Privacy Policy

Below we would like to inform you about the collection, processing and use of personal data in the context of our online offerings. When processing your personal data, we comply with legal requirements and take the protection of your data very seriously.
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1. Contact person and possibility of objection

Contact person and so – called responsible body for the collection, processing and use of your personal data within the meaning of the Federal Data Protection Act as well as the service provider in the sense of the Tele Media Act is the
Engelbrecht Medizin- und Labortechnik GmbH Tiefenbachweg 13 34295 Edermünde /Germany
E-Mail: Tel.: +49 (0)5603 – 916 98 0 Fax.: +49 (0)5603 – 916 98 20
If you wish to object to the collection, processing or use of your data in accordance with this privacy policy as a whole or for individual measures, you can send your appeal via email, fax or letter to the aforementioned contact details.

2. Collection, processing and use of Personal Data

If you use our online offerings or interact with our websites (for example fill in and submit the contact form), we collect, process and use your personal data.

2.1 Personal Data

Personal data are data on factual or personal circumstances of a particular or identifiable natural person. This includes, in particular, information that allows conclusions to be drawn about your identity, for example your name, your telephone number, your address or e-mail address. Statistical data that we collect, for example, when you visit our online offerings and which can not be directly linked to your person do not come under the concept of the personal date.

2.2 Informational Use

We do not collect any personally identifiable information, except for the information that your browser submits to allow you to visit our website. These are:
– IP address
– Date and time of the request
– Time zone difference to Greenwich Mean Time (GMT)
– Content of the request (concrete page)
– Access Status / HTTP Status Code
– Transferred data
– Requesting website
– Browser
– Operating system and its surface
– Language and version of the browser
IP addresses of users are deleted or made anonymous after cessation of use. In the case of anonymisation, the IP addresses are changed in such a way that the individual details can no longer
be assigned to a specific or identifiable natural person, or only with a disproportionate amount of time, costs and labor power. Data, in the so called log files, are used by us in anonymous form to improve our online offerings more and more user-friendly, and to find errors more quickly and fix it.

2.3 Contact form

Additionally to the purely informational use our online offerings, there is the opportunity to interact with us. This includes in particular the contact form. You must provide personal data that we use and save to process your request. We will use the data only for the intended purpose and in accordance with data protection principles.

2.4 Transfer of data to third parties

The transfer of the data collected by us to third parties only takes place if this is necessary for the purpose of contract processing or billing or if you have previously agreed. The provided data is to be used by our service providers only to fulfill their task. They have been selected carefully by us. Any other use of the information is prohibited.

3. Cookies

Cookies are small files that are stored on your data disk and store certain settings and data for exchange with our system via your browser. Cookies can not run programs or transmit viruses to your computer. Cookies make online offerings more user friendly and effective. There are two different types of cookies, session cookies that are deleted when you close your browser (= end of session) and temporary/permanent cookies to be for a long time or indefinitely stored on your disk. This storage helps us to make our website easier for you to use. For example, specific inputs from you are stored so that you do not have to constantly repeat. You can always delete cookies in the security settings of your browser and configure your browser settings according to your needs (for example, accepting third party cookies or rejecting all cookies). Usually it will appear in the menu bar of your web browser via the help function, how to reject new cookies and delete already received cookies. We would like to point out that you may not be able to use all the features of our online services.

3.1 Cookies at

Most of the cookies we use are session cookies and are automatically deleted from your hard drive after the end of the browser session. We also use permanent cookies that remain on your hard drive. On your next visit you will automatically recognized that you were already with us and which inputs and settings you prefer. These cookies are stored on your hard disk and delete itself after the designated time by itself. The cookies we use are not personally identifiable and can therefore not identify you. When the cookie is activated, an identification number is assigned to it. An assignment of your personal data to this identification number is possible at any time and will not be made. A record of your name or similar information that would allow an allocation of the cookie to you, does not take place.

3.2 Web analytics with Google Analytics

Our online services use Google Analytics, a web analytics service provided by Google Inc., 1600 Amphitheater Parkway, Mountain View, CA 94043, USA (“Google”). Google Analytics uses cookies to analyze websites for your user behavior. The information generated by cookies about the use of this website is transmitted to a Google server in the USA and stored there. However, your IP address is shortened before the usage statistics are evaluated, so that no conclusions can be drawn about your identity. To this end, Google Analytics has been extended to include the anonymize IP code in our online services to ensure an anonymous capture of IP addresses. Google will use the information collected by the cookies to evaluate your use of the website, to compile reports on the website activities for the website operators and to provide further services connected with the use of the
website and the Internet usage. Google may also transfer this information to third parties, provided this is required by law or if third parties process this data on behalf of Google. You can as shown above configure your browser so that it rejects cookies, or you can use the data generated by the cookie and related to your use of this website (incl. your IP address) to Google and the processing of these data by Google by downloading and installing the browser plug-in. As an alternative to the browser add-on or within browsers on mobile devices, you can set an “opt-out cookie” to prevent the Google Analytics collection within this website (the opt-out only works in the browser and only for this domain). If you delete your cookies in this browser, you must click this link again. For more information about Google and privacy, see the privacy and privacy policy:

3.3 Google reCAPTCHA

We use “Google reCAPTCHA” (hereinafter “reCAPTCHA”) on our websites. This service is provided by Google Inc., 1600 Amphitheater Parkway, Mountain View, CA 94043, USA (“Google”).

reCAPTCHA is used to check whether the data entered on our website (such as on a contact form) has been entered by a human or by an automated program. To do this, reCAPTCHA analyzes the behavior of the website visitor based on various characteristics. This analysis starts automatically as soon as the website visitor enters the website. For the analysis, reCAPTCHA evaluates various information (e.g. IP address, how long the visitor has been on the website, or mouse movements made by the user). The data collected during the analysis will be forwarded to Google.

The reCAPTCHA analyses take place completely in the background. Website visitors are not advised that such an analysis is taking place.

Data processing is based on Art. 6 (1) (f) DSGVO. The website operator has a legitimate interest in protecting its site from abusive automated crawling and spam.

For more information about Google reCAPTCHA and Google’s privacy policy, please visit the following links: and


4. YouTube

The YouTube video platform, on which user videos can be posted and publicly accessed, is operated by YouTube LLC, 901 Cherry Ave, San Bruno, CA 94066, USA, and is a Google Inc. company based in San Bruno, California , USA. In our online offerings, we have integrated YouTube videos that are stored on and are played directly from our websites. The videos are all included in the “extended privacy mode”, that means, that no data about you as a user will be transferred to YouTube if you do not play the videos. Only when you are playing the videos the data will be transferred. We have no influence on the data transmission. By playing a video, the third-party receives the information that you have accessed the corresponding page on our website. In addition, further information about the purpose and scope of data collection and processing is collected by the plug-in provider. More information about the collection, processing and use of your data by YouTube, visit the local privacy notices under There you will also find further information and your rights and settings for the protection of your privacy. The information that you have accessed to a video on our website, YouTube receives, regardless of whether you are logged into a YouTube account, or if no user account exists. If you are logged in to YouTube as a user, the data will be assigned to your account directly. If you do not want the direct assignment, you must log out of your user account before activating the button. YouTube stores the data as user profiles and uses them for the purpose of advertising, market research, and / or needs-oriented design of its website. Such an evaluation is carried out in particular (also for non-logged-in users) for the provision of on-demand advertising and to inform other users of the social network about your activities on our website. You have a right of revocation to the formation of these user profiles. You must contact YouTube to exercise your right of revocation.

5. Google Maps

This website uses the Google Maps service from Google Inc., 1600 Amphitheater Parkway, Mountain View, CA 94043, USA (“Google”). This service is provided by us in particular to provide the function “Here you find us”. In order for the Google map material we use to be included and displayed in your web browser, your web browser must connect to a Google server, which can also be located in the US, when you call our contact page. This gives Google the information that the contact page of one of our online offerings has been called up from the IP address of your device. For more information, see Google Maps Terms of Service.

6. Data Security

We maintain current technical measures to ensure data security, in particular to protect your personal data from data transfer hazards and third-party knowledge. These are adapted to the latest state of the art.

7. Right of access

According to the Federal Data Protection Act, you as a user of our online offerings have a right to get free information about your stored data and, if necessary, a right to correction, blocking or deletion of your data. If you want some information about your stored data or further information about this Privacy Policy, please send your request by e-mail or by post to the contact details above.

Edermünde, 09/2019