Data Protection

Pursuant to Article 13 of the Swiss Federal Constitution and the Swiss federal government’s data protection provisions (Data Protection Act, FADP), every individual is entitled to protection of their privacy and protection against misuse of their personal information. We comply with these provisions. Personal information is treated in strict confidence and neither sold to third parties nor passed on in any way.

Working closely with our hosting providers, we endeavour to protect our databases as best we can against external attacks, loss, misuse or falsification.The following information is saved in log files when accessing our websites: IP address, date, time, browser request and general transmitted information on the operating system or browser. This usage data forms the basis for anonymised statistical analysis allowing trends to be identified and thus enabling us to improve our services accordingly.

Data Protection Statement in respect of the use of Google Analytics

This website uses Google Analytics, a web analytics service provided by Google, Inc. (“Google”). Google Analytics uses “cookies”, which are text files placed on your computer to enable your website use to be analysed. The information generated by the cookie about your use of the website is usually transmitted to and stored on a Google server in the USA. If IP anonymisation is activated on this website, however, Google will truncate your IP beforehand within Member States of the European Union or other signatory states to the Agreement on the European Economic Area.

Only in exceptional cases will the full IP address be transmitted to a Google server in the USA and truncated there. Google will use this information to analyse your use of the website, to compile reports on website activities on behalf of the website operators and to provide additional services connected with use of the website and the Internet. Google may also pass this information on to third parties insofar as this is stipulated by law or insofar as third parties process this information on Google’s behalf. The IP address transmitted by your browser as part of Google Analytics will not be combined with any other Google data.
You can prevent cookies from being installed by adjusting the corresponding setting in your browser software. Please note, however, that you may potentially not be able to make full use of all functions on this website if you do so. By using this website, you declare your consent to Google processing the information obtained on you in the manner and for the purpose described above.

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Some elements of the site notice and the data protection regulations were created on 23 June 2015 using the site notice generator at http://www.bag.ch/impressum-generator operated by Brunner AG, Druck und Medien, Kriens.