Privacy Policy

maxon motor ag safeguards your privacy and personal data. Read this Privacy Policy to learn which data is processed by maxon motor ag, Brünigstrasse 220, CH-6072 Sachseln on the website

Scope of use

We process your personal information only if you contact us via the online form. By contacting us through the form, you consent to our sending you news and information about the website and related products (e.g. in a newsletter). We will not disclose any personal data to third parties unless required to do so under applicable law.


Our website uses cookies – small text files stored in your browser – to analyze traffic, in particular the number of visitors and searches leading to our site. The cookies cannot be used to identify individual users or to perform a user-based evaluation. 

You can use our website regardless whether your browser settings permit the storage of cookies or not. Please consult your browser's online help feature to learn how you may disable or reject the storage of cookies permanently, temporarily, or on a case-by-case basis.

The cookie used on this site was programmed by etracker GmbH and does not pose a security risk for your computer. No personal or security-relevant data will be stored. The information stored in the cookie can only be retrieved by etracker GmbH, never by third parties. The cookie of etracker GmbH is used exclusively for the statistical evaluation of visits to the website of maxon motor ag. The permanent deactivation of statistical evaluation as described under “access data” also uses a cookie by etracker GmbH. Such cookies can always be removed manually. However, if this cookie is removed, your personal settings will be lost.


Our website uses Google Analytics, a web analysis service by Google Inc. ( Google Analytics uses cookies for analyzing of the usage of our website by you. The information generated by these cookies on your use of our website is usually transmitted to and stored on a Google server in the USA. If the IP anonymization feature on this website is activated, prior to transmission Google will truncate your IP address within a member state of the EU or other party to the treaty about the European Economic Area.

Only in exceptional cases will the full IP address be transmitted to a Google server in the USA and truncated there. Google will utilize this information to evaluate your use of the website, to compile reports about website activity and provide other services in conjunction with the usage of our website and the Internet. Google may disclose such data to third parties if required to do so under applicable law or if such third parties are contracted to process the data on behalf of Google. The IP address transmitted by your browser for Google Analytics is not used in conjunction with other Google data. You may prevent the capture and transfer to Google of data (incl. your IP address) generated by the cookies and related to your use of the website by downloading and installing the browser plugin available under the following link (

By using this website you agree to Google's processing of data about you by the means and for the purposes described above.

Analysis of site visits

We do not process any personal data in conjunction with the analysis of visits to our website. We are unable to identify individual users.

Data security

We take all reasonable technical and organizational precautions to protect personal data against loss, destruction, manipulation and unauthorized access.

Right to information and deletion; unsubscribing from the newsletter

For all inquiries regarding stored personal data as well as its correction or deletion, please send an e-mail to We reserve the right to request a proof of your identity. If we send you information via e-mail (e.g. the newsletter), then you have the option of clicking on a link to have us refrain from sending any further e-mails.


By using our website, you agree to the terms and conditions of this Privacy Policy and authorize us to process your personal data as described here for the above purposes.

We reserve the right to change the terms and conditions of this Privacy Policy at any time. Any changes will be announced by a notice on the website.

June 2016, maxon motor ag, Sachseln