Privacy Policy

 

Privacy Policy

Wherever you are invited to submit personal information such as e-mail addresses, names, postal addresses the submission of this information is purely voluntary. Hilite International expressly declares that the information submitted will not be shared with third parties.

Hilite International, Inc. abides by the safe harbor framework set forth by the U.S. Department of Commerce regarding the collection, use, and retention of personal information collected from the European Union. The following link provides more information about the U.S. Department of Commerce Safe Harbor Program. Note that personal information regarding individuals who reside in the EU is controlled by Hilite Germany GmbH (A Hilite International, Inc. Company).

Hilite’s website has links to the sites of other companies. Hilite is not responsible for their privacy practices. We encourage you to learn about the privacy policies of those companies.

Privacy policy regarding the use of Google Analytics

This website uses Google Analytics, a web analytics service provided by Google, Inc. ("Google"). Google Analytics uses so-called “cookies”, text files, which are stored on your computer and enable an analysis of how you use the site. The information collected by the cookie on your use of this website is generally transmitted to a Google server in the US and stored there. In case IP anonymization is activated on this website, Google will truncate your IP address within Member States of the European Union or in other countries that are party to the Agreement on the European Economic Area.

Only in exceptional cases will the entire address be transmitted to a Google server in the US and truncated there. Google will use this information on behalf of the operator of this website for the purpose of evaluating your use of the website, compiling reports on website activity and providing the website operator with other services relating to website activity and Internet usage. The IP address transmitted by your browser within the context of Google Analytics will not be associated with any other data held by Google.
You can prevent the installation of cookies on your computer by adjusting your browser accordingly; however we must point out that in this case all functions of the website may not be available to you in their full capacity. You can also prevent the collection of data generated by the cookie and related to your use of the website (including your IP address) for Google, as well as the processing of this data by Google, by downloading and installing the browser plug-in available at the following link: http://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout?hl=de.