Data privacy

Personal data

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

The use of our website is usually possible without providing personal information. As far as on our sides personal data (for example name, address or E-Mail addresses) are raised, this takes place, as far as possible, always on freiwilliger basis. A transfer of your personal data to third parties for purposes other than those mentioned does not take place. We only share your personal information with third parties if:

  •     You have given your express consent to
  •     the processing is required to execute a contract with you,
  •     the processing is necessary to fulfill a legal obligation,

processing is necessary to protect legitimate interests and there is no reason to believe that you have an overriding legitimate interest in not disclosing your information.

Please note that data transmission over the Internet (for example, when communicating via e-mail) may have security vulnerabilities. A complete protection of the data from access by third parties is not possible.

Collecting general information when visiting our website

When you access our website, information of a general nature is automatically recorded in so-called server log files. These are:

  •      Browser type and browser version
  •      used operating system
  •      Referrer URL
  •      Host name of the accessing computer
  •      Time of the server request


This information is technically necessary to correctly deliver the contents of web pages requested by you and is mandatory when using the internet. These are exclusively information that does not allow any conclusions about your person. A merge of this data with other data sources will not be done.

Cookies

Like many other websites, we also use so-called "cookies". Cookies are small text files that are transferred from a website server to your hard drive. This automatically gives us certain data, such as IP address, browser used, operating system and your connection to the Internet.

Cookies can not be used to launch programs or to transfer viruses to a computer. Based on the information contained in cookies, we can facilitate navigation and enable the correct display of our websites.

In no case the data will be collected by us will be passed to third parties or a link with personal data will be established without your consent.

Of course you can also view our website without cookies. Internet browsers are regularly set to accept cookies. In general, you can disable the use of cookies at any time through the settings of your browser. Please use the help features of your internet browser to find out how to change these settings. Please note that some features of our website may not work if you have disabled the use of cookies.

SSL encryption

To protect the security of your data during transmission, we use state-of-the-art encryption techniques (such as SSL) over HTTPS.

Statistical tracking of visitor access

This website uses Matomo (formerly Piwik), an open-source software for the statistical tracking of visitor access. The data collected by Matomo will not and never be transferred to other servers or passed on to third parties, but used in anonymous form to improve our offer. IP addresses are stored in Matomo without the last two bytes. We know from which network an inquiry came, but not from which computer. You can deactivate the data collection by Matomo by selecting the checkbox at the end of this text. This places a Matomo deactivation cookie in your browser and automatically ignores your visit. By using this website, you consent to the processing of data collected about you by Matomo in the manner and for the purposes set out above.

Change of our privacy policy

We reserve the right to amend this privacy policy to always comply with the latest legal requirements or to implement changes to our services in the privacy policy, e.g. when introducing new services. Your new visit will be subject to the new privacy policy.