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Legal Aspects

1. Cookies

RFC Rhine-Alpine uses cookies on its website. Cookies are a common technology which assigns an identification to the browser of the website user that is stored on the user’s computer and is provided upon request. RFC Rhine-Alpine uses both session cookies, which are automatically deleted at the end of a session and serve the purpose of maintaining a connection between server and user while the user navigates the website, and persistent cookies, which are only deleted after the period defined for the website (e.g. two years after the last website visit) and serve the purpose of storing user settings (e.g. language preference) for several sessions or enabling automatic login. By using the website and the respective functions (e.g. language settings, auto-login, tracking), the user consents to the use of persistent cookies.  You can disable the use of cookies in the browser settings or remove cookies from the browser. Please note that blocking or removing cookies may adversely affect your ability to use the website.

2. Privacy Policy

In processing personal data, EEIG Corridor Rhine-Alpine EWIV complies with the German and European data protection rules (acc. to GDPR, General Data Protection Regulation). In general, you can visit our websites without identifying yourself or disclosing any personal information.
When you visit our websites, the following information is saved in log files: IP address, date, time, browser query, and general transmitted information on the operating system and/or browser.
This usage data is used to create anonymous statistical analyses that allow us to identify trends and, consequently, to improve our offering accordingly.
If you contact us voluntarily, your email address is stored in a separate database not connected to the anonymous log files. You may cancel your registration at any time.

3. Emails/Electronic Newsletter

EEIG Corridor Rhine-Alpine EWIV only sends emails or electronic newsletters to users who have opted in to receive messages. If you wish to be excluded from further notifications, you can ask to have your contact information removed from our mailing lists at any time.

4. Referrals and links

The author is not responsible for any contents linked or referred to from his pages - unless he has full knowledge of illegal contents and would be able to prevent the visitors of his site from viewing those pages. If any damage occurs by the use of information presented there, only the author of the respective pages might be liable, not the one who has linked to these pages. Furthermore the author is not liable for any postings or messages published by users of discussion boards, guestbooks or mailing lists provided on his page.

5. Copyright

The author intended not to use any copyrighted material for the publication or, if not possible, to indicate the copyright of the respective object. The copyright for any material created by the author is reserved. Any duplication or use of objects such as images, diagrams, sounds or texts in other electronic or printed publications is not permitted without the author's agreement.

6. Privacy policy

The use of published postal addresses, telephone or fax numbers and email addresses for marketing purposes is prohibited, offenders sending unwanted spam messages will be punished.

7. Legal validity of this disclaimer

This disclaimer is to be regarded as part of the internet publication which you were referred from. If sections or individual terms of this statement are not legal or correct, the content or validity of the other parts remain uninfluenced by this fact.

8. Picture credits

The pictures shown on this website are used thanks to the friendly permission and approval of the authors and/or picture archives of the following companies:

  • ProRail
  • Infrabel
  • Deutsche Bahn AG
  • SBB AG
  • BLS AG
  • RFI 

9. 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 help the website analyze how users use the site. The information generated by the cookie about your use of the website (including your IP address) will be transmitted to and stored by Google on servers in the United States. In case of activation of the IP anonymization, Google will truncate/anonymize the last octet of the IP address for Member States of the European Union as well as for other parties to the Agreement on the European Economic Area. Only in exceptional cases, the full IP address is sent to and shortened by Google servers in the USA. On behalf of the website provider Google will use this information for the purpose of evaluating your use of the website, compiling reports on website activity for website operators and providing other services relating to website activity and internet usage to the website provider. Google will not associate your IP address with any other data held by Google. You may refuse the use of cookies by selecting the appropriate settings on your browser. However, please note that if you do this, you may not be able to use the full functionality of this website. 


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