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Thank you for visiting our website and for your interest in our products and services. Statements of personal information are voluntary. Your personal data will be stored in accordance with the data protection laws of the country where this website is maintained.
Any personal data obtained from the RHEINTACHO website will only be used for your individual support or stored and processed in order to offer services to you. RHEINTACHO guarantees that your data will be treated in confidentiality in accordance with the applicable data protection regulations.
By using this site, you agree to the data collection and usage methods described below. In the event that you do not agree with the data collection and usage methods described, you must not use our website.
Data collection and usage
When you visit our site, our web servers collect data to maintain system security. In general, we collect your PC's current IP address along with the date and time, browser type, operating system and possibly the pages you viewed. The legal basis is Art. 6, GDPR.
If we receive a request from you via our contact form, we store the personal information you provide for the purpose of communicating with you and processing your request.
This data will be used exclusively for the purposes listed. The transfer of data to third parties only takes place under mandatory provisions of law or where the transfer is required if our network infrastructure has been attacked so that we can take legal action or institute criminal prosecution proceedings. We will not transfer any of your data to any third parties for commercial purposes.
You agree that the personal data you have provided can be stored and used by RHEINTACHO Messtechnik GmbH for processing your request, as well as for statistical purposes, for improving our service and for our own marketing purposes. Personal data that you have provided to us through our website are only stored until they fulfil the purpose for which they were entrusted to us. As far as commercial and tax law retention periods are concerned, storage periods may be up to 10 years for certain data.
We would like to point out that we use "cookies" on our website. Cookies are small text files that are created when calling up websites and are stored on the respective user's computer. Cookies allow the web server to retrieve user information that makes using the website easier and more convenient for visitors, or enables certain features in the first place.
You can set your browser to reject cookies generally or so that you need to accept each time cookies are used. If you generally decide not to accept cookies, it may be that you won't be able to use certain features on the site.
Use of the Usercentrics Consent Management Platform
For further details on Usercentrics data protection policy go to: https://usercentrics.com/privacy-policy/
However, if IP anonymization is activated on the website, your IP address will be truncated beforehand by Google within Member States of the European Union or other parties to the Agreement on the European Economic Area. Only in exceptional cases will the full IP address be transferred to a Google server in the US and truncated there. The IP anonymization is active on this website. Google will use this information on behalf of the operator of this site to evaluate your use of the website, compiling reports on website activity and providing other services relating to website and Internet usage to the website operator.
You can refuse the use of Google Analytics by clicking on the following link. An opt-out cookie will be set on the computer, which prevents the future collection of your data when visiting this website:
Further information concerning the terms and conditions of use and data privacy can be found at http://www.google.com/analytics/terms/gb.html or at https://www.google.de/intl/en_uk/policies/. Please note that on this website, Google Analytics code is supplemented by "anonymizeIp" to ensure an anonymized collection of IP addresses (so called IP-masking).
You can opt-out to the creation of a user profile, Hotjar’s storing of data about your usage of our site and Hotjar’s use of tracking cookies on other websites by following this opt-out link.
You have a right to information concerning the personal data held about you and you have a right to have inaccurate data corrected, or data blocked or deleted. We expressly point out that our employees are required to maintain data confidentiality in accordance with § 53 BDSG (new) (Federal Data Protection Act).
You can always send an email to our data protection officer Mr. Peter Lenz at email@example.com to receive information regarding the personal data that is stored about you, or you can send an email to the address listed in our publication details. You can always withdraw your consent to your data being stored by writing to the same address.
If you wish to obtain information about your personal data or have them corrected or deleted, or if you have further questions about the use of the personal data provided to us, please contact us in writing at our postal address stated in our publication details.
All information and data, its use and the registration on the RHEINTACHO website as well as any actions, forbearance or omissions connected with the RHEINTACHO website are governed solely by German law. Disputes will be heard before the applicable court in Freiburg im Breisgau.
Privacy notice for apps released by RHEINTACHO
RHEINTACHO apps allow you to easily connect a wide range of mobile and plugged-in devices to RHEINTACHO equipment.
This privacy notice covers the following topics:
- how Rheintacho, its partners and subsidiaries (hereinafter referred to as ‘RHEINTACHO’, ‘we,’ ‘our’, or ‘us’), read, collect, use and/or process data on your app usage.
- ways you can get in touch.
This privacy notice applies in conjunction with any other privacy notices that cover your interactions with one of our partner companies, subsidiaries, products, software or a service provided by RHEINTACHO.
1. Which apps does this privacy notice cover?
RHEINTACHO is permitted to collect and consolidate various data on you and your interactions with the following app when you use it:
Information on the ‘RT STROBE remote’ app
’RT STROBE remote’ is an app used to evaluate the measurements taken with the corresponding device.
2. Which data relating to you do we collect and how is it used by the app?
We may directly or indirectly automatically collect the following data when you use the app:
- Device name, settings
- Browser name, language code, location, timestamp
- App data (e.g. app ID or version)
- Information on how you used the app.
Data from other features that require access permission (camera, microphone, etc.) shall not be used under any circumstances. Permission to detect your location is solely required to use Bluetooth Low Energy.
IF YOU DO NOT CONSENT TO THE COLLECTION OF THIS DATA BY RHEINTACHO, PLEASE STOP USING AND DEINSTALL THE APP.
Your data may be collected by third parties through provision of the app
3. Which other purposes does RHEINTACHO use your data for?
To provide certain features and functionalities
RHEINTACHO is permitted to collect and/or analyse the data specified in section 2 to provide the desired app features and functionalities.
To develop future products and services
Rheintacho is permitted to collect and/or analyse the data specified in section 2 and data used by you to improve our existing products and services and develop new ones.
To display targeted content, ads and recommendations
RHEINTACHO is permitted to collect and/or analyse the data specified in section 2 in order to provide you with tailored content e.g. to display relevant ads and recommendations. RHEINTACHO may send you marketing information on our services, products and events if you consent to receive this form of email correspondence.
4. Which other parties are granted access to your data?
Data disclosed to and stored by RHEINTACHO may be forwarded to other companies in the RHEINTACHO Group or third parties.
RHEINTACHO Group companies
Your data may be forwarded to other companies in the RHEINTACHO Group to pursue the activities stipulated above in sections 2 and 3.
In certain cases, we may appoint third parties to collect, process or analyse your data on behalf of RHEINTACHO for the purposes conveyed in this privacy notice.
In the event that we sell or transfer segments of our business, or our entire company, your data may be transferred to the buyer or new owner as part of the transaction.
Compliance and enforcement
We reserve the right to store, use and/or disclose your data to the police or other competent authorities in order to investigate a complaint lodged by or against you, or to protect or defend ourselves or others against unlawful, criminal or disadvantageous activities where required or permitted by law, regulations or official instructions.
5. Storing and handling your data
We shall store the data specified in section 2 for the duration of the time you use our app and an appropriate period thereafter. If you would like us to erase the data you have provided on the app, please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org. We will respond to you in a suitable manner within a reasonable time frame. Please keep in mind that some, or all, of the data provided by users may be required for the smooth functioning of the app, and that we may be legally required to store certain data.
RHEINTACHO has implemented a number of suitable technical and organisational measures to safeguard your data against loss, misuse or tampering and prevent unauthorised or illegal access to your data and the processing thereof.
7. Data subject rights
You are entitled to receive information on your personal data stored by us along with the right to rectify incorrect data, restrict processing and demand erasure. Please note that our employees are subject to data confidentiality as per Art. 53 of the Federal Data Protection Act as last amended by Article 12 of the Act of 20 November 2019 (Bundesdatenschutzgesetz – BDSG).
You can receive information on your personal data stored by us at any time by sending an email to our data protection officer at email@example.com. Please also contact our data protection officer if you would like to withdraw your consent to the storage of your data and assert your rights to rectify and erase your data.
This privacy notice may be updated from time to time for any reason. We will publish any changes to our privacy notice on
We recommend regularly consulting the published privacy notice to check for updates.
9. Contact details
If you have any questions or concerns related to this privacy notice, or if you would like to assert your rights with regard to your personal data, please contact us at the postal address listed in our site notice: https://www.rheintacho.de/impressum/