We collect data that comes from different sources and can generally be divided into two areas:
- Direct interactions: Use of our websites through e.g. registrations, forms, inquiries, applications, etc.
- Automated interactions: Use of technologies such as e.g. electronic communication protocols, etracker, cookies+
Electronic communication protocols: When you visit our website, we store by default the name of your Internet service provider, the website from which you visit us, the websites you visit with us as well as the date and duration of the visit.
Most of the cookies we use are so-called "session cookies", which are automatically deleted after you visit our site. Other cookies allow us to recognize your browser on your next visit. They remain stored on your device until you delete them.
Through settings on your browser you can provide information about cookies set, allow cookies only in individual cases, exclude them for certain cases or generally and / or enable the automatic deletion of cookies when closing the browser. Please note that disabling cookies may limit the functionality of this website.
etracker: This website uses technologies from etracker GmbH (www.etracker.com) to collect and store data for marketing and optimization purposes. From these data usage profiles can be created under a pseudonym. Cookies can be used for this purpose. Cookies are small text files stored locally in the cache of the site visitor's Internet browser. The cookies enable recognition of the Internet browser. The data collected with the etracker technologies will not be used to personally identify the visitor to this website without the separately granted consent of the person concerned and will not be combined with personal data about the bearer of the pseudonym. The data collection and storage can be contradicted at any time with effect for the future. http://www.etracker.de/privacy?et=lSEho9
Google reCAPTCHA: In our contact forms we use Google reCAPTCHA to check and avoid interactions on our websites through automated access, for example through so-called bots. This is a service of Google LLC, 1600 Amphitheatre Parkway, Mountain View, CA 94043 USA, hereafter referred to as “Google”.
Certified under the EU-US Privacy Shield https://www.privacyshield.gov/participant?id=a2zt000000001L5AAI&status=Active Google guarantees that EU data protection standards will be respected even when processing data in the US.
Through this service Google can determine from which website a request is sent and from which IP address you use the so-called reCAPTCHA input box. In addition to your IP address additional information may be collected by Google, which is necessary for the offer and guarantee of this service.
The legal basis is Art. 6 Paragraph 1 lit. f GDPR. Our legitimate interest lies in the security of our website and in the defense against unwanted, automated access in the form of spam or the like. Under https://policies.google.com/privacy Google provides more information about the general usage of your user information.