Data protection


Responsible by the law of press:

  • IWWS Institut für Wissenstransfer und Weiterbildung im Straßenwesen e.V.
  • Siegfriedstr. 28, 53179 Bonn, Germany
  • Bernhard Kirschbaum
  • e-mail:

Data protection information to this website

A. Collection and processing of personal data, purpose
Personal data is all information about your identity, such as your name, e-mail address or postal address.
We collect, store, process and use your personal data in accordance with the applicable regulations for the protection of personal data for the purpose of processing your enquiries or orders. We collect, store and process personal data in addition, insofar as we are entitled or obliged to collect it for legal or other reasons in accordance with Article 6 GDPR and Section 25 of the German Data Protection Act (BDSG).

“Special types of personal data”, such as data on racial and ethnic origin, political opinion, religious and ideological beliefs, trade union membership, genetic data, biometric data, health data, data on Sexual life, sexual orientation, etc. are generally not collected, stored or processed by us.

Within the scope of the legally permissible use (as described in advance), our external service providers may also come into contact with personal data, in particular our IT service providers (homepage, software and hardware maintainers).
Data transfers to countries outside the European Union and the European Economic Area (“Third Countries”) are not carried out.

B. Information about your rights
You can request information from us at any time about the data stored about you and/or their correction in the event of errors. We are happy to provide you with such information free of charge within the limits set by Articles 12 and 15 GDPR.
Furthermore, you can request the restriction of the processing, the transfer of your personal data stored by us to you in a machine-readable format or the deletion of your data.

In addition, you have the right at any time to object to the use of your data, even if it is based on public or legitimate interests, in particular to object to advertising. To do this, please contact us in formally or by e-mail.
In addition to asserting your above-the-following rights against us, you can at any time make a complaint to the local responsible state commissioner for data protection and freedom of information North Rhine-Westphalia, PO Box 200444, 40102 Düsseldorf, (currently Ms. Helga Block).


C. More information on the handling of personal data
You can contact our data protection representative at the contact address given or
We take precautions to protect your personal data from loss, destruction, falsification, tampering and unauthorized access. The statutory data protection regulations are observed.

We would like to point out that the Internet is a global environment. Insofar as you use our homepages and/or communicate electronically with us (e-mail), you agree to the unencrypted transmission of all data that you wish to send us. Due to the Internet-inherent classifications and risks, this is done at your own risk.

Our homepages also contain links of other institutions and providers. This privacy policy does not cover these.
Your Internet browser automatically transmits data to the web server during access, if necessary for technical reasons. We do not evaluate or process this data.


No liability can be taken for damages resulting from anyone trusting in continuity, actuality, correctness, completeness or quality of given information on this site. Neither can liability be taken for content of any kind on websites connected to this one, especially after links have been set.