This privacy statement is intended to inform the users of this website about the nature, scope and purpose of the collection and use of personal data by the website operator [insert your contact details].
The website operator takes your data protection very seriously and treats your personal data confidentially and according to the legal regulations. As new technologies and the constant development of this website may result in changes to this data protection declaration, we recommend that you read the data protection declaration again at regular intervals.
We, the website operator or page provider, collect data on access to the website on the basis of our legitimate interest and save this as "server log files" on the server of the website. The following data is logged in this way:
- Visited website
- Time at the time of access
- Amount of data sent in bytes
- Source/reference from which you came to the page
- Browser used
- Operating system used
- IP address used
Range measurement & cookies
If you do not want cookies to be stored on your end device for range measurement, you can object to the use of these files here:
- Cookie deactivation page of the network advertising initiative:
- Cookie deactivation page of the US website:
- Cookie deactivation page of the European website:
Common browsers offer the option not to accept cookies. Note: There is no guarantee that you will be able to access all functions of this website without restrictions if you make the appropriate settings.
Collection and processing of personal data
The website operator collects, uses and passes on your personal data only if this is permitted by law or if you consent to the collection of data. Personal data includes all information which serves to determine your person and which can be traced back to you - for example your name, e-mail address and telephone number.
You can also visit this website without providing any personal information. However, in order to improve our online services, we store your access data to this website (without personal reference). This access data includes, for example, the file you requested or the name of your Internet provider. The anonymisation of the data does not allow conclusions to be drawn about you personally.
Note: At this point you should also specify which, how and why you process personal data as a website operator.
Which ones? - We process personal data such as first name, surname, IP address, e-mail address, place of residence, postal code and content details from the contact form.
How? we process personal data only after express permission of the users concerned and in compliance with the applicable data protection regulations.
Why? - Personal data is processed on the basis of our legitimate interest in fulfilling our contractually agreed services and optimising our online offering.
Dealing with contact data
If you contact us as a website operator through the contact options offered, your details will be stored so that they can be used to process and respond to your enquiry. These data will not be passed on to third parties without your consent.
Dealing with comments and contributions
If you leave a contribution or comment on this website, your IP address will be stored. This is based on our legitimate interests and serves the security of us as a website operator: Because if your comment violates applicable law, we may be prosecuted for why we have an interest in the identity of the comment or contribution author.
Due to our legitimate interests, this website uses the "Google Analytics" service, which is operated by Google Inc. (1600 Amphitheatre Parkway Mountain View, CA 94043, USA). The service (Google Analytics) uses "cookies" - text files which are stored on your terminal device. The information collected by the cookies is usually sent to a Google server in the USA and stored there.
Google LLC complies with European privacy laws and is certified under the Privacy Shield Agreement:
On this website IP anonymization is used. The IP address of the users is shortened within the member states of the EU and the European Economic Area and in the other contracting states of the agreement. Only in individual cases is the IP address initially transmitted unabbreviated to a Google server in the USA and then shortened there. By this shortening the personal reference of your IP address is omitted. The IP address of the user transmitted by the browser is not combined with other data stored by Google.
Under the terms of the order data agreement, which we have concluded with Google Inc. as the website operator, Google Inc. uses the information collected to compile an analysis of website usage and website activity and to provide services relating to internet usage.
The data collected by Google on our behalf is used to evaluate the use of our online services by individual users, for example to create reports on website activity to improve our online services.
You have the option of preventing cookies from being stored on your device by making the appropriate settings in your browser. It is not guaranteed that you can access all functions of this website without restrictions if your browser does not allow cookies.
You can also use a browser plug-in to prevent the information collected by cookies (including your IP address) from being sent to Google Inc. and used by Google Inc. The following link leads you to the corresponding plugin:
Alternatively, by clicking on this link (IMPORTANT: Insert opt-out link), you prevent Google Analytics from collecting information about you within this website. Click on the link above to download an opt-out cookie. Your browser must therefore always allow the storage of cookies for this purpose. If you delete your cookies regularly, you will need to click the link again each time you visit this website.
Here you will find further information on the use of data by Google Inc:
- collected by Google partners)
- about advertising displayed to you)
- of cookies in ads)
Use of social media plug-ins from Facebook
Due to our legitimate interest in the analysis, optimization and operation of our online services, this website uses the Facebook Social Plugin, developed by Facebook Inc. (1 Hacker Way, Menlo Park, California 94025, USA). You can recognize the embeddings by the Facebook logo or by the terms "like", "like", "share" in the colors Facebooks (blue and white). Information about all Facebook plugins can be found via the following link:
Facebook Inc. complies with European privacy laws and is certified under the Privacy Shield Agreement:
The plugin establishes a direct connection between your browser and the Facebook servers. The website operator has no influence whatsoever on the nature and extent of the data that the plugin transmits to the Facebook Inc. servers. You can find more information here:
The plugin informs Facebook Inc. that you have visited this website as a user. It is possible that your IP address will be saved. If you are logged into your Facebook account during your visit to this website, this information is linked to this account.
If you use the functions of the plugin - for example by sharing or "linking" a post - the corresponding information is also transmitted to Facebook Inc.
Would you like to prevent Facebook. Inc. links this data to your Facebook account, please log out of Facebook before visiting this website and delete the stored cookies. Via your Facebook profile, you can make further settings for data processing for advertising purposes or object to the use of your data for advertising purposes. You can access the settings here:
- Profile settings for Facebook:
- Cookie deactivation page of the US-American website:
- Cookie deactivation page of the European website:
Which data, for what purpose and to what extent Facebook collects, uses and processes data and which rights and setting options you have to protect your privacy can be read in the Facebook data protection guidelines. You can find them here:
Rights of the user
As a user, you have the right to request free information about which personal data about you has been stored. You also have the right to correct incorrect data and to limit or delete the processing of your personal data. If applicable, you may also exercise your right to data portability. If you believe that your data has been processed unlawfully, you can lodge a complaint with the competent supervisory authority.
Deletion of data
Unless your request conflicts with a legal obligation to store data (e.g. data retention), you have a right to delete your data. Data stored by us will be deleted if they are no longer needed for their intended purpose and there are no legal retention periods. If deletion cannot be carried out because the data is required for permissible legal purposes, data processing will be restricted. In this case, the data will be blocked and not processed for other purposes.
Right of objection
Users of this website may exercise their right of objection and object to the processing of their personal data at any time.
If you wish to have your personal data corrected, blocked, deleted or informed, or if you have any questions regarding the collection, processing or use of your personal data, or if you wish to revoke your consent, please contact the following e-mail address: [insert e-mail address]
Note: Depending on which personal data, cookies, plugins, etc., you want to use, we will send you a message. If you use them on your website, you must include additional information in your privacy statement.
This includes, for example, information about:
- The disclosure of data to third parties and third-party providers
- Integration of third-party services and content (e.g. Google fonts or YouTube videos)
- provision of contractual services
- Contact via the contact form
- Use of session cookies
- Use of data-processing anti-spam plug-ins
- Use of the Google Remarketing Tag
- Using Google+ or Twitter buttons