The operators of this website take the protection of your personal data very seriously. We treat your personal data with confidentiality in compliance with the legal regulations and this data privacy statement.
You do not usually need to disclose any personal data in order to use our website. Whenever personal data is collected on our web pages (such as names, addresses or email addresses) this is always, where possible, done on a voluntary basis. This data will not be passed on to third parties without your explicit permission.
We draw your attention to the fact that security gaps may affect the transfer of data on the internet (e.g. when communicating by email). It is not possible to guarantee absolute protection of data against access by third parties.
If the IP anonymisation is activated on this website, Google will first truncate your IP address in Member States of the European Union or in other state parties to the Agreement on the European Economic Area. Only in exceptional cases will the full IP address be sent to and truncated on a Google server in the USA. Google uses this information on behalf of the operator of this website to evaluate the way you use the website, to collate reports on website activities and to provide the website operator other services related to website and internet use. The IP address sent by your browser as part of Google Analytics is not combined with other data held by Google.
You can change your browser settings to prevent cookies from being stored; however, we draw your attention to the fact that, in these circumstances, you may find that you are unable to make full use of functions on the website. You can also prevent the data (including your IP address) relating to your use of the website which is captured by the cookie being sent to or processed by Google by downloading and installing the browser plug-in from the following link: http://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout?hl=de
You have the right to receive information at any time and at no charge about the personal data stored on you, its origin and recipients and the purpose for which it is processed; you also have the right to demand that such data is corrected, blocked or erased. Please do not hesitate to contact the address given under Legal at any time if you have any other questions about the topic of personal data.
To some extent the internet web pages use “cookies”. Cookies do not cause any damage to your computer and do not contain viruses. Cookies help us to make our website more user friendly, more effective and more secure. Cookies are small text files which are placed on your computer and stored in your browser.
Most of the cookies we use are “session cookies” which are automatically deleted as soon as you leave the website. Other cookies remain stored on your terminal equipment until you erase them. These cookies enable us to recognise your browser the next time you come to the website.
You can adjust your browser settings to receive a message every time a cookie is installed on your computer, to exclude them in general or in specific circumstances and to automatically erase cookies when you close down the browser. Disabling cookies could interfere with your ability to interact with this website.
The provider of the website collects and stores information in “server log files” which are sent to us automatically by your browser. This is information about the:
This data cannot be assigned to specific persons. The data is not consolidated with other data sources. We retain the right to check this data subsequently if we become aware of any specific indications of illegal use being made of data.
If you would like to send any questions to us using this contact form, the information you enter in the form (including any contact data you provide) will be stored by us for the purpose of dealing with your inquiry and any follow-up questions which may arise. We do not disclose such data to third parties without your consent.
If you would like to receive the newsletter offered on the website, we will need an email address from you as well as information which enables us to check whether you are the authorised account holder of the email address and that the account holder has agreed to receive the newsletter. No other data is collected. We use this data exclusively for the purpose of sending the requested information and do not disclose it to third parties.
You may revoke your consent to the storage of your data and email address and its use for the purpose of the sending out the newsletter at any time by using the “unsubscribe” link in the newsletter.