Data privacy statement

Data protection
The operator of this website takes the protection of your personal data very seriously. We treat your personal data as confidential and comply with the applicable legal data protection regulations as well as this data privacy statement.

Using our website is generally possible without providing personal data. To the extent that personal data (such as your name, address, or e-mail address) is collected on our website, this is on a voluntary basis wherever possible. These data are not disseminated to third parties without your express consent.

Please note that data transmission over the internet (e.g. e-mail communication) may be subject to security vulnerabilities. Complete protection of data against access by third parties is not possible.

 

Data privacy statement for the use of Google Analytics

This website uses functions of the Google Analytics web analysis service. The provider is Google Inc. 1600 Amphitheatre Parkway Mountain View, CA 94043, USA. Google Analytics uses what are known as cookies. These are text files stored on your computer for the purpose of analysing the way you use the website. The information generated by the cookies regarding your use of this website is generally transmitted to a Google server in the USA where it is stored.

If IP anonymization is activated on this website, your IP address within member states of the European Union or other states in the European Economic Area is first shortened by Google. Only in exceptional cases is the full IP address transferred to a Google server in the USA and shortened there. By order of the website operator, Google will use this information in order to analyse your use of the website, compile reports on website activities for the website operator and provide additional services related to the use of the website and the internet.         The IP address transferred by your browser in the context of Google Analytics is not combined with other data by Google.

You can prevent the storage of cookies by changing your browser settings accordingly. However, please note that you may not be able to fully utilise all functions of this website in that case. Furthermore, you can prevent the capture of data (including your IP address) generated by the cookie and related to your use of the website by Google as well as the processing of these data by Google by downloading and installing the browser plug-in available under the following link: http://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout?hl=de

 

Information, deletion, blocking

You have a right to obtain information free of charge at any time regarding your stored personal data, their origins, recipients and the purpose of data processing, and a right to the correction, blocking or deletion of said data. If you have further questions about this and about the topic of personal data, you may contact us at any time at the address found in the legal notice.

Cookies

Some of the websites use what are called cookies. Cookies do not cause any damage on your computer and do not contain viruses. The purpose of cookies is to make our offering more user-friendly, more effective and safer. Cookies are small text files stored on your computer and saved by your browser.

Most of the cookies used by us are of the type called session cookies. They are deleted automatically after the end of your visit. Other cookies remain stored on your device until you delete them. These cookies allow us to identify your browser the next time you visit us.

You can configure your browser to inform you when cookies are set and to only permit cookies on a case-by-case basis, to exclude the acceptance of cookies in certain cases or in general, and to activate the automatic deletion of cookies when the browser is closed. If you choose to deactivate cookies, the functionality of our website may be restricted.

Server log files

The website provider automatically collects and stores information, automatically transmitted to us by your browser, in what are called server log files. This includes:

  • Browser type/browser version
  • Operating system used
  • Referrer URL
  • Host name of the accessing computer
  • Time of the server request

These data cannot be assigned to a specific person. The data are not combined with other data sources. We reserve the right to review these data subsequently if concrete indications of illegal use become known to us.

Contact form

When you submit enquiries to us using the contact form, your information from the contact form including the contact information provided by you there is stored by us for the purpose of processing the enquiry and for possible follow-up questions. We do not disseminate these data without your consent.

Objection to promotional mailings

We hereby expressly object to the use of our mandatory published contact information by third parties to send out advertising and information materials we have not expressly requested. The operators of the website expressly reserve the right to take appropriate legal action in case of the transmission of unsolicited advertising information, e.g. spam e-mail.