Data protection declaration

We take the protection of your personal details very seriously and strictly observe data protection laws. Personal data is only collected on this website insofar as is technically required. Under no circumstances is the data collected sold or supplied to third parties for other reasons.

The following declaration gives you an overview of how we ensure this protection and which type of data is collected for which purposes.

Data processing on this website

The following information is transmitted to us by your browser and stored in the server log files:

  • Browser type/version
  • Operating system used
  • Referrer URL (the page previously visited)
  • Host name of the accessing computer (IP address)
  • Time of the server request.

We are not usually able to assign these details to specific people. This data is not merged with other data sources, and is furthermore deleted after statistical evaluation.


This website also uses Google Analytics. This is a service that can be used to analyse websites for statistical purposes. Cookies - small text files - are stored on your computer and record, for example, information about your operating system, browser, IP address, the previously accessed web address (referrer URL) and the time.

The data is transmitted to a Google server where it is saved. Google will use this information to create reports about the website activities for the provider. You can disable Cookies in your internet browser.

Privacy statement for the use of Google Analytics

This website uses Google Analytics, a web analytics service provided by Google, Inc. ("Google"). Google Analytics uses "cookies", text files that are stored on your computer to help analyze how you use the website. The information generated by the cookie about your use of this website is usually transferred to and stored on a server belonging to Google in the USA. If, however, IP anonymization is activated on this website, your IP address will first be truncated by Google within Member States of the European Union or in other countries that are parties to the Agreement on the European Economic Area.

Only in exceptional cases is the complete IP address transmitted to a Google server in the USA and shortened there. On behalf of the operator of this website, Google will use this information to evaluate your use of the website, compiling reports on website activity and providing other services relating to website and internet usage to the website operator. The IP address transmitted by your browser in connection with Google Analytics will not be associated 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. You can also prevent the collection of the information generated by the cookie about your use of the website (including your IP address) by Google and the processing of this information by Google by downloading and installing the browser plugin available from the following link: