we use the collected data for purposes of making conclusions about your identity.

(3) The legal basis for data processing is Art. 6 Para. 1 Line 1 lit. f GDPR. Our justified interest follows from the purposes for data processing listed above.

Section 4: Cookies

(1) We use cookies on our website. These are small files that are automatically created by your browser and stored on your end device when you visit our site. Cookies do not cause any damage on your terminal device, do not contain viruses, Trojans or other malware.

(2) Information is stored in the cookie, which in each case arises in connection with the specifically used end device. This does not mean, however, that we obtain direct knowledge of your identity.

(3) The use of cookies serves on the one hand to make the use of our offer more pleasant for you. For example, we use so-called session cookies to recognize that you have already visited individual pages of our website. These are automatically deleted when you leave our website. In addition, we also use temporary cookies to optimize user-friendliness, which are stored on your end device for a certain fixed period of time. If you visit our site again to use our services, we will automatically recognize that you have already been with us and what entries and settings you have made so that you do not have to enter them again. Most browsers accept cookies automatically. However, you can configure your browser so that no cookies are stored on your computer or so that a message always appears before a new cookie is created. However, disabling cookies completely may mean that you will not be able to use all the features of our website.

(4) You can prevent the installation of cookies by setting your browser software accordingly; we would like to point out, however, that in this case not all functions of this website may be fully usable.

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(6) Notes on the use of Google Analytics

On this website we use Google Analytics, a web analysis service of Google Inc. ( (1600 Amphitheatre Parkway, Mountain View, CA 94043, USA; hereinafter “Google”). In this context, pseudonymized user profiles are created and cookies are used. The information generated by the cookie about your use of this website such as

Browser type/version,
operating system used,
Referrer URL (the previously visited page),
Host name of the accessing computer (IP address),
Time of the server request,

are transmitted to a Google server in the USA and stored there. The information is used to evaluate the use of the website, to compile reports on the website activities and to provide further services connected with the use of the website and the Internet for the purposes of market research and the design of these Internet pages in line with requirements. This information may also be transferred to third parties if required by law or if third parties process this data on our behalf. Under no circumstances will your IP address be merged with other data from Google. The IP addresses are made anonymous so that an assignment is not possible (IP masking).

(7) You can also prevent the collection of data generated by the cookie and related to your use of the website (including your IP address) and the processing of this data by Google by downloading and installing a browser add-on (

(8) Further information on data protection in connection with Google Analytics can be found in the Google Analytics Help (

(9) You can prevent the collection by Google Analytics by clicking on the following link. An opt-out cookie will be set to prevent future collection of your information when you visit this website

Section 5: Use of the contact form

For questions of all types, we offer you the option to contact us using a contact form provided on the website. In this case, provision of a valid e-mail address is required so that we know who the request comes from and how we should answer it. You may provide additional information voluntarily for improved contact processing and enables us to contact you personally. The personal data collected by us for use of the contact form will be deleted automatically after the request submitted by you has been processed.

Section 6: Forwarding data

(1) We only pass on your personal data to third parties if

  • you have given your express consent in accordance with Art. 6 para. 1 sentence 1 lit. a DSGVO
  • the disclosure pursuant to Art. 6 para. 1 sentence 1 lit. f DSGVO is necessary for the assertion, exercise or defence of legal claims and there is no reason to assume that you have an overriding interest worthy of protection in not disclosing your data,
  • in the event that there is a legal obligation to pass on the data pursuant to Art. 6 para. 1 sentence 1 lit. c DSGVO, and
  • this is legally permissible and, according to Art. 6 para. 1 sentence 1 lit. b DSGVO, necessary for the processing of contractual relationships with you.

(2) Beyond this, your personal data will not be transferred to third parties.

Section 7: Data security

(1) We utilise suitable technical and organisational security measures to protect your data against coincidental or intentional manipulation, partial or complete loss, destruction, and against unauthorised access by third parties. Our security measures are continuously improved according to technological developments.

(2) We use state-of-the-art SSL/TLS encryption on our website.

Section 8: Further questions

If you still have further questions about data protection or general handling of personal data by ELEKTRA Gesellschaft für elektrotechnische Geräte mbH that go beyond the information provided, then please contact us.