Data protection

Data protection

The protection of your personal data, we take seriously, because we want you to feel comfortable when you visit our website. We collect, use and store your personal data only in compliance with the terms of the Federal German Data Protection Act. Read on to learn how we collect data, what data we collect and why and how we use your data.

Collecting and processing data

Every time you access our website or download a file from it, some non-personal data is recorded. We store this data for internal system-related and statistical purposes. We record the following data: name of the file, date and time, data volume, whether the download was successful, the name of the web browser and domain requesting the download. We also record the IP address of the requesting computer. We collect other personal data only when it is supplied voluntarily by website users and/or customers, for example when they register, when they enter into a contract or adjust their browser settings.


Our website and applications use cookies. A cookie is a text file that is sent to your computer when you visit a website and stored on the hard disk of the website user and/or customer. If the user and/or customer revisits this website server, their browser sends the cookie back to the server. The server will use the data acquired by this procedure in various ways. For example, cookies can be used to blend in relevant advertising or to facilitate navigation on a website. If a website user and/or customer prefers not to allow cookies, they can change the settings on the web browser installed on their computer. The web browser is the program used to open and display websites (for example, Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Opera or Safari). Our data protection policies are not applicable to the links of the third party internet pages in our website.

How we use your personal data

When personal data is provided to KOLBUS, it only will be used fo the purpose of answering requests. In general, we processpersonal data provided exclusivelly to maintain customer relationships. Your personal data will not be disclosed to any third party. The employees of KOLBUS are obligated to maintain confidentiality.

Consent: While the visiter provides personal data he or she gives us his or her consent to store and process personal data as described above ant to the purpose as specified.

Right to obtain information: Any person is entitled, upon request and free of charge, once a year to obtain information as to the extent to which information is processed by KOLBUS. A request of information concerning the processing of personal data will have to be made in writing by a letter and must be signed by the person who requests information regarding his or her data. For this purpose, please contact the company adress stated under ›Imprint‹.

January 2017

Withdrawal from granted consent