Privacy Statement

Name and address of the responsible person

The responsible person according to the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) is:

Data processing in general

Scope of the processing of personal data

The processing of personal data is limited to data that is required to operate a functional website and for the provision of content and services. The processing of personal data of our users is based on the purposes agreed or on a legal basis (GDPR). We only collect personal data that is necessary to implement and process our tasks and services or if you provide data voluntarily.

Your rights (rights of the persons affected)

You have the right to request information about any of your personal data we process. In particular, you have the right to request information about the purpose of the processing, the categories of personal data, the categories of recipients who will have access or were disclosed with your data, the duration periods for saving the personal data, whether there is a right to adjust/correct, erase, restrict or object, transmission of data1, the source of your data if not collected through us and if we use automatic decision-making technologies including profiling.

Additionally, you have the right to revoke a previously granted consent to use your personal data at any time.

If you believe that the processing of your personal data is inconsistent or contradicts the applicable data protection laws you have the possibility to lodge a complaint with the data protection office.

Description and scope of data processing

Provision of the website

Our system records data and information about the computer used by the user automatically and with every visit on our website. The following data are collected:

  • Information regarding the type and version of internet browser used to access the website
  • Operating system
  • Internet service provider
  • IP address
  • Date and time of each access
  • Web page from which the user was redirected to our page (If the Web page didn’t disabled the sending of the information)

The data mentioned above are saved for a maximum time period of 360 days. This storing is done due to security reasons to ensure the stability and integrity of our systems.

We do analyze the usage of our web presence with Goatcount.This analysis is exclusively for the purpose of optimizing the website with regards to usability and the provision of useful information about our services. A merger of data with other personal data sources or disclosure to third parties is precluded. Legal basis for the temporary storage of data and log files is Article 6 (1) lett. f GDPR. No evaluation of personal data takes place. All analyses are based on anonymised datasets. The statistical evaluations will be stored for 360 days.

Cookies

We use cookies on our website to ensure a user-friendly experience. Cookies are small files that are managed by the user’s web browser and are directly stored on the respective device (Laptop, Tablet, Smartphone etc.) whenever you visit our website. Cookies are stored as long as you do not don’t delete them. This process allows us to recognize your browser on your next visit. If you do not wish to use cookies you can change the settings in your browser accordingly. You will then be notified whenever your browser attempts to create a cookie and you can decide whether you want to allow the cookie. However, please note that a deactivation of cookies may result in a limited user experience and you may not be able to use every function of our website. Legal basis for the processing of data through cookies is Article 6 (1) lett. f GDPR. Cookies are valid for ever.

Download of files

We do not require you to provide any personal information in order for you to download files from our website.

Data security

We use a common encryption technology TLS in connection with the highest encryption levels that are supported by your browser and our server. If a page on our website was/is being transmitted encrypted it is shown by the lock symbol in the address bar of your browser. Additionally, we use appropriate technical and organizational security measures to protect your data from accidental or intentional manipulation, partial or complete loss, destruction, or to prevent unauthorized access by third parties. Our security measures are continuously upgraded according to the latest technological developments.