Legal Disclaimer

Thank you for visiting our website. The protection of your personal data is important to us.

  • We want you to feel safe when visiting our website.
  • We protect your privacy and your personal data.
  • We process your personal data in accordance with the content of this privacy policy, the country-specific data protection regulations that apply to us and the General Data Protection Regulation (“GDPR”).

Below we provide an overview of the information we collect during your visit to our website and how it is used:

1. Name and address of the responsible entity

TEKON Prüftechnik GmbH, Auf der Höhe 17, 71394 Kernen, Germany, as the operator of the website, is the responsible entity in the sense of the DSGVO and other country-specific data protection regulations.

2. Data protection officer

You can contact our data protection officer at any time with any data protection concerns:

Mr. Steffen Emhardt

EmEtz GmbH
Max-Eyth-Str. 8
71672 Marbach

E-Mail: datenschutz(at)

3. Personal data

Personal data is any information relating to an identified or identifiable natural person. An identifiable natural person is one who can be identified, directly or indirectly, in particular by reference to an identifier such as a name, identification number, location data, online identifier or to one or more factors specific to the physical, physiological, genetic, mental, economic, cultural or social identity of that natural person. Personal data also includes information about your use of our website. In this context, we collect personal data, as follows, from you: Information about your visits to our website, such as volume of data transfer, the location from which you retrieve data from our website, and other connection data, files and other content that you retrieve. This is usually done through the use of log files and cookies. More information about log files and cookies is provided below.

Purpose of use and personal data concerned The scope and type of collection, processing and use of your data differ depending on whether you visit our website merely to retrieve generally available information or whether you make use of additional services.

a) Informational use

For a purely informative use of our website, it is generally not necessary for you to provide personal data.

Rather, in this case, when you call up our web pages, we only record the data that your Internet browser automatically transmits to us, such as

the IP address of your computer
the date and time of your visit,
your browser type, browser version and browser settings,
the operating system used (Windows, iOS, Linux, etc.),
the amount of data transferred and status of transfers,
from which website the access to our site was made,
other similar data and information that serve to avert danger in the event of attacks on our information technology systems.

The IP address of your computer is only stored for the time of your use of the website in so-called log files and then immediately deleted or anonymized by shortening. The remaining data is stored for a limited period of time. We use this data for the operation of our website, in particular to detect and eliminate website errors, to determine the utilization of the website and to make adjustments or improvements.

b) Use in the event of the use of further services

If you make use of further services of our company via our website, it may be necessary for you to provide personal data for this purpose. Which personal data is required for the provision of services can be seen from the respective input mask. You can provide further information voluntarily. You can tell which information is required and which is voluntary by the fact that the mandatory information is marked with an asterisk (*). Your data will be processed exclusively for the purpose of providing the service you requested.

4. Contact form

On our website we offer you the possibility to contact us by means of a contact form. The personal data that you provide as part of a contact request will only be used to process your request and will be deleted immediately from the web server. We would like to point out that the messages may be stored within the scope of legally existing storage obligations. Subject to the following statements, data will not be passed on to third parties.

5. Newsletter

If you want to subscribe to our newsletter, we require, in addition to your email address, confirmation that you are the owner of the email address provided and that you agree to receive the newsletter. This data is only collected for the purpose of being able to send you the newsletter and to document our authorization in this regard. The data will not be passed on to third parties. You can cancel your subscription to the newsletter at any time with effect for the future. In addition, the following data is collected during registration:

IP address of the calling computer
Date and time of registration

For the processing of the data, your consent is obtained during the registration process and reference is made to this privacy policy.

6. Web analytics tools

a) Use of cookies

This website uses cookies. We use cookies to personalize content and ads, provide social media features, and analyze traffic to our website. We also share information about your use of our website with our social media, advertising and analytics partners. Our partners may combine this information with other data that you have provided to them or that they have collected as part of your use of the Services.

Cookies are small text files used by websites to make the user experience more efficient.

By law, we may store cookies on your device if they are strictly necessary for the operation of this site. For all other cookie types, we need your permission.

This site uses different types of cookies. Some cookies are placed by third parties that appear on our pages.

You can change or withdraw your consent at any time from the cookie statement on our site.

Learn more about who we are, how to contact us, and how we process personal data in our Privacy Policy.

Please provide your consent ID and date when you contact us regarding your consent.

Your consent applies to the following domains:

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b) Use of Google Universal Analytics

This website uses Google Universal Analytics, a web analytics service provided by Google Inc, 1600 Amphitheatre Parkway, Mountain View, CA 94043, USA (“Google”). Google Universal Analytics also 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 this website is usually transmitted to a Google server in the USA and stored there. However, in the case of activation of IP anonymization on this website, your IP address will be truncated beforehand by Google within member states of the European Union or in other member states of the European Economic Area. Only in exceptional cases will the full IP address be transmitted to a Google server in the USA and shortened there.

On our behalf, Google will use this information for the purpose of evaluating your use of the website, compiling reports on website activity and providing us with other services relating to website activity and internet usage. The IP address transmitted by your browser as part of Google Universal Analytics will not be merged with other data from 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 prevent the collection of data generated by the cookie and related to your use of the website (including your IP address) to Google and the processing of this data by Google by downloading and installing the browser plug-in available at the following link (

As an alternative to the browser plug-in, you can prevent the collection by Google Analytics by clicking on the following link. An opt-out cookie will be set that prevents future collection of your data when visiting this website: Disable collection of data from Google Analytics for this website For more information, please visit and (general information about Google Analytics and privacy).

We would like to point out that on this website Google Universal Analytics has been extended by the code “gat._anonymizeIp();” to ensure anonymized collection of IP addresses (so-called IP masking).

7. Use of plugins of the service provider YouTube

Use of YouTube plugins

Videos from the provider YouTube are embedded on our website. YouTube is operated by YouTube LLC ,901 Cherry Avenue, San Bruno, CA 94066, USA.

YouTube uses cookies for data collection and statistical data analysis. Through these statistics, YouTube can evaluate how often a video was viewed, whether the video was viewed on YouTube or on which websites the video was embedded.

To protect your privacy, we only use embedded YouTube videos in an enhanced privacy mode. This means that YouTube does not store cookies for a user who views a website with an embedded YouTube video, but does not click on the video to play it. If the video is played, YouTube may store cookies on the user’s computer, but no personal information about the playback of embedded videos is stored.

For more information on data protection by YouTube (Google), please visit

8. No disclosure of your personal data

We do not disclose your personal data to third parties unless you have consented to the disclosure of data or we are entitled or obliged to disclose data due to statutory provisions and/or official or court orders. This may involve, in particular, the disclosure of information for the purposes of criminal prosecution, the prevention of danger or the enforcement of intellectual property rights.

9. Data security

All information that you transmit to us is stored on servers within the European Union. However, we secure our website and other systems by technical and organizational measures against loss, destruction, access, modification or distribution of your data by unauthorized persons. In particular, we transmit your personal data in encrypted form. We use the TLS 1.2 (Transport Layer Security) coding system for this purpose.

10. Your rights

You have the right to

  • to receive information free of charge about the personal data we have stored about you (right to information).
  • to request confirmation as to whether we are processing personal data relating to you (right to confirmation).
  • to demand that we delete the personal data relating
  • to you without delay, provided that their processing is no longer necessary and the other requirements of the GDPR for deletion are also met (right to erasure).
    demand the immediate correction and completion of inaccurate personal data concerning you (right to rectification).
  • to request the restriction of the processing of your personal data (right to restriction of processing).
  • to receive the personal data concerning you in a structured, common and machine-readable format (right to data portability).
    object to the processing of your personal data (right to object).

You have the right not to be subject to a decision based solely on automated processing – including profiling – which produces legal effects concerning you or similarly significantly affects you (right to decision in individual cases). Furthermore, you have the right to revoke your consent to the processing of your personal data at any time with effect for the future.

For further information on your rights, please contact our data protection officer.

11. Deletion and blocking of personal data after fulfillment of purpose

We process and store personal data only for as long as is necessary to fulfill the purpose, at the longest, however, until the expiry of the statutory retention and storage periods.

Upon fulfillment of the purpose and expiration of the legal retention and storage periods, the personal data will be deleted or blocked in accordance with the data protection requirements.

12. Right of appeal

Without prejudice to any other administrative or judicial remedy, you have the right to lodge a complaint with a supervisory authority, in particular in the Member State of your residence, workplace or the place of the alleged infringement, if you consider that the processing of personal data concerning you infringes the GDPR.

Competent lead supervisory authority for data protection according to Art. 56 DSGVO for complaints is:

The State Commissioner for Data Protection and Freedom of Information of Baden-Württemberg Dr. Stefan Brink.

House address:
Königstraße 10a
70173 Stuttgart

Postal address:
P.O. Box 10 29 32
70025 Stuttgart

Telephone: 0711/615541-0
Fax: 0711/615541-15


Information on the use of data according to the EU General Data Protection Regulation