Cookie Policy

We make use of cookies on this website. A cookie is a simple small file that is sent along with pages from this website [and / or Flash applications] and is stored by your browser on your computer's hard drive. The information stored therein can be sent back to our servers on a subsequent visit.

Use of permanent cookies

With the help of a permanent cookie we can recognize you when you visit our website again. The website can therefore be specially adjusted to your preferences. Even if you have given permission to place cookies, we can remember this by means of a cookie. As a result, you do not have to keep repeating your preferences, which saves you time and allows you to use our website more pleasantly. You can delete permanent cookies via the browser settings.

Use of session cookies

With the help of a session cookie we can see which parts of the website you have viewed during this visit. This allows us to adapt our service as much as possible to the surfing behavior of our visitors. These cookies are automatically deleted when you close your web browser.

Google Analytics

A cookie from the American company Google is placed via our website as part of the “Analytics” service. We use this service to keep track of and receive reports on how visitors use the website. Google can provide this information to third parties if Google is legally obliged to do so, or if third parties process the information on behalf of Google. We have no influence on this. We have not allowed Google to use the obtained analytics information for other Google services.

The information that Google collects is anonymized as much as possible. Your IP address is expressly not provided. The information is transferred to and stored by Google on servers in the United States. Google states that it adheres to the Privacy Shield principles and is affiliated with the Privacy Shield program of the US Department of Commerce. This means that there is an appropriate level of protection for the processing of any personal data.

Social media codes

“Our website includes buttons to promote (“ like ”) or share (“ tweet ”) web pages on social networks such as Facebook and Google +. These buttons work using pieces of code that come from Facebook or Google itself. Cookies are placed through this code. We have no influence on that. Read the privacy statement of Facebook or Google (which can change regularly) to read what they do with your (personal) data that they process via these cookies.

The information they collect is anonymised as much as possible. The information is transferred to and stored on servers of Facebook and Google+ in the United States. Facebook and Google+ state that they adhere to the Privacy Shield principles and are affiliated with the Privacy Shield program of the US Department of Commerce. This means that there is an appropriate level of protection for the processing of any personal data.

Right to view and correct or delete your data

You have the right to request access to your data and to correct or delete it. See our contact page for this. In order to prevent abuse, we can ask you to identify yourself adequately. When it comes to access to personal data linked to a cookie, you must send a copy of the cookie in question. You can find this in the browser settings.

Enabling and disabling cookies and their removal

More information about enabling, disabling and deleting cookies can be found in the instructions and / or by using the Help function of your browser.

Also view our privacy statement.