Privacy Policy

Data privacy at a glance

General information
The following notes provide a simple overview of what happens to your personal data when you visit our website. Personal data is any data with which you can be personally identified. For detailed information on the subject of data protection, please refer to our privacy policy listed below this text.

Data collection on our website:

Who is responsible for the data collection on this website?
The data processing on this website is carried out by the website operator.

How do we collect your data?
On the one hand, your data is collected by you providing it to us. This can be, for example, data that you enter in a contact form. Other data is collected automatically by our IT systems when you visit the website. This is mainly technical data (e.g. Internet browser, operating system or time of page view). The collection of this data takes place automatically as soon as you enter our website.

What do we use your data for?
Some of the data is collected to ensure error-free provision of the website. Other data may be used to analyze your user behavior.

What rights do you have regarding your data?
ou have the right to receive information about the origin, recipient and purpose of your stored personal data free of charge at any time. You also have a right to request the correction, blocking or deletion of this data. For this purpose, as well as for further questions on the subject of data protection, you can contact us at any time. If you wish to make use of your right of revocation or objection, an e-mail to will suffice. Furthermore, you have the right to lodge a complaint with the competent supervisory authority

General notes and mandatory information

The operators of these pages take the protection of your personal data very seriously. We treat your personal data confidentially and in accordance with the statutory data protection regulations and this privacy policy.

When you use this website, various personal data are collected. Personal data is data with which you can be personally identified. This privacy policy explains what data we collect and what we use it for. It also explains how and for what purpose this is done.

We would like to point out that data transmission on the Internet (e.g. when communicating by e-mail) can have security gaps. A complete protection of the data against access by third parties is not possible.

Note on the responsible body
The responsible party for data processing on this website is:

Reichhardt GmbH Steuerungstechnik
Management: Dipl. Ing. agr. Andreas Reichhardt
Hofgut Ringelshausen
35410 Hungen
Phone: +49 6043 9645-0

Reichhardt Elektronik GmbH
Management: Dipl. Ing. agr. Andreas Reichhardt, Mag.(FH) Andrea Reichhardt
Eichelhainer Straße 18
36369 Lautertal-Engelrod
Phone: +49 6645 9603-0

We have appointed a data protection officer for our companies. You can reach him under:
Phone: +049 6441 67100-0

Right of data portability
You have the right to have data that we process automatically on the basis of your consent or in fulfillment of a contract handed over to you or to a third party in a common, machine-readable format. If you request the direct transfer of the data to another controller, this will only be done insofar as it is technically feasible.

No liability for partner sites
Please note that our partners and other Internet sites and services accessible through our websites have their own privacy policies that are independent from us. We therefore assume no responsibility or liability for these policies and procedures unrelated to us.

Calling our Internet presence
When you access our website, the browser used on your terminal device automatically sends information to the server of our website. This is the following data, which is collected without your intervention and stored until automated deletion:

  • IP address of the requesting computer
  • Date and time of access
  • browser used and, if applicable, the operating system of your computer as well as the name of your access provider
  • Volume of data transferred
  • Message about successful retrieval

The data is also stored in the log files of our system. A storage of these data together with other personal data of the user does not take place.

The temporary storage of the above data by the system is necessary to enable the delivery of the website to the user’s computer as well as to ensure the functionality and optimization of our website and to ensure the security of the information technology systems.

The aforementioned data collection is based on Art. 6 (1) p. 1 lit. f GDPR. According to Art. 6 para. 1 p. 1 lit. f GDPR, the processing of data for the protection of legitimate interests is permitted, unless the interests, fundamental rights or freedoms of data subjects, which require the protection of personal data, override these interests. Our legitimate interest is the secure provision and functionality of our website.

The data will be deleted as soon as they are no longer required to achieve the purpose for which they were collected.

The collection of data for the provision of the website and the storage of the data in log files is absolutely necessary for the operation of the website. Therefore, there is no possibility for the user to object.

Apart from our website operator and hosting provider, we do not pass on your data to third parties. We also take appropriate measures and carry out regular checks to ensure that the data we collect cannot be viewed or accessed by third parties from the outside.

Use of cookies and web analytics services
We use cookies on our site. These are small files that are automatically created by your browser and stored on your end device (laptop, tablet, smartphone or similar) when you visit our site. They serve to make the offer more user-friendly, effective and secure. In the cookie, information is stored that arises in each case in connection with the specific end device used. Cookies do not contain any personal data. You can set up your browser so that it informs you about the setting of cookies and you only allow this in individual cases. 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. When deactivating cookies, the functionality of our website may be limited. We use temporary session cookies, permanent cookies and tracking cookies as well as the web analytics service Google Analyics from Google Inc.

The legal basis for the processing of personal data using session cookies and for analysis purposes in the presence of a relevant consent of the user are Art. 6 para. 1 lit. a & f GDPR due to our legitimate interest. Our legitimate interest is to be seen in the provision of the website and a user-friendly web presence.

Google Analytics:
Google Analytics uses cookies. The cookies generate information that is transmitted to a Google server. These servers are usually located in the USA, but follow agreements for the use of the European Economic Area and shorten your IP address before transmission to the United States. Google evaluates the transmitted information and in this context provides further services for us as website operators. In the process, the determined IP address is not merged with other Google services.

Learn more about Google’s privacy policy and Google Analytics at: or at . You can prevent the collection of data generated by the cookie and related to your use of the website to Google, as well as the processing of this data by Google, by downloading and installing the browser plugin available at the following link: .

Integration of Google Maps
This site uses the map service Google Maps via an API. The provider is Google Inc. 1600 Amphitheatre Parkway, Mountain View, CA 94043 USA.

To use the functions of Google Maps, it is necessary to store your IP address. This information is usually transferred to a Google server in the USA and stored there. The provider of this site has no influence on this data transmission.

The use of Google Maps is in the interest of an appealing presentation of our online offers and an easy location of the places indicated by us on the website. This represents a legitimate interest within the meaning of Art. 6 para. 1 lit f. GDPR.

More information on the handling of user data can be found in Google’s privacy policy:

Integration of YouTube videos
We have integrated YouTube videos into our online offer, which are stored on and can be played directly from our website. No data about you as a user will be transferred to YouTube if you do not watch the videos. Only when you start playing the videos will data be transmitted. We have no influence on this data transmission.

By visiting the website, YouTube is informed that you have visited the corresponding subpage of our website. In addition, data that is collected when visiting our website will be transmitted. This is independent of whether YouTube provides a user account through which you are logged in or whether no user account exists. If you are logged in at Google, your data collected by us will be directly assigned to your existing account. If you do not wish to assign to your profile on YouTube, you must log out before activating the button. YouTube stores your data as user profiles and uses them, if necessary, for the purposes of advertising, market research and/or demand-oriented design of its website. Such evaluation takes place in particular (even for unlogged-in users) to provide demand-oriented advertising and to inform other users of the social network about your activities on our website. You have the right to object to the creation of these user profiles. To exercise this right you must contact YouTube directly. The legal basis for the processing of personal data described here is Art. 6(1) lit. a EU-GDPR.

Third party information: Google Dublin, Google Ireland Ltd, Gordon House, Barrow Street, Dublin 4, Ireland.

You may also change the use of cookies by making the appropriate settings in your browser software or in your cookie settings.

Further information on the purpose and scope of data collection and processing by the provider can be found in the provider’s privacy policy. There you will also find further information on your rights in this regard and setting options to protect your privacy:

Online presence in social media
We maintain online presences within social networks in order to inform active users about our services and, if interested, to communicate directly via the platforms. We are currently represented in the following networks:





All of our social media channels can only be accessed by visitors to the website via an external link. We do not use any plugins or other interfaces on our website which the respective networks offer for embedding the offers on websites.

We have no influence on the data collection and its further use by the social networks. For example, we do not know to what extent, where or for how long the data will be stored, to what extent the networks will comply with existing deletion obligations, which evaluations and links will be made with the data and to whom the data will be passed on. We therefore expressly draw your attention to the fact that user data (e.g. personal information, IP address) is stored by the network operators in accordance with their data usage guidelines and used for business purposes.

We process the users’ data in the social media presences insofar as they contact and communicate with us via, for example, comments or direct messages.

The legal basis for the processing of the user’s data is Art. 6(1) lit. b and f EU-GDPR.

Within our online offer no functions and contents of the service Xing, offered by the New Work SE, Dammtorstraße 29-32, 20354 Hamburg, Germany, are integrated. The Xing channels can only be reached via an external link.

If the visitors to our website are members of the Xing platform, Xing can assign the call of the social media channel to the user’s profile there if the user visits the Xing profile in the logged in state.

We would like to point out that we have no influence on the content or extent of use of the data collected by Xing. For further information, please refer to Xing’s privacy policy:

Within our online offer no functions and contents of the service LinkedIn, offered by LinkedIn Ireland Unlimited Company, Wilton Place, Dublin 2, Irland, are integrated. The LinkedIn channels can only be reached via an external link.

If the visitors to our website are members of the LinkedIn platform, LinkedIn can assign the call of the social media channel to the user’s profile there if the user visits the LinkedIn profile in the logged in state.

We would like to point out that we have no influence on the content or extent of use of the data collected by LinkedIn. . For further information, please refer to LinkedIn‘s privacy:

Facebook/ Instagram
You can access the social media network Facebook via external links on our website. All functions in the social media network are offered by Facebook, 4 Grand Canal Square, Dublin 2, Ireland. The Facebook channels can only be accessed via an external link.

If you are logged in to Facebook with your own profile and access our social media channel, Facebook can assign your visit to your logged in profile. If you do not wish your account to be associated with your IP address, please log out of your Facebook account prior to using our website.

For further information on the processing of your data, we refer you to the Facebook privacy policy:

Actuality and change of this privacy policy

This privacy policy is currently valid and has the status 12.04.2021.

Due to the further development of our website and offers on it or due to changed legal or regulatory requirements, it may become necessary to change this privacy policy. You can access the current data protection declaration at any time on the website at