Generally, it is possible to use this website without providing any personal data. We collect personal data (e. g. name, address or e-mail address) as far as possible only on a voluntarily basis and any personal data collected by us will not be passed on to third parties without your permission or consent.
We would like to point out though, that the transfer of data in the internet (e. g. by communicating via e-mail) may have security vulnerability and therefore cannot be completely protected from being assessed by third parties.
Most of the cookies used on our website are known as “session cookies” and they are automatically deleted at the end of your visit. Other cookies remain stored on your endpoint device until you delete them. These cookies allow us to recognize your browser the next time you visit our website.
Server Log Files
The provider of these pages automatically collects and stores information in form of so called server log files, which are automatically being transmitted to us. This information contains:
- browser type and browser version
- operating system used
- referrer URL
- hostname of the accessing computer
- time of your access
These data cannot be assigned to specific persons and it is not combined with other data sources. We reserve the right to check this data at a later date if we become aware of specific indications of illegal use.
If sending requests or enquiries via our contact form, we will save your data provided in the contact form, including the contact details provided by you, for the purpose of processing the request or enquiry and in case of follow-up questions. We do not pass on any data or information to third parties without your permission or consent.
If you wish to receive our newsletter, please provide us with your e-mail address as well as with all information needed, in order to check if you are the owner of the e-mail address stated, and in order to make sure if you agree to receive the newsletter. We will not save any further data. We only use these data in order to provide the requested information and we do not pass it on to third parties.
You can unsubscribe from the newsletter at any time, by using the link "unsubscribe" which is provided in the newsletter. By using this link, all of the personal data provided previously, your e-mail address and the previously given approval to use these data for sending the newsletter to you, will be revoked automatically.
This website may from time to time contain links to other sites. We are not responsible for the content, accuracy, privacy practices and performance of those sites.
This website uses Google Maps API to visually present geographical information. Google Maps is operated by Google Inc., 1600 Amphitheatre Parkway, Mountain View, CA 94043, USA. hen you use Google Maps, information about the use of this website, including your IP address, is transmitted to and stored on a server belonging to Google in the USA. By using this website you confirm that in this regard you are in agreement with the recording, processing and use of your automatically collected data by Google, one of its representatives, or third-party suppliers. We, the owner of this website, do not have any influence on this data transmission.
For more information on the use of user data, please go to Google’s Data Protection Policy: https://www.google.com/intl/en/policies/privacy/
This website uses Google Analytics to help analyze how users use the website. The provider of Google Analytics is: Google Inc., 1600 Amphitheatre Parkway Mountain View, CA 94043, USA
Google Analytics uses “cookies”, which are text files placed on your computer, to collect standard Internet log information and visitor behavior information in an anonymous form. The information generated by the cookie regarding your use of this website will be transmitted to and stored by Google on a server. This information is then used to evaluate your use of the website in order to compile statistical reports on the website activities for the website operator.
Further information concerning Google Analytics’ terms and conditions of use and data privacy can be found at: https://support.google.com/analytics/answer/6004245?hl=en
Data Collection Disclaimer
You can refuse data collection and its use by Google Analytics at any time and with effect for the future by clicking on the following link. An opt-out cookie will be set on the computer, which prevents the future collection of your data when visiting this website: disable Google Analytics
Order Data Processing
We have concluded a contract concerning order data processing with Google and when using Google Analytics, we fully operate in accordance with the strict provisions and regulations of the German data protection authorities.
We are using the functionality “activation of the IP anonymization” on this website. In case of such activation, Google will truncate/anonymize the IP address for Member States of the European Union as well as for other parties to the Agreement on the European Economic Area. Only in exceptional cases, the full IP address is sent to and shortened by Google servers in the USA. On behalf of this website’s provider, Google will use information for the purpose of evaluating your use of the website, compiling reports on website activities for the website operator and providing other services relating to website activity and internet usage to the website provider. Google will not associate your IP address with any other data held by Google.Through the use of this website, you express your consent to the processing of data being collected by Google about you in the manner described above and for the purposes described above.
Our website contains programs (plug-ins) operated by the social network Facebook. Thes programs are exclusively operated by Facebook Inc. 1 Hacker Way, Menlo Park, California 94025, USA. The plug-ins are clearly visible on our website through the use of the Facebook logo or through the add-on “like” button. For a more detailed overview on Facebook plug-ins, please go to: https://developers.facebook.com/docs/plugins/?locale=en_US
If you do not want Facebook to link your visit to our website with your Facebook user account, please log out of your Facebook user account.