Thank you for visiting our website. As a website operator, we take your data protection very seriously and treat your personal data confidentially and in accordance with legal regulations.


RAV Armaturen GmbH

Am Walzwerk 5
45527 Hattingen

Telephone +49 23 24 59 83 - 0

Contact to the Data Protection Officer

If you have any questions or comments about data protection, please contact our data protection officer by e-mail:
Telephone +49 23 24 59 83 - 26

Data Protection Declaration

I. General Information on Data Processing

1. Scope of Processing of Personal Data

In principle, we only process personal data of our users insofar as this is necessary to provide a functional website and our content and services. The processing of personal data of our users takes place regularly only with the consent of the user. An exception applies in those cases in which prior consent cannot be obtained for practical reasons and the processing of the data is permitted by law.

2. Legal Basis for Processing Personal Data

Insofar as we obtain the consent of the data subject for the processing of personal data, Art. 6 para. 1 lit. a EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) serves as the legal basis.

When processing personal data that is necessary for the performance of a contract to which the data subject is a party, Art. 6 para. 1 lit. b GDPR as the legal basis. This also applies to processing operations that are necessary to carry out pre-contractual measures.

Insofar as the processing of personal data is necessary to fulfill a legal obligation to which our company is subject, Art. 6 para. 1 lit. c GDPR as the legal basis.

In the event that vital interests of the data subject or another natural person require the processing of personal data, Art. 6 para. 1 lit. d GDPR as the legal basis.

If processing is necessary to safeguard a legitimate interest of our company or a third party and if the interests, fundamental rights and freedoms of the person concerned do not outweigh the first-mentioned interest, Art. 6 para. 1 lit. f GDPR as the legal basis for processing.

3. Data Deletion and Storage Duration

The personal data of the person concerned will be deleted or blocked as soon as the purpose of storage no longer applies. Storage can also take place if this has been provided for by the European or national legislator in Union regulations, laws or other provisions to which the person responsible is subject. The data will also be blocked or deleted if a storage period prescribed by the standards mentioned expires, unless there is a need for further storage of the data in order to conclude or fulfill a contract.

II. Visiting Our Website

1. Description and Scope of Data Processing

Each time you visit our website, our system automatically collects data and information from the computer system of the calling computer.

The following data is collected:

 Website visited

 Time at the time of access

 Amount of data sent in bytes

 Source / reference from which you came to the page

 Browser used, operating system used and the IP address used by the requesting computer

The data is also stored in the log files of our system. A storage of this data together with the other personal data of the user does not take place.

2. Legal Basis for Data Processing

The legal basis for the temporary storage of the data and the log files is Art. 6 para. 1 lit. f GDPR.

3. Purpose of Data Processing

The temporary storage of the IP address by the system is necessary to enable the website to be delivered to the user’s computer. To do this, the user’s IP address must be saved for the duration of the session.

4. Retention Periods

The data will be deleted as soon as they are no longer required to achieve the purpose for which they were collected. In the case of data collection for the provision of the website, this is the case when the respective session has ended.

5. Opportunity to Object

The data processing is absolutely necessary for the operation of the website. There is therefore no possibility of objection.

III. Cookies

Our website does not use cookies.

IV. Contact by E-Mail

1. Scope of Data Processing

On our website it is possible to contact us via the e-mail address we provided. In this case, the user’s personal data transmitted with the e-mail will be saved.

2. Legal Basis for Data Processing

The legal basis for processing the data that is transmitted in the course of sending an e-mail is Art. 6 para. 1 lit. f GDPR. If the aim of the e-mail contact is to conclude a contract, the additional legal basis for processing is Art. 6 para. 1 lit. b GDPR.

3. Purpose of Data Processing

The data processing takes place for the purpose of processing the contact. This is also the legitimate interest.

4. Duration of Storage

The data will be deleted as soon as they are no longer required to achieve the purpose for which they were collected.

5. Opportunity to Object

The user can object to the storage of his personal data at any time. In such a case, the conversation cannot be continued. The objection must be made informally by e-mail to the e-mail address provided on the website.

V. Your Rights as an Affected Person

1. Right to Information

You can request confirmation from the person responsible as to whether personal data relating to you is being processed by us. If such processing is available, you can obtain the following information from the person responsible in accordance with. Art. 15 GDPR.

2. Right to Rectification

You have according to Art. 16 GDPR a right to immediate correction and / or completion towards the person responsible if the processed personal data concerning you are incorrect or incomplete.

3. Right to Cancellation

You can request the person responsible to delete your personal data immediately if one of the reasons stated in Art. 17 GDPR applies.

4. Right to Restriction of Processing

Under the conditions set out in Art. 18 GDPR, you can request that the processing of your personal data be restricted.

5. Right to be Informed

If you have asserted the right to correction, deletion or restriction of processing against the person responsible, the person responsible is obliged to inform all recipients to whom the personal data concerning you have been disclosed of this correction or deletion of the data or restriction of processing, unless this turns out to be impossible or involves a disproportionate effort.

You have the right to be informed about these recipients by the person responsible.

6. Right to Data Portability

You have according to Art. 20 GDPR you have the right to receive the personal data concerning you, which you have provided to the person responsible, in a structured, common and machine-readable format. You also have the right to transfer this data to another person responsible without hindrance from the person responsible to whom the personal data was provided, provided that the processing is based on consent in accordance with. Art. 6 para. 1 lit. a GDPR or Art. 6 para. 2 lit. a GDPR or on a contract according to. Art. 6 para. 1 lit. b GDPR and the processing is carried out using automated procedures.

7. Right to Object

You have according to Art. 21 GSGVO, you have the right at any time, for reasons that arise from your particular situation, to object to the processing of your personal data, which is based on Art. 6 para. 1 lit. e oder f GDPR takes place, to object. The person responsible will no longer process the personal data relating to you unless he can prove compelling legitimate reasons for the processing that outweigh your interests, rights and freedoms, or the processing serves to assert, exercise or defend legal claims.

If the personal data concerning you are processed in order to operate direct mail, you have the right to object at any time to the processing of the personal data concerning you for the purpose of such advertising.If you object to processing for direct marketing purposes, your personal data will no longer be processed for these purposes.

8. Right to Revoke the Declaration of Consent Under Data Protection Law

You have the right to withdraw your declaration of consent under data protection law at any time. Withdrawing your consent does not affect the legality of the processing carried out on the basis of your consent up until the withdrawal.

9. Right to Complain to a Supervisory Authority

Without prejudice to any other administrative or judicial remedy, you have the right to lodge a complaint with a supervisory authority, in particular in the member state of your place of residence, your place of work or the place of the alleged infringement, if you are of the opinion that the processing of your personal data is against violates the GDPR.

The supervisory authority to which the complaint was submitted informs the complainant about the status and the results of the complaint, including the possibility of a judicial remedy according to Art. 78 GDPR.

If you have any additional questions in respect of this Privacy Policy Declaration please feel free to use the contact address at the top of the page.