We welcome your visit to our website and want to ensure that you feel comfortable whenever you visit any of our internet sites. Thus, we take the protection of your personal information seriously. We process personal data collected during a visit of our websites according to the strict German Data Privacy Act.
Collecting and Processing of Personal Data
When visiting our websites, our web server always saves the IP of your internet services provider, the website you came from before visiting us, the pages you visit and the date and duration of your visit. In addition to this data, personal information is only saved if you willingly submit it to us, e.g. in the context of a registration, a survey, a contest or for executing a contract.
The following visitor data is saved and stored for an indefinite period: the visitor's IP address, date and time of day, the visited site, the web server's status code, browser and operating system, the referring site.
We use this info to constantly improve and update our web presence as well as to increase its appeal.
Cookies also help us in identifying particularly popular areas of our internet services. Thus, we can tune the contents of our websites to accurately match your needs and with that improve our services for you. Cookies can be used to determine whether there has been communication from your computer to our sites before. These cookies make it possible to identify your computer, but cannot establish a reference to a person.
Certainly, you can also look at our websites without using cookies. Most browser automatically accept cookies. You can inhibit the saving of cookies on your hard-disk by choosing "Do not accept cookies" in your browser settings. Please refer to browser instructions for a detailed explanation. In addition, you can always choose to delete an existing cookie in your system folder. If you choose to not accept cookies, it can lead to functional limitations of our web services.