Legal Information

Data Protection Statement
Wilh. Werhahn KG is committed to the protection of personal data from customers, employees, applicants and all other third-party relations. We collect, use and store your personal data only in accordance with the statutory provisions of the Federal Data Protection Act of the Federal Republic of Germany. You can therefore be sure that we are committed to protecting your privacy and your right to data protection at all times. In the following we would like to inform you about the type, extent and purpose of the collection and use of data.

1. Data generation and processing
Wilh. Werhahn KG generally uses your personal data in order to be able to respond to your messages via our contact form, to accept your applications, or to give you access to special information or offers of the Werhahn Group. For this reason you will also find information on data protection on the websites of the Group subsidiaries. All access to our website and every retrieval of a file stored on this website will be stored within the framework of the statutory provisions and for a limited amount of time only. The storage of this information is used for internal, system-related and statistical purposes.

All access to our website and every retrieval of a file stored on this website will be stored within the framework of the statutory provisions and for a limited amount of time only. The storage of this information is used for internal, system-related and statistical purposes.

Recorded are:

  • the access date,
  • the volume of transmitted data and the duration of the transmission,
  • the IP address of the computer making the request,
  • the browser identification.

Additional personal data are only collected if the user gives this information voluntarily, for example when making an inquiry.

2. Cookies
Our website uses cookies. A cookie is a small text file which is sent when a visit is made to a website and which is temporarily saved on the hard disk of the user. If the corresponding server of our website is accessed again at a later point in time by the user of the website, the user’s browser sends the previously received cookie back to the server. The server can then interpret the information received through this procedure in different ways. For example, cookies can facilitate navigation on a website. If the user of the website wants to block the use of cookies, this can be achieved by adjusting the local modifications of the settings in the internet browser on the user’s computer, the program for opening and displaying websites (e. g. Chrome, Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Opera, or Safari).

The cookies which we currently use on the website are listet in the fllowing table.

Cookie Name Purpose LifeSpan
_icl_current_language This cookie records the language version chosen by the web visitor. 24h
Screen_width When viewing the mobile version of our website, this cookie stores information on your screen width so that we can serve content of the right dimensions and reduce the amount of data we send to your device if it is incapable of displaying the extra detail. Erased as soon as you close your browser

3. Use of Google Maps
This website makes use of Google Maps to show maps and directions for travel. Google Maps is operated by Google Inc., 1600 Amphitheatre Parkway, Mountain View, CA 94043, USA. With the use of this website, you automatically accept the collection, processing and use of data that is collected automatically or is entered by yourself by Google, its representatives or third-party suppliers.
If you do not want that Google collects processes or uses data about you on our website, you can deactivate JavaScript in your browser. In this case, however, you can not use the map function.
The conditions of use for Google Maps can be found at: Google Maps Terms of Service

4. Use and disclosure of personal data
If the user has made personal data available to us, we use them only for answering queries from the user of the website, and for technical administration. Personal data are only disclosed to third parties or transferred otherwise if the user of the website has given prior consent.
The user of the website has the right to revoke such consent with effect for the future at any time. Stored personal data will be erased when the user of the website revokes the consent for storage, when their knowledge is no longer necessary for the purpose for which they have been stored, or when their storage is inadmissible for other legal reasons.

5. Right to information
You have the right to obtain information on all of your stored personal data, to receive, to review, and if necessary to amend or erase. Herefor, just send an email to the email-address indicated in the imprint or to the person in charge of data protection:

Marco Braun

Data Protection Officer at Wilh. Werhahn KG,
Königstr. 1
41460 Neuss

privacy@werhahn.de
+49 (0)2131 916-0