Privacy Policy

The operators of this website take the protection of your personaldata very seriously. We treat your personaldata as confidential and in accordance withthe statutory data protection regulations, as well as this data protection declaration.

It is normally possible to use our website without providing any personal data. Where personal data (for example, name, address or email address) is collectedon our website, this is, where possible, always provided on a voluntary basis. This information shall not be disclosedto third parties without your explicit consent.

Please note that data transmitted via the Internet (e.g. via email communication) may be subject to security breaches. It is not possible to fully protect data from third-party access.

Google Analytics

This website uses Google Analytics, a web analysis service. Thisis operatedby Google Inc., 1600 Amphitheatre Parkway, Mountain View, CA 94043, USA.

Google Analytics uses 'cookies'. These are text files that are stored on your computer and enable an analysis of your use of the website. The information generated by the cookie about your use of this website is usually transmitted to a Google server in the USA and stored there.

Google Analytics cookies are storedon the basis ofArt. 6 para. 1lit. f, GDPR. The website operator has a legitimate interest in analysing user behaviour in order tooptimise both its website and its advertising.

IP anonymisation

We have activated the IP anonymisation feature on this website. Your IP address will be truncated by Googlewithin the European Union or other parties to the Agreement on the European Economic Area prior totransmission to the United States. Only in exceptional cases will the full IP address be transferred to a Google server in the USA and truncated there. Google will use this information on behalf of the operator of this website to evaluate your use of the website, to compile reports on website activity, and to provide other services regarding website activity and internet usage for the website operator. The IP address transmitted by your browser as part of Google Analytics will not be mergedwith any other data held by Google.

Browser plugin

You can prevent cookies from being stored by selecting the appropriate settings in your browser; however, we wish to point out that by doing so, you may not be able to enjoy the full functionality of this website. Furthermore, you can prevent the collection of data generated by the cookie and related to the usage of the website (incl. your IP address) and the processing of the data by Google by downloading and installing the browser plugin available under the following link:  https://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout?hl=de.

Objecting to the collection of data

You can prevent the collection of your data by Google Analytics by clicking on the following link. An opt-out cookie will be setthat prevents your data from being collected on future visits to this site: Google Analytics.

More information on how Google Analytics handles user data can be foundin Google's privacy policy: https://support.google.com/analytics/answer/6004245?hl=en.

Order data processing

We have entered into an agreement with Google for the outsourcing of our data processing and fully implement the strict requirements of the German data protection authorities when using Google Analytics.

Demographic data collection by Google Analytics

This website uses Google Analytics' demographic features. Thisallows reports to be generatedcontaining statements about the age, gender, and interests of site visitors. This data comes from interest-based advertising from Google and third-party visitor data. This collected data cannot be attributedto any specific individual person. You can disable this feature at any time by adjusting the ads settings in your Google account, oryou can generally forbid the collection of your data by Google Analytics as described in the section "Refusal of data collection".

Google Fonts

For uniform representation of fonts, this page uses web fonts provided by Google. When you open a page, your browser loads the required web fonts into your browser cache in order to display texts and fonts correctly.

When you call up a page of our website which contains a social plugin, your browser makes a direct connection with Google servers. Google is therefore aware that our web page was accessed via your IP address. The use of Google Web fonts is done in the interest of a uniform and appealing presentation of our website. This constitutes a justified interest pursuant to Art. 6 para. 1 letter f DSGVO.

If your browser does not support web fonts, a standard font applied by your computer.

Wenn Ihr Browser Web Fonts nicht unterstützt, wird eine Standardschrift von Ihrem Computer genutzt.

Further information about Google Web Fonts can be found at https://developers.google.com/fonts/faq  and in Google's privacy policy: https://www.google.com/policies/privacy/.

Cookies

Some of our webpagesuse cookies. Cookies do not harm your computer and do not contain any viruses. Cookies help make our website more user-friendly, efficient, and secure. Cookies are small text files that are stored on your computer and saved by your browser.

Most of the cookies we use are so-called "session cookies". They are automatically deletedafter your visit. Other cookies remain in your device's memory until you delete them. These cookies allow us to recognise your browser when you visit the site again.

You can configure your browser to inform you about the use of cookies so that you can decide to accept or reject each cookie. Alternatively, your browser can automatically accept cookies under certain conditions or always reject them, and you can also tell it to automatically delete cookies when closing your browser. Disabling cookies may limit the functionality of this website.

Server log files

The website provider automatically collects and stores information that your browser automatically transmits to us in "server log files". These are:

• Browser type and browser version
• Operating system
• Referrer URL
• Host nameof the accessing computer
• Time of the server request

This data cannot be used to identify specific people. This data is not combined with data from other sources. We reserve the right to retrospectively examine this log data in the event of concrete evidence of illegal activity.

Contact Form

Should you send us questions via the contact form, we will collect the data entered on the form, including the contact details you provide, in order toanswer your question and any follow-up questions. We do not share this data without your permission.

YouTube

Our website uses plugins from YouTube, which is operated by Google. The operator of these pages is YouTube LLC, 901 Cherry Ave., San Bruno, CA 94066, USA. If you visit one of our pages featuring a YouTube plugin, a connection to the YouTube servers is established. Here the YouTube server is informed about which of our pages you have visited.

If you're logged in to your YouTube account, YouTube allows you to associate your browsing behaviour directly with your personalprofile. You can prevent this by logging out of your YouTube account.

Further information on the handling of user data can be foundin YouTube's privacy policy at: https://www.google.de/intl/de/policies/privacy

SSL encryption

This site uses SSL encryption for security reasons and for the protection of the transmission of confidential content, such as the enquiries you send to me as the site operator. You can recognise an encrypted connection in your browser's address line when it changes from "http://" to "https://" and by the lock icon in your browser line.

When SSL encryption is activated, the data you transfer to us cannot be readby third parties

Right to information, deletion, blocking

You have the right to be provided at any time with information free of charge about any of your personaldata that is storedas well as its origin, the recipient and the purpose for which it has been processed. You also have the right to have this data corrected, blocked or deleted. You can contact us at any time using the address given in our legal notice if you have further questions on the topic of personal data.

Source reference:  eRecht24Google Analytics Datenschutzerklärung

 

For more information about terms of use and privacy, see https://www.google.com/analytics/terms/de.html or https://www.google.de/intl/de/policies/