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Third-party tools for additional functions
In addition, we have also integrated third-party tools into our website that provide you with additional functions and features (e.g. online map services, chat assistants, video providers). These tools regularly require a transmission of your IP address to a third-party provider, which either processes your data on our instructions or stores your data on its own responsibility.
Data transfers to unsafe third countries
We also use service providers in third countries outside the EU without an adequate level of data protection in this context, which entails the following risks: Access by authorities without information, no data subject rights, no legal remedies, loss of control. With your consent in the cookie banner, you agree to this in accordance with Art. 49 (1) GDPR.
These cookies and tools are necessary for the presentation of our website and cannot be deselected. Insofar as personal data is processed in this context, the legal basis is our legitimate interest pursuant to Art. 6 (1) lit. f GDPR to provide you with the website.
We use these cookies and tools to offer you additional functions on the website and to measure user activity. We use the evaluations of user activities to continuously improve the website content and to design it according to the needs of our users. Insofar as personal data is processed, this data processing only takes place with your consent pursuant to Art. 6 (1) p. 1 lit. a GDPR, which you can give via the cookie banner.
We use these cookies and tools to serve you recommendations on our own websites and to display specific advertisements for our products on our advertising partners' websites. If you agree to the use of these cookies, you as a user benefit from this because we display recommendations, advertising or content that we assume, based on your surfing behavior, matches your interests and you are thus shown less randomly scattered advertising or certain content that is probably of less interest to you. Insofar as personal data is processed in this context, this data processing only takes place with your consent pursuant to Art. 6 (1) p. 1 lit. a GDPR, which you can give via the cookie banner.
You also have the option of deleting cookies after visiting the website or searching the website with the anonymous usage setting of your browser (in Chrome as "incognito", in Internet Explorer as "InPrivate", in Firefox and Safari as "Private Browsing" designated etc.).
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You can disable cookies in your browser as follows (please note that the system of the settings in the various browsers change in part on a regular basis, so that we cannot guarantee the correctness of the steps described below):