Duty to inform according to §5 E-Commerce Act, §14 Corporate Code, §63 Trade Code and disclosure obligation according to §25 Media Act.
EU dispute settlement
In accordance with the Ordinance on Online Dispute Resolution in Consumer Matters (ODR Ordinance), I would like to inform you about the Online Dispute Resolution Platform (OS Platform).
Consumers have the possibility to submit complaints to the Online Dispute Resolution Platform of the European Commission at http://ec.europa.eu/odr?tid=221083647. You will find the necessary contact details above in our imprint.
However, I would like to point out that I am not prepared or obliged to participate in dispute resolution proceedings before a consumer arbitration body.
Liability for the contents of this website
I am constantly developing the content of this website, so I can provide relevant, correct and up-to-date information. Unfortunately, I cannot hold any liability for the correctness of the entire contents on this website, especially for that which is provided by third parties.
Should you notice any problematic or illegal content, please contact me immediately, you can find my contact details in the imprint.
Liability for links on this website
My website contains links to other websites for the content of which I am not responsible. Liability for linked websites does not exist for us according to § 17 ECG, because I had no knowledge of illegal activities and do not have, I have not noticed such illegalities and I would remove links immediately if I become aware of illegalities.
If you notice any illegal links on our website, please contact us, you will find the contact details in the imprint.
All contents of this website (pictures, photos, texts, videos) are subject to copyright. If necessary, I will pursue the unauthorized use of parts of the contents of our site legally.
Picture and Image Copyright
The pictures, photos and graphics on this website are protected by copyright.
The following photographers and companies own the rights to the images:
I have created this privacy statement (version 10.01.2019-221083647) to explain to you, in accordance with the requirements of the Basic Data Protection Regulation (EU) 2016/679 and the Data Protection Act (DSG), what information I collect, how I use data and what choices you have as a visitor to this website.
Unfortunately, it is in the nature of things that these statements sound very technical, but I have tried my best to make it sound as simple and clear as possible.
Automatic data storage
When you visit websites today, certain information is generated automatically and stored – including this website.
When visiting our website as you are doing right now, our web server (computer on which this website is stored) automatically stores data such as:
the address (URL) of the visited web page
Browser and browser version
the operating system
the address (URL) of the previously visited page (referrer URL)
the host name and IP address of the device from which it is accessed
Date and time in files (web server log files).
Web server log files are usually stored for two weeks and then automatically deleted. I do not pass on this data, but I cannot rule out the possibility that this data may be viewed in the event of unlawful conduct.
According to Article 6 paragraph 1 f DSGVO (lawfulness of processing), the legal basis is that there is a legitimate interest in enabling the error-free operation of this website by recording web server log files.
Storage of personal data
Personal data that you provide electronically on this website, such as your name, e-mail address, address or other personal information when submitting a form or comment in the blog, will be used by us together with the time and IP address only for the purpose stated, kept secure and will not be disclosed to third parties.
I therefore use your personal data only for communication with visitors who expressly wish to contact us and for the processing of the services and products offered on this website. I do not pass on your personal data without your consent, but I cannot rule out the possibility that this data may be viewed in the event of unlawful conduct.
If you send us personal data via e-mail – thus off this website – we cannot guarantee a secure transmission and the protection of your data. We recommend that you never send confidential data unencrypted by e-mail.
According to Article 6 paragraph 1 a DSGVO (lawfulness of processing), the legal basis is that you give us your consent to process the data you have entered. You can revoke this consent at any time – an informal e-mail is sufficient, you will find our contact details in the imprint.
Rights according to the data protection basic regulation
According to the provisions of the DSGVO and the Austrian Data Protection Act (DSG), you have the following rights in principle:
- Right to Reporting (Article 16 DSGVO)
Right to cancellation (“right to be forgotten”) (Article 17 DSGVO)
Right to limitation of processing (Article 18 DSGVO)
- Right of notification – notification obligation in relation to rectification or erasure of personal data or limitation of processing (Article 19 DSGVO)
- Right to data transferability (Article 20 DSGVO)
Right of objection (Article 21 DSGVO)
- Right not to be subject to a decision based exclusively on automated processing, including profiling (Article 22 DS Block Exemption Regulation)
If you believe that the processing of your data violates the data protection law or your data protection claims have otherwise been violated in any way, you can complain to the supervisory authority, which in Austria is the data protection authority, whose website you can find at https://www.dsb.gv.at/ .
TLS encryption with https
We use https to transmit data in a tap-proof manner on the Internet (data protection through technology design Article 25 paragraph 1 DSGVO). Through the use of TLS (Transport Layer Security), an encryption protocol for secure data transmission on the Internet, we can ensure the protection of confidential data. You can recognize the use of this data transmission security by the small lock symbol in the upper left corner of the browser and the use of the https scheme (instead of http) as part of our Internet address.
Our website uses HTTP cookies to store user-specific data.
A cookie is a short piece of data that is exchanged between a web browser and a web server, but is completely meaningless to the web server and only takes on a meaning for the web application, e.g. an online shop, such as the content of a virtual shopping basket.
There are two types of cookies: first-party cookies are created by our website, and third-party cookies are created by other websites (such as Google Analytics).
Sample cookie data:
Expiry time: 2 years
Use: Differentiation of website visitors
Example value: GA1.2.1326744211.152221083647
There are three categories of cookies: cookies that are essential to ensure the basic functionality of the site, functional cookies to ensure the performance of the site, and targeted cookies to improve the user experience.
View Cookie Settings and Delete Cookies
If you want to determine which cookies have been stored in your browser, change cookie settings or delete cookies, you can find this in your browser settings:
Safari: Managing cookies and website data with Safari
Firefox: Deleting cookies to remove data that websites have stored on your computer
Chrome: Delete, activate and manage cookies in Chrome
Internet Explorer: Deleting and managing cookies
If you do not wish data to be stored in cookies, you can set your browser so that it informs you when cookies are set and you only allow this in individual cases. You can delete or deactivate cookies that are already on your computer at any time. The procedure for this varies from browser to browser, it is best to search for the instructions in Google using the search term “Delete cookies Chrome” or “Deactivate cookies Chrome” in the case of a Chrome browser or exchange the word “Chrome” for the name of your browser, e.g. Edge, Firefox, Safari.
We use Google Fonts of the company Google Inc. (1600 Amphitheatre Parkway Mountain View, CA 94043, USA) on our website. Google Fonts are used without authentication and no cookies are sent to the Google Fonts API.
If you have an account with Google, none of your Google Account information will be transmitted to Google while using Google Fonts. Google only collects and securely stores information about your use of CSS and fonts. You can find out more about these and other questions at https://developers.google.com/fonts/faq?tid=221083647.
You can find out which data is collected by Google and what this data is used for at https://www.google.com/intl/de/policies/privacy/ .
We use Google Maps of the company Google Inc. (1600 Amphitheatre Parkway Mountain View, CA 94043, USA) on our website.
By using the functions of this map, data is transferred to Google. You can find out which data is collected by Google and what this data is used for at https://www.google.com/intl/de/policies/privacy/ .