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Privacy Policy

1. Data protection at a glance

  • General information
    The following notes provide a simple overview of what happens to your personal data when you visit our website. Personal data are all data with which you can be personally identified. You will find detailed information on the subject of data protection in our data protection declaration listed under this text.

  • Data collection on our website
    Who is responsible for the data collection on this website?
    The data processing on this website is carried out by the website operator. You can find his contact details in the imprint of this website.

    How do we collect your information?
    On the one hand, your data is collected when you communicate it to us. This may be data that you enter in a contact form, for example.
    Other data is automatically collected by our IT systems when you visit our website. These are mainly technical data (e.g. Internet browser, operating system or time of page visit). This data is collected automatically as soon as you enter our website.

    What do we use your data for?
    Part of the data is collected in order to ensure error-free provision of the website. Other data can be used to analyze your user behavior.

    What rights do you have regarding your data?
    You have the right to receive information about the origin, recipient and purpose of your stored personal data free of charge at any time. You also have the right to request the correction, blocking or deletion of this data. You can contact us at any time at the address given in the imprint if you have any further questions on the subject of data protection. You also have the right of appeal to the competent supervisory authority.

2. General Information and Mandatory Information

  • Data privacy
    The operators of these pages take the protection of your personal data very seriously. We treat your personal data confidentially and in accordance with the statutory data protection regulations and this data protection declaration.
    When you use this website, various personal data is collected. Personal data are data with which you can be personally identified. This data protection declaration explains which data we collect and for what we use it. It also explains how and for what purpose this is done.
    We would like to point out that data transmission over the Internet (e.g. communication by e-mail) can have security gaps. A complete protection of data against access by third parties is not possible.

  • Note on the responsible body
    The responsible body for data processing on this website is the website operator. You can find his contact details in the imprint of this website.
    Responsible body is the natural or legal person who alone or together with others decides on the purposes and means of processing personal data (e.g. names, e-mail addresses, etc.).

  • Revocation of your consent to data processing
    Many data processing processes are only possible with your express consent. You can revoke your consent at any time. All you need to do is send us an informal e-mail. The legality of the data processing up to the revocation remains unaffected by the revocation.

  • Right of appeal to the competent supervisory authority
    In the event of breaches of data protection law, the person concerned has a right of appeal to the competent supervisory authority. The responsible supervisory authority for data protection issues is the data protection officer of the federal state in which our company is based. A list of data protection officers and their contact details can be found at: https://www.bfdi.bund.de/DE/Infothek/Anschriften_Links/anschriften_links-node.html.

  • Right to data transferability
    You have the right to have data which we process automatically on the basis of your consent or in fulfilment of a contract handed over to you or to a third party in a common, machine-readable format. If you request the direct transfer of the data to another person responsible, this will only take place if it is technically feasible.

  • Information, blocking, deletion
    You have the right to free information about your stored personal data, their origin and recipients and the purpose of data processing and, if necessary, a right to correction, blocking or deletion of this data at any time within the scope of the applicable legal provisions. You can contact us at any time at the address given in the imprint if you have any further questions on the subject of personal data.

  • Objection against advertising mails
    We herewith object to the use of contact data published within the scope of the imprint obligation to send unsolicited advertising and information material. The operators of these pages expressly reserve the right to take legal action in the event of unsolicited advertising information, such as spam e-mails.

3. Data collection on our website

  • cookies
    Some of the Internet pages use so-called cookies. Cookies do not cause any damage to your computer and do not contain any viruses. Cookies serve to make our website more user-friendly, effective and secure. Cookies are small text files that are stored on your computer and saved by your browser.
    Most of the cookies we use are so-called "session cookies". They are automatically deleted at the end of your visit. Other cookies remain stored on your terminal until you delete them. These cookies enable us to recognize your browser the next time you visit our website.
    You can set your browser so that you are informed about the setting of cookies and only allow cookies in individual cases, exclude the acceptance of cookies for certain cases or generally and activate the automatic deletion of cookies when closing the browser. When cookies are deactivated, the functionality of this website may be limited.
    Cookies, which are necessary to carry out the electronic communication process or to provide certain functions desired by you (e.g. shopping basket function), are stored on the basis of Art. 6 para. 1 lit. f GDPR. The website operator has a legitimate interest in the storage of cookies for technically error-free and optimized provision of his services. As far as other cookies (e.g. cookies for the analysis of your surfing behaviour) are stored, these will be treated separately in this data protection declaration.

  • Server log files
    The provider of the pages automatically collects and stores 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
    • Web page you are visiting
    • Time of the server request
    • IP address
    These data are not combined with other data sources.
    The basis for data processing is Art. 6 para. 1 lit. b GDPR, which permits the processing of data for the fulfilment of a contract or pre-contractual measures.

  • Registration on this website
    You can register on our website to use additional functions on the site. We use the data entered for this purpose only for the purpose of using the respective offer or service for which you have registered. The mandatory information requested during registration must be provided in full. Otherwise we will refuse the registration.
    In the event of important changes, such as the scope of the offer or technically necessary changes, we will use the e-mail address provided during registration to inform you in this way.
    The data entered during registration will be processed on the basis of your consent (Art. 6 para. 1 lit. a GDPR). You can revoke your consent at any time. All you need to do is send us an informal e-mail. The legality of the data processing already carried out remains unaffected by the revocation.
    The data collected during registration is stored by us as long as you are registered on our website and is subsequently deleted. Legal retention periods remain unaffected.

  • Processing of data (customer and contract data)
    We collect, process and use personal data only to the extent necessary for the establishment, content design or change of the legal relationship (inventory data). This is done on the basis of Art. 6 para. 1 lit. b GDPR, which permits the processing of data for the fulfilment of a contract or pre-contractual measures. Personal data über We collect, process and use the use of our Internet pages (usage data) only to the extent necessary to enable or invoice the user for the use of the service.
    The collected customer data will be deleted after completion of the order or termination of the business relationship. Legal retention periods remain unaffected.

  • Contact opportunity
    On our website we offer you the possibility to contact us by e-mail and/or via a contact form. In this case, the information provided by the user will be stored for the purpose of processing his contact. The data will not be passed on to third parties. A comparison of the data collected in this way with data that may be collected by other components of our site does not take place either.

  • Data transmission upon conclusion of contract for services and digital content
    We only transfer personal data to third parties if this is necessary in the context of contract processing, for example to the credit institution commissioned to process payments.
    A further transmission of the data will not take place or only if you have consented to the transmission ausdrücklich Your data will not be passed on to third parties without your express consent, for example for advertising purposes.
    The basis for data processing is Art. 6 para. 1 lit. b GDPR, which permits the processing of data for the fulfilment of a contract or pre-contractual measures.

4. Analysis tools and Advertising

  • Google reCAPTCHA
    We use "Google reCAPTCHA" (hereinafter "reCAPTCHA") on our websites. Provider is Google Inc, 1600 Amphitheatre Parkway, Mountain View, CA 94043, USA ("Google").
    With reCAPTCHA it should be checked whether the data entry on our websites (e.g. in a contact form) is done by a human being or by an automated program. For this reCAPTCHA analyzes the behavior of the web site visitor on the basis different characteristics. This analysis starts automatically as soon as the website visitor enters the website. For analysis reCAPTCHA evaluates various information (e.g. IP address, time the website visitor stays on the website or mouse movements made by the user). The data collected during the analysis is forwarded to Google.
    The reCAPTCHA analyses run completely in the background. Visitors to the website are not informed that an analysis is taking place.
    Data processing is carried out on the basis of Art. 6 para. 1 lit. f GDPR. The website operator has a legitimate interest in protecting his web offers from missbräuchlicher automated Ausspähung and from SPAM.
    Further information about Google reCAPTCHA and Google's privacy policy can be found at: https://www.google.com/intl/de/policies/privacy/ and https://www.google.com/recaptcha/intro/android.html.

5. Plugins and Tools

  • YouTube
    Our website uses plugins from Google's YouTube site. This website is operated by YouTube, LLC, 901 Cherry Ave, San Bruno, CA 94066, USA.
    If you visit one of our pages equipped with a YouTube plugin, a connection to the YouTube servers is established. The YouTube server is informed which of our pages you have visited.
    If you are logged into your YouTube account, you allow YouTube to associate your surfing behavior directly with your personal profile. You can prevent this by logging out of your YouTube account.
    The use of YouTube is in the interest of an appealing presentation of our online offers. This represents a legitimate interest within the meaning of Art. 6 para. 1 lit. f GDPR.
    For more information on how user data is handled, please visit YouTube's Privacy policy at: https://www.google.de/intl/de/policies/privacy.

  • Google Maps
    This page uses the map service Google Maps via an API. The provider is Google Inc, 1600 Amphitheatre Parkway, Mountain View, CA 94043, USA.
    To use the functions of Google Maps it is necessary to save your IP address. This information is usually transferred to a Google server in the USA and stored there. The provider of this site has no influence on this data transmission.
    The use of Google Maps is in the interest of an appealing representation of our online offers and at an easy findability of the places indicated by us on the website. This represents a legitimate interest within the meaning of Art. 6 para. 1 lit. f GDPR.
    You can find more information on the handling of user data in Google's data protection declaration: https://www.google.de/intl/de/policies/privacy/.

  • Google Fonts
    This website uses fonts from Google LLC, 1600 Amphitheatre Parkway, Mountain View, CA 94043, USA.
    When you visit one of our pages, a connection to the Google servers is established. The Google server is informed which of our pages you have visited.
    If you're logged into your Google account, you'll allow Google to associate your browsing habits directly with your personal profile. You can prevent this by logging out of your Google account.
    The use of Google Fonts is in the interest of an appealing representation of our online offers. This represents a legitimate interest within the meaning of Art. 6 para. 1 lit. f GDPR.
    For more information on how we handle user data, please see YouTube's privacy policy at: https://www.google.de/intl/de/policies/privacy.

6. Hosting

  • Serveroperation
    The internet presence is realized on a so-called virtual server at the hosting provider Host Europe. The hosting provider processes the collected data on our behalf. The basis for this is the interest in an efficient and secure provision of this offer within the meaning of Art. 6 para. 1 lit. f GDPR.

  • Data Backup
    All data (file system, databases) are backed up at regular intervals on an external server of Strato. The transmission of data to this server is exclusively encrypted, the encryption corresponds to the state of the art. Strato processes the data collected on our behalf. The basis for this is the interest in an efficient and secure provision of this offer within the meaning of Art. 6 para. 1 lit. f GDPR.