Privacy Policy

The protection of your privacy is of the utmost importance to the Bayerisches Laserzentrum GmbH. Naturally, we therefore observe the legal provisions of data protection. Furthermore, it is important to us that you know at all times which data we store and how it is used.

Bayerisches Laserzentrum GmbH guarantees that your data is handled strictly confidential, according to the current German Federal Data Protection Act (BDSG).

Our website is hosted by a content-provider. This provider records every access to our website at least with respect to IT-security. We do not receive personal information from this data regarding the access to our webpages.

Where the website provides the possibility to enter personal or business data (such as e-mail address, name or postal address), we expressly point out that the data is disclosed by the user deliberately.

All person-related data that is thus accumulated is only collected, processed and used according to the applicable data protection regulations: for the fulfilment of contracts and for the safeguarding of our justified business interests regarding consulting and support services or a market- orientated product design.

We do not take responsibility for contents of other webpages that you might reach via our links.

According to applicable law, we will inform you, upon your request, whether we have recorded any of your personal data.

Obligatory public information

§4g of the German Federal Data Protection Act enjoins the data protection officer to make the follwing data adequately available to everybody in accordance with §4e:

1.     Name of responsible body

Bayerisches Laserzentrum GmbH

2.     Managing Directors

Prof. Dr.-Ing. Michael Schmidt
Dr.-Ing. Stephan Roth

3.     Address of responsible body

Bayerisches Laserzentrum GmbH
Konrad-Zuse-Straße 2-6
91052 Erlangen

4.     Purpose of data collection, handling or use

The Bayerisches Laserzentrum GmbH is a non-profit research institution with an emphasis on laser technology / optical technolgy.

  • Our business areas are:
  • Industrial Research / Engineering
  • Strategical Research
  • Training & Transfer of Knowledge
  • Examination & Certification
  • Systems & Components

The data collection, handling and use are only carried out for the purposes mentioned above.

5.     Description of the affected group of persons and the related data or data categories

These regulations apply to customer data, employee data and contractor data, if necessary for the purposes mentioned in para. 4.

6.     Recipients or categories of recipients to whom data might be disclosed

  • Public authorities in case of existing statutory provisions,
  • External contractors according to §11 BDSG,
  • External bodies and internal divisions of the Bayerisches Laserzentrum GmbH for purposes mentioned in para. 4.

7.     Respites for the deletion of data

The legislator has issued various safekeeping duties and corresponding respites. Relevant data is deleted routinely by the end of these periods. Data not affected by these regulations will be deleted if the purposes mentioned in para. 4 cease to apply.

8.     Planned data transmission to third countries

A transmission of data to third countries is not intended.

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