Being responsible for this website, we take the protection of your personal data seriously and adhere to the regulations of the data protection laws. Personal data are collected on this website only to the extent technically necessary. Under no circumstances will the collected data be sold or passed on to third parties for other reasons. The following statement gives you an overview of how we ensure this protection and what kind of data is collected for what purpose.
Data processing on this website
This website automatically collects and stores in its server log files information that your browser sends to me. These are:
- browser type/version
- operating system used
- Referrer URL (the previously visited page)
- Host name of the accessing computer (IP address)
- Time of the server request
These data are not assignable to specific persons. A consolidation of these data with other data sources is not made, the data are collected only for the purpose of statistical analysis.
Use of personal data
Personal data are only collected or processed if you provide this information voluntarily, e.g. in the context of an inquiry via the contact form. Unless there are necessary reasons in connection with a business transaction, you may at any time revoke the previously granted permission for your personal data storage with immediate effect in writing (e.g. by e-mail). Your data will not be disclosed to third parties, unless disclosure is required by law.
This website uses WordPress.com-Stats, a tool for statistical analysis of visitor traffic, operated by Automattic Inc, 60 29th Street #343, San Francisco, CA 94110-4929, USA, using tracking technology provided by Quantcast Inc, 201 3rd St, Floor 2, San Francisco, CA 94103-3153, USA. WordPress.com-Stats uses “cookies”, which are text files placed on your computer, to help the website analyze how users use the site. The information generated by the cookie about your use of this website is stored on a server in the USA. The IP address is anonymized immediately after processing and before it is stored. You can prevent the installation of cookies by selecting the appropriate settings on your browser software. However, we would like to point out that in this case you may not be able to use all functions of this website to their full extent. You can object to the collection and use of data by Quantcast with effect for the future by setting an opt-out cookie in your browser at this point by clicking on the link “Click here to opt-out”: http://www.quantcast.com/opt-out. If you delete all cookies on your computer, you must set the opt-out cookie again.
On some of these pages, we use so-called “session cookies” to make it easier for you to use the respective pages. These are small text files that are stored on your hard drive only for the duration of your visit to our website and, depending on the settings of your browser program, are deleted again when you exit the browser. These cookies do not retrieve any information stored about you on your hard drive and do not affect your PC or its files. Most browsers are set to accept cookies automatically. However, you can disable the storage of cookies or set your browser to notify you when cookies are sent.
Security of your data
Your personal data provided to us will be secured by taking all technical as well as organizational security measures so that they are inaccessible to unauthorized third parties. When sending very sensitive data or information, it is recommended to use the postal service, as complete data security cannot be guaranteed by e-mail.
We will answer any questions you may have regarding the processing of your personal data. If you have any questions that this privacy statement could not answer or if you would like more information on any point, please contact us.
We will update this policy from time to time to protect your personal information. You should review this policy occasionally to stay informed about how we are protecting your information and continually improving the content of our website. If we make any material changes to the collection, use and/or disclosure of the personal information you provide to us, we will notify you by placing a prominent notice on the website. By using the Website, you agree to the terms of this Personal Information Protection Policy.