Privacy policy


Thank you for your visit to our website and your interest in Trackel. We take the protection of your personal data very seriously and hope that you enjoy your visit to the Trackel website.

Trackel processes your personal data, gathered during your visit to the Trackel website, in accordance with German laws on data protection. We wish to inform our international visitors and users of the Trackel website that Trackel is incorporated in Germany and is therefore subject to German law.

When you visit the Trackel website, our web server saves the IP address of your internet service provider, the website from which you have visited Trackel, as well as the date and length of your visit by default. Your personal data are only saved, when you – voluntarily – indicate to Trackel that you allow us to do so, e.g. upon registration as a user and the creation of your user account. These usage protocols and personal data are never given to third parties. Your personal data will be treated with the utmost of confidentiality.

Your personal data, gathered, for example, upon registration at Trackel, are processed and used for the purpose of enabling us to supply services, for the technical administration of the website and its submitted contents, as well as for the safeguarding of our legitimate interests.

Possible transfers of personal data / usage protocols to law enforcement or other public authorities occur only within the framework and in the event of urgent and valid legal regulations or on the basis of a court order.

The employees of Trackel are bound to secrecy and subject to the requirements of data secrecy as specified in § 5 of the Federal Law on Data Protection (“Bundesdatenschutzgesetz”).

Trackel would like to further inform you that you have the right to request your personal information. Upon request, Trackel will inform you whether and which personal data concerning you are saved at Trackel. In the event that inapplicable or inaccurate information are saved, trackel will correct or delete this information upon request. Trackel’s menu navigation enables you to supplement personal information under “My Trackel”, to correct it or to bring it up to date. Trackel requests that you update your data in the event of a change.

Trackel makes use of so-called „cookies“ on various websites, in order to track users’ preferences and, accordingly, to structure the websites in the most optimal way. Cookies represent small amounts of data and informational units, which are stored on your computer and are recognized by your browser. They enable eased navigation of a website and ensure a high degree of user-friendliness. With the help of cookies, Trackel can more effectively focus the websites to serve your needs and improve service. Cookies can be used further to determine whether communication has already taken place between your computer and our websites. Only the cookie itself is identified on your computer. Personal data can be saved in cookies in the event that you have already given your consent. It is possible to view Trackel’s websites without cookies. In this case, you can configure your browser in such a way that it informs you before accepting a cookie or refuses all cookies. Trackel does wish to inform you, however, that you must anticipate limitations in the functionality of websites when you refuse cookies. 

This Website uses Google Analytics, a Google Inc. ("Google") service for web analysis. Google Analytics uses so-called "Cookies", text files, which are stored on your computer allowing an analysis of the usage of the website by you. The information about your usage of this website (including your IP address) created by the cookie will be transferred and stored onto a server of Google based in the USA. Google will use this information to evaluate your usage of the website, in order to generate reports about the website activities for the operator of the website, and to provide further services that are associated with the usage of the website and the internet. Google may transfer these data to third parties where this is required by law or in the event that third parties are processing these data by order of Google. Under no circumstances will Google ever associate your IP address with other data of Google. You can prevent the installation of the cookies in your browser settings. However, we advise, that in this case you possibly won't be able to use the full functionality of this website. By using this website you agree to the processing of the data being collected about you by Google in the above mentioned manner and to the purpose named above.
 
The Trackel websites contain “links” to other websites. Trackel has no influence over their content and, in particular, whether the provider of external websites uphold data protection regulations.

Trackel employs technical and organisational security measures to protect the data administered by Trackel from destruction, loss or access by unauthorised persons, as well as from incidental or malicious manipulation. In this regard, Trackel’s security measures are constantly improved in line with technological advancements.

In the event that you have questions regarding Trackel’s privacy policy, please contact us.