Privacy

We take the protection of your personal data very seriously. On this website we only collect personal data to the extent required for technical reasons; such data will not in any case be sold or disclosed to third parties for other reasons.

The following declaration will give you an overview as to how we ensure data protection and what kind of data is collected for what purpose.


Data processing on this website

We collect and save in our server log files the information transmitted automatically by your browser each time you access this website. This includes:

  • type/version of browser
  • operating system used
  • referrer URL (the site visited previously)
  • host name of the computer accessing the site (IP address)
  • time and date of server request

We cannot attribute these data to individuals and we do not merge these data with other data sources. After a statistical analysis the data are deleted.

By using this website you expressly give your consent to the storage and analysis of such access information. Moreover, personal data are only stored if you have provided us with them of your own accord, e.g. in connection with a competition or for contacting purposes.

Please be aware that data transmission on the Internet (e.g. when communicating by e-mail) may have security flaws. Complete protection of data from access by third parties is not possible.


COOKIES

Cookies are small files that enable the storage of specific, device-related information on the access device (PC, smartphone or the like) of the users. On the one hand they improve user-friendliness of websites and thus serve the users (e.g. storage of log-in data). On the other hand they serve to collect the statistical data of website use and enable an analysis of such data in order to improve the website. Users can influence the use of cookies. Most browsers offer the option of restricting or even preventing the storage of cookies. However, we wish to point out that use and particularly user convenience are restricted without cookies.