General Data Protection Regulation

Data protection

We appreciate your interest in our company and our high quality products, services, websites and applications (together our "Services"). We take the protection and security of your personal information very seriously. We treat your personal data confidentially and in accordance with the statutory data protection regulations (General Data Protection Regulation, GDPR by means DSGVO in German language).

Responsible and scope

Responsible in terms of the European General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR by means DSGVO in German language) and other national data protection laws of the member states of the European Union as well as other data protection regulations is:

BMG Bremsmaterial GmbH
Tiergartenstra├če 38
45699 Herten
Tel.: +49-2366-9399150
Fax: +49-2366-9399152

This Privacy Policy applies to the entire BMG Bremsmaterial GmbH website, which is available under the domain and other sub domains and related domains.

Principles of data processing

Personal data is any data that is suitable for identifying a natural person. These include e.g. Name, address, telephone number, fax number, age, address, e-mail address or IP address. Anonymous data, with which we can relate to them only with disproportionate effort, are not included. The processing of personal data such as collection, storage, retrieval, evaluation or dissemination) always requires a legal basis or its express consent. Personal data will be deleted once the purpose of the processing has been achieved. If a legal requirement requires a longer retention period, your data will be blocked until the final deletion.

Provision and retrieval of the website

The use of our website is usually possible without providing personal information. Upon retrieval of the website, your browser automatically transmits data that is temporarily stored in a log file. These data are required to show you the website and to ensure the stability and security of our website. The following data is collected:

Once these data are no longer required, they will be deleted. Further storage can be done by legal requirements. The temporary storage of data is essential for the operation of the website.

Contact possibilities

You can contact us via the e-mail address mentioned on our website. The collection of data is limited to your e-mail address and the data voluntarily provided by you to handle your request. The data will only be used to process your request and will be deleted as soon as your request has been completed and storage is no longer required or required by law.

Transfer of the data

Your personal data will only be disclosed if you have given us your express consent, if disclosure is required to fulfill the contractual relationship, if we are legally obliged to disclose it or if we have a legitimate business interest. Assertion, exercise or defense of legal claims. The latter only applies if there is no reason to believe that you have a legitimate interest in not disclosing your data.


The internet pages partly use so-called cookies. Cookies do not harm your computer and do not contain viruses. Cookies serve to make our offer more user-friendly, effective and secure. Cookies are small text files that are stored on your computer and stored by your browser.

Most of the cookies we use are so-called "session cookies". They are automatically deleted after your visit. Other cookies remain stored on your device until you delete them. These cookies allow us to recognize your browser the next time you visit our website.

You can set your browser so that you are informed about the setting of cookies and allow cookies only in individual cases, the acceptance of cookies for certain cases or generally exclude and enable the automatic deletion of cookies when closing the browser. Disabling cookies may limit the functionality of this website.

We use only our own cookies that are sent back to our servers, not third-party cookies that would be sent to third-party servers.


On our web pages are hyperlinks to websites of other providers. By clicking on these hyperlinks, you will be redirected directly to the websites of the other providers. We cannot accept responsibility for the use of their data by third parties, as we have no control over the privacy policies of these companies. Please refer to the websites of the third party providers for the handling of their personal data.

Your rights

According to the GDPR, you as the affected person have the following rights regarding the processing of your personal data:

Contradictory legal

The processing of your personal data is based on legitimate interests. You have the right to object to the processing of your personal data, to the extent that these reasons arise from your particular situation.

Data security

We undertake to protect your personal data and your privacy and to treat it confidentially. In order to protect their data against misuse, manipulation and loss, comprehensive security measures will be taken according to the state of the art. However, we point out that the rules of data protection of persons or institutions, which are not within our sphere of influence, are not necessarily observed. Data transmission over the Internet (for example, when communicating by e-mail) may have security vulnerabilities. A complete protection of the data from access by third parties is not possible. It is the responsibility of the user to use the data provided by him, e.g. protected by encryption.

Version: September 2018