Contact form

When you send us an enquiry via the contact form, the details given on the contact form, including the contact details provided there, are saved by us for the purpose of processing the enquiry and in case of follow-up questions. The time of submission, browser identification and IP address are also saved. None of these details are passed on without your consent.

The submission of the contact form is logged for the purpose of performing the business processes related to it. The details logged are name, email address, time of submission, browser identification and IP address.

Google Analytics

This website uses Google Analytics, a web analytics service provided by Google, Inc. (“Google”). Google Analytics uses “cookies”, which are text files placed on your computer, to help the website analyze how users use the site. The information generated by the cookie about your use of the website (including your IP address) will be transmitted to and stored by Google on servers in the United States. In case of activation of the IP anonymization, Google will truncate/anonymize the last octet of the IP address for Member States of the European Union as well as for other parties to the Agreement on the European Economic Area. Only in exceptional cases, the full IP address is sent to and shortened by Google servers in the USA. On behalf of the website provider Google will use this information for the purpose of evaluating your use of the website, compiling reports on website activity for website operators and providing other services relating to website activity and internet usage to the website provider. Google will not associate your IP address with any other data held by Google. You may refuse the use of cookies by selecting the appropriate settings on your browser. However, please note that if you do this, you may not be able to use the full functionality of this website. Furthermore you can prevent Google’s collection and use of data (cookies and IP address) by downloading and installing the browser plug-in available under https://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout?hl=en-GB.

You can prevent the collection of your data via Google analytics by clicking on the following link.
An opt-out-cookie will be set on your browser which will prevent the future collection of your data when visiting this website.

You may find further information on terms of use and privacy policy visiting the following links https://www.google.com/analytics/terms/us.html and https://policies.google.com/privacy?hl=en.

We want to point out that Google Analytics has been expanded by the code "gat._anonymizeIp();"” for guaranteeing an anonymous collection of the IP-addresses (so-called IP-masking).

Use of AddThis plugin

On this website, plugins are used, which are provided by the bookmark service AddThis LLC, 1595 Spring Hill Rd, Suite 300, Vienna, VA 22182, USA (referred to as "AddThis"). You can find an overview of the Addthis plugins and their appearance at the following link: https://www.addthis.com/get/sharing.

If you invoke a page on this website, which contains such a plugin, a direct connection is established between your browser and a server of AddThis in the United States. The information that you have visited this page using your IP address will be sent directly to the server of AddThis by your browser and saved there. Cookies may be used for this purpose. AddThis uses the data to generate anonymous user profiles, which serve as the basis for a personalized and interest-based advertising approach to visitors of web pages with AddThis plugins.

You may find the privacy policy of AddThis, which provides further details about AddThis collecting and utilizing data, about your rights in this respect and about your setting options to protect your privacy under http://www.addthis.com/privacy/privacy-policy.

If you want to object to the collection of data by AddThis with respect to subsequent services, you can set a so-called opt-out cookie, which you can download at the following link: http://www.addthis.com/privacy/opt-out