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We are world‘s undisputed market and technological leader for underwater locator beacons in the maritime sector.

Recommended by IMO: Regulatory transmission time of at least 90 days for underwater locator beacons.

Guaranteed compatibility with all VDR- and S/VDR data capsules.

UN3091/PI970 is applicable: The lithium content of all our batteries is less than 1 gram.

Privacy policy

1. General information
2. What is personal data?
3. What data is collected and processed by us?
4. Information and revocation of consent
5. Security measures to protect the data stored by us
6. Use of "cookies"
6.1. Goggle Analytics
7. Use of YouTube
8. Disclosure to third parties
9. Hyperlinks to external websites
10. Contact

1. General information
Privacy and data security when using our website are very important to us. We therefore commit to protecting your privacy and keeping your information confidential. We would like to inform you here which of your personal data we collect in relation to your visit to our website and for which purposes it is used. As changes in the law or changes in our internal processes may necessitate an adaptation of this Privacy Policy, we ask that you read this Privacy Policy periodically. Commercial use by third parties is prohibited. Status of the declaration: May 2018.

2. What is personal data?
Personal data is information that can be used to obtain personal or factual information about you. Information where we can not relate to you (or only with disproportionate effort), e.g. by pseudonymisation or anonymization of the information, are not personal data.

3. What data is collected and processed by us?
Our company uses your personal information only to provide you with a comprehensive service through the website or to fulfill your contact requests. There is no personal evaluation. The statistical evaluation of pseudonymized or anonymized data sets remains reserved. Such is done z. For system security reasons, to prevent abuse, to improve the website and for purposes of statistics (number of users and page views).
In connection with the retrieval of the information you request, data is stored on our servers for the purpose of providing the service or for backup purposes, which may permit identification. This includes
  - IP address of the requesting computer
  - Date and time of the request
  - Desired access method / function
  - Submitted input values
  - Access status of the web server
  - Name of the requested file
  - URL from which the file was requested or the desired action was initiated
As long as they are not evaluated in anonymous form, they will be deleted immediately after the end of the session. Certain website services may require the collection and processing of personal data. This will only be done if you agree to the validity of our privacy policy and the corresponding use of your data. We use your personal data for the following purposes: Contact form.
In the case of a request via the contact form, we provide name, first name, title and e-mail address to provide the respective services and to contact us.
Any further use of personal data does not take place or only after prior consent of the user. Personal data will be deleted as soon as they are no longer necessary to fulfill the purpose of the storage.

4. Information and revocation of consent
The company stores your data only as long as permitted by law. At your request, we will gladly inform you at any time whether and which data of yours is stored with us. If, in spite of our efforts for correctness and timeliness, false personal data are stored with us, we will correct them immediately upon your request. Should you wish to delete the stored data, this deletion will be carried out immediately upon your request. If a cancellation is not possible for legal reasons, it will be replaced by a block of the respective data.
You can also revoke your consent to the processing and storage of your personal data to the company at any time. For a revocation, an informal letter or an e-mail.

5. Security measures to protect the data stored by us
If we collect personal data, we store it on specially protected servers in Germany or in the European Union. Access to it is only possible for a few specially authorized persons who are responsible for technical, commercial or editorial support. To avoid loss or misuse of the data, we take extensive technical and operational safety precautions, which are regularly reviewed and adapted to technical progress. We will show you everything

6. Use of "cookies"
We use "cookies" (small files with configuration information). These are used in particular to determine the frequency of use and the number of users of our website and to make the visit to our website easier and more comfortable for you. This information is only shared between the page and the user's browser. Use of our website is also possible without cookies. Most browsers are pre-set to automatically accept cookies. However, you can disable the storage of cookies or set your browser to notify you before storing cookies.

6.1. Google Analytics
This website uses Google Analytics, a web analysis service of Google Inc, (1600 Amphitheatre Parkway Mountain View, CA 94043, USA; "Google"). The use includes the "Universal Analytics" operating mode. This facilitates the assignment of data, sessions and interactions across several devices to a pseudonymous user ID and thus the analysis of a user's activities across devices.

Google Analytics uses "cookies", which are text files placed on your computer, to allow the website operator to analyze how users use the site. The information generated by the cookie about your use of this website is usually transferred to a Google server in the USA and stored there. However, if IP anonymisation is activated on this website, Google will reduce your IP address within Member States of the European Union or in other states party to the Agreement on the European Economic Area beforehand. Only in exceptional cases will the full IP address be transmitted to a Google server in the USA and shortened there. The IP address transmitted by your browser in the context of Google Analytics is not merged with other Google data. 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 the website operator with other services related to website and Internet use. Our legitimate interest in data processing also lies in these purposes. The legal basis for the use of Google Analytics is § 15 para. 3 TMG and Art. 6 para. 1 lit. f GDPR. The data sent by us and linked to cookies, user-identifiers (e.g. User-IDs) or advertising-identifiers are automatically deleted after 14 months. Data whose retention period has been reached is automatically deleted once a month. For more information on terms of use and data protection, please visit https://www.google.com/analytics/terms/gb.html or https://policies.google.com/?hl=en.

You may refuse the use of cookies by selecting the appropriate settings on your browser, however please note that if you do this you may not be able to use the full functionality of this website. You can also prevent Google from collecting the data generated by the cookie and relating to your use of the website (including your IP address) and from processing this data by Google by downloading and installing the Browser Add-on. Opt-out cookies prevent the future collection of your data when you visit this website. To prevent Universal Analytics from collecting data across several devices, you must opt-out on all systems used.

7. Use of YouTube
On our website we use components (videos) of YouTube, LLC 901 Cherry Ave., 94066 San Bruno, CA, USA, a company belonging to Google Inc., Amphitheatre Parkway, Mountain View, CA 94043, USA. To this end, we use the “enhanced data protection mode” option provided by YouTube. When you display a page that has an embedded video, a connection will be made to the YouTube server and the content will appear on the website via a communication to your browser. According to the information provided by YouTube, in “enhanced data protection mode”, data is only transferred to the YouTube server, in particular which of our websites you have visited, if you watch the video. If you are logged onto YouTube at the same time, this information will be matched to your YouTube member account.

You can prevent this from happening by logging out of your member account before visiting our website.
Further information about data protection by YouTube is provided by Google under the following link: https://policies.google.com/?hl=en/

8. Disclosure to third parties
Due to legal requirements, we are obliged in certain cases to pass on your personal data to third parties. This is e.g. the case where there is suspicion of a crime or misuse of our website. We are then required to share your information with the relevant law enforcement agencies. Insofar as the company uses the data processing obligations of third parties to fulfill its contractual obligations (so-called "data processing on behalf"), these are contractually obliged to handle your data carefully and in accordance with the data protection regulations and according to our instructions Purposes or to pass them on to third parties.

9. Hyperlinks to external websites
On our website there are so-called hyperlinks to websites of other providers. In these cases, they will be redirected from our website directly to the other providers' website. You recognize this u. a. changing the URL. We can not accept responsibility for the confidentiality of your information, as we have no control over their compliance with privacy policies. Please inform yourself about the handling of your personal data by these companies directly on their websites.

10. Contact
Please contact us under datenschutz@novega.info if you would like information, wish to make suggestions or to raise complaints.