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Data protection declaration

We, RAC-Germany®, Corporate Head Office e. Kfm. take the protection of your personal data very seriously and we adhere strictly to the regulations of data protection laws. Personal data is only collected on this website only as far as needed for technical reasons. Under no circumstances will the data collected be sold or provided to third parties for other reasons.

The following declaration gives an overview of how we ensure this protection and which type of data is collected for which purposes.

Validity of Data Protection Declaration

The present data protection declaration of RAC Germany®, Corporate Head Office e. Kfm. does also apply to the following websites and social media appearances:

Data processing on this internet page

RAC-Germany®, Corporate Head Office e. Kfm. automatically collects and stores the information provided to us by your browser in your server log files. These are:

  1. Browser type/ -version
  2. operating system
  3. Referrer URL (the page visited before)
  4. Host name of the accessing computer (IP Address)
  5. Time of the server request

This data cannot be traced to any specific person by RAC-Germany®, Corporate Head Office e. Kfm. merging this data with other data sources is not carried out, and the data is deleted after statistical evaluation. In combination with your access, we store, on our servers, data for security purposes, which could permit identification (IP address). Personal evaluation does not take place. The statistical evaluation of anonymous data sets remains.


So-called "Cookies" are used on internet pages in several locations. They are used to make our service more user-friendly, more effective and more secure. Cookies are small text files which are stored on your computer by your browser. Most of the Cookies that we use are so-called "Session-Cookies". They are automatically deleted after your visit. Cookies do not cause any damage to your computer and do not contain viruses.

Google Analytics

This website uses Google Analytics, a web analysis service from Google Inc. (Google) Google Analytics uses so-called "Cookies", text files which are stored on your computer and which permits the analysis of your use of the website. The information created by the Cookie concerning your use of this website (including your IP address) is transmitted to a Google server in the USA and stored there. Google will use this information to evaluate your use of the website, to produce reports concerning the website activities for the website operator and to produce additional services associated with the use of the internet and website. Google will also transmit this information to third parties as long as it is legally permitted and provided that these third parties carry out the processing under the instructions of Google. Google will not combine your IP address with other Google data.
You can prevent the installation of the Cookies by an appropriate setting in your browser software; we would, however, point out that in this case it may not be possible to make full use of the functions on this website.

In case of activation of the IP anonymization, Google will truncate / anonymize the last octet of the IP address for Member States of the European Union as well as for other parties to the Agreement on the European Economic Area. Only in exceptional cases, the full IP address is sent to and shortened by Google servers in the USA. On behalf of the website provider Google will use this information for the purpose of evaluating your use of the website, compiling reports on website activity for website operators and providing other services relating to website activity and internet usage to the website provider.

The use of this website implies your agreement to Google using the data collected from you in the way described above and for the purpose described above. Please also observe the Google data protection declaration.

Furthermore you can prevent Google’s collection and use of data (cookies and IP address) by downloading and installing the browser plug-in available under:



English https://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout?hl=en-GB
Français https://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout?hl=fr
Deutsch https://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout?hl=de

Further information concerning the terms and conditions of use and data privacy can be found at:


or at:

Comment function

If you wish to use the comment function provided on this website, we will need a valid email address from you, together with information which will allow us to check that you are the owner of the email address you provide. Additional data is not collected. Your agreement to the storage of the data can be cancelled at any time. The comment function uses Cookies that are stored on your computer after your current visit has expired.

Privacy Policy for the use of LinkedIn

Our website uses functions of the network LinkedIn. The provider of Linked in is the LinkedIn Corporation, 2029 Stierlin Court, Mountain View, CA 94043, USA. On every access to our websites which contain LinkedIn functions, aconnection to the servers of LinkedIn will be established. LinkedIn will be informed that you have visited our websites with your IP address. If you the “recommend”-button of LinkedIn and are logged in to your LinkedIn account, LinkedIn can associate yor visit of our websites with your user account. We would like to point out that we, as providers of these websites, do not obtain knowledge about the contents of transmitted data as well as their use by LinkedIn.

For further information, please review the Privacy Policy of LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/legal/privacy-policy

Privacy Policy for the use of Twitter

On our websites functions of the service Twitter are integrated. These functions are offered by Twitter Inc., 795 Folsom St., Suite 600, San Francisco, CA 94107, USA. By using Twitter as well as the function "Re-Tweet" websites visited by you are linked to you Twitter account and posted to other users. In doing so, data will be transmitted to Twitter.

We would like to point out that we as providers of this websites do not obtain knowledge about the contents of those data. For further information, please check the Privacy Policy of Twitter: http://twitter.com/privacy.

The privacy settings of your Twitter account can be adjusted under http://twitter.com/account/settings

Use of YouTube videos

This website uses the YouTube embedded video function to display and play back videos from the provider "YouTube". The advanced data protection mode is used here, which according to the provider's information, only saves user information when a video playback is begun. If the embedded YouTube video playback is started, the provider activates a "YouTube" cookie to collect information about the user's behaviour According to "YouTube" information, this cookie helps collect video statistics, enhance user-friendliness and restrict misuse. A connection to the "DoubleClick" Google network is made every time the website is accessed, regardless of whether an embedded video is played or not, which can trigger further data processing actions that are beyond our control.

For further information on "YouTube" data protection, please refer to the provider's privacy policy.

Children and young persons

Less than 18 years of age should not provide any personal data without the agreement of their parents or guardians.

Referrals and Links to other websites

Our online presence contains links to other websites. We have no influence over whether the operators of these sites comply with the data protection regulations.

The author is not responsible for any contents linked or referred to from his pages - unless he has full knowledge of illegal contents and would be able to prevent the visitors of his site from viewing those pages. If any damage occurs by the use of information presented there, only the author of the respective pages might be liable, not the one who has linked to these pages. Furthermore the author is not liable for any postings or messages published by users of discussion boards, guest books or mailing lists provided on his page. A constant supervision of the external links without any indication of violations of the law is not reasonable to the provider. Such external links and advertisements will be immediately deleted when noticing any violations of the law.

Copyright and related rights

All rights reserved. All pictures, graphics, audio- or video recording, animated graphics and the written text are covered by copyright according to §§ 1. UrhG and other laws to cover plagiarism. It is not allowed to copy them for business purpose, dissemination them or use them for other websites. Some sites of this website contains content which is subjected by copyright but approved provided from the author.

The author intended not to use any copyrighted material for the publication or, if not possible, to indicate the copyright of the respective object. The copyright for any material created by the author is reserved. Any duplication or use of such diagrams, sounds or texts in other electronic or printed publications is not permitted without the author's agreement.

Protection of Trademarks

All branded marks at this website are subjected without restriction by the trademark protection according to §§ 1ff. MarkenG and other laws which are adaptive. On the basis of this website it cannot be assumed that trademarks of dentures are used.

Some names of actual companies and products mentioned herein may be trademarks. They are used for reference purposes only and are the property of their respective owners.


The author reserves the right not to be responsible for the topicality, correctness, completeness or quality of the information provided. Liability claims regarding damage caused by the use of any information provided, including any kind of information which is incomplete or incorrect, will therefore be rejected. All offers are not-binding and without obligation. Parts of the pages or the complete publication including all offers and information might be extended, changed or partly or completely deleted by the author without separate announcement.

The right to information

Your trust is important to us. For this reason we are accountable at any time for the processing of your personal data. If you have any questions that cannot be answered by this data protection declaration or if you require further more detailed information on this point please contact data-security-officer@rac-germany.com at any time.

Further information

Your trust is important to us. For this reason we are accountable at any time for the processing of your personal data. If you have any questions that cannot be answered by this data protection declaration or if you require further more detailed information on this point please contact data-security-officer@rac-germany.com at any time.

Legal force of this data protection and legal information / disclaimer

This data protection and legal information / disclaimer is to be regarded as part of the internet publication which you were referred from. If sections or individual formulations of this text are not legal or correct, the content or validity of the other parts remain uninfluenced by this fact.

For more information and clarification please contact:

info@rac-germany.com  or  data-security-officer@rac-germany.com  at any time.


Corporate Head Office e.Kfm.
Erich-Heckel-Ring 6
D - 36041 Fulda / Germany
Fax +49 661 6060-83
Registry court: Community of Fulda, Germany, Register No.: 55 HRA 1451

More questions? Please just send us your inquiry or fill out our e-mail form.

Some names of actual companies and products, mentioned herein may be trademarks. They are used for reference purpose only and are property of the respective owners.

Technical specifications subject to change without notice.