Privacy policy

The operators of this website take the protection of your personal data very seriously. We treat your personal data confidentially, in accordance with the statutory data protection regulations and this data protection declaration.

In principle, it is possible to use our website without providing personal data. Insofar as personal data (e.g. last name, first name, telephone number, address or e-mail address) is collected on our pages, this is always done, as far as possible, on a voluntary basis. This data will not be passed on to third parties without your express consent.

We would like to point out that despite all the measures we have taken, data transmission on the Internet (e.g. when communicating by e-mail) may have security gaps and therefore complete protection of data against access by third parties cannot be guaranteed in every case.

Cookies

This website uses ‘session cookies’. Cookies do not cause any damage to your computer and do not contain viruses. The creation of a cookie is a way of temporarily storing data and serves to make our offer more user-friendly, effective and secure. Cookies are small text files that are placed on your computer and stored by your browser.Session cookies have a limited lifespan. They are automatically deleted at the end of your visit.

You can change your browser-settings as to inform you when cookies are set. You can also specifically allow cookies only in individual cases or generally exclude them. You can also set cookies to be automatically deleted when you close the browser window. If you deactivate cookies, the functionality of this website may be limited.

Server log files

The hosting provider of this website automatically collects and stores information in so-called server log files, which your browser automatically transmits.

In particular these are:

  • IP address
  • Browser type and Browser version
  • Operating system used
  • Referrer URL
  • Host name of the accessing computer
  • Time of the server request

This data is not merged with other data sources. We reserve the right to check this data retrospectively if we become aware of specific indications of illegal use.

This data collection primarily serves to evaluate and prevent attempted attacks on the website. Hosting providers are also legally obligated in certain situations to be able to provide information about where access was gained in order to counter criminal activities.

Forms

If you fill out a form (e.g. the contact form) on our website, all your details will be transmitted to us by e-mail and additionally stored in the database for security against loss and for better traceability. We do not pass on this data to third parties without your consent.

Newsletter data

If you would like to receive our newsletter, we require a valid e-mail address from you as well as information that allows us to verify that you are the owner of the specified e-mail address and your consent that we send you the newsletter.

We assure you that we will treat your data confidentially and never pass it on to third parties.

You can revoke your consent to the storage of the data, the e-mail address and its use in our address management and for sending the newsletter at any time by informing us by e-mail, telephone or via the "unsubscribe" link in the newsletter.

SSL encryption

To protect the transmission of confidential data via our forms and for security reasons, we use SSL encryption as technology. You can recognize an encrypted connection by the address line "https://" and the lock symbol displayed in the browser. Data encrypted by SSL can not be read by third parties during transmission.

Integration of third-party services and content

We have integrated third-party content on our website (e.g. YouTube). This always requires that the providers of this content (hereinafter referred to as "third-party providers") store the IP address of the user. Without the IP address they would not be able to send the content to the browser of the respective user. The IP address is thus necessary for the display of this content.

We endeavor to only use such content whose respective providers use the IP address exclusively to deliver the content. However, we have no influence on the third-party providers store the IP address, e.g. for statistical purposes. Insofar as this is known to us, we inform the users about it.

If you do not wish to disclose any data about yourself, please log out of your Google account before using this website or use a plugin such as ‘Ghostery’ to block data exchange. Here you will find the Google Privacy Policy.

Google Web Fonts

This website uses so-called Web Fonts to display the font. These are provided by Google (https://fonts.google.com/). For this purpose, your browser loads the required web font into your browser cache when you visit our website. This is necessary so that your browser can display a visually improved display of our texts. If your browser does not support this feature, a standard font from your computer will be used to display it.

Further information on Google Web Fonts can be found under https://developers.google.com/fonts/faq

General information on data protection at Google can be found under https://policies.google.com/privacy

Objection to unsolicited e-mails

The use of the contact data published within the scope of the Imprint Obligation for the purpose of sending unsolicited advertising and information materials is hereby rejected. In the event of unsolicited sending of advertising information, such as spam e-mails or mail, the operators of this site expressly reserve the right to take legal action.