Data Protection Declaration

Data privacy protection

The operators of this site take the protection of your personal data very seriously. We treat your personal data confidentially and in compliance with the statutory data protection regulations and this data protection declaration.

Generally, our website can be used without providing any personal data. Any personal data (such as name, address or e-mail addresses) collected on our sites will always be submitted on a voluntary basis, as far as possible. Without your express permission, these data will not be passed on to any third parties.

We would like to point out that there can be security holes with on-line data transfer (e.g. when communicating via e-mail). Absolute protection of data against access by third parties is not possible.


These web sites partly use so-called cookies. Cookies do not damage your computer in any way and do not contain any viruses. Cookies help us make our services more user friendly, more efficient, and safer. Cookies are small text files that are stored on your computer and that are saved by your browser.

Most of the cookies we use are so-called session cookies. They are automatically deleted following the end of your visit. Other cookies will remain stored on your terminal device until you delete them. These cookies allow us to recognise your browser when you visit us again.

You can set your browser to be informed whenever cookies are set and only allow cookies to be set in individual cases, to exclude the acceptance of cookies for certain cases or generally, and to activate the automatic deletion of cookies whenever the browser is closed down. Deactivating cookies might limit the functionality of this web site.

Server log files

The provider of the sites collects and automatically stores information in so-called server log files that your browser sends us automatically. These are:

  • Browser type/version
  • Operating system used
  • Referrer URL
  • Host name of the accessing computer
  • Time of server query

These data are not attributable to specific individuals. These data will not be merged with any other sources. We reserve the right to verify these data afterwards, if we become aware of concrete indications for any unlawful use.

Contact form

If you want to send us enquiries via the contact form, your details from the enquiry form including the contact details you entered are going to be stored on our system for the purposes of processing your enquiry and in case of any further questions. These data will never be passed on without your consent.

Right of access, to erasure, and blocking

You are entitled to obtain information free of charge regarding your stored, personal data, their origins and recipient as well as the purposes of data processing at any time; furthermore you have got a right to rectification, blocking or erasure of those data. For that purpose as well as for any other questions regarding personal data you can contact us at any time under the address found under the legal notice.

Objection to receiving promotional e-mails

The use of contact data published within the framework of the obligation to provide a legal notice and disclaimer to send unsolicited promotional and information materials is herewith objected to. The operators of these sites expressly reserve the right to take legal steps in case unsolicited promotional material is sent, such as e.g. spam e-mails.