Collection and processing of personal data
When you visit our web site, our servers routinely store various access data in an electronic "log file". These data include the IP address from which you are accessing our site, the web page from which you are visiting us plus the date and duration of your visit. The data are used exclusively for statistical purposes and under no circumstances are any forwarded to third parties.
This enables us to continuously improve our web site and to enhance its attractiveness, usefulness and content.
Use and divulgence of personal data and limitation of use
We only collect and save personal data that you have voluntarily provided; for example, data that are submitted if you participate in a survey, a contest or apply for a position. These data are used exclusively for the purpose identified and described.
Furthermore, personal data are only divulged to government institutions and authorities within the limits of mandatory regulations.
Our employees and agencies are dutybound by us to respect the confidentiality of the data and strictly adhere to the stipulations of the German Data Protection Act.
In some areas of our web site we use "cookies". These are small files that contain configuration information.
You can adjust the settings of your browser so that it tells you when cookies are being sent. This enables you to see when cookies are being used.However, we do not collect any personal data via cookies.