You can generally use our website without having to disclose any personal data. Any collection of personal data on the pages of our website (such as name, address or email address) will ensue, as far as possible, on a voluntary basis. This information will not be shared with third parties without your explicit consent.
Please note that the transmission of data over the Internet (e.g. when communicating by email) is not 100% secure. It is not possible to protect the data completely against third-party access.
Most of the cookies we use are ‘session cookies’ which are automatically deleted once you have left our website. Other cookies remain on your device until you delete them. These cookies help us to recognise your browser on your next visit.
You can modify your browser settings to be informed about cookies being set and to allow cookies only on a case-by-case basis, to reject cookies either generally or on a case-by-case basis, and to automatically delete cookies when you end your browser session. If cookies are disabled, the functionality of this website may be limited.
Server log files
The provider of this website collects and saves information automatically in server log files that are transmitted to us automatically by your browser. This information includes:
- Browser type/browser version
- Operating system
- Referrer URL
- Host name of the accessing computer
- Time of server request
This information cannot be traced back to specific individuals, nor is it merged with other data sources. We reserve the right to subsequently examine this information if there is a justified reason to suspect illegal activities.
If you send us an enquiry via the contact form, we will save the information you enter in the form, including the contact data specified therein for the purpose of answering the enquiry and any subsequent questions. This information will not be forwarded without your consent.
If IP anonymisation has been activated on this website, your IP address will be shortened by Google beforehand within the member states of the European Union or in other signatory states of 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 then shortened. Google will use this information on behalf of the operator of this website to analyse your use of the website, to compile reports on the website activities, and to provide the website operator with further services associated with the use of the website and the Internet. The IP address communicated by your browser to Google Analytics will not be merged with other Google data.
You can block the cookies by modifying your browser settings; please note, however, that in such a case you may not necessarily be able to use all the available features of this website. You can also prevent Google from documenting the data generated by the cookie on your use of the website (including your IP address) and analysing the given data by downloading and installing the browser plug-in available from the following link: http://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout?hl=en
Information, deletion, blocking
You may request information at any time, free of charge, concerning the personal data that has been saved, their origin, the recipients, and the purpose of data processing; you are also entitled to request that these data be corrected, blocked or deleted. Questions in this regard and other enquiries concerning personal data can be sent to us at any time by contacting the address provided in the legal notice.
Objection to promotional emails
We hereby expressly object to the use of the contact details published on this website within the context of the legally required information for the purposes of sending us unsolicited advertising and informational materials. As the operator of this website, we reserve the right to take legal action in the event of such unsolicited advertising, such as in the form of spam emails.