Data privacy

Data privacy
We take the protection of your personal data very seriously. Thus, we process your data exclusively in compliance with the applicable legal specifications (GDPR, Austrian Telecommunications Act 2003). In this information on data protection, we would like to inform you about the most important aspects of data processing on our website.

Contact
If you contact us via the form on our website or by email, your data will be stored by us for the purpose of processing your enquiry and follow-up questions. These data will not be disclosed to third parties without your consent.

Cookies
Our website uses so-called cookies which are small text files that are stored by your browser on your computer. They cause no damage to your device.

We use them to ensure our website is user-friendly for our visitors. Some cookies will be stored on your computer until you delete them, however, these cookies enable us to improve our website and to recognize your browser the next time you visit our website.

If you do not want us to place them on your computer, you can configure your browser so that you are prompted to accept cookies on an individual basis.

Deactivating cookies may lead to functional restrictions of our website.

Web analysis
This website uses Google Analytics, a web analytics service provided by Google, Inc. (“Google”). Google Analytics uses so-called cookies, which are text files placed on your computer to analyze how users use this website. The information generated by the cookie about your use of this website (including your IP address) will be transmitted to and stored by a Google server. Google will use this information for the purpose of evaluating the use of the website to compile reports on website activities. We use this information solely for the purposes of our own market research and for the optimization of the design of the website.

Google may transfer this information to third parties, as long as this is required by law or if third parties are processing these data on behalf of Google. Google will in no case associate your IP address with any other data held by Google. You can prevent the installation of cookies by making a corresponding setting in your browser software; however, by doing so you may not be able to make full use of all functions of the website. By using this website you agree to the processing of the data collected about you by Google in the manner and for the purposes set out above.

If you do not want your anonymized data to be used for website analysis, please click on https://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout/ to deactivate GA.

Your IP address is collected but pseudonymised at once (e.g. by deleting the last 8 bits). This provides for rough localization only. The relationship with the web analysis provider is based on the EU-US Privacy Shield Agreement.
Data processing is carried out on the basis of the legal provisions of § 96 Section 3 TKG (Austrian Telecommunications Act), as well as of Art. 6 Section 1 lit a (consent) and f (legitimate interests) of the GPDR.
The improvement of our services and our web presence is in line with the GDPR (legitimate interest). Since we are committed to protecting the privacy of our users, the user data will be pseudonymized.
The user data will be held for 26 months.

Use of IP addresses
Your IP address is collected but pseudonymised at once (e.g. by deleting the last 8 bits). This provides for rough localization only.

Google Maps
This website uses Google Maps to display map information. When using Google Maps, Google also collects, processes and uses data about the use of the Maps functions by visitors to the websites. For more information about Google’s data processing, please refer to the Google Privacy Policy at https://www.google.at/intl/de/policies/privacy/ where you can change your settings in the data privacy center to manage and protect your data.

Google Web Fonts
This site uses so-called web fonts to ensure the visual uniformity of its fonts provided by Google. When accessing a site, your browser loads the necessary web fonts into your browser cache to display texts and fonts correctly.

For this purpose, your browser has to connect to the Google servers. As a result, Google will be informed that our website has been accessed via your IP address. The use of Google Web Fonts takes place in the interest of a uniform and attractive appearance of our online services.

If your browser does not support web fonts, a standard font is used by your computer.

For more information on Google Web Fonts, please refer to https://developers.google.com/fonts/faq and to the privacy statement by Google: https://www.google.com/policies/privacy/. 

Embedded content of other websites
Articles on this website may include embedded content (e. g. videos, pictures, articles etc.). Embedded content from other websites behaves in the exact same way as if the visitor has visited the other website.

These websites may collect data, use cookies, embed additional third-party tracking and monitor your interaction with such embedded content, including tracing your interaction with the embedded content if you have an account and are logged in to that website.

Access data
The provider of our website, HostProfis ISP Telekom GmbH, Tiroler Str. 17, 9500 Villach – Austria, hereinafter referred to as “HostProfis”, collects data on accesses to this site and stores them as server log files. The following personal data will be protocolled:

  • an internet protocol address (IP address),
  • other similar data and information that serves to avert dangers in the event of attacks on our IT systems.

The collection of these general data will not be used to reveal the identity of the person affected but these data are necessary to display the contents of the internet site correctly, to ensure the sustainable functional capability of the IT systems and the operability of the website as well as to provide law enforcement authorities with the necessary information in the event of a cyberattack.

Your rights
In principle, you have the right of access to, correction, deletion, restriction, data portability, revocation and objection with regard to your personal information. If you think that the processing of your data violates the data protection law or that your data protection rights otherwise have been violated, you can file a complaint with the regulating authority. In Austria, this is the Datenschutzbehörde (Data Protection Authority).