Lawo AG appreciates your interest in its products and your visit to this web site. Your privacy is important to us and we want you to feel comfortable when visiting our sites. The protection of your privacy in the processing of your personal data is an important concern to which we pay special attention during our business processes. Personal data collected during visits to our Web sites are processed by us according to the legal provisions valid for the countries in which the Web sites are maintained. The Lawo AG Web sites may include, however, links to other Web sites which are not covered by this privacy statement. Lawo AG respects your privacy and personal sphere.
Lawo AG uses technical and organizational security measures in order to protect the data we have under our control against accidental or intentional manipulation, loss, destruction or against access by unauthorized persons. Our security procedures are continually enhanced as new technology becomes available.
Collection and Processing of Personal Data
When you are visiting our Web sites, our Web server automatically records the name of your internet service provider, the Web site from which you visit us, the Web sites you actually visit and the date and length of your visit. Additional personal data is only stored if volunteered by you, for example in case of a brochure or a product inquiry via our contact form.
Use and Disclosure of Personal Data and Purpose Specification
Lawo AG will use your personal data for the sole purpose of technical administration of the Web sites, customer fulfillment and administration, product surveys and marketing, only to the extent necessary in each specific case. We will only disclose your data to governmental authorities in cases where it is required by law. Our employees, agencies, and retailers are obliged by us to respect confidentiality.
At several places, our websites make use of so-called cookies. They serve us to improve our website and design it more user-friendly, more efficient and safer. Cookies are small text files that are deposited on your computer and stored by your browser. Most of the cookies used by us are so-called “session cookies”. They will be deleted automatically after you finished your visit on our website. Cookies do not damage your computer and contain no viruses.
If you want to receive the newsletter offered on our website we need from you a valid e-mail address and some information that allow us to check that you are the owner of the given e-mail address resp. if the owner agrees to receive our newsletter. No further data is collected. Your agreement to the storing of this data, the e-mail address as well as their use for sending you the newsletter can be withdrawn by you anytime.
Personal data in the contact form
With the contact form Lawo needs to collect personal data for sending the requested information material to the correct address or to answer potential questions. We do not pass on these personal data to a third party without your expressed approval which you can withdraw anytime. Excluded from these regulations are service partners who need certain data for order processing – for example when you ordered catalogues and brochures. In these cases the scope of the transferred data is limited to the required minimum (name, company, address).
Freedom of Choice
We should like to use your data to inform you about our products and services and where applicable request your opinion. Naturally your participation is completely voluntary. Should you not consent, you can inform us at any time by postal letter, so that we can specifically prohibit the use of your data accordingly. Please refer to local Brand site services for further instructions.
Freedom of Information
Upon written request, Lawo AG or its retailers will inform you by letter, what personal data is stored by us as defined by local law. If such data is incorrect, we will correct that information at your request. Please refer to local Brand site services for further instructions.
For questions, wishes, or comments about privacy please contact our Data Protection Officer under webmaster(at)lawo.de