1. General Information
Personal data that you enter will be processed by Continental Automotive GmbH for the purpose stated below. Insofar it is necessary for the fulfilment of the purpose, the data may also be transferred to third parties affiliated with Continental Automotive GmbH within the meaning of §§ 15 ff. (German) Stock Corporation Act and in accordance with the Binding Corporate Rules of Continental.
2. Processing of Data
Your data will be processed exclusively on the basis of the following data protection regulations (legal basis):
Your data will be processed with your consent until revocation, otherwise deleted after final processing of your request, provided that there are no legal storage obligations to the contrary. We assume final processing if it can be deduced from the circumstances that the matter in question has been conclusively clarified.
To ensure the above-mentioned data processing, we transmit data to the following service providers:
- com&on GmbH, Leisewitzstr. 47, 30175 Hannover
Com&on GmbH will collect and process your personal data on our behalf (based on an adequate data processing agreement) on the basis of EU standard contractual clauses).
3. Rights of the data subject(s)
We draw your attention to the fact that, as a data subject, you have the following rights in connection with the processing of your personal data in accordance to the EU - General Data Protection Regulation (EU GDPR):
- Right to revoke your consent at any time acc. Art. 7 para. 3 EU GDPR
- Right to be informed acc. Art. 13 and Art. 14 EU GDPR
- Right of access by the data subject acc. Art. 15 EU GDPR
- Right to rectification acc. Art. 16 EU GDPR
- Right to erasure acc. Art. 17 EU – GDPR
- Right to restriction of processing acc. Art. 18 EU GDPR
- Right to data portability acc. Art. 20 EU GDPR
- Right to object at any time acc. Art. 21 EU - GDPR
- Right to lodge a complaint with a supervisory authority acc. Art. 77 EU GDPR
In case of compelling reasons for processing that outweigh your interests, rights and freedoms, or serve the assertion, exercise or defense of legal claims, the processing of personal data necessary for this purpose can take place despite your objection or request for deletion.
If you have any questions in this regard, feel free to contact our data protection officer:
Please send your revocation or requests regarding the exercise of the above listed rights in writing or by email to:
Continental Automotive GmbH, Vahrenwalder Straße 9, 30165 Hannover, Germany, or by sending an e‑mail to firstname.lastname@example.org
4. Protection of stored Data
Our company and our service provider com&on GmbH use technical and organizational security measures to protect the personal data you provide to us from manipulation, loss, destruction or access by unauthorized persons. The security measures are continuously improved and adapted according to the state of the art. Unencrypted data can possibly be viewed by third parties. For this reason, we would like to point out that no secure transmission can be guaranteed with regard to data transmission via the Internet (e.g. when communicating by unencrypted e-mail). Sensitive data should therefore either not be transmitted at all or only via a secure connection (SSL). You can determine the SSL status of the connection by looking at the address line of your browser ("https").
Web analysis service Oracle Infinity
This website uses the web analysis tool Oracle Infinity from the Oracle Corporation (“Oracle Infinity”). Oracle Infinity uses a cookie on our site that is created only with your consent. The only data that is then stored relates to the date and time of the visit, the pages visited, cursor use on the website, the page functions used and the website from which you accessed Continental's websites. Your IP address is transmitted anonymously and is used only to assign a geographical location at city level. It is thus not possible to determine the identity of an individual website visitor at any time.
Web analysis service Piwik PRO
Our website uses the open source web analysis service Piwik. This website uses the open source web analytics service Piwik. Piwik uses so-called "cookies". These are text files that are stored on your computer and which allow an analysis of your use of the website. For this purpose, the information generated by the cookie, such as the time, place and frequency of your visit to our website, as well as your IP address about the use of this website is stored on the Piwik server. The IP address is anonymised before it is saved.
The information generated by the cookie about the use of this website will not be disclosed to third parties.
Cookies are only set on our website on the basis of your consent. In addition, you can permanently prevent the storage of cookies by adjusting your browser software accordingly; however, we would like to point out that in this case you may not be able to use all functions of this website to their full extent.
Sharing-function in social networks
Usage of social media Plug-Ins
We use so-called social plugins from various social networks on our website. A social plugin is a button that allows you to share and communicate messages from our website with other users of the respective social network. The following social plugins are used on our website:
This plug-in is operated by Twitter International Company. The operator of the website twitter.com is Twitter International Company, One Cumberland Place, Fenian Street, Dublin 2, D02 AX07, Ireland. These plug-ins are identified by the Twitter logo. You can find twitter’s Data Protection Notice here.
Use of iFraming
We embed videos on our website via iFraming. With iFrames, external content from third-party websites can be embedded and displayed in defined areas on our websites.
Videos from the following third-party website are embedded on our website:
If you visit one of our websites with embedded videos, your browser will not automatically connect to the server of the aforementioned website. By clicking on the embedded video, you agree to the communication with the aforementioned website and the setting of cookies by this website. After clicking on the embedded video, the information that you have visited our website is passed on to the aforementioned website operator and cookies are set on your computer by the aforementioned website.
If you are logged on to the aforementioned website during a visit to our website, the data transmitted will be assigned to your respective user account. If you want to prevent a website operator from linking information to your user account in this way, please log out of the aforementioned website before clicking on the respective video.
For any other questions regarding data handling, you can reach us at:
Continental Automotive GmbH
Vahrenwalder Str. 9