Data Protection Policy
Below, we provide details about the collection of personal data when using the kuka.com website. Personal data are all data that may relate to you personally, e.g. name, address, e-mail addresses, user behavior.
The “controller” as defined in Art. 4(7) of the EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) is:
86165 Augsburg, Germany
Disclosure of personal data
The third-party designation shall not apply to companies in the KUKA Group affiliated with KUKA AG, nor shall it apply to service providers contractually bound to us for contracted data processing.
Collection, processing and use of personal data
If you are using our website for purely informative purposes, i.e. if you are not registered or sending information to us in any other way, we collect only those personal data that your browser sends to our server. We require these data for technical purposes in order to display our website for you and to ensure the stability and security thereof. These data also enable us to purposefully improve our range of services. The legal basis for this is contained in Art. 6, para. 1, sentence 1(f) GDPR (legitimate interest).
Date and URL relating to the visitor’s use of the website
URL immediately prior to the visitor’s access to the website
IP address and domain from which the site was accessed
The browser used
The operating system used
Technical information about the visit (http method, http version, http status code, length of the data transferred)
You can prevent the saving of cookies using the appropriate browser settings. However, if you want to be able to use all the functions of our website, we do not recommend this.
When you visit our website, YouTube will receive the information that you have accessed the corresponding subpage of our website. The data specified in the “Collection, processing and use of personal data” section will also be transferred. This happens regardless of whether YouTube provides a user account which you are logged into or whether there is no user account. If you are logged into Google, your data will be allocated directly to your account. If you do not want data to be allocated to your YouTube profile, you must log out before activating the button. YouTube stores your data in user profiles and uses them for the purposes of advertising, market research and/or the tailored design of its website. This analysis is mainly carried out (even for users that are not logged in) to provide advertising tailored to the user’s requirements and to inform other users of the social network of your activities on our website. You have the right to object to the creation of these user profiles and you must contact YouTube to exercise this right.
In Chinese-speaking countries, we also provide links to videos from the company Youku. We will be happy to provide further information regarding the collection and use of data in specific language versions upon request.
The display of advertisements as a result of your activities on non-affiliated websites is not associated with your identity. We do not share any personal data with advertisers or other third parties that display our advertisements. Advertisers or other third parties (including advertising networks, ad serving companies and any other service providers contracted by such) may nevertheless assume that users who click on or interact with advertisements or content belong to the target group for the advertisements or content in question.
We currently use the following tools for Internet advertising. They function by using either cookies or pixels. The legal basis for this is contained in Art. 6, para. 1, sentence 1(f) GDPR.
For more detailed information on how the various tools work, please refer to the websites of the individual third-party providers:
Google Tag Manager
Google Double Click
Twitter Universal Tag
LinkedIn Insight Tag
The statistics obtained enable us to improve our website and make it more interesting for you the user. The legal basis for the use of Sitecore Analytics is contained in Art. 6, para. 1, sentence 1(f) GDPR.
Only server data are used for this analysis. This includes data specified in the “Collection, processing and use of personal data” section. We store the information collected in this way exclusively on a server in Germany.
e-mail and formsUpon filling out a form on our website or contacting us by e-mail, the data you have provided will only be used to process your request and will be treated confidentially at all times.
If you contact us using our contact form, you must always specify your first and last name, your e-mail address and the country from which you are writing to us. You give us your express consent for processing these personal data for the purpose of handling your request. The legal basis is contained in Art. 6, para. 1, sentence 1(a) GDPR. You can withdraw this consent at any time.
We erase the data used for the purpose of establishing contact once storage is no longer required or restrict processing if there are no statutory retention obligations.
Links to third-party websites
You have the following rights from us in respect of your personal data:
Right of access,
Right to rectification or erasure,
Right to restriction of processing,
Right to data portability.
You can contact our Data Protection Officer free of charge at firstname.lastname@example.org to assert these rights. You also have the right to lodge a complaint with a data protection authority regarding our processing of your personal data.
Time limits for erasure
Your contact person