Privacy Statement

The protection and safety of personal details are extremely important to us, which is why we adhere strictly to the rules of the German Data Protection Act (BDSG). The following information explains what kind of details we collect and why.

Data transmission / data logging   

Whenever this site is visited, our web server automatically stores and processes information in a log file. This process is carried out anonymously, and no personal conclusions can be drawn. This information is used only for the purposes of statistical evaluation. It will not be passed on to third parties or used for commercial or non-commercial purposes.  

Use of personal details   

Personal details will only be collected or processed if you agree to us doing so, e.g. in response to a query. Unless there are any reasons in association with a business transaction why you should not do so, you can revoke your consent allowing us to use your personal details with immediate effect in writing (e.g. by email or fax). Your details will not be passed on to third parties unless this is required by law.  

Information, amendment and deletion of your details

You do, of course, have the option to enquire at any time whether we have stored any personal details about you and what they are. You will receive this information immediately. Our contact details are here.   

Changes to these data protection regulations   

We will update these guidelines regarding the protection of your personal details from time to time. If we make any significant changes regarding the collection, use and/or sharing of the personal information provided to us, you will be informed of this by a clearly visible message on the website. By using this website, you declare your acceptance of these guidelines for the protection of personal details.  

Google Analytics

This website uses Google Analytics, a web analysis services of Google Inc. ("Google"). Google Analytics uses so-called "cookies", text files that are stored on your computer and facilitate the analysis of your use of the website. The information created by the cookie regarding your use of the website is usually passed on to a Google server in the USA and stored there. However, if IP anonymisation is activated on this website, Google will first abbreviate IP addresses within member states of the European Union or other contractual countries of the Agreement on the European Economic Area. Only in exceptional cases will the full IP address be passed on to a Google service in the USA and abbreviated there. Google will use this information on behalf of the operator of this website in order to evaluate your use of the website, to compile reports on website activities and to provide the website operator with other services in association with use of the website and Internet. 

The IP address transmitted by your browser for Google Analytics will not be linked to other Google data. You can set your browser software to prevent cookies from being saved, but please note that if you do, you will not be able to make full use of all of the website functions. 

You can also prevent the data created by the cookie (including your IP address) and relating to your use from being collected and processed by Google by downloading and installing the browser plug-in at this link (http://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout?hl=de ).