Data protection

It is possible to use our website without entering your personal data. In so far as personal data (for example name, address or email address) are collected on our website, this is always done, as far as possible, on a voluntary basis. Should you provide such data, it will not be passed on to third parties without your express consent. We draw your attention to the fact that the transmission of data on the internet (for example, via email communication) may have security gaps. It is impossible to provide complete protection of the data from third-party access. Under German law, we are obliged to publish contact details on our website. We hereby expressly refuse permission to third parties to use contact data revealed in this way to forward advertising and information materials that have not been expressly requested. The owner of the website expressly reserves the right to take legal steps in the case of unsolicited forwarding of advertising materials, for example in the form of spam emails.

Data protection statement on the use of Google Analytics

This website uses Google Analytics, a web analysis service of Google Inc. ("Google"). Google Analytics uses cookies, which are text files stored on your computer that make it possible to analyse your use of the website. The information provided by the cookie on your use of this website is normally transmitted to a Google server in the USA and stored there. However, if IP anonymisation is activated on this website, then within Member States of the European Union or in other European Economic Area states, Google first shortens your IP address. Only in exceptional cases is the full IP address transmitted to a Google server in the USA and shortened there. On behalf of the owner of this website, Google will use this information to evaluate your use of the website in order to prepare reports on website activity and to render other services in connection with the use of the website and the internet to the website owner. The IP address conveyed by your browser through Google Analytics is not combined with other Google data. You can set your browser software to prevent the storage of cookies; however, we must draw your attention to the fact that in this case you may find that you are unable to use all the functions of this website in full. In addition, you can prevent the data (including your IP address) produced by the cookie and relating to your use of the website from being collected and transmitted to Google, and the subsequent processing of such data by Google, by downloading and installing the browser plug-in available at the following link: http://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout?hl=de.