Exclusion of liability
The author does not assume any responsibility with regard to the accuracy of the content or whether the information is correct, up to date, reliable and complete. Liability claims against the author for material or immaterial damage resulting from access or use or non-use of the published information, through misuse of the connection or due to technical faults are excluded. All offers are non-binding. The author expressly reserves the right to modify, supplement or delete parts of the sites or the entire offer without any prior notice or discontinue publication temporarily or permanently.
Liability for links
References and links to third-party websites are outside our area of responsibility. Any responsibility for such websites is rejected. These websites are accessed and used at the user's own risk.
The copyrights and all other rights to content, images, photos and other files on the website belong exclusively to Dr. Robert Siegrist or the specifically named rights holders. The copyright holder’s written approval must be obtained in advance for the reproduction of any elements.
Based on Article 13 of the Swiss Federal Constitution and the federal data protection provisions (Data Protection Law [DSG]), everyone is entitled to the protection of their privacy as well as protection of their personal data against misuse. We comply with these provisions. Personal data are treated in a strictly confidential way and neither sold nor passed on to third parties.
In close cooperation with our hosting providers, we make every effort to protect our databases as far as possible against unauthorized access, loss, misuse or counterfeiting.
When accessing our websites, the following data are stored in log files: IP address, date, time, browser request and general information transmitted in relation to the operating system or browser respectively. These usage data form the basis for statistical, anonymous evaluations so that trends can be identified, on the basis of which we can improve our offers accordingly.
Privacy statement for the use of Facebook plugins (like button)
Plugins of the social network Facebook, 1601 South California Avenue, Palo Alto, CA 94304, USA are integrated into our sites. You can recognize the Facebook plugins by the Facebook logo or the "like button” on our site. An overview of our Facebook plugins can be found here: http://developers.facebook.com/docs/plugins/.
When you visit our sites, a direct connection is established between your browser and the Facebook server via the plugin. This provides Facebook with the information that you have visited our site using your IP address. When clicking on the Facebook "like button” while you are logged into your Facebook account, you can link the content of our sites to your Facebook profile. This enables Facebook to assign the visit to our sites to your user account. We would like to point that we, as the provider of the sites, are not informed of the content of the data transmitted of their use by Facebook. Further information in this regard can be found in the Facebook privacy statement at https://www.facebook.com/about/privacy/
If you do not want Facebook to be able to assign the visit to our sites to your Facebook user account, please log out of your Facebook user account.
Privacy statement for the use of Twitter
Functions of the Twitter service are integrated into our sites. These functions are offered by Twitter Inc., 795 Folsom St., Suite 600, San Francisco, CA 94107, USA. By using Twitter and the "re-tweet" function, the websites visited by you are linked to your Twitter account and made known to other users. Among others, data such as the IP address, browser type, domains viewed, sites visited, mobile providers, device and application IDs and search terms are transmitted to Twitter.
You can change your privacy settings on Twitter in Account Settings at http://twitter.com/account/settings. If you have any questions, please contact email@example.com.
Privacy statement for the use of Google Adsense
This website uses AdSense, a service for integrating Google Inc. ads (“Google”). Google AdSense uses so-called "cookies”, text files that are stored on your computer and enable an analysis of the use of the website. Google AdSense also uses so-called web beacons (invisible graphics). These web beacons enable information such as visitor traffic on these sites to be evaluated.
The information generated via cookies and web beacons on the use of this website (including your IP address) and the delivery of advertising formats are transmitted to a Google server in the USA and stored there. Google may share this information with Google affiliates. However, Google will not merge your IP address with other data you have stored.
You can prevent the installation of cookies by selecting the appropriate settings in your browser software; however, please note that, if you do this, you may not be able to use the full functionality of this website. By using this website, you consent to the processing of the data collected in relation to you by Google in the manner described above and for the aforementioned purpose.
Privacy statement for the use of Google Analytics
This website uses Google Analytics, a web analysis service from Google Inc. ("Google"). Google Analytics uses so-called "cookies”, text files that are stored on your computer and enable an analysis of your use of the website. The information generated via the cookie on your use of this website is generally transmitted to a Google server in the USA and stored there. In the event of IP anonymization being activated on this website, your IP address will, however, first be truncated by Google within the area of Member States of the European Union or other parties 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 for the purpose of evaluating your use of the website in order to compile reports on the website activities for the website operator and provide further services associated with the use of the website and use of the Internet. Google will also transmit this information to third parties, where applicable, insofar as this is required by law or these data are processed by third parties on behalf of Google. The IP address transmitted by your browser within the framework of Google Analytics will not be merged with other data by Google.
You can prevent the installation of cookies by selecting the appropriate settings of your browser software; however, please note that, if you do this, you may not be able to use the full functionality of this website. By using this website, you consent to the processing of the data collected in relation to you by Google in the manner described above and for the aforementioned purpose.