Data protection declaration
The owners of this website take the protection of your personal data very seriously. We treat your personal information strictly confidential in line with the legal data protection regulations and this data protection declaration.
Use of this website is normally possible without you having to provide your personal data. We only ask you for personal information (for example, name, address or E-mail address), if you agree to it. These data will not be provided to third parties, unless you explicitly agree to this.
We need to point out that data traffic in the internet (for example, communication by E-mail) will not be 100% safe. A completely safe protection of data from access by unauthorized persons is not possible.
Most websites are using so-called cookies. Cookies will not cause any damage to the data on your computer and do not contain any viruses. They are intended to make our website presentation more user friendly, more effective and safer. Cookies are small text files, which are saved to your computer by your browser.
Most of the cookies we use are so-called “session cookies”. After termination of your visit to our website they are automatically deleted. Other cookies remain on your computer, until you delete them. These cookies enable us to recognize your browser upon your next visit to our website.
The provider of this website collects and automatically saves your information from your request-for-information form in so-called server-log files, which are automatically sent to us by your browser. These are:
- browser type and version
- used operating system
- referrer URL
- host name of the accessing computer
- time of the server enquiry
These data cannot be assigned to individual persons. A consolidation of these data with other data sources does not take place. We reserve the right to review these data retroactively, if we have reason to assume that an illegal data use has taken place.
If you ask for information through our contact form, we save the information you listed in this form including your contact information to allow us processing your enquiry and to be able to answer any follow-up questions. These data will not be provided to third parties, unless you explicitly agree to this.
This website uses functions offered by the web analytical service Google Analytics. Supplier of this service is Google Inc., Amphitheatre Parkway, Mountain View, CA 94043, USA.
Google Analytics uses so-called cookies. These are text files that are saved to your computer and allow an analysis of your visit to this website. The information generated by these cookies is transferred to a server in the United States, where it is saved.
You can prevent the storage of these cookies by certain settings in your browser software; however, we must point out that this might not allow you to utilize all functions available with this website. Furthermore, you can prevent Google from the collection, processing and storage of data that are generated by the cookies during your visit to this website. To do so you must download the respective Browser plugin that is available under the following link: https://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout?hl=en
Objection against collection of personal data
You can prevent collection of your data by Google Analytics by clicking on the following link below. This places an opt-out cookie that prevents collection of your personal data on the occasion of future visits to this website: Deactivate Google Analytics.
You can find more information about the handling of user data at Google Analytics in the data protection declaration of Google: https://support.google.com/analytics/answer/6004245?hl=en
Our website uses plug-ins of YouTube, a site owned and operated by Google. This site is managed by YouTube, LLC, 901 Cherry Ave. San Bruno, CA 94066, USA. Whenever you visit one of our website pages that is equipped with a YouTube plugin, a connection to the YouTube servers is created, and the respective YouTube server is informed, which of our sites you have visited.
Whenever you are logged into your YouTube account, you allow YouTube to assign your surf pattern to your personal profile. You can prevent this by logging out of your YouTube account.
You find further information regarding the handling of user data in the data protection declaration of YouTube under the link: https://www.google.de/intl/en/policies/privacy
For safety reasons and to protect the confidentiality of transferred data – like, for example, your enquiries you are addressing to us as owner of this site - our site is using a SSL encryption. You can recognize an encrypted website, when the address line of the browser changes from http:// to http://https://, and when a lock symbol appears in the browser row.
If the SSL encryption is activated, any data you are sending to us cannot be read by third parties.
Your rights for disclosure, deletion and blocking
At any time you have the right to request free-of-charge disclosure regarding your stored personal data, their origin, the data recipient and the purpose of the data use. And you can demand correction, blocking and deletion of these data. To this subject and other questions regarding handling of personal data you can contact us at the address listed in the impressum page of this website.