Data privacy statement

Data protection

The operator of these pages takes the protection of your personal data very seriously. We handle your personal data confidentially and according to statutory data protection requirements and this data privacy statement.

Use of our website is normally possible without providing personal data. Insofar as personal data is collected on our pages (such as name, address or email address), this always takes place on a voluntary basis, insofar as possible. This data is not transferred to third parties without your express consent.

Bear in mind that data transmission via the internet (e.g. in communication via email) can entail security loopholes. Total protection of data from third-party access is not possible.

Data privacy statement for use of Google Analytics

This website uses functions of the web analysis service Google Analytics. The provider is Google Inc. 1600 Amphitheatre Parkway Mountain View, CA 94043, USA. Google Analytics uses so-called “cookies”. These are text files which are stored on your computer and which make possible an analysis of your usage of the website. The information about your usage of this website generated by the cookie is normally transmitted to a Google server in the USA and stored there.

However, in the event that IP anonymisation is activated on this website, your IP address is truncated beforehand within States party to the Agreement on the European Economic Area. The full IP address is only sent to a Google server in the USA and truncated there in exceptional cases. Google will use this information to evaluate your usage of the website on behalf of the operator of this website, to compile reports about the website activities for the website operator and to perform further services associated with the website usage and the Internet usage for the website operator. The IP address transmitted by your browser in the scope of Google Analytics is not associated with other data by Google.

The storage of the cookies can be prevented using a corresponding setting of your browser software; however, we point out that you cannot use all functions of this website to their full extent in this case. You can also prevent collection of the data generated by the cookie based on your use of the website (including IP address) and transmission to Google and processing of said 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 always have the right to receive information about your stored personal data, its origin and recipients and the purpose of data processing, as well as a right to reporting, blocking or deletion of this data, free of charge. For this purpose, you can contact us at the address provided in the legal notice if you have any additional questions about personal data.

Server log files

The provider of the web pages automatically collects and stores information in so-called server log files that your browser automatically transmits to us. This includes:

Browser type/version
Operating system
Referrer URL
Host name of the accessing computer
Time of the server query

This data cannot be associated with specific persons. This data is not associated with other data sources. We reserve the right to retroactively check this information if we have concrete suspicion of illegal use.

Contact form

If you send us enquiries via the contact form, your information from the contact form, including the contact data that you have specified there is stored by us for the purpose of processing your enquiry and in case of follow-up questions. We do not transfer this data without your consent.

Newsletter data

If you would like to receive the newsletter offered on the website, we require an email address and information that enables us to check that you are the owner of the specified email address and agree to receive the newsletter. No additional data is collected. We only use this data to send the requested information and do not communicate it to third parties.

The consent granted for the storage of data, email address and its use for delivery of the newsletter can be revoked at any time with the “Unsubscribe” link in the newsletter.