Data Protection Declaration
We use so-called "cookies" on our website in order to be able to track user preferences and design the websites accordingly in an optimal way. Cookies are small files that are stored temporarily on your hard drive. This enables us to make navigation on the website easier and to significantly improve the user experience. Cookies also help us to identify the most popular sections of our website. In this way, we can adjust the contents of our websites to your needs and thus improve the offer we provide you. Cookies allow computers to be identified, but not individual persons.
Of course, you can also visit our website without cookies. Most internet browsers accept cookies automatically. You can prevent cookies from being stored on your hard drive by selecting the option "Do not accept cookies" in your internet browser settings. Details of how this works can be found in your browser's manual. In addition, you can delete the stored cookies at any time via your Internet browser. If you do not accept cookies, certain functions of our offer may be limited.
For technical reasons, among others, the following data transmitted either to us or to the provider of our web space is recorded by your internet browser (so-called "server log files"):
- Browser type and version
- Operating system used
- Website from which you are visiting us (reference URL)
- Website you visit
- Date and time of access
- Your IP address
This anonymous data is stored separately from any personal data you may have indicated, so that it is impossible to identify individual persons.
In case you contact us through our contact forms, we will store and use the data provided in order to process your inquiry. Your data will not be passed on to third parties nor will they be checked against other data sources.
Use of Google Analytics
This website uses Google Analytics, a web analysis service from Google Inc. ("Google"). Google Analytics uses "cookies", which are text files placed on your computer, to help the website analyze how users use the site. The information about the use of the website obtained through the cookie is usually transferred to a Google server in the United States, where it is stored. 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 activities and to provide other services relating to website and internet usage to the website operator. The IP address transmitted by your browser as part of Google Analytics will not be combined with any other data held by Google. You can prevent the storage of cookies by configuring the necessary setting in your internet browser software. Please note, however, that if this is the case, you will not be able to use all the functions of this website in full.
Retention of user and event data
The retention period of data collected through Google Analytics applies to user and event level data associated with cookies, user IDs (e.g., user ID) and advertising IDs (e.g., DoubleClick cookies, Android advertising ID, Apple advertising ID).
Use of Google Adsense
This website uses Google Adsense, a web service to serve ads from Google Inc. ("Google"). Google Adsense uses "cookies", which are text files stored on your computer that allow you to stop seeing the same ad over and over again, to detect and stop click fraud and to display ads that are likely to be more relevant.
You can use the Ads Preferences tool to manage the Google ads that are shown to you and disable the Ads Customization option. Even if you disable it, ads may still appear depending on factors such as your general location derived from your IP address, browser type, and search terms.
Information / Revocation / Disposal
If you wish, we can tell you which of your personal data we have stored. You have the right to revoke your consent to the storage and use of your data with effect from the future at any time.