Privacy policy

We take the security of your personal data very seriously and therefore strictly abide by the rules of the Data Protection Act. On our website, personal data is only collected for technical purposes. In no case will the collected data be sold or given to third parties
The following statement provides you with an overview on how we ensure this security, what kind of data is collected, and for what reasons.

DATA PROCESSING ON THIS WEBSITE

We automatically collect and save information log files, which are transmitted by your browser to us, on our server. This includes:

  • Browser type/version
  • Operating system in use
  • Referrer URL (the previously visited website)
  • Host name of the accessing computer (IP address)
  • Time of the server request.
  • This data cannot be connected by us to specific persons. A compilation of this data with other data sources will not be made; furthermore, the data is deleted after a statistical evaluation.

RIGHT OF ACCESS

You have the right to access any saved data concerning your personal data, its origin, destination, and the purpose of storage, at all times.

FURTHER INFORMATION

Your trust is important to us. Therefore, we are willing to share any information about the processing of your personal data with you at all times. If you have any questions that were not answered in this privacy policy, or if you like to receive more elaborated information on a certain point, we are happy to assist you.

GOOGLE ANALYTICS

This website uses Google Analytics, a web analysis service of Google Inc (“Goo-gle”). Google Analytics uses so-called “cookies”, which are text files stored on your computer and allow an analysis of the use of the website by you. The infor-mation about your use of this website (including your IP address) that is col-lected via the cookie is transferred to a Google server in the US and is saved there. Google will use this information in order to evaluate your use of the web-site, to assemble reports on the website‘s activity for the website owner, and to render further services connected to the website use and internet use. Further-more, Google will transfer this information onto third parties if this is required by law or if third parties process this data on behalf of Google. In no case will Goo-gle associate your IP address with other data from Google. You can prevent the installation of cookies by appropriately adjusting your browser software; please note that if you do so, you may not be able to use all the functions of our web-site. By using this website, you express your consent to the processing of data collected by Google about you in the manner described above and for the pur-poses previously mentioned.
You can object to the collection of data by Google Analytics with immediate effect for the future by installing a deactivation add-on (http://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout?hl=de) for your browser.

FACEBOOK PLUGINS

Plugins of the social network Facebook, 1601 South California Avenue, Palo Alto, CA 94304, USA, are integrated on our sites. Facebook plugins on our site can be identified by the Facebook logo or the “Like” button. You can find an overview of Facebook plugins here: http://developers.facebook.com/docs/plugins/. If you visit our sites, a direct connection is established between your browser and the Facebook server via the plugin. Facebook is thereby notified that you have visited our site with your IP address. If you click on the Facebook “Like” button while logged into your Facebook account, you can link the content of our sites to your Facebook profile. Facebook can thereby allocate visits to our sites to your user account. We would like to point out that we, as the service provider of the sites, do not have any knowledge of the content of the data transferred or the use of such by Facebook. You can find further information on Facebook’s data protection policy under: http://de-de.facebook.com/policy.php. If you do not want Facebook to be able to allocate the visit of our sites to your Facebook user account, please log out of your Facebook user account.