Data Protection

Dear user,

we are pleased you visit our website. We want you to feel safe and secure when visiting our homepage. The protection of your privacy is very important to us. The following provisions regarding the protection of data are intended to inform you about our handling in connection with collecting, using, and transferring personal data.

Data of usage

In order to improve the quality of our website, we store data concerning each access on our website for statistical purposes. This data record consists of

- the site from which the file was requested,
- the name of the file,
- date and time of the query,
- the amount of data transmitted,
- the access status (file transmitted, file not found),
- description of the type of the web browser used,
- the IP address of the querying computer shortened by the last three digits.

Following the German Telemediengesetz (TMG) these data are stored in an anonymized form. This means that it is not possible to create personal user profiles.


Cookies are labels which a web server can send to your computer in order to identify it. For better user guidance and an individual representation of performance we permanently use cookies. You can set your browser in such a way that it informs you about the placement of cookies. This makes the usage of cookies transparent to you.

Piwik Analytics

This website uses Piwik Analytics, an open source web analytics service. Piwik Analytics uses “cookies”, which are text files placed on your computer to help us analyze how visitors use the site. The information generated by the cookie about your use of this website (including your IP address) is transmitted to our server and stored there. Your IP address is being anonymized immediately after transmission. 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.

Contact information

We use information you make available to us when filling in the contact form exclusively to process your query.

We will not transfer data to a third party.

Your rights as a user

As a user you have the right to request information on the data we store concerning you as well as the purpose of storage. In addition, you have a right to demand that incorrect data are being corrected and data which are inappropriate or no longer needed are being deleted.

Data Protection Officer

Please contact our data protection officer if you have any further questions or suggestions regarding data protection:

Dr. Uwe Schläger
datenschutz nord GmbH
Tel: 0421 69 66 32 0