Declaration of Data Protection

Data Protection

The operator of these pages takes the protection of your private data very seriously. We treat your private data confidentially and in accordance with the legal data protection guidelines as well as with this declaration of data protection.

The use of our web site without the provision of personal data is possible as a rule. To the extent that our pages do record personal data (such as name, address or email addresses), such shall be done on a voluntary basis. This information will not be forwarded to third parties without your express permission.

We would like to point out that the transfer of data on the Internet (such as through email communication) might exhibit gaps in security. Seamless protection of data against access by third parties is not possible.


Some Internet pages use so-called cookies. Cookies do not cause damage to your computer and do not contain virii. Cookies serve to make our service more user-friendly, more effective and more secure. Cookies are small text files that are stored on your computer and that your browser saves.

Most of the cookies that we use are "session cookies". They will be deleted at the end of your visit. Other cookies will remain stored on your end device until you delete them. These cookies allow us to recognize your browser when you return to visit our site.

You can set your browser so that you will be informed about cookies being set and only permit the cookies in individual cases, only accept cookies in specific cases or generally exclude them as well as automatically delete the cookies when the browser is closed. Deactivating cookies may limit the functionality of this web site.

Server Log Files

The provider of the pages will record and save the information that your browser automatically transfers to us in the so-called server log files automatically. This information includes:

  • the type of browser and its version
  • the operating system used
  • the referral URL
  • the host name of the computer accessing
  • the site the time of the server request

This data cannot be associated with a specific person. This data will not be associated with other data sources. We retain the right to examine this subsequently, if we receive concrete indications of illegal usage.

Contact Form

If you send us requests using the contact form, we will store your information from the request including the contact information specified there by you for the purpose of processing the request and for the event of follow-up questions. We will not transfer this data without your agreement.

Newsletter Data

If you would like to receive the newsletter offered by the web site, we will need your email address as well as information that will permit us to check that you are the owner of the specified email address and have agreed to receive the newsletter. Additional data will not be recorded. We use this data exclusively for sending the requested information and will not transfer it to third parties.

You may revoke your agreement for storing the data, the email address and their usage for sending the newsletter at any time, such as by clicking the Unsubscribe link in the newsletter.

Declaration of Data Protection for the Use of Google Analytics

This web site uses the features of the web analysis service, Google Analytics. The service provider is Google Inc. 1600 Amphitheatre Parkway Mountain View, CA 94043, USA. Google Analytics uses so-called cookies. These are text files that will be stored on your computer and make the analysis of your use of the web site possible. As a rule, the information generated by the cookies about your usage of this web site will be transmitted to a Google server in the USA and stored there.

In the event that IP anonymization has been enabled on this site, your IP address will however first be shortened by Google in the member states of the European Union or in other countries that have signed the European Economic Community treaty. The full IP address will only be transferred to a Google server in the USA in exceptional cases and shortened there. On behalf of the operator of this web site, Google will use this information for assessing your usage of the web site, compiling reports about web site activities and providing additional services in connection with the usage of web sites and the Internet for the web site operator. The IP address provided by your browser as part of Google Analytics will not be associated with other data from Google.

You may prevent the storage of the cookies through a corresponding setting of your browser software, however, we point out that in this case you cannot use all of the features of this web site to their full extent under some circumstances. You may furthermore prevent the acquisition of the data generated by cookies and related to your use of the web site (including your IP address) by Google as well as processing of this data by Google, by downloading and installing the browser plug-in available from the following link:

Registration on this Web Site

You can register on our web site in order to use additional features on the pages. We will only use the data entered for the purpose of using the respective offer or service for which you registered.

We will use the email address specified during registration for important changes such as the scope of offers and services or for technically necessary changes in order to inform you in this manner.

Processing Data (customer and contract data)

We record, process and use private data only to the extent that it is required for the establishment, content design or modification of the legal relationship (master data). We only record, process and use private data about the use of our Internet site (usage data) to the extent that it is required for allowing the user to use the service or for invoicing purposes.