This data protection declaration is intended to inform the users of this website about the type, scope and purpose of the collection and use of personal data by the website operator Itten+Brechbühl AG. The website operator takes your data protection very seriously and treats your personal data confidentially and in accordance with legal regulations. As new technologies and the continuous development of this website may result in changes to this data protection declaration, we recommend that you read the data protection declaration again at regular intervals. Definitions of the terms used (e.g. «personal data» or «processing») can be found in Art. 4 DSGVO.
We, the website operator or page provider, collect data on access to the website on the basis of our legitimate interest (see art. 6 par. 1 lit. f. DSGVO) and store these as «server log files» on the server of the website. The following data is logged:
- Visited Website
- Time at time of access
- Amount of data sent in bytes
- Source/reference from which you accessed the page
- Browser used
- Operating system used
- IP address used
The server log files are stored for a maximum of 14 days and then deleted. The data is stored for security reasons, e.g. to clarify cases of misuse. If data have to be deleted for reasons of evidence, they are excluded from deletion until the incident has been finally resolved.
Range measurement & cookies
- Cookie deactivation page of the network advertising initiative: http://optout.networkadvertising.org/?c=1#!/
- Cookie deactivation page of the US website: http://optout.aboutads.info/?c=2#!/
- Cookie deactivation page of the European website: http://optout.networkadvertising.org/?c=1#!/
Common browsers offer the setting option not to accept cookies. Note: There is no guarantee that you will be able to access all functions of this website without restrictions if you choose the appropriate settings.
Collection and processing of personal data
The website operator only collects, uses and forwards your personal data if this is permitted by law or if you have agreed to the data collection. Personal information is any information that is used to identify you and which can be traced back to you, such as your name, e-mail address and telephone number. You can also visit this website without providing any personal information. However, in order to improve our online offer, we store your access data to this website (without personal reference). This access data includes, for example, the file you requested or the name of your Internet provider. By anonymizing the data, it is not possible to draw conclusions about your person.
- We process personal data such as first name, last name, IP address, e-mail address, place of residence, post code and content information from the contact form on our website.
- We process personal data only with the express permission of the users concerned and in compliance with the applicable data protection regulations.
- Personal data is processed on the basis of our legitimate interest in fulfilling our contractually agreed services and optimising our online offering.
The following third party providers analyse data from our website according to the principles described (see links below):
- Vimeo according to the following policy: https://vimeo.com/cookie_policy / https://vimeo.com/cookie_list
- Youtube according to the following policy: https://policies.google.com/privacy?hl=de&gl=de
- Google Maps: https://policies.google.com/technologies/types?hl=en
- Doubleclick: https://policies.google.com/technologies/ads?hl=en
Handling of contact data
If you contact us as the website operator through the contact options offered, your details will be stored so that they can be used to process and answer your enquiry. This data will not be passed on to third parties without your consent.
Due to our legitimate interests, this website uses for the optimisation and analysis of our online offer in the sense of Art. 6 para. 1 letter f. DSGVO uses the service «Google Analytics», which is provided by Google Inc. (1600 Amphitheatre Parkway Mountain View, CA 94043, USA). The service (Google Analytics) uses «cookies» - text files which are stored on your end device. The information collected by the cookies is usually sent to a Google server in the USA and stored there.
Please find details under:
Google LLC complies with European data protection law and is certified under the Privacy Shield Agreement:
IP anonymisation is used on this website. The IP address of users will be reduced within the member states of the EU and the European Economic Area and in the other signatory states to the agreement. Only in individual cases is the IP address initially transmitted in full to a Google server in the USA and shortened there. This reduction eliminates the personal reference to your IP address. The user's IP address transmitted by the browser is not combined with other data stored by Google.
As part of the agreement on order data, which we as website operator have concluded with Google Inc., Google uses the information collected to evaluate the use of the website and website activity and to provide services connected with the use of the Internet.
The data collected by Google on our behalf is used to evaluate the use of our online offer by individual users, e.g. to create reports on the activity on the website in order to improve our online offer.
You have the option of preventing cookies from being stored on your device by selecting the appropriate settings in your browser. There is no guarantee that you will be able to access all functions of this website without restrictions if your browser does not allow cookies.
Furthermore, you can use a browser plug-in to prevent the information collected by cookies (including your IP address) from being sent to Google Inc. and used by Google Inc. The following link leads you to the corresponding plugin:
Alternatively, by clicking on this link, you prevent Google Analytics from collecting data about you within this website. By clicking on the above link, you download an «opt-out cookie». Your browser must therefore always allow the storage of cookies for this purpose. If you delete your cookies regularly, you will need to click the link again each time you visit this website.
Rights of the user
As a user, you have the right to request free information on what personal data has been stored about you. You also have the right to have incorrect data corrected and to have your personal data processed or deleted. If applicable, you may also assert your right to data portability. If you believe that your data has been processed unlawfully, you can lodge a complaint with the supervisory authority in charge.
Deletion of data
Unless your request conflicts with a legal obligation to store data (e.g. data retention), you have a right to have your data deleted. Data stored by us will be deleted if it is no longer required for its intended use and there are no legal retention periods. If deletion is not possible because the data is required for legal purposes, data processing will be restricted. In this case, the data will be blocked and not processed for other purposes.
Right of objection
Users of this website may exercise their right of objection and object to the processing of their personal data at any time. If you wish to have your personal data stored corrected, blocked or deleted, or if you have any questions regarding the collection, processing or use of your personal data, or if you wish to withdraw your consent, please contact us at the following e-mail address: for Switzerland: email@example.com / For Germany: firstname.lastname@example.org.