data protection policies

Data protection

The operators of these pages take the protection of your personal data very seriously. We treat your personal data
confidentially and in accordance with the statutory data protection regulations and this privacy policy.

The use of our website is usually possible without providing personal information. As far as on our sides personal data (for example name, address or E-Mail addresses) are raised, this takes place as far as possible on a voluntary base. These data will not be disclosed to third parties without your explicit consent.

Please note that data transmission over the Internet (for example, when communicating via e-mail) may have security vulnerabilities. A complete protection of the data from access by third parties is not possible.


The internet pages partly use so-called cookies. Cookies do not harm your computer and do not contain viruses. Cookies serve to make our offer more user-friendly, effective and secure. Cookies are small text files that are stored on your computer and stored by your browser.

Most of the Cookies we use are so-called “session cookies”. They are automatically deleted after your visit. Other Cookies remain stored on your device until you delete them. These Cookies allow us to recognize your browser the next time you visit.

You can set your browser so that you are informed about the setting of Cookies and allow Cookies only in individual cases, the acceptance of Cookies for certain cases or generally exclude and enable the automatic deletion of Cookies when closing the browser. Disabling Cookies may limit the functionality of this website.


The provider of the pages automatically collects and stores information in so-called Server-Log Files, which your browser automatically transmits to us. They are:

  • Browser type and browser version
  • Used operating system
  • Referrer URL
  • Hostname of the accessing computer
  • Time of the server request

These data can not be assigned to specific persons. A merge of this data with other data sources will not be done. We reserve the right to check this data retrospectively, if we become aware of specific indications for illegal use.

Contact form

If you send us inquiries via the contact form, your details will be stored in the form, including the contact details you provided there, in order to process the request and in case of follow-up questions. We will not share this information without your consent.

Newsletter data

If you would like to receive the newsletter offered on the website, we need an E-mail address from you, as well as information that allows us to verify that you are the owner of the specified E-mail address and that you agree to receive the newsletter, Further data is not collected. We use this data exclusively for the delivery of the requested information and do not pass it on to third parties.

The granted consent to the storage of the data, the E-mail address and their use for sending the newsletter can be revoked at any time, for example via the “unsubscribe” link in the newsletter.

Privacy Policy for the use of WassUp Real Time Analytics

This website uses the WordPress plugin WassUp Real Time Analytics to statistically analyze visitor traffic.

WassUp Real Time Analytics uses Cookies, which are stored on your computer and allow an analysis of the use of the website. The information collected through the cookies about the use of this website is stored on our servers. Your IP address will be anonymized after processing and before storage.

You can set your Internet browser so that you are informed about the setting of Cookies and Cookies only in individual cases they allow the acceptance of Cookies for certain cases or generally exclude and activate the automatic deletion of Cookies when closing the browser. If you disable cookies, the functionality of the website may be limited.

Privacy Policy for the use of WP-SlimStat

This website uses WP-SlimStat (, a web analytics service. WP-SlimStats uses so-called “Cookies”, text files that are stored on your computer and that allow an analysis of the use of the website by you. The IP address is shortened in this case, that means  parts of the IP-Address are removed to prevent a clear assignment. We use this information to evaluate the use of our websites. This information will not be disclosed to third parties. You can prevent the installation of Cookies by setting them in your browser software.

Google Analytics

This website uses functions of the web analytics service Google Analytics. Provider is the Google Inc., 1600 Amphitheatre Parkway Mountain View, CA 94043, USA.

Google Analytics uses so-called “Cookies”. These are text files that are stored on your computer and that allow an analysis of the use of the website by you. 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.


We have activated the function IP-Anonymization on this website. This will make your IP-Address shortened by Google within Member States of the European Union or other parties to the Agreement on the European Economic Area prior to submission to the US. Only in exceptional cases will the full IP-Address be sent to a Google server in the US and shortened there. On behalf of the operator of this website, Google will use this information to evaluate your use of the website to provide reports of the website activity and to provide other services related website usage and internet usage to the website operator. The IP-Address provided by Google Analytics not be merged with other Google data.

Browser Plugin

You can prevent the storage of Cookies by a corresponding setting of your browser software; however, please note that if you do this, you may not be able to use all the features of this website to the fullest extent possible. In addition, you may prevent the collection by Google of the data generated by the Cookie and related to your use of the website (including your IP-Address) as well as the processing of this data by Google downloading and install of the browser plug-in available under the following link:

Opposition to data collection

You can prevent the collection of your data by Google Analytics by clicking on the following link. An Opt-Out -Cookie will be set to prevent your data from being collected on future visits to this site: Click here to deactivate Google Analytics

For more information on how to handle user data on Google Analytics, please refer to the Google Privacy Policy:

Order processing

We have entered into a contract data processing agreement with Google and fully implement the strict requirements of the German data protection authorities when using Google Analytics.

Demographics in Google Analytics

This website uses the demographics feature of Google Analytics. As a result, reports can be produced that contain statements on the age, gender and interests of the site visitors. This data comes from interest-based advertising from Google and third-party visitor data. This data can not be assigned to a specific person. You can disable this feature at any time through the ad settings in your Google Account, or Google Analytics collects your data as described in “Opposition to
Data collection” generally prohibited.


This site uses SSL encryption for security reasons and to protect the transmission of sensitive content, such as the requests you send to us as the site operator. An encrypted connection can be recognized by the browser’s address bar of “http://” auf “https://” changes and the lock icon in your browser bar.

If SSL-Encryption is enabled, the data you submit to us can not be read by third parties.

Right to information, cancellation, blocking

At any time you have the right to free information about your stored personal data, their origin and recipient and the purpose of the data processing and a right to correct, block or delete this data. For further information on personal data you can contact us at any time at the address given in the imprint.