Privacy Policy

For technical reasons the IP address, linked URLs, date, time, browser version and operating system for every visitor of our homepage is saved in our server's log files. This information is no way specific to individual persons; it is handled confidentially according to the privacy protection law and used solely for internal purposes to optimize the homepage; logs are kept to guard against abuse. The data evaluation is anonymous. We use Google's freeware program „Google Analytics“. Google provides the following statement:

"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. 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. Google may also transfer this information to third parties where required to do so by law, or where such third parties process the information on Google's behalf. 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. By using this website, you consent to the processing of data about you by Google in the manner and for the purposes set out above.”

If you do not wish your visit to be included in the evaluation we recommend deactivating cookies in your browser as recommended by Google and employing privacy software.

Data Protection Officer: Frank Troyke