Data Protection Declaration

Data Protection

The operators of this site are very serious about protecting your personal data. We treat your personal data as confidential and in accordance with the legal data protection regulations as well as this data protection declaration.

In general, it is possible to use our website without providing personal data. If personal data (such as name, address or email address) are elicited on our site, this is always done on a voluntary basis to the extent possible, for the purpose of processing your enquiries. These data are not disclosed to third parties without your express consent.

We draw your attention to the fact that data transmission on the Internet (e.g., when communicating via email) may be subject to security breaches. Complete protection of data from access by third parties is not possible.

 

Contact Form

If you send us enquiries via the contact form, your data from the enquiry form, including the contact data you provide there, will be stored by us for the purpose of processing your enquiry and for possible follow-up questions. These data will not be disclosed to anyone without your consent.

Disclosure, Deletion, Blocking

You have the right to get information free of charge at any time regarding the personal data stored about you, their origin and recipient and the purpose of the data processing. You also have a right to the correction, blocking or deletion of these data. Regarding these and other issues related to personal data, you can contact us at any time at the address listed in the imprint.

Server Log Files

The provider of this site automatically collects and stores information in so-called server log files, which your browser automatically transmits to us. These are:

  • Browser type/ browser version
  • Operating system in use
  • Referring URL
  • Host name of accessing computer
  • Time of server request

These data cannot be assigned to specific persons. There is no aggregation of these data with other sources of data. We reserve the right to check these data retroactively if we become aware of specific indications of illegal usage.

 

Objection to Advertising Emails

We herewith explicitly object to the use of our contact data published as part of the obligation to publish a legal notice for sending us unsolicited advertisements and information material. The operators of this site expressly reserve the right to take legal action if unsolicited advertisements are sent, for example via spam emails.

Cookies

Some Internet sites use so-called cookies. Cookies do not damage your computer and do not contain any viruses. Cookies serve to make our website more user-friendly, more effective and more secure. Cookies are small text files that are stored on your computer and by your browser.

Most of the cookies we use are so-called “session cookies”. They are automatically deleted after the end of your visit. Other cookies remain stored on your device until you delete them. These cookies enable us to recognise your browser again during your next visit.

You can set your browser such that you are informed about cookies being stored and you can allow cookies only in individual cases; you can exclude the acceptance of cookies for certain cases or in general, and you can activate the automatic deletion of cookies when you close your browser. If you deactivate cookies, the functionality of this website may be limited.

 

Data Protection Declaration for the Use of Piwik

This website uses the Open Source web analysis service Piwik. Piwik uses so-called “Cookies”. These are text files that are stored on your computer and that allow analysing how you use the website. For this purpose, the information generated by the cookie regarding the use of this website is stored on our server. The IP address is anonymised prior to this storage.

The information generated by the cookie regarding the use of this website is not disclosed to third parties. You can prevent the storage of cookies by setting your browser software accordingly; however, please note that you might not be able to use all the functions of this website to the fullest extent if you do so.

If you do not consent to the storage and usage of your data, you can deactivate the storage and usage here. If you do so, an opt-out cookie will be stored in your browser that prevents Piwik from storing user data. If you delete your cookies, the Piwik opt-out cookie will be deleted as well. You will have to reactivate the opt-out when you visit our site again.

Piwik Tracking