Thank you very much for your interest in our website. The protection of your personal data is very important to us. We would therefore like to take this opportunity to inform you about data protection at our company. As a matter or course, we adhere to the legal provisions of the German Data Protection Act [Datenschutzgesetz – BDSG], the German Telemedia Act [Telemediengesetz – TMG] and other legal provisions regarding data privacy. You can trust us with you personal data. It is encoded by digital safety systems and transferred to us. Thanks to modern technical measures, our website is protected against damage, destruction and unauthorized access in the best possible way.
The Subject of Data Protection
The subject of data protection is personal data. This data refers to details about the personal or material circumstances of a specific or determinable natural person. This includes, for example, details such as name, postal address, e-mail address or telephone number or also usage data such as your IP address.
Use of Data
We agree to use your personal data confidentially and according to statutory data protection regulations and this data privacy statement. If you provide us with personal data, for example by completing our data entry form on our website, we will only collect and process such data to the extent necessary for the establishment, execution and termination of a contractual relationship with you or to protect our legitimate interests. When you visit our website, our web server stores, for example, your IP address, the website from which you visit us, the web pages you visit while on our website and the date and time of your visit, in a log file. The log file on the web server also stores your operating system, browser name and browser version. This essentially anonymous data is stored separately from any personal information provided by you on secure internal systems and cannot be traced back to an individual person. A shortcut to or even the use of linked personal information with anonymous data does not occur.
Our website works with so-called “cookies”, which are small text files that are temporarily stored on the device of the user. A cookie does not contain any viruses. Normally we only use “session cookies”, which are only valid during a given browser session on our website and are automatically deleted after you close the browser window. Otherwise we simply use a cookie for storing the language settings, which only is valid for one day. You can of course also view our website without cookies. If you do not want us to recognize your computer, you can prevent the saving of cookies by changing your settings to “don’t accept cookies”. For full details on how this works, please refer to the instructions provided by your browser manufacturer. However, if you do disable the cookies, you might have restricted access to certain features on our website.
Data Collection through the Use of Google Analytics
ou can refuse the use of Google Analytics by clicking on the following link. An opt-out cookie will be set on the computer, which prevents the future collection of your data when visiting this website: Disable Google Analytics
Further information concerning the terms and conditions of use and data privacy can be found at http://www.google.com/analytics/terms/gb.html or at https://www.google.de/intl/en_uk/policies/. Please note that on this website, Google Analytics code is supplemented by “anonymizeIp” to ensure an anonymized collection of IP addresses (so called IP-masking).
Newsletter Sign-up & Registration for Information Material
On our website you have the opportunity to sign up for our newsletter and to receive information material. The data you provide will not be passed on to third parties and only used for our own advertising purposes. We are always happy to provide you with information about your data stored with us. You may cancel your subscription to the newsletter or the receipt of information material at any time. To do so or to receive information on your data stored with us, please contact: firstname.lastname@example.org
Information about Stored Data
You may, at any time, ask us to correct, block or, if necessary, delete your personal data stored with us and receive information about your stored personal data, including where it came from and who received it. More information can be obtained from the Data Protection Supervisor.