Collecting and processing personal data
Personal data are collected only if you provide them on your own initiative, for example for carrying out or initiating a contract, for having information sent to you or when supplied in connection with a survey. Data supplied to us via our website are stored, processed and used exclusively for the purpose of initiating or processing a contract or handling your inquiries. Beyond that, your data will be used for consultation, advertising, marketing research or opinion polls only with your consent.
Utilization and forwarding of collected data
If it is necessary to forward your data to other group companies for the above-mentioned purposes, your data can be passed on to them. Beyond that, your data shall not be passed on any further. You may revoke your consent at any time. This revocation shall then apply for the future.
Your data will not be sold, rented out or made available to third parties in any other way. Transfers of personal data to government agencies or authorities shall be made only in the event of mandatory national statutory provisions.
Cookies are being used in some areas of our website. A cookie is a small text file stored on your hard disc by a website. Cookies do not damage your computer and do not contain viruses. Information contained in cookies is only used to facilitate your use of our pages and adapt them to your needs.
Of course you can view our website also without any cookies. If you do not want to have cookies stored on your computer, you can disable the relevant option in the system settings of your browser. Stored cookies can be deleted at any time via the system settings of your browser. If you do not accept cookies, the functions of our services might, however, be impaired.
Voith employs technical and organizational security measures, in order to protect any personal data administrated by us against accidental or intentional manipulations, loss, destruction or unauthorized access by third parties. Our security measures are continuously upgraded in line with technological progress.
Rights of Data Subjects
Upon request we will inform you in writing, whether we are storing any of your personal data and, if so, which ones. Should the information stored by us be incorrect despite our efforts towards data accuracy and up-to-dateness, we shall correct or delete it upon your request. In addition, you may contact our Corporate Data Protection Officer at any time regarding the processing of your personal data, suggestions or complaints.
In order to statistically evaluate access to its websites, Voith uses the eTracker and Google Analytics statistics and evaluation programs. This ensures data anonymity, meaning that it is not possible to associate this data with a particular individual. Stored information is used only to create statistical reports about website use.
Voith offers you the ability to recommend parts of this homepage via various external social media sites (e.g. Facebook, Twitter, etc.). Clicking on the associated button sends the Internet address of the page on which the button was clicked to the operator of the social media website. Additional data are not transmitted by Voith. In certain cases, the operator of the external social media site may collect additional data about you (e.g. set cookies or request that you log in), please read the data protection statement of the respective provider in this regard.
If you have any further queries or suggestions regarding data protection at Voith GmbH, please do not hesitate to send your inquiries or ideas by letter or by email to the Data Protection Officer at Voith GmbH Heidenheim.