Information on the collection of personal data
In the following we inform you about the collection of personal data when using our website. Personal data is all data that can be related to you personally, e.g. name, address, e-mail addresses, user behaviour.
Responsible according to Art. 4 para. 7 EU Data Protection Basic Regulation (DSGVO) is the site operator (see imprint).
As a rule, it is possible to use our website without providing personal data. Insofar as personal data is collected on our pages, this is always done on a voluntary basis as far as possible.
When you contact us by e-mail or via a contact form, the data provided by you (your e-mail address, possibly your name and telephone number) will be stored by us in order to answer your questions. We will delete the data that arises in this context after the storage is no longer necessary.
If we use contracted service providers for individual functions of our offer, we will inform you in detail about the respective processes below. We will also specify the criteria for the storage period.
You have the following rights against us (Art. 12 ff. DSGVO) with regard to your personal data:
Right of access
Right of rectification or deletion
Right to limitation of processing
Right to object to the processing
Right to data transferability
You also have the right to complain to a data protection supervisory authority about the processing of your personal data by us.
If you have given us your consent, you can revoke it at any time with effect for the future, without affecting the legality of the processing carried out on the basis of the consent until revocation.
Collection of personal data when you visit our website
Use of the website
When using the website for informational purposes only, we only collect the personal data that your browser transmits to our server. If you wish to view our website, we collect the following data which is technically necessary for us to display our website to you and to guarantee its stability and security (legal basis is Art. 6 Para. 1 S. 1 lit. f DSGVO): IP address, date and time of the request, time zone difference to Greenwich Mean Time (GMT), content of the request (specific page), access status/HTTP status code, amount of data transmitted in each case, website from which the request came, browser, operating system and its surface, language and version of the browser software.
Our legitimate interest in data collection arises from the purposes listed above. Under no circumstances do we use the collected data for the purpose of drawing conclusions about your person.
In addition to the aforementioned data, cookies are stored on your computer when you use our website. Cookies are small text files that are stored on your hard drive assigned to the browser you are using and through which certain information flows to the location that sets the cookie (here by us). Cookies cannot execute programs or transmit viruses to your computer. They serve to make the website more user-friendly and effective.
Transient cookies are automatically deleted when you close your browser. These include in particular session cookies. They store a so-called session ID, which can be used to assign various requests from your browser to the joint session. This enables your computer to be recognised when you return to our website. The session cookies are deleted when you log out or close your browser.
Persistent cookies are automatically deleted after a specified period, which may vary depending on the cookie. You can delete cookies at any time in the security settings of your browser.
You can configure your browser settings according to your wishes and, for example, refuse to accept third-party cookies or all cookies. We would like to point out that you may then not be able to use all the functions of this website.
Use of the contact form
If you have any questions, we offer you the possibility to contact us via a form provided on the website. A valid e-mail address must be provided so that we know who sent the request and can answer it. Further information can be provided voluntarily.
Data processing for the purpose of contacting us is carried out in accordance with Art. 6 Para. 1 S. 1 lit. a DSGVO on the basis of your voluntary consent.
The personal data collected by us for the use of the contact form will be automatically deleted after you have completed your request.
Disclosure of data
A transfer of your personal data to third parties for purposes other than those listed in this data protection declaration and in the following will not take place.
We will only pass on your personal data to third parties if:
you have given your express consent in accordance with Art. 6 Para. 1 S. 1 lit. a DSGVO,
the disclosure pursuant to Art. 6 para. 1 sentence 1 lit. f DSGVO is necessary to safeguard our legitimate interests, in particular the assertion, exercise or defence of legal claims and there is no reason to assume that you have an overriding legitimate interest in not disclosing your data,
in the event that there is a legal obligation to pass on data pursuant to Art. 6 para. 1 sentence 1 lit. c DSGVO, and
this is legally permissible and required for the execution of contractual relationships with you pursuant to Art. 6 para. 1 sentence 1 lit. b DSGVO.
The measures listed below and implemented by us are implemented on the basis of Art. 6 para. 1 sentence 1 lit. f DSGVO. With the tracking measures used, we want to ensure that our website is designed to meet requirements and is continually optimised. On the other hand, we use the tracking measures to record the use of our website statistically and to evaluate it for you for the purpose of optimising our offer. These interests are to be regarded as justified within the meaning of the aforementioned provision.
The respective data processing purposes and data categories can be found in the corresponding tools.
External fonts from Google Fonts are used on these Internet pages. Google Fonts is a service of Google Inc. (“Google”). These web fonts are integrated via a server call, usually a Google server in the USA. This will tell the server which of our Internet pages you have visited. The IP address of the browser of the terminal device of the visitor to these Internet pages is also stored by Google. You can find more detailed information in Google’s data protection information, which you can call up here:
This site uses SSL encryption for security reasons and to protect the transmission of confidential content, such as requests you send to us as a site operator. You can recognize an encrypted connection by the fact that the address line of the browser changes from “http://” to “https://” and by the lock symbol in your browser line. If SSL encryption is activated, the data that you transmit to us cannot be read by third parties.
We also use suitable technical and organisational security measures to protect your data against accidental or intentional manipulation, partial or complete loss, destruction or against unauthorised access by third parties. Our security measures are continuously improved in line with technological developments.
We would like to point out that data transmission over the Internet (e.g. communication by e-mail) may be subject to security vulnerabilities. A complete protection of the data against access by third parties is not possible.