Data protection declaration

Data protection declaration on the use of Google Analytics

This website uses functions of the web analysis service Google Analytics. Provider: Google Inc., 1600 Amphitheatre Parkway Mountain View, CA 94043, USA.

Google Analytics uses so-called “cookies”. These are text files stored on your computer to help the website analyse how you use the site. The information generated by the cookie about your use of the website is generally transmitted to a Google server in the USA and stored there.

However, if IP anonymisation has been activated on this website, your IP address will be abbreviated by Google within the member states of the European Union, or in other states party to the agreement on the European Economic Area, prior to transmission. Only in exceptional cases will the full IP address be transmitted to a Google server in the USA and abbreviated there. On behalf of the operator of this website, Google will use this information to evaluate your use of the website, to compile reports on website activity, and to provide other services relating to your website activity and internet usage. The IP address identified by Google Analytics from your browser will not be associated with any other Google data.

You may refuse the storage of cookies by selecting the appropriate settings in your browser software; please note, however, that in such a case you may not be able to use the full functionality of this website. Furthermore, you can also prevent the transmission to Google of data generated by the cookie in relation to your use of this website (incl. your IP address), as well as the processing of these data by Google, by downloading and installing the opt-out browser plugin available at

You can also prevent data collection by Google Analytics by clicking on the following deactivation link. An opt-out cookie is then stored, which will prevent the collection of your data during future visits to this website: Deactivate Google Analytics


Data protection declaration on the use of YouTube

Our website uses plugins from the Google-run site YouTube. The operator of the site is YouTube, LLC, 901 Cherry Ave., San Bruno, CA 94066, USA. If you visit one of our pages that is fitted with a YouTube plugin, a connection is made with the YouTube servers. In the process, YouTube receives information on which of our pages you have visited.

If you are logged in to your YouTube account, you enable YouTube to assign your surfing behaviour directly to your personal YouTube profile. You can prevent this by logging out of your YouTube account before visiting another website.

Further information on the treatment of user data can be found in the data protection declaration by YouTube at



Some parts of this website use so-called cookies. Cookies are small text files that are stored on your computer by your web browser. They do not cause any damage to your computer and do not contain any viruses. Cookies serve to make our offer more user-friendly, more effective and safer.

Most of the cookies we use are so-called “session cookies”. They are deleted automatically at the end of your visit. Other cookies remain stored on your end device until you delete them. These cookies allow us to recognise your browser on your next visit to our website.

You can set up your browser so that you can be informed when cookies will be stored on your computer, allow cookies only in individual cases, exclude the storage of cookies in certain cases or in general, and activate the automatic deletion of cookies upon closing the browser. Deactivating cookies may restrict the functionality of this website.


Server log files

The provider of the site automatically collects and stores information in so-called server log files, which are sent to us automatically by your browser. This includes:

•Browser type/browser version

•Operating system used

•Referrer URL

•Host name of the accessing computer

•Time of the server request

These data cannot be assigned to specific persons. These data will not be merged with any other data sources. We reserve the right to check these data retrospectively if we become aware of concrete indications of illegal use.


Contact form

When you contact us using the contact form, your information from the contact form, including the contact data you have provided there, will be stored by us for the purpose of processing the query and for any subsequent queries. We shall not forward these data without your consent.