Privacy Statement

Heckler & Koch appreciates your interest in its products and your visit to this Web site. Your privacy is important to us and we want you to feel comfortable visiting our site. The protection of your privacy in the processing of your personal data is an important concern to which we pay special attention during our business processes. Personal data collected during visits to our Web site are processed by us according to the legal provisions valid for the countries in which the Web sites are maintained.

COLLECTION AND PROCESSING OF PERSONAL DATA
When you visit our Web site, our Web server automatically records your IP address, the Web site from which you visit us, the Web pages you actually visit and the date and length of your visit. Personal data is only stored if volunteered by you, for example in the context of a registration, a online application, a survey, a contest or in execution of a contract.

USE AND DISCLOSURE OF PERSONAL DATA AND PURPOSE SPECIFICATION
Heckler & Koch will use your personal data for the sole purpose of technical administration of the Web site, customer administration, product surveys and marketing, only to the extent necessary in each specific case. We will only disclose your data to governmental authorities in cases where it is required by law. Our employees, agencies, and retailers are obliged by us to respect confidentiality.

FREEDOM OF CHOICE
We should like to use your data to inform you about our products and services and where applicable request your opinion. Naturally your participation is completely voluntary. Should you not consent, you can inform us at any time so that we can suppress your data accordingly. Please refer to the respective Web site for further information.

COOKIES
Heckler & Koch uses cookies to record the preferences of visitors, to enable us to optimize the design of our Web site. Cookies are small files which are stored on your hard drive. They ease navigation, and increase the user-friendliness of a Web site. Cookies also help us to identify the most popular sections of our Web site. This enables us to provide content that is more accurately suited to your needs, and in so doing improve our service. Cookies can be used to determine whether there has been any contact between us and your computer in the past. Only the cookie on your computer is identified. Personal details can be saved in cookies, provided that you have consented to this, for example, in order to facilitate secure online access so that you not need to enter your user ID and password again.

Most browsers automatically accept cookies. You can prevent cookies from being stored on your hard drive by setting your browser to not accept cookies. The exact instructions for this can be found in the manual for your browser. You can delete cookies already on your hard drive at any time. If you choose not to accept cookies, you can still visit our Web site, however this may result in a reduced availability of the services provided by our Web site.

SECURITY
Heckler & Koch uses technical and organizational security measures in order to protect the data we have under our control against accidental or intentional manipulation, loss, destruction and against access by unauthorized persons. Our security procedures are continually enhanced as new technology becomes available.

FREEDOM OF INFORMATION
Upon written request, Heckler & Koch or its representatives will inform you by letter without delay what personal data is stored by us as defined by applicable law. Should such data be incorrect, we will at your request correct that information for you, also as a registered user you have the option of viewing, deleting or amending your personal data yourself.

GOOGLE ANALYTICS
This website uses Google Analytics, a web analytics service provided by Google, Inc. (“Google”). Google Analytics uses “cookies”, which are text files placed on your computer, to help the website analyze how users use the site. The information generated by the cookie about your use of the website will be transmitted to and stored by Google on servers in the United States .

In case IP-anonymisation is activated on this website, your IP address will be truncated within the area of Member States of the European Union or other parties to the Agreement on the European Economic Area. Only in exceptional cases the whole IP address will be first transfered to a Google server in the USA and truncated there. The IP-anonymisation is active on this website.

Google will use this information on behalf of the operator of this website for the purpose of evaluating your use of the website, compiling reports on website activity for website operators and providing them other services relating to website activity and internet usage.

The IP-address, that your Browser conveys within the scope of Google Analytics, will not be associated with any other data held by Google. You may refuse the use of cookies by selecting the appropriate settings on your browser, however please note that if you do this you may not be able to use the full functionality of this website. You can also opt-out from being tracked by Google Analytics with effect for the future by downloading and installing Google Analytics Opt-out Browser Addon for your current web browser: http://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout?hl=en.

CHANGES TO THIS PRIVACY POLICY
Due to current circumstances, such as legal changes, we will update this Privacy Statement if necessary. Always valid is the published version.

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Contact | Informations

Your questions and concerns about privacy are welcome and very important to us. Please address them to: datenschutz@heckler-koch-de.com or to the contacts listed in the imprint.

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