Privacy Statement

We take the protection of your personal data very seriously and we treat your Personal Data confidentially in accordance with the statutory Data Protection Regulations as well as with this Privacy Statement.


1. Responsible for the data processing ("We")


Weier GmbH

Buchholz 8

57489 Drolshagen

Phone: +49 2763 - 21223 - 0

Fax:+49 2763 - 21223 - 20



You will find further details about us in our Provider (Legal Notice).



2. Personal Data, purpose of their processing and legal bases


The use of our website is generally possible without stating your personal data. The provision of Personal Data is voluntary.


Personal Data are all information referring to an identified or identifiable natural person (hereinafter called "Data Subject"). A natural person is regarded as identifiable, who may be identified directly or indirectly, in particular by means of an assignment to an identification such as a name, an identification number, location data, online identification or with respect to one or several particular characteristics, which are the expression of the identity of such natural person.


The purpose of the processing of data is the operation of this website providing information about our range of services offered, in addition to contact options and job opportunities by email.


Personal Data will only be collected on our website, if this is required


  • for the use of the website (legal basis: Article 6, para. 1 a) and/ or Article 6, para. 1 b) General Data Protection Regulation (DSGVO),
  • to maintain our interests for the improvement of the user experience and for the maintenance of the safety of the use (legal basis: Article 6, para 1 f) General Data Protection Regulation),
  • for the use of the services offered on the website as well as for pre-contractual measures, in particular for entries into forms (legal basis: Article 6, para. 1 a) and/ or Article 6, para. 1 b) General Data Protection Regulation or
  • for a conclusion and performance of a contract (legal basis: Article 6, para. 1 a) and b) General Data Protection Regulation).


You will find further details on the processing of data under the relevant headings:



3. Access data/Server logfiles


When visiting our website, the servers will automatically store the information submitted by your browser, so-called server logfiles. This information covers


  • Name of website called,
  • File,
  • Date and time of call,
  • Message of successful call,
  • Browser type, including version,
  • Operating system of user,
  • Referrer URL,
  • IP address and
  • Provider.


A merging of these data with other data sources will not be carried out. The information will be exclusively used for the analysis and maintenance of the technical operation of the server and of the network in accordance with Art. 6, para. 1, p. 1, lit. f DSGVO.



4. Cookies


Our website stores cookies. Cookies are small files enabling the storage of specific, device-related information on the access device of the user (PC, smartphone etc.). These are designed, on the one hand, for the user friendliness of the website and thus for the users (e.g. storage of login data). On the other hand, such information is designed to collect the statistical data of the use of the website and to analyse this information to improve the offer. The legal basis for this purpose is Art. 6, para. 1, p. 1, lit f) DSGVO.


Your are able to influence the use of cookies as a user. Most of the browsers provide an option to restrict or completely prevent the storage of cookies. It is pointed out, however, that the use and, in particular, the user comfort will be restricted without cookies.


You may manage many online ads cookies of companies via the US American website or the EU website



5. Contact via email


When submitting inquiries via email, the data stated in the email, including the contact data stated by you, will be stored by us to process the inquiry and in case of subsequent queries in accordance with Article 6, para. 1, p. 1, lit. b) DSGVO. We will never pass on these data without your consent. We will treat the data voluntarily provided by you strictly confidential. We will store and use any Personal Data voluntarily provided by you only insofar as such data are required for a further correspondence with you.



6. Online job application


When submitting your job application by email to us, you will voluntarily provide such data to us according to Article 6, para., p. 1, lit. a) DSGVO. We will treat your data strictly confidential and we will never pass on these data to third parties.



7. Google Maps


In addition, our website uses Google Maps of Google LLC. Google Maps serves the purposes of providing geographic data and to calculate directions for finding us. When using Google Maps, the information on the use of our website, including IP address and the data you entered in Google Maps will be transferred to and stored by Google. The relevant legal basis is Art. 6 para. 1, p. 1, lit. f) DSGVO.


You may, however, prevent such data transfer by way of deactivating "Javascript" in your browser. In this case, it will not be possible to show any maps, however. You will find further information about the use of your data by Google Maps under:". Detailed information about options and data protection will be available in the data protection centre of under



8. Youtube


We use Youtube to embed videos. When clicking onto the Youtube videos, data on the user and on the visit on our website can be exchanged with the Youtube server. Youtube is a Social Media Portal of YouTube, LLC, a daughter company of Google LLC since 2016. If the user is a member of Youtube and is logged in with Youtube, in addition, information on his/her the website visit will be assigned to his/her user profile. You may avoid this through logging out. The operator is not informed about the contents of the data exchanged. Further information on the collection and use of your data through Youtube is available in the relevant notes on privacy policy under



9. Google Fonts


This website uses so-called Web Fonts for a uniform presentation of fonts made available by Google. When calling a website, your browser will load the required Web Fonts into the cache of your browser to correctly display texts and fonts. If your browser does not support Web Fonts, a standard font will be used by your computer. Further information on the Google Web Fonts are available under and in the Privacy Statement of Google:“



10. Recipients of Personal Data


Personal Data will be submitted by us to the following categories of recipients:


To our employees and to the order processors.


Besides this, your Personal Data will not be passed on to third parties without your express consent, unless we will be obliged by law in accordance with Art. 6 para. 1, p. 1, lit c) DSGVO or the data transfer will be compulsorily necessary to perform a contractual relationship in accordance with Art. 6 para. 1, p. 1, lit b).


We would like to point out, that the data transfer in the internet (e.g. when communicating by email) may involve gaps in security. A gap-free protection of data against the access through third parties is impossible.



11. Duration of storage


We will delete your Personal Data immediately after fulfilling their purpose. This way, we will store your data from your emails and from the contact form until your inquiry has been completely processed and finalized. Afterwards, the data will usually be deleted by us. Furthermore, we will check at annual intervals, whether the data can be deleted.


Session cookies will be deleted automatically by us after your visiting our website. Access data and server logfiles will be deleted after one week.


Your Personal Data from job applications will be deleted by us at the latest after six months.


Please note, that retention requirements for certain data exist under Trade and Tax Law of at least six (§ 257 HGB (German Commercial Code) or ten (§147 AO (Tax Code) years.



12. Rights of Data Subjects


You are not obliged by law to submit your Personal Data. But the provision of such data may be required for the conclusion of a contract according to Art. 6, para. 1, p., lit. b).


The rights of Data Subjects particularly derive from Article 15 to 23 and Article 77 of the DSVGO as well as from §§ 32 bis 37 of the updated Federal Data Protection Law. We would like to particularly point out to you to the following  options for Data Subjects:


With respect to your Personal Data, you have the following rights towards us

• Information, • Correction, • Deletion, • Restriction of Processing and • Portability.


Furthermore, you also have the right to

• Objection

with respect to the processing of your Personal Data.


If you have given the permission to process your Personal Data, you will have the right

• To object to consent

towards us, becoming effective in the future.


Please direct any and all inquiries, requests and communication to us, see above under 1.


If you are of the opinion, that the processing of the Personal Data referring to you violates Data Protection Law, you will always have the

• Right to lodge a complaint

with the competent supervisory authority pursuant to Article 77 DSGVO. You will have this right to lodge a complaint with a supervisory authority without prejudice to any other administrative or non-judicial remedy, in particular in the member country of your place of residence, your place of work or the place of the alleged violation, if you are of the opinion, that the processing of the Personal Data referring to you violates the DSGVO.


The supervisory authority competent for you is: Landesbeauftragte für Datenschutz (State Officer for Data Protection), Nordrhein- Westfalen, Kavalleriestraße 2-4, 40213 Düsseldorf.