Data privacy statement

Data privacy

The operator of this website is committed to protecting your personal data. We handle your personal details confidentially, in accordance with legal data protection requirements and this data protection declaration. Generally speaking, you can use our website without providing us with any personal details. If you are asked anywhere on our site for personal details (such as your name, address or email address), you are at liberty to decide whether or not to provide this information, as far as this is possible. These details will not be shared with any third party without your express permission. Please note that data transfer via internet (communicating by email, for example) is always vulnerable. It is not possible to protect data 100% against unauthorised access by a third party.  

Data privacy statement for the use of Google Analytics

This website uses functions of the web analytics service Google Analytics. The provider is Google Inc. 1600 Amphitheatre Parkway Mountain View, CA 94043, USA. Google Analytics uses Cookies. These are text files which are stored on your computer and make it possible to analyse your use of the website. The data generated by the cookie about your use of this website is generally transmitted to the Google server in the USA, where it is stored. If you are located in a member state of the European Union, or another state which is party to the Agreement on the European Economic Area, and you have activated IP anonymisation for this website, your IP address will first be abridged by Google. Only in exceptional cases, your full IP address is transmitted to the Google server in the USA, where it is then abridged. Google uses this information by order of the operator of this website to analyse your use of the website, to compile reports on website activity and to provide further services connected with the use of this website and the Internet to the website operator. The IP address identified on your browser by Google Analytics is not connected to other Google data. You are at liberty to prevent cookies from being stored by adjusting your browser software accordingly. We regret to inform you, however, that you may not be able to make full use of all the functions on this website if you do so. You can also prevent the cookie-generated data about your use of the website (including your IP address) from being passed on to Google and the processing of these data by Google, by downloading and installing the browser plugin available under the following link: tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout;

Data privacy statement for the use of YouTube

Our website uses plugins by the Google-operated site YouTube. The operator of the pages is YouTube LLC, 901 Cherry Ave., San Bruno, CA 94066, USA. If you visit one of our pages with a YouTube plugin, you will be connected to YouTube’s servers. In the process, the YouTube server will be notified which of our pages you have visited. If you are signed into your YouTube account, you allow YouTube to directly associate your surfing habits with your personal profile. You can prevent this by signing out of your YouTube account. For more information about how to deal with user data, see the YouTube Privacy Policy at www.google.de/intl/de/policies/privacy  

Cookies

Some of our web pages make use of “cookies”. Cookies do not damage your computer and contain no viruses. Cookies serve to make our offer more user-friendly, effective and safer. Cookies are small text files which are stored on your computer and which your browser saves. Most of the cookies we use are “session cookies”. They are automatically deleted after your visit. Other cookies remain on your device until you delete them. These cookies allow us to recognise your browser on the next visit. You can configure your browser to inform you about the use of cookies so that you can decide on a case-by-case basis whether to accept or reject a cookie. Alternatively, your browser can be configured to automatically accept cookies under certain conditions or to always reject them, or to automatically delete cookies when closing your browser. The functionality of this website may be restricted when cookies are disabled.