Privacy policy

Thank you for visiting our website. Please take a moment to familiarise yourself with our online data protection principles. Protecting your privacy is of the utmost importance to Blutspendedienst des Bayerischen Roten Kreuzes. We therefore comply with data protection legislation as a matter of course. Moreover, it matters to us that you always know when we store your data and how we use it.

Generally speaking, it is possible to use our website without providing any personal data. If you use our website for purely informative purposes and do not register or enter your data into any online forms, we will only store the data that your browser transfers to us for technical reasons. This includes, for example, your IP address. Insofar as personal data (e.g. name, address or email addresses) is collected on our website too, this is done on a voluntary basis wherever possible. This data will not be passed on to third parties without your express consent.

German Data Protection and Telemedia Acts

According to Art. 12, 13 of the GDPR and other regulations, you have the following rights regarding information and data protection:

  • to obtain free disclosure on the data we hold about you and how we use it,
  • under certain conditions, you are also unconditionally entitled to have this data processed, corrected, blocked or even deleted. Furthermore, you can object to the use and transfer of your personal data for the future, or request to have this data transferred,
  • to revoke consent previously granted for the collection, processing and use of your personal data for the future without stating reasons.

If you have any questions about this or other issues regarding personal data, you can contact us at any time using the following address:

Blutspendedienst des Bayerischen Roten Kreuzes gemeinnützige GmbH
Herzog-Heinrich-Straße 2
80336 München
Tel: 089 5399-0
Dr. Florian Modlinger, datenschutz@blutspendedienst.com

Cookies

Our web pages sometimes use cookies. Cookies do not inflict any damage on your computer and do not contain any viruses. They simply help us make our website more user-friendly, effective and secure. Cookies are small text files that are stored on your computer and saved by your browser. The majority of cookies we use are session cookies, which are automatically deleted at the end of your visit. You can delete cookies manually at any time via your browser's security settings. Cookies enable us to recognise your browser on your next visit. You can set your browser to inform you about the placement of cookies and to only allow cookies on a case-by-case basis, to refuse cookies in certain circumstances or altogether, or to automatically delete cookies when the browser is closed. If cookies are disabled, you may not be able to use the full functionality of this website.

Data management

We will rectify and complete any saved data as soon as we become aware of any changes. If necessary, we will also inform the data recipient. Stored data is deleted via an automatic process once the legal or contractual retention period has expired, or if the data is no longer needed.

Security

If, when requesting pages and files within this website, you are asked to enter personal data, we wish to point out that this transmission via the Internet is secure as it sent via SSL. Consequently, this data privacy statement does not apply to any websites accessed via links. We accept no responsibility for such sites.

Data privacy officer

If you have any questions or comments related to data privacy or wish to object to the use of your personal data for advertising, market research or opinion polling purposes, please write to our Data Protection Officer:

Blutspendedienst des Bayerischen Roten Kreuzes gemeinnützige GmbH
Herzog-Heinrich-Straße 2
80336 München
Tel: 089 5399-0
Dr. Florian Modlinger, datenschutz@blutspendedienst.com

Contact forms

When filling in an electronic contact form you provide personal details which are requested on this form. These details generally include name, address, email, (mobile) telephone number as well as date and time of contact. This data will only be used internally and for the reason stated on the contact form.