General notes

The protection of your personal data is of particular concern to us. We therefore process your data exclusively on the basis of the statutory regulations (DSGVO, TKG 2003).
The storage of your data is only used for the administration of your membership or for the transmission of the newsletter and will not be passed on to third parties with the following exception.
Exception to the transfer of personal data: (i) If you have given your consent to bergundsteigen to send you the bergundsteigen subscription in the course of your membership, your name and address will be passed on to bergundsteigen for regular delivery of the magazine.
The data processing of this homepage is carried out by the Austrian Association for Snow and Avalanches. Contact details can be found in the imprint of this homepage.

Your rights

You are basically entitled to the rights of information, correction, deletion, restriction, data transferability, revocation and objection. If you believe that the processing of your data violates data protection law or your data protection rights have otherwise been violated in any way, you can complain to the supervisory authority. In Austria this is the data protection authority.

Right of withdrawal and cancellation Newsletter

You can obtain information about your personal data stored by the Austrian Association for Snow and Avalanches at any time by sending an e-mail to and you can request that your data be corrected, deleted or blocked at any time. Should you subsequently have objections to the storage, processing and use of your data, you can revoke your consent without stating reasons at the above-mentioned e-mail address.
To cancel the newsletter, click on the unsubscribe link at the end of the newsletter received or simply send an e-mail with your request to Your data will then be immediately deleted from the newsletter distribution list and from our database.

Third party tools

Analysis programs and cookies are used for the statistical evaluation of surfing behaviour and to improve our homepage. All analysis and evaluation are anonymous and cannot be traced back to you. You can object to this analysis or prevent it by not using certain tools.
Most of the cookies used on this homepage are so-called “session cookies”. They are automatically deleted at the end of your visit. Other cookies remain stored on your end device until you delete them yourself. These cookies enable the operator of the homepage to recognize your browser during your next visit.
You can set your browser to inform you about the setting of cookies and to allow cookies only in individual cases, to exclude the acceptance of cookies for certain cases or in general and to activate the automatic deletion of cookies when closing the browser. If you deactivate cookies, the functionality of the homepage may be limited.
Cookies that are required to carry out the electronic communication process or to provide certain functions you have requested are stored on the basis of Art. 6 Para. 1 letter f DSGVO. The website operator has a legitimate interest in the storage of cookies for the technically error-free and optimised provision of his services. Insofar as other cookies (e.g. cookies for analysing your surfing behaviour) are stored, these are treated separately in this data protection declaration.

Server log files

In addition, the following information is collected and stored by the provider of the homepage in the form of server log files: (i) browser type and browser version, (ii) operating system used, (iii) referrer URL, (iv) host name of the accessing computer, (v) time of server request and (vi) IP address.
These data will not be merged with other data sources.
The basis for data processing is Art. 6 para. 1 lit. b DSGVO, which permits the processing of data for the fulfilment of a contract or pre-contractual measures.

SSL- / TLS-encryption

This site uses SSL or TLS encryption for security reasons and to protect the transmission of confidential content, such as newsletter registration or contact information. If SSL or TLS encryption is activated, the data you transmit to us cannot be read by third parties.

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