Privacy policy

Websites use effective and smart technology to make them more interesting for every visitor and improve site accessibility. One of the most well-known technologies involves cookies. Cookies can be used by website owners or third parties, for example advertisers, who communicate via the visited website. Cookies are small text files that the website stores on a user’s computer. The information contained in cookies can also be used to track the surfing on various websites that use the same cookie. Cookies are classified according to duration and the website which has them set up.

We consider that it is essential to provide the user with information on the cookies which our Website uses and on the purposes for which they are being used. The aim is threefold: to guarantee privacy, ensure site accessibility and optimize the development of our Website.


The following data protection declaration applies to the use of this Äkäskero website and the services offered here. In the following we inform you about the processing of personal data when using our website. Personal data are all data that relate to you personally, such as your name, address, e-mail addresses, user behavior.

Data protection officer

You can contact our data protection officer at or at our postal address with the addition “data protection officer”.

Automated data collection and processing

As with every website, our server automatically and temporarily collects information in the server log files, which are transmitted by the browser, unless you have deactivated this. If you want to view our website, we collect the following data, which is technically necessary for us to display our website to you and to guarantee stability and security:

  •     IP address of the requesting computer
  •     File request from the client
  •     http response code
  •     the website from which you are visiting us (referrer URL)
  •     the time of the server request
  •     Browser type and version
  •     Operating system used by the requesting computer

A personal evaluation of this server log file data does not take place. Our interest in collecting data is to ensure the proper functioning of our website. We only collect, use and pass on your personal data if this is permitted by law or if you consent to the data being collected.


Cookies are small text files that are saved locally in your browser’s cache. The cookies listed below are only used by us to guarantee the implementation or provision of the service you are using. Our interest in data processing lies in optimizing the website settings for the device you are using and adapting the user interfaces.

Transient cookies

Transient cookies are automatically deleted when you close your browser. This includes in particular the session cookies. These save a so-called session ID, with which various requests from your browser can be assigned to the common session. This enables your computer to be recognized when you return to our website. The session cookies are deleted when you log out or close the browser.

Persistent cookies

Persistent cookies are automatically deleted after a specified period, which can differ depending on the cookie. You can delete cookies at any time in the security settings of your browser.

You can configure your browser settings according to your wishes and refuse to accept third-party cookies or all cookies. We would like to point out that you may then not be able to use all functions of this website.

Newsletter and contact forms

We collect data when you register for our newsletter and when you submit contact forms. The data collected is used exclusively for sending the newsletter or used to process the request. If you contact us through the contact options offered, your details will be stored so that they can be used to process and answer your request. This data will not be passed on to third parties without your consent.


This website stores some user agent data. This data is used to provide a more personal experience and to track your whereabouts on our website in accordance with the European General Data Protection Regulation.

Right to information

You have the right to request information from us at any time about the data we have processed and personal data relating to you.

Right to rectification or deletion

You have the right to request that we delete your personal data. In particular, these requirements provide for a right to erasure if the personal data are no longer necessary for the purposes for which they were collected or otherwise processed.

Right to object to processing

You have the right to object at any time to the processing of personal data relating to you for reasons that arise from your particular situation. We will stop processing your personal data unless we can prove compelling legitimate reasons for the processing that outweigh your interests, rights and freedoms, or the processing serves to assert, exercise or defend legal claims.

Right to data portability

You have the right to receive the personal data relating to you that you have provided to us in a structured, common, machine-readable format. It is then necessary that the data processing is based on your consent and that this is done using automated processes.

Right to complain

You have the right to lodge a complaint with a supervisory authority, in particular in the member state of your place of residence, your place of work or the place of the alleged infringement, if you are of the opinion that the processing of your personal data violates applicable data protection law.

Deletion of your data

We generally delete or anonymize your personal data as soon as it is no longer required for the purposes for which we collected or used it. If data has to be kept for legal reasons, it will be blocked. The data is then no longer available for further use.