Privacy Policy

Our website may be used without entering personal information. Different rules may apply to certain services on our site, however, and are explained separately below. We collect personal information from you (e.g. name, address, email address, telephone number, etc.) in accordance with the provisions of German data protection statutes. Information is considered personal if it can be associated exclusively to a specific natural person. The legal framework for data protection may be found in the German Federal Data Protection Act (BDSG) and the Telemedia Act (TMG). The provisions below serve to provide information as to the manner, extent and purpose for collecting, using and processing personal information by the provider.

Cookies

Cookies are data items (small files) that are stored on your system to simplify the control of certain websites. On some pages they are used to make the operation easier. Most systems or browsers offer the possibility to delete cookies, to completely block cookies or to report the receipt of cookies. It is thus up to you to decide how much you accept the use of cookies. However, if you block the use of cookies, functional restrictions may occur on the corresponding pages.

Google Analytics

This website uses Google Analytics, a web analytics service provided by Google, Inc. (“Google”). Google Analytics uses “cookies”, which are text files placed on your computer, to help the website analyze how users use the site. The information generated by the cookie about your use of the website (including your IP address) will be transmitted to and stored by Google on servers in the United States. In case of activation of the IP anonymization, Google will truncate/anonymize the last octet of the IP address for Member States of the European Union as well as for other parties to the Agreement on the European Economic Area. Only in exceptional cases, the full IP address is sent to and shortened by Google servers in the USA. On behalf of the website provider Google will use this information for the purpose of evaluating your use of the website, compiling reports on website activity for website operators and providing other services relating to website activity and internet usage to the website provider. Google will not associate your IP address with any other data held by Google. You may refuse the use of cookies by selecting the appropriate settings on your browser. However, please note that if you do this, you may not be able to use the full functionality of this website. Furthermore you can prevent Google’s collection and use of data (cookies and IP address) by downloading and installing the browser plug-in available under https://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout?hl=en-GB.

You can refuse the use of Google Analytics by clicking on the following link. An opt-out cookie will be set on the computer, which prevents the future collection of your data when visiting this website:

Opt-Out Google Analytics

Click here to deactivate Google Analytics in this browser.

Further information concerning the terms and conditions of use and data privacy can be found at http://www.google.com/analytics/terms/gb.html  or at https://www.google.de/intl/en_uk/policies/ . Please note that on this website, Google Analytics code is supplemented by “anonymizeIp” to ensure an anonymized collection of IP addresses (so called IP-masking).

Google Adwords

This site also uses the online advertising program “Google AdWords” and the conversion tracking. For example, a conversion can be a purchase, a login, a page access, or a request. Google has developed a tool to measure these conversions and ultimately the effectiveness of AdWords ads. The conversion tracking cookie is set on your computer or mobile device when you click a Google-served ad. These cookies lose their validity after 30 days and are not used for personal identification. If you visit certain pages of this site and the cookie has not yet expired, we and Google recognize that you have clicked on the ad and forwarded to this page. Each Google AdWords customer receives a different cookie. Cookies can not be tracked through AdWords customers’ websites. The information collected using the conversion cookie is used to create conversion statistics for AdWords customers who have opted for conversion tracking. Customers will see the total number of users who have clicked on their ad and have been redirected to a conversion tracking tag. However, they do not receive any information that allows users to be personally identified. If you do not want to participate in tracking, you can easily disable the Google Conversion tracking cookie from its Internet browser under User Settings. They are not included in the conversion tracking statistics.

Use of Google Analytics for web analytics and Google-controlled advertising

This website uses Google Analytics, a web analytics service provided by Google, Inc. (www.google.com). Google Analytics uses so-called “cookies”, text files which are stored on your computer and which allow an analysis of the use of the website by you. These are cookies by Google itself (Google Analytics cookies) and so-called third-party cookies (DoubleClick cookies). The information generated by the cookie about your use of this website is generally transferred to a Google server in the USA and stored there. However, in the case of the activation of the IP anonymisation on this website, your IP address will be previously abridged by Google within the Member States of the European Union or in other states parties to the Agreement on the European Economic Area. Only in exceptional cases will the full IP address be transferred to a Google server in the US and abbreviated there. IP anonymisation is active on this website. On behalf of the operator of this website, Google will use this information to evaluate your use of the website, to compile reports on website activity, and to provide other services related to the use of the website and the Internet against the website operator, including display advertising, Such as remarketing, Google Display Network impressions, DoubleClick Campaign Manager integration, or Google Analytics demographic and interest reporting. The IP address provided by your browser as part of Google Analytics will not be merged with other Google data. You can prevent cookies from being saved by setting your browser software accordingly; However, we would like to point out that in this case you may not be able to fully utilize all the functions of this website.

In addition, you can prevent Google from collecting and processing the data (including your IP address) related to your use of the website (including your IP address), as well as the processing of this data by Google, by downloading the browser plug-in available under the following link And install: http://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout?hl=en .

As an alternative to the browser plug-in, you can click this link to prevent the Google Analytics collection on this site in the future. An opt-out cookie is stored on your terminal. If you delete your cookies, you must click the link again.

You can turn off Google Analytics for display ads and customize the ads on the Google Display Network by visiting the ad settings: https://www.google.com/settings/ads .

Alternatively, you can disable the use of third-party cookies by calling the network promotion initiative’s disable page at www.networkadvertising.org/managing/opt_out.asp . For more information about Google’s policies, please visit www.google.com/intl/en/privacy .

Right of objection to data collection via Google services

By using this website, you agree to the processing of the data about you by Google in the manner and for the purposes set out above. We would like to point out that the data collected in connection with web controlling technologies or Google Analytics are not used to personally identify the users of our websites.

However, you can disable the use of cookies by Google for Google AdWords Conversion Tracking at any time by accessing the Google Advertising Deactivation page and making the appropriate settings there. Alternatively, users can disable the use of third-party cookies by calling the network promotion initiative’s disable page.

Learn more about Google Ad Terms of Service and Google’s general privacy policy.

No liability for Internet sites of partners

If this website is to be referred to on the internet pages of third parties, we point out that these generally have their own data protection clarifications. BR and BRmedia Service GmbH accepts no liability for these statements which are not related to us. We ask you to inform yourself about the respective data protection practice.

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