Data privacy

Data privacy

The owners of this website take the protection of your personal information very seriously. We treat your personal information confidentially and according to the legal data privacy regulations and this data privacy statement.

The use of our website is normally possible without giving personal information. Insofar as personal data (such as name, address or e-mail address) are collected, this always happens, if possible, on a voluntary basis. This data will not be passed on to any third party without your express permission.

We point out that data transmission via the internet (e.g. when communicating by e-mail) can be subject to security vulnerabilities. An absolutely complete protection of data against access by third parties is not possible.


Websites sometimes use so-called “cookies”. Cookies do not cause any damage to your computer and do not contain viruses. Cookies help to make our internet presence more user-friendly, effective and safer. Cookies are small text files that are deposited on your computer and stored by your browser.

Most of the cookies we use are so-called “session cookies”. They are automatically deleted after your visit. Other cookies remain stored on your device until you delete them. These cookies allow us to recognize your browser again at your next visit.

You can set up your browser to inform you when cookies are set so that you can manually allow cookies case for case, or to accept cookies only in particular cases, or to block all cookies. You can also set that cookies are deleted automatically when the browser is closed. If cookies are blocked, the functionality of this website may be restricted.

Server log files

The provider of the pages automatically collects and saves information in so-called server log files, which your browser automatically sends to us:

    Browser type und version
    Operating system used
    Referrer URL
    Host name of the computer accessing the page 
    Time of the server request

This data cannot be associated with a particular person. This data is not combined with data from another source. We reserve the right to check this data retrospectively, if we become aware of concrete evidence indicating illicit use.

Contact form

When you send requests using our contact form, the details you enter in the form, including the contact information you give there, will be stored by us for the purpose of answering the request and in case of follow-up questions. This data will not be passed on without your permission.

Data privacy statement for the use of Google Analytics

This website uses functionality from the web analysis service Google Analytics. The service is offered by Google, Inc., 1600 Amphitheatre Parkway Mountain View, CA 94043, USA.

Google Analytics uses so-called "cookies”, text files which are saved on your computer and enable analysis of your use of a website. Information on your use of this website generated by the cookie, is generally transferred to a Google server in the USA and saved there.

You can find more information on the handling of user data in Google Analytics, in Google’s Data Privacy and Security statement:

Browser plugin
You can prevent the storage of the cookies by making the corresponding setting in your browser software; we make you aware, however, that in this case you may not be able to use the full scope of the functionality of this website. Furthermore, you can prevent the data generated by the cookie regarding your use of the website (including your IP address) being sent to Google, and also the processing of this data by Google, by downloading and installing the browser plugin available under the following link:

Objection to collection of data
You can prevent collection of your data by Google Analytics by clicking on the following link. An opt-out cookie is then set that prevents the collection of your data on future visits to this website: Deactivate Google Analytics

Disclosure, deletion, blocking

You have at any time the right to obtain free-of-charge information about your personal information stored, its origin and recipient, and the purpose of the data processing, as well as a right to correction, blocking or deletion of this data. For questions about this, or for other questions about personal information, you can contact us at any time under the address given in “Legal notice”.

Objection to advertising mails

We object herewith to the use of our contact data, published here to meet legal requirements, for sending advertising and information that has not been specifically requested. The owners of the site expressly reserve the right to take legal measures in cases of unrequested advertising post, such as spam e-mails.