Data protection declaration
General Information and Mandatory Information
Appointment of the responsible body
The responsible body for data processing on this website is:
The controller alone or together with others decides on the purposes and means of processing personal data (e.g. names, contact data, etc.).
Revocation of your consent to data processing
Some data processing procedures are only possible with your express consent. A revocation of your already given consent is possible at any time. An informal notification by e-mail is sufficient for the revocation. The legality of the data processing up to the revocation remains unaffected by the revocation.
Right of appeal to the data protection authority
As the person concerned, you have a right of appeal to the responsible data protection authority in the event of a breach of data protection law. The responsible supervisory authority with regard to data protection issues is the Hessian State Data Protection Commissioner. The following link provides the responsible data protection officer and his contact details: https://datenschutz.hessen.de/ueber-uns.
You can access the complaint form of the Hessian Data Protection Commissioner here: https://datenschutz.hessen.de/service/meldungen-von-verletzungen-des-schutzes-personenbezogener-daten.
Right to data transferability
You have the right to have data which we process automatically on the basis of your consent or in fulfilment of a contract handed over to yourself or to third parties. It is provided in a machine-readable format. If you request the direct transfer of the data to another person responsible, this will only take place if it is technically feasible.
Right to information, correction, blocking, deletion
You have the right to free information about your stored personal data, the origin of the data, its recipients and the purpose of data processing and, if necessary, a right to correction, blocking or deletion of this data at any time within the scope of the applicable legal provisions. In this regard and also for further questions on the subject of personal data, you can contact us at any time via the contact options listed in the imprint.
SSL or TLS encryption
For security reasons and to protect the transmission of confidential content that you send to us as the site operator, our website uses SSL or TLS encryption. This means that data that you transmit via this website cannot be read by third parties. You can recognize an encrypted connection by the “https://” address line of your browser and the lock symbol in the browser line.
Server log files
The provider of the website automatically collects and stores information in server log files which your browser automatically transmits to us. These are:
- Browser type and browser version
- Operating system used
- Referrer URL
- Host name of the accessing computer
- Time of the server request
- IP address
This data is not merged with other data sources. Data processing is based on GDPR 6(1)(f), which permits the processing of data for the fulfilment of a contract or pre-contractual measures.
Hosting & Data Centers
This website and all related data are stored in European data centres of Host Europe GmbH. Further information can be found here.
CloudFlare is used as CDN (“Content Delivery Network”) to secure this website. For this reason, all requests are forcibly routed through their servers and consolidated into functional statistics that cannot be deactivated but that are not tracking individual users. The collected raw data is usually deleted there within 4 hours, at the latest after 3 days.
Our Website uses a functional Cookie. Cookies are small text files that are stored by the browser on your device. Cookies help us to make our website more user-friendly, effective and secure.
Name of the functional Cookie: __cfduid
Type of Cookie / Provider: Third Party / Cloudflare
Purpose: This Cookie is used by CloudFlare to identify trusted connections. The Cookie does not store or process and bzw. verarbeitet keine personal data. This Cookie is required for the secure operations of the website.
Persistency: 1 year
Using a modern web browser you can track, restrict, or prevent the usage of Cookies. Many web browsers can be configured to delete Cookies when being closed. Disabling cookies on our website may impact the core functionality.
Using Cookies that are required for electric communication or that are required for certain functions (i.e. shopping cart) is based on GDPR 6(1)(f), which permits the processing of data for the fulfilment of a contract or pre-contractual measures. As operator of this website we have a legitimate interest to store Cookies for ensuring error-free operations and unobstructed delivery of our services. If a Cookie is being user for other purposes (i.e. tracking or analysis) this will be handled separately under this data protection declaration.