Person-related data is data that can be assigned to a specific natural person, which can therefore be used to determine the identity of a natural person. The use of our offer is generally possible without the provision of personal data. The use of individual functions of our offer sometimes requires deviating regulations, which we will explain separately for each of these cases below. In any case, the personal data arising in connection with the use of this web platform will only be collected, processed and used by us in accordance with the applicable statutory provisions for the protection of personal data. We will also only make transfers of personal data to state institutions and authorities within the framework of mandatory legal provisions.
The legal basis for handling personal data can be found in the Federal Data Protection Act (BDSG available at www.gesetze-im-internet.de/bdsg_1990/) and the Telemedia Act (TMG, available at www.gesetze-im-internet.de/tmg/).
Information / Revocation / Cancellation right
According to §§ 34 and 6b BDSG you have the unrestricted right to free information about your data stored by us and according to § 35 BDSG the right to delete or block inadmissible data or the right to correction of incorrect data. You can also revoke your consent to the use of your data. On request, we will gladly inform you if and what personal data we have stored about you. We will take appropriate measures to update or correct any of your information stored on us.
Your browser transmits the following data when visiting our site to us or to our provider:
Browsertype and -version
Used operating system
Website from which you visit us (Referrer-URL)
Website you visit
Date and time of your access
Your Internet Protocol (IP) address.
These data (so-called server log files) are anonymous and are stored separately from any personal data you may have provided. The server log files are only evaluated for statistical purposes. A conclusion on your person is not possible.
Cookies are short, simple text-based files that a web page sends to your browser and then stores it on your computer. Cookies do not disturb, impair or damage your computer. Temporary, so-called session cookies remain stored on your device only as long as you stay on our site and will be automatically deleted after the end of your visit. In addition, we use non-temporary cookies to recognize your browser the next time you visit our site in order to make the offerings of our website more customer-friendly.
You can determine in the settings of your browser that you are informed about the setting of cookies and / or that you only allow cookies in individual cases or that you exclude the acceptance of cookies in general or in certain cases. Also, the automatic deletion of all cookies when you quit your browser is possible. These measures may restrict the functionality of our website.
Email & Contact Form
You can write us by email or by using our contact form. In both cases, your information will only be used and stored for the purpose stated in the contact. We will not do any reconciliation with any data that may be generated by the use of any of the separately listed third party components below. Likewise, we will not share your information with third parties.
On a Blog you may have the opportunity to "tag", rate and / or comment on individual contributions from our site. You can also rate comments and / or comment yourself. In addition to the rating or the comment itself, the IP address used at the time of rating / commenting and the date and time of the rating / comment are stored. This serves your and our protection against misuse, and in particular also against the unlawful interference with protected legal positions of third parties. We will not reconcile this information with data that may be generated as a result of the use of the separately identified third-party components. Likewise, we will not share your information with third parties.
To use advanced services, you can register with our web service. The data requested via a web mask are:
Apart from this information, we will only store your IP address used at the time of registration and the date and time of registration. All data collected in this way will be collected, stored and used exclusively for the purpose of providing our services to you. We will not reconcile this information with data that may be generated as a result of the use of the separately identified third-party components.
You have the opportunity to register for the subscription to our newsletter. With this offer, we inform you at irregular intervals about our offers and any special possibilities. The data requested via a web mask are:
Apart from your E-mail address, we will only store your IP address used at the time of registration and the date and time of registration. All data collected in this way will be collected, stored and used exclusively for the purpose of sending the requested information to you. We will not reconcile this information with data that may be generated as a result of the use of the separately identified third-party components. Your once given consent to receive our newsletter can be revoked at any time. This can e.g. by replying to our newsletter itself with the subject "Unsubscribe" in the subject.
We additionally anonymises your usage data by shortening your IP address in particular within member states of the European Union or in other contracting states of the Agreement on the European Economic Area. Only in exceptional cases will the full IP address be sent to a Google server in the US and shortened there.
Our website uses the Google Maps API. Google Maps is used to display maps and create maps. The Google Maps API is provided by Google Inc., 1600 Amphitheater Parkway, Mountain View, CA 94043, USA. By using Google Maps information can be generated, which can be transmitted to Google in the US and stored there.
To measure the effectiveness of our ads, our website uses Google Adwords. The Google Adwords service is provided by Google Inc., 1600 Amphitheater Parkway, Mountain View, CA 94043, USA.
If you found our website by clicking on an advertisement from Google.com (Google.de, ...), a so-called conversion cookie was stored on your computer. Cookies are short, simple text-based files that a web page sends to your browser and then stores it on your computer. Cookies do not disturb, impair or damage your computer.
Conversion cookies are not used for personal identification. You automatically lose their validity after 30 days. If you visit certain pages on our website and the cookie has not expired, we and Google may recognize that an ad placed with Google has been clicked and that you have been redirected to our site.
This allows Google to create visit statistics for web pages. We will then receive a statistic on the total number of users who clicked our ad and which pages of our website were accessed by the clicking user. A personal identification of users is not possible for us by Google Adwords. With regard to the setting of conversion cookies, you can also use your browser settings to specify that you are informed about the setting of cookies and / or that you only allow cookies in individual cases or that you exclude the acceptance of cookies in general or in certain cases. Also, the automatic deletion of all cookies when you quit your browser is possible.
For more information about the protection and security of your data by Google in connection with Google Adwords, see:
Our website uses features provided by Facebook Inc., 1601 S. California Ave, Palo Alto, CA 94304, USA. Facebook serves u.a. the publication of information via a social media network.
With its services and components integrated on other websites, Facebook gains knowledge of the network usage behavior of the visitors to the page in question. A possible click on "Like" or the comments written by you in the corresponding Facebook fields are transmitted to Facebook, saved by Facebook and assigned to your personal Facebook account. Facebook is also able to recognize which web page you are visiting, regardless of whether you click on a Facebook component. This information can then Facebook, for. Assign to your personal Facebook account.
You can prevent the transmission of usage and personal data to Facebook. To do this, please log out of your Facebook account before visiting our website and delete your browser's cookies. You may also opt-out of using your data by providing appropriate information on the Digital Advertising Alliance's consumer choice website (http://www.aboutads.info/choices/). There is also the possibility of using additional programs for your web browser (plug-ins) Facebook to make the collection of data in whole or in part impossible. An overview of suitable software can be found e.g. here:
For detailed information on the collection and handling and security of your data through Facebook, see:
Our website uses features provided by YouTube, LLC, 901 Cherry Ave., San Bruno, CA 94066, USA. YouTube serves u.a. the publication and integration of videos via a web platform.
By calling one of our YouTube plug-in-enabled sites, data is exchanged between your browser and YouTube's servers. YouTube will know which website you are visiting. If you have an account on YouTube, YouTube may link and save the fact of visiting our site with your YouTube account. You can prevent the transfer of data to YouTube by logging out of your YouTube account and deleting your browser's cookies before visiting our website.
For more information about how YouTube collects and maintains and secures your information, see:
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