We take your data protection very seriously and treat your personal data confidentially and exclusively on the basis of the statutory provisions (GDPR, TKG 2003). Since changes to this data protection declaration may be made due to new technologies and the constant further development of this website, we recommend that you read the data protection declaration again at regular intervals. Definitions of the terms used (e.g. “personal data” or “processing”) can be found in Art. 4 GDPR.
In the following, we will inform you about the most important aspects of data processing on our website.
We, the website operator or page provider, collect data on access to the website on the basis of our legitimate interest (see Art. 6 Para. 1 lit. f. GDPR) and save them as “server log files” on the website’s server. When you visit our website, the following data are recorded for the duration of this session:
- your IP address
- start and end of the session
Our website uses so-called cookies. These are small text files that are stored on your device with the help of the browser. They do no harm.
If you do not want this, you can set up your browser so that it informs you about the setting of cookies and you only allow this in individual cases.
Use of Google Analytics
We use Google Analytics to analyse website usage. The data obtained from this are used to optimize our website as well as advertising measures.
Google Analytics is a web analysis service operated and provided by Google Inc. (1600 Amphitheater Parkway, Mountain View, CA 94043, United States). Google processes the website usage data on our behalf and is contractually obliged to take measures to guarantee the confidentiality of the processed data.
The following data, among other things, is recorded during your website visit:
- Pages viewed
- The achievement of “website goals” (e.g. contact inquiries and newsletter registrations)
- Your behavior on the pages (e.g. clicks, scrolling behavior and length of stay)
- Your approximate location (country and city)
- Your IP address (in abbreviated form so that no clear assignment is possible)
- Technical information such as browser, Internet provider, device and screen resolution
- Source of origin of your visit (i.e. via which website or which advertising material you came to us)
Google Analytics stores cookies in your web browser for a period of two years since your last visit. These cookies contain a randomly generated user ID with which you can be recognized on future website visits.
The recorded data are saved together with the randomly generated user ID, which enables pseudonymous user profiles to be evaluated. This user-related data is automatically deleted after 14 months. Other data are stored indefinitely in aggregated form.
You can prevent this by setting up your browser so that no cookies are saved. You can also revoke your cookie settings here.
Use of Wordfence
The Wordfence plug-in from Defiant, Inc. is used to ensure the security of this website. This will set cookies in your browser and your IP address will be recorded and saved.
Use of web fonts (Typekit)
This website uses so-called web fonts provided by Adobe Systems Inc. or Typekit. When you visit our website, the required web fonts are loaded in your browser cache to display texts and fonts correctly. If your browser won’t support web fonts, your computer uses a standard font.
Use of WPML
The WPML is a multilingual plug-in from OnTheGoSystems Ltd. company serves and makes it easy to build and run multilingual websites. Therefore cookies will be set in your browser.
If you contact us as the website operator through the contact options offered, your details will be stored for six months so that they can be used to process and answer your request. This data will not be passed on to third parties without your consent.
The legal basis for data processing for the purpose of sending the newsletter is your consent. We process your data for the purpose of sending the newsletter until you withdraw your consent. We work together with AcyMailing to process the newsletter dispatch. AcyMailing is a frequently used newsletter plug-in.
With regard to your data stored by us, you have the right to information, correction, restriction and objection, data processing as well as deletion and transferability of your data. To do this, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org.