Data protection

We comply with the Data Protection legislation of the Federal Republic of Germany.
However, with data transmission via the Internet (e.g. by e-mail) vulnerabilities may occur, so that transmitted data are not completely protected against unauthorized access by third parties.



Personal data

Collection of any personal data (such as name, address or e-mail-address) is on a voluntary basis. Without your consent these data are not disclosed to third parties. If a contractual relationship between you and us is to be established or altered or if you contact us for other purposes, we collect and use personal information to the extent necessary to conduct our business operations.

We collect process and use personal data to the extent necessary to enable you to use the web offer. Personal data are saved only as long as it is necessary for the stated purpose, taking into account any public retention period. By order of competent authorities we must grant access to these data in individual cases, to the extent it is necessary for law enforcement, emergency response, fulfillment of the statutory tasks of the constitutional protection authorities' or the military intelligence, or to the enforcement of intellectual property rights.



Right of information

You have at any time the right, free of charge and without delay, to make inquiries about the status of your personal data. You have at any time the right to withdraw your consent for any future use of your personal data. To provide you with information, please contact the provider using the contact details in our Copyright Statement (imprint).



Privacy Policy for the web analytics service Google Analytics

This website uses Google Analytics, a web analytics service provided by Google Inc. ("Google"). Google Analytics uses "cookies". Cookies are text files that are stored on your computer to help analyze how users use the website. Cookies are transferred to a Google server in the US and stored there. SMT has activated the IP anonymization, this is why your IP address will be transmitted truncated within member states of the European Union or other parties to the Agreement on the European Economic Area. In exceptional cases, full IP addresses are transmitted to a Google server in the US and truncated there. Google will evaluate this information for the owner of this website, in order to collect details about website activity and for the usage of services related to the website and internet. Google does not compile the transmitted IP-address to others. 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. If you want to prevent Google from accessing the data generated by the cookie about your use of the website (incl. your IP address) and the processing of these data by Google, you can download and install the browser plugin available under



Privacy Policy for the social network Google Plus

This website uses the so-called. "G + 1" button of the social network Google Plus, which is operated by Google Inc., 1600 Amphitheatre Parkway, Mountain View, CA 94043, United States ("Google"), recognizable as the button with the "G + 1". If you are a user of Google Plus, you can express your interest by clicking and sharing content from our site on Google Plus. Google will store both the information that you have "G + 1" provided with for one of our content, as well as information about the page you viewed. This can cause your "G + 1" along with your name (possibly with a photo - if available) are displayed within Google Plus in other Google services such as Google Search or your Google profile.
Please note Google's privacy policy under


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