We, WEGMANN automotive GmbH & Co. KG (hereinafter referred to as WEGMANN), are pleased by your visit to our website. The protection of your personal data during processing is a major concern of ours. We would like you to feel secure when visiting our Internet sites. We explain in the following which information we at WEGMANN record during your visit and how this information is used.
Personal data are individual statements about the personal or material circumstances of a specific or determinable natural person. These include such information as your proper name, address, telephone number and date of birth. Information not directly connected with your actual identity (data referring to persons) – such as favorite websites or the number of users of a site and the IP address are not personal data.
Recording and processing of personal data
When you visit our websites, our web servers standardly store data referring to persons for the purpose of system security. These include the connection data of the querying computer (IP address), the websites of ours which you visit, the date and duration of the visit, the recognition data of the browser and operating system used and the website from which you are visiting us. These data are evaluated for statistical purposes. Such a statistical evaluation does not include any personal data. They cannot be traced to any individual user. Personal data extending beyond this such as your name, address, telephone number or email address are not recorded unless you have provided this data voluntarily, e.g. as part of your information request or the sending of your job application.
Usage and forwarding of personal data
We use the personal data provided by you exclusively for the technical administration of our websites and for fulfilling your wishes and requests; thus in general, for the development of contracts concluded with you or for such purposes as responding to your query or your online job application by email. We expressly point out that the confidentiality of the information of any job application sent to us by email is not guaranteed. The content of emails can be viewed by third parties.
Your personal data will not be forwarded, sold, or otherwise transmitted to third parties unless this is required for contract fulfillment or you have expressly consented to this. If the provision of a service or a response to a query requires the transmission of your personal data to a third-party service provider, we will take technical and organizational actions to ensure compliance with the legal regulations on data protection.
WEGMANN additionally requires that external service providers comply with the applicable legal data protection regulations for confidential handling and the immediate deletion of personal data as soon as it is no longer needed.
Use of Google Analytics
This website uses Google Analytics, a web analysis service of Google Inc. ("Google"). Google Analytics uses so-called "cookies", text files which are stored on your computer and enable an analysis of your usage of our website. The information about the use of this website generated by the cookie is generally transferred to a Google server in the USA and stored there. If IP anonymization is activated on this website, then your IP address will first be shortened by Google, however, within the member states of the European Union or in other states party to the Agreement on the European Economic Area. Only in exceptional cases will the complete IP address be transmitted to a Google server in the USA and shortened there. Google uses this information on behalf of the operator of this website to evaluate your website usage, to compile reports on the website activities, and to provide additional services connected with the website and Internet usage to the website operator. The IP address transmitted from your browser as part of Google Analytics will not be combined with other Google data. You can prevent the storage of cookies by a corresponding setting of your browser software; we point out, however, that you may not be able to fully use all of the functions of this website in this case. You can also prevent Google from recording the data generated by the cookie and those referring to your usage of the website (including your IP address) and from processing these data by downloading and installing the browser plug-in provided under the following link tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout.
You can prevent data-recording by Google Analytics by clicking the following link. An Opt-Out-Cookie is set which prevents the future recording of your data when you visit this website.
Then click here: Deactivate Google Analytics
More detailed information on the conditions of use and data protection can be found at
We point out that Google Analytics was expanded on this website to include the code "anonymizeIp" to ensure anonymized recording of IP addresses (referred to as IP-Masking).
WEGMANN takes all of the necessary technical and organizational security precautions to protect your personal data from loss and misuse. In this manner, your data is stored in a secure operating environment which is not accessible to the public. We expressly point out that the confidentiality of the information transmitted in any email contact you make with WEGMANN is not guaranteed. The content of emails can be viewed by third parties. We therefore recommend that you send confidential information with the postal service.
Revision of this data-protection declaration
For legal and/or organizational reasons, changes or adaptations of our data-protection declaration are required from time to time. Please refer to the latest version of our data-protection declaration in this regard.
On written request, you will be informed about which data we have stored about your person (e.g. name, address).
If you have questions regarding the processing of your personal data, you may contact the WEGMANN data-protection agent, who is available when you are seeking information or have suggestions or complaints.
Data-protection agent of WEGMANN automotive GmbH & Co. KG:
Dr. Dornbach Consulting GmbH
Version: January 2017