Data Protection

It is possible to use our website without providing personal data. If personal data (i.e. name, address or e-mail contact) is gathered on our webpages, this is always done on a voluntary basis where possible.

This data will not be passed on to third parties without your expressed consent.

We would like to point out that data transmission on the Internet (e.g. when communicating via e-mail) can lead to breaches in security. Complete data protection from third party access is not possible.

Privacy Policy for using Google Analytics This website utilizes functions of the web analytics service Google Analytics. The provider is Google Inc., 1600 Amphitheater Parkway Mountain View, CA 94043, USA.

Google Analytics uses so-called "cookies". These are text files that are saved to your computer and allow the analysis of your use of the website. The information generated by the cookie about your use of this website is typically transferred to a Google server in the USA and stored there.

For more information about how to deal with Google Analytics user data, please visit Google's privacy policy:

Browser Plugin You can prevent cookies from being saved by adjusting your browser settings accordingly; please be advised that in this case you may not be able to fully utilize all the functions of this website. Additionally you can prevent Google from tracking the data generated by the cookie, the data related to your use of the website (including your IP address) and Google’s processing of this data by downloading and installing the browser plug-in available under the following link:

Objection against data collection The collection of your data by Google Analytics can be prevented by clicking the following link. An opt-out cookie is set that prevents collection of your data for future visits of this site: Disable Google Analytics

Order data processing The terms for a contract with Google for order data processing are currently being agreed; this fully implements the strict specification of the German data protection authorities for using Google Analytics.

IP anonymization We use the "Activation of IP anonymization" function on this website. This will however shorten your Google IP address within Member States of the European Union or in other signatories of the agreement on the European Economic Area. Only in exceptional cases will the full IP address be transferred to a Google server in the US and abbreviated there. On behalf of the operator of this website, Google will use this information to evaluate your use of the website, to compile reports on website activity, and to provide other services related to website usage and internet usage against the website operator. The IP address provided by your browser as part of Google Analytics will not be merged with other Google data.