The operators of these pages take the protection of your personal data very seriously. We treat your personal data confidentially and in accordance with statutory data protection provisions and this Privacy Statement.
As a rule, it is possible to use our website without having to provide any personal data. As far as personal data (e.g. names, addresses and email addresses) is collected on our pages, this is always carried out on a voluntary basis wherever possible. This data will not be passed on to third parties without your explicit consent.
We would like to point out that data transmission in the Internet (e.g. when communicating via email) may be subject to security gaps. It is impossible to completely protect data from third-party access.
Some of our Internet pages use so-called cookies. Cookies neither damage your computer nor contain viruses. Cookies serve to render our services more user-friendly, effective and secure. Cookies are small text files that are stored on your computer and saved by your browser.
Most of the cookies we use are so-called “session cookies”. These are automatically deleted at the end of your visit. Other cookies remain stored on your end device until you delete them. These cookies allow us to recognise your browser the next time you visit.
You can set your browser to inform you when cookies are set and to only allow cookies on a case-by-case basis, to rule out the acceptance of cookies in specific cases or in general, or to activate automatic cookie deletion when your browser is closed. However, if cookies are deactivated, the functionality of this website may be restricted.
Server Log Files
The provider of these pages automatically collects and stores information in so-called server log files which your browser then automatically transmits to us. This includes:
• Browser type / browser version
• Operating system used
• Referrer URL
• Hostname of the accessing computer
• Time of the server request
This data is neither assignable to specific individuals nor is it consolidated with data from any other data sources. We reserve the right to check this data in arrears, if we gain knowledge of specific evidence pointing to an illegal usage.
If you send us an enquiry via our Contact Form, we will store the details provided in this enquiry form, including the contact details specified, for the purpose of processing your enquiry and any ensuing questions. This data will not be passed on without your consent.
If you would like to subscribe to the Newsletter offered on this website, we need you to supply us with an email address as well as with information that allows us to verify that you are the owner of the email address stated − and that you agree to receiving this Newsletter. No additional data will be collected. This data is exclusively used for sending you the requested information. It will not be passed on to any third parties.
This website uses functions provided by the Google Analytics web analysis service. The respective provider is Google Inc. 1600 Amphitheatre Parkway Mountain View, CA 94043, USA. Google Analytics use so-called “cookies”. These are text files which are stored on your computer and enable an analysis of your usage of this website to be carried out. As a rule, the information generated by the cookie on your usage of this website is transferred to a Google server in the USA where it is accordingly stored.
However, should IP anonymisation be activated on this website, your IP address will be shortened by Google within the Member States of the European Union and any other signatory state to the Agreement on the European Economic Area prior to such transfer. Only in exceptional cases will the full IP address be transferred to a Google server in the USA and shortened there. On behalf of the operator of this website, Google will use this information to evaluate your usage of this website, to compile reports on website activity and to provide further services to the website operator in connection with the usage of this website and the Internet. The IP address transmitted by your browser in connection with Google Analytics is not merged with any other data from Google.
Right of Access, Erasure, Blocking
You have the right to receive information at any time and free of charge on the data stored on your person, the origin of this data and its recipients as well as on the purpose of the respective data processing. You also have the right to have this data rectified, blocked or erased. To this end − and for any further questions regarding personal data − please feel free to contact us at any time at the address stated in our Imprint.
Objection to Advertising Mails
We hereby explicitly object to the use of the contact details published in connection with our obligation to provide an Imprint for sending us advertising or any other informational materials that we have not expressly requested. The operators of this website expressly reserve the right to take legal action in the event that we be sent unsolicited advertising information, e.g. via spam emails.