The administrators of this website take the protection of your personal data very seriously. We treat your personal data in confidence and in accordance with the statutory data protection regulations and this data protection statement.
In general, it is possible to use our website without having to disclose any personal data. Where personal data is collected on our website (for example name, address or email addresses), this is always given on a voluntary basis where possible. This data will not be passed on to third parties without your express consent.
We must point out, that sending data via the internet (for example, via email) may be vulnerable to security breaches. It is impossible to guarantee the complete protection of data from access by third parties.
Data Protection Officer
Most of the cookies we use are known as “session cookies”. These are automatically deleted at the end of your visit. Other cookies may be stored on your device until you delete them. These cookies enable us to recognise your browser next time you visit our site.
It is possible to configure your browser in such a way that you are informed every time a cookie is created and only allow them in individual cases, accept cookies in defined circumstances or refuse them as a general rule. You can also set the browser to automatically delete cookies when your browser closes. Deactivating cookies may limit the functionality of this website.
Server log files
The website provider automatically collects and stores information in the server log files which your browser automatically sends us. This information is:
This data does not relate to individual persons and is not combined with other data sources. We reserve the right to subsequently check this data if indications of improper use are detected.
When you submit enquiries using the contact form, we save the information you provide on this form including your contact data to enable us to process your request and in the event you may have subsequent questions. This data will not be forwarded to third parties without your consent.
Information, deletion, blocking
You have the right, at any time and at no cost, to obtain information on your stored personal data, its origin and recipients and the reason for its processing, plus the right to correct, delete and block this data. Please contact us at the address indicated in the Company Information section if you would like to exercise this right or if you have any further questions on the topic of personal data.
SSL or TLS encryption
This site uses SSL or TLS encryption for security reasons and for the protection of the transmission of confidential content, such as the inquiries you send to us as the site operator. You can recognize an encrypted connection in your browser’s address line when it changes from “https://” to “https://” and the lock icon is displayed in your browser’s address bar.
If SSL or TLS encryption is activated, the data you transfer to us cannot be read by third parties.
Our website uses plug-ins of the YouTube platform, which is operated by Google. The website operator is YouTube, LLC, 901 Cherry Ave., San Bruno, CA 94066, USA.
If you visit a page on our website into which a YouTube plug-in has been integrated, a connection with YouTube’s servers will be established. As a result, the YouTube server will be notified, which of our pages you have visited.
Furthermore, YouTube will be able to place various cookies on your device. With the assistance of these cookies, YouTube will be able to obtain information about our website visitor. Among other things, this information will be used to generate video statistics with the aim of improving the user friendliness of the site and to prevent attempts to commit fraud. These cookies will stay on your device until you delete them.
If you are logged into your YouTube account while you visit our site, you enable YouTube to directly allocate your browsing patterns to your personal profile. You have the option to prevent this by logging out of your YouTube account.
The use of YouTube is based on our interest in presenting our online content in an appealing manner. Pursuant to Art. 6 Sect. 1 lit. f GDPR, this is a legitimate interest.
Our website uses plug-ins of the video portal Vimeo. The provider is Vimeo Inc., 555 West 18th Street, New York, New York 10011, USA.
If you visit one of the pages on our website into which a Vimeo plug-in has been integrated, a connection to Vimeo’s servers will be established. As a consequence, the Vimeo server will receive information as to which of our pages you have visited. Moreover, Vimeo will receive your IP address. This will also happen if you are not logged into Vimeo or do not have an account with Vimeo. The information recorded by Vimeo will be transmitted to Vimeo’s server in the United States.
If you are logged into your Vimeo account, you enable Vimeo to directly allocate your browsing patterns to your personal profile. You can prevent this by logging out of your Vimeo account.
The use of Vimeo is based on our interest in presenting our online content in an appealing manner. Pursuant to Art. 6 Sect. 1 lit. f GDPR, this is a legitimate interest.
Opposition to promotional emails
We hereby expressly prohibit the use of contact data published in the context of website legal notice requirements with regard to sending promotional and informational materials not expressly requested. The website operator reserves the right to take specific legal action if unsolicited advertising material, such as email spam, is received.