Data protection information 2020-03-15T11:12:16+00:00

Data protection information

Is responsible in the sense of the data protection law:

Wave Steel GmbH
Josef Huber Straße 6
A-2620 Ternitz

Phone: +43 (0)664 88727088
e-mail: info@wavesteel.at

1. Introduction

Your data is in safe hands with us! We are obliged to protect your data and take this task seriously. This data protection information describes why and how data is collected and in what form it will be processed when you visit our website.

2. What are personal data?

Personal data in the sense of the DSGVO is information relating to persons whose identity is identifiable (e.g. name, contact data, e-mail address, IP address).

3. How is your personal data processed by us?

We process your personal data to safeguard our legitimate interests (Art 6 Paragraph 1 lit f DSGVO), namely to ensure the operation, security and optimisation of our website, or because you have registered as a subscriber to our newsletter (Art 6 Paragraph 1 lit a DSGVO) or to process your enquiries which you send to us via the contact form or other enquiry forms on our website, by e-mail or by telephone (Art 6 para. 1 lit a DSGVO)

SSL encryption is used to ensure that your data is transmitted securely. The website and mail server is hosted by the Austrian hoster “World4You”. The processing is carried out in accordance with the currently valid data protection regulations.

Mainly to measure the activities, cookies are used on these websites. Cookies can help us to better tailor the offer on a website to the interests of the visitors or to better react to our target group on the basis of statistical evaluations.

Furthermore, you can decide for yourself whether the browser you use allows cookies or not. However, deactivating cookies can lead to functional impairment of many websites.

The following cookies can be set by our website:

PHPSESSID: this serves to identify a visitor and is removed after the session.

_utmt, _utma, _utmb, _utmc, _utmz, PREF, NID: these cookies are set by Google to identify users and their sessions and to collect usage statistics.

This website uses Google Analytics, a web analysis service of Google Inc. (“Google”). Google Analytics uses “cookies”, which are text files placed on your computer, to help the website analyze how visitors use the site. The information generated by the cookie about your use of this website is usually transferred to a Google server in the USA and stored there.

IP anonymisation is activated on this website, i.e. your IP address is, however, shortened by Google within member states of the European Union or in other contracting states of the Agreement on the European Economic Area before. Only in exceptional cases will the full IP address be transferred to a Google server in the USA and shortened there. On behalf of the operator of this website, Google will use this information to evaluate your use of the website, to compile reports on the website activities and to provide further services to the website operator in connection with the use of the website and the Internet.

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. You can also prevent the collection of data generated by the cookie and related to your use of the website to Google and the processing of this data by Google by downloading and installing the browser plugin available under the following link: http://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout?hl=de.

If you register for our newsletter via our website, we process your first name, last name, e-mail address, the time of registration and your IP address. Furthermore, we store which newsletters we have sent you, whether and when you opened or blocked them or marked them as spam, whether they could not be delivered temporarily or permanently, whether you subscribe or unsubscribe from the newsletter and which and how many links you click on in the newsletters. The processing of this data is covered by the consent given when you subscribe to our newsletter. If you do not wish to provide this information, we ask you not to register for the newsletter.

In order to achieve the above-mentioned purposes, it may be necessary in some cases to disclose your data to the following recipients. This disclosure may be made by transmission, dissemination or any other form of making available.

Recipient – place of business:

World4You Internet Services GmbH (website hosting) – Austria

Rechnerherz e.U. (maintenance of the website, organisation of the newsletter, if you are registered for it) – Austria

4. How long will your data be stored?

We will only store your data for as long as it is necessary for the purposes for which we have collected your data:

The website access data is subject to the retention periods of our host.

5. What rights do you have with regard to data processing?

We would also like to inform you that you have the right at any time to request information about which of your personal data is being processed by us (see in detail Art. 15 DSGVO), the right to have your data corrected or deleted (see in detail Art. 16 DSGVO), the right to limit the processing of your data (see in detail Art. 18 DSGVO), the right to object to the processing of your data (see in detail Art. 21 DSGVO), the right to exercise the right of data transferability (see in detail Art. 20 DSGVO).

If we process your data on the basis of your consent, you have the right to revoke this consent at any time by e-mail or by mail. This does not affect the legality of the data processing carried out up to this point in time (Art 7 para. 3 DSGVO).

If, despite our obligation to process your data lawfully, contrary to expectations, your right to the lawful processing of your data is violated, please contact us by mail or e-mail (see below for contact details) so that we can learn about your concerns and deal with them. However, you also have the right to lodge a complaint with the Austrian Data Protection Authority or with any other data protection supervisory authority in the EU, especially at your place of residence or work.

Should you have any further questions regarding the processing of your data, please feel free to contact us directly by e-mail or by mail.

Changes to this data protection policy

We reserve the right to change the security and data protection measures if this becomes necessary due to technical developments. In these cases we will also adapt our data protection information accordingly and inform you of the changed conditions.

Contact details

Wave Steel GmbH
Josef Huber Straße 6
A-2620 Ternitz

Phone: +43 (0)664 88727088
e-mail: info@wavesteel.at