Privacy Policy

The protection of your personal data during the collection, processing and use of personal data in connection with your visit to our homepage is important to us. Your data are protected in accordance with statutory regulations. We are providing information below regarding the type and the extent of the processing of personal data via this website in accordance with Article 13 of the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR).

I. Details of the controller

Peiseler GmbH & Co. KG
Morsbachtalstraße 1 u. 3
42855 Remscheid
Tel.: +49 (0) 2191 – 913 - 0

II. Details of the data protection officer

Our external officer for company data protection is happy to assist you with any queries regarding data protection:

Mr Arndt Halbach of GINDAT GmbH
Wetterauer Str. 6, 42897 Remscheid
Tel. 02191 / 909 430

III. Data processing via the website

Your visit to our website is logged. Initially, the following data transmitted by your browser is generally collected:

  • the IP address currently used by your PC or your router
  • date and time
  • type and version of browser
  • the operating system of your PC
  • the pages you have viewed
  • name and size of the requested file(s)
  • as well as, if appropriate, the URL of the referring website.

These data are collected merely for the purposes of data security, to improve our website as well as error analysis on the basis of Article 6 (1) (f) GDPR. The IP address of your computer is evaluated anonymously (shorted to the last 3 characters). Apart from that, you can visit our website without providing your personal details. Please note that data transmission via the internet (e.g. communication by e-mail) may be subject to security gaps. It is not possible to fully protect data against access by third parties. Confidential data should therefore be sent to us via different means, e.g. by post.


The controller collects and processes the personal data of applicants for the purpose of handling the application process. This processing may also be carried out electronically. This is particularly the case if an applicant sends application documents electronically to the controller, for example by e-mail or via a form on the website. If the controller enters into an employment contract with an applicant, the transmitted data are stored for the purpose of processing the employment relationship in compliance with the statutory provisions. If the controller does not enter into an employment contract with the applicant, the application documents are deleted after the vacancy has been filled, subject to the statutory provisions, provided that such deletion is not prevented by another legitimate interest of the controller. Another legitimate interest in this sense would be, for example, a burden of proof in legal proceedings under the General Equal Treatment Act (GETA).

Applications can be processed by us only if they are sent to the email address “”. Should you use a different email address of our company, your application will unfortunately not be recognised by our systems and therefore also not taken into consideration. Please bear in mind that an email is not a secure medium. Should your application reach our email server at the above-mentioned email address, we protect your application with highly technical and organisational measures. While your application is on the way to our company via the public internet, we do not have any control over it and are unable to guarantee the level of security of your application. If your sending email server supports STARTTLS, our email server will also offer STARTTLS and thus transport encryption.

Contact form

Personal data (e.g. your name, address or contact details), which you are providing to us, e.g. during the course of an enquiry or otherwise, are stored with us and only processed to communicate with you and they are only processed for the purpose for which you have provided such data to us. These data are processed on the basis of Article 6 (1) (a); 6 (1) (f) GDPR.


We are offering you the option to subscribe to a newsletter via our homepage. Your personal data are collected during this order. To ensure that the newsletter has been ordered by yourself or your email address, you initially receive a confirmation email. You are only accepted in our email distributor and receive the newsletter when you click on the activation link contained in this email. The order of the newsletter is recorded for verification purposes (IP address, date, time). You have the option to unsubscribe the newsletter at any time by notifying us, you can also use the link at the end of each newsletter in particular for this purpose. The legal basis for this is Article 6 (1) (a) of GDPR.

We use the newsletter service CleverReach to send the newsletter. This service processes the data only in relation to the order and on our instructions within the meaning of Article 28 GDPR.

Secure data transfer

To protect the security of your data during transmission, we use an encryption procedure (SSL) via HTTPS, corresponding to the current state of the art.

IV. Recipient of personal data

For the purpose of the implementation and the handling of data processing, we can use service providers by means of contract data processing.

Specifically, we have engaged service providers to send the newsletter as well as for the hosting of our website.

The contractual relationships are regulated with our service providers in accordance with the provisions of Article 28 GDPR, which contain the legally required elements for data protection and data security.

V. Matomo

We use Matomo to collect user data about our website visitors and to better tailor the website to our users’ needs. The data is stored anonymously. You can object to the tracking at any time by turning it off here.

VI. Soziale Medien / Plugins


Our website uses Plugins of the Google-operated YouTube site. Site operator is YouTube, LLC, 901 Cherry Ave., San Bruno, CA 94066, USA. When you visit one of our pages that is equipped with a YouTube plugin, a connection is established with the YouTube servers. This informs the YouTube server as to which of our pages you have visited. When you are signed into your YouTube account, you enable YouTube to associate your Internet usage directly with your personal profile. You can prevent this by logging out of your YouTube account. The use of YouTube takes place in the interest of an attractive presentation of our online offerings. This constitutes a legitimate interest within the meaning of Article 6 (1) (f) GDPR. Additional information on the handling of user data can be found in YouTube’s Privacy Policy at:


Our website uses functions of the XING network. The provider is XING AG, Dammtorstraße 29-32, 20354 Hamburg, Germany. Every time one of our sites containing the functions of XING is called up, a connection to XING servers is made. To our knowledge personal data are not stored in the process. In particular, IP addresses are not stored nor is the usage behaviour being assessed. Further information on data protection and the XING Share button can be found in the privacy policy by XING at:

Google+ Plugin

Our sites use Google+ functions. It is operated by Google Inc., 1600 Amphitheatre Parkway, Mountain View, CA 94043, USA. Capture and disclosure of information: You can publish information worldwide by means of the Google+ button. You and other users receive personalised contents from Google and our partners via the Google+ button. Google stores both the information that you have given a content a +1, as well as information on the page you viewed when you clicked on +1. Your +1 can be displayed in Google services as notices together with your profile name and your photo, for example in search results or in your Google profile, or in other places on websites and advertisements on the internet. Google registers information on your +1 activities, in order to improve Google services for you and others. In order to use the Google+ button, you need to have a public Google profile visible to global audiences, which must contain at least the name chosen for the profile. This name is used for all Google Services. In some cases, this name can also replace another name, which you have used when sharing parts of contents via your Google account. The identity of your Google profile may be shown to users who know your email address or who have other identifiable information about you. Use of the captured information: Apart from the purposes described above, the information you provide is used in accordance with the current Google privacy policy. Google may publish summarised statistics on the +1 activities of users or share this with users and partners, such as publishers, advertisers or connected websites.

VII. Use of cookies

Our website uses so-called cookies. Cookies are small text files that are saved by your browser and stored on your computer. Cookies are used for a more user-friendly design of the website. For example, it is possible to recognise the use for the duration of the session, without the need to continuously re-enter the user name and password. The cookies do not damage your computer and are deleted after the end of your session. The legal basis for the data processing is Article 6 (1) (f) GDPR.

Some of the cookies we use are deleted immediately after you close your browser (so-called session cookies).

Other cookies will remain on your terminal and allow to recognise your browser at your next visit (persistent cookies).

Data processing in connection with cookies, which serves solely to create the functionality of our online offering, is carried out on the basis of our legitimate interest in accordance with Article 6 (f) GDPR.

If you do not want the use of cookies, you can set your browser so that the storage of cookies is not accepted. Please note, however, that you may not be able to use all functions of our website in this case.

VIII. Your Rights

According to Articles 15-21 GDPR, you can exercise the following rights regarding the personal data being processed by us, if the conditions described therein are fulfilled

Right of access

You have a right to access to the personal data concerning you, where such data are being processed by us.

Right to rectification

You have the right to demand the rectification of personal data that have been processed incompletely or inaccurately.

Right to erasure

You have the right to the erasure of personal data concerning you, in particular, where one of the following grounds applies:

  • Your personal data are no longer necessary in relation to the purposes for which they were collected or otherwise processed.
  • You are withdrawing your consent on which the processing of your data was based.
  • You have exercised a right to object to the processing
  • Your data was unlawfully processed.

The right to erasure does, however, not exist, insofar as legitimate interests of the controller oppose such right. These can be, for example

  • personal data for the establishment, exercise or defence of legal claims.
  • erasure is not possible due to retention requirements

    If data cannot be erased, there may be a right to restriction of processing (subsequently).

Right to restriction of processing

You have the right to require us to limit the processing of your personal data if

  • you contest the accuracy of the data and we therefore verify the accuracy,
  • the processing is unlawful and you oppose the erasure and instead request the limitation of use
  • we no longer need the data, but you require it for the establishment, exercise or defence of legal claims,
  • you have objected to the processing of your data, and it is not yet clear whether our legitimate grounds override your grounds.

Right to data portability

You have the right to receive the personal data concerning you that you have provided to us, in a structured, commonly used and machine-readable format; and you have the right to transmit these data to another controller without hindrance from us, provided the processing is based on your consent or on a contract and the processing is carried out by automated means.

Right to object

The data subject shall have the right to object, on grounds relating to his or her particular situation, at any time to processing of personal data concerning him or her which is based on point (e) or (f) of Article 6(1), including profiling based on those provisions. Insofar as the processing of your personal data is based on your consent, you have the right to withdraw this consent at any time.

IX. Time limits for the erasure of data

Insofar as there is no legally prescribed retention period, the data are erased or destroyed when they are no longer required to achieve the purpose of the processing. Various time limits apply for the retention of personal data, thus data with tax relevance are generally retained for 10 years, other data in accordance with regulations under commercial law generally for 6 years. Finally, the period of storage is also dependent on the statutory limitation periods, which are for example, in accordance with Sections 195 et seqq. of the German Civil Code (BGB), usually three years, however, they can be up to thirty years in individual cases.

X. Right to lodge a complaint with a supervisory authority

According to Article 77 GDPR, every data subject has the right to lodge a complaint with a supervisory authority, if the data subject considers that the processing of personal data relating to him or her infringes the GDPR. The responsible supervisory authority in respect of data protection issues is the commissioner for data protection in the federal state in which our company’s registered office is located.

XI. Disclaimer

Liability for Contents

We, as service provider, are responsible for our own content on these pages according to general law (in accordance with Section 7 (1) TMG (Telemedia Act)). According to Sections 8 to 10 TMG, we as service provider are, however, not obliged to monitor transmitted or stored third-party information or to investigate circumstances that point to illegal activity. Obligations to remove or block the use of information after having become aware of such activity, in accordance with general law, remain unaffected. A liability in this regard is only possible from the point in time that there is knowledge of a specific infringement of rights. We shall immediately remove any contents when we become aware of corresponding infringements of rights.

Liability for Links

Our offering includes links to external websites of third parties, on whose contents we have no influence. We therefore are unable to accept any liability for such external contents. The respective provider or operator of the pages is responsible for the contents of the linked pages at all times. The linked pages were checked for possible legal infringements at the time they were linked. At the time of the linking, there were no apparent unlawful contents. However, constant checking of the linked pages in terms of content is not reasonable without specific evidence indicating a legal infringement. Should we become aware of any legal infringements, we will remove such links immediately.

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