Data protection and security

The protection of your personal data and your private sphere are very important to us. Our intention in issuing this declaration is to describe to you how we will deal with your personal data.

Data processing and office information

The office and service provider responsible for the processing is Baumer hhs GmbH, Adolf-Dembach-Str.19, 47829 Krefeld, Deutschland. Please address any questions about our Web site or these remarks to pr(at)

What are personal data?

“Personal data” are defined by law as “any information concerning the personal or material circumstances of an identified or identifiable natural person”. Examples of such information are name, address, e-mail address, or other information which can be traced back to a specific natural person.

Collection and utilization of personal data

Visiting our Web site does not require the provision of any personal data. We use data which you have voluntarily made available to us on our Web site or by e-mail (e.g., your name, your e-mail address, or your telephone number) solely for the purpose of handling your queries (e.g., with respect to job announcements).

Personal data will be disclosed to third parties only to the extent that this is required for their processing or that we are legally obligated to the disclosure.

Engagement of services for web analysis

On this website with etracker technology ( to collect and store data for marketing and optimization purposes. From this data, user profiles are created under a pseudonym. Cookies may be used. Cookies are small text files that are stored locally in the cache of the browser the visitor is. Cookies allow us to recognize your internet browser.
The data collected with the etracker technologies without the explicit consent of the person concerned is not used to identify a visitor personally and are not aggregated with any personal information about the bearer of the pseudonym. The data collection and storage can be revoked at any time with effect for the future.
The opposition to the data collection and storage is realized by integrating the following URL: exercise Opposition.

Moreover, we make use of Google Analytics, a Web analysis service from Google Inc. (“Google”). Google Analytics is also based on cookies and makes it possible to analyze the use of the Web site. We have enabled the IP anonymization for our Web site so that Google shortens the IP addresses automatically transmitted with the usage information within the European Union or in another country of the European Economic Area before the data are forwarded and saved in the USA. IP addresses are sent to a Google server in the USA and not shortened until they are there only in exceptional cases. Google uses this information on our behalf to evaluate the use of the Web site for us, to prepare reports about the Web site activities, and to perform other services related to Web site and Internet usage. The procedure of IP anonymization described here has been agreed between Google Inc. and the Hamburg Officer for Data Protection and Information Freedom and is recognized as being in compliance with data protection regulations (cf. the relevant press release on the site of the HmbBfDI).

The IP address transmitted by your browser within the scope of Google Analytics is not united with other data held by Google. You can prevent cookies from being stored on your hard drive by making the relevant setting in your browser. Moreover, you can prevent the collection of the data generated by the cookie and related to your use of the Web site (incl. your IP address) by Google and the processing of these data by Google by downloading and installing the browser plug-in available at the following link.