Privacy Policy

General Information

As the operator of this website, we take the protection of your personal data very seriously. We treat your personal data confidentially and in accordance with all statutory data protection regulations as well as with this privacy statement.


As a rule it is possible to use our website without providing any personal information. Any personal data collected on our pages (e.g. name, address or email addresses) is always provided by users on a voluntary basis as far as possible. This data is not passed on to third parties without your explicit consent.


We would like to point out that transmitting data over the internet (e.g. when communicating by email) may be subject to security gaps. Full protection of data against access by third parties is not possible.

Use of Google Analytics

This website uses Google Analytics, a web analytics service. It is operated by Google Inc., 1600 Amphitheatre Parkway, Mountain View, CA 94043, USA. Google Analytics uses cookies, which are text files that are stored on your computer and that can be used to analyse how users use the website. The information generated by the cookie about your use of this website will generally be transmitted to and stored by Google on servers in the USA.


If you have enabled IP anonymisation on this website, your IP address will first be abbreviated by Google within the Member States of the European Union or other contracting parties to the Agreement on the European Economic Area. Only in exceptional cases will the full IP address be transferred to a Google server in the USA and truncated there. On behalf of the operator of this website, Google will use this information to analyse your use of the website, to compile reports on website activity and to provide the website operator with other services related to website activity and internet usage. The IP address that your browser transmits within the scope of Google Analytics, will not be associated with any other data held by Google.


You may refuse the saving of cookies by selecting the appropriate settings on your browser, however please note that if you do this you may not be able to use the full functionality of this website. You can also prevent the collection of data generated by the cookie and related to your use of the website (including your IP address) for Google as well as the processing of this data by Google by downloading and installing the browser plugin available at the following link:

tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout

Opposition to promotional emails

The use of contact data published within the framework of the legal notice obligation for the transmission of unsolicited advertising and information material is herewith prohibited. The operator of the website expressly reserves the right to take legal steps in the event that unsolicited advertising material, such as spam e-mail, is received.

Information, deletion, blocking

You have the right at any time to be provided free of charge with information about any of your personal data that is stored, as well as its origin and 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 notice if you have further questions on the topic of personal data.

Cookies

Some of our website pages use cookies. Cookies do not harm your computer and do not contain viruses. They serve to make our website more user-friendly, efficient 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 “session cookies.” They are automatically deleted after your visit. Other cookies remain in the memory of your device until you delete them. These cookies allow us to recognize your browser on your next visit.


You can configure your browser to inform you about the use of cookies so that you can decide on a case-by-case basis whether to accept or reject a cookie or to always reject them, or to automatically delete cookies when closing your browser. If cookies are deactivated, the functionality of this website may be restricted.

Server log files

Our website provider automatically collects and stores information that your browser automatically transmits to us in server log files. This information includes:

  • Browser type / browser version
  • Operating system used
  • Referrer URL
  • Host name of the accessing computer
  • Time of the server enquiry


This data is not stored in such a way as to be personally identifiable. This data is not compiled with other data sources. We reserve the right to retrospectively examine this data in the event of concrete evidence of illegal activity.

Contact form

If you send us a question via the contact form, we collect the data requested from the form and the contact details you provided in order to answer your enquiry and deal with any follow-up questions. This data is not passed on without your permission.

Opposition to promotional emails

The use of contact data published within the framework of the legal notice obligation for the transmission of unsolicited advertising and information material is herewith prohibited. The operator of the website expressly reserves the right to take legal steps in the event that unsolicited advertising material, such as spam e-mail, is received.

Newsletter data

If you would like to receive our newsletter as offered on our website, we require a valid email 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. Further data is not collected. We use this data exclusively for sending the requested information and do not pass it on to third parties.


You can revoke consent to the storage of your data and email address as well as their use for sending the newsletter at any time, e.g. by activating the “Unsubscribe” button in the newsletter.