Our principles of data protection

You can rely on us to protect and safeguard your personal data. Protecting your privacy in the processing of personal data is important to TSI. To ensure system safety, when you visit our websites our web server temporarily records the name of the domain or the IP address of the connecting computer as well as the date of access, the page retrieved by the client (file name and URL), the HTTP reply code and the website from which you are visiting us as well as the number of bytes transferred during the connection.

We may store specific information on your PC in the form of so-called "cookies" to optimize our website according to your preferences. This technical access data cannot be attributed to any specific person, so the individual user remains anonymous.

Any further personal data such as (your) name, (your) address, telephone number or e-mail address will not be recorded unless you provide us with this information voluntarily.

You may use almost the entire Internet offer provided by TSI without us needing to record any of your personal data. However, a few of the offers and services that you will find on our pages require you to supply personal data before you can use them. We will collect, process and utilize personal data only if you supply this information voluntarily.

We use this personal data only for the purposes specified in this data protection declaration (e.g. to process a query or in connection with the utilization of Internet services such as newsletters). TSI will not provide third parties with any personal data that you may have sent to us without first obtaining your express permission.

The data which you furnish to TSI will be protected by suitable technical and organizational means. The aim is to protect your data against adventitious or intentional manipulation, loss or destruction, access by unauthorized persons, and against unauthorized disclosure to third parties. To achieve this aim, our security measures are continually monitored and enhanced in accordance with technological advances and organizational resources.

TSI's Internet pages contain links to other websites. Please note that TSI cannot be held responsible for protecting data from, or the contents of, such other websites.

Should you have any questions regarding the processing of your personal data please do not hesitate to contact our data protection officer directly, who is also available to take your inquiries, suggestions or complaints in connection with the security of your data. You may also arrange to have the officer make changes in or delete your data.

TSI undertakes to observe the above mentioned data protection principles as described. This is monitored by the data protection officer. These data protection statements apply exclusively to the Internet pages of TSI GmbH. This data protection declaration is subject to change in order to meet current requirements.

This website makes use of etracker technology (www.etracker.com) to collect and store data for marketing and optimisation purposes. These data are used to set up utilisation profiles under a pseudonym. Cookies may be used in the process. Cookies are small text files that are stored locally in the visitor’s internet browser cache. Cookies enable internet browser recognition. The data collected using etracker technology will not be used to identify the visitor to this website unless the separate consent of the party concerned has been given and will not be merged with personal data about the pseudonym holder. The data collection and storage can be revoked at any time with future effect.

This website uses Google Analytics, a web analytics service provided by Google, Inc. (“Google”). Google Analytics uses “cookies”, which are text files placed on your computer, to help the website analyze how users 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 . 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 may also transfer this information to third parties where required to do so by law, or where such third parties process the information on Google’s behalf. 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 opt-out from being tracked by Google Analytics with effect for the future by downloading and installing Google Analytics Opt-out Browser Addon for your current web browser: tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout.