Privacy protection

We are pleased that you are visiting our website and thank you for your interest in our company and our products.

The protection of your personal data and your privacy is very important to us, Accumulatorenwerke HOPPECKE Carl Zoellner & Sohn GmbH together with its affiliated companies (hereinafter referred to as “HOPPECKE”), and we strictly abide by the rules of the German data privacy act.

The use of our website is usually possible without providing personal information.
All personal data (such as name, address or email addresses) that are entered on our website are always provided on a voluntary basis.

The provisions of the privacy protection are adhered to. We use your personal data only within the company. Your personal data are not transmitted to third parties without your explicit consent.

We like to point out that any data transfer on the internet (e.g. communication per email) may have security gaps. It is not possible to protect the data completely against access by third parties.

The following indications on privacy protection will inform you how HOPPECKE deals with information collected during your visit on our homepage.

Collection and processing of personal data
All personal data we receive from you are exclusively used for the technical administration of our website and the responding of your contact requests. Personal data on this website are only required in the technically necessary extent. The collected data are neither sold to third parties nor otherwise transferred to third parties.

Apart from that, you can use the whole website without having to provide any personal data. In accordance with the principle of data avoidance and data economy, we record and store personal data only if they are absolutely essential for your intended purposes and you have freely supplied them. The personal data are used to respond to your requests, to provide you with special information and offers or offer you special services (sending of brochures etc.).

Data processing on this website
When you visit our website, our web server saves temporarily by default the connection data of the inquiring computer.
These data include:

  • Browser type and version
  • Used operating system
  • Referrer URL (the previously visited homepage)
  • Host name of accessing computer (IP address)
  • Time of server inquiry. 

HOPPECKE cannot relate these data to persons. We exclusively use this technical access information to improve the attractiveness and operability of our website and to detect potential technical problems on our website as early as possible.

Cookies
So-called cookies may be used on some parts of the website, which help us to make our offer more user-friendly, more effective and more safely. Cookies are small text files, which are stored on your computer and saved by your browser. Most of the cookies we use are so-called “session cookies”, which are automatically deleted when you leave our website.
Cookies do not damage your computer and do not contain any viruses.
If you do not want cookies to be stored on your hard disk, you can adjust the settings of your browser accordingly at any time.

Safety advice
We undertake all safety measures to store your personal data so that they are neither accessible by third parties nor by the public. If you want to contact us per email, we like to point out that the confidentiality of the information transmitted by this way of communication cannot be fully guaranteed. 

We therefore recommend that you use the postal mail service to send us any confidential information.

External links
Our website may contain links to external websites that are not covered by this privacy protection declaration. 

Despite the great care we take when selecting the links to other vendors, we cannot assume any responsibility or liability for the contents and data security of the websites of other vendors.

Right to information
Your confidentiality is important to us. We therefore wish to answer any questions you may have concerning the processing of your personal data.
At any time, you have the right to gain knowledge of the stored data concerning your person, the origin and the recipient of the data as well as the purpose of the storage. To gain knowledge of the stored data, please contact in writing our