Using and sharing personal data
Personal data is only collected where it is given to us by you, for example when you register or use our online application form.Any personal data gathered as you visit our website is only collected, processed and used to provide the services you have requested and to process your enquiries, in accordance with applicable data protection regulations. Your personal data will only ever be shared with third parties with your express consent. You will then be able to decide whether you agree to your personal data being shared with a third party or not.
We would particularly like to point out that transferring data over the internet (e.g. when communicating by email or using online application forms) is not completely secure and cannot be wholly protected against access by third parties.
External links disclaimer
Our web pages contain links to external, third party websites. We have no influence over the content of these websites to which we provide direct or indirect links. The supplier or operator of such sites is responsible for the correctness of their content, which is why we accept no liability in this regard.
We check third party websites for possible legal violations before we add a link to them. At the time a link is added, no infringements of the law have been ascertained. It is not reasonably possible for us to continually check the content of all websites to which we provide links without specific reasons to suspect legal violations. If we become aware of an infringement of the law, we will remove the links in question immediately.
If Google AdSense, an online advertising service belonging to Google Inc., USA ("Google"), places adverts on this website (text adverts, banners, etc.), your browser may store a cookie from Google Inc. or third parties. The information stored in the cookie can be recorded, collected and analysed by Google Inc. or the third party. In addition, Google AdSense uses "web beacons" (small invisible graphics) to collect information. These can be used to record, collect and analyse simple actions such as visitor traffic to the website. The information generated by the cookie and/or web beacon about your usage of this website is sent to a Google server in the USA where it is stored. Google uses the information collected in this way to analyse your usage with regard to the AdSense adverts. Google may also share information with third parties where this is required by law or where such third parties have been instructed by Google to process the data. Google will not associate your IP address with any other data it holds. You can prevent cookies being stored on your computer and web beacons being displayed. For this, you have to select "Do not accept cookies" in your browser settings (in Internet Explorer, go to Tools / Internet Options / Privacy / Settings; in Firefox, go to Tools / Options / Privacy / Cookies).