Updated Jan 1, 2022
Protecting your privacy is very important to us and our sites are designed to be used anonymously. We use the information which we receive and save when you visit our websites solely for internal purposes, such as to improve the design of our websites. We have access to your computer’s IP address for the purposes of transferring our website data to your device as well as averting attacks which would negatively affect the functionality of our internet presence (hacker attacks, viruses, denial-of-service attacks, spam).
Use of Data
When you send us an e-mail, our mail server registers: your IP address, shortened by the last three characters, the host name of the mail server, the time of the connection, sending and transfer.
We will retain your data for future communication and periodic marketing until you unsubscribe.
Transfer of Data to Third Parties
Cookies and Session Storage (set on your device)
Cookies and session storage are small text files that are placed on your device by websites that you visit. They are widely used in order to make websites work, or work more efficiently, as well as to provide information to the owners of the website. You can set your browser to inform you of the potential downloading of cookies, thus ensuring that the usage of cookies is transparent.
Most web browsers allow some control of most cookies through the browser settings. To find out more about cookies, including how to see what cookies have been set and how to manage and delete them, visit https://www.allaboutcookies.org.
You may preclude the usage of cookies by selecting the appropriate settings in your browser, in this case it may occur, however, that you may not be able to use all functions of this website. Depending on the browser you use and the tracking tool, you can install a browser plug-in to prevent tracking.
We may place various social media buttons on our website in the form of a link. Please be aware that by visiting a website which integrates social media plugins, certain data (your current IP address, visited sites, the date and time the website etc.) is forwarded to these social media services even if you are not registered with these services.
We have no control over the extent, nature and purpose of data processing by the social media service. Please note that the social media service is perfectly capable of using this data to create pseudonymized and even individualized user profiles.
How We Protect Your Data
We utilize industry standard third parties to host and manage our website and to protect your data that adhere to NIST 800-171 standards.
Note to International Users
Your Rights As a User
As a user, you are entitled, at no cost, to request details regarding what data we hold about you, and why we are saving this data, unless such notification is improper. You may also request that personal data be rectified if it is incorrect or that it be deleted on request if it no longer needs to be saved, unless there are legal reasons for retaining said details. Please do contact us should you require further information, or if you have any particular requirements or suggestions regarding data protection.
You can contact us by writing your queries, feedback, and request for data. In this exercise, we may collect your name, e-mail address, and your request details. Your personal details will be saved only so that we can respond to your request, and will subsequently be deleted unless there are legal requirements stipulating the retention of this data.