Data Protection

The operators of these pages take protection of your personal data very seriously. We treat your personal data with confidentiality and in compliance with statutory data protection regulations and as stated in this data protection declaration.

You can generally use our website without entering personal data. Where personal data (e.g. name, address or email addresses) is collected on our pages, this is always done as far as possible on a voluntary basis. This data is not forwarded to third parties without your explicit consent.

We would like to point out that data transmission in the Internet (e.g. when communicating by email) may bear safety risks. 100% protection of data against access by third parties is not possible.

Data protection declaration for the use of Piwik

This website uses the Open Source web analytical service Piwik. Piwik uses cookies.  Cookies are text files which are stored on your computer and enable analysis of how you use the site. The information generated by the cookie on the use of this site is stored on our server. The IP address is anonymised prior to storage.

Information generated by the cookie on the use of this site is not forwarded to third parties. You can prevent cookie storage by setting your browser software accordingly; however, we would like to point out that if you do so, it may not be possible to use all functions of this site to the full extent.

If you do not consent to the storage and use of your data, you can deactivate storage and use here. In this case, an opt-out cookie is stored in your browser which prevents Piwik storing usage data. If you delete your cookies, you also delete the Piwik opt-out cookie.  The next time you visit our site, you must activate the opt-out again.

Data protection declaration for the use of YouTube

Our website uses plug-ins of the YouTube site operated by Google. The pages are operated by YouTube, LLC, 901 Cherry Ave., San Bruno, CA 94066, USA. If you visit one of our pages which is equipped with a YouTube plug-in, a connection is made to YouTube servers. The Youtube server is informed of which of our pages you visited.
If you are logged in in your YouTube account, you enable YouTube to assign your surfing behaviour directly to your personal profile. You can prevent this by logging out of your YouTube account.

See YouTube‘s data protection declaration under  for more information on the handling of user data.


Some Internet pages use cookies. Cookies do not damage your computer in any way nor do they contain any viruses. Cookies are designed to make our offer more user-friendly, more effective and safer. Cookies are small text files which are stored on your computer and which your browser saves.

Most of the cookies which we use are session cookies. These are automatically deleted again when you leave our site. Other cookies remain stored on your terminal device until you delete them. These cookies enable us to recognise your browser the next time you visit our homepage.

You can set your browser to inform you about the setting of cookies and only allow cookies in individual cases, only accept cookies in certain cases, or you can generally preclude cookies, or activate automatic deletion of cookies when the browser is closed. The functionality of this website may be impaired if cookies are deactivated.


Adobe Typekit Web Fonts

For uniform display of fonts, this page uses web fonts provided by Adobe Typekit. When you call up a page, your browser loads the required web fonts into your browser cache to display texts and fonts correctly.

To do this, your browser must connect to the Adobe Typekit servers. This informs Adobe Typekit that your IP address has been used to access our website. Use of Adobe Typekit web fonts serves uniform and appealing presentation of our online offers. It represents a legitimate interest as defined by Article 6 Paragraph 1 Sentence 1 lit. f of the EU General Data Protection Regulation [GDPR].

If your browser does not support web fonts, your computer will use a default font. For more information about Adobe Typekit web fonts, visit and review the Adobe Typekit privacy statement:

Server Log Files

The provider of the pages gathers and automatically stores information in server log files which your browser automatically sends to us. These are:

  • Browser type/ browser version
  • Operating system used
  • Referrer URL
  • Host name of the accessing computer
  • Time of the server enquiry

This data cannot be assigned to certain persons. It is not merged with data from other data sources. We reserve the right to check this data at a later date if concrete indications of illegal use become known to us.

Contact form

If you wish to send us enquiries per contact form, we store the details you give us on the enquiry form including your contact data for the purpose of processing your enquiry and in case of follow-up queries. We do not forward this data without your permission.

Revocation of consent

Consent to the processing of personal data can be revoked at any time with effect for the future. This can be done by sending a message to the address below or by e-mail to

Right to information, rectification, objection and appeal

You have the right to request information (Art. 15 DSGVO) about data relating to your person which we have stored. You also have the right to rectify (Art. 16 DSGVO) incorrect data, block and delete (Art. 17 DSGVO) or to restrict processing (Art. 18 DSGVO) and to object to data processing (Art. 21 DSGVO).   You also have a right of appeal to the appropriate data- protection supervisory authority.

If you have any questions or suggestions regarding data protection, please do not hesitate to contact our data protection officer:

Datenschutz Winter
Bekscher Berg 16
33100 Paderborn
Phone + 49 5252 – 93 46 93

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