Data protection

We are pleased about your interest in our Company and that you have taken the time to visit our website. When you make use of our website, protecting your data and safeguarding your personal information is a priority. We would like to take a moment to let you know what kind of personal information we collect when you visit our website and for what purposes it is used.

You can review, download and print this Privacy Statement online at any time by visiting Changes in the law or changes within our corporate policies may require that we adjust our Privacy Statement accordingly.

This Privacy Statement applies to the content of websites owned by Terex Corporation, 200 Nyala Farm Road, Westport, CT USA ( hereinafter: TEREX)

1. What is personal data?
Personal data refers to information that can be used to learn more about you as a person and your current circumstances (e.g. name, address, telephone number, date of birth or e-mail address).

2. What kind of personal data do we collect and process?
You can visit much of our website without having to provide any personal data.

2.1. Website
We only process and use personal data if it is necessary for operating our website and providing you the services offered on our website.

When you access and use our website, we only collect the personal data that your browser automatically transmits to our server (IP address, date and time of access, name and URL of the retrieved file, website from which access is made, the used browser and, if applicable, the operating system of your computer as well as the name of your access provider). This information is temporarily stored in a so-called log file. The following information is recorded without your intervention and stored until it is automatically deleted.

The legal basis for processing the above referenced data is Art. 6 para. 1 GDPR as it is necessary for the provision of our services and protects a legitimate interest of our Company.

2.2. Contact Information Form
If you complete a contact information form that we offer on one of our Terex Corporation websites, we will ask for your

Company name,
Your e-mail address,
Phone number (optional) and

You may choose to provide us with this information or decline to do so. However, without these details, we may not be able to fulfill your request. Any other information you wish to provide on the contact form is at your discretion.

This data processing is based on Art. 6 para. 1 b), Art. 6 para. 1 f) GDPR.

2.3. E-mail request
If you send us an e-mail, the personal data you provide will be used only in our correspondence with you. We will ask for your consent before using personal information for other purposes.  The only processed data category is e-mail address. The legal basis for processing is Art. 6 para. 1 b) GDPR.

We will store your information until such time as we fulfil your request.  Thereafter your personal data will be erased, unless otherwise required by law.

2.4. Newsletter
On our website you have the opportunity to register for our newsletter using your email address.  You can tell us your name, but you do not have to. If you tell us your name, we will use it to contact you personally.

The legal basis for collecting, storing and processing your personal data is freely given consent according to Art. 6 para. 1 a) GDPR. If you have given your consent, you will receive our newsletter.

Your e-mail address will be stored for as long as you have subscribed to our newsletter. After you unsubscribe from the newsletter, your e-mail address and any other personal data you have provided will be deleted unless otherwise required by law.

You can unsubscribe from the newsletter by clicking on the following link at the end of the newsletter:

2.5. Brochure Order
If you would like to order current brochures and advertising material about Fuchs and our products, beside your consent, we require your name, company name, address, email and phone number in order to be able to send you the personalized brochure.

You can also enter an individual message in the message box. It is your free decision whether you provide us with this data. However, we cannot send you the brochure without this information. When using the order form, your personal data will not be transferred to third parties. Your data will be stored until you unsubscribe from the brochure order. To unsubscribe, please contact info.terex-fuchs(at)
The legal basis for the processing of the data after registration for the brochures is Art. 6 para. 1 a) GDPR.

3. What do we use your personal data for?
We use your personal data solely to provide you with an extensive range of services through our website, or - if you used our contact information form or if you sent us an e-mail - to respond to your request.

We do not use your personal data for any other purposes.

4. Where is your personal data transferred?
The Terex website is hosted in the United States.  If you are a user accessing this website from the European Union or any other region, please be advised   that through your use of this website, your personal data might be transferred to the United States.

5. Anonymous usage data
We do not create personal user profiles. We only store personal data in an anonymous form on our servers. This data allows us to provide a variety of services, or will be used for evaluation purposes. Only general information is logged, such as at the time content was retrieved from our pages or which pages are visited most frequently.

6.  Use of cookies
We make use of "cookies" (small text files with configuration information) to determine how often our website is used and the number of users visiting our website.

This usage data does not allow us to draw any conclusions about the particular user. None of the anonymously collected usage data is combined with your personal data described in Section 2 of this Privacy Statement.

Most browsers are preset so that cookies are accepted automatically. However, you do have the option to deactivate cookies or to set your browser so that you are notified before cookies are stored. In some cases, users who do not accept cookies may not be able to access certain areas of our website.

We may collect the following information as a result of visiting our Website:

  • Personal contact and company information,
  • Language settings
  • Communication preferences (such as email opt-in),
  • Information about Websites visits,
  • Transactional information.

The legal basis for the processing of personal data using cookies lies in Art. 6 para. 1 f) GDPR. You may have consented to the use of cookies on the basis of a cookie banner from our website. In that case, the legal basis for the use of cookies additionally lies in  Art. 6 para. 1 a) GDPR.

7. Pardot/Salesforce
Pardot is the maker of a web marketing automation suite. We use Pardot’s suite to gather information about visitors to our website. Personal information is stored in Pardot/Salesforce when our visitors complete forms such as when they subscribe to receive email communications from us. Pardot gathers non-personal information such as IP address, operating system, web browser, and web pages visited.

For further information please visit

8.  Google Analytics
Our website uses Google Analytics, a web analysis service provided by Google Ireland Limited, Gordon House, Barrow Street, Dublin 4, Irland ("Google"). Google Analytics uses "cookies," text files that are stored on your computer and that make it possible to analyze how you use the website. The information generated from cookies about how you use the website (including your IP address) is transferred to and stored on a Google server in the United States. Google analyzes the information that it collects in order to prepare reports about website activities for website operators and to provide services associated with website and Internet usage. In addition, Google may transfer this information to third parties if it is required to do so by law, or if third parties process this data on Google's behalf. Under no circumstances does Google connect your IP address with any other Google data. You can prevent cookies from being installed by setting your browser software accordingly. However, if you choose to do this you may not be able to fully utilize some of the functions on our website. By using our website you consent to having Google process the data collected about you in the manner and for the purposes described above. At any time, you have the option to withdraw your consent. For more information, visit Google Analytics added the code "gat._anonymizeIp();" to the UK Terex websites to guarantee that IP addresses are anonymized.

You can also prevent the collection of data by Google Analytics by clicking the following link.

Disable Google Analytics


9. Integration of Google Maps
On this website, we use the offer of Google Maps. Therefore, we are able to display interactive maps directly on the website and you can easily use the map function.
By visiting the website, Google receives the information that you have accessed the corresponding subpage of our website. In addition, the data specified in § 3 of this declaration will be transmitted. This is regardless of whether you are logged in to your Google account or whether no user account exists. If you are logged in to Google, your information will be directly assigned to your account. If you do not want to be assigned to your profile on Google, you must log out before activating the button. Google stores your data as usage profiles and uses them for purposes of advertising, market research and/or demand-oriented design of its website. Such evaluation takes place in particular (even for unlogged users) to provide demand-oriented advertising and to inform other users of the Google network about your activities on our website. You have the right to object to the creation of these user profiles, whereby you must contact Google to exercise this right.
For more information about the purpose and scope of the collection of personal data and its processing by the plug-in provider, please refer to the provider's privacy policy. There you will also find further information about your rights in this respect and setting options for the protection of your privacy: Google also processes your personal data in the USA and has submitted to the EU-US Privacy Shield,

Google AdWords
Our website uses Google AdWords. Google AdWords is a service for Internet advertising that allows the advertiser to place ads in Google search engine results and the Google advertising network. Google AdWords allows an advertiser to pre-define specific keywords with the help of which an ad on Google's search results only then displayed, when the user utilizes the search engine to retrieve a keyword-relevant search result. In the Google Advertising Network, the ads are distributed on relevant web pages using an automatic algorithm, taking into account the previously defined keywords.

The operating company of Google AdWords is Google Ireland Limited, Gordon House, Barrow Street, Dublin 4, Irland.

The purpose of Google AdWords is the promotion of our website by the inclusion of relevant advertising on the websites of third parties and in the search engine results of the search engine Google and an insertion of third-party advertising on our website.

The data subject has a possibility of objecting to the interest based advertisement of Google. Therefore, the data subject must access from each of the browsers in use the link and set the desired settings.

Further information and the applicable data protection provisions of Google may be retrieved under

10. Social Plug-Ins (Facebook, Twitter und Youtube)
Social plug-ins may collect your personal data, transfer them to the respective service and link them to the respective service of you when visiting our website.

Terex itself does not collect any personal data via social plug-ins and their utilizing. In order to prevent data from being transferred to service providers in the USA without the user's knowledge, we have used the so-called Shariff solution on our website. This means that social plug-ins are initially only integrated as graphics on the website. These graphics contain a link to the website of the corresponding provider of the plug-in. Only when clicking on one of the graphics, you will be forwarded to the service of the respective provider. This solution ensures that personal data is not automatically transferred to the providers of the respective social plug-ins when you visit our website. If you click on one of the graphics of the social plug-ins, data may be transferred to and stored by the respective service provider. So, if you do not click on any of the graphics, your data will not be transferred to the respective provider of the Social Plug-In.

By clicking on a social plug-in, the respective service provider receives information about your visit  at the corresponding page of our online offer. Please note that you do neither need to have a user account with the service in question, nor are you already logged in there. However, if you already have a user account with the relevant service provider and if you are already logged in to this account while visiting our website, the data collected by the Social Plug-In will be assigned directly to your account. If you do not want to be assigned to your profile with the service provider, you shall log out of your user account before clicking on one of the social plug-ins.

Please note that Terex has no influence on whether and to what extent the respective service providers collect personal data. We are not aware of the scope, purpose and storage periods of the respective data collection. However, we would like to point out that it must be assumed that at least the IP address and device-related information is used and collected via social plug-ins. It is also possible that the respective service providers use cookies.

The scope and purpose of the data collection by the respective service as well as the further processing and use of your data can be found within the data protection information given on the website of the respective service. There you will also receive further information about your corresponding data protection rights and setting options for the protection of your privacy.
Facebook Inc., 1601 S California Ave, Palo Alto, California 94304, USA

b)    Twitter Inc., 1355 Market St, Suite 900, San Francisco, California 94103, USA

c)    YouTube, 1600 Amphitheater Parkway, Mountain View, California 94043, USA

We have a legitimate interest in the aforementioned data processing and the purposes pursued with it. The legal basis for this is Art. 6 para. 1. f) GDPR.

11. Xing- Plug-Ins
We would also like to inform you about the processing of personal data via the function of the "XING button" implemented on this website. When you access this website, a short-term connection is established via your browser to servers of XING AG (hereinafter "XING") which enables the provision of the "XING button" functions. XING does not store any personal data about you when you access this website. In particular, XING does not store any IP addresses. Also an evaluation of your usage behavior via the use of cookies in connection with the "XING Share Button" does not take place. The latest data protection information on the "XING Share Button" and additional information can be accessed on the following website: und

We have a legitimate interest in the aforementioned data processing and the purposes pursued with it. The legal basis for this is Art. 6 para. 1. f) GDPR.

12. Technical and organizational measures in order to protect personal data stored on our website
You can rest assured that any personal information you entrust to us via our website or in your e-mail correspondence with us is safe. We undertake all reasonable commercial efforts to protect your privacy and your personal information.

We take commercially appropriate technical and organizational security measures to prevent any loss or misuse of the personal data that we store. We review these measures regularly and keep them up-to-date with advances in technology.

Because of the structure of the Internet it is possible that data protection rules and the safety precautions described above may not be observed by other individuals or institutions outside of our control. Data provided in unencrypted form - even if such is sent by e-mail - may be read by third parties. We have no technical influence over this. It is the user's responsibility to assure that the data provided is protected against misuse either by encryption or in another form.

13. Hyperlinks to third-party websites
We have hyperlinks on our web pages that link to websites of other service providers. If you activate these hyperlinks, you will be directed from our website to the website of the other service provider. You will recognize this by the change in the URL address.

We cannot be held responsible for assuring that your personal data is treated with same degree of confidentiality by these third parties. It is beyond our control whether or not these companies adhere to data protection regulations. This applies in particular to

14.  Use of service providers for the processing of personal data / processing of data in countries outside the European Economic Area
If we use service providers to provide services and to process your data relating to our services and products, these service providers process the data exclusively in accordance with our instructions and have been obliged to comply with the applicable data protection regulations. All contractors have been carefully selected and will only have access to your data to the extent and for the time required to provide the services or to the extent to which you have consented to the processing and use of your data.

Service providers in countries such as the USA or in countries outside the European Economic Area are subject to data protection that does not generally protect personal data to the same extent as is the case in the member states of the European Union. If your data are processed in a country that does not have a recognized high level of data protection such as the European Union, we use contractual regulations or other recognized instruments to ensure that your personal data are adequately protected. The personal data completed, including by means of providing a supplementary statement.

15. Your Rights as a Data Subject
If your personal data are processed, you are a data subject within the meaning of the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) and the following rights apply to you: Right of Access.

You can request information about your personal data that is processed by us.

In particular, you may obtain information about the purposes of processing, the categories of personal data, the categories of recipients to whom your data has been or will be disclosed, the planned storage period, the existence of a right to correction, deletion, restriction of processing or objection, the right to lodge a complaint with a supervisory authority, the origin of your data, if not collected from us, transfer to third countries or international organizations, and the existence of automated decision-making, including profiling and, where applicable, meaningful information about the logic involved.

Right to Rectification. You can immediately demand the correction of incorrect or incomplete personal data stored with us.

Right to Erasure. You may request the deletion of your personal data stored by us, provided that the processing is not necessary to exercise the right to freedom of expression and information, to fulfil a legal obligation, for reasons of public interest or to assert, exercise or defend legal claims.

Right to Restriction of Processing. You can request the restriction of the processing of your personal data if you contest the accuracy of the data, if the processing is unlawful and if we no longer need the data but you need the data to establish, exercise or defend legal claims.

Right to Data Portability. You may request that the personal data you have given to us are provided to you in a structured, current and machine-readable format or you may request that it be transmitted to another party.

You can withdraw your consent at any time. As a consequence, we will no longer be allowed to continue processing your data without obtaining your consent in the future.

You have the right to complain to a supervisory authority. You can contact the supervisory authority of your residence, place of work or our Company headquarters.

You can exercise these rights by contacting the Terex Internal Data Protection Officer.

16. Right to Object
You have the right to object to the processing of your personal data pursuant to Art. 21 GDPR, provided that there are reasons arising from your particular situation.

Please send your objection to the Terex Internal Data Protection Officer.

17. Disclosure about the personal data we store/deletion
We only store the personal details that you provided for the length of time permitted by law.

Upon request, we would be happy to disclose to you which of your personal details we have on file. If, despite our attempts to store correct and up-to-date information, the personal data we have on file is incorrect, we will take steps to correct it immediately. Should you request that we delete the personal data we have stored, once we receive your request we will delete this data immediately. If it is not possible to delete this information for legal reasons, we will block the data where required by law. However, keep in mind that if your personal data is deleted, we will be unable to continue offering the services described herein unless you request services as a later date. In any of these cases, please contact the Terex Internal Data Protection Officer.

18. Data Protection Officers
If you have any questions or concerns pertaining to this Privacy Statement, please contact our Data Protection Officers directly:

Gabrielle Tilley
Terex Internal Data Protection Officer
Terex Corporation
200 Nyala Farm Road
Westport, CT 06880 USA
T: +1 203 221-5417
E: gabrielle.tilley(at)


Herr Rechtsanwalt Dr. Karsten Kinast, LL.M.
KINAST Rechtsanwaltsgesellschaft mbH
Hohenzollernring 54
50672 Köln, Germany
Tel.: +49 221 222183-0
E-Mail: mail(at)


If you have questions or concerns pertaining to the data security practices at Terex Corporation, please contact our Director of Information Security directly:

Ralph Carey
Director of Information Security
Terex Corporation
200 Nyala Farm Road
Westport, CT 06880 USA
T: +1 203 722-1805
E: ralph.carey(at)