This web site is delivered on a "as-is" and "as-available" basis. We prepared the contents of our pages with utmost care. The owner (represented as "BioMedical Instruments Trading", see imprint) nonetheless neither guarantees nor accepts any liability for the information made available on this website being up-to-date, complete, and accurate. The owner cannot be held liable for any damages resulting from the use of or the inability to use the website or its content and links. According to § 7 para. 1 TMG (Telemediengesetz - German Telemedia Act), we as the service provider are liable for our own contents on these pages according to general laws. According to §§ 8 to 10 TMG, we as the service provider, however, are not obligated to monitor the transmitted or stored external information or to search for factors that indicate an illegal act.
The obligation to remove or block the use of information according to general laws is not affected hereby. A respective liability is, however, only feasible from the time we become aware of a concrete infringement of the law. As soon as respective infringements of the law are made known to us, we will delete these contents immediately.
The contents and work compiled by the operators of these pages are subject to German copyright law. The reproduction, processing, distribution, and any form of use exceeding the copyright law require the written permission of the respective author or originator. Trademarks and product specifications mentioned in this website are property of their respective owners. Insofar as the contents of this page were not compiled by the operator, known copyrights of third parties are respected and names of the copyright owners are mentioned. Should you nonetheless notice a copyright infringement, we would ask you to please point it out to us. At the point where infringements of law become known to us, we will immediately delete such contents.
The operators of these pages endeavor to resolve disagreements with trade partners. The European Commission has established a European online dispute resolution platform (OS platform) at at http://ec.europa.eu/consumers/odr/. Consumers may use the OS platform to resolve disputes arising from online contracts with providers established in the EU. The operators of these pages however are not obliged to take part in the conciliation proceedings nor wiling to offer the participation generally.
Epidemic Prevention (i.e. SARS-CoV-2)
Safety is our top priority, for our employees, our customers, our suppliers, and the community. Starting early 2020, we take utmost care to minimizing the spread of COVID-19, including social distancing, remote meetings, elimination of travels, and increased cleaning of frequently touched areas. Virus particles however may get on surfaces of goods and packaging means at transport, and they may keep being infectious for many hours. We advise you to be careful as well.
We, the operators of these pages take the protection of your privacy very seriously and adhere strictly to the rules of data protection and to this privacy statement.
The use of our website is generally possible without providing any personal data. To the extent that we do collect personal data on certain pages (e.g. name, address, email address, etc.), the provision of this data is, as far as possible, always completely voluntary.
Please be aware that there are inherent security risks in transmitting data using the internet (e.g. by email) and that it is not possible to safeguard completely against unauthorised access by third parties.
Data you provide are protected from being accessed by third parties by the use of secure encryption techniques. SSL (Secure Socket Layer) ensures that your personal data is routed via internet in encrypted form and should be decrypted only by our servers. You can check you have a secure and encrypted connection with SSL if applicable by looking for the padlock symbol in the status bar on your browser and the URL address to start with https://.
Temporary session cookies may be created when you visit this website the first time in an internet browser session. Such cookies are small text files that are locally stored by the browser. The session cookies actually contain just an own name, our domain's name and a so-called cookie ID as a unique identifier of your browser session. This cookie ID is a string of characters that is submitted with any further page request from your browser to our server. This way the page requests are assigned by the server to the individual browser session from which they originated. This method helps to efficiently provide requested page contents. Information of session cookies will not be associated with personalized data nor used for any other purpose than by the server to complete the page requests. After the end of the website visit the session cookie is automatically deleted, at the latest when the browser application is closed. You may disable the temporary storage of the session cookies by adjusting browser settings.
Recording of connection data at internet access
When you use our website, records of each access are made automatically. There won’t be any tracing back the data to a specific individual. An identification of the user does not take place. Every time a user accesses our website and every time a file is retrieved, only access data about this process is stored in a log file on our server. During this “informational use” we solely collect data that your browser transmits to enable you to visit the website. Personal user profiles cannot be created from this data. The data stored will be only subject to statistical analyses, or, at given reason, for maintenance and troubleshoot of the website and tracing of abusive use such as, for example, possible hacking attempts. The data includes:
- The IP address
- Date and time of the request
- Browser type/browser version
- Operating system in use
- Referrer URL
- Source/reference from which you reached the page
Such data is subject to weekly erasure as far it is not related to abuses of the website nor to technical errors and failures. In all such cases data may be kept until the circumstances are clarified.
The data processing is being done based on German law (Art. 6 Para. 1 lit. b DSGVO), set forth by regulations of the European Community, allowing and regulating its use the for the performance of contracts or in order to enter into a contract.
For uniform formatting of text this website might use so-called web fonts provided by Google Inc., 1600 Amphitheatre Parkway, Mountain View, CA 94043, USA (“Google”). On retrieving a website your browser then is downloading necessary web fonts to your browser cache in order to display texts and fonts correctly. (This is a legitimate interest within the meaning of Art. 6 Para. 1 lit. f DSGVO.) As soon as your computer is connecting these servers, which could be located outside of the European Union, Google gets to know that our website has been accessed by someone using your IP address. If your browser does not support web fonts, your computer uses a standard font.
Data provided to us using the contact form and requests
All information you disclose to us, e.g. by using the contact form or otherwise is used exclusively by us for the purpose of providing you with the best possible customer service and for processing your request. All data is treated confidential, in compliance with the legal requirements and according to this privacy statement.
Use of customer and contract data
We store data you disclose to use in electronic form and use it exclusively for the purposes of processing contracts, customer administration, product registration, technical support and for own marketing purposes to the extent which is necessary and permissible. A passing on to interconnected companies is performed only during corresponding business-relationships for the purpose of completing your request and providing you customer support. No information is passed to other third parties. Information is only passed to official state bodies in accordance with the legal requirements.
As far as we deal with patient data, access to it is limited to persons that are directly involved in supplying therapeutics or in services required for those to do so, and to the involved cost units. Patient data is protected against access of others. Patient data is stored only as far as requested by the cost unit or appropriate for proper fulfillment of the contract. Such data will not be kept longer than ten years after therapy has been completed unless legal or statutory provisions require a longer time period of storage or earlier erasure of the data.
The right to information, amendment, erasure and blocking
You have the right to request free information of about data saved by us, its intended use and its recipient as well any time as a right to demand correction, barring or deletion of them, insofar as there is no legal obligation to retain such data. If you have any further questions on this matter, please contact us anytime.