humedica Lanka guarantees to collect, process and utilise user data only to manage the user´s request and for internal purposes. It is humedica´s policy not to disclose your personal information to any third party, especially not to commercial address dealers and other companies.
If the user does not approve of the personal data utilisation for internal use by humedica Lanka, he is entitled to oppose anytime to the processing and utilisation in accordance with Section 28 Para. 4 of the Federal Data Protection Act (BDSG). It suffices to send a corresponding mail to firstname.lastname@example.org for this purpose. This does not refer to the special case of legally required data locking instead of data deletion according to Section 35 Para. 3 of the Federal Data Protection Act (BDSG).
Right to information
In accordance with Section 34 of the Federal Data Protection Act (BDSG) the user has the right to request information on the kind and volume of data stored. On request humedica Lanka will inform the user in writing in compliance with effective legislation about the kind of data stored at humedica Lanka. This information will be provided free of charge.
Data communication and recording for intrasystem and statistical purposes
When a user accesses our website, his internet browser automatically transmits data to our web server for technical reasons.
Every data set consists of the client's IP address, the date and time of the request, the so-called referrer URL, the accessed file, the amount of transmitted data, description of the type/version of the used web browser and operating system. An assignment of this data to a particular person is not possible. The stored data will be only be used and analysed internally and exclusively for statistical reasons.
Notice – Use of Google Analytics
humedica Lanka uses Google Analytics, a web analysis service of Google Inc. ("Google"). Google Analytics applies "Cookies" (text files) that are stored on the computer of the user and enable an analysis of the use of the website.
The information generated by the cookie concerning your use of this website (including your IP address) will be passed on to a Google server in the USA and saved there. If the anonymisation of this website is activated, the IP address of the user will be shortened before the transmission in the member states of the European Union and other signatory states of the Agreement of the European Economic Area.
Only in exceptional cases the complete IP address will be transmitted to a Google server in the USA and shortened there. On behalf of the site operator Google will use this information to evaluate the client´s utilisation of the website, to create reports on the website activities and to supply further services in connection with the use of website and internet for the site operator.
The IP address transmitted by your browser in the course of Google Analytics will not be merged with other Google data. The user can prevent the installation of the Cookies by means of a respective setting of his/her browser software, humedica Lanka however points out that in this case he will possibly not be able to use the full functionality of this website. Furthermore the use can prevent the collection of the information generated by the cookie concerning your use of this website (including your IP address) by Google as well as the processing of these data by Google by downloading and installing the browser plug-in available on http://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout?hl=de.
In view of the discussion about the use of analytical tools with complete IP addresses, humedica Lanka points out that this website uses Google Analytics with the "_anonymizeIp()" code and IP addresses will therefore processed in shortened form which does not enable individual identification of the user.
Use of Facebook plugins
humedica Lanka uses plugins of the social network facebook.com. Website operator is Facebook Inc., 1601 S. California Ave, Palo Alto, CA 94304, USA ("Facebook").
If a user with a plugin visits the humedica Lanka website, a connection is made to Facebook's webservers which then instructs your web browser to display the plugin on that webpage. The Facebook server will automatically receive the information, that you visited the humedica Lanka website. If you are logged in as a member of Facebook at the same time, Facebook will allocate this information to your personal Facebook user account.
When using the plugin functions (e.g. clicking on the "like" button, making a comment), this information is also assigned to your Facebook account. You can only prevent this from happening by logging out before using the plugin.
By using this website the user consents to the topic “Usage of Facebook plugins” as explained above.
Use of Twitter-Plugins
humedica Lanka uses social plugins of Twitter. Twitter is operated by: Twitter, Inc., 795 Folsom St., Suite 600, San Francisco, CA 94107, USA.
The plugins can be identified by one of the Twitter logos (bird outline/pictorial relief). There are various Twitter logos. You can look them up on http://twitter.com/about/resources/logos on the Twitter website. If the user visits the humedica Lanka website, the browser automatically sets up a connection with the Twitter servers (which are presumably situated in the USA).
Twitter transmits the plugin content directly to your browser, which embeds it into the website. humedica Lanka has no control over the amount of data, which are collected by Twitter via this plugin and therefore informs the user according to the state of knowledge, which can be found on http://twitter.com/about/resources at the Twitter website.
By imbedding the plugins Twitter receives the information that the user has visited a certain website of humedica Lanka. If the user is logged in into Twitter at the very moment, when the plugin is used, Twitter can allocate the visit to a user account.
If the user interacts with the plugins, for example by clicking a “Tweet This” button or posting a comment, the corresponding information will be directly transferred from your browser to Twitter and saved there.
By using this website the user consents to the topic “Usage of Twitter plugins” as explained above.
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