Data protection

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Information on the processing of personal data

Data protection
The operator of this website takes the protection of your personal data very seriously. We handle your personal data confidentially and in accordance with both the statutory data protection regulations and this data protection notice. Our website can generally be used without having to provide any personal data. To the extent that personal data (such as names, addresses and email addresses) is collected on our website, this is done on a voluntary basis wherever possible. This data is not passed on to third parties without your express consent. We wish to inform you that the transmission of data via the internet (e.g. email communication) may be subject to security holes. It is not possible to ensure complete protection of data against third-party access.


This website uses cookies. Cookies do not damage your computer and do not contain any viruses. Cookies are used to make our website more user-friendly, more effective and more secure. Cookies are small text files that are stored on your computer and saved by your browser. Most of the cookies we use are session cookies, which are automatically deleted at the end of your visit. Other cookies are stored on your device until you delete them. These cookies enable us to recognise your browser upon your next visit. You can configure your browser to inform you about the use of cookies and allow cookies only in individual cases, refuse to allow cookies in specific cases or in general, and activate the automatic deletion of cookies whenever you close the browser. The deactivation of cookies may limit the functionality of this website.

List of cookies


PHPSESSIDWebsite operatorSaves the user session status regarding page requests.Expires once website is closed
Website operatorSaves the user selection for handling cookies.1 year



Google AnalyticsDistinguishes between users and sessions. Used to calculate statistics on new and recurring visitors. The cookie is updated every time that data is sent to Google Analytics.2 years
_gatGoogle AnalyticsUsed to throttle the request rate, which limits data recording on very frequently visited websites.10 minutes
_gidGoogle AnalyticsRelevant for tracking user behaviour and used to calculate statistics on new and recurring visitors. The cookie is updated every time that data is sent to Google Analytics.1 day


Media playback

NIDGoogleUsed to display Google Maps content.
Additional cookies relating to Google Maps (via the domain 1P_JAR, __Secure-3PAPISID, __Secure-3PAPISID, __Secure-3PAPISID, __Secure-3PAPISID, __Secure-SSID, __Secure-SSID, ANID, APISID, CGIC, CGIC, CONSENT, DV, HSID, OTZ, SAPISID, SEARCH_SAMESITE, SIDCC, SID, SNID, SSID
6 months
YouTubeUsed to display YouTube content.
Additional cookies relating to YouTube (via the domain APISID, CONSENT, HSID, LOGIN_INFO, SAPISID, SID, SIDCC, SSID, YSC, __Secure-3PAPISID, __Secure-3PSID, __Secure-APISID, __Secure-HSID, __Secure-SSID
Additional cookies relating to YouTube (via the domain DSID, IDE
6 months

Used to unblock Vimeo content.
Additional cookies relating to Vimeo: player, _abexps, continuous_play_v3, __qca, __ssid, _fbp, _ga, _ gcl_au, _uetvid, muxData

2 years

Server log files

The provider of the website automatically collects and stores information in server log files that are automatically transmitted to us by your browser. This information is as follows:

  • Browser type and browser version
  • Operating system used
  • Referrer URL
  • Host name of accessing computer
  • Time of server request

This data cannot be linked to specific persons, nor is it merged with other data sources. We reserve the right to subsequently check this data if we are made aware of specific indications of a legal violation.

Google Analytics
This website uses Google Analytics, a web analysis service from Google Inc. (‘Google’). Google Analytics uses cookies: these text files are stored on your computer and make it possible to analyse your use of our website. The information generated by the cookie concerning your visit to this website (including your IP address) is transmitted by Google to a server in the USA and stored there. If IP anonymisation is activated, Google shortens/anonymises the last octet of your IP address for member states of the European Union and for other contracting parties to the Agreement on the European Economic Area. Only in exceptional cases will the full IP address be transmitted to a Google server in the USA and shortened there.
On behalf of the operator of this website, Google uses this information to assess your use of the website, compile reports for website operators on website activity and provide the website operator with additional services relating to the use of websites and the internet. The IP address transmitted from your browser within the context of Google Analytics is not merged with any other Google data. You can prevent the storage of cookies by configuring the settings of your browser software accordingly; in this event, however, we wish to inform you that you may be unable to make use of the full functionality of this website. You can additionally prevent the data generated by the cookie in relation to your use of the website (including your IP address) being recorded and processed by Google through downloading and installing the browser plugin available via this link (

For more information on the terms of use and data protection, visit or We hereby inform you that the code ‘gat._anonymizeIp();’ has been added to Google Analytics on this website in order to ensure anonymised recording of IP addresses (known as IP masking).

Our website uses plugins from the website YouTube, which is operated by Google. The operator of the website is YouTube, LLC, 901 Cherry Ave., San Bruno, CA 94066, USA. Once you visit one of our pages equipped with a YouTube plugin, a connection to the YouTube servers is established. The YouTube server will thereby be informed of the pages that you visit on our website. If you are logged in to your YouTube account, you will enable YouTube to directly link your surfing behaviour to your personal profile. You can prevent this by logging out of your YouTube account. For additional information on the handling of user data, see the YouTube privacy policy at:

Right to information, deletion and blocking
You have the right at all times to be informed free of charge regarding your stored personal data, its source, its recipient and the purpose of data processing, as well as the right to rectification, blocking or deletion of this data. In relation to this and other issues concerning the topic of personal data, you can contact us at any time using the address provided in the legal notice.

Objection to promotional emails
We hereby state our objection to contact information that has been published in accordance with the obligation to provide a legal notice being used for the sending of promotional material or information that has not been expressly requested. The operator of the website expressly reserves the right to take legal action in the event of unsolicited sending of promotional information, for example via spam emails.

Sources: (not including Google Analytics)