We are pleased that you are visiting our websites and about your interest in our company. The protection of your personal data is of considerable importance to us. Personal data are individual details about personal or factual circumstances of a certain or definable natural person. This includes e.g. information such as the civilian name, the address, the telephone number and the date of birth.
As personal data enjoy special protection, they are only collected. Processed and used in our company to the admissible extent. We will explain this in more detail to you below.
1. Responsible party
The responsible party within the meaning of Art. 4 Para. 7 EU-General Data Protection Regulation (“GDPR”) is:
Phone: 0049 (0)9128 73-0
You can contact our data protection officer per e-mail under DataPrivacy@agcocorp.com or by post via our postal address with the supplement “the data protection officer”.
2. Automatic data collection and processing by the browser
You can principally visit our websites without entering any personal data. As with each website our server automatically and temporarily collected details in the server logfiles, which are transmitted by the browser if this was not deactivated by you. If you would like to view our website, we collect the following data, which are necessary for us from a technical point of view in order to display our website to you and to guarantee the stability and security (the legal basis is Art. 6 Para. 1 S. 1 lit. f GDPR):
- IP address
- Date and time of the enquiry
- Time zone difference to Greenwich Mean Time (GMT)
- Contents of the requirement (concrete site)
- Access status /HTTP-status code
- respectively transmitted data volume
- Website, from which the requirement comes
- Operating system and its interface
- Language and version of the browser software.
3. Special functions of the websites
Our websites offer you various functions with the use of which personal data are collected, processed and used. We will explain to you below what happens with these data:
4. Data transfer / specified purpose
We only forward personal data to third parties insofar as this is necessary for us in order to fulfil our contractual obligations, in particular to process a concluded contract. With the provision of our website we also forward your data to the service providers commissioned in this respect (e.g. hosting partner, agency, etc.), which exclusively process the personal data by order and following instructions from us. A forwarding of personal data to third parties does not take place except for the stated purposes of the contractual and payment processing or only with your consent.
If you make personal data available to us within the scope of an enquiry or owing to an explicit consent, these data are only used for the purpose, which is covered by the enquiry or the consent. With your consent and in order to fulfil the purpose your personal data can be forwarded within the AGCO Group and also to regional distribution partners.
We will only store your personal data for as long as this is necessary or stipulated by law for the envisaged purpose of the data collection. You can revoke your consent at all times. Your interests that are worthy of protection will be taken into consideration pursuant to the statutory provisions. If data recipients are located in countries outside of the European Economic Area (EEA), in which the applicable law does not guarantee the same standard of data protection as in your home country, we will take measures in order to ensure an appropriate standard of data protection otherwise.
5. Statistical evaluation of the visits to our websites
We will also use the data transmitted by your web browser pursuant to Subclause 2 for the consistent improvement of our internet offer and for statistical purposes.
6. External contents
Simple links to Social Media operators
Our websites make simple links available to websites of the operator of Social Media. A data exchange with the Social Media operators will only take place if you click on the button with the symbol (e.g. the “f” of Facebook). If you click on such a button, a site of the Social Media operator opens in a PopUp window and you will thus find yourself on the websites of the respective Social Media operator. The provisions of the respective Social Media operator apply.
Social plugins, Social Media offers
On our websites so-called Social Plugins or contents of the following social networks are used or integrated (hereinafter the “social networks”). We moreover maintain online presences within social networks and platforms in order to communicate with the customers active there, interested parties and users and to be able to inform them there about our services. When calling the respective networks and platforms the Business Terms and Conditions and the privacy policies of their respective operator shall apply.
Insofar as not otherwise stated within the scope of our privacy statement, we process the data of the users if these communicate with us within the social networks and platforms, e.g. write contributions on our online presences or to send us messages. Incidentally, the following specific notices apply:
For the presentation of our videos we use the video service of YouTube, LLC, 901 Cherry Ave., San Bruno, CA 94066, USA (“YouTube”).
In order to guarantee an as far as possible comprehensive protection of your data we use technical solutions, so that a data transfer to YouTube is only carried out after the prior activation by you. Only after you activate these deactivated plugins, by clicking on our website the button “activate Social Media”, will you thus declare your consent to the transmission of the data determined below to YouTube. With a further click you can then e.g. start a video, send a recommendation within the respective social network etc. If you are already logged into a social network during the use of our websites, as a rule no further log-in dialogue will be displayed.
With the clicking on the button “activate Social Media” you grant your consent to the fact that the data determined subsequently are transmitted to YouTube.
You can revoke your consent for the future at all times by a click on the button “deactivate Social Media”.
If YouTube-videos have been entered on our website and you have activated YouTube as previously described, the content of the entered video will be transmitted by YouTube directly to your browser. At the same time certain data are transmitted from your browser to YouTube. This takes place irrespective whether you click on the video or not. The legal basis for the use of Youtube is Art. 6 Para. 1 S. 1 lit. f GDPR. We have no influence on the volume of the data, which YouTube collects on this website. According to our current status of knowledge it concerns the following data, in particular relating to the presentation of the entered YouTube videos:
- Visited site on our website, which contains the video,
- The general data transmitted by your browser (IP address, browser type and -version, operation system, time)
- With registered Youtube- or Google-users, your Google-user identifier.
Embedded YouTube videos can also be faded out by browser Add-Ons so that no data collection takes place by YouTube.
On this website we use the offer Google Maps. This way we can display interactive maps to you directly in the website and enable you the comfortable use of the maps function.
By the visit to the website Google receives the information that you have called the corresponding sub-site of our website. Moreover, the data stated under Subclause 2 of this statement are transmitted. This is carried out irrespective whether Google makes a user account available, via which you are logged in, or whether no user account exists. If you are logged into Google your data will be allocated directly to the account. If you do not request the allocation with your profile at Google you must log out before activating the button. Google stores your data as a usage profile and uses these for the purpose of advertising, market research and/or a design of our website more suitable for the needs. Such an evaluation is carried out in particular (even for users that are not logged in) to provide advertising suitable for the needs and in order to inform other users of the social network about your activities on our website. You are entitled to a right of objection against the formation of this user profile, whereby you must contact Google directly in order to assert this right.
You can find further information relating to purposes and scope of the data collection and their processing by the plugin-provider in the privacy statements of the provider. There you can also obtain further information relating to your rights in this respect and setting possibilities relating to the protection of your privacy: https://policies.google.com/privacy?hl=en. Google also processes your personal data in the USA and has submitted itself to the EU-US Privacy Shield, https://www.privacyshield.gov/EU-US-Framework. The legal basis for the use of Google Maps is Art. 6 Para. 1 S. 1 lit. f GDPR.
8. Data security and data protection, communication per e-mail
Your personal data are stored by taking all technical and organisational possibilities so that they are not accessible for third parties. With the communication per e-mail the full data security cannot be guaranteed by us so that we recommend that you use the normal postal service with information with a high need for secrecy.
9. Your rights
You have the following rights towards us with regard to personal data relating to you:
- Right to information,
- Right to rectification or deletion,
- Right to limitation of the processing,
- Right to file an objection against the processing,
- Right to data portability.
Please send your written enquiries to our contact possibilities stated at the beginning.
You have moreover the right to complain at a data protection supervisory authority about the processing of your personal data by us.
This privacy statement is adjusted from time to time. (Status: 25 May 2018)