Privacy Policy

The operators of these websites take the protection of your personal data very seriously. We treat your personal data confidentially and in accordance with the legal data protection regulations as well as this data protection statement. As a general rule, the use of our website is possible without giving personal data. If personal data (e.g. name, address or e-mail addresses) are collected on our pages, this is done on a voluntary basis. These data will not be passed on to third parties without your express consent. We would like to point out that data transmission on the Internet (for example, when communicating via e-mail) can present security gaps. An end-to-end protection is not possible.

Cookies

A cookie is a small text file that is stored on your computer for record-keeping purposes. Session cookies expire and are removed from your hard drive when you close your web browser. Persistent cookies remain on your hard drive for extended periods of time. We use both session and persistent cookies on this site. The use of cookies helps us to assist your use of certain aspects of the site, and also helps us evaluate usage patterns so that we can improve site content and organization. We do not link the information we store in persistent cookies to any personally-identifiable information you submit while using our site. You can delete persistent cookies by following the directions provided with your web browser. You may also set your web browser to reject cookies from our site. If you choose to do this, you may still use our site, but you may not be able to access the full functionality of some sections of the site. You can obtain more information about how to manage cookies from www.aboutcookies.org.

Server log files

The provider of the pages automatically collects and saves information in so-called server log files, which your browser automatically transmits to us. These are: browser type and browser version, operating system used, referrer URL, hostname of the accessing computer, time of server request. These data can not be attributed to specific persons. This data is not merged with other data sources. We reserve the right to review these data at a later date, if concrete indications of unlawful use become known to us.

Contact form

If you send us inquiries via the contact form, your information from the inquiry form, including the contact data you provide there, will be saved by us for the purpose of processing the inquiry and for the case of following questions. We do not pass on this data without your consent.

Newsletter data

If you would like to receive the newsletter offered on the website, we require your email address and information which will allow us to verify that you are the owner of the e-mail address and agree to receive the newsletter. Further data is not collected. We use this data exclusively for sending the requested information and do not pass them on to third parties. You may revoke your consent to the storage of the data, the e-mail address and its use for the sending of the newsletter at any time, for example, via the "Unsubscribe" link in the newsletter.

Privacy Policy for using Google Analytics

This website uses features of the web analytics service Google Analytics provided by Google Inc., 1600 Amphitheater Parkway Mountain View, CA 94043, USA. Google Analytics uses so-called "cookies". These are text files that are stored on your computer and allow you to analyze the use of the website. The information generated by the cookie about your use of this website is generally transferred to a Google server in the USA and stored there. For more information about how to deal with Google Analytics user data, please visit Google's privacy policy: https://support.google.com/analytics/answer/6004245?hl=en

Browser Plugin

You can prevent cookies from being saved by setting your browser software accordingly. However, we would like to point out that in this case you may not be able to fully use all the functions of this website. In addition, you can prevent Google from collecting and processing the data (including your IP address) related to your use of the website (including your IP address), as well as the processing of this data by Google by downloading and installing the browser plug-in available under the following link: https://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout?hl=de

Objection against data collection

You can prevent the collection of your data by Google Analytics by clicking on the following link. An opt-out cookie is set which prevents the collection of your data on future visits to this website:

Disable Google Analytics

IP anonymization

We use the "Activation of IP anonymization" function on this website. Thereby, Google will previously abridge your IP address within Member States of the European Union or in other States Parties to the Agreement on the European Economic Area. Only in exceptional cases will the full IP address be transferred to a Google server in the USA and shortened there afterwards. On behalf of the operator of this website, Google will use this information to evaluate your use of the website, to compile reports on website activity, and to provide other services related to website usage and internet usage against the website operator. The IP address provided by your browser as part of Google Analytics will not be merged with other Google data.

Data protection for the use of Facebook plugins (like-button)

On our pages, plugins from the social network Facebook, provided by Facebook Inc., 1 Hacker Way, Menlo Park, California 94025, USA, are integrated. You can recognize the Facebook plugins by the Facebook logo or the "Like-Button" on our page. An overview of the Facebook plugins can be found here: https://developers.facebook.com/docs/plugins/. When you visit our pages, the plug-in creates a direct connection between your browser and the Facebook server. Facebook will be informed that you have visited our site with your IP address. If you click the Facebook "Like button" while you are logged in to your Facebook account, you can link the content of our pages to your Facebook profile. This allows Facebook to associate the visit of our pages with your user account. We would like to point out that as a provider of the pages, we do not receive any knowledge of the content of the transmitted data as well as their use by Facebook. Find more information In the Facebook privacy policy at https://de-en.facebook.com/policy.php. If you do not want Facebook to associate the visit of our pages with your Facebook user account, please log out of your Facebook user account.

Privacy Policy for the use of Twitter

Functions of the Twitter service are integrated on our sites. These features are offered by Twitter Inc., 1355 Market Street, Suite 900, San Francisco, CA 94103, USA. By using Twitter and the "Re-Tweet" function, the pages you visit are linked to your Twitter account and shared with other users. This data is also transmitted to Twitter. We would like to point out that as a provider of the pages, we have no knowledge of the contents of the data received as well as their use by Twitter. For more information, see Twitter's privacy policy at https://twitter.com/privacy. You can change your privacy settings on Twitter in the account settings at: https://twitter.com/account/settings.

Privacy Policy for using YouTube

Our website uses plugins from Google's YouTube site. The site is operated by YouTube, LLC, 901 Cherry Ave., San Bruno, CA 94066, USA. If you visit one of our YouTube-enabled sites, you will be connected to the YouTube servers. The Youtube server is informed which of our pages you have visited. When you are logged in to your YouTube account, you enable YouTube to map your surfing behavior directly to your personal profile. You can prevent this by logging out of your YouTube account. For more information about how to deal with user data, see the YouTube Privacy Policy at https://www.google.com/intl/en/policies/privacy

Information, deletion, blocking

You have the right to demand information about your stored personal data, their origin and recipient, and the purpose of the data processing as well as a right to rectification, blocking or deletion of this data, free of charge. To this end, as well as to further questions regarding the subject of personal data, you can contact us at any time via the address given in the imprint.