Privacy policy

PVS Relationship Services GmbH & Co. KG

Julius-Hölder-Straße 47
70597 Stuttgart

PVS Relationship Services GmbH & Co KG, Julius-Hölder-Str. 47 in 70597 Stuttgart, Germany, hereinafter referred to as “PVS RS”, thanks you for visiting our website and for your interest in our company and our services. We pay more than just lip service to data protection, which is why we take the protection of your personal data very seriously and handle your data very carefully and confidentially. The current data protection regulations, in particular the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), are the top priority for PVS RS.

Responsibility
Responsible for the processing of personal data as it’s written in the GDPR is PVS RS.

Visit our website
When you visit our website, we receive your full IP address when you access it. Only with this IP address can we transmit the data of our website to you so that the website is displayed on your terminal device (Art. 6 (1) (b) and (f) GDPR). The temporary storage of the IP address by the system is necessary to enable the website to be delivered to your computer. For this purpose, your IP address may be stored for the duration of the session. As you have requested the website, this is in the common legitimate interest.

The web servers used by us store your IP address together with the referrer, date, time of the request, the access method/function desired by the requesting computer, the input values transmitted by the requesting computer (file name), the access status of the web server (file transferred, file not found, command not executed, etc. ), name of the requested file, as well as your browser and operating system version for a maximum of 14 days. This serves to detect and defuse IT security attacks. The data will no longer be used. The legal basis is art. 6 (1) f) GDPR). Our legitimate interest is to maintain our service and to prosecute attacks.

There is no possibility of objection, as these operations are absolutely necessary for the operation of the website. Please do not visit our site if you wish to object. Our web server is operated on our behalf by HETTENBACH GMBH & CO KG WERBEAGENTUR GWA as the recipient of your data requests.

Use of cookies
In order to make the visit to our websites attractive and to enable the use of certain functions, we use so-called cookies on various pages. These are small text files that are stored on your device. The cookies we use are deleted after the end of the browser session, i. e. after closing your browser (so-called session cookies).

Use of Google services
Our website uses programs (“plugins”) from Google. These services are operated by Google LLC, 1600 Amphitheatre Parkway, Mountain View, CA 94 043, USA.

If you visit a page of our website that contains such a plugin, your browser establishes a direct connection to the Google server. The contents of the plugin are transmitted directly to your browser and integrated into the page. By integrating the plugins, Google receives the information that your browser has accessed the corresponding page of our website, even if you do not have a user account with Google or are not currently logged in. This information (including your IP address) is transmitted from your browser directly to the Google server, which may also be located in the USA, and it must be assumed that the data is also stored there. These data processing operations are carried out in accordance with art. 6 (1) f) GDPR to maintain, improve and develop Google services, to provide personalised services, including content and advertisements by Google, to detect, prevent and fight fraud, abuse, security risks and technical problems at Google. Google describes the use of data for legitimate interests as follows:
The data is processed for:

  • Providing, maintaining and improving our services to meet the needs of Google users
  • Developing new products and features that are helpful to Google users
  • Insights about how people use Google services to ensure and improve the performance of our services
  • Personalizing Google services to provide you with a better user experience
  • Marketing to inform users about Google services
  • Advertising to make many Google services available to users for free
  • Uncovering, preventing or otherwise combating fraud, security deficiencies or technical problems
  • Protecting the rights, property, or safety of Google, Google users, or the public from harm to the extent permitted or required by law
  • Performing searches that improve Google services for Google users and that are of benefit to the public
  • Adhering to obligations to Google partners such as developers and rights holders
  • Enforcement of legal claims, including investigation of potential violations of applicable terms of use

Google shares the data with Google affiliates and with other third parties for legal reasons.

Google has submitted to the EU Privacy Shield agreement with the USA, so that the corresponding adequacy decision of the EU Commission constitutes the legal basis for data processing in the USA and is intended to ensure compliance with the level of data protection applicable in the EU.

For the purpose and scope of data collection and further processing and use of data by Google, as well as your rights in this regard and settings options to protect your privacy, please refer to Google’s privacy policy: https://policies.google.com/privacy?hl=de

If you do not want Google to assign the data collected via our website directly to your Google account, you must log out of Google before visiting our website.

You have the following rights:
You have a right to information about the personal data processed by PVS RS and, if the respective legal requirements are met, a right to correction, erasure and objection as well as to restriction of processing. You also have the right to receive the personal data you provide in a structured, commonly used and machine-readable format. This includes the right to transfer this data to another controller. If this is technically possible, you may also request that the PVS RS transfer the personal data directly to the other controller.

In order to exercise the above rights, as well as in the event of questions and complaints regarding the use of your personal data, you may contact the Data Protection Officer of PVS RS.

Contact for the Data Protection Officer:
PVS Relationship Services GmbH & Co. KG
Julius-Hölder-Str. 47
D-70597 Stuttgart
datenschutzbeauftragter@pvs-rs.com

In addition, you have the right to contact the supervisory authority responsible for data protection and freedom of information for PVS RS.

Stand: 25. May 2018