General information

The operators of this website take the protection of your personal data very seriously. We treat your personal data confidentially.
The use of our website is generally possible without providing personal data. Any personal data (e.g. name, address or e-mail addresses) collected on our website is always requested on a voluntary basis as far as possible. This data will not be passed on to third parties without your express consent.
We would like to point out that the transmission of data on the Internet (e.g. communication by e-mail) may be subject to security flaws. It is not possible to fully protect data against access by third parties.

Cookies

The website sometimes uses what are known as cookies. Cookies help to make our services more user-friendly, effective and secure. Cookies neither harm your computer nor contain viruses. Cookies are small text files which are stored on your computer and which your browser saves.

Session cookies are the most common type of cookies we use. They are deleted automatically at the end of your visit. Other cookies remain on your end device until you delete them. These cookies allow your browser to be recognised the next time you visit.

You can adjust your browser settings so that you receive notifications when cookies have been set and to only permit cookies in individual cases, to block the acceptance of cookies in certain cases or in general, as well as to enable the automatic deletion of cookies when you close the browser. Disabling cookies may affect the functionality of this website.

Server log files

The website provider automatically collects and stores information in files known as server log files, which your browser automatically transmits to us. This concerns the following:

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

This data cannot be assigned to specific persons and is not combined with other data sources. We reserve the right to check this data retrospectively if we become aware of specific indications of unlawful use.

Google Analytics

This website uses Google Analytics, a web analysis service provided by Google Inc. (“Google”). Google Analytics uses cookies, i.e. text files which are saved on your computer and which facilitate the analysis of your use of the website. In general, the information created by a cookie with regard to your use of this website is sent to a Google server in the USA, where it is stored. IP anonymisation is activated on this website and therefore your IP address will be truncated beforehand by Google within member states of the European Union or in other contracting states of the Agreement on the European Economic Area. Only in exceptional cases will the full IP address be transmitted to a Google server in the USA and then shortened there. Google uses this information to analyse your use of the website, to compile reports on the website’s activity for the website operator and to provide further services associated with the use of the website and Internet. Google may also share this information with third parties if this is prescribed by law or if Google instructs third parties to process this data. The IP address transmitted by your browser as part of Google Analytics is not associated with other data available to Google. You can find more information on how Google Analytics handles user data in Google’s privacy policy: https://support.google.com/analytics/answer/6004245?hl=de

You can prevent the storage of cookies in the settings of your browser; please note, however, that you may not be able to make full use of all the functions of this website if you do so. In addition, you can prevent the collection and transmission to Google of the data generated by the cookie and relating to your use of the website (including your IP address) and the processing of this data by Google by downloading and installing the browser plug-in available at the following link: https://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout?hl=de

Google Maps

This website may use the Google Maps product from Google Inc. By using this website, you consent to the collection, processing and use of automatically collected data by Google Inc, its agents and third parties. The terms of use of Google Maps can be found under “Terms of use of Google Maps”.

Contact form

If the website provides a contact form and if you send us enquiries via this contact form, your details from the enquiry form, including the contact details you enter, will be stored by us for the purpose of processing the enquiry and in the event of follow-up questions. We do not pass on this data without your consent and it is treated confidentially.

Information, deletion and blocking

You will receive information about your personal data stored by us and about the origin, the recipient and the purpose of data collection and data processing. You also have the right to request the correction, blocking or deletion of your data. This excludes data that is retained due to legal regulations or that is required for proper business processing. To ensure that data can be blocked at any time, data can be kept in a blocking file for control purposes if necessary. If data is not covered by a legal archiving obligation, we will delete your data at your request. If the archiving obligation applies, we will block your data. If you have any questions and concerns regarding the correction, blocking or deletion of personal data, please contact our data protection officer or the address given in the publication data.