We take the protection of your personal information very seriously and strictly adhere to data protection regulations. Personal data is collected on our website only to the extent that is technically necessary. Under no circumstances shall the data collected be sold or passed on to third parties for other reasons.
The following declaration gives you an overview of how we ensure this protection and what kind of data is collected and for what purpose:
Data processing on this website
We automatically collect and store information your browser sends to us in our server log files. This includes:
- browser type/version
- operating system used
- referrer URL (previously visited page)
- host name of accessing computer (IP address)
- time of server request
We cannot assign this data to specific individuals. This data is not compiled with other data sources and the data is also deleted after performing a statistical analysis.
Additional personal information such as your name, address, telephone number or e-mail address is not collected, unless such information is volunteered by you, e.g. as part of registration or an information request.
Use of personal data
If you provide us with personal data, this data will be used only for the stated purpose to which you consented before entering the data. We will keep your personal data only as long as is necessary or legally required for the intended purpose.
Data security and privacy
By using all technical and administrative possibilities, your personal data is stored in such a way that it inaccessible to third parties. Full data security cannot be ensured when communicating by email, which is why we recommend sending confidential information by post.
Right to information
You have the right at any time to information regarding your personal data. You have the option of having it corrected if necessary or to request the deletion of your data. Your data will then be deleted unless statutory regulations prevent this. You may at any time revoke the permission you have given us to use your personal data. In this case, please address your request to firstname.lastname@example.org.
This website uses Google Analytics, a web analytics service provided by Google Inc. ("Google"). Google Analytics uses so-called cookies, text files that are stored on your computer and enable analysis of your use of the website. The information generated by the cookie about your use of this website (including your IP address, which however is anonymised before it is saved by using the _anonymiseIp() method, so that it can no longer be assigned to a port) is transferred to a Google server in the USA and stored there. Google will use this information to evaluate your use of the website, compile reports on website activity for website operators and provide additional services related to website and internet usage. Google will also forward this information to third parties, if required by law or insofar as third parties process this data on behalf of Google. Google will in no case associate your IP address with other data held by Google. You may refuse the installation of cookies by setting your browser software accordingly; however, we would like to point out that you may not be able to make full use all features of this website in this case. By using this website, you consent to the processing of data about you by Google in the manner described above and for the aforementioned purpose.
You can object to the collection of data through Google Analytics with future effect by installing a deactivation add-on (http://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout?hl=de) for your browser.
Plugins of the social network Facebook, 1601 South California Avenue, Palo Alto, CA 94304, USA are integrated on our website. You can identify Facebook plugins by the Facebook logo or the "Like button" on our website. You can find an overview of the Facebook plugins by clicking here: http://developers.facebook.com/docs/plugins/.
If you do not want Facebook to be able to assign your visit on our pages to your Facebook user account, please log out of your Facebook user account.