General privacy statement
The protection and security of personal data has a high priority with us. Therefore, we strictly adhere to the rules of the General Data Protection Regulation (DSGVO). Below, you will be informed about what kind of data is collected and for what purpose.
Data transmission / data logging
When this page is visited, the web server automatically records log files, which cannot be allocated to a specific person. This data includes, e.g., the browser type and version, the used operating system, the referrer URL (the previously visited site), IP address of the inquiring computer, the access date and time of the server query and the file request of the client (file name and URL). This data is only collected for the purpose of statistical evaluation. It is not shared with third parties for commercial or non-commercial purposes.
Use of personal data
Personal data is only collected or processed if you provide this information voluntarily, e.g. within the scope of an inquiry. If there are no essential reasons in relation to a business transaction, you can revoke your previously given permission for saving your personal data in writing (e.g. via e-mail or fax), effective immediately. Your data will not be shared with third parties unless required by legal regulations.
Disclosure, modification and deletion of your data
In accordance with current law, you can ask us in writing at any time whether we have saved any personal data about you and what this is. You will promptly receive corresponding notification.
Security of your data
Your personal data which is made available to us is secured by taking all technical and organizational security measures such that unauthorized third parties do not have access. When sending us very sensitive data or information, it is recommended to do this by mail, since complete data security via e-mail cannot be guaranteed.
Your rights as an affected person
You can exercise the following rights under the given contact data of our data protection officer:
• Information about your data that we have saved and its processing
• Correction of incorrect personal data
• Deletion of your data that we have saved
• Restriction of data processing if we may not yet delete your data due to legal obligations
• Objection to the processing of your data by us
• Data portability, assuming you have consented to data processing or have concluded a contract with us.
If you have given us your consent, you can revoke this at any time with future effect. You can submit a complaint to the responsible authorities at any time. Your responsible regulatory authority is based on the federal state of your residence, work or suspected infringement. A list of the regulatory authorities (for the private sector) with addresses can be found at: https://www.bfdi.bund.de/DE/Infothek/Anschriften_Links/anschriften_links-node.html.
Note regarding Google Analytics
This website uses Google Analytics, a web analysis service from Google Inc. ("Google"). Google Analytics uses so-called "cookies", text files, which are saved on your computer and make it possible to analyze your use of the website. The information generated by the cookie about your use of this website are usually transmitted to a Google server in the USA and saved there. More information about the handling of user data with Google Analytics can be found in Google's privacy statement: https://support.google.com/analytics/answer/6004245?hl=de
We use the "IP anonymization activation" function on this website. With this, however, your IP address is truncated beforehand by Google within member states of the European Union or in other contract states of the agreement across the European Economic Area. Only in exceptional cases is the full IP address transferred to a Google server in the USA and truncated there. On behalf of the operating company of this website, Google uses this information to evaluate your use of the website in order to compile reports about website activities and to perform other services having to do with website and Internet use for the website operating company. The IP address transmitted from your browser in the scope of Google Analytics is not merged with other data from Google.
Contract data processing
We have concluded a contract for contract data processing with Google and completely implement the strict requirements of German data protection authorities for the use of Google Analytics.
You can prevent the storage of cookies with the corresponding setting in your browser software; we want to point out to you, however, that you might not be able to utilize the full scope of this website in this case. Furthermore, you can prevent the collection of the data generated by the cookie and relating to your utilization of the website (including your IP address) to Google as well as the processing of this data by Google by downloading and installing the browser plug-in available under the following link: https://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout?hl=de
On some of our pages, we use so-called "session cookies", in order to make it easier for you to use our websites. Here, this involves small text files, which are only stored on your hard disk for the duration of your visit at our website and are deleted again when the browser is closed, depending on the settings of your browser program. These cookies do not retrieve any stored information about you from your hard disk and do not compromise your PC or your files. Most browsers are set such that they automatically accept cookies. You can deactivate the storage of cookies, however, or set your browser so that it lets you know when cookies are sent.
Server log files
The provider of the pages gathers and saves information automatically in so-called "server log files", which your browser transmits to us automatically. These include:
• Browser type/browser version
• Used operating system
• Referrer URL
• Host name of the accessing computer
• Time of the server query
This data cannot be allocated to a specific person. This data is not merged with other data sources. We reserve the right to check this data retrospectively if concrete indications of illegal use becomes known.
This website uses SSL encryption for reasons of security and for protecting the transmission of confidential content, such as queries you send us as website operator. An encrypted connection can be recognized by the address line of the browser changing from "http://" to "https://" and the lock symbol in your browser line. If SSL encryption is activated, the data you transmit to us cannot be read by third parties.
If you send queries to us using the contact form, your information from the query form, including the contact data specified by you there for the purpose of processing the query and for the case of later questions, will be saved by us. We will not share this data without your consent.
This website uses Google Maps API to visually show geographical information. When using Google Maps, Google also gathers, processes and uses data about the use of the map functions by the visitor. More detailed information about the data processing by Google can be found in the Google privacy notice. There, you can also change your personal privacy settings in the privacy center.
We incorporate the maps from the "Google Maps" service of the provider Google LLC, 1600 Amphitheatre Parkway, Mountain View, CA 94043, USA.
Privacy statement: https://www.google.com/policies/privacy/,
In order to correctly illustrate our content in a visually appealing way, we use script libraries and font libraries on this website, such as Google Webfonts (https://www.google.com/webfonts/).Google Webfonts are transmitted to the cache of your browser to prevent multiple loading. If the browser does not support Google Webfonts or prohibits access, the content is displayed in a standard font.
We incorporate the fonts ("Google Fonts") of the provider Google LLC, 1600 Amphitheatre Parkway, Mountain View, CA 94043, USA.
Privacy statement: https://www.google.com/policies/privacy/,
We will update these guidelines for protecting your personal data from time to time. You should occasionally look at these guidelines to stay up to date about how we protect your data and constantly improve the content of our website. If we should make major changes in how we collect, utilize and/or share the personal data you make available to us, we will make you aware of this with a clear and visible notice on the website. By using the website, you declare your consent with the conditions of these directives for the protection of your personal data.
Questions for the privacy officer
If you have questions about privacy, please write us an e-mail or contact the person responsible for data protection in our organization directly: