Privacy Statement

TAKRAF GmbH appreciates your interest in our company, our products and our website. In the following we would like to inform you about the collection and processing of anonymous and personal data when using our website.

Subject matter of data protection

The purpose of data protection legislation such as the EU General Data Protection Regulation (EU) 2016/679 (EU-GDPR) is to protect the privacy of natural persons and their personal data. Personal data means any information relating to an identified or identifiable natural person (‘data subject’). An identifiable natural person is one who can be identified, directly or indirectly, in particular by reference to an identifier.

Responsible entity for data collection and processing on this website

Controller in the sense of Art. 4 (7) of the EU-GDPR and responsible entity for the data collection and processing on this website is TAKRAF GmbH. For contact details and the names of the contoller’s representatives please refer to TAKRAF’s imprint on this website.

General extent of data collection and processing

In general, it is not necessary to specify personal data when using our website.

On our website, we provide you with the possibility to get into contact with us via e-mail. The personal data you submit to us (such as your e-mail-address, your name, contact details etc.) is collected and processed for the purpose of responding to your query.

You are not obliged to provide us with such personal data. However, if you do not provide us with the necessary data we might be not in a position to respond to you query or request in a proper manner.

Data can be forwarded to third parties, such as service providers, suppliers, clients, TAKRAF-affiliated companies, if necessary for the processing of and responding to your query.

Furthermore, we may submit data to third parties if we are required by law, courts or public authorities to do so.

The legal basis for the he collection and processing of your personal data is article 6 of the EU-GDPR.

Collecting and recording of data while browsing our website

Your internet browser automatically transmits data to our webserver when accessing our website for technical reasons such as the used operating system, the internet browser, the IP address, the previously used website (referrer URL) and the time. This data is transmitted anonymously without identifying the user personally. A combination with other data resources will not be made. The data will only be used for statistical purposes.

We use cookies for the collection and recording of user data. These are little text files which are saved on your computer. We only collect this data to optimize our internet presence to design our internet service range even more attractive. The data is only collected and saved in an anonymized format and does not allow any conclusion to you as a person.

Webanalytics tool

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:

For further information please visit:

You can deny the installation of third-party analytic cookies by selecting the following statement and saving the changes:

Retention period of your personal data

Your personal data collected will be erased after the purposes of processing have ceased existing, however, subject to possible legal retention requirements which we are obliged to respect.

Your rights

You have the following rights with respect to the personal data collected und processed by us:

1. Right of access – to obtain from us confirmation as to whether or not personal data concerning your person are being processed;
2. Right to rectification – to obtain from us the rectification of inaccurate personal data concerning your person;
3. Right to erasure – to obtain from us the erasure of personal data concerning your person where legal grounds exist;
4. Right to restriction of processing – to obtain from us restriction of processing where legal grounds exist; and
5. Right to object - to object, on grounds relating to your particular situation, at any time to processing of personal data concerning your person which is based on point (e) or (f) of Article 6(1) of the EU-GDPR.

Furthermore, you have the right to complain at the competent data protection authority about the processing of your personal data.

If a data processing of some of your personal data by us is based on your consent you may withdraw your consent at any time.

Point of contact

Do not hesitate to contact us for further questions concerning our privacy policy and the processing of your personal data or as to requests with regard to your data subject rights. Our data protection officer is available under the following e-mail-address:


The TAKRAF GmbH compiles the contents of this website with great care and  updates the information regularly. However, the information is noncommittal and does not replace an individual consultation. The TAKRAF GmbH disclaims and excludes all liability or warranty with regard to the currentness, correctness and completeness of the information on these sites or the failure-free access at any time.

TAKRAF explicitly reserves the right to change, to expand, to delete or to withdraw a publication temporarily or permanently parts of sites or the whole presence without prior announcement.

Claims against TAKRAF GmbH regarding damage of any kind caused by the use of any information provided, including any kind of information which is incomplete or incorrect, will be rejected  except in case of willful misconduct or gross negligence by TAKRAF GmbH or its vicarious agents. This disclaimer is not applicable to damages resulting from injury to life, body or health.

This website provides links to other websites (“external links”). When clicking on those links you leave the presence of the TAKRAF GmbH. The websites of third parties may refer to different regulations especially concerning the privacy policy. The TAKRAF GmbH disclaims any liability and warranty for information provided by external links.

Before the first linking the provider inspects the information on the external links in regard to violations. At that time no violations were found. If any damage occurs by the use of information presented there, only the author of the respective pages might be liable, not the one who has linked to these pages.

The provider does not have any influence on the actual and future design and the contents of linked websites. A permanent control of external links is not reasonable to the provider without any concrete indication of a statutory violation.

If external links on our website link to content which gives reason for objections, please inform us. We will delete links with statutory violation immediately.

This disclaimer is part of the internet presence of the TAKRAF GmbH. If parts or individual formulations of this text should not correspond to the prevailing legislation in parts or totally, the remaining parts of the document and their validity shall remain unaffected.