Data privacy

The operators of this website take the protection of your personal data very seriously. We assure you that your personal data will be treated confidentially and in accordance with the statutory data protection regulations as well as this privacy policy.
The use of our website is usually possible without providing personal information. Whenever personal information (such as names, addresses or email addresses) is collected on our website, it will, as far as possible, be on a voluntary basis. This data will not be passed on to third parties without your explicit permission.
We would like to point out that the transfer of data over the Internet (for example, when communicating by email) may present security risks. It is not possible to protect such data completely against access by third parties.

Data protection policy for the use of Google Analytics
This website uses Google Analytics, a web analytics service. The provider is Google Inc. 1600 Amphitheatre Parkway Mountain View, CA 94043, USA. Google Analytics uses so-called “cookies”. These are text files that are saved on your computer and allow your use of the website to be analysed. The information on the use of this site generated by this cookie is generally transmitted to a Google server in the USA where it is saved.
If IP anonymisation is activated on this website, your IP address will be truncated within member states of the European Union or other parties to the Agreement on the European Economic Area. Only in exceptional cases will the full 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, for compiling reports on website activity, and for providing other services regarding website activity and Internet usage to the website operator. Google will not link the IP address transferred by your browser within the scope of Google Analytics with any other data held by Google.
You can prevent the use of cookies by selecting the appropriate settings on your browser; however, we would like to point out that if you do this, you may not be able to access all the functions provided on this website. Furthermore, you can prevent the collection of data generated by the cookie and related to the usage of the website (incl. your IP address) and the processing of the data by Google by
downloading and installing the browser add-on available under the following link: http://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout?hl=en

Cookies
Internet sites use cookies in part. Cookies do not harm your computer and do not contain viruses. They serve to make our website more user-friendly, efficient and secure. Cookies are small text files that are stored on your computer and saved by your browser.
Most of the cookies we use are ‘session cookies’. They are automatically deleted after your visit. Other cookies remain in the memory of your device until you delete them. These cookies allow us to recognise your browser on your next visit.
You can configure your browser to inform you about the use of cookies, so that you can decide in each case whether to accept or reject a cookie. Alternatively, your browser can be configured to automatically accept cookies under certain conditions or always reject them, as well as to automatically delete cookies when closing your browser. If cookies are deactivated, the functionality of this website may be restricted.

Contact form
If you send us a question via the contact form, we will collect the data given in the request form and the contact details that you provided to help answer your question and any follow-up questions. This data will not be passed on without your permission.