Exclusion of Liability
TÜV Rheinland endeavours to ensure that the information
provided on this Internet site is correct and up-to-date. Nevertheless,
errors and ambiguities cannot be completely excluded. TÜV Rheinland does therefore not warrant the up-to-dateness, correctness,
completeness or quality of the provided information.
TÜV Rheinland Group may provide links to other sites. Linked pages do
not reflect the opinion of TÜV Rheinland Group but are integrated only
to inform and display context. TÜV Rheinland Group has no control over
such sites and resources; therefore, it is not responsible for the
availability of such external sites and does not endorse nor is liable
for any content, advertising, products, or other materials on or
available from such sites or resources. The responsibility lies with
the provider of these sites and resources.
Data protection declaration
The QAL1-Team is pleased by your visit to this website. Data protection and
security for our customers and users have always been of great significance.
Therefore, the protection of your personal data is very important and of special
concern to us.
This declaration on data protection explains what information collects while you
are visiting the website and how this information is used.
If a link redirects you to another website, you can see the link in the changed
address line in your browser. This data protection declaration does not apply to
1 Information about the collection of personal data
In the following sections we shall inform you about the collection and
further processing of personal data when you visit our website. Personal data
refers to all data which relates to you personally or with which you can be
identified personally, e.g. name, address, e-mail address, or user behaviour.
The Controller, according to Article 4(7) of the EU General Data Protection
Regulation (GDPR), is TÜV Rheinland Energy GmbH (see our Imprint).
You can reach our legally designated data protection specialist at:
info[at]qal1[dot]de or through our postal address with the tag “Data protection
When you contact us by e-mail or via a contact form, we shall
store the personal data you submit to us (your e-mail address, your name and
your telephone number, if necessary) for purposes of responding to your
questions. We shall delete the data connected with this event as soon as its
storage is no longer required, or we shall restrict the processing of this data
if there are any legal obligations necessitating its storage.
In addition, TÜV Rheinland will not disclose your data to third parties unless
you have given us your consent.
In the case of selection TUEV SÜD on the contact form the data from the
contact form are sent to the TÜV SÜD,
so please look to the
data protection declaration of TÜV-Süd.
In the case of selection Umweltbundesamt on the contact form the data from the
contact form are sent to the Umweltbundesamt,
so please look to the
data protection declaration of Umweltbundesamt.
2 Your rights
You can assert the following rights against us regarding your personal data:
- Right to information,
- Right to rectification or erasure of personal data,
- Right to restriction of processing,
- Right of objection to the processing,
- Right to data portability.
You also have the right to complain to a data protection supervisory
authority about the processing of your personal data by us.
3 Collection of personal data when you visit our website
If you are simply visiting our website for information purposes, and not to
register or send us any information at all, we shall still collect the following
personal data which will be transmitted to our server by your browser.
- IP address
- Date and time of your inquiry
- Time zone difference to Greenwich Mean Time (GMT)
- Contents of the request (precise page)
- Access status / HTTP status code
- The respective amount of data transmitted
- Website originating the request
- Operating system and its interface
- Language and version of the browser software
The legal basis for the processing of your data is Article 6(1)(f) of the
GDPR, which allows the processing of technically requisite data that ensures a
stable and secure operation of the website.
4 Other functions and services of our website
Apart from the purely informative use of our website, we also offer various
services which you can use if interested. To do this, you generally have to give
us more personal data, which we shall use to provide the respective service and
for which the previously outlined principles of data processing apply.
Furthermore, we can share your personal data with third parties if we have
arranged to participate in collaboration with our partners. You can get more
information about this by providing your personal details or in the subsequent
description of the service offered.
Provided that our service providers or partners have their headquarters in a
country outside the European Economic Area (EEA), we shall inform you about the
consequences of this state of affairs in the description of the service offered.
With your consent you can subscribe our news letter with which we inform you
about changes on the QAL1-side approx. 2 to 4 times
For the registration to our news letter we use the so-called
Double-opt-in procedure. That means, we send you an E-Mail onto the indicated
e-mail address in which we ask you for your confirmation for using the
newsletters. When you confirm your registration not within of 7 days, your
e-mail adress are blocked and deleted after a month. In addition we store in
each case your used IP-addresses and times of the registration and confirmation.
Purpose of the procedure is to be able to prove your registration and to be able
to clear up a possible abuse of your personal data.
Only your e-mail
address is mandatory for sending of the news-letter. After your confirmation we
store your e-mail-address for the purpose of the sending of the Newsletters.
legal basis is item 6 paragraph 1 of European Data Protection Act.
You can revoke
your consent for sending the news letter at any time and cancel the news letter
. The withdrawal you can through click onto the link provided in every news
letter e-mail, by E-Mail [mail[at]qal1[dot]de subject matter: „Canceling
QAL1-Info or through an message at the contact data indicated in the imprint
In accordance with the regulations of European Data Protection Act, you entitled
to free information about your personal data stored, its origin, its recipients
and the purpose of storage and have the right to correct, block or delete this
You may permanently revoke the consent you granted us at any time.
You may notify us informally to exercise your rights:
TÜV Rheinland Energy GmbH
Keyword “data protection on the internet site QAL1.de“
Am Grauen Stein
Fax: +49 –221 / 806 - 1349
or to the appropriate office of
or to the appropriate office of