We respect the privacy of all persons who contact us. Handling your personal data responsibly is important to us. We collect and process your data strictly in compliance with the applicable data protection regulations, about which we will inform you below.
The entity responsible for collecting, processing and using your personal data on this website is:
Further information about the company according to § 5 of the German Telemedia Act (TMG) is provided in the Imprint.
Data protection officer
We have appointed a data protection officer:
Data Protection Officer
Phone: +49 (0) 3681 · 452 99-90
Legal basisThe legal basis for data protection is the GDPR. This law establishes conditions under which the processing of personal data is lawful. We comply with these conditions:
- Art. 6 (1) (a)
The data subject has given consent to the processing of his or her personal data for one or more specific purposes.
- Art. 6 (1) (b)
Processing is necessary for the performance of a contract to which the data subject is party or in order to take steps at the request of the data subject prior to entering into a contract.
- Art. 6 (1) (c)
Processing is necessary for compliance with a legal obligation to which the controller is subject.
- Art. 6 (1) (d)
Processing is necessary in order to protect the vital interests of the data subject or of another natural person.
- Art. 6 (1) (e)
Processing is necessary for the performance of a task carried out in the public interest or in the exercise of official authority vested in the controller.
- Art. 6 (1) (f)
Processing is necessary for the purposes of the legitimate interests pursued by the controller or by a third party, except where such interests are overridden by the interests or fundamental rights and freedoms of the data subject which require protection of personal data, in particular where the data subject is a child.
Our website uses SSL or TLS encryption for security purposes and to protect the transmission of confidential content (e. g. personal data in contact forms), which are sent to the site operator. This means that data transmitted via our website can not be read by third parties. The encrypted connection is indicated by the letters „https://” in the address bar of your browser and the lock icon in the browser bar.
Rights of the data subjectsYou have rights that you may exercise by contacting the Data Protection Officer:
- Right to information about the data stored and processed by us (Art. 15 GDPR),
- Right of rectification of the personal data (Art. 16 GDPR),
- Right to erasure by the responsible body, if deletion is not yet possible due to legal obligations (Art. 17 GDPR),
- Right to restriction of processing (Art. 18 GDPR),
- Right to data portability, subject to consent or a contract with the responsible body (Art. 20 GDPR).
Right to object
In accordance with Art. 21 of the GDPR, you have the right to object to the processing of your personal data at any time. In particular, you may object to the processing of your personal data for the purpose of direct marketing.
Please contact our data protection officer to exercise your rights.
Right of appeal
Furthermore, according to Art. 77 of the GDPR, you have the right to lodge a complaint with the competent supervisory authority. Please find a list of data protection officers and their contact information under the following link: https://www.bfdi.bund.de/DE/Infothek/Anschriften_Links/anschriften_links-node.html
Logging of general data and information (server log files)
Any time the website is accessed, the provider logs and saves general data and information in a server log file by means of an automated system. This file is automatically forwarded to us by the browser.
This data is required in order to render the website on your computer. The legal basis is Art. 6 (1) (f) of the GDPR.
The following data is logged:
- IP address,
- Date and time,
- Page accessed,
- Browser software and
- Operating system.
This data is not saved or linked to other personal data.
Our website has a contact form through which you can get in touch with us electronically. If you do so, the data entered in the input mask will be transmitted to us and saved. This includes the following:
- E-mail address,
- Website (optional) and
Data transmitted via the contact form are exclusively used to process your enquiry or do deal with follow-up questions. This data is not provided to third parties without your consent.
Transmitted data will be stored by us until the need to do so no longer exists, or until you request the deletion of your data or revoke your consent to the storage of this data. You may revoke your consent by contacting the data protection officer.
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