Data Privacy & Cookies
Data privayc policy
QBEX - Quality By Experts is responsible for processing your personally identifiable data on our website. You will find all of our information in the Credits.
Your data will not be shared with other recipients without your expressed permission.
Services, Scripts & Cookies
In order to operate our website, we use services by third-party providers in the following areas:
- Webhosting (hetzner.de) in order to store data and run the website
- Map services (Google Maps) in order to provide a map for travel to our facilities
- Web analysis (Google Analytics, Facebook Pixel) in order to conduct a statistical analysis of use of our website
A script is a form of software that provides certain functions, processes data and which links our website to various services of third-party providers, for example the web analysis products of Google Analytics and Facebook Pixel.
In order to operate our website, we use scripts by the following third-party providers:
- Google Analytics for web analysis
These scripts are not absolutely necessary for the operation of our website (in a worst-case scenario, the web analysis does not encompass all website users, which does not significantly alter the validity of the statistics themselves). Our website is configured in such a way that these scripts are only initiated pursuant to your consent.
Cookies make websites more user-friendly and efficient for the user. A cookie is a small text file used to store information. When you visit a website, the website may place a cookie on the user’s computer. If the user then visits the website later, the website can read the data on the previously stored cookie, thereby determining whether the user had previously visited the website or not, as well as what areas of the website were of particular interest to the user in question.
Further information about cookies can be found on WIKIPEDIA.
Changing your cookie settings
The user can determine precisely how the web browser handles cookies, which cookies are accepted or blocked etc. by changing the settings in their web browser. Where precisely these settings can be found varies according to the web browser in question. Detailed information about this can be found by using your web browser’s help function.
Cookies on our website
Our website uses the following providers:
In order to continually develop our website, we conduct statistical analysis of the use of our website with the help of web analysis products from Google Analytics and Facebook Pixel. For example, in this way we are able to determine what content on our website is particularly interesting for people, using this information to improve our offer.
Statistical analysis of your use of this website only occurs pursuant to you expressing your consent for web analysis to be conducted.
In order to conduct a statistical analysis, our website uses web analysis products from Google Analytics and Facebook Pixel. To do so, our website integrates scripts and cookies from Google and Facebook. These only begin to run after you have given your expressed permission for the web analysis to occur.
If you wish, you can revoke consent you have previously given for the collection of your user data for web analysis purposes simply by clicking on the following link. This will install an opt-out cookie on your computer that will prevent your data being collected whenever you visit our website in future: deactivate web analysis
Further below, you have the opportunity deactivate each of the individual services.
This website uses Google Analytics, a web analysis service provided by Google Inc, 1600 Amphitheatre Parkway Mountain View, CA 94043, USA (“Google”) on the legal basis of overriding legitimate interest (analysis of website use). We have entered into a contract with Google for the purposes of processing such data and only within the scope of that agreement.
This website uses the function “Activate IP Anonymization”. By means of this, if you are located within the member states of the European Union or other countries within the European Economic Area that are a party to the agreement, Google will abbreviate your IP address before transmitting it to the server. Only in exceptional cases will the full IP address first be sent to a Google server in the USA, where it is then abbreviated.
According to Google, Google will use the data collected in order to analyze use of the website, compile reports about website activities and provide related services pertaining to website use as well as use of the Internet in general.
Google may also share this information with third parties, insofar as this is prescribed by law or these third parties are contracted by Google to process such data.
Deactivate Google Analytics
- You can prevent the collection of your user data by Google Analytics in general and on all websites simply by downloading the browser plug-in available at the following link and installing it to your computer: https://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout?hl=en
- You can prevent the collection of your user data by Google Analytics only on this website by clicking on the following link. This will install an opt-out cookie that will prevent collection of your data whenever you visit this website in future: Deactivate Google Analytics
You have the right to be provided details of the data which has been collected about you, to have such data corrected or deleted, to restrict how that data is processed, and to ensure that such data is provided to you or third parties authorized by you in a portable and readily accessible fashion.
You have the right to revoke any and all permission you have previously given for the processing of your personally identifiable data. This in no way affects the legality of any personally identifiable data having been collected up to the point when you revoked your permission.
You have the right to object to the processing of your personally identifiable data for direct advertising purposes. If you express such an objection, your personally identifiable data will no longer be used for the purposes of direct advertising.
You also have the right to lodge a complaint with the appropriate oversight authorities (Austrian Data Protection Office, Wickenburggasse 8, 1010 Wien firstname.lastname@example.org).