The Internet pages use so-called cookies in several places. They are used to make our offering more user-friendly, effective and secure. Cookies are small text files which are stored on your computer and saved by your browser. Most of the cookies which we use are so-called “session cookies”. These are automatically deleted at the end of your visit. Cookies do not do any damage to your computer and do not contain any viruses.
Processing and collecting personal data for the use of the contact form
When using the contact form we only collect personal data (details about a specific natural person’s personal or factual circumstances) to the extent provided by you. We only use your email address to process your enquiry. Providing that you have not agreed to the continued processing and use of your data, they are then deleted again after your enquiry has been processed.
Collecting, processing and using personal data
Personal data (details about a specific natural person or people’s personal or factual circumstances) is only collected by us to the extent provided by you. Your personal data is processed and used to deal with your enquiries and to fulfil and provide the contractually agreed services. Providing that you have not agreed to the continued processing and use of your data, after the contract has been performed in full the data is then first of all stored taking the deadlines for tax and commercial law storage regulations into account and then finally deleted once these deadlines have passed.
Using the email address to send newsletters
Your email address is only used by us for advertising purposes to send our newsletter, providing you have expressly agreed to this by selecting the appropriate check box.
The newsletter can be cancelled by you at any time by opening the appropriate link in the newsletter or by sending us a message. You can find the contact details for this in our legal notice. Your email address will then be deleted.
Further information concerning the terms and conditions of use and data privacy can be found at http://www.google.com/analytics/terms/gb.html or at https://www.google.de/intl/en_uk/policies/. Please note that on this website, Google Analytics code is supplemented by “anonymizeIp” to ensure an anonymized collection of IP addresses (so called IP-masking).
Our website uses so called Social Plugins („Plugins) of the social network facebook.com, which is operated by Facebook Inc., 1601 S. California Ave, Palo Alto, CA 94304, USA (“Facebook”).
The plugins are identifiable by one of the Facebook logos (white “f” on a blue background or a “thump-up” sign) or are identified by the phrase “Facebook Social Plugin”. The list and the look of Facebook Social Plugins can be found here: developers.facebook.com/plugins.
Purpose and detail of the data assessment and the further use and analysis of the Data through Facebook and your thus related personal rights and control functions to protect your private data can be found in the data disclaimer of Facebook: www.facebook.com/policy.php.
If you are a member of Facebook and do not want Facebook to collect your data via our website and stores it in relationship to your Facebook member account, you will need to log out of Facebook prior to the visit of our website and you may also have to delete any related cookies stored locally by Facebook.
Furthermore it is possible to block the data generation of Facebook Plug-ins by using browser add-ons such as „Facebook Blocker“
USE OF GOOGLE ADWORDS CONVERSION TRACKING
GOOGLE ADWORDS REMARKETING
Our website measures conversions using visitor action pixels from Facebook, Facebook Inc., 1601 S. California Ave, Palo Alto, CA 94304, USA (“Facebook”).
These allow the behavior of site visitors to be tracked after they click on a Facebook ad to reach the provider’s website. This allows an analysis of the effectiveness of Facebook advertisements for statistical and market research purposes and their future optimization.
You can also deactivate the custom audiences remarketing feature in the Ads Settings section at https://www.facebook.com/ads/preferences/?entry_product=ad_settings_screen. You will first need to log into Facebook.
If you do not have a Facebook account, you can opt out of usage-based advertising from Facebook on the website of the European Interactive Digital Advertising Alliance: http://www.youronlinechoices.com/de/praferenzmanagement/.
Google Tag Manager
Google Tag Manager is a solution that allows us to manage so-called website tags through a single interface (including the integration of Google Analytics, for example, and other Google marketing services into our online offering). The tag manager itself (which implements the tags) does not process any personal data of users. With regard to the processing of personal data of users, reference is made to the following information about Google services. Usage Policy: https://www.google.com/intl/de/tagmanager/use-policy.html.
This website uses Hotjar, a web analytics service provided by Hotjar Ltd., Level 2, St Julians Business Centre, 3, Elia Zammit Street, St Julians STJ 1000, Malta, Europe.
We use Hotjar in order to better understand our users’ needs and to optimize this service and experience.
Furthermore you can prevent Hotjar`s collection and use of data by downloading and installing the cookie available under https://www.hotjar.com/opt-out.