PRIVACY

DATA PRIVACY STATEMENT

PRIVACY POLICY

The operators of this website take the protection of your personal data very seriously. We treat your personal data confidentially and in accordance with statutory data protection provisions and with this privacy policy.

As a rule, it is possible to use our website without having to provide any personal details. If personal information is collected on our site (for example, name, address or e-mail address), this always occurs on a voluntary basis whenever possible. This data shall not be passed on to third parties without your explicit consent.

We would like to point out that data transfer on the internet (e.g. through communication by e-mail) may be subject to security problems. It is not possible to fully protect data from being accessed by third parties.

DATA PRIVACY STATEMENT FOR THE USE OF GOOGLE ANALYTICS

This website uses Google Analytics, a web analytics service. The provider is Google Inc. 1600 Amphitheatre Parkway Mountain View, CA 94043, USA. Google Analytics uses so-called cookies. These are small text files that are stored on your computer and which make it possible to analyse how you use the website. The information generated by the cookie about your use of this website is usually transmitted to and saved by Google on a server in the USA.

If IP anonymisation is activated on this website, however, IP addresses for member states of the European Union or in other states that are parties to the European Economic Area Agreement will be truncated beforehand by Google. Only in exceptional cases is the full IP address transmitted to a Google server in the USA and truncated there. Google will use this information on behalf of the operator of this website for the purpose of evaluating your use of the website, compiling reports on website activity and providing other services relating to website activity and internet usage to the website provider. The IP address transmitted within the scope of Google Analytics will not be associated with any other data held by Google.

You may prevent cookies from being saved by applying the relevant setting in your browser software. However, we would like to point out that if you do this you may not be able to use the full functionality of this website. You can also prevent information generated by the cookie from being collected and data relating to your use of the website (incl. your IP address) from being used by Google by downloading and installing the browser plugin which is available under: http://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout?hl=de

SERVICE LOG FILES

The provider of sites collects and automatically saves information in so-called server log files which are automatically sent to us by your browser. These are:

•    browser type / browser version
•    operating system used
•    referrer URL
•    host name of the accessing computer
•    time of the server inquiry

This data cannot be assigned to specific individuals. None of this data is linked to other data sources. We reserve the right to examine this data at a later time if we become aware of concrete evidence that this data is being improperly used.