Privacy statement


This privacy statement informs users about type, scope and purpose of the collection and use of personal data by the accountable provider Grönheit & Weigel GmbH Ladungssicherungssysteme, executives: Ralf Grönheit, Holger Weigel, Thorsten Seuren, Krützpoort 1,47804 Krefeld, info[at], phone: +49 2151 70602-55 on this website.

Access Data / Server Log Files

The provider (or his web space provider) collects data on every access to the website (so-called server log files). This access data includes:

Name of the accessed website, file, date and time of access, downloaded data volume, report of successful download, browser type and version, operating system of the user, referrer URL (the previously visited site), IP address and enquiring provider.

The provider exclusively uses the protocol data for statistical analysis for the purpose of the operation, security and optimization of the website. However, the provider reserves the right to subsequently review the protocol data if there is a justified suspicion of illegal use based on concrete indication.

Handling of personal Data

Personal data is information a person can be identified with, i.e. information that can be traced back to a person. This includes the name, email address or telephone number, but also data on personal preferences, hobbies, memberships or visited websites.

Personal data is collected, used and forwarded by the provider only if permitted by law or if the users consent to the data collection.


When contacting the supplier (e.g. by contact form or email), the information of the user is stored for the purpose of processing the request as well as for the event that follow-up questions arise.


By our newsletter we inform you about us and our offers.

If you wish to receive the newsletter, we need a valid email address and information allowing us to verify that you are the owner of the email address provided or that the owner agrees to receive the newsletter. Further data will not be collected. This data is only used for sending the newsletter and will not be disclosed to third parties.

By registering for the newsletter, your IP address and the date of registration will be stored. This storage exclusively serves as evidence in case that the email address is misused by a third party to register for the newsletter without knowledge of the authorized person.

You can revoke your permission to store data, the email address and its use for sending the newsletter at any time. The revocation can be made via a link in the newsletter itself or by a message to the contact options listed above. Please enter “deregistration newsletter” in the subject line.


When accessing the website, one or more cookies will be stored on your computer. A cookie is a small file containing a character string which clearly identifies your browser. Cookies help the provider to improve the comfort and quality of his service for example by storing user settings. Cookies do not cause any damage to your computer and are free from viruses.

The acceptance of cookies is not a requirement for visiting our website. It is possible to deactivate the storage of cookies in your browser options, to restrict it to defined websites or to configure your browser to notify you before a cookie is stored. Cookies can be deleted from the hard disk of your computer via the data security options of your browser at any time. In this case, the functions and user-friendliness of the website could become restricted.

Google Analytics

“This website uses Google Analytics, a web analytics service provided by Google, Inc. (“Google”). Google Analytics uses “cookies”, which are text files placed on your computer, to help the website analyze how users use the site. The information generated by the cookie about your use of the website (including your IP address) will be transmitted to and stored by Google on servers in the United States.

Google will use this information for the purpose of evaluating your use of the website, compiling reports on website activity for website operators and providing other services relating to website activity and internet usage. Google may also transfer this information to third parties where required to do so by law, or where such third parties process the information on Google’s behalf.

Google will not associate your IP address with any other data held by Google. You may refuse the use of cookies by selecting the appropriate settings on your browser, however please note that if you do this you may not be able to use the full functionality of this website. By using this website, you consent to the processing of data about you by Google in the manner and for the purposes set out above.”

Taken from Google Analytics conditions (Privacy)

Use og Facebook social plugins

This website uses social plugins (`plugins´) provided by the social network, operated by Facebook Inc., 1601 S. California Ave, Palo Alto, CA 94304, USA (`Facebook´). The plugins are identifiable by one of the Facebook logos (white letter `f´ on blue background or a thumb up icon) or by the addition `Facebook Social Plugin´. For a full list and the appearance of Facebook social plugins please see:

When visiting a page of our website that contains a social plugin, your browser establishes a direct connection to the Facebook servers. Facebook directly transfers the plugin content to your browser, which integrates it into the website. The provider has no influence on the volume of data collected by Facebook via this plugin and informs you according to his state of knowledge:

The embedded plugins provide Facebook with the information that a user has accessed the corresponding page of the website. If the user is logged into Facebook, his visit can be assigned to his Facebook account. If users interact with the plugins e.g. by clicking on the `Like´ button or by entering a comment, the corresponding information is immediately transmitted to Facebook and stored there. Even if a user is not a member of Facebook, it is possible that Facebook identifies and stores his IP address. According to Facebook, in Germany only anonymized IP addresses are stored.

For information on purpose and scope of the data collection and the further processing and use by Facebook as well as the user´s rights in this respect and setting options for privacy protection, please visit Facebook´s privacy policy:

If you are a Facebook member and do not want Facebook to collect data via this website and to link it to your Facebook member data, please log off Facebook before visiting our website.

Further it is possible to block Facebook social plugins by using add-ons for your browser, like the “Facebook Blocker”

+1 Button of Google+

This website uses the `+1´ button of the social network Google Plus provided by Google Inc., 1600 Amphitheatre Parkway, Mountain View, CA 94043, United States (“Google”). The button is identifiable by the `+1´ symbol on white or coloured background.

When visiting a page of this website containing this button, the browser establishes a direct connection to the Google servers. Google directly transfers the content of the `+1´ button to his browser, which integrates it into the website. The provider therefore has no influence on the volume of data collected by Google via this button. According to Google, no personal data is collected without having clicked on the button, with the exception of logged in members, whose IP addresses are collected and processed.

For information on purpose and scope of the data collection and the further processing and use by Google as well as the user´s rights in this respect and setting options for privacy protection, please visit Google´s privacy policy concerning the `+1´button:


This website uses Twitter buttons. These buttons are provided by Twitter Inc., 795 Folsom St., Suite 600, San Francisco, CA 94107, USA. They are identifiable by terms like `Twitter´ or `Follow´ in combination with a stylised blue bird. By using the buttons it is possible to share or follow an article or page of this website on Twitter.

This website uses Twitter buttons.

If a user visits a page of this website containing one of these buttons, his browser establishes a direct connection to the servers of Twitter. Twitter directly transfers the content to the browser of the user. The provider therefore has no influence on the volume of data collected by Twitter via this plugin and informs the users according to his state of knowledge: Only the IP address of the user and the URL of the website are transmitted for the sole purpose of the appearance of this button.

For further information please see the privacy policy of Twitter at

Revocation, changes, corrections and updates

The user has the right to receive free information on the personal data stored about him on request. In addition, the user has the right to correction of inaccurate data and the blockage and erasure of his personal data if there are no legal obligations to retain the data.

Privacy patterns of lawyer Thomas Schwenke – I LAW it