Cookie policy

A cookie is a small set of data that is stored on your device and contains information such as personal page settings and login information. This data set is generated and sent to you by the Web server with which you have established a connection via your Web browser. In general, we use cookies to analyse the interest in our web pages and to improve the user-friendliness of our web pages. You can also access our website without cookies. If you wish to use our website to its full extent or comfortably, you should, however, accept those cookies that enable the use of certain functions or make the use more comfortable. You can see the purposes for which our cookies are used in the following overview.

With the use of our web pages you agree, as far as cookies are accepted according to your browser settings, with the use of these cookies. Most browsers are set by default to accept all cookies. However, you have the option of setting your browser so that cookies are displayed before they are stored, only certain cookies are accepted or rejected, or cookies are generally rejected.

We would like to point out that setting changes always only affect the respective browser. If you use different browsers or change the mobile device, the settings must be made again. In addition, you can delete cookies from your storage medium at any time. Please refer to the help function of your web browser for information on cookie settings, how to change them and how to delete cookies.

In the following, the most common types of cookies are explained for your understanding:

1. Session cookies

While you are active on a web page, a session cookie is temporarily stored in your computer's memory to store a session identifier, for example, to prevent you from having to log in again each time you change pages. Session cookies are deleted when you log out or lose their validity as soon as your session has automatically expired.

2. Permanent or protocol cookies

A permanent or protocol cookie stores a file on your computer for the period of time specified in the expiration date. These cookies enable websites to remember your information and settings on your next visit. This results in faster and more convenient access, as you do not have to change your language settings for our portal again, for example. When the expiration date expires, the cookie is automatically deleted when you visit the website that generated it.

3. Third-party cookies

Third-party cookies originate from providers other than the website operator. For example, they can be used to collect information for advertising, custom content, and web statistics.

The following cookies are used on this website:

If you use a Facebook account, additional cookies can be written and read by Facebook. The consent/opt-out of these cookies takes place in your Facebook account, you can find more details here.
For further information please refer to our privacy policy.