Data protection

It is generally possible to use our website without entering any personal data. Insofar as personal data (e.g. name, address or email addresses) is collected on our sites, this is done on a voluntary basis as far as possible. This data will not be disclosed to third parties without your express consent.

We draw your attention to the fact that data transmission on the internet (e.g. in the case of communication by email) can have security gaps. It is not possible to safeguard completely against access by third parties.

We hereby expressly prohibit the use of contact data published as part of our duty to publish a legal notice by third parties for the purposes of sending us advertising or information material not expressly requested. The operators of the site expressly reserve the right to take legal action in the case of unsolicited sending of advertising information, such as spam mail.

User data

This website uses Google Analytics, a web analytics service provided by Google, Inc. ("Google"). Google Analytics uses so-called "cookies", which are text files placed on your computer, to help the website analyse how users use the site. The information generated by the cookie about your use of the website will usually be transmitted to and stored by Google on servers in the United States. However, if IP anonymization is active on this website, your IP address will be shorted by Google within EU member states or within other signatory states to the EEA Treaty beforehand. Only in exceptional cases will the full IP address be transferred to the Google server in the USA and shortened there. Google will use this information for the purpose of evaluating your use of the website, compiling reports on website activity for website operators and providing other services relating to website activity and Internet usage. Your browser’s IP address, which is determined by Google Analytics, will not be put with other Google data. You may refuse the installation of cookies by selecting the appropriate settings on your browser software, however please note that if you do this you may not be able to use all functions of this website. Furthermore, you can prevent the collection of data generated by the cookie relating to website activities (incl. your IP address) by Google, in addition to the processing of this data by Google by going to the following link (tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptoutand downloading and installing the available browser plug-in.

Further information can be found at tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptouthl=de and/or at www.google.com/intl/de/analytics/privacyoverview.html (General information about Google Analytics and Data Protection). Please note that Google Analytics was expanded with the code “gat._anonymizeIp();” on this website in order to ensure IP masking.