This data protection declaration is intended to inform the users of this website about the type, scope and purpose of the collection and use of personal data by the website operator in accordance with the European Basic Data Protection Regulation.
The operators of these pages take the protection of your personal data very seriously. We treat your personal data confidentially and in accordance with the statutory data protection regulations and this data protection declaration.
The use of our website is usually possible without providing personal data. Personal data, such as names, addresses or e-mail addresses, are always provided on a voluntary basis if possible. Those data will not be passed on to third parties without your explicit consent.
However, we would like to point out that data transmission on the Internet (e.g. communication by e-mail) can be subject to security gaps. A complete protection of data against access by third parties is not possible.
Some of the Internet pages use so-called cookies. Cookies do not damage your computer and do not contain viruses. Cookies serve to make our offer more user-friendly, more effective and safer. Cookies are small text files, stored on your computer by your browser.
Most of the cookies we use are so-called „session cookies“. They are automatically deleted at the end of your visit. Other cookies remain stored on your terminal device until you delete them. These cookies enable us to recognize your browser during your next visit.
You can set your browser so that you are informed when cookies are placed, to individually allow cookies or to generally exclude cookies in certain cases, as well as to activate the automatic deletion of cookies when closing the browser.
The deactivation of cookies may impair the functionality of this website.
The provider of the pages automatically collects and stores information in so-called server log files, which your browser automatically transmits to us. These are:
- Browser type/ browser version
- Used operating system
- Referrer URL
- Hostname of the accessing computer
Time of the server request
These data cannot be assigned to specific persons. This data will not be merged with other data sources. We reserve the right to retrospectively check data if we have concrete indications of illegal use.
If you send us enquiries via the contact form, your details from the enquiry form – including the stated contact data- will be stored for the purpose of processing the enquiry and in the event of follow-up questions. These data will not be passed on without your consent.
If you would like to receive the newsletter offered on the website, we require an e-mail address from you as well as information that allows us to verify that you are the owner of the e-mail address provided, and that you agree to receive the newsletter. Further data will not be collected. We use those data exclusively for the dispatch of the requested information and do not do not transmit them to third parties.
The given permission to the storage of the data, the email address as well as the use of such for the purpose of sending the newsletter can be withdrawn at any time via the “Unsubscribe” link in the newsletter.
This website uses Google Analytics, a website analysis service by Google Inc., 1600 Amphitheatre Parkway Mountain View, CA 94043, USA.
You may prevent the installation of cookies by adjusting the settings of your browser; however, if you do so, you may be unable to use all features of this website. Further, you may prevent the collection of data generated by cookies (including your IP address) and related to the use of this websites as well as the processing of such data by Google by downloading and installing the plug-in here.
Objection to Data Collection
You may prevent the collection of data by Google Analytics by clicking the following link. Doing so, an Opt-Out-Cookie will be placed which prevents future data collection when visiting our website:
Processing of Order Data
We have concluded a contract with Google concerning the processing of order data and fully comply with the strict provisions of Data Protection Authorities when using Google Analytics.
We us the function “Activate IP-Anonymisation”. Through this, your IP-address will be shortened priory within the member states of the European Union or other contractual states of the Treaty on the European Economic Area. Only in exceptional cases your complete IP- address will be transmitted to a server in the U.S.A. and shortened there. Commissioned by the operators of this website, Google will use this information to evaluate your use of the website, to compile reports on website activities for website operators and to provide other services related to website and internet activities. Google will not merged your IP address with any other data held by Google.
Our website integrates functions of the Twitter service. These functions are offered by Twitter Inc., 1355 Market Street, Suite 900, San Francisco, CA 94103, USA. By using Twitter as well as the function “Re-Tweet” websites visited by you are linked to you Twitter account and posted to other users. In doing so, data will be transmitted to Twitter.
Our website uses features of the LinkedIn network. The provider is LinkedIn Corporation, 2029 Stierlin Court, Mountain View, CA 94043, USA. Each time you visit content on our website that contains LinkedIn features, a connection to the servers of LinkedIn will be established. LinkedIn will be informed that you have visited our websites with your IP address. If you click the LinkedIn „Recommend“ button and are logged into your LinkedIn account, LinkedIn will be able to associate your visit to our website with your user account.
Our website uses functions of the network XING. Provider of these functions are the XING AG, Dammtorstrasse 29-32, 20354 Hamburg. On every access to our websites that contain the functions of XING, a connection to the servers of XING will be established. According to our present state knowledge, the storage of person-related data does not take place, especially no IP-addresses will be stored, neither will the usage behaviour be evaluated.
We integrated plugins of the social network Facebook, provider Facebook Inc., 1 Hacker Way, Menlo Park, California 94025, USA, on our website. You can recognize the Facebook plugins by the Facebook logo or the „Like“ button on our page. Find an overview of the Facebook plugins here.
When visiting our pages, the plugin establishes a direct connection between your browser and the Facebook server. Facebook receives the information that you have visited our site with your IP address. When clicking the Facebook „Like“ button while logged into your Facebook account, you can link the content of our pages to your Facebook profile. This allows Facebook to associate your visit on our page with your user account. We would like to point out that, we do not have any knowledge of the content of the data transmitted or its use by Facebook. Further information can be found in Facebook’s data protection declaration, available here.
If you do not want Facebook to be able to assign visits on our website to your Facebook user account, please log out of your Facebook user account.
Information, deletion, blocking
You have the right to free information about your stored personal data at any time. Also, you have the rights to information on the origin, recipients and the purpose of data processing as well as a right to correction, blocking or deletion of this data. In case of questions related to this or other personal data queries, contact us any time at the address given in the imprint .