Impressum – Legal Notice
As website owner the company stated under Legal Notice, Disclaimer and Data Privacy Statement (hereinafter: “We”) is the responsible body for collection, processing and use of personal data collected through the use of this website in accordance with the German Data Protection Act (BDSG).
Details in accordance with Section 5 German Broadcast Media Act (TMG):
Phone: +49 7424 9403 40
Fax: +49 7424 9403 43
Commercial Register Number: HRB 460656
Court of Registry: Stuttgart
VAT (Value added tax identification number): DE 186764046
Person responsible for the content in accordance with Section 55 Para. 2 Interstate Broadcasting Agreement (RStV) is:
Phone: +49 7424 9403 40
Fax: +49 7424 9403 43
1.1 Liability for Contents
The content of this website has been created with due care and diligence. We do not however assume any responsibility and liability for the accuracy, completeness and timeliness of the contents. In accordance with Section 7 Para. 1 TMG we are responsible for our content even if it has been supplied. In accordance with Sections 8, 9 and 10 TMG we have no obligation to check or control information that has been communicated or stored by third parties nor are we obliged to research circumstances that would indicate illegitimate activities. This will not affect our obligation to remove or stop the use of information which represents an unlawful act. We accept liability only from the point in time onwards at which knowledge is gained of any specific infringement of rights. In this case the corresponding content will be removed immediately.
1.2 Liability for Links
Our website contains links to third party websites. We do not have any influence on their contents. We therefore do not assume any liability for their contents. The respective provider or operator of the linked websites is exclusively responsible for the content of these sites. No unlawful contents were in evidence at the time the links were created. A continuous control of the contents of the linked websites is however not reasonable without any specific indication for infringements. We will immediately remove such links upon discovery of infringements.
Note: Please pay attention to the data privacy statements of third party sites.
All contents of this website, such as texts, pictures, graphics are the intellectual property of Ortho-Medical GmbH and as such protected by copyright. You are not entitled to copy, download or duplicate any content. In particular, there is no right to further use. No content of this site may be copied, edited, distributed or used without prior written consent of Ortho-Medical GmbH. We point out that we strictly observe third party copyrights with regard to the contents of this website as far as they have not been created by us.
Further information: Law on Regulation of Copyright in the Information Society of September 10, 2003 (BGBl. Part I/2003, page 1774 ff., amended I/2004, page 312); entered into force on September 13, 2003 (apart from some exceptions) and The Fifth Law to Amend Copyright of November 10, 2006 (BGBl. I/2006, page 2587 f.); entered into force on November 16, 2006 (revised version of Section 26 and change of date in Section 137k).
2.1 Picture Credits
www.art-acta.de / www.fotolia.de / www.fricon.de / own archive
3. Data Privacy Statement
3.1 General Information
The following information is intended to give a simple overview of how we handle your personal data when you visit our website. Personal data is defined as any data from which you are personally identified. For further details on data protection, please refer to our Data Privacy Statement hereunder.
Data collection on our website
Who is responsible for data collection on this website?
Data processing on this website is conducted by the website owner. For contact information please refer to the Legal Notice of this website.
How do we collect your data?
Your personal data will on the one hand be collected if you disclose this information to us. These can be data which you enter into a contact form or into an automatically generated e-mail (contact button). Other data will be automatically recorded by our IT systems each time you visit our website. These are mainly technical data (e.g. net browser type, operating system or time of page view). Collection of these data is made automatically as soon as you access our website.
For what purposes do we use your data?
Part of your data is collected to ensure a correct provision of our website. Other data can be used to analyse consumer behaviour.
What are your rights concerning your data?
You are entitled at any time to obtain free information regarding the origin, recipient and purpose of your personal data stored. Furthermore you are entitled to request correction, blocking or deletion of these data. You may contact us at any time concerning this subject or if you have further questions on the issue of data protection, see details under Legal Notice. In addition you have a right of appeal to the respective supervisory authority.
Analysis Tools and Tools from Third Party Providers
Upon visiting our website your surfing behaviour can be evaluated for statistical purposes. This is mainly done by Cookies and so-called analysers. Analysis of your surfing behaviour is as a rule carried out anonymised; surfing behaviour cannot be traced back to you. You may object to this analysis or prevent it by non-use of certain tools. For further details please refer to our Data Privacy Statement under the heading “Plug-Ins and Tools”.
You may object to this analysis. We’ll inform you in this Data Privacy Statement about opt-out options.
3.2 General and Mandatory Information
The owners of these pages take the commitment to protect your personal data very seriously. We treat your personal data as strictly confidential and in accordance with legal privacy policies and this Data Privacy Statement. By using this website several personal data are collected. Personal data are such data from which you can be personally identified. The present Data Privacy Statement defines which data we collect and what purpose do we use them for. It defines in addition how and for what purpose this is done. We draw your attention to the fact that data transmission over the internet (e.g. by communicating via e-mail) may involve security vulnerability. Data cannot be completely protected from being accessed by third parties.
The responsible body for data processing on this website is:
Phone: +49 7424 9403 40
Fax: +49 7424 9403 43
Ortho-Medical GmbH operates and administers this website in Germany pursuant to German law.
Revocation of consent to processing your data
Many data processing operations are only permitted with your express written consent. You may revoke your previously given consent at any time. An informal message by e-mail will be sufficient. Legitimacy of data processing done until the end of the commitment by revocation shall remain unaffected from such a revocation.
Right to data portability
You are entitled to be provided with data which are processed automatically by us on the basis of your consent or in performance of a contract. These data must be provided to you or a third party in a commonly used, machine readable format. If you request direct data transmission to another party responsible, this can only be done if it is technically feasible.
Information, Blocking, Deletion
Within the framework of the applicable legal provisions you are entitled at any time to obtain free information about your personal data stored, their origin and recipient and the purpose of data processing. Where applicable you are entitled to obtain correction, blocking or deletion of these data. If you have questions on this topic or on the topic of personal data you are welcome to contact us anytime at the address indicated under Legal Notice.
Objection to commercial E-mails
We hereby expressly object to the use of contact data, published as part of our duty to publish a Legal Notice, for the transmission of unsolicited commercial e-mails or information material. The owners of these pages expressly reserve the right to take legal action in the case of unsolicited transmission of commercial information, such as through spam e-mails.
3.3 Data collection on our website
Server Log Files
The provider of these pages automatically collects and stores information in so-called server log files which your browser automatically transfers to us.
• Browser type and version
• Operating system used
• Referrer URL
• Host name of the accessing computer
• Time of the server request
• IP address
None of these data will be combined with data from other sources. The basis for data processing is Art. 6 Para. 1 lit. f GDPR, allowing the processing of data in performance of a contract or measures precedent to a contract.
Upon contacting us via our website or sending an e-mail via the e-mail function of this website we collect several personal data from you. These are unless otherwise stated: your e-mail address and the message sent to us. Any additional information is optional and goes beyond what is necessary. With the data you provided an unencrypted e-mail (without intermediate storage) is directly generated and transferred to us by submitting that e-mail. Remark: Please note that your e-mail is sent to us unencrypted and should therefore not contain confidential data or information. By transferring your personal data to us, you acknowledge and agree to collection, processing and use of your data in line with the present Data Privacy Statement.
Use and Distribution of personal data
If you made available personal data to us, we use these only to respond to your queries and for technical administration. Your personal data will only be disclosed or transferred to third parties if this is required for contract execution and processing (in particular disclose of order data to suppliers or alike) or for invoicing purposes, furthermore if we are obliged to do so by law or if you have given your prior consent.
You are entitled to withdraw a previously given consent with future effect at any time. Deletion of the personal data stored is carried out if you revoke your consent to the storage, if knowledge of the same is no longer necessary for the fulfilment of the purpose pursued with the storage (when the order is completed) and unless any deletion periods by law or if storage of the same is inadmissible on other legal grounds.
3.4 Plug-ins and Tools
Google Web Fonts
For a uniform presentation of fonts this website uses so-called Web Fonts provided by Google. Upon visiting a page your browser loads the required Web Fonts into your browser cache in order to display texts and fonts correctly. For this purpose the browser you are using must create a connection to Google’s servers. Hereby Google gains knowledge that our website has been accessed via your IP address. The use of Google Web Fonts is carried out for the sake of a uniform and appealing presentation of our website. This can be considered as showing a legitimate interest within the meaning of Art. 6 Para. 1 lit. f GDPR. If your browser does not support Web Fonts, a standard font from your computer is used.
For more information about Google Web Fonts go to:
This website uses map service Google Maps through an API. Provider is Google Inc., 1600 Amphitheatre Parkway, Mountain View, CA 94043, USA.
For an efficient use of Google Maps’ features it is imperative to store your IP address. This information will as a rule be transmitted to a Google server in the USA and stored there. The owner of this site has no influence on that data transmission. The use of Google Maps is carried out in the interest of an attractive display of our website and the ease of which places indicated on our website can be found. This can be considered as showing a legitimate interest within the meaning of Art. 6 Para. 1 lit. f GDPR.
4. Changes to this Data Privacy Statement
The current status of this Data Privacy Statement is indicated by its date. We reserve the right to change this Data Privacy Statement with future effect at any time. The latest version is directly available via our website. Please consult our website regularly to ensure that you are aware of any amendments and our current Data Privacy Statement.
Last update of this Data Privacy Statement: May 2018