Data protection

Thank you for your interest in our website. We attach great importance to the protection of your data and the preservation of your privacy. In order to ensure that you are fully aware of the collection and use of personal data on our website, please note the information below.

Information about the collection of personal data and contact details of the person responsible

Personal data is all data that personally identifies you.

Responsible for the data processing on this website within the meaning of the General Data Protection Regulation (DSGVO) is:

Myburgh Stone & Kitchen Studio (Pty) Ltd.

Telephone: 0121400501

admin@msks.co.za

The person responsible for the processing of personal data is the natural or legal person who, alone or in concert with others, decides on the purposes and means of processing personal data.

Data collection when visiting our website

In the case of merely informative use of our website, ie if you do not register or otherwise provide us with information, we only collect data that your browser transmits to us (so-called "server log files"). When you visit our website, we collect the following information that is technically necessary for us to display the website:

  • Our visited website

  • Date, time and frequency at the time of access

  • Amount of data sent in bytes

  • Source / reference, from where you came to the page

  • Used browser

  • Operating system used

  • Used IP address in anonymous form

  • The processing is carried out in accordance with Art. 6 para. 1 lit. f DSGVO based on our legitimate interest in improving the stability and functionality of our website. A transfer or other use of the data does not take place. However, we reserve the right to retrospectively check the server log files should concrete evidence point to unlawful use.

 

 

cookies

In order to make the visit to our website attractive and to enable the use of certain functions, we use so-called cookies on various pages. These are small text files that are stored on your device. Some of the cookies we use are deleted after the end of the browser session, ie after closing your browser (so-called session cookies). Other cookies remain on your device and allow us or our affiliate (third-party cookies) to recognize your browser on your next visit (persistent cookies). If cookies are set, they collect and process specific user information, such as browser and location data as well as IP address values, to an individual extent. Persistent cookies are automatically deleted after a specified period,

In some cases, the cookies are used to simplify the ordering process by storing settings (eg remembering the contents of a virtual shopping cart for a later visit to the website). If individual personal data are processed by individual cookies implemented by us, the processing is carried out in accordance with Art. 6 para. 1 lit. b DSGVO either for the execution of the contract or in accordance with Art. 6 para. 1 lit. f DSGVO for safeguarding our legitimate interests in the best possible functionality of the website as well as a customer-friendly and effective design of the page visit.

We may work with advertising partners to help us make our web site more interesting to you. For this purpose, in this case, when you visit our website, cookies from partner companies are stored on your hard disk (third-party cookies).

Please note that you can set your browser so that you are informed about the setting of cookies and individually decide on their acceptance or can exclude the acceptance of cookies for specific cases or in general. Each browser differs in the way it manages the cookie settings. This is described in the Help menu of each browser, which explains how to change your cookie settings. These can be found for the respective browser under the following links:

Please note that if you do not accept cookies, the functionality of our website may be limited.

contact

When contacting us (eg via contact form or e-mail), personal data is collected. Which data are collected in the case of a contact form can be seen from the respective contact form. These data are stored and used solely for the purpose of answering your request or for establishing contact and the associated technical administration. The legal basis for processing the data is our legitimate interest in answering your request in accordance with Art. 6 para. 1 lit. f DSGVO. If your contact is aimed at the conclusion of a contract, then additional legal basis for processing is Art. 6 para. 1 lit. b DSGVO. Your data will be deleted after the processing of your request, this is the case if it can be inferred from the circumstances

Use of your data for direct mail

Registration for our e-mail newsletter
If you subscribe to our e-mail newsletter, we will send you regular information about our offers. Mandatory information for sending the newsletter is your e-mail address alone. The indication of further possible data is voluntary and will be used to address you personally. For sending the newsletter we use the so-called double opt-in procedure. This means that we will only send you an e-mail newsletter if you have explicitly confirmed to us that you agree to the sending of the newsletter. We will then send you a confirmation e-mail asking you to confirm by clicking on a link that you wish to receive newsletters in the future.
By activating the confirmation link, you give us your consent to the use of your personal data in accordance with Art. 6 para. 1 lit. a GDPR. When registering for the newsletter, we store your IP address entered by the Internet Service Provider (ISP) as well as the date and time of registration in order to be able to trace any possible misuse of your e-mail address at a later date. The data collected by us when registering for the newsletter will be used exclusively for promotional purposes by means of the newsletter. You can unsubscribe from the newsletter at any time via the provided link in the newsletter or by sending a message to the person named above. After cancellation, your e-mail address will be deleted immediately in our newsletter mailing list.

Use of your data in applications

In the course of the application process we collect and process personal data, also electronically. The legal basis for processing is Article 6 (1) (b) or (f) DSGVO. Purpose is to carry out the application process. If a contract is concluded with an applicant, the already processed personal data will be stored for the purpose of the employment relationship. The legal regulations are observed. The data will be deleted as soon as it is no longer necessary for the purpose of its collection. If, however, no contract is concluded with the applicant, the person responsible deletes the personal data two months after he has announced the cancellation. This shall only apply subject to any other cancellation of legitimate interests. Such a legitimate interest is to be assumed if the personal data are required to comply with a burden of proof in a procedure under the general principle of equal treatment. The user has the possibility at any time to terminate the application process and thus the processing of his personal data. All personal data saved in the application process will be deleted in this case, unless there is a previous interest of the user in the storage. The user has the possibility at any time to terminate the application process and thus the processing of his personal data. All personal data saved in the application process will be deleted in this case, unless there is a previous interest of the user in the storage. The user has the possibility at any time to terminate the application process and thus the processing of his personal data. All personal data saved in the application process will be deleted in this case, unless there is a previous interest of the user in the storage.

Rights of the person concerned

The applicable data protection law grants you comprehensive data protection rights (information and intervention rights) to the person responsible regarding the processing of your personal data, which we will inform you about below:

Right to information in accordance with Art. 15 GDPRYou have, in particular, a right to information about the personal data processed by us, the processing purposes, the categories of personal data processed, the recipients or categories of recipients to whom your data has been disclosed, the planned retention period or the criteria for the determination of the retention period, the existence of a right of rectification, deletion, limitation of processing, opposition to processing, complaint to a supervisory authority, the origin of your data if they were not collected by us, the existence of automated decision-making including profiling and, where relevant, meaningful information on the logic involved and the scope and impact of such processing,as well as your right to information, which guarantees according to Art. 46 GDPR when forwarding your data to third countries;

Right to correction pursuant to Art. 16 GDPR : You have the right to immediate correction of incorrect data concerning you and / or completion of your incomplete data stored by us;

Right to cancellation pursuant to Art. 17 GDPR : You have the right to demand the deletion of your personal data if the requirements of Art. 17 (1) GDPR are met. However, that right does not apply, in particular, where the processing is necessary for the exercise of the right to freedom of expression and information, for the fulfillment of a legal obligation, for reasons of public interest or for the exercise, pursuit or defense of rights;

Right to restriction of processing according to Art. 18 GDPR : You have the right to demand the restriction of the processing of your personal data, as long as the correctness of your data, which is disputed by you, is checked, if you refuse a deletion of your data because of inadmissible data processing and instead Restricting the processing of your data require, if you need your data for the assertion, exercise or defense of legal rights, after we no longer need this data for purpose or if you have filed an objection based on your particular situation, as long as it is not clear whether our authorized Reasons predominate;

Right to information pursuant to Art. 19 GDPR : If you have the right of rectification, deletion or limitation of the processing to the person responsible, he / she is obligated to this rectification or deletion of the data or all recipients to whom the personal data relating to you have been disclosed To notify the processing unless it proves impossible or disproportionate. You have the right to be informed about these recipients.

Right to data portability according to Art. 20 GDPR : You have the right to receive your personal data provided to us in a structured, common and machine-readable format or to request transmission to another person responsible, as far as this is technically feasible;

Right to revoke granted consent pursuant to Art. 7 para. 3 DSGVO : You have the right to revoke consent once given in the processing of data at any time with effect for the future. In the case of withdrawal, we will delete the data concerned immediately, as far as further processing can not be based on a legal basis for consentless processing. The revocation of consent does not affect the lawfulness of the processing effected on the basis of the consent until the revocation;

Right to complain under Art. 77 GDPR : If you believe that the processing of your personal data violates the GDPR, you have the right to complain to a supervisory authority, in particular in the case of an administrative or judicial remedy Member State of your whereabouts, place of work or place of alleged infringement. A list of German data protection officers and their contact details can be found on the following link: https://www.bfdi.bund.de/DE/Infothek/Anschriften_Links/anschriften_links-node.html .

RIGHT OF CONSIDERATION
IF, IN THE CONTEXT OF INTEREST ACCOUNTABILITY, WE PROCESS YOUR PERSONAL DATA BASED ON OUR MAJOR LEGITIMATE INTEREST, YOU HAVE ANY RIGHT OF REASONING, FOR REASONS ARISING OUT OF ITS SPECIAL SITUATION, TO CONTRADICT WITH THIS PROCESS, CONTRARY TO THE FUTURE. 
MAKE USE OF YOUR OPPOSITION RIGHT, WE FINISH THE PROCESSING OF THE AFFECTED DATA. FURTHER PROCESSING REMAINS SUBJECT TO DIFFERENCES WHEN WE MAY PROVIDE IMPERATIVE REASONABLE REASONS FOR PROCESSING THAT EXCEED ITS INTERESTS, FUNDAMENTAL RIGHTS AND FUNDAMENTAL FREEDOMS, OR IF THE PROCESSING OF THE PROVISIONS, EXERCISE OR DEFENSE OF LEGAL PROCEEDINGS IS DONE.
IF YOUR PERSONAL DATA IS PROCESSED BY US TO OPERATE DIRECT ADVERTISING, YOU HAVE THE RIGHT TO INTRODUCE ANY CONTESTING AGAINST THE PROCESSING OF YOU OF PERSONAL DATA FOR THE PURPOSE OF SUCH ADVERTISING. YOU CAN EXERCISE THE OPPOSITE AS DESCRIBED ABOVE. 
MAKE USE OF YOUR OPPOSITION RIGHT, WE FINISH THE PROCESSING OF THE DATA CONCERNED FOR DIRECT COMMERCIAL PURPOSES.

Duration of storage of personal data

The duration of the storage of personal data is based on the respective statutory retention period (eg commercial and tax retention periods). After the deadline, the corresponding data are routinely deleted, if they are no longer required for contract fulfillment or contract initiation and / or on our part no legitimate interest in the re-storage persists.

Further information and contacts

If you have further questions about privacy, please contact us. The contact address can be found in our imprint .

Use of Google Maps

This site uses the mapping service Google Maps via an API. Provider is Google Ireland Limited ("Google"), Gordon House, Barrow Street, Dublin 4, Ireland.

To use the features of Google Maps, it is necessary to save your IP address. This information is usually transmitted to and stored by Google on servers in the United States. The provider of this page has no influence on this data transfer.

The use of Google Maps is for the sake of an appealing presentation of our online offers and an easy findability of the places we specify on the website. This constitutes a legitimate interest within the meaning of Art. 6 para. 1 lit. f DSGVO.

For more information about how to handle user data, please refer to Google's Privacy Policy: https://policies.google.com/privacy?hl=en .

Use of Google Web Fonts

This site uses so-called web fonts provided by Google for the uniform representation of fonts. When you call up a page, your browser loads the required web fonts into your browser cache to correctly display texts and fonts.

To do this, the browser you use must connect to Google's servers. As a result, Google learns that our website has been accessed via your IP address. The use of Google Web Fonts is in the interest of a consistent and attractive presentation of our online services. This constitutes a legitimate interest within the meaning of Art. 6 para. 1 lit. f DSGVO.

If your browser does not support web fonts, a default font will be used by your computer.

More information about Google Web Fonts can be found at https://developers.google.com/fonts/faq and in Google's Privacy Policy: https://policies.google.com/privacy?hl=en .

YouTube components with advanced privacy mode

On our website, we may use components (videos) from the company YouTube, a company of Ireland Limited, Gordon House, Barrow Street, Dublin 4, Ireland, hereafter "Google".

Here we use the option provided by YouTube "- extended privacy mode -".

When you visit a page that has an embedded video, it will connect to the YouTube servers and display the content by notifying your browser on the website.

According to information provided by YouTube, in "- enhanced privacy mode -" only data is transmitted to the YouTube server, in particular which of our websites you have visited when watching the video. If you are logged in to YouTube at the same time, this information will be associated with your Membership Account on YouTube. You can prevent this by logging out of your member account before visiting our website.

Additional information about YouTube's privacy is provided by Google at the following link:

https://www.google.de/intl/de/policies/privacy/

Google Universal Analytics

 

Notes about Google Universal Analytics:


This website uses Google Universal Analytics, a web analytics service of Ireland Limited, Gordon House, Barrow Street, Dublin 4, Ireland, hereafter "Google." Google Universal Analytics uses so-called "cookies", text files that are stored on your computer and that allow an analysis of the use of the website by you. The information generated by the cookie about your use of this website is usually transmitted to a Google server in the USA and stored there. However, in the event that IP anonymization is activated on this website, your IP address will be truncated by Google beforehand within member states of the European Union or in other contracting states of the Agreement on the European Economic Area. Only in exceptional cases will the full IP address be sent to a Google server in the US and shortened there. On behalf of the operator of this website, Google will use this information to evaluate your use of the website, to compile reports on website activity and to provide other services related to website activity and internet usage to the website operator. The IP address sent by your browser as part of Google Universal Analytics will not be merged with other Google data. You can prevent the storage of cookies by a corresponding setting of your browser software; however, we point out that in this case you may not be able to use all the functions of this website in full.http://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout?hl=en ) download and install the available browser plugin.

You can prevent collection by Google Universal Analytics by clicking on the following link. An opt-out cookie will be set to prevent future collection of your data when you visit this site: 
disable Google Universal Analytics

For more information about Terms of Use and Privacy, please visit http://www.google.com/analytics/terms/en.html or https://www.google.com/intl/en/policies/ . Please note that on this website Google Universal Analytics has been extended by the code "gat._anonymizeIp ();" in order to ensure the anonymized collection of IP addresses (so-called IP-Masking). 
Source: www.datenschutzbeauftragter-info.de

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Matomo visitor analysis

 

Notes on MATOMO (formerly PIWIK):


This website uses the open source web analytics service Matomo. Matomo uses so-called "cookies". These are text files that are stored on your computer and that allow an analysis of the use of the website by you. For this purpose, the information generated by the cookie about the use of this website is stored on our server. The IP address is anonymized before saving. 

Matomo cookies remain on your device until you delete them. 

Matomo cookies are stored on the basis of Art. 6 para. 1 lit. f DSGVO. The website operator has a legitimate interest in the anonymized analysis of user behavior in order to optimize both its website and its advertising.
The information generated by the cookie about the use of this website will not be disclosed to third parties. You can prevent the storage of cookies by a corresponding setting of your browser software; however, we point out that in this case you may not be able to use all functions of this website in full. 

If you do not agree with the storage and use of your data, you can disable the storage and use here. In this case, an opt-out cookie is deposited in your browser that prevents Matomo from saving usage data. Deleting your cookies will result in deletion of the Matomo opt-out cookie as well. The opt-out must be reactivated when visiting our site again.

Disable Matomo cookie

Use of Facebook social plugins

 

Use of Facebook Social Plugins


Our website uses so-called social plugins ("plugins") of the social network Facebook operated by Facebook Inc., 1 Hacker Way, Menlo Park, California 94025, USA ("Facebook"). The plugins are marked with a Facebook logo or the addition "Social Plug-in of Facebook" or "Facebook Social Plugin". An overview of the Facebook plugins and their appearance can be found here: 
https://developers.facebook.com/docs/plugins

If you visit a page of our website that contains such a plugin, your browser connects directly to the Facebook servers. The content of the plugin is transmitted by Facebook directly to your browser and integrated into the page. Through this integration, Facebook receives the information that your browser has accessed the corresponding page of our website, even if you do not have a Facebook profile or are currently not logged in to Facebook. This information (including your IP address) will be transmitted by your browser directly to a Facebook server in the USA and stored there.

If you are logged in to Facebook, Facebook can immediately assign your visit to our website to your Facebook profile. If you interact with the plugins, for example, press the "Like" button or leave a comment, this information is also transmitted directly to a Facebook server and stored there. The information will also be posted on your Facebook profile and displayed to your Facebook friends.

The purpose and scope of the data collection and the further processing and use of the data by Facebook, as well as your rights in this regard and setting options for the protection of your privacy can be found in the Facebook privacy policy: 
http://www.facebook.com/policy.php

If you do not want Facebook to directly assign the data collected via our website to your Facebook profile, you must log out of Facebook before visiting our website. You can also prevent the loading of Facebook plugins with add-ons for your browser, eg

for Mozilla Firefox: 
https://addons.mozilla.org/en-US/firefox/addon/facebook-container

for Opera: 
https://addons.opera.com/en/extensions/details/facebook-blocker/?display=en

for Chrome:
https://chrome.google.com/webstore/detail/facebook-blocker/pjaajgndmkdhodnaeeflmchheijfjnhf

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Twitter (Social Plugins from Twitter)

 

Use of Twitter Plugins (eg "Tweet" button)


Our website uses so called "social plugins" ("plugins") of the microblogging service Twitter, which is maintained by Twitter, Inc., 1355 Market St, Suite 900, San Francisco, CA 94103 , USA ("Twitter"). The plugins are marked with a Twitter logo, for example in the form of a blue "Twitter bird". An overview of the Twitter plugins and their appearance can be found here: https://about.twitter.com/en_us/company/brand-resources.html

When you visit a page of our website that contains such a plugin, your browser connects directly to the servers of Twitter. The content of the plugin is transmitted by Twitter directly to your browser and integrated into the page. Through the integration, Twitter receives the information that your browser has accessed the corresponding page of our website, even if you do not have a profile on Twitter or are currently not logged in to Twitter. This information (including your IP address) is sent from your browser directly to a Twitter server in the US and stored there.

If you are logged in to Twitter, Twitter can immediately assign the visit to our website to your Twitter account. If you interact with the plugins, for example by clicking the "Tweet" button, the corresponding information is also transmitted directly to a server of Twitter and stored there. The information will also be posted on your Twitter account and displayed there to your contacts.

The purpose and scope of the data collection and the further processing and use of the data by Twitter as well as your rights in this regard and setting options for protecting your privacy can be found in the privacy policy of Twitter: https://twitter.com/privacy

If you do not want Twitter to directly link the data collected via our website to your Twitter account, you must log out of Twitter before visiting our website. You can completely prevent the loading of Twitter plugins even with add-ons for your browser, eg. For example, with the script blocker "NoScript" ( http://noscript.net/ ).

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Xing (social plugins from Xing)

 

Notes on XING:


This website contains XING software products ("XING applications").
XING applications can retrieve personal information, including the user's contact list, from the XING database. If the user removes a XING application, this XING application can no longer retrieve personal data of the user. XING applications can only retrieve non-private profile data and the user's contact list from the XING database. Private contact details of the user (such as e-mail addresses or telephone numbers) are not made available to these XING applications and application providers. Please also note that the application providers can determine the way in which their XING applications use and process the retrieved data. For detailed information on the use and processing of personal data, please refer to the terms and conditions and privacy policy of the Application Provider. XING applications may transfer the personal data of this user to the Application Provider. Personal data of other users who have not installed the relevant XING applications may not be transmitted by the XING applications to the Application Provider. Application providers must agree to restrictions on access, storage and use of personal information. XING AG makes contractual agreements and technical arrangements to limit the possible misuse of such data by the Application Provider, but assumes no liability for

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Youtube (Social Plugins from YouTube)

Notes on YouTube:
Our website uses plugins from the Google-powered YouTube site. Site operator is Ireland Limited, Gordon House, Barrow Street, Dublin 4, Ireland, hereafter "Google. If you visit any of our YouTube plug-in-enabled sites, you will be connected to the servers of YouTube. The Youtube server will know which of our pages you visited. If you're logged into your YouTube account, YouTube will allow you to associate your surfing behavior directly with your personal profile. You can prevent this by logging out of your YouTube account. For more information on how to handle user data, please refer to the YouTube Privacy Policy at https://www.google.com/intl/en/policies/privacy