Data Privacy

The operators of these pages take the protection of your personal data very seriously. We treat your personal data confidentially and in conformity with the statutory data protection regulations and with this Data Privacy Statement. As a rule, our website can be used without having to disclose any personal data. If any personal data (for example, your name, address or e-mail address) is collected on our pages, this is always done as far as possible on a voluntary basis. Your data will not be passed on to third parties without your express consent. Please be aware that data transmission in the internet (e.g. when communicating by e-mail) can have security gaps. It is not possible to completely protect data from access by third parties.



Some of the internet pages use what are called “cookies”. Cookies do not cause any damage to your computer and do not contain any viruses. Cookies serve to make our website more user-friendly, effective and secure. Cookies are small text files which are deposited on your computer and saved by your browser. Most of the cookies we use are what are called “session cookies”. After the end of your visit, they are automatically deleted. Other cookies remain saved on your end device until you delete them. These cookies enable us to recognise your browser again on your next visit. You can adjust your browser in such a way that you are notified when cookies are deposited and only allow cookies in exceptional cases, block the acceptance of cookies in certain cases or in general, and also activate the automatic deletion of cookies when you close your browser. If you deactivate cookies, this may restrict the functionality of this website.


Contact form

When you send us enquiries via the contact form, we save your details from the enquiry form, including the contact data entered there, for the purpose of processing your enquiry and in case of follow-up questions. We will not pass on your data without your consent.


Newsletter data

If you would like to receive the Newsletter offered on our website, we will need your e-mail address, as well as information that allows us to verify that you are the owner of the e-mail address given, and that you consent to receiving the Newsletter. No further data will be collected. We use this data exclusively for the purpose of sending you the requested information. For this reason, we will pass on your first and last names and your e-mail address to the provider for the purpose of sending you our Newsletter.  

You can at any time withdraw your consent to the saving of your data and your e-mail address, and to its use for sending the Newsletter, by clicking on the "Unsubscribe" link in the Newsletter.


Google Analytics

This website uses functions of the web analysis service Google Analytics. The provider is Google Inc., 1600 Amphitheatre Parkway Mountain View, CA 94043, USA. Google Analytics uses what are called "cookies". These are text files that are saved on your computer and enable the analysis of your use of the website. As a rule, the information on your use of this website generated by the cookie is transmitted to a server of Google in the USA and stored there.

IP anonymisation

We have activated the IP anonymisation function on this website. This means that, before being transmitted to the USA, your IP address will be shortened by Google within member states of the European Union or in other states which have signed the Agreement on the European Economic Area. Only in exceptional cases will the full IP address on a server be transmitted by Google to the USA and shortened there. On behalf of the operator of this website, Google will use that information to analyse your use of the website, to compile reports on website activities, and to provide further services to the website operator connected to website use and internet use. The IP address transmitted from your browser within the framework of Google Analytics will not be combined with other data by Google.



Browser plug-in

You can prevent your data from being saved by adjusting your browser software accordingly; however, please be aware that if you do, this may restrict your use of the functions of this website. In addition, you can prevent the collection of the data relating to your use of the website generated by the cookie (including your IP address) on Google, as well as the processing of that data by Google, by downloading and installing the browser plug-in available at the following link:


Dissenting to data collection

You can prevent the collection of your data by Google Analytics by clicking on the following link. An opt-out cookie is then deposited which prevents the collection of your data on future visits to this website: deactivate Google Analytics.
You can find further information on Google Analytics’ handling of user data in Google’s data privacy statement:


Our website uses plug-ins from the Google-operated website YouTube. The operator of the website is YouTube, LLC, 901 Cherry Ave., San Bruno, CA 94066, USA. If you visit one of our pages that carries a YouTube plug-in, a connection with the YouTube servers is set up. The YouTube server is thereby notified as to which of our pages you have visited.

When you are logged into your YouTube account, you enable YouTube to directly attribute your surfing behaviour to your personal profile. You can prevent this by logging out of your YouTube account.
You can find further information on YouTube’s handling of user data in its data privacy statement:

SSL encryption

For security reasons and to protect the transmission of confidential content, such as the enquiries that you send to us as the website operator, this page uses an SSL encryption. You can recognise an encrypted connection in that the address line of the browser changes from "http://" to "https://" and by the padlock symbol in your browser line. When the SSL encryption is activated, the data that you transmit to us cannot be read by third parties.


Google Maps’ data privacy statement

This website uses the product Google Maps from Google Inc. By using this website, you give your consent to the collection, processing and use of the automatically collected data by Google Inc, their representatives and third parties. You can find Google Maps’ terms of use/service under "Terms of Service of Google Maps".


Google webfonts

This page uses what are called “webfonts” to display the font. These are provided by Google ( When you access our website, your browser downloads the necessary webfont into your browser cache. This is necessary to enable your browser to show an enhanced visual display of our texts. If your browser does not support this function, your computer will use a standard font for the display.

You can find further information on Google webfonts at           
You can find general information on the subject of data privacy at               


Google Doubleclick

Google Doubleclick is a service of Google Inc., 1600 Amphitheatre Parkway, Mountain View, CA 94043, USA ("Google"). Doubleclick by Google uses cookies to present advertisements that are relevant to you. For this purpose, your browser is allocated a pseudonymous identification number (ID) in order to check which advertisements have been shown in your browser and which have been accessed. The cookies contain no personal information. The use of the Doubleclick cookies only enables Google and its partner websites to display advertisements based on previous visits to our, or to other, websites in the internet. The information generated by the cookies is transmitted to a server in the USA for analysis and stored there. The transmission of the data by Google to third parties will only take place based on statutory regulations or within the framework of contract data processing. Google will on no account combine your data with other data collected by Google.
By using our website, you declare your consent to the processing of the data collected on you by Google and to the aforementioned method of data processing, as well as to its stated purpose. You can prevent the cookies from being saved by adjusting your browser software accordingly. However, please be aware that in that case, you may not be able to make full use of all the functions of our website. In addition, you can prevent the collection on Google of the data relating to your use of the website generated by the cookie, as well as the processing of that data by Google, by downloading and installing the necessary browser plug-in at . Alternatively, you can deactivate the Doubleclick cookies on the website of the Digital Advertising Alliance at .