This website uses Google Analytics, a web analysis service from Google Ireland Limited. If the person responsible for data processing on this website is located outside the European Economic Area or Switzerland, the Google Analytics data processing is carried out by Google LLC. In the following, Google LLC and Google Ireland Limited are referred to as “Google”.
Google Analytics uses so-called “Cookies”. These are text files that are stored on the computer of the visitor to the site and that make it possible to analyze the use of the website by the visitor. The information generated by these cookies about the use of this website by the visitor to the website (including the shortened IP address) is generally sent to a Google server and stored there.
Google Analytics is only used on this website with the extension “_anonymizeIp ()”. This extension ensures anonymity of the IP address by shortening it and excludes direct personal references. With this extension, Google shortens the IP address within the member states of the European Union or in other countries that have signed the Agreement on the European Economic Area. Only in exceptional cases is the full IP address sent to a Google server in the US and shortened there. The IP address sent by the browser in question in the context of Google Analytics is not merged with other data from Google.
Commissioned by the website operator, Google will use the information collected to evaluate website usage, to compile reports on website activity and to provide the site operator with other services related to website activity and internet usage. offer (Article 6 (1) AVG). The justified interest in data processing lies in the optimization of this website, the analysis of the use of the website and the modification of the content. The interests of users are sufficiently protected by pseudonymisation.
Google LLC. is certified according to the so-called Privacy Shield (see here for list listing) and guarantees an appropriate level of data protection based on this. The data sent and linked to cookies, user IDs (eg user IDs) or advertising IDs are automatically deleted after 50 months. Data for which the retention period has been reached are automatically deleted once a month.
The visitor to the website can collect data from Google Analytics by adjusting the cookie settings for this website. The collection and storage of the IP address and data generated by cookies can be refused at any time. The browser plugin for this can be downloaded and installed via the following link: https://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout.
The visitor to the site can prevent Google Analytics from collecting data by clicking here. An “opt-out cookie” is then placed on the website, which ensures that the data from the website visitor is no longer collected when the visitor visits the website.
More information about the use of data by Google, the options for institutions and objections can be found in the Google privacy statement (https://policies.google.com/privacy) and in the advertising display settings by Google (https://adssettings.google.com/authenticated).