Data protection
Thank you for visiting our website, we at Salzgitter AG are delighted at your interest in our company. It is important to us that your personal data are safe, and so we would like to explain to you how your personal data are recorded and processed via our website.
 Anonymous data
Every time a user accesses the Salzgitter AG website, and every time a file is downloaded, data relating to these events are temporarily logged. The data that are saved are analyzed anonymously exclusively for internal statistical purposes to enable us to continuously improve the content of our website. The data are not analyzed in any personal context. Every time the site is accessed a data record is saved containing the following information:
 • IP address of the computer initiating the inquiry,
 • the time of access,
 • the browser ID,
 • the Salzgitter websites you visit,
 • the website from which you visit us (where known).

Personal data
Personal data are recorded only if you disclose this information to us voluntarily, for example when entering into and conducting business relationships, registering for personalized services or filling in contact forms. By disclosing this information you are deemed to have given your consent for your data to be used for the intended purpose. You may withdraw your consent at any time. Your personal data are recorded only to the extent required and exclusively for the specified purpose. Where necessary you will be asked to consent to your data being stored. Your data will be forwarded or otherwise transmitted to our Group companies only if necessary for the intended purpose (for example if you have inquired about a product) or if you have consented to your data being forwarded (for example when submitting an online job application). Data will be communicated to government bodies or authorities only if required by law or by court order. Data will not be disclosed to third parties.
Rights of the persons concerned
We will uphold your legal rights to have your data corrected, deleted or blocked. You may at any time with future effect withdraw your consent for your data to be stored. Naturally if you make a written inquiry to the specified contact address, Salzgitter AG will tell you which of your personal data are stored by us.
Salzgitter AG complies with the provisions of data protection legislation and has put in place both technical and organizational security measures to protect the personal data you provide against unauthorized use, disclosure or access.
Some parts of the Salzgitter AG website contain hyperlinks to other websites. We take all reasonable care to check these links. However Salzgitter AG is not responsible either for the content of or for data protection at the linked sites.
Amendments to our data protection policy
As the Internet continues to develop, it is from time to time necessary to amend our data protection policy. By checking our data protection policy at regular intervals, you can keep up to date with any changes that may have been made.