The operators of this website take the privacy of your personal data very seriously. We treat your personal data as confidential and in accordance with the statutory data privacy regulations and this data privacy statement.
The use of our website is usually possible without providing personal data. Personal data, such as names, addresses or email addresses are always provided on a voluntary basis if possible. Those data will not be passed on to third parties without your explicit permission.
However, we would like to point out that data transmission via internet (e.g. e-mail communication) cannot be entirely secure and may have security vulnerabilities. Complete protection of personal details against unauthorised access by third parties is not possible.
To some extent, these websites make use of so-called cookies. Cookies do not inflict any damage on your computer and do not contain any viruses. The purpose of cookies is to make our online services more user-friendly, effective and safe. Cookies are small text files that are stored on your computer and saved by your browser.
Most of the cookies used by us are so-called “session cookies”. They are deleted again automatically after the end of your website visit. Other cookies remain stored on your terminal device until you delete them. These cookies enable us to recognise your browser on your next visit to our website.
You are able to adjust the settings of your browser in such a way that you are informed regarding the creation of cookies and permit such cookies only in individual cases, rule out the acceptance of cookies in certain events or in general and activate the automatic deletion of cookies whenever you close the browser. If cookies are deactivated, the functionality of this website may be restricted.
Server Log Files
The provider of this website automatically collects and stores information in so-called server log files, which your browser automatically transmits to us. These refer to:
- Browser type/ version
- Operating system used
- Referrer URL
- Host name of the accessing computer
- Time of the server request
It is not possible to attribute these data to any specific person. Nor will these data be collated with other data sources. We reserve the right to subsequently review this data if we become aware of any specific indications of illegal use.
If you send us inquiries via the contact form, we shall save your information provided in the inquiry form, including your contact data stated therein, for purposes of processing the inquiry and in the event of additional questions. We shall not pass on these data without your consent.
If you wish to subscribe to the newsletter offered on this website, we shall require an email address and information from you, which allows us to ensure that you are the owner of the indicated email address and agree with receiving the newsletter. Further data shall not be stored. We shall use these data exclusively for sending the requested information and not pass them on to any third party.
You shall be entitled, at any time, to revoke the provided consent of our storage of your data, email address and their utilisation for distribution of our newsletter via the link “Unsubscribe” in the newsletter.
Information, deletion, blocking
You shall be entitled, at any time, to receive information free of charge on any data stored relating to you personally as well as on their origin, their recipient and the purpose of data processing. You shall also be entitled to claim the correction, blocking or deletion of such data. For further questions about this as well as general questions about the person-related data, you may contact us at any time under the contact details displayed in the Legal Notice.
Objection to advertisement emails
The use of contact data published in the context of the legal notice/disclaimer shall not be exploited for purposes of transmitting advertising information and information materials not explicitly solicited. The operators of this website reserve the right to take legal measures in case of being sent unsolicited advertising information, e.g. spam emails etc.
Data privacy statement relating to the use of Google Analytics
This website uses Google Analytics, a web analysis service of Google Inc., 1600 Amphitheatre Parkway Mountain View, CA 94043, USA (“Google”). Google Analytics uses so-called “cookies”, text files that are stored on your computer and that permit an analysis of your utilisation of the website. The information generated by the cookie regarding your use of this website is normally transferred to a Google server in the USA and stored there. If IP anonymisation is activated on this website, your IP address will be shortened beforehand within the member states of the European Union or other contractual states of the Treaty on the European Economic Area. Only in exceptional cases is the complete IP address transferred to a Google server in the USA and abbreviated there. At the behest of the operator of this website, Google will use this information to evaluate your use of the website, for the purpose of compiling reports on the website activities and for that of providing the website operator with further services associated with use of the website and the Internet. Google will not associate the IP address communicated by your browser under the Google Analytics system with other data belonging to Google.
You may prevent the installation of cookies by adjusting the settings of your browser; however, if you do so, you may be unable to use all features of this website. You can prevent Google Analytics from recording data by clicking on the following link. This has the result of installing an opt-out cookie that prevents the future recording of your data during visits to this website: Deactivate Google Analytics
You can find further information on the conditions of use and data protection at https://www.google.com/analytics/terms/gb.html or https://www.google.de/intl/en-GB/policies/. We advise you that, on this website, Google Analytics has been extended with the code “ga(‘set’, ‘anonymizeIp’, true);”so as to guarantee the anonymous recording of IP addresses (so-called IP Masking).