The use of our website is generally possible without the entry of personal details. Insofar as personal information (e.g. name, address or email addresses) is collected on our website, this is always done on a voluntary basis, wherever possible. No personal information shall be given to third parties without your express consent.
We wish to point out that data transmission via the internet (e.g. communication via email) may be subject to security vulnerabilities. It is not possible to ensure data is completely secured against access by third parties.
We hereby expressly object to the use of contact data, published within the scope of the obligation to provide company information, by third parties for the purpose of providing advertisement and information materials not expressly solicited. The operator of the website expressly reserves the right to take legal action in the case of receipt of unsolicited advertising information, for example by way of unsolicited spam emails.
Plugins from the social network Facebook (Facebook Inc., 1601 Willow Road, Menlo Park, California, 94025, USA) are integrated into our pages. The Facebook plugins can be recognised by the Facebook logo or the “Like button” on our website. An overview of the Facebook plugins can be found here: http://developers.facebook.com/docs/plug-ins/.
If you do not want Facebook to be able to associate your visit to our website to your Facebook user account, please first log out of your Facebook user account.
This website uses Google Analytics, a web analysis service of Google Inc. (“Google”). Google Analytics uses so-called cookies, text files, which are stored on your computer and allow an analysis of your use of the website. The information created by the cookie concerning your use of this website is, as a rule, transmitted to a Google server in the USA and stored there. In the case of activation of the IP anonymisation on this website, Google will truncate your IP address for member states of the European Union as well as for other parties to the agreement on the European Economic Area.
Only in exceptional cases will the full IP address be sent to a Google server in the USA and truncated there. On behalf of the operator of this website, Google will use this information to evaluate the way you use this website in order to compile reports on your website activities for website providers and in order to provide further services associated with the website and Internet use. Google will not link your IP address, transferred within the scope of Google Analytics, with other Google data.
You can prevent the storage of these cookies by adjusting your browser software in the appropriate manner. We would point out however that, in this event, you may not be able to make use of all the functions of this website to their full extent. Moreover you can prevent Google from collecting the data generated by the cookie or related to your use of the website (including your IP address) and processing this data by downloading and installing the browser plugin available at the following address: http://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout?hl=en.