Privacy Protection

We strive to protect the personal information of our users to the greatest extent possible and we are committed to using this information responsibly. We follow the stipulations of Germany’s Federal Data Protection Act and Telemedia Act. Users’ personal data is collected and used solely under the terms of this privacy protection declaration.


What information do we collect?

When you access our website, your browser automatically transmits information to our webserver, where it is temporarily stored in a log file. We collect this information to ensure a trouble-free user experience and, when necessary, to correct technical problems.

  • Date and time of access
  • Browser type and version
  • Operating system
  • URL of the previously visited website, if it has linked us
  • Notification of successful data access
  • Search term when using a web browser

This information is stored for technical reasons only and is not placed in connection with any certain person.


Website Analytics

We use the open source tool Matomo for statistical analysis of how our website is used. Matomo uses cookies and JavaScript to collect various information on your computer, which is transmitted to our web server:

  •     IP address, anonymized by shortening
  •     Two Piwik cookies to distinguish between different visitors
  •     Previously visited URL (referrer), if it linked to us
  •     Name and version of the operating system
  •     Name, version and language setting of the browser

You can object to the transfer of this data using the opt-out link below.