Protecting your privacy and personal data and information from unauthorized collection, processing or use is of utmost importance to us! Therefore we would like to inform you about the actions our company has taken to protect your personal information.
We take diligent precautions to protect your data from loss, manipulation or unauthorized access. These precautions are state of the art and are monitored and improved constantly. Please find more information here Public Directory of Procedures.
We do not collect any personal data about our website in the sense of § 3 BDSG without your express permission. Personal data will be kept strictly confidential. Passing on to third parties will never occur without express consent or for business purposes not agreed upon.
We log access to our HTTP-Server as it is common practice. Our protocols contain time and date, the identifier (URL) or the requesting site and the label (IP-number) of the computer used to enter the site. This data is not personal and serves as legal protection (e.g. hacker attacks) and to optimize our web presence through statistical analysis of the data (e.g. access errors, average time spent on the internet browser and operating systems).
We have integrated in our site plugins of the social network Facebook, 1601 South California Avenue, Palo Alto, CA 94304, USA. The Facebook plugins are easily recognizable throughout with the Facebook-logo or the “Like” button. An overview of the Facebook plugins can be found here:
If you do not wish for Facebook to match your visit tot o our sites to your Facebook user account, please log off from your Facebook account.
Only in exceptional cases will the complete IP address transferred to a Google server in the USA and is abbreviated there. On behalf of the operator of this site Google will use this information to evaluate your use of this website, compiling reports on website activity and providing other services in connection with the web site and internet related services to the web site operator. The IP address transmitted by your browser to Google Analytics is not associated with any other data held by Google.
We have integrated on our website functions of Twitter service. These functions are offered by Twitter Inc., 795 Folsom St., Suite 600, San Francisco, CA 94107, USA. By using Twitter and the function “Re-Tweet” the websites visited are connected to your Twitter-Account and made public to other users. Thus, data is transmitted to Twitter as well.
Your data protection settings with Twitter may be changed in your account settings at