Privacy Policy

Privacy Policy

Privacy Policy for AIC Europe GmbH - Sales and Marketing Office for Hitachi AIC

The operators of AIC Europe GmbH – Sales and Marketing Office for Hitachi AIC take serious the protection of private data. The particular attention on the private sphere in the manipulation of personal data is an important concern. Personal data is used according to the assignments of the German Bundesdatenschutzgesetzes (BDSG), the operators of this website pledge themselves to discretion. These web pages can contain links to web pages of other providers, to which this privacy policy does not apply. Further important information you can find also in the General Terms of use.

1. Personal Data
Personal details are information which can be used in order to find out your identity. This includes information such as your real name, address, postal address, telephone number. Information that is not directly linked to the actual identity (such as favorite websites or number of users of a website) is not classed as personal data. You can always use our website without disclosing your identity. Through your usage of our website, data will be saved on our server (for example IP-address, date, time and pages visited). No evaluation takes place with reference to persons. We reserve the right to evaluate anonymous data for statistical purposes. We use the personal data for purposes of the technical administration of the web pages and for customer administration only to the necessary extent. Beyond that, additional personal data is only stored, if it is given voluntarily.

2. Transfer of Personal Data
We use individual- related information only for this web page. We do not transfer any information to third parties without your explicit consent. Should data be passed on to a service provider during the data processing of purchase orders, the data has to fully comply with the German Bundesdatenschutzgesetzes (BDSG) and other legal regulations and is bound by the Privacy Policy of AIC Europe GmbH. Surveys or rather transmissions of personal data to national institutions and authorities occur only to the extend of legal provisions.

3. Use of Cookies
We use cookies (small files with configuration information). They help to determine user individual attitudes and realize special user functions. We do not use cookies to acquire any personal data. All functions of the Website are applicable also without Cookies, some user-defined characteristics and attitudes are however not available then.

4. Children
Persons below the age of 18 should not transmit personal data to us without the consent of their parents or legal guardians. We do not solicit personal data from minors, nor do we collect such data and pass them on to third parties.

5. Right of revocation
If you have given us personal information you are free to erase this information in the user profil at any time. For a complete deletion of your personal data please turn to the webmaster. Content or other data that you may have provided, and that is not contained within your user account, such as articles published, may continue to remain on the site at the site editor's discretion, even after your user account is deleted. You will find further informations at our Terms of use.

6. Piwik
This website uses the open source analysis tool Piwik ( to produce statistical reports on the use of the site. Piwik stores the collected data (including IP address, time, requested page, browser used) in a database. The information generated by evaluations Piwik are completely anonymous and can not use it for identification of individuals. A combination of the stored data with other data sources or a passing on to third parties. This data will be kept strictly confidential and will not be outside of adapter-King Switzerland and other third parties accessible, except that this force of law, and especially to the competent law enforcement authority is required.

7. Links to other Websites
Our website contains links to other websites. We cannot guarantee that the operators of these sites observe the data protection regulations.

8. Articles
The articles on our website can be accessed by anyone. You should examine your contributions before publication carefully whether they do not contain data, which are not intended for the public. You must be aware the fact that your contributions could become available world wide through the technology of search engines, without the use of our website.

9. Questions and Comments
If you have any questions, suggestions or comments about this policy, please feel free to contact our webmaster of AIC Europe GmbH – Sales and Marketing Office for Hitachi AIC.

This website uses Google Analytics, a web analytics service provided by Google, Inc. (“Google”). Google Analytics uses “cookies”, which are text files saved on your computer, to help the website analyze how you 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. If this website anonymizes IP addresses, your IP address will be truncated by Google within a EU member state or other EEA state before being transmitted to the US. Only in exceptional situations will your full IP address be transmitted to Google servers in the United States and truncated there. Google will use this information for the purpose of evaluating your use of the website, compiling reports on website activity for website operators and providing other services relating to website activity and internet usage. Google will not associate your IP address 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. By using this website, you consent to the processing of data about you by Google in the manner and for the purposes set out above. You can also prevent Google from collecting information (including your IP address) via cookies and processing this information by downloading this browser plugin and installing it:

You can prevent data collection via Google Analytics by clicking here. An "Opt-out Cookie" shall then be applied to your website which shall prevent any future collection of your data when visiting this website.

Further information concerning the terms and conditions of use and data privacy can be found at the Google Analytics Terms of Service or at the Google Analytics Privacy Overview. Please note that on this website, Google Analytics is supplemented by "gat._anonymizeIp();" to ensure anonymized collection of IP addresses (IP masking).

We use the reCAPTCHA service provided by Google Inc. (Google) to protect your submissions via internet submission forms on this site. This plugin checks if you are a person in order to prevent certain website functions from being (ab)used by spam bots (particularly comments). This plugin query includes the sending of the IP address and possibly other data required by Google for the Google reCAPTCHA service. For this purpose your input will be communicated to and used by Google. However, your IP address is previously truncated by Google within member states of the European Union or in other states which are party to the agreement on the European Economic Area and is, as such, anonymized. Only in exceptional cases is a full IP address transmitted to a Google server in the United States and truncated there. On behalf of the operator of this website, Google will use this information to evaluate your use of this service. The IP address provided by reCaptcha from your browser shall not be merged with any other data from Google.
This data collection is subject to the data protection regulations of Google (Google Inc.). For more information about Google's privacy policy, please visit:
By using the reCAPTCHA service, you consent to the processing of data about you by Google in the manner and for the purposes set out above.