We comply with the statutory provisions of the Data Protection Act (BDSG), the Telemedia Act (TMG) and other data protection regulations.
Object of data protection
Personal data are according to § 3 Abs. 1 BDSG individual information about personal or material circumstances of a specific or identifiable natural person, such as name, postal address, telephone number, email address but also the usage data such as your IP address. Information that can not be directly associated with a user’s person, such as the number of visitors to a website in a given period of time, is not personal information.
Data Provided by You (Email and Contact Forms)
For the necessary processing and storage of inquiries and the usual correspondence, we accept and process the data that you send us by email or contact form, whereby we treat and protect your data in accordance with the provisions of data protection law. Note: Unsecured transmission of data over the Internet may allow third parties to access or modify this data without authorization.
Automatically collected data (usage data and cookies)
Without personally identifying the user, we capture and save, among other things, the page from which you accessed our site, as well as date and time, for the purpose of optimization. If pseudonymised user profiles are created, there is also no identification between the pseudonym and the natural person standing behind it.
Our cookies do not disclose or contain any personal data. Cookies can not read information from your computer or interact with other cookies on your hard drive. However, cookies enable us to recognize you when visiting our website later. If you do not want your browser to accept cookies, you can disable this option in the browser settings. It is important to note that turning off the cookie function may affect the proper functioning of the website. You may not be able to access all the features and information on this site.
Use of Google Analytics
On this website we use Google Analytics, a web analytics service provided by Google Inc. (“Google”), which uses so-called “cookies”. Cookies are small files that are stored on your computer and that allow an analysis of your use of our website.
The information about your use of our website is usually transmitted by the cookie to servers in the USA and evaluated there, so that Google can compile reports on the website activities and Internet use to the operator of the website and provide other related services. The IP address your browser transmits to Google Analytics will not be merged with other Google data.
You have the option of using their browser settings to prevent the storage of cookies. However, this could restrict this and other websites in their function. You can prevent the direct detection of your use of our website and your IP address by the Google Analytics cookie by installing a plug-in that can be downloaded from this link.
By using the IP Mask method in Google Analytics, we use only part of your IP address. Nevertheless, we would like to point out that website owners generally have access to the IP address of their website visitors, regardless of the use of Google Analytics.
We process your personal data only for the purposes for which you have informed us. A transfer of your personal data to third parties will not take place without your explicit consent, unless this is necessary for the provision of the service or the performance of the contract. The transfer of data to state institutions and authorities that are entitled to provide information is only in the context of statutory information obligations or by a court order which is obliged to provide information. Our employees and commissioned service companies are required to maintain confidentiality and to comply with data protection regulations.
Information and cancellation right
Links to external websites of third parties
We maintain links to websites of external third parties over whose contents we have no influence. The respective operator or provider is responsible for the external contents of the linked pages, therefore we cannot assume any liability for these contents. A check for possible illegal content of the linked pages was made at the time of linking to the best of our knowledge and belief, a permanent content control of the linked pages thereafter but without concrete evidence of an infringement is not reasonable. Upon notification of or evidence of infringement such links are removed immediately.