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Data protection

We, the CSM GmbH take the protection of your personal information very seriously and adhere strictly to the rules of data protection laws. Personal related information will only be collected on this website within the technical necessary scope. On no account will the data be sold or otherwise passed on to third parties. The following statement provides an overview of how we ensure this protection and what kind of data is collected and for what purpose.

Data processing on this Internet site

The CSM GmbH collects and automatically saves the information that your browser transmits to us (the date and time of request) in its server log files. These data can not be attributed by CSM GmbH to a specific individual. A compilation of these data with other data sources is not made. The data is moreover deleted after a statistical analysis.


The Internet site uses so called cookies. They serve the purpose of making our service more user-friendly, more effective and safer. Cookies are small text files that are placed on your computer and stored by your browser. Most of the cookies we use are so-called session cookies. They are automatically deleted after your visit. Cookies do not cause any harm to your computer and do not entail viruses.


In case you would like to receive our electronic newsletter, we in this case require a valid e-mail address as well as information that allow us to verify that you are the owner of the designated e-mail address or else that the owner of the designated e-mail consents to receiving the newsletter. Further data will not be collected.
Your consent to the storage of data, the e-mail address as well as their use for the shipment of the newsletter can be revoked at any time.

Use of Google Maps

We use the “Google Maps” component of Google Inc., 1600 Amphitheatre Parkway, Mountain View, CA 94043 USA, hereinafter “Google.” Google sets a cookie in order to process the user configuration and data when the page with the integrated “Google Maps” component is displayed. As a general rule, this cookie is not deleted by closing the browser, but rather expires after a certain time, as long as it is not previously manually deleted by you.

If you do not agree with this processing of your data, you may choose to deactivate the “Google Maps” service and thereby prevent the transfer of data to Google. To do this, you must deactivate the Java Script function in your browser. However, we would like to point out that in this case you will not be able to use “Google Maps” or at least only to a limited extent.

The use of “Google Maps” and the information obtained through “Google Maps” is according to Google’s Terms of Use

Use of YouTube components with enhanced data protection mode

On our website we use components (videos) of YouTube, LLC 901 Cherry Ave., 94066 San Bruno, CA, USA, a company belonging to Google Inc., Amphitheatre Parkway, Mountain View, CA 94043, USA. To this end, we use the “ - enhanced data protection mode - ” option provided by YouTube.

When you display a page that has an embedded video, a connection will be made to the YouTube server and the content will appear on the website via a communication to your browser.

According to the information provided by YouTube, in “ - enhanced data protection mode -”, data is only transferred to the YouTube server, in particular which of our websites you have visited, if you watch the video. If you are logged onto YouTube at the same time, this information will be matched to your YouTube member account. You can prevent this from happening by logging out of your member account before visiting our website.
Further information about data protection by YouTube is provided by Google under the following link:

Right of access to information

You at all times have the right to be granted access to information regarding your personal data, its origin and recipient as well as the purpose of storage. Information on the stored data can be requested under