Scope of data collection and data storage
As a rule, our website can be used without any personal data having to be provided. You do not need to provide personal data to use our website for information purposes only. In this case, the provider automatically collects and stores information in what are known as server log files that your browser automatically transfers to us.
This information comprises:
- Browser type/browser version
- Operating system used
- Referrer URL
- Host name of the computer making the access
- Time of the server request
- The loading time of our website
This data cannot be assigned to specific persons. This data is not merged with other data sources. We reserve the right to review this data retrospectively if we become aware of concrete indications of unlawful use.
When you visit our website for information purposes, we collect and process this data in a non-personalized form to enable basic use of the web pages you access, to improve our website, and for statistical purposes. No personalized analysis is performed.
Where personal data (such as name, address, or email address) is collected, this is done on a voluntary basis as far as possible. This data may not be passed to third parties without your express consent.
Please note that data transfer on the internet, e.g., via email by using contact details published due to the obligation to provide a legal notice, may pose security issues. Seamless protection of data against access by third parties is not possible.
Right to object and right of access to information
You have the right to be provided at any time and free of charge with information about personal data concerning you stored by us, its source, recipients, purpose of the data processing, and, where relevant, a right to rectification, blocking, or erasure of this data.
You can configure your browser to notify you when cookies are set so you can accept cookies only in individual cases, exclude the acceptance of cookies in specific cases or generally, and also activate the automatic deletion of cookies when your browser is closed. Deactivating cookies may limit the functionality of this website.
This website uses functions of the web analysis service Google Analytics. The provider of this service is Google Inc., 1600 Amphitheatre Parkway, Mountain View, CA 94043, USA.
Google Analytics uses what are known as cookies, text files that are saved on your computer and enable an analysis of your use of the website. The information generated by the cookie about the use of this website by the users is usually transferred to servers of Google Inc. in the USA and stored there.
Google uses this information on behalf of the operator of this website to analyze the usage of the website by the users, to compile reports on website activity, and to provide further services connected to the use of the website and internet for the benefit of the website operator. Your browser’s IP address transmitted by Google Analytics will not be merged with any other data of Google Inc.
As a user, you can prevent the saving of cookies by making a corresponding setting in your browser software; however, note that in this case you may not be able to use the full functionality of this website. Further, by downloading and installing the browser plug-in available from the following link, you can prevent the information generated by the cookie about your use of the website (including your IP address) from being transmitted to and processed by Google:
Alternatively, you can object to the use of your data at any time by using an opt-out cookie.
By using this website, you declare your consent to the data collected about you being processed by Google Analytics as described above and for the above purpose.
Social media plug-ins
We do not deploy any social media plug-ins.
Objection to advertising emails
Contact details published as part of the obligation to provide a legal notice must not be used for the purpose of sending unsolicited advertising and information material. The operators of this site expressly reserve the right to take legal steps if unsolicited advertising material is sent, such as via spam mails.