The operators of these sites take the protection of your personal data very seriously. We treat your personal data confidentially and in accordance with the statutory data protection regulations as well as this data protection declaration.
Using our website is generally possible without providing any personal data. Insofar as our sites collect personal data (for example, name, address or email address), this information is always provided on a voluntary basis, whenever possible. This data is not forwarded to third parties without your express approval.
Please note that the data transfer on the internet (for example, while communicating on email) can have security loopholes. A seamless data protection against access by third parties is not possible.
The internet sites use the so-called Cookies to some extent. Cookies do not cause any harm to the computer and do not contain any viruses. Cookies enable making our offer more user-friendly, effective and safe. Cookies are small test files that are archived on your computer and that save your browser. Most of the Cookies used by us are the so-called “Session Cookies”. They are automatically deleted at the end of your visit. Other Cookies remain saved on your computer until you delete them. These Cookies enable us to recognise your browser the next time you visit the site. You may set your browser such that it informs you about the Cookies setting and allows you Cookies only on a case-by-case basis, the acceptance of Cookies for specific cases or generally excluding as well as automatic deletion of Cookies while activating the closure of the browser. By deactivating Cookies the functionality of our website can be restricted.
The provider of sites gathers and saves information automatically in the so-called server log files that transfers your browser automatically to us. These are:
1. Browser type/ Browser version
2. operating system used
3. Referrer URL
4. Hostname of the accessing computer
5. Time of server request
This data cannot be assigned to specific persons. An integration of this data with other data sources is not carried out. We reserve the right to inspect this data subsequently if we come to know of any concrete evidence for an illegal use.
When you send us queries by a contact form, your details on the request form including the contact details provided by you there including the IP address shall be saved for the purpose of processing the query and for follow-up questions. This data shall not be passed on without your consent.
This site uses for purposes of security and to protect the transfer of confidential content, such as for example, the requests that you send to us as website operator, an SSL encryption. You can recognize an encrypted connection when the address line of the browser changes from http:// to http:// and a lock symbol appears in your browser line.
If the SSL encryption is activated, the data that you send us cannot be read by third parties.
Right to information, deletion, blocking
You always have the right to information, free of charge, about your saved personal data, the origin and recipients of such data and the purpose of data processing as well as a right to correction, blocking or deletion of this data. For this purpose as well as for any further questions on the issue of personal data, you may contact us at any time at the address given in the Imprint.
Contradiction of promotional emails
We hereby expressly prohibit the use of the contact data published as part of our duty to publish an imprint for the purpose of sending us any advertising or informational materials that we have not expressly requested. The operators of the sites expressly reserve the right to take legal action in the case of transmission of non-solicited advertising material, e.g. spam mail.