Data Privacy

Wherever personal data is collected, these are never passed on to third parties, either for commercial or for any other purposes. The following statement is made to provide you with an overview of what kind of data is collected, why they are collected and how we ensure that they are protected.

Google Analytics

This website uses Google Analytics, a web analysis service provided by Google Inc. (“Google”). Google Analytics uses so-called “cookies”, i.e. text files which are stored on your computer and allow you to carry out an analysis of how often your website is visited. Any information on your use of this web site (including your IP address) as collected using the cookie is sent to a server operated by Google in the USA, where it is then stored. Google will use this information to evaluate your use of the website, to compile reports on the website activities for website operators and to provide other services related to use of the site and the internet. Google, too, will only pass on this information to third parties if this is required by law or if third parties have been commissioned to process these data for Google. On no account will Google link your IP address with other Google data. You can prevent cookies being saved on your computer by making an appropriate setting on your browser software; however we must point out that you may not be able to fully utilise all functions of this website if you disable the use of cookies.

Data processing on this internet site

In our server log files, we automatically collect and save the following information sent to us by your browser.

  • Type/version of browser
  • Operating system used
  • Referrer URL (the previously visited page)
  • Host name of the computer accessing the page (IP address)
  • Time of server request

This data contains no references of a personal nature. In the case of static IP addresses which allow a relationship to a person to be established, the data is still handled in the same way. This data is not merged with data from other sources or databases.