Data privacy statement

Data privacy

The use of our website is usually possible without providing any personal data. In so far as personal data is asked for on our web pages (such as name, address or e-mail addresses), for example to respond to a contact inquiry, such data shall only be provided on a voluntary basis. We will not pass on your data to a third party without your explicit consent.

Please be aware that there may be security risks when data is transmitted in the Internet (e.g. when communicating via e-mail). It is not possible to fully protect your data from any third-party access.

We hereby expressly object to any third-party use of the contact data provided as part of our duty to publish a legal notice for the purpose of sending us any advertising or information materials that we have not expressly requested. The operators of this website explicitly reserve the right to take legal action in the event that unrequested advertising is sent, for example in the form of spam mails.

Cookies

"Cookies" are small text files intended to facilitate the use of our online offers. Our cookies do not contain any personal data (like e-mail addresses) and information about the user. Most web browsers accept cookies automatically, but you can also modify your browser settings to prevent this.

Google Analytics

This website uses Google Analytics, a web analytics service provided by Google, Inc. (“Google”). Google Analytics uses “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 be transmitted to and stored by Google on servers in the United States. In case IP anonymization is activated on this website, your IP address will be truncated by Google within the area of Member States of the European Union or other parties to the Agreement on the European Economic Area. Only in exceptional cases the whole IP address will first be transferred 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 activities and providing the website operator with other services relating to website activity and Internet usage. The IP address that your Browser conveys within the scope of Google Analytics will not be associated with any other data held by Google. You may refuse the use and storage of cookies by selecting the appropriate settings on your browser, however please note that if you do this you may not be able to use the full functionality of this website. You can also opt-out from being tracked by Google Analytics, i.e. prevent Google from collecting and  processing the data generated by cookies about your website use (including your IP address) with effect for the future by downloading and installing the browser plug-in available from https://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout?hl=en)

More detailed information about data privacy and the terms and conditions of use can be found at http://www.google.com/analytics/terms/gb.html or at https://support.google.com/analytics/answer/6004245?hl=en.

Please note that Google Analytics has been supplemented by the code „gat._anonymizeIp();“ on this website to ensure the anonymized collection of IP addresses (so called IP masking).