Data protection

The protection of your personal data is very important to us.

Thank you for your interest in our homepage and our company. Protecting your personal data concerning your visit of our homepage is very important to us, as we want you to feel secure when visiting our site.

Compliance with the German Data Protection Act (BDSG) data protection regulations is given the highest priority at SHERA. We apply highly secured extensive technical and organizational security measures to save your data from deliberate manipulation. We would like to inform you about security measures we have put in place in order to protect your data from unauthorized access or misuse.


Encryption of your data

All data which you make available to us in the offer form is securely encrypted via the Internet. We make use of a transmission procedure based on the SSL (Secure Socket Layer) Protocol for this purpose. This protocol ensures that the personal data which you provide is transmitted between your browser and the SHERA Werkstoff-Technologie GmbH & Co in encrypted form only. This means that your data is protected against unauthorized access by third parties.

In order to create such a secure connection, we use the secure “https protocol” rather than the more usual online “http protocol”. In order to ensure that the browser you use is able to transmit information in encrypted form, you will need to activate the SSL secure protocol in your browser settings.

Recording of personal data / purpose limitation

We only collect and store personal data for the purpose of replying to or processing your enquiries.

In addition we would like to inform you about our products. We limit the processing of data and their use to the minimum in order to further provide you with excellent products and supply visitors of our website with information of product they are especially interested in.

Personal data is only stored where you voluntarily provide us with same, e.g. in the course of inquiries, surveys, competitions or in the framework of a contract. Data will be only stored until the purpose for which you entrusted us with your information has been fulfilled.

Please be informed that our employees are bound to comply with confidentiality obligations in accordance with the German Data Protection Act (BDSG)

Statistical record

You may normally visit our website without having to provide any personal information. In order to constantly adapt our web site to our customers' needs and preferences, we process anonymous Data. This information comprises e.g. the page you opened, the kind of web browser and operating system used, visited SHERA pages with the data and time of access. IP-addresses are stored temporarily, only if and as long as required for technical reasons. Personal data collected are not be used for any other, unrelated, purpose. These data are exclusively recorded for internal statistical purposes.
With the exception of statistics provider eTracker GmbH there is no transmission on to third parties (a processing or passing of personal data on to third parties will neither happen).

The collection and storage of data may be revoked at any time with respect to future services.’

Refusal of the collection and storage of data can be implemented by integrating the following URL: eTracker GmbH: