Privacy Policy

I. General

The use of our website shall generally be possible without providing personal information. When accessing the individual pages, only access data (such as browser type and access time) is transferred to our servers. This access data does not contain any personal information and does not allow any conclusions to an identifiable person. In particular, the access data will not be used to create user profiles. It shall solely be used for statistical evaluation and to optimize the use of our website.

II. Use of personal data

We will only use personal data, if it is provided to us voluntarily. This is required, if you have an inquiry. Personal data will only be collected to the extent of what is required for concluding a contract or supplying a service. Any regulations related to tax or commercial law that may require longer storage periods, shall remain unaffected.

III. Disclosure of personal data

Personal data is only disclosed without separate consent to an extent that is required for possible conclusions of contracts. If documents are sent via mail, we will submit the required personal data (name and address) to the assigned carrier. There will be no further disclosure of personal data, unless we are required to do so due to court decisions or by law.

IV. Google Analytics

This website uses Google Analytics, a web analytics service provided by 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 generated by the cookie about your use of the website (including your IP address) will be transmitted to and stored by Google on servers in the United States. In case of activation of the IP anonymization, Google will truncate/anonymize the last octet of the 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, the full IP address is sent to and shortened by Google servers in the USA. On behalf of the website provider Google will use this information for the purpose of evaluating your use of the website, compiling reports on website activity for website operators and providing other services relating to website activity and internet usage to the website provider. Google will not associate your IP address with any other data held by Google. You may refuse the use of cookies by selecting the appropriate settings on your browser. However, please note that if you do this, you may not be able to use the full functionality of this website. Furthermore you can prevent Google’s collection and use of data (cookies and IP address) by downloading and installing the browser plug-in available under tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout.

Further information concerning the terms and conditions of use and data privacy can be found at www.google.com/analytics/terms/gb.html or at www.google.de/intl/en_uk/policies/