Definitions of the terms used (e.g. "personal data" or "processing") can be found in Art. 4 GDPR.
We, the website operator or website provider, collect data on website access on the basis of our legitimate interests (see Art. 6 para. 1(f) GDPR) and save these as "server log files" on the server of the website. The following data is logged:
The server log files are stored for a maximum of 7 days and then deleted. The storage of the data is done for security reasons, e. g. to clarify cases of abuse. If data must be saved for reasons of proof, they are excluded from deletion until the incident has been definitively clarified.
If you do not want to save range-measuring cookies on your device, you may object to the use of these files here:
Popular browsers include the preference option of not allowing cookies. Note: There is no guarantee that you will be able to access all features of this website without restrictions if you change the relevant settings.
Collection and processing of personal data
The website operator collects, uses, and transfers your personal data only if this is permitted by law or if you consent to the collection of data.
Personal information is all information that is used to identify your person and which can be traced back to you - such as your name, email address and telephone number.
You can also visit this website without giving any personal information. To improve our online offer, however, we (without personal reference) store your access data on this website. This access data includes, for example, the file you requested or the name of your Internet service provider. Due to the anonymization of the data, conclusions about your person are not possible.
We process personal data such as first name, last name, IP address, e-mail address, place of residence, postal code and contents from the contact form.
We process personal data only after express permission of the users concerned and in compliance with the applicable data protection regulations.
The processing of personal data is based on our legitimate interest in fulfilling our contractually agreed services and to optimize our online services.
Handling contact information
If you contact us as a website operator through the offered contact options, your details will be stored so that they can be used to process and answer your request. Without your consent, this data will not be disclosed to third parties.
Dealing with comments and contributions
If you leave a post or comment on this website, your IP address will be saved. This is done on the basis of our legitimate interests within the meaning of Art. 6 para. 1(f) GDPR and serves the security of us as a website operator. If your comment violates applicable law, we can be prosecuted, which is why we have an interest in the identity of the commentator or contribution author.
Due to our legitimate interests, this website uses the "Google Analytics" service offered by Google Inc. (1600 Amphitheatre Parkway Mountain View, CA 94043, USA), for the optimization and analysis of our online offer within the meaning of Art. 6 para. 1(f) GDPR The service (Google Analytics) uses "cookies" - text files that are stored on your device. The information collected by the cookie is usually sent to a Google server in the US and stored there.
Google LLC complies with European data protection law and is certified under the Privacy Shield Agreement: https://www.privacyshield.gov/participant?id=a2zt000000001L5AAI&status=Active
On this website IP anonymization is applied. The IP address of the users is shortened within the member states of the EU and the European Economic Area and in the other contracting states of the agreement. Only in specific cases, is the IP address first transferred unabridged to the United States to a Google server and shortened there. This reduction eliminates the personal reference of your IP address. The user's IP address provided by the browser will not be combined with other data stored by Google.
As part of the agreement for the contracted data agreement, which we have established as a website operator with Google Inc., the company uses the information collected to compile an evaluation of website usage and website activity and provides services related to the use of the internet.
The data collected by Google on our behalf will be used to evaluate the use of our online offering by individual users, e.g. to generate activity reports of the website to help improve our online offering.
You have the option to prevent the storage of cookies on your device by making the appropriate settings in your browser. There is no guarantee that you will be able to access all functions of this website without restrictions if your browser does not allow cookies.
Furthermore, you can use a browser plug-in to prevent the information collected by cookies (including your IP address) from being sent to Google Inc. and used by Google Inc. The following link leads you to the corresponding plugin: https://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout?hl=de
Here's more information on data usage by Google Inc.:
Use of social media plugins from Facebook
Due to our legitimate interest in the analysis, optimization and operation of our online services (within the meaning of Art. 6 para. 1(f) GDPR), this website uses the Facebook social plug-in, which is operated by Facebook Inc. ( 1 Hacker Way, Menlo Park, California 94025, USA). Recognizable are the incorporations of the Facebook logo or of the terms "Like" and "Share" in the colours of Facebook (blue and white). Information on all Facebook plug-ins can be found via the following link: https://developers.facebook.com/docs/plugins/
Facebook Inc. complies with European data protection law and is certified under the Privacy Shield Agreement: https://www.privacyshield.gov/participant?id=a2zt0000000GnywAAC&status=Active
The plugin creates a direct connection between your browser and the Facebook servers. The website operator has no influence whatsoever on the nature and extent of the data transmitted by the plugin to the Facebook Inc. servers. Information can be found here: https://www.facebook.com/help/186325668085084
The plugin informs Facebook Inc. that you have visited this website as a user. There is the possibility that your IP address will be saved. If you are logged into your Facebook account while visiting this website, the information will be linked to it.
If you use the functions of the plugin - for example by sharing or "liking" - the relevant information will also be transmitted to Facebook Inc.
If you want to prevent that Facebook Inc. associates this information with your Facebook account, please log out of Facebook before visiting this website and delete your stored cookies. Through your Facebook profile, you can make additional settings for data processing regarding advertising purposes or you may object to the use of your data for advertising purposes. You can find the settings here:
The website operator offers you a newsletter in which the website operator informs you about current events and offers. If you would like to subscribe to the newsletter, you must enter a valid e-mail address. If you subscribe to the newsletter, you agree to the reception of the newsletter and the explained procedures.
Cancellation and unsubscribing: You can revoke your consent to receive the newsletter at any time and thus cancel the newsletter subscription. After your cancellation, the deletion of your personal data takes place. Your consent to the newsletter being sent to you, expires at the same time. At the end of each newsletter you can find the link to unsubscribe.
Rights of the user
As a user, you have the right to receive, on request, free information about which personal data has been stored about you. You also have the right to correct false data and to restrict or delete your personal information. If applicable, you can also claim your right to data portability. If you believe your data has been processed unlawfully, you can file a complaint with the appropriate regulatory agency.
Deletion of data
If your request does not conflict with a legal obligation to store data (e.g. data retention laws), you are entitled to delete your data. Data stored by us, if they are no longer necessary for their purpose and there are no legal retention periods, will be deleted at your request. If deletion cannot be carried out because the data is required for legal purposes, data processing will be restricted. In this case, the data is locked and not processed for any other purpose.
Users of this website can exercise their right of objection and object to the processing of their personal data at any time.