Federal Institute for Vaccines and Biomedicines
Phone +49 6103 77 0
Fax +49 6103 77 1234
Official Data Protection Representative
Phone +49 6103 77 1199
Every time you access our servers, data is stored for statistical purposes. We only record, for a limited period, the date and time and the page on our website that you are visiting. We do not log your IP address. This data is used exclusively to improve our website. It is not used in any other way or shared with third parties.
As a visitor of our website, you can decide for yourself whether you want to allow the tracking of your data for statistical purposes or not. It is preset to track.
Legal Basis for Data Processing
The processing of user data to improve the PEI website serves the public interest of the healthcare sector and is carried out in connection with the performance of the PEI’s official tasks (Article 6(1)(e) GDPR such as § 3 BDSG). Insofar as users avail themselves of services that cannot be offered without the provision of personal data (e.g. a contact form or newsletter), the provision of such data simultaneously entails consent to its processing (Article 6(1)(a) GDPR).
Rights of Users
As a user of our website, you have the right to request information from us concerning your stored and processed data and, if applicable, to request that we rectify any incorrect data. In addition, in accordance with Articles 17 and 18 of the GDPR, you have the right to have your data erased or to restrict its processing. Insofar as the collection and processing of data is based on your consent, you can withdraw this consent at any time.
If you have any doubts concerning the conformity of our handling of your data with data protection law, you can contact the Federal Commissioner for Data Protection and Freedom of Information or on of the the Data Protection Commissioners for the federal states.