Data protection declaration
Based on article 13 of the Swiss Constitution and Swiss data protection terms and conditions (Data Protection Act, DSG), everyone has the right to protection of their privacy and protection from misuse of their personal data. We adhere to these provisions. Personal data is treated in the strictest of confidence and is never sold or forwarded to third parties.
Working in close collaboration with our hosting providers, we make every effort to protect our databases as much as possible from unauthorised access, loss, misuse and falsification.
On accessing our websites, the following data is stored in the log files: IP address, date, time, browser request and general information communicated about the operating system or browser. This user information forms the basis for anonymous statistical evaluation to identify trends which we can use to improve our offers.
Data protection declaration for the use of Facebook plugins (‘like’ button)
Our website also uses plugins provided by the social network Facebook, 1601 South California Avenue, Palo Alto, CA 94304, USA. The Facebook plugins are identifiable by a Facebook logo or the ‘like’ button on our website. For a full list of all Facebook plugins, please see http://developers.facebook.com/docs/plugins/.
When you visit a page of our website that contains a plugin, your browser establishes a direct connection to the Facebook servers. Facebook receives information about you accessing the respective page of our website. If you click on the Facebook ‘like’ button while logged into your Facebook account, the content of our website is linked to your Facebook account. This means that Facebook can allocated your accessing of our website to your user account. Please note that, as the website provider, we have no access to the content of the data transmitted or its use by Facebook. For more information, see the Facebook data protection declaration at
If you do not want Facebook to link your visit to our website with your Facebook account, simply log out of your Facebook account.
Data protection declaration for the use of Twitter
Functions of the Twitter service are integrated in our site. These functions are offered by Twitter, Inc., 795 Folsom St., Suite 600, San Francisco, CA 94107, USA. The use of Twitter and the ‘Re-Tweet’ function link the websites you visit with your Twitter account and make this information available to other users. Data is transferred to Twitter in the process such as IP adddress, browser type, domains accessed, web pages visited, mobile phone provider, device and application IDs and Twitter searches.
Please note that, as the website provider, we have no access to the content of the data transmitted or its use by Twitter. You can find more information about the latest Twitter data protection declaration at http://twitter.com/privacy. You can change your data privacy settings on Twitter in the account settings at http://twitter.com/account/settings. If you have any further questions, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org.