We make every effort to protect your privacy as much as possible.
Therefore, please take note of the following information about the use of this website.
Personal data in the sense of Regulation (EU) 2016/679 (according to German law DSGVO Art. 4) and the relevant German data protection provisions (in particular BDSG and TMG) are individual details about personal or factual circumstances of an identified or identifiable natural person (data subject), e.g. your name, address, e-mail address, date of birth, etc.
Data collection and usage
Use of the website for the pure information
Unless otherwise stated in the following sections, no personal data is collected, processed or used when you use our websites.
However, we do learn certain technical information through the use of access logging of our web server, cookies and Google Analytics based on the data transmitted by your browser (for example, browser type/version, operating system used, web pages visited on our site incl. duration of stay, previously visited web page). We evaluate this information for statistical purposes only.
We automatically collect and store information in so-called server log files, which your browser automatically transmits to us.
These are: Browser type and browser version; Operating system used; Referrer URL; Host name of the accessing computer; Time of the server request;
This data cannot be assigned to specific persons.
For reasons of technical security, in particular to defend against attempted attacks on our web server, this data is stored by us for a short period of time.
A combination of this data with other data sources will not be made!
We reserve the right to check this data subsequently.
In order to display the content of our website correctly and graphically appealing in every browser, we use the font library Google Webfonts www.google.com/webfonts.
Google Webfonts are transferred to the cache of your browser to avoid multiple loading. If the browser does not support Google Web Fonts or prevents access, content is displayed in a standard font.
Calling up the font file does not automatically trigger a connection to Google, we load the corresponding files directly and locally from our web server. This is necessary so that your browser can also display a visually improved representation of our texts.
We have taken extensive technical and operational precautions to protect your data from accidental or intentional manipulation, loss, destruction or access by unauthorized persons.
Our security procedures are regularly reviewed and adapted to technological progress.
Secure data transmission
As transport encryption we offer HTTPS with Perfect Forward Secrecy and the current encryption protocol TLS 1.2 for our website.
We recommend that you keep your Internet browser up to date so that secure transmission of your data is ensured during transport.
In the context of the complaint and contact forms, the collected form data is also transmitted to us with encrypted content. The decryption of this data is only possible for us.
Data transmission to third parties
We assure you that we will not transfer your data to third parties unless we are legally obliged to do so.
Insofar as external service providers come into contact with your personal data, we have ensured through legal, technical and organizational measures as well as regular checks that they comply with the provisions of data protection laws.
Right of withdrawal
You have the right to revoke your consent to the processing of personal data with effect for the future at any time.
Right of information
You have the right to request information about the data stored about you or your pseudonym.
Upon your request, the information can also be provided electronically.
We will send you your information after one month at the latest – in justified cases, however, we might need more time.
Right to rectification, erasure or blocking
You have the right to request the correction, deletion or blocking of personal data stored about you.
If legal regulations do not permit deletion, your data will be blocked instead, so that it is only accessible for the purpose of complying with mandatory legal regulations.
To exercise your aforementioned rights of revocation, information, correction, deletion or blocking of your personal data, please contact our data protection officer using the contact details provided.
The exercise of your above rights is free of charge for you.
Obligation to report violations
We undertake to ensure against possible attacks in which personal data could be accessed by means of technical procedures, checking regulations and protective mechanisms to ensure that this does not happen.
We make every effort to exclude attacks to the best of our knowledge and technical ability and as far as possible.
However, since it is impossible to guarantee one hundred percent protection, we assure that in the event of a data breach, we will report the incident to the supervisory authority, if possible within 72 hours of becoming aware of it. In the same way, we will inform the data subjects of the nature and extent of the data protection breach within 72 hours, if possible, and communicate any necessary courses of action.
Furthermore, we will work as quickly as possible to permanently eliminate the cause of the data protection breach.