Data protection declaration
Personal data (hereinafter mostly referred to as "data") will only be processed by us to the extent necessary and for the purpose of providing a functional and user-friendly website, including its content and the services offered there. According to Art. 4 No. 1 of Regulation (EU) 2016/679, i.e. the General Data Protection Regulation (hereinafter referred to as “GDPR”), “processing” is any process carried out with or without the help of automated processes or any such series of processes in connection with personal data, such as collecting, recording, organizing, arranging, storing, adapting or changing, reading, querying, using, disclosing through transmission, dissemination or any other form of provision, comparison or the linking, the restriction, the deletion or the destruction. With the following data protection declaration we inform you in particular about the type, scope, purpose, duration and legal basis of the processing of personal data, as far as we decide either alone or together with others about the purposes and means of processing. In addition, we will inform you below about the third-party components we use for optimization purposes and to increase the quality of use, insofar as third parties process data on their own responsibility.
The data protection declaration is structured as follows:
I. Information about us as the person responsible
II. Rights of users and data subjects
III. Information on data processing
I. Information about me as the person responsible Responsible provider of this website in terms of data protection law is:
72127 Kusterdingen Germany
II. Rights of users and data subjects With a view to the data processing described in more detail below, users and data subjects have the right • to confirm whether the data concerning them are being processed, to information about the processed data, to further information about the data processing and to copies the data (see also Art. 15 GDPR); • for the correction or completion of incorrect or incomplete data (see also Art. 16 GDPR); • to the immediate deletion of the data concerning you (see also Art. 17 GDPR), or, alternatively, if further processing is necessary in accordance with Art. 17 Para. 3 GDPR, to restrict processing in accordance with Art. 18 GDPR; • to receive the data concerning them and provided by them and to transfer this data to other providers / responsible parties (cf. also Art. 20 GDPR); • to complain to the supervisory authority if they are of the opinion that the data concerning them are being processed by the provider in violation of data protection regulations (cf. also Art. 77 GDPR). In addition, the provider is obliged to notify all recipients to whom data has been disclosed by the provider of any correction or deletion of data or the restriction of processing that takes place on the basis of Articles 16, 17 Paragraph 1, 18 GDPR teaching. However, this obligation does not exist if this notification is impossible or involves disproportionate effort. Irrespective of this, the user has a right to information about these recipients. Also, users and stakeholders have under Art. 21 DSGVO the right to object to the future processing of data concerning them, provided the data by the supplier in accordance with Art. 6 para. 1 lit . f) GDPR are processed. In particular, an objection to data processing for the purpose of direct advertising is permitted.
We use Matomo (formerly: "PIWIK") on our website .
This is open source software with which we can analyze the use of our website. Your IP address, the website (s) of our website that you are visiting, the website from which you switched to our website ( referrer URL), your length of stay on our website and the frequency with which one of our websites was accessed are all processed . To collect this data, Matomo saves a cookie on your end device via your internet browser. This cookie is valid for one week. The legal basis is Art. 6 para. 1 lit . f) GDPR. Our legitimate interest lies in the analysis and optimization of our website. However, we use Matomo with the anonymization function “ Automatically Anonymize Visitor IPs”. This anonymization function shortens your IP address by two bytes so that it cannot be assigned to you or to the Internet connection you are using. If you do not agree to this processing, you have the option of preventing the storage of the cookie by making a setting in your Internet browser. For more information, see "Cookies" above. You also have the option of ending the analysis of your usage behavior by means of the so-called opt- out. When you confirm the link , a cookie is saved on your device via your internet browser, which prevents further analysis. Please note, however, that you have to click the above link again if you delete the cookies stored on your device.
We use Google reCAPTCHA on our website to check and avoid interactions on our website through automated access, e.g. through so-called bots. This is a service provided by Google Ireland Limited, Gordon House, Barrow Street, Dublin 4, Ireland, hereinafter referred to as “Google”. Through certification according to the EU-US data protection shield ("EU-US Privacy Shield") undefined , Google guarantees that the EU's data protection requirements also apply when processing data in the USA. Through this service, Google can determine from which website a request is being sent and from which IP address you are using the so-called reCAPTCHA input box. In addition to your IP address, Google may also collect additional information that is necessary for offering and guaranteeing this service. The legal basis is Art. 6 para. 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 similar. Google offers further information on the general handling of your user data at undefined . Google Fonts We use Google Fonts on our website to display external fonts. This is a service provided by Google Ireland Limited, Gordon House, Barrow Street, Dublin 4, Ireland, hereinafter referred to as “Google”. Through certification according to the EU-US data protection shield ("EU-US Privacy Shield") undefined , Google guarantees that the EU's data protection requirements also apply to the processing of data in the USA. In order to enable the display of certain fonts on our website, a connection to the Google server in the USA is established when our website is accessed. The legal basis is Art. 6 para. 1 lit . f) GDPR. Our legitimate interest lies in the optimization and economic operation of our website. The connection to Google established when you visit our website enables Google to determine from which website your request was sent and to which IP address the representation of the font is to be transmitted. Google offers further information at undefined undefined , in particular on the possibilities of preventing the use of data.