We are pleased about your interest in our website. The protection of personal data is of major importance for us. Therefore, we pay great attention to this aspect with our Internet activities. Our data protection provisions are in compliance with the applicable legal regulations regarding the protection of personal data, in particular the Federal Data Protection Act (BDSG) and the German Telemedia Act (TMG).

1.Object of the data protection

The object of the data protection are personal data. These are according to Section 3 Par. 1 BDSG individual details about personal or factual circumstances of a certain or definable natural person. This shall include e.g. details such as the name, postal address, e-mail address or telephone number, if applicable. However also usage data such as your IP address.

2. Collection and storage of personal data

You can visit our site without entering any details regarding your person. We merely store the access data without any reference to persons (so-called usage data). These data are exclusively evaluated for the improvement of our offer and do not allow any conclusion about your person. In addition we use your previously anonymised IP address in order to determine from which country you are visiting our website in order to offer you the suitable language variant. The anonymised IP address is not stored for this purpose.

Personal details beyond this such as your name, your address, telephone number and e-mail-address, which you voluntarily provide us e.g. within the scope of the personnel recruitment process or an information enquiry by e-mail will only be processed for the purpose, for which you made these data available to us.

We store personal data as long as necessary in order to carry out the purpose (e.g. personnel recruitment process), which you requested or for which you granted your consent, if there are no statutory obligations to the contrary.

3. Use of cookies

In order to design the visit to our website in an attractive manner and to enable the use of certain functions, we use so-called cookies on various sites. These concern small text files, which are filed on your terminal device. The majority of the cookies used by us are deleted after the end of the browser session again (so-called session cookies). Other cookies remain on your terminal device and enable us to recognise your browser on the next visit (permanent cookies). These data are not used to personally identify the visitors of this website.

The majority of browsers are set so that they automatically accept cookies. You can however also deactivate the storage of cookies or set your browser so that it informs you of the placement of cookies.