Data protection

The use of our website is generally possible without providing personal information. Insofar as personal data are collected on our site (for example, name, address or e-mail addresses), then this will be on a voluntary basis as much as possible. This data will not be forwarded to third parties without your express consent.

We draw your attention to the fact that data transmission over the Internet (for example, when communicating by e-mail) may involve gaps in security. It is not possible to protect such data completely against access by third parties.

We hereby expressly prohibit the use by third parties of the contact data published as part of our duty to publish a legal disclaimer for the purpose of sending us any advertising or informational materials that we have not expressly requested. The operators of the website expressly reserve the right to take legal steps in the event of unsolicited sending of advertising information, such as through spam mail.

Data protection declaration for the use of Google Analytics

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 in order to help the website analyse how you 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. However, if IP anonymisation is activated on this website your IP address will first be truncated within the geographical area of the member states of the European Union or other parties to the Agreement on the European Economic Area.

Only in exceptional cases will your complete IP address be transferred to a Google server in the USA and truncated there. On behalf of the operator of this website, Google will use this information for the purpose of evaluating your use of the website, compiling reports on website activity for the website operator and for providing other services relating to website activity and Internet usage. Google will not correlate your IP address – which is transmitted by your browser in the context of Google Analytics – with any other data held by Google.

You can prevent the installation of cookies by selecting the appropriate settings in your web browser software; however we draw your attention to the fact that if you do this you may not be able to use the full functionality of this website. You can furthermore prevent the data relating to your usage of the website (including your IP address) that is generated by the cookie from being tracked and processed by Google by downloading and installing the browser plugin which is available at the following link: http://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout?hl=de.

Objecting to data collection

You can prevent Google Analytics from capturing your data by clicking on the following link. An opt-out cookie is set which prevents your data from being captured the next time you visit this website: Deactivate Google Analytics.

Information, deletion, blocking

You have the right at any time to receive information at no charge regarding your stored personal data, its origin and recipients, and the purpose for which your personal data is processed, as well as a right to have your personal data corrected, blocked, or deleted. In this regard, or if you have questions concerning personal data, you can contact us at any time via the address of the website operator specified in the Legal Notice.