2 What are cookies?
A cookie is a simplistic small file that is attached and sent with pages from this website and stored by your browser on the hard drive of your computer or other device. The information stored therein can be sent back to our servers or those of the relevant third parties on your next visit.
3 What are scripts?
A script is a piece of program code that is used to make our site function properly and be interactive. This code is executed on our server, or on your equipment.
4 What is a web beacon?
A web beacon (or pixel tag) is a small, invisible piece of text or image on a website that is used to map traffic on a website. To do this, web beacons are used to store various pieces of data about you.
- Technical or functional cookies
Some cookies ensure that certain parts of the site work properly and that your user preferences remain known. By placing functional cookies we ensure that you can visit our site more easily. In this way, for example, you do not have to repeatedly enter the same information when visiting our site. We may place these cookies without your consent.
- Statistical cookies
We use statistical cookies to optimize the experience for our users. We gain insights into the usage of our website through statistical cookies. We ask for your permission to place statistical cookies.
- Marketing or tracking cookies
Marketing/Tracking cookies are cookies, or any other form of local storage, that are used to create user profiles for the purpose of showing advertisements or tracking the user on this or various websites for similar marketing purposes.
- Social media buttons
Our site includes Facebook, Twitter and Instagram buttons to promote (e.g. “like”, “pin”) or share (e.g. “tweet”) web pages on social networks such as Facebook, Twitter and Instagram. These buttons work through pieces of code that originate from Facebook, Twitter and Instagram themselves. Cookies are placed by means of this code. The social media buttons can also store and process certain data so that personalised advertisements can be shown to you.
Read the privacy statements of these parties (which may change regularly) to know what they do with your (personal) data that they process via these cookies. The information they collect is anonymised as much as possible. Facebook, Twitter and Instagram are based in the United States.
6 Placed cookies
Use: We use Elementor for content creation. Read more about it
Data sharing: This data is not shared with third parties.
Function: Tracking of user actions on a web page
- Google Analytics
Use: We use Google Analytics for website statistics. Please read more
Data Sharing: For more information, please read the Google Analytics Privacy Statement.
Expiration(1): 1 year
Function(1): Tracking and collection of page views
Expiration(2): 2 years
Function(2): Tracking and collection of page views
- Google Fonts
Use: We use Google Fonts for the display of website-fonts. Please read more
Data Sharing: For more information, please read the Google Fonts Privacy Statement.
Expiration: expires immediately
Function Queries the IP address of the user
- Google reCPTCHA
Use: We use Google reCAPTCHA for spam prevention. Please read more
Data Sharing: For more information, please read the Google reCAPTCHA Privacy Statement.
Expiration(1, 2 and 3): session and permanent
Funtion (1, 2 and 3): Filtering bots requests
Use: We use Facebook to display recent posts and/or social share buttons. Please read more
Data Sharing: For more information, read the Facebook Privacy Statement.
Expiration (all): –
Funtion(1): saving last visit/saving account details/saving of a unique session ID/advert or retargeting/keeping users logged in/tracking visits of various websites/prevent fraud/saving a unique user ID/saving browser specifications/saving account details
Function (2): determining screen resolution/prevent fraud/saving and tracking if the browser tab is active
Use: We use Twitter to display recent posts and/or social share buttons. Read more
Data Sharing: For more information, read the Twitter Privacy Statement.
Expiraton (all): permanent
Function (1): Load balancing functionalities
Function (2): Saving if the user viewed the closed content
Use: We use Instagram to display recent posts and/or social share buttons. Read more
Data Sharing: For more information, read the Instagram Privacy Statement.
Expiration: 1 year
Function: Controlling of the frequency of viewed advertisement
- Manage your cookie permission
The technical storage or access is strictly necessary for the legitimate purpose of enabling the use of a specific service explicitly requested by the subscriber or user or for the sole purpose of carrying out the transmission of a communication over an electronic communications network.
Technical storage or access used exclusively for anonymous statistical purposes. Without subpoena, voluntary compliance by your Internet Service Provider, or additional data from a third party, information stored or retrieved solely for this purpose cannot usually be used to identify you.
The technical storage or access is necessary to create user profiles for sending advertising, or to track the user on a website or across different websites for similar marketing purposes.
8 Your rights with regard to personal data
You have the following rights with regard to your personal data:
- You have the right to know why your personal data is needed, what happens to it and how long it is kept.
- Right to access: you can submit a request to access the data that we process about you.
- Right to rectification and addition: you have the right to add to, correct, delete or block your personal data whenever you want.
- If you give us permission to process your data, you have the right to withdraw that permission and have your personal data deleted.
- Right to data portability: you have the right to request all your personal data from the Controller and transfer it in its entirety to another Controller.
- Right to object: you can object to the processing of your data. We will comply with this, unless there are legitimate grounds for processing.
9. Enabling/disabling and deleting cookies
Your Internet browser allows you to delete cookies automatically or manually. You can also state that certain cookies must not be placed. Another possibility is to set your internet browser in such a way that you receive a message when a cookie is placed. More information on these possibilities can be found in the instructions of the Help function of your browser.
Please note that our site may not function optimally if all cookies are disabled. If you do delete cookies in your browser, they will be set again when you visit our sites.
10 Contact information