Data privacy

Data Protection Statement

Scheidt & Bachmann take the protection of your personal data seriously and strictly adhere to the Data Protection Act (BDSG and DSG NW). Under no circumstances shall the collected information be sold. The following statement provides you with an overview of how Scheidt & Bachmann ensures the protection of your data, what sort of information is collected and the purpose of its recording.

Data processing on this website

Scheidt & Bachmann automatically collect and record, on an internal server log file, information which your browser sends to Scheidt & Bachmann. These server logs are:

  • Browser type/version
  • Operating system and resolution
  • Referrer URL (previously visited websites)
  • Hostname of accessing computer (IP address) and location
  • Date and time, as well as frequency of your request

This information is not referable to any particular person. Scheidt & Bachmann does not consolidate this information with other data sources.

Input of personal data

Basically, any input of personal data on our websites is voluntary, i.e. you decide yourself whether and to what extent you wish to entrust us with your data. This data is required for the use of individual services or for making contact in connection with queries or suggestions. Data which is necessary for provision of the specific service which is being requested is marked as mandatory by means of an asterisk (*).

etracker & Google Analytics

On the websites operated by Scheidt & Bachmann with the First Level Domains of ".de" or ".com", data will be collected and stored for marketing and optimization purposes using etracker Ltd ("etracker") technology. All visitor data is saved using an anonymous user ID and can be used to create a usage profile. Cookies may be used for this purpose. Cookies are small text files that are stored in the visitor's local internet browser cache and it is possible to use these cookies to recognize a visitor's internet browser. The data collected by the etracker technology will not be used to determine the personal identity of a website visitor, and will not be compiled with personal data relating to the person referred to by the pseudonym, unless agreed to separately by the person concerned. The collection and storage of data may be revoked at any time with respect to future services through etracker on

On all websites operated by Scheidt & Bachmann we use Google Analytics, a web analysis service of the Google Inc. ("Google"). Google Analytics uses so-called "Cookies", text files which are saved on your computer and which allows an analysis of the use of the website by you. The information generated by the Cookie about your use of this website is transferred normally to a server by Google in the USA and is saved there.

In case of the activation of the IP anonymizer on this website, within member states of the European Union or in other contracting states of the agreement about the European economic area, your IP address is first shortened before reaching Google. Only in special cases is the full IP address transferred to a Google server in the USA and is shortened there. By order of the operator of this website, Google will use this information to evaluate your use of the website, to collect reports of the website activities and to render other linked service towards the website operator with the website use and the internet use. Within the scope of Google Analytics of your browser, the transmitted IP address will be not be linked to other data by Google.

You can prevent the storage of the Cookies through your internet browsers software settings; we point out that in this case you will not be able to use all functions of this website. In addition, you can prevent the Google cookies from capturing your data (incl. your IP address) by downloading and installing the browser plug-in available through the following link: [].

You can refuse the use of Google Analytics by clicking on the following link. An opt-out cookie will be set on the computer, which prevents the future collection of your data when visiting this website: Disable Google Analytics


Some parts of our website contain so called cookies. The purpose of Cookies is to make our offers more customer-friendly, more effective and safer. Cookies are small text files that are stored on your computer. Most of the cookies Scheidt & Bachmann uses are so called "session-cookies". They are deleted automatically after your visit to our website. Cookies do not damage your computer and do not contain any malicious programmes.


If you want to receive our online newsletter, Scheidt & Bachmann need your valid e-mail address. With your explicit approval, we use the data provided by you to send you our newsletter. The information of your e-mail address is necessary, all further information is voluntary. The newsletter contains current information.

You have the right to revoke your approval to record the information and your e-mail address as well as the use of such for sending the newsletter at any time. No extra charges will be incurred above your normal costs associated to send an e-mail.

Right of access to personal data

Upon request, Scheidt & Bachmann shall provide information to you about your personal data, the origin and recipient as well as the usage of the data that is recorded with us at any time. Information on the recorded data can be obtained from our data protection officer (datenschutzbeauftragter(at) In addition, you have right to correct, block or delete this data. In this case, please also contact the Scheidt & Bachmann data protection officer.

Additional information

Your trust is of great importance to Scheidt & Bachmann. Therefore, Scheidt & Bachmann is willing to answer all your questions related to the usage of your personal data at any time. If you have any queries that are not covered with this Statement of Data Protection or, if you want more information in detail, please do not hesitate and contact our data protection officer (datenschutzbeauftragter(at)