In general, our website can be used without providing any personal data. If personal data is collected on our pages (e.g., name, address or email address), this is done on a voluntary basis as much as possible. This data will not be disclosed to third parties without your explicit consent.
We hereby give notice that data transmitted via the Internet (e.g., via email communication) may be subject to security breaches. Complete protection of data against third-party access is not possible.
Data Protection Declaration for the Use of Google Analytics
This website uses functions of the web analytics service Google Analytics. The provider is Google Inc. 1600 Amphitheatre Parkway Mountain View, CA 94043, USA. Google Analytics uses "cookies". These are text files which are stored on your computer and enable an analysis of how you use our website. As a rule, the cookie-generated data regarding your use of this website will be forwarded to a Google server in the USA and be stored there.
However, if IP anonymisation is activated on this website, your IP address will first be shortened by Google within Member states of the European Union or in other states that are contracting parties to the agreement in the European Economic Area. Only in exceptional cases is the complete IP address is transmitted 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 use of the website, to compile reports on website activity, and to provide other services regarding website activity and internet usage to the website operator. The IP address transmitted by your browser as part of Google Analytics will not be merged with any other data held by Google.
You can stop these cookies from being stored by selecting the appropriate settings in your browser. However, we wish to point out that doing so may mean you will not be able to enjoy the full functionality of this website. You can also prevent the data generated by cookies about your use of the website (incl. your IP address) from being passed to Google, and the processing of these data by Google, by downloading and installing the browser plugin available at the following link: //tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout?hl=en
Information, Deletion, Blocking
You have the right to be provided at any time with information free of charge about any of your personal data that is stored as well as its origin and the recipient and the purpose for which it has been processed. You also have the right to have this data corrected, blocked or deleted. You can contact us at any time using the address given in the legal information if you have further questions on the topic of personal data.
Server Log Files
The website provider automatically collects and stores information that your browser automatically transmits to us in "server log files". These include:
- Browser type/browser version
- Operating system used
- Referrer URL
- Host name of the accessing computer
- Time of the server request
This data cannot be used to identify you personally. This data is not combined with data from other sources. We reserve the right to retrospectively examine this log data in the event of concrete evidence of illegal activity.
Most of the cookies we use are "session cookies“. They are automatically deleted once you finish your session. Other cookies remain in your device's memory until you delete them. These cookies enable us to recognise your browser when you next visit the site.
If you send us questions via the contact form, we collect the data requested and the contact details you provide in order to answer your question and any follow-up questions. We do not share this information without your permission.
Objection to Promotional Emails
We hereby expressly prohibit the use of contact data published in the context of website legal notice requirements with regard to sending promotional and informational materials not expressly requested. The website operators reserve to take specific legal action in the event that unsolicited advertising material, such as spam email, is received.
If you would like to receive our newsletter, we require a valid e-mail address as well as information that allows us to verify that you are the owner of the specified email address and that you agree to receive this newsletter. No additional data is collected. We only use this data to send the requested information and do not pass it on to third parties.
You can revoke consent to the storage of your data and e-mail address as well as their use for sending the newsletter at any time, e.g. through the "unsubscribe" link in the newsletter.