1. Data protection at a glance

General notes

The following notes provide a simple overview of what to do with your personal data happens when you visit our website. Personal data is all data with which you have access to our website. can be personally identified. You can find detailed information on the subject of data protection in our privacy policy under this heading. privacy policy.

Data collection on our website

Who is responsible for data collection on this website?

The data processing on this website is carried out by the website operator. You can find his contact details at the imprint of this website.

How do we collect your data?

Your data will be collected by the fact that you communicate these to us. This may be data that you have entered in a contact form, for example. 

Other data is automatically collected by our IT systems when you visit the website. These are mainly technical data (e.g. Internet browser, operating system or time of the page call). This data is recorded as follows automatically, as soon as you enter our website.

What do we use your data for?

A part of your data is collected in order to ensure the error-free provision of the website. Other data can be used to analyze your user behavior.

What rights do you have to your data?

You have the right at any time free of charge to obtain information about the origin, recipient and purpose of your stored personal data. You also have the right to request the correction, blocking or deletion of these data. For this as well  you can contact us at any time at the address given in the imprint for further questions on the subject of data protection. Furthermore, you have the right to appeal to the competent supervisory authority.

Analysis tools and third-party tools

When you visit our website, your surfing behavior can be statistically evaluated. This is done primarily with cookies and so-called analysis programs. The analysis of your surf-
behavior is usually anonymous; surfing behavior cannot be traced back to you. You can object to this analysis or prevent them by not using certain tools. You can find more detailed information in the following privacy policy.

You may object to this analysis. We will inform you about the possibilities of objection in this data protection declaration.

2. General notes and mandatory information


The operators of these pages take the protection of your personal data very seriously. We treat your personal data confidential and in accordance with the statutory data protection regulations as well as this privacy policy.

When you use this website, various personal data is collected.
Personal data is data with which you can be personally identified. This privacy policy explains what data we collect and how we use it. It also explains how and for what purpose this happens.

We would like to point out that data transmission over the Internet (e.g. communication by e-mail) is subject to security vulnerabilities. A complete protection of the data against access by third parties is not possible.

Information about the responsible party

The responsible party for the data processing on this website is:

Frank Ritschel
Gutenbergstrasse 30
14467 Potsdam

Telephone: +49 172 8139423
E-mail: frank.ritschel@servolab.de

Responsible body is the natural or legal person who alone or jointly with others has control over the purposes and means of means of processing personal data (e.g. names, e-mail addresses, etc.).

Withdrawal of your consent to data processing

Many data processing operations are only permitted with your express consent. You can revoke your consent at any time. An informal notification by e-mail is sufficient for this purpose. The legality of the data processing carried out until the revocation remains unaffected by the revocation.

Right of appeal to the competent supervisory authority

In the event of breaches of data protection law, the data subject shall have the right to lodge a complaint with the competent supervisory authority. The competent supervisory authority for data protection issues is the data protection officer of the federal state in which our company is based. A list of Data protection officers and their contact details can be found in the following link: https://www.bfdi.bund.de/DE/Infothek/Anschriften_Links/addresses_links-node.html.

Right to data transfer

You have the right to have data which we process automatically on the basis of your consent or in fulfilment of a contract handed over to you or to a third party in a common, machine-readable format. If you request the direct transfer of the data to another responsible person, this will only be done as far as it is technically feasible.

SSL- or TLS-encryption

This site uses SSL or TLS encryption for security reasons and to protect the transmission of confidential content, such as orders or enquiries that you send to us as the site operator. You can recognize an encrypted connection by the fact that the address line of the browser changes from “http://” to “https://” and by the lock symbol in your browser line.

If SSL or TLS encryption is enabled, the data you send to
not to be read by third parties.

Information, blocking, deletion

Within the framework of the applicable legal provisions, you have the right at any time to free information about your stored personal data, their origin and recipient and the purpose of data processing and, if applicable, a right to correction, blocking or deletion of this data. You can contact us at any time at the address given in the imprint for this and other questions on the subject of personal data.

Contradiction against advertising mails

The use of contact data published in the context of the imprint obligation to sending of not expressly requested advertising and information material is hereby contradicted. The operators of the pages expressly reserve the right to take legal action in the event of the unsolicited sending of advertising information, for example through the use of information Spam emails, before.

3. Data acquisition on our website


Some of the Internet pages use so-called cookies. Cookies do not damage your computer and do not contain viruses. Cookies serve to make our offer more user-friendly, more effective and safer. Cookies are small text files that are stored on your computer by your browser.

Most of the cookies we use are so-called “session cookies”. They are automatically deleted at the end of your visit. Other cookies remain stored on your terminal until you delete them. These cookies enable us to recognize your browser during your next visit.

You can set your browser so that you are informed about the setting of cookies and only allow cookies in individual cases, accept cookies for certain cases or generally exclude them and activate the automatic deletion of cookies when closing the browser. If cookies are deactivated, the functionality of this website may be restricted.

Cookies, which are necessary for the execution of the electronic communication process or for the provision of certain functions desired by you (e.g. shopping cart function), are stored on the basis of Art. 6 para. 1 lit. f DSGVO. The website operator has a justified interest in the storage of cookies for the technically error-free and optimised provision of its services. Insofar as other cookies (e.g. cookies for analysing your surfing behaviour) are stored, these are dealt with separately in this data protection declaration.

Server log files

The provider of these pages automatically collects and stores information in so-called server log files that your browser automatically transmits to us. These are:

  • browser type and browser version
  • operating system used
  • referrer URL
  • hostname of the accessing computer
  • time of the Server request
  • IP address

A merging of this data with other data sources is not possible.

The basis for data processing is Art. 6 para. 1 lit. f DSGVO, which permits the processing of data for the fulfilment of a contract or pre-contractual measures.

4. Analysis tools and advertising

WordPress Stats

This website uses the WordPress tool Stats to statistically evaluate visitor access. The provider is Automattic Inc., 60 29th Street #343, San Francisco, CA 94110-4929, USA.

WordPress Stats uses cookies that are stored on your computer which allow an analysis of the use of the website. The information generated by the cookies about the use of our website is stored on servers in the USA. Your IP address will be stored after the processing and anonymized before storage.

“WordPress-Stats”-Cookies remain on your end device until you delete them.

The storage of “WordPress Stats” cookies is based on Art. 6 para. 1 lit. f DSGVO. The website operator has a legitimate interest in the anonymous analysis of user behavior in order to improve both its website and its content as well as to optimize your advertising.

You can set your browser so that you can check whether cookies have been set for you and allow cookies only in individual cases, exclude the acceptance of cookies for certain cases or generally and activate the automatic deletion of cookies when closing the browser. When cookies are deactivated, the functionality of our website may be restricted.

You may refuse the collection and use of your personal data for future periods by selecting the appropriate settings on your browser by clicking on this link to set an opt-out cookie in your browser: https://www.quantcast.com/opt-out/.

If you delete the cookies on your computer, you must set the opt-out cookie again.