The use of our website is usually possible without providing personal information. Insofar as personal data (such as e-mail addresses) are collected on our pages, this is always done as far as possible on a voluntary basis. This data will not be disclosed to third parties without your explicit consent. However, we would like to point out that data transmission via the Internet (e.g., in the case of communication by e-mail) may have security gaps. A complete protection of 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 service more user-friendly, effective and secure. Cookies are small text files that are stored on your computer and saved 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 our website.
You may set your browser individually so that you are informed about the setting of cookies and allow cookies only in individual cases, exclude the acceptance of cookies in certain cases, or generally and enable the automatic deletion of cookies when closing the browser. However, we would like to point out that disabling cookies may limit the functionality of this website.
If you wish to subscribe to the newsletter offered on the website (only in German), we require your e-mail address, as well as information that allows us to verify that you are the owner of the e-mail address provided and that you agree to receive the newsletter. Further data is not collected. The use of the newsletter offer is permitted - if and so far technically possible and reasonable - without specification of any personal data or under specification of anonymized data or a pseudonym. We use this data exclusively for the delivery of the requested information. The addresses are managed by our service provider and Third Party Provider “rapidmail” (rapidmail GmbH, Augustinerplatz 2, 79098 Freiburg i.Br., www.rapidmail.de/datenschutz).
You may revoke your consent to the storage of data, e-mail addresses and their use for sending the newsletter at any time, for example via the "unsubscribe" link in the newsletter.
You will find plugins of the social network Facebook on our pages (provider: Facebook Inc., 1 Hacker Way, Menlo Park, California 94025, USA). The Facebook plugins can be recognized on our site by the Facebook logo. An overview of the Facebook plugins can be found here [https://developers.facebook.com/docs/plugins/]
If you do not wish Facebook to be able to associate your visit to our website to your Facebook account, please log out of your Facebook user account first.
Functions of the Instagram service are integrated on our pages. These functions are provided by Instagram Inc., 1601 Willow Road, Menlo Park, CA, 94025, USA. If you are logged in to your Instagram account, you can link the contents of our pages to your Instagram profile by clicking on the Instagram button. This allows Instagram to associate your visit to our pages with your user account. We would like to point out that we as the provider of the pages are not aware of the content of the data transmitted and its use by Instagram.