Privacy Policy

Privacy Policy

Data protection statement of ritterwerk GmbH for the website

1. Collection, Processing and Use of Personal Data

We collect personal data only when you provide it to us (for example, when you sign up for our newsletter). We do not collect any additional personal data. Any processing of your personal data beyond the scope permitted by law takes places only with your express consent.

2. Facebook Like Button

This website uses the so-called "2-click solution" Social plugins of Facebook Inc., 1601 S. California Ave., Palo Alto, CA 94304, USA (hereafter “Facebook”). When you access pages that contain such a plugin, data about your online behaviour will be transmitted to Facebook with one click on the Social plugin. The operator of this website has no influence over the nature and extent of the data collected and transmitted to Facebook’s servers. If you are logged into Facebook, Facebook can associate your visit with your Facebook account. More information about Facebook’s data protection policies is available at

4. Use of Our Own Cookies

Our website uses its own “cookies” for a higher level of user-friendliness (cookies are data sets that are sent from the web server to the user's Internet browser and then saved for future retrieval). No personal data of any kind is saved in our cookies. You can generally prevent the use of cookies by disabling the saving of cookies in your browser.

5. Use of Google Analytics

This website uses Google Analytics, a web analytics service provided by Google Inc. (“Google”). Google Analytics uses “cookies”, which are text files placed on your computer, to help the website analyse how users use the site. The information generated by the cookie about your use of this website will generally be transmitted to and saved by Google on servers in the United States. If IP anonymisation is activated on this website, however, your IP address will be truncated beforehand by Google within the area of member states of the European Union or other signatories to the Agreement on the European Economic Area. Only in exceptional cases is the full IP address sent to a Google server in the USA and truncated there. Google will use this information on behalf of the operator of this website for the purpose of evaluating how you use the website, compiling reports on website activities and providing further services related to website and internet usage to the website operator. The IP address transferred by your browser within the scope of Google Analytics will not be associated with any other data held by Google. You can prevent the saving of cookies by selecting the appropriate settings of your browser software. However, we would like to point out that if you do so, it may not be possible for you to make use of the full scope of all this website's functions. You can also prevent the data generated by the cookie and related to your usage of this website (including your IP address) from being conveyed to and processed by Google by downloading and installing a browser plug-in available through the following link:

7. Additional Information and Contact

If you have any questions regarding this data protection statement, please contact us. The contact address is available here. You can always inquire about which, if any, personal data is saved with us. In addition, you can send requests for information and deletion and correction of your data, as well as suggestions, via e-mail or letter.