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Legal Notice

Pepperl+Fuchs GB Ltd.
77 Ripponden Road,
Oldham, Lancashire, OL1 4EL
Tel:      +44 161 633 6431
Fax:     +44 161 624 6537
Pepperl+Fuchs GB Limited.
Registered office: 77 Ripponden Road, Oldham, Lancashire, OL1 4EL, England
Pepperl+Fuchs GB Ltd. is a limited company registered in England and Wales. Registered Number: 1121083
VAT No: GB712712858


The content of this web site serves informative purposes only and is not binding. Pepperl+Fuchs endeavours that all information on this web site is accurate. However, Pepperl+Fuchs does not guarantee that the information is complete, accurate, faultless, useful for a certain purpose or available at any time. Pepperl+Fuchs also reserves the right to change or to delete the information from the web site without announcement. Pepperl+Fuchs is not liable for damages, irrespective of their nature, incurred by the use or the non-use of the information, except where Pepperl+Fuchs has caused the damage intentionally.

Pepperl+Fuchs’s web site partly contains links to third parties’ web pages. Pepperl+Fuchs is not responsible for the content or the existence of third parties’ web pages and is, especially as long as Pepperl+Fuchs does not have positive knowledge of their contents, not liable for damages, irrespective of their nature, incurred by the use or the non-use of third parties’ web pages.

Pepperl+Fuchs regularly controls whether the data offered by Pepperl+Fuchs on the web site, and especially the offered software, is fraught with viruses or other similar damaging characteristics. However, Pepperl+Fuchs is not liable for damages, irrespective of their nature, incurred by viruses, Trojan Horses or other damaging characteristics, except where Pepperl+Fuchs acted by intent or gross negligence or where Pepperl+Fuchs, in case of a contract, has violated cardinal contractual obligations. Pepperl+Fuchs’s liability is limited to typical and fore-seeable damages. The liability resulting from the German Product Liability Act is not affected by this.

The copyright of all contents on this web site created by Pepperl+Fuchs is exclusively reserved for Pepperl+Fuchs. It is prohibited to copy or otherwise use these contents, especially information, graphics or sounds, in any form without the written consent of Pepperl+Fuchs.

Pepperl+Fuchs does not intentionally infringe copyrights of third parties. However, Pepperl+Fuchs cannot generally guarantee that copyrights of third parties are not infringed. Apart from that, please note that third party’s web pages on to which this web site links may be protected by copyrights.

Pepperl+Fuchs owns especially the trademarks Pepperl+Fuchs, Visolux, VariKont®, Pulscon and Barcon. Without the written consent of Pepperl+Fuchs, its trademarks cannot be used.


Privacy Policy

1. Usually, the Website can be visited without having to give personal data. The Company collects processes or uses personal data only as far as the user reveals it and if it is necessary for the constitution, organization in content or the alteration of a contract.

2. This Website does not collect personally identifiable information when you browse this Web site and request pages from our servers unless you voluntarily and knowingly provide it to the Company (information requests, entering into agreements with the Company, etc.). This means that the Company will not know your name, your email address, or any other personally identifiable information just because you browse the Web site. The Company stores IP-addresses, dates of the Website visit, the browser used and the web page you visited before the Website.

3. The Company will send personally identifiable information about you to third parties in the following limited circumstances:

  • You consent to share such information.
  • Information to its subsidiaries, affiliated companies or other trusted businesses or persons for the purpose of processing personal information on its behalf. We require that these parties agree to process such information based on our instructions and in compliance with this Privacy Policy and any other appropriate confidentiality and security measures.

We have a good faith belief that access, use, preservation or disclosure of such information is reasonably necessary to
(a) satisfy any applicable law, regulation, legal process or enforceable governmental request,
(b) enforce the provisions stated in our Legal Statement, including investigation of potential violations thereof,
(c) detect, prevent, or otherwise address fraud, security or technical issues, or
(d) protect against imminent harm to the rights, property or safety of the Company or the public as required or permitted by law.

4. The Web site uses "cookie" technology. "Cookies" are encrypted strings of text that a Web site stores on a user's computer.
The types of Cookies that we use are referred to as "Session Cookies” and/or “Persistent Cookies”.
Session Cookies are temporary and are automatically deleted once the session ends.
Persistent Cookies remain on your computer hard drive until you delete them or are otherwise removed upon expiration.
We do not use Cookies to ascertain any personally identifiable information about you apart from what you voluntarily provide us in your dealings with the Company. Cookies do not corrupt or damage your computer, programs, or computer files and you are free to remove them.

We use Session-Cookies to store information which enables us to improve your experience with our Website. You may set your browser to reject Cookies (consult the instructions for your particular browser on how to do this).

If your bowser rejects cookies some functionalities on the our Website will not work or not work as expected.

5. This website uses Google Analytics, a web analytics service provided by Google, Inc. (“Google”). Google Analytics uses “cookies”, which are text files placed on your computer, to help the website analyze how users use the site. The information generated by the cookie about your use of the website (including your IP address) will be transmitted to and stored by Google on servers in the United States. 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. 
Google will not associate your IP address with any other data held by Google. 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. 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 or by clicking following link, which will set an opt-out-cookie to prevent Google's collection and use of data for now and in future: Prevent tracking of Google Analytics.

Please find further information on Google Analytics Terms of Service & Privacy at Please note that on this website, Google Analytics code is supplemented by “gat._anonymizeIp();” ensuring an anonymized collection of IP addresses (so called IP-masking).

6. The Company reserves the right to change this privacy statement following the terms and conditions set forth in the Terms of Use.
All changes will be made here so that you will always know what information we gather, how we might use that information and whether we will disclose it to anyone.


Additional Data Protection Information Regarding the Electronic Newsletter

If you would like to subscribe to our newsletter, you will need to provide us with details of your first name and last name, as well as an email address to which we can send the newsletter.

By providing your email address, you consent to us using this address to send you the newsletter, to keep you up to date with the latest news from Pepperl+Fuchs.

In addition, on opening the first, automatically generated confirmation email regarding the delivery of the electronic newsletter, and every subsequent newsletter email, the following information is sent to us:

  • Details of how often an article has been read (without conclusions being drawn about individual persons)
  • Date of registration and whether subscribers have unsubscribed from the newsletter, if applicable
  • Any returns, if applicable (e.g. if an email account is not available or the inbox is full)

We use this data to manage the way in which we send the newsletter, and only evaluate the data for statistical purposes, so that we can continue to optimize the services we offer. By subscribing to the newsletter, you agree to this data being used. Your information will not be used for any other purpose, and in particular will not be passed on to third parties.

As you would expect, you are free to unsubscribe from the newsletter at any time and revoke the consent granted for future instances. To do so, please click on the corresponding button in the newsletter sent.