1. An overview of data protection
Who is responsible for the data collection on this website?
The data collected on this website are processed by the website operator. The operator's contact details can be found in the website's required legal notice.
How do we collect your data?
Some data are collected when you provide it to us. This could, for example, be data you enter on a contact form.
Other data are collected automatically by our IT systems when you visit the website. These data are primarily technical data such as the browser and operating system you are using or when you accessed the page. These data are collected automatically as soon as you enter our website.
What do we use your data for?
Part of the data is collected to ensure the proper functioning of the website. Other data can be used to analyze how visitors use the site.
What rights do you have regarding your data?
You always have the right to request information about your stored data, its origin, its recipients, and the purpose of its collection at no charge. You also have the right to request that it be corrected, blocked, or deleted. You can contact us at any time using the address given in the legal notice if you have further questions about the issue of privacy and data protection. You may also, of course, file a complaint with the competent regulatory authorities.
Analytics and third-party tools
You can object to this analysis. We will inform you below about how to exercise your options in this regard.
Please note that data transmitted via the internet (e.g. via email communication) may be subject to security breaches. Complete protection of your data from third-party access is not possible.
Notice concerning the party responsible for this website
The party responsible for processing data on this website is:
Telefon: 09 11 - 59 83 99 - 10
Telefax: 09 11 - 59 83 99 - 90
E-Mail: Contact form
The responsible party is the natural or legal person who alone or jointly with others decides on the purposes and means of processing personal data (names, email addresses, etc.).
Revocation of your consent to the processing of your data
Many data processing operations are only possible with your express consent. You may revoke your consent at any time with future effect. An informal email making this request is sufficient. The data processed before we receive your request may still be legally processed.
Right to file complaints with regulatory authorities
If there has been a breach of data protection legislation, the person affected may file a complaint with the competent regulatory authorities. The competent regulatory authority for matters related to data protection legislation is the data protection officer of the German state in which our company is headquartered. A list of data protection officers and their contact details can be found at the following link: https://www.bfdi.bund.de/DE/ Infothek/Anschriften_Links/ anschriften_links-node.html.
Right to data portability
You have the right to have data which we process based on your consent or in fulfillment of a contract automatically delivered to yourself or to a third party in a standard, machine-readable format. If you require the direct transfer of data to another responsible party, this will only be done to the extent technically feasible.
SSL or TLS encryption
This site uses SSL or TLS encryption for security reasons and for the protection of the transmission of confidential content, such as the inquiries you send to us as the site operator. You can recognize an encrypted connection in your browser's address line when it changes from "http://" to "https://" and the lock icon is displayed in your browser's address bar.
If SSL or TLS encryption is activated, the data you transfer to us cannot be read by third parties.
Information, blocking, deletion
As permitted by law, you have the right to be provided at any time with information free of charge about any of your personal data that is stored as well as its origin, the recipient and the purpose for which it has been processed. You also have the right to have this data corrected, blocked or deleted. You can contact us at any time using the address given in our legal notice if you have further questions on the topic of personal data.
Opposition to promotional emails
We hereby expressly prohibit the use of contact data published in the context of website legal notice requirements with regard to sending promotional and informational materials not expressly requested. The website operator reserves the right to take specific legal action if unsolicited advertising material, such as email spam, is received.
3. Data collection on our website
Most of the cookies we use are so-called "session cookies." They are automatically deleted after your visit. Other cookies remain in your device's memory until you delete them. These cookies make it possible to recognize your browser when you next visit the site.
Server log files
The website provider automatically collects and stores information that your browser automatically transmits to us in "server log files". These are:
- Browser type and browser version
- Operating system used
- Referrer URL
- Host name of the accessing computer
- Time of the server request
- IP address
These data will not be combined with data from other sources.
The basis for data processing is Art. 6 (1) (b) DSGVO, which allows the processing of data to fulfill a contract or for measures preliminary to a contract.
Should you send us questions via the contact form, we will collect the data entered on the form, including the contact details you provide, to answer your question and any follow-up questions. We do not share this information without your permission.
We will, therefore, process any data you enter onto the contact form only with your consent per Art. 6 (1)(a) DSGVO. You may revoke your consent at any time. An informal email making this request is sufficient. The data processed before we receive your request may still be legally processed.
We will retain the data you provide on the contact form until you request its deletion, revoke your consent for its storage, or the purpose for its storage no longer pertains (e.g. after fulfilling your request). Any mandatory statutory provisions, especially those regarding mandatory data retention periods, remain unaffected by this provision.
4. Analytics and advertising
a) Use of Matomo cookies (formerly Piwik)
This site uses the open source web analysis service Matomo to analyze statistical user behavior. Matomo uses so-called "cookies" for this. These are text files that are stored on your computer and that enable an anonymous analysis of your use of the website.
The information generated by the cookie about the use of this website is stored on our server. The IP address is anonymized before it is saved. Matomo cookies remain on your device until you delete them.
The storage of Matomo cookies is based on Art. 6 Para. 1 lit. f GDPR. The website operator has a legitimate interest in the anonymous analysis of user behavior in order to optimize both its website and its advertising.
Further information on the Matomo cookie
The cookie for evaluating the static user behavior is set when a user agrees to the analysis. These cookies are not used for personal identification and usually lose their validity after 30 days.
The information generated by the cookie about the use of this website will not be passed on to third parties. You can prevent the storage of cookies by setting your browser software accordingly; however, we would like to point out that in this case you may not be able to use all functions of this website to their full extent.
Deactivate Matomo cookies
If you do not agree to the storage and use of your data, you can deactivate the storage and use here. In this case, an opt-out cookie is stored in your browser that prevents Matomo from storing usage data. All you have to do is click on the link below.Deactivate Matomo
(Uncheck point 2: "Cookies for anonymous analysis of statistical user behavior to improve website content.")
b) Use of Google Ads conversion tracking
To analyze click and activity behavior, this site uses the online advertising program "Google Ads" and, as part of this, the so-called conversion tracking of Google Ireland Limited, Gordon House, 4 Barrow St, Dublin, D04 E5W5, Ireland ("Google") . Google uses so-called "cookies" for this. These are text files that are saved on your computer and that enable an analysis of click and activity behavior.
We use Google Ads based on our legitimate interest in targeted advertising in accordance with. Art. 6 para. 1 lit. f GDPR.
With the help of the advertising materials offered by Google (Google Ads), we can draw attention to our attractive offers on external websites and use so-called conversions to determine how successful the individual advertising measures are. In doing so, we are pursuing the interest of only showing you advertising that is really of interest to you, of making our website more interesting for you and of achieving a fair calculation of advertising costs.
Further information on the Google conversion tracking cookie
The conversion tracking cookie is set when a user clicks on an Ads advert placed by Google. These cookies are not used for personal identification and usually lose their validity after 30 days. Each Google Ads customer receives a different cookie. This means that cookies cannot be tracked via the websites of Google Ads customers.
If the user visits certain pages on this website and the cookie has not yet expired, we and Google can see that the user clicked on the ad and was redirected to a page with a conversion tracking tag. However, we do not receive any information with which the users can be personally identified.
Deactivate Google conversion cookies
If you do not want to participate in tracking, you can block this use by deactivating the Google conversion tracking cookie in your internet browser under user settings. You will then not be included in the conversion tracking statistics. Alternatively, you can click on the following link:Deactivate Google Ads
(Uncheck point 3: "Cookies to analyze click and activity behavior to optimize our offers.)
When using Google Ads, personal data may also be transmitted to the servers of Google LLC. come in the US. In the event that personal data is transmitted to Google LLC. based in the USA, Google LLC. Certified for the US-European data protection agreement “Privacy Shield”, which guarantees compliance with the data protection level applicable in the EU. A current certificate can be viewed here:
You can find more information about Google's data protection provisions at the following Internet address:
You can permanently deactivate cookies for ad preferences by preventing them by setting your browser software accordingly or by clicking the following link
c) Use of the Facebook pixel
The so-called Facebook pixel (“visitor action pixel”) of Facebook Ireland Limited, 4 Grand Canal Square, Dublin 2, Ireland is integrated on this website. This is used to analyze the click and activity behavior of users who have seen or clicked on one of our Facebook advertisements.
We use Facebook Ads based on our legitimate interest in targeted advertising in accordance with. Art. 6 para. 1 lit. f GDPR.
The "visitor action pixel" is used to evaluate the effectiveness of Facebook advertisements for statistical and market research purposes. It also enables us to determine target groups for advertising on Facebook based on website visits and surfing behavior, so-called Facebook ads.
The function of the "visitor action pixel" means that, for example, It can be seen whether an advertisement published on Facebook has led to a contact form being sent or a website being accessed, for example. The actions taken can be traced by calling up the integrated “visitor action pixel”.
On the basis of this, we may take optimization measures, if necessary, in order to continue to make online marketing attractive for you.
More information about the Facebook Pixel
When you visit the website, the pixel is directly integrated by Facebook so that a cookie can be saved on your device. This is a text file that is saved on your computer and enables an analysis of the click and activity behavior. If you subsequently log in to Facebook or are already logged in to Facebook, your website visit will be noted in your profile.
The data collection does not allow us to view personal data of individual users, so that your anonymity is preserved. On the other hand, this data is stored and processed by Facebook, which enables conclusions to be drawn about the corresponding user profile and its link. Reference is made here to Facebook's data usage guidelines for data processing, which can be viewed at: https://www.facebook.com/about/privacy/
If you have not created a profile on Facebook, you are excluded from the named data processing.
Deactivate Facebook cookies
If you do not agree to the storage and use of your data, you can deactivate the storage and use here.
Please click on the link below if you wish to deactivate the Facebook "visitor action pixel":
(Uncheck point 3: "Cookies to analyze click and activity behavior to optimize our offers.)
Download and install the available browser plug-in: https://www.google.com/settings/ads/plugin?hl=de