Responsible for the content of the website:
haven language school
owner Silke Germershausen
D-27570 Bremerhaven, Germany
Tel.: +49. 170.324 65 96
Fax: +49. 471.200275
company headquarters: Bremerhaven
Design, realisation and maintenance of the web application:
BKM MEDIEN - Digital.Design.Medien
Barkhausenstr. 2, 27568 Bremerhaven
The group shots and company photos are taken by: Martina Buchholz Foto-Design, www.buchholz-foto.de. The promotional pictures of the havenhostel are prepared by Markus Abeling, www.mapcam.de. Further photographs come from the photo service Fotolia.com.
1. An overview of data protection
Data collection on our website
Who is responsible for the data collection on this website?
The data collected on this website are processed by the website operator. The operator's contact details can be found in the website's required legal notice.
How do we collect your data?
Some data are collected when you provide it to us, for example via email.
Other data are collected automatically by our IT systems when you visit the website. These data are primarily technical data such as the browser and operating system you are using or when you accessed the page. These data are collected automatically as soon as you enter our website.
What do we use your data for?
Part of the data is collected to ensure the proper functioning of the website. Other data can be used to analyze how visitors use the site.
What rights do you have regarding your data?
You always have the right to request information about your stored data, its origin, its recipients, and the purpose of its collection at no charge. You also have the right to request that it be corrected, blocked, or deleted. You can contact us at any time using the address given in the legal notice if you have further questions about the issue of privacy and data protection. You may also, of course, file a complaint with the competent regulatory authorities.
2. General information and mandatory information
Please note that data transmitted via the internet (e.g. via email communication) may be subject to security breaches. Complete protection of your data from third-party access is not possible.
Notice concerning the party responsible for this website
The party responsible for processing data on this website is:
haven language school
Inhaberin Silke Germershausen
D-27570 Bremerhaven, Germany
Telephone: +49. 170.324 65 96
The responsible party is the natural or legal person who alone or jointly with others decides on the purposes and means of processing personal data (names, email addresses, etc.).
Revocation of your consent to the processing of your data
Many data processing operations are only possible with your express consent. You may revoke your consent at any time with future effect. An informal email making this request is sufficient. The data processed before we receive your request may still be legally processed.
Right to file complaints with regulatory authorities
If there has been a breach of data protection legislation, the person affected may file a complaint with the competent regulatory authorities. The competent regulatory authority for matters related to data protection legislation is the data protection officer of the German state in which our company is headquartered. A list of data protection officers and their contact details can be found at the following link: https://www.bfdi.bund.de/DE/Infothek/Anschriften_Links/anschriften_links-node.html.
Right to data portability
You have the right to have data which we process based on your consent or in fulfillment of a contract automatically delivered to yourself or to a third party in a standard, machine-readable format. If you require the direct transfer of data to another responsible party, this will only be done to the extent technically feasible.
Information, blocking, deletion
As permitted by law, you have the right to be provided at any time with information free of charge about any of your personal data that is stored as well as its origin, the recipient and the purpose for which it has been processed. You also have the right to have this data corrected, blocked or deleted. You can contact us at any time using the address given in our legal notice if you have further questions on the topic of personal data.
Opposition to promotional emails
We hereby expressly prohibit the use of contact data published in the context of website legal notice requirements with regard to sending promotional and informational materials not expressly requested. The website operator reserves the right to take specific legal action if unsolicited advertising material, such as email spam, is received.
3. Data collection on our website
Most of the cookies we use are so-called "session cookies." They are automatically deleted after your visit. Other cookies remain in your device's memory until you delete them. These cookies make it possible to recognize your browser when you next visit the site.
Server log files
The website provider automatically collects and stores information that your browser automatically transmits to us in "server log files". These are:
- Browser type and browser version
- Operating system used
- Referrer URL
- Host name of the accessing computer
- Time of the server request
- IP address
These data will not be combined with data from other sources.
The basis for data processing is Art. 6 (1) (b) DSGVO, which allows the processing of data to fulfill a contract or for measures preliminary to a contract.
4. Plugins and tools
Our website uses plugins from YouTube, which is operated by Google. The operator of the pages is YouTube LLC, 901 Cherry Ave., San Bruno, CA 94066, USA.
If you visit one of our pages featuring a YouTube plugin, a connection to the YouTube servers is established. Here the YouTube server is informed about which of our pages you have visited.
If you're logged in to your YouTube account, YouTube allows you to associate your browsing behavior directly with your personal profile. You can prevent this by logging out of your YouTube account.
YouTube is used to help make our website appealing. This constitutes a justified interest pursuant to Art. 6 (1) (f) DSGVO.
Further information about handling user data, can be found in the data protection declaration of YouTube under https://www.google.de/intl/de/policies/privacy.
Google Web Fonts
For uniform representation of fonts, this page uses web fonts provided by Google. When you open a page, your browser loads the required web fonts into your browser cache to display texts and fonts correctly.
When you call up a page of our website that contains a social plugin, your browser makes a direct connection with Google servers. Google thus becomes aware that our web page was accessed via your IP address. The use of Google Web fonts is done in the interest of a uniform and attractive presentation of our website. This constitutes a justified interest pursuant to Art. 6 (1) (f) DSGVO.
If your browser does not support web fonts, a standard font is used by your computer.
This site uses the Google Maps map service via an API. It is operated by Google Inc., 1600 Amphitheatre Parkway, Mountain View, CA 94043, USA.
To use Google Maps, it is necessary to save your IP address. This information is generally transmitted to a Google server in the USA and stored there. The provider of this site has no influence on this data transfer.
The use of Google Maps is in the interest of making our website appealing and to facilitate the location of places specified by us on the website. This constitutes a justified interest pursuant to Art. 6 (1) (f) DSGVO.
Further information about handling user data, can be found in the data protection declaration of Google at https://www.google.de/intl/de/policies/privacy/.
Date: 16. Mai 2018
Liability for contents
The content of our pages is issued with the utmost diligence. However, we assume no liability for the validity, integrity and topicality of the contents. According to § 7 subparagraph.1 TMG we as a service provider are in charge of own contents on these pages under common law. However, according to §§ 8 to 10 TMG we service provider are not obligated to keep data submitted or stored under surveillance or to search for circumstances which advert to an unlawful act. Obligations for the elimination or blocking of the usage of information according to common law remain unaffected by this. Nevertheless, a liability concerning this matter is only possible from the date of knowing about a violation of law. As soon as a violation of law is released, we will delete this content.
Liability for links
Our offer contains links to external websites of a third party, on which content we have no influence. Therefore we assume no liability for these external contents. It is always the respective provider or operator who is responsible for the content of the linked pages. At the time of linking the linked pages were checked for statutory violation. Illegitimate content was indistinguishable at the time of linking. An incessant content review of the linked pages is unreasonable without tangible indications of violation of law. If we gain knowledge of a violatin of law, we will remove such links immediately.
The content and work designed by the website operator are liable to the German copyright law. Reproduction, edition and any kind of utilization outside the framework of the copyright law require written consent by the respective author or compiler. Downloads and copies of these pages are only permitted for private demand, not for commercial use. Unless the content of this page is not designed by the operator, the copyrights of a third person will be taken into consideration. Especially contents of a third party are identified as such. Should you nevertheless take notice of an infringement of a copyright, we request an appropriate indication. If we gain knowledge of a violation of law, we will remove such content immediately.