1. Data protection statement
The operator of the website and entity responsible for data protection is:
B. Braun Melsungen AG
Amendments to this privacy statement may become necessary in the course of further development of our website and the implementation of new legal requirements or new technologies, or in order to improve our service for you. We therefore recommend that you re-read this privacy statement every now and again.
2. General information on processing personal data
This privacy statement applies to data, including personal data, that may be collected about you by B. Braun. Personal data is data or a combination of individual datasets by which you can be identified.
We gather, process and use your personal data in compliance with the data protection laws of the Federal Republic of Germany and the data protection regulations of the European Union. Under no circumstances shall we pass on your personal data to third parties outside the B. Braun Group for advertising or marketing purposes without your consent.
As an international company, we use external service providers. If the data being processed is personal data, appropriate contractual agreements have been made and organizational measures implemented in accordance with the applicable law to ensure the protection of your data.
Within our company, compliance with legal requirements and with this privacy statement is monitored by our data protection officers. Our employees have been trained to handle personal data and have been obligated, in writing, to comply with the data protection regulations.
3. Transmission of data over the internet
The internet is an open, global platform. Due to the way in which the internet operates and the system-related risks, all transmission of data carried out by you is at your own risk. Other policies may only apply if we offer you an encrypted transmission route.
4. Security measures
We have taken substantial precautions to ensure the security of your data. The personal data you have entered on HTML pages (contact forms) and that is stored by us, shall be transmitted to B. Braun in encrypted form (SSL - Secure Socket Layer) via the public data network, and stored and processed at B. Braun.
Cookies are small text files that are stored locally on your system. Here they pose no threat, do not contain viruses and are simply used for the retrieval of information. Cookies allow us to recognise your preferences, for example, and therefore to adapt the website and its navigation to your needs.
Further information on cookies can be found HERE.
7. Web analytics
Our website uses technologies provided by etracker GmbH (http://www.etracker.de/) to collect and store data in pseudonymised form. This is used for the purposes of marketing and for optimising our website. Cookies that only collect and store data in a pseudonymous form may be used for this purpose. By using pseudonyms, usage profiles are created from this information. The data is not used to personally identify any visitor to this website and is not consolidated with data relating to the holder of the pseudonym. You can object to this data being collected and stored by etracker at any time; this objection will then apply into the future.
Valid as at: 23/10/2015