Google Analytics

This website uses Google Analytics, a Web analytics service of Google Inc. (‘Google’). Google Analytics uses so-called cookies, which are text files saved to your computer and which enable the analysis of your use of this website. In general, data generated by the cookie relating to your use of this website is transmitted by Google to a server in the United States and stored there. If you activate IP anonymisation for this website, however, your IP address will be abbreviated by Google in advance within the member states of the European Union or in other countries which are party to the Agreement on the European Economic Area.

In exceptional cases, your full IP address may be transmitted to a Google server in the United States and abbreviated there. Google will use this data on behalf of the operator of this website to analyse your use of this website, to compile reports on the website activity and to provide other services related to use of the website and the Internet to the operator of the website. The IP address provided by your Web browser as part of Google Analytics will not be combined with other data by Google.

You can prevent the storage of cookies by changing the settings in your browser software; however, we would like to point out that, in this case, you may not be able to use all of the website’s functions to the full. Furthermore, you can prevent the collection of data generated by the cookie relating to your use of the website (including your IP address) by Google as well as the processing of this data by Google by clicking the following link ( and downloading and installing the browser plug-in.

You can prevent the collection by Google Analytics by clicking on the following link. This will activate an opt-out cookie which prevents the future collection of your data when visiting this website: deactivate Google Analytics.

You can find more information on terms and conditions of use and data protection at and respectively. We would like to point out that, on this website, Google Analytics has been expanded by the code ‘anonymizeIp’ to enable the anonymised collection of IP addresses (so-called IP masking).